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Samsung DTB-H260F Owner's Instructions Manual

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Samsung Electronics America inc.
SERVICE DIVISION
400 Valley Road, Suite 201
Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
www.samsungusa.com
DTB-H260F
MF68-00414A-00
DIGITAL SET TOP BOX
Owner's
Instructions
Made under one or more of the following US patents;
6,480,239; 6,243,431; 6,192,090; 6,184,938; 6,133,964; 5,659,372; 5,479,449

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  • Page 1 Samsung Electronics America inc. SERVICE DIVISION 400 Valley Road, Suite 201 Mount Arlington, NJ 07856 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864) www.samsungusa.com MF68-00414A-00 DTB-H260F DIGITAL SET TOP BOX Owner’s Instructions Made under one or more of the following US patents; 6,480,239; 6,243,431; 6,192,090; 6,184,938; 6,133,964; 5,659,372; 5,479,449...
  • Page 2 Thank You for Choosing Samsung Thank you for choosing Samsung! Your new Samsung Digital TV receiver represents the latest in DTV IRD technology.We designed it with easy-to-use on-screen menus and closed captioning capabilities, making it one of the best products in its class.We are proud to offer you a product that will provide convenient, dependable service and enjoyment for years to come.
  • Page 3 • Protect the power cord. Power supply cords should be routed so that they won’t be walked on or pinched by objects placed on or against them. Pay particular attention to cords at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the unit. •...
  • Page 4 A Guide to Digital TV What is Digital Television? Digital television (DTV) is a new way of transmitting high quality video and audio to your TV set. Using DTV, broadcasters can transmit high definition TV (HDTV) images, Dolby digital surround audio, and new services such as multicasting (transmitting more than one program on the same TV channel) and datacasting (providing electronic program guides and interactive television).
  • Page 5 Q&A 1. Is the antenna I use for existing TV reception good enough for DTV? Over-the-air (OTA) digital TV broadcasting uses the same channels as analog TV and works well with many existing TV antennas. However, DTV broadcast channel assignments are different from analog channels.You should find out whether your local DTV broadcasts are on VHF (channels 2-13) or UHF (channels 14-69) to see if you need a different antenna.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Chapter 1: Connecting the Set-Top Box... 10 Front Panel...10 Rear Panel ...11 Accessories ...12 Connecting Antennas...13 Connecting the Set-Top Box to a TV Set...14 Connecting an Audio Component...16 Chapter 2: Remote Control and On-Screen Menus ... 17 Reviewing the Remote Control...17 Installing the Batteries...19 Handling On-Screen Menus ...20 Using the On-screen Help...21...
  • Page 7 CHAPTER ONE Connecting the Set-Top Box Front Panel IR Receiver Press to turn the power on or off. Receives IR (Infra-red) signals from the remote control. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. “Dolby”and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Confidential unpublished works.
  • Page 8: Chapter 1: Connecting The Set-Top Box

    CHAPTER ONE Connecting the Set-Top Box Accessories Please make sure the following items are included with your Set-Top Box. If any items are missing, contact your dealer. Remote Control (MF59-00291B) / Owner’s Instructions AAA Batteries (4301-001035) (MF68-00414A) Component Cable Composite/Audio Cable (MF39-00284A) (MF39-00286A) CHAPTER ONE...
  • Page 9 CHAPTER ONE Connecting the Set-Top Box Connecting the Set-Top Box to a TV Set Digital TV Connect an antenna cable to the ANT/ CABLE IN jack on your Set-Top Box. Connect the Video Cables.  YP format: Connect a Component video cable between the DTV OUT (COMPONENT) jacks on your Set-Top Box and the DTV INPUT jacks on the digital...
  • Page 10: Connecting The Set-Top Box To A Tv Set

    CHAPTER ONE Connecting the Set-Top Box Connecting an Audio Component There are many types of audio systems on the market today. A simplified illustration of an audio system is shown on the right. For more information, see your audio system owner’s manual.
  • Page 11: Chapter 2: Remote Control And On-Screen Menus

    CHAPTER TWO Remote Control and On-Screen Menus Reviewing the Remote Control The remote control and on-screen menus work together to operate your Set-Top Box. Understanding the remote control buttons and the menus allows you to operate the Set-Top Box with ease. If you need some assistance while using the remote control and the menus, the feature that displays a help description upon selecting a menu item will be useful.
  • Page 12: Installing The Batteries

    CHAPTER TWO Remote Control and On-Screen Menus ARROW Buttons (///) Use to move the on-screen cursor up, down, left, or right. ENTER ( While using the on-screen menus, press this button to confirm the selected menu option. COLOR Buttons (RED/GREEN/YELLOW/ BLUE) Use these buttons to activate functions as displayed on the menu.
  • Page 13: Handling On-Screen Menus

    CHAPTER TWO Remote Control and On-Screen Menus Handling On-Screen Menus To go to the On-Screen Menu, press the MENU ( ) button. Using the ARROW (///) buttons in the center of your remote control, you can move between menus. To enter a specific menu, press the ENTER ( ) button.You can select a menu or confirm a selected option using this button.
  • Page 14: Viewing The Information

    CHAPTER TWO Remote Control and On-Screen Menus Viewing the Information You can view information on the current channel by pressing the INFO ( ) button. The INFO shows: • The major channel number and the minor channel number if you are viewing a digital channel.
  • Page 15: Chapter 3: Operation

    CHAPTER THREE Operation Memorizing Channels Before you can use any of the special channel buttons (CH use must be scanned for available channels. NOTES • Your Set-Top Box MUST be connected to an antenna in order to receive • Even if a specific channel is removed from the memory, you can always tune •...
  • Page 16: Adding And Deleting Channels

    CHAPTER THREE Operation Adding and Deleting Channels To add channels that were not memorized (or to delete unwanted channels from the memory). Enter the digits of the channel to be added or deleted. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the /...
  • Page 17: Changing Channels

    CHAPTER THREE Operation Changing Channels You can change the currently displayed channel with the following methods: NUMERIC buttons Press the NUMERIC buttons (0–9) to directly enter the channel number. NOTE When the channel you have selected contains two or more minor channels, enter the whole channel number like “6-1”...
  • Page 18: Viewing Full Guide And Mini Guide

    CHAPTER THREE Operation Viewing Full Guide and Mini Guide You can view the electronic program guide (EPG), which includes information about available programs.The full guide will display programming information for all channels, while the mini guide will display programming information for your current channel. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control.
  • Page 19: Adjusting The Volume

    CHAPTER THREE Operation Adjusting the Volume You can control the volume of Set-Top Box using the buttons on your remote control. (MUTE) button This button is used to mute the sound of your Set-Top Box. No audio will be heard once this button is pressed.
  • Page 20: Chapter 4: Special Features

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Setting the Local Language You can set the language for any On Screen Displays (OSDs). Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the / buttons to select the Setup menu and press the ENTER ) button.
  • Page 21: Changing The Screen Format

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Changing the Screen Format You can change the screen format based on the type of the TV you are using. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the / buttons to select the Setup menu and press the ENTER ) button.
  • Page 22: Setting The Local Time

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features With a 16:9 Ratio TV If you are using a 16:9 aspect ratio TV or monitor Full and receiving an image with a 4:3 aspect ratio, the Choose this when you want the television to adjust image will be displayed at the 4:3 aspect ratio on your the 4:3 image horizontally so it fills your 16:9 screen.
  • Page 23: Setting The Sound Output

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Setting the Sound Output You may set the type of sound output to use with your audio system. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the / buttons to select the Setup menu and press the ENTER ) button.
  • Page 24: Configuring The Captions-Related Settings

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Configuring the Captions-related Settings You can modify and configure how your caption will appear. The Digital Captioning function operates on digital channels only. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the / buttons to select the Preference menu and press the ENTER ( ) button.
  • Page 25: Configuring The Rating Control

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Configuring the Rating Control You may control access to channels and programs by inputting a personal identification number (4-digit secret PIN code) that can restrict viewing based on rating limits you set. Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control.
  • Page 26 CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Important Notes About Parental Locks Explanation of the MPAA and TV (FCC) Rating Systems: TV (FCC) Age-Based Ratings TV-Y All children.The themes and elements in this TV-PG Parental guidance suggested.This program program are specifically designed for a very young may contain infrequent coarse language, limited audience, including children from ages two to six.
  • Page 27: Setting The Transparency

    CHAPTER FOUR Special Features Setting the Transparency You can set the transparency of your On Screen Display (OSD). Press the MENU ( ) button on your remote control. Use the / buttons to select the Preference menu and press the ENTER ( ) button.
  • Page 28: Appendix

    APPENDIX Troubleshooting If you have difficulty with your digital TV Set-Top Box, there are several possibilities you should investigate before calling for a service technician. Problem Possible Solution Intermittent signal, or no signal at all • Try to tune to another channel. •...

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