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For information on Demo Mode and System Reset, please see the back cover.
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Guidelines for setting up and using your new widescreen TV start on page 36.


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  • Page 1 LCD FLAT PANEL HDTV MODELS LT-37132 LT-46231 OWNER’S GUIDE • For questions: Call Consumer Relations at 800-332-2119. E-mail us at Visit our website at For information on Demo Mode and System Reset, please see the back cover. •...
  • Page 2: Fcc Declaration Of Conformity

    WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. FCC Declaration of Conformity Product: LCD HDTV Display Models: LT-37132, LT-46231 Responsible Party: Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. 9351 Jeronimo Road Irvine, CA 92618-1904 Telephone: (800) 332-2119 This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 3 Record the model number, serial number, and purchase date of your TV. The model and serial numbers are on the back of the TV. Refer to this page when requesting assistance with this TV. MODEL NUMBER (check one): LT-37132 LT-46231 SERIAL NUMBER...
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Important Information About Your TV General Warnings and Cautions, Notes on Installation and Operation General Warnings and Cautions, Notes on Installation and Operation Cleaning Recommendations Important Safeguards ..............Stand Removal Instructions Chapter 1: Television Overview Package Contents...
  • Page 5 Chapter 4: TV Operation and Features Remote Control ..............Choosing a Program Source ChannelView™...
  • Page 6: Important Information About Your Tv

    Important Information About Your TV WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or other reproductive harm. CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT. TV WEIGHT: This TV is heavy! Exercise extreme care when lifting or moving it.
  • Page 7: Cleaning Recommendations

    Cleaning Recommendations Normally, light dusting with a dry, non-scratching duster will keep your LCD TV clean. If cleaning beyond this is needed, please use the following guidelines: First, turn off the TV and unplug the power cord from the power outlet. Top and Sides of the TV •...
  • Page 8: Important Safeguards

    Important Safeguards Please read the following safeguards for your TV and retain for future reference. Always follow all warnings and instruc- tions marked on the television. 1. Read, Retain and Follow All Instructions Read all safety and operating instructions before operating the TV. Retain the safety and operating instructions for future reference.
  • Page 9: Replacement Parts

    Important Safeguards, continued 12. Power Lines An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system, extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits as contact with them might be fatal.
  • Page 10: Stand Removal Instructions

    See the illustration to the right. 4. LT-37132 model: Disconnect the Power Swivel Cable from the TV only. LT-46231 model: Skip Step 4. This model does not include the Power Swivel feature.
  • Page 11 Television Overview Package Contents Special Features of Your TV TV Front Panel, Power Button and Indicators Front Control Panel ........14 System Reset Button .
  • Page 12: Chapter 1: Television Overview

    Input Selection menu where you can easily find and select connected devices by name. Manual and Power Swivel Both TV models (LT-37132 and LT-46231) allow you to swivel the TV manually up to 30 degrees from left to right. In addition, the LT-37132 model has the Power Swivel...
  • Page 13 PC Connectivity The display has a PC DVI-I video connector that supports VGA, SVGA, XGA, or SXGA signals. Please see Appendix B for signal compatibility. Stereo audio inputs are also provided. Digital Cable Ready (CableCARD™) Your widescreen Mitsubishi HDTV is “Plug-and-Play” digital cable ready.
  • Page 14: Tv Front Panel, Power Button And Indicators

    TV Front Panel, Power Button and Indicators Front Control Panel To access the front control panel, gently press on the panel door located below the Mitsubishi logo on the front of the TV. The shaded buttons on the front control panel and the power button duplicate keys on the remote control.
  • Page 15: Tv Indicators

    TV Indicators Steady On Slow Blinking POWER/TIMER Indicator LED Color TV Condition TV is powered off. None TV is powered on. Blue 1. TV just plugged into AC outlet. Blue 2. AC just restored after power failure. 3. TV Rebooting after System Reset used.
  • Page 16: Back And Side Panels

    Back and Side Panels Side Panel 1. ANT 1/MAIN, ANT 2/AUX ( Antenna) If you are connecting an antenna, direct cable without a cable box, or are using cable with a CableCARD™, connect the main antenna or cable source to ANT 1/MAIN.
  • Page 17 Back and Side Panels, continued Back Panel 2 (bottom view) 4. AVR OUT (Audio only) AVR OUT (AUDIO/VIDEO RECEIVER OUT) L/R jacks send analog audio of the program currently shown on the screen to an A/V surround sound receiver or stereo system.
  • Page 18 Back and Side Panels, continued Side Panel 7. PC-DVI AUDIO Use the PC-DVI AUDIO jacks in conjunction with the PC-DVI video input from a personal computer. These jacks allow you to send left and right analog audio from your computer to the TV. 8.
  • Page 19: Cablecard™ Technology

    CableCARD™ Technology CableCARD is a nationwide system standard that allows your local cable TV provider to supply you with an access card customized to your account. This card allows your TV to receive, decode, and unscramble the premium digital channels included in your cable TV subscription without the use of a cable box.
  • Page 20: Cable Management

    Cable Management Both TV models provide cable ties that help keep cables properly organized and connected, especially important when the swivel feature is used. For more information about the swivel feature, see Manual and Power Swivel in Chapter 1. ����� ����� �����...
  • Page 21 TV Connections Connection Types ........Digital Video and Home Recording HDTV Cable Box or Satellite Receiver with Component Video Standard Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, or Other Device with S-Video...
  • Page 22: Connection Types

    Connection Types Video and Combined Audio/Video Connections These descriptions apply to TV video only and do not cover signals from personal computers. Picture Quality Name (most sources) HDMI Best (carry high- definition video when available) Component Video Good S -Video Fair Composite Video IEEE 1394...
  • Page 23: Digital Video And Home Recording

    Digital Video and Home Recording The table below will help you decide which type of connection to use for digital video. Digital video comes to your home in a compressed state, whether received on recorded media (e.g., disc) or broadcast over the air, over cable, or via satellite.
  • Page 24: Standard Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, Or Other Device With S-Video

    Standard Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, or Other Device with S-Video Required: S-Video cable and left/right analog stereo audio cables. Connect the cable from the outside cable or satellite service to CABLE IN or SATELLITE IN on the cable box or satellite receiver. 2.
  • Page 25: Antenna With A Single Lead

    Antenna with a Single Lead A. For an antenna with flat twin leads A 300-ohm-to-75-ohm transformer is required. This is not included with the TV, but is available at most electronics stores. A1. For an antenna with flat twin leads, connect the 300- ohm twin leads to the 300-ohm-to-75-ohm trans- former.
  • Page 26: Vcr To An Antenna Or Wall Outlet Cable

    VCR to an Antenna or Wall Outlet Cable Required: Two-way RF splitter, 3 coaxial cables, right and left analog audio cables, either S-video or video cable. These are not included with the TV but are available at most electronics stores. Connect the incoming cable or antenna to IN on the RF splitter.
  • Page 27: Vcr To A Cable Box (Audio & Video)

    VCR to a Cable Box (Audio & Video) Required: Two-way RF splitter, 4 coaxial cables, right and left audio cables, S-Video or composite video cable, plus component or S-Video cables and audio cables required to connect the TV to the cable box. Connect the incoming cable to IN on the RF splitter.
  • Page 28: Hdmi Device (Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, Dvd Player, Or Other Device)

    HDMI Device (Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, DVD Player, or Other Device) Required: HDMI-to-HDMI cable. This is not included with the TV. Connect an HDMI cable from the TV back panel to the HDMI device output. HDMI devices provide video and audio through this cable, so no other connection is required.
  • Page 29: Dvd Player With Component Video

    DVD Player with Component Video Component video cables and analog audio cables are required. These are not included with the TV. Connect the component video cables from Y PB PR VIDEO OUT on the back of the DVD player to the COMPONENT jacks on the TV back panel, match- ing the red, green, and blue colored connections.
  • Page 30: Older Cable Box

    Older Cable Box Required: 3 coaxial cables, one two-way RF splitter. These are not included with the TV. When this setup is complete, you can use the TV remote control, when programmed, to change channels on the cable box. Note: This connection is not recommended. The other connections described in this chapter provide better quality audio and video to the TV and allow NetCommand and TV Guide On Screen to work...
  • Page 31: Ieee 1394 Devices

    IEEE 1394 Devices Compatible IEEE 1394 Devices Compatible A/V devices include some, but not all, cable boxes, D-VHS VCRs, A/V discs, and future products. Some devices may have IEEE 1394 connectors but are not compatible with the TV. Areas of compatibility to consider are: 1.
  • Page 32 IEEE 1394 Devices, continued Tips for Connecting IEEE 1394 Devices • Do not loop the last device in the chain back to the TV. When the device chain is looped, the TV may not be able to work with the other devices.
  • Page 33: Ir Emitter Netcommand®/G-Link And Tv Guide On Screen

    IR Emitter NetCommand®/G-Link and TV Guide On Screen An IR emitter cable is included with the TV. The NetCommand system uses emitters connected to the IR EMITTER jack to control other devices such as VCRs, DVD players, cable boxes, and satellite receiv- ers.
  • Page 34: Helpful Hints For Netcommand Connections

    Helpful Hints for NetCommand Connections Q. My VCR (or other device) does not have two sets of stereo audio outputs. How can I connect this device’s audio to both the TV and the A/V Receiver (AVR)? A. You need to connect the device to the TV and then make changes to the AVR setup. Connect the VCR’s audio and video to the TV;...
  • Page 35 TV Setup Guidelines for Setting Up and Using Your New Widescreen TV When You First Power On the TV Using the TV’s Setup Menu When You First Connect a Device Initial NetCommand® Setup Additional Setup Using the NetCommand Menu ......
  • Page 36: Chapter 3: Tv Setup

    Guidelines for Setting Up and Using Your New Widescreen TV Getting Started 1. Read the section entitled “Important Information About Your TV” starting on page 6. 2. Choose a location for your TV. • Allow at least four inches of space on all sides of the TV to help prevent overheating.
  • Page 37: Changing Channels

    Installing the Remote Control Batteries 1. Remove the remote control’s back cover by gently pressing in the tab and lifting off the cover. 2. Load the batteries, making sure the polarities (+) and (-) are correct. For best results, insert the negative (-) end first.
  • Page 38: When You First Power On The Tv

    When You First Power On the TV Choosing a Language for Menus When you power on the TV for the first time, you can select either English or Spanish for all menus. You can later change the language through the Setup menu. Figure 1.
  • Page 39: Setting The Clock Manually

    Setup Menu, continued • In the TV Guide On Screen® system, the chan- nels displayed and the order in which they are displayed are independent of the TV’s channel memorization. Refer to the TV Guide On Screen Interactive Program Guide User’s Manual for detailed instructions on editing channels shown in this guide.
  • Page 40: When You First Connect A Device

    Setup Menu, continued Set Day Select the day or days that the TV will turn on automati- cally. Press to select Daily, Mon-Fri (Monday through Friday), or individual days of the week. Press move to the Time box. Set Time With the hour highlighted in yellow characters, press repeatedly to slowly increment the hour and associated AM/PM indicator or press and hold to quickly increment...
  • Page 41: When You First Connect A Device

    When You First Connect a Device, continued Cablebox Camcorder DVD2 DVR (digital video recorder, recordable DVD) Game HD Disc (high-definition disc) Satellite The name you assign here will appear in the Input Selection menu and can be changed later through the Input Name menu.
  • Page 42: Initial Netcommand® Setup

    When You First Connect a Device, continued 1. Connect the device to the TV with an IEEE 1394 cable first. 2. When the New 1394 Device screen appears with the Analog Connection check box highlighted, press ENTER to enter a check mark. See figure 7, New 1394 Device screen.
  • Page 43: Netcommand Specialized Device Keys

    NetCommand Specialized Device Keys Refer to this chart when “learning” device keys. Write in functions you assign to the F1–F4 keys. Cable, Sat, Receiver DVD ‡‡ These are paired functions (e.g. Power and Power Off). When the original remote control uses a single button for both functions, learn only the first of the paired functions.
  • Page 44: Additional Setup Using The Netcommand Menu

    Initial NetCommand® Setup, continued Name you select for the device Figure 8. Highlight the Auto Input Sensing screen’s Learn button and press ENTER to open the NetCommand Learn screen. Figure 9. In the NetCommand Learn screen, you tell the TV to remember key commands to send to another device via an IR emitter.
  • Page 45: Additional Setup Using The Netcommand Menu

    Initial NetCommand® Setup, continued Review TV Connections You can verify TV connections during TV setup or at any time afterward using the Review screen. In the NetCommand menu, press and press ENTER to display the Review screen (see figure 11). To Turn Off Unused Antenna Inputs Un-check one (or both) antenna inputs to remove the icon(s) from the Input Selection menu.
  • Page 46 Additional Setup Using the NetCommand Menu, continued • To delete keys: Highlight the name of the key you wish to delete and press CANCEL on the TV remote control. This clears the checkmark to indicate that the key has been removed. To Replace One Device with Another on an Input Jack 1.
  • Page 47 Additional Setup Using the NetCommand Menu, continued ���������� ��������� ������ ������������ ���������������������� �� ��������� �������� ����� Figure 14. Overview of A/V receiver connections described Automatic A/V Receiver Switching, Part 1: Learn IR Codes for A/V Receiver Inputs 1. Connect your A/V receiver to the TV and DVD player. See chapter 2, “TV Connections,”...
  • Page 48 Additional Setup Using the NetCommand Menu, continued 4. Highlight the text box under AV RECEIVER SETUP. 5. Confirm that the setting is at None, the default. This setting tells the TV to automatically transfer VCR audio to the A/V receiver. The TV converts analog audio to digital for ouput to a digital A/V receiver.
  • Page 49 TV Operation and Features Remote Control ........Choosing a Program Source ChannelView™...
  • Page 50: Chapter 4: Tv Operation And Features

    For control of IEEE 1394 devices, see chapter 6. (Adjust Up/down/Left/Right): Navigate menus and change settings. Power Swivel (LT-37132 model only): With no menu or slider displayed, swivels the TV thirty degrees left or right. Swivel is not available in Split Screen mode.
  • Page 51: Sleep Timer

    Remote Control, continued 27 28 Figure 1. Full Size Remote Control Sleep Timer Setting the Sleep Timer 1. Press SLEEP on the remote control. 2. Press SLEEP additional times to increase the time in 30- minute increments up to the maximum of 120 minutes. 3.
  • Page 52: Choosing A Program Source

    Choosing a Program Source NOTE: If your only viewing sources are connected to the ANT 1 and ANT 2 antenna jacks, you can switch inputs without the Input Selection menu. Press INPUT to switch between ANT 1 and ANT 2. To verify which is the current source while watching TV, press INFO to see the on-screen status display.
  • Page 53: Status Display

    Status Display The on-screen status display appears when you turn on the TV, change inputs, change channels, or press the INFO button on the remote control. The most common displays Analog Program 1. Source Antenna or Input 2. Analog Channel being received (If an antenna source) 3.
  • Page 54: Split Screen

    Split Screen Split Screen allows you to view pictures from two different sources at the same time. Split Screen is available when you have video sources connected to the TV in addition to connections on ANT 1 or ANT 2. Operation Split Screen Operations Turn Split Screen on or off...
  • Page 55 16:9 Main Picture/ 16:9 Main Picture/ 4:3 Sub-Picture 16:9 Sub-Picture 16:9 Main 4:3 Sub- 16:9 Main Picture Picture Picture ‡ ‡ 16:9 Main 4:3 Sub- 16:9 Main Picture Picture Picture 16:9 Main 4:3 Sub- 16:9 Main Picture Picture Picture Display choices. Press the FORMAT key repeatedly while in Split Screen mode to view different displays. Note: When PC or HDMI 1080p is the signal source for the Main picture, only one size combination is available.
  • Page 56: Tv Signals And Picture Formats

    TV Signals and Picture Formats This is a widescreen TV, also known as a 16:9 TV. This shape reflects the new types of picture formats available from HDTV and many DVDs. There are still many older style narrow-screen picture formats (for example, 4:3 aspect ratio) you will encounter.
  • Page 57 TV Picture Formats See descriptions on the preceding page. ��������������� ������������������������ ���������� �������� ���������������������������� ������������������ ������ ���������������� ������������������ ������������ ��������������������������������� ���������������������� ���� ������������������� ���������������������� ���������������������������������������� ����������������� ������� ��������������� ������������������ ������������������������������������ ������������������ ������������ ��������������� ��������������������� ������������������������������������ ������ �������� ������������������ ������������������� ����������������������������� ���������������...
  • Page 58: Manual And Power Swivel

    Manual and Power Swivel Both TV models allow you to swivel the TV manually up to 30 degrees from left to right. In addition, the LT-37132 model has the Power Swivel feature, which automatically swivels the TV left or right when you press the buttons on the remote control.
  • Page 59 TV Menu Settings 3D Graphical Main Menu ........Setup Menu .
  • Page 60: Chapter 5: Tv Menu Settings

    3D Graphical Your TV has Mitsubishi’s exclusive 3D Graphical information for menu choices and changes using the TV’s remote control. Menu Screens A picture (icon) is highlighted on the menu screen when selected with the directional arrows . You may then make changes within the menu or access sub- menus, if available.
  • Page 61: Main Menu

    Main Menu Press MENU on the remote control to open the Main menu, figure 1. See below for an overview of the options available through the Main menu. Setup Select English or Spanish for menus and on-screen displays. Memorize the available channels for the antenna or cable service connected to the ANT 1 and ANT 2 jacks.
  • Page 62: Setup Menu

    Setup Menu See chapter 3, “TV Setup,” for use of the Setup menu. NetCommand Menu The features described in this section are available even if you have not performed NetCommand setup. See chapter 3, “TV Setup,” for options available for NetCommand-con- trolled devices.
  • Page 63: Record Menu

    NetCommand Menu, continued IMPORTANT When you change the name of an input and then exit the menus, A/V memories are reset to default and NetCommand learning is erased. IMPORTANT It is possible to use the same name for more than one input. To avoid confusion, be sure to use different names for each input.
  • Page 64: Channel Menu

    Channel Menu Settings for the Channel FAV Memory Number Shown Banks Figure 7. Channel menu Antenna (Channel Menu) Select either 1 (ANT 1 MAIN) or 2 (ANT 2 AUX) as the antenna source for the channels you wish to edit. Channel (Channel Menu) Select the affected channel number (shown in the Channel box) in any of three ways:...
  • Page 65 Channel Menu, continued FAV (Channel Menu) The FAV feature lets you store groups of favorite channels in up to nine different FAV memory banks. For example, each household member can store favorite channels in their own bank or you can store groups of channels by content, e.g., news, sports, children’s programming, etc.
  • Page 66: Captions Menu

    Captions Menu For analog channels, broadcasters can send either stan- dard closed captions or text service. Standard closed captions follow the dialogue of the characters on screen and display in a small section of the screen. Text-service closed captions often contain information such as weather or news and cover a large portion of the screen.
  • Page 67: Background Opacity

    Captions Menu, continued Size Select the desired font size. Large is the recommended font size. Color The available font colors are listed below. Text and back- ground cannot be set to the same color. White Yellow Black Green Magenta Cyan Blue Background You can change the background color to make the digital...
  • Page 68: Parental Lock Menu

    Parental Lock Menu The Parental Lock menu gives you control over three different types of parental controls. You must use a pass code to open this menu to enable/disable the lock options. The three parental controls available are: Ratings (U.S. Ratings/Other Ratings) •...
  • Page 69 Parental Lock Menu, continued U.S. Ratings Menu Use this menu to turn U.S. rating restrictions on or off and to change the permitted rating levels. TV Content Categories U.S. Restric- TV Rating and tions On/Off Supplemental Restrictions Figure 11. U.S. Ratings menu 1.
  • Page 70: Bypassing The Ratings Lock And Lock By Time

    Parental Lock Menu, continued 1. Highlight the button labelled Other Ratings on the Parental Lock menu (see figure 9) and press ENTER to open the Other Ratings menu (see figure 11). to select On or Off. 2. Press 3. If you selected On, press to move to the Rating Group box.
  • Page 71: V-Chip Signal Information

    V-Chip Signal Information V-Chip ratings let you control the types of programming that can be viewed on the TV. V-Chip ratings are displayed when you change the channel or press INFO on the remote control. TV Ratings TV ratings apply to TV programs and made-for-TV movies. You can apply supplemental blocking to TV ratings based on the TV content categories described below.
  • Page 72: Audio/Video Menu

    Audio/Video Menu Figure 13. Audio/Video Menu A/V Memory Reset A/V Memory Reset allows you to reset a specific input’s A/V settings to the original factory settings. Highlight the box and press to select the input name. Next press ENTER. The audio settings of Balance, Listen to, and Language are general TV settings unaffected by A/V Memory Reset.
  • Page 73 Audio/Video Menu, continued • To receive the best fidelity with music programs, change this setting to Off. • When connecting to an A/V receiver, set Level Sound to Off and turn off the TV speakers to send full dynamics to the A/V receiver. Analog-Only Audio Settings You can set analog-only audio settings while viewing either analog or digital sources, but the settings affect...
  • Page 74: Video Settings

    63 as the maximum, 31 as the mid- point, and 0 as the minimum. ◊ (Power) Swivel: For LT-37132 model only. Swivels the TV thirty degrees left or right. When a different menu or slider is displayed, Power Swivel can not be...
  • Page 75 Audio/Video Menu, continued ◊ Video Noise: Reduces minor noise (graininess) in the picture. Use the Low setting with good-quality signals. Use High with poor-quality signals. Turn off to leave the picture unaltered. ◊ Back Light: Lets you adjust the TV’s back-light peak brightness settings for optimal viewing in different room lighting conditions.
  • Page 77: Chapter 6: Netcommand Functions

    NetCommand Functions NetCommand-Controlled Devices and the Input Selection Menu NetCommand-Controlled Recording Using IEEE 1394 Devices ........... .
  • Page 78: Netcommand-Controlled Devices And The Input Selection Menu

    NetCommand-Controlled Devices and the Input Selection Menu For devices under NetCommand control, the Input Selec- tion menu allows you to: • Select the device for viewing • Switch audio between the TV speakers and A/V receiver • Power compatible devices on or off •...
  • Page 79: Netcommand-Controlled Recording

    NetCommand-Controlled Recording This section describes making recordings independently of the TV Guide On Screen system. For instructions on setting up recordings using TV Guide On Screen, see the separate TV Guide On Screen® Interactive Program Guide User’s Manual. Recording from the Recording Setup Menu You can schedule the recording to take place at a later time and program the recording duration for a minimum of 30 minutes and a maximum of six hours (in 30-minute...
  • Page 80 NetCommand-Controlled Recording, continued Immediate Recording from ChannelView 1. Press INPUT to open the Input Selection menu. High- light an ANT 1 or ANT 2 program source and press ENTER. 2. Press GUIDE to open the ChannelView channel guide for the current antenna input. 3.
  • Page 81: Record Setup

    NetCommand-Controlled Recording, continued Record Menu: Setting Recording Defaults The Record menu allows you to set defaults for your recording devices, set up recordings, view the Record List, and cancel scheduled recordings. Highlight the Record icon on the Main menu and press ENTER to view the Record menu.
  • Page 82 NetCommand-Controlled Recording, continued Restrictions for Traditional VCRs with NetCommand- and TV Guide On Screen- Controlled Recording • Your VCR must be connected directly to the MONITOR OUTPUT VIDEO and LEFT/RIGHT audio outputs. • The VCR must be set manually to “Line Input.” Display the Input Selection menu, highlight the VCR and press GUIDE to change VCR inputs.
  • Page 83: Using Ieee 1394 Devices

    Using IEEE 1394 Devices IEEE 1394 Devices and the Input Selection Menu When you connect an IEEE 1394 device to the TV network and power it on, the new device is automatically detected. Some non-audio/video or incompatible IEEE 1394 devices, such as personal computers (PCs), may not be detected by the TV and do not appear in the Input Selec- tion menu.
  • Page 84 The TV Remote Control and IEEE 1394 Devices • For satellite receivers and cable boxes, you may also be able to use the numbers or other additional buttons. • For an IEEE 1394 cable box or satellite receiver, you can also try using the CABLE/SAT position of the TV remote control to see if it can operate the device.
  • Page 85 A/V Discs A/V Disc Track List Screen When viewing an A/V Disc: • Press GUIDE to display its Track List (see figure below). • Press to navigate through the Track List. • To play a track, select it on the list, then press ENTER. Press INFO to view details for a highlighted track, if •...
  • Page 86 Chapter 6. NetCommand Functions Chapter 6. NetCommand Functions...
  • Page 87 Using the TV with a Personal Computer Setup ......... . . Video Adjustments Connecting a Computer to the TV Adjusting Image Resolution...
  • Page 88: Setup

    Setup 1. See the TV specifications in Appendix B to confirm that your computer video signal is compatible with the 2. Note whether the computer supplies a digital or analog video signal. You will need this information during the setup procedure. •...
  • Page 89: Connecting A Computer To The Tv

    Connecting a Computer to the TV Computer with DVI Digital Monitor Output Required: DVI-to-DVI cable, stereo audio cables If the computer’s audio output is a single mini jack, a mini audio-to-RCA-male “Y” adapter cable is also required. Connect the DVI-to-DVI cable from the computer DVI output to the PC-DVI jack on the TV back panel.
  • Page 90 Connecting a Computer to the TV, continued Computer with VGA 15-Pin Monitor Output (Analog Video) Required: 15-pin computer VGA-to-DVI-A/VGA-to-DVI-D cable or a VGA computer cable and a DVI/VGA adapter, stereo audio cable. If the computer’s audio output is a single mini jack, a mini audio-to-RCA-male “Y”...
  • Page 91: Adjusting Image Resolution

    Adjusting Image Resolution Your Mitsubishi TV can display resolutions from standard VGA (640 x 480) through 1920 x 1080 signals at a refresh rate of 60 Hz. The resolution of 1920 x 1080 is supported at refresh rates of 24, 30, and 60 Hz. See Appendix B in this book for more on compatible screen resolutions.
  • Page 92: Computer Display Formats

    Computer Display Formats Computer Signal Format 640 X 480 WVGA 848 X 480 SVGA 800 X 600 WSVGA 1064 X 600 1024 X 768 PC 720p 1280 X 720 WXGA 1365 X 768 SXGA 1280 X 1024 (DVI-D signals only) Format PC 1080p 1920 X 1080...
  • Page 93: Appendices

    Appendices Appendix A: Bypassing the Parental Lock Appendix B: Specifications Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Appendix D: Troubleshooting ..........
  • Page 95: Appendix A: Bypassing The Parental Lock

    Appendix A: Bypassing the Parental Lock IMPORTANT Cut along the dotted line and file bypass instructions in a safe place for future reference. Appendices Bypassing the Parental Lock After you set the lock, you must use your pass code to view a locked program, view the locked TV, cancel the lock, or enter the Parental Lock menus.
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  • Page 97: Appendix B: Specifications

    Audio Inputs pairs PC DVI-I Input Color active matrix LCD 1920 x 1080 dots LT-37132: Direct Type 18 CCFTs ; LT-46231: Direct Type 24 CCFTs Over-the-Air: VHF 2–13, UHF 14–69 Analog Cable: 1–125 Digital Cable: 1–135 Analog NTSC, Digital ATSC with sub-channels...
  • Page 98 Description Video Audio (Signal) Audio (Speakers) Digital Interfaces Digital Audio Output IEEE 1394 (input/output) (2 rear) Physical Characteristics and Power Consumption Model Height LT-37132 26.8 LT-46231 31.7 Environmental Conditions Model Operating Temperature LT-37132 LT-46231 IEEE 1394 System Compatibility • This television is designed to conform to IEEE 1394 AV/C Software standards in effect at the time of development.
  • Page 99: Appendix C: Programming The Remote Control

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control This appendix explains how to program the TV’s remote control to operate other A/V devices. This is distinct from NetCommand “Learning.” To summarize: the TV’s remote control can be made to operate other devices by two dif- ferent methods: •...
  • Page 100: Programming The Remote Control

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming the Remote Control Method 1: Code Entry Move the slide switch at the top of the remote to the position for the product you want to control. Refer to the table below. Only one of each device type can be controlled in each slide-switch position.
  • Page 101: Programming Codes

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Audio Lock: Universal A/V Receiver Control With Audio Lock active, the remote control operates the volume and mute functions of the A/V receiver in all positions of the slide switch. Activate Audio Lock if you normally use an A/V receiver with your TV and other A/V equipment.
  • Page 102 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued A/V Receivers Brand Code Audiotronic 31189 Audiovox 31627, 31390 B & K 30840, 30820, 30701 Bel Canto Design 31584 30702 Bose 31253, 31229, 30639 Brix 31602 Cambridge Soundworks 31477 Capetronic 30531 Carver 31289, 31189, 30189, 30121 Coby...
  • Page 103 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued CD Players Brand Code 31294, 30072 Kenwood 30826, 30681, 30626, 30190, 30037, 30028, 31711, 31373, 31372, 31318 Koss 31317 Krell 30157 31208 30157 Linn 30305 Magnavox 30305, 30157, 30038 Marantz 30626, 30435, 30180, 30157, 30038, 30029 Mark Levinson 31484...
  • Page 104 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued Cable Boxes Brand Code Hamlin 10273, 10259, 10034, 10020, 10009 Hitachi 10011 Hytex 10007 i3 Micro 11602 Jasco 10315, 10153, 10015 Jerrold 10810, 10476,10276, 10024, 10015, 10014, 10012, 10011, 10003 Linsay 10440 Magnavox 10027...
  • Page 105 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued DVD Players/Recorders Brand Code Curtis Mathes 21087 CyberHome 21129, 21117, 21024, 21023, 20874, 20816 Daewoo 21242, 21234, 21172, 21169, 20869, 20833, 20784, 20705 Daytek 20872 Denon 20634, 20490 Desay 21407 Disney 21270, 20675 Dual 21085, 21068...
  • Page 106 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued DVD Players/Recorders Brand Code Techwood 20692 Terapin 21031 Theta Digital 20571 Toshiba 21154, 20695, 20503 Tredex 20804, 20803, 20800, 20799 Urban Concepts 20503 US Logic 20839 Venturer 20790 Vizio 21226, 21064 Vocopro 21027 Xbox...
  • Page 107 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued VCRs and DVRs Brand Code 21972 Admiral 20479, 20209, 20048 Adventura 20000 Aiko 20278 Aiwa 20307, 20124, 20037, 20000 Akai 20242, 20175, 20106, 20061, 20041 Alienware 21972 America Action 20278 American High 20035 Asha 20240...
  • Page 108 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control Programming Codes, continued VCRs and DVRs Brand Code Optonica 20062 Orion 20479, 20295, 20209, 20184, 20002 Panasonic 21262, 21162, 21062, 20616, 20225, 20162, 20077, 20035 Penney 20240, 20054, 20042, 20040, 20038, 20037, 20035 Pentax 20105, 20042 Philco 20035...
  • Page 109: Appendix D: Troubleshooting

    Appendix D: Troubleshooting TV Reset Functions You can resolve many common TV problems using the reset functions described in the following table. See also the additional troubleshooting suggestions later in this appendix. IMPORTANT Before you change sound or picture settings: If picture or sound settings seem wrong for a broadcast Reset Name When to Use...
  • Page 110 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued Reset Name When to Use Parental Lock To change your Parental Pass Code Lock Pass Code Front-Panel Lock To re-enable the front- Release panel controls after activation of the Front- Panel Lock System Reset If the TV does not turn on or off, does not respond to the remote control or front panel buttons, or...
  • Page 111 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued General TV Operation Symptom The TV remote control does not work. TV does not respond to the remote control or to front panel control and TV will not power on or off. When a device is selected from the Input Selection menu, the screen is blue (no signal source).
  • Page 112 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued TV Power On/Off Symptom TV takes an excessively long time to power You cannot program the TV to turn on auto- matically (Timer function) The TV will not turn on after being plugged TV turned itself off and the light on the front panel started to blink.
  • Page 113 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued Picture Symptom Screen is black when trying to view digital channels or IEEE 1394 device. 10. DVCR analog/digital problems. 11. Cannot see a picture from a DV Camcorder. Indicators Symptom Status indicator light is a steady/flashing red. Service may be required. Turn off the TV and unplug the set Sound Symptom There is no sound even when the volume is...
  • Page 114 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued IEEE 1394 Recording Symptom Program to be recorded was correctly selected from ChannelView, however, incor- rect program was recorded. Incomplete ChannelView program recorded. Recording device may lack sufficient blank space to make a full ChannelView program recording failed. Cannot record to or from the IEEE 1394 device, including dubbed recordings.
  • Page 115 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued IEEE 1394 Devices Symptom There is no audio and video from the IEEE 1394 device. The IEEE 1394 device cannot be selected (is grayed out). All IEEE 1394 devices disappear. An IEEE 1394 device has been plugged in but does not appear in the Input Selection menu (not discovered).
  • Page 116 Appendix D: Troubleshooting, continued NetCommand Symptom NetCommand unable to learn specific device keys. The A/V Receiver is the selected audio source but there is no sound. There is no sound when I switch to the A/V receiver in the Input Selection menu, even though I have physically connected the TV to the A/V receiver and learned IR codes for the receiver inputs.
  • Page 117: Trademark And License Information

  • Page 118: Mitsubishi Tv Software

    Mitsubishi TV Software END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR EMBEDDED SOFTWARE IMPORTANT – READ CAREFULLY: This License Agreement is a legal agreement between you (either an individual or an entity) and Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. (MDEA) for all software pre installed and/or provided along with this television (“Software”). By utilizing this television and Software, you agree to be bound by the terms of this License Agreement.
  • Page 119 MITSUBISHI LCD FLAT PANEL HDTV LIMITED WARRANTY MITSUBISHI DIGITAL ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. (“MDEA”) warrants to the original purchaser of this LCD Flat Panel HDTV that if purchased from an authorized MITSUBISHI Audio/Video Dealer, should it prove defective by reason of improper workmanship and/or material: a.
  • Page 120: Index

    Index A/V Discs 85 A/V Memory Reset. See Reset A/V Receiver Adding NetCommand Control 46 Connecting 29 A/V Reset. See Reset Adjust Keys (Up/Down/Left/Right) 50, 60 Anamorphic Picture Format 81 DVD Definnitions 56 Playback 81 Antenna Adjusting and the Signal Strength Meter 64 Connecting 25 Antenna Inputs (ANT 1/MAIN, ANT...
  • Page 121 Audio and Closed Captions 66 and status Display 53 MUTE key 50 Video Mute 72 NetCommand® A/V Receiver Control 44 Compared to Programming the Remote Control 99 Description 13, 42 Initial Setup 14, 42 Input Selection Menu 78 IR Emitters 33 IR Sensor 14 Menu 44, 62 Specialized Device Keys 43...
  • Page 122 For questions, call Consumer Relations at Visit our website at Demo Mode This TV has a demo mode for use in retail stores. Demo mode causes the TV to display a series of screens outlining the TV’s features. To turn off demo mode: 1.

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