OWNER’S MANUAL
Blu-ray Disc™/DVD Player
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
BD660
P/NO : SAC35093911
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Safety Information
CAUTION
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: This product employs a Laser System.
To ensure proper use of this product, please read
this owner’s manual carefully and retain it for future
reference. Shall the unit require maintenance,
contact an authorized service centre.
Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of
procedures other than those specified herein may
result in hazardous radiation exposure.
To prevent direct exposure to laser beam, do not try
to open the enclosure. Visible laser radiation when
open. DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM.
CAUTION concerning the Power Cord
Most appliances recommend they be placed upon
a dedicated circuit;
That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only
that appliance and has no additional outlets or
branch circuits. Check the specification page of this
owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall
outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged
wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or
damaged or cracked wire insulation are dangerous.
Any of these conditions could result in electric
shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your
appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage
or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the
appliance, and have the cord replaced with an
exact replacement part by an authorized service
centre. Protect the power cord from physical or
mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked,
pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay
particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and
the point where the cord exits the appliance. To
disconnect power from the mains, pull out the
mains cord plug. When installing the product,
ensure that the plug is easily accessible.
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RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
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This device is equipped with a portable battery or
accumulator.
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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.
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.
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Notes on Copyrights
yy Furthermore, BD-ROM Mark and BD+ are
additionally used as content protection systems
for Blu-ray Disc format, which imposes certain
restrictions including playback restrictions for
BD-ROM Mark and/or BD+ protected contents.
To obtain additional information on AACS, BDROM Mark, BD+, or this product, please contact
an authorized Customer Service Centre.
yy Many BD-ROM/DVD discs are encoded with
copy protection. Because of this, you should only
connect your player directly to your TV, not to a
VCR. Connecting to a VCR results in a distorted
picture from copy-protected discs.
yy This product incorporates copyright protection
technology that is protected by U.S. patents
and other intellectual property rights. Use of
this copyright protection technology must be
authorized by Rovi, and is intended for home and
other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise
authorized by Rovi. Reverse engineering or
disassembly is prohibited.
yy Under the U.S. Copyright laws and Copyright
laws of other countries, unauthorized recording,
use, display, distribution, or revision of television
programs, videotapes, BD-ROM discs, DVDs, CDs
and other materials may subject you to civil and/
or criminal liability.
Important Notice for TV colour
system
The colour system of this player differs according to
currently playing discs.
For example, when the player plays the disc
recorded in the NTSC colour system, the image is
output as an NTSC signal.
Only the multi system colour TV can receive all
signals output from the player.
yy If you have a PAL colour system TV, you will see
just distorted images when using discs or video
contents recorded in NTSC.
yy The multi system colour TV changes the colour
system automatically according to input signals.
In case that the colour system is not changed
automatically, turn it off and then on to see
normal images on screen.
yy Even if the disc recorded in NTSC colour system
are well displayed on your TV, these may not be
recorded correctly on your recorder.
Regional Code
This unit has a regional code printed on the rear of
the unit. This unit can play only BD-ROM or DVD
discs labelled same as the rear of the unit or “ALL”.
System Select (Optional)
Remove any disc that might be in the unit, open
the disc tray using the B (OPEN/CLOSE) button
and then,Press and hold PAUSE (M) for more than
five seconds to be able to select a system (PAL /
NTSC /AUTO).
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yy Because AACS (Advanced Access Content
System) is approved as content protection
system for Blu-ray Disc format, similar to use of
CSS (Content Scramble System) for DVD format,
certain restrictions are imposed on playback,
analogue signal output, etc., of AACS protected
contents. The operation of this product and
restrictions on this product may vary depending
on your time of purchase as those restrictions
may be adopted and/or changed by AACS after
the production of this product.
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
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Safety Information
– Regional Code
– System Select (Optional)
Introduction
– Playable Discs and symbols used in
this manual
– About the “7” Symbol Display
– File compatibility
– AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High
Definition)
– About DLNA
– Certain System Requirements
– LG Remote
– Compatibility Notes
Remote control
Front panel
Rear panel
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Connecting to Your TV
– HDMI Connection
– What is SIMPLINK?
– Video/Audio (Left/Right) Connection
– Resolution Setting
Connecting to an Amplifier
– About Digital Multi-channel sound
– Connecting to an Amplifier via HDMI
Output
18 – Connecting to an Amplifier via Digital
Audio Output
19 – Connecting to an Amplifier via 2
Channel Audio Output
19 Connecting to your Home Network
19 – Wired network connection
20 – Wired Network Setup
22 USB device connection
22 – Playback content in the USB device
3 System Setting
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Settings
– Adjust the Setup Settings
– [DISPLAY] Menu
– [LANGUAGE] Menu
– [AUDIO] Menu
– [LOCK] Menu
– [NETWORK] Menu
– [OTHERS] Menu
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General Playback
– Using [HOME] menu
– Playing a Disc
– Playing a file on a disc/USB device
– Playing Blu-ray 3D disc
– Enjoying BD-LiveTM
– Playing a file on a network server
– Basic operations for video and audio
content
– Basic operations for photo content
– Using the disc menu
– Resume playback
Advanced Playback
– Repeat Playback
– Repeating a specific portion
– Enlarge the playback image
– Marker Search
– Using the search menu
– Changing content list view
– Viewing content information
– Selecting a subtitle file
– Last Scene Memory
– Options while viewing a photo
– Listening to music while slide show
On-Screen display
– Displaying content information onscreen
– Playing from selected time
– Hearing a different audio
– Selecting a subtitle language
– Watching from a different angle
– Changing the TV Aspect Ratio
– Changing the Picture Mode
– Changing subtitle code page
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40 Audio CD Recording
41 Enjoying the NetCast™ Entertainment
Access
5 Troubleshooting
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Troubleshooting
– General
– Network
– Picture
– Sound
– Customer Support
– Open source software notice
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6 Appendix
45 Controlling a TV with the Supplied
Remote Control
45 – Setting up the remote to control your
TV
46 Network Software Update
46 – Network update notification
46 – Software Update
47 About Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
47 – Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
48 – Sharing files and folders
49 Area Code List
50 Language Code List
51 Trademarks and Licenses
52 Audio Output Specifications
54 Specifications
55 Maintenance
55 – Handling the Unit
55 – Notes on Discs
56 Important Information Relating to
Network Services
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Introduction
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Playable Discs and symbols used in this manual
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Media/Term
Logo
Symbol
e
Description
yy Discs such as movies that can be purchased or
rented.
yy “Blu-ray 3D” discs and “Blu-ray 3D ONLY” discs
yy BD-R/RE discs that are recorded in BDAV format.
Blu-ray
y
u
i
r
DVD-ROM
yy BD-R/RE discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
yy Discs such as movies that can be purchased or
rented.
yy Video mode and finalized only
yy Supports the dual layer disc also
DVD-R
DVD-RW
DVD+R
DVD+RW
(8 cm / 12
cm disc)
o
Finalized AVCHD format
y
u
i
yy DVD±R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
DVD-RW
(VR)
(8 cm / 12
cm disc)
r
Audio CD
(8 cm / 12
cm disc)
t
CD-R/RW
(8 cm / 12
cm disc)
y
u
i
yy CD-R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
,
>
Indicates special notes and operating features.
VR mode and finalized only
Note
–
Caution
–
Audio CD
yy ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
Indicates cautions for preventing possible
damages from abuse.
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yy Depending on the recording software & the
finalization, some recorded discs (CD-R/RW,
DVD±R/RW, BD-R/RE) may not be playable.
yy BD-R/RE, DVD±R/RW and CD-R/RW discs
recorded using a personal computer or a
DVD or CD Recorder may not play if the
disc is damaged or dirty, or if there is dirt or
condensation on the player’s lens.
yy If you record a disc using a personal
computer, even if it is recorded in a
compatible format, there are cases in which
it may not play because of the settings of
the application software used to create the
disc. (Check with the software publisher for
more detailed information.)
yy This player requires discs and recordings to
meet certain technical standards in order to
achieve optimal playback quality.
yy Pre-recorded DVDs are automatically set to
these standards. There are many different
types of recordable disc formats (including
CD-R containing MP3 or WMA files) and
these require certain pre-existing conditions
to ensure compatible playback.
yy Customers should note that permission
is required in order to download MP3 /
WMA files and music from the Internet.
Our company has no right to grant such
permission. Permission should always be
sought from the copyright owner.
yy You have to set the disc format option
to [Mastered] in order to make the discs
compatible with the LG players when
formatting rewritable discs. When setting
the option to Live System, you cannot use
it on LG player. (Mastered/Live File System :
Disc format system for windows Vista)
About the “7” Symbol Display
“7” may appear on your TV display during
operation and indicates that the function explained
in this owner’s manual is not available on that
specific media.
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yy Depending on the conditions of the
recording equipment or the CD-R/RW (or
DVD±R/RW) disc itself, some CD-R/RW (or
DVD±R/RW) discs cannot be played on the
unit.
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File compatibility
Movie files
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File
Location
File
Extension
Codec Format
Disc,
USB
“.divx”, “.avi”,
“.mpg”, “.mpeg”,
“.mkv”, “.mp4”,
“.asf”, “.wmv”,
“.m4v” (DRM
free)
DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx,
DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx
(standard playback
only), XVID, MPEG1 SS,
H.264/MPEG-4 AVC,
MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS
Dolby Digital,
DTS, MP3,
WMA, AAC,
AC3
SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi),
SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt),
MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), VobSub
(.sub), SubViewer 1.0 (.sub),
SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/.txt), TMPlayer
(.txt), DVD Subtitle System (.txt)
“.avi”, “.divx”,
DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx,
“.mpg”, “.mpeg”, DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx
“.mkv”, “.mp4”
(standard playback
only), XVID, MPEG1 SS,
H.264/MPEG-4 AVC,
MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS
Dolby Digital,
DTS, MP3,
WMA, AAC,
AC3
SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi),
SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt),
MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), SubViewer
1.0 (.sub), SubViewer 2.0 (.sub/
.txt), TMPlayer (.txt), DVD Subtitle
System (.txt)
DLNA,
PC
Audio Format
Subtitle
Music files
File
Location
Disc,
USB,
DLNA,
PC
File
Extension
“.divx”, “.mp3”,
“.wma”, “.wav”,
“.m4a” (DRM
free)
Sampling Frequency
within 32 - 48 kHz
(WMA),
within 16 - 48 kHz (MP3)
Bitrate
within 32 - 192
kbps (WMA),
within 32 - 320
kbps (MP3)
Note
Some WAV files are
not supported on this
player.
Photo files
File
Location
Disc,
USB,
DLNA,
PC
File
Extension
“.jpg”, “.jpeg”,
“.png”
Recommended
Size
Note
Less than 4,000 x 3,000 x 24 bit/pixel Progressive and lossless
Less than 3,000 x 3,000 x 32 bit/pixel compression photo image files
are not supported.
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yy The file name is limited to 180 characters.
yy A “avi” file which is encoded “WMV 9 codec”
is not supported.
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.
yy The file requirements on 10 are not
always compatible. There may have some
restrictions by file features and media
server’s ability.
yy Playing a movie subtitle files are only
available on share folder of a PC or DLNA
media server created by supplied Nero
MediaHome 4 Essentials software on this
player package.
yy The files from removable media such as USB
drive, DVD-drive etc. on your media server
may not be shared properly.
yy This unit cannot support the ID3 Tag
embedded MP3 file.
yy The total playback time of music file
indicated on the screen may not correct for
VBR files.
,,Note
yy This player supports UTF-8 files even it
contains Unicode subtitle contents. This
player can not support the pure Unicode
subtitle files.
yy Depending on the types of file or ways of
recording, it may not play back.
yy A disc which was recorded by multi-session
on normal PC is not supported on this
player.
yy To be playback a movie file, movie file name
and Subtitle file name must be the same.
yy If video codec is MPEG2 TS or MPEG2 PS,
subtitle does not play back.
yy The total playback time of music file
indicated on the screen may not correct for
VBR files.
AVCHD (Advanced Video
Codec High Definition)
yy This player can playback AVCHD format discs.
These discs are normally recorded and used in
camcorders.
yy The AVCHD format is a high definition digital
video camera format.
yy The MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format is capable of
compressing images at higher efficiency than
that of the conventional image compressing
format.
yy HD video files contained on the CD or USB
1.0/1.1 may not played properly. Blu-ray
Disc, DVD or USB 2.0 are recommended to
play back HD video files.
yy This player can playback AVCHD discs using
“x.v.Colour” format.
yy This player supports H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
profile Main, High at Level 4.1. For a file
with higher level, the warning message will
appear on the screen.
yy AVCHD format discs need to be finalized.
yy This player does not support files that are
recorded with GMC*1 or Qpel*2.
*1 GMC – Global Motion Compensation
*2 Qpel – Quarter pixel
yy Some AVCHD format discs may not play
depending on the recording condition.
yy “x.v.Colour” offers a wider Colour range than
normal DVD camcorder discs.
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yy Depending on the size and number of the
files, it may take several minutes to read the
contents on the media.
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About DLNA
LG Remote
This Player is a DLNA Certified digital media player
that can display and play movie, photo and music
content from your DLNA-compatible digital media
server (PC and Consumer Electronics).
You can control this player with your iPhone
or Android phone via your home network. This
player and your phone must be connected to your
wireless network device such as access point.
Visit “Apple iTunes” or “Google Apps Marketplace” for
detailed information of “LG Remote”.
The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) is a
cross-industry organization of consumer electronics,
computing industry and mobile device companies.
Digital Living provides consumers with easy sharing
of digital media through your home network.
The DLNA certification logo makes it easy
to find products that comply with the DLNA
Interoperability Guidelines. This unit complies with
DLNA Interoperability Guidelines v1.5.
When a PC running DLNA server software or
other DLNA compatible device is connected to
this player, some setting changes of software or
other devices may be required. Please refer to the
operating instructions for the software or device for
more information.
Certain System Requirements
For high definition video playback:
yy High definition display that has HDMI input jacks.
yy BD-ROM disc with high definition content.
yy HDMI or HDCP capable DVI input on your display
device is required for some content (as specified
by disc authors).
For Dolby® Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD
multi-channel audio playback:
yy An amplifier/receiver with a built-in (Dolby
Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS or
DTS-HD) decoder.
yy Main, centre, surround speakers and subwoofer
as necessary for chosen format.
For playing files on your PC’s share folder via your
home network, the PC requires below.
yy Windows® XP (Service Pack 2 or higher),
Windows Vista® (no Service Pack required)
Windows 7® (no Service Pack required)
yy 1.2 GHz Intel® Pentium® III or AMD
Sempron™ 2200+ processors
yy Network environment: 100 Mb Ethernet, WLAN
yy More than 1 folder on your PC has to be shared.
Visit suppot link of your operating system for
more information on file share settings.
,,Note
“LG Remote” function could be supported
through updating the Network Software in the
first half of 2011. We recommend update of
the player using the latest software to add this
feature. (See page 46)
Compatibility Notes
yy Because BD-ROM is a new format, certain disc,
digital connection and other compatibility issues
are possible. If you experience compatibility
problems, please contact an authorized
Customer Service Centre.
yy This unit allows you to enjoy functions such
as picture-in-picture, secondary audio and
Virtual packages, etc., with BD-ROM supporting
BONUSVIEW (BD-ROM version 2 Profile 1 version
1.1/ Final Standard Profile). Secondary video and
audio can be played from a disc compatible with
the picture-in-picture function. For the playback
method, refer to the instructions in the disc.
yy Viewing high-definition content and upconverting standard DVD content may require a
HDMI-capable input or HDCP-capable DVI input
on your display device.
yy Some BD-ROM and DVD discs may restrict the
use of some operation commands or features.
yy Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD are
supported with maximum 7.1 channels if you
use HDMI connection for the audio output of the
unit.
yy You can use a USB device to store some discs
related information, including downloaded online content. The disc you are using will control
how long this information is retained.
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Remote control
• • • • • • a • • • • • • B (OPEN/CLOSE): Opens and
closes the disc tray.
0-9 numerical buttons: Selects
numbered options in a menu or
inputs letters in the keypad menu.
CLEAR: Removes a mark on the
search menu or a number when
setting the password.
REPEAT (h): Repeats a desired
section or sequence.
• • • • • • b • • • • • •
c/v (SCAN): Searches
backward or forward.
C/V (SKIP): Goes to the
next or previous chapter / track /
file.
Z (STOP): Stops playback.
d (PLAY): Starts playback.
M (PAUSE): Pauses playback.
• • • • • • c • • • • • •
HOME (n): Displays or exits the
[Home Menu].
SEARCH: Displays or exits the
search menu.
Battery Installation
INFO/DISPLAY (m): Displays or
exits On-Screen Display.
Direction buttons: Selects an
option in the menu.
ENTER (b): Acknowledges menu
selection.
Remove the battery cover on the
rear of the Remote Control, and
insert two R03 (size AAA) batteries
with 4 and 5 matched correctly.
BACK (x): Exits the menu or
resumes playback. The resume
play function may not work
depending on the BD-ROM disc.
TITLE/POP-UP: Displays the DVD
title menu or BD-ROM’s pop-up
menu, if available.
DISC MENU: Accesses menu on a
disc.
• • • • • • d • • • • • •
Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons:
Use to navigate BD-ROM menus.
They are also used for [MOVIE],
[PHOTO], [MUSIC] or [NetCast].
MARKER: Marks any point during
playback.
* : The button is not available for
any function.
ZOOM: Displays or exits the
[Zoom] menu.
TV Control Buttons: See page 45.
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1 (POWER): Switches the player
ON or OFF.
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Front panel
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a Disc Tray
e N (PLAY / PAUSE)
b Display Window
f Z (STOP)
c Remote Sensor
g 1 (POWER) Button
d B (OPEN/CLOSE)
h USB Port
Rear panel
a AC power cord
e DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL)
b VIDEO OUT
f LAN port
c 2CH AUDIO OUT (Left/Right)
d HDMI OUT
Connecting
Connecting to Your TV
Make one of the following connections, depending
on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
yy HDMI connection (page 15)
yy Video connection (page 16)
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HDMI Connection
If you have a HDMI TV or monitor, you can connect
it to this player using a HDMI cable (Type A, High
Speed HDMITM Cable). Connect the HDMI jack on
the player to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible
TV or monitor.
,,Note
yy Depending on your TV and other
equipment you wish to connect, there are
various ways you could connect the player.
Use only one of the connections described
in this manual.
Rear of the unit
Connecting
yy Please refer to the manuals of your TV,
Stereo System or other devices as necessary
to make the best connections.
yy Do not connect the player’s AUDIO OUT
jack to the phono in jack (record player) of
your audio system.
yy Do not connect your player via your VCR.
The image could be distorted by the copy
protection system.
2
TV
HDMI
cable
Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s
manual).
Additional Information for HDMI
yy When you connect a HDMI or DVI compatible
device make sure of the following:
-- Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and
this player. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI
device and leave it for around 30 seconds,
then switch on this player.
-- The connected device’s video input is set
correctly for this unit.
-- The connected device is compatible with
720x576p, 1280x720p, 1920x1080i or
1920x1080p video input.
yy Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices
will work with this player.
-- The picture will not be displayed properly
with non-HDCP device.
-- This player does not playback and TV screen
is changed to black screen.
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Connecting
,,Note
yy If a connected HDMI device does not accept
the audio output of the player, the HDMI
device’s audio sound may be distorted or
may not output.
yy When you use HDMI connection, you can
change the resolution for the HDMI output.
(Refer to “Resolution Setting” on page 16.)
2
Video/Audio (Left/Right)
Connection
Connect the VIDEO OUT jack on the player to the
video in jack on the TV using a video cable. Connect
the left and right AUDIO OUT jacks of the player to
the audio left and right IN jacks on the TV using the
audio cables.
Connecting
yy Select the type of video output from the
HDMI OUT jack using [HDMI Color Setting]
option on the [Setup] menu (see page 24).
Rear of the unit
yy Changing the resolution when the
connection has already been established
may result in malfunctions. To solve the
problem, turn off the player and then turn it
on again.
yy When the HDMI connection with HDCP
is not verified, TV screen is changed to
black screen. In this case, check the HDMI
connection, or disconnect the HDMI cable.
yy If there are noises or lines on the screen,
please check the HDMI cable (length is
generally limited to 4.5 m(15 ft.)).
Audio
/ Video cable
TV
What is SIMPLINK?
Some functions of this unit are controlled by the
TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with
SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connection.
Resolution Setting
Controllable functions by LG TV’s remote control;
Play, Pause, Scan, Skip, Stop, Power Off, etc.
The player provides several output resolutions for
HDMI OUT. You can change the resolution using
[Setup] menu.
Refer to the TV owner’s manual for the details of
SIMPLINK function.
1. Press HOME (n).
LG TV’s with SIMPLINK function has the logo as
shown above.
,,Note
Depending on the disc type or playing status,
some SIMPLINK operation may differ from your
purpose or not work.
2. 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.
Connecting
4. Use W/S to select the [Resolution] option
then press ENTER (b) to move to the third level.
17
Connecting to an
Amplifier
Make one of the following connections, depending
on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
yy HDMI Audio connection (page 18)
yy Digital Audio connection (page 18)
,,Note
yy If your TV does not accept the resolution
you have set on the player, you can set
resolution to 576p as follows:
1. Press B to open the disc tray.
2. Press Z (STOP) for more than 5 seconds.
yy When you set the resolution to 576i with
HDMI connection, actual resolution is
outputted to 576p.
yy If you select a resolution manually and then
connect the HDMI jack to TV and your TV
does not accept it, the resolution setting is
set to [Auto].
yy If you select a resolution that your TV
does not accept, the warning message
will appear. After resolution change,
if you cannot see the screen, please
wait 20 seconds and the resolution will
automatically revert back to the previous
resolution.
yy The 1080p video output frame rate may
be automatically set to either 24 Hz or
50 Hz depending both on the capability
and preference of the connected TV and
based on the native video frame rate of the
content on the BD-ROM disc.
yy The resolution of the VIDEO OUT jack is
always outputted at 576i resolution.
yy 2CH Analogue Audio connection (page 19)
Since many factors affect the type of audio output,
see “Audio Output Specifications” for details (page
52).
About Digital Multi-channel
sound
A digital multi-channel connection provides the
best sound quality. For this, you need a multichannel Audio/Video Receiver that supports one
or more of the audio formats supported by your
player. Check the logos on the front of the Audio/
Video receiver and the manual. (PCM Stereo, PCM
Multi-Ch, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby
TrueHD, DTS and/or DTS-HD)
2
Connecting
5. Use W/S to select the desired resolution then
press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection.
18
Connecting
Connecting to an Amplifier via
HDMI Output
Connecting to an Amplifier via
Digital Audio Output
Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the
corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a
HDMI cable.
Connect the player’s DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack
to the corresponding in jack (OPTICAL) on your
amplifier using an optional digital audio cable.
Rear of the unit
Rear of the unit
2
Connecting
Optical
cable
HDMI cable
Receiver/Amplifier
TV
HDMI
cable
Receiver/Amplifier
Connect the amplifier’s HDMI output jack to HDMI
input jack on your TV using a HDMI cable if your
amplifier has HDMI output jack.
You will need to activate the player’s digital output.
(See “[AUDIO] Menu” on page 25.)
You will need to activate the player’s digital output.
(See “[AUDIO] Menu” on page 25.)
Connecting
Connecting to an Amplifier via
2 Channel Audio Output
Connect the Left and Right 2CH AUDIO OUT jacks
on the player to the audio left and right in jacks
on your amplifier, receiver, or stereo system using
audio cables.
Rear of the unit
19
Connecting to your
Home Network
This player can be connected to a local area
network (LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel.
By connecting the unit to a broadband home
network, you have access to services such as
software updates, BD-Live interactivity and
streaming services.
Using a wired network provides the best
performance, because the attached devices
connect directly to the network and are not subject
to radio frequency interference.
Please refer to the documentation for your network
device for further instructions.
Audio cable
Receiver/Amplifier
Connect the player’s LAN port to the corresponding
port on your Modem or Router using a
commercially available LAN or Ethernet cable.
Connecting
Wired network connection
2
20 Connecting
,,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.
2
Connecting
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 player must be
connected to the same local area network
with them via a router.
Wired Network Setup
If there is a DHCP server on the local area network
(LAN) via wired connection, this player will
automatically be allocated an IP address. After
making the physical connection, a small number of
home networks may require the player’s network
setting to be adjusted. Adjust the [NETWORK]
setting as follow.
Preparation
Before setting the wired network, you need to
connect the broadband internet to your home
network.
1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the
[Setup] menu then press ENTER (b).
Broadband
service
2. Select [Yes] and press ENTER (b) to continue.
The new connection settings reset the current
network settings.
Router
3. Use W/S/A/D to select the IP mode
between [Dynamic] and [Static].
Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP
address automatically.
PC and/or
DLNA certified
server
,,Note
If there is no DHCP server on the network and
you want to set the IP address manually, select
[Static] then set [IP Address], [Subnet Mask],
[Gateway] and [DNS Server] using
W/S/A/D and numerical buttons. If you
make a mistake while entering a number, press
CLEAR to clear the highlighted part.
Rear of the unit
4. Select [OK] and press ENTER (b) to apply
network settings.
Connecting
5. The player 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.
21
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 You must use a Router to use xDSL service.
Notes on Network Connection:
yy Many network connection problems during
set up can often be fixed by re-setting the
router or modem. After connecting the player
to the home network, quickly power off and/
or disconnect the power cable of the home
network router or cable modem. Then power on
and/or connect the power cable again.
yy Depending on the internet service provider (ISP),
the number of devices that can receive internet
service may be limited by the applicable terms
of service. For details, contact your ISP.
yy Our company is not responsible for any
malfunction of the player and/or the internet
connection feature due to communication
errors/malfunctions associated with your
broadband internet connection, or other
connected equipment.
yy The features of BD-ROM discs made available
through the Internet Connection feature are not
created or provided by our company, and our
company is not responsible for their functionality
or continued availability. Some disc related
material available by the Internet Connection
may not be compatible with this player. If you
have questions about such content, please
contact the producer of the disc.
yy Some internet contents may require a higher
bandwidth connection.
yy Even if the player is properly connected and
configured, some internet contents may not
operate properly because of internet congestion,
the quality or bandwidth of your internet service,
or problems at the provider of the content.
yy A DSL modem is required to use DSL service and
a cable modem is required to use cable modem
service. Depending on the access method of and
subscriber agreement with your ISP, you may not
be able to use the internet connection feature
contained in this player or you may be limited
to the number of devices you can connect at
the same time. (If your ISP limits subscription to
one device, this player may not be allowed to
connect when a PC is already connected.)
yy The use of a “Router” may not be allowed or its
usage may be limited depending on the policies
and restrictions of your ISP. For details, contact
your ISP directly.
2
Connecting
yy A 10 Base-T or 100 Base-TX LAN port is required
for wired connection to this player. If your
internet service does not allow for such a
connection, you will not be able to connect the
player.
22 Connecting
USB device connection
This player can play movie, music and photo files
contained in the USB device.
Playback content in the USB
device
2
1. Insert a USB device to the USB port until it fits
into place.
,,Note
yy This player supports USB flash drive/
external HDD formatted in FAT16, FAT32 and
NTFS when accessing files (music, photo,
movie). However, for BD-Live and Audio CD
recording, only FAT16 and FAT32 formats
are supported. Use the USB flash drive/
external HDD formatted in either FAT16 or
FAT32 when using BD-Live and Audio CD
recording.
Connecting
yy The USB device can be used for the local
storage for enjoying BD-Live discs with
Internet.
yy This unit can support up to 4 partitions of
the USB device.
yy Do not extract the USB device during
operation (play, etc.).
When you connect the USB device on the HOME
menu, the player plays a music file contained in the
USB storage device automatically. If the USB storage
device is containing various types of files, a menu
for the file type selection will appear.
File loading may takes few minutes depending on
the number of content stored in the USB storage
device. Press ENTER (b) while [Cancel] is selected
to stop loading.
2. Press HOME (n).
3. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Select the [USB] option using W/S, and press
ENTER (b).
yy A USB device which requires additional
program installation when you have
connected it to a computer, is not
supported.
yy USB device: USB device that supports
USB1.1 and USB2.0.
yy Movie, music and photo files can be played.
For details of operations on each file, refer
to relevant pages.
yy Regular back up is recommended to
prevent data loss.
yy If you use a USB extension cable, USB HUB
or USB Multi-reader, the USB device may not
be recognized.
yy Some USB device may not work with this
unit.
yy Digital camera and mobile phone are not
supported.
yy USB Port of the unit cannot be connected
to PC. The unit cannot be used as a storage
device.
5. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
PLAY or ENTER (b) to play the file.
6. Withdraw the USB device carefully.
System Setting 23
Settings
[DISPLAY] Menu
TV Aspect Ratio
Adjust the Setup Settings
You can change the settings of the player in the
[Setup] menu.
1. Press HOME (n).
Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV
type.
[4:3 Letter Box]
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Displays theatrical images with masking bars
above and below the picture.
[4:3 Pan Scan]
[16:9 Original]
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]
3. Use W/S to select the first setup option, and
press D to move to the second level.
Select when a 16:9 wide TV is connected. The
4:3 picture is adjusted horizontally (in a linear
proportion) to fill the entire screen.
,,Note
You cannot select [4:3 Letter Box] and
[4:3 Pan Scan] option when the resolution is
set to higher than 720p.
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.
3
System Setting
2. Use A/D to select the [Setup] and press
ENTER (b). The [Setup] menu appears.
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.
24 System Setting
Resolution
HDMI Color Setting
Sets the output resolution HDMI video signal. Refer
to page 16 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]
If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to
TVs providing display information (EDID),
automatically selects the resolution best suited
to the connected TV.
[YCbCr]
[1080p]
Select when connecting to a DVI display
device.
Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video.
[1080i]
3
Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video.
[720p]
System Setting
Outputs 720 lines of progressive video.
[576p]
Select when connecting to a HDMI display
device.
[RGB]
3D Mode
Select the type of output mode for Blu-ray 3D disc
playback.
[Off]
Outputs 576 lines of progressive video.
Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 2D
mode like a normal BD-ROM disc playback.
[576i]
[On]
Outputs 576 lines of interlaced video.
Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 3D
mode.
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.
Wallpaper
Changes the background of the initial screen.
System Setting 25
[LANGUAGE] Menu
[AUDIO] Menu
Display Menu
Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set
the player’s Audio options according to the type of
audio system you use.
Select a language for the [Setup] menu and onscreen display.
Disc Menu/Disc Audio/
Disc Subtitle
Select the language you prefer for the audio track
(disc audio), subtitles, and the disc menu.
[Original]
Refers to the original language in which the
disc was recorded.
HDMI / Digital Output (SPDIF)
[PCM Stereo]
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to a device with twochannel digital stereo decoder.
Press ENTER (b) to select another language.
Use number buttons then press ENTER (b)
to enter the corresponding 4-digit number
according to the language code list on page 50.
[PCM Multi-Ch] (HDMI only)
[Off] (Disc Subtitle only)
[DTS Re-Encode]
Turn off Subtitle.
,,Note
Depending on the disc, your language setting
may not work.
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack
to a device with multi-channel digital decoder.
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to a device with DTS
decoder.
[Primary Pass-Thru]
Select if you connect this unit’s DIGITAL AUDIO
OUT and HDMI OUT jack to a device with
LPCM, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby
TrueHD, DTS and DTS-HD decoder.
,,Note
yy When [HDMI] option is set to [PCM MultiCh], the audio may output as PCM Stereo
if the PCM Multi-Ch information is not
detected from HDMI device with EDID.
yy If the [HDMI] or [Digital Output (SPDIF)]
option is set to [DTS Re-Encode], the DTS
Re-Encode audio is outputted for BD-ROM
discs with secondary audio and the original
audio is outputted for the other discs (like
[Primary Pass-Thru]).
3
System Setting
[Other]
,,Note
Since many factors affect the type of audio
output, see “Audio Output Specifications” on
page 52 for details.
26 System Setting
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]
3
System Setting
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signal. When this choice is made, this unit
automatically converts any 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signals to 48 kHz so your system can decode
them.
DTS Neo:6
If the player is connected to the multi-channel
Audio Receiver by HDMI connection, set this option
to enjoy the multi-channel surround sound with
the 2-channel audio source.
[Off]
Outputs the stereo sound via front speakers.
[Music]
Outputs the multi-channel sounds that are
optimized for listening to music.
[Cinema]
Outputs the multi-channel sounds that are
optimized for watching movie.
,,Note
yy This function is not available on an on-line
service.
Check the documentation for your A/V Receiver or
Amplifier to verify its capabilities.
yy Only the audio source with less than 48
kHz sampling frequency is available for this
function.
DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
yy This function is available only when [HDMI]
option is set to [PCM Multi-Ch].
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, Dolby Digital Plus or Dolby TrueHD
audio output.
[Auto]
The dynamic range of the Dolby TrueHD audio
output is specified by itself.
And the dynamic range of the Dolby Digital
and Dolby Digital Plus are operated as same as
the [On] mode.
,,Note
The DRC setting can be changed only when a
disc is not inserted or the unit is in complete
stop mode.
System Setting 27
[LOCK] Menu
Blu-ray Disc Rating
The [LOCK] settings affect only Blu-ray Disc and
DVD playback.
Set an age limit of BD-ROM play. Use number
buttons to input an age limit for BD-ROM viewing.
To access the any features in [LOCK] settings, you
must enter the 4-digit security code you have
created.
If you have not entered a password yet, you are
prompted to do so. Enter a 4-digit password twice,
and press ENTER (b) to create a new password.
Password
You can create or change the password.
[None]
[Change]
Enter the current password and press
ENTER (b). Enter a 4-digit password twice, and
press ENTER (b) to create a new password.
If you forget your password
If you forget your password, you can clear it using
the following steps:
1. Remove any disc that might be in the player.
All BD-ROM can be played.
[0-254]
Prohibits play of BD-ROM with corresponding
ratings recorded on them.
,,Note
The [Blu-ray Disc Rating] will be applied
only for the Blu-ray Disc that containing the
Advanced Rating Control.
Area Code
Enter the code of the area whose standards were
used to rate the DVD video disc, based on the list
on page 49.
[NETWORK] Menu
The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the
software update, BD Live and NetCast features.
2. Select [Password] option in the [Setup] menu.
Connection Setting
3. Use Number buttons to enter “210499”. The
password is cleared.
If your home network environment is ready
to connect the player, the player needs to be
set the wired network connection for network
communication. (See “Connecting to your Home
Network” on page 19.)
,,Note
If you make a mistake before pressing
ENTER (b), press CLEAR. Then input the
correct password.
DVD Rating
Blocks playback of rated DVD based on their
content. (Not all discs are rated.)
[Rating 1-8]
Rating one (1) has the most restrictions and
rating eight (8) is the least restrictive.
[Unlock]
If you select [Unlock], parental control is not
active and the disc plays in full.
Connection Status
If you want to check the network status on this
player, select the [Connection Status] options and
press ENTER (b) to check whether a connection
to the network and the internet have been
established.
3
System Setting
Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press
ENTER (b) to create a new password.
[255]
28 System Setting
BD-LIVE connection
You can restrict Internet access when BD-Live
functions are used.
,,Note
All the downloaded videos from DivX VOD
with this player’s registration code can only be
played back on this unit.
[Permitted]
Internet access is permitted for all BD-Live
contents.
[Partially permitted]
Internet access is permitted only for BDLive contents which have content owner
certificates. Internet access and AACS Online
functions are prohibited for all BD-Live contents
without a certificate.
3
[Prohibited]
System Setting
Internet access is prohibited for all BD-Live
contents.
NetCast
[Country Setting]
Select your area for displaying proper services
and contents on the [NetCast] feature.
[OTHERS] Menu
DivX® VOD
Auto Power Off
The screen saver appears when you leave the player
in Stop mode for about five minutes. If you set this
option to [On], the unit automatically turns itself off
after the Screen Saver is displayed for 20 minutes.
Set this option to [Off ] to leave the screen saver
until the unit is operated by the user.
Initialize
[Factory Set]
You can reset the player to its original factory
settings.
[Blu-ray Storage Clear]
Initializes the BD-Live contents from the
connected USB storage.
,,Note
If you reset the player to its original factory
settings using [Factory Set] option, you have
to set all the activation for the on-line services
and network settings again.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format
created by DivX, Inc. 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 video.
Software
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.
[Update]
[Register]
Displays the registration code of your player.
[Deregister]
Deactivate your player and display the
deactivation code.
[Information]
Displays the current software version.
You can update the software by connecting
the unit directly to the software update server
(see page 46).
Disclaimer Notice
Press ENTER (b) to view the notice of Network
Service Disclaimer on page 56.
Operating 29
General Playback
,,Note
Using [HOME] menu
yy Playback functions described in this manual
are not always available in every file and
media. Some functions can be restricted
depending on many factors.
The home menu appears when you press
HOME (n). Use A/D to select a category and
press ENTER (b).
yy Depending on the BD-ROM titles, a USB
device connection may be needed for the
proper playback.
yy Unfinalized DVD VR format discs may not be
played in this player.
yy Some DVD-VR discs are made with CPRM
data by DVD RECORDER. This unit cannot
support these kinds of discs.
Playing a file on a disc/USB
device
yui
b [Photo] - Plays photo contents.
c [Music] - Plays audio contents.
d [NetCast] - Access to the NetCast Home.
e [Setup] - Adjusts the system settings.
Playing a Disc
ert
1. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the
disc tray.
2. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray.
For the most Audio CD, BD-ROM and
DVD-ROM discs, playback starts automatically.
3. Press HOME (n).
4. Select [Movie] or [Music] using A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
5. Select [Blu-ray Disc], [DVD], [VR] or [Audio]
option using W/S, and press ENTER (b).
,,Note
When a disc is in the unit and the power is ON,
playback is not started automatically.
1. Insert a data disc on the tray or connect a USB
device. ( When you insert the USB device, the
USB option menu will be appeared to select for
[Movie], [Photo] or [Music]. )
2. Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
3. Select [Data] or [USB] option using W/S, and
press ENTER (b).
4. Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
d (PLAY) or ENTER (b) to play the file.
4
Operating
a [Movie] - Plays video contents.
This player can play video, audio and photo files
contained in the disc or USB device.
30 Operating
Playing Blu-ray 3D disc
e
Enjoying BD-LiveTM
e
This player can play the Blu-ray 3D discs which
contains separate views for the left and right eyes.
BD-ROM supporting BD-Live (BD-ROM version 2
Profile 2) that has a network extension function
allows you to enjoy more functions such as
downloading new movie trailers by connecting this
unit to the internet.
Preparation
In order to playback Blu-ray 3D title in
stereoscopic 3D mode, you need to:
yy Check your TV is 3D capable and has HDMI
1.4 input(s).
ear 3D glasses to enjoy the 3D experience
yy W
if it is necessary.
yy Check whether the BD-ROM title is the Bluray 3D disc or not.
yy Connect an HDMI cable (Type A, High
Speed HDMITM Cable) between the player’s
HDMI output and TV’s HDMI input.
4
Operating
1. Press HOME (n), and set the [3D Mode] option
on the [Setup] menu to [On] ( page 24).
2. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the
disc tray.
3. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray.
The playback starts automatically.
4. Refer to the owner’s manual of your 3D-ready
TV for the further instruction.
You may need to adjust the display settings and
focus on your TV’s setting for the improved 3D
effect.
>>Caution
yy Watching a 3D content for a long period
time may cause dizziness or tiredness.
yy It is not recommended to watch a movie
in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant
woman.
yy If you are experiencing headache, tiredness
or dizziness while viewing contents in 3D,
it is strongly recommended to stop the
playback and rest until you feel normal.
1. Check the network connection and settings
(page 19).
2. Insert a USB storage device to the USB port on
the front panel.
A USB storage device is needed to download
bonus content.
3. Press HOME (n), and set the [BD-LIVE
connection] option on the [Setup] menu (page
30).
Depending on a disc, the BD-Live function may
not be operated if [BD-LIVE connection] option
is set to [Partially Permitted].
4. Insert a BD-ROM with BD-Live.
The operations are differ depending on the disc.
Refer to the manual supplied with the disc.
>>Caution
Do not extract the connected USB device
while content is being downloaded or a Bluray disc is still in the disc tray. Doing so may
damage the connected USB device and BDLive features may not operate properly with
the damaged USB device anymore. If the
connected USB device seems damaged from
such an action, you can format the connected
USB device from the PC and reuse it with this
player.
,,Note
yy Some BD-Live contents may be restrictively
accessed in some territories by contents
provider’s own decision.
yy It may take up to several minutes to load
and start enjoying BD-Live contents.
Operating
Playing a file on a network
server
yui
This player 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 19).
2. Press HOME (n).
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).
31
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
INFO/DISPLAY (m) to display the extended
character set.
4
[Space] – Inserts a space at the cursor position.
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
yy The file requirements are described on page
10.
yy The thumbnail of the unplayable files can
be displayed, but those cannot be played
on this player.
yy The subtitle file name and movie 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.
[<–] – 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.
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)
coloured button to un-tick the [Remember] check
box before accessing the folder.
Operating
[Cancel] – Clear all entered characters.
32 Operating
Basic operations for video and
audio content
Basic operations for photo
content
To stop playback
To play a slide show
Press Z (STOP) while playback.
Press d (PLAY) to start slide show.
To pause playback
To stop a slide show
Press M (PAUSE) while playback.
Press d (PLAY) to resume playback.
Press Z (STOP) while slide show.
To play frame-by-frame (Video)
Press M (PAUSE) while movie playback.
Press M (PAUSE) repeatedly to play Frame-by-Frame
playback.
To scan forward or backward
Press c or v to play fast forward or fast reverse
during playback.
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To pause a slide show
Press M (PAUSE) while slide show.
Press d (PLAY) to re-start the slide show.
To skip to the next/previous photo
While viewing a photo in full screen, press A or D
to go to the previous or next photo.
Operating
You can change the various playback speeds by
pressing c or v repeatedly.
Using the disc menu
ero
To slow down the playing speed
To display the disc menu
While the playback is paused, press v repeatedly
to play various speeds of slow motion.
The menu screen may be displayed first after
loading a disc which contains a menu. If you want
to display the disc menu while playback, press DISC
MENU.
To skip to the next/previous
chapter/track/file
During playback, press C or V to go to the
next chapter/track/file or to return to the beginning
of the current chapter/track/file.
Use W/S/A/D buttons to navigate through
menu items.
To display the Pop-up menu
Press C twice briefly to step back to the previous
chapter/track/file.
Some BD-ROM discs contain Pop-up menu that
appears while playback.
In the file list menu of a server, there may have
many types of contents in a folder together. In this
case, press C or V to go to the previous or
next content with same type.
Press TITLE/POPUP while playback, and use
W/S/A/D buttons to navigate through menu
items.
Resume playback
eroyt
u
The unit records the point where you pressed the
Z (STOP) depending on the disc.
If “MZ (Resume Stop)” appears on the screen briefly,
press d (PLAY) to resume playback (from the scene
point).
If you press Z (STOP) twice or unload the disc,
“Z(Complete Stop)” appears on the screen. The unit
will clear the stopped point.
Operating 33
,,Note
yy The resume point may be cleared when a
button is pressed (for example; 1 (POWER),
B (OPEN/CLOSE), etc).
yy On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the resume
playback function does not work.
yy If you press Z (STOP) once during BD-ROM
interactive title playback, the unit will be in
Complete Stop mode .
,,Note
yy If you press V once during Repeat
Chapter/Track playback, the repeat playback
cancels.
yy This function may not work on some disc or
title.
Repeating a specific portion
eroty
Advanced Playback
This player can repeat a portion you have selected.
Repeat Playback
erotu
y
2. Press ENTER (b) at the end of the portion. Your
selected portion will be repeated continually.
During playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to
select a desired repeat mode.
jA- – Selected portion will be repeated continually.
jChapter – The current chapter will be played
back repeatedly.
jTitle – The current title will be played back
repeatedly.
jAll – All the tracks or files will be played back
repeatedly.
3. To return to normal playback, press REPEAT (h)
repeatedly to select [Off ].
,,Note
yy You cannot select a portion less than 3
seconds.
yy This function may not work on some discs
or titles.
Enlarge the playback image
eroyi
To return to normal playback, press REPEAT (h)
repeatedly to select [Off ].
1. During playback or pause mode, press ZOOM to
display the [Zoom] menu.
Audio CDs/Audio files
2. Use red (R) or green (G) coloured button to
zoom out or in the picture. You can move
through the zoomed picture using
W/S/A/D buttons.
kA-B – Selected portion will be repeated
continually. (Audio CD only)
;Track – The current track or file will be played
back repeatedly.
:All – All the tracks or files will be played back
repeatedly.
l:All – All the tracks or files will be played
back repeatedly in random order.
l – The tracks or files will be played back in
random order.
To return to normal playback, press CLEAR.
3. To return to the normal picture size, press yellow
(Y) coloured button.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the [Zoom] menu.
4
Operating
Blu-ray discs/DVDs/ MOVIE
1. While playback, press REPEAT (h) to select
[A-] at the beginning of the portion you wish to
repeat.
34 Operating
Marker Search
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Using the search menu
eroy
You can start playback from up to nine memorized
points.
Using search menu, you can easily to find the point
where you want to start playback.
To enter a marker
To search a point
1. While playback, press MARKER at the desired
point. The Marker icon appears on the TV screen
briefly.
1. During playback, press SEARCH to display the
search menu.
2. Repeat step 1 to add up to nine markers.
To recall a marked scene
1. Press SEARCH and the search menu appears on
the screen.
2. Press a number button to select a marker
number that you want to recall. Playback starts
from the marked scene.
4
To delete a Marker
Operating
1. Press SEARCH and the search menu appears on
the screen.
2. Press S to highlight a marker number.
Use A/D to select a marked scene that you
want to delete.
3. Press CLEAR and the marked scene is erased
from the search menu.
,,Note
yy This function may not work depending on
discs, titles, server ability.
yy All marked points are cleared if the title
is in complete stop (Z) mode, the title is
changed or if you unload the disc.
yy If the total length of the title is less than 10
seconds, this function is not available.
2. Press A/D to skip the playback 15 seconds
forward or backward. You can select a point that
you want to skip by pressing and holding
A/D button.
To start playback from a marked
scene
1. Press SEARCH and the search menu appears on
the screen.
2. Press S to highlight a marker number.
Use A/D to select a marked scene that you
want to start playback.
3. Press ENTER (b) to start playback from the
marked scene.
,,Note
yy This function may not work depending on
discs, titles, server ability.
yy This function may not work depending on
the file type and ability of the media server.
Operating 35
Changing content list view
yui
Viewing content information
y
On the [Movie], [Music] or [Photo] menu, you can
change the content list view.
The player can display the content information.
Method 1
2. Press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to display the option
menu.
Press red (R) coloured button repeatedly.
1. Select a file using W/S/A/D.
3. Select the [Information] option using W/S,
and press ENTER (b).
The file information appears on the screen.
While movie playback, you can display the file
information by pressing TITLE/POPUP.
,,Note
The information displayed on the screen
may not correct comparing actual content
information.
If the subtitle file name is different from the movie
file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the
[Movie] menu before playing the movie.
1. Use W/S/A/D to select the subtitle file you
wish to play in the [Movie] menu.
2. Press ENTER (b).
Method 2
1. On the content list, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the option menu.
2. Use W/S to select the [View Change] option.
3. Press ENTER (b) to change the content list
view.
Press ENTER (b) again to deselect the subtitle
file. Selected subtitle file will be displayed when
you play the movie file.
,,Note
yy If you press Z (STOP) while playback, the
subtitle selection is cancelled.
yy This function is not available for playing file
on a server via home network.
4
Operating
Selecting a subtitle file
y
36 Operating
Last Scene Memory
er
e Rotate – Press ENTER (b) to rotate the
photo clockwise.
This unit memorizes the last scene from the last disc
that is viewed. The last scene remains in memory
even if you remove the disc from the unit or switch
off the unit. If you load a disc that has the scene
memorized, the scene is automatically recalled.
g Effect – Use A/D to select a transition
effect between photos in a slide show.
,,Note
yy Last Scene Memory function for a previous
disc is erased once a different disc is played.
yy This function may not work depending on
the disc.
yy On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the last scene
memory function does not work.
yy This unit does not memorize settings of
a disc if you switch off the unit before
commencing to play it.
4
Operating
Options while viewing a photo
i
You can use various options during viewing a
photo in full screen.
1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press
INFO/DISPLAY (m) to display the option menu.
2. Select an option using W/S.
f Zoom – Press ENTER (b) to display the
[Zoom] menu.
h Speed – Use A/D to select a delaying
speed between photos in a slide show.
3. Press BACK (x) to exit the option menu.
Listening to music while slide
show
i
You can display photo files while listening to audio
files.
1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press
INFO/DISPLAY (m) to display the option menu.
2. Use W/S to select [Music Select] option, and
press ENTER (b) to display the [Music Select]
menu.
3. Use W/S to select a device, and press
ENTER (b).
Device that you can select are differ depending
on the location of the photo file you are
displaying in full screen.
Photo location
Available Device
Disc, USB
Disc, 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.
a Current photo/Total number of photos
– Use A/D to view previous/next photo.
b Slide Show – Press ENTER (b) to start or
pause slide show.
c Music Select – Select the background
music for the slide show (page 36).
d Music –Press ENTER (b) to start or pause
background music.
Select g and press ENTER (b) to display the
upper directory.
Operating 37
,,Note
When selecting music file from a server, folder
selection is not available. Only file selection is
available.
2. Select an option using W/S.
3. Use A/D to adjust the selected option value.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
,,Note
5. Use D to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to
complete music selection.
yy If no button is pressed for a few seconds,
the on-screen display disappears.
On-Screen display
yy A title number cannot be selected on some
discs.
You can display and adjust various information and
settings about the content.
Displaying content information
on-screen
eroy
1. While playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
show various playback information.
yy Available items may differ depending on
discs or titles.
yy If an interactive Blu-ray Disc is playing back,
some setting information is displayed on
the screen but prohibited to be changed.
Playing from selected time
eroy
2. Select the [Time] option and then input the
required start time in hours, minutes, and
seconds from left to right.
For example, to find a scene at 2 hours, 10
minutes, and 20 seconds, enter “21020”.
Press A/D to skip the playback 60 seconds
forward or backward.
3. Press ENTER (b) to start playback from selected
time.
a Title – current title number/total number of
titles
b Chapter – current chapter number/total
number of chapters
c Time – elapsed playing time/total playback
time
d Audio – selected audio language or channel
e Subtitle – selected subtitle.
f Angle – selected angle/total number of
angles
g TV Aspect Ratio – selected TV aspect Ratio
h Picture Mode – selected picture mode
,,Note
yy This function may not work on some disc or
titles.
yy This function may not work depending on
the file type and ability of the DLNA server.
4
Operating
1. Press INFO/DISPLAY (m) during playback. The
time search box shows the elapsed playing
time.
38 Operating
Hearing a different audio
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1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [Audio] option.
3. Use A/D to select desired audio language,
audio track or audio channel.
,,Note
yy Some discs allow you to change audio
selections only via the disc menu. In this
case, press TITLE/POP-UP or DISC MENU
button and choose the appropriate audio
from the selections on the disc menu.
yy Immediately after you have switched sound,
there may be a temporary discrepancy
between the display and actual sound.
4
yy On BD-ROM disc, the multi audio format
(5.1CH or 7.1CH) is displayed with [MultiCH]
in the on-screen display.
Operating
Selecting a subtitle language
eroy
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [Subtitle] option.
3. Use A/D to select desired subtitle language.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
,,Note
Some discs allow you to change subtitle
selections only via the disc menu. If this is the
case, press TITLE/POPUP or DISC MENU button
and choose the appropriate subtitle from the
selections on the disc menu.
Watching from a different
angle
er
If the disc contains scenes recorded at different
camera angles, you can change to a different
camera angle during playback.
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [Angle] option.
3. Use A/D to select desired angle.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
Changing the TV Aspect Ratio
eroy
You can change the TV aspect ratio setting while
playback.
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [TV Aspect Ratio]
option.
3. Use A/D to select desired option.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
,,Note
Even if you change the value of the [TV Aspect
Ratio] option in On-Screen display, the [TV
Aspect Ratio] option in the [Setup] menu is
not changed.
Operating 39
Changing the Picture Mode
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Changing subtitle code page
y
You can change the [Picture mode] option while
playback.
If the subtitle is displayed in broken letter, you can
change the subtitle code page to view the subtitle
file properly.
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [Picture Mode] option.
3. Use A/D to select desired option.
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the playback menu.
2. Use W/S to select the [Code Page] option.
3. Use A/D to select desired code option.
Setting the [User setting] option
1. During playback, press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to
display the On-Screen display.
2. Use W/S to select the [Picture Mode] option.
3. Use A/D to select the [User setting] option,
and press ENTER (b).
4. Use W/S/A/D to adjust the [Picture Mode]
options.
Select [Default] option then press ENTER (b) to
reset the all video adjustments.
5. Use W/S/A/D to select the [Close] option,
and press ENTER (b) to finish setting.
4
Operating
4. Press BACK (x) to exit the On-Screen display.
40 Operating
Audio CD Recording
You can record one desired track or all of the tracks
in Audio CD to a USB storage device.
1. Insert a USB storage device to the USB port on
the front panel.
2. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place an Audio CD
on the disc tray.
Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray.
The playback starts automatically.
3. Press INFO/DISPLAY (m) to display the option
menu.
4. Use W/S to select [CD Recording] option, and
press ENTER (b).
5. Use W/S to select a track you wish to copy on
the menu, and press ENTER (b).
4
Repeat this step to select tracks as many as you
can.
Operating
Selects all the tracks on an
Audio CD.
Selects an encoding option
from the pop-up menu (128
kbps, 192 kbps, 320 kbps)
Cancels the recording and
returns to the previous screen.
6. Use W/S/A/D to select [Start], and press
ENTER (b).
7. Use W/S/A/D to select a destination folder
to be copied.
If you want to create a new folder, use
W/S/A/D to select [New Folder] and press
ENTER (b).
Enter a folder name using virtual keyboard, and
press ENTER (b) while [OK] is selected.
8. Use W/S/A/D to select [OK], and press
ENTER (b) to start Audio CD recording.
If you want to stop in progressing Audio CD
recording, press ENTER (b) while [Cancel] is
highlighted.
9. A message appears when Audio CD recording is
completed. Press ENTER (b) to check the music
file created in the destination folder.
,,Note
yy The table below shows the average
recording time from an audio track with
4 minutes of playback time to a music file
with 192 kbps as an example.
stop mode
while playback
1 min.
4 min.
yy Recording times in the table above are
approximate.
yy Actual recording time for USB storage
device varies depending on the USB storage
device’s ability.
yy Make sure that there is minimum of 50 MB
free space is needed when recording into
the USB storage device.
yy The length of the music should be longer
than 20 seconds for the proper recording.
yy Do not turn off this player or extract the
connected USB storage device during Audio
CD recording.
>>Caution
The recording or copying features on this
player are provided for your personal and
non-commercial use. The making of
unauthorized copies of copy-protected
material, including computer programs, files,
broadcasts and sound recordings, may be an
infringement of copyrights and constitute a
criminal offense. This equipment should not be
used for such purposes. LG expressly disclaims
any responsibility for illegal distribution or
use of unauthorized content in commercial
purpose.
Be Responsible
Respect Copyrights
Operating
41
Enjoying the NetCast™
Entertainment Access
You can use various content services via Internet
with the NetCast Entertainment Access feature.
1. Check the network connection and settings
(page 19).
2. Press HOME (n).
3. Select the [NetCast] using A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
4. Select an option using W/S/A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
yy Detailed information of each service,
contact to the content provider or visit
support link of the service.
yy The content of NetCast services and service
related information, including user interface,
is subject to changes. Please refer to the
web site of each service for most up-to-date
information.
yy When you are first time to access [NetCast]
feature, current country setting appears.
If you want to change the country setting,
select [Edit] and press ENTER (b).
4
Operating
,,Note
42 Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
General
Symptom
Cause & Solution
The Power does not turned on.
yy Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely.
The unit does not start
playback.
yy Insert a playable disc. (Check the disc type, colour system, and
regional code.)
yy Place the disc with the playback side down.
yy Place the disc on the disc tray correctly inside the guide.
yy Clean the disc.
yy Cancel the Rating function or change the rating level.
The angle cannot be changed.
yy Multi-angles are not recorded on the DVD Video being played.
Cannot play movie, photo or
music files.
yy The files are not recorded in a format that the unit can play.
The remote control does not
work properly.
yy The remote control is not pointed at the remote sensor of the unit.
yy The unit does not support the codec of the movie file.
yy The remote control is too far from the unit.
yy There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit.
5
yy The batteries in the remote control are exhausted.
Troubleshooting
The unit is plugged in, but the
power will not turn on or off.
The unit is not operating
normally.
You can reset the unit as follows.
yy Unplug the power cord, wait at least five seconds, and then plug it in
again.
Troubleshooting 43
Network
Symptom
Cause & Solution
BD-Live feature does not
yy The connected USB storage may not have enough space. Connect
the USB storage with at least 1 GB free space.
work.
yy Ensure that the unit is correctly connected to the local area network
and can access the internet (see page 19).
yy Your broadband speed may not fast enough to use the BD-Live
features. Contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and increase the
broadband speed is recommended.
yy The [BD-LIVE connection] option in the [Setup] menu is set to
[Prohibited]. Set the option to [Permitted].
Streaming video services (such
as YouTube™, etc.) are often
stopped or “buffer” during
playback.
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 firewall or anti-virus software on your media server is running.
Turn off the firewall or anti-virus software running on your PC or
media server.
yy The player is not connected to the local area network that your PC or
the media server are connected.
Picture
5
Cause & Solution
There is no picture.
yy Select the appropriate video input mode on the TV so the picture
from the unit appears on the TV screen.
yy Connect the video connection securely.
yy Check the [HDMI Color Setting] in the [Setup] menu is set to the
appropriate item that conforms to your video connection.
yy Your TV may not support the resolution you have set on the player.
Change the resolution that your TV accepts.
yy The player’s HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI device that does
not support copyright protection.
Picture noise appears.
yy You are playing a disc recorded in a colour system that is different
from your TV.
yy Set the resolution which your TV accepts.
Blu-ray 3D disc playback does
not output 3D views.
yy Connect the player to your TV with HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed
HDMI™ Cable).
yy Your TV may not support “HDMI 1.4 3D mandatory format”.
yy The [3D Mode] option in the [Setup] menu is set to [Off ].
Set the option to [On].
Troubleshooting
Symptom
44 Troubleshooting
Sound
Symptom
Cause & Solution
There is no sound or the sound
is distorted.
yy Connect the audio connection securely.
yy The input source setting on the amplifier or the connection to the
amplifier is incorrect.
yy The unit is in scan, slow motion, or pause mode.
yy The sound volume is low.
yy Check that the connected amplifier is compatible with audio format
output from the unit.
yy The unit’s HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI device. The DVI jack
does not accept audio signal.
yy Check the device connected to unit’s HDMI OUT jack is compatible
with audio format output from the unit.
Customer Support
You can update the Player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new
features. To obtain the latest software for this player (if updates have been made),
please visit http://lgservice.com or contact LG Electronics customer care centre.
5
Open source software notice
Troubleshooting
To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL and other open source licenses, please visit
http://opensource.lge.com. All referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are
available to download with the source code.
Appendix 45
Controlling a TV with
the Supplied Remote
Control
You can control your TV using the buttons below.
By pressing
You can
1 (TV POWER)
Turn the TV on or off.
AV/INPUT
Switch the TV’s input source
between the TV and other
input sources.
PR/CH W/S
Scan up or down through
memorized channels.
VOL +/–
Adjust the volume of the TV
,,Note
Depending on the unit being connected, you
may not be able to control your TV using some
of the buttons.
Setting up the remote to
control your TV
You can operate your TV with the supplied remote
control.
If your TV is listed in the table below, set the
appropriate manufacturer code.
1. While holding down 1 (TV POWER) button,
and press the manufacturer code for your
TV with the numerical buttons (see the table
below).
Manufacturer
Code Number
LG
1(Default), 2
Zenith
1, 3, 4
GoldStar
1, 2
Samsung
6, 7
Sony
8, 9
Hitachi
4
2. Release the 1 (TV POWER) button to complete
setting.
Depending on your TV, some or all buttons may not
function on the TV, even after entering the correct
manufacturer code. When you replace the batteries
of the remote, the code number you have set may
be reset to the default setting. Set the appropriate
code number again.
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Appendix
46 Appendix
Network Software
Update
Network update notification
From time to time, performance improvements
and/or additional features or services may be
made available to units that are connected to a
broadband home network. If there is new software
available and the unit is connected to a broadband
home network, the player will inform you about the
update as follows.
Software Update
You can update the player using the latest software
to enhance the products operation and/or add
new features. You can update the software by
connecting the unit directly to the software update
server.
,,Note
yy Before updating the software in your player,
remove any disc and USB Device from the
player.
yy Before updating the software in your player,
turn the player off and then turn it back on.
Option 1:
yy During the software update procedure,
do not turn off the player or disconnect
AC power, or do not press any button.
1. The update menu will appear on the screen
when you turn on the player.
yy If you cancel the update, turn off the power
and turn it on for stable performance.
2. Use A/D to select a desired option and then
press ENTER (b).
yy This unit cannot be updated to previous
software version.
1. Check the network connection and settings
(page 19).
2. Select [Software] option in the [Setup] menu
then press ENTER (b).
3. Select [Update] option, and press ENTER (b).
[OK]
Starts the software update.
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[Cancel]
Appendix
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 player 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 “Software Update” icon appears at the
bottom of the Home menu. Press blue (B) coloured
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 newer version exists, the message “A new
update was found. Do you want to download
it?” appears.
Appendix 47
5. Select [OK] to download the update. (Selecting
[Cancel] will end the update.)
6. The player starts downloading the newest
update from the server. (Downloading will
takes several minutes depending on your home
network condition)
7. When downloading is completed, the message,
“Download is complete. Do you want to
update?” appears.
8. Select [OK] to start updating.
(Selecting [Cancel] will end the update and
downloaded file will not be re-usable. To update
software the next time, the software update
procedure has to be started from the beginning
again.)
>>Caution
Do not turn off the power during the software
update.
,,Note
If the software includes the driver update, disc
tray may open during the process.
9. When update is completed, the power will be
turned off automatically in a few seconds.
10.Turn the power back on. The system now
operates with the new version.
,,Note
Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials is a software for
sharing video, audio and photo files stored on your
computer to this player 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 player 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
player.
yy The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software does not support following
functions: Transcoding, Remote UI, TV
control, Internet services and Apple iTunes
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.
Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
Before you install Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials,
check the system requirement shown below.
yy Windows® XP (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows
Vista® (no Service Pack required), Windows® XP
Media Centre Edition 2005 (Service Pack 2 or
higher), Windows Server® 2003
yy Windows Vista® 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
yy 1.2 GHz Intel® Pentium® III or AMD
Sempron™ 2200+ processors
yy Memory: 256 MB RAM
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Appendix
The Software Update function may not
work properly depending on your internet
environment. In this case, you can obtain
the latest software from the authorized LG
Electronics Service Centre then update your
player. Refer to “Customer Support” on page 44.
About Nero
MediaHome 4
Essentials
48 Appendix
yy Graphics card with at least 32 MB video memory,
minimum resolution of 800 x 600 pixels, and 16bit color settings.
yy Windows® Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher
yy DirectX® 9.0c revision 30 (August 2006) or higher
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:
1. Close all Microsoft Windows programs and exit
any anti-virus software that may be running.
2. Insert the supplied CD-ROM disc into your
computer’s CD-ROM drive.
3. Click [Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials].
4. Click [Run] to start installation.
5. Click [Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials]. The
installation is prepared and the installation
wizard appears.
6. Click the [Next] button to display the serial
number input screen. Click [Next] to go to the
next step.
7. If you accept all conditions, click [I accept
the License Conditions] check box and click
[Next]. Installation is not possible without this
agreement.
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8. Click [Typical] and click [Next]. The installation
process is started.
Appendix
9. If you want to take part in the anonymous
collection of data, select the check box and click
the [Next] button.
10.Click the [Exit] button to complete the
installation.
Sharing files and folders
On your computer, you must share the folder
contained movie, music and/or photo content to
play them on this player.
This parts explains the procedure for selecting the
shared folders on your computer.
1. Double-click the “Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials”
icon on the desktop.
2. Click [Network] icon on the left and define your
network name in the [Network name] field. The
Network name you enter will be recognized by
your player.
3. Click [Shares] icon on the left.
4. Click [Local Folders] tab on the [Shares] screen.
5. Click [Add] icon to open the [Browse Folder]
window.
6. Select the folder containing the files you want
to share. The selected folder is added to the list
of shared folders.
7. Click [Start Server] icon to start the server.
,,Note
yy If the shared folders or files are not displayed
on the player, click the folder on the [Local
Folders] tab and click [Rescan Folder] at the
[More] button.
yy Visit www.nero.com for more information
and software tools.
Appendix 49
Area Code List
Choose an area code from this list.
Area
Code Area
Code Area
Code Area
Code
Afghanistan AF Fiji FJ Monaco MC Singapore SG
Argentina AR Finland FI Mongolia MN Slovak Republic SK
Australia AU France FR Morocco MA Slovenia Austria AT Germany DE Nepal NP South Africa ZA
Belgium BE Great Britain GB Netherlands NL South Korea KR
Bhutan BT Greece GR Antilles AN Spain ES
Bolivia BO Greenland GL New Zealand NZ Sri Lanka LK
SI
Brazil BR Hong Kong HK Nigeria NG Sweden SE
Cambodia KH Hungary HU Norway NO Switzerland CH
Canada CA India IN Oman OM Taiwan TW
Chile CL Indonesia ID Pakistan PK Thailand China CN Israel IL Panama PA Turkey TR
Colombia CO Italy IT Paraguay PY Uganda UG
Congo CG Jamaica JM Philippines PH Ukraine UA
Costa Rica CR Japan JP Poland PL United States US
Croatia HR Kenya KE Portugal PT Uruguay UY
Czech Republic CZ Kuwait KW Romania RO Uzbekistan UZ
Denmark DK Libya Ecuador EC Luxembourg Egypt EG Malaysia El Salvador SV Maldives MY Saudi Arabia MV Senegal Ethiopia ET Mexico MX
LY Russian
LU Federation Vietnam RU Zimbabwe SA
SN
TH
VN
ZW
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Appendix
50 Appendix
Language Code List
Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: [Disc Audio],
[Disc Subtitle] and [Disc Menu].
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Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Language
Code
Afar 6565
French Afrikaans 6570
Frisian 7082
Lithuanian 7684
Sindhi 8368
7089
Macedonian 7775
Singhalese Albanian 8381
8373
Galician 7176
Malagasy 7771
Slovak Ameharic 8375
6577
Georgian 7565
Malay 7783
Slovenian 8376
Arabic 6582
German 6869
Malayalam 7776
Spanish 6983
Armenian 7289
Greek 6976
Maori 7773
Sudanese 8385
Assamese 6583
Greenlandic 7576
Marathi 7782
Swahili 8387
Aymara 6588
Guarani 7178
Moldavian 7779
Swedish 8386
Azerbaijani 6590
Gujarati 7185
Mongolian 7778
Tagalog 8476
Bashkir 6665
Hausa 7265
Nauru
7865
Tajik 8471
Basque 6985
Hebrew 7387
Nepali 7869
Tamil 8465
Bengali; Bangla 6678
Hindi 7273
Norwegian 7879
Telugu 8469
Bhutani 6890
Hungarian 7285
Oriya 7982
Thai 8472
Bihari 6672
Icelandic 7383
Panjabi 8065
Tonga 8479
Breton 6682
Indonesian 7378
Pashto, Pushto 8083
Turkish 8482
Bulgarian 6671
Interlingua 7365
Persian 7065
Turkmen 8475
Burmese 7789
Irish 7165
Polish 8076
Twi 8487
Byelorussian 6669
Italian 7384
Portuguese 8084
Ukrainian 8575
8185
Urdu 8582
Appendix
Chinese 9072
Japanese 7465
Quechua Croatian 7282
Kannada 7578
Rhaeto-Romance 8277
Uzbek 8590
Czech 6783
Kashmiri 7583
Rumanian 8279
Vietnamese 8673
Danish 6865
Kazakh 7575
Russian 8285
Volapük 8679
Dutch 7876
Kirghiz 7589
Samoan 8377
Welsh 6789
English 6978 Korean 7579
Sanskrit 8365
Wolof 8779
6979
Kurdish 7585
Scots Gaelic 7168
Xhosa 8872
Estonian 6984
Laothian 7679
Serbian 8382
Yiddish 7473
Faroese 7079
Latin 7665
Serbo-Croatian 8372
Yoruba 8979
Fiji 7074
Latvian, Lettish 7686
Shona 8378
Zulu 9085
Finnish 7073
Lingala 7678
Esperanto Appendix
51
Trademarks and
Licenses
Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™, Blu-ray 3D™, BD-Live™,
BONUSVIEW™ and the logos are trademarks of
the Blu-ray Disc Association.
Java and all Java-based trademarks and logos
are trademarks or registered trademarks of Sun
Microsystems, Inc. in the United States and other
countries.
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition
Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered
trademarks of HDMI licensing LLC.
Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent
#’s: 5,451,942; 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 5,978,762;
6,226,616; 6,487,535; 7,212,872; 7,333,929;
7,392,195; 7,272,567 & other U.S. and worldwide
patents issued & pending. DTS and the symbol
are registered trademarks, & DTS-HD, DTS-HD
Master Audio, and the DTS logos are trademarks
of DTS, Inc. Product includes software. © DTS, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
“DVD Logo” is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo
Licensing Corporation.
DLNA®, the DLNA Logo and DLNA CERTIFIED® are
trademarks, service marks, or certification marks
of the Digital Living Network Alliance.
“x.v.Colour” is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol
are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos
are trademark of DivX, Inc., and are used under
license.
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Appendix
“AVCHD” and the “AVCHD” logo are trademarks of
Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation.
52 Appendix
Audio Output Specifications
Jack/Setting
Source
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby TrueHD
AAC
DTS
DTS-HD
Linear PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
Digital Output (SPDIF) (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT) *4
Analog
2CH Output
PCM Stereo
DTS Re-encode*3 *5
Primary Pass-Thru
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
DTS
DTS
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital
AAC
DTS
DTS
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
DTS (2ch)
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
Jack/Setting
Source
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby TrueHD
AAC
DTS
DTS-HD
Linear PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
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HDMI OUT
PCM Stereo
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM Multi-Ch *
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 5.1ch
PCM 7.1ch
PCM 2ch
PCM 5.1ch
PCM 7.1ch
Appendix
*1 The secondary and interactive audio may
not be included in the output bitstream if
[Digital Output (SPDIF)] or [HDMI] option is set
to [Primary Pass-Thru]. (Except LPCM Codec
: the output always include interactive and
secondary audio.)
*2 This player automatically selects the HDMI audio
according to the decoding capability of the
connected HDMI device even though [HDMI]
option is set to [Primary Pass-Thru].
*3 The [PCM Multi-CH]/[Primary Pass-Thru]
setting of the [HDMI] option and [DTS reencode] setting of the [Digital Output (SPDIF)]
option cannot be set together. If you set them
together, the [HDMI] or [Digital Output (SPDIF)]
option is set to [PCM Stereo] automatically.
*4 On the PCM audio output, the sampling
frequency of DIGITAL AUDIO OUT is limited to
96 kHz.
3
DTS Re-encode*3 *5
DTS
DTS
DTS (2ch)
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
DTS
Primary Pass-Thru *1 *2 *3
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby TrueHD
AAC
DTS
DTS-HD
Linear PCM 2ch
Linear PCM 5.1ch
Linear PCM 7.1ch
*5 If the [HDMI] or [Digital Output (SPDIF)] option
is set to [DTS re-encode], the audio output is
limited to 48 kHz and 5.1Ch. If the [HDMI] or
[Digital Output (SPDIF)] option is set to [DTS reencode], the DTS Re-encode audio is outputted
for BD-ROM discs, and the original audio is
outputted for the other discs (like [Primary PassThru]).
yy If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to your TV
with High Speed HDMITM Cable and Dolby Digital
Plus/Dolby TrueHD 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 and PCM 44.1kHz/16 bit for Audio
CD while playback.
Appendix 53
yy You must select a digital audio output and
a maximum sampling frequency that your
Amplifier (or AV receiver) accepts using [Digital
Output (SPDIF)], [HDMI] and [Sampling Freq.]
options on the [Setup] menu (see page 26).
yy With digital audio connection (DIGITAL AUDIO
OUT or HDMI), Disc Menu button sounds of BDROM may not be heard if the [Digital Output
(SPDIF)] or [HDMI] option is set to [Primary PassThru].
yy If the audio format of the digital output does
not match the capabilities of your receiver, the
receiver will produce a strong, distorted sound
or no sound at all.
yy Multi-channel Digital Surround Sound via digital
connection can only be obtained if your receiver
is equipped with a Digital Multi-channel decoder.
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Appendix
54 Appendix
Specifications
General
Power requirements
Refer to main label on the rear panel.
Power consumption
16 W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 430 x 45 x 190 mm
Net Weight (Approx.)
1.6 kg
Operating temperature
5 °C to 35 °C
Operating humidity
5 % to 90 %
Outputs
VIDEO OUT
1.0 V (p-p), 75 Ω, sync negative, RCA jack x 1
HDMI OUT (video/audio)
19 pin (Type A, HDMITM Connector)
ANALOG AUDIO OUT
2.0 Vrms (1 kHz, 0 dB), 600 Ω, RCA jack (L, R) x 1
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL)
3 V (p-p), Optical jack x 1
System
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Appendix
Laser
Semiconductor laser
wavelength
405 nm / 650 nm
Signal system
Standard NTSC /PAL colourTV system
Frequency response
20 Hz to 20 kHz (48 kHz, 96 kHz, 192 kHz sampling)
Signal-to-noise ratio
More than 90 dB (ANALOG OUT connectors only)
Harmonic distortion
Less than 0.02%
Dynamic range
More than 95 dB
LAN port
Ethernet jack x 1, 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX
Bus Power Supply (USB)
DC 5 V 0 500 mA
yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Appendix 55
Maintenance
Notes on Discs
Handling Discs
Handling the Unit
When shipping the unit
Please save the original shipping carton and
packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for
maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was
originally packed at the factory.
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.
Cleaning the unit
To clean the player, use a soft, dry cloth. If the
surfaces are extremely dirty, use a soft cloth lightly
moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not
use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or
thinner, as these might damage the surface of the
unit.
Do not touch the playback side of the disc. Hold
the disc by the edges so that fingerprints do not
get on the surface. Never stick paper or tape on the
disc.
Storing Discs
After playing, store the disc in its case. Do not
expose the disc to direct sunlight or sources of heat
and never leave it in a parked car exposed to direct
sunlight.
Cleaning Discs
Fingerprints and dust on the disc can cause poor
picture quality and sound distortion. Before playing,
clean the disc with a clean cloth. Wipe the disc from
the centre to out.
Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol,
benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners,
or anti-static spray intended for older vinyl records.
Maintaining the Unit
6
Appendix
The unit is a high-tech, precision device. If the
optical pick-up lens and disc drive parts are dirty
or worn, the picture quality could be diminished.
For details, please contact your nearest authorized
Service Centre.
56 Appendix
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.
6
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 updated
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.
Appendix
Please note that LGE is not responsible for any
Content or Services provided by the Service
Provider or any changes to, removal of, or cessation
of such Content or Services and does not warrant
or guaranty the availability of or access to such
Content or Services.
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