Question about Sony DAV-DZ100 System

1 Answer

No Color When Playing DVD

I've been having problems with my 6 months DVD player. When I play a DVD, the screen goes to black and white, but I have no such problems with VCD which plays in full color. Would appreciate greatly if anyone can help me with this. Jac

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.


    An expert that has over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 10 Answers
Re: No Color When Playing DVD

I suggest you try a different input source.Such as HDMI or component.If you are already using one of those check your cables or try using the analog cables (red wht yel}

Posted on Sep 21, 2007

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


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


3 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Will only play DVDs in Black and White

Onkyo DV-CP706B 6-Disc DVD Player (Black) -, Inc.Color: BlackChange .... It's quieter than it was before, and it plays ALL DVDs, even if you can see some visible damage ..... THere was no color-just black & white.

Onkyo dvd player no color only black white Questions ... > Forum > Tags > dvd player no color only black white
Onkyo dvd player no color only black white related problems. Ask your Onkyo dvd player no color only black white questions. Get free help, advice & support ...

Onkyo dvd player plays black white Questions & Answer

Dec 29, 2015 | Onkyo Dr-s2.2 5.1 Dvd Home Theater...

1 Answer

Sony flat-screen bravia tv picture goes black but keeps playing audio when playing Netflix or DVDs.

your dvd player needs its own connection as does netflix and cable,get a new hdmi cable for each

Jul 11, 2015 | Samsung Home Theater Systems

2 Answers

My dvd's play in black & white. cant get any color in pitures.


There are three types of display settings. 1 PAL, 2, NTSC and 3, Auto.

The pal and auto makes a display show color while the NTSC allow a display show in black and white but sometimes NTSC also shows color. It is possible that the display format on the movie is NTSC.

To fix this problem, play the movie that shows black and white. When the movie shows in black and white, press PAL/NTSC or P/N on the remote control and it should display in color.

Or Go to the player menu, check video or display setting, change it to Auto.

Problem should be fixed because that's where it lies....

But if it doesn't solve the problem, please let me know so that I may direct you further on what next to do.

I hope you understand the above.

Good luck.

Mar 04, 2011 | Philips Home Theater Systems

2 Answers

When playing a dvd it black and white no color

what output connection are you using? (svideo can cause this if it's not properly supported on both devices)
What format is the video stream NTFS or PAL? some devices don't like one or the other format. This issue could be linked to your dvd player or your TV so please investigate what I have suggested and post back here if you have no luck :O)

Jan 30, 2010 | Bose Lifestyle 38 System

1 Answer

The dvd is playing in Black & white

If you are connected to component out from the DVD player, check whether you connected the same color coded to your DVD
If you are using RCA or S-Video, check the System whether it is PAL or NTSC.

Jan 05, 2010 | NexxTech (DR30G0) System

2 Answers

Bose lifestyle 48 dvd black and white only

Go to the "Bose" menu screen viewing on your TV (make sure no dvd is in the player) Go to your Video controls and check your output, chances are, if your using the component output your player is set to "S-Video". Should fix the problem. Hope this helps. If it's still not viewing correctly, post a comment and I will help you some more

Jul 26, 2009 | Bose Lifestyle 48 System

1 Answer


set dvd player to ntsc also your TV. it will have color now.

May 29, 2009 | Sony DAV-SC5 System

1 Answer

Movie playing black and white

the problem sounds like its with the s video connection, try using the composite video input

Mar 27, 2008 | Sony DAV-S500 System

3 Answers

DVD problem - now only plays in black and white

Check the video connections on the back of the Bose unit. I have a Lifestyle 38 and had an issue with video only playing in black & white. Turned out to be a loose connection.

Nov 10, 2007 | Bose 3 2 1 GSX System

2 Answers

Can only get black and white images when playing DVD's

Check your settings - video format. It should be NTSC for USA standard. If it is set to European (PAL) it will be in black & white. Hope this helps.

Jul 27, 2007 | Bose 3 2 1 Series I DVD Home Entertainment...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Sony DAV-DZ100 System Logo

Related Topics:

105 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Sony Home Theater Systems Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Dennis McCollum

Level 2 Expert

137 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

5327 Answers

Are you a Sony Home Theater System Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides