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Samsung LCD tv

I have a Samsung LCD TV connected to my PS3 and it wont play any of my blue ray movies. plays everything else though. what's wrong? even tried a better HDMI cord. still nothing

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Re: Samsung LCD tv

Same problem.. i always get the screen: "not supported mode". whatever the hell that means. so the issue is definately with the tv and not the playstation. has anyone tried contacting Samsung?

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