Installation and Operating Guide | Warranty Model Numbers | Z44SZ80/Z52SZ80 | DLP PROJECTION © Copyright 2005, LG Electronics USA, Inc.
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Safety Instructions Safety Instructions IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Important safety instructions shall be provided with each apparatus. This information shall be given in a separate booklet or sheet, or be located before any operating instructions in an instruction for installation for use and supplied with the appara- tus.
Safety Instructions 13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time. 14. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
Contents Contents Warnings/Caution .......2 Safety Instructions ......3~4 Introduction Controls .
Introduction Introduction Introduction Controls Controls - This is a simplified representation of a front panel. - Image shown may be somewhat different from your TV. POWER MENU POWER Button MENU Button Function Status Indicators Function Status Indicators - Lamp indicator, operation indicator, and temperature indicator located below the front panel controls, reveal the operating status of the DLP projection TV.
Connection Options Connection Options DIGITAL AUDIO OPTICAL OUTPUT Used to connect either an external amplifier, or add a sub-woofer to your surround sound system if it has a digital audio optical input. (Refer to DIGITAL AUDIO OPTI- CAL INPUT(COMPO- NENT2) Connect digital audio from the equipment connected to COMPO-...
Introduction There are four jacks on the left side on your projection TV that make connecting Audio/Video devices like video games and camcorders very simple. The jacks are like those found on the back jack connection panel. This means that most equipment that connects to those types of jacks on the rear jackpack, may be connect- ed to the front connection panel.
Remote Control Key Functions Remote Control Key Functions - When using the Remote Control, aim it at the remote control sensor on the TV. MODE Selects the remote operating mode: TV, VCR, Cable, DVD and Satellite. Select other operating modes, for the remote to control external devices.
Introduction Remote Control Key Functions Remote Control Key Functions TV INPUT • Rotates the input mode between Antenna and Cable. • Video 1-2, Front Video, Component 1-2, RGB-DTV (or RGB-PC), HDMI1/DVI and input sources, TV will return to the last TV channel.
Installation Installation External Equipment Connections External Equipment Connections Antenna or Cable Connection Antenna or Cable Connection 1. Analog and Digital TV signals provided on antenna - Wall Antenna Socket or Outdoor Antenna without a Cable Box Connections - For optimum picture quality, adjust antenna direction if needed. Multi-family Dwellings/Apartments (Connect to wall antenna socket) Wall Antenna...
Installation 3. Analog and Digital TV signals provided on cable and antenna Antenna Cable TV Wall Jack ANTENNA Note: The TV will let you know when the TV(analog antenna), DTV(digital antenna), CATV(analog cable) and CADTV(digital cable) channel scans are complete. VCR Setup VCR Setup Connection Option 1...
External A/V Source Setup External A/V Source Setup How to connect Connect the audio and video cables from the external equip- ment's output jacks to the TV input jacks, as shown in the figure. When connecting the TV to external equipment, match the jack colors (Video = yellow, Audio Left = white, and Audio Right = red).
Installation HDSTB Setup HDSTB Setup - This TV can receive Digital Over-the-air/Cable signals without an external digital set-top box. However, if you do receive Digital signals from a digital set-top box or other digital external device, refer to the figure as shown below. - This TV supports HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Contents Protection) protocol for Digital Contents (480p,720p,1080i).
PC Setup PC Setup - This TV provides Plug and Play capability, meaning that the PC adjusts automatically to the TV's settings. - The TV perceives 640x480, 60Hz as DTV 480p based on the PC graphic card, change the screen scanning rate for the graphic card accordingly.
Installation Digital Audio Output Digital Audio Output Send the TV’s audio to external audio equipment (stereo system) via the Digital Audio Output (Optical) port. How to connect 1. Connect one end of an optical cable to the TV Digital Audio (Optical) Output port.
HDMI HDMI - HDMI , the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface is a trademark or registered trademark of HDMI Licensing. - This TV can receive the High-Definition Multimedia Interface(HDMI) or the Digital Visual Interface(DVI). - This TV supports HDCP(High-bandwidth Digital Contents Protection) Protocol for 720x480p, 1280x720p, and 1920x1080i resolu- tions.
Installation Reference Reference Cable sample 18 DLP Projection TV HDMI Cable (not supplied with the product) HDMI to DVI Cable (not supplied with the product) Fiber Optic Digital Audio Cable (not supplied with the product) Analog Audio Cable(RCA type) (not supplied with the product) Analog Audio Cable(Stereo to RCA type) (not supplied with the product)
How to use 1. Connect the HDMI1/DVI Source Devices(DVD Player or Set Top Box or PC) and the TV SET. 2. Turn on the display by pressing the POWER button on the TV SET and HDMI1/DVI Source Devices remote control. 3.
Operation Operation Operation urning the TV On urning the TV On * In this manual, the OSD (On Screen Display) may be different from your TV’s because it is just an example to help you with the TV operation. Turning on the TV just after installation 1.
TV Setup TV Setup On-screen Menus Language Selection On-screen Menus Language Selection - The menus can be shown on the screen in the selected language. First select your language. 1. Press the MENU button and then use menu. 2. Press the button and then use 3.
Operation Setup Menu Options Setup Menu Options EZ Scan (Channel Search) EZ Scan (Channel Search) - Automatically finds all channels available through antenna and cable inputs, and stores them in a channel list in the memory. - Run EZ Scan again after any Antenna/Cable connection changes. 1.
Channel Label Setup Channel Label Setup - Choose preset labels for your channels. - If a channel label is provided on the signal from the broadcasting station, the TV displays a short name for a DTV chan- nel - even if you didn't preset a label for the channel. 1.
Operation ideo Menu Options ideo Menu Options EZ Picture EZ Picture - EZ Picture adjusts the TV for the best picture appearance. Select the preset value in the EZ Picture menu based on the program category. - When adjusting Video menu options (contrast, brightness, color, sharpness, tint, and color temperature) manually, EZ Picture automatically changes to the factory and are not adjustable.
Audio Menu Options Audio Menu Options Audio Language Audio Language - Other languages may be available if a digital signal is provided by the broad- casting station. Press the MENU button and then use 2. Press the button and then use D / E 3.
Operation Audio Menu Options Audio Menu Options Front Surround Front Surround is a trademark of SRS Labs, Inc. - TruSurround XT technology is incorporated under license from SRS Labs, Inc. - Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. “Dolby” and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Press the MENU button and then use 2.
ime Menu Options ime Menu Options Auto Clock Setup Auto Clock Setup - The time is set automatically from a digital channel signal. - The digital channel signal includes information for the current time provided by the broadcasting station. - Set the clock manually, if the current time is set incorrectly by the auto clock function. 1.
Operation ime Menu Options ime Menu Options Sleep imer Sleep imer - The Sleep Timer turns the TV off after a preset amount of time. Note that this setting is cleared when the TV is turned off. - You can also set up the 1.
Option Menu Options Option Menu Options Aspect Ratio Control Aspect Ratio Control - Lets you choose the way an analog picture with a 4:3 aspect ratio is displayed on your TV with a 16:9 ratio picture format. When you receive an analog picture with a 4:3 aspect ratio on your 16:9 TV, you need to specify how the picture is to be dis- played.
Operation Option Menu Options Option Menu Options Caption Caption 1. Press the MENU button and then use 2. Press the button and then use D / E 3. Press the button and then use D / E 4. Press EXIT button to return to TV viewing or press MENU button to return to the previous menu.
Caption Option Caption Option - Customize the DTV/CADTV captions that appear on your screen. 1. Press the MENU button and then use menu. 2. Press the button and then use D / E 3. Press the button and then use F / G 4.
Operation Lock Menu Options Lock Menu Options Parental Control can be used to block specific channels, ratings and other viewing sources. The Parental Control Function (V-Chip) is used to block program viewing based on the ratings sent by the broadcasting station. The default setting is to allow all programs to be viewed.
Parental Lock Setup Parental Lock Setup - Set up blocking schemes to block specific channels, ratings, and external viewing sources. - A password is required to gain access to this menu. 1. Press the MENU button and then use Then, press the button •...
Operation Remote Control Remote Control PIP (Picture-In-Picture) / Twin Picture - PIP lets you view 2 different inputs (sources) on your TV screen at the same time. One source will be large, and the other source will show a smaller inset image. - Twin Picture mode splits the screen into 2, allowing 2 picture sources to be shown on the TV screen at the same time.
Moving the PIP sub picture Moving the PIP sub picture In PIP mode, press the D / E / F / G screen. Adjusting Main and Sub Picture Sizes for Adjusting Main and Sub Picture Sizes for D / E / F / G Use the button to change main and sub picture sizes in Twin Picture mode.
Operation Brief Info. Operation: • Watching TV/DTV/CATV/CADTV • Watching Video1, Video2, Video3 • In Component1, Component2, RGB, HDMI1/DVI, HDMI2 modes, INFO button is not working. Function: • Show the present screen information. • On Watching with the upper Input signal, press the INFO button.
EZ Mute - If you set the Caption on, nothing to do with the MUTE button, Caption function operates as Caption on or off. - When you repeatedly press the MUTE button, the screen is displayed in turn. (Refer to the lower picture) Mute Mute : Sound is muted.
Operation Screen Setup for PC mode Operation Operation • When RGB connect to PC input and select the RGB-PC in Main Input, this function is used. • In RGB-DTV mode, SIZE is not available. Adjustment for screen Position, Size, Phase, Reset Adjustment for screen Position, Size, Phase, Reset •After connecting RGB-PC to PC input and checking the screen quality.
Programming the Remote Programming the Remote The Remote Control for your HD receiver is a multi-brand or universal Remote Control that can be programmed to operate most remote-controllable devices of other manufacturers. Note: The Remote Control may not be able to control all models of other brands. 1.
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005 006 008 017 SAMSUNG 011 015 003 009 SONY Programming Codes Brand Codes VIEWSTAR WINEGARD 128 146 ZENITH 001 081 082 083 084 091 Brand Codes THOMPSON 005 006 TOSHIBA 019 008 YAMAHA 009 018 ZENITH 010 016 025...
42 DLP Projection TV Codes Brand Codes PHILIPS PIONEER 004 026 PROCEED PROSCAN 005 006 005 006 008 017 SAMSUNG 011 015 003 009 SONY Brand Codes THOMPSON 005 006 TOSHIBA 019 008 YAMAHA 009 018 ZENITH 010 016 025...
roubleshooting Checklist roubleshooting Checklist No picture & No sound Picture OK & No sound The Remote Control doesn’t work Picture appears slowly after switching on No or poor color or poor picture Horizontal/vertical bars or picture shaking • Check whether the TV is turned on. •...
Troubleshooting Checklist roubleshooting Checklist roubleshooting Checklist No output from one of the speakers Unusual sound from inside the TV Poor TV input signal Poor Video signal No channel or a few channel Unsuitable Aspect Ratio 44 DLP Projection TV • Adjust in the menu.
Maintenance Maintenance - Early malfunctions can be prevented. Careful and regular cleaning can extend the amount of time you will have your new TV. Be sure to turn the power off and unplug the power cord before you begin any cleaning. Cleaning the Screen Cleaning the Screen 1.
Power Consumption (W) Antenna Audio Output (W) Supplied Accessories • The specifications shown above may be changed without prior notice for quality improvement. 46 DLP Projection TV Z44SZ80 39.9 29.2 14.4 57.3 AC120V ~ 60Hz NTSC-M, ATSC, 64 & 256 QAM VHF 2 ~ 13, UHF 14 ~ 69, CATV 1 ~ 135, CADTV 1 ~ 135.
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ZENITH ELECTRONICS CORPORATION DLP Projection TV Limited Warranty - USA Zenith will repair or replace your product, at Zenith’s option, if it proves to be defective in material or workmanship under normal use, during the warranty period ("Warranty Period") listed below, effective from the date ("Date of Purchase") of original consumer purchase of the product.