Using the VIERA Link "HDAVI Control
VIERA Link "HDAVI Control"
VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" is a convenient function that offers linked
operations of this unit, and a Panasonic TV (VIERA) under "HDAVI
Control". You can use this function by connecting the equipment with the
HDMI cable. See the operating instructions for connected equipment for
≥ VIERA Link "HDAVI Control", based on the control functions provided by
HDMI which is an industry standard known as HDMI CEC (Consumer
Electronics Control), is a unique function that we have developed and
added. As such, its operation with other manufacturers' equipment that
supports HDMI CEC cannot be guaranteed.
≥ This unit supports "HDAVI Control 3" function.
"HDAVI Control 3" is the newest standard (current as of December,
2007) for Panasonic's HDAVI Control compatible equipment. This
standard is compatible with Panasonic's conventional HDAVI
≥ Please refer to individual manuals for other manufacturers' equipment
supporting VIERA Link function.
The TV with "HDAVI Control 2 (or later)" function enables the following
operation: VIERA Link Control only with TV's remote control [for
"HDAVI Control 2 (or later)"] (➜ 29).
≥ Confirm that the HDMI connection has been made (➜ 10).
≥ Set "VIERA Link" to "ON" (➜ 25, "HDMI" menu).
≥ To complete and activate the connection correctly, turn on all VIERA
Link "HDAVI Control" compatible equipment and set the TV to the
corresponding HDMI input mode for this unit.
Setting the TV audio for VIERA Link "HDAVI Control"
Select between "AUX" and "D-IN" to work with the linked operations.
Confirm the audio connection to the AUX terminal (for "AUX") (➜ 10) or
OPTICAL IN terminal (for "D-IN") (➜ 11).
Press [FM/EXT-IN] ([PT460]: [EXT-IN]) to select "AUX" or "D-IN".
Press [SETUP] to select "TV AUDIO", then press  or  to switch
to "AUX" or "D-IN".
Whenever the connection or settings are changed, reconfirm the points
"AUX" or "D-IN" ("DIGITAL IN") works depending on the "TV AUDIO"
setting (➜ above, Setting the TV audio for VIERA Link "HDAVI
ONE TOUCH PLAY
ONE TOUCH PLAY
∫ Automatic setup
The settings for "TV ASPECT"
the settings of the TV.
(This may not work if the corresponding setting you have made for
your TV is not available on this unit.)
When using VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" with "HDAVI Control 3"
When using VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" with "HDAVI Control 2
(or later)" compatible TV
One touch play
You can turn on this unit and the TV, and start playing the disc with a
single press of a button.
ONE TOUCH PLAY
This function also works if you press [1 PLAY] on this unit's remote
control when this unit is in standby mode.
Playback may not be immediately displayed on the TV. If you miss the
beginning portion of playback, press [:] or  to go back to where
Auto input switching
≥ When you switch the TV input to TV tuner mode, this unit will
automatically switch to "AUX"
unit is in "IPOD" mode.)
≥ When you start disc play, the TV will automatically switch its input mode
for this unit.
Power off link
When the TV is turned off, this unit goes into standby mode automatically.
≥ This function works only when "DVD/CD", "USB", "AUX"
selected as the source on this unit.
≥ When the TV is turned on, this unit does not turn on automatically.
(Power on link is not available.)
When you press [Í], only this unit turns off. Other connected equipment
compatible with VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" stays on.
(➜ 24, "VIDEO" menu) and
(➜ 25, "DISPLAY" menu) will automatically follow to
Start disc playback.
This unit's speakers will be automatically
activated (➜ 29).
. (This does not work when this