This can happen if your HDMI signal isn’t being translated correctly by your box or TV. Does your screen look like its tinted pink or purple? 1. I have a new Samsung 630 version LCD tv. Step 1: Power cycle the TV. Not sure of the exact age of the unit, given to me when tv was upgraded at my son's house. Give these steps a try and it should de-pinkify your screen: Does your screen look like its tinted pink or purple? Unhooked cable box, waited, rehooked and booted it and it was fine until playing another DVD. Your television is not getting a signal. Screen is pink on LCD TV in HDMI 1 port by MattShae Feb 22, 2009 1:23AM PST. If I turn the tv off then back on it goes away. Turn the TV off. This can happen if your HDMI signal isn’t being translated correctly by your box or TV. Loosen (but do not remove) the screws along the upper rear of the set. Also, interference is most likely NOT an issue, as it is not near any RF-emitting devices, and it's been fine up until a month ago. Thanks to anyone that can help. Make sure that your cable or satellite box (or other device) is powered on and that the TV is set to the correct input – press Input, Source or TV/Video on your remote control. Repeat until the visibility of the clouds is reduced. When I plug the HDMI cable into the HDMI 1 port, the screen turns pink. Discussion Starter • #1 • Oct 13, 2008 I have been searching the internet for an answer and there are several threads on here about my issue, but no answers. The following steps will help you diagnose whether your issue is a problem with the TV or the device broadcasting the picture. 5 Prior to the test picture being shown will be an information page stating the start of the Picture Test followed by the test picture. (In other words, it sat in the same spot for nearly two years with no "purple blotches.") Spoiler alert: if you really love your pricy flat-screen TV, with its brilliant colors and perfect contrast, stop reading — because we don't want to ruin it for you.But for those of you who are intrigued by the inner workings of your high-tech television and wonder why images may look just a bit grayish sometimes, this story's for you. 3 On the Device Care page, select Self Diagnosis located at the bottom of the screen. 4 Select Picture Test. Thus, it is surely the "screen/panel." Hold the power button on the side of the TV down for 3-5 seconds. No problems there with it. Take a clean, lint-free (preferably brand-new) cloth and wipe, using firm yet cautious pressure, from the centre of the screen to the edges. TV shows a blue, green, or black screen. When first turned on there are pink dots on the screen. The problem occurred after viewing a DVD on the BlueRay player. 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