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Have ? thorn 65inch smart 4k TV. When i select input on remote control and select smart tv to access apps the Android logo stays there and loops. Is there anyway to do a hard reset. I have looked for a reset button cant find one also disconnected tv and held the power and V- down button down still cant reset. Any help is appreciated

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  • John Perring
    John Perring Jun 26, 2020

    Andorid logo just loops when you you select input then select smart tv.

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How do I reset my Smart TV Android?

How to hard reset your Android TV

  1. Unplug the power cord.
  2. Press and hold the reset button on the bottom of the device.
  3. While holding the button, plug the power cord back in and continue holding the button until you see "Google" on your TV.
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  • John Perring
    John Perring Jun 26, 2020

    I don't have a reset button on tv

  • Andrew Taylor
    Andrew Taylor Jun 26, 2020

    The On Off button.

  • John Perring
    John Perring Aug 04, 2020

    Ok I will try holding on off button. Does the tv need to be on smart tv input or just the normal tv input. Hope this works im about to throw this thorn tv in bin. Sick of the android logo looping when smart tv input is selectedm

  • Andrew Taylor
    Andrew Taylor Aug 04, 2020

    No none of them do. You reset by reinstalling the Android software as detailed in the link.

    Your television has an On Off button on the set. Disconnect the wall plug. Count to 20. Plug back in and within 5 seconds press and hold the On button on the set.

    Thorn is not a good make. Samsung is the brand leader these days followed by Toshiba, Sony and LG in no particular order.

  • Andrew Taylor
    Andrew Taylor Aug 04, 2020

    This is an Australian set? I can't find a maker for it, just auctions trying to get rid of them.

  • Andrew Taylor
    Andrew Taylor Aug 04, 2020

    https://www.techhive.com/article/3316544...

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