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Dvd only playing in black and white

Yesterday i was unhooking an old vcr and radio and may have messed up the cords for the tv and dvd player, but my son was also messing with the remotes too....
our sony dvd player DVP- S360 is only playing in black and white, the sound and picture are fine but i can't get color back. i tried the program and menu options but can't find anything about color versus black and white. thanks.

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  • naimabilqis Aug 06, 2008

    i was messing with the cords again... unhooked a Monster Cable perhaps leftover from the vcr connections... and color came back! thanks for trying.

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Make sure that you connect all of these connections to the right colored cables.
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It seems like you only have the green cable connected. Go back and connect the red and blue for both the tv and dvd.

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