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Philips 32PFL3506 User Manual

Philips 32PFL3506 User Manual

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EN User Manual
FR Manuel d'Utilisation
ES Manual del Usuario
EN: For further assistance, call the customer support service in your country.
To obtain assistance in the U.S.A., Canada, Puerto Rico, or the U.S. Virgin Islands, contact Philips
Customer Care Center at 1-866-309-0841
To obtain assistance in Mexico, contact Philips Customer Care Center at 01 800 504 62 00
Enter below the model and serial numbers located on the back and right side of the TV cabinet.
FR: Pour obtenir de l'aide supplémentaire, communiquez avec le centre de service à la clientèle de
votre pays.
Pour obtenir de l'aide aux États-Unis, au Canada, à Puerto Rico ou aux Îles Vierges américaines,
communiquez avec le centre de service à la clientèle Philips au : 1-866-309-0841
Pour obtenir l'aide au Mexique, entrez en contact avec le centre de soin de client de Philips à
01 800 504 62 00
Entrer ci dessous le modèle et le numéro de série situés dérrière à droite sur le dos du téléviseur.
ES: Para obtener más información, llame al servicio de soporte al cliente de su país.
Para obtener asistencia en los Estados Unidos, en Canadá, Puerto Rico o en las Islas
Vírgenes de los Estados Unidos, comuníquese con Centro de atención al cliente de Philips al
Para México.
Escriba a continuación el modelo y número de serie que estan localizados en lado derecho y parte
posterior de el gabinete de el televisor.
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  • Page 1 à la clientèle Philips au : 1-866-309-0841 • Pour obtenir l’aide au Mexique, entrez en contact avec le centre de soin de client de Philips à 01 800 504 62 00 Entrer ci dessous le modèle et le numéro de série situés dérrière à droite sur le dos du téléviseur.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Notice 2 Important Product information Screen care Environmental care Regulatory notices 3 Your TV Side controls and indicators Remote control 4 Get started Supplied accessories Mounting stand onto TV Positioning the TV Installing the remote control batteries Connecting the antenna or cable Managing cables Plugging in the AC power cord Switching on and initial setup...
  • Page 3 Registering your model with Philips makes you eligible for all of the valuable benefits listed below, so don't miss out. Complete and return your Product Registration Card at once, or register online at to ensure:...
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read before operating equipment 1. Read these instructions. 2. Keep these instructions. 3. Heed all warnings. 4. Follow all instructions. 5. Do not use this apparatus near water. 6. Clean only with a dry cloth. 7. Do not block any of the ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Page 5: Notice

    Modifi cations The FCC requires the user to be notifi ed that any changes or modifi cations made to this device that are not expressly approved by Philips Consumer Electronics may void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. Cables...
  • Page 6: Important

    2 Important Registering your model with Philips makes you eligible for all of the valuable benefi ts listed below, so don’t miss out. Complete and return your Product Registration Card at once, or register online at to ensure : •...
  • Page 7: Your Tv

    3 Your TV Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully benefi t from the support that Philips offers, register your product at Side controls and indicators a Standby indicator / remote control sensor b . POWER Switches the TV on or puts it in standby mode.
  • Page 8 a . (Standby-On) Switches the TV on or puts it in standby mode. The TV is not powered off completely unless it is physically unplugged. b SOURCE Selects connected devices. c FORMAT Selects a picture format (see ‘Changing picture format’ on page 16). d SAP Digital Mode (DTV) •...
  • Page 9: Get Started

    4 Get started Supplied accessories • Remote Control • 2 x AAA, 1.5V Batteries • M4 x 14 double sems screw x 3 • Cable management tie • User Manual • Quick Start Guide Mounting stand onto TV Applicable to TVs without mounted stands. Note •...
  • Page 10: Connecting The Antenna Or Cable

    Connecting the antenna or cable cable cable RF cable RF cable If you connect to an antenna Any DTV programs that are broadcast in your area can be received for free through an antenna connection. Contact your local content provider or your local electronics retailer if you are unsure about what HDTV programs are available in your area.
  • Page 11: Managing Cables

    Managing cables Route your antenna cable and all other cables through the cable management tie at the back of the TV. The holder helps keep your cables tidy and easily manageable. Attach the cable management tie as illustrated below. Pass cables through the cable management tie to avoid tangles. Plugging in the AC power cord Warning •...
  • Page 12: Switching On And Initial Setup

    Switching on and initial setup Before you switch on the TV, check that the AC power cord is properly connected. Press . POWER at the right side of the TV, or press . on the remote control. The TV normally takes 25-30 seconds to start up and the following screen appears the fi...
  • Page 13: Use Your Tv

    5 Use your TV This section helps you perform basic TV operations. Switching on your TV and putting it in standby mode To switch on Press . POWER at the side of the TV or press . (Standby-On) • on the remote control. To switch to standby Press .
  • Page 14: Adjusting Volume

    Adjusting volume To increase or decrease volume Press VOL + / − on the remote control or press VOLUME + / − on • the side of the TV. To mute or unmute sound • Press MUTE on the remote control to mute the sound. Press MUTE again or VOL + / −...
  • Page 15: Watching A Blu-Ray Disc

    Watching a Blu-ray disc To watch a Blu-ray Disc Insert a Blu-ray Disc into your player. Press ► (play) on the remote control of the Blu-ray Disc player. » The Blu-ray Disc might automatically play on the TV. If the picture does not appear Press SOURCE repeatedly to select the Blu-ray Disc player and wait a few seconds for the picture to appear.
  • Page 16: Use More Of Your Tv

    6 Use more of your TV Changing picture and sound settings You must set [Home] in [Location] (refer to page 21). Otherwise, personalized picture and sound settings will not be memorized after the unit goes to standby mode. Changing picture settings Press MENU on the remote control.
  • Page 17: Changing Picture Format

    Changing picture format Press FORMAT on the remote control. Press Î or ï to select a picture format and press OK to confi rm your choice. Summary of picture formats Display modes can be selected when the broadcasting station is sending 16:9 or 4:3 video signal.
  • Page 18 Using your TV as a PC monitor Use an HDMI-DVI cable or an HDMI-DVI adaptor to connect a PC to your TV. For sound, add an audio cable with a stereo mini jack. Caution • Before you connect your PC, set the PC monitor refresh rate to 60Hz. Supported screen resolutions The following screen resolutions are supported in PC mode: Resolution...
  • Page 19: Sleeptimer

    Sleeptimer You can always put your TV in standby mode earlier or reset the sleeptimer during the countdown. Press SLEEP to set the sleep timer. Sleep Sleep timer display appears on the TV screen. Press SLEEP repeatedly to change the amount of time (in increments of 30 minutes up to 120 minutes).
  • Page 20 Summary of TV ratings Age rating TV-Y : Appropriate for children of all ages with themes and elements suitable for children aged 2-6. TV-Y7 : Programs designed for children age 7 and older. TV-G : Programs suitable for all ages. These programs contain little or no violence, no strong language and little or no sexual dialog or situations.
  • Page 21: Closed Caption

    Closed caption Closed captioning is an assistive technology that allows persons with hearing disabilities to access television programming. Closed captioning displays the audio portion of programming as text superimposed over the video. Note • Closed captioning service may not be controlled by this unit’s menu options if you are watching television through an external cable or satellite set top box.
  • Page 22: Easylink

    EasyLink This function allows you to operate the linked functions between our brand devices with EasyLink capabilities and this unit connected via a HDMI cable. Press MENU on the remote control and select [Features] > [EasyLink] k k . Picture Master EasyLink Sound Auto Device Off...
  • Page 23: Viewing Photos And Watching Videos On A Usb Storage Device

    - Quantization bit rate (16 bit) Note • Philips can not be held responsible if your USB storage device is not supported, nor will Philips accept any liability for damage or loss of stored data. • The USB storage device is not supplied with the TV.
  • Page 24 Press OK to view the picture or to start a slideshow of pictures in the album. • Press the Number buttons on the remote control to perform the function shown at the bottom of the screen. • If the function bar at the bottom disappears, press any Number buttons to make it reappear.
  • Page 25: Install Channels

    7 Install channels The fi rst time you set up your TV, you are prompted to select a menu language and to install TV and digital radio channels (if available). This chapter provides instructions on how to reinstall and fi ne-tune channels. Selecting your menu language Press MENU on the remote control and select [Language].
  • Page 26: Channel List

    Channel list The channels selected here can be skipped when selecting the channels using CH + / −. Those channels can still be selected with the Number buttons. Press MENU on the remote control and select [Setup] > [Channel List]. Picture Autoprogram Sound...
  • Page 27: Upgrade Your Tv Software

    Only FAT/DOS-formatted portable memory is supported. • New software can be downloaded from • Use only software upgrades that can be found on the Philips web site. Warning • When the software upgrade is running, don’t press any buttons.
  • Page 28: Connect Devices

    9 Connect devices This section describes how to connect various devices with different connectors and supplements examples provided in the Quick Start Guide. Connection overview a S-Video input jack S-Video input connector to be used with Audio L/R connectors for camcorder, game console, etc.
  • Page 29: Selecting Your Connection Quality

    Supports high-defi nition signals and gives highest picture and sound quality. Video and audio signals are combined in one cable. You must use HDMI for full high-defi nition video and to enable Philips EasyLink. • To connect to a PC without an HDMI connector, use a HDMI-DVI adaptor and a separate audio cable.
  • Page 30: Connecting Your Devices

    Connecting your devices This section describes how to connect a selection of devices with different connectors. Different types of connectors can be used to connect a device to your TV. The following sections describe examples only, other confi gurations are possible. Connecting a set-top box, Blu-ray Disc player and HD game console via HDMI set-top box...
  • Page 31: Connecting A Pc

    Connecting a set-top box via an S-Video connector and analog audio S-Video S-Video audio L/R audio L/R cable cable RF IN set-top box set-top box Note • Only the left loudspeaker reproduces sound for mono equipment. Use a mono to stereo adapter (not supplied) for sound reproduction via all internal loudspeakers.
  • Page 32: Troubleshooting

    Blu-ray Disc players use the same system as control. Philips EasyLink. Other brands might not work with Philips EasyLink. Downloading an electronic copy To obtain a more elaborate and complete electronic copy of this manual : Point your browser to
  • Page 33: Notes For The Use Of Usb Devices

    • If you have a digital camera with only internal memory (no removable memory) you can try to copy the content manually to a USB memory device (e.g. Philips KEY product) using a personal computer. • Some digital cameras allow you to switch between PTP (Picture Transfer Protocol) or “PC Link”...
  • Page 34: Warranty

    1 3 Warranty WARRANTY COVERAGE: This warranty obligation is limited to the terms as set forth below. WHO IS COVERED: This product warranty is issued to the original purchaser or the person receiving the product as a gift against defects in materials and workmanship as based on the date of original purchase (“Warranty Period”) from an Authorized Dealer.
  • Page 35: Index

    1 4 Index Antenna, connect Audio Audio setting Auto device off Auto picture mode Auto sound mode Auto TV on Auto volume leveling Cables component composite connection quality HDMI manage cables S-Video YPbPr Channels install list lock Child lock channel lock ratings lock Closed caption Connections...
  • Page 36 Comercializado por : IMPORTADOR : PAIS DE ORIGEN : GARANTIA INCLUIDA EN EL INSTRUCTIVO DE USO Philips and Philips Shield are used under license of Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. P&F USA, Inc. PO Box 430 Daleville, IN 47334-0430 P&F Mexicana, S.A. de C.V.

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