All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com F or mod e l s : AV-36260 AV-36230 AV-32260 COLOR TELEVISION AV-32230 USER'S GUIDE AV-27260 Illustration of AV-32260 and RM-C305 IMPORTANT NOTE TO THE CUSTOMER In the space below, enter the serial num ber of your television (located at the rear of the television cabinet).
Do not attempt to repair it yourself or remove the rear cover. Changes or modifications not approved by JVC could void the warr a n t y. * When you don’t use this TV set for a long period of time, be sure to disconnect both the power plug from the A C outlet and antenna for your safety.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS CAUTION: Please read and retain for your safety. Electrical energy can perform many useful functions. This TV set has been engineered and manufactured to assure your personal safety. But improper use can result in poten - tial electrical shock or fire hazards.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com 7 An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system, extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits as contact with them might be fatal.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com 13 For added protection of the TV set during a lightning storm or when the TV set is to be left unattended for an extended period of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Quick Setup 1 Getting Started T hese quick setup pages will provide you, in three easy steps, with the basic inform ation you need to begin using your new television right away. T his inform ation includes basic instructions on operating your rem ote control, m aking a sim ple cable/antenna and optional V C R connection and, finally, inform ation on program m ing your television's Auto T uner.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Quick Setup 2 Step Two - Making Basic Connections N ext you will need to connect your television to an antenna or cable system . T he m ost basic antenna/cable connection is shown below. F or m ore detailed connections, such as ones where a cable box is required, see pages 11 to 13.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Quick Setup 3 Step Three - The Plug In Menu W hen you turn your television on for the first tim e the P lug In M enu will appear. T his m enu sets som e of the basic settings for your television.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Connections Cable and VCR Connections T here are three basic types of antenna or cable connections: • If you have an antenna or have a cable system that does not require you use a cable box to select channels, please refer to D iagram #1.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Connections Cable and VCR Connections - Continued D iagram #2 1) C onnect the antenna or cable TV wire from the wall outlet, in to the R FInput of the cable box. 2) C onnect an R F cable from the R F O utput of the cable box, in to the R F Input on the back of the V C R .
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Connections Cable and VCR Connections - Continued D iagram #3 1) C onnect the antenna or cable T V wire from the wall outlet, in to the R F Input of the two-way splitter. 2) C onnect an R F cable from the one of the R F O utputs on the splitter, in to the cable box R F I n p u t .
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Connections Connecting to a DVD player 1) C onnect G reen cable out from D V D player “Y ”C omponent O utput, in to T V “ Y ” C omponent Input. 2) C onnect Blue cable out from D V D player “P ”C omponent O utput, in to T V “...
If your C am corder is a m ono sound m odel it will have only one audio jack. C onnect it to the T V ’s Left Audio jack. • T he front Input jacks (Input 3) of m odels AV-36260 and AV-36230 are located under the front panel door.
• The AV Compu Link cable has a male 3.5 mm (mono) plug on each end. • If your JVC-brand V C R has “ A Code/B Code Remote Control Switching” (see your V C R ’s user’s guide), using V C R A Code will switch the T V to input 1.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Remote Control RM-C305 Remote Control Basics • Before you can operate the remote control, you must first install the batteries (included). S ee “C hanging the Batteries” at the bottom of this page for instructions. (For an illustration, please see page 7.) •...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Remote Programming Setting the CATV, VCR and DVD Codes You can program your rem ote to operate your cable box, satellite receiver, V C R or D V D player by using the instructions and codes listed below. If the equipm ent does not respond to any of the codes listed below or to the code search function, use the rem ote control supplied by the m anufacturer.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Remote Programming VCR setup T he rem ote control is program m ed with V C R codes for power on, power off, play, stop, fast-forward, rewind, pause, record, channel up, and channel down operation. 1) F ind the V C R brand from the list of codes shown below.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Remote Programming DVD setup T he rem ote control is program m ed with D V D codes for power on, power off, play, stop, fast-forward, rewind, previous chapter, next chapter, tray open/close, and still/pause operation. 1) F ind the D V D player brand from the list of codes shown below.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Onscreen Menus Using the Guide C ertain sym bols are used throughout this guide to help you learn about the features of your new television. T he ones you will see m ost frequently are: U p and D own arrows m ean press the C + or C - buttons.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Plug In Menu Introduction T he P lug In M enu com es up autom atically when you first turn on the T V after plugging it in. T he P lug In M enu helps you to get your T V ready to use by letting you set your preferences for: •...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Plug In Menu Auto Clock Set Before you use any of your T V ’s tim er functions, you m ust first set the clock. You m ay precisely set your clock using the X D S tim e signal broadcast by m ost P ublic Broadcasting stations. To set the clock using the X D S signal: Enter the channel number of your local PBS station P ress M...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Plug In Menu Manual Clock Set To set your clock m anually (without using the X D S signal), choose M AN U ALfrom the S et C lock m enu and follow the steps below. To S E T C LO C K To operate To M AN U AL...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Channel Summary Channel Summary C hannel S um m ary allows you to custom ize the line-up of channels received by your T V. You can add or delete channels from the line-up or prevent any unauthorized viewers from watching any or all 181 channels.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Your T V is equipped with V -C hip technology which enables T V P arental G uidelines (for U nited S tates and C anada) and M ovie (M P AA) G uideline controls. V -C hip technology allows you to pro- gram your T V to receive, or not to receive, program s based on content according to the guidelines.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip US V-Chip Ratings U.S. PARENTAL RATING SYSTEMS P rograms with the following ratings are appropriate for childre n . ❒ TV Y is Appropriate for All Children. P rogram s are created for very young viewers and should be suitable for all ages, including children ages 2 - 6.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Setting US V-Chip Ratings P ress the M button E N U To V -C H IP To operate (Lock icon will appear) P ress Z to access the V -C hip m enu E R O V-CHIP ON OFF...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Setting ratings with the V-Chip button To access R ating inform ation about a certain program , press the V-C button while viewing that H IP program . A display like this will appear: PROGRAM IS RATED : TV-PG - V If you decide you want to block this category of viewing, press "0"...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Movie Ratings ❒ NR - Not Rated. This is a film which has no rating. In many cases these films were imported from countries which do not use the M PA A ratings system. O ther N R films may be from amateur producers who didn’t intend to have their film widely released.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Canadian V-Chip Ratings ❒ E - Exempt. Exempt programming includes: news, sports, documentaries and other information programming, talk shows, music videos, and variety programming. ❒ C – Programming Intended for Children. Violence G uidelines: T here will be no realistic scenes of violence. D epictions of aggressive behavior will be infrequent and lim ited to portrayals that are clearly im aginary, com edic or unrealistic in nature.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Unrated Programs Notes About Unrated Programs: U nrated program m ing refers to any program m ing which does not contain a rating signal. P rogram m ing on television stations which do not broadcast rating signals will be placed in the “U nrated P rogram m ing"...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com V-Chip Set Lock Code C hannel G uard and V -C hip settings are protected by a four-digit Lock C ode. Your T V com es pre-set with a Lock C ode of "0000". You m ay change the code to any four-digit num ber you wish. T o change the Lock C ode, follow the steps below.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Picture Settings Tint Tint allows you to adjust the levels of red and green in your TV picture. Press the M b u t t o n E N U T o T IN T To increase the levels of green To increase the levels of red To m ove to the next setting...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Picture Settings Noise Muting T his feature inserts a blank blue screen over channels which are not broadcasting or are too weak to be received clearly. Press the M b u t t o n E N U To N O IS E M U T IN G To turn N oise M uting O N or O F F...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Sound Settings Bass You can increase or decrease the level of low-frequency sound in the T V ’s audio with the Bass adjustment. Press the M b u t t o n E N U To BAS S To increase the bass To decrease the bass...
To F IN IS H To save settings On/Off Timer Note for PIP (AV-27260, AV-32260 and AV-36260 only). If the television is on when a tim ed event is about to start a Tim er P review window will appear. T he Tim er P review window will appear in the lower right corner of the screen seven seconds before the tim er is program m ed to begin.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com General Items TV Speaker If your TV is connected to a stereo system, you can turn off the T V speakers and listen to the audio through your stereo. Press the M b u t t o n E N U T o T V S P E AKE R TV SPEAKER...
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com General Items Closed Caption M any broadcasts now include an onscreen display of dialog called C losed C aptions. S om e broad- casts m ay also include displays of additional inform ation in text form . Your television can access and display this inform ation using the C losed C aption feature.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Button Functions Menu T he M button allows you to access JVC ’s onscreen menu system. Press M to activate the E N U E N U onscreen menu system. • S ee individual topics (like “S ound S ettings”) for specific inform ation on using m enus.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Button Functions Video Status T he V button gives you a choice of three T V picture display settings, including a ID E O T AT U S display of your own preferences. Standard - R esets the picture display to the factory settings.
+ /- buttons. P ressing any num ber key will cancel R eturn+ . H AN N E L • R eturn+ does not affect the P IP channel (AV-27260, AV-32260 and AV-36260 only). Input S elects the signal input source for the television: T V , for Antenna or C able; Video 1, 2 or 3, for video devices like V C R s, D V D players, or cam corders.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Button Functions VCR Buttons You can use this rem ote control to operate the basic functions of your V C R . T hese functions include: play, record, rewind, fast-forward, stop, pause, channel scan, T V /V C R , power on, and power off.
All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Button Functions - PIP Freeze U se the F button to lock a single, still im age onto the P IP window. R E E Z E • If P IP is off when F is pressed, a snapshot of the m ain screen is taken and placed in the R E E Z E P IP w indow.
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All manuals and user guides at all-guides.com Search Codes Cable/Satellite Search Codes Function: 1) S lide the first 2-W ay M ode S elector switch to C AT V. 2) P ress the T V P and R + buttons. H old for at least three seconds and release. O W E R E T U R N 3) P ress T V P...
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