Always use the AC cord supplied with the TV. To avoid scratching the frame or screen, please use a soft, lint free cloth for cleaning. Approved cleaning cloths are available directly from Sharp in single (00Z-LCD-CLOTH) or triple (00Z-LCD- CLOTH-3) packs. Call 1-800-BE-SHARP for ordering, or VISIT www.sharpusa.com/SharpDirect.
IMPORTANT: To aid reporting in case of loss or theft, please record the TV's model and serial numbers in the space provided. The numbers are located at the rear of the TV. IMPORTANT INFORMATION WARNING: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY: SHARP LIQUID CRYSTAL TELEVISION, MODEL LC-32SB27U 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.
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.
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,...
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS CHILD SAFETY: It Makes A Difference How and Where You Use Your Flat Panel Display Congratulations on your purchase! As you enjoy your new product, please keep these safety tips in mind: TUNE INTO SAFETY • One size does NOT ﬁ t all. Follow the manufacturer’s recommendations for the safe installation and use of your ﬂ...
Setting the TV on the Wall CAUTION • This TV should be mounted on the wall only with the AN-37AG5 (SHARP) wall mount bracket. The use of other wall mount brackets may result in an unstable installation and may cause serious injuries. •...
POWER on the remote control to turn the power on. IMPORTANT: POWER IF THE UNIT DOES NOT POWER ON - UNPLUG THE indicator TELEVISION FROM THE OUTLET AND REPEAT THE INSTALLATION STEPS. IF YOU STILL ENCOUNTER NO POWER, PLEASE CONTACT US AT 1-800-BE-SHARP. Remote Control sensor 30º 30º 30º...
Preparation Antennas To enjoy a clearer picture, use an outdoor antenna. The following is a brief explanation of the types of connections that are used for a coaxial cable. If your outdoor antenna uses a 75-ohm coaxial cable with an F-type connector, plug it into the antenna terminal at the rear of the TV set.
Part Names TV (Front) *OPC: Optical Picture Control TV (Rear/Side) POWER button MENU button INPUT button Channel buttons Volume buttons (VOLk/l) INPUT 3 terminals SERVICE terminal *1 See page 11 for external equipment connection. *2 See page 17 for button operations. *3 See page 8 for connecting the AC cord.
Connecting to External Equipment You can connect many types of external equipment to your TV like a Blu-ray disc 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.
Watching TV Turning On/Off the Power POWER POWER POWER POWER (On/Standby) (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 POWER on the remote control unit.
Direct Button Operation POWER You can turn on the TV or put it on standby by pressing POWER on the TV or on the remote control unit. (See page 12.) Changing Channels You can change channels by pressing CH 0–9, • (DOT). Examples: To select a 1 or 2-digit channel number (e.
Direct Button Operation AV MODE AV MODE gives you several 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.
Direct Button Operation INPUT To view external source images, select the input source using INPUT on the remote control unit or on the TV. Press INPUT. • A list of selectable sources appears. Press INPUT again or press a / b to select the input source.
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. •...
On-Screen Display Menu On-Screen Display Menu Operation Example Picture [On(Display)] Backlight Contrast [ 30] Brightness [ b2] Color Tint 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.
On-Screen Display Menu Picture Menu Adjusts the picture to your preference with the following picture settings. Example Picture [On(Display)] Backlight Contrast [ 30] Brightness [ b2] Color Tint Sharpness Advanced Reset c button Selected item Backlight The screen dims Contrast For less contrast Brightness For less...
On-Screen Display Menu Monochrome For viewing a video in monochrome. On: For viewing in monochrome. Off: Normal color. Range of OPC The brightness level range of the OPC sensor's automatic adjustments can be set according to your preferences. The adjustment range of the OPC sensor can be set to a maximum of +16 and a minimum of –16.
On-Screen Display Menu Setup Menu Example Setup EZ Setup CH Setup Input Skip Input Label Parental CTRL Position PC Setup PC Audio Select HDMI Auto View Audio Setup Language Reset EZ Setup You can run EZ Setup again, even after setting up the preset channels.
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.
On-Screen Display Menu Audio Setup You can output digital audio to an AV ampliﬁ er or similar device whose DIGITAL AUDIO INPUT terminal is connected to the DIGITAL AUDIO OUTPUT terminal on the TV. Please select an audio output format compatible with the audio format of the program you are watching and the equipment connected.
On-Screen Display Menu ■ MPAA (Voluntary movie rating system) Example MPAA TV Guidelines ----- Can. English Ratings ----- Can. French Ratings PG-13 ----- Block NC-17 Block Block NONE Press a / b to adjust the item to your desired position. "Block"...
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.
On-Screen Display Menu Option Menu Example Option Audio Only Input Select Output Select Color System Digital Caption Setup Digital Caption Info. Program Title Display Favorite CH Operation Lock Out Demo Mode Identiﬁcation Software Update Audio Only When listening to music from a music program, you can turn the screen off and enjoy audio only.
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 www.sharpusa.com. If you have any questions, please call 1-800-BE-SHARP (800-237-4277). CAUTION • Do not remove the USB memory device or unplug the AC cord while the software is being updated.
On-Screen Display Menu During the data checking, “Checking” blinks. Now checking the data in the USB memory device. Checking • The current version of the TV software and the version of the update ﬁ le on the USB memory device are displayed.
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 •...
*2 The dimensional drawings are shown on the Spanish operation manual. • 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.
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