Question about Zenith XBV442 DVD Player/VCR
I have a zenith XBV443 DVD/VCR that is stuck in the progressive scan mode. when I bring up the menu there is no way to turn it off. Please help if you can.
With NO DISK in the DVD player PRESS PLAY, (display will say "no disk" or something similar) then PRESS STOP AND HOLD FOR 5-10 SECS. Our DVD was stuck on Progressive Scan Mode for over 1 year, this fixed it. I had tried the press stop, press stop and hold while playing a movie, but not while there was no disk. Try it & Good Luck!!!!!!!!
Posted on Nov 04, 2006
Pressing play while there was no disc in it and then holding the stop button works! Its a lot faster fix then i had to do before, I use to have to toggle back and forth from input to input just to see the screen for a fraction of a second and try to move the setting back off progressive scan every time someone would accidently put it on progressive scan. Make sure your t.v. can broadcast a progressive scan signal before you try progressive scan settings.
Posted on Dec 02, 2008
Thanks for the help. But uh... what kind of evil trap IS progressive scan mode anyways.
Posted on Feb 23, 2008
Disconnect the power from the system, then remove the three video audio cords from the tv so absolutely no power is reaching the system then wait a few minutes and plug it in. it worked for me and now im watching movies again.
Posted on Sep 13, 2008
Omg.. I was going to go spend money and buy a new one.. Ty you so much..
Posted on Aug 11, 2008
Thanks for the easy fix.
Posted on May 10, 2008
Throw it out the window was my last choice before i found this forum. God bless you chattylady
Posted on May 06, 2008
This worked here, too!
Posted on Mar 09, 2008
IT REALLY DOES WORK I DIDN'T EVEN COUNT TO 2 AND IT WAS READY
Posted on Jan 19, 2008
Thanks so much!
Posted on Jan 13, 2008
It worked for me too, thanks for the suggestion!
Posted on Nov 13, 2007
THANK'S TO MY HUSBAND'S IDEA OF CHECKING THE INTERNET I DIDN'T HAVE TO WAIT A YEAR TO FIX IT. THANKS!!!!!!!!!
Posted on Jun 09, 2007
It worked!! OH MYGOD thanks soooo much!!! -sage3
Posted on May 28, 2007
Thanks so much for helping fix our problem!
Posted on May 17, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I found this in another post. This is what another expert say
"With NO DISK in the DVD player PRESS PLAY, (display will say "no disk" or something similar) then PRESS STOP AND HOLD FOR 5-10 SECS.."
Let me know if you still have the problem
Posted on Jan 12, 2008
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