Question about Radio Shack Cinego D-1000 Multimedia Projector

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Search won't lock on to source.

The search screen stays on and will cycle through the various sources. It won't lock on to the signal. Tried with a DVD playing and with an external Dish Network source through the video in.

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  • bsquared3809 Jan 14, 2008

    Thanks Benimur,

    Unfortunately we were unable to pull up any setup menus. the unit kept cycle through the sources even with the menus selected. I.e. The setup menu would only appear for a second before being replaced by the src search screen. Also we could see and hear the video image as it cycled through so it appeared that cables were correctly plugged in. It just wouldn't stop cycling.

    We finally took the unit to the Radio Shack we bought it from and sent it in for service. No problem since it was still under warranty. It came back 2 weeks later. Not sure what the service techs had to do. But it works and looks great! :)


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Hi,

Below is copy of my post to a similar problem.

This is a fairly common problem with this model. In most instances, it is just "slow" in sensing the presence of a video source as it cycles in its selection, internal DVD, VGA, Composite Video IN. Since it does not have a manual source selection, your only option is to really wait.

Verify that "Auto Source Select" is enabled in the Management Menu (buttons-Proj/Setup then >/9) and "tap" the "SRC" button on the projector itself to manually initiate the input/source selection.

Verify that you have done the connections correctly. Yellow RCA connector is the video while the red & white are the audio. Of course the Video input should be connected to the Video output, same goes for the audio. Please refer to pages 22 & 23 of the user's manual for more detailed instructions as well as illustrations.

A couple of things to consider: it is not HDTV capable and pls don't loose the remote.

If the unit will not select a source after some time (minutes), perhaps your best bet would be to seek replacement.

Hope this be of some help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

  • Louie  Role
    Louie Role Jan 13, 2008

    Hi again,

    Another user was able to solve his similar problem hy hitting the "Factory Reset" which is in the Setup/Management Menu.

    Pls refer to connecting tv/cable box

    Cheers.

  • Louie  Role
    Louie Role Jan 15, 2008

    Am glad that it now works.

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