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Philips DVP3040K User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Need help fast? Read your User’s Manual first for quick tips that make using your Philips product more enjoyable. If you have read your instructions and still need assistance, you may access our online help at 01-41_DVP3040K_93_engRC3 02/06/06, 11:24 AM...
  • Page 2: General Information

    Due to the numerous versions of new CD-Audio copy protection or enhanced CD-Audio protection recently available on certain discs, Philips is unable to guarantee that this DVD Player is fully compatible with such new discs. Should you have difficulty playing any such CD-Audio discs, kindly refer them to your CD- Audio disc retailer.
  • Page 3 "DTS" and "DTS Digital common and will be easy to complete. Surround" are registered trademarks Go to for software upgrade. of Digital Theater Systems, Inc . All Right Reserved. 02/06/06, 11:24 AM...
  • Page 4 Serial No. Retain this information for future reference. Model No. DVP 3040K Serial No. _______________ 01-41_DVP3040K_93_engRC3 Specifications are subject to change without notice. Trademarks are the property of Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. or their respective owners. LASER Type Semiconductor laser GaAlAs Wave length...
  • Page 5: Language

    Abkhazian 6566 Afar 6565 Afrikaans 6570 Amharic 6577 Arabic 6582 Armenian 7289 Assamese 6583 Avestan 6569 Aymara 6589 Azerhaijani 6590 Bahasa Melayu 7783 Bashkir 6665 Belarusian 6669 Bengali 6678 Bihari 6672 Bislama 6673 Bokmål, Norwegian 7866 Bosanski 6683 Brezhoneg 6682 Bulgarian 6671 Burmese...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents Language Introduction Supplied accessories ... 8 Cleaning discs ... 8 Setup ... 8 Connections Connecting TV ... 9-12 Using Composite Video jacks (CVBS) ... Using Component Video jacks (Pr Pb Y) ... Using an accessory RF modulator ... Connecting the power cord ... 10 Optional : Optional: Connecting to a Multi- channel Receiver ...
  • Page 7 DVD Setup Menu Options General Setup menu ... 27-28 Locking/Unlocking the disc for viewing ... Dimming player’s display panel ... Programming disc tracks ... OSD Language ... Sleep ... DivX(R) VOD registration code ... Audio Setup Menu ... 29-31 Analogue output ... Digital Audio Setup ...
  • Page 8: Introduction

    Introduction Supplied accessories Composite video cable (yellow) Audio cable (white, red) Remote Control two AAA batteries Cleaning discs To clean a disc, use a micro fibre cleaning cloth and wipe the disc from the center to the edge in a straight line. CAUTION! Do not use solvents such as benzene, thinner, commercially available cleaners, or...
  • Page 9: Connections

    (or labeled as A/V In, Video In, Composite or Baseband) on the TV (cable supplied). To hear the sound of this DVD Player through your TV, use the audio cables (white/red) to connect [FRONT (L/R)]...
  • Page 10: Using An Accessory Rf Modulator

    RF In,) you will need an RF modulator in order to view the DVD playback on the TV. See your electronics retailer or contact Philips for details on RF modulator availability and operations. Using an accessory RF modulator Use the composite video cable (yellow) to connect the DVD player’s CVBS (VIDEO...
  • Page 11: Optional : Optional: Connecting To A Multi

    Connect the Audio Out for Center speaker and Subwoofer to the corresponding inputs on your Receiver (cable not supplied). Set the DVD Player’s Analog Output to ‘Multichannel’ to enable playback of DVDs recorded in Multi-channel. (see page 29 “Setting the analogue output”).
  • Page 12: Optional: Connecting Digital Av Receiver

    Connect the COAXIAL jack of the DVD player to the corresponding Digital Audio In jack on your Receiver (cable not supplied). Set the DVD player’s Digital Output to PCM-ONLY or ALL depending on the capabilities of your Receiver (see page 29 “Digital Output”).
  • Page 13: Functional Overview

    OPEN/CLOSE / – Opens or closes the disc tray Display – Shows the information about the current status of the DVD Player – Microphone volume control – For connecting microphone Mains (AC Power Cord) – Connect to a standard AC outlet VIDEO OUT (CVBS) –...
  • Page 14: Remote Control

    Functional Overview Remote Control DISC MENU – Enters or exits the disc contents menu – Switches on or off the playback control mode (for VCD version 2.0 only) RETURN / TITLE – To go back to previous menu / show title menu PREV ( –...
  • Page 15: Getting Started

    RF modulator. If you are using external equipment, (e.g.. audio system or receiver), turn it on and select the appropriate input source for the DVD player output. Refer to the equipment owner’s manual for detail. 02/06/06, 11:25 AM...
  • Page 16: Setting Up Progressive Scan Feature (for Progressive Scan Tv Only)

    1) Your TV can accept progressive signals, a progressive scan TV is required. 2) You have connected the DVD player to your TV using Y Pb Pr (see page 9.) Turn on your TV. Turn off your TV progressive scan mode or turn on interlaced mode (refer to your TV user manual.)
  • Page 17: Selecting The Colour System That Corresponds To Your Tv

    This DVD player is compatible with both NTSC and PAL. In order for a DVD disc to play on this player, the colour system of the Disc, the TV and the DVD player should match. Press SETUP. Press 2 to select {VIDEO SETUP PAGE}.
  • Page 18: Step 3: Setting Language Preference

    Getting Started Step 3: Setting language preference The language options are different depending on your country or region. It may not correspond to the illustrations shown on the user manual. Setting the OSD Language The On-screen language for the system menu will remain as you set it, regardless of various disc languages.
  • Page 19: Disc Operations

    01-41_DVP3040K_93_engRC3 Disc Operations Region Codes This DVD player is designed to support the Region Management System. Check the regional code number on the disc package. If the number does not match the player’s region number (see table below), the player may be unable to playback the disc.
  • Page 20: Playing Discs

    ➜ The DVD background screen appears on the TV. Press OPEN/CLOSE 0 on the front of the DVD player. You can also hold down the STOP Ç button on the remote control to open and close the disc tray. Place a disc into the disc tray with the lable facing up, then press OPEN/CLOSE 0.
  • Page 21: Zooming In

    Zooming in This function allows you to enlarge the picture on the TV screen and to pan through the enlarged picture. During playback, press ZOOM repeatedly to display the picture with different scales. ➜ Use 1 2 3 4 keys to pan through the enlarged picture.
  • Page 22: Audio/subtitle

    Disc Operations For VCD/SVCD discs: Total Elapsed - elapsed playing time of current Disc; Total Remain - remaining playing time of current Disc; Single Elapsed - elapsed playing time of current Track; Single Remain - remaining playing time of current Track; Press 3 4 to highlight {TT Time} / {CH Time} / {Disc Time} or {Track Time}, then press 2 to access.
  • Page 23: Osd (on-screen Display) Audio Cd

    Press 3 4 to select the PREVIEW type, then press OK. ➜ The picture of each segment will appear on the screen. (example for 6 thumbnail pictures display) Press 3 4 1 2 to select a track or input your selected track number using the numeric keypad (0-9), then press OK.
  • Page 24: Special Vcd & Svcd Features

    Press DISC MENU key on the remote control to switch to PBC off. Playing a DivX disc This DVD player supports the DivX movie playback that you download from your computer onto a CD-R/RW or DVD±R/RW (see page 28 for more information).
  • Page 25: Playback Selection

    Playback selection During playback, you can; Press PREV / NEXT to select the previous/next track/file in the current folder. Press 1 23 4 on the remote to rotate/ flip the picture files. Press PLAY/PAUSE 2; repeatedly to pause/resume playback. Zoom picture (JPEG) During playback, press ZOOM repeatedly to display the picture with different scales.
  • Page 26: Karaoke Operations

    Video In channel. (See page 15 “Setting up the TV”). General Operation Connect a microphone (not supplied) to MIC on the side panel of the DVD player. Press KARAOKE repeatedly to access karaoke menu MIC ON/OFF. ➜ ‘MIC ON/OFF’ appears on the TV screen.
  • Page 27: Dvd Setup Menu Options

    This DVD player setup is carried out via the TV, enabling you to customise the DVD player to suit your particular requirements. General Setup menu In disc mode, press SETUP. Press 1 2 to select ‘General Setup’ icon. Press OK to confirm.
  • Page 28: Osd Language

    In ‘GENERAL SETUP PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {SLEEP}, then press 2. 15 Mins Turn off the DVD Player after 15 minutes. 30 Mins Turn off the DVD Player after 30 minutes. 45 Mins Turn off the DVD Player after 45 minutes.
  • Page 29: Audio Setup Menu

    If DIGITAL OUTPUT is set to ‘All’, all audio settings except MUTE are invalid. LPCM Output If you connect the DVD Player to a PCM compatible receiver via the digital terminals, such as coaxial or optical etc, you may need to adjust ‘LPCM Output’.
  • Page 30: Sound Mode

    DVD Setup Menu Options Sound Mode The options included in Sound Mode Setup are: ‘3D’, ‘Movie Mode’ and ‘Music Mode’. In ‘AUDIO SETUP PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {SOUND MODE}, then press 2. Press the 3 4 keys to highlight an option. Enter its submenu by pressing 2.
  • Page 31: Night Mode - Turning On/off

    Night Mode - turning on/off In this mode, the high volume outputs are softened. It is useful for watching your favourite action movie without disturbing others at night. In ‘AUDIO SETUP PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {NIGHT MODE}, then press 2. Select this to level out the volume.
  • Page 32: Setting The Tv Display

    DVD Setup Menu Options Setting the TV Display Set the aspect ratio of the DVD Player according to the TV you have connected. The format you select must be available on the disc. If it is not, the setting for TV display will not affect the picture during playback.
  • Page 33: Picture Setting

    Picture Setting This DVD Player provides three predefined sets of picture colour settings and one personal setting which you can define yourself. In ‘VIDEO SETUP PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {PICTURE SETTING}, then press STANDARD Select this for standard picture setting.
  • Page 34: Preference Page

    DVD Setup Menu Options Preference Page Press Ç twice to stop playback (if any), then press SETUP. Press 1 2 to select the ‘Preference Page’ icon. Press OK to confirm. Audio, Subtitle, Disc Menu These menus contain various language options for audio, subtitle and disc menu which may be recorded on the DVD.
  • Page 35: Pbc

    Restricting playback by Parental Control Press 3 4 to highlight a rating level for the disc inserted and press OK. ➜ To disable Parental controls and have all Discs play, select {8 ADULT}. Use the numeric keypad (0-9) to enter the six-digit password (see page 36 “Changing the password”).
  • Page 36: Changing The Password

    DVD Setup Menu Options Changing the Password The same password is used for both Parental Control and Disc Lock. Enter your six-digit password when prompted on the screen. The default password is 136900. In ‘PREFERENCE PAGE’, press 3 4 to highlight {PASSWORD}, then press 2 to select {CHANGE}.
  • Page 37: Sound And Volume Controls

    Setting the speakers’ channels You can adjust the delay times (centre and surround only) and volume level for individual speakers. These adjustments let you optimise the sound according to your surroundings and setup. IMPORTANT! The speaker settings only available on Multi-channel audio outputs.
  • Page 38: Troubleshooting

    Completely distorted picture or black/white picture with DVD No sound or distorted sound No audio at digital output Visit us at for service support 01-41_DVP3040K_93_engRC3 Solution – Check if the AC power cord is properly connected. – Press the STANDBY ON on the front of the DVD system to turn on the power.
  • Page 39 Unable to select Progressive Scan on/off – Check that the output of the video signal is switch to No sound during DivX movies playback An DivX movies does not repeat Visit us at for service support 01-41_DVP3040K_93_engRC3 Troubleshooting Solution –...
  • Page 40: Specifications

    Specifications TV STANDARD (PAL/50Hz) (NTSC/60Hz) Number of lines Playback Multistandard (PAL/NTSC) VIDEO PERFORMANCE Video DAC 12 bit, 108MHz YPbPr 0.7 Vpp — 75 ohm Video Output 1Vpp — 75 ohm VIDEO FORMAT Digital Compression MPEG 2 for DVD,SVCD MPEG 1 for VCD DivX 50Hz 60Hz...
  • Page 41: Glossary

    Analog: Sound that has not been turned into numbers. Analog sound varies, while digital sound has specific numerical values. These jacks send audio through two channels, the left and right. Aspect ratio: The ratio of vertical and horizontal sizes of a displayed image. The horizontal vs. vertical ratio of conventional TVs.

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