How to Turn On the Closed Captioning on a Sony TV

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Closed captioning is available on almost all broadcast and cable television shows thanks to Federal Communication Commissions regulations. Closed captioning allows you to read the dialogue and sound effects on a television show while it is on. This is helpful for those who are deaf or hard of hearing. It's also a helpful tool if you need to watch TV at a low volume or in a noisy room. If you own a Sony television, you can turn the closed captioning on and off with your remote control.


Step 1

Push the power button to turn on the TV with your Sony remote control.

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Step 2

Push the "TV" button found under "Function" on the remote control.

Step 3

Push the "Menu" button on your remote.


Step 4

Push the up arrow button on the remote to move to the "Setup" menu on your television screen.

Step 5

Push the "+" in the center of the arrow buttons to choose "Setup" on your television screen.



Step 6

Press the down arrow to highlight "Caption Vision."

Step 7

Push the "+" button to choose "Caption Vision."

Step 8

Select your desired setting to turn on the closed captioning. Most television programs use the "CC1" setting.

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