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50p8341 on-screen menu

How do I adjust the on-screen menu position its not centered the bottom is cut off,the whole menu has to be moved up,I cant see all menu options

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    on-screen menu position its not centered the bottom is cut off,the whole menu has to be moved up,I cant see all menu options

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05/09/08

I called the Philips help number (1-888-PHILIPS) and the tech had me turn off the tv and then unplug it from the outlet, wait 1 minute, then plug it back into the outlet, then turn the tv back on. It reset the menu memory and it is now back in the middle of the screen where it belongs.

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