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Shahid
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Experience:  I have been repairing electronic gear since 1993 as a qualified Sony tech
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Tv on green sky box on green but black screen have tried I

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Tv on green sky box on green but black screen have tried I put button to check channel still black screen
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I'll assist you. I'm sorry you're having trouble with it. I need additional info to troubleshoot the issue.1- Could you please get me the model number written on back of TV?2- What video devices/ sources (such as cable box DVD player etc) are connected to TV and does the problem occur on all video input sources?Thanks.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
Phone call may not help at this early stage as I need basic info requested in previous reply to troubleshoot the problem.Thanks.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
KDL-32V5810 skybox & dvd player
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No other attachments
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for TV model number info.- Does TV turn On and show menu?- Does power indicator light on TV turn On or blink when press power button on TV or its remote?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tv has black screen only however power light goes on & off on remote that is working
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
OK, do you get Sky channel sound from TV as screen stays black?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
OK, but power light stays green and doesn't turn to flashing red, is this correct?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No if I turn it off it goes red
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
I understand, I need to know when you turn On the TV, its power light turns to green and stay green as long as you turn the TV Off, correct?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
That was correct but now when I try to turn it off it stays green!
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
ah OK - Have you tried to unplug TV power cord from wall socket for 10 minutes to reset, replug back in and check?If not yet, can you try it now and reply back with the result?If it doesn't fix the issue, we would try next step.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Have done that a few times
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
OK, have you tried to update TV firmware?If not yet, please go to following Sony link, download the firmware file as per Sony instructions on USB, unplug TV power cord, plug the USB memory stick into TV, replug TV power cord and turn it On, firmware update should start and USB memory flashing light would show progress..https://www.sony.co.uk/support/en/content/cnt-dwnl/prd-tvhc/bravia-kdlv-kdlw-kdlz-firmware-update-v1740sa/KDL-32V5810Firmware update process may take 10-15 minutes to complete. Please reply back with the result to proceed further.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Haven't got usb memory stick. This is rubbish
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
USB memory stick is very common device, don't you have any?
Expert:  Shahid replied 1 year ago.
Also known as USB thumb drive etc