How to Reset a Sylvania TV After a Power Outage

by Julius Vandersteen

If you have been watching your Sylvania television set, only to have your viewing interrupted by a power outage, you will want to reset the TV when power is restored. Power failures can occur for a variety of reasons, such as a problem with the electrical grid, severe weather or an accident that damages a power pole.

1

Power off the Sylvania TV.

2

Grasp the plug at the end of the power cord and unplug it from the power outlet.

3

Wait 30 minutes to give the TV time to reset itself.

4

Plug the power cord back in.

5

Power the Sylvania TV back on.

About the Author

Julius Vandersteen has been a freelance writer since 1999. His work has appeared in “The Los Angeles Times,” “Wired” and “S.F. Weekly.” Vandersteen has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from San Francisco State University.

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