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Can't get my new wii to work

I've plugged in everything. I have green lights on the console and when I try input on the tv remote nothing happens. I unplugged console and main
connection to the tv and then re-plugged it in after a couple minutes.
Nothing.

Circuit City says they will will fix it for $150!!! No thanks. Can you help me?

Nana

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Hello.
Most likely it is not your console. Depending on what type of TV it is there may be many different inputs in the back. My HDTV has 5! It can get confusing. If you have it connected directly to the TV, note which ports the cables are plugged into, then make sure the TV is in the correct output mode. Ex...cables are hooked to Video 1 in, set TV to Video 1 output. Now if you are hooked up through a DVD or VCR player it could be different. If you are hooked up to your VCR and the VCR is hooked up to the TV, the VCR would need to be powered on also. It would be the same for a DVD player. I really hope this helps you. The Wii is very fun!
I wish you much luck. If you have any more questions, please do not hesitate to click on my "Ask Me" button.
Thank you.

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