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How to Reset Panasonic TV

You could have an array of reasons to reset your Panasonic TV. Maybe you’re having trouble with the screen or audio. Perhaps it keeps resetting itself, or it won’t turn on at all. Not to worry. There is a plenitude of methods you can use if you want to reset your device. 

To perform a soft reset on your Panasonic TV, you can pull its power plug. Next, you’ll need to press and hold the television’s power button for 60 seconds with the power unplugged. Plug the television in and then try to turn it back on. Your television should come back to life after that. 

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If you do not see a positive response at that point, you can try pressing and holding the power button for an additional 20 seconds with it plugged in. 

Is There a Reset Button on a Panasonic TV?

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Now you might be wondering if your Panasonic TV has a reset button. It would be much easier to reset it if it had a dedicated button. 

Your Panasonic TV most likely does not have a dedicated “reset” button on it. However, that doesn’t mean that it’s difficult to reset your television. Most Panasonic televisions have an easy-to-use reset feature that you can initiate using buttons on the television and remote control buttons. 

How to Reset Panasonic TV Remote

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In some occurrences, you might want to reset the remote to your Panasonic television. Maybe it’s not responding to your commands, or it’s taking longer than usual to do so. In that case, you can try a few things. 

To reset your Panasonic TV remote, you can first remove the back cover and remove the batteries. Leave the batteries out for at least 30 seconds, and then put in a fresh pair of batteries. Turn the remote back on and see if the remote begins to respond normally. Move on if you do not get a response. 

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The initial thing you will need to do is manually turn on your Panasonic television. Find first the power button and then press it down to turn the unit on. Grab your remote and turn it on. Find the “code search” button on the remote and press it down while performing the next steps. 

Press and release the TV button on your remote and then enter the three-digit code for the manufacturer. Next, release the “code search” button on the remote and then press and release the on/off or power button on the remote until your television responds by turning off. You will know that you have reset your remote when your TV responds to its commands to power off. 

How to Reset Panasonic TV to Factory Settings?

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A factory reset may be the answer if you have ongoing problems with your Panasonic TV. The process of resetting your TV to factory settings will restore it to the way it was when you first purchased it. Its settings will go back to how the factory set them, and you might see restoration in its functionality. You will also be free to sell the television to someone else, as it will wipe itself of all current information. 

To reset your Panasonic TV to factory settings, you have several choices. You can reset the picture settings alone, the audio settings, or the entire television. To reset the entire TV, you can turn your television on and set it to view a specific channel. 

Next, you will need to locate the function F button on the television while holding the “data” button on the remote. Allow the television to perform a self-check and then disconnect the power cord from it. It will reset to factory settings when you turn it back on. 

If you want to reset only the picture settings, you will need to press the main menu button on the remote. Then, you will need to go to the “picture” option so that you can see a drop-down list of options there. You will then need to select the “reset” option so that all of your picture settings will reset. 

For audio settings, you’ll have to select the “audio” option instead of the “picture” option. You’ll then have access to reset different elements of the audio settings. 

How to Reset Panasonic TV Without Remote

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To perform a factory reset on a Panasonic TV without a remote, use the TV’s physical buttons. Typically, start by pressing and holding the ‘Volume Down’ button on the TV itself. While holding it, power on the TV using the on/off button. Continue to hold the ‘Volume Down’ button until you see a menu appear on the screen. Navigate using the volume and channel buttons to select the factory reset or default settings option, then confirm. This process may vary slightly based on the TV model, so consult the manual if necessary.

How to Reset Panasonic TV Timer

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If your Panasonic TV is equipped with a sleep timer, you might want to reset it one day. You can do this effortlessly with your remote control so that it turns off at a certain time. 

To reset the timer on your Panasonic TV, you’ll need to first press the menu button on the top of the remote. That will bring you to another menu where you can  highlight the “timer” menu using the arrows on the remote. Select “timer” and hit “okay.” 

You can then go ahead and use your arrow buttons to select which timer options you want to turn off or on, reset, or eliminate altogether. 

How to Reset/Program Panasonic TV Channels

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You might want to reset the TV channels on your Panasonic TV. This is not a problem. You can do the processes manually or mechanically and receive the same result. 

To reset your Panasonic TV channels manually, you will turn your television on and then navigate to the options menu using the buttons on your TV. You will then navigate to the “channel search” option and then select it so that the television can begin its tuning process. 

Give it some time to go through the tuning process and hone in on all the channels. Your TV will flash every time it picks up a new channel so that you know it’s going through the appropriate process. 

How to Reset Panasonic TV Password

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It can be extremely frustrating when your Panasonic television is locked, and you’ve forgotten the password to it. Fortunately, there is something quick you can do to rectify the situation. You’ll need to unlock the television and reset the password so that you can regain access to your television unit as usual. 

To reset the password on your Panasonic TV, you will need to press and hold the menu button on the remote control and press the volume down button on the television at the same time. You will need to do that consistently for at least 10 seconds. The television should reset to the original settings. 

You should be able to create a new password once it boots. 

How to Reset Panasonic TV That Won’t Turn On

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It can be a frustrating ordeal when your Panasonic television refuses to turn on. There’s no reason to worry, however. You can rectify that situation by resetting the television. 

To reset your Panasonic TV when it does not turn on, you will need first to disconnect it from the power source. Depending on which Panasonic model you own, you may need to leave it disconnected for an hour. Turn your unit back on after that hour by pressing and holding the power button for 60 seconds.

Finally, keep holding the power button for another 60 seconds while you plug the TV back in. You should see positive results after you do this. 

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If you need to reset other Smart TVs please consider our How to Reset a Smart TV article.