How to Reset a Magnavox TV

By Kristan Hart

Over the life of your Magnavox TV, strange quirks might appear. If you have any picture or audio problems that you don't know how to resolve, consider resetting your television to its default factory settings, which frequently will fix the problem. If you still have trouble, it could be the result of static buildup in your television. You can solve that problem when you reset your television power.

Things You'll Need

  • Television remote control

Reset Your Television Power

Step 1

Press the Power button on the display console of your Magnavox television. Hold it down for 10 seconds. The screen will go black.

Step 2

Wait five seconds. Turn the TV on to see if the problem is fixed.

Step 3

Unplug your television from the wall if you still have problems. Wait five minutes.

Step 4

Plug your Magnavox television back into the outlet and see if that fixed the problem.

Reset to Factory Settings

Step 1

Press "Menu" on your remote to access the "Main Menu"

Step 2

Choose "TV Menu" then press "Enter."

Step 3

Click on "Reset to Standard" then press "Enter."

Step 4

Select "OK" to proceed with the reset.

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