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Hi I have a Sanyo hd ready tv and the screen will not show the full picture,I have tried changing the screen size with the 'wide' button but it's not bringing the full picture up still-is there another button on the remote that changes this?as can't find manual for tv?

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There is no other button to adjust the aspect ratio.

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SOURCE: cannot fill screen with normal picture size setting

assuming you all have comcast and using an hdmi cable
first access menu (hit it twice) and go to set picture format, choose passthrough....or in your case auto hdmi

then turn box off, press guide and info on the front of the box, proceed through the setup, advanced is more in depth..lol...

select 1080, 720, and then either the standard or widescreen 480s to your liking.....

voila....

now check your tv settings to accommodate

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I had the same problem and found that I was viewing the TV input instead of the composite input. Once I changed it back, the aspect setting would hold.

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I have a Toshiba 50HP15 PLasma flat screen TV. Its been working tone for 2 years now. All of a sudden without warningm the right 1/3 of tghe picture is missing and is black, where as the other 2/3rd of the picture is great picture and in HD. When I press DISPLAY on the remote control is says FULL 720p. When I press the Picture Size button on the remote the message NOT AVAILABLE come on. Anyone with suggestions. Thanks

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go into your customers setting and change you aspect setting to either full or auto

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SOURCE: I have a Toshiba 32av500u HD LCD TV.NO picture

Its a backlight problem. Common with this model. Under warranty? If not, then its a service shop repair.

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I can help you with your issue ,
 
 
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