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Those blinks [flashes] are fault indication (Error Codes). From the number of blinks occur at one time switch ON, you can get an idea about the faulty circuit section inside it. This will make repair easy. These are called blinking codes. Make sure about the exact number of blinking of the standby/power LED, by switching On & OFF the set, for at least two times. Count it carefully. If you wish to get some details, check the site linked here. It has details about blinking codes, and fault locating procedure, to many popular brand TVs and other devices.
If blinks continue without any pause, the main board is faulty.
Search the site by type in the "brand name" to your device, [Exclude the model number] in the "Search box at the top right of the display window of the Homepage" to get gathered related posts.

Sharp LC-32SB23U... | Answered on May 01, 2020

You cant change the aspect ratio. You can stretch and zoom programs . Some programs like movies are in letterbox and you can stretch to fill the screen, but the results are not perfect. Circles will be oval and you will cut off some of the viewable picture. This is normal

Sharp LC-32SB21U... | Answered on Dec 08, 2019

Are you really ask this? Plug it into your HDMI port, then link your Wifi to it. It will put that information on the screen when you turn it on.

Sharp LC-19SB15U... | Answered on Nov 04, 2019

Ok I just dealt with the Sharp customer support for this problem. 1) You need to unplug the TV for 1 full minute and remove the batteries from your remote aswell (this will reset the system)
2) Hold the power button on the remote for 30 seconds with the batteries still out of the remote and the TV still unplugged
3) After the 30 seconds replace batteries then press every button on the remote beginning with the power button in order from left to right and top to bottom (same way you read)
4) Then plug your tv back in and try the remote again.... and the remote and TV should be back in sync.

... let me tell you I thought the lady was crazy when she was telling me this but it worked!

Sharp LC-32SB24U... | Answered on Sep 23, 2019

Contact Sharp support directly to order the service manual

Sharp LC-42A66M... | Answered on Aug 27, 2019

Order the manual directly from Sharp.

Sharp LC-42A66M... | Answered on Aug 27, 2019

Make sure your menu setup setting are correct - HDMI or other source, and make sure the signal incoming is good.

Sharp LC52E77UN... | Answered on Jan 18, 2019

Menu on remote and make sure you have it on wide screen or 16 to 9

Sharp LC... | Answered on Jan 17, 2019

There's a button on the original remote control that does exactly that:

(Please vote or comment if my solution helped you!)

Adjusting PICTURE FLIP Settings
You can set the orientation of the picture.
Directly setting the PICTURE FLIP
Press PIC. FLIP to display the
2 Press PIC. FLIP to change the

Setting the PICTURE FLIP on the
MENU screen
Press MENU to display the MENU
2 Press a/b to move the cursor to
PRESET, and press ENTER.
3 Press a/b to move the cursor to
PICTURE FLIP, and press
4 Press c/d to select the desired
picture flip setting, and press
5 Press MENU to return to the main
The PICTURE FLIP screen automatically
disappears in 3 seconds.
• [NORMAL]: normal image
[MIRROR]: mirror image
[ROTATE]: rotated image
[UPSIDE DOWN]: upside down image

Sharp LC-15AV7U... | Answered on Jan 17, 2019


Remove black line appears on your LCD TV

You may get a vertical black line appeared on your LD screen. Don't panic. You may not have to replace the LCD panel (cost $1K more) or replace the TV. This is likely due to the issue with X-Y control board (either with connector or electronics). Here is the trick, use your hand to apply pressure on the TV frame (the edge if there is one, not directly on the LCD itself) exactly above or below where the line is. I was able to make the line disappeared in a few trials. I have done this 2 to 3 times in the last 3 years. I guess the same may apply to a horizonal black line and you press on the left and the right of where the line is. Good luck and let us know if it works for you.

This tip may work on 1 line of defect. If you have more lines as group or they appear in several areas, you will have a real problem that needs serious repair.

on Oct 31, 2018 | Sharp LC-60LE600U 60" LCD LED TV...

get the right firmware.

Sharp... | Answered on Oct 09, 2018

The tcon bard or the LCD panel is faulty. Can confirm by replacing the TCON board.
If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Pull up older posts....

Sharp... | Answered on Oct 01, 2018

try using the menu, and turn off the 'demo' mode ... this by default has a freeze setting .... hope that works

Sharp LC-32P50E... | Answered on Aug 08, 2018

They are all wrong. I have this TV. What you think is an optical output actually isn't. The only audio output is coaxial and unfortunately it doesn't work with the HDMI inputs. This TV is a headache if your blue ray player only had HDMI.

Sharp LC-42D64U... | Answered on Jul 25, 2018

This is basically a message for no signal on the tv, make sure the tv itself is on the correct input for the type of cable used. The inputs are labled by numbers on the back of the tv. The input can be changed by the button on the side panel of the tv.

Sharp Aqous... | Answered on Jun 29, 2018

If your Roku 3 player is not connecting to WiFi, it is possible that the WiFi signal from the router is out of range. In order to strengthen the signal, move the router and Roku 3 so that there are fewer objects and walls between them.
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Sharp LC... | Answered on May 26, 2018

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