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I was exploring the setup menu and I found an election of Progressive Scan "on" and "off". When I tried "on" then the picture get out and no image was since then. I can't select "off" in the same menu as I can't see the image. Is there a way to reset to factory standard?

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  • Bob Citizen Mar 17, 2011

    Have you tried unpluging the power cord to reset the unit? Have you tried calling philips at 1-888-744-5477?

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There are 2 ways you can reset the player to default factory settings, although I am not sure about progressive scan being reverted back to interlaced output.

1) Unplug the player (or switch off) at power point, as soon as you reconnect (switch on) power to unit, press and hold the [STANDBY-ON] button (on the front). As soon as you see 'IS TV ON?' on the front panel display, release the [STANDBY-ON] button. This should reset it.

- OR -

2) If you do not have the instruction manual, you can download a free pdf of it;

http://www.retrevo.com/support/Philips-DVDR615-DVD-Players-manual/id/280ag201/t/2/

I hope this helps a tiny bit.

Posted on Mar 18, 2011

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