LG SP520 Owner's manual
OWNER’S MANUAL
Smart 3D multi-media
player
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
SP520
P/NO : SAC35454706
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Safety information
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CAUTION
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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 concerning the Power Cord
To disconnect power from the mains, pull out the
mains cord plug. When installing the product,
ensure that the plug is easily accessible.
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.
This device is equipped with a portable battery or
accumulator.
Safety way to remove the battery or the
battery from the equipment: Remove the
old battery or battery pack, follow the steps
in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent
contamination of the environment and bring on
possible threat to human and animal health, the
old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate
container at designated collection points. Do
not dispose of batteries or battery together with
other waste. It is recommended that you use
local, free reimbursement systems batteries and
accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to
excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
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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.
3. The correct disposal of your old
appliance will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the
environment and human health.
4. For more detailed information about
disposal of your old appliance, please
contact your city office, waste disposal
service or the shop where you
purchased the product.
Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators
1. When this crossed-out wheeled
bin symbol is attached to batteries/
accumulators of Your product it means
they are covered by European Directive
2006/66/EC.
2. This symbol may be combined with
chemical symbols for mercury(Hg),
cadmium(Cd) or lead(Pb) if the
battery Contains more that 0.0005%
of mercury, 0.002% of cadmium or
0.004% of lead.
3. All batteries/accumulators should be
disposed separately from the municipal
waste stream via designated collection
facilities appointed by the government
or the local authorities.
4. The correct disposal of Your old
batteries/ accumulators will help
to prevent potential negative
consequences for the environment,
animal and human health.
5. For more detailed information
about disposal of Your old batteries/
accumulators, please contact Your
city offi ce, waste disposal service or
the shop where You purchased the
product.
For Wireless product European Union Notice
LG Electronics hereby
declares that this/
these product(s) is/are
in compliance with the essential requirements and
other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC,
2004/108/EC, 2006/95/EC and 2009/125/EC.
Please contact to the following address for
obtaining a copy of the DoC (Declaration of
Conformity).
European Standards Centre:
Krijgsman 1, 1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands
yy Please note that this is NOT a Customer Service
contact point. For Customer Service Information,
see Warranty Card or contact the dealer that you
purchased this product.
Indoor use only.
RF Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment should be installed and operated
with minimum distance 20cm between the radiator
and your body.
Notes on Copyrights
Recording equipment should be used only for
lawful copying and you are advised to check
carefully what is lawful copying in the area in which
you are making a copy. Copying of copyright
material such as films or music is unlawful unless
permitted by a legal exception or consented to by
the rights owner.
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2. All electrical and electronic products
shall be disposed of separately
from the municipal waste stream
via designated collection facilities
appointed by the government or the
local authorities.
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
3 System Setting
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20Settings
20 – Adjust the setup settings
20 – [DISPLAY] menu
21 – [LANGUAGE] menu
22 – [AUDIO] menu
23 – [NETWORK] menu
23 – [OTHERS] menu
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Safety information
6Introduction
6
– About the “7” symbol display
6
– File requirement
8
– About DLNA
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– Certain system requirements
8
– Compatibility notes
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Main unit
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Remote control
2Connecting
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Connecting the AC adapter
HDMI connecting to your TV
– Resolution setting
Connecting to an amplifier
– Connecting to an amplifier via HDMI
Output
– Connecting to an amplifier via Digital
Audio Output
Connecting to your home network
– Wired network connection
– Wired network setup
– Wireless network connection
– Wireless network setup
USB device connection
– Playback content in the USB device
4Operating
25 General playback
25 – Using [HOME] menu
25 – Playing a file media from a USB
device
25 – Playing a file media from a network
server
26 – Wi-Fi Direct™ connection
28 – Basic operations for video and audio
content
29 – Basic operations for photo content
29 Advanced playback
29 – Enlarge the playback image
29 – Repeat playback
29 – Viewing content information
30 – Changing content list view
30 – Selecting a subtitle file
31 – Options while viewing a photo
31 – Listening to music while slide show
32 On-Screen display
32 – Displaying content information
32 – Playing from selected time
32 – Listening to a different audio track
32 – Selecting a subtitle language
33 Using the Premium
Table of Contents
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5Troubleshooting
34Troubleshooting
34 – General
34 – Picture
35 – Resetting
35 – Network
35 – Customer support
35 – Open source software notice
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6Appendix
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Network software update
– Network update notification
– Software update
About Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
– System requirements
– Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
39 – Sharing files and folders
40 Trademarks and licenses
41 Audio output specifications
42Specifications
43Maintenance
43 – Handling the unit
43 Important information relating to network
services
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Introduction
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About the “7” symbol display
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“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.
File requirement
Movie files
File
Location
File
Extension
Codec Format
USB, DLNA,
Windows
PC
“.avi”, “.divx”,
“.mpg”,
“.mpeg”,
“.mkv”, “.mp4”,
“.asf”, “.wmv”,
“.m4v” (DRM
free)
DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx,
DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx
(standard playback
only), XVID, H.264/
MPEG-4 AVC, VC-1
SM (WMV3), MPEG1,
MPEG2
Dolby Digital,
MP3, WMA,
AAC, Dolby
Digital Plus
SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi),
SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt),
MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), VobSub
(.sub), SubViewer 1.0 (.sub),
SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/.txt), TMUnit
(.txt), DVD Subtitle System (.txt)
“.avi”, “.divx”,
“.mpg”,
“.mpeg”,
“.mkv”, “.mp4”,
“.m4v” (DRM
free)
DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx,
DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx
(standard playback
only), XVID, H.264/
MPEG-4 AVC, VC-1
SM (WMV3), MPEG1,
MPEG2
Dolby Digital,
MP3, WMA,
AAC, Dolby
Digital Plus
SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi),
SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt),
MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), SubViewer
1.0 (.sub), SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/.
txt), TMUnit (.txt), DVD Subtitle
System (.txt)
USB, DLNA,
Mac PC
Audio Format
Subtitle
Music files
File
Location
File
Extension
Sampling Frequency
Bitrate
USB,
DLNA,
Windows PC
“.mp3”, “.wma”,
“.m4a” (DRM
free)
within 32 - 48 kHz
(WMA), within 16 - 48
kHz (MP3)
within 20 - 320 kbps
(WMA), within 32 - 320
kbps (MP3)
DLNA, Mac
PC
“.mp3”, “.m4a”
(DRM free)
within 16 - 48 kHz
(MP3)
within 32 - 320 kbps
(MP3)
Note
Some audio files are
not supported on
this unit.
Photo files
File
Location
File
Extension
USB,
DLNA,
Windows PC
“.jpg”, “.jpeg”,
“.png”
DLNA, Mac
PC
“.jpg”, “.jpeg”,
“.png”
Recommanded
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.
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,,Note
yy The file name is limited to 180 characters.
yy Maximum files/Folder: Less than 2000 (total number of files and folders)
yy Depending on the size and number of the files, it may take several minutes to read the content on
the media.
yy Supplied bundle DLNA server for Macintosh edition has limitations in file compatibility, such as ASF,
WMA and WMV.
yy The file requirements on page 6 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 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 HD video files contained on the USB 1.0/1.1 may not played properly. USB 2.0 are recommended to
play back HD video files.
yy This unit supports H.264/MPEG-4 AVC profile Main, High at Level 4.1. For a file with higher level, the
warning message will appear on the screen.
yy This unit does not support files that are recorded with GMC or Qpel.
yy GMC – Global Motion Compensation
yy Qpel – Quarter pixel
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yy File compatibility may differ depending on the server.
yy Because the compatibility on DLNA server are tested on the bundle DLNA server (Nero MediaHome
4 Essentials) environment, file requirements and playback functions may differ depending on media
servers.
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About DLNA
Compatibility notes
This Unit is a DLNA Certified digital media unit
that can display and play movie, photo and music
content from your DLNA-compatible digital media
server (PC and Consumer Electronics).
yy If you experience compatibility problems, please
contact an authorized Customer Service Center.
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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 unit,
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 jacks.
For Dolby® Digital Plus audio playback:
yy An amplifier/receiver with a built-in (Dolby
Digital, Dolby Digital Plus) decoder.
yy Main, center, surround speakers and subwoofer
as necessary for chosen format.
yy Dolby Digital Plus are supported with maximum
7.1 channels if you use HDMI connection for the
audio output of the unit.
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Main unit
a
b
c d
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e
g h
f
a LAN port
e Power indicator
b HDMI OUT (1080p)
f Remote sensor
c OPTICAL AUDIO OUT
g USB port
d DC IN 12V (AC adapter input)
h RESET
*R
ESET button is located at the bottom of the
unit.
Remote control
ENTER
a 1 (POWER): Switches the
unit ON or OFF.
i c/v: Searches
backward or forward.
b m (INFO/MENU): Displays or
exits On-Screen Display.
c Direction buttons: Selects
an option in the menu.
C/V: Press and hold for
two seconds to skip previous/
next chapter or file.
Z : Stops playback.
d ENTER (b): Enters the
selected item.
Battery Installation
e HOME ( ): Displays or exits
the Home Menu.
f BACK (1): Exits the menu or
return to the previous screen.
g Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons:
Use to navigate screen
menus. They are also used for
[Premium] menu.
h d : Starts playback.
M : Pauses playback.
Remove the battery cover on the
rear of the Remote Control, and
insert two R03 (size AAA)batteries
with 4 and 5 matched correctly.
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Connecting
Connecting the AC
adapter
HDMI connecting to
your TV
Connect the unit to the power supply with the
supplied AC adapter.
Connect the power cord to the adapter, and then
plug the other end into an AC outlet.
If you have a HDMI TV or monitor, you can connect
it to this unit using a HDMI cable (Type A, High
Speed HDMI™ Cable). Connect the HDMI jack on
the unit to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible TV
or monitor.
Rear of the unit
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Rear of the unit
AC adapter
Plug into a
power source
HDMI cable
(not supplied)
AC power cord
yy Contact an electrical parts distributor for
assistance in selecting a suitable AC plug adapter
or AC power cord set.
TV
yy This AC adapter is manufactured by Asian Power
Devices Inc.
>>Caution
Only use the AC adapter supplied with this
device. Do not use a power supply from
another device or manufacturer. Using any
other power cable or power supply may cause
damage to the device and void your warranty.
Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s
manual).
,,Note
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 changing resolution,
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.
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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 unit. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI
device and leave it for around 30 seconds,
then switch on this unit.
-- The connected device’s video input is set
correctly for this unit.
yy Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices
will work with this unit.
Resolution setting
The unit provides several output resolutions for
HDMI OUT. You can change the resolution using
[Setup] menu.
1.Press HOME (
).
2. Use A/D to select the [Setup] and press
ENTER (b). The [Setup] menu appears.
3. Use W/S to select [DISPLAY] option then
press D to move to the second level.
4. Use W/S to select the [Resolution] option
then press ENTER (b) to move to the third
level.
-- 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 unit, 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 11)
yy Select the type of video output from the
HDMI OUT jack using [HDMI Color Setting]
option on the [Setup] menu (see page
21).
yy Changing the resolution when the
connection has already been established
may result in malfunctions. To solve the
problem, turn off the unit 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.)).
5.Use W/S to select the desired resolution then
press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection.
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-- The connected device is compatible with
720x576p, 1280x720p, 1920x1080i or
1920x1080p video input.
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Connecting to an
amplifier
Make one of the following connections, depending
on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
Connecting to an amplifier via
HDMI Output
Connect the unit’s HDMI OUT jack to the
corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a
HDMI cable.
yy HDMI Audio connection (page 12)
yy Digital Audio connection (page 13)
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Since many factors affect the type of audio output,
see “Audio Output Specifications” on page 41 for
details.
Rear of the unit
About Digital Multi-channel sound
A digital multi-channel connection provides the
best sound quality. For this, you need a multichannel Audio/Video Receiver that supports one or
more of the audio formats supported by your unit.
Check the logos on the front of the Audio/Video
receiver and the manual. (PCM Stereo, Dolby Digital,
Dolby Digital Plus)
HDMI cable
Receiver/Amplifier
HDMI
cable
TV
Connect the amplifier’s HDMI output jack to HDMI
input jack on your TV using a HDMI cable if your
amplifier has HDMI output jack.
You will need to activate the unit’s digital output.
(See “[AUDIO] Menu” on page 22)
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Connecting to an amplifier via
Digital Audio Output
Connect the unit’s OPTICAL AUDIO OUT jack to the
corresponding in jack (OPTICAL) on your amplifier
using an optional digital audio cable.
Optical cable
OPTICAL
DIGITAL INPUT
Receiver/Amplifier
You will need to activate the unit’s digital output.
(See “[AUDIO] Menu” on page 22.)
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Rear of the unit
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Connecting to your
home network
2
This unit can be connected to a local area network
(LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel or the
internal wireless module.
By connecting the unit to a broadband home
network, you have access to services such as
software updates and online content services.
Router
Broadband
service
WAN
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Wired network connection
LAN 1
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.
LAN 2
Please refer to the documentation for your network
device for further instructions.
LAN 3
PC and/or DLNA
certified server
Connect the unit’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 PCs or
DLNA servers, this unit must be connected
to the same local area network with them
via a router.
Rear of the unit
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Wired network setup
If there is a DHCP server on the local area
network (LAN) via wired connection, this unit will
automatically be allocated an IP address. After
making the physical connection, a small number
of home networks may require the unit’s network
setting to be adjusted. Adjust the [NETWORK]
setting as follow.
Preparation
1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the
[Setup] menu then press ENTER (b).
2. The [Connection Setting] menu appear on the
screen. Use W/S to select the [Wired] and
press ENTER (b).
3.Use W/S/A/D to select the IP mode
between [Dynamic] and [Static].
Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP
address automatically.
,,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.
4. Select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to apply
network settings.
5. The unit will ask you to test the network
connection. Select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to
complete the network connection.
6. If you select [Test] and press ENTER (b) at
step 5 above, the network connection status is
displayed on the screen.
You can also test it on the [Connection Status]
in the [Setup] menu.
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Before setting the wired network, you need to
connect the broadband internet to your home
network.
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Wireless network connection
Wireless network setup
Another connection option is to use an Access Point
or a wireless router. The network configuration and
connection method may vary depending on the
equipment in use and the network environment.
For the wireless network connection, the unit needs
to be set up for network communication. This
adjustment can be done from the [Setup] menu.
Adjust the [NETWORK] setting as follow. Setting up
the access point or the wireless router is required
before connecting the unit to the network.
Preparation
2
Before setting the wireless network, you need to:
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-- Connect the broadband internet to the wireless
home network.
-- Set the access point or wireless router.
Wireless
Communication
-- Note the SSID and security code of the network.
PC and/or
DLNA certified server
Access Point or
Wireless Router
Broadband
service
Refer to the setup instructions supplied with
your access point or wireless router for detailed
connection steps and network settings.
For best performance, a direct wired connection
from this unit to your home network’s router or
cable/DSL modem is always the best option.
If you do chose to use the wireless option, note that
performance can sometimes be affected by other
electronic devices in the home.
1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the
[Setup] menu then press ENTER (b).
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2. The [Connection Setting] menu appear on the
screen. Use W/S to select [Wireless] and press
ENTER (b).
3. Select [Yes] and press ENTER (b) to continue.
The new connection settings reset the current
network settings.
[Manual] – Your access point may not be
broadcasting its access point name (SSID).
Check your router settings through your
computer and either set your router to
broadcast SSID, or manually enter the access
point name (SSID) in [Manual].
[Push Button] – If your access point or
wireless router that supports the Push Button
Configuration method, select this option and
press the Push Button on your access point or
wireless router within 120 counts. You do not
need to know the access point name (SSID) and
security code of your access point or wireless
router.
5.Use W/S/A/D to select the IP mode
between [Dynamic] and [Static].
Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP
address automatically.
If you have security on your access point or
wireless router, verify that the WEP or WPA key
that was entered into the unit matches the
router’s information exactly. You need to input
the security code as necessary.
,,Note
yy WEP security mode generally have 4 keys
available on an access point or wireless
router’s setting. If your access point or
wireless router use WEP security, enter the
security code of the key “No.1” to connect
on your home network.
yy An Access Point is a device that allows you
to connect to your home network wirelessly.
yy If your access point or wireless router
supports the PIN Code configuration
method based on WPS(Wi-Fi Protected
Setup), press yellow (Y) colored button and
note the code number on the screen. And
then, enter the PIN number on a setting
menu of your access point or wireless router
to connect. Refer to the documentation for
your network device.
,,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. If you make a mistake while entering
a number, press [<–] to clear the highlighted
part.
6. Select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to apply
network settings.
7. The unit will ask you to test the network
connection. Select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to
complete the network connection.
8. If you select [Test] and press ENTER (b) at
step 7 above, the network connection status is
displayed on the screen. You can also test it on
the [Connection Status] in the [Setup] menu.
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4. The unit scans the all available access points or
wireless routers within range and display them
as a list. Use W/S to select an access point or
wireless router on the list, and then press ENTER
(b).
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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 unit to the home
network, quickly power off and/or connect the
power cable of the home network router or
cable modem. Then power on and/or connect
the power cable again.
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yy Depending on the internet service provider (ISP),
the number of devices that can receive internet
service may be limited by the applicable terms
of service. For details, contact your ISP.
yy The use of a “Router” may not be allowed or its
usage may be limited depending on the policies
and restrictions of your ISP. For details, contact
your ISP directly.
yy The wireless network operate at 2.4 GHz
radio frequencies that are also used by other
household devices such as cordless telephone,
Bluetooth® devices, microwave oven, and can be
affected by interference from them.
yy Turn off all unused network equipment in
your local home network. Some devices may
generate network traffic.
yy Our company is not responsible for any
malfunction of the unit and/or the internet
connection feature due to communication
errors/malfunctions associated with your
broadband internet connection, or other
connected equipment.
yy For the purpose of the better transmission,
placing the unit from the access point as close as
possible.
yy Some internet content may require a higher
bandwidth connection.
yy Move closer to the access point if possible or reorient the unit so there is nothing between it
and the access point.
yy Even if the unit 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 unit. If your internet
service does not allow for such a connection,
you will not be able to connect the unit.
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 unit 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 unit may not be allowed to connect
when a PC is already connected.)
yy In some instances, placing the access point or
wireless router at least 0.45 m (1.5 ft.) above the
floor may improve the reception.
yy The reception quality over wireless depends on
many factors such as type of the access point,
distance between the unit and access point, and
the location of the unit.
yy Set your access point or wireless router to
Infrastructure mode. Ad-hoc mode is not
supported.
Connecting
USB device connection
This unit can play video, audio and photo files
contained in the USB device.
Playback content in the USB
device
1. Insert a USB device to the USB port until it fits
into place.
19
,,Note
yy This unit supports USB flash drive/external
HDD formatted in FAT16, FAT32 and NTFS
when accessing files (audio, photo, video).
yy This unit can support up to 8 partitions of
the USB device.
yy Do not extract the USB device during
operation (play, etc.).
yy USB device: USB device that supports
USB1.1 and USB2.0.
yy Movie, music and photo files can be played.
For details of operations on each file, refer to
relevant pages.
When you connect the USB device on the HOME
menu, the unit 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 [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Select the [USB] option using W/S, and press
ENTER (b).
5. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
d or ENTER (b) to play the file.
6. Withdraw the USB device carefully.
yy Regular back up is recommended to
prevent data loss.
yy If you use a USB extension cable, USB HUB
or USB Multi-reader, the USB device may not
be recognized.
yy Some USB device may not work with this
unit.
yy Digital camera and mobile phone are not
supported.
yy USB Port of the unit cannot be connected
to PC. The unit cannot be used as a storage
device.
2
Connecting
yy A USB device which requires additional
program installation when you have
connected it to a computer, is not
supported.
20 System Setting
Settings
[DISPLAY] menu
TV Aspect Ratio
Adjust the setup settings
You can change the settings of the unit in the
[Setup] menu.
1.Press HOME (
).
Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV
type.
[4:3 Letter Box]
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Displays theatrical images with masking bars
above and below the picture.
[4:3 Pan Scan]
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Displays pictures cropped to fill your TV screen.
Both sides of the picture are cut off.
3
System Setting
[16:9 Original]
2.Use A/D to select the [Setup] and press ENTER
(b). The [Setup] menu appears.
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.
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.
,,Note
You cannot select [4:3 Letter Box] and
[4:3 Pan Scan] option when the resolution is
set to higher than 720p.
System Setting
21
Resolution
HDMI Color Setting
Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal.
Refer to page 11 for details about the resolution
setting.
Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack.
For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your
display device.
[Auto]
[YCbCr]
If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to
TVs providing display information (EDID),
automatically selects the resolution best suited
to the connected TV.
Select when connecting to a HDMI display
device.
[1080p]
[RGB]
Select when connecting to a DVI display
device.
Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video.
[1080i]
Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video.
This function allows you to display or delete the
guide bubble on the Home Menu. Set this option
to [On] for displaying guide.
Outputs 720 lines of progressive video.
[576p]
Outputs 576 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.
[LANGUAGE] menu
Display Menu
Select a language for the [Setup] menu and onscreen display.
3
System Setting
[720p]
Home Menu Guide
22 System Setting
[AUDIO] menu
Set the unit’s Audio options according to the type
of audio system you use.
,,Note
Since many factors affect the type of audio
output, see “Audio Output Specifications” on
page 41 for details.
HDMI / Digital Output
[PCM Stereo]
3
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to a device with twochannel digital stereo decoder.
System Setting
[Primary Pass-Thru]
Select if you connect this unit’s DIGITAL AUDIO
OUT and HDMI OUT jack to a device with LPCM
and Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus.
Sampling Freq.
(Digital Audio Output)
[192 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
capable of handling 192 kHz signals.
[96 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
not capable of handling 192 kHz signals. When
this choice is made, this unit
automatically converts any 192 kHz signals to
96 kHz so your system can decode them.
[48 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signal. When this choice is made, this unit
automatically converts any 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signals to 48 kHz so your system can decode
them.
Check the documentation for your A/V Receiver or
Amplifier to verify its capabilities.
DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
This function allows you to listen to a movie at a
lower volume without losing clarity of sound.
[Off]
Turns off this function.
[On]
Compress the dynamic range of the Dolby
Digital or Dolby Digital Plus audio output.
[Auto]
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 the unit
is in complete stop mode.
System Setting 23
[NETWORK] menu
The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the
software update, Web Browser and online content
services.
Connection Setting
If your home network environment is ready to
connect the unit, the unit needs to be set the
wired or wireless network connection for network
communication. (See “Connecting to your Home
Network” on page 14.)
Connection Status
Wi-Fi Direct
This player is a Wi-Fi Direct™ certified device. Wi-Fi
Direct™ is the technology that devices to connect
each other without connecting to an Access point
or a router. Set this option to [On] for activating the
Wi-Fi Direct™ mode. Refer to page 26 for the device
connection.
[Country Setting]
Select your area for displaying proper services
and content on the [Premium] feature.
[OTHERS] menu
DivX® VOD
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video
format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi
Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device
that plays DivX video. Visit divx.com for more
information and software tools to convert your files
into DivX videos.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX
Certified® device must be registered in order to play
purchased DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) movies.
To obtain your registration code, locate the DivX
VOD section in your device setup menu. Go to vod.
divx.com for more information on how to complete
your registration.
[Register]
Displays the registration code of your unit.
[Deregister]
Deactivate your unit and display the
deactivation code.
,,Note
All the downloaded videos from DivX(R) VOD
with this unit’s registration code can only be
played on this unit.
3
System Setting
If you want to check the network status on this unit,
select the [Connection Status] options and press
ENTER (b) to check whether a connection to the
network and the internet have been established.
Premium
24 System Setting
Auto Power Off
Factory Set
The screen saver appears when you leave the unit
in Stop mode for about five minutes. If you set
this option to [On], the unit automatically turns
off within 25 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.
You can reset the unit to its original factory settings.
,,Note
If you reset the unit to its original factory
settings using [Factory Set] option, you have to
set all the activation for the online services and
network settings again.
Network Play
3
System Setting
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 6
are not always supported on [Network Play]
function.
Software
[Information]
Displays the current software version.
[Update]
You can update the software by connecting
the unit directly to the software update server
(see page 36).
Disclaimer Notice
Press ENTER (b) to view the notice of Network
Service Disclaimer.
Operating 25
General playback
Using [HOME] menu
The home menu appears when you press HOME
( ). Use W/S/A/D to select a category and
press ENTER (b).
Playing a file media from a
network server
This unit can play video, audio and photo files
located in a PC or a DLNA server through your
home network.
1. Check the network connection and settings
(page 14).
2.Press HOME (
).
3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Select a DLNA media server or a share folder
on your PC on the list using W/S, and press
ENTER (b).
a [Movie] - Plays video content.
b [Photo] - Plays photo content.
4
d
[Premium] - Displays the Premium Home
screen.
e [Setup] - Adjusts the system settings.
Playing a file media from a
USB device
If you want to rescan available media server,
press the green (G) colored button.
5. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
ENTER (b) to play the file.
,,Note
This unit can play video, audio and photo files
contained in the USB device.
yy The file requirements are described on page
6.
1. Insert a USB device into the USB port until it fits
into place.
yy The thumbnail of the unplayable files can
be displayed, but those cannot be played
on this unit.
2.Press HOME (
).
3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Select [USB] option using W/S, and press
ENTER (b).
5. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
d or ENTER (b) to play the file.
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.
Operating
c [Music] - Plays audio content.
26 Operating
Entering a network user ID and the
password
Depending on your PC’s environment, you may
need to enter a network user ID and the password
for accessing a shared folder.
1. The keyboard menu appears automatically if the
network user ID and the password are required.
2.Use W/S/A/D to select a character then
press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection on
the virtual keyboard.
To enter a letter with an accent mark, press m
(INFO/MENU) to display the extended character
set.
Wi-Fi Direct™ connection
Connecting to a Wi-Fi Direct™
certified device
This player can play movie, music and photo files
located in a Wi-Fi Direct™ certified device. The Wi-Fi
Direct™ technology make the player to be directely
connected to a Wi-Fi Direct™ certified device
without connecting to a network device such as an
access point.
1. Set the [Wi-Fi Direct] option on the [Setup]
menu to [On] (page 23).
2.Press HOME (
).
3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Select [Wi-Fi Direct] option using W/S, and
press ENTER (b).
4
Operating
[Cancel] – Clear all entered characters.
[Space] – Inserts a space at the cursor position.
[<–] – Deletes the previous character at the
cursor position.
[ABC / abc / #+-=&] – Change the keyboard
menu settings to capital letters, small letters or
symbols.
3. When you finish entering the network user ID
and password, select [OK] using W/S/A/D
and press ENTER (b) to access the folder.
5. Select a Wi-Fi Direct™ device on the list using
W/S, and press ENTER (b).
Wi-Fi Direct™ connection will be automatically
proceeded.
The network user ID and password will be
remembered after accessing the folder for your
convenience. If you do not want the network user
ID and password to be remembered, press red (R)
colored button to un-tick the [Remember] check
box before accessing the folder.
If the Wi-Fi Direct™ device supports the PIN
Code configuration method based on WPS(WiFi Protected Setup), select a device on the list
and press yellow (Y) coloured button. Note the
PIN number on the screen. And then, enter the
PIN number on a setting menu of the device to
connect.
If you want to rescan equipped Wi-Fi Direct™
device, press the green (G) coloured button.
Operating 27
6. Select a server that shared from the connected
Wi-Fi Direct™ device using W/S, and press
ENTER (b) to navigate the server.
Connecting to a Wi-Fi equipped
devices
This player can connect to a general Wi-Fi device
using Wi-Fi Direct™ function.
1. Set the [Wi-Fi Direct] option on the [Setup]
menu to [On] (page 23)
2.Press HOME (
).
3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
To select a server from the device list, files or
folders must be shared by DLNA server from the
connected Wi-Fi Direct™ device.
4. Select [Wi-Fi Direct] option using W/S, and
press ENTER (b).
7. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
ENTER (b) to play the file.
,,Note
yy For the purpose of the better transmission,
placing the player from the Wi-Fi Direct™
certified server as close as possible.
yy If you try to connect wireless network while
a device is connected by Wi-Fi Direct™
function , Wi-Fi Direct™ connection will be
force disconnected.
yy If this player and Wi-Fi Direct™ device
are connected to the different local area
network, Wi-Fi Direct™ connection may not
available.
yy If a Wi-Fi Direct™ certified device is not
in Wi-Fi Direct standby mode, this player
cannot find the device.
6. On your Wi-Fi device, make a network
connection to this player, using [Network name
(SSID)], [Security Option] and [Encription] at
step 5 above.
7. Press BACK (1) twice to display the device list.
Operating
yy This unit can connect only 1 device at a
time. Multiple connection is not available.
4
5. Press red (R) coloured button to display the
[Network name (SSID)], [Security Option] and
[Encription] of the player.
28 Operating
8. Select a server that shared from the connected
Wi-Fi device using W/S, and press ENTER (b)
to navigate the server.
Basic operations for video and
audio content
To stop playback
Press Z while playback.
To pause playback
Press M while playback.
Press d to resume playback.
To select a server from the device list, files or
folders must be shared by DLNA server from the
connected device.
9. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
ENTER (b) to play the file.
,,Note
4
In case of connection to a Wi-Fi equipped
device, PIN connection does not work.
To play frame-by-frame (Video)
Press M while movie playback.
Press M 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.
Operating
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 file
During playback, press C or V and hold for
two seconds to go to the next file or to return to
the beginning of the current track/file.
Press C twice briefly to step back to the previous
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 and hold for two seconds
to go to the previous or next content with same
type.
Operating 29
Basic operations for photo
content
Advanced playback
To play a slide show
Enlarge the playback image
Press d to start slide show.
To stop a slide show
Press Z while slide show.
To pause a slide show
Press M while slide show.
Press d 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.
1. During playback, press green (G) colored button
to display the [Zoom] menu.
2. Use red (R) or green (G) colored button to zoom
out or in the picture. You can move through the
zoomed picture using W/S/A/D buttons.
3. To return to the normal picture size, press yellow
(Y) colored button.
4. Press BACK (1) to exit the [Zoom] menu.
Repeat playback
During playback, press red (R) colored button
repeatedly to select a desired repeat mode.
Music files
:All – All the tracks or files will be played back
repeatedly.
l – The tracks or files will be played back in
random order.
l:All – All the tracks or files will be played
back repeatedly in random order.
To return to normal playback, press red (R) colored
button repeatedly to select [Off ].
Viewing content information
The unit can display the content information.
1. Select a file using W/S/A/D.
2.Press m (INFO/MENU) to display the option
menu.
3. Select the [Information] option using W/S,
and press ENTER (b).
The file information appears on the screen.
,,Note
The information displayed on the screen
may not correct comparing actual content
information.
4
Operating
;Track – The current track or file will be played
back repeatedly.
30 Operating
Changing content list view
Selecting a subtitle file
On the [Movie], [Music] or [Photo] 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.
Method 1
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.
4
Operating
,,Note
yy If you press Z while playback, the subtitle
selection is cancelled.
yy This function is not available for playing file
on a server via home network.
Method 2
1. On the content list, press m (INFO/MENU) to
display the option menu.
2.Use W/S to select the [View Change] option.
3.Press ENTER (b) to change the content list
view.
Operating
Options while viewing a photo
You can use various options during viewing a
photo in full screen.
1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press m
(INFO/MENU) to display the option menu.
2. Select an option using W/S.
31
Listening to music while slide
show
You can display photo files while listening to audio
files.
1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press m
(INFO/MENU) to display the option menu.
2.Use W/S to select [Music Select] option, and
press ENTER (b) to display the [Music Select]
menu.
3.Use W/S to select a device, and press ENTER
(b).
Device that you can select are differ depending
on the location of the photo file you are
displaying in full screen.
Photo location
a Current photo/Total number of photos
– Use A/D to view previous/next photo.
c Music Select – Select the background
music for the slide show (page 31).
USB
Share Folder (PC)
Share Folder (PC)
DLNA server
DLNA server
4.Use W/S to select a file or a folder you wish to
play.
d Music –Press ENTER (b) to start or pause
background music.
e Rotate – Press ENTER (b) to rotate the
photo clockwise.
f Zoom – Press ENTER (b) to display the
[Zoom] menu.
g Effect – Use A/D to select a transition
effect between photos in a slide show.
h Speed – Use A/D to select a delaying
speed between photos in a slide show.
3. Press BACK (1) to exit the option menu.
Select g and press ENTER (b) to display the
upper directory.
,,Note
When selecting the audio file from a server,
folder selection is not available. Only file
selection is available.
5.Use D to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to
complete music selection.
4
Operating
b Slide Show – Press ENTER (b) to start or
pause slide show.
Available Device
USB
32 Operating
On-Screen display
You can display and adjust various information and
settings about the content.
Playing from selected time
1.Press m (INFO/MENU) during playback. The
time search box shows the elapsed playing
time.
2. Select the [Time] option using W/S.
Displaying content information
1. While playback, press m (INFO/MENU) to show
various playback information.
3.Press A/D to skip the playback 60 seconds
forward or backward.
4. Starts playback from selected time.
,,Note
yy This function may not work on some titles.
yy This function may not work depending on
the file type and ability of the DLNA server.
Listening to a different audio
track
1. During playback, press m (INFO/MENU) to
display the On-Screen display.
4
Operating
2.Use W/S to select the [Audio] option.
a Title – current title number/total number of
titles
b Time – elapsed playing time/total playback
time
c Audio – selected audio language or channel
d Subtitle – selected subtitle.
e Code Page – selected subtitle code page
(page 30).
f TV Aspect Ratio – selected TV aspect Ratio.
g Picture Mode – selected picture mode.
2. Select an option using W/S.
3.Use A/D to adjust the selected option value.
4. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
,,Note
yy If no button is pressed for a few seconds,
the on-screen display disappears.
yy Available items may differ depending on
titles.
3.Use A/D to select desired audio language,
audio track or audio channel.
,,Note
Immediately after you have switched sound,
there may be a temporary discrepancy
between the display and actual sound.
Selecting a subtitle language
1. During playback, press m (INFO/MENU) to
display the On-Screen display.
2.Use W/S to select the [Subtitle] option.
3.Use A/D to select desired subtitle language.
4. Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen.
Operating 33
Using the Premium
You can use various content services via Internet
with the Premium feature.
1. Check the network connection and settings
(page 14).
2.Press HOME (
).
3. Select the [Premium] using A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
4. Select an online service using W/S/A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
,,Note
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 Using Premium features with wireless
network connection may result in improper
streaming speed by interference from
household devices that are using radio
frequencies.
yy When you are first time to access [Premium]
feature, current country setting appears. If
you want to change the country setting,
select [Edit] and press ENTER (b).
4
Operating
yy Detailed information of each service,
contact to the content provider or visit
support link of the service.
34 Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
General
Symptom
Cause & Solution
No Power.
yy Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely.
Cannot play movie, 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.
yy We recommend using alkaline batteries.
The connected USB storage
device is not recognized.
yy Try another different USB cable, some of USB cable may not support
enough current for normal USB operation.
yy If you use a 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.
yy This unit supports only USB Flash Drive and USB External HDD with
FAT16, FAT32 or NTFS format.
5
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 Check the [HDMI Color Setting] in the [Setup] menu is set to the
appropriate item that conforms to your video connection.
yy Your TV may not support the resolution you have set on the unit.
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 Set the resolution which your TV accepts.
Troubleshooting 35
Resetting
Symptom
Cause & Solution
You can reset the unit as
follows.
yy Press RESET button on the unit. This will force the unit to power off.
yy Unplug the power cord, wait at least five seconds, and then plug it in
again.
Network
Symptom
Cause & Solution
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.
Shared folder or files from your
PC or a media server are not
displayed on the device list.
yy The fire wall or anti-virus software on your media server is running.
Turn off the fire wall or anti-virus software running on your PC or
media server.
yy The unit is not connected to the local area network that your PC or
the media server are connected.
yy The wireless communication may be interrupted from household
devices that are using radio frequencies. Move the unit away from
them.
Access point is not displayed on
the “Access point name” list.
yy The access point or wireless LAN router may not broadcast its SSID.
Set your access point to broadcast its SSID through your computer.
yy Your network device such as access point may not set with
available frequency range and channel that this unit can support.
Try setting the frequency range and channel on the network
device setting.
Customer support
You can update the Unit using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new
features. To obtain the latest software for this unit (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.
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Troubleshooting
Cannot connect the unit to the
access point or wireless LAN
router.
36 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 unit will inform you about the
update as follows.
Option 1:
1. The update menu will appear on the screen
when you turn on the unit.
2.Use A/D to select a desired option and then
press ENTER (b).
Software update
You can update the unit 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 unit,
remove USB Device from the unit.
yy Before updating the software in your unit,
turn the unit off and then turn it back on.
yy During the software update procedure,
do not turn off the unit 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 14).
2. Select [Software] option in the [Setup] menu
then press ENTER (b).
3. Select [Update] option, and press ENTER (b).
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[OK]
Starts the software update.
[Cancel]
Exits the update menu and
displays it next booting.
[Hide]
Exits the update menu and
it does not appear until next
software is uploaded in the
update server.
The unit will check for the newest update.
,,Note
Option 2:
yy Pressing ENTER (b) while checking for the
update will end the process.
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.
yy If there is no update available, the Message,
“No update is found.” appears. Press ENTER
(b) to return to the [Home Menu].
4. If a newer version exists, the message “Do you
want to update?” appears.
5. Select [OK] to start update. (Selecting [Cancel]
will end the update.)
>>Caution
Do not turn off the power during the software
update.
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6. When update is completed, the message,
“Update is complete.” will appear, and then
power will turn off automatically after 5
seconds.
7. Turn the power back on. The system now
operates with the new version.
,,Note
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
unit. Refer to “Customer Support” on page 35.
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-compatiable
digital media server.
,,Note
yy The Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials CDROM is designed for PCs and should not be
inserted in this unit or in any product other
than a PC.
yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
CD-ROM is a customized software edition
only for sharing files and folders to this unit.
yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software does not support following
functions: Transcoding, Remote UI, TV
control, Internet services and Apple iTunes
yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software can be downloaded at http://www.
lg.com/global/support. Find the download
link on the web page of this product.
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.
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 Windows Vista® 64-bit edition (application runs
in 32-bit mode)
yy Windows® 7 64-bit edition (application runs in
32-bit mode)
yy Hard drive space: 200 MB hard drive space for a
typical installation of Nero MediaHome standalone
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System requirements
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38 Appendix
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
Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
Windows
yy Network environment: 100 Mb Ethernet, WLAN
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:
Macintosh
1. Close all Microsoft Windows programs and exit
any anti-virus software that may be running.
yy Windows® Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher
yy DirectX® 9.0c revision 30 (August 2006) or higher
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
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.
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9. If you want to take part in the anonymous
collection of data, select the check box and click
the [Next] button.
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10.Click the [Exit] button to complete the
installation.
Appendix 39
MAC OS X
Sharing files and folders
1. Start up your computer, and insert the supplied
CD-ROM disc into your computer’s CD-ROM
drive.
On your computer, you must share the folder
contained video, audio and/or photo content to
play them on this player.
2. Browse the CD-ROM drive and open the
“MediaHome_4_Essentials_MAC” folder.
This parts explains the procedure for selecting the
shared folders on your computer.
3. Double-click the “Nero MediaHome.dmg” image
file. The Nero MediaHome window is opened.
1. Double-click the “Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials”
icon.
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.
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.
5. You can now start the application by doubleclicking the Nero MediaHome icon in the
location you dragged it to.
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 unit, 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
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40 Appendix
Trademarks and
licenses
DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are
trademarks of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries
and are used under license.
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition
Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered
trademarks of HDMI licensing LLC.
Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol
are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
DLNA®, the DLNA Logo and DLNA CERTIFIED® are
trademarks, service marks, or certification marks
of the Digital Living Network Alliance.
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The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Logo is a certification mark
of the Wi-Fi Alliance.
DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD
1080p, including premium content.
Covered by one or more of the following
U.S. patents : 7,295,673; 7,460,668; 7,515,710;
7,519,274
Appendix
41
Audio output specifications
Jack/Setting Source
Digital Output (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT) *3
PCM Stereo
Primary Pass-Thru
Dolby Digital
PCM 2ch
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
PCM 2ch
Dolby Digital
Linear PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
Jack/Setting
Source
HDMI OUT
PCM Stereo
Primary Pass-Thru *1 *2
Dolby Digital
PCM 2ch
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
PCM 2ch
Dolby Digital Plus
Linear PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
yy You must select a digital audio output and
a maximum sampling frequency that your
Amplifier (or AV receiver) accepts using [Digital
Output], [HDMI] and [Sampling Freq.] options on
the [Setup] menu (see page 22).
*2 This unit automatically selects the HDMI audio
according to the decoding capability of the
connected HDMI device even though [HDMI]
option is set to [Primary Pass-Thru].
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.
*3 On the [Digital Output] audio output, the
sampling frequency of DIGITAL AUDIO OUT is
limited to 96 kHz.
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 If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to your
TV with High Speed HDMI™ Cable and Dolby
Digital Plus is outputted from HDMI OUT jack,
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack is limited to “PCM 2ch”
(When the HDMI and DIGITAL AUDIO OUT are
connected simultaneously).
yy The audio is outputted as PCM 48 kHz/16 bit for
MP3/WMA file.
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*1 The secondary and interactive audio may not
be included in the output bitstream if [Digital
Output] or [HDMI] option is set to [Primary PassThru]. (Except LPCM Codec: the output always
include interactive and secondary audio.)
42 Appendix
Specifications
General
Power Supply
Power consumption
Refer to the main label or refer to the main label on the bottom
AC adapter
DA-18B12
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 110 x 29 x 110 mm
Net Weight (Approx.)
0.28 kg
Operating temperature
5 °C to 35 °C
Operating humidity
5 % to 90 %
Outputs
HDMI OUT (video/audio)
19 pin (Type A, HDMI™ Connector)
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL)
3 V (p-p), Optical jack x 1
System
Signal system
Standard PAL color TV system
LAN port
Ethernet jack x 1, 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX
Wireless LAN (internal antenna)
IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4 GHz band)
Bus Power Supply (USB)
DC 5 V 0 500 mA
yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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Appendix 43
Maintenance
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 unit, 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.
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-to-date
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.
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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.
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