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This may happen when recording AVCHD, XAVC S HD, and XAVC S 4K movies while the camera is connected to a TV or an external monitor with an HDMI cable. Using a combination of settings like FILE FORMAT, HDMI Settings, and 4K OUTPUT Sel. will affect whether the image and recording settings appear on LCD screen and viewfinder, or on the connected external display.
Check the illustration below for combination of settings to use when recording.