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No color when playing DVD

I have color when watching cbl/sat but when we try to watch a DVD we can see and hear everything but everything is in black and white. Please help

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  • sisink Nov 13, 2008

    Same problem, but was fine until added Wii. Wii color is fine, but not DVDs, which are in black and white.  Don't see any place to change the region using set up.  Thanks

  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2008

    did you fix it? I have exactly the same after adding a Wii - thouigh the Wii doesnot go near the Bose unit - I have straight to the tele! B& W DVDs are only OK for so long!

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Your player is set to the wrong format ie either ntsc if your in europe or pal if your in america, you need to go to the setup and make sure the dvd setup is for your region. pal in europe,ntsc in america..most dvd players automatically switch.but sometimes people change the settings without knowing.

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