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Need to turn off words displayed on screen (for deaf or hearing impaired)...

My tv displays the script of programs in white on black type at either the top or bottom, making it difficult to view the entire screen. How do I turn this 'feature' off?

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SOURCE: Top four inches of screen running horizontal is distorted.

The problem is most likely in the vertical circuit, possibly the vertical IC itself or one of the feeder caps in that circuit. Could be possible poor solder connections on the IC also. Is the problem intermittent? There are a number of common problems with this unit effecting the following parts: Dp027 (27v Zener) P/N 244835 Tp022 (Bc648) P/N 198743 Tp025 (Bc558) Ip001 P/N 257786 Ip050 Ic Voltage Regulator , Zener Diode With 3 Legs Looks Like Diode. Ip030 263567 Dp057 232662 Tp052 198743 Tp020 (2sk2842) P/N 263692 Tp023 (2sc8550) P/N 257827 Dp025 244870 This is an ITC008 chassis built in mexico and the problem you're describing should be an inexpensive repair - but my downside opinion is that with this particular unit you could expect the next problem in about one to two years. Being a certified technician there are few TV's that I would tell a customer to walk away from if they were considering a purchase - but this is one of them. I'm sorry for such a negative review, please don't take it out on my rating for this solution. But if you have it repaired take it in yourself and save a few bucks - and ask the shop to save all the old parts for you. Good Luck Bill

Posted on Jun 12, 2007

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SOURCE: RCA HD52W19

try this go ipress menu goto picture then advance setings and make sure autoformat is not on then you can push the arrow left or right on remote to change format.

Posted on Sep 29, 2008

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SOURCE: SONY PROJECTION TV MODEL # KP-51WS510.

If the entire screen is curved, and it is not taking the whole screen, then you have a vertical deflection problem.

If the colors are double and do not match, with lines of different colors around pictures , then you have a convergence problem, often caused by a faulty convergence board.

The curving effect can be a side effect of bad convergence, or you may have both problems at once.

Unless you are a TV repairer yourself, better calling technical support. Usually you can ring the number listed on the owner manual.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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SOURCE: my TV for the past week has periodically only

there is a bad connection at the vertical output ic.
you can try to resolder it

Posted on Apr 09, 2010

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SOURCE: MY TV DISPLAY HAS HAD THE TOP OF THE PICTURE (TOPS

adjust your format

Posted on Jun 22, 2010

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How to I disable the SAP function on RCA FLAT 19 INCH screen?


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From its main Menu, surf towards its sound Menu.
By using UP/DOWN buttons of the remote handset, select SAP

SAP (Second Audio Program) (for analog channels only) Plays the

program's audio in a second language, if one is available. The TV displays

the word SAP in the channel banner when you tune to a program that is

broadcast with SAP information. SAP audio is broadcast in mono. SAP is also

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Closed Caption keeps coming back on


When you turn it off are you going into the setup menu to do this?? if so after it comes back on and you go back to the menu and you see it..as "on" You will need to save your settings before you exit out of the menu

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Black and white or negative screen resolution in Mac OS X


A black and white display, or negative screen resolution, is an issue which can occur within the various Mac OS X system versions ranging from Mac OS X 10.3 to Mac OS X 10.6.

It can appear as an anomaly which can leave a Mac User dumbfounded, not sure what is going on.

At one time your screen is normal like this, but then somehow,

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the screen changes into this strange negative, inverted screen.

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So how does this occur?

The answer is more simple than you think.

An inverted screen like the one you see in the screen shot above, is not actually an anomaly, or the result of some sudden strange happenstance. What's more, chances are, this occurred because of what you did.

Its an easy fix however, because the only way your Mac OS X desktop screen can turn into a negative or black and white resolution, from its normal color resolution, is if a setting within your Mac OS X system has been modified.

To return your screen back to the normal color resolution, follow these steps:

* Click on the Apple menu icon, located on the upper left corner of your Mac OS X desktop screen.

* From the drop down menu, select System Preferences.

* Within System Preferences, select the pane (in System Preferences, Apple references all icons as "panes") entitled "Universal Access".

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Quick Note About Universal Access:
The reason this System Preferences pane is known as"Universal Access", is due to the purposes Apple designed it for. If you notice the image for this pane above, this symbol for this feature, is similar to a placard or sign you would see on a car license plate, parking space, door or building, for an individual who has a disability or is handicapped.

Universal Access was designed to enhance features like Voice-over speech (your Mac talks to you), screen size, display settings, keyboard and mouse settings for those Mac users who are vision impaired, hearing impaired and /or physically disabled.
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* For the next steps in the process:

Click on the Universal Access pane.
If you look in the screen shot, under Display, you will see that the current setting is "White on Black".

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Click on the radio button entitled "Black on White"
and this is the window you will see:

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Back to normal!

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That is all it takes, to return your desktop screen resolution back to normal.

This is why you were suggested as the probable cause" for your desktop screen to go into Inverted mode. Chances are you may have been in System Preferences, clicked on the Universal Access pane, and in exploring settings, may have clicked the Display setting and the
White on Black radio button, causing the screen to go into
the inverted mode or change in gray scale.

Another theory could be that you may have accidentally pressed the Ctrl-Alt-Apple Command keys on your keyboard, combined with either < > keys, depending on if you were in process of' increasing or decreasing contrast on your Mac's screen or display.

The true purpose of the inverted screen mode or change in gray scale, is to aid Mac Users who may be sensitive to the bright normal colors, that you and I see on the standard Mac OS X display screen, due to poor or failing vision.

So now that your screen is back to normal, if you should see an inverted display, or screen that resembles a negative resolution, like that of a photo negative, you know how to correct this issue.

For more information on Universal Access, click here.

Regards,

- Mactechtrainer

on Feb 08, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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THERE IS A BLACK BOX IN THE MIDDLE OF THE BOTTOM PORTION OF THE SCREEN AN IT WON'T GO OFF


Tv is still having closed caption on for the haring impair or the deaf to read.Tries locate a button on the remote that said CC pushes that button to turn it all to off like CC1,2,3 so on.Or go into the tv Menu for close captionning functions and text 1,2,3 so on turn it all to off.The black boxes will stop showing up.

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I have an Insignia Flat screen. For some reason the words being spoken on the TV show are now being typed at the bottom of the screen. Can you please tell me how to stop this?


This is called CLOSED CAPTIONING and is normally just for the hearing impaired.

It can be turned on and off with either the remote control or through the TV's onscreen menu.

Each model of TV is a little bit different, but look for a button on the remote control called CC, or INFO, or DISPLAY. If you want, you can just try pressing each of them until you see CC1 OFF, or TEXT OFF, or DISPLAY OFF come up on the screen text, then just leave it and the text should disappear on its own.

Or if that does not work, go into the AUDIO OPTIONS of your TV's menu and turn off the closed captioning feature from there.

Better yet, just go into your TV's User's Manual and check out how to turn off Closed Captioning in there, and it should tell you exactly what buttons to press to turn it off.

If you can't find it yourself, just comment back here to this page and tell me the model number of your tv and I will try to look it up for you.

Thank you very much and good luck.

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I get a black square in the middle of the tv. I can still see part of the program and hear it but there is a code or something that pops up it starts with lid and has numbers following. If I push the input...


U have the tv original remote wright?Yes.Used ur tv remote look for a button that said CC.Pushes a few times make sure all like CC1,2,3 so on to all off.The black square box show up in the middle of the tv screen,numbers and printting words on the screen it is are call Close Caption for the hearing impair person to read,will disappear from the middle of the tv screen.

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It is the captioning functions.Words printing on the tv screen,it for the deaf or the hearing impear people to read so they know what was said on the tv programs.The button on the remote said CC press that button for CC 1,2,3 for captioning or all off for no captioning.

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Cannot turn CC off.


Features preferences
Caption service
This allows you to select the Closed Captions service levels of analog
broadcasting to be displayed.
Closed Captioning allows you to read the voice content of television
programs on the TV screen. Designed to help the hearing impaired, this
feature uses on-screen ‘text boxes’ to show dialogue and conversations
while the TV program is in progress. Captions will appear on the screen
during captioned broadcasts.
& Select Captions service.
é Press the cursor right.
“ Select the desired Caption service:
• CC 1, 2, 3 or 4
Dialogue (and descriptions) for the action on the captioned TV program
shows on screen.
Usually CC 1 is the most used. CC 2 may be used for alternate languages
if they are being transmitted.
• T 1, 2, 3 or 4
Often used for channel guide, schedules, bulletin board information for
Closed Captions programs, news, weather informations or stock market
reports.
Not all Caption services are necessarily being used by a TV channel during
the transmission of a Closed Caption program.


Features menu
& Select Features in the TV Settings menu.
é Press the cursor right to enter the Features menu.
“ Select the menu items with the cursor up/down and adjust the settings
with the cursor left/right.
Closed captions
This displays the transmitted CC- or CS-text on the screen according to
your chosen CC or CS service in the Setup, Features preferences menu,
This text can either be permanently displayed (assuming that the
service is available in the broadcast) or only when mute is active.
& Press the cursor right after having selected Closed captions.
é Select On, Off or On during mute.

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