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Switching from HD to Standard screen gets a pinkish/purplish tint in SD only

Sony KF-50WE610 When I switch from HD to standard def it gets a pinkinsh/purplish tint on the screen, making it virutally unwatchable. Switching back to HD works fine. Problem is fixed when I either power reset the Cable box or TV.

I've switched out cable boxes to no avail. This is over the DVI interface.

Thanks for the help.

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It is the cable box. Using the HDMI or DVI output on cable boxes is a bad proposition; for some reason the cable box makers have not figured out how to make the HDMI/DVI output work consistently, something that rarely happens with satellite boxes. Use the component output. You will probably not be able to see a difference in picture quality and your problem will disappear. If you liked this solution, please be sure to rate it. Thanks!

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