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Dvd's are showing in black and white sound is working fine

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Re: Dvd is showing black and white

Make sure that the S-video connection on your Bose Lifestyle system is completed plugged in. If this becomes loose, the systems (black and white DVD's) could occur.

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Re: Dvd is showing black and white

You are running in the wrong format.
If you are in the USA then you need to set the Bose system to NTSC. If you are in another part of the globe then set it to PAL.
The other thing is to make sure your TV is set the correct way as well. The only other thing that will cause this is if you are trying to playback a PAL dvd on an NTSC system (and the other way around of course)
All the options you need will be in the setup menus for both the TV and Bose.
Hope that helps
That should solve your problems.

Posted on Apr 12, 2008

Re: Dvd is showing black and white

Mine was with the same problem I move the output after the ntsc or pal is a output setting and was on Yrb something like that just move it to normal and will work fine

Posted on Jul 29, 2008

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SOURCE: black and white picture for DVDs not tv

Make sure you don't have a componet plug in a A\V hole or the other way around.

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