Viera TX-L32X20B

Panasonic Viera TX-L32X20B manual

Viera TX-L32X20B

User manual for the Panasonic Viera TX-L32X20B in English. This PDF manual has 76 pages.

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Model No. TX-L32X20B Operating Instructions LCD Television English Thank you for purchasing this Panasonic product. Please read these instructions carefully before operating this product and retain them for future reference. The images shown in this manual are for illustrative purposes only. “B” model no. suffix denotes UK model. U.K. Standard
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2 Features DVB-T tuner built-in  Receives DVB (Digital Video Broadcasting) digital terrestrial broadcasts Easily select the programme or set Timer Programming by using TV Guide. (p. 18 - 20) Instantly call up favourite channels with Favourites Edit. (p. 39) GUIDE Plus+  (p. 18) This TV supports Gemstar-TV Guide sent from the GUIDE Plus+ system. Sharp pictures and clear sound with HDMI connection  (p. 68) Enjoy high definition digital picture and high quality sound by using an HDMI cable. This TV incorporates HDMI (Version 1.4 with Audio Return Channel) technology.  VIERA IMAGE VIEWER - Media Player  (p. 50 - 53) Enjoy your photos or videos recorded on an SD Card on the TV screen. SDXC Card  This TV supports SDXC Card. SDXC is the latest standard of SD Card and a higher storage capacity card. AVCHD  It is possible to play moving pictures recorded on an SD Card in AVCHD format. AVCHD is a high definition video recording format. (p. 52) Dolby Digital decoder  It is possible to decode Dolby Digital audio track (multi-channel sound) and output as a Dolby Digital multi-channel sound signal from the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT terminal. Link up and control the connected equipment with “Q-Link” and “VIERA Link”  (p. 56 - 63) Q-Link and VIERA Link provide easy recording and playback, creation of a home theatre without complicated settings, etc. VIERA TOOLS - Display special feature icons for easy accessibility  (p. 26) Special features (such as VIERA Link and Media Player) can be accessed easily by using the VIERA TOOLS button. Owner ID  (p. 47) Owner ID is an anti-theft function. Entering the PIN number and owner’s personal information will help the Police to determine the owner in the case of theft. Supports Audio Description signal  (p. 15 and p. 29) Audio Description (when broadcast) adds an additional soundtrack to describe events on screen (narration) and aids understanding and enjoyment, particularly for visually-impaired viewers. You can switch Audio Description service Auto or Off, and adjust the volume of the description soundtrack independently of the main volume. Digital Switchover for Terrestrial broadcasts Starting in late 2007 and ending in 2012, TV services in the UK will go completely digital, TV region by TV region. If you have any questions, please call Digital UK on 08456 50 50 50 or visit www.digitaluk.co.uk Digital Switchover will cover a period of several weeks. When it starts you will lose all Analogue TV channels and some Digital TV channels will be missing. You will need to retune your TV each time this happens to recover your digital channels. Analogue channels are permanently turned off, it will not be possible to recover them. To retune your TV  “Auto Setup” in “DVB Tuning Menu”-DVB mode (p. 36) Users of cable or satellite boxes should still retune the TV to continue to receive Freeview channels via their aerial. (Your Analogue channel for viewing Cable or Satellite services will change to a new position.) Due to the digital reception technologies involved, quality of the digital signals may be relatively low in some  cases, despite good reception of analogue channels.
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Basic Advanced FAQs, etc. Quick Start Guide Turn your living room into a home theatre! Enjoy rich multi-media Camcorder Amplifier with Speaker system VCR DVD player DVD Recorder Personal computer Satellite receiver SD Card 3 Wide Viewing Angle This LCD panel offers 178-degree viewing angle. This delivers beautiful images regardless of the viewing angle. IPS panel This TV uses IPS (In Plane Switching) panel. Eco Mode Adjusts picture settings automatically dependent on ambient lighting conditions. Provides suitable images for playing games Selecting “Game” in Viewing Mode provides fast response to the input signal and you can enjoy playing games. (p. 28) V-Audio Surround Utilises Panasonic’s advanced digital amplification technology. (p. 29) digital tick The digital tick logo indicates that a digital tuner is built-in. Freeview Freeview is the way to enjoy digital TV for free. Contents Be Sure to Read Safety Precautions (Warning / Caution)  ················· 4 Quick Start Guide Accessories / Options  ·······························6 Identifying Controls  ···································8 Basic Connection  ····································10 Auto Setup  ··············································12 Quick Start Guide Enjoy your TV! Basic Features Watching TV  ························································· 14 Using TV Guide  ···················································· 18 Viewing Teletext  ···················································· 21 Watching External inputs  ······································ 24 How to Use VIERA TOOLS  ·································· 26 How to Use Menu Functions  ································ 27 Basic Advanced Features Retuning from Setup Menu  ·································· 36 Tuning and Editing Channels  ······························· 38 Timer Programming  ·············································· 42 Child Lock  ····························································· 44 Input Labels  ·························································· 45 Shipping Condition  ··············································· 46 Owner ID  ······························································ 47 Using Common Interface  ······································ 48 Updating the TV Software  ···································· 49 Using Media Player  ·············································· 50 Displaying PC Screen on TV  ································ 54 Link Functions  ····················································· 56 (Q-Link / VIERA Link) External Equipment  ·············································· 64 Advanced FAQs, etc. Technical Information  ··········································· 66 FAQs  ···································································· 70 On screen messages  ··········································· 72 Glossary  ······························································· 73 Maintenance  ························································· 74 Licence  ································································· 74 Index  ····································································· 74 Specifications  ······················································· 75 FAQs, etc.
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4 Safety Precautions Warning Mains plug and lead  To help avoid risk of electrical shock, fire, damage or injury, please follow the warnings below: This TV is designed to operate on AC 220-240 V,  50 Hz. Insert the mains plug fully into the socket outlet.  Ensure that the mains plug is easily accessible.  Remove the mains plug when cleaning the TV.  Do not touch the mains plug with a wet hand.  Do not damage the mains lead.  Do not place a heavy • object on the lead. Do not place the lead • near a high temperature object. Do not pull on the lead. • Hold onto the mains plug body when disconnecting the plug. Do not move the TV with the lead plugged into a • socket outlet. Do not twist the lead, bend it excessively or • stretch it. Do not use a damaged mains plug or socket outlet. • Ensure the TV does not crush the mains lead. • AC 220-240 V 50 Hz IMPORTANT: THE MOULDED MAINS PLUG FOR YOUR SAFETY, PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TEXT CAREFULLY. This TV is supplied with a moulded three pin mains plug for your safety and convenience. A 5 amp fuse is fitted in this mains plug. Shall the fuse need to be replaced, please ensure that the replacement fuse has a rating of 5 amps and that it is approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362. Check for the ASTA mark ASA or the BSI mark on the body of the fuse. If the mains plug contains a removable fuse cover, you must ensure that it is refitted when the fuse is replaced. If you lose the fuse cover the mains plug must not be used until a replacement cover is obtained. A replacement fuse cover may be purchased from your local dealer. If the fitted moulded mains plug is unsuitable for the socket outlet in your home, then the fuse shall be removed and the mains plug cut off and disposed of safety. There is a danger of severe electrical shock if the cut off mains plug is inserted into any 13 amp socket. If a new mains plug is to be fitted, please observe the wiring code as shown below. If in any doubt, please consult a qualified electrician. IMPORTANT: – The wires in this mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code: – Blue: Neutral Brown: Live As the colours of the wire in the mains lead of this appliance may not correspond with the coloured markings identifying the terminals in your mains plug, proceed as follows. The wire which is coloured BLUE must be connected to the terminal in the mains plug which is marked with the letter N or coloured BLACK. The wire which is coloured BROWN must be connected to the terminal in the mains plug which is marked with the letter L or coloured RED. Under no circumstances should either of these wires be connected to the Earth terminal of the three pin mains plug, marked with the letter E or the earth symbol . How to replace the fuse For plug type shown in example 1: Lift out the removable fuse compartment with a screwdriver and replace the fuse, then refit securely into the mains plug (see example 1). For plug type shown in example 2: Lift open the fuse compartment, in the mains plug, with a screwdriver, and replace the fuse, then press the fuse cover down securely (see example 2). Example 1 Example 2 If you detect anything unusual, immediately switch off the mains supply switch and remove the mains plug.
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5 Warning Take care  To help avoid risk of electrical shock, fire, damage or injury, please follow the warnings below: Do not remove covers and never modify the TV yourself as live parts are accessible when they are  removed. There are no user serviceable parts inside. Do not expose the TV to rain or excessive moisture. This TV must not be exposed  to dripping or splashing water and objects filled with liquid, such as vases, must not be placed on top of or above the TV. Do not expose the TV to direct sunlight and other sources of heat. To prevent fire  never place any type of candle or naked flame on top or near the TV. Do not place the TV on sloped or unstable surfaces.  Do not insert foreign objects into the TV through the air vents.  Do not use an unapproved pedestal / mounting equipment. Be sure to ask your local Panasonic dealer to  perform the setup or installation of approved wall-hanging brackets. Do not apply strong force or impact to the display panel.  To prevent the spread of fire, keep candles or other open flames away from this product at all times Small object  This product contains possibly dangerous parts that can be breathed in or swallowed by young children accidentally. Keep the dangerous parts out of reach of young children.  Do not allow children to handle SD Card. As with any small object, the SD Card could be  swallowed by young children. Please remove SD Card immediately after use and store out of reach of young children. Caution Ventilation  Allow sufficient space around the TV in order to help prevent excessive heat, which could lead to early failure of some electronic components. Ventilation should not be impeded by covering the  ventilation openings with items such as newspapers, tablecloths and curtains. Whether you are using the pedestal or not, always ensure the vents in the  bottom of the TV are not blocked and there is sufficient space to enable adequate ventilation. Minimum distance 10 10 10 10 (cm) Moving the TV  Before moving the TV, disconnect all cables. Transport only in upright position.  When not in use for a long time  This TV will still consume some power even in the Off mode, as long as the mains plug is still connected to a live socket outlet. Remove the mains plug from the wall socket when the TV is not in use for a prolonged period of time.  Excessive volume  Do not expose your ears to excessive volume from the headphones. Irreversible damage can be caused.
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6 Accessories / Options Standard accessories Check that you have the accessories and items shown Remote Control  N2QAYB000487  TV EXIT DIRECT TV REC OPTION RETURN LAST VIEW TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD MENU SDCARD N ASPECT INPUT TV AV REC jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Batteries for the  Remote Control (2) R6 (UM3)  Operating Instructions  Product Registration Leaflet  Pedestal  (TX-L32X20B) TBL0E0104  TBL0E0122  p. 7 Assembly screw  for Pedestal (4) XYN4+F12FJK  Optional accessories Wall-hanging bracket Please contact your nearest Panasonic dealer to purchase the recommended wall-hanging bracket. For additional details, please refer to the wall-hanging bracket installation manual. TY-WK3L2RW  Warning Using other wall-hanging brackets, or installing a wall-hanging bracket by yourself has the risk of personal  injury and product damage. In order to maintain the unit’s performance and safety, be sure to ask your dealer or a licenced contractor to secure the wall-hanging brackets. Any damage caused by installing without a qualified installer will void your warranty. Carefully read the instructions accompanying optional accessories, and be sure to take steps to prevent the  TV from falling off. Handle the TV carefully during installation since subjecting it to impact or other forces may cause product  damage which will void your warranty. Do not mount the unit directly below ceiling lights (such as spotlights or halogen lights) which typically give off  high heat. Doing so may warp or damage plastic cabinet parts. Take care when fixing wall brackets to the wall. Wall mounted equipment must not be grounded by metal  within the wall. Always ensure that there are no electrical cables or pipes in the wall before hanging bracket. To prevent fall and injury, remove the TV from its fixed wall position when it is no longer in use for an extended  period of time. Installing / removing remote’s batteries 1 Pull open Hook 2 Note the correct polarity (+ or -) Close Caution Incorrect installation may cause battery leakage and corrosion, resulting in damage to the remote control.  Do not mix old and new batteries.  R  eplace only with same or equivalent type. Do not mix different battery types (such as alkaline and manganese batteries). Do not use rechargeable (Ni-Cd) batteries.  Do not burn or break up batteries.  Batteries must not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire, etc. Make sure you dispose of batteries correctly.  Ensure batteries are replaced correctly, there is danger of explosion and fire if battery is reversed.  Do not disassemble or modify the remote control.  (View from the side) Rear of the TV Holes for wall-hanging bracket installation 200 mm Depth of screw: minimum 9 mm, maximum 12 mm 200 mm Screw for fixing the TV onto the wall-hanging bracket (not supplied with the TV) Diameter: M6
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Accessories / Options  Quick Start Guide 7 Attaching the pedestal To help avoid risk of damage or injury by the TV tipping or falling, please follow the warnings and cautions below: Warning Do not disassemble or modify the pedestal.  Caution Do not use with any other TVs or displays.  Do not use the pedestal if it becomes warped or physically damaged. If this occurs, contact your nearest  Panasonic dealer immediately. During setup, make sure that all screws are securely tightened.  Ensure that the TV does not suffer any impact during installation of the pedestal.  Ensure that children do not climb onto the pedestal.  Install or remove the TV from the pedestal with at least two people.  Assembly screw (4) XSS4+16FNK  Assembly screw (4) XYN4+F12FJK  Bracket (1) TUX0E197  Base (1) TBL0E0104  Assembling the pedestal  Use the four assembly screws to fasten the bracket to the base securely. Forcing the assembly screws the wrong way will  strip the threads. Make sure that the screws are securely tightened.  A C D Front Securing the TV  Use only the supplied assembly screws to fasten the pedestal securely to the TV. Make sure that the screws are securely tightened.  Carry out the work on a horizontal and level surface.  B B Foam mat or thick soft cloth
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8 Remote Control Identifying Controls TV EXIT DIRECT TV REC OPTION RETURN TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD MENU N ASPECT INPUT TV AV REC SD CARD LAST VIEW jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Cursor buttons Makes selections and adjustments  Standby On / Off switch Switches TV On or Off standby  Sound Mute Switches sound mute On or Off  Aspect (p. 16) Channel Up / Down Selects channel in sequence  Connected equipment operations (p. 25 and p. 62) Teletext (p. 21) Switches to teletext mode  OK Confirms selections and choices  Press after entering channel position  by using numeric buttons to change a channel quickly Volume Up / Down Channel / Programme Information (p. 15) Displays channel and programme  information Index (p. 23) Returns to the teletext index page  (teletext mode) Coloured buttons (red-green-yellow-blue) Used for the selection, navigation and  operation of various functions Exit Returns to the normal viewing screen  Numeric buttons Changes channel and teletext pages  Sets characters  When in Standby mode, switches TV On  (Press for about 1 second) VIERA Link Menu (p. 60) Accesses VIERA Link Menu  TV Guide (p. 18) Displays TV Guide  Option Menu (p. 17) Easy setting for viewing and  sound options Main Menu (p. 27) Press to access the Picture, Sound and  Setup Menus Subtitles (p. 15) Displays subtitles  Input mode selection TV - switches between DVB and  Analogue modes (p. 14) AV - switches to AV input mode from Input  Selection list (p. 24) Media Player (p. 50) Switches to SD Card viewing mode  (VIERA IMAGE VIEWER) Return Returns to the previous menu / page  Hold Freeze / unfreeze picture (p. 15)  Holds the current teletext page (teletext  mode) (p. 22) Normalise (p. 27) Resets picture and sound settings to their  default levels Direct TV Recording (p. 58 and p. 60) Records programme immediately in  DVD Recorder / VCR with Q-Link or VIERA Link connection Last view (p. 17) Switches to previously viewed channel or  input mode VIERA TOOLS (p. 26) Easily accesses special features such as  VIERA Link and Media Player
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Identifying Controls  Quick Start Guide 9 AV3 R L V HDMI 3 Changes the input mode Headphones jack (p. 64) CI Slot (p. 48) HDMI3 terminal (p. 64) TV C.A.T.S. (Contrast Automatic Tracking System) sensor •Senses brightness to adjust picture quality when “C.A.T.S.” in the Picture Menu is set to “On” (p. 28). Mains power On / Off switch •Switch On to turn on the TV or turn the TV to standby mode by the remote control Increases or decreases the channel position by one. When a function is already displayed, press to increase or decrease the selected function. When in Standby mode, switches TV On (Press for about 1 second). Function select Volume / Contrast / Brightness / Colour / Sharpness /  Tint (NTSC signal) / Bass (“Music” or “Speech” mode in the Sound Menu) / Treble (“Music” or “Speech” mode in the Sound Menu) / Balance / Auto Setup (p. 36 and p. 37) SD Card slot (p. 50) AV3 terminals (p. 64) Power and Timer LED Red  : Standby Green: On Orange: Timer Programming On Orange (flash): Ext Rec. of Timer Programming or Direct TV Recording in progress Red with orange flash: Standby with Timer Programming On or Direct TV Recording The LED blinks when the TV receives a command from the remote control.  Remote control signal receiver Do not place any objects between the TV remote control signal receiver  and remote control. Auto power standby function  The TV will automatically go to Standby mode in the following conditions:  no signal is received and no operation is performed for 30 minutes in Analogue TV mode • “Off Timer” is active in the Setup Menu (p. 17) • no operation is performed for the period selected in “Auto Standby” (p. 32) • This function does not affect Ext Rec. of Timer Programming and Direct TV Recording.  Using the On Screen Displays Many features available on this TV can be accessed via the On Screen Display menu. How to use remote control  MENU Open the main menu EXIT Exit the menu system and return to the normal viewing screen Move the cursor / select the menu item Move the cursor / adjust levels / select from a range of options Access the menu / store settings after adjustments have been made or options have been set RETURN Return to the previous menu ON SCREEN HELP Instructions box - Operation guide  (example: Owner ID) Owner ID EXIT RETURN Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * PIN entry 0 9 Operation guide will help you.
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10 Basic Connection Note Connect to the TV”s AV2 for a DVD Recorder / VCR supporting Q-Link (p. 58).  Connect to the TV”s AV1 for a Satellite Receiver.  For HDMI-compatible equipment, possible to connect to HDMI terminals (HDMI1 / HDMI2 / HDMI3) by using  HDMI cable (p. 64 and p. 65). Q-Link connection  p. 56 VIERA Link connection  p. 56 and p. 57 Please also read the manual of the equipment being connected.  External equipment and cables shown are not supplied with this TV. Please ensure that the unit is disconnected from the mains socket before attaching or disconnecting any leads. PC COMPONENT AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT Y PB PR L R L R 2 1 COMPONENT AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT Y PB PR L R L R 2 1 RF OUT RF IN PC Mains lead Mains lead Fully wired SCART cable DVD Recorder or VCR RF cable Terrestrial aerial Terrestrial aerial Rear of the TV Rear of the TV RF cable RF cable TV only TV, DVD Recorder or VCR AC 220-240 V 50 Hz AC 220-240 V 50 Hz Example 1 Connecting aerial Example 2 Connecting DVD Recorder / VCR Aerial input terminal Aerial input terminal
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Basic Connection  Quick Start Guide 11 RF OUT RF IN RF IN RF OUT RF IN 2 (ARC) COMPONENT AUDIO IN AUDIO OUT Y PB PR L R L R DIGITAL AUDIO OUT 2 1 (ARC) PC DVD Recorder or VCR Terrestrial aerial Mains lead Rear of the TV Satellite receiver AC 220-240 V 50 Hz RF cable RF cable TV, DVD Recorder / VCR and Satellite receiver Fully wired SCART cable Fully wired SCART cable RF cable RF cable Example 3 Connecting DVD Recorder / VCR and Satellite receiver Fully wired HDMI compliant cable Aerial input terminal
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12 DIRECT TV REC ASPECT N INPUT TV AV OPTION TEXT STTL INDEX HOLD PROGRAMME RETURN TV EXIT jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Auto Setup Search and store TV channels automatically. These steps are not necessary if the setup has been completed by your local dealer.  Please complete connections (p. 10 and p. 11) and settings (if necessary) of the connected equipment before  starting Auto Setup. For details of settings for the connected equipment, read the appropriate manual. 1 Plug the TV into mains socket and switch On (Takes a few seconds to be displayed) If the red LED shows on the TV, press the  Standby On / Off switch on the remote control for at least 1 second to turn the TV On. Auto Setup - DVB and Analogue Analogue Scan This will take about 6 minutes. CH 21 68 DVB Scan CH 21 68 62 CH Channel Name Type Quality CBBC Channel Free TV 10 62 BBC Radio Wales Free TV 10 62 E4 Free TV 10 62 Cartoon Nwk Free TV 10 29 Analogue - 33 Free TV: 8 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Analogue: 2 Searching BBC1 Analogue - Auto Setup will start to search for TV channels and store them in the numbered order as specified by the broadcasters. Actual number of channels may differ due  to channel duplication. Sending Preset Data Please wait! 0% 100% Remote control unavailable If Q-Link, or similar technology (p. 56), compatible recorder with analogue tuner is connected, analogue channel setting is automatically downloaded to the recorder. (Digital channel setting is not downloaded.) If downloading has failed, you can download  later through the Setup Menu. “Q-Link Download” (p. 30) 2 Input Owner ID Owner ID Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * Please enter your own choice of PIN number, name, etc. (p. 13) to help the police to crack crime. Make a note of the PIN number in case you  forget it. The PIN number cannot be reset. You can input or change the Owner ID later.  “Owner ID” (p. 47) To skip this step  EXIT This step will be skipped in the Auto  Setup after “Shipping Condition” (p. 46) is performed. 3 Select “Home” Please select your viewing environment. Home Shop set select Select “Home” viewing environment (highlight “Home” in yellow) to use in your home environment. Auto Setup is now complete and your TV is ready for viewing. To check channel list at-a-glance  “Using TV Guide” (p. 18) To edit or hide (skip) channels  “Tuning and Editing Channels” (p. 38 - 41) If tuning has failed, check the connection of  the RF cable, and then, follow the on screen instructions.
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Auto Setup  Quick Start Guide 13 How to input Owner ID  Enter the PIN number (4 digits) Owner ID Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Enter the PIN number twice at first setting.  Enter your name, house number, and postcode, in that order Select the item (NAME / HOUSE NO / POSTCODE) Owner ID-Data Entry PIN HOUSE NO POSTCODE NAME access select Set characters one by one User input NAME A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 select set You can set characters by using numeric  buttons. “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) Return to select other items RETURN Select the next item and repeat the operations.  Exit to go to next step EXIT Note If tuning has failed or to retune all channels  “Auto Setup” (p. 36 and p. 37) To re-initialise all settings  “Shipping Condition” (p. 46) If you turned the TV Off during Standby mode last time, the TV will be in Standby mode when you turn the TV On  with Mains power On / Off switch. “Shop” viewing environment (for shop display only)  “Shop” viewing environment is the demonstration mode to explain main features of this TV. Select “Home” viewing environment to use in your home environment. You can return to viewing environment selection screen at the stage of Shop confirmation screen and  Automatic Demo Off / On selection screen. Return to viewing environment selection screen Shop You have selected shop mode RETURN Automatic Demo Off On Select “Home” Please select your viewing environment. Home Shop select set Auto Setup is complete To change viewing environment later on, you will need to initialise all settings by accessing  Shipping Condition. “Shipping Condition” (p. 46)
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14 Watching TV DIRECT TV REC N AV TEXT INDEX PROGRAMME RETURN TV EXIT INPUT TV OPTION STTL HOLD MENU ASPECT jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def LAST VIEW Volume 1 Turn power on (Press for about 1 second) Mains power On / Off switch should be On. (p. 8)  2 Select DVB or Analogue TV Also possible by pressing the TV button on the side panel of the  TV. (p. 9) Information banner appears whenever you select a channel For details  p. 15 1 BBC ONE WALES 19:35 Coronation Street 19:30 - 20:00 Now For info press All DVB Channels 3 Select a channel up down or jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def DVB channel position numbers run from 1 onwards. Analogue channel position numbers run in the ranges 0 - 99. To select a two or three-digit channel  position number, e.g. 399 def wxyz wxyz Note To watch pay-TV  “Using Common Interface” (p. 48) Select a channel using Information banner  (p. 15) It is possible to confirm the channel name and programme information by using the Information banner before changing channels. Display Information banner if it is not displayed While the banner is displayed, select the channel select channel watch Possible to set display timeout in  “Banner Display Timeout” (p. 31). Select a channel using TV Guide  (p. 18) It is possible to confirm the channel and programme information by using the TV Guide (EPG) before changing channels. Display TV Guide Select a current programme or channel Select “View” (DVB mode) select access View Eastender 19:30- 20:00 Timer Programming To use Timer Programming  p. 19 select watch
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Watching TV  Basic 15 Hold Freeze / unfreeze picture HOLD Display Information banner 1 BBC ONE Wales 19:35 Radio Coronation Street Now For info press Select favourites All DVB Channels Encrypted 19:30 - 20:00 Mute STTL AD TEXT Multi Audio 45 Channel type (if it is Radio or Data channel) Channel position and name Programme Example (DVB): Programme Start / Finish time Features available / Message meanings Encrypted Subtitles AD Radio For info press 3 ITV 19:35 itv1 All Analogue Channels CH23 NICAM TEXT 45 Mute Example (Analogue): Channel number Current time Display Information banner Also appears when changing a channel  To confirm another tuned  channel name To watch the channel listed in the banner  Information on the next programme  (DVB) To hide  EXIT Extra information  (DVB) (press again to hide the banner) To set display timeout  “Banner Display Timeout” (p. 31) Mute Sound mute On Bad signal Poor TV signal quality Encrypted Scrambled programme AD Audio Description service available This function can aid visually-impaired viewers by  adding an additional audio track to describe events on screen. For settings  p. 29 STTL Subtitle service available TEXT Teletext service available Multi Audio Multiple audio available Stereo, Mono, NICAM Audio mode 1 - 90 Off Timer remaining time For settings  p. 17 “All DVB Channels” or “Favourites1-4” (p. 39) To switch  blue Progress time indicator of the selected programme “AD”, “STTL”, “TEXT”, “Multi Audio” indications are displayed as  available on particular programmes, but may not be available for all individual programmes being broadcast. Display the extra information to confirm availability of these functions. AD [AD] 1 BBC ONE Wales 19:35 Coronation Street Now Exit info All DVB Channels Select favourites 19:30 - 20:00 Example: Other useful functions 
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Watching TV Display subtitles DVB mode  Display / hide subtitles (if available) To change the language for DVB (if available)  “Preferred Subtitles” (p. 31) STTL Analogue mode  Display subtitles To hide subtitles  EXIT STTL Note This is the same as switching to Analogue teletext service and selecting “P888” (subtitle service). (p. 23)  You cannot change the channel when this function is active.  Aspect Change the aspect ratio (image size) ASPECT Enjoy viewing the image at its optimum size and aspect. Programmes usually contain an Aspect Control Signal (Widescreen signal, etc.), and the TV will choose the aspect ratio automatically according to the Aspect Control Signal (p. 66). If you would like to change the aspect ratio manually  Display Aspect Selection list While the list is displayed, select the mode ASPECT Select Change EXIT RETURN Aspect Selection Auto 16:9 14:9 4:3 Zoom1 Zoom2 Zoom3 Aspect Selection list store select To change the mode using the ASPECT button only  ASPECT (Press repeatedly until you reach the desired mode) Auto The best ratio is chosen and the image expanded to fill the screen. For details p. 66 16:9 Zoom1 Directly displays the image at 16:9 without distortion (anamorphic). Displays a 16:9 letterbox or 4:3 image without distortion. 14:9 Zoom2 Displays the image at the standard 14:9 without distortion. Displays a 16:9 letterbox (anamorphic) image full-screen without distortion. 4:3 Zoom3 Displays the image at the standard 4:3 without distortion. Displays a 2.35:1 letterbox (anamorphic) image full-screen without distortion. At 16:9, displays the image at its maximum (with slight enlargement). Note Only “16:9” and “4:3” are available in PC input mode.  Aspect is fixed to “16:9” when “Viewing Mode” is set to “Game” in the Picture Menu.  Not available when the subtitle function is active.  Not available in teletext service.  Aspect mode can be memorized separately for SD (Standard definition) and HD (High definition) signals.  Other useful functions  16
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Watching TV  Basic Other useful functions  Display the selectable settings for the current programme Check or change the current programme status instantly OPTION To change  change select Multi Audio (DVB mode) Allows you to select between alternative language for sound tracks (if available) This setting is not memorized and it will return to the  default setting once you exit the current programme. Monaural Audio (DVB mode) Allows you to select stereo / monaural (if available) Subtitle Language (DVB mode) Allows you to select the language in which subtitles should appear (if available) NICAM (Analogue mode) Switches NICAM sound (if available) Sound Menu (p. 29) Volume Correction Adjusts volume of individual channel or input mode Audio Description (DVB mode) Set to “Auto” if the programme has Audio Description service, then you will hear an additional audio track to describe events on screen To adjust the volume for Audio Description  “Audio Description Menu” (p. 29) Note Also possible to change the settings in Menu list (p. 28 - 32).  Last view Switch to previously viewed channel or input mode easily LAST VIEW Press again to return to the present view.  Note Switching channel is not available while Ext Rec. of Timer Programming or Direct TV Recording is in progress.  Watching less than 10 sec. is not regarded as the previously viewed channel or input mode.  Off Timer Turn the TV off automatically after a fixed period (Off / 15 / 30 / 45 / 60 / 75 / 90 minutes) Display the menu Select “Setup” Select “Off Timer” and set the time MENU Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming set select To cancel  Set to “Off” or turn the TV off. To display the remaining time  Information banner (p. 15) Note When the remaining time is within 3 minutes, the remaining time will flash on the screen.  17
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18 Using TV Guide DIRECT TV REC ASPECT TEXT STTL INDEX HOLD MENU N AV EXIT OPTION RETURN TV INPUT TV GuideElectronic Programme Guide (EPG) provides an on screen listing of the programmes currently broadcast and the forthcoming broadcasts over the next seven days (depending on the broadcasters). This TV supports the GUIDE Plus+ system.  The Gemstar branding partner will supply the rating informations in the programme information and the  recommended group in the Search list. DVB and Analogue channels are displayed on the same TV Guide screen. “D” means DVB channel and “A”  means Analogue channel. There will be no programme listings for Analogue channels. When this TV is turned on for the first time, or the TV is switched off for more than a week, it may take some time  before the TV Guide is completely shown. 1 Select DVB or Analogue TV 2 View TV Guide Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 Search All Channels Page up Page down Wed 28 Oct 1 BBC ONE 20:00 - 20:30 DIY SOS : We open in the Battersbys -24 hours +24 hours Search Category Eastender 19:30 Time: 20:00 20:30 21:00 Hot Wars Holiday Program Emmerdal. Coronation Street The Bill 10 O’ clock News BBC Pepsi Char. Good bye Panorama Spring watch Coast I’m A Celebrity Pop Idol News D D D D D D D Rugby 15 To 1 Sports TV Guide DIY SOS Holiday News Timer Programming Select channel Select programme RETURN EXIT Info RETURN Select Advert GUIDE OPTION 1 7 14 70 72 105 719 BBC ONE BBC THREE E4 BBC FOUR BBC 2W BBCi BBC Radi Current date and time Programme TV Guide time D: DVB A: Analogue Channel position and name Advertisement TV Guide date Example: Logo of the Gemstar branding partner To watch the programme  Select a current programme or channel Select “View” (DVB mode) select access View Eastender 19:30- 20:00 Timer Programming To use Timer Programming  p. 19 select watch To return to TV  EXIT or To view a  channel list of the selected category blue All Channels Free DVB Channels All DVB Channels All Analogue Channels Favourites1 Favourites2 Favourites3 Favourites4 Category All Channels TV/Data DVB Channels To list favourite channels  p. 39 Only Analogue channels are listed (Category list) To the previous day  (DVB mode) red select category view To search  programme types and view a channel list of the searched programmes (DVB mode) yellow Entertainment Sport Children’s Search Titles... Movie News and Factual . . . Search (Search list) To the next day  (DVB mode) green select type view To search  programme titles and view a list of the searched programmes (DVB mode) yellow Entertainment Sport Children’s Search Titles... Movie News and Factual . . . . Search (Search list) Set characters one by one (maximum: 19 characters) Search select “Search Titles...” access select set green You can set characters by using numeric buttons. “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) All the programme titles including the word you set will be listed.  Searching without any characters will list all programmes including current programmes. 
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Using TV Guide  Basic 19 Other useful functions  Timer Programming (DVB mode) Timer Programming can remind you to watch a programme or record one on an external recorder. Select the forthcoming programme select set Select the function (Reminder or Ext Rec.) LED LED will turn to orange if Timer Programming is set. (Orange LED will flash if Ext Rec. of Timer Programming is in progress.) Guide Guide Timer Programming Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 1 D BBC ONE DIY SOS Wed 28 Oct 20:00 20:30 Date Start End --- --/-- --:-- --:-- --/-- --:-- --:-- --- --/-- --:-- --:-- --- --/-- --:-- --:-- --/-- --:-- --:-- (30 min.) (--- min.) (--- min.) (--- min.) (--- min.) --- Ext Rec. --- --- --- --- Channel Name Function No. (Timer Programming screen) Ext Rec. : to record the programme to the recorder When the start time comes, the channel will be switched automatically and the video and audio signals will be output. 2 mins. before the starting time, a reminder message appears if you are watching TV. Reminder : to remind you to watch the programme When you are watching TV, a reminder message appears 2 mins. before the start time. Press the OK button to switch to the programmed channel. select store To check / change / cancel a timer programming event  “Timer Programming” (p. 43) To return to TV Guide  RETURN If you select a current programme  A confirmation screen asking whether you wish to watch or record the programme will appear. Select “Timer Programming” and set “Ext Rec.” to record from the time you finish programming the timer event setting. View Eastender 19:30- 20:00 Timer Programming select access Note This function is not available in Analogue mode.  Timer Programming can store up to 15 events.  Timer Programming reminder messages will remain displayed until one of the following occurs:  You press the OK button to view the programme or the EXIT button to cancel the reminder. • The timer programming event that the reminder is set for ends. • No other channel can be selected while Ext Rec. of Timer Programming is in progress.  When recording programmes, be sure to make the proper settings on the recorder connected to the TV.  If a compatible recorder with Q-Link or similar technologies is connected to the TV (p. 58) and the “Link Settings” (p. 30) are completed, no setting of the recorder is required. Also read the manual of the recorder. Guide link programming (Timer Programming from the TV Guide signal) Guide link programming is Timer Programming which is controlled by information from the TV Guide; if programme start and end times are changed by the broadcaster, the timer programming event will follow the change. A Split Programme programming is a Guide link programming which is interrupted by one or more other programmes. Note that Guide link programming (including Split Programme programming) only works reliably if correct information is received from broadcasters. Guide Guide Guide Wed 28 Oct 21:00 22:30 Date Start End Wed 28 Oct 22:45 23:00 --/-- --:-- --:-- Thu 29 Oct 10:30 11:30 (90 min.) (15 min.) (--- min.) (60 min.) Reminder Ext Rec. --- 1 Timer Programming Ext Rec. Function Channel Name 14 D E4 The Bill 72 D BBC 2W <TIMER> D BBC ONE Red Cap --- No. Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 1 D Wed 28 Oct 20:00 20:30 (30 min.) Ext Rec. BBC ONE DIY SOS S/P “Guide” is displayed if the timer is set from the TV Guide (Guide link programming) (Timer Programming screen) “S/P” is displayed if the timer is set from the TV Guide and the programme is a Split Programme Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 TV Guide Wed 28 Oct Eastender DIY SOS Holiday News Time: Hot Wars Holiday Program Emmerdal. Coronation Street The Bill 10 O’ clock News BBC Pepsi Char. Good bye Panorama Spring watch Coast I’m A Celebrity Pop Idol News D D D D D D D Rugby 15 To 1 Sports Search All Channels 19:30 20:00 20:30 21:00 1 BBC ONE 20:00 - 20:30 DIY SOS : We open in the Battersbys 1 7 14 70 72 105 719 BBC ONE BBC THREE E4 BBC FOUR BBC 2W BBCi BBC Radi “ ” or “ ” will be displayed in the TV Guide if Timer Programming is set as the Guide link programming. Note If you edit the start time or end time of a Guide link programming event by more than 10 minutes, it will no  longer follow the broadcaster’s changes to the start or end time. The start and end times will become fixed. Whilst making the Split Programme programming event for Ext Rec., you cannot record any channels  between the interrupted programmes. The Split Programme programming event for Reminder will be cleared by pressing the OK button once to  view. The Split Programme programming event for Reminder will switch to the programmed channel by pressing  the OK button even if it is between the interrupted programmes. The Split Programme programming does not work if the separated parts are broadcast on different channels. 
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20 Using TV Guide View details of the programme (DVB mode) Select the programme View details Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 Wed 28 Oct 2009 DIY SOS BBC ONE 20:00 - 20:30, 30 min. TV Guide Return to list Timer Programming RETURN EXIT Details select Press again to return to TV Guide.  View advertisement Enter your postcode when using this function for the first time “Postcode” in “GUIDE Plus+ Settings” (p. 32) If you have already entered your postcode in “Auto Setup” - when first using the TV (p. 12), you do not have to enter it again. If you enter an incorrect postcode for your area, or no postcode is entered, advertisements may not be displayed correctly. Display advertisement information OPTION To display the latest advertisement, you will need to update the information.  To update the information continuously, the TV must be left in Standby mode at night. To change advertisements  To return to TV Guide  OPTION or RETURN Note Some advertisements are for future programmes.  In this case it is possible to use the Guide link programming function (p. 19). The advertisements displayed on the TV Guide are sent from the GUIDE Plus+ system so that they cannot  be deleted manually or will not be lost even when the TV is turned Off with Mains power On / Off switch. Other useful functions 
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Viewing Teletext  Using TV Guide  Basic 21 Viewing Teletext EXIT DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD MENU N AV TV TEXT TV INPUT jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def You can enjoy news, weather forecasts and subtitles, etc. (depending on the broadcaster) The availability of teletext services for a programme is indicated by “TEXT” in the information banner.  1 BBC ONE Wales 19:35 Coronation Street Now For info press Select favourites All DVB Channels TEXT 19:30 - 20:00 Displayed if programme has teletext service Information banner (p. 15) Digital teletext (MHEG) Digital teletext services Digital teletext services differ greatly from analogue teletext. When you switch to a digital teletext service, the images you see can contain graphics and text, laid out and controlled in a manner decided by the broadcaster. 1 Select DVB TV DVB programmes have digital teletext services (MHEG).  2 Switch to Teletext TEXT 17:51 28 Feb 3 How to use In all cases, it is possible to navigate the pages using buttons on the remote control, but because the commands available must apply to all manufacturers of digital equipment, some on screen commands may not correspond exactly to the remote control buttons. For example: When “select” or “go” is displayed  When “”, “”, “”, “” symbol is displayed  When the key words are displayed on colour bar  red green yellow blue When options with numbers are displayed  jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def To return to TV  TEXT Note As soon as you switch to a digital channel with links to a teletext service,  software is downloaded in the background to enable the teletext function. This means that when switching to a digital channel, you should wait for approximately 5 seconds before pressing the TEXT button - this will allow the software to download. If you press the TEXT button before download is complete, it will be ignored and you will have to press the TEXT button again when the download is complete. While navigating digital teletext, you will find there is a short delay when  moving between pages while the page downloads. There is often a prompt shown somewhere on the page (for example “Loading”) to let you know that this is happening.
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22 Viewing Teletext DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION PROGRAMME N AV RETURN jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def TEXT TV INPUT STTL INDEX HOLD MENU EXIT Analogue teletext Analogue teletext services Analogue teletext services are the text information provided by the broadcasters. The features may vary depending on the broadcasters. What is FASTEXT mode? In FASTEXT mode, four differently coloured subjects are situated at the bottom of the screen. To access more information about one of these subjects, press the appropriately coloured button. This facility enables fast access to information on the subjects shown. What is List mode? In List mode, four differently coloured page numbers are situated at the bottom of the screen. Each of these numbers can be altered and stored in the TV’s memory. (“Store frequently viewed pages”, p. 23) To change mode  “Teletext” in the Setup Menu (p. 31) 1 Select Analogue TV 2 Switch to Teletext << 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 >> TELETEXT INFORMATION 17:51 28 Feb Time / date Sub page number Colour bar Current page number TEXT Displays the  index page (content varies depending on the broadcasters) 3 Select the page jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def or up down or (Corresponds to the colour bar) red green yellow blue To adjust contrast  MENU (press twice) As the blue bar is displayed To return to TV  EXIT Reveal hidden data Reveal hidden words e.g. quiz page answers MENU red To rehide  red FULL / TOP / BOTTOM (TOP) (BOTTOM) Normal (FULL) MENU green (Expand the TOP half) (Expand the BOTTOM half) HOLD Stop automatic updating (If you wish to hold the current page without updating) HOLD To resume  HOLD
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Viewing Teletext  Basic 23 INDEX Return to the main index page INDEX Subtitles View a favourite page stored STTL Factory setting is “P888” (subtitle service) on  the blue button (List mode). View in multi window Watch TV and Teletext in two windows at once TEXT Operations can be made only in Teletext screen.  Each time pressed: Teletext  TV and Teletext TV Store frequently viewed pages Store frequently viewed pages in the colour bar (List mode only) As page is displayed Corresponding coloured button press and hold The number changes to white. If you wish to use Subtitles,  do not change number on blue button. To change stored pages  Coloured button you want to change Enter new page number press and hold jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def View sub page View sub page (Only when teletext is more than one page) Appears at top of the screen To view specific sub page  MENU blue Enter the 4-digit number example: P6 mno Sub pages:  The number of sub pages varies depending on the broadcasters (up to 79 pages). It may take some time for searching, during which time you can watch TV. Watch TV while waiting for update View the TV picture while searching for a teletext page Teletext automatically updates itself when new information becomes available. Changes to TV screen temporarily View the updated page MENU yellow P108 Appears when updating is completed yellow (You cannot change the channel.) The news page provides a function that indicates arrival of latest news (“News Flash”). 
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EXIT DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION RETURN TEXT STTL INDEX HOLD MENU N TV PROGRAMME INPUT TV AV PROGRAMME REC jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def 1 Turn the TV on When connecting with SCART as example 2 or 3  (p. 10 and p. 11) Receives input signals automatically when playback starts Input signals are automatically identified by the SCART (pin 8)  terminal. This function is also available for HDMI connections (p. 64 and p. 65).  If input mode is not switched automatically  Perform and Check the setup of the equipment.  2 Display the Input select menu AV 3 Select the input mode connected to the equipment Input Selection AV1 AV2/S AV3 COMPONENT HDMI1 PC HDMI2 HDMI3 TV select watch You can also select the input using the AV button on the remote  control or the side panel of the TV. Press the button repeatedly until the desired input is selected. In order to switch between AV2 and AV2S, move the indicator by  pressing left and right cursor button. You can label or skip each input mode  “Input Labels” (p. 45) Skipped inputs will not be displayed when the AV button is pressed. 4 View Displays the selected mode Note If the external equipment has an aspect adjustment function, set to “16:9”.  For details, see the manual of the equipment or ask your local dealer.  24 Connect the external equipment (VCRs, DVD equipment, etc.) and you can watch through the AV input. To connect the equipment  p. 10 - p. 11 and p. 64 - p. 65 The Remote Control is capable of operating some functions of selected external equipment. Watching External inputs To return to TV  TV
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Watching External inputs  Basic 25 Screen display Terminal AV1 AV2 AV3 COMPONENT PC HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 Manual input ( default setting in “Input Labels” ) AV1 AV1-RGB AV2 AV2-S-Video AV2-RGB AV3 COMPONENT PC HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 Auto input (EC mode or VIERA Link ) EC/AV1 EC/AV1-RGB EC/AV2 EC/AV2-S-Video EC/AV2-RGB    EC/HDMI1 Applicable for  EC mode and VIERA Link EC/HDMI2 Applicable for  VIERA Link EC/HDMI3 Applicable for  VIERA Link Operating the equipment with the TV remote control The Panasonic equipment connected to the TV can be directly operated with the below buttons of this TV remote control. Standby Set to Standby mode / Turn on Play Playback videocassette / DVD Stop Stop the operations Rewind / Skip / Search VCR: Rewind, view the picture rapidly in reverse DVD: Skip to the previous track or title Press and hold to search backward Fast-forward / Skip / Search VCR: Fast-forward, view the picture rapidly forward DVD: Skip to the next track or title Press and hold to search forward Pause Pause / Resume DVD: Press and hold to play at slow speed PROGRAMME Channel Up / Down Select channel REC Record Start recording How to change the code for the type of the equipment  Each type of the Panasonic equipment has its own remote control code. Please change the code according to the equipment you want to operate. If you operate the connected equipment in VIERA Link (p. 62), select the code “73”. Press and hold during the following operations Enter the appropriate code, see table below jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Press Type of the equipment Code DVD Recorder, DVD Player 70 (default) Player theatre, Blu-ray Disc theatre 71 VCR 72 The equipment using in VIERA Link “VIERA Link Control” (p. 62) 73 Note Confirm if the remote control works correctly after changing the code.  The codes may be reset to default values if batteries are replaced.  Some operations may not be possible on some equipment models.  If the above information is permanently displayed on the top left of the screen, press the  button to clear.
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How to Use VIERA TOOLS DIRECT TV REC N AV TEXT INDEX PROGRAMME RETURN MENU INPUT TV ASPECT OPTION STTL HOLD TV EXIT You can access some special features easily by using the VIERA TOOLS function. For “VIERA Link Control” and “Pause Live TV” functions to operate correctly, ensure the connections and settings  are completed. “Summary of Q-Link and VIERA Link features” (p. 56 and p. 57), “Preparations” (p. 59) After connection, turn the equipment on and then switch the TV on. For “Photo” and “Video” functions to operate correctly, ensure the SD Card has photo or video data on it and  insert it into the SD Card slot properly. ”Using Media Player” (p. 50) To return to TV  EXIT or VIERATOOLS 1 Display icons of the feature VIERATOOLS 2 Select a feature VIERA Link Control access select 3 Follow the operations of each feature VIERA Link Control  “VIERA Link Control” (p. 62) When two or more compatible equipment are connected, a selection screen will be displayed. Please select the correct description and access. Pause Live TV  “Pause Live TV” (p. 61) Photo  “Photo mode” (p. 50) Video  “Video mode” (p. 52) Note If the selected feature is not available, the demonstration to explain how to use it  can be displayed. Press the OK button to view the demonstration after selecting the unavailable feature. 26
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How to Use Menu Functions  How to Use VIERA TOOLS  Basic DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD INPUT TV AV REC TV EXIT RETURN N MENU Various menus allow you to make settings for the picture, sound, and other functions. 1 Display the menu MENU Displays the functions that can be set  (varies according to the input signal) 2 Select the menu Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select the item Example (Picture Menu): Picture Menu 1/2 Viewing Mode Dynamic Contrast Brightness Colour Sharpness Tint Colour Balance Vivid Colour C.A.T.S. Warm Off Off select 4 Adjust or select Example (Picture Menu): Picture Menu 1/2 Viewing Mode Dynamic Contrast Brightness Colour Sharpness Tint Colour Balance Vivid Colour C.A.T.S. Warm Off Off change store or access (Required by some functions) To return to TV  at any time EXIT To return to  the previous screen RETURN To change  menu pages up down Choose from among  alternatives To reset the settings  To reset the picture settings only  “Reset to Defaults” in the Picture Menu (p. 28) To reset the sound settings only  “Reset to Defaults” in the Sound Menu (p. 29) To reset the picture and sound  settings together N (Also volume level and aspect mode are reset ) To initialize all settings  “Shipping Condition” in the Setup Menu (p. 46) Colour Balance Normal Changed Number and positions of alternatives Adjust using the slide bar  Sharpness Moved Go to the next screen  Child Lock Access Displays the next screen Enter characters by free input menu  You can enter names or numbers freely for some items. User input Name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 Set characters one by one Store set select RETURN You can set characters by using numeric buttons.  “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) 27 How to Use Menu Functions
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28 How to Use Menu Functions Menu list  Menu Item Adjustments / Configurations (alternatives) Picture Viewing Mode Basic picture mode (Dynamic / Normal / Cinema / True Cinema / Game) In each Viewing Mode, Contrast, Brightness, Colour, Sharpness, Tint, Colour Balance, Vivid Colour, C.A.T.S., P-NR and 3D-COMB can be adjusted and stored to suit your particular viewing requirement. Set for each input signal.  Dynamic : Provides enhanced picture contrast and sharpness when viewing in a bright room. Normal : Recommended for viewing under normal ambient room lighting conditions. Cinema : For watching movies in a darkened room with the improved performance of contrast, black and colour reproduction True Cinema : Precisely reproduces the original quality of the image without any revision. Game : Fast response signal specifically to provide suitable images for playing games Not valid on TV mode  A continuous record of time spent using Game mode can be displayed  in the top right of the screen. “Playing Time Display” (p. 31) Contrast, Brightness, Colour, Sharpness Increases or decreases the levels of these options according to your personal preference Tint With an NTSC signal source connected to the TV, the picture hue can be adjusted to suit your taste For NTSC signal reception only  Colour Balance Allows you to set the overall colour tone of the picture (Cool / Normal / Warm) Not valid when “Viewing Mode” is set to “True Cinema”  Vivid Colour Automatically adjusts colours to vivid ones (Off / On) Not valid on PC signal  C.A.T.S. Contrast Automatic Tracking System (Automatic Brightness Control function) Adjusts picture settings automatically dependent on ambient lighting conditions (Off / On) P-NR Picture Noise Reduction Automatically reduces unwanted picture noise and flicker noise in the contoured parts of a picture (Off / Min / Mid / Max) 3D-COMB Makes still or slow moving pictures look more vivid (Off / On) Occasionally, whilst viewing still or slow moving pictures, colour patterning may be seen.  Set to “On” to display sharper and more accurate colours. Not valid on RGB, S-Video, Component, PC, HDMI and SD Card inputs  Picture Display Turns the screen off when you select “Off” (Off / On) The sound is active even if the screen turns off.  Press any button (except Standby) to turn the screen on.  This function is effective in reducing power consumption when listening to the sound  without watching the TV screen. Reset to Defaults Press the OK button to reset the present Picture Viewing Mode to the default settings
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How to Use Menu Functions  Basic 29 Menu Item Adjustments / Configurations (alternatives) Sound Mode Selects the basic sound mode (Music / Speech / User) The selected mode affects all input signals.  Music: Improves sound quality for watching music videos, etc. Speech: Improves sound quality for watching news, drama, etc. In Music and Speech modes, you can adjust “Bass” and “Treble” settings, and those  settings will be stored for each mode. User: Adjusts the sounds manually by using the equalizer to suit your favourite sound quality. For the User mode, “Equalizer” will appear on the Sound Menu instead of “Bass” and  “Treble”. Select the “Equalizer” and adjust the frequency. “Equalizer” (below) Bass Increases or decreases level to enhance or minimise lower, deeper sound output Treble Increases or decreases level to enhance or minimise sharper, higher sound output Equalizer Adjusts the frequency level to suit your favourite sound quality This function is available when “Mode” is set to “User”.  Select the frequency and change the frequency level by using the cursor button.  If you want to enhance the bass sound, raise the level of the lower frequency. If you  want to enhance the treble sound, raise the level of the higher frequency. To reset the levels of each frequency to the default settings, select the “Reset to  Defaults” by using cursor button, and then press the OK button. Balance Adjusts volume level of right and left speakers Headphone Volume Adjusts the volume of the headphones Surround Surround sound settings (Off / V-Audio / V-Audio Surround) V-Audio: Provides a dynamic enhancer of width to simulate improved spatial effects V-Audio Surround: Provides a dynamic enhancer of width and depth to simulate improved spatial effects Volume Correction Adjusts the volume of individual channel or input mode Speaker Distance to Wall Adjusts the low frequency sound (Over 30cm / Up to 30cm) If the gap between the TV and wall is over 30 cm, “Over 30cm” is recommended.  If the gap between the TV and wall is within 30 cm, “Up to 30cm” is recommended.  Preferred Multi Audio Selects the preferred language for digital channel multi audio (depending on the broadcaster) (English / Welsh / Gaelic) NICAM Near Instantaneous Companded Audio Multiplex Reproduces NICAM stereo sound (Off / On) Off if reception is poor (FM monaural sound)  Analogue mode only  HDMI1 / 2 / 3 Input Select to fit the input signal (Digital / Analogue) (p. 68) Digital : When sound is carried via the HDMI cable connection Analogue : When sound is not carried via the HDMI cable connection HDMI input mode only  Audio Description Menu Audio Description Useful for visually-impaired viewers (Off / Auto) Set to “Auto” to activate the description sound track if available The availability of audio description sound track is indicated by “AD” in the information  banner (p. 15). DVB mode only  Volume Adjusts the volume for Audio Description DVB mode only  Speakers Set to “On” to activate the description sound track from TV speakers (Off / On) DVB mode only  Headphones Set to “On” to activate the description sound track from headphones (Off / On) DVB mode only  Reset to Defaults Press the OK button to reset the present Sound Mode, Balance, Headphone Volume and Surround to the default settings A different menu will be displayed while SD Card or PC is used. (p. 50 - p. 53 and p. 54 - p. 55)  Only available items can be selected. 
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30 How to Use Menu Functions Menu Item Adjustments / Configurations (alternatives) Setup Timer Programming Sets a timer to remind watching or record forthcoming programmes (p. 42) Off Timer Sets the time until the TV automatically goes to Standby mode (Off / 15 / 30 / 45 / 60 / 75 / 90 minutes) (p. 17) Link Settings VIERA Link Sets to use VIERA Link functions (Off / On) (p. 59) Q-Link Selects which AV terminal is to be used for data communication between this TV and a compatible recorder (AV1 / AV2) (p. 58) Select the connected terminal to the recorder even it is not compatible with Q-Link.  AV1 / AV2 out Chooses the signal to be transmitted from the TV to Q-Link (TV / AV1 / AV2 / AV3 / Monitor) Monitor: Image displayed on screen  Component, PC and HDMI signals cannot be outputted.  Standby Power Save Controls the power consumption in Standby mode of the connected equipment to reduce the consumption (Off / On) (p. 60) This function is available when “VIERA Link” is set to “On”.  Intelligent Auto Standby Makes non-watched or non-used connected equipment go into Standby mode to reduce the power consumption (Off / On (With reminder) / On (No reminder)) (p. 60) This function is available when “VIERA Link” is set to “On”.  Q-Link Download Downloads analogue channel information to a Q-Link compatible equipment connected to the TV Child Lock Locks a channel / AV input to prevent access to it (p. 44) DVB Tuning Menu Favourites Edit Creates list of favourite DVB channels (p. 39) Channel List Skips the unwanted DVB channels or edits DVB channels (p. 39) Auto Setup Automatically sets the DVB channels received in the area (p. 36) Channel Sorting by Region Automatically sorts tuned channels according to the available region (p. 38) Manual Tuning Sets the DVB channels manually (p. 38) Update Channel List Updates DVB Channel List while keeping your settings (p. 40) New Channel Message Selects whether to give a notification message when a new DVB channel is found (Off / On) (p. 40) Signal Condition Checks the DVB signal condition (p. 40) Analogue Tuning Menu Channel List Skips the unwanted Analogue channels or edits Analogue channels (p. 41) Auto Setup Automatically sets the Analogue channels received in the area (p. 37) Manual Tuning Sets the Analogue channels manually (p. 41)
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How to Use Menu Functions  Basic 31 Menu Item Adjustments / Configurations (alternatives) Setup Display Settings Teletext Analogue teletext display mode (FASTEXT / List) (p. 22) Preferred Subtitles Selects the preferred language for digital channel subtitles (depending on the broadcaster) (English / Welsh / Gaelic) To display subtitles  p. 16 Input Labels Labels or skips each input terminal (p. 45) Banner Display Timeout Sets how long the Information banner (p. 15) stays on screen (0 (No display) / 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 seconds) Playing Time Display Set to “On” to display a continuous record of time spent using Game mode every 30 mins (Off / On) This function is available when “Game” is selected in “Viewing Mode” (p. 28).  Radio Mode Sets the timer for turning off the screen automatically when a radio channel is selected (Off / 5 / 10 / 15 / 20 seconds) The sound is active even if the screen turns off.  Press any button (except Standby) to turn the screen on.  This function is effective in reducing power consumption when listening to a  radio channel. System Menu Shipping Condition Resets all settings, for example, when moving house (p. 46) Owner ID Inputs the owner ID (p. 47) Common Interface Uses include to watch pay-TV (p. 48) System Update Downloads new software to TV (p. 49) Software Licence Displays the software licence information System Information Displays the system information of this TV A different menu will be displayed while SD Card or PC is used. (p. 50 - p. 53 and p. 54 - p. 55)  Only available items can be selected. 
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32 Menu Item Adjustments / Configurations (alternatives) Setup Other Settings GUIDE Plus+ Settings Postcode Sets your postcode to display advertisements in the GUIDE Plus+ system (p. 20) System Information Displays the system information of the GUIDE Plus+ system Power on Preference Automatically selects the input when the TV is turned on (TV / AV) Set to “TV” to view picture from TV tuner. Set to “AV” to view input from an external equipment connected to a SCART terminal, e.g. satellite receiver. The external equipment must be switched on and sending a control signal for  automatic switching at power on to occur. Power on Channel List Automatically selects All Channels or Favourites list in the Information banner (p. 15) when the TV is turned on (All Channel List / Last) Set to “All Channel List” to display all the channels. Set to “Last” to display the one you selected last time. Not available on analogue mode  Auto Standby Sets the time the TV automatically goes to Standby mode when no operation is performed for the selected times (Off / 2 / 4 hours) Starting Timer Programming automatically does not affect this function.  Automatic input switching with the connected equipment affects this function and  time-count will be reset. The notification message will appear 3 minutes before going to Standby mode.  Power Save Reduces brightness of picture to economise on power consumption (Off / On) 16:9 Overscan Selects the screen area displaying the image (Off / On) On : Enlarges the image to hide the edge of the image. Off : Displays the image in the original size. Set to “On” if noise is generated on the edge of the screen.  This function is available when aspect is set to Auto (16:9 signal only) or 16:9.  This function can be memorized separately for SD (Standard definition) and HD  (High definition) signals. DVI Input Setting Changes the black level in the image for HDMI input mode with DVI input signal manually (Normal / Full) When the DVI input signal from the external equipment, especially from PC, is  displayed, the black level may not be suitable. In this case, select “Full”. The black level for HDMI input signal will be adjusted automatically.  For HDMI input mode with DVI input signal only  A different menu will be displayed while SD Card or PC is used. (p. 50 - p. 53 and p. 54 - p. 55)  Only available items can be selected.  If “Demo Settings” item is displayed in the Setup Menu, the TV is in “Shop” viewing environment.  To return to “Home” viewing environment initialise all settings by accessing Shipping Condition. ”Shipping Condition” (p. 46) How to Use Menu Functions
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How to Use Menu Functions  Basic 33 Available in PC Advanced PC Settings R-Gain G-Gain B-Gain G-Cutoff Gamma 2.2 R-Cutoff Reset to Defaults Reset B-Cutoff (p. 54 - p. 55) How to operate  p. 27 Overview  (Picture, Sound) Main Menu Picture Sound Setup Available in Analogue Available in DVB Available when “Mode” is set to “Music” or “Speech” Available in HDMI Not available when “Viewing Mode” is set to “True Cinema” Available in NTSC Available in NTSC / PAL Picture Menu 1/2 Viewing Mode Dynamic Contrast Brightness Colour Sharpness Tint Colour Balance Vivid Colour C.A.T.S. Warm Off Off Picture Menu 2/2 P-NR Off 3D-COMB Off Picture Display On Reset to Defaults Reset Advanced PC Settings Access (p. 28) Sound Menu 1/2 Mode Music Bass Treble Balance Equalizer Access Headphone Volume Off Surround Volume Correction Speaker Distance to Wall Over 30cm Preferred Multi Audio English Sound Menu 2/2 NICAM Off HDMI1 Input Audio Description Reset to Defaults Digital Access Reset (p. 29) Available in DVB Audio Description Menu Audio Description Off Volume Speakers Headphones Off Off (p. 29) Available when “Mode” is set to “User” Equalizer 150 250 500 1k 2k 4k 8k 12k Hz Reset to Defaults
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34 Available in PC PC Setup Input Resolution Clock H-pos Clock Phase Sync 1024 × 768 H & V V-pos Reset to Defaults Reset (p. 54 - p. 55) How to Use Menu Functions Overview  (Setup) Main Menu Picture Sound Setup Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Analogue Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Access Timer Programming Access PC Setup Access Access Access Access Access Access Access (p. 30 - 32) Child Lock-PIN Entry Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * (p. 44) DVB Tuning Menu Favourites Edit Access Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Update Channel List New Channel Message Signal Condition Access Access Channel Sorting by Region Access Access Access On Access (p. 36 and p. 38 - p. 40) DVB Signal Condition Channel Name 70 CBBC Channel Signal Quality Signal Strength Network Name 0 10 0 10 Wenvoe Bit Error Rate 0.00E+00 Parameter [CH62] 802 MHz (p. 40) Analogue Tuning Menu Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Access Access Access (p. 37 and p. 40 - p. 41) System Menu Shipping Condition Access System Update Software Licence System Information Owner ID Access Common Interface Access Access Access Access (p. 31) How to operate  p. 27 Available in DVB Available in Analogue Other Settings GUIDE Plus+ Settings Power on Preference Power on Channel List Power Save 16:9 Overscan Access TV Last Off On Auto Standby Off DVI Input Setting Normal (p. 32) Guide Plus+ Settings Menu Postcode System Information Access Access (p. 32) Enter Postcode Postcode A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 O P Q R S T 7 8 9 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 (p. 32) Available in DVB Available in HDMI with DVI input signal Display Settings Teletext Preferred Subtitles Input Labels Banner Display Timeout Playing Time Display FASTEXT English Access 3 seconds On Radio Mode Off (p. 31) Available in DVB Available in Analogue 1/2 Input Labels AV1 DVD AV2/S AV3 COMPONENT HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 AV2/S AV3 COMPONENT HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 DVB DVB PC PC Input Labels Analogue Analogue 2/2 (p. 45)
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How to Use Menu Functions  Basic 35 Link Settings VIERA Link On Q-Link AV2 out Standby Power Save Intelligent Auto Standby Q-Link Download AV2 TV On On (No reminder) Access 1/2 (p. 30) Sending Preset Data Please wait! 0% 100% Remote control unavailable (p. 30) Child Lock Change PIN Access Child Lock List Access (p. 44) Child Lock List - TV and AV Name Input Lock Type BBC 1 Wales Free TV BBC THREE DVB Lock Free TV E4 DVB Lock Free TV VCR Analogue Lock Analogue BBC1 Analogue Lock Analogue ***** Analogue Lock Analogue AV1 External Lock AV AV2/S 7 14 4 1 2 External Lock AV DVB (p. 44) DVB Favourites Editor BBC One Wales All DVB Channels 1 BBC THREE 7 E4 14 CBBC Channel 70 Cartoon Nwk 72 BBCi 105 BBC Radio Wales 719 BBC Radio Cymru 720 Favourites1 (p. 39) Channel Sorting by Region GBR> Best signal quality (All Regions) England Regions> Region choice available (p. 38) DVB Auto Setup This will take about 3 minutes. Progress CH 21 68 62 CH Channel Name Type Quality CBBC Channel Free TV 10 62 BBC Radio Wales Free TV 10 62 E4 Free TV 10 62 Cartoon Nwk Free TV 10 Free TV: 4 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Searching (p. 36) All DVB Channels 70 72 105 719 720 1 7 CBBC Channel Cartoon Nwk BBCi BBC Radio Wales BBC Radio Cymru BBC ONE Wales BBC THREE (p. 39) DVB Update Channel List CH Channel Name Type Quality Searching Analogue Scan 21 68 Progress CH 21 68 This will take about 3 minutes. Free TV: 0 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 (p. 40) DVB Manual Tuning Analogue Scan 21 68 Frequency No. Channel Name Type New Free TV: 0 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Stopped Signal Strength 0 10 Signal Quality 0 10 MHz 474 [CH21] (p. 38) Analogue Channel List 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 BBC1 ***** ***** (p. 41) Analogue Auto Setup 29 CH Channel Name 30 Analogue: 2 Searching This will take about 3 minutes. Scan CH 21 68 (p. 37) 1 BBC1 CH33 Analogue Manual Tuning Manual Tuning 21 68 (p. 41) System Update Auto Update Search in Standby On System Update Search Now Access (p. 49) Owner ID Please enter PIN for access PIN * * * * (p. 47) Available in DVB Common Interface Slot 1: Module inserted (p. 48) All tuning data will be erased Are you sure? Are you sure? Shipping Condition (p. 46) Guide Guide Guide Wed 28 Oct 21:00 22:30 Date Start End Wed 28 Oct 22:45 23:00 --/-- --:-- --:-- Thu 29 Oct 10:30 11:30 (90 min.) (15 min.) (--- min.) (60 min.) Reminder Ext Rec. --- 1 Timer Programming Ext Rec. Function Channel Name 14 D E4 The Bill 72 D BBC 2W <TIMER> D BBC ONE Red Cap --- No. Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 1 D Wed 28 Oct 20:00 20:30 (30 min.) Ext Rec. BBC ONE DIY SOS S/P (p. 43)
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For Auto Setup, using  the buttons on the side panel of the TV (p. 9) Press repeatedly until “Auto Setup” appears Access “Auto Setup” Start “Auto Setup” •To return to TV 36 Retuning from Setup Menu Auto Setup retunes all channels automatically. DIRECTTVREC N ASPECT AV G U I D E VIERATOOLS OPTION BACK/ RETURN TEXT STTL INDEX HOLD EXIT MENU INPUT TV DVB channels Automatically retune all DVB channels received in the area. Only DVB channels are retuned in DVB mode.  All the previous tuning settings (Favourites Edit and Channel List, etc.) are erased.  If a Child Lock PIN number (p. 44) has been set, it must be entered.  To return to TV  EXIT 1 Select DVB TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select “DVB Tuning Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming Access access select 5 Select “Auto Setup” DVB Tuning Menu Favourites Edit Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Update Channel List New Channel Message Signal Condition Access Channel Sorting by Region On access select 6 Start Auto Setup All DVB tuning data will be erased DVB Auto Setup Settings are made automatically DVB Auto Setup This will take about 3 minutes. Progress CH 21 68 62 CH Channel Name Type Quality CBBC Channel Free TV 10 62 BBC Radio Wales Free TV 10 62 E4 Free TV 10 62 Cartoon Nwk Free TV 10 Free TV: 4 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Searching When the operation is completed, the channel at channel position “1” will be displayed. Note If tuning has not been done completely  “Manual Tuning” (p. 38)
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Retuning from Setup Menu  Advanced •To return to TV For Auto Setup, using  the buttons on the side panel of the TV (p. 9) Press repeatedly until “Auto Setup” appears Access “Auto Setup” Start “Auto Setup” 37 DIRECTTVREC N ASPECT AV G U I D E VIERATOOLS OPTION BACK/ RETURN TEXT STTL INDEX HOLD EXIT MENU INPUT TV Analogue channels Automatically retune all Analogue channels received in the area. Only Analogue channels are retuned in Analogue mode.  All the previous tuning settings are erased.  If a Child Lock PIN number (p. 44) has been set, it must be entered.  To return to TV  EXIT 1 Select Analogue TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select “Analogue Tuning Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock Analogue Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming Access access select 5 Select “Auto Setup” Analogue Tuning Menu Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Access access select 6 Start Auto Setup All analogue tuning data will be erased Analogue Auto Setup Analogue Auto Setup 29 CH Channel Name 30 Analogue: 2 Searching This will take about 3 minutes. Scan CH 21 68 Settings are made automatically The analogue settings are downloaded to a Q-Link compatible  equipment connected to the TV in Analogue mode. When the operation is completed, the channel at channel position “1” will be displayed. Note If tuning has not been done completely  “Manual Tuning” (p. 41)
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DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD N AV TV EXIT RETURN INPUT TV jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def MENU 1 Select DVB TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select “DVB Tuning Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming Access access select 5 Select one of the following functions DVB Tuning Menu Favourites Edit Access Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Update Channel List New Channel Message Signal Condition Access Access Channel Sorting by Region Access Access Access On Access Auto Setup  “Retuning from Setup Menu” (p. 36) access select 6 Set You can retune channels or make your favourite channel lists, skip unwanted channels, etc. To return to TV  EXIT Sort DVB channels according to the region Channel Sorting by Region You can sort DVB channels so that those with the best signal quality, or those for your preferred region, appear nearer the top of your Channel List. Normally, you should select “Best signal quality (All Regions)”. Channel Sorting by Region GBR> Best signal quality (All Regions) England Regions> Region choice available select region access (select repeatedly until you reach the available region) If you choose to select your preferred region, you could find channels with a weaker signal appear nearer the  top of your Channel List. If you have any image or sound problems, select “Best signal quality (All Regions)” instead. Set DVB channel manually Manual Tuning Normally use “Auto Setup” or “Update Channel List” to retune DVB channels. If tuning has not been done completely or for adjusting the direction of the aerial, use this function. DVB Manual Tuning Analogue Scan 21 68 Frequency No. Channel Name Type New Free TV: 0 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Stopped Signal Strength 0 10 Signal Quality 0 10 MHz 474 [CH21] select frequency search All channels found will be added to the Channel List.  38 Tuning and Editing Channels (DVB)
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Tuning and Editing Channels  Advanced List favourite DVB channels Favourites Edit Create your favourite channel lists from various broadcasters (up to 4: Favourites1 to 4). The DVB Favourites lists are available for switching in the Information banner (p. 15) and from “Category” in the TV Guide (p. 18). Select a channel to list DVB Favourites Editor BBC One Wales All DVB Channels 1 BBC THREE 7 E4 14 CBBC Channel 70 Cartoon Nwk 72 BBCi 105 BBC Radio Wales 719 BBC Radio Cymru 720 Favourites1 To display other Favourites  green Encrypted channel select Add it to the Favourites list DVB Favourites Editor BBC One Wales All DVB Channels 1 BBC One Wales 1 BBC THREE 7 E4 14 CBBC Channel 70 Cartoon Nwk 72 BBCi 105 BBC Radio Wales 719 BBC Radio Cymru 720 Favourites1 A channel is added To add all channels to the list  yellow To edit Favourites list  Select the field of Favourites to edit and: To delete a channel  Select the channel To delete all channels  yellow To name the Favourites  red Set characters one by one Store (maximum: ten characters) User input Name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 set select RETURN You can set characters by using numeric buttons. “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) To move the channel  green Select the new position Confirm green or Select the turn jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Store RETURN Note Channel position numbers (known as logical channel numbers) can be swapped in Channel List.  To swap the channel position number “Channel List” (below) Skip unwanted DVB channels, Edit DVB Channels Channel List You can hide unwanted DVB channels. The hidden channels cannot be displayed except in this function. Use this function to skip unwanted channels. Select a channel and reveal / hide All DVB Channels 70 72 105 719 720 1 7 CBBC Channel Cartoon Nwk BBCi BBC Radio Wales BBC Radio Cymru BBC ONE Wales BBC THREE reveal / hide select : reveal : hide (skip) To reveal all channels  yellow To edit channels  You can also edit each channel in Channel List. Select a channel to edit and: 1 BBC ONE Wales 19:35 Coronation Street Now All DVB Channels 19:30 - 20:00 For info press Select favourites Channel position number To retune each channel - Manual Tuning (p. 38)  (only for the revealed channels) red To swap the channel position number  (logical channel number) green Enter the new position number jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Store green 39
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EXIT RETURN INPUT TV MENU jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def 1 Select Analogue TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select “Analogue Tuning Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Link Settings Child Lock Analogue Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming Access access select 5 Select one of the following functions Analogue Tuning Menu Channel List Auto Setup Manual Tuning Access Access Access Auto Setup  “Retuning from Setup Menu” (p. 37) access select 6 Set You can retune channels or skip unwanted channels, edit channels etc. To return to TV  EXIT (Analogue) Update DVB channel automatically Update Channel List You can add new channels, delete removed channels, update channel name and position automatically to Channel List. DVB Update Channel List CH Channel Name Type Quality Searching Analogue Scan 21 68 Progress CH 21 68 This will take about 3 minutes. Free TV: 0 Pay TV: 0 Radio: 0 Data: 0 Channel List is updated while keeping your settings in Favourites Edit,  Channel List, Child Lock, Timer Programming, etc. Display a notification message New Channel Message Selects whether to give a notification message when a new DVB channel is found. (Off / On) New channels found! Press OK to update channel list. Press EXIT to ignore. Selecting OK will perform “Update Channel List”.  Check DVB signal Signal Condition Selects a channel and checks the DVB signal condition. To change the channel  DVB Signal Condition Channel Name 70 CBBC Channel Signal Quality Signal Strength Network Name 0 10 0 10 Wenvoe Bit Error Rate 0.00E+00 Parameter [CH62] 802 MHz A good Signal Strength is not an indication of best signal for DVB reception. Please use the Signal Quality indicator as follows: Signal Quality: Green bar  Good Yellow bar  Poor Red bar  Bad (Check the Terrestrial aerial) Tuning and Editing Channels 40
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Tuning and Editing Channels  Skip unwanted Analogue channels, Edit Analogue channels Channel List You can hide unwanted Analogue channels. The hidden channels cannot be displayed except in this function. Use this function to skip unwanted channels. Select a channel and reveal / hide Analogue Channel List 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 BBC1 ***** ***** reveal / hide select : reveal : hide (skip) To reveal all channels  yellow To edit channels  You can also edit each channel in Channel List. Select a channel to edit and: Mute Encrypted Subtitles AD TXT Radio For info press 45 Multi Audio 3 ITV 23:35 itv All Analogue Channels CH23 Channel position Channel name To retune each channel - Manual Tuning (below)  red To move the channel position  green Select the new position Store green To rename the channel name  blue Set characters one by one (maximum: five characters) Store RETURN Edit channel name Name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 set select You can set characters by using numeric buttons.  “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) Note If a VCR is connected only with the RF cable, edit “VCR”.  Set Analogue channel manually Manual Tuning Set Analogue channel manually after Auto Setup. If a VCR is connected only with the RF cable, it is recommended to select channel position “0”.  1 BBC1 CH33 Analogue Manual Tuning Manual Tuning 21 68 Select the channel position Select the channel Search and store jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def store search Advanced 41
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42 Timer Programming Note Check that the LED is orange. If not, timer programmes are not active or not stored.  Timer Programming reminder messages will remain displayed until one of the following occurs:  You press the OK button to view the programme or the EXIT button to cancel the reminder. • The timer programming event that the reminder is set for ends. • “!” identifies that any timer programming events have overlapped. “Ext Rec.” is given priority over “Reminder”.  When two or more “Ext Rec.” overlap, the first timer programming event starts and finishes as programmed. The next timer programming event will then start. 2 mins. before the starting time, a reminder message appears if you are watching TV.  To remove the message and start the programme • To cancel the Timer Programming • EXIT Ext Rec. of Timer Programming will automatically change to the programmed channel 10 seconds before the  start time. To stop recording of the timer programming event, it may be necessary to stop the recorder manually.  Ext Rec. of Timer Programming will be performed even if the TV is in Pause Live TV recording (p. 61). In this  case, the Pause Live TV recording will be cancelled. EXIT MENU INPUT TV jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Timer Programming from Menu The Timer Programming menu allows you to choose programmes that you wish to remind watching or record to the external recorder. At the correct time, the TV will tune to the correct channel automatically to record even if the TV is in Standby mode. TV Guide may also be used to set timer programming event (p. 19). Timer Programming can store up to 15 events.  For recording using Timer Programming, the TV must be either On or in standby. For reminders to be displayed,  the TV must be On. No other channel can be selected while Ext Rec. of a Timer Programming is in progress.  It may not be possible to record an encrypted programme (which is copy-protected).  When recording programmes, be sure to make the proper settings on the recorder connected to the TV.  If a compatible recorder with Q-Link or similar technologies is connected to the TV (p. 58) and the “Link Settings” (p. 30) are correct, no setting of the recorder is required. Also read the manual of the recorder. If the recorder is not compatible with Q-Link or similar technologies, set “Q-Link” in the Setup Menu (p. 30) to the  connected terminal (AV1 or AV2), and set the timer of the recorder in addition to the Timer Programming on the TV. For preparations of a recorder, read the manual of the recorder. Recordings are always in standard definition composite video via SCART, even if the original programme is in  high definition. 1 Select the tuner you want to use (DVB or Analogue) TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select “Timer Programming” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming access select 5 Set To return to TV  EXIT To unlock the tuner  (stop recording) EXIT
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Timer Programming  Advanced 43 Set timer programming event details Timer Programming Start making the settings Select the function (Reminder or Ext Rec.) select Ext Rec. : to record the programme to the recorder When the start time comes, the channel will be switched automatically and the video and audio signals will be output. 2 mins. before the starting time, a reminder message appears if you are watching TV. Reminder : to remind you to watch the programme When you are watching TV, a reminder message appears 2 mins. before the start time. Press the OK button to switch to the programmed channel. Set the channel, date and time (repeat the operations as below) Set items in the order of to . select the item set  , and can also be entered with numeric buttons. jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Guide STTL Wed 28 Oct 21:00 22:00 Date Start End Wed 28 Oct 22:45 23:00 --/-- --:-- --:-- Thu 29 Oct 10:30 11:30 (60 min.) (15 min.) (--- min ) (60 min.) Reminder Ext Rec. --- 1 Timer Programming Ext Rec. Function Channel Name 14 D E4 The Bill 1 D BBC ONE DIY SOS D BBC ONE <TIMER> --- No. Wed 28 Oct 2009 10:46 72 D Wed 28 Oct 20:00 21:30 (90 min.) Ext Rec. BBC 2W <TIMER> S/P Channel number Date Starting time Records with subtitles (if available) To indicate this  yellow (press again to remove subtitles) Ending time one day ahead daily or weekly (press repeatedly) Duration (automatic display) Daily Sun-Sat: Sunday to Saturday  Daily Mon-Sat: Monday to Saturday  Daily Mon-Fri: Monday to Friday  Weekly Sat/Fri/Thu/Wed/Tue/Mon/Sun:  Same time on the same day every week Displayed if the timer programming events are overlapped D: DVB A: Analogue You can  not change the mode within the menu. Guide: Guide link programming - Programmes according to the TV Guide signal (p. 19) Timer programming - Programmes according to the time setting S/P: Split Programme programming (p. 19) Store To change a timer programming event  Select the programme to be changed access select Correct as necessary (as above) To cancel a timer programming event  Select the programme to be deleted red To record with subtitles  (if available) Select the programme to record with subtitles yellow Each time pressed:  auto off To cancel a timer programming event temporarily  Select the programme to be cancelled blue Each time pressed:  cancel stop cancelling To view details of the programming  (only for Guide link programming) Select the programme to be viewed Press again to return to  Timer Programming menu. Guide link programming (Timer Programming from the TV Guide signal)  p. 19 This function is not available in Analogue mode.  Guide link programming is Timer Programming which is controlled by information from the TV Guide; if programme start and end times are changed by the broadcaster, the timer programming event will follow the change. A Split Programme programming is a Guide link programming which is interrupted by one or more other programmes. Note that Guide link programming (including Split Programme programming) only works reliably if correct information is received from broadcasters.
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44 Child Lock DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION RETURN TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD N INPUT TV AV EXIT MENU jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def 1 Display the menu MENU 2 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select “Child Lock” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming access select 4 Set You can lock specific channels / AV input terminals and control who watches them. When the locked channel / input is selected, a message appears; by entering the PIN number, you can watch it. To return to TV  EXIT Control channel audience Child Lock Enter the PIN number (4 digits) Child Lock-PIN Entry Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Enter the PIN number twice at first setting.  Make a note of the PIN number in case you forget it.  Select “Child Lock List” Child Lock Change PIN Child Lock List Access select access Select the channel / input to be locked Child Lock List - TV and AV Name Input Lock Type BBC 1 Wales Free TV BBC THREE DVB Lock Free TV E4 DVB Lock Free TV VCR Analogue Lock Analogue BBC1 Analogue Lock Analogue ***** Analogue Lock Analogue AV1 External Lock AV AV2/S 7 14 4 1 2 External Lock AV DVB select lock To cancel  Select the locked channel / input To jump to the top of the next input  red To lock all  green To cancel all locks  yellow Appears when the channel / input is locked To change the PIN number  Select “Change PIN” Enter a new PIN number twice Child Lock Change PIN Access Child Lock List select access jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Note Setting “Shipping Condition” (p. 46) erases the PIN number and all settings. 
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Input Labels  Child Lock  Advanced 45 Input Labels DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD N INPUT TV AV TV EXIT RETURN MENU 1 Display the menu MENU 2 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select “Display Settings” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming access select 4 Select “Input Labels” Display Settings Preferred Subtitle Type English Input Labels Banner Display Timeout Playing Time Display Radio Mode Access 3 seconds On Off access select 5 Select a input terminal and set 1/2 Input Labels AV1 DVD AV2/S AV3 COMPONENT HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 AV2/S AV3 COMPONENT HDMI1 HDMI2 HDMI3 DVB DVB PC PC set select Input Labels Analogue Analogue 2/2 The labels you set will be displayed in the “Input Selection” menu (p. 24) or banner. If “Skip” is selected, the input will not be displayed in the “Input Selection”  menu and you cannot select the mode. For easier identification and selection of the input mode, you can label each input mode or skip terminals that are not connected to any equipment. To select the input mode  p. 24 User input  You can name each input mode yourself. Select “User input” Set characters one by one Store access select (maximum: ten characters) User input Name A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 set select RETURN You can set characters by using numeric buttons.  “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) To return to TV  EXIT
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46 Shipping Condition DIRECT TV REC ASPECT OPTION RETURN TEXT PROGRAMME STTL INDEX HOLD N INPUT TV AV TV MENU EXIT 1 Display the menu MENU 2 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select ”System Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings System Menu Other Settings Timer Programming access select 4 Select “Shipping Condition” System Menu Shipping Condition Access Owner ID Common Interface System Update Software Licence System Information access select 5 Set Resets the TV to its original condition with no channels tuned in. All settings other than “Owner ID” are reset (channels, picture, sound settings, etc.). To return to TV  EXIT Restore Settings Shipping Condition Check the message and initialise EXIT RETURN Confirm All tuning data will be erased Are you sure? Are you sure? Shipping Condition (confirm) (confirm) (start Shipping Condition) Follow the on screen instructions Reset to Factory Shipping Condition Completed. Please switch off TV. “Auto Setup” will automatically start when Mains power On / Off switch is next turned On. (p. 12)  To retune TV channels only, e.g. after moving house  “Retuning from Setup Menu” (p. 36 and p. 37)
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Owner ID  Shipping Condition  Owner ID RETURN EXIT MENU jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Input owner ID Owner ID Enter the PIN number (4 digits) Owner ID Please enter new PIN PIN * * * * jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def Enter the PIN number twice at first setting.  Make a note of the PIN number in case you forget it.  The PIN number cannot be reset. Enter your name, house number, and postcode, in that order Select NAME / HOUSE NO / POSTCODE Set characters one by one Return to select other items RETURN or Exit the menu EXIT Owner ID-Data Entry PIN HOUSE NO POSTCODE NAME User input NAME A B C D E F G H I J K L M N U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n u v w x y z ( ) + - . * _ O P Q R S T 7 8 9 ! : # o p q r s t 1 .!:# 2 abc 3 def 4 ghi 5 jkl 6 mno 7 pqrs 8 tuv 9 wxyz 0 access select select set You can set characters by using numeric buttons.  “Characters table for numeric buttons” (p. 67) To check the personal information stored  Hold down for about 6 sec. F Owner ID NAME HOUSE NO POSTCODE EXIT The PIN number is not displayed.  To change the PIN number  Select “PIN” Enter a new PIN number twice Owner ID-Data Entry PIN HOUSE NO POSTCODE NAME select access jkl ghi mno tuv pqrs wxyz abc def 1 Display the menu MENU 2 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select “System Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings Other Settings System Menu Timer Programming access select 4 Select “Owner ID” System Menu Shipping Condition System Update Software Licence System Information Common Interface Owner ID Access access select 5 Set Entry of the PIN number and personal information (your name, address and postcode). In the unfortunate event of theft, the Owner ID will help the Police to determine the owner. To return to TV  EXIT Advanced 47
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48 Using Common Interface TV EXIT MENU INPUT TV 1 Select DVB TV 2 Display the menu MENU 3 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 4 Select ”System Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings Other Settings System Menu Timer Programming access select 5 Select “Common Interface” System Menu Shipping Condition Owner ID System Update Software Licence System Information Common Interface Access access select 6 Access Common Interface Common Interface Slot 1: Module inserted 7 Follow the on screen operation guide (Check the instructions provided with the CI module) For example: select, go Coloured characters red green yellow blue On screen operation guide may not correspond to the remote control  buttons. The Common Interface Module menu provides access to software contained on Common Interface (CI) Modules. This TV works only Pay TV modules complying with CI standard. This function is not available for BSkyB’s Sky channels.  Caution Turn Off Mains power On / Off switch whenever inserting  or removing the CI module. If a viewing card and a card reader come as a set, first  insert the card reader, then insert the viewing card into the card reader. Insert the module in the correct direction.  Insert or remove straightly and completely CI module Side of the TV CI slot Remove the cover  before using CI slot. Insert the CI module (optional) The features that appear on screen are dependent on the contents of the selected CI module.  Follow the instructions that came with the viewing card to tune in the pay-TV channels. If pay-TV channels do not  appear, perform the below to verify the card is recognized by the TV. For more details, see the manual of the CI module, or check with the broadcaster.  To return to TV  EXIT
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Advanced 49 Updating the TV Software  Using Common Interface  Updating the TV Software EXIT MENU 1 Display the menu MENU 2 Select “Setup” Main Menu Picture Sound Setup access select 3 Select “System Menu” Setup Menu Off Timer Off Access Link Settings Child Lock DVB Tuning Menu Display Settings Other Settings System Menu Timer Programming access select 4 Select “System Update” System Menu Shipping Condition System Update Software Licence System Information Access Owner ID Common Interface access select 5 Set From time to time, a new version of software may become available for download to enhance the performance or operations of the TV. In DVB mode, a notification banner will appear when one of the BBC channels is turned to if a new available software is found. To download  If you choose not to download  EXIT You can update any new software automatically, or manually. To return to TV  EXIT Update TV’s software system System Update To update automatically  Select “Auto Update Search in Standby” and set to “On” System Update Auto Update Search in Standby On System Update Search Now set select Automatically performs a search in standby and  downloads an update, if any software updates are available. The automatic updating is performed at night under  the following conditions: Standby (TV turned Off with the remote control) • Ext Rec. of Timer Programming or Direct TV • Recording is not in progress. If System Update is performed, the software will be updated (it may change TV functions). If you do not wish to do so, set “Auto Update Search in Standby” to “Off”. The notification banner will keep appearing during the period of new software availability, usually 2 to 3 days. To update immediately  Select “System Update Search Now” Download System Update Auto Update Search in Standby Off System Update Search Now Access access select Searches for an update (for several mins.) and displays a corresponding message if any Note Download may take up to 60 mins.  During software download and update, DO NOT perform any operations on the TV or switch Off the TV. 
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EXIT RETURN MENU SD CARD To return to TV  EXIT or SD CARD To return to  the previous screen RETURN Photo mode Photo mode : Still pictures recorded by digital cameras will be displayed. Video mode : Moving pictures recorded by digital video cameras will be played back. During the operation, audio signal is output from AV1, AV2, AUDIO OUT and DIGITAL AUDIO OUT terminals,  but no video signals are output. AV1 and AV2 can output audio signal if “AV1 / AV2 out” is set to “Monitor” in the Setup Menu (p. 30). “Date” shows the date on which the recording was made by the digital camera or digital video camera. The file  without record of the date is shown “**/**/****”. For details on SD Cards  p. 67 Photo mode will read all “.jpg” extension files in the card. Label surface Cutout Push until a click is heard To insert the SD Card  Gently insert the SD Card label surface facing front. To remove the  SD Card Push the centre of the card Using Media Player Viewing from SD Card (VIERA IMAGE VIEWER) 1 Insert the SD Card and start Media Player Media Player Signal output from all AV terminals will be disabled during Media Player view. Press OK to proceed. Press EXIT to return to TV viewing. 2 Select “Photo” Media Player Photo Video Contents Select EXIT RETURN Select Access access select You can also access Photo mode directly  by using VIERA TOOLS. “How to Use VIERA TOOLS” (p. 26) Media Player Photo All photos Slideshow Contents Select Info EXIT View RETURN View Select Select (Thumbnail - All photos) images that could not be loaded etc. The thumbnail of all the photos on the SD Card will be displayed. To change the background music  “Photo Setup” (p. 51) To display the information of the  highlighted photo 1/48 File name p1010001.JPG Date 23/10/2009 Size 1600X1200 file number / total file number Single view  - Photos are displayed one at a time. Select the file from the thumbnail of photos to be viewed access select (Single view) Rotate Slideshow Select Single view Single view EXIT RETURN Operation guide To display / hide the operation guide  To operate Single view  To the previous photo Rotate 90 (anti-clockwise) To the next photo Slideshow Rotate 90 (clockwise) To return to thumbnail  RETURN Slideshow  - Slideshow will complete when all photos have been viewed within the present thumbnail. Select the file from the thumbnail of photos for the first view Start Slideshow To display / hide the operation guide  To pause (return to Single view)  To return to thumbnail  RETURN select red 50

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