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Plasma tv frozen or locked and remote and tv buttons dont work

My samsung plasma TV is sort of stuck in one channel (source). I was playing around with options and now my TV is on S-Video and the remote and manual buttons under TV dont work. Tried changing batteries and unplugging T.V and nothing. Any help please....When I unplug the TV and plug it back on the tv powers its seld and is still on S-Video. The light on the TV blinks when I press the remote or the buttons on TV but nothing happens. Its almost like its locked....Please help

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This is the best solution for your problem as a 40 year experience with wires etc. Go to the source of your cable signal connector . Open it and clean the terminals with emery paper , sand the end of the cable shiny clean from corrosion , get a new barrel connectors with gold terminals if possible lengthen the ends of the cable , insert and tighten good, use thick rg-16 or rg 40 cable with good insulation ends crimped professionally with a crimpier or buy ready made , not from dollar store. Get a gold plated professional splitter if you need one or two , it will cost about 15 or more each . Make the cable runs as short as possible, using the thick good cables. If needed get a signal magnifier. From radio shack or the source etc. Connect them good and tight . Ground the splitters . Problem solved , you will get crystal clear channel 2 to 7 including 3 and 4 . Isolate the TV cable from other cables and power wires. Vitally

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