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Remote stopped working

We replaced the batteries but the remote for the Sharp LC-52SB55U does not work at all. Not sure if this is a problem with the remote or the TV.

I also tried resetting the TV's settings back to the factory default just in case there was a setting that stopped the remote from working.

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  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2009

    New TV set remote did work and then stopped. Took remote back to Best Buy salesman said he reset it by holding down two buttons at the same time. worked set in the store but it still will not work mine at home.

  • dauphine13 Feb 11, 2009

    The remote stopped working. I suspect though it is the tv and not the remote. My IR sensor still picks up something. I had my direct TV remote working with volume for the TV as well and at the same time this stopped working, which leads me to believe it is the tv and not the remote since the direct tv remote still works for all direct tv dvr features except the volume and mute.

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Frpm baldmeaney i unpluged my tv same model for 5 min and all was well again . this may work for you . good luck!

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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    amishparekh Apr 19, 2012

    Great solution! I unplugged the TV as suggested for 5 mns and the restarted the same. Problem just vanished as I was able to now use the Dish TV's as well as the original Sharp RC. Thanks, "baldmeaney."

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