Sharp Notevision XG-C335X Operation Manual
Sharp Notevision XG-C335X Operation Manual

Sharp Notevision XG-C335X Operation Manual

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    De meegeleverde CD-ROM bevat handleidingen in het Engels, Duits, Frans, Zweeds, Spaans, Italiaans, Nederlands, Portugees, Chinees en Koreaans. Lees de handleiding zorgvuldig door voor u de projector in gebruik neemt. O CD-ROM fornecido contém instruções de operação em Inglês, Alemão, Francês, Sueco, Espanhol, Italiano, Holandês, Português, Chinês e Coreano.
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    2. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY ACT To ensure that you will promptly receive any safety notification of inspection, modification, or recall that SHARP may be required to give under the 1972 Consumer Product Safety Act, PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE IMPORTANT “LIMITED WARRANTY” CLAUSE.
  • Page 4: Setting Up The Screen

    See “Replacing the Lamp” on page 60. This SHARP projector uses an LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) panel. This very sophisticated panel contains 786,432 pixels (x RGB) TFT’s (Thin Film Transistors). As with any high technology electronic equipment such as large screen TVs, video systems and video cameras, there are certain acceptable tolerances that the equipment must conform to.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Using the Menu Screen Buttons used in this operation Menu Selections Example: Adjusting “Bright” • This operation can also be performed by using the buttons on the projector. Button used in Press • The “Picture” menu screen for the se- this step lected input mode is displayed.
  • Page 6: Contents

    Samples of Cables for Connection ... 21 Connecting to a Computer ... 23 Connecting to Video Equipment ... 25 Controlling the Projector by a Computer ... 27 Connecting to a Monitor with RGB Input Terminal ... 28 Connecting to an Amplifier or Other Audio Equipment ...
  • Page 7: Troubleshooting

    Removing and Installing the Lamp Unit ... 61 Resetting the Lamp Timer ... 62 Computer Compatibility Chart ... 63 Troubleshooting ... 64 For SHARP Assistance ... 66 Specifications ... 67 Index ... 68 SETUP MANUAL Refer to the “SETUP MANUAL”...
  • Page 8: How To Access The Pdf Operation Manuals

    How to Access the PDF Operation Manuals PDF operation manuals in several languages are included in the CD-ROM, so that you can work with the projector. To utilize these manuals, you need to install Adobe ® computer (Windows or Macintosh ®...
  • Page 9: Important Safeguards

    IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS CAUTION : Please read all of these instructions before you operate this product and save these instructions for later use. Electrical energy can perform many useful functions. This product has been engineered and manufactured to assure your personal safety. BUT IMPROPER USE CAN RESULT IN POTENTIAL ELECTRICAL SHOCK OR FIRE HAZARDS.
  • Page 10 Internal cleaning should only be performed by a Sharp Authorized Projector Dealer or Service Center. Do not set up the projector in places ex- posed to direct sunlight or bright light.
  • Page 11: Changing The Lens

    Take extra care with the lens. If you are not to use the projector for a long time, make certain you unplug the power cord from the wall outlet, and disconnect any other cables connected to it.
  • Page 12: Accessories

    ■ Lamp unit Note • Some of the optional accessories may not be available depending on the region. Please check with your nearest Sharp Authorized Projector Dealer or Service Center. Two R-6 batteries (“AA” size, UM/SUM-3, HP-7 or similar) For Europe, except U.K.
  • Page 13: Connecting Pin Assignments

    The optional lenses from Sharp are also available for specialized application. Please see your nearest Sharp Authorized Projector Dealer for details on all the lenses. (Refer to the SETUP MANUAL on the supplied CD-ROM for details.) Also, be sure to have service person- nel install the optional lenses.
  • Page 14: Part Names And Functions

    Attaching the lens cap After putting the lens cap strap on the lens cap, pass the other end of the strap through the hole on the front side of the projector, next to the lens, as shown in the illustration. 30·58 Lamp indicator...
  • Page 15: Rs-232C Specifications And Commands

    • Always put on the lens cap to prevent damage to the lens when transporting the projector. • Do not lift or carry the projector by the lens or the lens cap as this may damage the lens. * Using the Kensington Lock •...
  • Page 16: Picture

    Using the Remote Control with a Signal Cable When the signals from the remote control cannot be reached due to the positioning of the projector, use a ø3.5 mm minijack cable to connect the remote control to the projector. Now you can control the projector with the remote control.
  • Page 17: Using The Remote Control

    Battery fluid from leaked batteries is harmful to skin, therefore ensure you wipe them first and then remove them using a cloth. • The batteries included with this projector may run down in a short period, depending on how they are kept. Be sure to replace them as soon as possible with new batteries.
  • Page 18: Quick Start

    Quick Start This section shows the basic operation (projector connecting with the computer). For details, see the page described below for each step. Setup and Projection In this section, connection of the projector and the computer is explained using one example.
  • Page 19 • • • • • Bring the projected image into focus by rotating the focus ring. Focus ring Select the INPUT mode Select the “COMPUTER 1” using the INPUT buttons on the projector or the COMPUTER 1 button on the remote control. On the On the remote...
  • Page 20: Setting Up The Projector

    Setting Up the Projector Setting Up the Projector For optimal image quality, position the projector perpendicular to the screen with the projector’s feet flat and level. Doing so will eliminate the need for Keystone correction and provide the best image quality. (See page 32.)
  • Page 21: Projection (Prj) Mode

    Projection (PRJ) Mode The projector can use any of the 4 projection modes, shown in the diagram below. Select the mode most appro- priate for the projection setting in use. (You can set the PRJ mode in “Options2” menu. See page 52.) ■...
  • Page 22: Storing The Projector

    • Place the projector into the storage case with the lens facing the handle. • Ensure the projector is held in place by using the fixing band. Close the cover of the storage case. Place the accessories in the front pocket of the storage case.
  • Page 23: Samples Of Cables For Connection

    Cable RGB cable (supplied) DVI Digital cable (commercially available) ø3.5 mm stereo or mono audio cable (commercially available or available as Sharp service part QCNWGA038WJPZ) DVI Digital cable (commercially available) 3 RCA to 15-pin D-sub cable (optional: AN-C3CP2) Connect with the cable adaptor, etc.
  • Page 24 Cable adaptor (commercially available) Dedicated cable RGB cable (supplied or commercially available) ø3.5 mm stereo minijack to RCA audio cable (commercially available) Terminal on the projector AUDIO (for COMPUTER/ COMPONENT 1, 2, DVI-D) AUDIO (for VIDEO, S-VIDEO) RCA audio cable...
  • Page 25: Connecting To A Computer

    • Depending on the computer you are using, an image may not be projected unless the computer’s external output port is switched on. (e.g. Press “Fn” and “F5” keys simultaneously when using a SHARP notebook computer). Refer to the specific instructions in your computer’s operation manual to enable your computer’s external output port.
  • Page 26: Controlling The Projector Via Lan

    Connecting to a Computer When connecting with a DVI digital cable The projector employs the DVI digital input terminal for direct input of Digital Video signals from a computer. Computer To audio output terminal * When using the ø3.5 mm mono audio cable, the volume level will be half of when using the ø3.5 mm stereo audio cable.
  • Page 27: Connecting To Video Equipment

    (commercially available) Note • When you connect video equipment with a 21-pin RGB output (Euro-scart) to the projector, use a com- mercially available cable that fits in the projector terminal you want to connect. To AUDIO input terminal (for COMPUTER/COMPONENT 2, DVI-D) ø3.5 mm stereo minijack to RCA audio cable...
  • Page 28 RCA audio cable (commercially available) Note • When you connect video equipment with a 21-pin RGB output (Euro-scart) to the projector, use a com- mercially available cable that fits in the projector terminal you want to connect. Video Equipment S-video cable (commercially available)
  • Page 29: Controlling The Projector By A Computer

    Controlling the Projector by a Computer When the RS-232C terminal on the projector is connected to a computer, the computer can be used to control the projector and check the status of the projector. Refer to the “SETUP MANUAL” contained on the supplied CD-ROM for “RS-232C Specifications and Commands”.
  • Page 30: Connecting To A Monitor With Rgb Input Terminal

    • When connecting to computer, use cross-over Category 5 (CAT.5) type cable (commercially available). Connecting to a Monitor with RGB Input Terminal You can display computer images on both the projector and a separate monitor using two sets of RGB cables. Monitor...
  • Page 31: Connecting To An Amplifier Or Other Audio Equipment

    Connecting to an Amplifier or Other Audio Equipment Audio signals input from equipment connected to each audio input terminal of the projector can be output to audio equipment. Amplifier Note • Turn off the power of both the projector and audio equipment when connecting.
  • Page 32: Turning The Projector On/Off

    (Put- ▼On-screen Display Info • You can unplug the power cord even if the projector is operating. • Even if you unplug the power cord from the projector, the cooling fan continues to run for a while. Power cord...
  • Page 33: Image Projection

    Install the projector so that it is as perpen- dicular to the screen as possible. Press the Height Adjustment but- tons.
  • Page 34: Correcting Trapezoidal Distortion

    The function for correcting trapezoidal distortion is called Keystone Correction. This projector is equipped with an “Auto Keystone Correction” function that automatically corrects any trapezoidal distortion within the projected im- age. The correction is made automatically provided the vertical incline or decline is within Note •...
  • Page 35: Adjusting The Lens

    Adjusting the Lens The image is focused and adjusted to the screen size using the focus ring or zoom knob on the projector. The focus is adjusted by rotat- ing the focus ring. Zooming is adjusted by moving the zoom knob.
  • Page 36: Switching The Input Mode

    ENTER. Note • When no signal is received, “NO SIGNAL” will be displayed. When a signal that the projector is not preset to receive is received, “NOT REG.” will be displayed. About the INPUT mode COMPUTER/ Used for projecting images...
  • Page 37: Adjusting The Volume

    FREEZE button Volume buttons AV MUTE button RESIZE button Adjusting the Volume Press VOL on the projector or on the remote control to adjust the volume. "On-screen Display Note • Pressing VOL will lower the volume. Pressing VOL will raise the volume.
  • Page 38: Displaying And Setting The Break Timer

    BREAK TIMER to cancel the break timer. Switching the Eco/Quiet Mode Press QUIET on the projector to switch the Eco/Quiet mode RETURN button between on and off. • When the Eco/Quiet Mode is set to “On”, the sound PICTURE MODE...
  • Page 39: Resize Mode

    Resize Mode This function allows you to modify or customize the resize mode to enhance the input image. De- pending on the input signal, you can choose a desired image. COMPUTER SVGA (800 × 600) XGA (1024 × 768) 4:3 aspect ratio SXGA (1280 ×...
  • Page 40 Image Projection VIDEO Input signal DVD / Video Image type 4:3 aspect ratio 480I, 480P, 576I, 576P, NTSC, PAL, SECAM Squeeze Letter box 720P, 1035I, 1080I 16:9 aspect ratio 16:9 aspect ratio 540P (4:3 aspect ratio in 16:9) : Cutout area on which images cannot be projected : Area on which the image is not included in the original signals *The Image Shift function can be used for these images.
  • Page 41: Using The Remote Control As The Wireless Computer Mouse

    When connecting the projector and the computer with a USB cable, you can use the remote control as the computer mouse. If the computer is placed too far away from the projector to be connected via the USB cable, the separately sold remote receiver (AN-MR2) makes it possible to operate the projector with the remote control. For de- tails, see the operation manual of the receiver.
  • Page 42: Menu Items

    Reset 640 × 480 Resolution Auto Sync Signal Info SEL./ADJ. ENTER RETURN Note • “Fine Sync” menu is only displayed when the projector input is COMPUTER/COMPONENT 1, 2 or DVI-D. Main Menu Picture Picture Mode Page COMP.1 Contrast Bright Color...
  • Page 43: Troubleshooting

    Audio Out PRJ Mode Front Fan Mode Normal Monitor Out Enable LAN/RS232C Enable RS-232C 9600 bps DHCP Client TCP/IP MAC Address 08:00:1F:B1:B7:74 Projector MYPROJECTOR All Reset SEL./ADJ. ENTER RETURN “Language” menu Language English Deutsch Español Nederlands Français Italiano Svenska Português SEL./ADJ.
  • Page 44: This Operation Can Also Be Performed By Using The Buttons On The Projector

    Using the Menu Screen Menu Selections Example: Adjusting “Bright” • This operation can also be performed by using the buttons on the projector. Press MENU. • The “Picture” menu screen for the se- lected input mode is displayed. Press | | | | | or \ \ \ \ \ to display the other menu screens.
  • Page 45: Press Menu

    ' ' or " " " to select the item " " Press ' you want to adjust. • The selected item is highlighted. To adjust the pro- jected image while viewing it Press ENTER. • The selected single adjustment item (e.g.
  • Page 46: Picture Adjustment ("Picture" Menu)

    PONENT 1, 2 or DVI-D. “Red” and “Blue” cannot be adjusted when “sRGB” is selected. Note • “Sharp” can be adjusted when 480I, 480P, 540P, 576I, 576P, 720P, 1035I or 1080I signals are detected. • To reset all adjustment items, select “Reset” and...
  • Page 47: Adjusting The Color Temperature

    5 Selecting the Dynamic Range An optimum picture may not be displayed if a DVI-D-capable device’s output signal type and the projector’s input signal type do not match. If this should occur, switch “Dynamic Range”. Selectable items Description Standard...
  • Page 48: Computer Image Adjustment ("Fine Sync" Menu)

    This function allows you to check the current in- put signal information. Menu operation Description Auto Sync adjustment will occur when the projector is turned on or when the input signals are switched, when connected to a computer. Auto Sync adjustment is not automati- cally performed.
  • Page 49: Using The "Options1" Menu

    Using the “Options1” Menu Options1 Lamp Timer (Life) Resize Normal Image Shift Keystone Auto Keystone OSD Display Background Logo Eco/Quiet Mode Auto Power Off System Sound Menu Position Center System Lock Disable Direct Power On Disable SEL./ADJ. ENTER RETURN 1 Checking the Lamp Life Status You can confirm the cumulative lamp usage time and the remaining lamp life (percentage).
  • Page 50: Keystone Correction

    (Projection brightness decreases 20%.) • You can also use ECO/QUIET button on the re- mote control or on the projector to switch the Eco/ Quiet Mode. (See page 36.) 8 Auto Power Off Function...
  • Page 51: Setting The System Sound

    Info • If you lose or forget your keycode, contact your nearest Sharp Authorized Projector Dealer or Ser- vice Center (see page 66). Even if the product war- ranty is valid, the keycode reset will incur a charge.
  • Page 52: Keylock Function

    ENTER on the projector for about 5 seconds. ▼On-screen Display Keylock function OFF • When the projector is in standby mode, you can release the keylock by holding down STANDBY/ON on the projector simul- taneously for about 5 seconds. Info •...
  • Page 53: Helpful Functions Set During Installation ("Options2" Menu)

    ENTER. Note • If ENTER is held down for more than 5 seconds, the operation buttons on the projector will be locked. (See page 50.) • You cannot use the buttons on the remote control to delete the password. Menu operation Page ' ' , "...
  • Page 54: Speaker Setting

    Audio Output) Info • When “Audio Out” has been set to “VAO”, first make sure to lower the volume of the projector before turning the power on or off and when switching the input. 4 Reversing/Inverting Pro-...
  • Page 55: Dhcp Client Setting

    IP addresses of other network equipment or computers. If “” is not used in a network with an IP address of “192.168.150.XXX”, you don’t have to change the projector IP address. • For details about each setting, consult your network administrator. ENTER.
  • Page 56: Confirming The Network Information For The Projector

    The MAC address of the projector is displayed. Projector The projector name is displayed. Note • For information on how to change the projector name, see “SETUP MANUAL” contained in the supplied CD-ROM. w w w w w Returning to the Default...
  • Page 57: Maintenance

    Do not attach rubber or plastic items to the projec- tor for long periods. The effects of some of the agents in the plastic may cause damage to the quality or finish of the projector. Mild detergent diluted with water Thinner ■...
  • Page 58: Replacing The Air Filter

    • This projector is equipped with air filters to ensure the optimal operating condition of the projector. • Ask your nearest Sharp Authorized Pro- jector Dealer or Service Center to ex- change the filter (PFILDA022WJKZ) when it is no longer possible to clean.
  • Page 59 Place a replacement air filter. • Place the new air filter onto the filter cover. Replace the filter cover. • Slide the filter cover in the direction of the arrow to close it. Note • Ensure the filter cover is securely installed. The power will not turn on unless it is correctly in- stalled.
  • Page 60: Maintenance Indicators

    At this time, the lamp indicator will illuminate in red. ■ If you try to turn on the projector a fourth time without replacing the lamp, the projector will not turn on. Maintenance Indicators...
  • Page 61 (see page 8) and then try turning the power back on. Wait until the projector has cooled down completely before plugging in the power cord and turning the power back on. (At least 10 minutes.) •...
  • Page 62: Regarding The Lamp

    Replacing the Lamp Caution • Do not remove the lamp unit from the projector right after use. The lamp will be very hot and may cause burn or injury. • Wait at least one hour after the power cord is disconnected to allow the surface of the lamp unit to fully cool before removing the lamp unit.
  • Page 63: Removing And Installing The Lamp Unit

    Info • Do not touch the glass surface of the lamp unit or the inside of the projector. • To avoid injury to yourself and damage to the lamp, make sure you carefully follow the steps below.
  • Page 64: Resetting The Lamp Timer

    • Plug the power cord into the AC socket of the projector. Reset the lamp timer. • While simultaneously holding down ", ENTER and MENU on the projector, press STANDBY/ON on the projector. • “LAMP 0000H” is displayed, indicating that the lamp timer is reset.
  • Page 65: Computer Compatibility Chart

    “CRT only” mode. Details on how to change display modes can be found in your notebook computer’s operation manual. • When this projector receives 640 × 350 VESA format VGA signals, “640 × 400” appears on the screen. • When projecting the RGB interlace signal using COMPUTER/COMPONENT 1, 2 or DVI-D with “Signal Type”...
  • Page 66: Troubleshooting

    • Adjust the focus. • The projection distance exceeds the focus range. • There is fog on the lens. If the projector is carried from a cold room into a warm room, or if it is suddenly heated, condensation may form on the surface of the lens and the Picture is blurred;...
  • Page 67: Standard

    This projector is equipped with a microprocessor. Its performance could be adversely affected by incorrect operation or interference. If this should happen, unplug the projector and plug it in again after more than 5 minutes.
  • Page 68: For Sharp Assistance

    For SHARP Assistance If you encounter any problems during setup or operation of this projector, first refer to the “Troubleshooting” section on pages your question, please contact the SHARP Service departments listed below. U.S.A. Sharp Electronics Corporation 1-888-GO-SHARP (1-888-467-4277)
  • Page 69: Specifications

    Oceania, RGB cable, DIN-D-Sub RS-232C adaptor, Storage case, Lens cap, Lens cap strap, Projector manual and technical reference CD-ROM, Operation manual As a part of policy of continuous improvement, SHARP reserves the right to make design and specification changes for product improvement without prior notice. The performance specification figures indicated are nominal values of production units.
  • Page 70: Index

    Resize ... 47 RESIZE button ... 37 Resolution ... 46 RGB cable ... 23 RS-232C ... 52 RS-232C terminal ... 27 Sharp ... 44 Signal Info ... 46 Signal Type ... 45 Speaker ... 52 sRGB ... 44 Standard ... 44 STANDBY button ...

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