User Manual

User Manual
Extra TV user manual
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Extra TV user manual
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User Manual
Exciting home entertainment
new generation of enjoying TV
We wish to greet you cordially
as a new subscriber of our
latest Extra TV service.
Please spare a few minutes
of your time to introduce yourself
with our service by reading this
User Manual. We hope that your
Extra TV subscription will
bring you more hours
of quality entertainment.
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Attention! Images in this brochure are
for illustration purposes only. TV screen
appearance may vary in some details.
Please find more information on our service
at the following Internet address:
Extra TV service is available
through broadband ADSL
connection. TV programme, like
other services, arrives on your
TV screen through the Extra TV device.
I Basic Services
Extra TV service offers the following
features, which are
there for your comfort:
TV Guide
Mini Guide
Recording individual and serial
Managing recorded and programmed
Selection of favourite TV channels
Picture-in-Picture function
Searching (programmes, video library,
by author)
Video Library – renting video
Fast forward, rewinding or pausing the
show that is being watched
Settings, personal settings
Parental control and selection according
to the age by using the PIN code
Extra TV Menu is shown on the TV
screen, and selected using the remote
control. Remote control is used (also) to
navigate through the menu, in the way
described below.
Options that can be used only by using
the remote control:
(Options that cannot be used from the
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(Basic functions)
Back button
Mini Guide: more on Mini Guide in
section 5.
Fast forward, rewinding or pausing, and
adjusting and muting the volume of a
show currently being watched – more
on this in section 6.
Exit menu button
All other functions may be used from the
menu also.
Basic controls:
Back button – return to the previous
Exit Menu button – close the menu and
switch to TV mode.
Up/Down directional buttons and OK
- Using directional buttons enables
you to move through the menu, while
OK button confirms your selection in
the menu. Alphanumeric buttons – For
entering numbers, or writing text, for
example when searching.
Up/down and
OK button
Alphanumeric buttons
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Remote control buttons:
Mode indicator
STB (set-top-box) – lights up when
Extra TV device is controlled remotely On/Off
TV – lights up when TV is controlled remotely
Enter numbers and text (STB mode)
Direct selection of channels
(TV mode)
Delete information entered (STB mode)
Change AV channel (TV mode)
Confirm Selection (STB mode)
Show quick guide Adjust volume (increase)
Switch channel (up)
Select a menu item
Adjust volume (lower)
Switch channel (down)
Show Extra TV menu
Video Library
Exit menu
Programme information Recorded shows
Select previous channel / Change screen
Record show
Skip backward and forward
Fast Forward or Rewind
Toggle sound on/off
Switch from STB mode to TV mode
Tele text (TXT)
Options – Dialogue, titles, picture size ratio
according to selection (STB mode)
Tele text (TV mode)
In STB (set-top-box) mode, the remote control is
used for Extra TV device (STB), and in TV mode for
the Television set.
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When switching the device on, the last viewed
channel comes up at the screen.
Extra TV Menu appears when MENU
button is pressed on the remote control.
Services are shown in this menu.
All functions may be selected from this
menu, except:
Mini guide
Fast Forward or Rewind, or pausing the
currently viewed programme.
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Menu – Menu button
1. Extra TV menu
In the menu, you can see the full
Programme List, programme of your
favourite TV channels and search through
the shows.
Watch TV
Favourite programmes
1.1. Watch TV
Watch TV is used to exit this menu and go
back to the TV channel
1.2. Guide
In default settings view, the Guide is
shown chronologically. In this case, the
rows show particular channels, while the
columns show the time the particular
shows start.
In Individual Channels setting, only the
shows from one channel can be seen at
once, while moving from show to show is
done by moving vertically.
You can set up the Guide is in the
menu: Menu>Settings>TV>Guide, or by
pressing the button Options in the Guide.
By using the remote control, you can
move through the Guide (the system
shows the programme for the next 14
days; when you skip to any following day,
the date is changed), and you can choose
individual shows.
When the title of the show is displayed
with shaded background it means the
show is on, so by pressing the OK button
you immediately choose the given
channel and start watching the selected
If you chose a programme that will be
shown in the future, you will reach the
page Info on Shows.
Guide – Guide button
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By choosing the option Recorded Shows you
come to the page on the shows (point 2.1.), and
option Video Library to the page Video Library
(point 3.). Please find more details in sections
explaining the mentioned parts of the menu.
1.2.1. Start Recording from the Guide
When you press the remote control button
Record Show, beside the name of the show you
previously selected using the remote control, a
magenta coloured dot will appear, which means
you set the selected show for recording. At the
same time, Recording in Progress message will
be displayed at the top of the screen.
When you press the button Record Series,
three magenta-coloured dots will appear
on the screen, one on top of the other,
which means the given show/s that would
be broadcast at a particular time will be
repeatedly recorded by the system.
At the same time, at the top of the screen, a
system message Serial Recording Set appears.
If that is a show broadcast at that moment, the
recording starts immediately. If it is a show that
will be broadcast in the future, selected show
would be placed in the list of programmed
recordings. In case of shows to be broadcast in
the future, adding to the list is possible also by
pressing the button OK twice (first press of the
OK: Programme Information, second press of
the OK button: Recording an Episode).
T hird press of the Record Show button stops
the recording.
At the same time, the top of the screen shows
a system message Recording Cancelled.
T he small screen always displays the selected
show, and next to it basic information on the
show: title, channel, starting time and ending
time, genre, etc. If you selected a show that
is not being broadcast yet, the small screen
displays minutes until broadcast. In case more
than one hour is left until broadcast, the exact
starting time is displayed.
1.2.2. Programme Information
Programme Information displays more details
on the current broadcast. This function may
be selected by either choosing a channel or
reviewing the Guide.
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It is possible that some channels do not
have the Programme Information, in which
case this option can not be used.
Option Programme Information may
be activated by selecting any title in
the Guide by pressing the Programme
Information button using the remote
Submenus in Programme Information:
Short review
Info Short review
This submenu contains the following
Title and channel number
Start time and end time
Actors, director, etc.
Age limitations
This submenu offers selection of the
following services:
Show – Appears only if the programme
is on.
Record Episode – Select a show for
recording. After the show is selected the
screen looks as shown in the image.
The page in Programme displays a
magenta-coloured dot beside the title
of the show selected, indicating your
Record Series –this submenu allows
you to set the system to record a
selected show or record each time a
show that is broadcast in particular time.
After selecting this submenu the screen
looks as in the image in the previous
page of this manual.
The page in Programme, beside the
title of the show selected, displays three
magenta-coloured dots, which indicate
recording of a show.
After selecting Record Episode, a
confirmation field is displayed:
Setting end of recording
In case of repeated recording it is also
possible to change the value Time (for
example that the system records a show
on channel I each day at 18.15, or to
record a show broadcast on channel I
every Tuesday at 18.15).
If you mark a show that you previously
programmed for recording, you may
select one of the following options:
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Stop Recording
Information on the Series
- Delete Record Series
- Record Series settings
Recording settings
- This episode only
- Whole Series
In case of setting repeated recording
Delete set time Info
This submenu offers information on
actors in particular shows, or persons
related with it, for example the director,
supporting roles and similar. Navigate
by using up/down button on the remote
As Realisation matches menu Search
(1.4.) by choosing any item (pressing the
OK button) will give you details about
choice you made.
1.3. Favourite Programmes
If you selected the list of favourite
channels in the way described in point
4.2.2. – Settings/TV/Set Favourite
Channels – this submenu will display your
selected TV channels.
Options available in Favourite Channels
mach the options in Programme Schedule
If you have not yet listed any channel as
your favourite TV channel, the screen will
display the page containing questions.
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1.4. Search
This submenu enables you to search
through the list of TV programme that will
be broadcast in the following two weeks,
titles of the movies in Video Library, and
authors of these movies (Info). Entering
the whole word is not necessary: when
you enter the initial letters, entries with the
same initial letter will appear. The word
searched may be entered by using the
buttons on the remote control.
When you press the button Options, enter
the menu and select the submenu Narrow
Down Selection, you can choose the
appropriate option to change the type of
All results
Video Library
1.4.1. Searching Programme
This submenu enables you to search
through titles of all shows in all TV
channels currently being broadcast or
those that will be broadcast (maximum in
the following 14 days). Search Page
Entering letters initiates a search of the
database: entering more characters
reduces the number of hits. Pressing
the OK button gives you the page with
information on the selected show.
The longer list of information may be
browsed by pressing the button up or
down on the remote control.
Information shown on the
selected show:
Title of the show
Starting time
Instead of starting time, the line Continue
appears if the selected show has more
episodes and if the show is broadcast
several times at a different time, and
information on it exists in the database.
When you choose the option Continue,
a new window appears in which the
programme broadcast today is visibly
separated from that to be broadcast
tomorrow and on a given date. This page
shows also a smaller screen with the show
selected, containing short information on
it, the same as when searching the Guide.
Pressing the OK button gives you the
information the show.
1.4.2. Searching the Video Library
In this menu, you may search through all
available movies and shows, including those
that are available for renting. The search
starts by entering characters. Entering more
characters narrows down the list of hits.
Pressing the OK button presents information
on the show, giving you an option to rent
show/movie immediately by selecting the
option Rent. Using the button up or down on
the remote control, enables you to browse
through a longer list of hits.
1.4.3. Searching the Menu Info
In this menu you may search through
information on programme (that day and
the following 14 days) on all available TV
channels, including the information
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on all movies that can be found in the Video
Library: actors, directors, writers, producers,
The search starts by entering characters:
entering more characters narrows down the
list of hits.
The list of names that mach the characters
entered appears, in which you can make a
selection pressing the button up or down on
the remote control.
If you select a name by pressing the OK
button, the system will show the titles of all
shows/movies in which the name appears.
2. Recording Show
Menu Recording enables you to record
shows, or to view some of the previously
recorded shows.
Recorded shows
Scheduled recording
Add for recording
Extra TV device enables recording of about
91 hours of programme (80 GB). Recorded
material may be ranked. When the hard disk
is full, some of the earlier recordings will be
automatically deleted according to the rank
list defined.
2.1. Shows
2.1.1. According to the Recording Date
The list of shows appears chronologically
according to the date of recording, with the
first show being the latest recorded one.
Date of recording is displayed next to the
title of the show.
From this menu you may also see more
detailed information by pressing the INFO or
OK buttons.
Submenu options:
Save until – here you should set the
option of when you want the show to be
deleted: as soon as the hard disk is full or
when you allow.
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2.1.2. According to the Titles
This menu displays shows in alphabetical
2.2. Scheduled Recording
This menu offers several options:
Submenu Record Show or Series:
- Guide – a show may be selected in the
programme of the shows
- Search – appropriate show may be
selected by using individual parameters
Submenu Manual Recording:
- Setting channels and time
- This is where the recording is
programmed based on individual
parameters entered.
Here you may enter the channel number
on which the show you wish to record will
be broadcast. Beside this, you may enter
the recording start and end time.
Menu on the left offers two options:
Record – the programme set for
recording will be recorded according to
the programmed time
Quit – exit the menu
2.3. Add to Record
This is where you may review the shows
you set for recording in the following
Individual shows can be grouped
according to the recording time: today,
tomorrow, on a given day. Using the up
or down button on the remote control
enables you to move through the menu.
This menu displays the title of the given
show. You can also see whether the
programmed show will be recorded once
(one magenta-coloured dot) or repeated
(three magenta-coloured dots).
Recording starts according to the
time of broadcast of the selected
show according to the Programme.
There is an option to manually set
additional time. This is useful in order
to make sure the recording is done
even if there is a delay in time of
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2.3.1. Serial Recording
This menu displays titles of the shows for
which you programmed repeated recording.
By pressing the OK button you may see the
title, channel, frequency of programmed
time, or see the end time of recording.
It is possible to programme recording
of maximum two shows simultaneously.
If you programmed more than two
shows to be recorded simultaneously,
meaning that the recording time is
overlapping, the system will show the
following warning on the screen: the
system does not support more than two
recordings at the same time. In order to
continue, stop one of the recordings or
cancel one of the shows programmed
for recording. In case of overlapping of
broadcast time, you have two options:
either to cancel the last programmed
recording or by choosing to option
of resolving conflicts you will chose
for which show you want to cancel
The recorded material may be arranged
according to the dates or in another way by
modifying settings, and when the hard disk
of the receiver is full, deleting will be done
according to this ranking list.
There is an option of simultaneous recording
of one show and watching another. In case
of simultaneous recording of two shows, one
of the two can be watched, but then you may
chose to watch only one of the two shows
that are currently being recorded.
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3. Video Library
Menu Video Library enables you to rent
movies without leaving your home. The
essence of this service is that it enables you
to watch movies being broadcast online on
your TV set. By pressing several buttons
within a few minutes you will be able to rent
the selected movie, which you will be able to
watch for the following 24 hours whenever
you chose.
Menu items:
Video catalogue
Rented movies
3.1. Renting Videos
In Video Library you can search according
to the genres:
You can move through the menu by
using the up or down buttons. Press the
OK button to enter the list of movies.
When a genre is selected, a thumbnail
picture from the movies in the selected
genre appears. By choosing a specific
genre you will be able to see the titles of
the movies from that genre available in
the Video Library, in alphabetical order.
This page also shows a thumbnail
picture from a movie you selected (for
example a poster), and the price to
rent. By choosing a movie you enter the
submenu Movie Information.
3.1.1. Movie Information
This submenu shows all existing
information about the selected movie on
one side:
Age limitations
Description, content
Rental price
Rental period (24 hours)
Other options of the menu on this side:
Rent – by choosing this option you
start the buying procedure (3.1.2.)
Additional content – starts playing the
additional content of the movie. This
option appears only when the move
has additional content.
3.1.2. Procedure for Renting a Movie
Choose a movie you are interested
in, following the procedure described
To rent a movie on the page containing
information about the movies, select
the option Rent in the menu from the
left side. System message will then
be shown at the bottom of the screen,
informing you about the amount that will
appear on your next monthly bill as the
fee for renting the selected movie should
you choose the option Rent.
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Please note that by pressing the
button Rent you start the buying
procedure. The fee for renting the
movie will appear on your bill the
next month.
3.2. Rented Movies
In this menu you can see the list of movies
that are rented and those which you can rent
for viewing.
Movies from the video library can be watched
within the time limit (24 hours). After selecting
one of the items the list, you come to the
page that offers information on the movie, in
which instead of the option Rent, option Play
Please be aware that the movies
you rent from the Video Library may
not be recorded by using a video
recording device, as renting is used
only for purposes of watching the
rented movie during the following 24
hours period. The movies may also
not be recorded to the internal hard
disk of the EXTRA TV set-top box.
3.2.1. Play
The movie you rented by pressing the button
Rent can be watched within the next 24
hours. Play begins automatically, but off
course it is not necessary to watch the movie
immediately, as it is at your disposal any
time during the given time period, and you
can find it among the rented videos. When
watching a movie, you may use the controls
on the remote control common for a video
playback device:
forward/Skip backward. When the button
Stop is pressed, the film stops and the
following menu appear:
Continue – if you choose this option,
playing will be resumed from the moment it
was stopped.
Exit – if you choose this option, play is
ended and the system goes back to menu
Rented Movies.
Play – in this case the movie is played from
the beginning.
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3.3. Search
To search chose submenu Search.
Please find more information on using
options that appear on this page in
section 1.4. Guide/Search.
The list can be browsed by pressing
the up or down buttons on the remote
control. Pressing the OK button will
display the Information on the show
related to the selected movie, along with
the rental price. Pressing the button
Rent on the left side of the screen
the renting procedure is initiated. If
additional content is offered with the
movie, you may choose to watch it by
selecting the option Additional Content
which is located also on the left side of
the screen.
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4. Settings
Menu Settings enables you to choose
language, display options and other system
settings. These settings are divided into four
main categories.
Any of the four main categories can also be
selected directly by opening any of them
(horizontal menu). After choosing items
from the menu, new screens in which the
horizontal menu is no longer displayed, are
The submenus are:
General Settings
Parental Controls
System Reset
4.1. General Settings
4.1.1. Dialogue Languages
Certain channels enable you to choose
an alternative language, in which case the
programme will be broadcast in that selected
language. The option is selected using
buttons Save – Do Not Save.
4.1.2 Menu Language
In this menu you can choose the language
in which you wish to see system information.
The option is selected using buttons Save –
Do Not Save.
4.1.3. System Information
Here you can find technical information about
the system. In case of a problem, customer
support service will ask you for information
from this menu (MAC ID, Clients ID).
4.2. TV
This menu enables you to set up Guide
according to your preferences.
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4.2.1. TV Guide Settings
This menu enables you to set which of
the available channels is going to be in
your Guide. Beside individually checking
and un checking channels, in this menu
you can choose among the following
Do Not Save
Check All
See Unchecked
4.2.2. Set Favourite Channels
Similarly to the function Personal
Channel Settings (4.2.1.) here you mark
the channels that you wish to include in
the category Favourite Channels (1.3.).
Apart from individually checking and un
checking channels, in this menu you can
choose among the following options:
Do Not Save
Uncheck All
See Checked
4.2.3. Programme Guide Appearance
You may choose whether you wish to see
the Guide for one or more TV channels.
4.2.4. Wide-Screen Ratio and HD
Here you can set dimensions needed for
watching Extra TV.
4.3. Parental Controls
(PIN Code protection.)
In this menu you may choose to assign
channels to be protected by your fourdigit PIN code.
Protection applies to the small screen as
well, so your children will not be able to
inform themselves about the shows on
channels that are not accessible to them.
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Closed padlock icon marks an existing
PIN code, which denies access to certain
Although open padlock means a PIN
code exists, access is not disabled for
any channel. For activating protection it is
necessary to enter a PIN code.
If there is no padlock icon, no protection
is on.
Pressing the OK button opens Set PIN
Code menu.
4.3.1. Setting and Changing PIN code
Choose a four-digit code, and enter it in the
appropriate field. Here you can use the PIN
code to protect all channels you wish to
protect with your own four-digit PIN code.
4.3.2. First Page of Parental Protection
Menu (PIN code protection)
In this page you may choose the channels,
which you will protect, so that the persons
who do not know the four-digit code will not
be able to watch them.
Here you can also decide which categories
of the movies according to age limitations
you wish to make unavailable. You may also
decide whether to allow access to Video
Library to others.
Please note that if you or anyone
from your surroundings even
accidentally pressed the button
Rent, the purchase will take place,
so that the fee would appear on your
next month’s bill as an expense.
In this menu you can do the following:
Lock – by choosing this option locking is
done according to the options listed above
(buying from the Video Library, movies for
certain age, watching particular channels,
Remove Lock – submenu offers the option
to remove a previous lock.
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PIN Code Change– here you can
change the code.
To record protected shows it is not
necessary to enter the PIN code, but
in order to watch it, it is necessary to
enter the PIN Code.
Using the left-right button on the remote
control you can choose from the options
listed on the right side, if you wish to
protect them with a code.
The following options are found in the
menu on the left side:
Save – confirm selection
Do Not Save – Discard Changes
4.4. Bill
4.4.1. Pricing Information
This menu shows how much you will
need to pay with your next T-Com
monthly bill for movies rented in Video
Library – displayed chronologically.
4.5. System Reset
By choosing this option you re-activate
your Extra TV device.
This function in the menu system is
available only when using the remote
If, when watching a show, you press any
of the directional buttons on the remote
control (up, down, left, right) Mini Guide
shows up at the bottom of the screen,
enabling you to watch the shows on other
channels being broadcast at the same
time, without interrupting the show you
are currently watching.
The small screen displays the show being
broadcast on that selected channel,
including the minute of the broadcast. If
you choose a show that did not yet start,
information on how much time is left will
appear in the small screen: day/hour/
minute – until broadcast of the show you
are interested in.
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Within Mini Guide the remote control has the
following functions:
Up – changing channels according to a
smaller number. After arriving at the first
channel, the system goes back to the last.
Down - changing channels according to
a larger number. After arriving at the last
channel, the system goes back to the first.
Right – skip to the next show on the selected
Left – skip to the first earlier show on the
selected channel.
While using the Mini Guide there is no change
on the TV screen. Pressing OK button starts the
selected show.
This function in the menu can be used only with
the remote control.
EXTRA TV set-top box starts recording a show
on the channel you are currently watching from
the moment you switch to that channel, and
recording continues until you switch to another
channel. From that moment the recorded part
of the previously watched show is no longer
When watching a show currently being
broadcast, using the buttons Play/Pause on
the remote control, you will be able to stop or
rewind a programme currently being broadcast.
A horizontal time-line will then appear at the
bottom of the screen displaying where the show
has come to, in comparison to total time:
End of the blue line shows where the
broadcast of the current show is now, while
the thin vertical blue line shows where from
you are watching.
Using buttons Play/Pause/Rewind/Fast
Forward (fast forward is possible only up to
the show currently being broadcast on the
given channel)/Skip forward and Skip back;
you can watch a movie in the way common for
video devices.
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