If your Magic
Karaoke does not turn on:
-Press and hold the power button for about 2 seconds.
-On models with master power
switch(ET19KV,ET18K,ET18KV,ET21KV) please make sure the switch
is set to on("1") position before using the remote to turn the
-On the remote wireless mics: Please make sure that
batteries are AA size. If the battery is low, Magic Sing may
not work properly.
-Check if the AC adapter is properly connected to the
microphone(or the main station) and properly plugged into the
-See if the AC adapter is one that is originally provided
by the manufacturer. If it is not an OEM AC adapter it could
cause damage to the device.
-Using batteries with the AC adapter at the same time
causes battery leakage(on wired Magic Sings with battery
compartments). Even though you do not see any leakage in
battery insert area, there will be a serious damage on the
circuit board. Please note that the battery leakage is not
covered by the manufacturer warranty.
-Remove all song chips from the chip slot. When a song chip
is inserted the wrong way or if a song chip is defective,
microphone is designed to stay off or turn off momentarily.
Please make sure chips are inserted the correct way(just match
the arrows on top the chip to ones on the slot) and try to
turn the unit back on. If you have multiple chips and unit
still fails to turn on you may have a bad chip. In this case,
you may want to insert them one at a time to find the
make sure that the power is OFF when inserting or removing the
Failure to do
this could result in causing damage to the
vocal sounds delayed:
-This is caused by certain type of digital TVs. To bypass
this problem, please connect the audio out(white and red
jacks) to a separate audio system and the video out(yellow
jack) to the TV. This way the sound will come from the audio
and the video will come from the TV bypassing the delay
problem with digital TVs.
-It can also be caused by certain type of audio systems.
Please make sure that surround sound mode is turned off for
karaoke use. Use "direct" or "stereo" mode if possible to
reduce delays and mic feedback(high pitch noise). Also make
sure that only audio out from Magic Sing is connected to the
audio system. Video out should be connected directly to the
If you have no
-Check your TV input. It must be on the input where your
Magic Sing is connected(Video1, Video2, Input1, Input2,
-Make sure cables from the Magic Sing is connected properly
with all color coded RCA jacks into corresponding input jacks
on the TV. You may have to check the TV manual to properly
connect and switch a composite input.
-Try same connection with a different TV.
singer's voice can't be heard or the over all sound level is
-Turn the AVS/AVL(Automatic Volume Level) to "OFF" on the
TV or the Audio system(if equipped).
-Raise the Mic Volume by following the instruction
-Lower the Music Volume and increase the Mic Volume by
following the instruction booklet.
If you have
distorted Video(Black and White stripes):
-This is caused by switching on the wrong TV color system
mode. To toggle between the NTSC and the PAL systems:
To convert to PAL mode, turn off a wireless mic first.
Press and hold button 8 on the wireless mic, and then
press "POWER" button using another finger until the word
PAL appears on the TV screen. (Do not release button
8 and the POWER button until the word PAL
appears on the TV screen.) To convert to NTSC mode, turn off a
wireless mic first. Press and hold button 9 on the
wireless mic, and then press the POWER button using
another finger until the word NTSC appears on the TV
(Do not release button 9 and the POWER
button until the word NTSC appears on the TV
the Magic Sing(to solve common problems):
-If the Magic Sing behaves illogically(freezes, etc...) or
if you want to reset to factory setting:
For models with dual wireless
mics:-Make sure that the power is "on" on the base unit so
that you can see the Magic Sing start up screen on the TV,
-Turn off one of the wireless mic, and then press and hold
the 0 button on the wireless mic, and press the [POWER]
button using another finger until the words USER RESET
appear on the TV screen. (Do not release the 0 button
and the [POWER] button until the words USER RESET appear
on the TV screen).
For models with single corded
-Turn off the power. Then press and hold the 0 button
on the wired mic, and press the [POWER] button using another
finger until the words USER RESET appear on the TV
screen. (Do not release the â€œ0â€ button and the [POWER]
button until the words USER RESET appear on the TV
Magic Sing Song chip fails to work:
-Please make sure that the power is OFF when inserting or
removing the song chip. Failure to do this could result in
causing damage to the chip.
-Song chips must be inserted with the arrow on top of the
chip pointing in the same direction as the one on the chip