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Movie playing black and white

I borrowed my parents dvd player and brought it to our home
and popped in any movie it played in black and white, the tv is a 27 inche RCA...and the dvd player is a MAX dvp 6100


Had a DAV S550 for years and ok but just bought a sony 40D LCD and after connecting via s-video to scart on TV it only plays black and white dvd`s

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The problem sounds like its with the s video connection, try using the composite video input

Posted on Jun 05, 2008

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