Mitsubishi Electric LT-40148 Owner's Manual

Mitsubishi Electric LT-40148 Owner's Manual

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148 Series
LT-40148, LT-46148, LT-52148
246 Series
LT-46246, LT-52246
For questions:
Visit our website at
E-mail us at
Call Consumer Relations at
For information on
To order replacement or additional remote controls or Owner's Guides, visit our website at or call 800-553-7278.
Guidelines for setting up and using your new widescreen TV start on page 12.
System Reset, please see the back cover.


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  • Page 1 LCD FLAT PANEL HDTV MODELS 148 Series LT-40148, LT-46148, LT-52148 246 Series LT-46246, LT-52246 OWNER’S GUIDE • For questions: Visit our website at E-mail us at Call Consumer Relations at • For information on System Reset, please see the back cover.
  • Page 2: Fcc Declaration Of Conformity

    State of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or other reproductive harm. FCC Declaration of Conformity Product: LCD Flat Panel HDTV Models: LT-40148, LT-46148, LT-52148 LT-46246, LT-52246 Responsible Mitsubishi Digital Electronics Party: America, Inc. 9351 Jeronimo Road...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Important Information About Your TV Important Safety Instructions ....Installation and Operating Notes TV Guide Daily Access Requirements Cleaning Recommendations ....1 Television Overview Package Contents .
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions Please read the following safeguards for your TV and retain for future reference. Always follow all warnings and instructions marked on the television. Read these instructions. 2) Keep these instructions. 3) Heed all warnings. 4) Follow all instructions. 5) Do not use this apparatus near water.
  • Page 5: Installation And Operating Notes

    Installation Notes Wall Mount Requirements For wall-mounting, see “Stand Removal,” page 11. Use with other than the authorized accessories may cause the TV to become unstable, which can cause damage to the product or possible injury. Custom cabinet installation must allow for proper air circulation around the television.
  • Page 6: Television Overview

    Television Overview Package Contents Please take a moment to review the following list of items to ensure that you have received everything. Remote Control Two AA Batteries Cable Tie with Pin Owner’s Guide Quick Reference Guide Quick Connect Guide Product Registration Card IR Emitter cable (two-ended with 148 series;...
  • Page 7: Tv Control Panel And Convenience Inputs

    DVD players, cable boxes, and satellite receivers. Net- Command can “learn” remote control signals directly from many devices, allowing you to create a custom- ized NetCommand-controlled home-theater system. NetCommand for HDMI HDMI devices with Consumer Electronics Control (CEC) capabilities may be compatible with the TV’s NetCom- mand for HDMI feature.
  • Page 8 Front-Panel Indicators • STATUS indicator. Off during normal TV operation. POWER/TIMER • indicator. Lit when TV is powered on; flashes when TV is powered off and the auto-on TV Timer is set. • IR Sensor (Infrared Sensor). Detects infra- red signals emitted by the remote control. Steady On Slow Blinking POWER Indicator...
  • Page 9: Tv Main Panel

    TV Main Panel HDMI VIDEO: 480i, 480p /720p 1080i /1080p AUDIO: PCM STEREO PC: VGA, W-VGA, SVGA, W-SVGA, XGA, W-XGA, SXGA / 720p/1080p NetCommand S-VIDEO Output / External Controller Input INPUT3 VIDEO AUDIO Y / VIDEO DVI/PC AUDIO INPUT2 INPUT1 AVR AUDIO OUTPUT ANT2/AUX...
  • Page 10 TV Main Panel, continued 8. HDMI™ Inputs (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) The HDMI inputs support uncompressed standard and high- definition digital video formats and PCM digital stereo audio. Use the HDMI inputs to connect to CEA-861 HDMI compli- ant devices such as a high-definition receiver or DVD player. These inputs support 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, and 1080p video formats.
  • Page 11: Stand Removal

    Stand Removal At least TWO PEOPLE are needed to safely remove the stand. Have one person hold the TV while the other person removes the stand. Failure to follow these recommendations may result in personal injury and damage to the product. Stand-Removal Procedure: Disconnect the TV’s AC power cord from the AC power outlet.
  • Page 12: Tv Setup

    TV Set-Up Guidelines for Setting Up and Using Your New Widescreen TV Getting Started Review the important safety, installation, and oper- ating information at the beginning of this book. Choose a location for your TV. • Allow at least four inches of space on all sides of the TV to help prevent overheating.
  • Page 13 Additional TV Setup Review chapter 5, “TV Menus,” to customize TV operation. Press the MENU key to enter the menu system. Some examples of settings you may wish to change include: • Fav. Use an on-screen menu to create custom lists of your favorite channels from ANT 1 and ANT 2.
  • Page 14: Initial Tv Setup

    Initial TV Setup Use the Setup menu for basic TV setup options. Press MENU to open the Main menu. to highlight the Setup icon and display the Press Setup menu. Memorizing Channels For ANT 1 and ANT 2 Note: 246 Series TV. If using a CableCARD, the TV will automatically acquire the complete list of available channels from the service pro- vider.
  • Page 15 Setting Up TV Inputs, continued Auto Input Sensing for CEC-Enabled Devices When the TV’s NetCommand for HDMI feature is enabled, most CEC-enabled devices are recognized and identified automatically by the TV. NetCommand for HDMI may allow you to control functions of a CEC- enabled device.
  • Page 16: Controlling A/V Receiver Sound Volume

    Setting Up TV Inputs, continued Tips on Auto Sensing and Changing Connected Devices • Choose a different name for each input. • Antenna inputs ( ANT 1/ANT 2) are never detected, although you can turn off unused antenna inputs in the Inputs >...
  • Page 17 About 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. Source device connected directly to the TV Remote Control Programming with Any Connection Type Program the remote control to operate the A/V device.
  • Page 18: Using The Tv With A Personal Computer

    Using the TV with a Personal Computer Connecting a Computer to the TV Use one of the connection methods listed below based on your computer’s video output. Computer Video Connection Video Output Digital DVI DVI-to-HDMI cable or an HDMI cable with an HDMI-to- DVI adapter Note: If the computer’s audio output...
  • Page 19: Computer Display Formats

    Using the TV with a Personal Computer Computer Video Adjustments Power on the computer if it is not already on. PC from the Input Selection menu. To do Select this, press INPUT to open the Input Selection menu, move the highlight to the PC icon, and press ENTER. Working from the computer, change the resolution of the computer image.
  • Page 20: Using A Cablecard

    Using a CableCARD 246 Series TVs The CableCARD™ system 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. The system is unidirectional, meaning that certain digital cable services, such as requests for video-on-demand and pay-per-view programs, a cable operator’s enhanced program guide, and data- enhanced television services may require use of a...
  • Page 21: Tv Connections

    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 14 for more on Auto Input Sensing. Connection Types Review the connection types available on your input devices and use connections that will give the best video quality.
  • Page 22: Hdtv Cable Box Or Satellite Receiver, Dvd Player, Or Other Device With Component Video

    HDTV Cable Box or Satellite Receiver, DVD Player, or Other Device with Component Video If your cable box or satellite receiver has an HDMI output, use the connections for HDMI devices described on this page. Required: RCA component video cables, left/right analog stereo audio cables.
  • Page 23: Dvi Video Device

    DVI Video Device (Cable Box, Satellite Receiver, DVD Player, or Other Device) Connect DVI devices (digital only) to the TV’s HDMI input jacks. Analog stereo audio cables and a DVI-to-HDMI cable or DVI/HDMI adapter and HDMI cable are required. Connect the DVI-to-HDMI cable (recommended) or HDMI cable with DVI/HDMI adapter from the DVI device’s back panel to the TV’s HDMI jack.
  • Page 24: Wall Outlet Cable (No Cable Box)

    Wall Outlet Cable (no cable box) (can be used with a CableCARD™) It is very important to connect the incoming cable for your primary viewing source to ANT 1. Connect the primary incoming coaxial lead cable to ANT 1 on the TV main panel. For an optional secondary antenna source, connect an antenna (or cable) to ANT 2.
  • Page 25: Vcr To An Antenna Or Wall Outlet Cable

    VCR to an Antenna or Wall Outlet Cable Required: Two-way RF splitter, two coaxial cables, right and left analog audio cables, either S-video or compos- ite video cable. Connect the incoming cable or antenna to RF splitter. Connect one coaxial cable from splitter to ANTENNA IN on the VCR back panel.
  • Page 26: Older Cable Box

    Connect either an S-Video or composite video cable from VIDEO OUT on the VCR back panel to a VIDEO composite or S-VIDEO jack on the TV main panel. Connect only one type of video cable. S-Video is preferable to composite video, if avail- able.
  • Page 27: A/V Receiver (Sound System) Using The Tv's Audio Output

    A/V Receiver (Sound System) Using the TV’s Audio Output Most setups require either a digital audio cable or analog stereo audio cables. To send audio from TV channels received on ANT 1, ANT 2, or devices con- nected directly to the TV, you must use one of the con- nections shown below.
  • Page 28: Camcorder

    Camcorder Convenience input jacks on the TV’s side panel offer the easiest way to connect a camcorder. Two different connection options are described on this page. You can alternatively use any of the jacks on the main connection panel. Use jacks on the TV’s side panel to connect a camcorder A: Y Pb Pr Component Video Connection Required: Component video and analog stereo audio...
  • Page 29: Tv Operation And Features

    TV Operation and Features Choosing a Viewing Source Input Selection menu Choose a viewing source from the Input Selection menu. The current TV input appears as a full-color icon in this menu. Press INPUT to display the Input Selection menu. If there are only two inputs to the TV, INPUT switches between them without displaying the menu.
  • Page 30: Remote Control

    Remote Control 1. POWER: Switches TV power on and off. 2. Slide Switch: Selects the A/V device to be oper- ated by the remote control. Set the slide switch to TV for operation of the TV, and NetCommand- controlled devices. Control of additional devices requires programing (see Appendix C, “Program- ming the Remote Control.”...
  • Page 31: Channelview Channel Listings

    Remote Control, continued For devices operating independently of NetCommand: The F1–F4 keys work like the A, B, C, D buttons on some cable boxes, satellite receivers, and DVD players. Program the remote control for your equipment and test the keys. See Appendix C, “Programming the Remote Control.”...
  • Page 32: Status Display

    Status Display Press the INFO key to see the on-screen status display. The most common displays are shown here. You will rarely, if ever, see all status indicators at the same time. On-screen status display sample information Analog Sources Source antenna or input Analog channel being received (antenna sources only) Analog channel name (if named in the Setup >...
  • Page 33: Fav (Favorite Channels)

    Fav (Favorite Channels) Use the six Fav channel banks to store groups of your favorite channels from ANT 1 and ANT 2. You can set up a Fav channel bank for each of your favorite program types or set up a bank for each TV user. You may prefer to perform Fav channel setup from a menu.
  • Page 34: Tv Signals And Display Formats

    TV Signals and Display Formats This is a 16:9 widescreen TV suitable for images avail- able from HDTV and many DVDs. You can view older- style squarish images (4:3 aspect ratio) using one of the display formats described on this page. Press the FORMAT key to cycle through the available display formats.
  • Page 35: Viewing Camera Files And Galleryplayer Images

    Viewing Camera Files and GalleryPlayer Images JPEG Images and the USB Photo Port For instructions on viewing the GalleryPlayer demo or to pur- chase images, see page 49. Back up the data on your USB drive before connecting it to the TV. Mitsubishi is not respon- VIDEO sible for file damage or...
  • Page 36 Slide Show Use these keys during the slide show: Keys for JPEG Picture Slide Show Begin or resume slide show playback Pause or resume playback while in auto- matic advance mode. Advance to the next slide. ENTER Go to the previous slide. FORMAT Rotate the slide clockwise in 90˚...
  • Page 37: Tv Menus

    TV Menus Main Menu Press MENU on the remote control to open the Main menu. Icon Menu Name and Description AV Menu Customize picture and sound settings. Turn closed captions on and off; customize Captions Menu caption displays. Perform basic TV setup. Set language, scan (memorize) channels, set the TV clock, edit Setup Menu channel options, lock TV use by channel, set...
  • Page 38: Av Menu

    AV Menu An on-screen slider displays when making some audio and video adjustments. Numeric values represented on the slider range from 0 (minimum) to 63 (maximum), with 31 as the mid-point. AV Menu Options Video See the description of video adjustments on page 40. Audio See the description of audio adjustments on page 42.
  • Page 39 AV Menu, continued AV Menu Options Video Mute Global Audio Only Screensaver Film Mode (480i and 1080i signals only) Smooth 120 Film Motion (148 Series TVs) Smooth 120 Film Motion (246 Series TVs) Smooth 120 Demo Blue Glow (246 Series TVs) On, Off •...
  • Page 40: Video Menu

    Video Menu Mitsubishi recommends you assign names to TV inputs before making video adjustments (use the Inputs > Name menu). Otherwise, adjustments will be reset to the defaults if you name inputs afterwards. To make video adjustments: From the Video menu: •...
  • Page 41 Video Menu, continued Video Menu Options SharpEdge On, Off SharpEdge™ adds special edge enhancements to make the image appear (246 Series TVs) sharper. Saved by input. DeepField DeepField™ Imager dynamically enhances black levels in portions of the screen Imager to provide strong contrast with detail over mixed screen content. (246 Series TVs) Contrast is adjusted uniformly across the entire screen.
  • Page 42: Audio Menu

    Audio Menu To make audio adjustments: • From the Audio menu: Press to highlight an option Press to display the submenu and adjust. MENU to return to the AV menu. Press While watching TV: Press the AUDIO key repeatedly • to display the audio option you want to change.
  • Page 43: Captions Menu

    Captions Menu Captions on Analog Channels The TV can decode captions from ANT 1/ANT 2 and the VIDEO composite and S-VIDEO jacks. Broadcasters can send either standard closed captions or text service. Stan- dard closed captions follow the dialogue of the program and display in a small section of the screen.
  • Page 44: Setup Menu

    Setup Menu Use the Setup menu to: • Select English or Spanish for menus and on-screen text. • Scan the channels available for the antenna or cable service connected to the ANT 1 or ANT 2 jacks. • Edit channel options, including channel locking. •...
  • Page 45 Setup Menu, continued Edit Virtual Channel Number (digital channels only). A channel number sent by a local broadcaster. Usually the virtual number is associated with the corresponding analog channel number. For example, a broadcaster may associ- ate digital channel 2-1 with their analog channel 2. Physical Digital Channel Number.
  • Page 46 Setup Menu, continued Clock Use either the manual or auto method to set the clock. Set the clock if you wish to: • Use the TV’s Timer function. • Maintain accurate ChannelView listings. 246 Series TV. If you have enabled the TV Guide Daily system, there is no need to set the clock; settings are grayed out and unavailable.
  • Page 47 Setup Menu, continued Timer Use the Timer to set a time for the TV to turn on auto- matically. 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 automatically tune to the designated channel.
  • Page 48 Setup Menu, continued Setup Menu Options Energy Fast Power On Mode Energy Low Power Keep Energy Mode set to Fast Power On if you need to: • Have faster power on. • Receive updates to ChannelView channel listings. • Keep the TV Clock accurate for the TV Timer. With the TV Clock if the TV is left turned off for over 48 hours.
  • Page 49 Setup Menu, continued Demo Mode Off, On GalleryPlayer Setup Key CREATE/ EXPORT Getting Started with GalleryPlayer Use the TV’s GalleryPlayer Demo Mode to see sample images included with the TV. Press any key on the remote control to end the demo. To get more images, you will need: •...
  • Page 50: Inputs Menu

    Inputs Menu Inputs Menu Options Cable Box, Camcorder, CD/ Audio, DVD (DVD, DVD2, Name Blu-Ray), DVR, Game (Game, PS, Xbox, Wii), MP3 Player, PC, Satellite, VCR, AVR On/Off (ANT 1 and ANT 2 only) Delete (deactivated HDMI only) Control On, Control Off (CEC- enabled HDMI devices;...
  • Page 51: Lock Menu

    Lock Menu TV locks available from the Lock menu are: Lock by Ratings Parent Restrict access to programming based on V-Chip rating signals sent by the broadcaster. Other Lock by Time Time Restrict TV use by time of day. Lock Control Panel Control Disable the buttons on the TV’s Panel...
  • Page 52 Lock Menu, continued Parent Menu Options (U.S.-based rating system) Option Name and Description Lock Off, On Disables or enables program blocking based on V-Chip signals and the U.S. rating system. TV-Y Youth. For children under 7. Rating TV-Y7 Youth 7 and older. TV-G General Audience.
  • Page 53: Control Panel

    Lock Menu, continued Other Menu Options (alternate rating system) This TV can recognize new rating systems that may come into effect in the future. The Other option remains grayed out until the TV receives a signal using an alternate rating system. Such alternate rating systems will apply only to digital programming received on the ANT 1 and ANT 2 inputs.
  • Page 54: Netcommand Ir Control

    NetCommand IR Control About NetCommand IR Control Note: To learn about NetCommand for HDMI devices, see Appendix E and “About Home-Theater Con- trol Systems,” page 17. • NetCommand setup is optional. • You may wish to use NetCommand IR control to supplement CEC control. • You can perform NetCommand setup when the TV first recognizes a device during Auto Input Sensing or at any convenient time afterward.
  • Page 55: Ir Emitter Placement

    IR Emitter Placement An IR emitter cable is included with the TV. The NetCommand system uses emitters connected to the IR—NetCommand Output jack to control other devices such as DVD players, cable boxes, satellite receivers, and VCRs. Connect the plug end of the supplied IR emitter cable to the IR—NetCommand Output jack on the TV main panel.
  • Page 56: Initial Netcommand Setup For Most Devices

    Initial NetCommand Setup for Most Devices To perform this procedure, you need: • The remote controls for both the TV and the device you want to control. • The IR emitter cable supplied with the TV. Note: To set up an A/V receiver, see “Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver,”...
  • Page 57: Netcommand Specialized Device Keys

    NetCommand Specialized Device Keys Refer to this chart when “learning” device keys. “Learn” some, all, or none of the keys used for each device type. The chart has space for you to write in functions you assign to the F1–F4 keys. Key Name in Function Learning Screen...
  • Page 58: Operating Netcommand-Controlled Devices

    6. NetCommand IR Control Operating NetCommand-Controlled Devices Controlling Most Device Types As an example of NetCommand control, if you are watch- ing your cable box and you wish to tune to the next channel higher, press CH/PAGE . NetCommand then sends the “learned”...
  • Page 59 Operating NetCommand-Controlled Devices, continued Key Name in Special Operation Description and Setup Learning Screen Guide Displaying the Disc Menu (DVD or high-defini- tion disc format) “Learn” the DISC MENU, TOP MENU, or other key as named on the original remote in the Guide learn- ing position.
  • Page 60: Setting Up Netcommand Control Of An A/V Receiver

    Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver Several types of A/V receiver control can be set up using the Inputs > AVR menu, shown on the following pages. • Controlling power and volume is described on this page. • Automatic audio switching, suitable for most equip- ment setups, is described under “A/V Receiver Control: Automatic Audio Switching”...
  • Page 61 Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver, continued A/V Receiver Control: Automatic Audio Switching Perform one of these setups to enable the A/V receiver to switch automatically to the correct audio input when you select a device in the TV’s Input Selection menu. To set up control of an A/V receiver you need: •...
  • Page 62 Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver, continued Before You Begin Connect your A/V devices to the TV and connect your A/V receiver to the audio outputs on the TV and the DVD player. See chapter 3, “TV Connec- tions,”...
  • Page 63 Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver, continued Audio Switching Setup 2: Automatic A/V Receiver Switching to a Surround Sound Device Use this setup to send digital surround sound directly from a device to an A/V receiver. Learn, highlight Input2. Under In this example, the IR code for the A/V receiver’s DVD Audio input will be “learned”...
  • Page 64 Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver, continued example, use an optional audio connection if you wish to use the A/V receiver speakers to hear audio from: ANT 1 or ANT 2 inputs A device connected to the convenience input (INPUT 4), such as a game or camcorder.
  • Page 65 Setting Up NetCommand Control of an A/V Receiver, continued ENTER and the highlighted Input label will start Press flashing to indicate readiness for “learning.” While the Input text is flashing, press and hold the key on the A/V receiver’s remote control for the input you wish to associate with the selected Input label.
  • Page 66: Appendices

    Appendix A: Specifications Size and Weight Dimensions (inches) With Stand/Without Stand Model Height Width Depth LT-40148 25.0/23.4 36.7 11.2/4.9 LT-46148 28.0/26.4 42.0 11.2/4.9 LT-46246 28.0/26.4 42.0 11.2/4.9 LT-52148 31.2/29.8 47.7 14.1/4.9 LT-52246 31.2/29.8 47.7 14.1/4.9 Picture Technology Item Specifications Color active matrix LCD, 1920 x 1080 dots,...
  • Page 67: Appendix B: Bypassing The Parental Lock

    Appendix B: 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, view a locked channel, cancel the lock, or enter the Lock menus.
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  • Page 69: Appendix C: Programming The Remote Control

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control This appendix explains programming the TV’s remote control to operate other A/V devices. This is distinct from NetCommand control. The TV’s remote control can operate other devices by three different methods: • Remote Control Programming: You must move the slide switch to the position specific to the type of device.
  • Page 70: Programming The Remote Control

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming the Remote Control 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 71: Programming Codes

    Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming Codes Audio Amplifiers Cable Boxes Make Code Make Acurus 30765 ClearMax Adcom 31100, 30577 Comtronics Altec Lansing 31742 Cool Box Aragon 30765 Coolmax Bel Canto 31583 Digeo Design Digi Bose 30674 Director Carver 30892 Dumont...
  • Page 72 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming Codes, continued CD Players A/V Receivers Make Code Make 30157 Amplifier Sansui 30157, 30000 Technologies Sanyo 30179, 30087, 30000 Anam Sears 30179 Apex Digital Sharp 30180, 30037 Arcam Sherwood 31950, 30180 Atlantic Tech- Sonic Fron- 30157 nology...
  • Page 73 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming Codes, continued Satellite Receivers VCRs Make Code Make Uniden 10724, 10722 DirecTV Zenith 11856, 11810, 10856 Dual Durabrand VCRs Dynatech Electrohome Make Code A-Mark 20278, 20240, 20046, Electrophonic 20037 20037, 20000 Emerald 21972 Emerex Accurian...
  • Page 74 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming Codes, continued VCRs VCRs Make Code Make Sanyo 20479, 20240, 20159, Vector 20104, 20047, 20046, Research 20000 Vextra Scott 20184, 20121, 20045, Victor 20043 Video Con- Sears 20209, 20162, 20104, cepts 20072, 20067, 20060, Videomagic 20048, 20047, 20046, Videosonic...
  • Page 75 Appendix C: Programming the Remote Control, continued Programming Codes, continued DVD Players DVD Players Make Code Make Polk Audio 20539 Urban Con- Portland 20770 cepts Presidian 21072, 20675 US Logic Proceed 20672 Proscan 20522 Venturer Prosonic 20699 Vizio ProVision 20778 Vocopro Qwestar 20651...
  • Page 76: Appendix D: Tv Guide Daily (246 Series Tvs)

    Appendix D: TV Guide Daily (246 Series TVs) Active Selection Source and Channel Information Clock Video Window Ad Panel Channel Call Letters This appendix explains the free TV Guide Daily service available with this TV. Use this optional service to: •...
  • Page 77 Appendix D: TV Guide Daily (246 Series TVs), continued Setting Up TV Guide Daily Setup of the TV Guide Daily system is optional. Display the Inputs > Guide menu to display TV Guide Daily setup options. To enable the TV Guide Daily system, highlight If you wish to disable the system, highlight Off.
  • Page 78 Appendix D: TV Guide Daily (246 Series TVs), continued 2. In the Setup Screen, press setup progress” and press ENTER. The Setup Prog- ress screen appears. 3. Press GUIDE to exit the Guide or press ENTER to return to the Setup Screen. Looking at Ads To view promotions linked to ads • Repeatedly press to move the highlight to the Ad...
  • Page 79 Appendix D: TV Guide Daily (246 Series TVs), continued Procedure While in the Guide Listings, press plays the Setup Screen. Highlight “Change channel display” and press ENTER. The channel editor screen will appear. to highlight the desired row setting to be changed.
  • Page 80: Appendix E: Netcommand Hdmi Control Of Cec Devices

    Appendix E: NetCommand HDMI Control of CEC Devices Many new HDMI devices have a feature called CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) or HDMI Control. Mitsubishi calls this feature NetCommand HDMI Control or NetCommand for HDMI. HDMI CEC allows one device, such as the TV, to control other devices, such as an A/V receiver or disc player.
  • Page 81 Appendix E: NetCommand HDMI Control of CEC Devices, continued not be compatible with CEC. Control the device with its own remote control or use the TV’s NetCommand IR control. Figure 4 (NetCommand HDMI Control is off). • The TV’s NetCommand for HDMI Control is turned off.
  • Page 82 Appendix E: NetCommand HDMI Control of CEC Devices, continued Resolving CEC Conflicts, Changing HDMI Connections, Removing HDMI Devices Because each manufacturer selects which CEC func- tions to support, some devices can conflict with other devices. If control conflicts arise, you can: •...
  • Page 83: Appendix F: Troubleshooting

    Appendix F: Troubleshooting TV Reset Comparison Guide You can resolve many common TV problems using the reset functions described in the following table. See also the 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 84 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued Reset Name When to Use Lock Menu To change your Lock Pass Code menu pass code Control-Panel To re-enable the Lock Release control-panel buttons after activation of the Control-Panel Lock System Reset If the TV does not turn on or off, does not respond to the remote control or control-...
  • Page 85 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued General TV Operation Symptom The TV remote control does not work. When I try to use the remote control, the POWER key blinks five times. TV does not respond to the remote control or to control-panel buttons and TV will not power on or off.
  • Page 86 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued TV Channels Symptom You cannot access a channel. Name options are not available for some channels. When ChannelView list is displayed, informa- tion appears incomplete 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 in.
  • Page 87 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued Picture Symptom You cannot view a picture when playing a VHS tape. VCR or DVD player’s on-screen menus jitter up and down. When viewing a stopped VCR, white lines are rolling on the screen. A color program appears as a black and white image, or the colors are dim, or the screen is black.
  • Page 88 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued Indicators Symptom STATUS indicator light is a steady red. STATUS indicator light is a steady/flashing red. NetCommand IR Control Symptom Cannot see the menu from the A/V Receiver. NetCommand unable to learn specific device keys. Remarks • Room temperature has exceeded proper levels. Cool the room.
  • Page 89 Appendix F: Troubleshooting, continued NetCommand IR Control Symptom The A/V receiver is the selected audio source but there is no sound. There is no sound from the A/V receiver for my DVD player or other surround sound device even though I learned the IR code for the A/V receiver’s DVD input or other input.
  • Page 90: Trademark And License Information

  • Page 91: 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 92: Warranty

    Warranty 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 93 Warranty arising from product installation, removal from or re-installation into custom installations or on wall mountings, or set-ups, any adjustments of user controls (including contrast, brightness, color, tint, fine tuning, sharpness), other adjustment necessary to prepare the unit for display or use, connection with any external audio receiver, antenna, cable or satellite systems, or service of products purchased or serviced outside the U.S.A.
  • Page 94: Index

    Index Adjust Keys (Up/Down/Left/Right) 30, 37 Anamorphic Picture Format 34 Antenna Connecting 24 Signal Strength for Digital Chan- nels 32 Antenna Inputs (ANT 1, ANT 2) 9 Audio Lock (A/V receiver control) 70 AUDIO OUTPUT Jacks 10 Auto Input/Auto Output Sensing 14, Auto-Off (Sleep Timer) 29 Auto-On (Timer) 47 A/V Memory Reset 83...
  • Page 95 Listings ChannelView 31 TV Guide Daily 76 Lock TV Bypassing the Lock 67 Lock by Channel 45 Lock by Ratings 52 Lock by Time 53 Lock Control Panel 53 Preset V-Chip Blocking 51 Low Power (Energy Mode) 48 Wired IR option 10 Main Panel 9, 10 Media Setup Menu 36 Memorizing Channels 14, 44...
  • Page 96 For questions, call Consumer Relations at © 2008 Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. 853B542B70 Website: E-mail: 800-332-2119 To order replacement or additional remote controls or Owner’s Guides Visit our website or call 800-553-7278 SYSTEM RESET If the TV does not respond to the remote control, control-panel buttons, or will not power on/off, press the SYSTEM RESET button on the control panel.

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