Question about Televison & Video
Recently, our TV picture started looking stretched and too big for the screen. The people look squashed and words are cut off on the sides. I checked the format settings, and it is set to "standard", which is the default setting. There is a "stretch" option, but it is not on. Is there anything else we can do to get the picture to fit the screen, or does it need a new part?
I would need more information for your tv however it sound like you may end up needing to replace the main board.
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Posted on Jun 10, 2017
Normallly, if the format button on the remote does not achieve the desired affect, then, a cable box or a satelite box is where the change needs to be made. For example: A Motorola Cable box needs to be set up to go to a wide screen when an analog signal is detected. It's difficult to determine the repair without knowing the hook up of the peripherals. Hope this helps.
Posted on Mar 04, 2007
Try downloading the service manual and go through the calibration excercise. There's also some additional controls behind the right front speaker.
Posted on Nov 26, 2007
SOURCE: Picture size
Normallly, if the picture size button on the remote for the television does not achieve the desired affect, then, a cable box or a satelite box is where the change needs to be made.
A Motorola Cable box needs to be set up to go to a wide screen or zoom when an analog signal is detected.
Some Dish Network boxes have Size buttons on their remotes and also in their main menu.
It's difficult to determine the repair without knowing the types of the peripherals.
Hope this helps.
Posted on Jan 05, 2008
SOURCE: Mitsubishi hd 1080
The format of what you are watching plays a major part in whether all of the screen is used. If the program is 4:3 the screen will remain pretty much square. 16: 9 would be the most desirable for filling all the area. Go ahead and acquire a manual, they're not much...accordianman
Posted on Feb 27, 2008
the display format for this unit is 1080i , so yes you should be able to change the format , I guess your gonna need the remote for this setting , in case you decide to get a remote , let me give this link , good luck and hope my solution is helpful.
Posted on Apr 26, 2008
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