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Tv wont turn on

I believe that I screwed it up by using a remote that was for a sharp vcr player that has the tamper proof button it. i was pushing buttons on it to see if it worked but apparently i pushed the wrong buttons because the tamper proof button stays on and i cant do anything on it now do i have to get the correct remote for it now or can i use the one i have and get that tamper proof lite to quit working or what. please help bearingman

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Re: tv wont turn on

I looked this set up, and Unfortanatly there is no universal remote that will unlock the set and also theres no way to do it without the original remote. Sorry to be the one with bad news. Also the right remote is available at 1-800-remotes or for about 52 bucks + shipping. Good Luck

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