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The image is too dark or light, or the colors are incorrect. What should I do?

    If the projected image is too dark or light, or the colors are incorrect, try the following solutions:

    • Press the Color Mode button on the remote control to try different color modes for the image and environment.
    • Check your video source settings.
    • Adjust the available settings on the Image menu for the current input source, such as Brightness, Contrast, Tint, Color Temp., and/or Color Saturation.
    • Make sure you selected the correct Input Signal or Video Signal setting on the Signal menu, if available for your image source.
    • Make sure all the cables are securely connected to the projector and your video device. If you connected long cables, try connecting shorter cables.
    • If you are using the ECO Power Consumption setting, try selecting Normal in the projector's menus.
    • Position the projector close enough to the screen.
    • If the image has been progressively darkening, you may need to replace the projector lamp soon.
    Related concepts
    Color Mode
    Projector Placement
    Related references
    Image Quality Settings - Image Menu
    Input Signal Settings - Signal Menu
    Projector Setup Settings - ECO Menu
Published:  Aug 17, 2017 Was this helpful​? Thank you for the feedback!
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