VW22L HDTV QUICKSTART GUIDE 10T Before You Begin Four Easy Steps Simply follow our color-coded Step Charts and you’re done. • Verify all of the contents of your accessory package • Review safety guidelines in Owner’s Manual • Place your High Definition TV so that the rear connectors are accessible • Install AA batteries into the VIZIO Remote Control • Write down your VW22L 10T Serial Number (located on the back) L ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ 1) Choose items to connect to your VIZIO HDTV • Determine which type of Signal Source and any Additional Equipment you wish to connect to your VIZIO HDTV. 2) Choose equipment connection methods • Using the colored dots from Step One, follow the row across to Step Two to match up the colored dots to the same colored connection method. • The colored dots under each Signal Source and Additional Equipment indicate which type of connections you may use to connect to your VIZIO HDTV. Contents: • Choose ONLY one method for each piece of equipment. 3) Select cables and make connections 4) Use your VIZIO HDTV • Once you have determined the connection methods from Step Two, follow the row to Step Three to determine what kind of cables you need and what the connections look like on your equipment. • Following the color-coded system, use the appropriate cables and connect your Signal Source and Additional Equipment to the color-coded inputs on your VIZIO HDTV. (Refer to Connection Map at bottom of page.) Follow the programming instructions on the other side of this guide. • If you are using the DTV/TV input, turn over this guide and follow Procedure 1. • If you are using an input other than DTV/TV, turn over this guide and follow Procedure 2. • Once connected, turn on your VIZIO HDTV and all your equipment. Video Camera VCR Sound System Connection Reference Game System DVR DVD Digital Camera Satellite Box Digital Cable Box Cable Box Computer Additional Equipment Signal Sources Antenna VIZIO HDTV User Manual, and Registration Card. Cable Power Cord Connection Methods HDMI My Equipment Has My VIZIO HDTV Has HDMI Cable Needed HDMI* HDMI 1 TYPE: Digital High Definition QUALITY: Best Digital Remote Control Includes 2 AA Batteries Coaxial (RF) Cable* DTV / TV DTV / TV TYPE: Cable/Antenna QUALITY: Best Digital/Good Analog The Best Connection RGB PC TYPE: RGB Analog QUALITY: Best Analog Optional Audio COMPONENT For the best quality picture, we recommend using HDMI, DTV, RGB or Component Optional Audio BEST VGA Cable & stereo mini-jack Component & Stereo RCA Cable* RGB PC COMPONENT 1 TYPE: Component Analog QUALITY: Better Analog HDMI inputs when possible. These AV/S-VIDEO are the only inputs capable A/V RCA Cable & S-Video* AV TYPE: Analog QUALITY: Good Analog of high definition (HD). DTV + Using these inputs does not OPTICAL guarantee high definition Optical Audio Cable OPTICAL TYPE: Digital Audio Out QUALITY: Best Digital unless a high definition source is connected. However, not all equipment is capable of these RGB PC For additional help with connecting components to your VIZIO TV, visit http://ceaconnectionsguide.com for an interactive guide connections. TV, AV and S-Video are not capable of BETTER In need of a particular cable to make the connection you want? HD signals. VIZIO-certified cables are available at www.VIZIO.com (view back for more details). + Both DTV and TV share the COMPONENT same port. The television will automatically register which input type is connected. AV/S-VIDEO GOOD TV + 3 WAYS TO GET HDTV 1) Off-Air antenna (using the DTV antenna input). To see if you are able to receive HD signals off-air and for help choosing the right antenna, visit www.antennaweb.org. 2) Cable - Subscribe to HD programming through your local cable company (HD cable box required). 3) Satellite - Subscribe to HD programming through Direct TV or Dish Network (HD satellite receiver required). VIZIO provides installation services, cables & wall mounts BACK OF TV (see details for Optional Components on back). Visit www.VIZIO.com or call 1-888-849-4623 to order today. For more information, see your Owner’s Manual, Chapter 2, CONNECTING EQUIPMENT. ©2008 VIZIO Inc. Q41G7800997 3A VW22L HDTV QUICKSTART GUIDE 10T Programming your TV to Receive and Display Channels: All you need is your Remote Control. Attaching the Base STEP 1.1 Important: The Base of the HDTV must be assembled prior to usage. Place the VW22L face down on a soft and flat surface (blanket, foam, cloth, etc.) to prevent any damage to the HDTV. Receiving Channels through DTV/TV Input using Regular Antenna or Regular Cable Service (No Box) Signals. Displaying Channels from different Signal Sources (External TV Tuner, VCR, Cable Box or Satellite Receiver) through different Inputs. STEP 2.1 STEP 3.1 Connect your signal source (cable Select the correct input connection; RF (DTV/TV)* from antenna or cable from the wall for Cable Service without box) directly to the DTV/TV RF (commonly named COAXIAL) connector. connector, Composite (Yellow, Red and White)* connectors, Component (Red, Green, Blue plus Red and White)* connectors, HDMI* connectors or S-Video (AV)* plus Red and White connectors (if applicable). Make the physical connection or hook up. Carefully align and insert the Base to STEP 3.2 the stand (please refer to the illustration to the right). Gently push the Base towards the HDTV until the locking mechanism locks into place. Turn on the TV set STEP 2.2 Select the input by pressing the button corresponding to that specific type of connection on the remote control. Turn on the TV; press the MENU key to obtain the above display. By default the TV will show over the air (OTA) signal, press button to highlight Tuning Band. Press again if the signal is cable service. Press the button to select Auto Search, for either OTA or Cable Service the following display will show up. Insert the provided M4-16mm screw to the bottom of the base (as shown on the illustration to the left). Use a Phillips screwdriver to tighten the Base to the stand. * If you have an HD service you must use the HDMI (best) or Component connection. NOTE: Composite and S-VIDEO Cables can only be used for SD (480i) pictures. Turn on your Cable Box, VCR, External TV Tuner or Satellite Receiver and you will see a picture on your TV set. If there is not a Please wait for the TV to complete picture, make sure you have selected the correct input on the TV set. After completing the scanning,the If the selected input is RF connection, you should be aware that the TV set needs to be on either channel 3 or channel 4 matching the channel which has been selected on the back of the VCR, Cable Box, External TV Tuner or Satellite Receiver; please refer to the Owner or User’s Manual of such equipment for details. this process or press the EXIT key to cancel the scanning process. display will show the first found channel. For Your Information: Coaxial connection (RF connector) is recognized as the threaded connector, commonly NOTE: The TV set will be displaying any television station or program selected by the Cable Box, VCR, External Tuner or Satellite Receiver. The TV set will not be able to change programs or channels; this is controlled by the equipment sending the signal. If the service being used is the one which setup includes a box with two different outputs for two different (distant) rooms, then scanning channels would help you to find the signal. Be aware that the channel to be selected varies from provider to provider; meaning that, you may have to call your provider company so they could provide you the specific channel when using high definition made TV sets. Some examples of these channels are: 105, 106, 115 and 116. Programming Your Cable or Satellite Box Remote called cable, screw on or coaxial connector which carries the image (picture) and sound (audio) through a single cable. Consult your Cable or Satellite Owner’s Manual to determine if you need a 3, 4 or 5-digit code. If your Cable or Satellite Box requires: Composite connection (RCA connectors) is recognized by the three (yellow, red and • 3-digits, please use “627” (This code usually works with DISHNetwork.) white) standardized color coded RCA connectors. Yellow carries the image (picture); red (right channel) and white (left channel) carry the sound (audio) of the signal. Component connection (RCA connectors) is recognized by the three (green, blue and red) standardized color coded RCA connectors for image (picture) plus the two (red and white) standardized color coded RCA connectors for the sound (audio) of the signal. HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) connection (HDMI connector) is • 4-digits, please use “1758”, “0178” or “0128” small connectors at the end of a cable with multiple pins in it. This connection carries only the image (picture) of the signal; therefore, there is a need to supply a separate sound (audio) signal by using the two (red and white) standardized color coded RCA connectors. ENHANCE YOUR VIZIO EXPERIENCE When it comes to components and accessories, don’t settle for less than VIZIO. We offer a full line of products specifically designed to accentuate your VIZIO HDTV. To learn more about how you can enhance your VIZIO experience, call 888-849-4623 or visit www.VIZIO.com. • 5-digits, please use “11758”, “10178” or “10128” (These codes usually work with DIRECTV.) VIZIO HIGH-DEFINITION CERTIFIED CABLES Your new TV set is now ready to automatically reproduce the best picture quality from the input signal being fed into it. Enjoy your VIZIO HDTV. recognized by the standardized elongated D-Shaped connector which carries both the image (picture) and the sound (audio) of the signal through a single cable. S-Video (separate video) connection (4-pin Mini-DIN connector) is recognized by the Optional Components Our VIZIO Certified HD cables carry the same standards of excellence as all our VIZIO products. Available in: DVI, HDMI and Component in lengths of 2, 5, and 10 meters. VIZIO CERTIFIED MOUNTS OK These small arrows correspond to FLUSH MOUNT- turn your HDTV into a work of art the arrows shown in the above Steps. TILT MOUNT- adjust your HDTV for the most comfortable viewing position They surround the OK key. Legend ARTICULATING ARM- position your HDTV exactly where you want it ©2008 VIZIO Inc.