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Why would I get a good picture on component in coming from a DVD player but not from a directv HD receiver? I even set my receiver to 480i and 480p. The tv is a mitsubishi ws55511

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May I recommend that if you run your DirecTV HD receiver in 1080HD mode to your Mitsubishi WS-5551, and not at 480i or 480p? Regular def tv signals tend to look very poor when on HDTV's.

To get your HDTV signal looking its best, please connect it to the DTV component connections under #7 in the following diagram:

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This will give you superior HDTV imaging.

You may need to set the input-dtv assignment to Y/Pr/Pb instead in RGB in your Mitsubishi WS-55511 Edit NetCommand setup. Note that you must select a different input on your television before you alter the DTV input assignment. You cannot change the connections for a device is the device is currently in use.

I hope that helps.
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