Question about Sony FD Trinitron WEGA KV-32FS120 32" TV

1 Answer

Black box appears in television screen

A black box sometimes appears on my tv screen. Someone told me that it can be from having my closed captioning button on. why does this happen and how can I avoid it? It has happened on 2 different brand name sets; a Sony Trinitron and a Panasonic, both of which are tube tv's.

Posted by on

  • jason May 11, 2010

    do you have cable tv ?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 51 Answers

That's the captioning box, alright. Check through the options on your menu, or read through your owner's manual to get rid of that. There also should be a captioning key on your remote.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Toshiba 32AF45 Black Rectangle Issue


go into your menu and find closed caption, someone has accidently set the closed caption mode to text, when the on screen display of channel or volume goes away the box appears. turn off the closed caption feature or switch it to something other than "text" mode, and your box will go away.

Apr 10, 2009 | Toshiba 32AF45 32" TV

1 Answer

Black box when tv is on and going through channels


This worked on my tv...give it a try:

go into your menu and find closed caption, someone has accidently set the closed caption mode to text, when the on screen display of channel or volume goes away the box appears. turn off the closed caption feature or switch it to something other than "text" mode, and your box will go away.

Apr 10, 2009 | JVC AV-36S33 36" TV

1 Answer

A black box sometimes appears on my tv screen. can you tell me if this is from having the closed caption butten on and why it happens?


Yes, if the closed caption mode is turned on in 'text mode' the set will display a black box even when no closed caption text is available. the normal closed caption mode is cc1. try turning closed caption to cc1 or off. tech7

Jan 04, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Black box in middle of screen


Note that the large black box goes away when pushing buttons on the tv (ex: the black box will disappear to show the volume setting when changing the volume on the tv but it will cover the picture and the menu display of the dtv box).

This is caused by the closed caption setting of the television set NOT the captioning of the converter box. To fix this you must open your television's menu, find the ccd/closed caption option, and turn it off. This is a frustrating problem as when most people are told to shut off the captioning they try to do so at the box.

Normal dtv box captioning will appear as a small text box at the bottom of the screen as you would expect - not as a giant black rectangle that covers most of the screen. If you do want to shut this off too you will find that you can't do it through the usual menu options (the menu will only allow changes to font, color etc.) - there should be a ccd button on the remote that when pushed will scroll through ccd-1, ccd-2,... off.

Dec 01, 2008 | Toshiba MV13L2 13 in. TV/VCR Combo

1 Answer

Black box comes up on tv screen


The black box is a text box for closed captioning. Some stations send the signal which turns on the box while not actually broadcasting any text. Go into your setup menu and turn off closed captioning, or at least change it to a different mode. The easiest option is to restore factory presets.

Nov 28, 2008 | Polaroid FLM-3732 Television

2 Answers

Black box


Go to your menu and turn off the closed caption

Nov 07, 2008 | Olevia LT42HVi 42 in. LCD Television

1 Answer

Big Black box covers screen


On the remote control is a button called closed caption or CC.. Someone turned on the closed caption. Simply turn off the closed caption. That black box is called the text box. Good Luck

Apr 12, 2008 | Philips Magnavox 27MS343S 27" TV

1 Answer

Black square box appearing on screen


I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM WITH MY SANYO TV THE CABLE GUY TOLD ME HE HAD AN OLDER SANYO TV TO THAT DID THE SAME THING AND HE TOLD ME WHEN THE BOX APPEARS JUST HIT THE VOL + OR - BUTTON AND IT WORKS ALTHOUGH ITS A PAIN IN THE YOU KNOW WHAT WONDER WALMART HAD A BIG SALE ON MY TV.

TAMMY

Mar 04, 2008 | iLO V27DMBX Television

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony FD Trinitron WEGA KV-32FS120 32" TV Logo

175 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Televison & Video Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

101642 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

71736 Answers

Jerry Greenberg
Jerry Greenberg

Level 3 Expert

1646 Answers

Are you a Sony Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...