OWNER’S MANUAL Network 3D Blu-ray Disc™ / DVD Player Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. BP325 / BP325N P/NO : MFL67475851_1.0 2 Getting Started Safety Information 1 CAUTION Getting Started RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. This lightning flash with arrowhead symbol within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons. The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the product. WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. CAUTION: The apparatus shall not be exposed to water (dripping or splashing) and no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus. WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a confined space such as a book case or similar unit. CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the product and to protect it from over heating. The openings shall be never be blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface. This product shall not be placed in a builtin installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s instruction has been adhered to. Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure. CAUTION concerning the Power Cord Most appliances recommend they be placed upon a dedicated circuit; That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only that appliance and has no additional outlets or branch circuits. Check the specification page of this owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or damaged or cracked wire insulation are dangerous. Any of these conditions could result in electric shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the appliance, and have the cord replaced with an exact replacement part by an authorized service centre. Protect the power cord from physical or mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked, pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and the point where the cord exits the appliance. To disconnect power from the mains, pull out the mains cord plug. When installing the product, ensure that the plug is easily accessible. NOTICE: For safety marking information including product identification and supply ratings, please refer to the main label on the bottom or rear of the apparatus. CAUTION: Only use the AC adapter supplied with this device. Do not use a power supply from another device or another manufacturer. Using any other power cable or power supply may cause damage to the device and void your warranty. Getting Started This device is equipped with a portable battery or accumulator. Disposal of your old appliance 1. When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to a product it means the product is covered by the European Directive 2002/96/EC. 2. All electrical and electronic products shall be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 3. The correct disposal of your old appliance will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health. 4. For more detailed information about disposal of your old appliance, please contact your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators 1. When this crossed-out wheeled bin symbol is attached to batteries/ accumulators of Your product it means they are covered by European Directive 2006/66/EC. 2. This symbol may be combined with chemical symbols for mercury(Hg), cadmium(Cd) or lead(Pb) if the battery Contains more that 0.0005% of mercury, 0.002% of cadmium or 0.004% of lead. 3. All batteries/accumulators should be disposed separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 4. The correct disposal of Your old batteries/ accumulators will help to prevent potential negative consequences for the environment, animal and human health. 5. For more detailed information about disposal of Your old batteries/ accumulators, please contact Your city offi ce, waste disposal service or the shop where You purchased the product. 1 Getting Started Safety way to remove the battery or the battery from the equipment: Remove the old battery or battery pack, follow the steps in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent contamination of the environment and bring on possible threat to human and animal health, the old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate container at designated collection points. Do not dispose of batteries or battery together with other waste. It is recommended that you use local, free reimbursement systems batteries and accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like. 3 4 1 Getting Started Getting Started LG Electronics hereby declares that this/these product(s) is/are in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 2004/108/EC, 2006/95/EC and 2009/125/ EC. European Standards Centre: Krijgsman 1, 1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands yy Please note that this is NOT a Customer Service contact point. For Customer Service Information, see Warranty Card or contact the dealer that you purchased this product. Notes on Copyrights yy Because AACS (Advanced Access Content System) is approved as content protection system for Blu-ray Disc format, similar to use of CSS (Content Scramble System) for DVD format, certain restrictions are imposed on playback, analog signal output, etc., of AACS protected contents. The operation of this product and restrictions on this product may vary depending on your time of purchase as those restrictions may be adopted and/or changed by AACS after the production of this product. yy Furthermore, BD-ROM Mark and BD+ are additionally used as content protection systems for Blu-ray Disc format, which imposes certain restrictions including playback restrictions for BD-ROM Mark and/or BD+ protected contents. To obtain additional information on AACS, BDROM Mark, BD+, or this product, please contact an authorized Customer Service Centre. yy Many BD-ROM/DVD discs are encoded with copy protection. Because of this, you should only connect your player directly to your TV, not to a VCR. Connecting to a VCR results in a distorted picture from copy-protected discs. yy This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Rovi, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Rovi. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited. yy Under the U.S. Copyright laws and Copyright laws of other countries, unauthorized recording, use, display, distribution, or revision of television programs, videotapes, BD-ROM discs, DVDs, CDs and other materials may subject you to civil and/ or criminal liability. Getting Started 5 Important Notice for TV colour system The colour system of this player differs according to currently playing discs. Only the multi system colour TV can receive all signals output from the player. yy If you have a PAL colour system TV, you will see just distorted images when using discs or video contents recorded in NTSC. yy The multi system colour TV changes the colour system automatically according to input signals. In case that the colour system is not changed automatically, turn it off and then on to see normal images on screen. yy Even if the disc recorded in NTSC colour system are well displayed on your TV, these may not be recorded correctly on your recorder. >>Caution yy Watching a 3D content for a long period time may cause dizziness or tiredness. yy It is not recommended to watch a movie in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant woman. yy If you are experiencing headache, tiredness or dizziness while viewing content in 3D, it is strongly recommended to stop the playback and rest until you feel normal. 1 Getting Started For example, when the player plays the disc recorded in the NTSC colour system, the image is output as an NTSC signal. 6 Table of Contents Table of Contents 1 Getting Started 2 Safety Information 8Introduction 8 – Playable discs and symbols used in this manual 9 – About the “7” symbol display 9 – Compatibility notes 10 – File requirement 11 – AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) 12 – Certain system requirements 12 – Regional code 12 – System select 13 Remote control 14 Front panel 14 Rear panel 2Connecting 15 15 16 17 18 18 19 20 20 20 23 23 Connecting the AC adapter Connecting to your TV – What is SIMPLINK? – Resolution setting Connecting to an amplifier – Connecting to an amplifier via HDMI output – Connecting to an amplifier via digital audio output Connecting to your home network – Wired network connection – Wired network setup USB device connection – Playback content in the USB device 3 System Setting 24Settings 24 – Initial Setup 25 – Adjust the setup settings 25 – [DISPLAY] Menu 27 – [LANGUAGE] Menu 27 – [AUDIO] Menu 29 – [LOCK] Menu 30 – [NETWORK] Menu 30 – [OTHERS] Menu 4Operating 32 32 32 32 33 33 34 34 34 35 35 35 35 36 36 36 37 37 38 38 38 39 39 40 40 40 41 41 42 General Playback – Using [HOME] menu – Playing a disc – Playing a file on disc/USB device – Playing Blu-ray 3D disc – Enjoying BD-Live™ – Basic operations for video and audio content – Basic operations for photo content – Using the disc menu – Resume playback – Last scene memory Advanced Playback – Repeat playback – Repeating a specific portion – Viewing content information – Changing content list view – Selecting a subtitle file – Options while viewing a photo – Listening to music while slide show On-screen display – Displaying content information onscreen – Playing from selected time – Selecting a subtitle language – Hearing a different audio – Watching from a different angle – Changing the TV Aspect Ratio – Changing subtitle Code Page – Changing the Picture Mode Using the Premium Table of Contents 7 5Troubleshooting 43Troubleshooting 43 – General 44 – Network 45 – Picture 45 – Customer support 45 – Open source software notice 6Appendix 46 Controlling a TV with the supplied remote control 46 – Setting up the remote to control your TV 47 Network software update 47 – Network update notification 47 – Software update 49 Area code list 50 Language code list 51 Trademarks and licenses 53 Audio output specifications 55Specifications 56Maintenance 56 – Handling the unit 56 – Notes on discs 57 Important information relating to network services 1 2 3 4 5 6 8 Getting Started Introduction 1 Playable discs and symbols used in this manual Getting Started Media/Term Logo Symbol e Description yy Discs such as movies that can be purchased or rented. yy “Blu-ray 3D” discs and “Blu-ray 3D ONLY” discs. yy BD-R/RE discs that are recorded in BDAV format. Blu-ray y u i r DVD-ROM yy BD-R/RE discs that contain Movie, Music or Photo files. yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format yy Discs such as movies that can be purchased or rented. yy Movie mode and finalized only yy Supports the dual layer disc also DVD-R DVD-RW DVD+R DVD+RW (8 cm, 12 cm) DVD-RW (VR) (8 cm, 12 cm) Audio CD (8 cm, 12 cm) CD-R/RW (8 cm, 12 cm) Note – Caution – o Finalized AVCHD format y u i yy DVD±R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or Photo files. yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format r VR mode and finalized only t Audio CD y u i yy CD-R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or Photo files. , > Indicates special notes and operating features. yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format Indicates cautions for preventing possible damages from abuse. Getting Started ,,Note yy Depending on the recording software & the finalization, some recorded discs (CD-R/RW, DVD±R/RW, BD-R/RE) may not be playable. yy BD-R/RE, DVD±R/RW and CD-R/RW discs recorded using a personal computer or a DVD or CD Recorder may not play if the disc is damaged or dirty, or if there is dirt or condensation on the player’s lens. yy If you record a disc using a personal computer, even if it is recorded in a compatible format, there are cases in which it may not play because of the settings of the application software used to create the disc. (Check with the software publisher for more detailed information.) yy This player requires discs and recordings to meet certain technical standards in order to achieve optimal playback quality. yy Pre-recorded DVDs are automatically set to these standards. There are many different types of recordable disc formats (including CD-R containing MP3 or WMA files) and these require certain pre-existing conditions to ensure compatible playback. yy Customers should note that permission is required in order to download MP3 / WMA files and music from the Internet. Our company has no right to grant such permission. Permission should always be sought from the copyright owner. yy You have to set the disc format option to [Mastered] in order to make the discs compatible with the LG players when formatting rewritable discs. When setting the option to Live System, you cannot use it on LG player. (Mastered/Live File System : Disc format system for windows Vista) About the “7” symbol display “7” may appear on your TV display during operation and indicates that the function explained in this owner’s manual is not available on that specific media. Compatibility notes yy Because BD-ROM is a new format, certain disc, digital connection and other compatibility issues are possible. If you experience compatibility problems, please contact an authorized Customer Service Center. yy This unit allows you to enjoy functions such as picture-in-picture, secondary audio and Virtual packages, etc., with BD-ROM supporting BONUSVIEW (BD-ROM version 2 Profile 1 version 1.1). Secondary video and audio can be played from a disc compatible with the picture-inpicture function. For the playback method, refer to the instructions in the disc. yy Viewing high-definition content and upconverting standard DVD content may require a HDMI-capable input or HDCP-capable DVI input on your display device. yy Some BD-ROM and DVD discs may restrict the use of some operation commands or features. yy Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD are supported with maximum 7.1 channels if you use HDMI connection for the audio output of the unit. yy You can use a USB device to store some disc related information, including downloaded online content. The disc you are using will control how long this information is retained. 1 Getting Started yy Depending on the conditions of the recording equipment or the CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) disc itself, some CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) discs cannot be played on the unit. 9 10 Getting Started File requirement Movie files 1 Getting Started File Location File Extension Codec Format Disc, USB “.avi”, “.divx”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.asf”, “.wmv”, “.m4v” (DRM free), “.vob”, “.3gp” , “.flv” DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx, DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx (standard playback only), XVID, MPEG1 SS, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS, VC-1 SM (WMV3) Audio Format Dolby Digital, DTS, MP3, WMA, AAC, AC3 Subtitle SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi), SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt), MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), VobSub (.sub), SubViewer 1.0 (.sub), SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/.txt), TMPlayer (.txt), DVD Subtitle System (.txt) Music files File Location File Extension Disc, USB “.mp3”, “.wma”, “.wav”, “.m4a” (DRM free), “.flac” Sampling Frequency within 32 - 48 kHz (WMA), within 16 - 48 kHz (MP3) Bitrate Note within 32 - 192 kbps (WMA), within 32 - 320 kbps (MP3) Some wav files are not supported on this player. Photo files File Location Disc, USB File Extension “.jpg”, “.jpeg”, “.png”, “.gif” Recommended Size Note Less than 4,000 x 3,000 x 24 bit/pixel Progressive and lossless Less than 3,000 x 3,000 x 32 bit/pixel compression photo image files are not supported. Getting Started ,,Note yy The file name is limited to 180 characters. yy Maximum files/Folder: Less than 2000 (total number of files and folders) yy The file requirements on page 10 are not always compatible. There may have some restrictions by file features. yy This unit cannot support the ID3 Tag embedded MP3 file. yy The total playback time of audio file indicated on the screen may not correct for VBR files. yy HD movie files contained on the CD/DVD or USB 1.0/1.1 may not played properly. Blu-ray Disc or USB 2.0 are recommended to play back HD movie files. yy This player supports H.264/MPEG-4 AVC profile Main, High at Level 4.1. For a file with higher level, the warning message will appear on the screen. yy This player does not support files that are recorded with GMC*1 or Qpel*2. *1 GMC – Global Motion Compensation *2 Qpel – Quarter pixel ,,Note yy A “avi” file which is encoded “WMV 9 codec” is not supported. yy This player supports UTF-8 files even it contains Unicode subtitle contents. This player can not support the pure Unicode subtitle files. yy Depending on the types of file or ways of recording, it may not play back. yy A disc which was recorded by multi-session on normal PC is not supported on this player. yy To be playback a movie file, movie file name and Subtitle file name must be the same. yy If video codec is MPEG2 TS or MPEG2 PS, subtitle does not play back. yy The total playback time of music file indicated on the screen may not correct for VBR files. AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) yy This player can playback AVCHD format discs. These discs are normally recorded and used in camcorders. yy The AVCHD format is a high definition digital video camera format. yy The MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format is capable of compressing images at higher efficiency than that of the conventional image compressing format. yy This player can playback AVCHD discs using “x.v.Colour” format. yy Some AVCHD format discs may not play depending on the recording condition. yy AVCHD format discs need to be finalized. yy “x.v.Colour” offers a wider colour range than normal DVD camcorder discs. 1 Getting Started yy Depending on the size and number of the files, it may take several minutes to read the contents on the media. 11 12 1 Getting Started Certain system requirements Regional code For high definition video playback: This unit has a regional code printed on the rear of the unit. This unit can play only BD-ROM or DVD discs labelled same as the rear of the unit or “ALL”. yy High definition display that has HDMI input jack. yy BD-ROM disc with high definition content. Getting Started yy HDMI or HDCP capable DVI input on your display device is required for some content (as specified by disc authors). For Dolby® Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD multi-channel audio playback: yy An amplifier/receiver with a built-in (Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS or DTS-HD) decoder. yy Main, center, surround speakers and subwoofer as necessary for chosen format. System select Open the disc tray using the B (OPEN/CLOSE) button and then, press and hold M (PAUSE) for more than five seconds to change the color system (PAL /NTSC /AUTO). Getting Started 13 Remote control • • • • • • d • • • • • • REPEAT (h): Repeats a desired section or sequence. B (OPEN/CLOSE): Opens and closes the disc tray. AUDIO ([): Selects an audio language. 0-9 numerical buttons: Selects numbered options in a menu. SUBTITLE (]): Selects a subtitle language. CLEAR: Removes a number when setting the password. TITLE/POP-UP: Displays the DVD title menu or BD-ROM’s pop-up menu, if available. TV Control Buttons: See page 46. • • • • • • b • • • • • • c/v (SCAN): Searches backward or forward. C/V (SKIP): Goes to the next or previous chapter / track / file. M (PAUSE): Pauses playback. z (PLAY): Starts playback. Z (STOP): Stops playback. • • • • • • c • • • • • • Battery installation HOME (n): Displays or exits the [Home Menu]. INFO/MENU (m): Displays or exits On-Screen Display. Direction buttons: Selects an option in the menu. Remove the battery cover on the rear of the Remote Control, and insert the R03 (size AAA) battery with 4 and 5 matched correctly. ENTER (b): Acknowledges menu selection. BACK (1): Exits the menu or returns to the previous screen. DISC MENU: Accesses menu on a disc. Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons: Use to navigate BD-ROM menus. They are also used for [MOVIE], [PHOTO], [MUSIC] and [Premium] menu. 1 Getting Started • • • • • • a • • • • • • 1 (POWER): Switches the player ON or OFF. 14 Getting Started Front panel 1 Getting Started a Disc Tray d B (OPEN / CLOSE) b Display Window e 1 (POWER) c Remote Sensor f USB Port Rear panel a DC IN 12V (AC adapter input) c HDMI OUT b LAN port d DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (COAXIAL) Connecting Connecting the AC adapter Connect the unit to the power supply with the supplied AC adapter. Rear of the unit 15 Connecting to your TV If you have a HDMI TV or monitor, you can connect it to this player using a HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed HDMI™ Cable). Connect the HDMI jack on the player to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible TV or monitor. Rear of the unit 2 Connecting HDMI cable TV Plug into a power source. yy Contact an electrical parts distributor for assistance in selecting a suitable AC plug adapteror AC cord set. yy This AC adapter is manufactured by APD Group Yang Ming Industrial. >>Caution Only use the AC adapter supplied with this device. Do not use a power supply from another device or manufacturer. Using any other power cable or power supply may cause damage to the device and void your warranty. Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s manual). ,,Note Please refer to the manuals of your TV, Stereo System or other devices as necessary to make the best connections. 16 Connecting Additional information for HDMI What is SIMPLINK? yy When you connect a HDMI or DVI compatible device make sure of the following: -- Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and this player. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI device and leave it for around 30 seconds, then switch on this player. 2 -- The connected device’s video input is set correctly for this unit. Connecting -- The connected device is compatible with 720x576p, 1280x720p, 1920x1080i or 1920x1080p video input. yy Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices will work with this player. -- The picture will not be displayed properly with non-HDCP device. ,,Note yy If a connected HDMI device does not accept the audio output of the player, the HDMI device’s audio sound may be distorted or may not output. yy When you use HDMI connection, you can change the resolution for the HDMI output. (Refer to “Resolution Setting” on page 17) yy Select the type of video output from the HDMI OUT jack using [HDMI Color Setting] option on the [Setup] menu (see page 26). yy Changing the resolution when the connection has already been established may result in malfunctions. To solve the problem, turn off the player and then turn it on again. yy When the HDMI connection with HDCP is not verified, TV screen is changed to black screen. In this case, check the HDMI connection, or disconnect the HDMI cable. yy If there are noises or lines on the screen, please check the HDMI cable (length is generally limited to 4.5 m). Some functions of this unit are controlled by the TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connection. Controllable functions by LG TV’s remote control; Play, Pause, Scan, Skip, Stop, Power Off, etc. Refer to the TV owner’s manual for the details of SIMPLINK function. LG TV’s with SIMPLINK function has the logo as shown above. ,,Note Depending on the disc type or playing status, some SIMPLINK operation may differ from your purpose or not work. Connecting Resolution setting The player provides several output resolutions for HDMI OUT jack. You can change the resolution using [Setup] menu. 1. Press HOME (n). 2. Use a/d to select the [Setup] and press ENTER (b). The [Setup] menu appears. 3. Use w/s to select [DISPLAY] option then press d to move to the second level. 5.Use w/s to select the desired resolution then press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection. ,,Note yy If your TV does not accept the resolution you have set on the player, you can set resolution to 576p as follows: 1.Press B to open the disc tray. 2.Press Z (STOP) for more than 5 seconds. yy When you set the resolution to 576i with HDMI connection, actual resolution is outputted to 576p. yy If you select a resolution manually and then connect the HDMI jack to TV and your TV does not accept it, the resolution setting is set to [Auto]. yy If you select a resolution that your TV does not accept, the warning message will appear. After resolution change, if you cannot see the screen, please wait 20 seconds and the resolution will automatically revert back to the previous resolution. yy The 1080p video output frame rate may be automatically set to either 24 Hz or 50 Hz depending both on the capability and preference of the connected TV and based on the native video frame rate of the content on the BD-ROM disc. 2 Connecting 4. Use w/s to select the [Resolution] option then press ENTER (b) to move to the third level. 17 18 Connecting Connecting to an amplifier Make one of the following connections, depending on the capabilities of your existing equipment. Connecting to an amplifier via HDMI output Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a HDMI cable. yy HDMI audio connection Rear of the unit yy Digital audio connection (page 19) 2 Connecting Since many factors affect the type of audio output, see “Audio output specifications” for details (pages 53). About digital multi-channel sound A digital multi-channel connection provides the best sound quality. For this, you need a multichannel Audio/Video Receiver that supports one or more of the audio formats supported by your player. Check the logos on the front of the Audio/ Video receiver and the manual. (PCM Stereo, PCM Multi-Ch, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS and/or DTS-HD) HDMI cable Receiver/Amplifier HDMI cable TV Connect the amplifier’s HDMI output jack to HDMI input jack on your TV using a HDMI cable if your amplifier has HDMI output jack. You will need to activate the player’s digital output. (See “[AUDIO] Menu” on pages 27) Connecting 19 Connecting to an amplifier via digital audio output Connect the player’s COAXIAL OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your amplifier using an optional digital audio cable. Rear of the unit 2 Connecting Coaxial cable Receiver/Amplifier You will need to activate the player’s digital output. (See “[AUDIO] Menu” on pages 27.) 20 Connecting Connecting to your home network 2 Broadband service This player can be connected to a local area network (LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel. By connecting the unit to a broadband home network, you have access to services such as software updates, BD-Live interactivity and on-line content services. Connecting Router Wired network connection Using a wired network provides the best performance, because the attached devices connect directly to the network and are not subject to radio frequency interference. Please refer to the documentation for your network device for further instructions. Connect the player’s LAN port to the corresponding port on your Modem or Router using a commercially available LAN or Ethernet cable. ,,Note yy When plugging or unplugging the LAN cable, hold the plug portion of the cable. When unplugging, do not pull on the LAN cable but unplug while pressing down on the lock. yy Do not connect a modular phone cable to the LAN port. yy Since there are various connection configurations, please follow the specifications of your telecommunication carrier or internet service provider. Rear of the unit Wired network setup If there is a DHCP server on the local area network (LAN) via wired connection, this player will automatically be allocated an IP address. After making the physical connection, a small number of home networks may require the player’s network setting to be adjusted. Adjust the [NETWORK] setting as follow. Preparation Before setting the wired network, you need to connect the broadband internet to your home network. Connecting 1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the [Setup] menu then press ENTER (b). 21 Advanced Setting If you want to set the network settings manually, use w/s to select [Advanced Setting] on the [Network Setting] menu and press ENTER (b). 1.Use w/s/a/d to select the IP mode between [Dynamic] and [Static]. Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP address automatically. 2 Connecting 2. Read the preparations for the network settings and then press ENTER (b) while [Start] is highlighted. ,,Note Network will automatically be connected to the unit. If there is no DHCP server on the network and you want to set the IP address manually, select [Static] then set [IP Address], [Subnet Mask], [Gateway] and [DNS Server] using w/s/a/d and numerical buttons. If you make a mistake while entering a number, press CLEAR to clear the highlighted part. 2. Select [Next] and press ENTER (b) to apply network settings. Network connection status is displayed on the screen. 3. Press ENTER (b) while [Close] is highlighted to finish the wired network settings. 22 Connecting Notes on network connection yy Many network connection problems during set up can often be fixed by re-setting the router or modem. After connecting the player to the home network, quickly power off and/ or disconnect the power cable of the home network router or cable modem. Then power on and/or connect the power cable again. 2 Connecting yy Depending on the internet service provider (ISP), the number of devices that can receive internet service may be limited by the applicable terms of service. For details, contact your ISP. yy Our company is not responsible for any malfunction of the player and/or the internet connection feature due to communication errors/malfunctions associated with your broadband internet connection, or other connected equipment. yy The features of BD-ROM discs made available through the Internet Connection feature are not created or provided by our company, and our company is not responsible for their functionality or continued availability. Some disc related material available by the Internet Connection may not be compatible with this player. If you have questions about such content, please contact the producer of the disc. yy Some internet contents may require a higher bandwidth connection. yy Even if the player is properly connected and configured, some internet contents may not operate properly because of internet congestion, the quality or bandwidth of your internet service, or problems at the provider of the content. yy Some internet connection operations may not be possible due to certain restrictions set by the Internet service provider (ISP) supplying your broadband Internet connection. yy Any fees charged by an ISP including, without limitation, connection charges are your responsibility. yy A 10 Base-T or 100 Base-TX LAN port is required for wired connection to this player. If your internet service does not allow for such a connection, you will not be able to connect the player. yy You must use a Router to use xDSL service. yy A DSL modem is required to use DSL service and a cable modem is required to use cable modem service. Depending on the access method of and subscriber agreement with your ISP, you may not be able to use the internet connection feature contained in this player or you may be limited to the number of devices you can connect at the same time. (If your ISP limits subscription to one device, this player may not be allowed to connect when a PC is already connected.) yy The use of a “Router” may not be allowed or its usage may be limited depending on the policies and restrictions of your ISP. For details, contact your ISP directly. Connecting 23 USB device connection This player can play movie, music and photo files contained in the USB device. Playback content in the USB device 1. Insert a USB device to the USB port until it fits into place. ,,Note yy This player supports USB flash drive/ external HDD formatted in FAT32 and NTFS when accessing files (music, photo, movie). However, for Blu-ray contents, only FAT32 format is supported. Use the USB flash drive/ external HDD formatted in either FAT32 or NTFS when enjoying Blu-ray contents. yy The USB device can be used for the local storage for enjoying BD-Live discs with Internet. yy Do not extract the USB device during operation (play, etc.). When you connect the USB device on the HOME menu, the player plays a music file contained in the USB storage device automatically. If the USB storage device is containing various types of files, a menu for the file type selection will appear. File loading may takes few minutes depending on the number of content stored in the USB storage device. Press ENTER (b) while [Cancel] is selected to stop loading. 2. Press HOME (n). 3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using a/d, and press ENTER (b). 4. Select the [USB] option using w/s, and press ENTER (b). yy A USB device which requires additional program installation when you have connected it to a computer, is not supported. yy USB device: USB device that supports USB1.1 and USB2.0. yy Movie, music and photo files can be played. For details of operations on each file, refer to relevant pages. yy Regular back up is recommended to prevent data loss. yy If you use a USB extension cable, USB HUB or USB Multi-reader, the USB device may not be recognized. yy Some USB device may not work with this unit. yy Digital camera and mobile phone are not supported. yy USB Port of the unit cannot be connected to PC. The unit cannot be used as a storage device. 5. Select a file using w/s/a/d, and press PLAY or ENTER (b) to play the file. 6. Withdraw the USB device carefully. Connecting yy This unit can support up to 4 partitions of the USB device. 2 24 System Setting Settings 4. Check all the settings that you have set in the previous steps. Initial Setup When you turn on the unit for the first time, the initial setup wizard appears on the screen. Set the display language and network settings on the initial setup wizard. 1.Press 1 (POWER). The initial setup wizard appears on the screen. 2.Use w/s/a/d to select a display language and press ENTER (b). 3 System Setting 3. Read and prepare the preparations for the network settings and then press ENTER (b) while [Start] is highlighted. If wired network is connected, the network connection setting will automatically be finished. For details on network settings, refer to “Connecting to your Home Network” on page 20. Press ENTER (b) while [Finish] is highlighted to finish the initial setup settings. If there is any settings to be changed, use a/d to select [Previous] and press ENTER (b). System Setting 25 Adjust the setup settings [DISPLAY] Menu You can change the settings of the player in the [Setup] menu. TV Aspect Ratio 1. Press HOME (n). Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV type. [4:3 Letter Box] Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected. Displays theatrical images with masking bars above and below the picture. 2.Use a/d to select the [Setup] and press ENTER (b). The [Setup] menu appears. [4:3 Pan Scan] Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected. Displays pictures cropped to fill your TV screen. Both sides of the picture are cut off. 3.Use w/s to select the first setup option, and press d to move to the second level. Select when a 16:9 wide TV is connected. The 4:3 picture is displayed with an original 4:3 aspect ratio, with black bars appearing at the left and right sides. [16:9 Full] Select when a 16:9 wide TV is connected. The 4:3 picture is adjusted horizontally (in a linear proportion) to fill the entire screen. ,,Note 4.Use w/s to select a second setup option, and press ENTER (b) to move to the third level. 5.Use w/s to select a desired setting, and press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection. You cannot select [4:3 Letter Box] and [4:3 Pan Scan] option when the resolution is set to higher than 720p. 3 System Setting [16:9 Original] 26 System Setting Resolution HDMI Color Setting Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. Refer to page 17 for details about the resolution setting. Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack. For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your display device. [Auto] [YCbCr] If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to TVs providing display information (EDID), automatically selects the resolution best suited to the connected TV. Select when connecting to a HDMI display device. [1080p] [RGB] Select when connecting to a DVI display device. Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video. [1080i] 3D Mode 3 Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video. System Setting [720p] Select the type of output mode for Blu-ray 3D disc playback. Outputs 720 lines of progressive video. [Off] [576p] Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 2D mode like a normal BD-ROM disc playback. Outputs 576 lines of progressive video. [576i] Outputs 576 lines of interlaced video. [On] Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 3D mode. 1080p Display Mode Home Menu Guide When the resolution is set to 1080p, select [24 Hz] for smooth presentation of film material (1080p/24 Hz) with a HDMI-equipped display compatible with 1080p/24 Hz input. This function allows you to display or delete the guide bubble on the Home Menu. Set this option to [On] for displaying guide. ,,Note yy When you select [24 Hz], you may experience some picture disturbance when the video switches video and film material. In this case, select [50 Hz]. yy Even when [1080p Display Mode] is set to [24 Hz], if your TV is not compatible with 1080p/24 Hz, the actual frame frequency of the video output will be 50 Hz to match the video source format. System Setting 27 [LANGUAGE] Menu [AUDIO] Menu Display Menu Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set the player’s Audio options according to the type of audio system you use. Select a language for the [Setup] menu and onscreen display. Disc Menu/Disc Audio/ Disc Subtitle Select the language you prefer for the audio track (disc audio), subtitles, and the disc menu. [Original] Refers to the original language in which the disc was recorded. Press ENTER (b) to select another language. Use number buttons then press ENTER (b) to enter the corresponding 4-digit number according to the language code list on page 50. Digital Output [PCM Stereo] (HDMI, COAXIAL) Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or COAXIAL OUT jack to a device with twochannel digital stereo decoder. [PCM Multi-Ch] (HDMI only) Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack to a device with multi-channel digital decoder. [Off] (Disc Subtitle only) [DTS Re-Encode] (HDMI, COAXIAL) Turn off Subtitle. Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or COAXIAL OUT jack to a device with DTS decoder. ,,Note Depending on the disc, your language setting may not work. [BitStream] (HDMI, COAXIAL) Select if you connect this unit’s DIGITAL AUDIO OUT and HDMI OUT jack to a device with LPCM, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS and DTS-HD decoder. ,,Note yy When [Digital Output] option is set to [PCM Multi-Ch], the audio may output as PCM Stereo if the PCM Multi-Ch information is not detected from HDMI device with EDID. yy If the [Digital Output] option is set to [DTS Re-Encode], the DTS Re-Encode audio is outputted for BD-ROM discs with secondary audio and the original audio is outputted for the other discs (like [BitStream]). 3 System Setting [Other] ,,Note Since many factors affect the type of audio output, see “Audio output specifications” on page 53 for details. 28 System Setting Sampling Freq. (Digital Audio Output) [48 kHz] 3 DRC (Dynamic Range Control) This function allows you to listen to a movie at a lower volume without losing clarity of sound. System Setting Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz signal. When this choice is made, this unit automatically converts any 192 kHz and 96 kHz signals to 48 kHz so your system can decode them. [Auto] [96 kHz] [On] Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is not capable of handling 192 kHz signals. When this choice is made, this unit automatically converts any 192 kHz signals to 96 kHz so your system can decode them. Compress the dynamic range of the Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus or Dolby TrueHD audio output. [192 kHz] Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is capable of handling 192 kHz signals. Check the documentation for your A/V Receiver or Amplifier to verify its capabilities. The dynamic range of the Dolby TrueHD audio output is specified by itself. And the dynamic range of the Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus are operated as same as the [On] mode. [Off] Turns off this function. ,,Note The DRC setting can be changed only when a disc is not inserted or the unit is in complete stop mode. System Setting 29 [LOCK] Menu DVD Rating The [LOCK] settings affect only BD-ROM and DVD playback. Blocks playback of rated DVD based on their content. (Not all discs are rated.) To access the any features in [LOCK] settings, you must enter the 4-digit security code you have created. If you have not entered a password yet, you are prompted to do so. Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press ENTER (b) to create a new password. Password You can create or change the password. [None] [Change] Enter the current password and press ENTER (b). Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press ENTER (b) to create a new password. If you forget your password If you forget your password, you can clear it using the following steps: 1. Remove any disc that might be in the player. 2. Select [Password] option in the [Setup] menu. 3. Use Number buttons to enter “210499”. The password is cleared. ,,Note If you make a mistake before pressing ENTER (b), press CLEAR. Then input the correct password. If you select [Unlock], parental control is not active and the disc plays in full. [Rating 1-8] Rating one (1) has the most restrictions and rating eight (8) is the least restrictive. Blu-ray Disc Rating Set an age limit of BD-ROM play. Use number buttons to input an age limit for BD-ROM viewing.  All BD-ROM can be played. [0-254] Prohibits play of BD-ROM with corresponding ratings recorded on them. ,,Note The [Blu-ray Disc Rating] will be applied only for the Blu-ray disc that containing the Advanced Rating Control. Area Code Enter the code of the area whose standards were used to rate the DVD video disc, based on the list on page 49. 3 System Setting Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press ENTER (b) to create a new password. [Unlock] 30 System Setting [NETWORK] Menu [OTHERS] Menu The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the software update, BD-Live and on-line content services. DivX® VOD Connection Setting If your home network environment is ready to connect the player, the player needs to be set the wired network connection for network communication. (See “Connecting to your Home Network” on pages 20.) Connection Status 3 System Setting If you want to check tshe network status on this player, select the [Connection Status] options and press ENTER (b) to check whether a connection to the network and the internet have been established. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device that plays DivX video. Visit divx.com for more information and software tools to convert your files into DivX videos. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX Certified® device must be registered in order to play purchased DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) movies. To obtain your registration code, locate the DivX VOD section in your device setup menu. Go to vod. divx.com for more information on how to complete your registration. [Register] Displays the registration code of your player. BD-LIVE connection [Deregister] You can restrict Internet access when BD-Live functions are used. Deactivate your player and display the deactivation code. [Permitted] Internet access is permitted for all BD-Live contents. [Partially permitted] Internet access is permitted only for BDLive contents which have content owner certificates. Internet access and AACS Online functions are prohibited for all BD-Live contents without a certificate. [Prohibited] Internet access is prohibited for all BD-Live contents. ,,Note All the downloaded videos from DivX(R) VOD with this player’s registration code can only be played on this unit. System Setting 31 Auto Power Off The screen saver appears when you leave the player in Stop mode for about five minutes. If you set this option to [On], the unit automatically turns off within 20 minutes since the Screen Saver is displayed. Set this option to [Off ] to leave the screen saver until the unit is operated by the user. Initialize [Factory Set] You can reset the player to its original factory settings. [Blu-ray Storage Clear] ,,Note If you reset the player to its original factory settings using [Factory Set] option, you have to set all the activation for the on-line services and network settings again. Software [Information] Displays the current software version. [Update] You can update the software by connecting the unit directly to the software update server (see page 47). Disclaimer Notice Press ENTER (b) to view the notice of Network Service Disclaimer. 3 System Setting Initializes the BD-Live contents from the connected USB storage. 32 Operating General Playback Playing a disc erto Using [HOME] menu 1.Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the disc tray. The home menu appears when you press HOME (n). Use a/d to select a category and press ENTER (b). 2.Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray. For the most Audio CD, BD-ROM and DVD-ROM discs, playback starts automatically. 3. Press HOME (n). 4. Select [Movie] or [Music] using a/d, and press ENTER (b). 5. Select [Blu-ray Disc], [DVD], [VR] or [Audio] option using w/s, and press ENTER (b). ,,Note yy Playback functions described in this manual are not always available in every files and media. Some functions can be restricted depending on many factors. 4 Operating a [Movie] - Plays video contents. b [Photo] - Plays photo contents. c [Music] - Plays audio contents. d [Premium] - Displays the Premium Home screen. e [Setup] - Adjusts the system settings. yy Depending on the BD-ROM titles, a USB device connection may be needed for the proper playback. yy Unfinalized DVD-VR format discs may not be played in this player. yy Some DVD-VR discs are made with CPRM data by DVD RECORDER. This unit cannot support these kinds of discs. Playing a file on disc/USB device yui This player can play movie, music and photo files contained in the disc or USB device. 1. Insert a data disc on the tray or connect a USB device. 2. Press HOME (n). 3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using a/d, and press ENTER (b). 4. Select [Data] or [USB] option using w/s, and press ENTER (b). 5. Select a file using w/s/a/d, and press z (PLAY) or ENTER (b) to play the file. Operating 33 Playing Blu-ray 3D disc e Enjoying BD-Live™ e This player can play the Blu-ray 3D discs which contains separate views for the left and right eyes. BD-ROM supporting BD-Live that has a network extension function allows you to enjoy more functions such as downloading new movie trailers by connecting this unit to the internet. Preparation In order to playback Blu-ray 3D title in stereoscopic 3D mode, you need to: yy Check your TV is 3D capable and has HDMI input(s). ear 3D glasses to enjoy the 3D experience yy W if it is necessary. yy Check whether the BD-ROM title is the Bluray 3D disc or not. yy Connect an HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed HDMI™ Cable) between the player’s HDMI output and TV’s HDMI input. 2.Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the disc tray. 3.Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray. The playback starts automatically. 4. Refer to the owner’s manual of your 3D-ready TV for the further instruction. You may need to adjust the display settings and focus on your TV’s setting for the improved 3D effect. >>Caution yy Watching a 3D content for a long period time may cause dizziness or tiredness. yy It is not recommended to watch a movie in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant woman. yy If you are experiencing headache, tiredness or dizziness while viewing contents in 3D, it is strongly recommended to stop the playback and rest until you feel normal. 2. Insert a USB storage device to the USB port on the front panel. A USB storage device is needed to download bonus content. 3. Press HOME (n), and set the [BD-LIVE connection] option on the [Setup] menu (page 30). Depending on a disc, the BD-Live function may not be operated if [BD-LIVE connection] option is set to [Partially Permitted]. 4. Insert a BD-ROM with BD-Live. The operations are differ depending on the disc. Refer to the manual supplied with the disc. >>Caution Do not extract the connected USB device while content is being downloaded or a Bluray disc is still in the disc tray. Doing so may damage the connected USB device and BDLive features may not operate properly with the damaged USB device anymore. If the connected USB device seems damaged from such an action, you can format the connected USB device from the PC and reuse it with this player. ,,Note yy Some BD-Live contents may be restrictively accessed in some territories by contents provider’s own decision. yy It may take up to several minutes to load and start enjoying BD-Live contents. 4 Operating 1. Press HOME (n), and set the [3D Mode] option on the [Setup] menu to [On] (page 26). 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 20). 34 Operating Basic operations for video and audio content Basic operations for photo content To stop playback To play a slide show Press Z (STOP) while playback. Press z (PLAY) to start slide show. To pause playback To stop a slide show Press M (PAUSE) while playback. Press z (PLAY) to resume playback. Press Z (STOP) while slide show. To play frame-by-frame (Video) Press M (PAUSE) while movie playback. Press M (PAUSE) repeatedly to play Frame-by-Frame playback. To scan forward or backward Press c or v to play fast forward or fast reverse during playback. 4 To pause a slide show Press M (PAUSE) while slide show. Press z (PLAY) to re-start the slide show. To skip to the next/previous photo While viewing a photo in full screen, press a or d to go to the previous or next photo. Operating You can change the various playback speeds by pressing c or v repeatedly. Using the disc menu ero To slow down the playing speed To display the disc menu While the playback is paused, press v repeatedly to play various speeds of slow motion. The menu screen may be displayed first after loading a disc which contains a menu. If you want to display the disc menu while playback, press DISC MENU. To skip to the next/previous chapter/track/file During playback, press C or V to go to the next chapter/track/file or to return to the beginning of the current chapter/track/file. Press C twice briefly to step back to the previous chapter/track/file. Use w/s/a/d buttons to navigate through menu items. To display the Pop-up menu Some BD-ROM discs contain Pop-up menu that appears while playback. Press TITLE/POP-UP while playback, and use w/s/a/d buttons to navigate through menu items. Operating 35 Resume playback eroyt u The unit records the point where you pressed the Z (STOP) depending on the disc. If “MZ (Resume Stop)” appears on the screen briefly, press z (PLAY) to resume playback (from the scene point). If you press Z (STOP) twice or unload the disc, “Z(Complete Stop)” appears on the screen. The unit will clear the stopped point. ,,Note yy The resume point may be cleared when a button is pressed (for example; 1 (POWER), B (OPEN/CLOSE), etc). yy On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the resume playback function does not work. yy If you press Z (STOP) once during BD-ROM interactive title playback, the unit will be in Complete Stop mode. This unit memorizes the last scene from the last disc that is viewed. The last scene remains in memory even if you remove the disc from the unit or switch off the unit. If you load a disc that has the scene memorized, the scene is automatically recalled. ,,Note yy Last Scene Memory function for a previous disc is erased once a different disc is played. yy This function may not work depending on the disc. yy On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the last scene memory function does not work. yy This unit does not memorize settings of a disc if you switch off the unit before commencing to play it. Repeat playback erotu y During playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to select a desired repeat mode. Blu-ray Disc / DVD / Movie files jA- – Selected portion will be repeated continually. (page 36) jChapter – The current chapter will be played back repeatedly. jTitle – The current title will be played back repeatedly. jAll – All the tracks or files will be played back repeatedly. To return to normal playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to select [Off ]. Audio CDs/Music files ;Track – The current track or file will be played back repeatedly. :All – All the tracks or files will be played back repeatedly. l – The tracks or files will be played back in random order. l:All – All the tracks or files will be played back repeatedly in random order. kA-B – Selected portion will be repeated continually. (Audio CD only) To return to normal playback, press CLEAR. ,,Note yy If you press V once during Repeat Chapter/Track playback, the repeat playback cancels. yy This function may not work on some disc or title. 4 Operating Last scene memory er Advanced Playback 36 Operating Repeating a specific portion eroty Changing content list view yui This player can repeat a portion you have selected. On the [Movie], [Music] or [Photo] menu, you can change the content list view. 1. While playback, press REPEAT (h) to select [A-] at the beginning of the portion you wish to repeat. 2. Press ENTER (b) at the end of the portion. Your selected portion will be repeated continually. Method 1 Press red (R) coloured button repeatedly. 3. To return to normal playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to select [Off ]. ,,Note yy You cannot select a portion less than 3 seconds. yy This function may not work on some disc or title. 4 Operating Viewing content information y The player can display the content information. 1. Select a file using w/s/a/d. 2. Press INFO/MENU (m) to display the option menu. 3. Select the [Information] option using w/s, and press ENTER (b). The file information appears on the screen. While movie playback, you can display the file information by pressing TITLE/POP-UP. ,,Note The information displayed on the screen may not correct comparing actual content information. Method 2 1. On the content list, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the option menu. 2.Use w/s to select the [View Change] option. 3. Press ENTER (b) to change the content list view. Operating 37 Selecting a subtitle file y Options while viewing a photo i If the subtitle file name is different from the movie file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the [Movie] menu before playing the movie. You can use various options during viewing a photo in full screen. 1.Use w/s/a/d to select the subtitle file you wish to play in the [Movie] menu. 2. Press ENTER (b). 1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press INFO/ MENU (m) to display the option menu. 2. Select an option using w/s. a Current photo/Total number of photos – Use a/d to view previous/next photo. ,,Note b Slide Show – Press ENTER (b) to start or pause slide show. If you press Z (STOP) while playback, the subtitle selection is cancelled. c Music Select – Select the background music for the slide show (page 38). d Music –Press ENTER (b) to start or pause background music. e Rotate – Press ENTER (b) to rotate the photo clockwise. f Zoom – Press ENTER (b) to display the [Zoom] menu. g Effect – Use a/d to select a transition effect between photos in a slide show. h Speed – Use a/d to select a delaying speed between photos in a slide show. 3. Press BACK (1) to exit the option menu. 4 Operating Press ENTER (b) again to deselect the subtitle file. Selected subtitle file will be displayed when you play the movie file. 38 Operating Listening to music while slide show i You can display photo files while listening to music files. 1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press INFO/ MENU (m) to display the option menu. 2.Use w/s to select [Music Select] option, and press ENTER (b) to display the [Music Select] menu. 3.Use w/s to select a device, and press ENTER (b). On-screen display You can display and adjust various information and settings about the content. Displaying content information on-screen eroy 1. While playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to show various playback information. 4.Use w/s to select a file or a folder you wish to play. 4 Operating Select g and press ENTER (b) to display the upper directory. 5.Use d to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to complete music selection. a Title – current title number/total number of titles b Chapter – current chapter number/total number of chapters c Time – elapsed playing time/total playback time d Audio – selected audio language or channel e Subtitle – selected subtitle. f Angle – selected angle/total number of angles g TV Aspect Ratio – selected TV aspect Ratio h Picture Mode – selected picture mode Operating 39 2. Select an option using w/s. 3.Use a/d to adjust the selected option value. 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the on-screen display. ,,Note yy If no button is pressed for a few seconds, the on-screen display disappears. yy A title number cannot be selected on some discs. Playing from selected time eroy 1. Press INFO/MENU (m) during playback. The time search box shows the elapsed playing time. 2. Select the [Time] option and then input the required start time in hours, minutes, and seconds from left to right. yy Available items may differ depending on discs or titles. For example, to find a scene at 2 hours, 10 minutes, and 20 seconds, enter “21020”. yy If an interactive Blu-ray Disc is playing back, some setting information is displayed on the screen but prohibited to be changed. Press a/d to skip the playback 60 seconds forward or backward. 3. Press ENTER (b) to start playback from selected time. ,,Note yy This function may not work on some disc or titles. Selecting a subtitle language eroy 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the on-screen display. 2.Use w/s to select the [Subtitle] option. 3.Use a/d to select desired subtitle language. 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the on-screen display. ,,Note yy Some discs allow you to change subtitle selections only via the disc menu. If this is the case, press TITLE/POP-UP or DISC MENU button and choose the appropriate subtitle from the selections on the disc menu. yy You can select the [Subtitle] option on the on-screen display directely by pressing SUBTITLE (]) button. 4 Operating yy This function may not work depending on the file type. 40 Operating Hearing a different audio eroy Changing the TV Aspect Ratio eoy 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the on-screen display. You can change the TV aspect ratio setting while playback. 2.Use w/s to select the [Audio] option. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the On-Screen display. 3.Use a/d to select desired audio language, audio track or audio channel. ,,Note yy Some discs allow you to change audio selections only via the disc menu. In this case, press TITLE/POP-UP or DISC MENU button and choose the appropriate audio from the selections on the disc menu. yy Immediately after you have switched sound, there may be a temporary discrepancy between the display and actual sound. 4 yy On BD-ROM disc, the multi audio format (5.1CH or 7.1CH) is displayed with [MultiCH] in the on-screen display. Operating yy You can select the [Audio] option on the onscreen display directely by pressing AUDIO ([) button. Watching from a different angle ero If the disc contains scenes recorded at different camera angles, you can change to a different camera angle during playback. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the On-Screen display. 2.Use w/s to select the [Angle] option. 3.Use a/d to select desired angle. 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. 2.Use w/s to select the [TV Aspect Ratio] option. 3.Use a/d to select desired option. 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. ,,Note Even if you change the value of the [TV Aspect Ratio] option in on-screen display, the [TV Aspect Ratio] option in the [Setup] menu is not changed. Operating Changing subtitle Code Page y Changing the Picture Mode eroy If the subtitle is displayed in broken letter, you can change the subtitle code page to view the subtitle file properly. You can change the [Picture mode] option while playback. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the playback menu. 2.Use w/s to select the [Code Page] option. 3.Use a/d to select desired code option. 41 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the On-Screen display. 2.Use w/s to select the [Picture Mode] option. 3.Use a/d to select desired option. 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. Setting the [User setting] option 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the on-screen display. 2.Use w/s to select the [Picture Mode] option. 3.Use a/d to select the [User setting] option, and press ENTER (b). 4 Operating 4. Press BACK (1) to exit the on-screen display. 4.Use w/s/a/d to adjust the [Picture Mode] options. Select [Default] option then press ENTER (b) to reset the all video adjustments. 5.Use w/s/a/d to select the [Close] option, and press ENTER (b) to finish setting. 42 Operating Using the Premium You can use various content services via Internet with the Premium feature. 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 20). 2. Press HOME (n). 3. Select the [Premium] using a/d, and press ENTER (b). 4. Select an on-line service using w/s/a/d, and press ENTER (b). 4 ,,Note Operating yy Detailed information of each service, contact to the content provider or visit suppot link of the service. yy The content of Premium services and service related information, including user interface, is subject to changes. Please refer to the web site of each service for most upto-date information. yy When you are first time to access [Premium] feature, current country setting appears. If you want to change the country setting, select [Edit] and press ENTER (b). Troubleshooting 43 Troubleshooting General Symptom Cause & Solution The Power does not turned on. yy Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely. The unit does not start playback. yy Insert a playable disc. (Check the disc type, colour system, and regional code.) yy Place the disc with the playback side down. yy Place the disc on the disc tray correctly inside the guide. yy Clean the disc. yy Cancel the Rating function or change the rating level. The angle cannot be changed. yy Multi-angles are not recorded on the DVD Video being played. Cannot play movie, photo or music files. yy The files are not recorded in a format that the unit can play. The remote control does not work properly. yy The remote control is not pointed at the remote sensor of the unit. yy The unit does not support the codec of the movie file. yy The remote control is too far from the unit. yy There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit. yy The battery in the remote control is exhausted. The unit is not operating normally. You can reset the unit as follows. yy Unplug the power cord, wait at least five seconds, and then plug it in again. 5 Troubleshooting The unit is plugged in, but the power will not turn on or off. 44 Troubleshooting Network Symptom Cause & Solution BD-Live feature does not work. yy The connected USB storage may not have enough space. Connect the USB storage with at least 1GB free space. yy Ensure that the unit is correctly connected to the local area network and can access the internet (see page 20). yy Your broadband speed may not fast enough to use the BD-Live features. Contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and increase the broadband speed is recommended. yy The [BD-LIVE connection] option in the [Setup] menu is set to [Prohibited]. Set the option to [Permitted]. Streaming video services (such as YouTube™, etc.) are often stopped or “buffer” during playback. 5 yy Your broadband service speed may not be fast enough to stream video services. Contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and increase the broadband speed is recommended. Troubleshooting Troubleshooting 45 Picture Symptom Cause & Solution There is no picture. yy Select the appropriate video input mode on the TV so the picture from the unit appears on the TV screen. yy Connect the video connection securely. yy Check the [HDMI Color Setting] in the [Setup] menu is set to the appropriate item that conforms to your video connection. yy Your TV may not support the resolution you have set on the player. Change the resolution that your TV accepts. yy The player’s HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI device that does not support copyright protection. Picture noise appears. yy You are playing a disc recorded in a colour system that is different from your TV. yy Set the resolution which your TV accepts. Blu-ray 3D disc playback does not output 3D views. yy Connect the player to your TV with HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed HDMI™ Cable). yy Your TV may not support “HDMI 3D mandatory format”. yy The [3D Mode] option in the [Setup] menu is set to [Off ]. Set the option to [On]. Customer support Open source software notice To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL and other open source licenses, please visit http://opensource.lge.com. All referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are available to download with the source code. 5 Troubleshooting You can update the Player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new features. To obtain the latest software for this player (if updates have been made), please visit http://www.lg.com/global/support or contact LG Electronics customer care centre. 46 Appendix Controlling a TV with the supplied remote control You can control your TV using the buttons below. You can operate your TV with the supplied remote control. If your TV is listed in the table below, set the appropriate manufacturer code. 1. While holding down 1 (TV POWER) button, and press the manufacturer code for your TV with the numerical buttons (see the table below). Manufacturer Code number LG 1(Default), 2 Zenith 1, 3, 4 GoldStar 1, 2 By pressing You can Samsung 6, 7 1 (TV POWER) Turn the TV on or off. Sony 8, 9 PR/CH +/– Scan up or down through memorized channels. Hitachi 4 VOL +/– Adjust the volume of the TV AV/INPUT Switch the TV’s input source between the TV and other input sources. ,,Note 6 Setting up the remote to control your TV Appendix Depending on the unit being connected, you may not be able to control your TV using some of the buttons. 2. Release the 1 (TV POWER) button to complete setting. Depending on your TV, some or all buttons may not function on the TV, even after entering the correct manufacturer code. When you replace the batteries of the remote, the code number you have set may be reset to the default setting. Set the appropriate code number again. Appendix 47 Network software update Network update notification From time to time, performance improvements and/or additional features or services may be made available to units that are connected to a broadband home network. If there is new software available and the unit is connected to a broadband home network, the player will inform you about the update as follows. Software update You can update the player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new features. You can update the software by connecting the unit directly to the software update server. ,,Note yy Before updating the software in your player, remove any disc and USB Device from the player. yy Before updating the software in your player, turn the player off and then turn it back on. Option 1 yy During the software update procedure, do not turn off the player or disconnect AC power, or do not press any button. 1. The update menu will appear on the screen when you turn off the player. yy If you cancel the update, turn off the power and turn it on for stable performance. 2.Use a/d to select a desired option and then press ENTER (b). yy This unit cannot be updated to previous software version. 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 20). 2. Select [Software] option in the [Setup] menu then press ENTER (b). 3. Select [Update] option, and press ENTER (b). [OK] Starts the software update. [Cancel] Exits the update menu and turns the power off. 6 If the software update is available from the update server, the “Update” icon appears in the Home menu. Press blue (B) coloured button to start the update procedure. The player will check for the newest update. ,,Note yy Pressing ENTER (b) while checking for the update will end the process. yy If there is no update available, the Message, “No update is found.” appears. Press ENTER (b) to return to the [Home Menu]. Appendix Option 2 48 Appendix 4. If newer version exists, the message “Do you want to download it?” appears. 5. Select [OK] to start update. (Selecting [Cancel] will end the update.) 6. The player starts downloading the newest update from the server. (Downloading will takes several minutes depending on your home network condition) 7. When downloading is completed, the message, “Download is complete. Do you want to update?” appears. 8. Select [OK] to start updating. (Selecting [Cancel] will end the update and downloaded file will not be re-usable. To update software the next time, the software update procedure has to be started from the beginning again.) >>Caution Do not turn off the power during the software update. ,,Note If the software includes the driver update, disc tray may open during the process. 9. When update is completed, the power will be turned automatically in a few seconds. 10.Turn the power back on. The system now operates with the new version. 6 ,,Note Appendix The Software Update function may not work properly depending on your internet environment. In this case, you can obtain the latest software from the authorized LG Electronics Service Centre then update your player. Refer to “Customer support” on page 45. Appendix 49 Area code list Choose an area code from this list. AreaCode AreaCode AreaCode AreaCode Afghanistan AF Fiji FJ Monaco MC Singapore SG Argentina AR Finland FI Mongolia MN Slovak Republic SK Australia AU France FR Morocco MA Slovenia Austria AT Germany DE Nepal NP South Africa ZA Belgium BE Great Britain GB Netherlands NL South Korea KR Bhutan BT Greece GR Antilles AN Spain ES Bolivia BO Greenland GL New Zealand NZ Sri Lanka LK SI Brazil BR Hong Kong HK Nigeria NG Sweden SE Cambodia KH Hungary HU Norway NO Switzerland CH Canada CA India IN Oman OM Taiwan TW Chile CL Indonesia ID Pakistan PK Thailand China CN Israel IL Panama PA Turkey TR Colombia CO Italy IT Paraguay PY Uganda UG Congo CG Jamaica JM Philippines PH Ukraine UA Costa Rica CR Japan JP Poland PL United States US Croatia HR Kenya KE Portugal PT Uruguay UY Czech Republic CZ Kuwait KW Romania RO Uzbekistan UZ Denmark DK Libya Ecuador EC Luxembourg Egypt EG Malaysia El Salvador SV Maldives MY Saudi Arabia MV Senegal Ethiopia ET Mexico MX LY Russian LU Federation Vietnam RU Zimbabwe SA SN TH VN ZW 6 Appendix 50 Appendix Language code list Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: [Disc Audio], [Disc Subtitle] and [Disc Menu]. 6 LanguageCode LanguageCode LanguageCode LanguageCode Afar 6565 French Afrikaans 6570 Frisian 7082 Lithuanian 7684 Sindhi 8368 7089 Macedonian 7775 Singhalese Albanian 8381 8373 Galician 7176 Malagasy 7771 Slovak Amharic 8375 6577 Georgian 7565 Malay 7783 Slovenian 8376 Arabic 6582 German 6869 Malayalam 7776 Spanish 6983 Armenian 7289 Greek 6976 Maori 7773 Sudanese 8385 Assamese 6583 Greenlandic 7576 Marathi 7782 Swahili 8387 Aymara 6588 Guarani 7178 Moldavian 7779 Swedish 8386 Azerbaijani 6590 Gujarati 7185 Mongolian 7778 Tagalog 8476 Bashkir 6665 Hausa 7265 Nauru7865 Tajik 8471 Basque 6985 Hebrew 7387 Nepali 7869 Tamil 8465 Bengali; Bangla 6678 Hindi 7273 Norwegian 7879 Telugu 8469 Bhutani 6890 Hungarian 7285 Oriya 7982 Thai 8472 Bihari 6672 Icelandic 7383 Panjabi 8065 Tonga 8479 Breton 6682 Indonesian 7378 Pashto, Pushto 8083 Turkish 8482 Bulgarian 6671 Interlingua 7365 Persian 7065 Turkmen 8475 Burmese 7789 Irish 7165 Polish 8076 Twi 8487 Byelorussian 6669 Italian 7384 Portuguese 8084 Ukrainian 8575 8185 Urdu 8582 Appendix Chinese 9072 Japanese 7465 Quechua Croatian 7282 Kannada 7578 Rhaeto-Romance 8277 Uzbek 8590 Czech 6783 Kashmiri 7583 Rumanian 8279 Vietnamese 8673 Danish 6865 Kazakh 7575 Russian 8285 Volapük 8679 Dutch 7876 Kirghiz 7589 Samoan 8377 Welsh 6789 English 6978 Korean 7579 Sanskrit 8365 Wolof 8779 6979 Kurdish 7585 Scots Gaelic 7168 Xhosa 8872 Estonian 6984 Laotian 7679 Serbian 8382 Yiddish 7473 Faroese 7079 Latin 7665 Serbo-Croatian 8372 Yoruba 8979 Fiji 7074 Latvian, Lettish 7686 Shona 8378 Zulu 9085 Finnish 7073 Lingala 7678 Esperanto Appendix 51 Trademarks and licenses Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™, Blu-ray 3D™, BD-Live™, BONUSVIEW™ and the logos are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association. Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent Nos: 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 6,487,535 & other U.S. and worldwide patents issued & pending. DTS, the Symbol, & DTS and the Symbol together are registered trademarks & DTS 2.0+Digital Out is a trademark of DTS, Inc. Product includes software. © DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved. “DVD Logo” is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo Licensing Corporation. “AVCHD” and the “AVCHD” logo are trademarks of Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation. Java is a trademark of Oracle and/or its affiliates. DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under license. “x.v.Colour” is a trademark of Sony Corporation. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. 6 Appendix HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries. 52 Appendix Cinavia Notice This product uses Cinavia technology to limit the use of unauthorized copies of some commerciallyproduced film and videos and their soundtracks. When a prohibited use of an unauthorized copy is detected, a message will be displayed and playback or copying will be interrupted. More information about Cinavia technology is provided at the Cinavia Online Consumer Information Center at http://www.cinavia.com. To request additional information about Cinavia by mail, send a postcard with your mailing address to: Cinavia Consumer Information Center, P.O. Box 86851, San Diego, CA, 92138, USA. This product incorporates proprietary technology under license from Verance Corporation and is protected by U.S. Patent 7,369,677 and other U.S. and worldwide patents issued and pending as well as copyright and trade secret protection for certain aspects of such technology. Cinavia is a trademark of Verance Corporation. Copyright 2004-2010 Verance Corporation. All rights reserved by Verance. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited. 6 Appendix Appendix 53 Audio output specifications COAXIAL (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT) *3 Jack/Setting Source Dolby Digital PCM Stereo DTS Re-encode *4 BitStream PCM 2ch DTS Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch DTS Dolby Digital Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch DTS Dolby Digital DTS PCM 2ch DTS DTS DTS-HD PCM 2ch DTS DTS Linear PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS PCM 2ch Linear PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch DTS PCM 2ch Linear PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch DTS PCM 2ch Jack/Setting Source Dolby Digital HDMI OUT PCM Stereo PCM Multi-Ch DTS Re-encode *4 BitStream *1 *2 PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS Dolby Digital Plus Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS Dolby TrueHD DTS PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS DTS DTS-HD PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS DTS-HD Linear PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS Linear PCM 2ch Linear PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch DTS Linear PCM 5.1ch Linear PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch PCM 7.1ch DTS Linear PCM 7.1ch *2 This player automatically selects the HDMI audio according to the decoding capability of the connected HDMI device even though [Digital Output] option is set to [BitStream]. *3 On the PCM audio output, the sampling frequency of DIGITAL AUDIO OUT is limited to 96 kHz. *4 If the [Digital Output] option is set to [DTS reencode], the audio output is limited to 48 kHz and 5.1Ch. If the [Digital Output] option is set to [DTS re-encode], the DTS Re-encode audio is outputted for BD-ROM discs, and the original audio is outputted for the other discs (like [BitStream]). yy If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to your TV with High Speed HDMI™ Cable and Dolby Digital Plus/Dolby TrueHD is outputted from HDMI OUT jack, COAXIAL OUT jack is limited to “PCM 2ch” (When the HDMI and DIGITAL AUDIO OUT are connected simultaneously). 6 Appendix *1 The secondary and interactive audio may not be included in the output bitstream if [Digital Output] option is set to [BitStream]. (Except LPCM Codec : the output always include interactive and secondary audio.) 54 Appendix yy The audio is outputted as PCM 48 kHz/16 bit for MP3/WMA file and PCM 44.1kHz/16 bit for Audio CD while playback. yy You must select a digital audio output and a maximum sampling frequency that your Amplifier (or AV receiver) accepts using [Digital Output] and [Sampling Freq.] options on the [Setup] menu (see page 27). yy With digital audio connection (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT or HDMI OUT), Disc Menu button sounds of BD-ROM may not be heard if the [Digital Output] option is set to [BitStream]. yy If the audio format of the digital output does not match the capabilities of your receiver, the receiver will produce a strong, distorted sound or no sound at all. yy Multi-channel Digital Surround Sound via digital connection can only be obtained if your receiver is equipped with a Digital Multi-channel decoder. 6 Appendix Appendix 55 Specifications General Power requirements DC 12 V 0 1 A AC adapter WA-12M12Fx Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 270 x 39 x 198 mm Net Weight (Approx.) 0.95 Kg Operating temperature 5 °C to 35 °C Operating humidity 5 % to 90 % Outputs HDMI OUT (video/audio) 19 pin (Type A, HDMI™ Connector) DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (COAXIAL) 0.5 V (p-p), 75 Ω, RCA jack x 1 System Laser Semiconductor laser wavelength 405 nm / 650 nm Signal system Standard PAL / NTSC colour TV system LAN port Ethernet jack x 1, 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX Bus Power Supply (USB) DC 5 V 0 500 mA yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. 6 Appendix 56 Appendix Maintenance Notes on discs Handling discs Handling the unit When shipping the unit Please save the original shipping carton and packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was originally packed at the factory. Cleaning the unit To clean the player, use a soft, dry cloth. If the surfaces are extremely dirty, use a soft cloth lightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner, as these might damage the surface of the unit. Keeping the exterior surfaces clean yy Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray near the unit. yy Wiping with strong pressure may damage the surface. yy Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact with the unit for a long period of time. Maintaining the unit 6 Appendix The unit is a high-tech, precision device. If the optical pick-up lens and disc drive parts are dirty or worn, the picture quality could be diminished. For details, please contact your nearest authorized service centre. Do not touch the playback side of the disc. Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints do not get on the surface. Never stick paper or tape on the disc. Storing discs After playing, store the disc in its case. Do not expose the disc to direct sunlight or sources of heat and never leave it in a parked car exposed to direct sunlight. Cleaning discs Fingerprints and dust on the disc can cause poor picture quality and sound distortion. Before playing, clean the disc with a clean cloth. Wipe the disc from the centre to out. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners, or anti-static spray intended for older vinyl records. Appendix 57 Important information relating to network services All information, data, documents, communications, downloads, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, videos, webcasts, publications, tools, resources, software, code, programs, applets, widgets, applications, products and other content (“Content”) and all services and offerings (“Services”) provided or made available by or through any third party (each a “Service Provider”) is the sole responsibility of the Service Provider from whom it originated. The availability of and access to Content and Services furnished by the Service Provider through the LGE Device are subject to change at any time, without prior notice, including, but not limited to the suspension, removal or cessation of all or any part of the Content or Services. Should you have any inquiry or problem related to the Content or Services, you may refer to the Service Provider’s website for the most up-todate information. LGE is neither responsible nor liable for customer service related to the Content and Services. Any question or request for service relating to the Content or Services should be made directly to the respective Content and Service Providers. 6 Appendix Please note that LGE is not responsible for any Content or Services provided by the Service Provider or any changes to, removal of, or cessation of such Content or Services and does not warrant or guaranty the availability of or access to such Content or Services.