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VCR/DVD setup for color on LCD TV

When setting up my VCR/DVD player with my LG 42LCD7D TV with HD setup I lose the color. The movie plays, I have sound the only problem is it comes on in black and white. Yes I have checked my DVD movie and it should be in color. The TV itself still has color.

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  • larrypunio Dec 20, 2008

    my LG dvd player mode HT302SD comes in black and white upon installing it to other tv, i was using it before in my plasma lcd tv i never encountered this problem, however if im using another dvd player on the same tv there is color, what should i do?

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    how do you hook up the tv and vcr/dvd to watch a movie

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    I hooked up my vcr/dvd player to my tv and the movies will not play

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Dvd plays with sound but has no color

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Check to see you have the cables required by the tv. usually you need hdmi or dvid for hd display. digital rights management protocols have resulted in chips in playing devices that allow only the use of the referenced cables to protect content from being copied. in some sets they default to not playing in hd, but still play something.
look there first, otherwise you may have an input source mismatch. follow instructions on the dvd player first, then make sure the tv has compatible settings.
if that does not solve, you have a service issue with one or both.
good luck
mark

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