LG | KF-14P22B | LG KF-14P22B Owner’s Manual

Colour TVCR
OWNER'S MANUAL
Please read this manual
carefully before operating your set.
Retain it for future reference.
Record model number and serial number of the set.
See the label attached
on
the back
cover
information to your dealer when you
Model number
:
Serial number
:
P/NO: 3828VA0417A
(MV031A,
and
quote this
require service.
032C/E/088X/Y
TX)
Contents
Installation
3
Location and function of controls
Remote control handset
Battery installation
Front panel
4
Basic operation
On and off
Programme selection
Volume adjustment
Mute function
Quick view
On screen language selection
7
On
(option)
screen menus
8
Menu selection
up TV stations
Auto programme tuning
Manual programme tuning
Fine tuning
Programme edit
Setting
9
Picture adjustment
Auto picture control
Picture adjustment
13
Other functions
TV and AV modes
Auto AV switching (option)
Child lock / Auto sleep
VCR colour system setting
Sleep timer
14
Time setting
Clock
On/off time
16
VCR
17
operation
Playing tapes
Tape tracking control
Pause/still picture / Slow picture (option)
Fast forward, cue, rewind and review
Clock/count selection
Memory stop
20
Recording
Manual recording
Instant timer recording (ITR)
Timer programme setting
Teletext (option)
Switch on/off
SIMPLE text / TOP text / FASTEXT
Special teletext functions
22
Connection of external equipment
Aerial socket
Euro scart socket (option)
Audio/Video in sockets
Headphone socket (option)
25
Troubleshooting
2
check list
27
Installation
Power
This set operates on an AC mains supply, the voltage is as
indicated on the label on the back cover. Never apply DC power to
the set. In the event of thunderstorms or powercuts, please pull
out the aerial and mains plugs.
Warning
To prevent fire
moisture.
or
shock hazard, do not expose the set to rain
or
Service
Never
remove
the back cover of the set as this can expose you to
and other hazards. If the set does not operate
and call your dealer.
high voltage
properly, unplug it
very
Aerial
Connect the aerial cable to the socket marked +75Ω on the back
cover. For the best reception an outdoor aerial should be used.
Location
Position your set
so
that
no
bright light
or
sunlight
falls
directly
onto the screen. Care should be taken not to expose the set to
any unnecessary vibration, moisture, dust or heat. Also ensure
that the set is placed in a position to allow a free flow of air. Do not
cover the ventilation openings on the back cover.
3
Location and function of controls
All the functions
Some functions
panel of the set.
can
can
be controlled with the remote control handset.
also be adjusted with the buttons on the front
Remote control handset
EJECT
17
1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
MUTE
0
TV/AV
Before you use the remote control handset,
batteries. See the next page.
1. r-I
3
CLEAR/RESET
MENU
4
on
from
2. NUMBER BUTTONS
switch the set on from
18
TIMER PROG
(POWER)
switches the set
2
19
3. MUTE
switches the sound
standby
standby
on or
or
or
off to
directly
please
install the
standby.
select
a
number.
off.
OK
20
56
PR
VOL
VOL
78
9
FF/
PLAY
21
P/STILL
REC/ITR
STOP
22
10
11
SLEEP SYSTEM
Q.VIEW
12
23
24
TRK
13
AUTO
SP/LP
CLOCK/COUNT
displays
the timer programme
5. CLEAR/RESET
resets the tape counter
PR
REW/
4. TIMER PROG
14
15
programme
recording
or
clears
menu.
a
data in the Timer
menu.
6. Δ / Ε (PROGRAMME UP/DOWN)
switches the set on from standby.
selects a programme or a menu item.
7. Φ / Γ
(VOLUME UP/DOWN)
adjusts the volume.
adjusts menu settings.
8. REW (REWIND/REVIEW)
rewinds the tape at high speed in the stop mode.
reviews fast the tape during playback.
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9. PLAY or PLAY(X2)
plays back the tape at normal
or
double
speed.
10. PAUSE/STILL
stops the tape temporarily during recording.
displays a still picture during playback.
11. STOP
stops the tape during playback
REW/
PLAY(X2)
P/STILL
STOP
SLEEP SYSTEM
12. SLEEP
sets the
FF/
sleep
or
recording.
or
manually during playback.
timer.
13. TRK
AUTO, +/adjust the picture automatically
REC/ITR
14. CLOCK/COUNT
displays the current time or
Q.VIEW
TRK
tape
counter.
AUTO
CLOCK/COUNT
SP/LP
SLOW
25
(With TELETEXT)
4
15. SP/LP
selects
a
recording tape speed SP
or
LP.
16. TELETEXT BUTTONS (option)
These buttons are used for teletext.
For further details, see the 'Teletext' section.
Location and function of controls
17. EJECT
ejects
the tape.
18. TV/AV
selects
a
19. MENU
selects
a menu.
TV
or
AV mode.
EJECT
17
1
20. OK
accepts your selection
or
displays
the current mode.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
MUTE
0
TV/AV
CLEAR/RESET
MENU
2
21. FF (FAST FORWARD/CUE)
winds the tape forward at high
fast forward playback.
22. REC/ITR
starts a manual
speed
in the
stop mode.
3
18
TIMER PROG
recording
or
instant timer
recording.
23. SYSTEM
selects the desired VCR colour system.
4
19
OK
20
56
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
24. QUICK VIEW
returns to the previously viewed programme.
25. SLOW
(option)
displays a slow picture during playback.
78
9
REW/
PLAY
21
P/STILL
STOP
Battery
The remote control handset is powered by two AA type batteries.
Gently pull down the cover of the remote control handset until the
battery compartment is exposed. Install two batteries as indicated
by the polarity symbols ( and ) marked inside the compartment.
REC/ITR
22
10
11
SLEEP SYSTEM
installation
FF/
Q.VIEW
12
24
TRK
13
23
AUTO
SP/LP
CLOCK/COUNT
14
15
Note : To avoid damage from possible battery leakage, remove the
batteries if you do not plan to use the remote control handset for an
extended period of time.
REW/
PLAY(X2)
P/STILL
STOP
SLEEP SYSTEM
FF/
REC/ITR
Q.VIEW
TRK
AUTO
CLOCK/COUNT
SP/LP
SLOW
25
(Without TELETEXT)
5
Location and function of controls
Front
1. MAIN POWER (ON/OFF)
switches the set on or off.
panel
13
Note : One power line lives
main power is off.
4
149
2. POWER (r-I)
switches the set
ON/OFF
VOL
PR
REW/
STOP/EJECT
PLAY(X2)
FF/
R C
1
2
11
12
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13
TIMER REC STAND-BY
18
10
20
19
ON/OFF
20
7.
REC TR
PLAY
REW/
OK
MENU
P/STILL STOP EJECT
FF/
STAND-BY
TAPE-IN
TMER REC
AV2
3
8.
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4
recording or instant timer
recording.
PLAY or PLAY(X2)
plays back the tape at normal or double speed.
PAUSE/STILL (option)
stops the tape temporarily during recording.
displays a still picture during playback.
MENU (option)
selects
13
15
3
16
104
AUDIO
AV2
IN
VIDEO
H/P
/
REC
VOL
ON/OFF
PR
STOP/EJECT REW/
PLAY
FF/
off to
or
5. REC/ITR
starts a manual
6.
VOL
VIDEO- IN -AUDIO
standby
4. AUDIO/VIDEO IN SOCKETS (AV2)
Connect the audio/video out sockets of the
external VCR to these sockets.
PR
2
from
when the
3. REMOTE CONTROL SENSOR
REC/ITR
/
1
on
standby.
even
TIMER-REC STAND-BY
REC/ITR
a menu.
9. STANDBY INDICATOR
illuminates red brightly when the set is in
standby mode.
dims red when the set is switched on.
10. TIMER REC INDICATOR
illuminates red when the timer programme is
set for recording.
11. VOLUME UP/DOWN
1
2
111217
adjusts
6514920
adjusts
3
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10
4
the volume.
menu
settings.
12. PROGRAMME UP/DOWN
switches the set on from standby.
selects a programme or a menu item.
13. CASSETTE COMPARTMENT
To insert a video cassette tape here.
14. REC/ITR INDICATOR
illuminates red
REC T MER-REC STAND-BY
VOL
ON/OFF
1
2
PR
STOP/EJECT REW/
PLAY
FF/
REC/ITR
13
4
ON/OFF
PLAY
VOL
12
during recording.
15. REW (REWIND/REVIEW)
rewinds the tape at high speed in the
1112176514920
mode.
reviews fast the tape during playback.
11
PR
12
REW/
STOP/EJECT
FF/
REC/ITR
REC
REC TIMER
STAND-BY
16. FF (FAST FORWARD/CUE)
winds the tape forward at high
stop mode.
fast forward playback.
speed
stop
in the
17. STOP/EJECT
stops the tape during playback
ejects the tape.
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OK
(option)
accepts your selection
mode.
or
or
recording
displays
or
the current
19. TAPE-IN INDICATOR (option)
illuminates green while a video cassette tape
is inserted.
20. HEADPHONE SOCKET (option)
connect the headphone plug to this socket.
Note : In some models, you might drop the set if
you move it only with the handle on the top of the
set. So you can should support the bottom of the
set at the same time.
6
Basic
operation
On and off
1.
Press the main power button
on
the front of the set to switch the
set on.
2.
3.
standby mode, press the r-I (POWER), Δ / Ε,
NUMBER buttons to switch it on fully.
If the set is in
TV/AV
or
Press the r-I
(POWER)
button. The set reverts to
standby
mode.
4.
Press the main power button
Note
If, while the
:
again
set is switched on, the mains
connected the set will switch to
replaced in
standby
is dis-
plug
when the mains
plug
is
the mains power socket.
Programme
selection
You
a
can
to switch the set off.
select
programme number with the Δ / Ε
NUMBER
or
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
MUTE
0
TV/AV
buttons.
MENU
Volume
OK
adjustment
Press the Φ / Γ button to
adjust
the volume.
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
Mute function
Press the MUTE button. The sound is switched off and the
appears. You
button.
can
cancel it
by pressing
the MUTE
display
or
Φ / Γ
Q.VIEW
Quick view
Press the Q.VIEW button to view the last programme you
were
watching.
On
screen
This is
an
language
optional
selection
(option)
function. In the models which have
language function, the menu can be displayed
desired language. First select your language.
1.
Repeatedly press
2.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select
3.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select the desired
All the
4.
on screen
on
the
on screen
screen
in the
the MENU button to select MENU 3.
displays
will
Press the OK button to return
Language.
language.
appear in the selected language.
to normal TV viewing.
7
On
screen menus
The
an
dialogue
operator
also
between you and your set takes place on screen with
The buttons required for the operating steps are
menu.
displayed.
Menu selection
1.
2.
the MENU button to display each menu.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select a menu item.
The selected menu item changes from blue to purple.
3. PresstheΦ/Γbuttonto setamenuitemorOKbuttonto
display the sub menu.
Note :
a. The menus automatically disappear in about 12 seconds if you
do not press a button. However if you press the MENU button again,
the last selected menu will appear.
b. In the AV, playback or recording mode, MENU 1 is not displayed.
c. In the teletext mode, menus are not displayed.
d. In some models, Auto programme Auto appears in MENU 1.
Repeatedly press
MENU
Manual
programme
OK
Manual programme
Auto programme BG
Programme edit
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
Use:
01
Programme
Search
Fine
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System
BG
End: MENU
OK
Use:
End: MENU
0~9OK
MENU 1
APC Standard
Auto
BG
On
' Contrast
85
' Brightness
70
・ Colour
50
BG
System
PR
Use:
programme
]]]]
02
End: MENU
OK
. .
. .
.
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.
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End:OK
MENU 2
TV
Off
Off
Input
Child lock
Auto sleep
Language
Use:
Programme edit
English
End: MENU
OK
Programme
01
<
>
__
Name
PR
Off
Skip
MENU 3
Use:
Clock
__:__
__.__.____
Off
On
Use:
time
time
__:__
__:__
OK
___
Hold
Hold 01
End: MENU
MENU 4
TV PROGRAMME
8
0~9OK
End: MENU
Setting up
Up
TV stations
to 100 TV stations can be stored in this set
by programme
(00
99). Once you have preset the stations, you will be
able to use the Δ / Ε or NUMBER buttons to scan the stations you
numbers
programmed.
Stations
MENU 1
to
can
be tuned
using
an
automatic
or a
Manual programme
Auto programme BG
Programme edit
manual mode.
Use:
Auto programme
All stations that
can
End: MENU
OK
tuning
be received
recommended that you
this set.
use
stored
are
auto programme
by this
during
method. It is
installation of
1.
Repeatedly press
2.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Auto programme.
the MENU button to select MENU 1.
3.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select the
beginning system
BG, I
BG
:
(Asia/New Zealand/M.East/Africa/Australia)
I
:
(Hong Kong/South Africa)
DK
:
(East Europe/China/Africa/CIS)
or
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
DK.
0
MENU
OK
PR
VOL
4.
Press the OK button to
begin
auto
Auto
BG
programming.
programme
BG
System
PR
.
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02
.
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VOL
PR
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.
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.
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When auto
programming
is
completed,
programme number 1 will appear
To stop auto
on
the
the station stored into
screen.
programming, press the OK
displayed.
button. The active
programme at that time will be
Note
a.
In
:
some
models, the station
name
may be stored for stations
which broadcast VPS
b.
(Video Programme Service), PDC
(Programme Delivery Control) or TELETEXT data. If no station
name can be assigned to a station, the channel number is
assigned and stored.
Some undesired stations may be stored, such as noisy or
unclear signals from distant transmitters. You can easily skip
these stations by entering Programme edit mode.
9
Setting up
TV stations
Manual programme
MENU 1
Manual programme
Auto programme BG
Programme edit
Use:
End: MENU
OK
tuning
Manual programme lets you manually tune and arrange the
stations in whatever order you desire.
1. Repeatedly press the MENU button to select MENU 1.
2. Press the Δ / Ε button to select Manual programme.
3. Press the OK button to display the Manual programme
mode.
Manual
programme
01
Programme
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
MENU
OK
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
Search
Fine
]]]]
]]]]
BG
System
Use:
0~9OK
End: MENU
4. Press the Δ / Ε button to select Programme. Select the
desired programme number with the Φ / Γ button or NUMBER
buttons. Any number under 10 is entered with a numeric '0' in
front of it, i.e. '05' for 5.
5. Press the Δ / Ε button to select System. Press the Φ / Γ
button to select BG, I or DK as required.
:
BG
(Asia/New Zealand/M.East/Africa/Australia)
I
:
(Hong Kong/South Africa)
DK
:
(East Europe/China/Africa/CIS)
6.Press the Δ / Ε button to select Search. Press the Φ / Γ
button to commence searching. If a station is found the search
will stop.
7. If this station is the one required press the OK button, if not
press the Φ / Γ button again.
8. Press the OK button. The display Stored will appear.
9. To store another station repeat steps 4 to 8.
10. Repeatedly press the MENU button to return to normal TV
viewing.
Fine
tuning
Normally
fine
tuning
is
only necessary
if
reception
is poor.
1. Repeat steps 1 to 3 above.
2. Press the Δ / Ε button to select Fine.
3. Press the Φ / Γ button to fine tune for the best picture and
sound.
4. Press the OK button. The display Stored will appear.
5. Repeatedly press the MENU button to return to normal TV
viewing.
The finely tuned programme will
during programme selection.
10
be indicated
by yellow
number
Setting up
Programme
TV stations
MENU 1
edit
This function enables you to rearrange the programmes stored by
auto programming in whatever order you desire. Also you can skip
particular programme
numbers stored
by
auto
Manual programme
Auto programme BG
Programme edit
programming.
Use:
1.
Repeatedly press
2.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select
3.
Press the OK button, and the
End: MENU
OK
the MENU button to select MENU 1.
Programme edit.
Programme edit
mode will
appear.
edit
Programme
01
Programme
<
>
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
__
Name
PR
Off
Skip
Use:
0~9OK
End:
MENU
0
Exchanging programmes
1.
MENU
Press the Φ / Γ button to
number. The
viewing
change the left hand programme
corresponding to the new
OK
station
programme number is shown on the screen.
2. Press the NUMBER buttons to select the desired
PR
VOL
right
hand
VOL
PR
programme number. Any number under 10 is entered with a
numeric '0' in front of it, i.e. '05' for 5.
3. Press the OK button. The station stored in the right hand
programme number will
programme number.
4.
Repeat steps
Assigning
a
1 to 3 to
station
now
exchange
appear
other programmes.
name
1.
Select the programme to which you want to
name with the Φ / Γ button.
2.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Name.
3. Select
a
character
the left hand
as
position
assign
a
station
with the Φ / Γ button.
4. To select your desired first character, press the Δ button
will blink, followed by the
several times or continuously. The
alphabetAtoZ,atoz,thenumeric0to9, _,+, .inturn.With
the Ε button you can select in the opposite direction.
5. Select the next position by pressing the Γ button and then take
6.
your choice of the second character, and
Press the OK button.
7.
Repeat steps
1 to 6 to
assign
so on.
another station
name.
11
Setting up
TV stations
MENU 1
Programme edit
Manual programme
Auto programme BG
Programme edit
Use:
<
>
__
Name
PR
End: MENU
OK
01
Programme
Use:
Skipping
1.
a
Off
Skip
0~9OK
End: MENU
stored programme
Press the Φ / Γ button to select the programme you want to
skip.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
2.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select PR
Skip.
3.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select On
or
4.
If you select On, the selected station is
Press the OK button.
5.
Repeat steps
1 to 4 to
The selection of the
NUMBER buttons is still
OK
Note
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
12
numbers
:
during
skip
Off.
skipped.
another programme.
skipped programme
possible and they will
numbers with the
be indicated
programme selection.
You cannot
skip
the programme number 1.
by
blue
Picture
adjustment
MENU 2
Auto
picture
control
If you want to select the standard picture, select Standard On.
The Standard picture is programmed for good picture repro-
duction at the
factory
and cannot be
changed.
1.
Repeatedly press
Press the Δ / Ε button to select APC Standard.
3.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select On.
4.
Press the OK button to return to normal TV
You
On
' Contrast
85
' Brightness
70
・ Colour
50
Use:
2.
Picture
APC Standard
End: MENU
OK
the MENU button to select MENU 2.
viewing.
adjustment
adjust picture contrast, brightness,
(NTSC input only) to the levels you prefer.
can
colour
intensity
1.
Repeatedly press
2.
3.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select the desired picture item.
Press the Φ / Γ button to make appropriate adjustments.
4.
Press the OK button to return to normal TV
and tint
the MENU button to select MENU 2.
MENU
OK
viewing.
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
13
Other functions
TV and AV modes
MENU 3
Input
Child lock
Auto sleep
Language
Use:
TV
Off
Off
Inputs can be set for TV or AV mode. AV mode is used when
external VCR or other equipment is connected to the set.
an
English
OK
End: MENU
Note : When an external equipment is connected via the aerial
socket the set is used in TV mode. See the 'Connection of external
equipment' section.
1.
2.
3.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
TV/AV
the MENU button to select MENU 3.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Input.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select TV, AV1 or AV2.
The two AV modes are :
AV 1 : VCR connected to the AV1 sockets on the set
AV 2 : VCR connected to the AV2 sockets on the set
4. Press the OK button.
To return to TV mode from AV mode, press the Δ / Ε or NUMBER
buttons.
Repeatedly press
Alternatively you
MENU
can
select the TV
or
AV mode
by pressing
the
TV/AV button.
OK
Auto AV
switching (option)
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
If your VCR outputs switching voltage when it is switched to
playback with the VCR connected to the Euro scart socket. The set
is automatically switched to AV1 mode when an AV signal is input.
But if you want to keep on watching TV mode, press the Δ / Ε or
NUMBER buttons.
Press the TV/AV button to return to AV modes.
Child lock
The TV can be set so that the remote control handset is needed to
control it. This feature can be used to prevent unauthorized viewing.
1.
2.
3.
the MENU button to select MENU 3.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Child lock.
Press the Φ / Γ button on the remote control handset to select
On.
4. Press the OK button to return to normal TV viewing.
Repeatedly press
With the lock on, the display Child lock on appears on the screen
if any button on the front panel is pressed while viewing the TV.
Auto
sleep
If you select Auto sleep On the set automatically switches itself
standby mode approximately 10 minutes after a TV station stops
to
broadcasting.
1.
2.
3.
4.
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the MENU button to select MENU 3.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Auto sleep.
Press the Φ / Γ button to select On.
Press the OK button to return to normal TV viewing.
Repeatedly press
Other functions
VCR colour system
setting
You can adjust the VCR colour system. Under normal circumstances,
select AUTO. If necessary (if input signal is weak), change the
colour system by using the instructions below.
1.
Press the SYSTEM button. The VCR
VCR
System
AUTO
PAL
NTSC
VCR
Repeatedly press
System
will appear.
AUTO
PAL
NTSC
PB
SECAM
MESECAM
2.
System mode
SECAM
MESECAM
the SYSTEM button to select the correct system.
Option:
In some models, MESECAM/SECAM/NTSC is
function. Only a set with MESECAM/SECAM can
function.
an optional
perform this
Note :
a. NTSC PB is for playback only. You cannot record NTSC signals.
b. If the picture is no colour during playing back a MESECAM
video cassette tape in AUTO, select MESECAM instead of
AUTO.
Sleep
timer
You don't have to switch the set off before you go to sleep. The
sleep timer automatically switches the set to standby after the
preset time elapses.
SLEEP
SYSTEM
To select the number of minutes, repeatedly press the SLEEP
will appear on the screen, followed by 10, 20, 30, 60, 90,
button.
120, 180 and 240.
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The timer
begins
to count down from the number of minutes selected.
Note :
a. To view the remaining sleep time, press the SLEEP button once.
b. To cancel the sleep time, repeatedly press the SLEEP button
until the display Sleep
appears.
c.
When you switch the set off, the set releases the preset sleep time.
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Time
setting
Clock
MENU 4
Clock
__:__
__.__.____
Off
On
time
time
Use:
__:__
__:__
OK
___
Run
Run
01
End: MENU
The clock uses the 24 hour system and must be set to the correct
time before operating the set.
1.
the MENU button to select MENU 4.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Clock.
3. Select and adjust hour and minute by pressing the Φ / Γ and Δ / Ε
button.
4. Select and adjust the day, the month and the year by pressing
the Φ / Γ and Δ / Ε button. The day of the week is automatical-
Repeatedly press
2.
ly displayed.
5.
6.
Press the OK button to start.
Press the MENU button to return to normal TV
viewing.
Note :
a. The clock operates for at least 10 minutes, if the power is
switched off or there is a power interruption (disconnection or
b.
MENU
power failure).
If you have already set the timer programme, you cannot reset
the clock. To reset the clock, first cancel timer programme
settings.
OK
On/off time
PR
VOL
VOL
PR
this function, the set automatically switches on or off at a
time.
You must set the time correctly before using on/off
preset
time function.
By using
1.
2.
3.
4.
the MENU button to select MENU 4.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select Off time or On time.
Select and adjust hour and minute by pressing the Φ / Γ and Δ / Ε
button.
Repeatedly press
SelectandadjustRunorHoldbypressingtheΦ/ΓandΔ/Ε
button.
5. Select and adjust the programme number by pressing the Φ / Γ
and Δ / Ε button.
6. Press the OK button to start.
7. Press the MENU button to return to normal TV viewing.
For off time, please note the absence of programme number.
Note :
a. In the event of power interruption (disconnection or power
failure), the clock must be reset.
b. If the same time is set for the on time and the off time, only the
off time operates.
c.
This set must be put into standby mode with the r-I (POWER)
d.
e.
f.
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button to operate the on time function.
If the on time function activates, the set will automatically switch
to the on time programme number, even during viewing.
Two hours after the set is switched on by the on time function it
will automatically switch back to standby mode unless a button
has been pressed.
Once the on or off time is set, these functions operate daily at
the preset time.
VCR
operation
Playing tapes
play back a VHS video cassette tape which has no safety tab in
position (this means you cannot record on to it), insert it into the set
in the standby mode.
The set will at once switch itself on and perform the following
sequence by itself:
To
PLAY
PLAY(X2)
or
STOP
REWIND
EJECT
play back a VHS video cassette tape which has its safety tab in
position (this means that you have recorded on it and left the tab
untouched), insert it into the set in the standby mode.
Now you must press the PLAY or PLAY(X2) button.
To
To stop
playback, press
EJECT
the STOP button.
To take out the tape, press the EJECT button.
Note
a.
:
Timer programme set, if you try to insert a video
tape without a safety tab in standby mode, the tape will
automatically be ejected.
In some models, only SP (Standard Play) speed is available.
During
cassette
b.
Tape tracking
control
ensures that the tape is correctly aligned with the
head. It works only during playback and its principal
purpose is to minimize picture shake and noise (fuzzy lines across
the picture). It is adjusted automatically or manually.
Tracking
playback
Auto
PLAY(X2)
P/STILL
STOP
tracking
Whenever playback starts, auto tracking automatically adjusts the
will appear while the best picture is
picture. The display
A.TRK
selected.
To reactivate auto tracking, press the AUTO TRK button on the
remote control handset.
Manual
tracking
You
manually adjust the picture by pressing
can
Pause/still
TRK
AUTO
the TRK +/- buttons.
picture
temporarily pause playback, press the P/STILL button.
will appear on the screen.
picture and the display
If a still picture lasts for more than five minutes, the set will
To
A still
switch
to the
stop mode to protect the tape and the video heads.
To restart play back, press the PLAY or PLAY(X2) button.
temporarily stop recording, press the P/STILL button. The
will appear. Press this button again to continue
display
recording.
To
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VCR
operation
Slow
picture (option)
To
exactly
see
speed, press the SLOW button. If you press
repeatedly during playback, the playback speed
at slow
the SLOW button
will be faster and faster.
Note
The
:
screen
SLOW button when
Fast
forward,
display might be unstable
playing a tape recorded in
while you press the
LP.
cue, rewind and review
Forward search
FF/o button during playback.
Press the
The
o will appear and the tape plays faster than
display
normal
Press the PLAY
speed.
speed.
normal
FF/o button
Pressing
the
forward at
high speed.
PLAY(X2) button
or
in the
Then the
to return to
stop mode winds the tape
display
ΓΓ will appear
on
the
screen.
REW/
PLAY(X2)
FF/
If you press and hold the FF/o button in this mode, the searching
picture will appear. This enables you to see what is on the tape. To
return to the FF
If the
mode, release the FF/o button.
tape winds forward
rewind to the
beginning
to the
and then
end, it will automatically stop,
the tape.
eject
SLOW
Reverse search
Press the
The
REW/n button during playback.
n will appear and the tape will play in
display
Press the PLAY
faster than normal
return to normal
Pressing
the
backward at
the
speed.
playback.
REW/n button
high speed.
PLAY(X2) button
to
stop mode rewinds the tape
ΦΦ will appear
display
on
screen.
If you press and hold the
ching picture
tape. To
Note
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in the
Then the
or
reverse
:
REW/n button
in this mode, the
will appear. This enables you to
return to the REW
Sound is
see
what is
sear-
on
mode, release the REW/n button.
automatically
muted
during
these
operations.
the
VCR
operation
Clock/count selection
Each time the CLOCK/COUNT button is
pressed,
the current time
and the tape counter appears alternately.
The tape counter displays the tape travel time in hours, minutes
and seconds during recording and playback.
Note
:
To reset the counter to 0:00:00, press the CLEAR/ RESET
button.
Memory stop
The memory stop makes it easy to return to a
tape after recording or playback. The tape
particular spot on the
automatically stops
when the counter reaches M 0:00:00.
1.
Start
2.
Press the OK button twice to
time
recording
or
playback.
CLEAR/RESET
keep
on
displaying
3.
the tape counter.
Press the CLOCK/COUNT button to
4.
Press the CLEAR/RESET button at the
OK
or
review. The counter
5.
the current
displays
display
the tape counter.
point you
want to
M 0:00:00.
Press the STOP button when you finish
recording
or
playing
the
REW/
tape.
6.
Press the
PLAY(X2)
STOP
REW/n button. The tape stops
at the
point
M
0:00:00.
7.
Press the PLAY
or
PLAY(X2) button
to
play
back the tape.
CLOCK/COUNT
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Recording
Manual
recording
This is the function used to record a TV programme or signal from
external equipment onto a video cassette tape. The set cannot
record any programme in the NTSC system as the NTSC system
is only for playback.
1.
Insert a tape with the safety tab into the cassette compartment.
Note : Select the recording tape speed SP or LP with the
SP/LP button after inserting a tape with the safety tab.
You'd better select the tape speed SP.
2. Press the REC/ITR button once. The display
appears
on the screen. The REC/ITR indicator will illuminate.
3. When the desired recording is completed, press the STOP
button. If the tape reaches the end before you press the STOP
button, the set automatically stops, rewinds to the beginning
and ejects the tape.
Note :
a. If you try to record
a
automatically ejected
to
to use
tape without a safety tab, it will be
prevent accidental erasure. If you want
the tape without the safety tab, stick a small piece of
over the safety tab hole.
If you don't wish to monitor while
tape
b.
recording, press
the r-I button.
WARNING
Unauthorized recording of copyrighted programmes, films, video
tape and other materials may infringe upon the right of copyright
owners and be contrary to copyright laws.
STOP
REC/ITR
Instant timer
recording (ITR)
This function is convenient when you want to start recording
immediately without going through the entire timer setting
procedure. You don't have to set the time to use this function.
SP/LP
1.
Insert a tape with a safety tab.
Press the REC/ITR button twice.
will appear with the recording programme
The display
ITR 0:00
number.
3. Repeatedly press the REC/ITR button to set the recording
length, which appears on the screen. You can select up to 9
hours at 30-minute intervals.
2.
To cancel the ITR function, press the REC/ITR button until the
display ITR 0:00 appears.
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Recording
Timer programme
You
Up
1.
can
to 5
setting
programme the set to start and end recording while you are away.
within one month can be programmed at the same time.
recordings
Press the TIMER PROG button on the remote control handset to
the Timer programme menu. The current time and the day
of the week automatically appears under the display Timer
display
2.
3.
4.
programme.
Press the Δ / Ε button to select a recording item.
Select PR with the Γ button and set the programme number with the Δ / Ε
button.
Select Date with the Γ button and set a Day/Month with the Δ / Ε button.
If the date is January 23, the Timer programme mode appears as
shown below.
Timer
programme
10:10
MON
VPS
PR
Date
Start
Stop
10
23
01
__:__
__
__
__
__
__
__
__
__
__:__
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__
__
__
__
Use:
__:__
__:__
__:__
PDC
_
_
_
_
_
End:
OK
TIMER PROG
Each time you press the Δ button, the date
24/01
25/01
...
31/01
02/02
Each time you press the Ε button, the date
SUN
MON
SAT
SAT-SUN
MON-FRI
Select Start with the Γ button.
Every Day
5.
changes
01/02
as shown below.
MON-SAT
10:10
01
10:10
11:10:SP OK
__
__
__
__
__
__
__
__
__:__
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
__:__:SP:
Use:
Start
VPS
25
__
__:__
__:__
__:__
OK
VOL
MON
10
__
PR
VOL
programme
Date
__
OK
PR
PR
__
shown below.
23/02
changes
...
Timer
as
...
CLEAR/RESET
Stop
PDC
_
_
_
_
End:
AndsetthestartHour:MinutewiththeΔ/ΕorΦ/Γbutton.
Select Stop with the Γ button and set stop Hour : Minute with the Δ / Ε
orΦ/Γbutton.
7. Select the tape speed position with the Γ button and select the
6.
recording tape speed SP or LP with the Δ / Ε button.
Select VPS PDC with the Γ button and set OK with the Δ / Ε button.
Option : In some models, VPS PDC is not displayed. Only a set with
teletext option can perform this function.
9. Press the OK button.
10. Press the TIMER PROG button to return to normal TV viewing.
8.
After you finish programming, insert a tape with a safety tab. The TIMER
REC indicator will illuminate, only when standby is pressed on remote.
Note :
a. If you want to cancel a timer programme, select the recording item with
the Δ / Ε button, press the Φ / Γ button and then press the
CLEAR/RESET button.
b. If you press the OK button after pressing an incorrect digit accidently or
setting the start and stop time that have already past, the recording will
automatically be erased.
If the clock has not yet been set, when you try to set timer programme
c.
the MENU 4 will appear. Set the time and date before proceeding.
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Teletext
Teletext is
an
teletext system
(option)
optional function,
can
therefore
only
a
set with the
receive the teletext broadcast.
a free service broadcast by most TV stations which
gives up-to-the-minute information on news, weather, television
programmes, share prices and many other topics.
Teletext is
The teletext decoder of this TV
can
support the SIMPLE, TOP and
FASTEXT systems. SIMPLE (standard teletext) consists of a
number of pages which are selected by directly entering the
corresponding page number. TOP and FASTEXT
modern methods allowing quick and easy selection
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
TV/AV
are
more
of teletext
information.
Switch on/off
Press the TEXT
button to switch to teletext. The initial page
last selected page appears on the screen.
Two page numbers, TV station name, date and time
are
displayed
headline. The first page number indicates your
while
the
second shows the current page displayed.
selection,
Press the TEXT
button to switch off teletext. The previous
on
PR
PR
the
or
screen
mode reappears.
SIMPLE text
Page
1.
TEXT
selection
Enter the desired page number as a three digit number with the
NUMBER buttons. If during selection you press a wrong
number, you must complete the three digit number and then reenter the correct page number.
2. The Δ / Ε button
following page.
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can
be used to select the
preceding
or
Teletext
(option)
TOP text
The
user
guide displays
the bottom of the
four fields-red, green, yellow and blue at
The yellow field denotes the next group
screen.
and the blue field indicates the next block.
Group/block/page
selection
1. With the BLUE button you can progress from block to block.
2. Use the YELLOW button to proceed to the next group with
automatic overflow to the next block.
3. With the GREEN button you can proceed to the next existing
page with automatic overflow to the next group. Alternatively
the Δ button can be used.
4. The RED button
permits
the Ε button
Alternatively
to return to
can
previous
selection.
be used.
Direct page selection
Corresponding to the SIMPLE teletext mode, you can select a
page by entering it as a three digit number using the NUMBER
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
buttons in TOP mode.
PR
FASTEXT
PR
The teletext pages are colour coded along the bottom of the
screen and are selected by pressing the corresponding coloured
button.
Page
selection
E
1.
Press the
button to select the index page.
select the pages which are colour coded
bottom line with the same coloured buttons.
2. You
3.
can
Corresponding to the SIMPLE
page by entering its three digit
along
the
teletext mode, you can select a
page number with the NUMBER
i
buttons in FASTEXT mode.
4. The Δ / Ε button
can
be used to select the
preceding
or
following page.
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Teletext
Special
G
(option)
teletext functions
REVEAL
Press this button to
as
display concealed information,
or puzzles.
again to remove the information
Press this button
the
6
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
EXPAND
Selects double
height text.
enlarge the top half of the page.
button again to enlarge the bottom half of
Press this button to
page.
Press this button
D
again
to return to the normal
the
display.
UPDATE
the TV
Displays
picture
on
the
screen
while
waiting
for
will appear at the
teletext page. The display
left
hand
corner
of
the
screen.
When
the updated
top
will
is
available
then
page
display
change to the
the
new
page number.
Press this button to view the
PR
from
display.
Press this
1
such
solutions of riddles
updated
teletext page.
PR
7
HOLD
Stops the automatic page change which will occur if a
teletext page consists of 2 or more sub pages. The
number of sub pages and the sub page displayed is,
usually,
shown
on
the
below the time. When this
screen
button is
pressed the stop
left-hand
corner of the
top
is
inhibited.
page change
symbol
To continue press this button
screen
is
displayed
at the
and the automatic
again.
?
F
MIX
Displays
picture.
the teletext pages
To switch the TV
H
picture
superimposed
off press this button
on
the TV
again.
TIME
When
viewing a
display the time
screen.
TV programme, press this button to
at the top right hand corner of the
Press this button
again
to remove the
display.
In the teletext mode, press this button to select a sub
page number. The sub page number is displayed at the
bottom of the
screen.
To hold
or
press the RED/GREEN, Δ / Ε
Press again to exit this function.
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the sub page,
NUMBER buttons.
change
or
Connection of external
You
can
connect additional
equipment,
such
as
equipment
external VCRs,
camcorders, etc. to your set. Here shown may be somewhat
different from your set.
Aerial socket
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
Connect the RF out socket of the external VCR to the aerial
socket on the back of the set.
Connect the aerial cable to the RF aerial in socket of the
external VCR.
Store the external VCR channel on a desired programme
number using the 'Manual programme tuning' section.
Select the programme number where the external VCR channel
is stored.
Press the PLAY or PLAY(X2) button on the external VCR.
Euro scart socket
1.
Connect the
euro
(option)
AV1
OUT
OUT
AUDIO
VIDEO
IN
IN
ANT IN
75Ω
VCR
scart socket of the external VCR to the Euro
scart socket 1 on the set.
2.
Press the PLAY button on the VCR.
If your VCR outputs a switching voltage connect to Euro scart
socket, the set will switch to AV1 mode automatically. But if you
want to keep on watching TV mode, press the Δ / Ε or
NUMBER buttons.
Otherwise, press the TV/AV button on the remote control
handset to select AV1. The external VCR playback picture
appears on the screen.
You
can
also record programmes received
by
the TV
on
video
tape.
You can dub the recording of the external VCR by pressing the
REC/ITR button on the set or remote control handset.
Audio/Video in sockets
Connect the audio/video out sockets of the external VCR to the
audio/video sockets on the front or side.
2. Press the TV/AV button to select AV2.
3. Press the PLAY or PLAY(X2) button on the external VCR.
The external VCR playback picture appears on the screen.
1.
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Connection of external
Headphone
Insert the
socket
PR
VOL
and
VOL
PR
IMERREC
AUDIO
AV2
IN
VIDEO
H/P
REC TIMER-REC STAND-BY
JECT REW/
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PLAY
FF/
REC/ITR
no
(option)
headphone plug
side of the set. You
can
equipment
to the
headphone
socket
on
listen to the sound from the
sound is heard from the
speaker
of the set.
the front
or
headphones
check list
Troubleshooting
IN TV/VCR RECEPTION
Symptoms
Check Points
Make
No
picture
or
plugged
working AC power socket.
Check that the power is switched to 'ON'.
Check aerial is properly connected along with any other connections. If
aerial is used, see it is pointing in the right direction.
sound
sure
the unit is
into
a
Check aerial is
properly connected, If an indoor aerial is used, see it is
right direction.
Adjust the volume.
Try another channel: it might be a transmitter fault.
Sound OK; no picture
Adjust the picture.
Check aerial is properly connected. If an indoor aerial is used, see it is
Picture faint or blurred
the right direction.
Adjust the CONTRAST control.
Check aerial is properly connected. If an indoor aerial is used, see it is
Picture rolls vertically
the right direction.
Check aerial is properly connected. If an indoor aerial is used, see it is
Ghosts or multiple images
the right direction.
Suspect reception interference and fit a directional or external aerial.
Wrong colour or no colour
Adjust the COLOUR control.
No response to pressing Press the buttons again carefully. If no response, unplug the set from
front control buttons
socket, and then plug it in and try again.
No response to remote Check the batteries are fitted in right way round.
control
Replace the batteries.
Picture OK; sound poor
indoor
an
pointing
in
pointing
in
pointing
in
pointing
in
the
the mains
IN TV/VCR OPERATION
Check Points
Symptoms
The
ssible
tape with the window side up and the safety tab
See that there isn't a tape in the machine already.
Auto
Check that the
tape
insertion is
impo-
play function won't work
TV programmes cannot
be recorded
Timer
recording
can't be
done
Insert the
safety
tab
on
the video cassette
facing
you.
tape is removed.
Have you tuned the set's channels properly?
See that the safety tab on the video cassette is still intact.
Check the aerial and its connections.
Set the
recording start/stop time correctly.
a power supply interruption
Has there been
before
or
during
Timer
recording?
If so,
the timer will have lost details of the instructions you gave it and it will not function.
Try reprogramming again.
There is
no picture in playback:
Check that the video cassette tape has been recorded on.
playback picture is of Adjust the Tracking Control (This should remove 'streaks')
Clean the Heads of TVCR.
poor quality or is streaky
the
VCR
button
does
not
Reconnect the mains
by
operate
a
power
plug
to
a
power socket: reset programmes
Video
cassette
in its slot
tape
If the
see
recording.
tape is inserted the wrong way it may become stuck. Wait
if the machine will
working,
caused
interruption).
Check that the timer programme is set for
jammed
(problem
on no
account
automatically eject
try free it but
a
few seconds to
it. If it does not, and the machine
stops
contact your local dealer.
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