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I have a 42" flatscreen Panasonic from 2007. Spoke to Direct

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I have a 42" flatscreen Panasonic from 2007. Spoke to Direct TV tech last night , she said my tv output is not talking to the receiver. She said I need a code from my original remote to correct it. I cannot find the remote. What do I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Welcome

Are you saying you are getting no signal so no pic no sound from the box?

Anthony

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Screen is black and red light is blinking.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Pleas call !
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

I do not use the phone call option sorry

The light will be blinking and pausing like 3 blinks pause 3 blinks ?please let me know the amount of blinks between pauses please

Anthony

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Please call I will pay the $18.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What stps can I take to get the tv to get input to the receiver?
Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

Please understand I do not use justanswer phone call option I am a verified tech by justanswer using the site like you are, the best option for troubleshooting is the text option

Expert:  Anthony_Infotech replied 1 year ago.

I need to know how many times the light blinks between pauses like I indicated above

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
You keep sending texts that I can not answer. You are wasting my time and the time on my phone. Stop the texts.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The blinks are 7 then a break.
Expert:  Neil Rowe replied 1 year ago.

I just tried to call...

7 blinks Driver SOS 2 SU / SD / SS Boards (SC floating voltage area)

It can be one of four boards that need replacing, the three above as well as the power supply board. Did you want to repair this yourself?