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post #2161 of 2197 Old 10-14-2014, 11:55 PM
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To those who has a blue sparkling problem, what did you guys do? Now im having a blue sparkling problem on the right side. Pls help. Thanks
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To those who has a blue sparkling problem, what did you guys do? Now im having a blue sparkling problem on the right side. Pls help. Thanks
Sparklies are usually an HDMI cable that needs to be pulled out and reinserted.
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Hi, I own my 55VT50 since it was launched. I've never calibrated it.
When I play with the PS4, if I disable the IFC, I notice the motion judder that cause me a headache...
If I enable IFC... the input lag grow...

Now, I'd like to apply one of yours "calibrated settings" posted before and hope that my problem go away.

Could you recommend some settings for play with PS4 without headache??

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To those who has a blue sparkling problem, what did you guys do? Now im having a blue sparkling problem on the right side. Pls help. Thanks
Hi Bryan 338. I was able to influence and fix blue sparkle with VSUS pot changes in the back of the TV. This was related to the yellow blob issue.

It was very apparent on non blue scenes. E.g red, orange or tan.

I also had it on the right hand side and was able to fix it with a balance of left and right VSUS pot tweaks.

Now I have had no issue for at least a year.

I have a procedure documented if you are interested and still have an issue.

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Hi Bryan 338. I was able to influence and fix blue sparkle with VSUS pot changes in the back of the TV. This was related to the yellow blob issue.

It was very apparent on non blue scenes. E.g red, orange or tan.

I also had it on the right hand side and was able to fix it with a balance of left and right VSUS pot tweaks.

Now I have had no issue for at least a year.

I have a procedure documented if you are interested and still have an issue.

Thanks
Hi crudesinger. Thanks for the reply. Can u pm me the procedure document.
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Hi Bryan 338. I was able to influence and fix blue sparkle with VSUS pot changes in the back of the TV. This was related to the yellow blob issue.

It was very apparent on non blue scenes. E.g red, orange or tan.

I also had it on the right hand side and was able to fix it with a balance of left and right VSUS pot tweaks.

Now I have had no issue for at least a year.

I have a procedure documented if you are interested and still have an issue.

Thanks
Any chance you could forward me that document as well?

Thanks.
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noob question here but....

i am using dnice's custom settings, under the custom. l like it a lot. my question is if i want to do use dnice's settings for the 3d viewing, how do i get it to stick, since I'm using the custom settings already?
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forgot to ask:

if i update the firmware, will it also reset all my custom settings?
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noob question here but....

i am using dnice's custom settings, under the custom. l like it a lot. my question is if i want to do use dnice's settings for the 3d viewing, how do i get it to stick, since I'm using the custom settings already?

3d settings are independent of other settings shouldn't be an issue, also you shouldn't lose your settings from a firmware update.

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Sorry to ask this, but there's a lot of pages in this thread, can someone point me to what's considerred the best settings to start with? Thanks

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The THX modes will almost certainly give you a more accurate picture than the calibrated settings for a different unit.
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The THX modes will almost certainly give you a more accurate picture than the calibrated settings for a different unit.
Thanks, just thought I'd start with someone settings and go from there.

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Hi Bryan 338. I was able to influence and fix blue sparkle with VSUS pot changes in the back of the TV. This was related to the yellow blob issue.

It was very apparent on non blue scenes. E.g red, orange or tan.

I also had it on the right hand side and was able to fix it with a balance of left and right VSUS pot tweaks.

Now I have had no issue for at least a year.

I have a procedure documented if you are interested and still have an issue.

Thanks
would you be so kind as to send me the instructions for the VSUS adjustment? the yellow blobs are now getting very irritating, especially on white background scenes. i have it on both left and right side of the screen, right side is worse though. thank you!
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Thanks, just thought I'd start with someone settings and go from there.
Best thing to do is buy a copy of ControlCal so you can download settings files that have been shared by users and upload them directly to your TV. Details and files are all available at the ControlCal forums.

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No problem mooshoodragon. The blobs are certainly a pain. I can PM the info to you on the adjustments.

The changes are still holding up strong on my VT50

Sorry to hear about your issue.
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the best thing to do is bring out a top level calibrator like Chad B

i had the blobs, after proper calibration, they are completely gone
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Does anyone know of a way to reset the total hours in the Service Menu for this set 65VT50?
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That would be like resetting the odometer on a car. I'm sure it is only possible as a hack.
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Is there a voltage tweak, similar to the Kuros to lower the black level of the VT50?

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Is no one playing with these anymore?
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I think everything has been consolidated in the owners thread.

The set is also 3 years old.....................
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Recently we had some strong thunderstorms in the area. Now my 65VT50 wouldn't power on. The red LED on the lower bezel blinks 3 times and repeats. It's plugged into a Belkin PF30 power console which is still working. Does anyone know what components are potentially burned out? What's the availability of parts for this TV? Thanks in advance for any help.
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Hey guys,

I just found out about- and bought a box that goes inline before my subwoofer. You plug a mic into it and it basically tests and then adjusts the signals for corrections. Basically a modern smart automatic eq.

Does any such thing exist for the tv video? Plug in a camera to test, then just unplug the camera and let the box take care of the picture?
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Is this dynamic room correction for the bass or one time eq setting? My sub (Paradigm Studio 15) came with the Perfect Bass Kit to set eq for the room.


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Not to go off topic, as I was just using it as an example to see if such a thing is available for video- but it is static once set.

https://davidsusilouncensored.wordpr...ti-mode-8033s/

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Everything I read about it seems it makes a nice difference. It not only listens and automatically tunes out any peaks due to speaker design, placement, room limitations- but it also takes into account the 'decay' of the sound and resonance. Meaning if the signal stops, but the room resonance tricks your ears into thinking the sound is still going...this adjusts for that and shortens the sound duration in that freq so the end effect is tight bass with less 'muddy'.
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Hey guys, I just picked up a 60ZT60 as I wanted a little larger tv and the picture quality should be better.

Anyone have an idea what I should ask when trying to sell my 55VT50?
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Where did you get the 60zt60? I've been looking and only found one, but seems really shady.
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It was for sale locally.
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Could anyone please give me the forum's best calibration settings for the 55VT50 please
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