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Closed Captioning on LG 50 DM

I read your answer to the CC problem on FixYa but my menu on my LG TV remote does not have an "Option" selection or any sort of "CC" selection. My sister and her kids were at the house while we were away and could not figure out the TV remote (it is complicated). They somehow succeeded in getting the CC on and now I cannot get it off. I have called LG AND Comcast's customer support. I have even had TV techs look and no one can find a solution for me. Any ideas? Thanks, Mike Rees wilymike@comcast.net

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  • sinbear Nov 01, 2008

    my son was having problems geting the tv to work so he decided to push buttons to make it work. he did get the tv to work but he also turn on the closed caption. i have tried everything and still cannot turn off that annoying little black box of words. any sugestions?

  • Anonymous Jan 04, 2009

    we have the same problem

  • jmws_curtis Feb 17, 2009

    I can't get my CC to stop. Not sure how it got turned on either. Kids must have done something. Any way, its driving me nuts!

  • waltrjeff Feb 23, 2009

    The closed caption options in the setup are greyed out and I can not shut off these captions.

  • GrayTwilight May 01, 2009

    The cc option is grayed out on my 47LG50. What am I doing wrong?

  • hughesnan
    hughesnan May 11, 2010

    no. I still can't get closed captioning on my "menu", it is just barely visible and unable to click on it to make some changes.

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I have the same problem with the closed captions... i believe to turn off the captions you have to use the remote. press the CC button repeatedly until closed captioning turns off. in my case i lost my remote so i am unable to use the method to solve the issue. Can someone please confirm that this works. so i can buy a replacement remote. Thx

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