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Xbox 360 - While setting up in menu the TV went black and msg. No Sync. Signal

We just purchaseed our Xbox 360 and were viewing the menu options, even entered our game names. While in the resolution selections of the menu the TV just went black and error msg. reads No Sync. Signal. We have unplugged the unit, unplugged the TV, unplugged and reconnected the connections, pushed the reset button on the console, and we're out of ideas. Can you help?

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Re: Xbox 360 - While setting up in menu the TV went black...

First, make sure you select either TV or HDTV selector on the Audio Video Cable that came with the XBOX. Second, if you chose TV plug the Audio/Video Cable connectot that are red, white , and yellow in color to your TV. Now see if you can see the Start up on the XBOX360.
If you still dont get anything, try plugging it on another television and see if that fixes your problem.

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