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Figures and illustrations in this User Manual are provided for reference only and may differ from actual product appearance. Product design and specifications may be changed without notice. Important Warranty Information Regarding Television Format Viewing See the warranty card for more information on warranty terms. ✎ Wide screen format LCD Displays (16:9, the aspect ratio of the screen width to height) are primarily designed to view wide screen format full- motion video. The images displayed
EnglIsh Contents getting starte d Advanced Features y List of Features ......................................................... 4 y Media Play .............................................................. 24 Connecting a USB Device 24 y Accessories .............................................................. 4 Screen Display 25 y Installing the LCD TV Stand ...................................... 4 Playing Multiple Files 28 y Viewing the Control Panel ........................................
Getting Started List of Features y Excellent Digital Interface & Networking: With a built-in HD digital tuner, nonsubscription HD broadcasts can be viewed without a cable box / STB (Set-Top-Box) satellite receiver. y Media Play: Allows you to play music files, pictures, and movies saved on a USB device. (P. 24) y self Diagnosis: You can check picture and sound operation. (P. 22) Accessories ✎ Please make sure the following items are included with your LCD TV. If any items are missing, contact
01 getting started s s s s s s s s s s s s 3 4 D 4EA Bottom View ✎ Make sure to distinguish between the front and back of the Stand and Guide Stand when assembling them. ✎ Make sure that at least two persons lift and move the LCD TV. ✎ Stand the product up and fasten the screws. If you fasten the screws with the LCD TV placed down, it may lean to one side. Viewing the Control Panel ✎ The product color and shape may vary depending on the model. Remote control sensor Power Indicator Speakers Turn
Getting Started Viewing the Remote Control ✎ This is a special remote control for the visually impaired persons and has Braille points on the Power, Channel, Volume buttons. Displays and selects the available video Turns the TV on and off. sources. (P. 12) HDMI Selects the HDMI mode directly. Press to directly access to channels. Returns to the previous channel. Press to select additional channels (digital) being broadcast by the same station. For example, to select channel PRE-CH ‘54-3’
01 getting started Setup Connecting to an Antenna When the TV is initially powered on, basic settings proceed automatically. ✎ Connecting the power cord and antenna. VHF/UHF Antenna Cable or ANT OUT R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y Power Input Plug & Play (Initial Setup) When the TV is initially powered on, a sequence of on-screen prompts will assist in configuring basic settings. Press the POWERP button. Plug & Play is available only when the Input source is set to TV. ✎ To return to the previous step, pr
Connections Connections Connecting to an AV Device Using an hDMI / DVI Cable: hD connection (up to 1080p) We recommend using the HDMI connection for the best quality HD picture. Available devices: DVD, Blu-ray player, HD cable box, HD satellite receiver (STB). ln32C530 / ln37C530 / ln40C530 / ln46C530 BD/DVD player/ Device W Y W R W R B G HD cable/Sat. box Red White HDMI OUT DVI OUT R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y AUDIO IN R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y ln40C540 / ln46C540 BD/DVD player/ Device H
02 Connections Using a Component Cable: (up to 1080p), Using an Audio/Video Cable: (480i only) Available devices: DVD, Blu-ray player, cable box, STB satellite receiver, VCR ✎ When connecting to AV In 1, the color of the AV In 1 [Y/VIDEO] jack (Green) does not match the color of the video cable (Yellow). Y W R R W R B G ✎ For better picture quality, the Component connection is recommended over the A/V connection. W Y W R W R B G VCR VIDEO OUT AUDIO OUT AUDIO OUT COMPONENT OUT Blu-ray play
Connections Connecting to a PC Using an hDMI/DVI Cable / a D-sub Cable ln32C530 / ln37C530 / ln40C530 / ln46C530 AUDIO OUT DVI OUT PC OUT AUDIO OUT R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y R-ARU-D AU IOD-LIO-L PRPR PBPB Y Y ln40C540 / ln46C540 AUDIO OUT DVI OUT PC OUT AUDIO OUT R-AUDIO-L PR PB Y PR PB Y PR PB Y R-AUDIO-L R-ARU-D AU IOD-LIO-L PR PB Y English 10 BN68-02540A_Eng.indb 10 2010-06-30 �� 11:37:33
02 Connections Display Modes (D-sub and hDMI/DVI Input) Optimal resolution is 1920 x 1080@60Hz. Mode Resolution Horizontal Frequency (KHz) Vertical Frequency (Hz) Pixel Clock Frequency (MHz) Sync Polarity (H / V) 640 x 350 31.469 70.086 25.175 +/- IBM 720 x 400 31.469 70.087 28.322 -/+ 640 x 480 35.000 66.667 30.240 -/- MAC 832 x 624 49.726 74.551 57.284 -/- 1152 x 870 68.681 75.062 100.000 -/- 720 x 576 35.910 59.950 32.750 -/+ 1152 x 864 53.783 59.959 81.750 -/+ VESA CVT 1280 x 720 56.456 74.7
POWER CHLIST INFO P Connections P.MODE P.SIZE TOOLS Changing the Input source Edit name O MEnUm → Input → Edit name → EnTERE source list ■ VCR / DVD / Cable sTB / satellite sTB / PVR sTB / AV Receiver / game / Camcorder / PC / DVI PC / DVI O MEnUm → Input → source list → EnTERE Devices / TV / IPTV / Blu-ray / hD DVD / DMA : Name Use to select TV or an external input sources the device connected to the input jacks to make your such as a DVD / Blu-ray player / cable box / input source select
03 Basic Features Added Channels Added Channels POWER CHLIST INFO P P.MODE P.SIZE TOOLS Channel Menu ¦ Using Favorite Channels O MEnUm → Channel → Channel list → EnTERE ¦ seeing Channels * t Add to Favorite / Delete from Favorite Channel list Set channels you watch frequently as Favorites. O MEnUm → Channel → Channel list → EnTERE MTS 1. Select a channel and press the TOOls FAV.CH POWER Add, delete or set Favorite channels and use button. the program guide for digital broadcasts. CHLIST 2. A
Basic Features how to stop Auto Programming ■ Timer Viewing: You can set a desired channel to be displayed automatically at the set time; even when you 1. Press the EnTERE button. are watching another channel. Set the current time first 2. A message will ask stop Auto Program? Select Yes by to use this function. (P. 18) pressing the ◄ or ► button. 1. Press the ◄ / ► /▲ / ▼ buttons to select the 3. Press the EnTERE button. desired channel in Channel list . 2. Press the TOOls button, then se
03 Basic Features POWER CHLIST INFO Min Backlight: When ECO sensor is On, the minimum Picture Menu P screen brightness can be adjusted manually. ✎ If Eco s ensor is On, the display brightness may ¦ Changing the Preset Picture Mode change (become slightly darker in most cases) depending on the surrounding light intensity. O MEnUm → Picture → Mode → EnTERE ■ no signal Power Off (Off / 15 min. / 30 min. / 60 min.) : Sets how quickly the TV switches to standby mode, if no picture is being recei
Basic Features ¦ Changing the Picture Options Picture Options O MEnUm → Picture → Picture Options → Advanced settings EnTERE O MEnUm → Picture → Advanced settings → ✎ In PC mode, you can only make changes to the Color EnTERE Tone, s ize and Auto Protection Time. (available in standard / Movie mode) Picture Options Compared to previous models, new Samsung TVs have a Color Tone : Normal ► more precise picture. Size : 16:9 ✎ In PC mode, you can only make changes to Dynamic Digital Noise Filte
03 Basic Features POWER CHLIST INFO P x After selecting s creen Fit in HDMI (1080i/1080p) or ■ Auto Protection Time (2 hours / 4 hours / 8 hours Component (1080i/1080p) mode, you may need to / 10 hours / Off): If the screen remains idle with a still center the picture: image for a certain period of time defined by the user, P.MODE P.SIZE TOOLS the screen saver is activated to prevent the formation of 1. Press the ◄ or ► button to select Position. ghost images on the screen. 2. Press the EnTE
POWER CHLIST INFO P Basic Features POWER Dialog Clarity (Off / On) sPDIF Output P.MODE P.SIZE TOOLS CHLIST INFO (standard sound mode only) SPDIF (Sony Philips Digital Interface) is used to provide digital P sound, reducing interference going to speakers and various Dialog Clarity emphasizes voice while maintaining the digital devices such as an A/V Receiver/Home theater. background sound level. ■ Audio Format : During the reception of a digital TV broadcast, you can select the Digital Audio
03 Basic Features POWER CHLIST INFO P P.MODE P.SIZE TOOLS MTS FAV.CH DsT (Off / On): Switches the DST (Daylight Saving Time) Channel (when the source is set to TV): Select the function on or off. desired channel. ✎ This function is only available when the Clock Contents (when the source is set to UsB): Select a Mode is set to Auto. folder in the USB device containing music or photo files to be played when the TV is turned on automatically. Time Zone: Select your time zone. ✎ If there is no mu
Basic Features TV Parental guidelines : You can block TV programs Canadian French: You can block TV programs depending on their rating. This function allows you to depending on their French Canadian rating. control what your children are watching. – g : General / 8 ans+: Programming generally – TV-Y: Young children / TV-Y7: Children 7 and over / considered acceptable for children 8 years and over TV-g : General audience / TV-Pg : Parental guidance / to watch on their own. / 13 ans+: Programm
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