PowerLite 821p Multimedia Projector

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Why don’t the colors in the projected image look right?
Because of the different technologies used, your projected image may not exactly match the colors on your notebook or computer monitor.
  • Make sure the input signal setting on the Signal menu matches the signal from the connected device. If the image is too purple and you’ve connected a computer or RGB video device to the Computer1/Component Video1 or Computer2/Component Video2 port, select Computer1 or Computer2 as the input source. If you’ve connected a component video device to one of these ports, select Component Video1 or Component Video2. If you’re projecting from a composite video or S-video source, make sure the correct Video Signal is selected on the Signal menu.

  • Try selecting a different Color Mode and adjusting the Brightness, Contrast, and Color Adjustment settings on the Image menu.

  • If you’re displaying video, adjust the Color Intensity and Tint settings on the Image menu.

  • Check your computer display settings to correct the color balance.

  • If the image seems dark, the lamp may be nearing time for replacement. Check the lamp hours and replace the lamp if necessary.

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