Download  Print this page

Toshiba 14AF45C, 20AF45C Owner's Manual

Fst pure colorstream
Hide thumbs

Advertisement

14AF45C
20AF45C
J3S00221A(E)_COVER
1
11/01/2005, 12:54 PM

Advertisement

Table of Contents
loading

  Related Manuals for Toshiba 14AF45C, 20AF45C

  Summary of Contents for Toshiba 14AF45C, 20AF45C

  • Page 1 14AF45C 20AF45C J3S00221A(E)_COVER 11/01/2005, 12:54 PM...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    Dear Customer, Thank you for purchasing this Toshiba TV. This manual will help you use the many exciting features of your new TV. Before operating the TV, please read this manual completely, and keep it nearby for future reference. Safety Precautions...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions 1) Read these instructions. 2) Keep these instructions. 3) Heed all warnings. 4) Follow all instructions. 5) Do not use this apparatus near water. 6) Clean only with a dry cloth. 7) Do not block any ventilation openings.
  • Page 4 Care For better performance and safer operation of your TOSHIBA TV, follow these recommendations and precautions: 27) Always sit approximately 10–25 feet away from the TV and as directly in front of it as possible. The picture can appear dull if you sit too far to the left or right of the TV, or if sunlight or room lights reflect on the screen.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Important Safety Information ... 2-4 Welcome to Toshiba... 6 Exploring your new TV ... 6 Selecting a location for the TV ... 6 Connecting your TV ... 7 Connecting a VCR ... 7 Connecting a cable converter box ... 8 Connecting a DVD player/satellite receiver and a VCR ...
  • Page 6: Welcome To Toshiba

    Congratulations! You have purchased one of the finest color TVs on the market. The goal of this manual is to guide you through setting up and operating your Toshiba TV as quickly as possible. You may need to purchase other audio or video cables to connect your equipment.
  • Page 7: Connecting Your Tv

    Connecting your TV • A coaxial cable is the standard cable that comes in from your antenna or cable converter box. Coaxial cables use “F” connectors. • Standard A/V (audio/video) cables are usually color coded accord- ing to use: yellow for video and red and white for audio. The red audio cable is for the stereo right channel, and the white audio cable is for the stereo left (or mono) channel.
  • Page 8: Connecting A Cable Converter Box

    Connecting a cable converter box This television has an extended tuning range and can tune most cable channels without using a cable company supplied converter box. Some cable companies offer “premium pay channels” in which the signal is scrambled. Descrambling these signals for normal viewing requires the use of a descrambler device, which is generally provided by the cable company.
  • Page 9: Connecting A Dvd Player/Satellite Receiver And A Vcr

    Your TV is capable of using ColorStream (component video). Connecting your TV to a component video compat- ible DVD player, such as a Toshiba DVD player with ColorStream greatly enhance picture quality and performance. DVD player with ColorStream...
  • Page 10: Connecting A Camcorder

    Connecting a camcorder This connection allows you to watch video materials recorded on a camcorder. Front Panel of TV J3S00221A(E)_P07-13 Camcorder AUDIO VIDEO AUDIO VIDEO 2 L/MONO PHONES You will need: • one set of standard A/V cables Note: For better picture quality, if your camcorder has S-video, you can connect an S-video (and standard audio cables) to VIDEO1 on the back of the TV.
  • Page 11: Using The Remote Control

    Using the remote control Installing the remote control batteries To install the batteries: 1. Open the battery cover on the back of the remote control. 2. Install two “AAA” size batteries. Match the + and – signs on the batteries to the signs on the battery compartment. 3.
  • Page 12: Setting Up Your Tv

    Setting up your TV After you have installed the batteries and programmed the remote control, you need to set some preferences on the TV using the menu system. You can access the menu system with the buttons on the remote control. •...
  • Page 13: Adding Channels To The Tv's Memory

    Adding channels to the TV’s memory Your TV will stop on specific channels that are stored in the TV’s channel memory when you press Channel + or –. Use the steps below to set all active channels in your area automatically. Programming channels automatically Your TV can automatically detect all active channels and store them in its memory.
  • Page 14: Using The Tv's Features

    Using the TV’s features Adjusting the channel settings Switching between two channels You can switch between two channels without entering an actual channel number each time. To switch between two channels: 1. Select the first channel you want to view. 2.
  • Page 15: Using The Lock Menu

    To clear your favorite channels: 1. Select a channel you want to clear. 2. Press MENU, then press a or b to display the OPTION menu. 3. Press c or d to highlight FAVORITE CH. 4. Press a or b to display the FAVORITE CH menu. SET/CLEAR will be highlighted.
  • Page 16: Locking Channels

    4. Use the Channel Number buttons (0–9) to enter your PIN code. If you are accessing the LOCK menus for the first time, select a four-digit number to be your PIN code. Press ENTER. The BLOCKING menu appears. PICTURE AUDIO SETUP OPTION LOCK...
  • Page 17: Locking Video Input

    To unlock channels: 1. Press MENU, then press a or b to display the OPTION menu. 2. Press c or d to highlight LOCK and then press a or b to display the LOCK menu. 3. Use the Channel Number buttons (0–9) to enter your PIN code, then press ENTER.
  • Page 18: Labeling Channels

    Labeling channels Channel labels appear over the channel number display each time you turn on the TV, select a channel, or press the Recall button. You can choose any four characters to identify a channel. To create channel labels: 1. Select a channel you want to label. 2.
  • Page 19: Setting The Clock

    Setting the clock You must set the clock before you can program the ON/OFF timer. To set the clock: (Example: 8:30 AM) 1. Press MENU, then press a or b to display the OPTION menu. 2. Press c or d to highlight ON/OFF TIMER. PICTURE AUDIO SETUP OPTION...
  • Page 20: Setting The Off Timer

    5. Press c or d to set the desired hour, then press b. PICTURE AUDIO SETUP OPTION ON/OFF TIMER CLOCK 12:00 AM ON TIMER 7:00 AM CH 001 CLEAR OFF TIMER 12:00 AM CLEAR SELECT ADJUST EXIT 6. Set the desired minutes and channel, as in step 5. 7.
  • Page 21: Adjusting The Picture Quality

    Adjusting the picture quality You can adjust the picture quality to your personal preferences, including the contrast, brightness, color, tint, and sharpness. The qualities you choose will be stored automatically in your TV’s memory so you can recall them at any time. To adjust the picture quality: 1.
  • Page 22: Setting The Sleep Timer

    Setting the sleep timer You can set the TV so it turns off automatically. To set the sleep timer: Repeatedly press SLEEP on the remote control to set the length of time until the TV turns off. The clock will count down 10 minutes for each press of the SLEEP button (120, 110, ...10, 0).
  • Page 23: Adjusting The Sound

    Adjusting the sound Muting the sound Press MUTE to temporarily turn off the sound. While the sound is off, the screen will display the word MUTE in the lower right-hand corner. To restore the sound, press MUTE again. Selecting stereo/SAP broadcasts You can listen to high-fidelity stereo sound with the Multi-channel TV Sound (MTS) feature.
  • Page 24: Using The Surround Sound Feature

    Using the surround sound feature The surround sound feature expands the audio listening field wider and deeper to create exceptional sound quality from the TV’s speakers. The feature uses stereo signals from a TV broadcast or video input. To turn on the surround sound feature: 1.
  • Page 25: Appendix

    Appendix Troubleshooting Before calling a service technician, please check the following table for a possible cause of the problem and some solutions. Problem TV will not turn on No picture, no sound No sound, picture OK Poor sound, picture OK Poor picture, sound OK Poor reception of broadcast channels Cannot receive above channel 13...
  • Page 26: Specifications

    Specifications • This model complies with the specifications below. • Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. • This model may not be compatible with features and/or specifications that may be added in the future. Picture Tube Television system Channel coverage Power source Power consumption...
  • Page 27: Limited Warranty

    Owner’s Manual and Product Registration Read this owner’s manual thoroughly before operating this television. Register your product online at www.toshiba.ca as soon as possible. By registering your product, you will enable TCL to bring you new products specifically designed to meet your needs and help us to contact you in the unlikely event a safety notification is required under the U.S.
  • Page 28 RICHMOND, B.C., V62 1J5, CANADA TEL.: (604) 303-2500 ColorStream ® , FST Pure ® and StableSound trademarks of Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. GameTimer is a trademark of Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. PRINTED IN THAILAND J3S00221A(E)_P23-BACK ® are registered 11/01/2005, 12:56 PM...