Article ID : 00029552 / Last Modified : 05/18/2015

How to remove the video text from the TV screen.

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Follow this procedure to remove the video text display from the TV screen.

IMPORTANT: This procedure will only remove channel information displayed by the TV. Channel information being displayed from other sources, such as the broadcaster or a connected VCR or cable box, cannot be removed using this procedure.

  1. On the TV remote control, press the TV FUNCTION button.
  2. Press the DISPLAY button until the displayed information is removed from the screen.
  3. If the display remains on the screen after completing the above steps, perform a power reset on the TV.

NOTE: If the issue is not resolved after completing the power reset, service may be required. Begin the procedure to send your Sony product into a Sony facility to be repaired.