Sharp Aquos LC 46SE94U Operation Manual

Sharp Aquos LC 46SE94U Operation Manual

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IMPORTANTE : Lea este manual de operación antes de comenzar a operar el equipo.


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  • Page 1 LC-46SE94U LC-52SE94U LC-65SE94U LC-46SE94U/LC-52SE94U IMPORTANT IMPORTANTE : Lea este manual de operación antes de comenzar a operar el equipo. LIQUID CRYSTAL TELEVISION TÉLÉVISEUR ACL TELEVISOR CON PANTALLA DE CRISTAL LÍQUIDO OPERATION MANUAL MODE D'EMPLOI MANUAL DE OPERACIÓN LC-65SE94U : Please read this operation manual before starting operating the equipment.
  • Page 3: Important Information

    LIQUID CRYSTAL TELEVISION • The illustrations and on-screen displays in this operation manual are for explanation purposes and may vary slightly from the actual operations. • Menu items that are not selectable are grayed out. • The examples used throughout this manual are based on the LC-52SE94U model.
  • Page 4: Trademarks

    DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY: SHARP LIQUID CRYSTAL TELEVISION, MODEL LC-46SE94U/LC-52SE94U/LC-65SE94U This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 5: Dear Sharp Customer

    DEAR SHARP CUSTOMER Thank you for your purchase of the Sharp Liquid Crystal Television. To ensure safety and many years of trouble-free operation of your product, please read the Important Safety Instructions carefully before using this product. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Electricity is used to perform many useful functions, but it can also cause personal injuries and property damage if improperly handled.
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS • Outdoor Antenna Grounding — If an outside antenna is connected to the television equipment, be sure the antenna system is grounded so as to provide some protection against voltage surges and built-up static charges. Article 810 of the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70, provides information with regard to proper grounding of the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the lead-in wire to an antenna discharge unit, size of grounding conductors,...
  • Page 7: Supplied Accessories

    • Always use the AC cord supplied with the TV. • AC cord enclosed in this product is for 110-125V. In using it on the 125-240V AC, please consult the following. SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORATION, LATIN AMERICA GROUP 6100 Blue Lagoon Drive, Suite 150, Miami, Florida 33126, U.S.A.
  • Page 8: Attaching The Stand

    QUICK REFERENCE ■ LC-46SE94U/LC-52SE94U • Before performing work spread cushioning over the base area to lay the TV on. This will prevent it from being damaged. Confi rm that there are 4 screws and a screwdriver supplied with the speaker unit. Insert the projections on the speaker unit into the corresponding slots on the TV, then fasten the screws.
  • Page 9 QUICK REFERENCE STOP! To safely remove the AQUOS television from the box • It's best to use 2 people to remove the AQUOS television for stability. • Lift onto installation location as the diagram illustrates. Ventilation & Cleaning Tips Keep your AQUOS television in a well ventilated area and make sure not to place it by a heat source or use it near water.
  • Page 11: Table Of Contents

    Contents IMPORTANT INFORMATION ... 1 Trademarks ... 2 DEAR SHARP CUSTOMER ... 3 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ... 3 Supplied Accessories... 5 QUICK REFERENCE ... 5 Attaching the Speaker Unit ...5 Attaching the Stand ...6 Contents ... 9 Part Names ...10 TV (Front) ...10...
  • Page 12: Part Names

    Part Names TV (Front) TV (Rear/Side) INPUT 3 terminals INPUT 4 terminal (HDMI) SERVICE terminal Antenna/Cable in INPUT 2 terminals POWER button MENU button INPUT button Channel buttons (CH r / s ) Volume buttons (VOL k / l ) INPUT 1 terminals AUDIO OUTPUT terminals...
  • Page 13: Remote Control Unit

    Part Names Remote Control Unit • When using the remote control unit, point it at the TV. TV POWER: Switch the TV power on or enters standby. (See page 15.) DISPLAY: Display the channel information. SOURCE POWER: Turns the power of the external equipment on and off.
  • Page 14: Preparation

    Preparation Using the Remote Control Unit Use the remote control unit by pointing it towards the remote control sensor on the TV. Objects between the remote control unit and the remote control sensor may prevent proper operation. Cautions Regarding the Remote Control Unit •...
  • Page 15: Connecting Audiovisual Equipment

    Preparation You can connect many types of external equipment to your TV like a Blu-ray disc player, HD-DVD player, DVD player, VCR, Digital TV tuner, HDMI equipment, game console or camcorder. To view external source images, select the input source from INPUT on the remote control unit or on the TV. (See page 16.) CAUTION •...
  • Page 16: Using Digital Audio Output

    Preparation Using Digital Audio Output It is possible to output audio through the DIGITAL AUDIO OUTPUT terminal. (See page 31 for details.) PCM audio outputs from the terminal. To optical digital input of external audio devices • Depending on the connected equipment, audio will not output from the DIGITAL AUDIO OUTPUT terminal in HDMI connection.
  • Page 17: Watching Tv

    Watching TV Turning On/Off the Power POWER TV POWER (On/Standby) Initial Setup When you turn on the TV for the fi rst time, it will automatically memorize the broadcasting channels available in the region where you live. Perform the following steps before you press TV POWER on the remote control unit.
  • Page 18: Direct Button Operation

    Direct Button Operation Changing Channels You can change channels by pressing CH • (DOT). Examples: To select a 1 or 2-digit channel number (e. g., Channel 5): Press 5 ENT. To select a 3-digit channel number (e. g., Channel 115): Press 1 ENT.
  • Page 19: Av Mode

    Direct Button Operation AV MODE AV MODE gives you 8 viewing options to choose from to best match the surrounding environment of the TV, which can vary due to factors like room brightness, type of program watched or the type of image input from external equipment.
  • Page 20: Closed Captions And Digital Closed Captions

    Direct Button Operation Closed Captions and Digital Closed Captions Your TV is equipped with an internal Closed Caption decoder. It allows you to view conversations, narration and sound effects as subtitles on your TV. Closed Captions are available on some TV programs and on some VHS home video tapes at the discretion of the program provider.
  • Page 21: View Mode

    Direct Button Operation VIEW MODE You can select the screen size. Press VIEW MODE. • The View Mode menu displays. • The menu lists the View Mode options selectable for the type of video signal currently being received. Press VIEW MODE or a/b while the View Mode menu is displayed to select a desired item on the menu. •...
  • Page 22: On-Screen Display Menu

    On-Screen Display Menu Menu Items For TV/INPUT 1/2/3 Mode Picture Menu OPC ...Page 22 Backlight ...Page 22 Contrast ...Page 22 Brightness ...Page 22 Color ...Page 22 Tint ...Page 22 Sharpness ...Page 22 Advanced C.M.S.-Hue ...Page 22 C.M.S.-Saturation ...Page 22 Color Temp..Page 22 Active Contrast ...Page 22 Fine Motion Advanced ...Page 22 I/P Setting ...Page 23...
  • Page 23: On-Screen Display Menu Operation

    On-Screen Display Menu On-Screen Display Menu Operation Example Picture [b12] a16 Backlight Contrast [b30] Brightness Color Tint [ b2] Sharpness Advanced Reset : Select : Enter : Back ENTER RETURN The bar above is an operational guide for the remote control. The bar will change in accordance with each menu setting screen.
  • Page 24: Picture Menu

    On-Screen Display Menu Picture Menu Adjusts the picture to your preference with the following picture settings. Example Picture [b12] a16 Backlight Contrast [b30] Brightness Color Tint [ b2] Sharpness Advanced Reset Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select "Picture".
  • Page 25: Audio Menu

    On-Screen Display Menu I/P Setting Converts input signals depending on the type of images. Fast: Suitable for fast-moving images Slow: Suitable for smooth images with low amounts of fl ickers • "I/P Setting" is not selectable when channel display shows an input resolution of 480P, 720P, or 1080P.
  • Page 26: Power Control Menu

    On-Screen Display Menu Power Control Menu Power control setting allows you to save energy. Example Power Control No Signal Off No Operation Off Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select "Power Control". Press a/b to select a "No Signal Off" or "No Operation Off", and then press ENTER.
  • Page 27: Ch Setup

    On-Screen Display Menu CH Setup If initial setup does not memorize all the channels in your region, follow the instructions below to manually memorize the channels. Air/Cable: Make sure what kind of connection is made with your TV when selecting "Air" or "Cable". CH Search: Channel auto search makes the TV look for all channels viewable in the set area.
  • Page 28: Position

    On-Screen Display Menu Position For adjusting a picture's horizontal and vertical position. H-Pos.: Centers the image by moving it to the left or right. V-Pos.: Centers the image by moving it up or down. • For resetting adjustments to the factory preset values, press a/b to select "Reset", and then press ENTER.
  • Page 29 On-Screen Display Menu ■ ■ MPAA (Voluntary movie rating system) MPAA (Voluntary movie rating system) Example Example MPAA MPAA TV Guidelines TV Guidelines Can. English Ratings Can. English Ratings Can. French Ratings Can. French Ratings Press a/b to adjust the item to your desired Press a/b to adjust the item to your desired position.
  • Page 30 On-Screen Display Menu Canadian Rating Systems (Canadian English ratings and Canadian French ratings) • The TV rating systems in Canada are based on the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) policy on violence in television programming. • While violence is the most important content element to be rated, the structure developed takes into consideration other program content like language, nudity, sexuality and mature themes.
  • Page 31: Option Menu

    On-Screen Display Menu Option Menu Example Option AQUOS LINK Setup Audio Only Output Select Caption Setup Digital Caption Info. Program Title Display Favorite CH Game Play Time Operation Lock Out Demo Mode Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select "Option".
  • Page 32: Caption Setup

    On-Screen Display Menu Caption Setup This function allows you to adjust the closed caption screen appearance to suit your preference. You can adjust 7 items: "Caption Size", "Font Style", "Foreground Color", "Foreground Opacity", "Background Color", "Background Opacity" and "Character Edge". Example: Selectable items available for "Font Style".
  • Page 33: Digital Setup Menu

    USB memory device with the update fi le into the SERVICE terminal on the TV. To check for the availability of a software update, visit If you have any questions, please call 1-800-BE-SHARP (800-237-4277). [PCM] [Yes] CAUTION •...
  • Page 34 On-Screen Display Menu Press ENTER to start checking the data in the USB memory device. Insert the USB memory device containing the software update file. During the data checking, Checking “ Now checking the data in the USB memory device. Checking •...
  • Page 35: Other Viewing Options

    Other Viewing Options Presetting Remote Control Function You can operate the connected AV products (AV receiver, cable box, SAT tuner, DTV, VCR, DVD, LD) using the presetting manufacturer function of your remote control unit. Presetting manufacturer codes Press FUNCTION until the LED for your device lights up.
  • Page 37: Using Aquos Link

    Using AQUOS LINK Controlling HDMI Equipment Using AQUOS LINK What’s AQUOS LINK? • Using the HDMI CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) protocol, with AQUOS LINK you can interactively operate compatible system equipment (Blue-ray Disc equipment, AV amplifi er, DVD). • By connecting AQUOS LINK-compatible devices with HDMI-certifi ed cables to the TV, you can control a recorder or AV amplifi...
  • Page 38: Aquos Link Setup

    Using AQUOS LINK AQUOS LINK Setup Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select "Option". Press a/b to select “AQUOS LINK Setup”, and then press ENTER. Press a/b to select a specifi c item, and then press ENTER.
  • Page 39: Aquos Link Menu

    Using AQUOS LINK AQUOS LINK Menu AQUOS LINK Recorder EPG Top menu/title list Media change By AQUOS AUDIO SP By AQUOS SP Sound mode change Model select Timer Recording You can call up the CEC-compatible recorder’s EPG and preset timer recordings using the TV’s remote control.
  • Page 40: Using The Internet

    • If you still cannot connect to the Internet, please consult your Internet service provider or telephone company. The SHARP PLC adapter kit (sold separately) lets you use the existing electrical wiring in your house to create a home network.
  • Page 41: Interactive Service

    Using the Internet If you cannot connect to the Internet Perform the procedures below to check your TV's network settings. Ethernet Setup Press EXIT to display the normal TV screen. Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select “Digital Setup”. Press a/b to select “Communication Setup”, and then press ENTER.
  • Page 42: Entering Text (Software Keyboard)

    Using the Internet Entering Text (Software Keyboard) When you are editing an input screen or specifying the Ethernet settings used for accessing the Internet, enter text from the software keyboard. • You can enter up to 128 characters for text. The text you enter is displayed as you type it in.
  • Page 43: Using The Browser

    Using the Internet Using the Browser ENTER, a/b/c/d a/b/c/d • Press to select a link that you want to jump, and then press ENTER. EXIT • Press the button to return to the TV screen. RETURN • Press the button to return to the previous page. Example : The image shown below, which is only for explanation, is subject to change.
  • Page 44: Using The Toolbar

    Using the Internet Using the Toolbar You can use the toolbar to control the browser and to specify settings. Press D on the remote control unit to display the toolbar. Press c/d to select a function, and then press ENTER. Selected item Description Displays the linked page in a new tab.
  • Page 45: Saving The Url Of The Current Page

    Using the Internet Saving the URL of the Current Page Adding a web page to your bookmarks allows you to return to that page later by simply selecting it from your list of bookmarks. Display the page that you want to bookmark. Press D on the remote control unit to display the toolbar.
  • Page 46: Browser Settings

    Using the Internet Browser Settings You can check or modify your browser settings from the Browser menu. The Browser menu includes a display settings menu and a security settings menu. Press D to display the toolbar. Press c/d to select “ ”...
  • Page 47: Appendix

    Appendix Removing the Stand • Before detaching (or attaching) the stand, unplug the AC cord from the AC INPUT terminal. CAUTION • Do not remove the stand from the TV unless using an optional wall mount bracket to mount it. ■...
  • Page 48: Setting The Tv On The Wall

    Setting the TV on the Wall CAUTION • This TV should be mounted on the wall only with the wall mount bracket AN-52AG4 (SHARP) (for LC-46SE94U/ LC-52SE94U) or AN-65AG1 (SHARP) (for LC-65SE94U). The use of other wall mount brackets may result in an unstable installation and may cause serious injuries.
  • Page 49: Troubleshooting

    Appendix Troubleshooting Problem • No power • Unit cannot be operated. • Remote control unit does not operate. • Picture is cut off/with sidebar screen. • Strange color, light color, or color misalignment • Power is suddenly turned off. • No picture •...
  • Page 50: Rs-232C Port Specifi Cations

    Appendix RS-232C Port Specifi cations ■ PC control of the TV • Attach an RS-232C cable cross-type (commercially available) to the supplied Din/D-Sub RS-232C for the connections. • This operation system should be used by a person who is accustomed to using computers. ■...
  • Page 51: Specifi Cations

    The dimensional drawings are shown on the inside back cover. • As part of policy of continuous improvement, SHARP reserves the right to make design and specifi cation changes for product improvement without prior notice. The performance specifi cation fi gures indicated are nominal values of production units.
  • Page 52: Pc Compatibility Chart

    CLEARING THE SECRET NUMBER If you forget the secret number, clear the secret number using the following procedure. Press MENU to display the MENU screen, and then press c/d to select “Setup”. Press a/b to select “EZ Setup”, “CH Setup”, “Parental CTRL”, “Reset”, “Color System” or “Software Update”, and the Secret number input screen displays.
  • Page 53: Information On The Software License For This Product

    The copyrights for the software components and various relevant documents included with this product that were developed or written by SHARP are owned by SHARP and are protected by the Copyright Act, international treaties, and other relevant laws. This product also makes use of freely distributed software and software components whose copyrights are held by third parties.
  • Page 54: Calling For Service

    WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE. The warranties given herein shall be the sole and exclusive warranties granted by Sharp and shall be the sole and exclusive remedy available to the purchaser and only for the time periods set forth herein. No other representations or promises made by anyone are permitted.
  • Page 56 NOTE...
  • Page 57: Dimensional Drawings

    Dimensional Drawings LC-46SE94U (1023.4) LC-52SE94U (1157) (1109) (400) (1242) (400) Unit: inch (mm) (477) (128) (89) (343) (477) (128) (89) (343)
  • Page 58 Dimensional Drawings LC-65SE94U (1433.5) (1534) (440) Unit: inch (mm) (792) (152) (100) (409)
  • Page 59 SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORATION Sharp Plaza, Mahwah, New Jersey 07430-2135 SHARP CORPORATION Printed in Mexico Imprimé au Mexique Impreso en México TINS-D476WJZZ 08P01-MX-NM...

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