owner 's manual
The power to open people's eyes
CONNECTING OTHER EQUIPMENT
SPECIAL SOUND FEATURES
USING YOUR TV
FOR YOUR GUIDANCE
For your safety Some do's and don'ts for you to be aware of
Your new television's remote control an at-a-glance guide
Connecting the speakers
Connecting and turning on your new TV
Choosing the language and system, Auto tuning
Manually tuning your TV an alternative to Auto tuning
Sorting programme positions
Manual fine tuning, programme skip
General controls changing programme position
Sound controls volume, sound mute, super woofer, bass/treble/balance
Picture controls picture size/position, automatic format (widescreen)
Picture controls picture preferences, scan mode, digital noise reduction (DNR), still picture
The timer and time display informing the TV to turn on/off and time display
Panel lock disabling the buttons on the front of the TV
Stereo and bilingual transmissions stereo or dual language broadcasts
AV connections and input selection input and output sockets for connected equipment
Dolby Pro Logic Surround test mode
Digital Surround Processor Surround sound features
Auto and List modes
Front connections and controls
The Menus a display of the main on-screen menus for your reference
Questions and Answers
Index, Specifications and Accessories information on your television
For your safety
This equipment has been designed and manufactured to meet international safety standards but, like any electrical
equipment, care must be taken if you are to obtain the best results and safety is to be assured. So, please read the
points below for your own safety. They are of a general nature, intended to help you with all your electronic
consumer products and some points may not apply to the goods you have just purchased.
DON'T remove any fixed cover as this may expose
DON'T obstruct the ventilation openings of the
equipment with items such as newspapers,
tablecloths, curtains, etc. Overheating will cause
damage and shorten the life of the equipment.
DON'T allow electrical equipment to be exposed to
dripping or splashing or objects filled with liquids,
such as vases, to be placed on the equipment.
DON'T place hot objects or naked flame sources,
such as lighted candles or nightlights on, or close to
equipment. High temperatures can melt plastic and
lead to fires.
DON'T use makeshift stands and NEVER fix legs with
wood screws. To ensure complete safety, always fit the
manufacturer's approved stand or legs with the fixings
provided according to the instructions.
DON'T listen to headphones at high volume, as such
use can permanently damage your hearing.
DON'T leave equipment switched on when it is
unattended, unless it is specifically stated that it is
designed for unattended operation or has a standby
mode. Switch off using the switch on the equipment
and make sure your family know how to do this.
Special arrangements may need to be made for
infirm or handicapped people.
DON'T continue to operate the equipment if you are
in any doubt about it working normally, or it is
damaged in any way switch off, withdraw the mains
plug and consult your dealer.
ABOVE ALL NEVER let anyone, especially
children, push anything into holes, slots or any
other openings in the case this could result in a
fatal electric shock.
NEVER guess or take chances with electrical
equipment of any kind it is better to be safe
Leave at least 10cm clearance around the television to
allow adequate ventilation. This will prevent the TV
from overheating and consequential possible damage
to the TV. Dusty places should also be avoided.
Damage may occur if you leave the TV in direct sunlight
or near a heater. Avoid places subject to extremely high
temperatures or humidity, or locations where the
temperature is likely to fall below 5°C (41°F).
The mains supply required for this equipment is 230v
AC 50Hz. Never connect to a DC supply or any other
power source. DO ensure that the TV is not standing
on the mains lead. DO NOT cut off the mains plug
from this equipment, this incorporates a special Radio
Interference Filter, the removal of which will impair its
performance. In the UK, the fuse fitted in this plug is
13A, and is approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362. It
should only be replaced by a correctly rated and
approved type and the fuse cover must be
refitted. IF IN DOUBT PLEASE CONSULT A
DO read the operating instructions before you attempt
to use the equipment.
DO ensure that all electrical connections (including the
mains plug, extension leads and inter-connections
between pieces of equipment) are properly made and
in accordance with the manufacturers' instructions.
Switch off and withdraw the mains plug before making
or changing connections.
DO consult your dealer if you are ever in doubt about
the installation, operation or safety of your equipment.
DO be careful with glass panels or doors
Your new television's remote control
Remove the back cover to reveal the battery compartment and make sure you insert the batteries the
right way round.
Suitable battery types for this remote are R03 or AAA.
Do not throw your old batteries into a fire, dispose of them in a designated disposal area. Do not
combine a used, old battery with a new one or mix battery types.
The performance of the remote control will deteriorate beyond a distance of five metres or outside an
angle of 30 degrees from the centre of the TV.
The batteries... and the effective range of the remote...
Simple, at-a-glance reference of your remote control's buttons...
... For quick reference
to topics, please
at the end of
To mute the sound
Teletext control buttons
To exit Menus
To bring up on-screen information and
for the teletext initial/index function
To select input from external sources
To access sub-pages when in teletext
mode. This may operate in a
different way to your previous TV
see page 20
To select mode
Selectable picture preferences
To return to the previous programme
For On/Standby mode
To display teletext
When in VCR or DVD mode:
m to PAUSE
press lqto SKIP-REWIND
presssl to SKIP-FORWARD
press r to PLAY
pressp to STOP
press qto REWIND
presssto FAST FORWARD
To change programme positions and
To alter the volume
When using menus the arrows move the
cursor on the screen up, down, left or
right. OK to confirm your selection
When in TV mode:
OI/II Stereo/bilingual reception
When in Teletext mode:
To reveal concealed text
To hold a wanted page
To enlarge teletext display size
8/9 To select a page whilst viewing a
In order to enjoy the full benefits of Surround Sound it is necessary to connect two rear surround speakers
and two front extension speakers.
When connecting external Hi-Fi speakers, they must be 8 ohm, 10W minimum. The front speakers
should be positioned either side of the TV and will deliver the left and right sound. The internal speakers will
then deliver the centre channel required to enjoy Dolby Digital.
When connecting external speakers always make sure that the power is OFF.
Connecting the speakers
These are suggested
Place your speakers to
suit and adjust the
balance as necessary.
forget to set
the switch to
WARNING: do not
attempt to share
with your Hi-Fi as
To connect extension front speakers simply press the
connector and insert the cable. You must now set the switch
to EXT as shown.
Always make sure that the lead with the stripe (or raised
edge) is connected to the RED terminal and the other
(smooth) lead is connected to the BLACK terminal.
Extension Front Speaker connections
Surround Speaker connections
To connect surround speakers simply press the connector
and insert the cable. These speakers should be sited in
line with the normal viewing position