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Color on the picture is dark

The color on my RCA F36650 36: TV is dark. When I try to hit the menu button a black box come up on the screen.

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  • pattyburk Jul 18, 2008

    We unplugged the tv to move some things and when we plugged it back in the screen was very dark and we can't figure out how to lighten it back up since the menu box shows up black

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You can adjust the brightness on the back of the set which says screen. put a mirror so you can see the screen and slowly turn the screw clockwise until you can see the picture.

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