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Zeith television The screen has a rectanular black box blocking the bottom of the screen. How do I eliminate it. Can not find my book. Please help, having company over this weekend from out of state. Thanks

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Sounds like you have on the closed caption. Seen this many times. Go to the menu and scroll down to closed caption and turn it off. Good Luck

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