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When watching a dvd and selecting zoom 1 and changing settings to whats comfortable for us it changes back to smaller screen why is this ? is there away for locking our settings ? its fine with normal TV channels but would be nice to use as much of the screen as possible.

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  • neb1981 Jun 18, 2009

    Thank you for quick reply we had already tried that we finally worked out the problem as the TV was brought of the shelf last one in stock the settings on the TV where instore settings which ment after 10 mins the picture would reset itself so we restored to factory settings and changed from instore to Home setting so with the problem we have had im sure others may of had same issue at some point so defenatly something to look out for before thinking your new TV is faulty.

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The reason why you have different sizes is due to the resolution on the media. If your DVD player has a resolution upscale, you can set it to the max which should be 1080i or 1080p. this will give you the best picture. Regarding to the setting on your TV. you can go to menu, setting and picture. you can set your setting there for zoom and it will be like that for all your station. Note: if you do that, you will lose some of the edges when watching high resolution programing.

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  • Tony Nguyen Jun 17, 2009

    the reason why you have different sizes is due to the resolution on the media. If your DVD player has a resolution upscale, you can set it to the max which should be 1080i or 1080p. this will give you the best picture. Regarding to the setting on your TV. you can go to menu, setting and picture. you can set your setting there for zoom and it will be like that for all your station. Note: if you do that, you will lose some of the edges when watching high resolution programing.

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