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Blue ghost there is a blue ghost it appears to have a blue double image i have tried all the adjustment buttons and nothing has any effect is there an internal adjustment or could it need a part

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I have blue ghosts/shadowing at the top of the screen.

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Ghost images


Is this a projection? If so the internal components could have issues and I wouldn't recommend trying to repair that. If it is a LCD or Plasma if may be an issue with that specific input or cable. Try another input like the antenna or cable input and see if it has the same issue. If it does the issue is again internal. If not than the one input may be the issue. Try replacing the cable or changing the device on the bad input. It that works great if not, you may not be able to use the one input. Also try and unplug the TV for an hour and try again. Good luck!

Apr 09, 2014 | Flat Panel Televisions

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SERVICE MODE AND POWER SUPPLY ADJUSTMENT


FUNAI LED40-H9200M


White Balance Adjustment
Purpose: To mix red and blue beams correctly for pure white.
Symptom of Misadjustment: White becomes bluish or reddish.
1. Operate the unit for more than 60 minutes.
2. Set the color analyzer at the CHROMA mode and zero point calibration. Bring the optical receptor pointing at the center of the LCD-Panel.
3. Enter the Service mode.
4. Press [ VOLUME -- ] button three times on the remote control unit to select "Drive setting" mode. "Drive" appears on the screen.
5. Press [3] button to select the "HDB" for High Drive Blue adjustment. ("HDB" appears on the screen.)
6. Press [MENU] button. The internal Raster signal appears on the screen. ("Internal (Single)" appears on the upper right of the screen as shown below.)
7. Press [P UP /DOWN ] buttons to adjust the color temperature becomes 12000°K (x= 0.272 / y= 0.278 ±0.002).
8. Press [1] button to select the "HDR" for High Drive Red adjustment ("HDR" appears on the screen.) and press [P UP/DOWN ] buttons to adjust the color temperature.
9. If necessary, adjust the "HDB" or "HDR" again.
10. Press [6] button to select the "LDB" for Low Drive Blue adjustment ("LDB" appears on the screen.) and press [P UP/DOWN ] buttons to adjust the color temperature.
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on Feb 21, 2015 | Funai Philips 40" LED Wifi IPTV - Black...

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WD 73835 has ghosting images during dark or red scenes


Make sure your contrast isn't set too high. Most ghosting is caused by either contrast, brightness or tint issues. Try adjusting these settings. Also check if there is a Dynamic contrast setting for your TV as well as this can cause ghosting also.

Apr 06, 2014 | Mitsubishi Diamond 835 Wd-73835 73" 1080p...

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Hey, i have a samsung ln32b360, just 2 months old. worked beautifully when i got it, but recently it started ghosting a little in very specific situations. then it started ghosting a lot, but only in dark...


Hi,

First,If there are double images or "ghost" images on the TV's picture, check the cable connections and make sure they are secure.Because the loose cable connection would be a chance for the ghost picture

But if the cable is perfect and if you still get ghost picture then here is the solution:

The LCD Panel is defective. The problem is the T-con board that is used to decode the signal from the main board to the LCD Panel. The only way to fix it is to replace the whole LCD Panel or T-con board if possible. The T-con will cost about 1/10 of the price as the LCD panel but except for a few new models, the T-con is not available. The LCD Panel is very expensive (usually from $600-700 for a 32" Sony).

The reason is that Sony makes the T-cons for each individual TV with different specs to match that of the LCD panel because of the low threshold for error between the LCD Panel and the T-con.

Its best to avil warranty and change the panel...

Please leave me comment, if you need furher assitance
Rnj VINODKUMAR

Oct 27, 2009 | Sony Bravia KDL-32ML130 32 in. LCD TV

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I am getting a double image on my 48 inch television how can i get rid of it? it is showing colors green and red on double image


Assuming that your TV is a rear-projection TV, then it sounds like the separate red, green & blue tubes aren't set correctly.

Each tube needs to be alligned exactly to produce the image on the screen. If any of the 3 are mis-alligned then the effect you describe is caused.

Somewhere in the menu settings, will be an option to set the Convergence. This option will allow you to set the allignment of all three tubes.

Older sets do not have this option, and need to be adjusted via controls on the main PCB.

Apr 22, 2009 | Flat Panel Televisions

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Picture has a shadow (double effect)


Enter the I2C Service Menu, be sure the power is OFF.
1. On the front control panel, press and hold the INPUT button.
2. Then press the POWER button for two seconds.
3. You may keep the INPUT button depressed until you see the OSD with the Service Menu displayed.
4. If you don't see the service menu, please repeat Process making sure you wait until the Power blinking LED stops.
5. Execute the Memory Initialize operation after the adjustment values have been written on a sheet of paper. Highlight “MEMORY INTI”, arrow to the right and hold the button to the right (approx 5 sec.) until a check mark appears in the box. This activates the Memory Initialization.
6. After the Memory initialize operation has finished (10~15 sec, the channel will revert to CH 3.) the pink image symptom should be fixed.
7. Write back the adjustment values from your notes to their respective adjustment parameters in the adjustment mode. (In other words, set the Data Values back to the the Data values written down before the Memory Initialization procedure). NOTE: Make sure the SELECT Button is pressed on remote after every change to the values. Failure to do so will result in the data values not being changed.
8. Exit I2C menu. Press exit repeatedly until you go back to the normal picture.
9. Turn the set off-on and Confirm the picture remains in a good condition.
BE SURE TO COPY DOWN DATA SETTINGS BEFORE INITIALIZING I2C SETTINGS

Oct 22, 2008 | Hitachi 50V500 50 in. HD-Ready LCD...

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Hitachi 50" Ultravision too much yellow, not much blue


First of all sorry for delay.
can you provide a image of yello shadow.I believe it seems to be technically say "ghost image"
If it is ghost image we can try by entering SERVICE Menu and adjust RGB level of the light engine.

Good luck
Dals123

Oct 04, 2008 | Hitachi 50V500 50 in. HD-Ready LCD...

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Shadowing


GOOD DAY ND GOOD LUCK;

TRY THIS, IT WILL CORRECT CONCERN:

50V500 ONLY
GHOST: May be described as "Out of Convergence" but ghost is still attached to main image.
CONDITION:
A "ghost image" appearing to the left or right of images in the picture. Can be varying shades of a primary color (red, green, or blue) as well as gray. Can easily be seen in the 4 x 3 mode, at the edges of the picture.
CORRECTION:

To correct the problem, please do as follows:
  1. Access I2C Menu. (See page 57 of the Service Manual).
  1. To enter the I2C Service Menu, with power off, (on the front control panel) press and hold the INPUT button. Then press the POWER button for two seconds. The following Service Menu will appear.
03b_ghost_image01.gif Figure 1
  1. BEFORE CONTINUING: CONFIRM THAT THE R, G and B DRIVE ARE SET AT 40.
  • Be sure to press SELECT after each change to SAVE the new Data.


  1. Using the Remote Control joy stick, scroll down to next page (see Figure 2) until LCD ADJUST is highlighted.
03b_ghost_image02.gif Figure 2
  1. Move the joy stick to the right to cursor right once. The next page will appear with the word GHOST highlighted.
  2. Cursor right again, and a white screen will appear with a BLACK SQUARE in the center, as in Figure 3. You will see LCD ADJUST, followed by “SHP” and a number (value).
03b_ghost_image03.gif
Figure 3

  1. If the unit is out of adjustment, you will see a gray ghost on either side of the black square. Move the joystick to the right or to the left until the ghost disappears. The number values will change up or down.
    • If the ghost adjustment is off with a lower value, there will be a ghost to the left of the square.
    • If the ghost adjustment is off with a higher value, there will be a ghost to the right of the square.
  2. Once you get the square to look good without ghosts, press "SELECT" to save any data values that have been changed.
  3. Press the "EXIT" button three times to return to normal picture.
  4. Adjustment is completed
  5. I HOPE THIS WAS HELPFUL, big IRISH.




Jul 26, 2008 | Hitachi 50V500 50 in. HD-Ready LCD...

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Hitachi 50V500


Turn off your set. ( wait for the light and the fan to shut down) push and hold the Input button on the panel, power it on with the power button on the tv, as soon as you see the service menu appear, let go of the input button. Scroll down to : LCD adjust, toggle blue button to the right, another screen will appear. Adjust the squares on the screen until the ghosts are gone. hit Exit twice::Ghosts are Busted!

Aug 02, 2006 | Hitachi 50V500 50 in. HD-Ready LCD...

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