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Dark screen Our t.v screen is VERY dark.We live in Southern Wisconsin,so we also get Chicago stations.The Chicago stations are next to impossible to see.When it's a bright sceen(like,outside on a sunny day) it's okay,but if it's a night sceen,or a "dark" sceen,you can't see anything.We have the adjustments on all the brightest settings and it's still awful.The t.v. set is about5-6 years old.We don't know if it's something that can be fixed,and if it can,is it worth fixing,or would it be comparable to buying a new set?

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you could be having a problem in your video circuit or your flyback transformer is bad have a tech look at it for repair.

Posted on Mar 23, 2007

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SOURCE: Darks too dark

try to open your tv and you can find the flyback ,in flyback you can see the screen and focus to adjust.use and try to rotate the screen,it control the brightness of your unit

Posted on Oct 19, 2007

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SOURCE: Toshiba 32 in Flat Screen - Dark television screen

Dear Mr. njjen,
This problem can be fixed easily. contact any TV servicing store nearby. This problem can be due to loose connection in the PCB or can be a picture tube problem or a problem with iconoscope. cost depends upon the part which is to be serviced

Posted on Feb 05, 2008

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Sound like the back light has gone, its what gives the picture brightness. Sounds like a technician job. Sorry........

Posted on Apr 10, 2008

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SOURCE: How do I fix contrast and brightness on 36" toshiba tv?

you can bring more brightness by removing cover on your tv and then you will see ther 2 button ther in back of your tv one is FoCUs and other is G2 rotate the G2 button till you see more brightness on your screen put the cover back and that is if you dont know to do that go to one authorised service

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

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