OWNER’S MANUAL 3D Blu-ray™ / DVD Home Cinema System Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. BH4030S (BH4030S, S43S2-S, S43S1-W) BH4430P (BH4430P, S43T1-S, S43S2-S, S63T1-C, S43S1-W) BH4530T (BH4530T, S43T1-S, S63T1-C, S43S1-W) 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. 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. CAUTION : CLASS 1M VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN. DO NOT VIEW DIRECTLY WITH OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS 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 center. 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. Getting Started This device is equipped with a portable battery or accumulator. 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. 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 should 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 office, 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 should not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like. 3 4 Getting Started Notes on copyrights 1 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, 2009/125/EC and 2011/65/EU. Contact office for compliance of this product : LG Electronics Inc. EU Representative, 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. 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 content. 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 content. To obtain additional information on AACS, BD-ROM Mark, BD+, or this product, please contact an authorized Customer Service Center. 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 Corporation, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Rovi Corporation. 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 – Regional code 9 – System Select 10 Remote Control 11 Front Panel 11 Rear Panel 2Connecting 12 13 13 14 15 16 17 17 17 18 18 19 19 20 Positioning the System Speaker Connection – Attaching the speakers to the player Connecting to Your TV – What is SIMPLINK? – Resolution setting Antenna Connection Connections with External Device – AUX connection – PORT. IN connection – OPTICAL IN connection Connecting to Your Home Network – Wired network connection – Wired network setup 3 System Setting 22 Initial Setup 23Settings 23 – Adjust the setup settings 24 – [NETWORK] menu 25 – [DISPLAY] menu 26 – [LANGUAGE] menu 27 – [AUDIO] menu 28 – [LOCK] menu 29 – [OTHERS] menu 31 Sound Effect 4Operating 32 32 32 33 33 33 34 35 36 36 36 37 37 38 38 38 38 39 39 40 40 41 42 42 42 42 43 43 43 43 44 44 44 45 45 46 46 47 47 47 47 48 48 Home Menu Display – Using [HOME] menu – Using the Smart Share Playing the Linked Devices – Playing a disc – Playing Blu-ray 3D disc – Playing a file on disc/USB device – Playing a file on a network server Using Home Network Server for PC – Installing Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials – Sharing files and folders – About Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials – System requirements General Playback – Basic operations for video and audio content – Basic operations for photo content – Using the disc menu – Resume playback – Last scene memory On-Screen Display – To control video playback – To control photo view Advanced Playback – Repeat playback – Repeating a specific portion – 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 – Viewing content information – Changing content list view – Selecting a subtitle file – Listening to music during slide show – Setting the [3D] option Advanced Features – Enjoying BD-Live™ – LG AV Remote – Private Sound Mode Radio Operations – Listening to the radio Table of Contents 48 48 48 48 48 49 49 50 50 51 – Presetting the radio stations – Deleting a saved station – Deleting all the saved stations – Improving poor FM reception – See information about a radio station Using the Premium Using the LG Smart World – Signing in – Searching online content Using the My Apps Menu 7 66Specifications 70Maintenance 70 – Handling the unit 70 – Notes on discs 71 Important Information relating to Network Services 1 2 5Troubleshooting 52Troubleshooting 52 – General 53 – Network 54 – Picture 54 – Sound 54 – Customer Support 54 – Open Source Software Notice 3 4 6Appendix 55 Controlling a TV with the Supplied Remote Control 55 – Setting up the remote to control your TV 56 Network Software Update 56 – Network update notification 56 – Software update 58 Additional Information 58 – File requirement 59 – AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) 60 – About DLNA 60 – Certain system requirements 60 – Compatibility notes 61 Audio Output Specifications 62 Area Code List 63 Language Code List 64 Trademarks and Licenses Some of the content in this manual may differ from your player depending on the software of the player or your service provider. 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 Video, Audio or Photo files. yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format yy Discs such as movies that can be purchased or rented. yy Video 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 Video, Audio 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 Video, Audio 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 audio 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. Regional code This unit has a regional code printed on the rear of the unit. This unit can play only BD-ROM or DVD discs labeled same as the rear of the unit or “ALL”. System Select You must select the appropriate system mode for your TV system. Open the disc tray using the B (OPEN/CLOSE) button and then, press and hold M (PAUSE) for more than five seconds to be able to select a system (PAL, NTSC, AUTO) 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 Remote Control 1 • • • • • • a • • • • • • FUNCTION Getting Started INFO/MENU FUNCTION FUNCTION: Changes input mode. SUBTITLE: Selects a subtitle INFO/MENU language. 1 (POWER): Switches the player ON or OFF. B (OPEN/CLOSE): Ejects a disc. SLEEP: Sets a certain period of time after which the unit will switch to off. INFO/MENU (m): Displays or exits On-Screen Display. HOME ( ): Displays or exits the [Home Menu]. DISC MENU: Accesses menu on a disc. • • • • • • b • • • • • • Direction buttons: Selects an option in the menu. PRESET +/-: Selects programme of Radio. TUNING +/-: Tunes in the desired radio station. ENTER (b): Acknowledges menu selection. BACK ( ): Exits the menu or returns to the previous screen. Battery Installation TITLE/POPUP: Displays the DVD title menu or BD-ROM’s pop-up menu, if available. Z (STOP): Stops playback. z (PLAY): Starts playback. M (PAUSE/STEP): Pauses playback. Remove the battery cover on the rear of the Remote Control, and insert R03 (size AAA) battery with 4 and 5 matched correctly. C/V (SKIP): Goes to the next or previous chapter / track / file. c/v (SCAN): Searches backward or forward. • • • • • • c • • • • • • FUNCTION SPEAKER LEVEL: Sets the sound level of desired speaker. SOUND EFFECT: SelectsINFO/MENU a sound effect mode. VOL +/-: Adjusts speaker volume. OPTICAL/ TV SOUND : Changes input mode to optical directly. MUTE: Mute the unit. Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons: - Use to navigate BD-ROM menus. They are also used as shortcut buttons for specific menus. - B button: Selects mono/ stereo in FM mode. RDS: Radio Data System. PTY: Views the programme type of the RDS. PTY SEARCH: Searches programme type. 0-9 numerical buttons: Selects numbered options in a menu. CLEAR: Removes a mark on the search menu or a number when setting the password. REPEAT (h): Repeats a desired section or sequence. AUDIO: Selects an audio language or audio channel. ? : Marked button is not available. • • • • • • d • • • • • • TV Control Buttons: See page 55. Getting Started 11 Front Panel a b c 1 Getting Started d e a Disc Tray d PORT. IN b Display Window e USB Port c Operation buttons R (Open / Close) T (Play / Pause) I (Stop) F (Function) Changes the input source or function. VOL. (Volume) 1 (Power) a b c Rear Panel a d b e f c d e f g a AC power cord g LAN port b Speakers connectors h HDMI OUT TO TV c Cooling Fan d AUX (L/R) INPUT e OPTICAL IN f Antenna Connector h C G Connecting 12 F A D 2 A A Positioning the System E A The following illustration shows an example of positioning the system. Note that the illustrations Ain these instructions differ from the actual unit for explanation purposes. For the best possible surround sound, all the speakers other than the subwoofer should be placed at the same distance from the listening position (A). A B C D E F G Connecting B C A A A GB B A yy Before using the subwoofer, remove the protective vinyl. G F C A A A E E A E A A D A A E A ABCD E F G speaker (L)/ A A Front B Cleft D EE F G A D right speaker (R): C A A B Front EE F G A Place the front speakers to the sides of the monitor or screen and as flush with the screen surface as possible. E F G A AA B C Center D E speaker: Place the center speaker above or below the monitor or screen. A A B C D Surround E F G left speaker (L)/ right speaker (R): F G A B C D E Surround A Place these speakers behind your listening position, E facing slightly inwards. B C D E F Subwoofer: G The position of the subwoofer is not so critical, because low bass sounds are not highly directional. But it is better to place the subwoofer near the front speakers. Turn it slightly toward the center of the room to reduce the wall reflections. C D E F G Unit yy Place the center speaker at a safe distance from the child’s reach. Otherwise it may result in the speaker falling down and causing personal injury and/or property damage. yy The speakers contain magnetic parts, so colour irregularity may occur on the CRT TV screen or PC monitor screen. Please use the speakers away from the TV screen or PC monitor screen. B B C CG G A B A A A >>Caution yy Be careful to make sure children not to put their hands or any objects into the *speaker duct. *Speaker duct: A hole for plentiful bass sound on speaker cabinet (enclosure). Connecting Speaker Connection 1. Connect the wires to the unit. Match each wire’s colored band to the same colored connection terminal on the rear of the unit. To connect the cable to the unit, press each plastic finger pad to open the connection terminal. Insert the wire and release the finger pad. Connect the black stripe of each wire to the terminals marked -(minus) and the other end to the terminals marked + (plus). Connect a woofer cord to the player. When connecting a woofer cord to the player, insert the connector until it clicks. 2. Connect the wires to the speakers. Connect the other end of each wire to the correct speaker according to the color coding: Color Speaker Position Grey Rear Rear right Blue Rear Rear left Green Center Center Orange Sub woofer Any front position Red Front Front right White Front Front left To connect the cable to the speakers, press each plastic finger pad to open the connection terminals on the base of each speaker. Insert the wire and release the finger pad. >>Caution yy Be careful to make sure children do not put their hands or any objects into the *speaker duct. *Speaker duct : A hole for plentiful bass sound on speaker cabinet (enclosure). 2 yy The speakers contain magnet parts, so color irregularity may occur on the TV screen or PC monitor screen. Please use the speakers far away from either TV screen or PC monitor. Connecting Attaching the speakers to the player 13 14 Connecting 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 with Ethernet). Connect the HDMI jack on the player to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible TV or monitor. 2 Connecting Rear of the unit HDMI Cable TV Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s manual). Additional Information for HDMI 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. -- The connected device’s video input is set correctly for this unit. -- The connected device is compatible with 720 x 576p, 1280 x 720p, 1920 x 1080i or 1920 x 1080p 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 16 ) yy Select the type of video output from the HDMI OUT jack using [HDMI Color Setting] option on the [Settings] 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(15 ft.)). Connecting 15 What is SIMPLINK? 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. 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. 2 Connecting Refer to the TV owner’s manual for the details of SIMPLINK function. 16 Connecting Resolution setting The player provides several output resolutions for HDMI OUT jack. You can change the resolution using [Settings] menu. 1. Press HOME ( ). 2. Use A/D to select the [Settings] and press ENTER (b). The [Settings] menu appears. 2 3. Use W/S to select [DISPLAY] option then press D to move to the second level. Connecting 4. Use W/S to select the [Resolution] option then press ENTER (b) to move to the third 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. 2Press Z (STOP) for more than 5 seconds. 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. Connecting Antenna Connection Connect the supplied antenna for listening to the radio. 17 Connections with External Device AUX connection You can enjoy the sound from an external component through the speakers of this system. You can also use the F (Function) button on the front panel to select the input mode. Rear of the unit Rear of the unit ,,Note Be sure to fully extend the FM wire antenna. Red White To the audio output jacks of your component (TV, VCR, etc.) 2 Connecting Connect the analog audio output jacks of your component into the AUX L/R (INPUT) on this unit. And then select the [AUX] option by pressing FUNCTION. 18 Connecting PORT. IN connection OPTICAL IN connection You can enjoy the sound from your portable audio player through the speakers of this system. You can enjoy the sound from your component with a digital optical connection through the speakers of this system. Connect the headphones (or line out ) jack of the portable audio player into the PORT. IN socket of this unit. And then select the [PORTABLE] option by pressing FUNCTION. 2 You can also use the F (Function) button on the front panel to select the input mode. Connect the optical output jack of your component into the OPTICAL IN jack on the unit. And then select the [OPTICAL] option by pressing FUNCTION. Or press OPTICAL / TV SOUND to select directly. You can also use the F (Function) button on the front panel to select the input mode. Connecting Rear of the unit MP3 player, etc... To the digital optical output jack of your component Connecting Connecting to Your Home Network 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 online content services. Router 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. DLNA certified servers 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. yy If you want to access content from DLNA servers, this player must be connected to the same local area network with them via a router. yy To set your PC as a DLNA server, install the supplied Nero MediaHome 4 on your PC. (page 36) 2 Connecting Wired network connection Please refer to the documentation for your network device for further instructions. 19 Rear of the unit 20 Connecting 2 Wired network setup Advanced Setting 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. 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. Preparation Connecting Before setting the wired network, you need to connect the broadband internet to your home network. 1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the [Settings] menu then press ENTER (b). ,,Note 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. Read the preparations for the network settings and then press ENTER (b) while [Start] is highlighted. Network will automatically be connected to the unit. 2. Select [Next] and press ENTER (b) to apply network settings. Network connection status is displayed on the screen. 3. Press ENTER (b) while [OK] is highlighted to finish the wired network settings. 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. 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 content may require a higher bandwidth connection. yy Even if the player is properly connected and configured, some internet content 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.) 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. 21 22 System Setting 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. 4. Select [Next] and press ENTER (b). 5. Press ENTER (b) to verify the test tone signals of the speakers. 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). After verifying the test tone signals, press ENTER (b) while [Stop] is highlighted. Select [Next] and press ENTER (b). 6. You can listen to TV sound through HTS Speaker automatically when TV is turned on. TV and HTS should be connected with optical cable. Press W to move and press A/D to select [On] or [Off ]. Select [Next] 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. 7. Check all the settings that you have set in the previous steps. If wired network is connected, the network connection setting will automatically be finished. Press ENTER (b) while [Finish] is highlighted to finish the initial setup settings. If there is any settings to be changed, use W/S/A/D to select 1 and press ENTER (b). If you have security on your access point, you need to input the security code as necessary. System Setting 23 Settings Adjust the setup settings You can change the settings of the player in the [Settings] menu. 1.Press HOME ( ). 3 3.Use W/S to select the first setup option, and press D to move to the second level. 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. System Setting 2.Use A/D to select the [Settings] and press ENTER (b). The [Settings] menu appears. 24 System Setting [NETWORK] menu The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the software update, BD-Live and online content services. [Country Setting] Connection Setting [Initialize] 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 page 19.) Depending on the region, [Initialize] function may not be available. Connection Status 3 Smart Service Setting System Setting If you want to check the 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. BD-LIVE connection You can restrict Internet access when BD-Live functions are used. [Permitted] Internet access is permitted for all BD-Live content. [Partially permitted] Internet access is permitted only for BD-Live content which have content owner certificates. Internet access and AACS Online functions are prohibited for all BD-Live content without a certificate. [Prohibited] Internet access is prohibited for all BD-Live content. Select your area for displaying proper online content service. Device Name You can make a network name using virtual keyboard. This player will be recognised by the name you are entering on your home network. Network Play This function allows you to control the playback of media streamed from DLNA media server by a DLNA certified smartphone. Most DLNA certified smartphone has a function to control the playback media on your home network. Set this option to [On] for allowing your smartphone to control this unit. Refer to instructions of your DLNA certified smartphone or the application for more detailed information. ,,Note yy This unit and the DLNA Certified Smartphone must be connected to the same network. yy To use the [Network Play] function using a DLNA certified smartphone, press HOME ( ) to display the home menu before connecting to this unit. yy While controlling the unit using the [Network Play] function, the remote control may not work. yy Available file formats described on page 58 are not always supported on [Network Play] function. System Setting 25 [DISPLAY] menu Resolution TV Aspect Ratio Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. Refer to page 16 for details about the resolution setting. Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV type. [Auto] Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected. Displays theatrical images with masking bars above and below the picture. If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to TVs providing display information (EDID), automatically selects the resolution best suited to the connected TV. [4:3 Pan Scan] [576p] 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. [720p] [4:3 Letter Box] 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 You cannot select [4:3 Letter Box] and [4:3 Pan Scan] option when the resolution is set to higher than 720p. Outputs 720 lines of progressive video. [1080i] Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video. [1080p] Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video. 1080p Display Mode 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. ,,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. 3 System Setting [16:9 Original] Outputs 576 lines of progressive video. 26 System Setting HDMI Color Setting [LANGUAGE] menu Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack. For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your display device. Display Menu [YCbCr] Select when connecting to a HDMI display device. [RGB] Select when connecting to a DVI display device. 3D Mode 3 System Setting Select the type of output mode for Blu-ray 3D disc playback. [Off] Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 2D mode like a normal BD-ROM disc playback. [On] Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 3D mode. Home Menu Guide This function allows you to display or delete the guide bubble on the [HOME] menu. Set this option to [On] for displaying guide. Select a language for the [Settings] 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. [Other] 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 63. [Off] (Disc Subtitle only) Turn off Subtitle. ,,Note Depending on the disc, your language setting may not work. System Setting 27 [AUDIO] menu DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set the player’s Audio options according to the type of audio system you use. This function allows you to listen to a movie at a lower volume without losing clarity of sound. ,,Note Since many factors affect the type of audio output, see “Audio Output Specifications” on page 61 for details. Digital Output [PCM Stereo] (HDMI only) [PCM Multi-Ch] (HDMI only) Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack to a device with multi-channel digital decoder. [DTS Re-Encode] (HDMI only) Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack to a device with DTS decoder. [Bit Stream] (HDMI only) Select if you connect this unit’s 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 [Bit Stream]). yy This setting is not available on the input signal from an external device. Turns off this function. [On] Compress the dynamic range of the Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus or Dolby TrueHD audio output. [Auto] 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. ,,Note The DRC setting can be changed only when a disc is not inserted or the unit is in complete stop mode. 3 System Setting Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack to a device with two-channel digital stereo decoder. [Off] 28 System Setting Speaker Setup [LOCK] menu To obtain the best possible sound, use the speaker setup display to specify the volume of the speakers you have connected and their distance from your listening position. Use the test to adjust the volume of the speakers to the same level. The [LOCK] settings affect only Blu-ray Disc and DVD playback. 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. 3 [None] System Setting [Speaker] Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press ENTER (b) to create a new password. Select a speaker that you want to adjust. [Change] [Volume] Enter the current password and press ENTER (b). Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press ENTER (b) to create a new password. Adjust the output level of each speaker. [Distance] Adjust the distance between each speaker and the listening position. [Test/ Stop test tone] The speakers will emit a test tone. [OK] Confirms the setting. HD AV Sync Sometimes Digital TV encounters a delay between picture and sound. If this happens you can compensate by setting a delay on the sound so that it effectively ‘waits’ for the picture to arrive: this is called HD AV Sync. Use A D to scroll up and down through the delay amount, which you can set at anything between 0 and 300 ms. 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 [Settings] 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. System Setting 29 DVD Rating [OTHERS] menu Blocks playback of rated DVD based on their content. (Not all discs are rated.) DivX® VOD [Rating 1-8] Rating one (1) has the most restrictions and rating eight (8) is the least restrictive. [Unlock] If you select [Unlock], parental control is not active and the disc plays in full. 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 62. 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. [Deregister] Deactivate your player and display the deactivation code. ,,Note All the downloaded videos from DivX(R) VOD with this player’s registration code can only be played on this unit. 3 System Setting  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. 30 System Setting Auto Power Off The screen saver appears when you leave the player in Stop mode for about 5 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. ,,Note When you set [Auto Power Off ] function in setting menu on, this unit will be off itself to save electronic consumption in the case main unit is not connected to external device and is not used for 25 minutes. 3 System Setting So does this unit after six hours since Main unit has been connected to other device using analog input. TV Sound Connecting You can listen to TV sound through this unit’s speaker automatically when TV is turned on. TV and this unit should be connected with optical cable. Press W to move and press A/D to select [On] or [Off ]. Select [Next] and press ENTER (b). Initialize [Factory Set] You can reset the player to its original factory settings. [Blu-ray Storage Clear] Initializes the BD-Live content from the connected USB storage. ,,Note If you reset the player to its original factory settings using [Factory Set] option, you have to set all the activation for the online 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 (page 56). SIMPLINK -- The SIMPLINK function allows you to control this unit with LG TV’s remote control. Set this option to [On] for activating [SIMPLINK] function. (page ��������� 15) System Setting 31 Sound Effect You can select a suitable sound mode. Press SOUND EFFECT repeatedly until the desired mode appears on the front panel display or the TV screen. The displayed items for the equalizer maybe different depending on sound sources and effects. [Natural Plus]: You can enjoy the natural sound effect same as 5.1 channel. [Natural]: You can enjoy comfortable and natural sound. [Bypass]: Software with multichannel surround audio signals is played according to the way it was recorded. [Loudness]: Improves bass and treble sound. [User EQ]: You can adjust the sound by raising or lowering the level of specific frequency. [Power Front] (Optional): You can enjoy the harmonious sound. This mode is suited for all the speakers were placed in a row. Setting the [User EQ] 1.Use W/S to select the desired frequency. 2.Use A/D to select the desired level. Select [Cancel] option then press ENTER (b) to cancel the setting. Select [Reset] option then press ENTER (b) to reset the all adjustments. 3 System Setting [Bass Blast]: Reinforce the bass sound effect from front left and right speaker and subwoofer. 32 Operating Home Menu Display Using [HOME] menu The home menu appears when you press HOME ( ). Use W/S/A/D to select a category and press ENTER (b). 4 Using the Smart Share You can play video, photo and audio content on the unit by inserting a disc, connecting an USB device or using home network (DLNA). 1.Press HOME ( ) to display the home menu. 2. Select [Smart Share] and press ENTER (b). ,,Note Operating Depending on the region, the [LG Smart World], [My Apps] service and [Search] function may not be available. a Displays all linked devices. b Displays video, photo or audio content. c Displays the file or folder on linked device. a [Smart Share] - Displays Smart Share menu. b [Premium] - Displays the Premium home screen. (page 49) c [LG Smart World] - Displays LG Apps titles provided to the unit. (page 49) d [My Apps] - Displays the [My Apps] screen. (page 51) e [Input] - Changes input mode. f [Settings] - Adjusts the system settings. g [Search] - Searches for desired LG Apps and other content. h [Log In] - Displays login menu. Operating 33 Playing the Linked Devices Playing a disc erot 1.Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the disc tray. 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 ( ) and then select [Smart Share]. 4. Select disc icon. ,,Note yy Depending on the BD-ROM titles, an 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. This player can play the Blu-ray 3D disc which contains separate views for the left and right eyes. 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. heck whether the BD-ROM title is the Bluyy C ray 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. 1.Press HOME ( ), and set the [3D Mode] option on the [Settings] menu to [On] (page 26). 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 video 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. 4 Operating 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. Playing Blu-ray 3D disc e 34 Operating Playing a file on disc/USB device yui This player can play video, audio and photo files contained in the disc or USB device. 1. Insert a data disc on the tray or connect an USB device. Notes on USB device yy This player supports USB flash drive/external HDD formatted in FAT32 and NTFS when accessing files (music, photo, movie). However, for BD-Live, use the USB flash drive / external HDD formatted in FAT32. yy This unit can support up to 4 partitions of the USB device. yy Do not extract the USB device during operation (play, etc.). yy An 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. 4 Operating When you connect the USB device on the HOME menu, the player plays an audio 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 ( ). 3. Select [Smart Share] and press ENTER (b). 4. Select the desired linked device in the category. 5. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music]. 6. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press d(PLAY) or ENTER (b) to play the file. yy Video, audio 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 an 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. Operating 35 Playing a file on a network server yui This player can play video, audio and photo files located in a DLNA server through your home network. 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 19). 2.Press HOME ( ). 3. Select [Smart Share] and press ENTER (b). ,,Note yy The file requirements are described on page 58. yy Thumbnails of files with unsupported format will be displayed, but cannot be played on this unit. yy The subtitle file name and video file name have to be the same and located at the same folder. yy The playback and operating quality may be affected by your home network condition. yy You may experience connection problems depending on your server’s environment. yy To set your PC as a DLNA server, install the supplied Nero MediaHome 4 on your PC. (page 36) 4. Select a DLNA media server in the category. 5. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music]. Operating 6. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press d(PLAY) or ENTER (b) to play the file. 4 36 Operating Using Home Network Server for PC MAC OS X DLNA stands for Digital Living Network Alliance, which allows users to access video, photo and audio files stored in server and enjoy them on TV via home networking. 2. Browse the CD-ROM drive and open the “MediaHome_4_Essentials_MAC” folder. Before connecting to PC to play a file , Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials program should be installed on your PC. 4. In the Nero MediaHome window, drag the Nero MediaHome icon either to the Applications folder within the window or to any other desired location. Installing Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials Windows 4 Operating Start up your computer, and insert the supplied CDROM disc into your computer’s CD-ROM drive. An installation wizard will walk you through the quick and uncomplicated installation process. To install Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials, proceed as follows: 1. Close all Microsoft Windows programs and exit any anti-virus software that may be running. 2. Insert the supplied CD-ROM disc into your computer’s CD-ROM drive. 3. Click [Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials]. 4. Click [Run] to start installation. 5. Click [Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials]. The installation is prepared and the installation wizard appears. 6. Click the [Next] button to display the serial number input screen. Click [Next] to go to the next step. 7. If you accept all conditions, click [I accept the License Conditions] check box and click [Next]. Installation is not possible without this agreement. 8. Click [Typical] and click [Next]. The installation process is started. 9. If you want to take part in the anonymous collection of data, select the check box and click the [Next] button. 10.Click the [Exit] button to complete the installation. 1. Start up your computer, and insert the supplied CD-ROM disc into your computer’s CD-ROM drive. 3. Double-click the “Nero MediaHome.dmg” image file. The Nero MediaHome window is opened. 5. You can now start the application by doubleclicking the Nero MediaHome icon in the location you dragged it to. Sharing files and folders On your computer, you must share the folder containing video, audio and/or photo content to play them on this unit. This parts explains the procedure for selecting the shared folders on your computer. 1. Double-click the “Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials” icon. 2. Click [Network] icon on the left and define your network name in the [Network name] field. The Network name you enter will be recognized by your player. 3. Click [Shares] icon on the left. 4. Click [Local Folders] tab on the [Shares] screen. 5. Click [Add] icon to open the [Browse Folder] window. 6. Select the folder containing the files you want to share. The selected folder is added to the list of shared folders. 7. Click [Start Server] icon to start the server. ,,Note yy If the shared folders or files are not displayed on the player, click the folder on the [Local Folders] tab and click [Rescan Folder] at the [More] button. yy Visit www.nero.com for more information and software tools. Operating 37 About Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials is a software for sharing video, audio and photo files stored on your computer to this unit as a DLNA-compatible digital media server. ,,Note System requirements Windows PC yy Windows® XP (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows Vista® (no Service Pack required), Windows® 7 (no Service Pack required), Windows® XP Media Center Edition 2005 (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows Server® 2003 yy The Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials CDROM is designed for PCs and should not be inserted in this player or in any product other than a PC. yy Windows Vista® 64-bit edition (application runs in 32-bit mode) yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials CD-ROM is a customized software edition only for sharing files and folders to this player. yy Hard drive space: 200 MB hard drive space for a typical installation of Nero MediaHome standalone yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials software does not support following functions: Transcoding, Remote UI, TV control, Internet services and Apple iTunes. yy 1.2 GHz Intel® Pentium® III or AMD Sempron™ 2200+ processors yy Memory: 256 MB RAM yy Graphics card with at least 32 MB video memory, minimum resolution of 800 x 600 pixels, and 16bit color settings -- Windows : http://www.nero.com/ download.php?id=nmhlgewin yy Windows® Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher -- Mac OS : http://www.nero.com/ download.php?id=nmhlgemac yy Network environment: 100 Mb Ethernet, WLAN yy This manual explains operations with the English version of Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials as examples. Follow the explanation referring to the actual operations of your language version. yy DirectX® 9.0c revision 30 (August 2006) or higher Macintosh yy Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or 10.6 (Snow Leopard) yy Macintosh computer with an Intel x86 processor yy Hard drive space: 200 MB hard drive space for a typical installation of Nero MediaHome standalone yy Memory: 256 MB RAM 4 Operating yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials software can be downloaded at yy Windows® 7 64-bit edition (application runs in 32-bit mode) 38 Operating General Playback Basic operations for photo content Basic operations for video and audio content To play a slide show To stop playback To stop a slide show Press Z (STOP) during playback. To pause playback Press M (PAUSE) during playback. Press d (PLAY) to resume playback. To play frame-by-frame (Video) Press M (PAUSE) during video 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. You can change the various playback speeds by pressing c or v repeatedly. To slow down the playing speed While the playback is paused, press v repeatedly to play various speeds of slow motion. 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. In the file list menu of a server, there may have many types of content in a folder together. In this case, press C or V to go to the previous or next content with same type. Press d (PLAY) to start slide show. Press Z (STOP) while slide show. To pause a slide show Press M (PAUSE) while slide show. Press d (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. Using the disc menu ero To display the disc menu The menu screen may be displayed first after loading a disc which contains a menu. If you want to display the disc menu during playback, press DISC MENU. 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 during playback. Press TITLE/POPUP during playback, and use W/ S/A/D buttons to navigate through menu items. Operating 39 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 d (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. 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. 4 Operating yy If you press Z (STOP) once during BD-ROM interactive title playback, the unit will be in Complete Stop mode. Last scene memory er 40 Operating On-Screen Display Displaying content information onscreen You can display and adjust various information and settings about the content. eroy To control video playback eroy 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). You can control playback and set options while watching videos. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 4 Operating a Progress bar - Displays the current position and total playing time. b [Disc Menu] - Accesses menu on a disc. c [Title/Popup] - Displays the DVD title menu or BD-ROM’s pop-up menu, if available. d [Option] - Displays playback information. e [Repeat] - Repeats a desired section or sequence. (page 42) f [3D] - Adjusts the 3D setting. (page 46) 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 ,,Note 41 Setting the slide show option yy If no button is pressed for a few seconds, the on-screen display disappears. You can use various options during viewing a photo in full screen. yy A title number cannot be selected on some discs. 1. While viewing pictures, press INFO/MENU (m). yy Available items may differ depending on discs or titles. 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). yy If an interactive Blu-ray Disc is playing back, some setting information is displayed on the screen but prohibited to be changed. To control photo view Controls playback and sets options while viewing pictures in full screen. You can control playback and set options while viewing pictures in full screen. While viewing pictures, press INFO/MENU (m). a [Speed] - Use A/D to select a delaying speed between photos in a slide show. c [Music Select] – Select the background music for the slide show (page 46). a [Slideshow] - Starts or pause slide show. b [Music] - Select the background music for the slide show (page 46).� c [Option] - Displays slide show options. d [Rotate] - Rotates the photo clockwise. e [Zoom] - Displays the [Zoom] menu. 4 Operating b [Effect] - Use A/D to select a transition effect between photos in a slide show. 42 Operating Advanced Playback Repeating a specific portion eroty Repeat playback erotu y This player can repeat a portion you have selected. Blu-ray Disc / DVD / Video files 2.Press ENTER (b) at the end of the portion. Your selected portion will be repeated continually. During playback, press REPEAT (h) to select a desired repeat mode. 3. To return to normal playback, press CLEAR. A-B – Selected portion will be repeated continually. Chapter – The current chapter will be played back repeatedly. Title – The current title will be played back repeatedly. All – All the titles or files will be played back repeatedly. 4 1. During playback, press REPEAT (h) to select [A-B] and press ENTER (b) at the beginning of the portion you wish to repeat. ,,Note yy You cannot select a portion less than 3 seconds. yy This function may not work on some disc or title. Operating To return to normal playback, press CLEAR. Playing from selected time eroy Audio CDs/Audio files 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). During playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to select a desired repeat mode. 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). – Selected portion will be repeated continually. (Audio CD only) 3. Select the [Time] option and then input the required start time in hours, minutes, and seconds from left to right. Off – Returns to normal playback. Track– The current track or file will be played back repeatedly. All – All the tracks or files will be played back repeatedly. All – All the tracks or files will be played back repeatedly in random order. – The tracks or files will be played back in random order. To return to normal playback, press CLEAR. ,,Note This function may not work on some disc or title. For example, to find a scene at 2 hours, 10 minutes, and 20 seconds, enter “21020”. Press A/D to skip the playback 60 seconds forward or backward. 4.Press ENTER (b) to start playback from selected time. ,,Note yy This function may not work on some disc or titles. yy This function may not work depending on the file type and ability of the DLNA server. Operating 43 Selecting a subtitle language eroy 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). Watching from a different angle er 3.Use W/S to select the [Subtitle] option. If the disc contains scenes recorded at different camera angles, you can change to a different camera angle during playback. 4.Use A/D to select desired subtitle language. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). By pressing ENTER (b), you can set various subtitle options. 5. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. ,,Note Some discs allow you to change subtitle selections only via the disc menu. If this is the case, press TITLE/POPUP or DISC MENU button and choose the appropriate subtitle from the selections on the disc menu. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select the [Audio] option. 4.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/POPUP 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. yy On BD-ROM disc, the multi audio format (5.1CH or 7.1CH) is displayed with [MultiCH] in the on-screen display. 4.Use A/D to select desired angle. 5. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. Changing the TV Aspect Ratio eoy You can change the TV aspect ratio setting during playback. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select the [TV Aspect Ratio] option. 4.Use A/D to select desired option. 5. 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 [Settings] menu is not changed. 4 Operating Hearing a different audio eroy 3.Use W/S to select the [Angle] option. 44 Operating Changing Subtitle Code Page y If the subtitle is displayed in broken letter, you can change the subtitle code page to view the subtitle file properly. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). Setting the [User setting] option 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select the [Picture Mode] option. 4.Use A/D to select the [User setting] option, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select the [Code Page] option. 4.Use A/D to select desired code option. 5.Use W/S/A/D to adjust the [Picture Mode] options. Select [Default] option then press ENTER (b) to reset the all video adjustments. 4 Operating 6.Use W/S/A/D to select the [Close] option, and press ENTER (b) to finish setting. 5. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. Changing the Picture Mode eroy You can change the [Picture mode] option during playback. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select the [Picture Mode] option. 4.Use A/D to select desired option. 5. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display. 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. The file information appears on the screen. During video playback, you can display the file information by pressing TITLE/POPUP. ,,Note The information displayed on the screen may not correct comparing actual content information. Operating 45 Changing content list view yui Selecting a subtitle file y On the [Smart Share] menu, you can change the content list view. If the subtitle file name is different from the video file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the [Movie] menu before playing the movie. Press red (R) colored button repeatedly. 1.Use W/S/A/D to select the subtitle file you wish to play in the [Movie] menu. 2.Press ENTER (b). Press ENTER (b) again to deselect the subtitle file. Selected subtitle file will be displayed when you play the video file. yy This function is not available for playing file on a server via home network. Operating ,,Note yy If you press Z (STOP) during playback, the subtitle selection is cancelled. 4 46 Operating Listening to music during slide show i You can display photo files while listening to audio files. This function allows you to play 3D content in case of file encorded in 3D. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press INFO/ MENU (m) to display the option menu. 2. Select [3D] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 3.Use W/S to select [Music Select] option, and press ENTER (b) to display the [Music Select] menu. 4.Use W/S to select a device, and press ENTER (b). Available device may differ depending on the location of the current photo file. 4 Setting the [3D] option y Photo location Available Device Operating Disc, USB Disc, USB DLNA server DLNA server 5.Use W/S to select a file or a folder you wish to play. Select g and press ENTER (b) to display the upper directory. ,,Note When selecting audio file from a server, folder selection is not available. Only file selection is available. 6.Use D to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to complete music selection. 3.Use W/S/A/D to select desired options. You can adjust 3D’s depth and distance on the [3D Setting] option. On [3D Setting], select [Init] option then press ENTER (b) to reset the all adjustments. Operating 47 Advanced Features Enjoying BD-Live™ e 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. 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 19). 2. Insert an USB storage device to the USB port on the front panel. An USB storage device is needed to download bonus content. 3.Press HOME ( ), and set the [BD-LIVE connection] option on the [Settings] menu (page 24). 4. Insert a BD-ROM with BD-Live. The operations may 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 content may be restrictively accessed in some territories by content provider’s own decision. yy It may take up to several minutes to load and start enjoying BD-Live content. yy For BD-Live, use the USB flash drive / external HDD formatted in FAT32 only. You can control this player with your iPhone or Android phone via your home network. This player and your phone must be connected to your wireless network device such as access point. Visit “Apple iTunes” or “Google Android Market (Google Play Store)” for detailed information of “LG AV Remote”. Private Sound Mode By downloading “LG AV Remote” application on your smart phone or tablet, you can connect your headsets, and enjoy the sound from your player on your smart devices. This feature transmits video signal to TV through HDMI and audio signal to smart phone or tablet through Wi-Fi. For more detailed information, please refer to the Help menu on “LG AV Remote” application. 4 Operating Depending on a disc, the BD-Live function may not be operated if [BD-LIVE connection] option is set to [Partially Permitted]. LG AV Remote 48 Operating Radio Operations Be sure that the antennas are connected. (Refer to the page 17) Listening to the radio 1. Press FUNCTION until TUNER (FM) appears in the display window. The last received station is tuned in. 4 Deleting a saved station 1. Press PRESET (- / +) to select a preset number you want to delete. 2. Press CLEAR, the preset number will blink in the display window. 3. Press CLEAR again, to delete the selected preset number. Deleting all the saved stations 2. Press and hold TUNING (-/+) for about two seconds until the frequency indication starts to change. Scanning stops when the unit tunes in a station. Or Press TUNING (-/+) repeatedly. Press and hold CLEAR for two seconds. “ERASE ALL” will flash up. Press CLEAR again. Then all the saved stations are deleted. 3. Adjust the volume by pressing VOL (+/-). Improving poor FM reception Presetting the radio stations Press B (blue) (MONO/STEREO) colored button on the remote control. This will change the tuner from stereo to mono and usually improve the reception. You can preset 50 stations for FM. Before tuning, make sure that you have turned down the volume. Operating 1. Press FUNCTION until the TUNER (FM) appears in the display window. 2. Select the desired frequency by using TUNING (-/+). 3. Press ENTER (b) a preset number will flash in the display window. 4. Press PRESET (-/+) to select the preset number you want. See information about a radio station The FM tuner is supplied with the RDS (Radio Data System) facility. This shows information about the radio station being listened to. Press RDS repeatedly to cycle through the various data types: PS (Programme Service Name) The name of the channel will appear in the display PTY (Programme Type Recognition) The programme type (e.g. Jazz or News) will appear in the display. RT (Radio Text) A text message contains special information from the broadcast station. This text may scroll across the display. CT (Time controlled by the channel) This shows the time and date as broadcast by the station. 5. Press ENTER (b). The station is stored. 6. Repeat the steps 2 to 5 to store other stations. Operating 49 Using the Premium You can use various content services via Internet with the Premium feature. Using the LG Smart World 2.Press HOME ( ). You can use the LG application services on this player via Internet. You can easily find and download various applications from LG Smart World. 3. Select the [Premium] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 19). 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 19). 2.Press HOME ( ). 3. Select the [LG Smart World], and press ENTER (b). 4. Select an online service using W/S/A/D, and press ENTER (b). 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 For the first time to access [Premium] or [LG Smart World] feature, current country setting appears. If you want to change the country setting, select [Edit] and press ENTER (b). 4. Select a category using A/D, and press ENTER (b). 4 5.Use W/S/A/D to select an application, and press ENTER (b) to display the information. Operating ,,Note yy For detailed information of each service, contact to the content provider or visit support link of the service. 6. Press ENTER (b) while [Install] icon is highlighted. The application will be installed to the player. To install an application to the player, user needs to sign in. Refer to page 50 for more information of signning in. 7. Press yellow (Y) colored button to display the [My Apps] screen. 8. Select the installed application and press ENTER (b) to excute it. ,,Note yy Depending on the region, the [LG Smart World], [My Apps] service and [Search] function may not be available. yy To install a paid application, you need to be a paid member. Visit www.lgappstv.com for more information. 50 Operating Signing in Searching online content To use the [LG Smart World] feature, you need to sign in with your account. If you are having difficulties finding specific content from online services, you can use the all-in-one search function by entering keywords in the [Search] menu. 1. On the [LG Smart World] or [My Apps] screen, press red (R) colored button. 2. Fill the [ID] and [Password] field using the virtual keyboard. If you do not have an account, press red (R) colored button to register. 3.Use W/S/A/D to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to sign in with your account. If you select the [Auto Sign In] check box, your ID and password are remembered and automatically signed in without entering them. 4 Operating ,,Note yy If you want to sign in with other account, press red (R) colored button on [LG Smart World] or [My Apps] screen, and select [Change User] option. yy To view the information of your account and applications, press red (R) colored button on [LG Apps] or [My Apps] screen, and select [Account Setting] option. 1.Press HOME ( ). 2. Select the [Search] icon on the home menu using W/S/A/D, and press ENTER (b). The [Search] menu appears on the screen with virtual keyboard. 3.Use W/S/A/D to select letters then press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection on the virtual keyboard. 4. When you finish entering the keyword, select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to display search result. 5.Use W/S/A/D to select a desired content, and press ENTER (b) to move to the selected content directly. ,,Note yy Depending on the region, the [LG Smart World], [My Apps] service and [Search] function may not be available. yy The [Search] function does not search content in every online services. It works only in certain online services. Operating 51 Using the My Apps Menu You can move or delete an installed application in the [My Apps] menu. 1.Press HOME ( ). 2. Select the [My Apps], and press ENTER (b). Move an application 1. Select an application, and press green (G) colored button to display the options. 2.Use W/S to select [Move], and press ENTER (b). Delete an application 1. Select an application, and press green (G) colored button to display the options. 2.Use W/S to select [Delete], and press ENTER(b). 3.Use A/D to select [Yes], and press ENTER (b) to confirm. ,,Note Depending on the region, the [LG Smart World], [My Apps] service and [Search] function may not be available. 4 Operating 3.Use W/S/A/D to select a position you want to move to, and press ENTER (b). 52 Troubleshooting 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, color 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 connected USB storage device is not recognized. yy Try using different USB cable, some USB cables may not support enough current for normal USB operation. yy If you use an USB extension cable or USB HUB, the USB devices may not be recognized. yy An USB device which requires additional program installation when you have connected it to a computer is not supported. 5 yy This unit supports only USB Flash Drive and USB External HDD with FAT32 or NTFS format. Troubleshooting The angle cannot be changed. yy Multi-angles are not recorded on the DVD Video being played. Cannot play video, photo or audio 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 video 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 batteries in the remote control are exhausted. The unit is plugged in, but the power will not turn on or off. 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. Troubleshooting 53 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 (page 19). 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 [Settings] menu is set to [Prohibited]. Set the option to [Permitted]. Streaming video services (such as YouTube™, etc.) are often stopped or “buffer” during playback. 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. Media servers are not displayed yy The firewall or anti-virus software on your media server is running. on the device list. Turn off the firewall or anti-virus software running on your media server. yy The player is not connected to the local area network that your media server is connected. 5 Troubleshooting 54 Troubleshooting 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 [Settings] 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 [Settings] menu is set to [Off ]. Set the option to [On]. 5 Sound Troubleshooting Symptom Cause & Solution There is no sound or the sound is distorted. yy The unit is in scan, slow motion, or pause mode. yy The sound volume is low. yy Check the speaker cable connection. (page 13) Customer Support 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 center. 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. Appendix 55 Controlling a TV with the Supplied Remote Control You can control your TV using the buttons below. Setting up the remote to control your TV 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 AV/INPUT Switch the TV’s input source between the TV and other input sources. Hitachi 4 PR/CH W/S Scan up or down through memorized channels. VOL +/– Adjust the volume of the TV. MUTE Turn the TV’s volume on or off. ,,Note 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. 6 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. 56 Appendix 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. Option 1: 1. The update menu will appear on the screen when you turn off the player. 2.Use A/D to select a desired option and then press ENTER (b). 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. yy During the software update procedure, do not turn off the player or disconnect AC power, or do not press any button. yy If you cancel the update, turn off the power and turn it on for stable performance. yy This unit cannot be updated to previous software version. 1. Check the network connection and settings (page 19). 2. Select [Software] option in the [Settings] menu then press ENTER (b). 3. Select [Update] option, and press ENTER (b). 6 Appendix [OK] Starts the software update. [Cancel] Exits the update menu and turns the power off. Option 2: If the software update is available from the update server, the “Update” icon appears in the Home menu. Press blue (B) colored 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 57 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 off automatically in a few seconds. 10.Turn the power back on. The system now operates with the new version. ,,Note 6 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 Center then update your player. Refer to “Customer Support” on page 54. 58 Appendix Additional Information File requirement Video files File Location File Extension Codec Format Disc, USB “.avi”, ”.divx”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.asf”, “.wmv”, “.m4v” (DRM free), “.vob”, “.3gp”, “.mov”, “.trp”, “.m2t”, “.mpe”, “.m1v”, “.m2v”, “.wm”, ”.flv”, “.ts”, “.dat” DIVX 3.11, DIVX4, DIVX5, DIVX6 (standard playback only), XVID, MPEG1 SS, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS, VC-1 SM (WMV3) Dolby Digital, DTS, MP3, WMA, AAC, AC3 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) “.avi”, ”.divx”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.asf”, “.wmv”, “.m4v” (DRM free), “.mov”, “.trp”, “.m2t”, “.mpe”, “.m1v”, “.m2v”, ”.flv”, “.ts” DIVX 3.11, DIVX4, DIVX5, DIVX6 (standard playback only), XVID, MPEG1 SS, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS, VC-1 SM (WMV3) Dolby Digital, DTS, MP3, WMA, AAC, AC3 SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi), SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt), MicroDVD (.sub/. txt), SubViewer 1.0 (.sub), SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/.txt), TMPlayer (.txt), DVD Subtitle System (.txt) DLNA Audio Format Subtitle Audio files 6 Appendix File Location File Extension Disc, USB DLNA Sampling Frequency Bitrate Note “mp3”, “.wma”, “.wav”, “.m4a” (DRM free), “.flac” within 32 - 48 kHz (WMA), within 16 - 48 kHz (MP3) within 32 - 192 kbps (WMA), within 32 - 320 kbps (MP3) Some wav files are not supported on this player. “mp3”, “.wma”, “.wav”, “.m4a” (DRM free) within 32 - 48 kHz (WMA), within 16 - 48 kHz (MP3) 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, DLNA 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. yy Supplied bundle DLNA server for Macintosh edition has limitations in file compatibility, such as ASF, WMA and WMV. Appendix 59 ,,Note yy The file name is limited to 180 characters. yy Maximum files/Folder: Less than 2000 (total number of files and folders) ,,Note yy A “avi” file which is encoded “WMV 9 codec” is not supported. yy Depending on the size and number of the files, it may take several minutes to read the content on the media. yy This player supports UTF-8 files even it contains Unicode subtitle content. This player can not support the pure Unicode subtitle files. yy File compatibility may differ depending on the server. yy Depending on the types of file or ways of recording, it may not play back. yy Because the compatibility on DLNA server are tested on the bundle DLNA server (Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials Windows edition) environment, file requirements and playback functions may differ depending on media servers. yy A disc which was recorded by multi-session on normal PC is not supported on this player. yy The file requirements on page 58 are not always compatible. There may have some restrictions by file features and media server’s ability. yy Playing video subtitle files are only available on DLNA media server created by supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials software on this player package. yy The files from removable media such as USB drive, DVD-drive etc. on your media server may not be shared properly. 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 This player supports H.264/MPEG-4 AVC profile Main, High at Level 4.1. A file with higher level may not be supported. 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 yy When you play a video file with a extension such as “.ts”, “.m2ts”, “.mts”, “.tp”, “.Trp” or “.m2t”, your player may not support subtitle files. yy The total playback time of audio file indicated on the screen may not correct for VBR files. yy Video / Audio codec compatibility may differ depending on video file. 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.Color” 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.Color” offers a wider color range than normal DVD camcorder discs. 6 Appendix yy HD video 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 video files. yy To be playback a video file, video file name and Subtitle file name must be the same. 60 Appendix About DLNA Compatibility notes This Player is a DLNA Certified digital media player that can display and play video, photo and audio content from your DLNA-compatible digital media server (PC and Consumer Electronics). 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. The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) is a cross-industry organization of consumer electronics, computing industry and mobile device companies. Digital Living provides consumers with easy sharing of digital media through your home network. The DLNA certification logo makes it easy to find products that comply with the DLNA Interoperability Guidelines. This unit complies with DLNA Interoperability Guidelines v1.5. When a PC running DLNA server software or other DLNA compatible device is connected to this player, some setting changes of software or other devices may be required. Please refer to the operating instructions for the software or device for more information. Certain system requirements For high definition video playback: yy High definition display that has HDMI input jack. yy BD-ROM disc with high definition content. yy HDMI or HDCP capable DVI input on your display device is required for some content (as specified by disc authors). 6 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 5.1 channels if you use HDMI connection for the audio output of the unit. yy You can use an 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. Appendix Appendix 61 Audio Output Specifications Jack/Setting Source HDMI OUT PCM Stereo PCM Multi-Ch DTS Re-encode *3 Bit Stream *1 *2 Dolby Digital PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch DTS Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch DTS Dolby Digital Plus Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch DTS Dolby TrueHD DTS PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch DTS DTS DTS-HD PCM 2ch PCM 5.1ch 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 5.1ch DTS Linear PCM 7.1ch *1 The secondary and interactive audio may not be included in the output bitstream if [Digital Output] option is set to [Bit Stream]. (Except LPCM Codec : the output always include interactive and secondary audio.) *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 [Bit Stream]. yy With digital audio connection (HDMI OUT), Disc Menu button sounds of BD-ROM may not be heard if the [Digital Output] option is set to [Bit Stream]. 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. yy This setting is not available on the input signal from an external device. 6 Appendix *3 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 [Bit Stream]). 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. 62 Appendix Area Code List Choose an area code from this list. AreaCode AreaCode AreaCode AreaCode 6 Appendix 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 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 EG Malaysia Vietnam RU Zimbabwe SA ZW Egypt LY Russian LU Federation MY Saudi Arabia El Salvador SV Maldives MV Senegal SN Ethiopia ET Mexico MX SI TH VN Appendix 63 Language Code List Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: [Disc Audio], [Disc Subtitle] and [Disc Menu]. LanguageCode LanguageCode LanguageCode LanguageCode Afar 6565 French 7082 Lithuanian 7684 Sindhi 8368 Afrikaans 6570 Frisian 7089 Macedonian 7775 Singhalese 8373 Albanian 8381 Galician 7176 Malagasy 7771 Slovak 8375 Amharic 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 Chinese 9072 Japanese 7465 Quechua 8185 Urdu 8582 Croatian 7282 Kannada 7578 Rhaeto-Romance 8277 Uzbek 8590 6 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 Appendix Esperanto 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 64 Appendix 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. “DVD Logo” is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo Licensing Corporation. Java is a trademark of Oracle and/or its affiliates. 6 Appendix The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface, and the HDMI logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries. “x.v.Color” is a trademark of Sony Corporation. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent Nos: 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 6,226,616; 6,487,535; 7,392,195; 7,272,567; 7,333,929; 7,212,872 & other U.S. and worldwide patents issued & pending. DTS-HD, the Symbol, & DTS-HD and the Symbol together are registered trademarks & DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential is a trademark of DTS, Inc. Product includes software. © DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved. DLNA®, the DLNA Logo and DLNA CERTIFIED® are trademarks, service marks, or certification marks of the Digital Living Network Alliance. “AVCHD” and the “AVCHD” logo are trademarks of Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation. DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under license. Appendix 65 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 2004-2012 Verance Corporation. All rights reserved by Verance. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited. 6 Appendix 66 Appendix Specifications General Power requirements Refer to main label Power consumption Refer to main label Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 360 mm x 60.5 mm x 304 mm Net Weight (Approx.) 2.5 kg Operating temperature 5 °C to 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F) Operating humidity 5 % to 90 % Inputs/Outputs HDMI OUT (video/audio) 19 pin (Type A, HDMI™ Connector) x 1 ANALOG AUDIO IN 2.0 Vrms (1 kHz, 0 dB), 600 Ω, RCA jack (L, R) x 1 DIGITAL IN (OPTICAL) 3 V (p-p), Optical jack x 1 PORT. IN 0.5 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack) x 1 Tuner FM Tuning Range 87.5 to 108.0 MHz or 87.50 to 108.00 MHz Amplifier Power output (3 Ω / 4 Ω), (RMS), THD 10 % 6 Appendix Total 330 W Front 42 W x 2 Center 42 W Rear 42 W x 2 Sub-Woofer 120 W (Passive) Appendix 67 System Laser Semiconductor laser Wavelength 405 nm / 650 nm Signal system Standard PAL/NTSC color TV system Frequency response 20 Hz to 18 kHz (48 kHz, 96 kHz, 192 kHz sampling) Harmonic distortion Less than 0.05 % Dynamic range More than 80 dB LAN port Ethernet jack x 1, 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX Bus Power Supply (USB) DC 5 V 0 500 mA Speakers (BH4030S) Front speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 74 mm x 128 mm x 66 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.37 kg Rear speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 74 mm x 128 mm x 66 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.37 kg Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 74 mm x 128 mm x 66 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.37 kg Center speaker Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 240 W Impedance Rated 4Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 156 mm x 325 mm x 267 mm Input Power 120 W Net Weight 3 kg Appendix Subwoofer 6 68 Appendix Speakers (BH4430P) Front speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 250 mm x 1050 mm x 250 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 3.2 kg Rear speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 74 mm x 128 mm x 66 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.37 kg Center speaker Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 260 mm x 93 mm x 74 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.6 kg Subwoofer Type 6 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 240 W Impedance Rated 4Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 156 mm x 325 mm x 267 mm Input Power 120 W Net Weight 3 kg Appendix Appendix 69 Speakers (BH4530T) Front speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 250 mm x 1050 mm x 250 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 3.2 kg Rear speaker (Left/ Right) Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 250 mm x 1050 mm x 250 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 3.2 kg Center speaker Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 84 W Impedance Rated 3Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 260 mm x 93 mm x 74 mm Input Power 42 W Net Weight 0.6 kg Subwoofer Type 1 Way 1 speaker Max. Input power 240 W Impedance Rated 4Ω Net Dimensions (W x H x D) 156 mm x 325 mm x 267 mm Input Power 120 W Net Weight 3 kg yy Utformning och specifikationer kan komma att ändras utan föregående meddelande. 6 Appendix 70 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 center. 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 center 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 71 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.