TV

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    Question Tv pauses every second or so

    Hi, i recently had my main board of lg tv replaced with a new one and after mounting, installation and switching on the tv the picture pauses every second and again and again. What could be the problem?
  2. lbmfilipe

    Question SAMSUNG non smart tv keeps changing input

    Hi, i have a samsung le22a656a1d TV which im using as a monitor for my windows PC. Without touching any buttons on the remote, the TV just changes input by itself. I've reseted it multiple times but nothing solves it. Sometimes it takes hours to start changing sometimes it's a question of...
  3. ddk0014

    Question Soundbar, TV box and Chromecast Issue

    Hi ppl. I am trying to connect my Soundbar to work with Android TV box and Chromecast I have currently plugged in Android TV box and Chromecast via HDMI to TV (not HDMI ARC, TV doesn't have ARC or optical inputs/outputs) but unsure how to connect Soundbar Only option I could think of is to use...
  4. Question [W photos] Old RCA DVD player can't be found by Roku smart TV

    [Warning there's quite a bunch of photos in this post showing the items in question & what I've done to troubleshoot trying to get the player to show up on the TV so far] Roku Smart TV: Believe it's the TCL 55R617 (the manual just says R613/R617 bought at BJ's w voice command) Dvd player...
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    Question Why does my laptop automatically use intel graphics for the hdmi port?

    Hey, I recently bought the MSI GF75 9SD-056 and everything has been working fine so far. The only problem i have is when i connect my laptop to my 4k Samsung tv. In games my laptop seems to be choosing the dedicated gpu (gtx 1660ti) but on desktop and when watching movies it seems to be using...
  6. M

    Question Philips 32pfl4007d/77

    Hello everyone. I'm literally at a lost cause now. I have a Philips LCD flat screen tv, model no.32pfl4007d/77. The problem it has, is that it switches on perfectly fine with audio and pictures but the side buttons don't work and neither does the remote but if I keep pressing the volume...
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    Question Unusual Headphone socket Q

    Can anyone tell me what this headphone socket on the back of Hitachi TV? It's marked 3.8V 1A and is smaller dia. than standard 3.5mm. There's a headphone symbol marked around the socket.
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    Question Need help with audio connection

    I cant figure out my audio for my new tv. I replaced a Spectre 46" 4k which had crap internal speakers. I had to get a HDMI to analog converter that would connect to my OLD Sony surround sound system. We just got a 65" LG to replace it but the connection doesn't work the same. I bought a Optical...
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    Question 7 blinks error Panasonic plasma TV

    I have Panasonic plasma TV 42PZ800, it blinks 7 times. Searching around I got the tip that Y-SUS and buffer boards could be defect. A lot of people recommend replacing all of those 3 boards. I ordered new boards and replaced them but it didn't solve the problem. I noticed that we I disconnect...
  10. Gospodarz

    Question Haier Tv problem

    Hello. I have a problem with a Haier Tv Le32c800H. I was in options menu, and accidentaly hit some option that keep poping up screen with "Haier inspired living, DVB, USB video, etc" and now i can't use the remote Control or even buttons on the TV... There's a way to repair this problem? Problem...
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    Question Sharp tv still won't power after new main and power supply board

    Hey first time posting on here but I'm sure it won't be the last. I bought a broken Sharp tv that didn't power. I've replaced the main and power supply board with no change. Once plugged in, the power light will come on but when I hit the power button, the light will dim like it's running out...
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    Question Universal remote and Receiver

    Hi, I bought a Universal Remote as I don't have one for my receiver, connected it to my receiver and I cannot seem to get access to the setup menu from on the receiver. I can change the volume and the program channel, though when pressing the MENU button on the remote nothing seems to happen...
  13. Aribs

    Question Mirroring TV to screen

    I want to connect a screen to my smart TV to only mirror the picture. Is it possible using only a cable of some sorts? Ps. No pc connected.
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    Question Samsung cracked TV screen

    I have a 55" TV, purchased in October. We were watching the TV on 31st May, and it made a loud popping noise and then showed a spider web pattern on the screen. I contacted my retailer, who told me to contact Samsung. I called Samsung, who eventually arranged for an engineer to collect the TV...
  15. markc1999

    Question HDMI pinout for Sylvania TV

    Where can i find this? Model LD320SS8 I want to connect a breakout board to it
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    News Prime Day Preview: $10 Off Our Favorite Streaming Sticks

    From Roku's 4K Streaming Stick to Google's rarely discounted Chromecast Ultra, our favorite streamers are currently on sale. Prime Day Preview: $10 Off Our Favorite Streaming Sticks : Read more
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    Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar

    Bose's stylish soundbar has never been this cheap before. Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar : Read more
  18. henrytcasey

    You Shouldn't Pay $100 and Still See Roku's Ads

    Even if you drop a ton of money on a Roku, you still get ads. You Shouldn't Pay $100 and Still See Roku's Ads : Read more
  19. henrytcasey

    Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch

    From the next shows you need to binge to the latest Spider-Man movie, here are the TV shows and movies to keep an eye out for. Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch : Read more
  20. Marshall Honorof

    Info 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery

    If you've got an unquenchable thirst for sci-fi action until Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 airs, these 10 series should tide you over. 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery : Read more
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    Review Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV

    The Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) may not wow you with pristine picture and sound, but it offers pretty great quality for the money, and offers a collection of smart features that feel like a steal. Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV : Read more
  22. Marshall Honorof

    Discussion Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5

    Without the influence of 'Babylon 5', 'Game of Thrones' might not exist as the cultural phenomenon it is today. Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5 : Read more
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    Question Samsung PS64E550D1M Display Issue - Issue with picture, hardly visible

    The TV currently turns on, plays sound and displays image but it the image is hardly visible, lower quality and quite dark. I try to change settings on the TV like screen settings (e.g. changing brightness/contrast to see if it changes how the image looks) and no effect so I'm sure something...
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    Question Senior Simple Smart TV?

    My 93 year old parent loves to watch QVC but the channel is not provided on her cable feed. However, QVC Live is available on YouTube. The struggle is that with her Smart TV, she needs to switch from the cable input to the Apps, to YouTuve and then try to find QVC on the YouTube app. No small...
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    Question Voice control

    Recently my son (fully disabled and bed bound) has discovered Alexa, and enjoys the freedom it gives him, and wishes to extend that freedom to TV. He mainly uses Netflix and Vudu. We have tried using a fire cube, but that doesn't support vudu. Tried a Google home which just wants to cast from...
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    Question DSTV decoder audio sound extremely low for all channels yet picture is fine. HELP!!!!

    May someone assist me. I am having problems with sound from my decoder. Every channel including radio channels have the same low volume. Eversince my LED TV got spoilt my decoder lost volume. I recently purchased a new TV and noticed that the sound is so minimum that you have to take the...
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    How can I hook up Samsung TV HDMI to alpine head unit with ai inpuy

    I want to run the sound through my head unit TV doesn’t have RCA jacks I can get a conversion for RCA to AI Cable but I need an AI to HDM1 Cable will the to even be able to communicate
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    External speakers for SPDIF TV?

    I have an old Philips 47PFL3603D/F7 (https://www.usa.philips.com/c-p/47PFL3603D_F7/119-cm-47-inch-full-hd-1080p/specifications). It has SPDIF output & HDMI v1.3. I am wondering if I need SPDIF specific speakers or if SPDIF works with regular coax cables. Also, if I plug my game system &...
  29. B

    How connect my Acer laptop ES1-512 to my Samsung smart tv?

    I connected the HDMI cable from laptop to tv press FN-F5 buttons but nothing is coming out the TV why?
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    LG TV 37LD655H restart loop

    I NEED latest firmware FOR BAD IN-START CONFIG OR SOLUTION FOR THIS .. TV IS LOOP AND RESETING LG 37LD655H-UA
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    Philips TV sound no picture

    Trying to diagnose an issue with my Philips Ambilight TV (50PFT6510) that has recently decided not to display anything at all but I can hear sound and see the ambilights change etc.I have tried both HDMI ports and the antenna input from a few different sources (Laptop, Virgin media Tivo box...
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    Does Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD support Audio Return Channel? Thanks...

    I have a Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD TV. I'm connecting it to a new receiver using the available HDMI port. There is an HDMI/ARC capability mentioned with the receiver if the old TV offers that capability. How can I know if it does? Thank you!
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    Audio Optical TV to receiver.

    Trying to connect a Samsun Smart TV Model # UN65NU6900F to a Sony STR-DH750 Receiver so that the audio from the TV goes through the receiver. I have connected a Digital Audio Optical cables from the TV’s audio optical output to the TV audio optical input of the receiver. I have changed the Tv’s...
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    Cracked tv repair

    I have a samsung 65 curved tv and i just need to get the screen i can install it myself
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    Sharp Television Not Working

    I found a sharp 43” television laying up against a tree brought it home plugged it up it powers on screen is lit but when I push menu button nothing appears on screen. Model number is LC-43UB30U. Does anyone have any idea what the problem could be or have herd of this problem?
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    Sony Products (Android Apps)

    I am trying to find out if I can add android apps from the google play store to my Sony Bravia TV as well as to my Sony UBP-X700 streaming blu ray player. Trying to see if I can add Gears TV to the devices before purchasing another Nvidia shield player.
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    No digital audio out on Samsung smart TV UN65KS8500FXZA

    I want to connect a sonos playbase to the Samsung tv that does not have a digital audio output. This TV has a one connect box that has a HDMI-ARC connection, but there is no HDMI on the speaker. Right now the speaker is connected through the Directv optical output, which works but when I set...
  38. W

    can I connect Roku to model number ELEFW195

    Can I connect Roku to this element tv model ELEFW195
  39. T

    How to connect 2.1 speakers with my LED TV?

    I have a LG LED Tv Model number (42LS5700-TB). How can I connect my 2.1 stereo speakers with that? For further reference about my speakers Model number(Tricom T-3200) they have 1 woofer and 2 Left and Right speakers connected with the woofer and to connect my TV with that I just have a 3.5mm...
  40. M

    How to get Surround System from my TV

    Hi, I've got a LG Smart TV (65UJ752T-TB) and a Philips DVD HTS (HTS3548W) and i can't get surround system from my TV. Im using a HDMI cable and connected it to my TV's HDMI ARC... I've changed TV's sound settings to HDMI-ARC and same with my HTS and nothing. The HTS works perfectly fine and...
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    How do I program my Genie Direct Tv remote to operate my new Element Tv? I just need the code

    Remote programming. I need the code to program my Genine Direct TV remote in order to operate my Element Tv
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    Pricing for a used Samsung 32" 720p tv?

    Hello everyone, I want to sell my tv now, but I am wondering what price I should ask for. I bought it 2 years ago. The tv is Samsung Electronics UN32J4000C 32-Inch 720p LED TV (2015 Model). http:// Thanks!
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    When i hook my computer up to my tv thru my hdmi cable they do not match up. The computer will have one wallpaper on it and th

    My computer and tv both have pictures when hooked thru hdmi but will not link up the same and i cant watch movies or do anything from computer to tv. Is this maybe a short in my hdmi or a me thing?
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    Trying to hook a Sony VCR to an Element tv to be able to record to a vhs

    I already have the tv cable going in and out of it, but whenever I try to record something, when I playback it just says no signal. The vcr keeps setting itself to channel 2, I don’t know if that’s good or not, it skips channel 3 (the one the tv streamed to) please help me record onto a vhs :3
  45. M

    On then off TV power

    My 1994 50 inch hitachi won't stay powered on.
  46. T

    How do I get color to show using Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv

    No color Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv
  47. R

    Optical plug in and HDMI

    Hello. I have samsung tv 55" UHD 4K Smart and bose sound bar 700. I connected to tv, but still no sound. How to fix this problem? No sound on HDMI and optical cable.
  48. R

    Connect hifi, chromecast, blu-ray and tv

    Hi everyone I'm looking at buying a chromecast device and at the moment my panasonic blu-ray and sony bravia tv are connected to my LG hifi system. I don't want to keep unplugging Audio RAC CABLE from blu-ray and plugging into tv when i want to watch netfliks through Chromecast..?
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    Harman Kardon AV 325 to not very good tv

    Good day, i was fortunate enough to meet a disgruntled wife looking to make some changes I can only assume. Harman Kardon AVR 325, Harman Kardon AVR 320, pinnacle AC sub 100, MTX audio SW1010, 3 MTX multi purpose speakers, Samsung blu ray DVD re write ATC digital tuner, power Max 4300, and...
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    LP-S08 soundbar connections to

    UN32N5300AFXZA 32" 1080p Smart LED TV (Samsung) and a LP-S08 soundbar...trying to connect. The LP-S08 box and instructions say "easy" my brain says not enough of the right configured plugs included. It looks like the soundbar takes a 3.5mm Aux (male) and the TV something squarish. And are...
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    No way to use Element TV manually? (model E4SFT5017)

    Hey everyone, I recently purchased a new Element TV - 50" 4K LED Smart (model # E4SFT5017), and the remote I received with the package was defective. They have agreed to send me a replacement remote, but while waiting for it to arrive I have been trying to use the TV manually and it seems I...
  52. T

    surround receiver only producing sound in one set of speakers

    I have a kenwood AV surround receiver from 1999 (5:1) with all of the speakers connected to the receiver and i’m looking to connect the receiver to my TV. However, the couplets of speakers all have separate rca jacks ( in detail: a red and white jack for the rear speakers; a red and white jack...
  53. J

    Visio TV, Samsung Sound Bar, Harmon AVR 245 receiver

    How can I hook up my Visio TV, Samsung SoundBar, and Harmon AVR 245 receiver that’s already powering my 4 corner speakers??
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    Blue ray player isn't being recognized by tv.

    I recently bought a new blueray player (LG). For some reason the signal from the player isn't being received by the tv (LG also). it states "no signal". I have tried changing HDMI cables. Using different HDMI ports on the TV. All of the ports on the tv work as demonstrated by the Roku box...
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    Solved! How do I turn off the sound on my Toshiba TV?

    The settings have no option for this. The TV sound is competing with my newly installed sound bar. There are settings for sound, but no option for "OFF"
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    live wave antenna

    how good is the new live wave tv antenna that plugs into an electrical outlet?
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    Unstable HDR signal from PC to 4k Samsung TV????

    I’m at my whits end trying to figure this out I am trying to pass a 4k/60hz/HDR signal from my computer to my TV using a newly purchased HDMI 2.0b cable. The HDMI is connected to my Gigabyte G1 GTX 1080 through 2.0b capable HDMI port, routed through a 30ft new HDMI 2.0b cable (link posted...