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Weird /not the right colors on screen

My sony pfm-50c1 was working perfectly until i powered it on and noticed all of the colors are bizarre. i was running a visualization studio with music earlier, do you think this could have wrecked the screen due to the changes in colors? I've tried unplugging it and changing power sources and its still doing the same results.

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  • veriluxxxx Dec 18, 2008

    the colors are mostly magenta and light blue, with some neon green and yellow thrown in the mix

  • veriluxxxx Dec 18, 2008

    Dan,



    I tried to hook up another VGA connection from my computer to the plasma and its showing the same off/bizarre colors but mostly yellow. Before that I hooked up a xbox 360 from component male to female coupler RCA to VGA to component male. Both were working fine for the past couple of days, I dont understand it

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I had the same problem and found out that my kids had been messing with the remote control and put the screen saver on (not the first screen saver option but the second option which make it look kinda like a photo negative) i disabled it and got my normal picture back.

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It is not likely that anything played through would effect the unit other than perhaps a burn-in image if you displayed the exact same image for an extended period of time. Can you better describe the "bizarre colors"? In what way are they off?

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Dan

Posted on Dec 18, 2008

  • ABRsvcs Dec 18, 2008

    If I understand you correctly, the colors appear to lean toward the purple side correct? If so, check to verify that you are sending RGB signals and that the set is expecting RGB. Leaning toward the purple suggests that you are sending RGB and the TV is expecting component (Y,Pb,PR).



    Keep me posted.



    Dan

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