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Setup menu cannot access the setup menu for the proton dvd recorder

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Re: setup menu

Ok I've just found out how to get the interlaced/progressive problem sorted out. It is as follows and PLEASE REMEMBER you will be doing this "Blind" sice the screen is black:

1. Power on the DVD unit.
2..Press the "SET UP" button on the remote, ONCE (DVD Display should show "Setup" )
3. Using the arrow buttons on the remote, push the RIGHT arrow ">" ONCE
4..Press the "DOWN" Arrow on the remote ONCE
5. Press the "ENTER" button on the remote ONCE
6. Press the "DOWN" Arrow on the remote ONCE
7. Press the "ENTER" Button on the remote ONCE
At this point you should have your picture and menu displayed on the screen, simply hit setup again to exit, and get the hell out of there!

If you want a copy of what you should be looking for, e mailed, I can do that.
Finally, to do a system restore, which will achive the same results (but you'll have to reset date, time etc.), follow steps 1 & 2 Then instead of hitting the DOWN arrow once, press it THREE times and hit "ENTER" this will restore the unit to factory settings. I have never done this so I am only guesing what other settings you will have to adjust, as well as time and date.

I also have the details on how to make the unit region free, email me and I'll send them to you.
Good Luck!

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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Re: setup menu

Above the setup button on the remote is the P Scan button. Press that and wha la! It worked for me!

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Re: setup menu

I hit the tuner to PAL now i get this lines going up and down...when i hit setup to change back to NTSC nothing happens...Please help!!

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

Re: setup menu

Just figured it out. If you hold on to the enter button continuously, it will allow you to go beyond the progressive scan selection to the master reset selection at the bottom.

Posted on Dec 26, 2007

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