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Pioneer VSX-2014i Operating Instructions Manual

Pioneer VSX-2014i Operating Instructions Manual (84 pages)

Pioneer A/V RECEIVER Operating Instructions VSX-1014, VSX-2014i  
Brand: Pioneer | Category: Stereo Receiver | Size: 3.06 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Features6................................................................................................................................................................
Checking what's in the box6................................................................................................................................................................
Installing the receiver7................................................................................................................................................................
Loading the batteries7................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction to home theater8................................................................................................................................................................
Listening to Surround Sound8................................................................................................................................................................
Setup13................................................................................................................................................................
player13................................................................................................................................................................
Playing a source13................................................................................................................................................................
About cable types14................................................................................................................................................................
Analog audio cables14................................................................................................................................................................
Digital audio cables14................................................................................................................................................................
Video cables14................................................................................................................................................................
When making cable connections15................................................................................................................................................................
About the RS-232C connector15................................................................................................................................................................
About the video converter15................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting digital audio components16................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting analog audio components17................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting multichannel analog components17................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting video components18................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting to the front panel video terminal18................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting antennas19................................................................................................................................................................
FM wire antenna19................................................................................................................................................................
AM loop antenna19................................................................................................................................................................
Using external antennas19................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting the speakers20................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker terminals21................................................................................................................................................................
Hints on speaker placement21................................................................................................................................................................
AC outlet22................................................................................................................................................................
Operating other Pioneer components22................................................................................................................................................................
Front panel23................................................................................................................................................................
Display25................................................................................................................................................................
Remote control27................................................................................................................................................................
Operating range of remote control unit29................................................................................................................................................................
Auto playback30................................................................................................................................................................
Listening in surround sound30................................................................................................................................................................
Standard surround sound30................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Home THX modes31................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Advanced surround effects31................................................................................................................................................................
Dolby Pro Logic IIx Music settings32................................................................................................................................................................
Neo:6 Music settings32................................................................................................................................................................
Listening in stereo32................................................................................................................................................................
Listening with Acoustic Calibration EQ33................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing the input signal33................................................................................................................................................................
Using Loudness and Midnight listening36................................................................................................................................................................
Enhancing dialog36................................................................................................................................................................
Using the tone controls36................................................................................................................................................................
Playing other sources37................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the multichannel analog inputs37................................................................................................................................................................
Using the sleep timer37................................................................................................................................................................
Setup menu38................................................................................................................................................................
Surround back speaker setting38................................................................................................................................................................
Manual MCACC speaker setup39................................................................................................................................................................
Fine Channel Level40................................................................................................................................................................
Fine Channel Distance40................................................................................................................................................................
Acoustic Calibration EQ41................................................................................................................................................................
Manual speaker setup43................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Setting44................................................................................................................................................................
Crossover Network45................................................................................................................................................................
Channel Level45................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Distance46................................................................................................................................................................
Listening to the radio47................................................................................................................................................................
Improving FM stereo sound47................................................................................................................................................................
Tuning directly to a station47................................................................................................................................................................
Saving station presets48................................................................................................................................................................
Naming station presets48................................................................................................................................................................
Listening to station presets48................................................................................................................................................................
An introduction to RDS49................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying RDS information49................................................................................................................................................................
Searching for RDS programs50................................................................................................................................................................
Using EON50................................................................................................................................................................
searches51................................................................................................................................................................
Making an audio or a video recording52................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the remote to control other components53................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting preset codes directly53................................................................................................................................................................
Programming signals from other remote controls54................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing one of the remote control button settings55................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing all of the remote control presets55................................................................................................................................................................
Direct function55................................................................................................................................................................
Confirming preset codes55................................................................................................................................................................
Controls for TVs56................................................................................................................................................................
Controls for other components57................................................................................................................................................................
Second Zone speaker B setup59................................................................................................................................................................
Switching the speaker system59................................................................................................................................................................
Bi-amping your front speakers60................................................................................................................................................................
Bi-wiring your speakers60................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting additional amplifiers61................................................................................................................................................................
Multi-room listening61................................................................................................................................................................
Making multi-room connections61................................................................................................................................................................
Using the sub room controls62................................................................................................................................................................
Using the i.LINK interface63................................................................................................................................................................
About i.LINK64................................................................................................................................................................
About PQLS rate control64................................................................................................................................................................
Creating an i.LINK network64................................................................................................................................................................
volt trigger65................................................................................................................................................................
Using this receiver with a Pioneer plasma display65................................................................................................................................................................
The Input Assign menu67................................................................................................................................................................
The Other Setup menu69................................................................................................................................................................
Dynamic Range Control Setup70................................................................................................................................................................
Dual Mono Setup70................................................................................................................................................................
LFE Attenuator Setup70................................................................................................................................................................
SR+ Setup for Pioneer plasma displays71................................................................................................................................................................
Multi Room Setup71................................................................................................................................................................
Volt Trigger Setup72................................................................................................................................................................
SACD Gain Setup72................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting73................................................................................................................................................................
Power73................................................................................................................................................................
No sound74................................................................................................................................................................
Other audio problems75................................................................................................................................................................
Video76................................................................................................................................................................
Settings77................................................................................................................................................................
i.LINK interface79................................................................................................................................................................
i.LINK messages79................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting the main unit80................................................................................................................................................................
Switching the speaker impedance80................................................................................................................................................................
Surround sound formats81................................................................................................................................................................
Dolby81................................................................................................................................................................
About THX82................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications83................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning the unit83................................................................................................................................................................