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Can't get video option off tv

My remote is not working at this time and I am trying to get the video option off the tv to watch regular tv. I went to menu and nothing there. Can anyone please tell me what to do.

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  • volleybasbal Feb 07, 2009

    i dont have the original tv remote but i programmed a remote to it and my remote turns the tv on and off but it wont let me get the tv off of video



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Don't see what kind of tv you have. Look on the remote to see if there is an input or source button. If it is there you must have a remote that works. Sometimes depending on the remote you can take the remote apart and clean and dry with rubbing alcohol and try again

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