What are the different Color Modes on the Video menu used for?

  • The Color Mode setting adjusts the brightness, contrast, and color for various common viewing environments. Use this setting to quickly obtain a good picture. Choose the Color Mode in the Image menu or press the Color Mode button on the remote control to select:
    • Photo - Best for projecting still images with vivid color in a bright room (computer input only).
    • Sports - Best for watching TV in a bright room (component, S-video, or composite video input only).
    • Presentation - Use when you're projecting a full-color presentation in a bright room.
    • Text - Use when you're projecting a black and white presentation in a bright room.
    • Theatre - Use when projecting movies in a dark room.
    • Game - Brightest mode, best for playing video games in a bright room.
    • sRGB - Use when projecting computer images conforming to the sRGB color standard.
    • Blackboard - Choose this fixed color mode when you need to project against a green blackboard.
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