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You may have to try a different universal remote control. All universal remote controls do not contain all possible codes.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Dec 17, 2017


Fixya is unable to suggest parts sources.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Aug 07, 2017


Fault at its main digital board. Short circuited component/s at it. Contact any service technician; or the authorized service center. If you wish to get some details; check the site linked here. Surf the site with patience. Pull up older posts.
http://electronicshelponline.blogspot.com/
In most cases, the main board might have to be replaced. If so, a software [firmware] update too might be necessary.
Before going further; try a hard reset first. If it does not help you, replace the main digital board. There are two methods to reset TVs. The first is simple to do; a Hard Reset. The other is somewhat skilled; is a Factory Reset (System Reset). To make it a hard reset, just unplug the TV from AC mains wall socket, and re-plug it back after 15 minutes or so. If you do this by overnight is better. This procedure will make it a hard reset. If you want to make it a system reset [Factory Reset]; you have to enter its service mode option, and select the factory reset option. If you wish to get some details; visit the site linked here.
Search the site by type in the "brand name" to your device; in the "Search box at the top right of the display window of the Homepage" to get gathered related posts.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Jun 15, 2016


Your power supply is likely faulty.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Nov 18, 2013


Check the power board, capacitors seem to be possibly faulty on this model. TV will need to be taken apart.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Sep 18, 2013


I am working on the same power supply right now, my has a bunch of bad caps that I already replaced but I did not try to turn it on yet becuase I see that RS1 and RS8 are missing, some one had try to fix this power supply. Can you please tell me the value of these two resistors? Please see my pictures at http://s807.photobucket.com/home/budm/allalbums
Your problem sound like the logic board problem, I can tell you what you should have if I can find out if these two resistors were left out from the factory or some had removed them. I fixed the same power supply for the N2652 but I did not take the pictures of the board, I wish I did.3a99fcd.jpg

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Jul 14, 2013


hi;
please check the connectors of power supply board, and reset all connectors.
if you have digital or analog tester,try to read the output voltage of the power supply
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maybe no +5v going to mainboard..
or check the front panel board if its properly connected to mainboard.
thanks....give some comment so i can help you more....

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Jun 25, 2013


The main power regulator board [SMPS board] has damaged. It should be replaced. Normally there is no repair to these boards. Only card base replacement is done. Check this to know more.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Jan 07, 2013


I had the same problem. resolved it by the following......
1. Press and hold the TV button until the red LED turns on and stays on.
2. enter 00000, the red LED will flash and turn off
3. test remote
This procedure should put the remote settings in default for TV.

if all goes well remote should operate the TV

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Nov 01, 2012


Okay, do this.

On the top of the t.v. itself, hold down the Volume+ (up) and the Menu button down at the same time. This will turn off the "power lock." This is also how you turn on the "power lock." (Though I can't think of a reason anyone would ever want to do this.)

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on May 18, 2012


Try holding the VOL + and VOL - buttons on the TV (not on the remote) down together. You should see a "unlocking buttons" message on screen. This might work. However, I tried it repeatedly, as told to by the Viewsonic "service" rep, and it didn't work for me. Viewsonic is ****, and so is its "service"!

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Jan 11, 2012


No, most of them you will have to program it to work with other model of Viewsonic TV.
You have to go to WWW.VIEWSONIC.COM to the get the info for your model of the remote you have.

Basic LCD monitor and TV troubleshooting guide:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r5093881-lcd_flat_panel_tv_troubleshooting_guide
http://www.fixya.com/support/r6150077-basic_lcd_monitors_troubleshooting
http://www.fixya.com/support/r7406380-tv_training_manuals
Failed TV and Monitors pictures: http://s807.photobucket.com/albums/yy352/budm
Learn about bad caps: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capacitor_plague
Parts: www.shopjimmy.com
Parts: www.interliquidparts.com
Capacitors kit: http://lcdalternatives.auctivacommerce.com/Default.aspx he can make you a set of caps.
Or www.digikey.com, just make sure to use caps with low ESR, 105c, high ripple current and long life rating such as PANASONIC FM or FC series.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Oct 30, 2011


I can't find a Viewsonic N3235W3M. However the N3235W and the N3235W-M use the RC00136P remote. This remote is available from several sites: http://www.electronicadventure.us/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=A-00008148&Category_Code=VRC2 and http://www.remotecontrolscenter.com/viewsonic/a-00008148.html . A replacement remote is available from remotes.com here: http://remotes.com/store/viewsonic/n3235w.html .

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Oct 30, 2011


I too had the same problem. please replace the power supply board. Buy it on ebay it will be all set. Do not forgot to give power supply through voltage stabilizer next time.

ViewSonic N3251w... | Answered on Sep 14, 2011

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