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Input selection just scrolls around...
Input selection just scrolls around and around. Will not stop.
Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Mike G., Technician replied 11 months ago
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Hello, I am Mike, the real life technician assigned to help you. Sorry to hear you are having problems....
Are you available to chat with me right now?

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TV Technician: Mike G., Technician replied 11 months ago

How long have you had the tv?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Six year old Toshiba tv. Inpoots selection will not stop scrolling
TV Technician: Mike G., Technician replied 11 months ago

So you have had the tv for 6 years... When did it start doing this problem?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
At least a month including a week that we were gone
TV Technician: Mike G., Technician replied 11 months ago

Please try this:
-unplug the tv POWER cord from the wall outlet.

-rub your fingers vigerously across all the buttons on the tv, back and forth.
-plug in the tv power cord and turn on.

-still have the same issue?

REPLY back here and tell me what happens.

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