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Flying spots , had...

Flying spots , had a tech replace hdmi board through directv insurance. had problems with first two boards now it has started again

Technician's Assistant: Are you getting any error messages when you try to connect to DirecTV?

None connects fine no flying spots on antenna.

Technician's Assistant: How is your internet connection? Have you tried unplugging your modem and router, then plugging them back in?

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

Not a smart tv however the blueray player and switch are fine mith internet

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TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago
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TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago

What is the make and model number of the device you are having difficulty with?

Please clarify what you mean by "flying spots"?

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TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago

I haven't heard back from you yet - please reply and let me know if you still need assistance with this.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Older vizio model number E470VL. Flying spots are flashing white spots that flash very fast.This model has florescent back light, is not a led model.
TV Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago

Are the spots always in the same place, or do they move around?

Do the spots also affect the on-screen menu?

Are all inputs affected?

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