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A black box keeps popping up on the screen on my Emerson LC320EM1F

Black box pops up on screen , sometimes with letters,other times blank. I have to turn tv off then on and it goes away but comes back 5 minutes later. It does this at least twice a week. Why does this black box pop up all the time?

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Hi, go into your menu and turn off closed captioning, sometimes listed as "CC" instead of spelled out "closed captioning", this will fix ya, Happy Holidays, BMW Rider

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You have activated the closed caption.Go in to your menu and set the closed caption to off.

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SOURCE: BLACK BOX PROBLEMS: Insignia TV/DVD combo

The black box is caused by the Closed Caption option of the tv. Go into the menu and turn it off.

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I think that the pop you heard was an electrolytic capacitor blowing its top on the picture frame board. If you are able to check this for yourself by looking on the board for the one/s with a bulging top or are a brownish/black colour like something has caught fire. And also in this situation smell can be of great help as it will smell burnt out but PLEASE before putting your nose or anything else in the tv take all necessary precautions against electric shock and discharge any electrolytic capacitors in the vicinity. If you are not able to do this yourself find a competant technician. Hope this helps.

Posted on Oct 07, 2008

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The Panasonic call center helped us with this one. Our Closed Captioning had been turned on through the TV settings. This made us have a black box with everything besides our cable. Turning off CC on our TV Main Menu solved the problem for us.

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