Theres nothing wrong with the remote nor the ilo TV. my remote got locked out too. i used an old technicians method...BACKTRACK think about what you where doing, up to when the problem occured. for me, i was recording a tv show onto a dvd disk. so i put a disk in, and started recording. i called up a particular control window, which i remember was the last window open, when i stopped the recording. while in this control window, i pushed the video button on my ilo remote control, and to my surprise, the viewing mode window came up. i knew then i had solved my problem. now the remote control is fully recognized by the ilo tv, and i can now switch modes (analog, composite...etc.) before the remote control had been locked out, so i couldn't change viewing modes, or even adjust the volume. i realized that if you shut down recording, while certain control windows are open, it may cause your remote control to be locked out of the system. make sure all of your control windows have been closed, before you stop recording, on your vcr or dvd recorder, and make sure you remember what recording control and selection windows you are using, during recording.
You are not saying if it is with or without remote that you cannot turn up or down your volume please repost again for help.good luck.
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