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GBV441 Goldstar DVD Player / VCR Combo

There's sound but progressive scan mode appears on blue screen. VCR plays wonderfully. Purchased a RF Modulator and S Video and Coaxial and F - Type connectors. Still Progressive scan mode remains. The RF Modulator picks up a signaal because the red light appears. Any suggestions.

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  • Anonymous Dec 04, 2007

    When I put a DVD the picture doesn't show up!

    And It says Prosessive Scan Mode

  • Anonymous Dec 26, 2007

    The Dvd mode does not play a video but plays sound the only thing that shows up is the 'progressive mode screen. The VCR plays fine though

  • Anonymous Feb 10, 2008

    There's sound but progressive scan mode appears on blue screen. VCR plays wonderfully. Purchased a RF Modulator and S Video and Coaxial and F - Type connectors. Still Progressive scan mode remains. The RF Modulator picks up a signaal because the red light appears. Any suggestions.

  • Aliss Mar 12, 2008

    I was trying to program my dvd player and the progressive scan mode appeared. I have tried every button on the remote control and nothing has worked. I even tried unpluggin the dvd player and pluggin it back in, and the problem still remains. I have never had this problem before.

  • Anonymous May 11, 2008

    progressive scan on

  • Anonymous May 29, 2008

    Progressive Mode Scan is displayed on a blue screen but the DVD is playing in the background

  • koralqween Jun 29, 2008

    dvd/vcr combo- GoldStar - vcr works fine but dvd player says "progressive scan mode" on blue screen - audio plays but no do you get it off the screen??????

  • koralqween Jun 29, 2008

    you solved my vcr progressive scan mode & locked problem.....thank u thank u I almost put the player in the garbage today !!!!!!!!! sherry

  • aristyn Aug 02, 2008

    We are have the same problem with the progressive scan mode on a blue screen showing instead of it playing the dvd please help before this thing gets put into the trash.

  • michaels007 Aug 03, 2008

    progressive scan mode stuck

  • brooklynkool Oct 09, 2008

    the progressive scan mode does not want to gome off the screen

  • claudeej Jan 03, 2009

    • I have a goldstar dvd model # GBV441 I can't get it off of progessive sca mode. I tried to hit stop and hold # 9 but it still won't go away. I did not see a ? mark after stop can you help me?

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2009

    I had the same problem, looked up my model on the web for the same goldstar gb441 progressive scan blue screen error and voila - holding the stop button for 5 seconds did the trick - thank you very much for posting such valuable information.



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This is the right solution, the solution in the User Manual doesn't work

Posted on Mar 30, 2007

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I am still looking for a manual for my dvd/vcr combo (goldstar gbv441)

Posted on Jan 05, 2008


We had the same problem with the progressive scan and were VERY frustrated. Holding the stop button down for 5+ sec was great and sold the problem instantly!  The kids are no longer upset.

Posted on Oct 25, 2008

Thanks holding stop for 5 seconds really work

Posted on Sep 22, 2008

You solve my problem, thanks.

Posted on May 15, 2008

Once the setting for progressive scan output is entered, an image will only be visible on a progressive scan compatible TV or monitor. If you set Progressive Scan to On in error, you must reset the unit. 1) Remove any disc from the unit and close the disc tray. See that ?dISC? is displayed on the display window. 2) Press STOP (9) and hold it for more then five seconds before releasing it. The video output will be restored to the standard setting and a picture will once again be visible on a conventional analog TV

Posted on Feb 21, 2007

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