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No picture displays when attempting to play a DVD through the component video out jacks.

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Follow this procedure to troubleshoot if no picture displays when attempting to play a DVD through the component video out jacks.

  1. Ensure the component cables are connected properly to the DVD/VCR and the television.
  2. Ensure the television is tuned to the correct video input to display component video signals.
  3. Ensure the DVD/VCR is set to output component video signals .
  4. On the front of the DVD/VCR, press the PROGRESSIVE button to turn off the progressive format signal.
  5. NOTE: The connected television may be unable to accept a progressive format signal. If the DVD/VCR is outputting a progressive format signal, turning this function off may resolve the issue.