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VIERA Global FAQs

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For FAQs on Panasonic Plasma TVs:

Q1.
What are the complete dimensions of my TV (including the stand and without it)?
Q2.
Do I have to use a Panasonic wall bracket, or can I use other 3rd party wall mounts?
Q3.
I need help connecting my home theater system to the TV.
Q4.
I need help to get the best picture. Which is better, component or s-video setup?
Q5.
What does the Aspect button control?
Q6.
Why does my picture not look as clear as it did in the retailers show room?
Q7.
Why do black bars still appear on some HD channels?
Q8.
I've heard that plasma TVs can develop image retention over time. What is image retention exactly, and is it a concern?
Q9.
Why do I still see black bars on my widescreen TV when viewing certain widescreen DVDs and HDTV broadcasts?

Q10.

What will 4:3 broadcasts and DVDs look like on a widescreen TV?
Q11.
I have noticed over-emphasized green tones in the picture. Can it be turned off?
Q12.
What can I do to prevent Uneven aging (image retention) when viewing cable or satellite music channels, or channels with stationary logos?
Q13.
When I perform auto channel scan, why do I get channel numbers like 100-1,110-2...11-5?
Q14.
In some programs or channels, there is no sound from the digital audio output. However, the digital audio output returns when a different program is on. Why?
Q15.
What's the difference between an EDTV (Enhanced Definition TV) and HDTV (High Definition TV)?
Q16.
Do I need any additional equipment to watch HDTV broadcasts on my plasma TV?
Q17.
What is HDMI? Is it compatible with DVI?
Q18.
I need help with HDMI setup procedures for best picture.
Q19.
What is VIERA?

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