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I had an outage on my TV and have followed the instructions…

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I had an outage...

I had an outage on my TV and have followed the instructions to connect the TV/receiver and nothing works

Technician's Assistant: What's the brand and model number of your TV? How old is it?

The TV is about 4-5 years old. It is a Samsung

Technician's Assistant: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?

The TV menu does not work and it is the only TV in the house that has this problem

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been an issue with your Samsung? What happened right before this?

This issue happened this morning. I was watching a TV program and the program crashed and I couldn't get it back. Then there was a message on the TV . Gateway access point not found and connection error. I tried the TV this evening after shutting the TV off earlier and now I have the same message

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the TV Expert to know before I connect you?

I don't think so.

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
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Electronics Technician: Aric, Technician replied 2 months ago
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Electronics Technician: Aric, Technician replied 2 months ago

What's the full model number off of the back of the TV and whom is your cable provider (ex: Comcast, Charter, etc.)?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I can't locate the model no. However my cable provider is AT&T
Electronics Technician: Aric, Technician replied 2 months ago

Okay please give me a minute.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
The TV is in another room from the computer and it is difficult to do this on line when I can't see the tv
Electronics Technician: Aric, Technician replied 2 months ago

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
we can talk by phone
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Does this mean that I am paying up to $50 for this information including phone call. Had I known I would not have contacted you
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Delete my request for the phone call
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I am very unhappy with this service. You have not done anything and I do not want to pay you
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