Question about Philips 51PW9363 51" Rear Projection HDTV-Ready Television
For me it was the cable box settings...
I'm not a tech person, so take this for what its worth. I had the same problem with my Vizio and my Time Warner Cable HD/DVR box using the HDMI cord connection. HD channels were always fine, and non HD channels were fine until I went to an HD channel and back. When switching back, the non-HD channels would be shifted to the left as you describe. After much back and forth with both Vizio and Time Warner (each saying its caused by the other), I stumbled across the following fix...
I went into the cable box (scientific atlanta 8300) "settings", under "display," under "output resolution." There was a list including 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, and "auto select." I unchecked both 480 options and left 720 and 1080 checked. Problem solved. The other "Display" menu settings are as follows: Picture Size = Stretch, Aspect Ratio = 16x9.
Hope this helps.
Posted on Oct 03, 2008
I have the same set and that happened to me after i put a dvi to hdmi adapter on my tv and started running my set on av 5 however if i go back to av 4 it no longer does that but the picture isnt as good so i live with it (the better pic)
Posted on Apr 21, 2008
Yes. This problem comes about by actually pressing the center ring accidentally during normal viewing. Just press and hold the left or right side of the ring until the pciture straightens itself out again (if the black portion of the screen is to the right of the picture, press the right ring; if it is to the left side, press the left ring).
-Tha Mp3 Doctor
Posted on Feb 04, 2008
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