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65S500 will not turn off

When I press the power button TV will not turn off and goes to the magic focus, once magic focus is done image comes back with no volume, press power again and sound comes back, but unit will not turn off, I have to unplug it.

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Re: 65S500 will not turn off

Check to see if you have it set to do the Magic Focus on turn-off. It is in the menu under setup.

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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You must have the original remote to do complete convergence adjustments. Remote method: Press MAGIC FOCUS button on front panel to start the magic focus. When magic focus is running, press MAGIC FOCUS again. STOP should appear onscreen. Immediately press RECALL or STATUS on the remote (must be pressed before STOP vanishes). The set is now in DCAM (Digital Convergence Adjustment Mode). Manual method: Remove the front grill and access panel or reach around from the back and press the little pushbutton located in the front left corner of the PC board, next to the Digital Convergence Module.
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TV automatically turns magic focus mode on when the power button is pressed on the remote and even manually.

I have this problem starting today. Unfortunately, others who have fixed it have done the following.

* Unplug TV for hours and it worked

* Buying manual switch to the outlet or surge protector and switch power off that way.

It appears that I'm in no mood to spend hundreds to get this fixed for hundreds of dollars and just going the Radio Shack route of buying a switch which would probably be more of savings. But needless to say, I hope that is the only problem I have.

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