20 Most Recent Hisense TA42P40M 42 in. Plasma Television Questions & Answers

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so whats the remote you have there?
6/14/2021 5:42:29 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Jun 14, 2021
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My Hisense TV just stopped working is there a reset button

What if the menu doesn't stay on long enough to get the lock setting changed Is there a way if we take the backing cover off to reset TV?
6/24/2018 2:20:11 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Jun 24, 2018
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HISENCE PLASMA TV OSD LOCKED

ok any one with the problem having a lock osd on the hisense plasma screen this is what you need to do to unlock the osd
you will need the tv remote control to hand ....
press the menu button on the side of the tv .. you will have a display message saying osd locked ......
now press the menu button again so the same message comes up again then press the number 9 on you original remote for the tv ...
job done osd now unlocked....... hope this helps
you can only unlock the osd with the tv remote there is no other way, so if you dont have one you will need to get one to do this.
3/20/2017 10:33:49 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Mar 20, 2017
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My son knocked my hisense 42 inch tv over and now the picture looks shattered, and the plastic screen is dented. Can it be fixed with replacement parts

The LCD screen has been broken. The screen is the single most expensive part of the unit. It is normally not cost effective to repair them. Replacement is the best option. Prevent tip-overs in the future by either wall-mounting the device or by tethering the unit to a wall with the tether kit that is supplied with most units.
8/5/2016 4:24:06 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Aug 05, 2016
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How to connect Hi-sense plasma television to dell windows 8 laptop? Can Hdmcable be connected if not what are the other options?

Computer HDMI ports don't usually pass the sound from the computer on the cable. You have to use a cable between the PC and the PC audio IN connection on the TV. This is usually a 3.5 mm stereo audio cable.
7/23/2016 5:43:38 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Jul 23, 2016
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How to change the source without the remote. I have misplaced it.

What to do when my Hisence 32 inch tv do not want to accept no universal remote the original remote is lost. is the tv lock?
11/16/2015 12:23:53 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Nov 16, 2015
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How to turn off CC on hisense tv

It might be your Dish remote. There are red, green, yellow, and blue buttons right above the middle of the dish remote. Try pushing the green one. It should let you toggle between cc on or off.
10/4/2015 9:21:57 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Oct 04, 2015
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Is this have a hd tuner built in?

No it does not. It has ntsc which is the old standard and wont work with digital signal, the set also has enhanced definintion (EDTV) and it can handle HD but is not true HD.
9/6/2015 2:06:29 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Sep 06, 2015
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Parental lock code put in tv. How do you cancel this? This is a hotel and set by previous guest.

restore to factory default through the settings menus on the remote control, this should clear all passwords
7/8/2015 1:53:28 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Jul 08, 2015
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Need help to lighten the picture. Screen to dark to see the menu

Back - light problem. Check and replace damaged component/s at its back-light inverter board, or replace this board as card basis. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts. It will be best to replace the inverter board as card basis. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/ In some models of LCD TVS; the backlight inverter and its T'Con board will be a part of the panel itself, and will be a built-in type inside the LCD panel. If so, they can't be replaced. In this case; a panel replacement is the only repair. For some other models, the backlight inverter section circuit will be a part of the main power supply regulator [SMPS]. To such sets, the power supply section circuit too should trouble shoot. Contact any service technician. The circuit will differ with models and versions.
6/24/2015 1:00:33 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Jun 24, 2015
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I change the main board on my hisense tv 46" and it dont power up what must i do

Fault with the main power supply regulator board. Check and replace damaged component/s at its main power regulator [SMPS] section circuit. Contact any service technician. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/ It will be best to replace the power supply regulator board as card basis rather than making "Surgery" to it; which usually will make loss for both money and time. Even though you can make it right, it will cost around an amount equal to the cost of a new board; including the cost of (spare parts + service charge) More to say, most of the spare parts to it will be difficult to get from open electronic spare part market. This is true to most of the flat panel TV power supply boards; irrespective of its brand and screen size.
12/1/2014 1:10:34 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Dec 01, 2014
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How to decrease the width of the tv screen

I am not familiar with your particular TV but I have sets from 3 different makers that all handle the problem you describe a little differently via the remote provided with the TV. One uses a Format button that allows you to go through each picture type as you press the button until you find the one you like best. Another has a Pic Size button that uses a pop-up menu that allows you to use the arrow keys to scroll through each type. The last one and most limited in choices requires you to go into the Menu from the remote and make changes through Settings or Setup to change the picture. Hopefully this may help.
10/18/2014 6:43:27 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Oct 18, 2014
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How do I get my TV to reset it is a 47 inch flat screen

Sounds like fault in its main board. To make it a hard reset, just unplug the TV from AC mains wall socket, and re-plug it back after 15 minutes or so. This procedure will make it a hard reset. If you want to make it a system reset [Factory Reset]; you have to enter its service mode option, and select the factory reset option. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts. Surf the site with patience. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/ Service mode entry, adjust and exit procedure to many popular brand TVs are given. Never forget to exit the service mode, after all adjustments have been done.
10/13/2014 3:31:23 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Oct 13, 2014
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Can hdmi cable be connected from laptop to tv

No. VGA cable should be used. Electro help
9/10/2014 4:55:22 PM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Sep 10, 2014
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Why would my remote stop working?

Check the remote control for its infrared emission. Check it with fresh batteries. If it is found OK, check and replace the infrared sensor inside the TV. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. It has details about how to check a remote control; by one among the post. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
9/8/2014 7:40:28 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Sep 08, 2014
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Why does my plamsa tv heats up so quickly

Check whether the ventilation over the cooling fat at its top back side are blocked with dust, or check whether the fans do work.If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts. Surf the site with patience. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
8/30/2014 3:48:37 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Aug 30, 2014
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Tv stuck on stand by

Main board fault. Shorted component/s at it. Contact any service technician; or the authorized service center. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts. http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
8/7/2014 4:06:20 AM • Hisense TA42P40M... • Answered on Aug 07, 2014
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