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Problem with black box appearing on tv screen

A rectangular black box keeps appearing on the tv screen, while using the tv. it will go away by pushing any button on the remote, but comes back.

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  • chesdecker Jul 27, 2008

    Tried what you suggested, but couldn't find it listed on the menu. We did change the batteries in the remote and so far it hasn't returned.

  • cheesequake Mar 19, 2009

    I have te exact same problem. I do not know how to remove the black box, and I've hit just about all of the buttons on my remote as well as on the base of my t.v. I can't seem to remedy the problem.

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Check to see if close caption is enabled, on remote, press menu, see if there is setting.

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