Looking for information on how to troubleshoot a Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV? Before you pick up your phone and give Samsung technical support a call, you should try one of the below troubleshooting tips to see if you can rectify the technical difficulties that you are experiencing on your own. Televisions are built like computers these days, which makes troubleshooting them much easier than years ago.
To troubleshoot a Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV, you will need:
- A Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV
- A remote for your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV
- Poor Color Brightness. Resolving poor color brightness on your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV is actually very easy. The first thing that you should do is press Menu on your remote control. You will then need to select Picture mode followed by Color followed by Brightness/Sharpness. You will then be able to manually adjust the brightness on your own. If that does not solve the color brightness issue that you are having with your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV, from the Picture sub-menu select ECO Solution followed by Energy. Having the energy saving option enabled may be causing the poor color brightness.
- No Sound. There is no need to panic if your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV has no sound. In most cases, your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV will have no sound because the wrong speaker is selected in the sound menu. You can fix the issue of your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV having no sound by pressing the Menu button on your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV remote control and entering the Speaker Select menu. The TV Speaker option should be selected in the Speaker Select menu.
- Remote Is Not Functioning. If the remote control for your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV is not functioning, you should replace the batteries in the remote. be sure to you use new, same brand batteries when you replace them. If your remote is still not working, use a clean cloth to wipe off the infrared sensor of the remote control. You can also try standing five to six feet away from your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV when using the remote control.
You should refer to the owner's manual that came with your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV or call Samsung directly if you are still experiencing technical difficulties with your Samsung 40 Inch LCD TV.