To order replacement or additional remote controls or lamp cartridges, visit our website at www.mitsuparts.com or call 800-553-7278. 837 Series. • IR emitter cables for NetCommand home-theater control are available for purchase from Mitsubishi. Call 800-553-7278 and request either part number 242D483020 (two-ended cable) or part number 299P254020 (four-ended cable). 800-332-2119. page 7.
MAINS DISCONNECTION: The mains plug is used as the disconnect device. The disconnect device shall remain readily operable. Stand Requirement CAUTION: Use these Mitsubishi TV models only with the Mitsubishi stand models shown here. Other stands can result in instability and possibly cause injury. TV Model...
Call (800) 553-7278. Please have model number, serial number, and TV purchase date available. Important: All lamps replaced under warranty must be returned to Mitsubishi where they will be inspected for defect verification. To Purchase a Replacement Lamp After Warranty Visit our website at www.mitsuparts.com or call (800)
(NE C AR T 250, P AR T H) Outdoor Antenna Grounding If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to the TV, be sure the antenna or cable system is grounded so as to provide some protection against voltage surges and built-up static charges.
1080p through all processing until displayed. 3D Ready All Mitsubishi 1080p DLP HDTV’s are 3D Ready. This feature lets you experience the new 3D technolo- gies applied to many recent movies and video games. Immerse yourself in your favorite video game, movie, or sporting event displayed in 3D.
Choose a location for your TV. • Allow at least four inches of space on all sides of the TV to help prevent overheating. Over- heating may cause premature failure of the TV as well as shortened lamp life. • Avoid locations where light may reflect off the screen.
ACTIVITY Press to select a TV activity and input. See page 21. GUIDE ChannelView listings, page 22. MENU TV main menu, page 32 INFO TV status (page 23) or TV help. Steps back one menu; clears BACK the top menu or Status Display.
Turn off the TV and unplug the set from the AC power source. Wait one minute and then plug the set back in. If the red LED is still on, contact your dealer or a Mitsubishi Authorized Service Center. Go to www.mit- subishi-tv.com or call 1-800-332-2119 to receive Authorized Service Center information.
Setting Up Other Inputs Connect your devices to the TV, making note of which TV input jack is used for each device. See “TV Connections,” page 14, for recommendations. Power on the devices to ensure detection. Power on the TV.
This TV’s Easy Connect™ Auto Input Sensing feature detects most connections automatically. Auto Input/Auto Output Sensing for Most Devices When you first connect a device, the TV will: a. Detect the connected device and automati- cally switch to it. b. Prompt you to identify the device type.
Sensing, select the input from the Watch Movie group. Activity menu’s Activity menu, DVD input selected TV Tips Turning the TV On or Off • Point the remote control at the front of the TV and press the POWER button. • Press the panel. Press GUIDE to If You Turn Off the TV by Mistake •...
TV’s remote control left in TV mode. See page 59. • To set the TV Clock see page 38. Set the TV Clock if you plan to use the TV Timer (page 38) or ChannelView (page 22) features. • To set parental controls, see the •...
TV Connections Before You Begin Auto Input Sensing The TV’s Auto Input Sensing feature automatically rec- ognizes most connections and prompts you to identify the type of device connected. See page 11 for more on Auto Input Sensing. Connection Types Use the connection types available on your input devices that will give the best video quality.
Connect a VCR, DVD player, standard satellite receiver, or other A/V device to the TV. Use the adjacent AUDIO R and L inputs if you wish to send audio to the TV. 5. 3D GLASSES EMITTER Use this jack for the special IR emitter supplied with 3D glasses.
Connect an HDMI cable from the TV back panel to the HDMI device output. HDMI devices provide video and audio through the single cable. Mitsubishi recommends you use category 2 (high- speed) HDMI cables to connect HDMI 1.3 source devices. High-speed category 2 cables bring you the full benefits of Deep Color and x.v.Color.
DVI Video Device Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, DVD Player Connect DVI devices (digital only) to the TV’s HDMI input jacks. Required: Analog stereo audio cables DVI-to-HDMI cable or DVI/HDMI adapter and HDMI cable If you are using a DVI/HDMI adapter, it is important to connect the adapter to the DVI device for best perfor- mance.
Two-way RF splitter Three coaxial cables Right and left audio cables Composite or component video cables Video and audio cables required to connect the TV to the cable box. Notes: Use composite video if only if component video RS-232C GLASSES...
Sleep Timer The Sleep Timer turns the TV off after the length of time you set. To set the TV to turn on at a certain time of day, see the Initial > Timer menu on page Setting the Sleep Timer MORE on the remote control.
(information may be incom- plete). No program information is displayed for analog channels. Note: You must set the TV Clock (page 38) to receive ChannelView listings for the current channel. Using ChannelView Feature...
Sub-Channel 1 7-1 KABC-HD HD 16:9 Stretch Receiving High-Definition Digital Signal (HD) 402-101 KABC Monday Night Football TV-PG DLSV St. Louis vs. Tampa Bay, played in Tampa for Sleep 30 min Tuesday 9:10 PM Surround HD 1080i Standard ACTIVITY GUIDE MENU 1.
Press the MORE key and then the 0 key (FORMAT) to cycle through available display formats. The TV remembers the format you last used for each input. DVD Image Definitions Image information may be stated on the DVD case. Some DVDs support both of the formats described below.
3D Mode to Off. Assign Name Important Note About 3D Images To display 3D images, Mitsubishi Home Theater DLP TVs require that source devices support checker- board display formats for 3D gaming or 3D cinema content. A 3D standard format does not currently exist for Blu-ray or DVD prepackaged media.
In the New Device Found screen, press highlight PC in the list of device types. It is impor- tant to use the name PC so that the TV processes the video signal correctly. Press BACK to close the New Device Found screen.
TV, e.g., lines that should be straight may appear slightly curved. Image Resolution Your Mitsubishi TV can display the resolu- tions shown in the chart from standard VGA (640 x 480) through 1920 x 1080 signals at a refresh rate of 60 Hz.
The USB Media Player Menu Displaying the Menu Back up the data on your USB drive before con- necting it to the TV. Mitsubishi is not responsible for any file damage or data loss. Connect your USB drive to the TV’s USB port.
FAT16 or FAT32 file system is recommended. • Use a USB drive instead of a card reader. • Back up the data on your USB drive before connect- ing it to the TV. Mitsubishi is not responsible for any file damage or data loss. Note: Some manufacturers’ devices may be incompat- ible with the TV. If the TV is unable to display your photos, you can: • Transfer files to a different USB device.
Camera Images and Music Files, continued Photos and Moving Video as Composite Video Connect the camera to the TV using a composite video cable if: • You are unable to see images using the USB port. • You wish to view moving video from the camera. Control the slide show or movie through the camera as the TV’s USB Media Player menu will be unavailable.
This TV offers a choice on home-theater-control systems. This summary offers some examples of the control methods available using the TV’s remote control. You may wish to use one or more of these methods in your home theater after completing Auto Input Sensing.
Turn closed captions on and off; customize caption displays. Perform basic TV setup. Set language, scan (memorize) channels and edit Initial channel options, set the TV clock, set Lamp Energy, set auto-on TV Timer. Assign names to TV inputs, enable HDMI Control, assign activities to inputs. Input 837 Series.
Displays a solid colored background when there is no video signal from the current input. The colored screen reminds you that the TV is powered on when there is no picture. The TV will power off after five minutes without receiving a video signal.
PerfectTint Sliders Adjusts six hues for the current image source (837 series) Advanced Picture allows you to save highly customized picture adjustments for each input. Mitsubishi recommends a profes- sional installer make these adjustments. 837 Series • Sele saved by your professional installer.
Adjust, continued Assign names to TV inputs before making video adjustments (New Device Found or Inputs > Name menu). Adjustments will be reset to the defaults if you name or rename Picture inputs afterwards. To make picture adjust- ments: •...
Turns on the internal TV speakers. Turns off the TV speakers so you hear sound only from a connected A/V receiver. Note: When you disconnect an analog A/V receiver, be sure to change the Speakers setting to TV to hear sound from the TV speakers.
On, Off The Timer tells the TV to power on automatically at a time you set. Use this menu to set a day, time, input, and channel for the Timer. If the TV is already on at the requested time, the TV will automati- cally change to the designated channel or input.
You must perform a channel scan to receive digital channels. Scan searches for broad- Ant Cable cast channels and adds them to TV memory. To start channel scan: Highlight one of the input selections based on your connection to the Scan •...
Turn off the TV’s HDMI Control signals to the device. Turn off each device’s internal CEC capability. See Appendix C for the TV’s HDMI Control or, to turn on/off a specific device’s response to CEC signals, see the device owner’s manual.
The TV automatically generates the Activity menu based on recognized inputs. If the inputs have been named as device types, the TV groups the device types based on how they can be used. The device names used for groupings are those assigned in the New Device Found menu or the Inputs >...
Bypassing TV Locks • If you try to watch a blocked program or the TV is locked by time, a notice will appear prompting you for a pass code. To use the TV, input your four-digit pass code and press ENTER.
Fantasy Violence. Applies to TV-Y7 only. Sexual Dialog. Applies in differing degrees to TV-PG and TV-14. Adult Language. Applies in differing degrees to TV-PG, TV-14, and TV-MA. Sexual Situations. Applies in differing degrees to TV-PG, TV-14, and TV-MA. Violence (graphic or realistic). Applies in differing degrees to TV-PG, TV-14, and TV-MA.
Lock, continued Blocks all use of the TV during the time period you specify. You must enter a pass code to use the TV when the time lock is in effect. Time Lock by Time Enables/disables Lock by Time. Lock Time,...
About NetCommand IR Control • NetCommand IR home-theater control is avail- able on 837 series models. IR emitter cables are available for purchase • from Mitsubishi. Visit www.mitsuparts.com or call 800-553-7278 and request one of the following: 242D483020 (two-ended cable) 299P254020 (four-ended cable).
DVD players, cable boxes, satellite receivers, and VCRs. IR emitter cables are available for purchase from Mitsubishi. Request either part number 242D483020 (two-ended cable) or part number 299P254020 (four- ended cable). Connect the plug end of the IR emitter cable to the IR—NetCommand Output jack on the TV back panel.
The remote controls for both the TV and the device you want to control. • An IR emitter cable available from Mitsubishi Note: To set up an A/V receiver, see “Setting Up A/V Receiver Control,” page 52. Connect and position the IR emitters for the devices you wish to control.
Power On command to the device. To Power Off the Device • When you turn the TV off, the TV sends all learned Power Off commands to all devices. Press MORE and then 1 to send the menu command to the current device.
Operating NetCommand-Controlled Devices, continued Key Name in Special Operation Description and Setup Learning Screen Enter ENTER-Key Functions (cable boxes, satellite receivers, etc.) Some devices have two keys that have “enter” functions. One key is for menus and is often labelled SELECT or OK.
Audio and video switching over HDMI A/V receiver has an HDMI output, it may be con- venient to send audio and video to the TV over a single HDMI cable through the A/V receiver. See “Case 3: Automatic Audio and Video Switching via HDMI,”...
The remote controls for both the TV and the A/V receiver. • An IR emitter cable available from Mitsubishi. Before You Begin Connect your A/V receiver to the TV and any addi- tional devices. See “Setting Up TV Inputs,” page 10 and “TV Connections,”...
To set up control of an A/V receiver you need: • The remote controls for the TV and A/V receiver. • An IR emitter cable available from Mitsubishi. • Connecting cables IMPORTANT All audio from what you are watching on the TV is always available from both the TV’s AVR AUDIO...
For non-surround sound source devices, Mitsubishi recommends using the setup for Case 1, in which audio is sent through the TV. A device can send digital surround sound such as Dolby DVD Player with Digital or DTS directly to the A/V receiver.
If your A/V receiver has an HDMI output, it may be convenient to route video signals from multiple devices over a single cable to the TV. Use this procedure to set up NetCommand control of the A/V receiver’s audio and video switching over a single HDMI cable. The connected source devices can be analog, digital, or a mixture or the two.
Setup to Control Automatic Audio and Video Switching via HDMI When this setup is complete, the “learned” A/V receiver input will appear in the TV’s Activity menu as a select- able input. Power on the A/V receiver. TV’s remote control to TV mode using the Set the side button.
• (PAUSE) • MENU (DVR only) (PLAY) • • 0–9 Number Buttons Mitsubishi VCRs are compatible with some additional keys. Cable Boxes and Satellite Receivers (not all functions for all models) • PAGE UP/DOWN The record/playback keys: • CANCEL •...
A/V receiver in all modes set by the side button. Activate Audio Lock if you normally use an A/V receiver with your TV and other A/V equipment. Program AUDIO mode for your A/V receiver as described in “Programming the Remote Control”...
IMPORTANT When changing or deleting your pass code, you must use the remote control included with this TV. You cannot use a Mitsubishi remote control from another component or a “universal” remote. (LAST) (LAST)
Use of CEC is optional. Each manufacturer chooses which CEC functions to support so it is difficult to predict which devices and features are compatible with Mitsubishi’s HDMI Control. You may find that CEC functions for a specific device are limited.
When the TV detects the connection, the Device Found screen will appear. Note: If the TV is unable to detect the device, either the device’s CEC capability is not enabled or the device is not CEC compatible. Enable HDMI control through the device’s menus...
Inputs > HDMI Control and press ENTER to open the menu. Move to the device name and press Off to turn off the TV’s ability to control the device. Press MENU to clear the menu. Inputs > HDMI Control menu Removing an HDMI Device Power off the device.
• Be sure not to insert any metal or flammable object into the lamp cartridge opening, as it may cause fire or electrical shock. If a foreign object is inserted into the opening, unplug the AC cord of the TV and contact your dealer for service.
LAMP CONTAINS MERCURY. Disposal of the Old Lamp Cartridge Lamp under warranty: All lamps replaced under war- ranty must be returned to Mitsubishi. Use the return shipping label provided and send to Mitsubishi Digital Electronics, America, 625 Braselton Parkway, Suite 200, Braselton, GA 30517.
First, turn off the TV and unplug the power cord from the power outlet. Occasionally clean dust build-up from the air-intake grilles on the back and sides of the TV. Clean using a vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment. Top and Sides of the TV •...
Call Consumer Relations at 800-332-2119. E-mail: MDEAservice@mdea.com Website: www.mitsubishi-tv.com Important All lamps replaced under warranty must be returned to Mitsubishi where they will be inspected for defect verification. Resulting Action The last-used format for a signal type is memorized for each input.
See the cutout page from Appendix B, page 65. Press and hold the ACTIVITY button on the control panel for ten seconds. If the TV is powered off, you can now press the POWER button to turn it on. Disconnect the HDMI device.
The TV’s “Listen to:” setting may be set to SAP (analog program from the ANT input) but no SAP is being broadcast. • Check that the Speakers option is set to TV to hear sound from the TV speakers. Possibly sound is being sent to one of the audio outputs for an A/V receiver or headphones. • If using an A/V receiver, check that the Speakers option is set to AV Receiver to hear sound from the A/V receiver speakers.
Room lighting may affect the signal. Have the remotes very close (6 inches or less) to the TV during Learning. • If learning a Mitsubishi remote control, make sure mode is not set to TV. • Some, but not all, device key functions can be learned by NetCommand.
A/V Receiver Set Up for Audio and Video Switching over HDMI Check to see if the A/V Receiver power is turned on. If the device is connected only to the TV (e.g., on ANT or a front panel input), verify that the TV’s AUDIO OUTPUT is connected to the A/V receiver.
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POWER button on the control panel for ten seconds. The TV will turn off. Power on the TV and the green LED will flash quickly for about one minute. The changes you made most recently, before using SYSTEM RESET, may...