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E: ENGLISH E
F: FRANÇAIS F
S: ESPAÑOL S
Plasma Color Television
The model number and serial number are on the back
of your TV. Record these numbers in the spaces below.
Refer to these numbers whenever you communicate
with your Toshiba dealer about this TV.
Model number: 42HP83
Index Appendix Using the TV’s Setting up Using the Connecting Introduction
Features your TV Remote Control your TV
Dear Customer, Thank you for purchasing this Toshiba TV. This manual will help you use the many exciting features of your new TV. Child Safety Before operating the TV, please read this manual completely, and keep it nearby for future reference. It Makes A Difference Safety Precautions Where Your TV Stands WARNING Congratulations on your purchase! As you enjoy TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, your new TV, keep these safety tips in mind: DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTUR
Important Safety Instructions Installation, Care, and Service 1) Read these instructions. Installation 2) Keep these instructions. Follow these recommendations and precautions and heed all 3) Heed all warnings. warnings when installing your TV: 4) Follow all instructions. 16) Never modify this equipment. Changes or modifications 5) Do not use this apparatus near water. may void: a) the warranty, and b) the user’s authority to operate this equipment under the rules of the Federal 6) Clean only wi
30)While it is thundering, do not touch the connecting cables 25) Always make sure the antenna system is properly or apparatus. grounded to provide adequate protection against voltage surges and built-up static charges (see Section 810 of the 31)For added protection of your TV from lightning and power National Electric Code). surges, always unplug the power cord and disconnect the Antenna lead-in wire antenna from the TV if you leave the TV unattended or unused for long periods of time. Antenna
Important notes about your Plasma TV • Always enable and use your computer’s screen saver The following symptoms are not signs of malfunction function during use with a computer input source. but technical limitation. Therefore TACP/THI/TCL • Display a moving image whenever possible. disclaims any responsibility for these symptoms. • Change the position of the menu display from time to 1) Plasma display radiates infrared rays. It may affect other time. infrared communication equipment under ce
Introduction................................................................ 7 Freezing the POP picture ........................................ 40 Adjusting the size of the double-window ................. 40 Welcome to Toshiba ......................................................... 7 Double-Window with keeping aspect ratio ............. 41 Supplied accessories ......................................................... 7 Using the programmed channel search function............. 41 Note Regardin
E F See “Important notes about Introduction S your Plasma TV” on page 5. Welcome to Toshiba Congratulations! You have purchased one of the finest Plasma TVs on Note Regarding the market. The goal of this manual is to guide you through setting up and operating your Toshiba TV as quickly as possible. Quick Connect Guide The model and serial numbers are on the back of your TV. Write The Quick Connect Guide these numbers in the space provided on the front cover of this manual automatically appears o
O I D U R E K T A N A I E L H T E L E T T I I R T O V B A U F S Exploring your new TV You can operate your TV using the buttons on the front panel or the Remote control remote control. The A/V terminals for connecting other equipment to POWER your TV are on the back panel and inside the storage compartment TV LIGHT SLEEP CABLE/SAT (see illustrations below). Also see “Connecting your TV” on pages 9- VCR DVD 18. 12 3 AUDIO1 AUDIO2 45 6 MODE TheaterLink Power indicator TV front 789 PIC SIZE (IR pas
E F Connecting your TV S Note: One TheaterLink cable is provided with your TV. No other cables are provided. Coaxial (antenna) cable Coaxial cable is the cable that comes in from your antenna, cable TV service, or cable converter box. Coaxial cable has “F” connectors. Standard stereo A/V cables usually come in sets of three, and are typically color-coded according to use: yellow for video, red for stereo Standard stereo A/V cables right audio, and white for stereo left (or mono) audio. Your TV
Connecting a VCR This connection allows you to watch local channels and video Note: programs, watch video tapes, and record one channel while watching If you have a mono VCR, connect L/Mono to VCR Audio OUT using only one audio cable. another channel. If you have a VCR with S-video, use an S- You will need: video cable instead of the standard video • two coaxial cables cable. • one set of standard A/V cables From Cable Box or Antenna The unauthorized recording, use, distribution, Stereo VCR or r
E F Connecting a cable converter box and VCR S This connection allows you to watch and record basic and premium Note: cable channels, watch videotapes, and record one channel while If you have a mono VCR, connect L/Mono to watching another channel. To use the TV’s features, select ANT-1. VCR Audio OUT using only one audio cable. To view premium channels or record with the VCR, select ANT-2, If you have a VCR with S-video, use an S- tune the TV and VCR to channel 3 or 4 (whichever channel is vaca
Connecting a DVD player or satellite receiver and a VCR This connection allows you to watch DVD/satellite, VCR, and TV Note: programs, and record one channel while watching another channel. For the highest possible picture quality from a DVD player/satellite receiver without You will need: component video or DVI/HDCP, use an • two (or three, if satellite receiver is used) coaxial cables S-video cable between the TV and DVD • one set of standard A/V cables (between the TV and VCR) player/satellit
E F ® Connecting a DVD player with ColorStream S (component video) and a VCR This connection allows you to watch DVD, VCR, and TV programs, Note: For the highest possible picture quality, use and record TV programs. You can record one channel while watching component video cables (or a DVI-D digital another channel. single-link cable) between the TV and DVD ® Your TV has ColorStream (component video) inputs. Connecting player. your TV to a DVD player with component video (such as a Toshiba ® You
Connecting a DTV receiver/set-top box with ® ColorStream (component video) and a VCR This connection allows you to watch DTV (digital TV broadcast), Note: For the highest possible picture quality, use VCR, and TV programs, and record DTV and TV programs. You can component video cables (or a DVI-D digital record from one source while watching a program from another single-link cable) between the TV and DTV source. receiver. ® Your TV has ColorStream (component video) inputs. Connecting You can co
E F Connecting two VCRs S This connection allows you to record (dub/edit) from one VCR to Note: another VCR while watching a videotape. You also can record one If you have VCRs with S-video, use S-video channel while watching another channel. cables instead of standard video cables. Do not connect both a standard video cable and You will need: an S-video cable to VIDEO 1 (or VIDEO 2) at • two coaxial cables the same time, or the picture performance • two sets of standard A/V cables will be unacc
Connecting a device to the DVI/HDCP Your TV’s DVI/HDCP* IN terminal is designed to accept HDCP DVI/HDCP = Digital Visual Interface/ * High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection. program material in digital form from EIA/CEA-861–compliant ** consumer electronic devices, such as a set-top box or DVD player EIA/CEA-861 compliance covers the ** transmission of uncompressed digital equipped with a DVI-D digital single-link OUT terminal. † video with high-bandwidth digital content The DVI/HDCP IN termi
E F Connecting a device to the TheaterLink S The TheaterLink allows you to remotely operate (through the TV) most infrared-controlled devices* (such as a Toshiba infrared- controlled VCR or DVD player) enclosed within an entertainment center or similar cabinet. Without the TheaterLink, the device typically would need to be visible to operate it remotely. You can use the TV’s remote control (programmed to operate the device; see pages 19–25) or the device’s remote control. Point the remote contro
Connecting an audio system This connection allows you to hear the TV sound through external Note: speakers connected to an audio amplifier. If the volume of either the TV or the amplifier is set to 0 (or OFF), you will not hear any To control the audio through the amplifier, turn on the TV and the sound. amplifier, set the volume of both to a moderate level, and turn off the TV’s built-in speakers (see “Turning off the built-in speakers” on page 58). You will need: • one pair of standard audio c
O I D U R E K T A N A I E L H T E L E T T I I R T O V B A U F S E F Using the remote control S Note: Preparing the remote control for use Your TV’s remote control may not operate Your Toshiba TV remote control has one dedicated TV mode and five certain features on your VCR, cable TV universal modes: VCR, Cable/SAT, DVD, Audio1, and Audio2. The converter, or other electronic device. target devices and default devices being programmed for each mode Refer to the owner’s manuals for your other are a
Remote Control functional key chart Toshiba TV Cable Satellite VCR DVD/LD Receiver CD/MD Cassette Key Label (TV) (CBL/SAT) (CBL/SAT) (AUDIO) (AUDIO) (VCR) LIGHT Lights the remote key, and toggles between enabled and disabled Illumination mode. SLEEP Sleep timer --- --- --- --- --- --- --- POWER Power Power Power Power Power Power Power Power 1Digit 1 Digit 1 Digit 1 Digit 1 Digit 1 AV input 1 Digit 1 Digit 1 2Digit 2 Digit 2 Digit 2 Digit 2 Digit 2 AV input 2 Digit 2 Digit 2 3Digit 3 Digit 3 Dig
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