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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-26-2015, 03:57 AM
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Posted By whipit
Those are great tv's, have you picked up your fix...

Those are great tv's, have you picked up your fix for the risen black levels? I did for my G10 and it made a huge difference.

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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-16-2015, 10:05 AM
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Views: 687,641
Posted By whipit
Home depot has a moving box for $20. Google "tv...

Home depot has a moving box for $20. Google "tv moving box"

Another thing is the front glass is very fragile. It may be best to keep anything with weight from touching it in the center. Around...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-13-2015, 04:55 AM
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Views: 682,745
Posted By whipit
You can download the manual or look behind the tv...

You can download the manual or look behind the tv for the ARC marking. Make sure vieralink is turned on. That's their name for hdmicrc. Once on, the grayed out settings should be selectable. You also...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-09-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By whipit
Whoops I meant to say the model number on the...

Whoops I meant to say the model number on the tv's. Thanks for the heads up Randy. I'm pretty sure they will be different.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-09-2015, 03:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By whipit
My question is what is the full model number on...

My question is what is the full model number on the back of the tv?
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-07-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 2,244
Views: 633,129
Posted By whipit
If you guysa 're looking for a service manual, go...

If you guysa 're looking for a service manual, go to elektrotanya and punch in your model number. Sometimes a different number will result in a diagnosis manual also
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-03-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 354,167
Posted By whipit
Shortly after chromecasts release they disabled...

Shortly after chromecasts release they disabled local file streaming from a pc. I never used one but there's a thread here at AVS on the chromecast.
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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-03-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 354,167
Posted By whipit
The DLNA on the tv needs some kind of server when...

The DLNA on the tv needs some kind of server when hooked to a PC. So you'll need Win 7 or a server program.on your Vista. I didn't know Wild was a pay server. PS3 media server is free.

The update...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-03-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 354,167
Posted By whipit
Windows Vista doesn't have native support for...

Windows Vista doesn't have native support for DLNA but Win 7 does. You will need a separate client like previously mentioned or maybe another I found in a search, Wild media server.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   03-02-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 2,644
Views: 354,167
Posted By whipit
On the router there's usually 5 ports. One for...

On the router there's usually 5 ports. One for the internet and the others for the connected devices, not sure of the colored ports you speak of. Just plug the PC and TV into similar ports. You need...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 95
Posted By whipit
So, any news on your tv? I'm hoping for you that...

So, any news on your tv? I'm hoping for you that it's something simple.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-25-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 8,472
Views: 895,086
Posted By whipit
These tv's can only output stereo unless you are...

These tv's can only output stereo unless you are using an internal app or tuner. Best to use an AVR as your source switch, then you can get all the audio codecs.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-24-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 703
Posted By whipit
I was at a magnolia back when they were new. It...

I was at a magnolia back when they were new. It was a 60" and right next to a 60GT50, both were playing Prometheus. It was near the end of the movie and I thought they both looked nearly identical in...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-18-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 95
Posted By whipit
I did see a post not too long ago(a week?), maybe...

I did see a post not too long ago(a week?), maybe in one of the xx30 threads that showed charring under the washer part of the screw which would be from arcing. So with that I'd say it's possible.
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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-18-2015, 04:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 95
Posted By whipit
It sounds like loose board screws. If the screws...

It sounds like loose board screws. If the screws get loose it will cause loud buzzing, depending on the board. The screws are part of the boards ground system so if loose arcing can occur or worse...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   02-10-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 1,081
Views: 161,833
Posted By whipit
The way I understand it on Pannys the SD and HD...

The way I understand it on Pannys the SD and HD settings are basically the same in the service menu. One won't affect the other. So, feed the tv a confirmed SD signal(press INFO button, look for 480)...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-30-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7,337
Views: 616,758
Posted By whipit
Maybe you're in Hotel mode. In the service manual...

Maybe you're in Hotel mode. In the service manual it says to unplug the tv from the wall outlet to exit that mode. Worth a try.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-27-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By whipit
I'm not sure if your tv has it but look for the...

I'm not sure if your tv has it but look for the Cell Light slider in the menu. This seems to be an ABL adjustment that I wish panasonic had.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   01-09-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 6,524
Posted By whipit
You may want to look in to getting a black level...

You may want to look in to getting a black level fix. With it my G10's blacks are much better.

http://audiodane.dandk.org/pmcv2/
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-29-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1,325
Views: 235,419
Posted By whipit
I've heard people talk about shopjimmy.com for tv...

I've heard people talk about shopjimmy.com for tv parts.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-28-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 8,472
Views: 895,086
Posted By whipit
I didn't see any replies to your questions. I...

I didn't see any replies to your questions. I wonder if you got things figured out? I don't netflix or use a keyboard setup. I'm pretty sure you have to use the supplied USB Wi-Fi dongle in order...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-28-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8,472
Views: 895,086
Posted By whipit
It's pretty easy. The back cover is the hardest...

It's pretty easy. The back cover is the hardest part, just lots of screws. I think there's four different kinds. Best suggestion is to make a diagram of the back of the tv and mark the screw...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-10-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7,901
Views: 1,103,789
Posted By whipit
You should look into getting the fix for your...

You should look into getting the fix for your black levels. I did on my G10 and it made the tv look so much better. That 50 inch '09 model is affected by the black level rise and I'm sure it lights...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-06-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 8,472
Views: 895,086
Posted By whipit
The company reps are the only folks allowed to...

The company reps are the only folks allowed to flash, something about unsecured flash files. They only did this for a limited time. You should be fine with that Sept build.

There's a good...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-05-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8,472
Views: 895,086
Posted By whipit
I have that exact model that I bought new near...

I have that exact model that I bought new near the years end in 2011. It gets daily use in the bedroom for an hour or two and have no issue with it other than the common board screws coming loose. It...
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