Samsung | UA32J4303AK | Samsung 32'' HD Flat TV J4303 Series 4 User Manual

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Warning! Important Safety Instructions
(Please read the appropriate section that corresponds to the marking on your Samsung
product before attempting to install the product.)
This symbol indicates that high voltage is present
inside. It is dangerous to make any kind of contact
with any internal part of this product.
This symbol alerts you that important literature
concerning operation and maintenance has been
included with this product.
The slots and openings in the cabinet and in the back or bottom are provided for necessary ventilation. To ensure reliable operation of this
apparatus, and to protect it from overheating, these slots and openings must never be blocked or covered.
-- Do not cover this apparatus in a confined space, such as a bookcase or built-in cabinet, unless proper ventilation is provided.
-- Do not place this apparatus near or over a radiator or heat resistor, or where it is exposed to direct sunlight.
-- Do not place a vessel containing water (vases etc.) on this apparatus, as this can result in a risk of fire or electric shock.
Do not expose this apparatus to rain or place it near water (near a bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub, in a wet basement, or near
a swimming pool etc.). If this apparatus accidentally gets wet, unplug it and contact an authorised dealer immediately. Make sure to pull out the
power cord from the outlet before cleaning.
This apparatus use batteries. In your community there might be regulations that require you to dispose of these batteries properly under
environmental considerations. Please contact your local authorities for disposal or recycling information.
Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords or adaptors beyond their capacity, since this can result in fire or electric shock.
Power-supply cords should be routed so that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed upon or against them, paying
particular attention to cords at plug end, adaptors and the point where they exit from the appliance.
To protect this apparatus from a lightning storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet
and disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will prevent damage to the set due to lightning and power line surges.
Before connecting the AC power cord to the DC adaptor outlet, make sure the voltage designation of the DC adaptor corresponds to the local
electrical supply.
Never insert anything metallic into the open parts of this apparatus. Doing so may create a danger of electric shock.
To avoid electric shock, never touch the inside of this apparatus. Only a qualified technician should open this apparatus.
Make sure to plug the power cord in until it is firmly inserted. When removing the power cord, make sure to hold the power plug when pulling the
plug from the outlet. Do not touch the power cord with wet hands.
If this apparatus does not operate normally - in particular, if there are any unusual sounds or smells coming from it - unplug it immediately and
contact an authorised dealer or service centre.
Be sure to pull the power plug out of the outlet if the TV is to remain unused or if you are to leave the house for an extended period of time
(especially when children, elderly or disabled people will be left alone in the house).
-- Accumulated dust can cause an electric shock, an electric leakage or a fire by causing the power cord to generate sparks and heat or
the insulation to deteriorate.
Be sure to contact an authorised service centre, when installing your set in a location with heavy dust, high or low temperatures, high humidity,
chemical substances and where it operates for 24 hours such as the airport, the train station etc. Failure to do so may cause serious damage to
your set.
Use only a properly grounded plug and receptacle.
-- An improper ground may cause electric shock or equipment damage. (Class l Equipment only.)
To disconnect the apparatus from the mains, the plug must be pulled out from the mains socket, therefore the mains plug shall be readily
Do not allow children to hang onto the product.
Store the accessories (battery, etc.) in a location safely out of the reach of children.
Do not install the product in an unstable location such as a shaky self, a slanted floor or a location exposed to vibration.
Do not drop or impart any shock to the product. If the product is damaged, disconnect the power cord and contact a service centre.
Unplug the power cord from the power outlet and wipe the product using a soft, dry cloth. Do not use any chemicals such as wax, benzene,
alcohol, thinners, insecticide, aerial freshener, lubricant or detergent. This may damage the appearance or erase the printing on the product.
Apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing.
Do not dispose of batteries in a fire.
Do not short circuit, disassemble or overheat the batteries.
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
Make sure to rest the AC/DC Adapter flat on a table or the floor. If you place the AC/DC Adapter so that it is hanging with the AC cord input
facing upwards, water or other foreign substances could enter the Adapter and cause the Adapter to malfunction.
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What's in the Box?
-- Please make sure the following items are included with your TV. If any items are missing, contact your dealer.
-- The items’ colours and shapes may vary depending on the models.
-- Cables not included can be purchased separately.
-- Check for any accessories hidden behind or in the packing materials when opening the box.
Remote Control & Batteries (AAA x 2)
Power Cord
Regulatory Guide / Warranty Card (Not available in some locations)
User Manual
Wall mount Adapter
Warning: Screens can be damaged from direct pressure when
handled incorrectly. We recommend lifting the TV at the edges, as
Don't Touch
This Screen!
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Attaching the TV to the Stand
Make sure you have all the accessories shown, and that you assemble the stand following the provided assembly instructions.
Mounting the TV on the Wall Using the Wall
Mount Kit (Optional)
If you mount this product on a wall, it should be mounted only as recommended by the manufacturer.
Unless it is correctly mounted, the product may slide or fall, causing serious injury to a child or adult, and
serious damage to the product.
Installing the Wall Mount Kit
The wall mount kit (sold separately) allows you to mount the TV on the wall. For detailed information on installing the wall
mount, see the instructions provided with the wall mount. Contact a technician for assistance when installing the wall
mount bracket. We do not advice you to do it yourself.
Samsung Electronics is not responsible for any damage to the product or injury to yourself or others if you select to
install the TV on your own.
Wall mount Adapter
(Depending on the Model)
Before installing any other wall mounting kit, assemble the wall mount adapter provided separately with the TV.
Wall Mount Kit Specifications (VESA)
The wall mount kit is not supplied, but is sold separately. Install your wall mount on a solid wall perpendicular to the floor. When
attaching the wall mount to other building materials, please contact your nearest dealer. If the product is installed on a ceiling
or slanted wall, it may fall and result in severe personal injury.
-- Standard dimensions for wall mount kits are shown in the table below.
-- When purchasing our wall mount kit, a detailed installation manual and all parts necessary for assembly are provided.
-- Do not use screws that do not comply with the VESA standard screw specifications.
-- Do not use screws that are longer than the standard dimension or do not comply with the VESA standard screw
specifications. Screws that are too long may cause damage to the inside of the TV set.
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-- For wall mounts that do not comply with the VESA standard screw specifications, the length of the screws may differ
depending on the wall mount specifications.
-- Do not fasten the screws that are too strongly; this may damage the product or cause the product to fall, leading to
personal injury. Samsung is not liable for these kinds of accidents.
-- Samsung is not liable for product damage or personal injury when a non-VESA or non-specified wall mount is used or
the consumer fails to follow the product installation instructions.
-- Do not mount the TV at more than a 15 degree tilt.
VESA Spec.(A * B)
200 x 200
Do not install your Wall Mount Kit while your TV is turned on. It may result in personal injury due to
electric shock.
Providing Proper Ventilation for Your TV
When you install your TV, maintain a distance of at least 10 cm between the TV and other objects (walls, cabinet sides, etc.) to
ensure proper ventilation. Failing to maintain proper ventilation may result in a fire or a problem with the product caused by an
increase in its internal temperature.
If you use parts provided by another manufacturer, it may cause difficulties with the product or result in injury caused by the
product falling.
-- Whether you install your TV using a stand or a wall-mount, we strongly recommend you use parts provided by Samsung
Electronics only.
Installation with a stand.
Installation with a wall-mount.
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
10 cm
Other Cautions
-- The actual appearance of the TV may differ from the images in this manual, depending on the model.
-- Be careful when you touch the TV. Some parts can be somewhat hot.
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Securing the TV to the Wall
Caution: Pulling, pushing, or climbing on the TV may cause the TV to fall. In particular, ensure
that your children do not hang on to or destabilize the TV. Doing so may cause the TV to tip
over, resulting in serious injuries or death. Follow all safety precautions provided in the Safety
Flyer included with your TV. For added stability and safety, you can purchase and install the antifall device as described below.
To Avoid the TV from Falling
1. Put the screws into the clamps and firmly fasten them into the wall.
Confirm that the screws have been firmly installed into the wall.
-- You may need additional material such as anchors depending on the
type of wall.
-- Since the necessary clamps, screws, and string are not supplied,
please purchase these additionally.
2. Remove the screws from the centre back of the TV, put the screws into
the clamps, and then fasten the screws into the TV again.
-- Screws may not be supplied with the product. In this case, please
purchase screws of the following specifications.
3. Connect the clamps fixed into the TV and the clamps fixed onto the wall
with a strong string and then tie the string tightly.
-- Install the TV close to the wall so that it does not fall backwards.
-- It is safe connecting the string so that the clamps fixed onto the wall
are equal to or lower than the clamps fixed on the TV.
-- Untie the string before moving the TV.
4. Verify that all connections are properly secured. Periodically check connections
for any sign of damage. If you have any doubt about the security of your
connections, contact a professional installer.
-- The product colour and shape may
vary depending on the model.
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Connecting devices to your TV
You can connect various external devices using the connectors located at the back of the product. Check the connectors and
then refer to the assembly instructions provided for more information on supported external devices.
Connecting to a Network
Connecting the TV to a network gives you access to online services such as the Smart Hub, as well as software updates.
Network Connection - Wireless
Connect the TV to the Internet using a standard router or modem.
Wireless IP Router or Modem with
a DHCP Server
The LAN Port on the Wall
LAN Cable (Not Supplied)
Network Connection - Wired
There are three main ways to connect your TV to your network using cable, depending on your network setup. They are
illustrated starting below:
TV Rear Panel
The Modem Port on the Wall
External Modem
(ADSL / VDSL / Cable TV)
Modem Cable (Not Supplied)
LAN Cable (Not Supplied)
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TV Rear Panel
The Modem Port on the Wall
External Modem
(ADSL / VDSL / Cable TV)
Modem Cable
(Not Supplied)
IP Router with a
DHCP Server
LAN Cable
(Not Supplied)
LAN Cable
(Not Supplied)
TV Rear Panel
The LAN Port on the Wall
LAN Cable (Not Supplied)
-- The TV does not support network speeds less than or equal to 10Mbps.
-- Use Cat 7 cable for the connection.
Mobile Network
-- Availability depends on the specific model and area.
While connecting to the mobile network, some functions might be unavailable.
Refer to the diagram and insert the Mobile Dongle (sold separately) into the USB port. The Mobile Dongle must be connected
to the TV in order to connect to the mobile network. However, the Mobile Dongle is sold separately and is not available from
-- If you have any problems using online services, please contact your Internet service provider.
Supported Telecom and Model Name
For more information, refer to the e-Manual.
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Remote Control
Learn where the function buttons are on your remote, such as: SOURCE, MUTE, Y, < P >, MENU, TOOLS, E,
-- This remote control has Braille points on the Power, Channel, Volume, and Enter buttons and can be used by visually
impaired persons.
Displays and selects the available
video sources.
Turns the TV on and off.
Press to directly access to channels.
Alternately select Teletext ON, Double,
Mix or OFF.
Returns to the previous channel.
Cuts off the sound temporarily.
Adjusts the volume.
Changes channels.
Brings up Smart Hub applications.
Displays the main on-screen menu.
Displays channel lists on the screen.
Quickly select frequently used functions.
Displays the EPG (Electronic
Programme Guide).
Displays information on the TV screen.
Selects the on-screen menu items and
changes the values seen on the menu.
Exits the menu.
Returns to the previous menu.
Use these buttons according to the
direction on screen.
E-MANUAL: Displays the e-Manual
SPORTS: Turns the Sports Mode on
Use these buttons in a specific feature.
Use these buttons according to the
directions on the TV screen.
or off.
AD/SUBT.: Displays the Accessibility
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Installing the batteries (Battery size: AAA)
Match the polarities of the batteries to the symbols in the battery compartment.
-- Use the remote control within 7m of the TV.
-- Bright lights may affect the performance of the remote control. Avoid using the remote control near special fluorescent
lights or neon signs.
-- The colour and shape may vary depending on the model.
Turning on the TV
Turn on the TV using the P button on the remote control or TV panel.
-- The TV's Controller at the right bottom of the TV, lets you control the TV without the remote control.
-- If you press it first, the control menu appears. You can select the function by pressing and holding the TV's controller.
-- The product colour and shape may vary depending on the model.
-- With the TV's Controller, you cannot perform other operations except for turning the TV on or off, changing the channel,
adjusting the volume, and switching the input source.
: Turns the TV on or off.
Press: Move
Press & Hold: Select
Control Menu
: Changes channels.
: Adjusts the volume.
: Displays and selects the available video sources.
Remote control sensor/TV Controller
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Initial setup
The initial setup dialogue box appears when the TV is first activated. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish the initial setup
process, including the selecting the menu language, scanning channels, connecting to the network, and more. During each
step, either make a choice or skip the step. You can manually perform this process at a later time in the System > Setup menu.
-- If you connect any device to HDMI1 before starting the installation, the Channel Source will be changed to Set-top box
-- If you do not want to select Set-top box, please select Aerial.
-- If you don't require a live television signal, please select No channels (display only).
Password Change
System > Change PIN
Changing the TV’s password.
1. Run Change PIN and then enter the current password in the password field. The default password is “0-0-0-0”.
2. Enter a new password and then enter it again to confirm it. The password change is complete.
-- If you forgot your PIN code, press the buttons in the following sequence to reset the PIN to “0-0-0-0”:
In Standby mode: MUTE → 8 → 2 → 4 → POWER (On)
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Selecting the video source
You can select a connected external device using the SOURCE button.
For example, to switch to a gaming console connected to the second HDMI connector, press SOURCE. From the Source list,
select HDMI2 to change the input signal to HDMI mode. Connector names may vary depending on the model.
The following options are available in the Source screen:
TOOLS Button
Select a port connected to an external device, and press and hold the Enter button. The following functions are available:
-- Available options for each connector may vary.
Edit Name
Rename devices connected to the TV for easier identification of external sources.
For example, you can designate a computer connected to the TV via an HDMI-DVI cable as DVI PC.
Alternatively, simply designate a computer connected to the TV via an HDMI cable as PC.
You can also designate an AV device connected to the TV via an HDMI-DVI cable as DVI Devices.
View detailed information about the connected devices.
Disconnect USB Device
Used to safely remove a USB device connected to the TV. This option is only available when a USB device has been
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)
Displays a list of Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC)-compliant devices that are connected to the TV.
-- This option is only available when Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) is On.
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Viewing more TV features
The e-Manual contains more detailed information on the TV features. Refer to the embedded e-Manual (Support > e-Manual).
Launching the e-Manual
The embedded e-Manual contains information.
-- You can also download a copy of the e-Manual from Samsung's website, and read it on your computer or print it out.
-- Yellow words indicate a menu item; white bold words indicate remote control buttons. Arrows are used to indicate the
menu path. (Example: Picture > Picture Mode)
1. Select e-Manual. The e-Manual loads.
2. Select a category from the side of the screen. Once a selection has been made, the contents of the selected category
3. Select an item from the list. This opens the e-Manual on the corresponding page.
If a description doesn't fit on a single screen...
You can scroll pages in one of the following ways.
Position the focus on the page to display
on the screen. Press <, > button.
Additional e-Manual Features
Loading Pages using Keywords
Select Search from the side of the screen to bring up the search screen. Enter a search term and then select Done. Select an
item from the search results to load the corresponding page.
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Loading Pages from the Index Page
Select Index from the side of the screen to bring up the index screen. Select a keyword from the list to navigate to the relevant
-- Availability depends on the area or language.
Using the History to Load Previously Read Pages
Select Recent pages from the side of the screen. A list of previously read pages is shown. Select a page. The e-Manual jumps
to the selected page.
Accessing the Menu from the e-Manual (Try Now)
(Try Now) on a feature-description to directly move to the corresponding menu and try out the feature.
If you want to read an e-Manual entry on a specific screen menu feature, Press the E-MANUAL button.
-- Certain menu options cannot be used.
Loading Reference Pages
(Link) from the side of a feature-description page to access the corresponding reference page.
Updating the e-Manual to the Latest Version
You can update the e-Manual in the same way as updating apps.
1. Select the e-Manual item in the SAMSUNG APPS screen.
2. Press and hold the Enter button. The Options menu appears.
3. From the Options menu on the screen, select Update apps. A popup window appears.
-- Update apps is shown on the screen only when an update is required.
4. Select e-Manual in the popup window and then select Update. You can update the e-Manual to the latest version.
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If you have any questions about the TV, first refer to the Troubleshooting list below. If none of these troubleshooting tips apply,
please visit “” and click on Support, or contact the call centre listed on the back cover of this manual.
Solutions and Explanations
The TV won’t turn on.
Make sure the AC power cord is securely plugged into the wall outlet and the TV.
Make sure the wall outlet is working.
Try pressing the P button on the TV to make sure the problem is not the remote. If the TV
turns on, refer to the “The remote control does not work” item below.
There is no picture/video.
Check the cable connections. Remove and reconnect all cables connected to the TV
and external devices.
Set the video outputs of your external devices (Cable/Sat Box, DVD, Blu-ray etc) to
match the TV's input connections. For example, if the output of an external device is
HDMI, it should be connected to an HDMI input on the TV.
Make sure your connected devices are powered on.
Be sure to select the correct input source.
Reboot the connected device by unplugging it, and then reconnecting the device’s
power cable.
The remote control does not
Replace the remote control batteries. Make sure the batteries are installed with their
polarities (+/–) in the correct direction.
Clean the sensor’s transmission window on the remote.
Try pointing the remote directly at the TV from 1.5 ~ 1.8 m away.
The remote control of the cable/
set top box doesn’t turn the TV
on or off or adjust the volume.
Programme the Cable/Set remote control to operate the TV. Refer to the Cable/SetTop-Box user manual for the SAMSUNG TV code.
-- This TFT LED panel uses a panel consisting of sub pixels which require sophisticated technology to produce. There may,
however be a few bright or dark pixels. These pixels will have no impact on the performance of the product.
-- To keep your TV running optimally upgrade to the latest firmware on the Samsung website via the USB device USB
( > Support > Downloads).
-- Some of the pictures and functions above are available for specific models only.
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What is Remote Support?
Samsung's Remote Support service offers you one-on-one support with a Samsung Technician who can remotely:
Diagnose your TV
Adjust your TV settings
Perform a factory reset for your TV
Install recommended firmware updates
How Does it Work?
Having a Samsung Tech remotely service your TV is really pretty simple
1. Call the Samsung
Contact Centre and ask
for remote support.
2. Open the menu on
your TV and go to the
Support section.
3. Select Remote
Management and
Provide the Pin# to the
4. The agent will then
access your TV. That's
Storage and Maintenance
-- If a sticker was attached to the TV screen, some debris may remain after you remove the sticker. Please clean the debris
off before watching TV.
-- The exterior and screen of the product can get scratched while cleaning it. Be sure to wipe the exterior and screen
carefully using a soft cloth to prevent scratches.
Do not spray water directly onto the product. Any liquid
that enters the product may result in product failure, fire, or
electric shock.
Clean the product with a soft damp cloth using a small
amount of water. Do not use a flammable liquid (e.g.
benzene, thinners) or a cleaning agent.
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TV Specifications
Display Resolution
1366 x 768
Environmental Considerations
Operating Temperature
10°C to 40°C (50°F to 104°F)
Operating Humidity
10% to 80%, non-condensing
Storage Temperature
-20°C to 45°C (-4°F to 113°F)
Storage Humidity
5% to 95%, non-condensing
Stand Swivel (Left / Right)
Sound (Output)
5W x 2
Model Name
Screen Size (Diagonal)
32 Inches
Dimensions (W x H x D)
745.4 x 442.2 x 69.0 mm
With stand
745.4 x 466.6 x 150.5 mm
Without Stand
3.73 kg
With Stand
3.82 kg
-- The design and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
-- For information about the power supply, and about power consumption, refer to the label attached to the product.
Standby mode
To decrease power consumption, unplug the power cord when the TV will not be used for a long time.
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registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries.
Still image warning
Avoid displaying still images (such as jpeg picture files), still image elements (such as TV channel logos, stock or news bars
at the bottom of the screen etc.), or programmes in panorama or 4:3 image format. Constantly displaying still pictures can
cause image burn-in on the LED screen, which will affect the image quality. To reduce risk of this occurring please follow the
recommendations below:
Avoid displaying the same TV channel for long periods.
Always try to display any image in full screen. Use the TV set’s picture format menu for the best possible match.
Reduce brightness and contrast to avoid the appearance of after-images.
Use all TV features designed to reduce image retention and screen burn. Refer to the e-Manual for more details.
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