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Everything But The TV

My new 890 works great on the Amplifier, DVD and Digital Box but it won't turn on the TV. I have repeatedly followed the "Help" process on line from Logitech and still nothing. Somebody..... HELP.

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This FAQ on the Logitech website gives you detailed solutions. Please read all points!
http://logitech-en-amr.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/logitech_en_amr.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=2367

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I have found when you are not able to control devices, a firmware update will sometimes fix the issue. If you do not know how to do a firmware update, please look at the following link:

http://logitech-en-emea.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/logitech_en_emea.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=10747

If the firmware update does not work, you may have to learn the power commands from the original remotes. The following link shows how this is done:

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