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BD-F8500/F8900 BD-F8500M/F8900M BD-F8500N/F8900N BD-F8500A/F8900A BD-F8509S/F8909S BD-F6900/F6909S E-MANUAL Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive more complete service, please register your product at www.samsung.com/register imagine the possibilities E-MANUAL
Connections Connecting to a TV Connecting to an Audio System 8 Method 1: Connecting to an HDMI supported AV receiver 8 Method 2: Connecting to an AV receiver with Optical input Connecting to a Network Router 9 Wired Network 10 Wireless Network Settings Display 11 3D Settings 11 3D Blu-ray Playback Mode 12 Screen Size 13 TV Aspect Ratio 13 BD Wise (Samsung Products only) 14 Resolution 15 Resolution according to the output mode 16 DTV Smart Resolution 16 Movie Frame (24fps) 17 Smart Hub Screen Size 17 HDMI Colour Format 18 HDMI Deep Colour 18 Progressive Mode Audio 18 Digital Output 20 Digital Output Selection 22 PCM Downsampling 22 Dynamic Range Control 23 Downmixing Mode 23 DTS Neo:6 Mode 23 Audio Sync 24 Connected Device Broadcasting 25 Auto Tuning 25 Auto Tuning 25 Cable Search 25 Aerial 25 Channel List 26 Guide 26 Schedule Manager 26 Edit Channel 26 Edit Favourites 26 Channel Settings 26 Country (Area) 27 Manual Tuning 27 Transfer Channel list 27 Delete CAM operator profile 27 Satellite System 28 Subtitle 28 Primary Subtitle Language 28 Secondary Subtitle Language 28 Audio Language 28 Primary Audio Language 28 Secondary Audio Language 28 Edit Channel Number 29 Programme Rating Lock 29 Digital Text 29 Data Service 30 Teletext Language 30 Primary Teletext Language 30 Secondary Teletext Language 30 RF Bypass Gain 30 Aerial Connection Type 31 Common Interface Network 32 Network Status 32 Network Settings 33 Wired Network 34 Wireless Network Contents
Playing Photo Contents 65 Using the Tools Menu 66 Using the View & Options Menus 66 Using the View Menu 66 Using the Options Menu DTV Functions Watching TV Channels 67 Using the channel option 67 Using the remote control buttons 68 Using the Tools Button Editing Channels 69 Channel List 69 Edit Channel 70 Using the remote control buttons Viewing the Guide Screen 71 Using the Guide Screen option 71 Using the remote control buttons 71 Setting the Schedule Manager Using the Teletext Service 73 Typical Teletext page Advanced Function Recording 74 Checking Available Storage Size 74 Notes on HDD capacity 75 Recording the current TV channel you are watching 75 To pause recording 75 To stop recording 75 Playback control during recording 76 Watching other channels during Recording a TV channel 76 Simultaneous Recording 76 Simultaneous Recording of Two TV Channels 77 Watching different TV channels that is not under recording 77 To stop recording 77 Simultaneous Operation 78 Timeshift function 78 Start Timeshift with PLAY button 78 Start Timeshift with PAUSE button 78 Timeshift information 79 Playback control button during Timeshift function is enabled 79 To stop Timeshift Playing the Recorded Title 80 Using the View, Filter and Options Menus 80 Using the View Menu 80 Using the Filter Menu 81 Using the Options Menu Editing the Recorded Title 82 Splitting a Section of a Title (Divide into two) 82 Splitting a Section of a Title (Partial Delete) Copy 83 Copying Videos, Music or Photos 3D Functions 84 Viewing DTV with the 3D effect Logging In to Your Samsung Account Before Using Movies & TV Shows or Apps Using Movies & TV Shows Using Apps 88 The Apps Screen at a Glance 89 Downloading Applications 90 Starting an Application 91 Using the More Apps Screen 91 Sorting the Apps 92 Using the Options Menu 92 Lock/Unlock 93 Edit My Apps 94 Create Folder 95 Move to Folder 95 Rename Folder 96 Delete 97 Update Apps
Screen Mirroring Using the Web Browser 99 Link Browsing and Pointer Browsing 100 The Control Panel at a Glance 101 Using the Keyboard Pop-up 102 Options on the Keyboard Pop-Up 102 Using the Setting Menu Linking Your Internet Service Accounts to the Player BD-Live Settings 105 BD-LIVE™ 106 BD-LIVE™ Appendix Supported Formats 107 Video File Support 109 Supported Subtitle File Formats 109 Music File Support 110 Picture File Support 110 AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) Troubleshooting
Connecting to a TV Except for F8909S,F6909S,F8509S model For F8909S,F6909S,F8509S model " " Depending on your model, rear panel may be different. For more details, please refer to the user manual of product. " " The RF cable connection of this product sends only signals of TV. You must connect the HDMI cable to watch output from your product. " " If you use an HDMI-to-DVI cable to connect to your display device, you must also connect the Digital Audio Out on the product to audio system to hear audio. " " Depending on your TV, certain HDMI output resolutions may not work. Please refer to the user manual of your TV. " " When you connect the product to the TV using the HDMI cable for the first time or to a new TV, the HDMI output resolution will be automatically set to the highest supported by the TV. " " A long HDMI cable may cause a screen noise. If this occurs, set HDMI Deep Colour to Off in the menu. " " If the product is connected to your TV in the HDMI 720p, 1080i, or 1080p output mode, you must use a High speed (category 2) HDMI cable.
" " HDMI outputs only a pure digital signal to the TV. If your TV does not support HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), random noise appears on the screen. " " Do not connect the power cord until you have made all the other connections. When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start. " " If connecting with 2 RF cables from the same satellite dish, you can watch and record different channels. For F8909S, F8509S model " " If connecting with one RF cable, you cannot view second channel while recording a channel. For F8909S, F8509S model
Connecting to an Audio Sys- tem Method 1: Connecting to an HDMI supported AV receiver Method 2: Connecting to an AV receiver with Optical input " " After finishing the connections, press the input selector of the connected audio system and TV until the video signal from the product appears on your TV and you hear the audio signal through your audio system. " " Do not connect the power cord until you have made all the other connections. When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start.
Connecting to a Network Router You can connect your product to your network router using one of the methods illustrated below. Wired Network " " Internet access to Samsung’s software update server may not be allowed, depending on the router you use or your ISP’s policy. For more information, contact your ISP (Internet Service Provider). " " For DSL users, please use a router to make a network connection. " " To use the AllShare function with your PC, your PC should be connected to the same network as your product.
Wireless Network For BD-F8 series " " If the wireless router supports DHCP, your product can use a DHCP or static IP address to connect to the wireless network. " " Set your wireless router to Infrastructure mode. Ad-hoc mode is not supported. " " The product supports only the following wireless security key protocols: WEP (OPEN/ SHARED), WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES) " " Select a channel on the wireless router that is not currently being used. If the channel set for the wireless router is currently being used by another device nearby, it will result in interference and communication failure. " " If you select the Pure High-throughput (Greenfield) 802.11n mode and set the Encryption type on your router or router to WEP, TKIP or TKIP-AES (WPS2Mixed), the product will not support a connection in compliance with new Wi-Fi certification specifications. " " If your router supports WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup), you can connect to the network via PBC (Push Button Configuration) or PIN (Personal Identification Number). WPS will automatically configure the SSID and WPA key in either mode. " " Wireless LAN, by its nature, may cause interference, depending on the operating conditions (router performance, distance, obstacles, interference by other radio devices, etc). " " To use the AllShare function with your PC, your PC should be connected to the same network as your product.
Display You can configure various display options such as the TV Aspect Ratio, Resolution, etc. 3D Settings Select whether to play a Blu-ray Disc with 3D contents in 3D Mode. ● ● If you move to the Home or Apps screen while in 3D mode, the product will switch to 2D automatically. 3D Blu-ray Playback Mode Try Now Set whether to play 3D Blu-ray disc in 3D or 2D image. ● ● Auto : Automatically detect if a connected TV has 3D capability and play a Blu- ray 3D disc in 3D or 2D accordingly or a 3D only disc in 3D if the TV supports 3D. 3D only discs will not be played if your TV does not support 3D. ● ● 3D → 3D : Play 3D only and Blu-ray 3D discs in 3D mode at all times. ● ● 3D → 2D : Play Blu-ray 3D discs in 2D mode at all times. 3D only discs will not be played. " " For some 3D discs, to stop a movie during 3D playback, press the ' button once. The movie stops and the 3D mode option is de-activated. To change a 3D option selection when you are playing a 3D movie, press the ' button once. The Blu-ray menu appears. Press the ' button again, then select 3D Settings in the Blu-ray menu. " " Depending on the content and the position of the picture on your TV screen, you may see vertical black bars on the left side, right side, or both sides.
Screen Size Try Now Lets you enter the actual screen size of your TV so that the product can adjust the image according to the screen size and display an optimal 3D image. (For 3D displays bigger than 116 inches, simply setting it as 116 is a safe choice.) " " As the video resolution in 3D play mode is fixed according to the resolution of the original 3D video, you can not change the resolution to your preference. " " Some functions such as BD Wise, screen size adjustment, and resolution adjustment may not operate properly in 3D play mode. " " You must use a high-speed HDMI cable for proper output of the 3D signal. " " Stay at least three times the width of the screen from the TV when watching 3D images. For example, if you have a 46 inch screen, stay 138 inches (11.5 feet) from the screen. Place the 3D video screen at eye level for the best 3D picture. " " When the product is connected to some 3D devices, the 3D effect may not function properly. " " “Blu-ray 3D” and “Blu-ray 3D” logo are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association.
TV Aspect Ratio Try Now Lets you adjust the output of the product to the screen size of your TV. ● ● 16:9 Original : Select when you connect the product to a 16:9 TV screen. The product will display all content in its original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 4:3 will be displayed with black bars on the left and right. ● ● 16:9 Full : Select when you connect the product to a 16:9 TV screen. All content will fill the full screen. Content formatted in 4:3 will be stretched. ● ● 4:3 Letter Box : Select when you connect the product to a 4:3 TV screen. The product will display all content in its original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 16:9 will be displayed with black bars on the top and bottom. ● ● 4:3 Pan-Scan : Select when you connect the product to a 4:3 TV screen. 16:9 content will have the extreme left and right portions cut off. " " Depending on the disc type, some aspect ratios may not be available. " " If you select an aspect ratio and option which is different than the aspect ratio of your TV screen, then the picture might appear to be distorted. " " If you select the 16:9 Original, your TV may display 4:3 Pillarbox (black bars on sides of picture). BD Wise (Samsung Products only) Try Now When you connect a Samsung product and a Samsung TV with BD Wise to each other via HDMI, and BD Wise is on in both the product and TV, the product outputs video at the video resolution and frame rate of the Blu-ray Disc/DVDs. ● ● Off : The output resolution stays fixed at the resolution you set previously in the Resolution menu, regardless of the resolution of the disc. See Resolution below. ● ● On : The product outputs video at the original resolution and frame rate of the Blu-ray Disc/DVDs.
" " When BD Wise is on, the Resolution setting automatically defaults to BD Wise and BD Wise appears in the Resolution menu. " " If the product is connected to a device that does not support BD Wise, you can not use the BD Wise function. " " For proper operation of BD Wise, set the BD Wise menu of both the product and the TV to On. Resolution Try Now Set the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. The number indicates the number of lines of video per frame. The i and p indicate interlaced and progressive scan, respectively. The more lines, the higher quality. ● ● BD Wise : Automatically sets the resolution to the resolution of the Blu-ray Disc/DVDs if you have connected the product via HDMI to a TV with the BD Wise feature. (The BD Wise menu item appears only if BD Wise is set to On. See BD Wise above.) ● ● Auto : Automatically sets the output resolution to the connected TV’s maximum resolution. ● ● 1080p : Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video. ● ● 1080i : Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video. ● ● 720p : Outputs 720 lines of progressive video. ● ● 576p/480p : Outputs 576/480 lines of progressive video.
Resolution according to the output mode ● ● Blu-ray Disc/E-contents/Digital Contents/DTV/DVD playback Resolution Blu-ray Disc E-contents/Digital contents/DTV DVD BD Wise Resolution of Blu-ray Disc 1080p 576i/480i Auto Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080i 1080i 1080i 1080i 720p 720p 720p 720p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p " " If the screen stays blank after you have changed the resolution, remove all discs, and then press and hold the ' button on the top of the product for more than 5 seconds on the home screen. All settings are restored to the factory default. " " When the factory default settings are restored, all stored user BD data is deleted. " " The Blu-ray Disc must have the 24 frame feature for the product to use the Movie Frame (24fps) mode.
DTV Smart Resolution Try Now Use this function to automatically optimised screen resolution for digital broadcasts. ● ● Auto : Screen resolution is automatically optimised for digital broadcast. ● ● Off : Turn off DTV Smart Resolution. " " When you change your TV channel with this function set to Auto, according your TV, the display time of next channels may take longer than the function set to Off. " " DTV smart resolution is activated only when resolution option is set to Auto. Movie Frame (24fps) Try Now Setting the Movie Frame (24fps) feature to Auto lets the play adjust its HDMI output to 24 frames per second for improved picture quality. You can enjoy the Movie Frame (24fps) feature only on a TV supporting this frame rate. Movie Frame is only available when the product is in the 1080p output resolution modes. ● ● Auto : Movie Frame (24fps) functions work. ● ● Off : Movie Frame (24fps) functions are off.
Smart Hub Screen Size Try Now Set the Smart Hub Screen to the optimal size. " " If displayed E-manual page on your TV screen is incomplete and partially hidden, set the Smart Hub Screen Size to Size 1. HDMI Colour Format Try Now Set the colour space format for HDMI output, depending on the connected device. ● ● Auto : Automatically set the optimum format supported by the connected display device. ● ● YCbCr (4:4:4) : Recommended when connected to a display that supported YCbCr (4:4:4) because most films are in this format. ● ● RGB (Standard) : Recommended when connected to a display that does not support the YCbCr format. Select this for output of the normal range of RGB colours. ● ● RGB (Enhanced) : Select this for output of an enhanced range of RGB colours. Not recommended for general use because it will increase the contrast between black and white.
HDMI Deep Colour Try Now Lets you output video from the HDMI OUT jack with Deep colour. Deep colour provides more accurate colour reproduction with greater colour depth. ● ● Auto : The product outputs video with Deep Colour to a connected TV which supports HDMI Deep Colour. ● ● Off : The picture is output without Deep Colour. Progressive Mode Try Now Lets you improve picture quality when viewing DVDs. ● ● Auto : Select to have the product automatically select the best picture quality for the DVD you’re watching. ● ● Video : Select for the best picture quality from concert or TV show DVDs. Audio Digital Output Try Now You set the Digital Output to match the capabilities of the AV receiver you’ve connected to the product : ● ● PCM : Choose if you have connected an HDMI supported AV receiver. ● ● Bitstream (Unprocessed) : Select if you have connected an HDMI supported AV receiver with Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding capabilities.
● ● Bitstream (Re-encoded DTS) : Choose if you have connected an AV receiver using a Digital Optical input that can decode DTS. ● ● Bitstream (Re-encoded Dolby D) : Select if you don’t have an HDMI supported AV receiver, but have an AV receiver with Dolby Digital decoding capabilities. " " Be sure to select the correct Digital Output or you will hear no sound or a loud noise. " " If the HDMI device (AV receiver, TV) is not compatible with compressed formats (Dolby digital, DTS), the audio signal outputs as PCM. " " Regular DVDs do not have BONUSVIEW audio and Navigation Sound Effects.
Digital Output Selection Setup PCM Bitstream (Unprocessed) Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) Connection HDMI supported AV receiver Optical HDMI supported AV receiver Optical HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical PCM Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch PCM PCM 2ch Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * Dolby Digital Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * Dolby Digital Plus Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * Audio Stream on Blu-ray Disc Dolby TrueHD Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby TrueHD Dolby Digital Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * DTS Up to PCM 6.1ch PCM 2ch DTS DTS Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * DTS- HD High Resolution Audio Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch DTS- HD High Resolution Audio DTS Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * DTS-HD Master Audio Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM 2ch DTS-HD Master Audio DTS Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital * PCM PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch Audio Stream on DVD Dolby Digital Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital DTS Up to PCM 6.1ch PCM 2ch DTS DTS DTS DTS
Setup PCM Bitstream (Unprocessed) Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) Connection HDMI supported AV receiver Optical HDMI supported AV receiver Optical HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Dolby Digital Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital Audio Stream of Broadcast Dolby Digital Plus Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Plus** Dolby Digital Re- encoded DTS Re- encoded Dolby Digital MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch HE-AAC Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM 2ch Re- encoded Dolby Digital*** Re- encoded Dolby Digital*** Re- encoded DTS*** Re- encoded Dolby Digital*** Definition for Blu-ray Disc Any Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects. Outputs only the main feature audio stream so that your AV receiver can decode the audio bitstream. You will not hear BONUSVIEW audio or Navigation Sound Effects. Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects, then re- encodes the PCM audio into DTS bitstream. Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects, then re- encodes the PCM audio into Dolby Digital bitstream. * If the Source Stream is 2ch or mono, "Re-encoded Dolby D" setting is not applied. Output will be PCM 2ch. ** If the Audio Description is set to On, audio output will be changed Dolby Digital even if the original broadcast stream is Dolby Digital Plus. *** If the Audio Description is set to On and sampling rate of less 48kHz, audio output will be changed PCM even if the Bitstream is selected.
PCM Downsampling Try Now Set whether to use downsampling processing or not. ● ● Off : Select when the AV receiver connected to the product is 96kHz compatible. ● ● On : Select when the AV receiver connected to the product is not 96kHz compatible. 96kHz signals will be down converted to 48kHz. " " Even when PCM Downsampling is set to Off, some discs will only output downsampled audio through the optical digital outputs. " " If your TV is not compatible with compressed multi-channel formats (Dolby Digital, DTS), the product may output PCM 2ch downmixed audio even though you set the digital output as Bitstream (unprocessed/Re-encoded DTS/Re-encoded Dolby D) on your setup menu. " " If your TV is not compatible with PCM sampling rates over 48kHz, the product may output 48kHz downsampled PCM audio even though you set PCM Downsampling to Off. Dynamic Range Control Try Now Set Dynamic Range control option for Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby TrueHD. ● ● Auto : The Dynamic Range will be controlled automatically based on the information provided by the Dolby TrueHD Soundtrack. This setting is same with "On" for Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus. ● ● Off : You can enjoy original sound without compressing Dynamic Range of the sound. ● ● On : The Dynamic Range is compressed appropriately by boosting low level sound and reducing extremely loud sound.
Downmixing Mode Try Now Select Downmix method for stereo output. ● ● Normal Stereo : Downmixes the multi-channel audio into two channel stereo. Choose when connected to equipment that does not support virtual surround functions such as Dolby Pro Logic. ● ● Surround Compatible : Downmixes multi-channel audio into surround compatible stereo. Choose when connected to equipment that supports virtual surround functions such as Dolby Pro Logic. DTS Neo:6 Mode Try Now You can enjoy multichannel sound via HDMI output even for 2 channels audio source. ● ● Off : Outputs a 2-channel audio signal through the front speakers only. ● ● Cinema : Select to play 2-channel movie sound over multi-channels. ● ● Music : Select to play 2-channel music over multi-channels. " " If you are using an HDMI supported AV receiver, this option is available when you set Digital Output setup as PCM. Audio Sync Try Now In some cases when the product is connected to a digital TV, the audio signal may not synchronize with the video signal. If this occurs, adjust the audio delay time to match the video signal. ● ● You can set the audio delay time between 0 msec and 250 msec. Adjust it to the optimal setting. " " The audio delay time you specify may not be exact depending on the played content.
Connected Device Try Now Choose an equipment that you have connected to this product to hear the sound in addition to your TV. Loudness of DTV Programme will be adjusted according to your equipment. ● ● AV Receiver : Select this If you use a general AV Receiver / Home Theatre Equipment or a Television to hear sound. ● ● AV Receiver (Offset Mode) : Select this if your case is one of two shown below. – – If you use THX Certified AV Receiver / Home Theatre Equipment. – – In case "Digital Output" is set to "Bitstream", and If you feel the Dolby Audio much louder than MPEG1 Layer2 Audio while watching DTV Programme, select this even if your AV Receiver is not THX Certified one. ● ● Stereo Device : Select this if you use a Stereo Amplifier or Recording Device that support Optical Digital Audio Input as PCM format. " " For users whose TV is the only sound-producing device: 1) If the TV does not support Dolby Digital bitstream input via HDMI, no specific setting is required. 2) If the TV supports Dolby Digital bitstream input via HDMI, set "Connected Device" to "Stereo". " " If the DTV Programme you are watching is produced according to EBU R128, The Average Loudness between MPEG1 Layer2 Audio, Dolby Digital Audio, Dolby Digital Plus Audio, HE-AAC Audio can be reduced. If the DTV Programme do not meet the EBU R128, there may be still some amount of difference of average Loudness between a TV Programmes. " " Substantial number of AV Receiver / Home Theatre Device decode Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital Plus with +4dB OFFSET when compared to same encoding level of PCM input. This kind of product include both THX Certified one and also none THX Certified one. If user select "AV Receiver(Offset mode)", the average loudness between Dolby Digtial / Dolby Digital Plus audio decoded by such a product and MPEG1 Layer2 Audio decoded by this product will be similar.
Broadcasting You can configure your TV channels with features such as country and auto tune. Auto Tuning Try Now Scans all channels and stores them in the product’s memory. Auto Tuning Configure auto-tuning settings to scan and store channels. Cable Search Option Except for F8900A, F8500A, F8909S, F8509S, F6909S model Configure search settings, such as frequency and symbol rate, for cable network. Aerial Try Now Except for F8900A, F8500A model Selects an appropriate type of aerial for digital broadcasts. Before your product can begin memorizing the available channels, you must specify the type of signal source that is connected to the this product. Channel List Try Now Select this to check the stored channels. You can see TV channels in several ways.
Guide Try Now Provide programme information for each channels. Schedule Manager Try Now It can manager lists for schedule viewing or recording. Edit Channel It is provided to edit functions for channel. Edit Favourites It is provided to make and edit favourite lists for channel. Channel Settings Country (Area) Try Now Select your country so that the TV can correctly auto-tune the broadcasting channels. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) France, Italy : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. " " Channel Ordering menu can be displayed when the country set to Italy.
Manual Tuning Try Now Scans for a channel manually and stores in the product. When scanning has finished, channels are updated in the channel list. Transfer Channel list Try Now This function can import or export the channel map. You should connect a USB storage to use this function. ● ● Import from USB : Import channel list from USB. ● ● Export to USB : Export channel list to USB. " " If you set the country to Netherlands and Antenna source set to cable, this menu will not appear. Delete CAM operator profile Except for F8900A, F8500A model Select this menu to delete the CAM operator profile. Satellite System For F8909S, F8509S, F6909S model Configure settings for your satellite equipment. ● ● Satellite Selection : Choose one or more satelites for your product. ● ● LNB Power : Enable or disable LNB Power supply from receiver. ● ● LNB Settings : Configure parameters for your satelite equipment. ● ● SatCR/Unicable Settings :Configure single cable installation. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported. ● ● Positioner Settings : Configure the settings for your aerial positioner. ● ● Reset All Settings : Restrore all settings to defaults.
Subtitle Try Now Configures the subtitle options. Primary Subtitle Language Try Now Select the Primary Subtitle language. Secondary Subtitle Language Try Now Select the Secondary Subtitle language. Audio Language Select the type of Audio Language. Primary Audio Language Select the Primary Audio language. Secondary Audio Language Select the Secondary Audio language. Edit Channel Number Use this to change channel number. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported.
Programme Rating Lock Try Now Block some programmes. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) France, Italy : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. Digital Text For BD-F8900M, F8500M model If the programme broadcasts with digital text, this feature is enabled. Data Service Enable or disable the data service autorun feature, which activates data service automatically. " " Data Service allows you to use information (text, still images, graphics, documents, software, etc.) transmitted via broadcast media if the channel you are currently watching provides data service. " " In some countries, the Data Service item will not be listed in the menu. " " Some data services are available only when the product is connected to the network. " " During recording, data service is not available.
Teletext Language Try Now Set teletext language. Primary Teletext Language Try Now Select the primary teletext language. Secondary Teletext Language Try Now Select the secondary teletext language. RF Bypass Gain For BD-F8900N, F8500N model Select this function to watch TV channels even though product's power is turned off. " " Power consumption will be increased when you use this function. Aerial Connection Type For F8909S, F8509S model Choose Single or Dual depending on the number of aerial cables connected.
Common Interface Except for BD-F8900A, F8500A model Show common interface menu and application information. ● ● CI Menu : This enables the user to select from the CAM provided menu. Select the CI Menu based on the menu PC Card. ● ● CAM video transcoding : You can configure the setting to transcode the video codec from the CAM automatically. Turn it Off if you do not want to use it. " " You must use a CAM that supports transcoding the video codec. ● ● Application Info : View information on the CAM(Conditional Access Module) inserted into the CI. Slot and on the "CI CAM with CI or CI+ CARD" which is inserted into the CAM. You can install the CAM anytime whether the product is on or off. ● ● CICAM PIN Manager : Save or clear CI CAM PIN numbers. 1. Purchase a CI CAM at your nearest dealer or by phone. 2. Firmly insert the "CI CAM with CI or CI+ CARD". 3. Insert the CAM with the "CI CAM with CI or CI+ CARD" into the common interface slot, in the direction of the arrow so that it aligns parallel with the slot. 4. Check if you can see a picture on a scrambled signal channel. " " This product works with CI and CI+ CAM. But in case of some local broadcasting operators, this product may not have perfect compatibility with all kinds of CAM. " " If the inserted CAM does not operate properly, pull the CAM CARD out of the product and insert it into the slot again. " " If a popup message appears, please take a step referring the follows.(This is not a product malfunction. Please contact your service provider for more information.) 1. "Wrong smart card inserted." : Smart card is inserted incorrectly. 2. " Inserted smart card not supported." : Wrong smart card is inserted. 3. "The credit of your smart card has expired. Your smart card is not authorised for this service." : The credit of your smart card has expired. 4. "No smart card is inserted." : Smart card is not inserted correctly.
" " Some CAM in the market with older firmware versions are not fully interoperable with this device that is compliant to v1.3 specification. " " It is a problem of legacy CAM, not this CI Plus compliant device. In this case , this problem can be resolved by applying a firmware upgrade to the CAM. " " Please contact your network operator or CAM operator for it. " " Check whether the firmware of CAM is upgraded for compatibility with CI+ 1.3 Version. Network When you connect this product to a network, you can use network based applications and functions, and upgrade the product's software through the network connection. To use network services, you must connect the product to the network. Network Status Lets you check the current network and Internet status. Network Settings Except for BD-F6 series Before you begin, contact your ISP to find out if your IP address is static or dynamic. If it is dynamic, and you have a wired or wireless network, we recommend using the Automatic configuration procedures described below. If you are connecting to a wired network, connect the product to your router using a LAN cable before you start the configuration procedure. If you are connecting to a wireless network, disconnect any wired network connection before you begin.
Wired Network Wired - Automatic 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wired in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. 5. Select Connect, and then press the E button. The product detects the wired connection, verifies the network connection and then connects to the network. Wired - Manual If you have a static IP address or the Automatic procedure does not work, you'll need to set the Network Settings values manually. Follow Steps 1 and 2 in Wired Network, and then follow these steps: 1. Select Network Status. The player searches for a network, and then displays the connection failed message. 2. On the bottom of the screen, select IP Settings, and then press the E button. The IP Settings screen appears. 3. Select the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 4. Select Enter manually in the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 5. Select a value to enter (IP Address, for example), and then press the E button. Use the number keypad on your remote control to enter the numbers for the value. You can also enter numbers using the ▲▼ buttons. Use the ◀▶ buttons on the remote control to move from entry field to entry field within a value. When done with one value, press the E button. 6. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to move to another value, and then enter the numbers for that value following the instructions in Step 5. 7. Repeat Steps 5 and 6 until you have filled in all values. " " You can get the Network values from your Internet provider. 8. When finished entering all the values, select OK, and then press the E button. The player verifies the network connection and then connects to the network.
Wireless Network You can setup a wireless network connection in four ways: – – Wireless Automatic – – Wireless Manual – – WPS(PBC) – – WPS(PIN) When you configure the wireless network connection, any wireless network devices currently connected through the player or, if applicable, the player's current wired connection, will be disconnected. Wireless - Automatic 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. The player searches for and then displays a list of the available networks. 5. Select the desired network, and then press the E button. 6. On the Security screen, enter your network's Security Code or Pass Phrase. Enter numbers directly using the number buttons on your remote control. Enter letters by selecting a letter with an arrow button, and then pressing E button. " " To view the password as you enter it, use the arrow buttons to select Show Password on the right side, and then press E button. 7. When done, select Done and then press the E button. The player verifies the network connection and then connects to the network. 8. When verification is complete, select OK, and then press the E button. " " You should be able to find the Security Code or Pass Phrase on one of the set up screens you used to set up your router or modem.
Wireless - Manual If you have a static IP address or the Automatic procedure does not work, you'll need to set the Network Settings values manually. 1. Follow the directions in Wireless - Automatic through Step 5. 2. The player searches for a network, and then displays the connection failed message. 3. On the bottom of the screen, select IP Settings, and then press the E button. The IP Settings screen appears. 4. Select the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 5. Select Enter manually in the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 6. Select a value to enter (IP Address, for example), and then press E button. Use the number keypad on your remote control to enter the numbers for the value. You can also enter numbers using the ▲▼ buttons. Use the ◀▶ buttons on the remote control to move from entry field to entry field within a value. When done with one value, press the E button. 7. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to move to another value, and then enter the numbers for that value following the instructions in Step 6. 8. Repeat Steps 6 and 7 until you have filled in all values. " " You can get the Network values from your Internet provider. 9. When finished, select OK, and then press the E button. The Security Screen appears. 10. On the Security screen, enter your network's Security Code or Pass Phrase. Enter numbers directly using the number buttons on your remote control. Enter letters by selecting a letter with the ▲▼◀▶ buttons, and then pressing the E button. 11. When finished, select Done at the right of the screen, and then press the E button. The player verifies the network connection and then connects to the network. 12. After the player verifies the network, select OK, and then press the E button.
WPS(PBC) 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. 5. Press the ▲ button on your remote, and then press the ▶ button to select the WPS(PBC). 6. Press the E button on your remote. The "Press the PBC button" message appears. 7. Press the WPS(PBC) button on your router within two minutes. Your player automatically acquires all the network settings values it needs and connects to your network. The Network Status screen appears. The player connects to the network after the network connection is verified. WPS(PIN) Before you begin, open the router's setup menu on your PC and access the screen with the WPS PIN entry field. 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. The player searches for and then displays a list of the available networks. 5. Select the desired network, and then press the E button. 6. Select the WPS(PIN), and then press the E button. The PIN pop-up appears. 7. Enter the PIN into the WPS PIN entry field in the router's Set Up screen and then save the the screen. " " Contact the manufacturer of the router for instructions explaining how to access the route's Set Up screens or refer to the router's user's manual. " " For WPS connection, set your wireless router’s security encryption to AES. Setting to WEP security encryption does not support WPS connection.
Wi-Fi Direct Except for BD-F6 series The Wi-Fi Direct function allows you to connect Wi-Fi Direct devices to the product and each other using a peer-to-peer network, without a wireless router. " " Some Wi-Fi Direct devices may not support the AllShare function if connected via Wi- Fi Direct. If this is the case, it is advisable to change the network connection method between devices. " " Bluetooth transmissions can interfere with the Wi-Fi Direct signal. Before you use the Wi-Fi Direct function, we strongly recommend that you turn off the Bluetooth function of any active mobile device. 1. Turn on the Wi-Fi Direct device and activate its Wi-Fi Direct function. 2. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wi-Fi Direct, and then press the E button. The Wi-Fi Direct devices that you can connect appear. 5. You have three ways to complete the Wi-Fi connection: ● ● Through the Wi-Fi device. ● ● Through the product using PBC. ● ● Through the product using a PIN. Each is covered below. Through the Wi-Fi Device 1. On the Wi-Fi device, follow the procedure on the device for connecting to another Wi-Fi Direct device. See the device's user manual for instructions. 2. When you have completed the procedure, you should see a pop-up on your TV screen saying that a device that supports Wi-Fi Direct has requested to connect. Select OK, and then press the E button to accept. 3. The Connecting pop-up appears, followed by the Connected pop-up. When it closes, you should see the device listed on the Wi-Fi Direct screen as connected.
Through the Product Using PBC 1. Select the Wi-Fi Direct device you want to connect to this product, and then press the E button. The PBC/PIN pop up appears. 2. Select PBC, and then press the E button. The PBC pop-up appears. 3. Press the PBC button on the Wi-Fi Direct device within 2 minutes. 4. The Connecting pop-up appears, followed by the Connected pop-up. When it closes, you should see the device listed on the Wi-Fi Direct screen as connected. Through the Product Using a PIN 1. Select the Wi-Fi Direct device you want to connect to this product, and then press the E button. The PBC/PIN pop up appears. 2. Select PIN, and then press the E button. The PIN pop-up appears. 3. Note the PIN code in the pop-up, and then enter it into the appropriate field in the Wi-Fi Direct device you want to connect. 4. The Connecting pop-up appears, followed by the Connected pop-up. When it closes, you should see the device listed on the Wi-Fi Direct screen as connected. " " The wired or wireless network connection will be disconnected when you use the Wi-Fi Direct function. " " Some Wi-Fi Direct devices may not support the AllShare function if connected via Wi- Fi Direct. If this is the case, it is advisable to change the network connection method between devices.
AllShare Settings Try now Manage your network connected devices and set this product's hard drive sharing options. Content Sharing Allow other devices on your network, like smart phones and tablets, to share content with your product. Share Hard Drive For BD-F8 series Set whether to share content from this product with other network connected devices, such as smart phone. " " If this menu is set to On, "Auto Power Off" function is not available. Set Remote Access Try Now Remote access allows you to access and control your product from other devices. You have to log in Samsung account ID to use Remote Access functions with Samsung Smartphone devices. Remote Scheduler You can remotely schedule recording. Only available with Samsung phones supporting remote schedule functionality. Register to AllShare Play Register this device to AllShare Play to share content. Only available with Samsung phones supporting AllShare Play functionality.
Device Name Try Now Lets you input a name for the product that will identify it on your networks. BD-Live Settings Try Now Set various BD-Live function. BD-Live allows you to access extra features available on some Blu-ray discs if you are connected to the Internet. BD-Live Internet Connection Try Now Lets you fully allow, partly allow, or prohibit a BD-Live Internet connection. Delete BD Data Try Now For BD-F8 series Delete all BD data in the storage. BD Data Management For BD-F6 series Manage BD data downloaded from a BD-Live service or Blu-ray Disc. Select Device Change location of desired memory to store BD data. Delete BD Data Delete all BD data in the storage.
Smart Features Set your preferences for using Apps. Apps Settings Lets you configure App notification settings and view basic info about your Apps. Auto Ticker This automatically turns on the selected ticker service. Push Notification Settings Receive notifications from selected services. Channel-Bound Apps Enable or disable Channel-Bound Apps. There are available on certain channels that provide additional information or services. Properties See basic info about Apps. VOD Rating Lock You can lock access to Video on Demand (VOD) content based on its rating. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported.
Keyboard Settings Try Now Lets you configure a wireless USB keyboard connected to the product. " " You can use the Keyboard only when a QWERTY keyboard screen or window appears in the Web Browser and Apps screen. Mouse Settings Try Now Lets you configure a wireless USB mouse connected to the product. You can use the mouse in the product's menu in the same way you use a mouse on your PC. " " You can use the mouse only when a screen or window appears in the Web Browser and Apps screen. To use a mouse with the product's menu: 1. Connect the USB mouse to the product. 2. Click the primary button you selected in Mouse Settings. The Simple Menu appears. 3. Click the menu options you want. " " Depending on the model of the USB HID keyboard and mouse may not be compatible with your product. " " Some HID keyboard keys may not work. " " Wired USB keyboards are not supported. " " Some applications may not be supported. " " If a wireless HID Keyboard does not operate because of interference, move the keyboard closer to the product.
Clock Try Now Sets the current date and time. " " If Schedule Viewing and Schedule Recording is set using GUIDE, Channel List, or Info menu, It will work based on the time information of the TV programme. If you set the Clock Mode to Manual and change time manually, Schedule Viewing and Schedule Recording function can be limited or work abnormally. Storage Device Manager Try Now Format Device Try Now Format selected device. All contents will be deleted from that device. Check Device Try Now Check to see if there is an error with the selected device. Device Performance Test Try Now Test the recording performance of the device. " " Since the product's Timeshift and other implemented functions require a certain amount of HDD space allocated internally, the total size shown in the "Storage Device Manager" of Settings menu may differ from the HDD's capacity shown in the manual.
Default Recording Device Try now Change the location of where you store recorded files. Auto Power Off Try now Saves power by turning off your product automatically when no user operation is received for 4 hours. " " This function isn't available when "Share Hard Drive" is set to On. For BD-F8 series Security Try Now This function works in conjunction with Blu-ray Disc/DVDs that have been assigned an age rating or numeric rating that indicates the maturity level of the content. These numbers help you control the types of Blu-ray Disc/DVDs that your family can watch. When you access this function, the security screen appears. Enter the your Security PIN. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) France, Italy : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. BD Parental Rating Prevent playback of Blu-ray Discs with specific age ratings unless a PIN is entered. DVD Parental Rating Prevent playback of DVDs with specific numerical ratings unless a PIN is entered. A larger number indicates that the programme is intended for adult use only. Change PIN Change the 4-digit PIN used to access security functions.
General Try Now You can change the options listed below to match your preferences. Advanced Music Copy For BD-F8 series When you copy music files, information can be updated automatically. The copying time may be increased. " " This feature is available only when the product is connected to the network. Menu Transparency Try Now Adjust the transparency of the menu box. Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) Try Now Anynet+ is a convenient function that offers linked operations with other Samsung products that have the Anynet+ feature. To operate this function, connect this product to an Anynet+ Samsung TV using an HDMI cable. DivX® Video On Demand Try Now View DivX® VOD Registration Codes to purchase and play DivX® VOD contents.
Support Remote Management Try Now Remote management lets our Call Centre access your Samsung product remotely to troubleshoot a problem. To use this programme, please accept the Terms of Service Agreement. e-Manual(Troubleshooting) Check the E-manual stored in the device to get troubleshooting tips. Software Update Try Now The Software Update menu allows you to upgrade the player's software for performance improvements or additional services. 1. In the Home screen, select the Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Support, and then press the E button. 3. Select Software Update, and then press the E button. 4. To download update software and update now, select Update Now, and then press the E button. See Update Now on this page for details. 5. To let the product download update software automatically when available, select Auto Update, and then press the E button. " " The upgrade is complete when the player turns off, and then turns on again by itself. " " Samsung Electronics shall takes no legal responsibility for player malfunction caused by an unstable Internet connection or consumer negligence during a software Update. " " When a system upgrade is in progress, "UPDATE" is displayed on the front panel.
Update Now You can use Update Now to update the software through your network connection or by using a USB flash drive. The network instructions are below. The USB flash drive instructions are on the next page. 1. Select Update Now, and then press the E button. The Update now pop-up appears. 2. The product searches on line for the latest software version. 3. If it does not find an update, the "No new updates" pop-up appears. Press the E button to exit. 4. If it finds a new version, the Update Request pop-up appears. 5. Select OK. The product upgrades the software, turns off, and then turns on automatically. 6. If you do not select OK or Cancel in one minute, the product stores the new upgrade software. You can upgrade the software later using Auto Update. 7. If you select Cancel, the product cancels the upgrade. " " When the system upgrade is done, check the software details in the Product Information section of the Contact Samsung screen. " " Do not turn off the player during the Software Update. It may cause the player to malfunction. Auto Update You can set the Auto Update function so that the player downloads new upgrade software when it is in Auto Update mode. In Auto Update mode, the player is off, but its Internet connection is active. This allows the player to download upgrade software automatically, when you are not using it. 1. Press the ▲▼ buttons to select Auto Update, and then press the E button. 2. Select the desired time. The product will be updated automatically at the time you have set or after power off. If it downloads new upgrade software, the player will ask you if you want to install it when you turn the player on. " " To use the Auto Update Mode Upgrade function, your player must be connected to the Internet.
By USB 1. Visit www.samsung.com. 2. Click SUPPORT on the top right of the page. 3. Enter the product's model number into the search field. As you enter the model number, a drop down will display products that match the model number. 4. Left click your product's model number in the drop down list. 5. On the page that appears, scroll down to and then click Firmware Manuals & Downloads. 6. Click Firmware in the centre of the page. 7. Click the ZIP button in the File column on the right side of the page. 8. Click Send in the first pop-up that appears. Click OK in the second pop-up to download and save the firmware file to your PC. 9. Unzip the zip archive to your computer. You should have a single folder with the same name as the zip file. 10. Copy the folder to a USB flash drive. 11. Make sure no disc is inserted in the product, and then insert the USB flash drive into the USB port of the product. 12. In the product’s menu, go to Settings > Support >Software Update. 13. Select Update Now. 14. The product searches for the software on the USB drive. When it finds the software,the Update Request pop-up appears. 15. Select OK. The product upgrades the software, turns off, and then turns on automatically. " " There should be no disc in the player when you upgrade the software using the USB jack. " " When the system upgrade is done, check the software details in the Product Information section of the Contact Samsung screen. " " Do not turn off the player during the Software Update. It may cause the player to malfunction. " " Software Updates using the USB jack must be performed with a USB flash memory stick only.
Manage Satellite Channels For BD-F8909S, F8509S, F6909S model Manage software downloads via a satellite channel. Contact Samsung Try Now Provides contact information for assistance with your product. Reset Try Now Resets all settings to their default settings except for the network and App service settings. The default PIN is 0000. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) France, Italy : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000.
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