Question about Samsung SPN4235 42 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

Samsung HDMI issue

My 2006 Samsung 50 inch plasma tv's HDMI ports (1&2) stopped working. When you turn on the cable box or the DVD player, there is a picture and sound for aprox. 5 Sec. then the screen turns bright green and it's just sound. If I hook up the componant cables it works fine (just not a clear as HDMI). Any sugestions?

Posted by on

  • retcpd Sep 25, 2008

    Similiar problem with my 46 in Samsung DLP not reading my DVI connection. Had to use compnent cables.

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    My samsung tv flickers off and on when I use the HDMI cable

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 93 Answers

Have you try to replace your HDMI cable?I recommend you to pick up a good Monster HD700 HDMI cable from a local retail store like best buy or circuit city.In case it isn't the cable problem,you could return it.
However,when you are a using the HDMI cable,it is normally either have both picture and sound or nothing at all.Are you sure you didn't hook up the audio OUTPUT from your TV back to a receiver input?
Or even an optical output from the TV to the receiver?
solutiondoct

Posted on Nov 06, 2008

  • Michael Ackerman Sep 13, 2013

    already changed the caps on the power supply. now i have this hdmi problem. i use the cable for testing its fine

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

How to get video from dvd to tv


Use HDMI wire if you have that option than simply tune TV to HDMI 1 or HDMI 2 etc depending which one you connect it to .
OR. analog ( R C A ) cables analog. Output from DVD player to imput tv """ red is right white. Is left sound. Yellow is video pay attention to where you are plugging on TV.video 1 or 2 or 3 Since you will have to go to ( video. Or imput ) on your TV to access the DVD player. Another words your cable box is a TV imput . You're doing is also a TV imput You have to tune it to be able to watch it

Feb 16, 2015 | Universal 40-42 Inch Flat Screen Panel...

1 Answer

I have a beko 37 inch hd ready tv i recently go the sky hd box . my tv only has one hdmi port and i also have a samsung blu ray dvd player which only has a hdmi connection i got a switcher box for the hdmi...


It is possible the hdmi cable that you are using is faulty. The reason I say this is because you have multiple signals that pass through a hdmi cable (19 pins in it means 19 wires to carry signals). The more the cable gets moved and bent, you increase the chances of creating a short or re-connecting a short if moved from one tv to another. This is the best case scenario as it is easier to replace the cable and less costly. Since you already connected the the dvd directly to the tv, and I am presuming that you have working devices running through the switch and you can eliminate that as the problem. If you do not have working devices on your switch or directly into your tv, and you have tried multiple hdmi cable and still nothing, the hdmi connector on your tv is probably bad and that would be the worse case scenario.

Nov 03, 2013 | Philips Televison & Video

3 Answers

HDCP AUTHORIZATION FAILURE- HDMI PORT DISABLED


i just had it happen half hr ago and pulled power cable out of box for few seconds and plugged it back in...turned it on and it basically reset itself works great now

Apr 15, 2012 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Plasma tv showing "Mode not supported" message


YOU HDMI SWITCHER IS DEFECT OR YOUR TV IS NOT COMPATIBLE

Apr 24, 2010 | Samsung PN58B860 58 in. HDTV Plasma TV

1 Answer

Hooked up cable box, wii box and dvd player to new lg 50 inch 720p plasma tv... all external components work, however, dvds and wii only show in black and white - no color...


Connect the Wii and the DVD player to different ports on the TV to and any other device to the port in which the Wii and the DVD player were connected to check if the issue is with the port.

If other devices also display in black and white after connecting them to the port to which the Wii and the DVD player were originally connected then the ports require servicing.

Dec 01, 2009 | LG 50PX5D 50 in. Plasma HDTV

1 Answer

TV does not always recognize the DVD player


that's a firmware problem where your tv's firmware does not handshake with your dvd's firmware. This could be from your dvd's software being to old for your tv to understand it. HDMI (TDMS Technology) still has Alot of catching up too do with 3rd generation tv's. Alot of HDMI devices still have the first gen software loaded into them. So a tv after 2005 won't work with HDMI from 2003 (1st gen). Most tv's made after 2007 have software that's "backward compatible" so they will work with first gen HDMI.

How does your tv perform outside this problem???

Feb 10, 2009 | Samsung PN50A550 50 in. Plasma TV

1 Answer

I have connected my DVD/VCR to my Samsung 32 inc television but I get no sound


I had a strange issue yesterday too.

Our Samsung DVD/VCr all in one combo did a similar thing.

I used the HDMI cable for the DVD into the TV input labeled HDMI/DVD. That worked okay.

But the VCR part didn't work.
At one point I got sound but no picture. Using the RCA cables in the back on another input "Component 1"

I was trying to squeeze the best picture out of the player using the S-VHS cable.

I thought it did picture only, but the Plasma seems to be more picky about input sources.

I got everything to work keeping the DVD as a separate HDMI to Plasma TV feed.
The VCR was 3 RCA's Yellow (picture) red and white for stereo sound.

I then reset (toggled through the inputs to "reset" the TV.

It finally worked but I was two days mulling it over.

See if this works for you.
My TV was a Panasonic Plasma, but shouldn't matter.
Skip the S-VHS line and connect the inoputs with the TV off.
You MAy need to go into the input of set up menu on the TV (ours had a wrench as an icon) and set the Component 1 or 2 to "VCR".

Aug 04, 2008 | Samsung Televison & Video

6 Answers

UPCONVERT DVD PLAYER HDMI PROBLEM


I have the same issue with this player hooked up to a Samsung 58 inch 1080p plasma.

Jun 06, 2008 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

HDMI f/ dvd, dvr, receiver and tv


best set up if you have all hdmi is to have all your components go into the receiver ie. hd cable box, dvd etc. by using the hdmi output from the player(s) to the hdmi input to the receiver. next use one hdmi cable from the receiver to the tv then your laughing.

good luck

smeags

Dec 31, 2007 | Onkyo TX-SR605 Receiver

Not finding what you are looking for?
Samsung SPN4235 42 in. Plasma HDTV Logo

851 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

72640 Answers

Henry  Thomas
Henry Thomas

Level 3 Expert

1074 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1667 Answers

Are you a Samsung Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...