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Stretched screen My picture stretches into an hour glass shape. Color seems to all blend together.

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  • dperk Oct 05, 2008

    This does fix the color problem, but not the problem with the screen stretching out of shape.

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Try the menu under setup, find convergence, it realigns the colors,, you are suposed 2 do that periodicly,, or when u move the tv,, should help you ,, ive got that same tv,,

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