LG Smart BP420 manual

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  • Brand: LG
  • Product: Blu-ray player
  • Model/name: Smart BP420
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English, Dutch, German

Table of Contents

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OWNER’S MANUAL
Network 3D
Blu-ray Disc™ / DVD Player
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
BP420/BP420N
P/NO : SAC35454206
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Safety Information
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO
USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING
TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
This lightning flash with arrowhead
symbol within an equilateral triangle
is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated dangerous
voltage within the product’s
enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to
constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an
equilateral triangle is intended
to alert the user to the presence
of important operating and
maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature accompanying the
product.
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN
OR MOISTURE.
WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a
confined space such as a book case or similar unit.
CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings.
Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s
instructions.
Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the
product and to protect it from over heating. The
openings shall be never be blocked by placing
the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar
surface. This product shall not be placed in a built-
in installation such as a bookcase or rack unless
proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s
instruction has been adhered to.
CAUTION : CLASS 1M VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER
RADIATION WHEN OPEN. DO NOT VIEW DIRECTLY
WITH OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS
Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of
procedures other than those specified herein may
result in hazardous radiation exposure.
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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This device is equipped with a portable battery or
accumulator.
Safety way to remove the battery or the
battery from the equipment: Remove the
old battery or battery pack, follow the steps
in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent
contamination of the environment and bring on
possible threat to human and animal health, the
old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate
container at designated collection points. Do
not dispose of batteries or battery together with
other waste. It is recommended that you use
local, free reimbursement systems batteries and
accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to
excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
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.
Disposal of your old appliance
1.	 When this crossed-out wheeled bin
symbol is attached to a product it
means the product is covered by the
European Directive 2002/96/EC.
2.	 All electrical and electronic products
shall be disposed of separately
from the municipal waste stream
via designated collection facilities
appointed by the government or the
local authorities.
3.	 The correct disposal of your old
appliance will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the
environment and human health.
4.	 For more detailed information about
disposal of your old appliance, please
contact your city office, waste disposal
service or the shop where you
purchased the product.
Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators
1.	 When this crossed-out wheeled
bin symbol is attached to batteries/
accumulators of Your product it means
they are covered by European Directive
2006/66/EC.
2. 	This symbol may be combined with
chemical symbols for mercury(Hg),
cadmium(Cd) or lead(Pb) if the
battery Contains more that 0.0005%
of mercury, 0.002% of cadmium or
0.004% of lead.
3. 	All batteries/accumulators should be
disposed separately from the municipal
waste stream via designated collection
facilities appointed by the government
or the local authorities.
4. 	The correct disposal of Your old
batteries/ accumulators will help
to prevent potential negative
consequences for the environment,
animal and human health.
5. 	For more detailed information
about disposal of Your old batteries/
accumulators, please contact Your
city offi ce, waste disposal service or
the shop where You purchased the
product.
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LG Electronics hereby declares that this/
these product(s) is/are in compliance
with the essential requirements and
other relevant provisions of Directive 2004/108/EC,
2006/95/EC and 2009/125/EC.
European Standards Centre:
Krijgsman 1, 1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands
y
y Please note that this is NOT a Customer Service
contact point. For Customer Service Information,
see Warranty Card or contact the dealer that you
purchased this product.
Notes on Copyrights
y
y 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,
analog 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.
y
y 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, BD-
ROM Mark, BD+, or this product, please contact
an authorized Customer Service Centre.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
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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.
y
y If you have a PAL colour system TV, you will see
just distorted images when using discs or video
contents recorded in NTSC.
y
y 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.
y
y Even if the disc recorded in NTSC colour system
are well displayed on your TV, these may not be
recorded correctly on your recorder.
y
y Watching a 3D content for a long period
time may cause dizziness or tiredness.
y
y It is not recommended to watch a movie
in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant
woman.
y
y 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.
>
>Caution
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Table of Contents
1	 Getting Started
2	 Safety Information
8	Introduction
8	 –  Playable Discs and symbols used in
this manual
9	 –  About the “7” Symbol Display
9	 –  Compatibility Notes
10	 –  File requirement
11	 –  AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High
Definition)
12	 –  About DLNA
12	 –  Certain System Requirements
12	 –  Regional Code
12	 –  System Select
13	 Remote control
14	 Front panel
14	 Rear panel
2	Connecting
15	 Connecting to Your TV
15	 –  HDMI Connection
16	 –  What is SIMPLINK?
16	 –  Video/Audio (Left/Right) Connection
17	 –  Resolution Setting
18	 Connecting to an Amplifier
18	 –  Connecting to an Amplifier via HDMI
Output
19	 –  Connecting to an Amplifier via Digital
Audio Output
19	 –  Connecting to an Amplifier via 2
Channel Audio Output
20	 Connecting to your Home Network
20	 –  Wired network connection
20	 –  Wired Network Setup
23	 USB device connection
23	 –  Playback content in the USB device
3	 System Setting
24	Settings
24	 –  Initial Setup
25	 –  Adjust the Setup Settings
25	 –  [DISPLAY] Menu
27	 –  [LANGUAGE] Menu
27	 –  [AUDIO] Menu
29	 –  [LOCK] Menu
30	 –  [NETWORK] Menu
30	 –  [OTHERS] Menu
4	Operating
32	 General Playback
32	 –  Using [HOME] menu
32	 –  Playing a Disc
32	 –  Playing a file on disc/USB device
33	 –  Playing Blu-ray 3D disc
33	 –  Enjoying BD-Live™
34	 –  Playing a file on a network server
34	 –  Basic operations for video and audio
content
35	 –  Basic operations for photo content
35	 –  Using the disc menu
35	 –  Resume playback
35	 –  Last Scene Memory
36	 Advanced Playback
36	 –  Repeat Playback
36	 –  Repeating a specific portion
36	 –  Viewing content information
37	 –  Changing content list view
37	 –  Selecting a subtitle file
38	 –  Options while viewing a photo
38	 –  Listening to music while slide show
39	 On-Screen display
39	 –  Displaying content information on-
screen
40	 –  Playing from selected time
40	 –  Selecting a subtitle language
40	 –  Hearing a different audio
40	 –  Watching from a different angle
41	 –  Changing the TV Aspect Ratio
41	 –  Changing subtitle code page
41	 –  Changing the Picture Mode
42	 Using the Premium
42	 Using the LG Apps
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1
2
3
4
5
6
43	 –  Signing in
43	 –  Managing my Apps
5	Troubleshooting
44	Troubleshooting
44	 – General
45	 – Network
46	 – Picture
46	 –  Customer Support
46	 –  Open source software notice
6	Appendix
47	 Controlling a TV with the Supplied
Remote Control
47	 –  Setting up the remote to control your
TV
48	 Network Software Update
48	 –  Network update notification
48	 –  Software Update
50	 About Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
50	 –  System Requirements
50	 –  Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
51	 –  Sharing files and folders
52	 Area Code List
53	 Language code List
54	 Trademarks and Licenses
56	 Audio Output Specifications
58	Specifications
59	Maintenance
59	 –  Handling the Unit
59	 –  Notes on Discs
60	 Important Information Relating to
Network Services
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Introduction
Playable Discs and symbols used in this manual
Media/Term Logo Symbol Description
Blu-ray
e
y
y Discs such as movies that can be purchased or
rented.
y
y “Blu-ray 3D”discs and“Blu-ray 3D ONLY”discs.
y
y BD-R/RE discs that are recorded in BDAV format.
y
u
i
y
y BD-R/RE discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
y
y ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
DVD-ROM
DVD-R
DVD-RW
DVD+R
DVD+RW
(8 cm, 12 cm)
r
y
y Discs such as movies that can be purchased or
rented.
y
y Movie mode and finalized only
y
y Supports the dual layer disc also
o Finalized AVCHD format
y
u
i
y
y DVD±R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
y
y ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
DVD-RW (VR)
(8 cm, 12 cm)
r
VR mode and finalized only
Audio CD
(8 cm, 12 cm)
t
Audio CD
CD-R/RW
(8 cm, 12 cm)
y
u
i
y
y CD-R/RW discs that contain Movie, Music or
Photo files.
y
y ISO 9660+JOLIET, UDF and UDF Bridge format
Note – , Indicates special notes and operating features.
Caution – > Indicates cautions for preventing possible
damages from abuse.
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y
y 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.
y
y Depending on the recording software & the
finalization, some recorded discs (CD-R/RW,
DVD±R/RW, BD-R/RE) may not be playable.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.)
y
y This player requires discs and recordings to
meet certain technical standards in order to
achieve optimal playback quality.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y 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)
,
, Note 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.
Compatibility Notes
y
y 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 Center.
y
y 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). 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.
y
y Viewing high-definition content and up-
converting standard DVD content may require a
HDMI-capable input or HDCP-capable DVI input
on your display device.
y
y Some BD-ROM and DVD discs may restrict the
use of some operation commands or features.
y
y 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.
y
y You can use a USB device to store some disc
related information, including downloaded on-
line content. The disc you are using will control
how long this information is retained.
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File requirement
Movie files
File
Location
File
Extension
Codec Format Audio Format Subtitle
Disc,
USB
“.avi”,“.divx”,
“.mpg”,“.mpeg”,
“.mkv”,“.mp4”,
“.asf”,“.wmv”,
“.m4v”(DRM
free),“.vob”,
“.3gp”
DIVX3.xx, DIVX4.xx,
DIVX5.xx, DIVX6.xx
(standard playback
only), XVID, MPEG1 SS,
H.264/MPEG-4 AVC,
MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS,
VC-1 SM (WMV3)
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)
DLNA
“.avi”,“.divx”,
“.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,
VC-1 SM (WMV3)
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)
Music files
File
Location
File
Extension
Sampling Frequency Bitrate Note
Disc,
USB
“.mp3”,“.wma”,
“.wav”,“.m4a”
(DRM free),
“.flac”
within 32 - 48 kHz
(WMA), within 16 - 48
kHz (MP3)
within 32 - 320
kbps (WMA), within
32 - 320 kbps (MP3)
Some wav files are
not supported on this
player.
DLNA
“mp3”,“.wma”,
“.wav”,“.m4a”
(DRM free)
within 32 - 48 kHz
(WMA), within 16 - 48
kHz (MP3)
within 32 - 192
kbps (WMA), within
32 - 320 kbps (MP3)
Some wav files are
not supported on this
player.
Photo files
File
Location
File
Extension
Recommended
Size
Note
Disc,
USB,
DLNA
“.jpg”,“.jpeg”,
“.png”,“.gif”
Less than 4,000 x 3,000 x 24 bit/pixel
Less than 3,000 x 3,000 x 32 bit/pixel
Progressive and lossless
compression photo image files
are not supported.
y
y Supplied bundle DLNA server for Macintosh edition has limitations in file compatibility, such as ASF, WMA
and WMV.
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y
y The file name is limited to 180 characters.
y
y Maximum files/Folder: Less than 2000 (total
number of files and folders)
y
y Depending on the size and number of the
files, it may take several minutes to read the
contents on the media.
y
y File compatibility may differ depending on
the server.
y
y Because the compatibility on DLNA server
are tested on the bundle DLNA server
(Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials Windows
edition) environment, file requirements and
playback functions may differ depending on
media servers.
y
y The file requirements on page 10 are
not always compatible. There may have
some restrictions by file features and media
server’s ability.
y
y Playing a movie subtitle files are only
available on DLNA media server created
by supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software on this player package.
y
y The files from removable media such as USB
drive, DVD-drive etc. on your media server
may not be shared properly.
y
y This unit cannot support the ID3 Tag
embedded MP3 file.
y
y The total playback time of audio file
indicated on the screen may not correct for
VBR files.
y
y HD movie files contained on the CD/DVD or
USB 1.0/1.1 may not played properly.
Blu-ray Disc or USB 2.0 are recommended to
play back HD movie files.
y
y 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.
y
y This player does not support files that are
recorded with GMC*1
or Qpel*2
.
*1	 GMC – Global Motion Compensation
*2	 Qpel – Quarter pixel
,
, Note
y
y A“avi”file which is encoded“WMV 9 codec”
is not supported.
y
y This player supports UTF-8 files even it
contains Unicode subtitle contents. This
player can not support the pure Unicode
subtitle files.
y
y Depending on the types of file or ways of
recording, it may not play back.
y
y A disc which was recorded by multi-session
on normal PC is not supported on this
player.
y
y To be playback a movie file, movie file name
and Subtitle file name must be the same.
y
y If video codec is MPEG2 TS or MPEG2 PS,
subtitle does not play back.
y
y The total playback time of music file
indicated on the screen may not correct for
VBR files.
,
, Note
AVCHD (Advanced Video
Codec High Definition)
y
y This player can playback AVCHD format discs.
These discs are normally recorded and used in
camcorders.
y
y The AVCHD format is a high definition digital
video camera format.
y
y The MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format is capable of
compressing images at higher efficiency than
that of the conventional image compressing
format.
y
y This player can playback AVCHD discs using
“x.v.Colour”format.
y
y Some AVCHD format discs may not play
depending on the recording condition.
y
y AVCHD format discs need to be finalized.
y
y “x.v.Colour”offers a wider colour range than
normal DVD camcorder discs.
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About DLNA
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).
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:
y
y High definition display that has HDMI input jack.
y
y BD-ROM disc with high definition content.
y
y 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:
y
y An amplifier/receiver with a built-in (Dolby
Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS or
DTS-HD) decoder.
y
y Main, center, surround speakers and subwoofer
as necessary for chosen format.
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
Open the disc tray using the B (OPEN/CLOSE)
button and then, press and hold M (PAUSE) for
more than five seconds to change the color system
(PAL /NTSC /AUTO).
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Battery Installation
Remove the battery cover on the
rear of the Remote Control, and
insert two R03 (size AAA) batteries
with 4 and 5 matched correctly.
• • • • • • a •  •  •  •  •  • 
1 (POWER): Switches the player
ON or OFF.
B (OPEN/CLOSE): Opens and
closes the disc tray.
0-9 numerical buttons: Selects
numbered options in a 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].
TITLE/POPUP: Displays the DVD
title menu or BD-ROM’s POPUP
menu, if available.
INFO/MENU (m): Displays or
exits On-Screen Display.
Direction buttons: Selects an
option in the menu.
ENTER (b): Acknowledges menu
selection.
BACK (1): Exits the menu or
returns to the previous screen.
SUBTITLE: Selects a subtitle
language.
DISC MENU: Accesses menu on a
disc.
• • • • • • d •  •  •  •  •  •
Coloured (R, G, Y, B) buttons:
Use to navigate BD-ROM menus.
They are also used for [MOVIE],
[PHOTO], [MUSIC], [Premium] and
[LG Apps] menu.
?: This button is not available.
AUDIO: Selects an audio language
or audio channel.
TV Control Buttons: See page
47.
Remote control
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Front panel
a	 Disc Tray
b	 Display Window
c	 Remote Sensor
d	 B (OPEN/CLOSE)
e	 N (PLAY / PAUSE)
f	 Z (STOP)
g	 USB Port
h	 1 (POWER)
Rear panel
a	 AC power cord
b	 LAN port
c	 DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL)
d	 HDMI OUT
e	 VIDEO OUT
f	 2CH AUDIO OUT (Left/Right)
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Connecting
2
Connecting to Your TV
Make one of the following connections, depending
on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
y
y HDMI connection (page 15)
y
y Video connection (page 16)
y
y 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.
y
y Please refer to the manuals of your TV,
Stereo System or other devices as necessary
to make the best connections.
y
y Do not connect the player’s AUDIO OUT
jack to the phono in jack (record player) of
your audio system.
y
y Do not connect your player via your VCR.
The image could be distorted by the copy
protection system.
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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 HDMI™ Cable). Connect the HDMI jack on
the player to the HDMI jack on a HDMI compatible
TV or monitor.
Rear of the unit
TV
HDMI
cable
Set the TV’s source to HDMI (refer to TV’s Owner’s
manual).
Additional Information for HDMI
y
y 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.
y
y Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices
will work with this player.
-
- The picture will not be displayed properly
with non-HDCP device.
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y
y 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.
y
y When you use HDMI connection, you can
change the resolution for the HDMI output.
(Refer to“Resolution Setting”on page 17)
y
y Select the type of video output from the
HDMI OUT jack using [HDMI Color Setting]
option on the [Setup] menu (see page
26).
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y If there are noises or lines on the screen,
please check the HDMI cable (length is
generally limited to 4.5 m).
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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.
Controllable functions by LG TV’s remote control;
Play, Pause, Scan, Skip, Stop, Power Off, etc.
Refer to the TV owner’s manual for the details of
SIMPLINK function.
LG TV’s with SIMPLINK function has the logo as
shown above.
Depending on the disc type or playing status,
some SIMPLINK operation may differ from your
purpose or not work.
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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.
Rear of the unit
TV
Video/Audio cable
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2
Resolution Setting
The player provides several output resolutions for
HDMI OUT jack. You can change the resolution
using [Setup] menu.
1.	 Press HOME (n).
2.	 Use A/D to select the [Setup] and press ENTER
(b). The [Setup] menu appears.
3.	 Use W/S to select [DISPLAY] option then
press D to move to the second level.
4.	 Use W/S to select the [Resolution] option
then press ENTER (b) to move to the third level.
5.	Use W/S to select the desired resolution then
press ENTER (b) to confirm your selection.
y
y 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.
y
y When you set the resolution to 576i with
HDMI connection, actual resolution is
outputted to 576p.
y
y 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].
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y The resolution of the VIDEO OUT jack is
always outputted at 576i resolution.
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2
Connecting to an
Amplifier
Make one of the following connections, depending
on the capabilities of your existing equipment.
y
y HDMI Audio connection (page 18)
y
y Digital Audio connection (page 19)
y
y 2CH Analog Audio connection (page 19)
Since many factors affect the type of audio output,
see“Audio Output Specifications”for details (pages
56).
About Digital Multi-channel sound
A digital multi-channel connection provides the
best sound quality. For this, you need a multi-
channel 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)
Connecting to an Amplifier via
HDMI Output
Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the
corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a
HDMI cable.
HDMI cable
HDMI cable
TV
Receiver/Amplifier
Rear of the unit
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 pages 27)
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Connecting to an Amplifier via
Digital Audio Output
Connect the player’s DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack
to the corresponding in jack (OPTICAL) on your
amplifier using an optional digital audio cable.
Optical
cable
Receiver/Amplifier
Rear of the unit
You will need to activate the player’s digital output.
(See“[AUDIO] Menu”on pages 27.)
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.
Audio cable
Receiver/Amplifier
Rear of the unit
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20
Connecting
2
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 on-line
content services.
Wired network connection
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.
Connect the player’s LAN port to the corresponding
port on your Modem or Router using a
commercially available LAN or Ethernet cable.
y
y 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.
y
y Do not connect a modular phone cable to
the LAN port.
y
y Since there are various connection
configurations, please follow the
specifications of your telecommunication
carrier or internet service provider.
y
y If you want to access content from DLNA
servers, this player must be connected to
the same local area network with them via a
router.
y
y To set your PC as a DLNA server, install the
supplied Nero MediaHome 4 on your PC.
(see page 50)
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Rear of the unit
Router
Broadband
service
DLNA certified servers
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.
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1.	 Select [Connection Setting] option in the
[Setup] menu then press ENTER (b).
2.	 Read the preparations for the network settings
and then press ENTER (b) while [Start] is
highlighted.
Network will automatically be connected to the
unit.
Advanced Setting
If you want to set the network settings manually,
use W/S to select [Advanced Setting] on the
[Network Setting] menu and press ENTER (b).
1.	Use W/S/A/D to select the IP mode
between [Dynamic] and [Static].
Normally, select [Dynamic] to allocate an IP
address automatically.
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.
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2.	 Select [Next] and press ENTER (b) to apply
network settings.
Network connection status is displayed on the
screen.
3.	 Press ENTER (b) while [Close] is highlighted to
finish the wired network settings.
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22
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Notes on Network Connection:
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y Some internet contents may require a higher
bandwidth connection.
y
y 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.
y
y Some internet connection operations may not
be possible due to certain restrictions set by the
Internet service provider (ISP) supplying your
broadband Internet connection.
y
y Any fees charged by an ISP including, without
limitation, connection charges are your
responsibility.
y
y 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.
y
y You must use a Router to use xDSL service.
y
y 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.)
y
y 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.
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USB device connection
This player can play movie, music and photo files
contained in the USB device.
Playback content in the USB
device
1.	 Insert a USB device to the USB port until it fits
into place.
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).
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.
y
y This player supports USB flash drive/external
HDD formatted in FAT16, FAT32 and NTFS
when accessing files (music, photo, movie).
However, for BD-Live, only FAT16 and FAT32
formats are supported. Use the USB flash
drive/external HDD formatted in either
FAT16 or FAT32 when using BD-Live.
y
y The USB device can be used for the local
storage for enjoying BD-Live discs with
Internet.
y
y This unit can support up to 4 partitions of
the USB device.
y
y Do not extract the USB device during
operation (play, etc.).
y
y A USB device which requires additional
program installation when you have
connected it to a computer, is not
supported.
y
y USB device: USB device that supports
USB1.1 and USB2.0.
y
y Movie, music and photo files can be played.
For details of operations on each file, refer to
relevant pages.
y
y Regular back up is recommended to
prevent data loss.
y
y If you use a USB extension cable, USB HUB
or USB Multi-reader, the USB device may not
be recognized.
y
y Some USB device may not work with this
unit.
y
y Digital camera and mobile phone are not
supported.
y
y USB Port of the unit cannot be connected
to PC. The unit cannot be used as a storage
device.
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System Setting
24
System
Setting
3
Settings
Initial Setup
When you turn on the unit for the first time, the
initial setup wizard appears on the screen. Set the
display language and network settings on the initial
setup wizard.
1.	Press 1 (POWER).
The initial setup wizard appears on the screen.
2.	Use W/S/A/D to select a display language
and press ENTER (b).
3.	 Read and prepare the preparations for the
network settings and then press ENTER (b)
while [Start] is highlighted.
If wired network is connected, the network
connection setting will automatically be
finished.
For details on network settings, refer to
“Connecting to your Home Network”on page
20.
4. 	 Check all the settings that you have set in the
previous steps.
Press ENTER (b) while [Finish] is highlighted
to finish the initial setup settings. If there is any
settings to be changed, use A/D to select
[Previous] and press ENTER (b).
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System Setting 25
System
Setting
3
Adjust the Setup Settings
You can change the settings of the player in the
[Setup] menu.
1.	 Press HOME (n).
2.	Use A/D to select the [Setup] and press ENTER
(b). The [Setup] menu appears.
3.	Use W/S to select the first setup option, and
press D to move to the second level.
4.	Use W/S to select a second setup option, and
press ENTER (b) to move to the third level.
5.	Use W/S to select a desired setting, and press
ENTER (b) to confirm your selection.
[DISPLAY] Menu
TV Aspect Ratio
Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV
type.
[4:3 Letter Box]
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Displays theatrical images with masking bars
above and below the picture.
[4:3 Pan Scan]
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Displays pictures cropped to fill your TV screen.
Both sides of the picture are cut off.
[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]
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.
You cannot select [4:3 Letter Box] and
[4:3 Pan Scan] option when the resolution is
set to higher than 720p.
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26
System
Setting
3
Resolution
Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal.
Refer to page 17 for details about the resolution
setting.
[Auto]
If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to
TVs providing display information (EDID),
automatically selects the resolution best suited
to the connected TV.
[1080p]
Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video.
[1080i]
Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video.
[720p]
Outputs 720 lines of progressive video.
[576p]
Outputs 576 lines of progressive video.
[576i]
Outputs 576 lines of interlaced video.
1080p Display Mode
When the resolution is set to 1080p, select
[24 Hz] for smooth presentation of film material
(1080p/24 Hz) with a HDMI-equipped display
compatible with 1080p/24 Hz input.
y
y 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].
y
y 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.
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HDMI Color Setting
Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack.
For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your
display device.
[YCbCr]
Select when connecting to a HDMI display
device.
[RGB]
Select when connecting to a DVI display
device.
3D Mode
Select the type of output mode for Blu-ray 3D disc
playback.
[Off]
Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 2D
mode like a normal BD-ROM disc playback.
[On]
Blu-ray 3D disc playback will output as 3D
mode.
Wallpaper
Changes the background of the initial screen.
Home Menu Guide
This function allows you to display or delete the
guide bubble on the Home Menu. Set this option
to [On] for displaying guide.
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System Setting 27
System
Setting
3
[LANGUAGE] Menu
Display Menu
Select a language for the [Setup] menu and on-
screen 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.
[Other]
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 53.
[Off] (Disc Subtitle only)
Turn off Subtitle.
Depending on the disc, your language setting
may not work.
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[AUDIO] 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.
Since many factors affect the type of audio
output, see“Audio Output Specifications”on
page 56 for details.
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Digital Output
[PCM Stereo] (HDMI, OPTICAL)
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to a device with two-
channel digital stereo decoder.
[PCM Multi-Ch] (HDMI only)
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT jack
to a device with multi-channel digital decoder.
[DTS Re-Encode] (HDMI, OPTICAL)
Select if you connect this unit’s HDMI OUT or
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to a device with DTS
decoder.
[BitStream] (HDMI, OPTICAL)
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.
y
y When [Digital Output] option is set to [PCM
Multi-Ch], the audio may output as PCM
Stereo if the PCM Multi-Ch information is
not detected from HDMI device with EDID.
y
y If the [Digital Output] 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 [BitStream]).
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System Setting
28
System
Setting
3
Sampling Freq.
(Digital Audio Output)
[192 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
capable of handling 192 kHz signals.
[96 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
not capable of handling 192 kHz signals. When
this choice is made, this unit
automatically converts any 192 kHz signals to
96 kHz so your system can decode them.
[48 kHz]
Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is
not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signal. When this choice is made, this unit
automatically converts any 192 kHz and 96 kHz
signals to 48 kHz so your system can decode
them.
Check the documentation for your A/V Receiver or
Amplifier to verify its capabilities.
DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
This function allows you to listen to a movie at a
lower volume without losing clarity of sound.
[Off]
Turns off this function.
[On]
Compress the dynamic range of the Dolby
Digital, 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.
The DRC setting can be changed only when a
disc is not inserted or the unit is in complete
stop mode.
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System Setting 29
System
Setting
3
[LOCK] Menu
The [LOCK] settings affect only BD-ROM and DVD
playback.
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]
Enter a 4-digit password twice, and press
ENTER (b) to create a new password.
[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.
2.	 Select [Password] option in the [Setup] menu.
3.	 Use Number buttons to enter“210499”. The
password is cleared.
If you make a mistake before pressing ENTER
(b), press CLEAR. Then input the correct
password.
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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.
Blu-ray Disc Rating
Set an age limit of BD-ROM play. Use number
buttons to input an age limit for BD-ROM viewing.
[255]
All BD-ROM can be played.
[0-254]
Prohibits play of BD-ROM with corresponding
ratings recorded on them.
The [Blu-ray Disc Rating] will be applied
only for the Blu-ray disc that containing the
Advanced Rating Control.
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Area Code
Enter the code of the area whose standards were
used to rate the DVD video disc, based on the list
on page 52.
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System Setting
30
System
Setting
3
[NETWORK] Menu
The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the
software update, BD-Live and on-line content
services.
Connection Setting
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 pages 20.)
Connection Status
If you want to check tshe 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.
BD-LIVE connection
You can restrict Internet access when BD-Live
functions are used.
[Permitted]
Internet access is permitted for all BD-Live
contents.
[Partially permitted]
Internet access is permitted only for BD-
Live contents which have content owner
certificates. Internet access and AACS Online
functions are prohibited for all BD-Live contents
without a certificate.
[Prohibited]
Internet access is prohibited for all BD-Live
contents.
Premium/LG Apps
[Country Setting]
Select your area for displaying proper services
and contents on the [Premium] and [LG Apps]
feature.
Device Name
You can make a network name using virtual
keyboard. This player will be recognised by the
name you are entering on your home network.
[OTHERS] Menu
DivX® VOD
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video
format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi
Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device
that plays DivX video. Visit divx.com for more
information and software tools to convert your files
into DivX videos.
ABOUT DIVX VIDEO-ON-DEMAND: This DivX
Certified® device must be registered in order to play
purchased DivX Video-on-Demand (VOD) movies.
To obtain your registration code, locate the DivX
VOD section in your device setup menu. Go to vod.
divx.com for more information on how to complete
your registration.
[Register]
Displays the registration code of your player.
[Deregister]
Deactivate your player and display the
deactivation code.
All the downloaded videos from DivX(R) VOD
with this player’s registration code can only be
played on this unit.
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System Setting 31
System
Setting
3
Network Play
This function allows you to control the playback
of media streamed from DLNA media server by a
DLNA certified smartphone. Most DLNA certified
smartphone has a function to control the playback
media on your home network. Set this option to
[On] for allowing your smartphone to control this
unit. Refer to instructions of your DLNA certified
smartphone or the application for more detailed
information.
y
y This unit and the DLNA Certified
Smartphone must be connected to the
same network.
y
y To use the [Network Play] function using a
DLNA certified smartphone, press HOME
(n) to display the home menu before
connecting to this unit.
y
y While controlling the unit using the
[Network Play] function, the remote control
may not work.
y
y Available file formats described on page 10
are not always supported on [Network Play]
function.
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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 off within 20 minutes since the Screen Saver
is displayed. Set this option to [Off] to leave the
screen saver until the unit is operated by the user.
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.
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.
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Software
[Information]
Displays the current software version.
[Update]
You can update the software by connecting
the unit directly to the software update server
(see page 48).
Disclaimer Notice
Press ENTER (b) to view the notice of Network
Service Disclaimer.
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General Playback
Using [HOME] menu
The home menu appears when you press HOME
(n). Use W/S/A/D to select a category and
press ENTER (b).
Depending on the region, [LG Apps] service
and [Search] function may not be available
at the moment. The service may become
available in these regions through at software
update later.
,
, Note
a [Movie] - Plays video contents.
b [Photo] - Plays photo contents.
c [Music] - Plays audio contents.
d
[Premium] - Displays the Premium Home
screen.
e [LG Apps] - Displays the [LG Apps] screen.
f [Setup] - Adjusts the system settings.
g
[Search] - Searching an on-line content by
inputting a keyword on the search menu.
h [LG Apps] - Displays the [LG Apps] screen.
i
[Favorite Apps] - Shortcut for user’s favorite
Apps.
j [My Apps] - Display the [My Apps] screen.
Playing a Disc
erto
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).
y
y Playback functions described in this manual
are not always available in every files and
media. Some functions can be restricted
depending on many factors.
y
y Depending on the BD-ROM titles, a USB
device connection may be needed for the
proper playback.
y
y Unfinalized DVD-VR format discs may not
be played in this player.
y
y Some DVD-VR discs are made with CPRM
data by DVD RECORDER. This unit cannot
support these kinds of discs.
,
, Note
Playing a file on disc/USB
device
yui
This player can play movie, music and photo files
contained in the disc or USB device.
1.	 Insert a data disc on the tray or connect a USB
device.
2.	 Press HOME (n).
3.	 Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4.	 Select [Data] or [USB] option using W/S, and
press ENTER (b).
5.	 Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
d (PLAY) or ENTER (b) to play the file.
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Playing Blu-ray 3D disc
e
This player can play the Blu-ray 3D discs which
contains separate views for the left and right eyes.
Preparation
In order to playback Blu-ray 3D title in
stereoscopic 3D mode, you need to:
y
y 	
Check your TV is 3D capable and has HDMI
input(s).
y
y 	
Wear 3D glasses to enjoy the 3D experience
if it is necessary.
y
y 	
Check whether the BD-ROM title is the Blu-
ray 3D disc or not.
y
y 	
Connect an HDMI cable (Type A, High
Speed HDMI™ Cable) between the player’s
HDMI output and TV’s HDMI input.
1.	 Press HOME (n), and set the [3D Mode] option
on the [Setup] menu to [On] (page 26).
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.
y
y Watching a 3D content for a long period
time may cause dizziness or tiredness.
y
y It is not recommended to watch a movie
in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant
woman.
y
y 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.
>
>Caution
Enjoying BD-Live™
e
BD-ROM supporting BD-Live 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.
1.	 Check the network connection and settings
(page 20).
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.
Do not extract the connected USB device
while content is being downloaded or a Blu-
ray disc is still in the disc tray. Doing so may
damage the connected USB device and BD-
Live 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.
>
>Caution
y
y Some BD-Live contents may be restrictively
accessed in some territories by contents
provider’s own decision.
y
y It may take up to several minutes to load
and start enjoying BD-Live contents.
,
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4
Playing a file on a network
server
yui
This player can play video, audio and photo files
located in a DLNA server through your home
network.
1.	 Check the network connection and settings
(pagepage 20).
2.	 Press HOME (n).
3.	 Select [Movie], [Photo] or [Music] using A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
4.	 Select a DLNA media server on the list using
W/S, and press ENTER (b).
If you want to rescan available media server,
press the green (G) coloured button.
5.	 Select a file using W/S/A/D, and press
ENTER (b) to play the file.
y
y The file requirements are described on page
10.
y
y The thumbnail of the unplayable files can
be displayed, but those cannot be played
on this player.
y
y The subtitle file name and movie file name
have to be the same and located at the
same folder.
y
y The playback and operating quality may be
affected by your home network condition.
y
y You may experience connection problems
depending on your server’s environment.
y
y To set your PC as a DLNA server, install the
supplied Nero MediaHome 4 on your PC.
(see page 50)
,
, Note
Basic operations for video and
audio content
To stop playback
Press Z (STOP) while playback.
To pause playback
Press M (PAUSE) while playback.
Press d (PLAY) to resume playback.
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.
You can change the various playback speeds by
pressing c or v repeatedly.
To slow down the playing speed
While the playback is paused, press v repeatedly
to play various speeds of slow motion.
To skip to the next/previous
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.
Press C twice briefly to step back to the previous
chapter/track/file.
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.
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Basic operations for photo
content
To play a slide show
Press d (PLAY) to start slide show.
To stop a slide show
Press Z (STOP) while slide show.
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.
Using the disc menu
ero
To display the disc menu
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.
Use W/S/A/D buttons to navigate through
menu items.
To display the POPUP menu
Some BD-ROM discs contain POPUP menu that
appears while playback.
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.
y
y The resume point may be cleared when a
button is pressed (for example; 1 (POWER),
B (OPEN/CLOSE), etc).
y
y On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the resume
playback function does not work.
y
y If you press Z (STOP) once during BD-ROM
interactive title playback, the unit will be in
Complete Stop mode.
,
, Note
Last Scene Memory
er
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.
y
y Last Scene Memory function for a previous
disc is erased once a different disc is played.
y
y This function may not work depending on
the disc.
y
y On BD-ROM discs with BD-J, the last scene
memory function does not work.
y
y This unit does not memorize settings of
a disc if you switch off the unit before
commencing to play it.
,
, Note
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4
Advanced Playback
Repeat Playback
erotu
y
During playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to
select a desired repeat mode.
Blu-ray Disc / DVD / Movie files
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.
To return to normal playback, press REPEAT (h)
repeatedly to select [Off].
Audio CDs/Music files
;Track– The current track or file will be played
back repeatedly.
:All – All the tracks or files will be played back
repeatedly.
l – The tracks or files will be played back in
random order.
l:All – All the tracks or files will be played
back repeatedly in random order.
kA-B – Selected portion will be repeated
continually. (Audio CD only)
To return to normal playback, press CLEAR.
y
y If you press V once during Repeat
Chapter/Track playback, the repeat playback
cancels.
y
y This function may not work on some disc or
title.
,
, Note
Repeating a specific portion
eroty
This player can repeat a portion you have selected.
1.	 While playback, press REPEAT (h) to select
[A-] at the beginning of the portion you wish to
repeat.
2.	 Press ENTER (b) at the end of the portion. Your
selected portion will be repeated continually.
3.	 To return to normal playback, press REPEAT
(h) repeatedly to select [Off].
y
y You cannot select a portion less than 3
seconds.
y
y This function may not work on some disc or
title.
,
, Note
Viewing content information
y
The player can display the content information.
1.	 Select a file using W/S/A/D.
2.	 Press INFO/MENU (m) to display the option
menu.
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.
The information displayed on the screen
may not correct comparing actual content
information.
,
, Note
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4
Changing content list view
yui
On the [Movie], [Music] or [Photo] menu, you can
change the content list view.
Method 1
Press red (R) coloured button repeatedly.
Method 2
1.	 On the content list, press INFO/MENU (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.
Selecting a subtitle file
y
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).
Press ENTER (b) again to deselect the subtitle
file. Selected subtitle file will be displayed when
you play the movie file.
y
y If you press Z (STOP) while playback, the
subtitle selection is cancelled.
y
y This function is not available for playing file
on a server via home network.
,
, Note
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4
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/
MENU (m) to display the option menu.
2.	 Select an option using W/S.
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 38).
d Music –Press ENTER (b) to start or pause
background music.
e Rotate – Press ENTER (b) to rotate the
photo clockwise.
f Zoom – Press ENTER (b) to display the
[Zoom] menu.
g Effect – Use A/D to select a transition
effect between photos in a slide show.
h Speed – Use A/D to select a delaying
speed between photos in a slide show.
3.	 Press BACK (1) to exit the option menu.
Listening to music while slide
show
i
You can display photo files while listening to music
files.
1.	 While viewing a photo in full screen, press INFO/
MENU (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
DLNA server DLNA server
4.	Use W/S to select a file or a folder you wish to
play.
Select g and press ENTER (b) to display the
upper directory.
When selecting music file from a server, folder
selection is not available. Only file selection is
available.
,
, Note
5.	Use D to select [OK], and press ENTER (b) to
complete music selection.
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On-Screen display
You can display and adjust various information and
settings about the content.
Displaying content information
on-screen
eroy
1.	 While playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to show
various playback information.
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
2.	 Select an option using W/S.
3.	Use A/D to adjust the selected option value.
4.	 Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
y
y If no button is pressed for a few seconds,
the on-screen display disappears.
y
y A title number cannot be selected on some
discs.
y
y Available items may differ depending on
discs or titles.
y
y If an interactive Blu-ray Disc is playing back,
some setting information is displayed on
the screen but prohibited to be changed.
,
, Note
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40
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4
Playing from selected time
eroy
1.	 Press INFO/MENU (m) during playback. The
time search box shows the elapsed playing
time.
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.
y
y This function may not work on some disc or
titles.
y
y This function may not work depending on
the file type and ability of the DLNA server.
,
, Note
Selecting a subtitle language
eroy
1.	 During playback, press INFO/MENU (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 (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
y
y 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.
y
y You can select the [Subtitle] option on the
On-Screen display directely by pressing
SUBTITLE button.
,
, Note
Hearing a different audio
eroy
1.	 During playback, press INFO/MENU (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.
y
y Some discs allow you to change audio
selections only via the disc menu. In this
case, press TITLE/POPUP or DISC MENU
button and choose the appropriate audio
from the selections on the disc menu.
y
y Immediately after you have switched sound,
there may be a temporary discrepancy
between the display and actual sound.
y
y On BD-ROM disc, the multi audio format
(5.1CH or 7.1CH) is displayed with [MultiCH]
in the on-screen display.
y
y You can select the [Audio] option on the
On-Screen display directely by pressing
AUDIO button.
,
, Note
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/MENU (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 (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
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4
Changing the TV Aspect Ratio
eoy
You can change the TV aspect ratio setting while
playback.
1.	 During playback, press INFO/MENU (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 (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
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.
,
, Note
Changing subtitle code page
y
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/MENU (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.
4.	 Press BACK (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
Changing the Picture Mode
eroy
You can change the [Picture mode] option while
playback.
1.	 During playback, press INFO/MENU (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 (1) to exit the On-Screen display.
Setting the [User setting] option
1.	 During playback, press INFO/MENU (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.
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42
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4
Using the Premium
You can use various content services via Internet
with the Premium feature.
1.	 Check the network connection and settings
(page 20).
2.	 Press HOME (n).
3.	 Select the [Premium] using A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
4.	 Select an on-line service using W/S/A/D,
and press ENTER (b).
y
y Detailed information of each service,
contact to the content provider or visit
suppot link of the service.
y
y The content of Premium services and
service related information, including user
interface, is subject to changes. Please refer
to the web site of each service for most up-
to-date information.
y
y When you are first time to access [Premium]
or [LG Apps] feature, current country setting
appears. If you want to change the country
setting, select [Edit] and press ENTER (b).
,
, Note
Using the LG Apps
You can use the LG application services on
this player via Internet. You can easily find and
download various applications from LG App store.
Depending on the region, the LG Apps service
may not be available at the moment. The
service will become available in these regions
through at software update.
1.	 Check the network connection and settings
(page 20).
2.	 Press HOME (n).
3.	 Select the [LG Apps] using A/D, and press
ENTER (b).
4.	 Select a category using A/D, and press ENTER
(b).
5.	Use W/S/A/D to select an application, and
press ENTER (b) to display the information.
6.	 Press ENTER (b) while [Install] icon is
highlighted. The application will be installed to
the player.
To install an application to the player, user needs
to sign in. Refer to page 43 for more information
of signning in.
7.	 Press yellow (Y) colored button to display the
[My Apps] screen.
8.	 Select the installed application and press ENTER
(b) to excute it.
To install a paid application, you need to be
a paid member. Visit www.lgappstv.com for
more information.
,
, Note
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4
Signing in
To use the [LG Apps] feature, you need to sign in
with your account.
1.	 On the [LG Apps] or [My Apps] screen, press red
(R) colored button.
2.	 Fill the [ID] and [Password] field using the virtual
keyboard.
If you do not have an account, press red (R)
colored button to register.
3.	Use W/S/A/D to select [OK], and press
ENTER (b) to sign in with your account.
If you select the [Auto Sign In] check box,
your ID and password are remembered and
automatically signed in without entering them.
y
y If you want to sign in with other account,
press red (R) colored button on [LG Apps] or
[My Apps] screen, and select [Change User]
option.
y
y To view the information of your account and
applications, press red (R) colored button on
[LG Apps] or [My Apps] screen, and select
[Account Setting] option.
,
, Note
Managing my Apps
You can move or delete an installed application in
the [My Apps] menu.
Move an application
1.	 Select an application, and press green (G)
colored button to display the options.
2.	Use W/S to select [Move], and press ENTER
(b).
3.	Use W/S/A/D to select a position you want
to move to, and press ENTER (b).
Delete an application
1.	 Select an application, and press green (G)
colored button to display the options.
2.	Use W/S to select [Delete], and press ENTER
(b).
3.	Use A/D to select [Yes], and press ENTER (b)
to confirm.
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Troubleshooting
44
Troubleshooting
5
Troubleshooting
General
Symptom Cause & Solution
The Power does not turned on. y
y Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely.
The unit does not start
playback.
y
y Insert a playable disc. (Check the disc type, colour system, and
regional code.)
y
y Place the disc with the playback side down.
y
y Place the disc on the disc tray correctly inside the guide.
y
y Clean the disc.
y
y Cancel the Rating function or change the rating level.
The angle cannot be changed. y
y Multi-angles are not recorded on the DVD Video being played.
Cannot play movie, photo or
music files.
y
y The files are not recorded in a format that the unit can play.
y
y The unit does not support the codec of the movie file.
The remote control does not
work properly.
y
y The remote control is not pointed at the remote sensor of the unit.
y
y The remote control is too far from the unit.
y
y There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit.
y
y The batteries in the remote control are exhausted.
The unit is plugged in, but the
power will not turn on or off.
You can reset the unit as follows.
y
y Unplug the power cord, wait at least five seconds, and then plug it in
again.
The unit is not operating
normally.
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Troubleshooting
5
Network
Symptom Cause & Solution
BD-Live feature does not work. y
y The connected USB storage may not have enough space. Connect
the USB storage with at least 1GB free space.
y
y Ensure that the unit is correctly connected to the local area network
and can access the internet (see page 20).
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
y
y 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.
Media servers are not displayed
on the device list.
y
y The firewall or anti-virus software on your media server is running.
Turn off the firewall or anti-virus software running on your media
server.
y
y The player is not connected to the local area network that your media
server is connected.
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Troubleshooting
46
Troubleshooting
5
Picture
Symptom Cause & Solution
There is no picture. y
y Select the appropriate video input mode on the TV so the picture
from the unit appears on the TV screen.
y
y Connect the video connection securely.
y
y Check the [HDMI Color Setting] in the [Setup] menu is set to the
appropriate item that conforms to your video connection.
y
y Your TV may not support the resolution you have set on the player.
Change the resolution that your TV accepts.
y
y The player’s HDMI OUT jack is connected to a DVI device that does
not support copyright protection.
Picture noise appears. y
y You are playing a disc recorded in a colour system that is different
from your TV.
y
y Set the resolution which your TV accepts.
Blu-ray 3D disc playback does
not output 3D views.
y
y Connect the player to your TV with HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed
HDMI™ Cable).
y
y Your TV may not support“HDMI 3D mandatory format”.
y
y The [3D Mode] option in the [Setup] menu is set to [Off].
Set the option to [On].
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://www.lg.com/global/support or contact LG Electronics customer care centre.
Open source software notice
To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL and other open source licenses, please visit
http://opensource.lge.com. All referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are
available to download with the source code.
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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.
MUTE
Turn the TV’s volume on or
off.
VOL +/– Adjust the volume of the TV
PR/CH W/S
Scan up or down through
memorized channels.
Depending on the unit being connected, you
may not be able to control your TV using some
of the buttons.
,
, Note
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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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.
Option 1:
1.	 The update menu will appear on the screen
when you turn off the player.
2.	Use A/D to select a desired option and then
press ENTER (b).
[OK] Starts the software update.
[Cancel] Exits the update menu and turns
the power off.
Option 2:
If the software update is available from the update
server, the“Update”icon appears in the Home
menu. Press blue (B) coloured button to start the
update procedure.
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.
y
y Before updating the software in your player,
remove any disc and USB Device from the
player.
y
y Before updating the software in your player,
turn the player off and then turn it back on.
y
y During the software update procedure,
do not turn off the player or disconnect
AC power, or do not press any button.
y
y If you cancel the update, turn off the power
and turn it on for stable performance.
y
y This unit cannot be updated to previous
software version.
,
, Note
1.	 Check the network connection and settings
(page 20).
2.	 Select [Software] option in the [Setup] menu
then press ENTER (b).
3.	 Select [Update] option, and press ENTER (b).
The player will check for the newest update.
y
y Pressing ENTER (b) while checking for the
update will end the process.
y
y If there is no update available, the Message,
“No update is found.”appears. Press ENTER
(b) to return to the [Home Menu].
,
, Note
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4.	 If newer version exists, the message“Do you
want to download it?”appears.
5.	 Select [OK] to start 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.)
Do not turn off the power during the software
update.
>
>Caution
If the software includes the driver update, disc
tray may open during the process.
,
, Note
9.	 When update is completed, the power will be
turned automatically in a few seconds.
10.	Turn the power back on. The system now
operates with the new version.
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 46.
,
, Note
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About Nero
MediaHome 4
Essentials
Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials is a software for
sharing movie, music and photo files stored on your
computer to this player as a DLNA-compatiable
digital media server.
y
y The Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials CD-
ROM is designed for PCs and should not
be inserted in this player or in any product
other than a PC.
y
y The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
CD-ROM is a customized software edition
only for sharing files and folders to this
player.
y
y The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software does not support following
functions: Transcoding, Remote UI, TV
control, Internet services and Apple iTunes
y
y The supplied Nero MediaHome 4 Essentials
software can be downloaded at http://www.
lg.com/global/support. Find the download
link on the web page of this product.
y
y 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.
,
, Note
System Requirements
Windows PC
y
y Windows® XP (Service Pack 2 or higher), Windows
Vista® (no Service Pack required), Windows® 7
(no Service Pack required), Windows® XP Media
Center Edition 2005 (Service Pack 2 or higher),
Windows Server® 2003
y
y Windows Vista® 64-bit edition (application runs
in 32-bit mode)
y
y Windows® 7 64-bit edition (application runs in
32-bit mode)
y
y Hard drive space: 200 MB hard drive space for a
typical installation of Nero MediaHome stand-
alone
y
y 1.2 GHz Intel® Pentium® III or AMD
Sempron™ 2200+ processors
y
y Memory: 256 MB RAM
y
y Graphics card with at least 32 MB video memory,
minimum resolution of 800 x 600 pixels, and 16-
bit colour settings
y
y Windows® Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher
y
y DirectX® 9.0c revision 30 (August 2006) or higher
y
y Network environment: 100 Mb Ethernet, WLAN
Macintosh
y
y Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
y
y Macintosh computer with an Intel x86 processor
y
y Hard drive space: 200 MB hard drive space for a
typical installation of Nero MediaHome stand-
alone
y
y Memory: 256 MB RAM
Installing Nero MediaHome 4
Essentials
Windows
Start up your computer, and insert the supplied CD-
ROM 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.
8.	 Click [Typical] and click [Next]. The installation
process is started.

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