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Initial setup The "Initial Setup" auto program screen keeps flashing on and off intermittantly, more and more frequently, no matter what you try to do to stop it.

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  • gerio Nov 16, 2007

    I have the same problem. Initial setup keeps coming on. had this a few years ago and it eventually went away. Now it is worse as it flips between video 1and 2. The remote does not work when we have this problem.

    We unplugged overnight but it did not help.

  • poattv Nov 17, 2007

    I have the same problem. I have tried so many different solutions. First I tried running the set up, that didn't fix anything. I unplugged it for a few minutes and plugged back in, didn't work. I unplugged it overnight, didn't work. I am kind of out of options now and realize the TV is broken. What a pain in the ass!

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    the initial setup auto program screen keeps flashing on and off how to get rid of that with the cox remote



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I found that the problem was in the Cable box, there was a bad connection in the box, It cost me $240.00 to find this out, a Sony dealer had my set for 8 days and found that the set was ok.

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  • tuyere Mar 01, 2008

    I spent over $225.00 to have my set checked and finally found out that the Directv Tivo box didn't have a good sound connection to the TV set. I changed boxes and have no further problems.



First give it a hard reset. To do this you must unplug the power cord for at least 4 hours; then try again.  This will reset the internal programming and restore it to factory defaults settings. Unplugging for a shorter period of time may not do the trick.

If the hard reset does not solve the problem it has a defective eeprom OR a bad voltage regulator that feeds the controller IC/eeprom set.  In which case you will need a tv tech to dignose the exact fault and determine the defective parts. (There are over 100 parts associated with these functions).

Hope this helps.

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