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Green bar on SD channels

Discussion in 'DIRECTV HD DVR/Receiver Discussion' started by tsduke, Jan 8, 2013.

  1. Jan 8, 2013 #1 of 12
    tsduke

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    Anyone ever seen an issue with a big green bar in middle of screen and picture shifted right on HR24 and SD channels?
     
  2. Jan 9, 2013 #2 of 12
    tsduke

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    Let's try a picture.
     

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  3. Jan 9, 2013 #3 of 12
    MysteryMan

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    Not seeing it on either of my HR24-500s. Try resetting your receiver.
     
  4. Jan 9, 2013 #4 of 12
    tsduke

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    Tried resets.
     
  5. Jan 9, 2013 #5 of 12
    MysteryMan

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    If issue persists after resetting your receiver run a system test.
     
  6. Jan 9, 2013 #6 of 12
    tsduke

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    All items ok. Never seen anything like this. If it was HDMI issue would think all channels would do it, but only SD does.
     
  7. Jan 9, 2013 #7 of 12
    MysteryMan

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    If you can try using a different HDMI cable.
     
  8. Jan 9, 2013 #8 of 12
    tsduke

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    I notice if I move resolution from 480i to 480p it works. I have native on so I unchecked 480i in resolutions and now it works on it's own. Only thing I've found that helped. Now I don't remember if 480i was always checked or not.
     
  9. Jan 9, 2013 #9 of 12
    RunnerFL

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    Some TVs, especially newer ones, don't do 480i over HDMI very well if at all.
     
  10. spartanstew

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    Man, I could get past the green bar occasionally, but I could never deal with the picture being upside down like that.
     
  11. tsduke

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    lol...The dang thing isn't up side down on my laptop. And no my laptop isn't up side down either.:)
     
  12. tsduke

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    HMMM...Mine is supposed to be capable of all resolutions over HDMI.
     

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