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How to Reset Toshiba TV Without Remote

How to Reset Toshiba TV Without Remote
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At some point, you may encounter a problem with your Toshiba TV that can only be resolved by resetting it and You don’t even have its remote control.

Toshiba provides two different reset procedures for their TVs: one for when you can access the menus, and another for when you can’t.

How to Soft Reset Toshiba TV Without Remote

  • Unplug your TV from the power outlet.
  • Wait for a few seconds here.
  • Press and hold the power button for about 1 minute.
  • Now, plug your TV back into the power outlet.
  • It will soft reset your TV resolving temporary eros in it.

This basic reset will also help you in fixing Toshiba TV if it keeps turning off.

Reset Toshiba TV Without Remote

  • First, locate the power button on your Toshiba Fire TV. It could be on the left, right, or bottom of the TV, depending on the model you have. Unplug the TV and press and hold the power button.
  • While holding the button, plug the TV back in and keep holding it until the Toshiba logo appears. This will boot you into the Android recovery menu.
  • Now, scroll down to the option that says “wipe data/factory reset” using the power button. Then press and hold the power button to select it. You will receive a warning that the factory reset cannot be undone, so proceed with caution.
  • Scroll down to “Yes” and select it by pressing and holding the power button. The data wipe process will begin, and you must wait for it to complete.
Toshiba-Fire-TV-How-to-Factory-Reset-without-Remote, reset button

After the process is complete, scroll down to “reboot system now” and select it by pressing and holding the power button. The TV will turn off and start the factory reset process. Now, wait for the TV to turn on which may take one to two minutes.


Now, you will be taken to the setup process. If you have the original remote, it will not work as it’s not paired. To pair it, press and hold the home button for 10 seconds. Then, wait for one minute, and your remote should start working. If it doesn’t work, repeat the pairing process and wait for a double beep.

Factory Reset Non-WiFi Toshiba TV With Remote

This procedure will reset your TV to its factory defaults, which means that all of your settings and channels will be reset to their original values.

Method 1:

To begin, press the MENU button on your remote to open the menu. You can access Menu without a remote by following the steps in the section below after this step. If your menu looks like the one shown in the picture below, select the SETUP icon.

Toshiba TV Menu
  • Highlight INSTALLATION at the top of the menu and press ENTER.
  • Next, select the SYSTEM STATUS menu, followed by SYSTEM INFORMATION.
  • Now, navigate to FACTORY DEFAULTS, highlight NO, and select YES.

Method 2:

If your menu looks different, follow these steps instead: 

second menu of toshiba tv
  • Select the SETTINGS icon.
  • Navigate to SETUP and select RESET TV.
  • If prompted, enter the PIN code, then confirm the reset.

After confirming the reset, your TV may turn off automatically to complete the process. Wait for a minute, then plug the TV back in. The next time you start the TV, you will need to make initial startup decisions. Your Toshiba TV should now be reset to its factory out-of-box state.

How to Reset Toshiba Fire TV Edition

  • First, get the remote that came with your Toshiba Smart TV and press the Home button located at the top of the remote.
  • Next, scroll all the way down and to the right until you see “settings” and press enter.
  • Once you’re in the settings menu, scroll down to “device and software” and press Enter again.
  • Now press “factory reset back to factory defaults”.
Reset Toshiba Fire TV Edition

Before continuing, ensure that your TV is connected to the internet via Wi-Fi or a direct cable connection. Select “Continue” to initiate the factory reset process.

How To Do Toshiba Service Menu Factory Reset

  • Use your Tv button to access the Menu.
  • Press and hold the Menu button on the TV for a few seconds.
  • The Menu will appear on your TV screen.

How to Reset Toshiba TV Password

If you have forgotten your password, you can reset it in a few steps.

  • Turn on your TV and press the “Menu” button.
  • Go to “Settings” and press OK.
  • Scroll down to “System Setup” and press OK.
  • Select “Password” and enter 0000.

How do I reset my TV without a picture?

  • Unplug your TV from the power outlet.
  • Wait for a few seconds here.
  • Press and hold the power button for about 1 minute.
  • Now, plug your TV back into the power outlet.
  • You can contact Toshiba customer support for any other query.

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