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Old 02-26-2012, 06:29 PM - Thread Starter
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I own a Panasonic Viera TC-P42GT25 1080pa 3D Plasma, and I've recently been watching some free 3D movies on Comcast On Demand.

The reason I am not sure that I am using the TV to it's fullest capability is because at the beginning of each movie, there is a message that shows two images (top and bottom) of stick people, and the announcer says that if I am seeing 2 identical images that my TV is not in 3D mode.

I always see the 2 identical images, which would indicate that my TV is not in 3D mode, but when the actual movie begins, everything appears to be in 3D (I feel like I am in the movie and images seem to pop out of the screen).

The 3D settings are set to Top/Bottom, so it would appear to be set up properly, I just can't figure out why I see 2 identical images when the announcer says I should only see 1.

Can anyone confirm if I am using this properly?
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Old 02-27-2012, 11:43 AM
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Yes, you are using your TV correctly. The announcement is a bit misleading because it isn't actually referring to the stick images themselves, but to the images you see AFTER the countdown is completed.
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