Samsung HL-R5687W Specifications

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DLPTV
I N S T R U C T I O N
M A N U A L
HL-R5087W/HL-R5687W
Register your product at www.samsung.com/global/register
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A Guide to Digital TV
• What is Digital Television?
Digital television (DTV) is a new way of transmitting high quality video and audio to your TV set.
Using DTV, broadcasters can transmit high definition TV (HDTV) images, Dolby digital surround
audio, and new services such as multicasting (transmitting more than one program on the same TV
channel) and datacasting. Several of these services can be combined into a single digital
broadcast.
Digital Television Services
• Digital Picture Quality
DTV programs are transmitted in two different formats. The first is Standard Definition Television
(SDTV) and the second is High Definition Television (HDTV).
• SDTV program formats include 480-line interlaced (480i) and 480-line progressive (480p) video.
480i programs are essentially a digital version of our current analog TV programs, while the 480p
format offers improved image detail over 480i. Some 480p programs are broadcast in widescreen
and are comparable to progressive-scan DVD movies in image quality.
• HDTV program formats include 1080-line interlaced (1080i) and 720-line progressive (720p).
Both HDTV formats are always broadcast in widescreen, and offer much higher picture quality than
SDTV.
• Dolby Surround Sound
With DTV, you can listen to a variety of Dolby digital audio formats from Dolby Surround 2.0 to
Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, using your home audio system. Many HDTV programs are now
broadcast with DD 5.1 soundtracks.
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CableCARD and Digital Cable Ready TVs
CableCARD and Digital Cable Ready TVs are the products of a new digital cable
standard. This new standard is called OpenCable and it is a concerted effort to
standardize the digital cable service network interface in North America. For more
information, please refer to www.cablelabs.com.
Digital Cable Ready TVs are equipped with a proper digital cable tuner to receive digital
cable signals from your local cable service provider. They are also designed to work with
digital cable card modules (PCMCIA card modules called CableCARDs). These PCMCIA
card modules or CableCARDs will be provided by your local cable service provider after
a proper subscription process.
The provided CableCARD from your local cable service provider needs to be inserted
into the CableCARD slot of a Digital Cable Ready TV. Please refer to page 24 for how to
insert the CableCARD.
A digital set-top box which used to be provided by the cable service provider is no
longer needed with Digital Cable Ready TVs and CableCARDs.
When CableCARD is inserted into the slot, the TV screen will show the message that
CableCARD is inserted and tries to download necessary data such as channel
information or subscription information from your digital cable service provider. When
you insert CableCARD for the first time, this process could take few minutes depending
on the amount of data your cable provider needs to send. During this process the digital
cable service provider or CableCARD may display messages on the TV screen to help or
give you further information.
Please contact your local cable provider for more information on service availability and
how to acquire a CableCARD.
NOTE
• This television receiver supports the copy protection system regulated by DTLA (Digital Transmission
Licensing Administrator). It should be noted that copy protected content may not be viewable
depending on your particular connections.
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Q&A
1. Is the antenna I use for existing TV reception good enough for DTV?
Over-the-air (OTA) digital TV broadcasting uses the same channels as analog TV and works well with
many existing TV antennas. However, DTV broadcast channel assignments are different than analog
channels. You should find out whether your local DTV broadcasts are on VHF (channels 2-13) or UHF
(channels 14-69) to see if you need a different antenna.
If your DTV channels are on UHF and you already get good UHF reception, your present antenna may
work fine. The same holds true for VHF DTV reception. Note that in some markets, both VHF and UHF
channels are used for DTV broadcasts.
You can find out the latest DTV channel assignments for your area by browsing selected Internet web
sites such as www.titantv.com and www.fcc.gov.
2. How difficult is it to receive DTV signals indoors?
This depends on whether your local DTV stations are running full power or not and how close your
location is to the transmission tower. DTV receivers do not require as much signal as analog TV
receivers to produce high-quality images and sound.
Once the DTV signal level exceeds a certain threshold at the receiver, the digital video and audio data
is decoded at the same quality it was originally encoded for broadcast.
This is a big advantage for DTV over analog TV - there is no noise, ghosting, static, or scratchy audio.
3. How can I connect an antenna in my townhouse, co-operative apartment,
condominium, or apartment?
The Federal Communications Commission's OTARD Rule (part of the Telecommunications Act of 1996)
allows residents of condominiums, townhouse, or members of neighborhood associations to put up
outside antennas for reception of broadcast TV signals as long as those antennas are not located in
common areas and are no more than 12' in height.
Residents of rental units (apartments, etc.) are not covered by the OTARD rules and will have to use
indoor antennas to receive DTV broadcasts. It is possible that the landlord of an apartment complex
can provide broadcast DTV signals via a master TV antenna system to each apartment.
4. Can I connect my DTV set-top receiver to my cable TV service?
Cable TV systems use a different method for transmitting digital TV programs that is currently
incompatible with broadcast DTV set-top receivers. So you will still need to use an outdoor or indoor
antenna to receive OTA broadcast DTV programs.
The good news is that you won't have to pay a monthly or per-program charge to watch OTA DTV and
HDTV programs. They're free, unlike subscription satellite TV or premium cable TV. All you need is an
antenna and a DTV set-top receiver to enjoy clear, sharp widescreen images and high-quality audio.
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Table of Contents
Your New Wide TV ..........................................................................................10
Viewing Position ..................................................................................................10
Replacing the Lamp ..............................................................................................10
List of Features .....................................................................................................12
Accessories .........................................................................................................12
Front Panel Buttons ...............................................................................................13
Front Panel Information Window............................................................................14
Rear Panel Jacks ..................................................................................................15
Remote Control ....................................................................................................16
Connections .....................................................................................................20
Connecting VHF and UHF Antennas.......................................................................20
Antennas with 300-ohm Flat Twin Leads .....................................................20
Antennas with 75-ohm Round Leads ...........................................................20
Separate VHF and UHF Antennas ..............................................................21
Connecting Cable TV and VCR..............................................................................22
Cable without a Cable Box .......................................................................22
Cable with a Cable Box that Descrambles All Channels ...............................22
Connecting an Analog Cable Converter Box...............................................23
Connecting an Analog Cable Converter Box and a VCR ..............................23
Connecting CableCARD .......................................................................................24
Connecting a Camcorder......................................................................................25
Connecting a DVD Player .....................................................................................26
Connecting to Y,PB,PR ...............................................................................26
Connecting to Audio and Video Jacks ........................................................26
Connecting a DTV Set-Top Box ..............................................................................27
Connecting to Y,PB,PR ...............................................................................27
Connecting to DVI (Digital Visual Interface) .................................................27
Connecting to HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) ..........................28
Connecting a Digital Audio System ........................................................................29
Connecting to an Analog Amplifier ........................................................................29
Operation........................................................................................................32
Turning the TV On and Off....................................................................................32
Viewing the Menus and On-Screen Displays ...........................................................32
Selecting a Menu Language ..................................................................................33
Memorizing the Channels .....................................................................................34
Adding and Erasing Channels ...............................................................................36
Changing Channels..............................................................................................37
Customizing Your Remote Control ..........................................................................38
Remote Control Codes ..........................................................................................39
Setting the Clock..................................................................................................40
Setting the On/Off Timer ......................................................................................42
Setting the Sleep Timer .........................................................................................43
Viewing an External Signal Source ........................................................................44
Assigning Names to External Input Mode ...............................................................45
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Channel Control ...............................................................................................48
Selecting Your Favorite Channels ...........................................................................48
Labeling the Channels ..........................................................................................49
Fine Tuning Analog Channels Analog .....................................................................50
Checking the Digital-Signal Strength Digital ............................................................51
LNA (Low Noise Amplifier)....................................................................................52
Picture Control..................................................................................................54
Picture Control .....................................................................................................54
Selecting the Color Tone .......................................................................................56
Changing the Picture Size .....................................................................................57
Digital Noise Reduction ........................................................................................58
DNIeTM (Digital Natural Image engine)
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Setting the My Color Control Mode........................................................................60
Using the Color Weakness Enhancement Feature .....................................................62
Setting the Film Mode...........................................................................................63
Viewing Picture-In-Picture.......................................................................................64
Selecting the Sound Source ...................................................................................70
Freezing the Picture ..............................................................................................71
Setting the Blue Screen Mode................................................................................72
Sound Control ..................................................................................................74
Sound Control .....................................................................................................74
Setting the SRS TSXT.............................................................................................76
Auto Volume ........................................................................................................77
Choosing a Multi-Channel Sound (MTS) track Digital ...............................................78
Choosing a Multi-Channel Sound (MTS) track Analog ...............................................79
Choosing a Digital Sound Format Digital ................................................................80
Selecting the Internal Mute ....................................................................................81
Setting the On/Off Melody ...................................................................................82
Special Features ...............................................................................................84
Setting the Function Help ......................................................................................84
Menu Transparency Level ......................................................................................85
Using the V-Chip ..................................................................................................86
Viewing Closed Captions (On-Screen Text Messages) Analog ....................................92
Viewing Closed Captions (On-Screen Text Messages) Digital ....................................94
Using the CableCARD ..........................................................................................96
Using the CableCARD Setup Function.....................................................................97
Using the Guide...................................................................................................99
Appendix......................................................................................................102
Troubleshooting .................................................................................................102
Cleaning and Maintaining Your TV ......................................................................103
Using Your TV in Another Country........................................................................103
Specifications ....................................................................................................103
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SAMSUNG
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Your New Wide TV
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Your New Wide TV
Viewing Position
To optimize your viewing comfort, please follow the guidelines below for viewing distance.
If viewing for an extended period of time, sit as far back from the screen as possible.
Make sure to put the product
at a distance (of about 10cm/
4inch) from the wall so that
adquate ventilation can be
provided.
• Failure to do so may cause
the critical effect in the
expected life span of the
product or the quality.
Replacing the Lamp
• Why do I need to replace the lamp?
The lamp used in a DLP TV has a limited lifespan. For the best screen quality it needs to be replaced
periodically. After replacing the lamp, the screen quality will be bright and clear as new.
• When do I need to replace it?
It should be replaced when the screen becomes darker, less clear or when the Lamp indicator on the
front are flashing.
• Check before lamp replacement
1. The lamp must be the same code number and type.
2. The lamp type is indicated on the left side of the TV. It is also indicated on the lamp case.
3. After checking the code number for the lamp, give the code number to the store where you
purchased the TV or to a Samsung Service center.
• Caution
1. Replace with the correct code numbered lamp to avoid damage to the TV.
2. Turn the power off and wait for 30 minutes before replacing the lamp as it will be hot.
3. Do not touch the glass part of the lamp with your bare hands nor insert any foreign object inside
the cover as it may cause poor screen quality, electric shock or fire.
4. Do not place the old lamp near flammable objects or within the reach of children.
5. Be sure to connect this TV directly to an AC wall outlet. If the TV's AC plug is connected to a cable
box or other source, it will not allow for proper cool down time.
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• For replacement, you will need a 5.91-Inch screwdriver and a pair of gloves.
1
Unplug TV, then use a
screwdriver to remove the
screws.
2
Open the Lamp cover.
3
Remove the 2 press-pin
screws securing the Lamp.
4
Separate the Lamp from the
engine by holding the handle
and pulling it out.
5
To reinstall the Lamp, follow
these steps in reverse order.
NOTES
• Be sure the replacement Lamp is the same type.
• After replacing the lamp, align the lamp cover with the groove and secure the screws.
• The TV will not turn on if the lamp cover is not correctly closed (as this will activate the
protective circuit).
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Your New Wide TV
List of Features
Your TV was designed and engineered using the latest technology. It is a full-featured, high-performance
unit that exceeds industry standards. In addition, it has these special features:
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Easy-to-operate remote control
Easy-to-use on-screen menu system you can access from the front panel or remote control
Automatic timer to turn the TV on and off at any time you choose
Adjustable picture and sound settings and the ability to memorize your favorite settings
Automatic channel tuning for up to 181 channels
A special filter to reduce or eliminate reception problems
Fine tuning control for the sharpest picture possible
A built-in multi-channel sound decoder for stereo and bilingual listening
Built-in, dual channel speakers
A special sleep timer
Picture-in-Picture capability that let you watch two channels at once
Widescreen TV with adjustable image size
Life-like clear images provided by DNle technology
My Color Control Mode for corresponding with your color style
Color weakness Mode
Digital Input (HDMI/DVI IN) jack
Digital Audio Output (OPTICAL) jack
AV network system (Anynet) that enables you to easily control Samsung audio-video(AV) devices from
this TV.
• CableCARD slot
Accessories
Once you have unpacked your TV, check to make sure that you have all the parts shown here.
If any piece is missing or broken, call your dealer.
Remote Control
(BP59-00076A)/
AAA Batteries
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Warranty Cards (2)/
Registration Card (1)
Instruction Manual/
Safety Guide/
Quick Guide/
Anynet Manual/
Manual Guide
Anynet Cable
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Front Panel Buttons
The buttons on the front panel control your TV’s basic features, including the on-screen menu system. To use
the more advanced features, you must use the remote control.
Standby state.
(Standby indicator; Red)
Auto timer on has been set.
(Timer indicator)
Press and hold the POWER button for a few seconds to
turn the TV on or off.
Press to switch between viewing TV programs and
signals from connected components.
Press to lower or raise the volume and to select items
when using the on-screen menu.
Press to change channels and to move between items
on the on-screen menu.
Press to see the on-screen menu.
Press to activate (or change) a particular item.
NOTE
• Touching the control panel using
your finger will cause Blue LEDs to
light for all buttons. You can then
locate the desired button and touch
it to operate.
Aim the remote control towards this spot on the TV.
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Your New Wide TV
Front Panel Information Window
The Information window appears as illustrated above while the TV is
turning on. (Refer to the TV set’s display for animation details.) When
successfully turned on, an animated “Smile” figure appears and then
fades out slowly.
Appears while the TV is turning off.
When these indicators appear, there is a
possible problem with the TV.
Lamp or other component may be defective.
Please contact a certified technician.
Check if the ventilation hole on the rear of the set
is blocked, because if the inner temperature is too
high, the power will shut off.
A cooling fan inside the set is not operating
normally.
The TV’s rear cover is not properly shut.
NOTES
• It takes about 30 seconds for the TV to warm up, so normal brightness may not appear immediately.
• The TV has a fan to keep the inside lamp from overheating. You’ll occasionally hear it working.
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Rear Panel Jacks
Use the rear panel jacks to connect components such as a VCR. You can connect different components
such as VCRs, Set-Top Box and a DVD player etc., because there are two sets of video input jacks and
two set of component video input jacks on the rear panel of your TV. For more information, please see
“Connections”.
ΠANTENNA terminals
Two independent cables or antennas can be connected to these terminals. Use
“Cable IN” and “Air IN” terminals to receive a signal from VHF/UHF antennas or
your cable system. Use the “Cable OUT” terminal to send the signal being
received by the “Cable IN” terminal out to another component (such as a Cable
Set-Top Box). (Refer to page 20)
´ Component1, 2 jacks (Y, PB, PR, L, R)
Use these jacks to connect the component video/audio signals from a DVD
player or a set-top box. (Refer to page 26~27)
ˇ VIDEO/AUDIO OUTPUT jacks
Sends video/audio signal from the TV to an external source, such as a VCR.
These jacks are available only in RF, Video and S-Video modes.
¨ S-VIDEO INPUT jacks
Connects an S-Video signal from an S-VHS VCR or DVD player.
(Refer to page 25)
ˆ VIDEO/AUDIO INPUT jacks
Connect video/audio signals from external sources, such as VCR or DVD players.
(Refer to page 26)
Ø DVI (Digital Visual Interface) AUDIO INPUT jacks
Connect to the digital audio output jacks of a device with DVI output.
(Refer to page 27)
∏ DIGITAL AUDIO OUT(OPTICAL) jack
Connect to a Digital Audio Component. (Refer to page 29)
” Anynet
Please refer to the Anynet Owner’s Instruction.
’ HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface)/ DVI
INPUT jack
Connect to the HDMI jack of a device with HDMI output.
Connect to the digital video output jack for device with DVI output.
(Refer to page 27~28)
˝ CableCARDTM
Insert the CableCARD into the slot. (Refer to page 24)
Ô SERVICE
This jack is for software upgrades.
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Your New Wide TV
Remote Control
You can use the remote control up to about 23 feet from the TV. When using the remote control, always
point it directly at the TV. You can also use your remote control to operate your VCR, Cable box, DVD
player or Samsung Set-Top Box. See pages 38~39 for details.
1. POWER
17. EXIT
2. P.MODE
18. ▲, ▼, œ, √, ENTER
Turns the TV on and off.
Adjust the TV picture by selecting one of
the preset factory settings (or select your
personal, customized picture settings.)
3. ANTENNA
Press to select “AIR” or “CABLE”.
4. CHANNEL NUMBER
Press to directly tune to a particular
channel.
5. -
Press to select additional channels (digital
and analog) being broadcast by the same
station. For example, to select channel
“54-3”, press “54”, then press “-” and
“3”.
Press to exit the menu.
Press to select highlight up, down, left, or
right. While using the on-screen menus,
press the ENTER to activate (or change) a
particular item.
19. MTS (Multichannel
Television Stereo)
Press to choose Stereo, Mono or SAP
(Secondary Audio Program).
20. PIP (Picture In Picture)
Displays the available channels in
sequence. (These buttons change channels
in the PIP window only.)
21. STILL
Press to pause the current screen.
6. VOL +, VOL -
22. ASPECT
7. MUTE
23. SRS
8. ANYNET
24. DNIe (Digital Natural
Image engine)
Press to increase or decrease the volume.
Press to mute the TV sound.
Runs the Anynet view functions and sets up
Anynet devices.
9. MENU
Displays the main on-screen menu.
10. CH.LIST
Displays the channel list.
11. FAV.CH (Favorite Channel)
Press to switch between your favorite
channels.
12. MODE
Selects a target device to be controlled by
the Samsung remote control (i.e., TV, STB,
VCR, CABLE, or DVD).
13. PRE-CH
Tunes to the previous channel.
14. SOURCE
Press to display all of the available video
sources (i.e., TV, Set-Top box, VCR, DVD,
DTV).
15. CH
/
Press to change channels.
Moves from one set of screen information
to the next in TV Guide menu.
16. INFO
Press to display information on the TV
screen.
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Press to change the screen size.
Activates TruSurround.
Activates DNIe.
25. SET
Used during set up of this remote control,
so that it will work compatibly with other
devices (Set-Top box, VCR, Cable box, DVD,
etc.).
26. SLEEP
Press to select a preset time interval for
automatic shut off.
27. PIP Controls
CH / ; Press to display the available
channels in sequence. (These buttons
change channels in the PIP window only.)
28. CAPTION
Controls the caption decoder.
29. VCR/DVD Controls
Controls VCR or DVD functions: Rewind,
Stop, Play/Pause, Fast Forward.
30. RESET
If your remote control is not functioning
properly, take out the batteries and press
the reset button for about 2~3 seconds.
Re-insert the batteries and try using the
remote control again.
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Installing Batteries in the Remote Control
With normal use, the batteries in the remote control should last about a year. If you notice a performance
degradation while using the remote, the batteries may need to be replaced. Make sure you replace both
batteries and do not mix old and new batteries in the remote control. If you won’t be using the remote
control for a long time, remove the batteries and store them in a cool dry place.
1
Slide the back cover all the way out
to open the battery compartment of
the remote control.
2
Install two AAA size batteries.
Make sure to match the “+” and
“–” ends of the batteries with the
diagram inside the compartment.
3
Slide the cover back into place.
NOTE
• Do not mix battery types, I.e, alkaline and manganese.
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SAMSUNG
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Connections
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Connections
Connecting VHF and UHF Antennas
If you do not have a cable system, you will need to connect an antenna to your TV.
Antennas with 300-ohm Flat Twin Leads
If your antenna looks like this:
1
Place the wires from the twin
leads under the screws on the
300-75 ohm adaptor (not
supplied). Use a screwdriver
to tighten the screws.
2
Plug the adapter into the “Air
IN” terminal on the rear
panel.
it has 300-ohm flat twin leads.
Antennas with 75-ohm Round Leads
If your antenna looks like this:
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Plug the antenna lead into the
“Air IN” terminal on the rear
panel.
it is an antenna with 75-ohm round leads.
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Separate VHF and UHF Antennas
If you have two separate antennas for your TV (one VHF and one UHF), you must combine the
two antenna signals before connecting the antennas to the TV. This procedure requires an optional
combiner-adaptor (available at most electronics shops).
1
Connect both antenna
leads to the combiner.
2
Plug the combiner into the
“Cable IN” terminal on the
rear panel.
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Connections
Connecting Cable TV and VCR
You can connect different cable systems to your TV, including cable without a cable box, and
cable with a cable box that descrambles some or all channels.
Cable without a Cable Box
If you want to connect cable, and you do not need to use a cable box:
1
Plug the incoming cable
into the “Cable IN”
terminal on the rear panel.
Cable with a Cable Box that Descrambles All Channels
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1
Find the cable that is
connected to the
ANTENNA OUT terminal
on your cable box. This
terminal might be labeled
“ANT OUT”, “VHF OUT”
or simply, “OUT”.
2
Connect the other end of
this cable to the “Cable
IN” terminal on the rear
panel.
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Connecting an Analog Cable Converter Box
This connection allows you to watch cable and premium channels. You should keep your TV
selected to “Cable IN” so that you can use the TV features. When viewing premium channels,
select “Air IN” and tune the TV to channel 3 or 4 (whichever channel is vacant in your area), then
use the converter box to change channels. You will need two coaxial cables.
NOTES
From
Cable
• When you use a converter box with
your TV, there may be features that you
can not program using the remote
control, such as programming your
favorite channels and blocking
channels.
• The output from "Cable Out" is not
available when "Air/CATV" is set to
"Cable" in the PIP menu.
Connecting an Analog Cable Converter Box and a VCR
This connection allows you to watch and record basic and premium cable channels, as well as
watch videotapes. You should keep your TV selected to “Cable IN” so that you can use the TV’s
features. When viewing premium channels or recording with the VCR, select “Air IN” (whichever
channel is vacant in your area), then use the converter box to change channels.
Caution: If you want to record one channel
while watching another channel, a splitter
(not included) must be added between the
cable and “Cable IN”. One output of the
splitter goes to “Cable OUT” and the second
output is connected to IN on the cable
converter box.
TV Rear Panel
If you have a mono VCR, connect L/Mono to
VCR Audio OUT using only one audio cable.
From
Cable
When you use a converter box with your TV
there may be features that you can not
program using the remote control, such as
programming your favorite channels and
blocking channels.
Stereo VCR
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Connections
Connecting CableCARD
You must obtain a CableCARD from a local cable service provider.
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Insert the CableCARD into
the “CableCARD” slot and
the message “CableCARDTM
Inserted” is displayed on the
screen. If the channel
information does not
already exist, the message
“Updating Channel List” is
displayed during channel
information configuration.
2
The pairing information
containing a telephone
number, CableCARD ID,
Host ID and other
information will be
displayed in about 2~3
minutes. If an error message
is displayed, please contact
your Service Provider.
3
When channel information
configuration is finished, the
message “Updating
Completed” is displayed. It
indicates that the channel
list is now updated.
TV Rear Panel
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
Please insert the
card as shown.
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Connecting a Camcorder
You can use your camcorder to view tapes without using a VCR.
1
2
3
Locate the A/V output jacks
on the camcorder. They are
usually found on the side or
back of the camcorder.
Camcorder
TV Rear Panel
1
Camcorder
Output Jacks
Connect a set of audio
cables between the AUDIO
IN jacks on the TV and the
AUDIO OUT jacks on the
camcorder. If you have a
mono Camcorder, connect
L(mono) to the Camcorder
audio out using only one
audio cable.
Connect a video cable
between the VIDEO IN (or
S-VIDEO IN) jack on the TV
and the VIDEO OUT jack
on the Camcorder. The
audio-video cables shown
here are usually included
with a Camcorder. (If not,
check your local electronics
store.) If your Camcorder is
stereo, you need to connect
a set of two cables.
2
3
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Connections
Connecting a DVD Player
The rear panel jacks on your TV make it easy to connect a DVD player to your TV.
Connecting to Y,PB,PR
1
2
Connect a set of audio
cables between the
COMPONENT (1 or 2)
AUDIO (L,R) IN jacks on the
TV and the AUDIO OUT
jacks on the DVD player.
TV Rear Panel
2
1
To enable Component video
viewing, connect a set of
video cables between the
COMPONENT (1 or 2)
VIDEO (Y, PB, PR) IN jacks
on the TV and VIDEO
(Y/PB/PR or Y/CB/CR) OUT
jacks on the DVD player.
DVD Player
Note: For an explanation of
Component video, see your
DVD player's owner's
manual.
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
Connecting to Audio and Video Jacks
1
2
Connect a set of audio
cables between the AUDIO
IN (1 or 2) jacks on the TV
and the AUDIO OUT jacks
on the DVD player.
TV Rear Panel
DVD Player
Connect a video cable
between the VIDEO IN (1
or 2) jack on the TV and the
VIDEO OUT jack on the
DVD player.
1
2
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
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Connecting a DTV Set-Top Box
Connecting to Y,PB,PR
1
2
Connect a set of audio
cables between the
COMPONENT (1 or 2)
AUDIO (L,R) IN jacks on the
TV and the AUDIO OUT
jacks on the Set-Top Box.
Connect a set of video
cables between the
COMPONENT (1 or 2)
VIDEO (Y, PB, PR) IN jacks
on the TV and VIDEO
(Y/PB/PR or Y/CB/CR) OUT
jacks on the Set-Top Box.
Note: For an explanation of
Component video, see your
Set-Top Box owner's manual.
2
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
TV Rear Panel
1
DTV Set-Top Box
Connecting to DVI (Digital Visual Interface)
1
2
Connect a set of audio
cables between the DVI
AUDIO (L,R) IN jacks on the
TV and the AUDIO OUT
jacks on the Set-Top Box.
Connect an HDMI/DVI
video cable between the
HDMI/DVI IN jack on the
TV and the DVI OUT jack
on the Set-Top Box.
NOTE
TV Rear Panel
2
1
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
DTV Set-Top Box
• Requires a Cable Converter.
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Connections
Connecting to HDMI (High Definition Multimedia
Interface)
1
Connect an HDMI cable
between the HDMI/DVI IN
jack on the TV and the HDMI
OUT jack on the Set-Top Box.
TV Rear Panel
NOTE
• Make sure the HDMI/DVI
source's power is on, or you
will be unable to select it in the
menu's source list.
Incoming
Cable or
Antenna
DTV Set-Top Box
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Connecting a Digital Audio System
There are many types of digital audio systems on the market today.
A simplified illustration of an audio system is shown below. For more information, see your
audio system owner’s manual.
1
If your audio system has a
optical digital audio input,
connect to the “DIGITAL
AUDIO OUT(OPTICAL)” jack
on the TV.
TV Rear Panel
NOTE
• OPTICAL: converts the electric
signal into an optical light
signal, and transmits it through
glass fibers. A transmission
system of digital audio in the
form of a light wave, S/PDIF
format using a glass conductor.
See page 80 to set the digital
output format (Dolby Digital or
PCM) appropriate to you digital
audio component.
Audio System
Connecting to an Analog Amplifier
1
The “AUDIO OUT” terminals
cannot be used for external
speakers. You must hook
them up to an amplifier.
When an audio amplifier is
connected to the “AUDIO
OUT” terminals: Decrease
the gain (volume) of the
audio amplifier, and adjust
the volume level with the
volume control on the TV.
TV Rear Panel
Amplifier
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Operation
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Operation
Turning the TV On and Off
Press the POWER button on the remote control.
You can also use the POWER button on the front panel.
Viewing the Menus and On-Screen Displays
The on-screen menu system allows you to control the settings of your TV. Access the on-screen menu
system by pressing the MENU button on the remote control. Once the on-screen menu appears, use
the …/†/œ/√/ENTER buttons on your remote control to select menu items and make adjustments.
You can also view the on-screen menu system and make some adjustments using the TV’s front
panel buttons.
Viewing the Menus
1
2
3
Press the MENU button.
The main menu is displayed.
There are six menu groups:
“Input”, “Picture”, “Sound”,
“Channel”, “Setup”, and
“Guide”.
Press the … or † button to
select an item you want
in the menu.
Press the œ, √ or ENTER
button to display, change,
or use the selected items.
Use the ENTER button to
enter items in the menu.
Input
Input
Picture
Source List
Edit Name
Anynet
: TV
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
Viewing the Display
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Exit
Picture
Input
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Press the INFO button on the
remote control.
The TV displays the current
channel, the status of certain
picture and sound settings and
the current time.
The information displayed varies
according to the selected source.
√
√
Cable 3
Standard
Picture Mode
Custom
Sound Mode
Stereo
MTS
Off
Caption
Off
V-Chip
No Time Information
:
:
:
:
:
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
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Selecting a Menu Language
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press the
ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to
select “Language”.
Press the … or † button to
select “English”, “Español”
or “Français”, then press the
ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Language
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency
Blue Screen
▼ More
Move
: English
English
Español
Français
: Medium
: Off
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Operation
Memorizing the Channels
Your TV can memorize and store all of the available channels for both “off-air” (antenna) and
cable channels. After the available channels are memorized, use the CH
and CH
buttons
to scan through the channels. This eliminates the need to change channels by entering the channel
digits. There are three steps for memorizing channels: selecting a broadcast source, memorizing
the channels (automatic) and adding and deleting channels (manual).
Selecting the Video Signal Source
Before your television can begin memorizing the available
channels, you must specify the type of signal source that is
connected to the TV (i.e., an antenna or cable system).
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to
select “Antenna”.
Press the … or † button to
select “Air” or “Cable”, then
press the ENTER button.
3
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Press the … or † button to
select “Auto Program”, then
press the ENTER button.
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Antenna
: Air
Cable
Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
NOTE
• All available DTV and analog channels are automatically stored
in memory.
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Press the … or † button to select the
Antenna connection, then press the ENTER
button.
• Air : “Air” antenna signal
Cable : “Cable” antenna signal
Air+Cable : “Air” and “Cable”
antenna signals
• If the CableCARD is inserted into the
“CableCARD” slot on the rear panel,
“Cable” and “Air+Cable” are not
available.
When selecting Cable TV system:
Press the ENTER button to start the auto
program. By default, the cable TV system
is set to “STD”.
If you want to select another type of
cable system, press the œ button and
use the … or † button to select one of
Analog or Digital “STD”, “HRC” and
“IRC”. Press the ENTER button.
Auto Program
Input
Select the antennas to memorize.
Picture
Air
Start
Cable
Start
Air+Cable
Start
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Auto Program
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Select the cable system.
Analog
✔
STD
HRC
IRC
Start
Digital
✔
STD
HRC
IRC
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
• STD, HRC and IRC identify various types of cable TV systems.
Contact your local cable company to identify the type of cable system
that exists in your particular area.
At this point the signal source has been selected. Proceed to “Storing
Channels in Memory”.
5
Press the √ button to select “Start”, then
press the ENTER button to start the auto
program. The TV begins memorizing all
available stations. Press the ENTER button
at any time to interrupt the memorization
process.
Auto Program
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Select the cable system.
Analog
✔
STD
HRC
IRC
Start
Digital
✔
STD
HRC
IRC
Move
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Auto Program
• The TV must be connected to an
antenna in order to receive digital TV
signals. Even if a particular channel is
deleted from the memory, you can
always tune to that channel directly
by using the number buttons on the
remote control.
Auto Program in progress
Cable Channel 44
Stop
Enter
Return
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Operation
Adding and Erasing Channels
You can add channels that were not memorized (or delete unwanted channels from memory).
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Add/Delete”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Enter
Return
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Add/Delete
Cable 26
Not In Memory
Press ENTER to add the channel.
Add
Move
Enter
Return
Add/Delete
Cable 26
In Memory
Press ENTER to delete the channel.
Delete
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
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Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Channel
Input
Channel
Repeatedly pressing the
ENTER button will alternate
between add channel and
delete channel.
Press the CH
or CH
button to switch to the
appropriate channel, then
repeat above.
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Enter
Return
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Changing Channels
Using the Channel Buttons
Press the CH
or CH
button to change channels.
When you press the CH
or CH
button, the TV changes channels in sequence.
You will see all the channels that the TV has memorized.
(The TV must have memorized at least three channels.)
You will not see channels that were either erased or not memorized.
Using the Number Buttons
Use the number buttons to quickly switch to any channel.
Press the number buttons to go directly to a channel. For example, to select channel 27, press
“2,” then “7.” The TV will change channels when you press the second number.
Using the “-” Button
The “-” button is used to select stations that broadcast both a digital and analog signal.
For example, for channel 7-1
(digital), press “7”, then “-”,
then “1”.
DTV Air
7-1
English
Picture Mode
Sound Mode
MTS
Caption
V-Chip
5:21 am
For channel 7-2 (analog), press
“7”, then “-”, then “2”.
Standard
Standard
English
On
Off
AIR 7-2
Mono
Picture Mode
Sound Mode
MTS
Caption
V-Chip
5:21 am
NOTE
• HD indicates the TV is
receiving a Digital High
Definition signal.
SD indicates the TV is
receiving a Analog
standard definition
signal.
Standard
Standard
Stereo
On
Off
Using the Previous Channel
Press the PRE-CH button.
The TV changes to the last channel you were watching.
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Operation
Customizing Your Remote Control
Your TV comes equipped with a universal remote control. In addition to controlling the TV, the
universal remote control can also operate a VCR, Cable box, DVD, and Samsung Set-Top Box
(even if your VCR, Cable box and DVD are made by manufacturers other than Samsung).
NOTE
• The remote control might not be compatible with all VCRs, DVD players and Cable boxes.
Setting Up Your Remote Control to Operate Your VCR (Cable box or
DVD player)
1
2
Turn off your VCR (Cable box or DVD player).
3
4
On your Samsung remote control, press the SET button.
5
Press the POWER button. Your VCR (Cable box or DVD player)
should turn on. If your VCR (Cable box or DVD player) turns on,
your remote control is now set correctly.
If your VCR (Cable box or DVD player) does not turn on, repeat
steps 2, 3, and 4, but try one of the other codes listed for the
brand of your particular VCR (Cable box or DVD player).
6
Once your remote control is set up, press the MODE button any
time you want to use the remote to operate your VCR (Cable
box or DVD player).
Press the MODE button to switch the remote control to the VCR
(CABLE or DVD) mode.
The remote control has five modes: TV, STB, VCR, CABLE, and
DVD.
Enter 3 digits of the VCR (Cable box or DVD player) code listed
on next page for your brand of VCR (Cable box or DVD
player).
Make sure you enter 3 digits of the code, even if the first digit is
a “0”. (If more than one code listed, try the first one.)
NOTES
• When your remote is in the TV mode, the VCR (or DVD player)
control buttons (REW, STOP, PLAY/PAUSE, and FF) will still operate
your VCR (or DVD player).
• When your remote control is in the STB, VCR, CABLE, or DVD
mode, the volume buttons still control your TV’s volume.
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Remote Control Codes
VCR Codes
Cable Box Codes
DVD Codes
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Operation
Setting the Clock
Setting the clock is necessary in order to use the various timer features of the TV. Also,
you can check the time while watching the TV. (Just press the INFO button.)
Option 1: Setting the Clock Manually
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Time”, then press the
ENTER button.
Press the ENTER button to
select “Clock”.
3
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
4
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
• The current time will appear
every time you press the
INFO button.
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5
Press the œ or √ button to
move to “Month”, “Day”,
“Year”, “Hour”, “Minute”,
or “am/pm”. Set the clock
you want by pressing the
… or † button, then press
the ENTER button.
• You can set the hour and
minute directly by
pressing the number
buttons on the remote
control.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Return
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock
Sleep Timer
On Timer
Off Timer
: Off
: Inactivated
: Inactivated
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
Return
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock Mode
Clock Set
Time Zone
DST
:Manual
Auto
Auto
: No
Move
Enter
Return
Clock
Input
Channel
NOTE
Enter
Clock
Input
Guide
Press the … or † button to
select “Clock Set”, then
press the ENTER button.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Time
Input
Guide
Press the ENTER button to
select “Clock Mode”.
Press the … or † button to
select “Manual”, then press
the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock Mode
Clock Set
Time Zone
DST
: Manual
: No
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
Return
Clock Set
Input
Picture
Set current date and time.
Month Day
Year
▲
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
--
--
----
▼
Hour Minute am/pm
--
--
Move
--
Adjust
Return
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Option 2: Setting the Clock Automatically
The Clock can be set automatically if you are receiving a digital signal.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to select “Setup”,
then press the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to select “Time”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the ENTER button to select “Clock”.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Picture
Sound
Channel
Guide
4
Picture
Sound
5
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Return
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock
Sleep Timer
On Timer
Off Timer
: Off
: Inactivated
: Inactivated
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
Return
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock Mode
Clock Set
Time Zone
DST
:Manual
Auto
Auto
: No
Move
Enter
Return
Time Zone
Input
Press the … or † button to highlight the
Channel
time zone for your local area (and to
Setup
move the highlight to the appropriate time
Guide
zone on the map of the United States),
then press the ENTER button.
• When you set up Auto Time, the set time may
not be correct depending on the broadcasting
station and signal. If there is a difference
between the real time and set time, please set
the time manually.
Press the … or † button to select
“DST”(Daylight Saving Time), then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to select “Yes” or
“No”, then press the ENTER button.
Enter
Clock
Input
Setup
Press the … or † button to select “Time
Zone”, then press the ENTER button.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Time
Input
Channel
Press the ENTER button to select “Clock
Mode”.
Press the … or † button to select “Auto”,
then press the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Select the time zone in which you live.
Atlantic
Eastern
Central
Mountain
Pacific
Alaska
Hawaii
Move
Enter
Return
Clock
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
--/ --/ ----/ -- : -- -Clock Mode
Clock Set
Time Zone
DST
: Auto
: Yes
No
No
Move
Enter
Return
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Operation
Setting the On/Off Timer
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Time”, then press the
ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “On Timer”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
adjust “Hour”, then press
the √ button to move to the
next step.
Set other items using the
same method as above.
Move
Enter
Return
Time
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
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Clock
Sleep Timer
On Timer
Off Timer
Guide
√
√
√
√
: Off
: Inactivated
: Inactivated
Move
Enter
Return
On Timer
Input
Picture
Set on timer.
Hour Minute am/pm Antenna
▲
Sound
12
00
am
Air
▼
Channel
To activate On Timer with
the setting entered, set
Activation to on by pressing
… or † button.
√
√
√
√
√
√
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Channel
Volume Activation
3
Setup
Guide
10
Move
No
Adjust
Return
• You can set the hour and minute directly by pressing the
number buttons on the remote control.
▲
▲
When finished, press the MENU button to return.
▼
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Off Timer”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
adjust “Hour”, then press
the √ button to move to the
next step. Set other items
using the same method as
above.
▼
Off Timer
Input
Picture
Set off timer.
Hour Minute am/pm Activation
▲
Sound
12
00
am
No
▼
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Adjust
Return
To activate Off Timer with the setting entered, set Activation
to on by pressing … or † button.
When finished, press the MENU button to return.
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Setting the Sleep Timer
The sleep timer automatically shuts off the TV after a preset time (from 30 to 180 minutes).
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press the
ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Time”, then press the
ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sleep Timer”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
adjust “Minute”.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Time
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Clock
Sleep Timer
On Timer
Off Timer
: Off
: Inactivated
: Inactivated
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
Return
Sleep Timer
Input
Set sleep timer.
Picture
Minute
Sound
---
Activation
▲
No
▼
Channel
Setup
Guide
4
Setting the Timer sets the
Activation to ‘Yes’
automatically.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Adjust
Return
Sleep Timer
Input
Set sleep timer.
Picture
Minute
Activation
Sound
030
Yes
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Adjust
Return
Alternate method
Press the SLEEP button on the
remote control repeatedly until the
appropriate time interval appears
(any of the preset values from
“30 min” to “180 min”).
Sleep Timer : 90 min
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Operation
Viewing an External Signal Source
Use the remote control to switch between viewing signals from connected equipment,
such as a VCR, DVD, Set-Top box or the TV source (broadcast or cable).
Setting the Signal Source
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the ENTER button to
select “Input”.
Input
Input
Picture
Source List
Edit Name
Anynet
: TV
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to
select “Source List”.
Press the … or † button to
select a signal source, then
press the ENTER button.
Move
Enter
Return
Source List
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
TV
AV1
AV2
S-Video1
S-Video2
Component1
▼ More
-----------
Guide
• When you connect
Move
Enter
Return
equipment to the TV,
you can choose
between the following sets of jacks: “AV1”, “AV2”,
“S-Video1”, “S-Video2”, “Component1”, “Component2”
or “HDMI/DVI” on the TV’s rear panel.
• HDMI input can be selected only when the external
device is turned on and connected to the TV.
Alternate method
Press the SOURCE button on the
remote control repeatedly to
select an external signal source.
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Assigning Names to External Input Mode
This feature enables you to name the input source you have connected.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the ENTER button to
select “Input”.
Input
Input
Picture
Source List
Edit Name
Anynet
√
√
: TV
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
to select “Edit Name”, then
press the ENTER button.
Move
Enter
Return
Input
Input
Picture
Source List
Edit Name
Anynet
√
√
: TV
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select a signal source to
edit, then press the ENTER
button.
Enter
Return
Edit Name
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
4
Move
AV1
AV2
S-Video1
S-Video2
Component1
Component2
HDMI
Move
:
:
:
:
:
:
:
√
√
√
√
√
√
√
--------------Enter
Return
Edit Name
Press the … or † button to
:----Input AV1
select the external device :
AV2
:VCR
--Picture
S-Video1
:DVD
--VCR, DVD, D-VHS, Cable
D-VHS
Sound S-Video2
Cable STB
STB, HD STB, Satellite STB,
HD STB
Channel Component1
Satellite STB
PVR STB, AV Receiver, DVD
Component2
PVR STB
Setup
HDMI
Receiver, GAME, Camcorder,
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
DVD Combo, DVD HDD
Recorder, Internet TV Recv.,
Interactive TV Recv, VOD (Video On Demand) STB, TV.
▼
Press the ENTER button.
Set other signal sources (AV2, S-Video1, S-Video2,
Component1, Component2, HDMI) using the same method
as listed above.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Channel Control
Selecting Your Favorite Channels
You can store your favorite channels for each available input source (such as TV and CATV).
This allows you to quickly and easily find frequently watched channels by pressing the FAV.CH
button on the remote control.
To Store Your Favorite Channels:
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Favorite Channels”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a channel, then press
the ENTER button and a
check mark will appear.
Press the ENTER button
again to deselect the
selected channel and the
check mark will disappear.
√
√
√
√
√
√
Antenna
: Air
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Favorite Channels
Input
Air
2
Picture
Air
3
Air
4
Air
5
Air
6
Air
7
Air
8
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
✔
Select All
Clear All
Move
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTES
• Only memorized channels can be set as Favorite channels.
• Select All : Press to select all channels.
• Clear All : Press to clear all channels.
To View Your Favorite Channels:
Press the FAV.CH button repeatedly to jump from one favorite
channel to another.
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Labeling the Channels
Use this feature to assign an easy-to-remember label to analog channels (i.e., “CBS”, “ESPN”,
“PBS2”, CNN02”, etc.) A label consists of five fields, where each field is a letter, a number or a
blank. When the INFO button is pressed, the channel label will appear below to the channel
number.
1
Press the CH
or CH
will be labeled.
2
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Name”, then press
the ENTER button.
3
4
NOTE
• If you add or delete a
TV channel, the
labeled channels will
also be added or
deleted.
button to tune to the channel that
Press the …/†/œ/√ button
to move to the channel to be
assigned to a new name,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a letter, a number or a
blank. (Results in this
sequence: A...Z, 0...9, +, -,
✽, /, blank).
Press the √ button to switch
to the next field, which will
be selected.
Select a second letter or digit
pressing … or † button, as
above.
Repeat the process to select
the last three digits.
When you have finished,
press the ENTER button.
To erase the assigned new
name, select “Clear” by
pressing the …/†/œ/√
button, then press the ENTER
button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
√
√
√
√
√
√
Antenna
: Air
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Name
Input
▲
Air
2
Air
3
Clear
Sound
Air
4
Clear
Channel
Air
5
Clear
Air
6
Clear
Picture
Setup
A
Clear
▼
Guide
Move
Adjust
OK
Return
Name
Input
▲
Air
2 CNN02
Air
3
Clear
Sound
Air
4
Clear
Channel
Air
5
Clear
Air
6
Clear
Picture
Setup
Guide
▼
Move
Clear
Adjust
OK
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Channel Control
Fine Tuning Analog Channels
Analog
Use fine tuning to manually adjust a particular channel for optimal reception.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Fine Tune”, then press
the ENTER button.
Move
Picture
Sound
Setup
Return
√
√
√
√
√
√
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Guide
3
Enter
Channel
Input
Channel
Press the œ or √ button to
adjust the fine tuning.
√
√
√
√
√
√
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Fine Tune
Cable 26
Not Fine Tuned
3
Reset
Adjust
4
NOTE
• Only analog TV
channels can be fine
tuned.
5
To store the fine tuning
setting in the TV’s memory,
press the ENTER button.
To reset the fine tuning
setting, press the † button to
select “Reset”, then press the
ENTER button.
Save
Return
Fine Tune
Cable 26
Fine Tuned
3
Reset
Adjust
Save
Return
Fine Tune
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Not Fine Tuned
0
Reset
Move
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Checking the Digital-Signal Strength
Digital
Unlike analog channels, which can vary in reception quality from “snowy” to clear, digital (HDTV)
channels have either perfect reception quality or you will not receive them at all. So, unlike analog
channels, you cannot fine tune a digital channel.
You can, however, adjust your antenna to improve the reception of available digital channels.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Signal Strength”,
then press the ENTER button.
Antenna
: Cable
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Channel
Input
Picture
▲ More
Signal Strength
LNA
: Off
√
√
Move
Return
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
If the signal strength meter
indicates that the signal is
weak, physically adjust your
antenna to increase the
signal strength. Continue to
adjust the antenna until you
find the best position with
the strongest signal.
Enter
Signal Strength
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
OK
Setup
Guide
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Channel Control
LNA (Low Noise Amplifier)
If the TV is operating in a weak-signal area, sometimes the LNA function can improve
the reception (a low-noise preamplifier boosts the incoming signal).
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Channel
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “LNA”, then press the
ENTER button.
Antenna
: Air
Auto Program
Add/Delete
Favorite Channels
Name
Fine Tune
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Channel
Input
Picture
▲ More
Signal Strength
LNA
: On
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Pressing the … or † button
will alternate between “On”
and “Off”.
4
Move
Enter
Return
Channel
Input
Picture
▲ More
Signal Strength
LNA
: Off
On
Sound
On
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTE
• LNA functions only when antenna is set to AIR. The settings will
be stored separately in each channel.
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Picture Control
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Picture Control
Picture Control
You can use the on-screen menus to change the “Contrast”, “Brightness”, “Sharpness”, “Color”,
and “Tint” according to personal preference. (Alternatively, you can use one of the automatic
settings. See next page.)
Customizing the Picture
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to
select “Mode”.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
Press the … or † button to
select a particular item, then
press the ENTER button.
Move
:
:
:
:
:
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Mode
Input
Channel
3
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
√
90
50
65
55
R 50
Mode
: Standard
Contrast
Brightness
Sharpness
Color
Tint
G 50
Reset
Move
Enter
Return
▲
90
Contrast
▼
Press the œ or √ button to
decrease or increase the
value of a particular item.
Resetting the Picture Settings to the Factory Defaults
You can return to the factory default picture settings.
NOTE
• “Tint” doesn’t operate
in HDMI/DVI or 480pComponent or higher
modes.
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4
Press the MENU button to
display the “Mode” menu.
Press the … or † button to
select “Reset”, then press the
ENTER button.
The previously adjusted
picture settings will be reset
to the factory defaults.
Mode
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
: Standard
Contrast
Brightness
Sharpness
Color
Tint
G 50
Reset
Move
Enter
√
90
50
65
55
R 50
Return
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Using Automatic Picture Settings
Your TV has automatic picture settings (“Dynamic”, “Standard” and “Cinema”)
that are preset at the factory. You can select “Standard” which automatically
recalls your personalized picture settings.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to select
“Picture”, then press the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to select “Mode”.
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
:
:
:
:
:
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Mode
Input
Picture
Press the ENTER button again to select
“Mode”.
Press the … or † button to select a
particular item, then press the ENTER
button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Mode
: Standard
Contrast
Brightness
Sharpness
Color
Tint
G 50
Reset
Move
Enter
√
90
50
65
50
R50
Return
Mode
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
Standard
Dynamic
Standard
Contrast
Cinema
Brightness
Sharpness
Color
Tint
G 50
Reset
Move
Enter
90
50
65
50
R50
Return
• Choose “Dynamic” for viewing the TV during the day or when there is a
bright light in the room.
• Choose “Standard” for the standard factory settings.
• Choose “Cinema” when viewing a movie.
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Picture Control
Selecting the Color Tone
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Color Tone”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
: Standard
Cool2
: Warm1
:
:
Cool1
Normal
On
Warm1
On
Warm2
Enter
NOTE
• Color tone is not available in the “Cinema” picture mode.
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√
√
√
√
√
√
Picture
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Cool2”, “Cool1”,
“Normal”, “Warm1”, or
“Warm2”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
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Changing the Picture Size
You can select the picture size which best corresponds to your viewing requirements.
1
2
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Size”, then press the
ENTER button.
Press the œ or √ button to
select the screen format you
want, then press the ENTER
button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Guide
Move
:
:
:
:
:
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Size
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
16:9 Panorama Zoom1 Zoom2
4:3
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Alternate method
Press the ASPECT button on the remote control repeatedly to select
one of the picture size settings.
• “16:9”: Sets the picture to 16:9 wide mode.
• “Panorama”: Use this mode for the wide aspect ratio of a
panoramic picture.
• “Zoom1”: Magnifies the size of the picture on screen.
• “Zoom2”: Magnifies the size of the picture more than
“Zoom1”. You can also move the picture on screen
using the scrooll function. Press the … or † button to
scroll the picture.
• “4:3”: Sets the picture to 4:3 normal mode.
This is a standard TV screen size.
NOTE
• You can select only the 16:9 and 4:3 screen sizes in the Component (720p, 1080i) mode.
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Picture Control
Digital Noise Reduction
If the broadcast signal received by your TV is weak, you can activate the Digital Noise Reduction
feature to help reduce any static and ghosting that may appear on the screen.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Digital NR”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
:
:
:
:
:
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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:
:
:
:
:
Picture
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Off” or “On”, then
press the ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
: Standard
: Warm1
: 16:9
: Off
On
: On
On
Enter
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DNIeTM (Digital Natural Image engine)
This feature brings you a more detailed image with 3D noise reduction and detail, contrast and
white enhancement.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “DNIe”, then press the
ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
:
:
:
:
:
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Picture
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Off”, “Demo” or
“On”, then press the ENTER
button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
:
:
:
:
:
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Move
: Standard
: Warm1
: 16:9
: On
: Off
On
Demo
On
Enter
Return
Alternate method
Press the DNIe button on the remote control repeatedly to select
one of the settings.
• On: Switches on the DNIe mode.
DNIe Demo
DNIe On
DNIe Off
• Off: Switches off the DNIe mode.
• Demo: The screen before applying DNIe
appears on the right and the
screen after applying DNIe
appears on the left.
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Operation
Setting the My Color Control Mode
My Color Control allows users to adjust colors according to their preferences, by adjusting skin,
sky, and grass tones using the predefined settings (“Blue”, “Green”, “Pink”, “Standard”, and
“Custom”) without affecting other colors on the screen.
Using the Easy Control Menu
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “My Color Control”,
then press the ENTER button.
Move
Picture
Sound
Guide
Move
• Changing the settings
in the “Detail Control”
menu (see next page)
will automatically set
the My Color Control
mode to “Custom”.
• The My Color Control
feature operates only
when "DNIe" is set to
"On" and “Demo”
mode.
Easy Control
Detail Control
Picture
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Return
:
:
:
:
:
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
: Custom
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Original
Enter
Return
Custom
Easy Control
œ
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Standard
Move
• “Blue”: Emphasizes Clear Blues.
• “Green”: Emphasizes Mild Greens.
• “Pink”: Emphasizes Warm Skin Colors.
• “Standard”: Standard Picture.
√
√
√
√
√
√
My Color Control
Input
Press the ENTER button to
accept the selected mode.
NOTES
Enter
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Setup
3
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Picture
Input
Channel
Press the ENTER button to
select “Easy Control”.
Press the œ or √ button to
select one of the picture
settings you want.
The original picture (before
adjustment) is shown
on the left side, while the
selected mode is shown
on the right side.
:
:
:
:
:
Custom
Enter
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Custom Settings
1
2
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “My Color Control”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Detail Control”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
:
:
:
:
:
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
My Color Control
Input
Easy Control
Detail Control
Picture
√
√
: Custom
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select the desired My Color
Control, then press the
ENTER button.
There are three colors:
“Pink”, “Green” and “Blue”.
Press the œ or √ button to
adjust the value of a color
selected.
Changing the adjustment
value will refresh the
adjusted screen.
Move
Enter
Return
Detail Control
Input
Pink
Green
Blue
Reset
Picture
Sound
50
50
50
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Original
Enter
Return
Compare
Detail Control
▲
50
Pink
▼
Move
Return
Adjust
Resetting the My Color Control Colors to the Factory Defaults
You can return to the factory default settings for My Color Control
colors.
4
Press the MENU button to
display the “Detail Control”
menu.
Press the … or † button to
select “Reset”, then press the
ENTER button.
The previously adjusted My
Color Control Colors will be
reset to the factory defaults.
Detail Control
Input
Picture
Sound
Pink
Green
Blue
Reset
50
50
50
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
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Picture Control
Using the Color Weakness Enhancement Feature
This feature adjusts the Red, Blue or Green color to enhance the picture according to the user's
particular color weakness.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Color Weakness”,
then press the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
√
√
√
√
Move
Return
Setup
Guide
3
Press the ENTER button to
select “Color Weakness”.
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Color Weakness
Input
Picture
Sound
4
Press the œ or √ button to
adjust the value of a color
selected.
Off
Color Weakness : On
On
Red
Green
Blue
0
0
0
Channel
Setup
Guide
Press the … or † button to
select a color to be
adjusted, then press the
ENTER button.
Enter
Move
Enter
Return
Color Weakness
Input
Picture
Sound
Color Weakness : On
Red
Green
Blue
√
0
0
0
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Color Weakness
Press the EXIT button to exit.
▲
Red
0
▼
Move
Adjust
NOTE
• You can also select these options (Red, Green or Blue) by
pressing the … or † button.
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Setting the Film Mode
You can automatically sense and process film signals from all sources and adjust the picture for
optimum quality.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Film Mode”, then
press the ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Off” or “On”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Enter
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
Off
On
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
NOTE
• Film mode is supported in 480i only.
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Picture Control
Viewing Picture-In-Picture
One of the most best features of your TV is the Picture-In-Picture (PIP) feature. The advanced PIP
system allows you to watch two different pictures at once, even if you don’t have a VCR or DVD
connected to your TV.
Activating the PIP
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the ENTER button to
select “PIP”.
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
The sub picture appears in
the corner of the screen.
Move
Enter
Return
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: Off
Off
: On
TV
: Air
: Air 3
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Alternate method
Press the PIP button on the remote control repeatedly to activate or
deactivate the PIP.
NOTES
• This feature doesn’t function when the “V-Chip” is active.
• If you turn the TV off while watching and turn it on again, then the mode will return to normal
video.
• Digital broadcasting is not available in PIP.
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Selecting an External Source
You can use PIP to view a signal from an external source, such as a VCR.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Source”, then press
the ENTER button.
If you have not connected
any equipment to the TV’s
input jacks, the signal from
these inputs will not appear.
Move
Enter
Return
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: On
: TV
TV
AV1
AV2
S-Video1
S-Video2
: Component1
Air
: Component2
AIR 3
Enter
Return
Press the … or † button to
select an external signal,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTE
• For more information about external signals, see “Viewing an External Signal Source” (See
page 44). If you select “TV”, the sub picture will be the same as the main picture.
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Picture Control
Swapping the Sub Picture and Main Picture
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Swap”, then press
the ENTER button.
The sub picture appears in
the main picture, and vice
versa.
Move
Enter
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: On
: TV
√
√
: Air
: Air 3
√
√
√
√
Enter
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTE
• SWAP is not available when the Main picture is a Digital
broadcast.
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Changing the Size of the Sub Picture
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
: Off
√
√
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Size”, then press the
ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a size you want, then
press the ENTER button.
Move
Enter
Return
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: On
: TV
: Air
: Air 3
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Picture Control
Changing the Location of the Sub Picture
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
√
√
: Off
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Position”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a position you want,
then press the ENTER button.
Move
Enter
Return
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: On
: TV
: Air
: AIR 3
Enter
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTE
• The Double (
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,
) mode cannot be selected in Position.
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Changing the Channel of the Sub Picture
After you set the signal source (antenna or cable) of the sub picture, it is easy to change channels.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Picture”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “PIP”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
Color Tone
Size
Digital NR
DNIe
My Color Control
▼ More
:
:
:
:
:
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Warm1
16:9
On
On
Enter
Return
Picture
Input
Picture
▲ More
Film Mode
PIP
√
√
: Off
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a channel you want,
then press the ENTER button.
Move
Enter
Return
PIP
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
PIP
Source
Swap
Size
Position
Air/CATV
Channel
Move
: On
: TV
: Air
: Air 3
Enter
▲
Air 11
▼
Return
Press the EXIT button to exit.
• Air : “Air” antenna signal
Cable : “Cable” antenna signal
Alternate method
Press the CH
or CH
button under the cover of the remote
control to change the sub picture channels while PIP is on.
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Picture Control
Selecting the Sound Source
You can use this feature to hear sound from the main or sub (PIP) picture.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound Select”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Main” or “Sub”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
▲ More
Digital Output
Sound Select
Melody
: PCM
: Main
Main
: Sub
On
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
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Freezing the Picture
Press the STILL button to freeze a moving picture. (Normal sound
will still be heard.)
Press again to cancel.
NOTE
• In the PIP mode, the main and sub pictures are stilled at the
same time.
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Picture Control
Setting the Blue Screen Mode
If no signal is being received or the signal is very weak, a blue screen automatically replaces the
noisy picture background. If you wish to continue viewing the poor picture, you must set the “Blue
Screen” mode to “Off”.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Blue Screen”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Enter
Return
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Setup
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “On” or “Off”, then
press the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Language
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency
Blue Screen
▼ More
Move
: English
: Medium
: Off
Off
On
Enter
Return
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Sound Control
Sound Control
You can control and customize the sound levels and settings of the TV with the remote control.
Adjusting the Volume
Press the VOL+ or VOL– buttons to increase or decrease the
volume.
Using the MUTE Button
At any time, you can temporarily
cut off the sound.
Press the MUTE button on the
remote control.
The message “Mute” is displayed
and the sound cuts off.
Mute
To turn mute off, press the MUTE
button again or press either the
VOL+ or VOL– button.
Customizing the Sound
The sound settings can be adjusted to suit your personal
preference. (Alternatively, you can use one of the automatic
settings. See next page.)
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Equalizer”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
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Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Channel
Continued...
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
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Press the œ or √ button to select a
particular item to be changed.
Press the … or † button to increase or
decrease the selected frequency.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Equalizer
Input
Picture
R
Sound
Channel
+
0
L
Setup
-
100 300 1K
Guide
Move
3K 10K
Adjust
Return
Using Automatic Sound Settings
Your TV has automatic sound settings (“Standard”, “Music”, “Movie”, and “Speech”) that are
preset at the factory. You can select “Custom”, which automatically recalls your personalized
sound settings.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to select “Sound”,
then press the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Guide
2
Press the ENTER button to select “Mode”.
Press the … or † button to select a
particular item, then press the ENTER
button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Mode
: Standard
Custom
Music
Equalizer
Movie
SRS TSXT
: Off
Speech
Multi-Track Options
Custom
Auto Volume
: Off
Internal Mute
: Off
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
• Choose “Standard” for the standard factory settings.
• Choose “Music” when watching music videos or concerts.
• Choose “Movie” when watching movies.
• Choose “Speech” when watching a show that is mostly dialog (i.e., news).
• Choose “Custom” to recall your personalized settings.
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Sound Control
Setting the SRS TSXT
TruSurround XT is a patented SRS technology that solves the problem of playing 5.1 multichannel
content over two speakers. Trusurround delivers a compelling, virtual surround sound experience
through any two-speaker playback system, including internal television speakers. It is fully
compatible with all multichannel formats.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “SRS TSXT”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Off”, “3D Mono” or
“Stereo”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
: Standard
Equalizer
Off
SRS TSXT
: Off
3D Mono
Multi-Track Options Stereo
Auto Volume
: Off
Internal Mute
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Alternate method
Press the SRS button on the remote control repeatedly to select one
of the settings.
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Auto Volume
Each broadcasting station has its own signal conditions, and it is inconvenient to adjust the
volume every time the channel is changed. “Auto Volume” automatically adjusts the volume of the
desired channel by lowering the sound output when the modulation signal is high or by raising
the sound output when the modulation signal is low.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Auto Volume”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Off” or “On”, then
press the ENTER button.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
: Standard
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
: Off
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
: Off
Off
Internal Mute
: On
Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
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Sound Control
Choosing a Multi-Channel Sound (MTS) track
Digital
The digital-TV transmission system is capable of simultaneous transmission of many audio tracks
(for example, simultaneous translations of the program into foreign languages).
The availability of these additional “multitracks” depends upon the program.
1
2
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
• Quick way to access the
MTS menu: Just press the
MTS button on the
remote control.
You can listen in a
language other than the
favorite language by
pressing the MTS button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Multi-Track Options”,
then press the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the ENTER button to
select “Preferred Language”.
Press the … or † button to
choose the language
(English, Español or
Français) you want, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
• The text at the bottom of
the menu tells you if the
incoming audio is
Spanish, French or
English.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Channel
Setup
Guide
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Multi-Track Options
Input
Picture
Preferred Language : English
English
Multi-Track Sound : Español
Stereo
Français
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
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Choosing a Multi-Channel Sound (MTS) track
Analog
Depending on the particular program being broadcast, you can listen to Mono, Stereo or SAP.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Multi-Track Options”,
then press the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Sound
Input
Channel
Press the … or † button to
select “Multi-Track Sound”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select a setting you want,
then press the ENTER button.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Multi-Track Options
Input
Picture
Preferred Language : English
Multi-Track Sound : Mono
Stereo
Stereo
SAP
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Alternate method
Press the MTS button on the
remote control repeatedly to
select an external signal source.
Stereo
NOTES
• Choose “Mono” for channels that are broadcasting in mono, or
if you are having difficulty receiving a stereo signal.
• Choose “Stereo” for channels that are broadcasting in stereo.
• Choose “SAP” to listen to the Separate Audio Program, which
is usually a foreign-language translation.
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Sound Control
Choosing a Digital Sound Format
Digital
Digital sound can be output from the rear-panel connector on your TV. The digital sound
output is an optical connector labeled “Optical Out”. After connecting an optical digital-audio
component, you must specify the transmission format (Dolby or PCM, as appropriate to your
digital audio component). See the owner's manual of your Digital Audio component for further
information.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Digital Output”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Dolby Digital” or
“PCM”, then press the
ENTER button.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
▲ More
Digital Output : Dolby
PCM Digital
Sound Select : PCM
Main
Melody
: On
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.
“Dolby” and the double D-symbol are trademarks of Dolby
Laboratories.
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√
√
√
√
√
√
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Selecting the Internal Mute
When using a device such as a Home Theater or Amplifier with external speakers, you can set
Internal Mute to On to cut off sound from the TV's internal speakers.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Internal Mute”, then
press the ENTER button.
Picture
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Move
Standard
Sound
Input
Sound
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Pressing the … or † button
will alternate between “On”
and “Off”.
Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Mode
: Standard
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
: Off
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
: Off
Internal Mute
: Off
Off
On
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
NOTES
• The VOL +, VOL - and Mute buttons do not operate when the
Internal Mute is set to On.
• When Internal Mute is on, only Multi-Track Options and Melody
menu are available.
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Sound Control
Setting the On/Off Melody
A melody sound can be set to come on when the TV is powered On or Off.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Sound”, then press
the ENTER button.
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Melody”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “On” or “Off”, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
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Mode
:
Equalizer
SRS TSXT
:
Multi-Track Options
Auto Volume
:
Internal Mute
:
▼ More
Move
Standard
Off
Off
Off
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Sound
Input
Picture
Sound
▲ More
Digital Output : PCM
Sound Select : Main
Melody
: Off
On
On
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
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Special Features
Setting the Function Help
Displays Help on the menu functions.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Function Help”, then
press the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
√
√
√
√
Move
Return
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Enter
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
Off
On
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
Activates Function Help. Provides references
for each menu items.
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Menu Transparency Level
Adjusts the transparency of the menu screen.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Menu Transparency”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select level, then press the
ENTER button.
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : High
Medium
Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
Low
▼ More
Opaque
Move
Enter
Return
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Special Features
Using the V-Chip
Access to channels and programs is controlled by a password (i.e., a 4-digit secret code that is
defined by the user). The on-screen menu will instruct you to assign a password (you can change
it later, if necessary).
How to Change Your Password
1
2
3
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “V-Chip”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the number buttons to
enter your current 4-digit pin
number, then press the
ENTER button.
(The default pin number for
a new TV set is “0000”.)
The “V-Chip” menu is
displayed.
Press the … or † button to
select “Change PIN”, then
press the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Enter PIN
*
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
0~9 Enter PIN
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Sound
V-Chip Lock
: Off
TV Parental Guidelines
MPAA Rating
Change PIN
√
√
√
√
Channel
Setup
Guide
4
Press the number buttons to
enter your new 4-digit pin
number.
Re-enter your new pin
number to confirm.
Move
Enter
Return
Change PIN
Input
Enter New PIN
Picture
Sound
Confirm New PIN
Channel
Setup
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Guide
0~9 Enter PIN
Return
NOTES
• The PIP doesn’t function when the V-Chip is active.
• If you forget the pin number, press the remote control buttons in
the following sequence, which resets the pin to 0-0-0-0:
POWER (Off), MUTE, 8, 2, 4, POWER (On).
• The V-Chip function only works in RF ,AV mode and S-Video
mode.
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How to Enable/Disable the Rating Controls
1
2
3
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “V-Chip”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the number buttons to
enter your current 4-digit pin
number, then press the
ENTER button.
(The default pin number for
a new TV set is “0000”.)
The “V-Chip” menu is
displayed.
Press the ENTER button to
select “V-Chip Lock”.
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Enter PIN
*
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
0~9 Enter PIN
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Sound
V-Chip Lock
: Off
Off
On
TV Parental Guidelines
MPAA Rating
Change PIN
Channel
Setup
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
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Special Features
How to Set up Restrictions Using the “TV Parental Guidelines”
The parental restrictions can be set up using either of two methods: The “TV Parental Guidelines”
or “MPAA Rating”.
1
2
3
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “V-Chip”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the number buttons to
enter your current 4-digit pin
number, then press the
ENTER button.
(The default pin number for
a new TV set is “0000”.)
The “V-Chip” menu is
displayed.
Press the … or † button to
select “TV Parental
Guidelines”, then press the
ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Enter PIN
*
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
0~9 Enter PIN
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Sound
V-Chip Lock
: On
TV Parental Guidelines
MPAA Rating
Change PIN
√
√
√
√
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Enter
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You can independently lock the TV
ratings. The locked TV (FCC) ratings are
indicated by the symbol “ ”.
Press the …/†/œ/√ buttons and the
ENTER button to activate the appropriate
restrictions for TV (FCC) rating system.
TV Parental Guidelines
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
TV-Y
TV-Y7
TV-G
TV-PG
TV-14
TV-MA
: Young children
: Children 7 and over
: General audience
: Parent Guidance
: Viewers 14 and over
: Mature Audience
ALL FV
V
S
L
TV-Y
TV-Y7
D
Allow All
Block All
TV-G
TV-PG
TV-14
TV-MA
Move
Enter
Return
NOTE
• Allow All : Press to unlock
all TV ratings.
Block All : Press to lock all
TV ratings.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
NOTES
• These categories consist of two separate groups: “TV-Y” and “TV-Y7” (young
children through age 7), and “TV-G” through “TV-MA” (everybody else).
• The restrictions for these two groups work independently: If a household
includes very young children as well as young adults, the TV parental
guidelines must be set up separately for each age group. (See page 91.)
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Special Features
How to Set up Restrictions Using the “MPAA Rating”
The Movie rating system uses the “MPAA” (Motion Picture Association of America) system, and its
main application is for movies.
When the rating control is on, the TV will automatically block any programs that are coded with
objectionable ratings (either “MPAA Rating” or “TV Parental Guidelines”).
1
2
3
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “V-Chip”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the number buttons to
enter your current 4-digit pin
number, then press the
ENTER button.
(The default pin number for
a new TV set is “0000”.)
The “V-Chip” menu is
displayed.
Press the … or † button to
select “MPAA Rating”, then
press the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
√
√
√
√
√
√
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
V-Chip
Input
Enter PIN
Picture
*
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
0~9 Enter PIN
Return
V-Chip
Input
Picture
Sound
√
√
√
√
V-Chip Lock
: On
TV Parental Guidelines
MPAA Rating
Change PIN
Channel
Setup
Guide
4
You can independently lock
the movie ratings. The locked
movie ratings are indicated
by the symbol “ ”.
Press the …/†/ENTER
buttons to activate the
appropriate restrictions for
movie rating system.
Enter
Return
MPAA Rating
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Press the EXIT button.
NOTE
• Allow All : Press to unlock all movie ratings.
Block All : Press to lock all movie ratings.
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Move
Block
Allow All
G
PG
PG-13
R
NC-17
X
Block All
NR
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Important Notes About Parental Locks
Explanation of the MPAA and TV (FCC) Rating Systems:
TV (FCC) Age-Based Ratings
TV-MA
Mature audiences only. This program may
contain mature themes, profane language,
graphic violence and explicit sexual content.
TV-14
Parents strongly cautioned. This program may
contain sophisticated themes, sexual content,
strong language and more intense violence.
TV-PG
Parental guidance suggested. The program
may contain infrequent coarse language,
limited violence, some suggestive sexual
dialog and situations.
TV (FCC) Content Category
V
S
L
D
FV
Violence.
Sexual content.
Offensive language.
Dialog sexual innuendo.
Fantasy or cartoon violence.
TV-G
General audience. It contains little or no
violence, no strong language, and little or no
sexual dialog or situations.
TV-Y7
Directed to older children. Themes and
elements in this program may include mild
physical or comedic violence, or may frighten
children under the age of seven.
TV-Y
All children. The themes and elements in this
program are specifically designed for a very
young audience, including children from ages
two – six.
MPAA Rating System (Movies)
G
General audience. No restriction.
PG
Children under 13 should be
accompanied by an adult.
PG-13
Parental guidance suggested. Children
under 13 should be accompanied by an
adult.
R
Restricted. Viewers should be 17 or older.
NC-17
Not classified. Viewers should be 17 or
older.
X
Adults only.
NR
Not rated.
• TV (FCC) ratings : The particular rating that you have selected will be locked (and indicated as
a red “L” on a blue background). Also, all of the age-based ratings will be locked within the
particular group (i.e., “group 1” or “group 2”). Suppose that the TV-G rating and all of its
contents (V, S, L, and D) are locked. In that case, more restrictive ratings (TV-PG, TV-14, and
TV-MA) and all of their contents (V, S, L, and D) are automatically locked as well.
• MPAA ratings : The particular rating that you have selected will be locked. In addition, more
restrictive ratings will be locked as well.
• Neither TV (FCC) ratings nor MPAA ratings apply to news programs.
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Special Features
Viewing Closed Captions (On-Screen Text Messages)
Analog
The Analog Caption function operates in either analog RF channel mode or external signal mode.
(Depending on the broadcasting signal, the Analog Caption function may operate on digital
channels.)
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Caption”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
Press the ENTER button to
select “Caption”.
Return
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Caption
: Off
On
Mode
: On
Default
Caption Options
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Enter
Caption
Input
Picture
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Setup
Input
Channel
3
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
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Press the … or † button to select “Mode”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to select submenu
(CC1~CC4 or Text1~Text4) you want,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Caption
Input
Picture
Sound
Caption
: Default
On
Mode
: CC1
Default
CC2
Caption Options CC3
CC4
Text1
Text2
Text3
Channel
Setup
†
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
NOTES
• The default is “CC1”.
CC1 : The Primary Synchronous Caption Service. These are captions in the
primary language that must be in sync with the sound, preferably
matched to a specific frame.
CC2 : The Special NonSynchronous Use Captions. This channel carries data
that is intended to augment information carried in the program.
CC3 : Secondary Synchronous Caption Service. Alternate program-related
caption data, typically second language captions.
CC4 : Special Non-Synchronous Use Captions. Similar to CC2.
Text1 : First Text Service. This may be various non-program related data.
Text2 : Second Text Service. Additional data, usually not program related.
Text3/Text4 : Third and Fourth Text Services. These data channels should be
used only if Text1 and Text2 are not sufficient.
• The Caption feature only works in RF, AV and S-Video mode.
• The availability of captions depends on the program being broadcast.
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Special Features
Viewing Closed Captions (On-Screen Text Messages)
Digital
The Digital Captions function operates on digital channels.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Caption”, then press
the ENTER button.
Picture
Sound
Setup
Guide
3
5
NOTE
• “Caption Options” are
available only when
“Service1~ Service6” can
be selected in “Mode”.
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Press the … or † button to
select “Mode”, then press
the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select submenu (Service1
~Service6, CC1~CC4 or
Text1~Text4) you want, then
press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Caption Options”,
then press the ENTER button.
Return
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Caption
: Off
On
Mode
: On
Default
Caption Options
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
4
Enter
Caption
Input
Picture
Press the … or † button to
select “On”, then press the
ENTER button.
Move
√
√
√
√
√
√
Setup
Input
Channel
Press the ENTER button to
select “Caption”.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Caption
Input
Picture
Sound
Caption
: Default
On
Mode
: Service1
Default
Service2
Caption Options Service3
Service4
Service5
Service6
CC1
†
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
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Caption
Input
Picture
Caption
: On
Mode
: Default
Caption Options
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Press the … or † button to select “Size”,
then press the ENTER button.
Press the … or † button to select one you
want, then press the ENTER button.
Set other listed options below using the
same method as above.
Press the EXIT button to exit.
Caption Options
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
√
√
√
√
√
√
Size
: Default
Font Style
: Default
Foreground Color : Default
Background Color : Default
Foreground Opacity: Default
Background Opacity: Default
Return to Default
Move
Enter
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NOTES
• The availability of captions depends on the program being broadcast.
Size
This option consists of “Default”, “Small”, “Standard”, and “Large”.
The default is “Standard”.
Font Style
This option consists of “Default”, “Style0 ~ Style 7”.
You can change the font you want. The default is “Style 0”.
Foreground Color
This option consists of “Default”, “White”, “Black”, “Red”, “Green”,
“Blue”, “Yellow”, “Magenta”, and “Cyan”.
You can change the color of the letter. The default is “White”.
Background Color
This option consists of “Default”, “White”, “Black”, “Red”, “Green”,
“Blue”, “Yellow”, “Magenta”, and “Cyan”. You can change the
background color of the caption. The default is “Black”.
Foreground Opacity
This option consists of “Default”, “Transparent”, “Translucent”,
“Solid”, and “Flashing”. You can change the opacity of the letter.
Background Opacity
This option consists of “Default”, “Transparent”, “Translucent”,
“Solid”, and “Flashing”. You can change the background opacity of
the caption.
Return to Default
This option sets each of “Size”, “Font Style”, “Foreground Color”,
“Background Color”, “Foreground Opacity”, and “Background
Opacity” Color to its default.
Alternate method
Press the CAPTION button on the remote
control repeatedly to select “On” or
“Off”.
Caption On
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Special Features
Using the CableCARD
This menu works with a CableCARD provided by a local cable service provider.
Prior to accessing this menu, a CableCARD should be connected to the rear panel of the TV.
For detailed connection instructions refer to the “Connecting CableCARD” section on page 24 of
this manual.
Displaying CableCARD related information
To access information on Status, Pairing, Network Setup of the CableCARD provided by the
service provider in CableCARD menu.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “CableCARDTM”, then
press the ENTER button.
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
√
√
√
√
√
√
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
√
√
√
√
Move
Return
Setup
Guide
3
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Press the EXIT button to exit.
Enter
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Using the CableCARD Setup Function
Sets up relevant CableCARD options.
CableCARD Reset
Resets CableCARD when the channels provided by CableCARD are not available.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “CableCARDTM Setup”,
then press the ENTER button.
√
√
√
√
√
√
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
√
√
√
√
Move
Return
Setup
Guide
3
Press the ENTER button to
select “CableCARDTM Reset”.
Enter
CableCARDTM Setup
Input
Picture
CableCARDTM Reset
Channel List Reorganization
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
Move
Enter
Return
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Special Features
Channel List Reorganization
Deletes and reorganizes the channel list provided by CableCARD.
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Setup”, then press
the ENTER button.
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “CableCARDTM Setup”,
then press the ENTER button.
√
√
√
√
√
√
Language
: English
Time
V-Chip
Caption
Menu Transparency : Medium
Blue Screen
: Off
▼ More
Move
Enter
Return
Setup
Input
Picture
Sound
Channel
▲ More
Color Weakness
Function Help : Off
CableCARDTM
CableCARDTM Setup
√
√
√
√
Move
Return
Setup
Guide
3
Press the ENTER button to
select “Channel List
Reorganization”.
Enter
CableCARDTM Setup
Input
Picture
CableCARDTM Reset
Channel List Reorganization
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
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Move
Enter
Return
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Using the Guide
You can display a list of all channels or your favorite channels.
1
Guide
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Guide”, then press
the ENTER button.
Input
Picture
Channel List
Edit Channel List
Favorite Channel List
√
√
√
Move
Return
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Press the … or † button to
select “Channel List” or
“Favorite Channel List”, then
press the ENTER button.
To toggle between your
favorite channels or all
channels, use the Yellow
button.
Enter
Channel List
All
▲ More
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
Previous
Next
Move
45
46
47
48
49
50
51
52
Favorite
Watch
▼ More
Exit
Return
• Red button: Press to display the previous channel list
page.
Green button: Press to display the next channel list page.
Yellow button: Press to toggle between your favorite
channels or all channels.
Blue or EXIT button: Press to exit.
Alternate method
Press the CH.LIST button
on the remote control to
display a list of channels.
Channel List
All
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
17
19
Next
Move
20
21
22
24
25
26
27
28
Favorite
Watch
▼ More
Exit
Exit
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Special Features
Adding and Erasing Channels
1
Press the MENU button.
Press the … or † button to
select “Guide”, then press
the ENTER button.
Guide
Input
Picture
Channel List
Edit Channel List
Favorite Channel List
√
√
√
Move
Return
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
2
Enter
Guide
Press the … or † button to
select “Edit Channel List”,
then press the ENTER button.
Input
Picture
Channel List
Edit Channel List
Favorite Channel List
√
√
√
Move
Return
Sound
Channel
Setup
Guide
3
Press the … or † button to
change channels you want
to add or delete.
Repeatedly pressing ENTER
button will alternate between
“Add” and “Delete”.
Channel List
Add/Delete
6
8
10
12
Move
• Yellow button : Press to add all channels
Blue button : Press to delete all channels
4
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Press the MENU button to
exit.
Enter
Add All
Delete
Delete All
Return
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Appendix
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Appendix
Troubleshooting
If the TV seems to have a problem, first try this list of possible problems and solutions. If none of
these troubleshooting tips apply, then call your nearest Samsung authorized service center.
Problem
Possible Solution
Poor picture quality.
Try another channel.
Adjust the antenna.
Check all wire connections.
Poor sound quality.
Try another channel.
Adjust the antenna.
Make sure the MUTE button is off.
No picture or sound.
Try another channel.
Press the SOURCE button.
Make sure the TV is plugged in.
Check the antenna connections.
No color, wrong colors or tints.
Make sure the program is broadcasted in color.
Adjust the picture settings.
Picture rolls vertically.
Adjust the antenna.
Check all wire connections.
If you are using a VCR, check the tracking.
The TV operates erratically.
Unplug the TV for 30 seconds, then try operating it
again.
Your remote control does not
operate your TV.
Press the MODE button to put your remote control
into TV mode.
Make sure the remote has batteries.
The TV won’t switch on.
Make sure the wall outlet is working.
Make sure the TV is plugged in.
Make sure the remote has batteries.
Digital broadcasting screen
problem.
Please check the digital signal strength and input
antenna.
• The display panel used for the DLP TV is composed of many tiny pixels.
These pixels may occasionally appear on the screen.
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Cleaning and Maintaining Your TV
With proper care, your TV will give you many years of service. Please follow these guidelines to
get the maximum performance from your TV.
Placement
• Do not put the TV near extremely hot, cold, humid or dusty places.
• Do not place the TV near appliances with electric motors that create magnetic fields, such as
vacuum cleaners.
• Keep the ventilation openings clear; do not place the TV on a soft surface, such as cloth or
paper.
• Place the TV in a vertical position only.
Liquids
• Do not handle liquids near or on the TV. Liquids that spill into it can cause serious damage.
Cabinet
•
•
•
•
Never open the cabinet or touch the parts inside.
Wipe your TV with a clean, dry cloth. Never use water, cleaning fluids, wax, or chemicals.
Do not put heavy objects on top of the cabinet.
This DLP TV projects the image onto a large screen by applying an optical system.
If you place the TV set face down, it might cause a problem because dirt, or some other
contaminant may become attached to the inside of the TV set.
Temperature
• If your TV is suddenly moved from a cold to a warm place, unplug the power cord, and allow
at least two hours for moisture that may have formed inside the unit to dry completely.
Using Your TV in Another Country
If you plan to take your TV with you to a foreign country, please be aware of the different
television systems that are in use around the world. A TV designed for one system may not work
properly with another system due to differences in the TV channel frequencies.
Specifications
Model
HL-R5087W
HL-R5687W
Voltage
AC 120V
AC 120V
60Hz
60Hz
230 watts
230 watts
53.58 x 20.47 x 54.64 inches
1361 x 520 x 1388 mm
58.70 x 21.89 x 58.34 inches
1491 x 556 x 1482 mm
57.9 Kg / 127.65 lbs
62 Kg / 136.68 lbs
Frequency of Operation
Power Consumption
Dimensions
(W x D x H)
Weight
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Samsung Electronics America
Service Division
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www.samsung.com
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