Because different Philips universal remote controls use different TV codes, Sylvania codes can be found, as of 2014, with the Philips universal remote control code finder, which is located on the Philips website. A list of codes for most devices can also be found in the remote control operating manual.
To use the website interactive code search tool, the remote model number, which is located inside the battery case, is required. Select the remote control model number, device type and device brand from the drop-down menus that appear to reveal the list of codes that may work for that device. The method for activating a device varies by remote control model.Learn More
As of 2014, Comcast's customer service telephone number is 1-800-934-6489. This is the initial contact number for all departments, and collections calls are routed to the appropriate department after the call is connected. Comcast does not release a customer-facing direct number for its Collections department.Full Answer >
To remove a tape that is stuck in a VCR, remove the machine's cover and wind the gears to release the videotape and the spool. Sometimes, it is necessary to remove a lodged object that has prevented the tape from moving in the machine, such as a small toy that a child has stuffed through the opening.Full Answer >
To clean a flat-screen television, use a soft cloth to take off any dust, and use a cleaning solution of vinegar and water to remove any hard spots. Wipe gently to avoid damaging the display.Full Answer >
TV picture problems can usually be spotted by checking to see if there are any issues or abnormalities with the TV's On-Screen Display, or OSD, which can be checked by using the TV's remote, not the cable or satellite remote, and clicking on the volume, channel and input buttons to see if the TV's projection lamp is working properly. If it isn't, those patterns that are usually displayed on the screen will look distorted or disappear entirely.Full Answer >