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The words on the screen is doubled or trippled.

My name is Leon Heyward. The problem that I have with my 53" toshiba projection screen is, when I'm looking at T.V on the bottom of the screen the t.v shows the cannel that i'm watching, espn, animal planet etc. I'll see espn in 3 colors, pink, green and blue, "Moreover" the screen picture is a tad blurry. The T.V is in great shape concidering 10 years. Please give me some advice on correcting this condition. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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Re: The words on the screen is doubled or trippled.

Go to the picture control menu and turn the color to minumum so that you are watching a black & white picture. Do this to determine if the color offset affects the overall screen or just the lower corner. If the center is off, go to the convergence adjustment menu and align the red and blue onto the green as described in the owners manual. Some models also allow you to align the outer edges as well. If the bottom is still bad you may have a problem in the convergence circuit. If the outlines are not seriously bowed or distorted a minor convergence toutchup by a qualified technician should correct the problem, otherwise parts are involved and the repair is considered major.

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