Panasonic Viera TX-L42EW6W manual

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  • Brand: Panasonic
  • Product: LCD TV
  • Model/name: Viera TX-L42EW6W
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English, Czech, Slovak, Croatian

Table of Contents

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Watching
my Home Screen
• Information11
• How to use 12
• Settings13
Basic
• Basic connection 15
• Selecting channel 18
• Information banner 19
• Option Menu21
• Subtitle23
• Off Timer23
• Last view 23
External equipment
• External connection 24
• Watching external input 27
• Operating with TV’s remote control 28
• HDMI features 30
• Terminal information 31
• Valid input signals 32
For best picture
• Viewing Mode33
• Ambient Sensor34
• Auto power standby function 34
• Aspect34
• Aspect Control Signal 35
• Advanced Settings37
• Copy Adjustment40
For best audio
• Sound mode 41
TV Guide
• Using TV Guide42
• Timer Programming44
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Teletext
• Viewing Teletext46
• Teletext mode 47
Tuning and editing channels
• Setting menu 49
• Favourites Edit49
• Channel List51
• Auto Setup52
• Manual Tuning55
• Update Channel List56
• New Channel Message57
• Signal Condition57
• Selectable satellites 58
Recording
USB HDD setup
• Preparations59
• Setting for USB HDD 60
Recording current programme
• One Touch Recording62
• REW LIVE TV63
Timer Programming
• Setting timer programming 65
• Editing timer programming 67
• Note68
Technical information
• USB HDD 69
Internet service
Internet content
• Information70
• Selecting internet content 70
• Note71
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Network connections
• Internet connection 72
• Note73
Network settings
• Network Connection74
• Custom - Wireless75
• Custom - Wired77
• Network Status79
• TV Remote App Settings79
• Network Link Settings79
• Software Update79
• New Software Message79
Home network
DLNA
• Information80
• Using DLNA 83
Network connections
• DLNA connection 84
• Note86
Network settings
• Network Connection87
• Custom - Wireless88
• Custom - Wired90
• Custom - Wireless Access Point92
• Network Status93
• TV Remote App Settings93
• Network Link Settings94
• Software Update95
• New Software Message95
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Photos
• Selecting file 96
• Viewing photo 97
• Using slideshow 97
Videos
• Selecting file 99
• Watching video 100
• Video Setup101
• Audio output settings 102
Music
• Selecting file 103
• Playing music 103
• Music Setup104
DIGA Recorder
• Controlling DIGA Recorder 105
Technical information
• Photo format 106
• Video format 106
• Music format 109
Media Player
Using Media Player
• Information110
• Selecting device / mode 111
Photo mode
• Selecting file 114
• Viewing photo 114
• Sorting photos 115
• Using slideshow 115
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Video mode
• Selecting file 119
• Watching video 119
• Video Setup121
• Audio output settings 122
Recorded TV mode
• Selecting content 123
• Watching recorded TV 124
• Grouping contents 125
• Deleting content 125
• Changing device 126
• Chapter List126
• Audio output settings 126
Music mode
• Selecting file 128
• Playing music 128
• Music Setup129
Technical information
• Device handling caution 130
• USB devices 130
• Photo format 131
• Video format 131
• Music format 134
Functions
APPS List
• Information135
• How to use 135
• Settings136
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VIERA Link “HDAVI Control™”
• Summary of VIERA Link 137
• Preparations141
• Easy playback 141
• Power on Link142
• Power off Link142
• Standby Power Save142
• Intelligent Auto Standby142
• VIERA Link Control143
• Speaker Selection144
• Note145
Child Lock
• Using Child Lock146
• PIN number 147
• Parental Rating147
Data Service Application
• Using Data Service Application148
• Cookie148
• Note149
Common Interface
• Caution150
• Using Common Interface150
Shipping Condition
• Shipping Condition152
Updating the TV Software
• Information153
• Auto update 153
• Manual update 154
Setting characters
• Using numeric buttons 155
Keyboard / Gamepad
• Keyboard156
• Gamepad157
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Settings
Setting menu
• How to use 158
Picture
• Viewing Mode160
• Basic settings 160
• Ambient Sensor161
• Noise reduction settings 161
• Advanced Settings161
• Option Settings161
• Screen Settings163
• Copy Adjustment164
• Reset to Defaults164
Sound
• Mode165
• Basic settings 165
• Volume settings 166
• Voice Guidance Settings166
• Advanced settings 167
• Reset to Defaults169
Network
• Network Connection170
• Network Status170
• TV Remote App Settings170
• Network Link Settings170
• Other settings 170
Timer
• Off Timer171
• Timer Programming171
• Time Zone171
• Auto Standby171
• No signal Power off171
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Setup
• Eco Navigation172
• USB Device Setup172
• Recording Setup172
• Child Lock172
• Tuning Menu172
• Language174
• Display Settings175
• Common Interface176
• VIERA Link Settings177
• Data Service Application178
• System Menu178
• Other Settings179
Support
FAQs
• Picture180
• Digital TV 182
• Analogue TV 183
• Sound184
• HDMI184
• Network185
• Other186
Maintenance
• Care and Cleaning 188
Information
• Using Help menu 189
Optional accessories
• Communication Camera 190
• Wall-hanging bracket 190
Licence
• Licence191
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OK Letters enclosed in a box indicate remote control buttons.
Menu Letters in cyan indicate on-screen display items.
References in this eHELP
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● The images shown in this eHELP are for illustrative purposes only.
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Watching
my Home Screen
Information
“my Home Screen” is a gateway to the TV, applications, and more.
It provides easy access to special features such as the Media Player, videos,
games, communication tools, etc. as shown below (example).
HOME
OK
OK HOME
Home Screen
Selected content screen (TV, application, etc.)
Home Screen Selection
– Your preferred Home Screen can be selected or added.
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How to use
Home Screen provides access to special features such as the Media Player,
TV, internet content, data services, communication tools, etc.
1. Display Home Screen with HOME
(Example)
●
● The last viewed Home Screen is displayed when the TV is turned on.
●
● Press again to select or add your preferred Home Screen layout.
Watching my Home Screen Settings
2. Select a feature with / / / and press OK to access
●
● To watch full-screen TV
1) Select the TV viewer with / / /
(Example)
2) Press OK to watch
(Example)
●
● Also refer to Tutorial from the tool guide.
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Settings
Select the setup menu from the tool guide on the top of the screen, or use
coloured button to display the setup menu.
(Example)
■
■ Home Screen Selection
1. Display Home Screen Selection with HOME
(Example)
2. Select the screen with / and press OK to set
Full Screen TV:
Displays full-screen TV
TV Home Screen:
To make your TV experience more convenient and comfortable.
Lifestyle Screen:
Displays the TV with useful information and services for everyday life.
Info Screen:
Enjoy internet content while watching TV.
Add New Screen:
You can add a new screen to personalise.
■
■ Settings
You can customise any Home Screen. (For example, changing the wallpaper,
renaming freely, editing applications, setting the screen launched when the
TV is turned on, etc.)
1. Select Settings from the tool guide
2. Follow the on-screen instructions
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■ Search
You can search the content from various features.
1. Select Search from the tool guide
2. Follow the on-screen instructions
= Note =
●
● To use this function fully, you need a broadband network environment.
Ensure the network connections and network settings are completed.
Internet service Network connections
Internet service Network settings
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● Be sure to update the software when a software update notice is displayed
on the TV screen. If the software is not updated, you will not be able to use
my Home Screen. You can update the software later manually.
Internet service Network settings Software Update
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Basic
Basic connection
Please ensure that the unit is disconnected from the mains socket before
attaching or disconnecting any cables.
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■ Satellite dish
Satellite terminal
Satellite cable
Satellite dish
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● For DVB-S
●
● To ensure your satellite dish is correctly installed, please consult your local
dealer. Also consult the received satellite broadcasting companies for
details.
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● Selectable satellites and dish alignment to tune DVB-S channels
Watching Tuning and editing channels Selectable satellites
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■ DVD Recorder / VCR and Set top box
HDMI terminal
HDMI cable
Set top box
Cable
AV1 (SCART) terminal
SCART cable
Terrestrial / cable terminal
RF cable
DVD Recorder / VCR
Terrestrial aerial
●
● For VIERA Link connections
Functions VIERA Link “HDAVI Control™” Summary of VIERA Link
= Note =
●
● External equipment and cables shown are not supplied with this TV.
●
● Please also read the manual of the equipment being connected.
●
● Keep the TV away from electronic equipment (video equipment, etc.) or
equipment with an infrared sensor, otherwise distortion of image / sound
may occur or operation of other equipment may be affected.
●
● When using a SCART or HDMI cable, it is recommended to use fully wired
one.
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● Check the terminal type and cable plugs are correct when connecting.
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Selecting channel
1. Display the TV Selection screen with TV
2. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
DVB-S / DVB-C / DVB-T / Analogue
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● The selectable modes vary depending on the channels stored.
●
● You can also select the mode pressing TV repeatedly on the remote
control or INPUT/OK/HOLD for MENU button on the control panel of
the TV.
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● If the TV Selection menu is not displayed, press TV to switch the mode.
3. Select a channel with Channel Up / Down or numeric buttons
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● Press the numeric buttons to select a channel position with 2 or more-
digit (e.g. 399, press ).
■
■ To select a channel from the channel list
1. Display the channel list with OK
2. Select a channel from the list with / and press OK to watch
●
● To sort channel names in alphabetical order
(red)
●
● To change the category
(blue)
■
■ To select a channel using information banner
1. Display information banner with if it is not displayed
2. Select a channel with / and press OK to watch while the banner is
displayed
Watching Basic Information banner
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■
■ To select a channel using TV Guide
1. Display TV Guide with GUIDE
2. Select the current programme or channel with / / / and press
OK to access
3. Select View with / and press OK to access (DVB)
– The current programme is displayed on the top left of the screen.
4. Press OK to exit TV Guide
Watching TV Guide Using TV Guide
●
● The postcode entry or update may be required depending on the country
you select. Follow the on-screen instructions.
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■ To watch pay-TV
●
● For information of the encrypted channels
Functions Common Interface Using Common Interface
●
● Consult the operator / broadcaster or CI module manufacturer for more
information and conditions of the services.
Information banner
Display information banner with .
●
● Also appears when changing a channel.
(Example)
Channel position and name
Channel type (Radio, HDTV, etc.) / encrypted channel ( ) / TV mode ( ,
, , )
Programme
Programme start / finish time (except Analogue)
Channel position, etc. (Analogue)
Progress time indicator of the selected programme (except Analogue)
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Category
●
● To change the category (DVB)
1) Display the category list with (blue)
2) Select the category with / and press OK to change
Current time
Features available / message meanings
:
Sound mute is on
Bad signal:
Poor quality TV signal
Dolby D+, Dolby D, HE-AAC:
Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital or HE-AAC audio track
:
Subtitle service available
:
Teletext service available
:
Multiple audio available
:
Multiple video available
:
Multiple audio and video available
Stereo, Mono:
Audio mode
:
Data service (Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV application) available
Functions Data Service Application Using Data Service Application
1 – 90:
Off Timer remaining time
Watching Basic Off Timer
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● To confirm another tuned channel
/
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● To watch the channel listed in the banner
OK
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● Information on the next programme (DVB)
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● To hide the banner
EXIT
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● Extra information (DVB)
– Press again to hide the banner.
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● To adjust banner timeout, set Banner Display Timeout.
Settings Setup Display Settings
Option Menu
Confirm or change the current status.
1. Display Option Menu with OPTION
2. Select one of the following items with / and press OK to access
Voice Guidance Settings / Multi Video / Multi Audio / Dual Audio / Sub
Channel / Subtitle Language / Teletext Character Set / Teletext Language /
MPX / Volume Correction
●
● The function items vary depending on the country you select.
3. Set with / / / and press OK to store
Voice Guidance Settings
Guidance settings for visually impaired users
Settings Sound Voice Guidance Settings
Multi Video
Selects from a group of multiple videos (if available).
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● This setting is not memorised and it will return to the default setting once
you exit the current programme.
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● For DVB mode
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Multi Audio
Selects between alternative languages for sound tracks (if available).
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● This setting is not memorised and it will return to the default setting once
you exit the current programme.
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● For DVB mode
Dual Audio
Selects stereo / monaural (if available).
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● For DVB mode
Sub Channel
Selects the multifeed programme - sub channel (if available).
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● For DVB mode
Subtitle Language
Selects the language for subtitles (if available).
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● For DVB mode
Teletext Character Set
Sets the teletext language font.
Settings Setup Display Settings
Teletext Language
Selects between alternative languages for teletext (if available).
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● For DVB mode
MPX
Selects multiplex sound mode (if available).
Settings Sound Advanced settings
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● For Analogue mode
Volume Correction
Adjusts the volume of each individual channel or input mode.
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Subtitle
Display / hide subtitles (if available) with STTL.
●
● To select the preferred language for DVB subtitles (if available), set
Preferred Subtitles.
Settings Setup Language
= Note =
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● If you press STTL in Analogue mode, the TV switches to teletext service
and calls up a favourite page. Press EXIT to return to TV mode.
Off Timer
Turn the TV Standby mode automatically after a fixed period with OFF
TIMER.
●
● Press repeatedly until desired time appears.
0 / 15 / 30 / 45 / 60 / 75 / 90 (minutes)
●
● To cancel, set to 0 or turn the TV off.
●
● The remaining time displays on the information banner.
Watching Basic Information banner
●
● When the remaining time is less than 3 minutes, the remaining time will
flash on the screen.
●
● You can also set the time from Off Timer in the Timer Menu.
Settings Timer Off Timer
Last view
Switch to a previously viewed channel or input mode easily with LAST VIEW.
●
● Press again to return to the current view.
= Note =
●
● Switching channel is not available while the recording of Timer
Programming or One Touch Recording is in progress.
●
● Watching less than 10 seconds is not reflected in the previously viewed
channel or input mode.
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External equipment
External connection
These diagrams show our recommendations for connection of your TV to
various pieces of equipment. For other connections, consult the instructions
for each piece of equipment.
●
● For basic connection
Watching Basic Basic connection
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● Check the terminal type and cable plugs are correct when connecting.
■
■ HDMI equipment
HDMI terminal
Fully wired HDMI compliant cable
Recorder / Player / Set top box / Camcorder / Amplifier with speaker
system
= Note =
●
● For VIERA Link connections
Functions VIERA Link “HDAVI Control™” Summary of VIERA Link
●
● Use HDMI2 for connecting an amplifier. This connection is applicable
when using an amplifier that has ARC (Audio Return Channel) function.
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■
■ AV devices
AV2 (COMPONENT) terminals
Component cables
DVD player
AV2 (VIDEO) terminals
Composite cables
Camcorder / Game equipment
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■ USB devices
USB port
USB cable
USB HDD / Communication Camera
= Note =
●
● It is recommended to connect the devices to the TV’s USB ports directly.
●
● You cannot use two or more of the same kind of USB devices
simultaneously except USB Flash Memory or USB HDD.
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● Use USB 2 port for connecting the USB HDD.
●
● Use USB 1 port for connecting the Communication Camera.
●
● Some USB devices or USB HUB may not be used with this TV.
●
● You cannot connect any devices by using USB card reader.
●
● Additional information for the devices may be on the following website.
(English only)
http://panasonic.net/viera/support
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■
■ To listen with speakers
DIGITAL AUDIO
Optical digital audio cable
Amplifier with speaker system
●
● To enjoy the sound from the external equipment in multi-channel sound
(e.g. Dolby Digital 5.1ch), connect the equipment to the amplifier. For the
connections, read the manuals of the equipment and amplifier.
■
■ Headphones
Headphone jack
M3 stereo mini plug
Headphones
●
● To adjust volume, set Headphone Volume.
Settings Sound Volume settings
Watching external input
Connect the external equipment (VCRs, DVD equipment, etc.) and you can
watch through the input.
1. Display the input selection menu with AV
2. Select the input mode connected to the equipment with / and press
OK to watch (The selected mode is displayed on the top left of the screen)
●
● TV receives input signals automatically connecting with SCART when
playback starts.
– Input signals are automatically identified by the SCART (pin 8) terminal.
– This function is also available for HDMI connections.
– When input mode is not switched automatically, perform as above or
check the setup of the equipment.
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● You can also select the input pressing AV on the remote control or
INPUT/OK/HOLD for MENU button on the control panel of the TV. Press
repeatedly until the desired input is selected.
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● To switch between COMPONENT and VIDEO in AV2, select with / .
●
● You can label or skip each input mode. Skipped inputs will not be
displayed when AV is pressed. (Input Labels)
Settings Setup Display Settings
●
● The remote control is capable of operating the contents or external
equipment.
Watching External equipment Operating with TV’s remote control
●
● To return to TV mode
TV
= Note =
●
● If the external equipment has an aspect adjustment function, set it to 16:9.
●
● For details, read the manual of the equipment or ask your local dealer.
Operating with TV’s remote control
You can operate the contents in Media Player / media server, recording
functions or the connected equipment with the below buttons of this TV’s
remote control.
:
Playback videocassette / DVD / video content
:
Stop the operations
:
Rewind, view the picture rapidly in reverse (VCR)
Skip to the previous track, title or chapter (DVD / video content)
:
Rewind, view the picture rapidly in reverse (VCR)
Search backward (DVD / video content)
:
Fast-forward, view the picture rapidly forward (VCR)
Skip to the next track, title or chapter (DVD / video content)
:
Fast-forward, view the picture rapidly forward (VCR)
Search forward (DVD / video content)
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:
Pause / Resume
Press and hold to play at slow speed (DVD)
:
One Touch Recording
Recording Recording current programme One Touch Recording
■
■ How to change the code
Each Panasonic product has its own remote control code. Change the code
according to the product for operation.
1. Press and hold Standby On / Off switch during the following operations
2. Enter the appropriate code as follows with numeric buttons
●
● Codes for each product and features
70: DVD Recorder, DVD Player, Blu-ray Disc Player
71: Player theatre, Blu-ray Disc theatre
72: VCR
73 (default):
Using in USB HDD recording, Media Player, DLNA features, product
using in VIERA Link
3. Press to change
= Note =
●
● Confirm if the remote control works correctly after changing the code.
●
● The codes may be reset to defaults if batteries are replaced.
●
● Some operations may not be available depending on the equipment.
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HDMI features
HDMI (high-definition multimedia interface) is the world’s first complete digital
consumer AV interface complying with a non-compression standard.
HDMI allows you to enjoy high-definition digital images and high-quality
sound by connecting the TV and the equipment.
HDMI-compatible equipment with an HDMI or DVI output terminal, such as a
DVD player, a set top box or game equipment, can be connected to the HDMI
terminal using an HDMI compliant (fully wired) cable.
Watching External equipment External connection
: The HDMI logo is displayed on HDMI-compliant equipment.
■
■ Applicable HDMI features
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● Input audio signal:
2ch Linear PCM (sampling frequencies - 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 32 kHz)
●
● Input video signal:
Matches the output setting of the digital equipment.
Watching External equipment Valid input signals
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● VIERA Link (HDAVI Control 5)
Functions VIERA Link “HDAVI Control™” Summary of VIERA Link
●
● Content Type
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● Deep Colour
●
● Audio Return Channel
– Audio Return Channel (ARC) is a function to send digital sound signals
via an HDMI cable.
– For HDMI2 terminal
■
■ DVI connection
If the external equipment has only a DVI output, connect to the HDMI terminal
via a DVI to HDMI adaptor cable. When using the DVI to HDMI adaptor cable,
connect the audio cable to the audio input terminal (use AV2 audio terminals).
●
● Enquire HDMI adaptor cable at your local digital equipment retailer shop.
= Note =
●
● Audio settings can be made on HDMI1 / 2 / 3 Input in the Sound Menu.
Settings Sound Advanced settings
●
● If the connected equipment has an aspect adjustment function, set the
aspect ratio to “16:9”.
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● These HDMI connectors are “type A”.
●
● These HDMI connectors are compatible with HDCP (High-Bandwidth
Digital Content Protection) copyright protection.
●
● Equipment having no digital output terminal may be connected to the input
terminal of component or video to receive analogue signals.
●
● This TV incorporates HDMI™ technology.
Terminal information
■
■ AV1 SCART terminal (RGB, VIDEO)
1 : Audio out (R)
2 : Audio in (R)
3 : Audio out (L)
4 : Audio earth
5 : Blue earth
6 : Audio in (L)
7 : Blue in
8 : Status CVBS
9 : Green earth
10: --
11: Green in
12: --
13: Red earth
14: Earth
15: Red in
16: Status RGB
17: CVBS earth
18: RGB status earth
19: CVBS out (video)
20: CVBS in (video)
21: Socket Earth
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■ HDMI terminal
1 : TMDS Data2+
2 : TMDS Data2 Shield
3 : TMDS Data2−
4 : TMDS Data1+
5 : TMDS Data1 Shield
6 : TMDS Data1−
7 : TMDS Data0+
8 : TMDS Data0 Shield
9 : TMDS Data0−
10: TMDS Clock+
11: TMDS Clock Shield
12: TMDS Clock−
13: CEC
14: Utility
15: SCL
16: SDA
17: DDC/CEC Ground
18: +5V Power
19: Hot Plug Detect
Valid input signals
■
■ COMPONENT (Y, Pb, Pr), HDMI
Signal name COMPONENT HDMI
525 (480) / 60i, 60p ○ ○
625 (576) / 50i, 50p ○ ○
750 (720) / 60p, 50p ○ ○
1,125 (1,080) / 60i, 50i ○ ○
1,125 (1,080) / 60p, 50p, 24p ○
○: Applicable input signal
= Note =
●
● Signals other than above may not be displayed properly.
●
● The above signals are reformatted for optimal viewing on your display.
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For best picture
Viewing Mode
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Picture Viewing Mode with / and press OK to access
3. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
Viewing Mode
(Dynamic / Normal / Cinema / True Cinema / Custom)
Selects your favourite picture mode for each input.
Dynamic:
Improves contrast and sharpness for viewing in a bright room.
Normal:
Normal use for viewing in a normal lighting condition.
Cinema:
Improves the performance of contrast, black and colour reproduction
for watching movies in a darkened room.
True Cinema:
Reproduces the original image quality precisely without any revision.
Custom:
Adjusts each menu item manually to suit your favourite picture quality.
In each Viewing Mode, Backlight, Contrast, Brightness, Colour, Tint,
Sharpness, Colour Temperature, Vivid Colour, Adaptive Backlight Control,
Ambient Sensor, Noise Reduction and MPEG Noise Reduction can be
adjusted and stored.
When in True Cinema or Custom mode, Advanced Settings can be adjusted
additionally. The settings in True Cinema or Custom mode can be stored for
each input.
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Ambient Sensor
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Picture Ambient Sensor with / and press OK to access
3. Select On / Off with / and press OK to set
Ambient Sensor
(On / Off)
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● Automatic Brightness Control function
Adjusts picture settings automatically depending on ambient lighting
conditions.
Auto power standby function
The TV will automatically go into Standby mode in the following conditions:
●
● Off Timer is active.
Watching Basic Off Timer
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● No operation is performed for 4 hours while Auto Standby is set to On.
Settings Timer Auto Standby
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● No signal is received and no operation is performed for 10 minutes while
No signal Power off is set to On.
Settings Timer No signal Power off
= Note =
●
● This function does not affect the recording of Timer Programming and One
Touch Recording.
Aspect
Change the aspect ratio (image size) with ASPECT.
■
■ To change the aspect ratio manually
1. Display Aspect Selection list with ASPECT
2. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
●
● You can also change the mode pressing ASPECT.
(Press repeatedly until you reach the desired mode.)
Auto:
The best ratio is selected automatically according to the “Aspect Control
Signal”.
Watching For best picture Aspect Control Signal
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16:9:
Directly displays the image at 16:9 without distortion (anamorphic).
14:9:
Displays the image at the standard 14:9 without distortion.
Just:
Displays a 4:3 image full-screen. Stretching is only noticeable at the left
and right edges.
4:3:
Displays the image at the standard 4:3 without distortion.
Zoom:
Displays a 16:9 letterbox or 4:3 image without distortion.
4:3 Full:
Displays a 4:3 image enlarged horizontally to fit the screen.
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● For HD (High definition) signals
Sidecut Just:
Displays a 16:9 letterbox (anamorphic) image full-screen. Stretching is
only noticeable at the left and right edges.
●
● For HD (High definition) signals
Sidecut Zoom:
Displays a 16:9 letterbox (anamorphic) image full-screen without distortion.
●
● For HD (High definition) signals
= Note =
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● Display the image (TV, external input, etc.) full-screen to use this function
completely.
●
● Aspect mode can be memorised separately for SD (Standard definition)
and HD (High definition) signals.
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● Aspect cannot be changed in teletext service.
Aspect Control Signal
Programmes usually contain an “Aspect Control Signal” (Widescreen signal,
Control signal through SCART / HDMI terminal).
In Auto mode, aspect mode will appear in the top left of the screen if a
Widescreen signal (WSS) or a Control signal through SCART (pin8) / HDMI
terminal is found. The aspect will switch to the appropriate ratio.
Watching For best picture Aspect
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■ Available conditions
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● Satellite terminal (WSS only)
Valid input signal format:
DVB-S
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● Terrestrial / cable terminal (WSS only)
Valid input signal format:
DVB-C
DVB-T
PAL B, G, H, I, D, K
SECAM B, G, L, L’, D, K
Invalid input signal format:
PAL 525/60 6.5 MHz
PAL 525/60 6.0 MHz
PAL 525/60 5.5 MHz
M.NTSC 6.5 MHz
M.NTSC 6.0 MHz
M.NTSC 5.5 MHz
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● AV1 (SCART) / AV2 (VIDEO) terminals
Valid input signal format:
PAL
SECAM
PAL 525/60
M.NTSC
NTSC
: Control signal through SCART (pin 8) / HDMI terminal only
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● AV2 (COMPONENT) terminals (WSS only)
Valid input signal format:
625 (576) / 50i, 50p
Invalid input signal format:
525 (480) / 60i, 60p
750 (720) / 60p, 50p
1,125 (1,080) / 60i, 50i
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● HDMI terminal
Valid input signal format:
525 (480) / 60i, 60p
625 (576) / 50i, 50p
750 (720) / 60p, 50p
1,125 (1,080) / 60i, 50i
1,125 (1,080) / 60p, 50p, 24p
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● HDMI terminal does not receive WSS signal.
= Note =
●
● If the screen size looks unusual when a widescreen-recorded programme
is played back on a VCR, adjust the tracking of the VCR. Read the manual
of the VCR.
Advanced Settings
You can adjust and set up the detailed picture settings for each input when
Viewing Mode is set to True Cinema or Custom.
Watching For best picture Viewing Mode
1. Select the input mode with AV or TV
2. Display the menu with MENU
3. Select Picture Viewing Mode with / and press OK to access
4. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
True Cinema / Custom
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■ Adjust the detailed picture settings
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Picture Advanced Settings Adaptive Gamma Control / Black
Expander / Clear White Effect / White Balance / Colour Management /
Gamma with / and press OK to access
3. Set with / / / and press OK to store
■
■ Adaptive Gamma Control
Adaptive Gamma Control
Adjusts the gamma curve to make the image brighter.
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● Not valid when Adaptive Backlight Control is set to Off
■
■ Black Expander
Black Expander
Gradually adjusts the shades of black.
■
■ Clear White Effect
Clear White Effect
Makes the white area clearer.
■
■ White Balance
R-Gain / G-Gain / B-Gain
Adjusts the white balance of bright red / green / blue areas.
R-Cutoff / G-Cutoff / B-Cutoff
Adjusts the white balance of dark red / green / blue areas.
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More Detailed Adjustment
Adjusts more detailed White Balance items.
Input Signal Level:
Adjusts the input signal level.
R-Gain / G-Gain / B-Gain:
Adjusts the detailed white balance of bright red / green / blue areas.
Reset to Defaults:
Resets to the default detailed White Balance.
Reset to Defaults
Resets to the default White Balance.
■
■ Colour Management
R-Hue / R-Saturation / R-Luminance
Adjusts the picture hue / saturation / luminance of red areas.
G-Hue / G-Saturation / G-Luminance
Adjusts the picture hue / saturation / luminance of green areas.
B-Hue / B-Saturation / B-Luminance
Adjusts the picture hue / saturation / luminance of blue areas.
Reset to Defaults
Resets to the default Colour Management.
■
■ Gamma
Gamma
(2.6 / 2.4 / 2.2 / 2.0 / 1.8)
Switches the gamma curve.
●
● Please note the numerical values are reference for the adjustment.
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More Detailed Adjustment
Adjusts more detailed Gamma items.
Input Signal Level:
Adjusts the input signal level.
Gain:
Adjusts the gain of gamma for selected signal level.
Reset to Defaults:
Resets to the default detailed Gamma.
Reset to Defaults
Resets to the default Gamma.
■
■ Reset to Defaults
Reset to Defaults
Resets Advanced Settings to the default settings.
Copy Adjustment
Copies the picture settings of True Cinema or Custom to those of another
input or another Viewing Mode.
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Picture Copy Adjustment Destination Viewing Mode /
Destination Input with / and press OK to access
3. Select the destination to copy to with / and press OK to set
4. Select Copy Start with / and press OK to copy
5. When the confirmation screen is displayed, select Yes with / and
press OK to set
= Note =
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● Option Settings and Screen Settings will not be copied.
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For best audio
Sound mode
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Sound Mode with / and press OK to access
3. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
Mode
(Standard / Music / Speech / User)
Selects your favourite sound mode for each input.
Standard:
Provides the suitable sound quality for all types of scenes.
Music:
Improves sound quality for watching music videos, etc.
Speech:
Improves sound quality for watching news, drama, etc.
User:
Adjusts the sounds manually using the equaliser to suit your favourite
sound quality.
●
● In each mode, Bass, Treble and Surround can be adjusted and stored.
●
● For the User mode, Equaliser will be available in the Sound Menu instead
of Bass and Treble. Select Equaliser and adjust the frequency.
Settings Sound Basic settings
●
● This function is effective only for the sound from TV speakers.
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TV Guide
Using TV Guide
TV Guide - Electronic 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).
1. Display the TV Selection screen with TV
2. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
DVB-S / DVB-C / DVB-T / Analogue
3. Press GUIDE to view TV Guide
●
● Press again to change the layout (Landscape / Portrait).
– View Landscape to see several channels.
– View Portrait to see one channel by time.
●
● Depending on the country you select, you can select the TV Guide type.
(Default Guide)
Settings Setup Display Settings
– If you set Default Guide to Channel List, the channel list will appear
when pressing GUIDE.
(Example)
TV screen
TV Guide date
TV Guide time
Programme
D (DVB-T) / A (Analogue)
Channel position and name
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● To watch the programme
1) Select the current programme with / / / and press OK to
access
2) Select View with / and press OK to access (DVB)
– To use timer programming, select Timer Programming.
(Depending on the country you select, you can also set Signal
Supported Recording.)
Watching TV Guide Timer Programming
– The current programme is displayed on the top left of the screen.
3) Press OK to exit TV Guide
●
● To the previous day (DVB)
(red)
●
● To the next day (DVB)
(green)
●
● To view a channel list of the selected type
1) Display the type list with (yellow)
2) Select the type with / and press OK to view
●
● To view a channel list of the selected category
1) Display the category list with (blue)
2) Select the category with / and press OK to view
– To list favourite channels, set Favourites Edit.
Watching Tuning and editing channels Favourites Edit
●
● To view more details of the programme (DVB)
1) Select the programme with / / /
2) Press to view
– Press again to return to TV Guide.
●
● To exit TV Guide
EXIT
= Note =
●
● 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 TV Guide is completely
shown.
●
● This function varies depending on the country you select.
●
● The postcode entry or update may be required to use the GUIDE Plus+
system depending on the country you select.
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● DVB-T and Analogue channels are displayed on the same TV Guide
screen. D and A may be displayed to distinguish DVB-T and Analogue
channels. There will be no programme listings for Analogue channels.
Timer Programming
The Timer Programming menu allows you to choose programmes that you
want to remind watching or record to the USB HDD.
At the correct time, the TV will tune to the correct channel even if the TV is in
Standby mode.
1. Select the forthcoming programme or channel with / / / and
press OK to access
2. Select USB HDD Rec. / Reminder with / and press OK to set
●
● To check / change / cancel a timer programming event
Recording Timer Programming Editing timer programming
●
● LED will turn to orange in Standby mode if Timer Programming is set.
●
● To return to TV Guide
BACK/RETURN
●
● If you select the current programme, a confirmation screen asking
whether you want to watch or record the programme appears. Select
Timer Programming with / and press OK to set USB HDD Rec. to
record from the time you finish the timer programming event setting.
●
● Depending on the country you select, you can set Signal Supported
Recording (see below).
= Note =
●
● Not valid in Analogue mode
●
● Timer Programming only works reliably if correct time information is
received via the signal from the broadcaster or service provider.
●
● No other channels can be selected while the recording of Timer
Programming is in progress.
●
● When recording programmes to the USB HDD, be sure to format the USB
HDD and enable it to record in USB Device Setup.
Recording USB HDD setup
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■ Signal Supported Recording (Timer Programming from the
TV Guide signal)
Signal Supported Recording 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. Note
that Signal Supported Recording only works reliably if correct information is
received from broadcasters.
●
● The availability of this function depends on the country and TV mode you
select.
●
● is displayed on the Timer Programming screen if Signal Supported
Recording is set.
= Note =
●
● If you edit the start time or end time of a signal supported recording 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.
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Teletext
Viewing Teletext
1. Switch to teletext with TEXT
●
● Displays the index page (content varies depending on the
broadcasters).
●
● Current / sub page numbers are displayed on the top left of the screen.
●
● Time / date is displayed on the top right of the screen.
●
● Colour bar is displayed on the bottom of the screen.
2. Select the page with numeric buttons, / or
(Coloured buttons)
●
● To adjust contrast
1) Press MENU three times to display Contrast
2) Adjust with / and press OK to set
●
● To exit teletext
EXIT
■
■ Reveal hidden data
1. Press MENU
2. Reveal with (red)
●
● Press again to rehide.
■
■ To view a favourite page stored
Press STTL to view a favourite page.
●
● Call up the page stored on (blue) (List mode).
●
● Factory setting is “P103”.
■
■ FULL / TOP / BOTTOM
1. Press MENU
2. Press (green) to change the layout
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■ Watch TV and teletext in two windows at once
1. Press MENU twice
2. Set Picture and text to On / Off with /
●
● Operations can be made only in teletext screen.
■
■ Store frequently viewed pages in the colour bar (List mode)
1. Press (Coloured buttons) while the page is displayed
2. Press and hold OK
●
● The stored page number changes to white.
●
● To change stored pages
1) Press (Coloured buttons) to change
2) Enter a new page number with numeric buttons
3) Press and hold OK
■
■ View sub page
The number of sub pages is displayed on the top of the screen. Press /
to view sub page. (Only when teletext has more than one page.)
●
● The number of sub pages varies depending on the broadcasters (up to 79
pages).
●
● Searching may take time while you are watching TV.
●
● To view a specific sub page
1) Press MENU
2) Press (blue)
3) Enter the 4-digit number (e.g. P6, press )
Teletext mode
Teletext services are the text information provided by the broadcasters.
●
● The features may vary depending on the broadcasters.
1. Display the menu with MENU
2. Select Setup Display Settings Teletext with / and press OK to
access
3. Select TOP (FLOF) / List with / and press OK to set
Settings Setup Display Settings
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■ FLOF (FASTEXT) mode
In FLOF mode, four differently coloured subjects are situated on the bottom of
the screen.
To access more information about one of these subjects, press the
appropriate coloured button.
This facility enables fast access to information on the subjects shown.
■
■ TOP mode (in case of TOP text broadcasting)
TOP is a particular improvement of the standard teletext service that results in
an easier search and effective guide.
●
● Fast overview of the teletext information available
●
● Easy to use step-by-step selection of the topical subject
●
● Page status information on the bottom of the screen
●
● Available page up / down
(red) / (green)
●
● To select among subject blocks
(blue)
●
● To select next subject within the subject block
(yellow)
(After the last subject, it moves to the next subject block.)
■
■ List mode
In List mode, four differently coloured page numbers are situated on the
bottom of the screen. Each of these numbers can be changed and stored in
the TV’s memory.
Watching Teletext Viewing Teletext
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Tuning and editing channels
Setting menu
You can retune channels, create your favourite channel lists, skip unwanted
channels, etc.
1. Display the TV Selection screen with TV
2. Select the mode with / and press OK to set
DVB-S / DVB-C / DVB-T / Analogue
3. Display the menu with MENU
4. Select Setup Tuning Menu with / and press OK to access
DVB-S Tuning Menu / DVB-C Tuning Menu / DVB-T Tuning Menu /
Analogue Tuning Menu
●
● The menu name varies depending on the TV mode.
5. Select one of the functions with / and press OK to access
Favourites Edit / Channel List / Auto Setup / Antenna System / LNB
Configuration / Manual Tuning / Update Channel List / New Channel
Message / Signal Condition
●
● The function items vary depending on the country you select.
Settings Setup Tuning Menu
Favourites Edit
■
■ List favourite DVB channels
Create your favourite channel lists from various broadcasters (up to 4:
Favourites 1 to 4).
The DVB Favourites lists are available from Category in the information
banner and the TV Guide screen.
Watching Basic Information banner
Watching TV Guide Using TV Guide
1. Select Favourites Edit with / and press OK to access
2. Select a channel to list from all DVB channels with /
●
● appears when the channel is encrypted.
●
● To display other Favourites
(green)
●
● To sort channel names in alphabetical order
(red)
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● To change the category
(blue)
3. Press OK to add it to Favourite List
●
● To add all channels to the list
1) Press (yellow)
2) Press (green) to add all
●
● To add consecutive channels to the list at once
1) Press (yellow)
2) Make the channel block with / and press OK to add
4. Press BACK/RETURN and OK to store
■
■ Edit DVB Favourites list
You can edit the favourites list while the cursor is on the channel in the
favourites list.
●
● To move the channel
1) Select the channel with /
2) Press (green)
3) Select the new position with / or numeric buttons
4) Press (green) to store
●
● To delete the channel
1) Select the channel with /
2) Press OK to delete
– Press (yellow) to delete all channels
●
● To name the Favourites
1) Press (red)
2) Enter characters (maximum 10 characters) with / / / or
numeric buttons, and press OK to set
3) Press BACK/RETURN to store
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Channel List
■
■ Skip unwanted DVB / Analogue channels
You can hide (skip) unwanted channels. The hidden channels cannot be
displayed except in this function.
1. Select Channel List with / and press OK to access
2. Select a channel with /
3. Press OK to set Reveal / Hide (skip)
: Reveal
: Hide (skip)
●
● To reveal all channels (DVB / Analogue)
(yellow)
●
● To sort channel names in alphabetical order (DVB)
(red)
●
● To change the category (DVB)
(blue)
■
■ Edit DVB / Analogue Channels
●
● To swap / move the channel position (if available)
1) Press (green) to edit
2) Set the new position with / or numeric buttons, and press
(green) to store
●
● To retune each channel (Manual Tuning)
(red)
– For Analogue mode
Watching Tuning and editing channels Manual Tuning
– Only for the revealed channels
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● To rename the channel name (Analogue)
1) Press (blue) to edit
2) Enter characters (maximum 5 characters) with / / / or
numeric buttons, and press OK to set
3) Press BACK/RETURN to store
= Note =
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● If a VCR is connected only with the RF cable in Analogue mode, edit VCR.
Auto Setup
Automatically retunes the channels received in the area.
●
● This function is available if channel tuning is already performed.
●
● Only the selected mode is retuned. All the previous tuning settings are
erased.
●
● If Child Lock PIN number has been set, the PIN number is required.
Functions Child Lock PIN number
●
● If tuning has not been done completely, set Manual Tuning.
Watching Tuning and editing channels Manual Tuning
■
■ DVB-S channels
1. Select Antenna System with / and press OK to access
2. Select One LNB / MiniDiSEqC / DiSEqC 1.0 / Single Cable with / and
press OK to set
One LNB:
Compatible with single LNB.
MiniDiSEqC:
Up to 2 LNBs can be controlled.
DiSEqC 1.0:
Up to 4 LNBs can be controlled.
Single Cable:
When using the Single Cable router, up to 8 user bands are available.
●
● You can receive several satellites if you have DiSEqC control antenna
system.
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● This TV supports DiSEqC Version 1.0.

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