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JVC AV 32120

This is at a school, the sound plays fine, the picture (from a DVD player) sits in the background behind a black box that takes up about 2/3 of the screen centered. The menu comes up with the remote, but when I try to go into the V-chip or any other setup it is locked. I am wondering how to get the black box gone. I half suspect that a student passworded the screen and I don't know how that would be reset.

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Re: JVC AV 32120

Sounds like your "CC" (closed captioning) is turned on and it is set to text mode.Go into the menu and turn the closed captioning "off". The default v-chip unlock code is "0000"

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