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Accidentally changed height somehow while using remote, now "squeezed"

I somehow got a small display of a green "hit" and some numbers on the screen a while ago, and it appeared to shrink or expand the height of the screen. I thought I had it back where it was, but now all I have is a squeezed down version in the middle of the screen. It's a little taller in the middle than the sides, but very odd. Any idea how to get this back to normal. Have tried the "reset" feature, did nothing to change. I can;t figure out how to get that one screen back, so I can expand the heighth again.
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Ou will need to adjust that via the service menu. Toshiba has 2 ways to access it on various models I will post them both. first way
1. TV turned on
2. Press 'Mute' button on the remote.
3. Press 'Mute' button on the remote again and hold.
4. Press the 'Menu' button at the TV.
You are now in the Adjustment mode
4. Use the 'Channel up'or"Channel dwn' to select the item.
5. Write down the old value of the item before changing.
6. Use Volume up and down adjust the value.
7. When you have made all the adjustments you want turn the set off to exit.

Posted on Feb 10, 2008

  • Sonny Berry
    Sonny Berry Feb 10, 2008

    Here is the alternate Toshiba method

    1. TV turned on
    2. Press 'Vol down' button on the set.
    3. Press '9' button on the remote and hold.

    You are now in the Adjustment mode

    4. Use the 'Channel up'or"Channel dwn' to select the item.
    5. Write down the old value of the item before changing.
    6. Use Volume up and down adjust the value.
    7. When you have made all the adjustments you want turn the set off to exit.

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