To fix a Sharp TV that is delayed, lagging, or slow to respond, turn on ‘Game Mode’ for any input lag issues, replace the batteries in the remote for slow channel changing, disable various features within ‘Picture’ settings, and update the TV with the most recent software.
If you need to reset your Sharp TV and reset because of a black screen with no picture, turn off your TV using the Power button on the TV Remote. Then, wait for one half minute to one minute and turn the TV on again and check to see if any picture is appearing.
Anytime your sharp TV remote is not working, the first step to getting it working again is changing the batteries. It’s an easy step that is all too often overlooked. Use high-quality batteries and make sure they are installed in the remote control properly. Otherwise, there may be something blocking the signal between the remote control and the TV.
YouTube may not work on Sharp TVs made prior to 2013. For newer models, you may need to update the firmware, reinstall the YouTube app, improve your internet connection, reset the TV or clear the app cache. If the sound is not working, you should alter the audio settings and check all audio cables.
A Sharp Roku TV may not work if the firmware is outdated, your TV settings are incompatible or the hardware has malfunctioned. The interface and content will not load if your network is poor or if the Roku servers are down. The remote also needs working batteries and must be paired to the TV.
A common reason Netflix doesn’t work on Sharp TVs is incompatibility; Older Sharp TVs are no longer supported by Netflix. On new TVs, you might have poor internet, outdated software, an overloaded cache or issues with the Netflix servers. Poor Netflix sound or display is often caused by TV settings.
Many issues with your Sharp TV can be fixed with a firmware update or by resetting the TV. You can also check the TV has power, the TV is well-ventilated, the remote is working, all connections to and from the TV are working and that the settings on your TV and connected devices are correct.