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Black box appears on the screen, but not during startup, so screen seems ok...

When viewing a DVD, a big black box about 3/4 the size of the screen appears so you can only see the head of the speaker and a few inches on each side of the screen and along the bottom....

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Go into the menu and find the "captions" heading. Turn off the "text" mode and you will be rid of your black box

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