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I have a small black box in the middle of my screen, if I hit

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I have a small black box in the middle of my screen, if I hit the "enter" button on the remote, it will go away for three seconds and then come right back. How can I fix this?



What's wrong is that you have accidentally turned on one of the closed caption options called "Text." This function of closed caption is practically never used. If it were operational, there would be text inside this black box.


Just go into the TV's menu, look at the Audio options, and turn Close Caption and/or Text off. That should fix it.


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