NTSC test pattern generator on VCD?

From: Dave Dunfield <dave04a_at_dunfield.com>
Date: Sat Jan 29 06:33:53 2005

At 23:00 28/01/2005 -0500, you wrote:
>I was tweaking the knobs on a Panasonic "Color Video Monitor"
>(NTSC/"VTR input" version of a Panasonic 19" TV marketed to the AV
>crowd, not the home consumer), and I realized that since I don't have
>any genuine TV diagnostic tools, but I do have modern things like a
>DVD player that can play CDs, etc, wouldn't it be handy to have a VCD
>of color bars, etc., as a reference to adjust composite-input devices?
>Does anyone know of the existence of such a thing?

There are a number of diagnostic DVD's intended to setup your home
theater. I have an older one called "Avia" which has a fairly wide
range of video and audio tests - It does color bars and numerous other
video tests, and comes with colored filters that you use to look at the
screen during some of the color tests.


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