Connecting external equipment
Before connecting any external equipment, turn off all main power switches. If there is no switch
remove the mains plug from the wall socket.
WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU USE SCART LEADS IN
ADDITION TO AERIAL CABLES WHEREVER POSSIBLE
Connect the aerial to the socket on the rear of the
television. If you use a decoder* and/or a video recorder
it is essential that the aerial cable is connected through
the decoder and/or through the video recorder to the
Connect the video recorder IN/OUT socket to the
television. Connect the decoder TV socket to the
television. Connect the video recorder SAT socket to the
decoder VCR socket.
Before running Auto tuning put your decoder and
video recorder to Standby.
DA-1 and DA-2 enable the input of Digital Audio signals.
The phono sockets alongside the COMPONENT VIDEO
INPUT sockets will accept L and R audio signals.
In addition there is a fixed external audio output which
enables the connection to a suitable Hi-Fi unit.
ZP48 models only
SCART 3 (EXT 3)
SCART 2 (EXT 2)
SCART 1 (EXT 1)
the back of your television
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
A wide variety of external equipment can be
connected to the back of the television, therefore
the relevant owners manuals for all additional
equipment must be referred to.
We recommend SCART 1 for a decoder, SCART 2 for
additional equipment (games console etc.) and
SCART 3 for a VCR.
If connecting S-VIDEO equipment, set the INPUT for
EXT 3. See page 17.
If the television automatically switches over to monitor
external equipment, return to normal television by
pressing the desired programme position button.
To recall external equipment, press
between EXT 1, EXT 2, EXT 3, EXT 4 or EXT 5.
Note: If you are using component video and you have
a 525P (Progressive) input (NTSC) on EXT 4, certain
functions will not work eg. Still Picture, 14:9 and 4:3
viewing formats. The Colour option in Set Up and the
Scan mode and DNR in the Picture menu will not