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How to remove the table-top stand from the TV.

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The table-top stand must be removed before mounting your TV on the wall. Follow the instructions below to remove the table-top stand.

WARNING: There is a risk of personal injury. If the precautions listed in the wall-mount bracket installation instructions are not observed, serious injury or death through fire, electric shock, the product toppling over or the product dropping can result.

IMPORTANT: Sony® recommends hiring a licensed contractor to install the wall-mount bracket. However, when attempting to install the wall-mount bracket yourself, refer to the wall-mount bracket instructions supplied with your TV for detailed information.

NOTE: The procedure differs depending on the TV model. You may not need to follow all of the steps below to remove the stand from the TV. If model-specific information is required to complete any of the steps in this solution, refer to the operating instructions supplied with the wall-mount bracket. Manuals are posted on your model support page.

  1. Place the TV, with its screen facing down, on a stable, cloth-covered work surface.Place the TV on a stable, cloth-covered work surface
  2. If your TV has a cable holder, rotate the cable holder by 90 degrees and pull out the cable holder.Pull out the cable holder
  3. If your TV has a hinge cover, remove the screws that hold the hinge cover to the TV.Remove the screws that hold the hinge cover.
  4. Detach the hinge cover from the TV.
  5. Remove the screws that hold the table-top stand to the TV.Remove the screws that hold the stand to the TV
  6. Detach the stand from the TV.