Question about Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV
I have a vw42 l flat screen vizio t.v. we have had it for several months. recently the picture on it is too big for the screen. so i cant see any of the writing on the bottom of the screen. like for instance, when who want to be a millionaire is on, i can only see the first 2 answers and not the bottom ones. can you please help me as it is driving me nuts and i cant find my owners manual i have a vizio 32" screen tv. All of a sudden the picture is too large for the screen. Help!
The other poster was right, there is a zoom button on my CABLE REMOTE and once I pressed that my problem was solved. It's funny none of the techs knew that, at either Vizio or Comcast.
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Posted on Jan 31, 2009
Ah - THANK YOU. I was watching the AFC Championship game and the picture was way too big on all channels. I unplugged, reset factory defaults, you name it - and nothing worked. UNTIL I saw the entry above about an HD Zoom function on the CABLE remote. Turns out I have that, too, and my cat likely stepped on it. Pushing it returned order and sanity to my TV world!!
Posted on Jan 22, 2012
It sounds like you have the zoom on. try pressing the 'wide' button on your remote to switch to a different mode.
Posted on Jan 17, 2009
I found the solution on my Dish Network remote. Went to MENU, SETTINGS, then SCREEN ADJUSTMENTS. Under the HDTV button I changed the Aspect Ratio. I can see the stats for the World Series noe.
Posted on Oct 26, 2016
My remote for Dish TV doesn't have a Zoom button, but there is one called Format. We were unable to see scores in the top left of some games and the scrolling news at the bottom on others. I pushed that button a few times and it fixed my problem. This was a recent issue with me, so I must have accidentally hit it when trying to change a channel by number entry. YAY!
Posted on Oct 15, 2016
OMG it was the cable remote.......very frustrating.
Posted on Jul 06, 2015
I have spent a week messing with the controls on my tv trying to make the picture fit. My problem was not the tv, it was the DVR ASPECT button. Thank you sooooo much. Now I can see the scores on the football games today.
Posted on Nov 15, 2014
Aspect button on our Suddenlink remote. Excellent solution. Thanks.
Posted on Sep 29, 2013
SOURCE: the picture on my tv is too big
Take the remote for the TV...not the cable.
They usually have a RESET button. Go through setting the TV back to factory settings. This usually corrects this problem.
It did for us today! john
Posted on Jan 01, 2009
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