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Toshiba TDP-P9 Owner's Manual

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  • Page 2: Safety Precautions

    WARNING: Lamp contains mercury. Disposal of this product may be regulated due to environmental considerations. For disposal, reuse or recycling information, please USA ONLY contact your local government or the Electronic Industries Alliance at MODEL NAME: TDP-P9 TRADE NAME: DATA PROJECTOR Tested To Comply With FCC Standards FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE FCC NOTICE:This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 3 9740 Irvine Blvd., Irvine, CA 92618-1697 U.S.A Phone: (949) 583-3000 WARNING: Changes or modifications made to this equipment, not expressly approved by Toshiba, or parties authorized by Toshiba, could void the user’s authority to USA ONLY operate the equipment. Notice: This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

  • Page 5 5. Heat The product should be situated away from heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, products (including amplifiers) that produce heat. 6. Water and Moisture Do not use this product near water. - for example, near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub;...
  • Page 6 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS (Continued) 11.Lightning storms For added protection for this product during storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet. This will prevent damage to the product due to lightning and power- line surges.
  • Page 7 17.Accessories Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table. The product may fall, causing serious injury to a child or adult, and serious damage to the product. A product and cart combination should be moved with care. Quick stops, excessive force, and uneven surfaces may cause the product and cart combination to overturn.
  • Page 8: Replacement Parts

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS (Continued) 21.Replacement Parts When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician has used replacement parts specified by the manufacturer or have the same characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock, or other hazards. (Replacement of the lamp only should be made by users.) 22.Safety Check...
  • Page 9: Important Precautions

    IMPORTANT PRECAUTIONS Moisture Condensation Never operate this unit immediately after moving it from a cold location to a warm location. When the unit is exposed to such a change in temperature, moisture may condense on the lens and the crucial internal parts. To prevent the unit from possible damage, do not use the unit for at least 2 hours when there is an extreme or sudden change in temperature.
  • Page 10: Exemption Clauses

    EXEMPTION CLAUSES • Toshiba Corporation bears no responsibility in the case of damages arising from natural disaster such as earthquakes, lightning, etc., fire not liable to Toshiba Corporation, acts by third parties, other accidents, or use under abnormal conditions including erroneous or improper operation and other problems.
  • Page 11: Other Information

    OTHER INFORMATION Copyrights Showing or transmitting commercial imaging software or broadcast or cable-broad casting programs with the purpose of other than the personal and private viewing, including modifying images using the freeze function, or displaying with the varying aspect ratio of the images, could violate the direct or indirect copyrights of the imaging software or broadcast program, etc., if done without first consulting with the copyright holder.
  • Page 12: Remote Control Batteries

    REMOTE CONTROL BATTERIES Caution • Never throw batteries into a fire. Using the batteries improperly may cause them to explode or leak and lead to burn or injury. If battery-leaking fluid contacts skin, wash the fluid off immediately with clean water and consult a doctor.
  • Page 14: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Before using SAFETY PRECAUTIONS ... 2 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ... 4 IMPORTANT PRECAUTIONS ... 9 EXEMPTION CLAUSES ... 10 OTHER INFORMATION ... 11 REMOTE CONTROL BATTERIES ... 12 CONTENTS ... 14 Preparations Checking the package contents ... 16 Names of each part on the main unit ... 17 Names of each part on the control panel and remote control ...
  • Page 15 Others Indicators ... 46 Before calling service personnel ... 47 Specifications ... 48 List of general specifications... 48 Separately sold product ... 48 List of supported signals (RGB signals)... 49 List of supported signals (Video, S-Video signals) ... 50 Pin assignment of COMPUTER IN terminals ... 51 Pin assignment of S-VIDEO terminals...
  • Page 16: Preparations

    Checking the package contents Preparations Please make sure that the following items are included in the box, along with the main unit.If any item is missing, please contact the store immediately where you purchased theproduct. (1) Remote control (2) LR03 (SIZE AAA) batteries for remote control (2) (3) CD-ROM (4) Owner’s Manual Note...
  • Page 17: Names Of Each Part On The Main Unit

    Names of each part on the main unit (10) (11) Back Name (1) Infrared remote sensor (2) Lens (3) Focus ring (4) Foot adjuster release button (5) Air exhaust (6) Air intake (7) Control panel (8) Speaker (9) Zoom ring (10) Antitheft lock hole (11) Rear panel (12) Lamp cover...
  • Page 18: Names Of Each Part On The Control Panel And Remote Control

    Names of each part on the control panel and remote control Control panel CAUTION • Do not look into the laser light source of the remote control or direct the laser pointer toward a person or a mirror. • Handling and adjusting other than described...
  • Page 19 Name (6) LASER button (7) AUTO SET button (8) R-CLICK button (9) PAGE- button (10) KEYSTONE + / - button (11) Remote control ON/OFF switch (12) Laser indicator (13) Mouse control button (14) PAGE+ button (15) MUTE button (16) FREEZE button (17) VOLUME + / - button (18) L-CLICK button Note...
  • Page 20: Label Locations

    Label locations Caution use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure. Parts on the rear panel Name (1) Infrared remote sensor (2) SERVICE (3) COMPUTER IN terminal (4) S-VIDEO terminal (5) VIDEO terminal (6) AUDIO IN terminal (7) USB terminal...
  • Page 21: Preparing And Using The Remote Control

    Preparing and using the remote control „ Loading dry-cell batteries into the remote control M Remove the battery cover. N Insert the dry-cell batteries. Be sure to align the plus and minus ends of the batteries properly. Two batteries (LR03, SIZE AAA) are used.
  • Page 22 Preparing and using the remote control (Continued) Dry-cell batteries • Before using the batteries, be sure to observe the Safety Precautions described in previous pages. • Remove batteries from remote control when not using for extended periods. • If the remote control stops working, or if its range decreases, replace all the batteries with new ones.
  • Page 23: Operating A Computer Using The Remote Control

    OS, that is equipped with a USB port which can support USB1.1 (The mouse remote control receiver is also supported on OS 9 or OS X for the Macintosh). However, please note that Toshiba does not guarantee the operation of all computers. Connecting a computer Connect the mouse remote control receiver (supplied) to a computer.
  • Page 24: Placement

    Placement Placement Styles As shown in the figures below, this device can be placed in 2 different styles. The factory setting is "floor-mounted front projection." Set the [Projection mode] in the Default setting menu p.36 Floor-mounted front projection Floor-mounted rear projection WARNING •...
  • Page 25: Projection Distance And Size

    Projection Distance and Size Use the figures, tables, and formulas below to determine the projection size and projection distance. (Projection sizes are approximate values for full-size picture with no keystone adjustment.) As seen from above Screen 90° As seen from the side Lens center 90°...
  • Page 26: Connection

    Connection Before connection • Read the owner s manual of the device you are connecting to the projector. • Some types of computer cannot be used or connected to this projector. Check for an RGB output terminal, supported signal • Turn off the power of both devices before connecting.
  • Page 27: Connecting With Av Equipment

    Connecting with AV equipment Monitor cable Mini D-sub 15P-BNC (not supplied) Conversion adapter BNC-pin (not supplied) To Y/C Green (Y)/Blue )/Red (C S-video cable (not supplied) output To S-video output Audio cable (not supplied) Video cable (not supplied) To video output To audio output White (L)/Red (R)
  • Page 28: Operations

    Turning the power on and off Operations „ Connecting the power cord Insert the power cord connector into the AC IN socket of the projector. Insert the power cord plug into a wall or other power outlet. The TEMP, ON/STANDBY and LAMP indicator will flash, and then ON/STANBY will only remain flashing, indicating standby mode.
  • Page 29 Note • The start-up screen will disappear after a moment. You can also configure the start-up screen not to appear via the Default setting menu • The first time you use the projector after purchase, the language selection menu will be displayed.
  • Page 30: Basic Operations

    Basic operations Turn on the power. Turn on the power by following the instructions in Turning the power on” Activate the connected device. Turn on and start the connected device such as a computer. Press the INPUT button. Adjust the focus. Use the focus ring to adjust the focus.
  • Page 31: Using Handy Features

    Using handy features Using auto setting (Only for computer input) This function automatically sets up the projector to the optimum state such as sampling phase, frequency and screen position for each type of the input signal by using simple operations. „...
  • Page 32: Freezing The Image (Freeze)

    Using handy features (continued) Freezing the image (Freeze) Projected image can be frozen. This function is used to pause video during a presentation, etc. „ Press the FREEZE button on the remote control. The picture pauses. (The Freeze function is released when pressing the FREEZE button again.) Note •...
  • Page 33: Using The Menus

    Using the menus You can call up on-screen menus, and make adjustments and settings using the operation buttons on the control panel (main unit side) and remote control How to use the menus The menu shown below is for operation instructions purposes and might differ from the actual display.
  • Page 34: Image Adjustment Menu

    Using the menus (continued) Image adjustment menu Use this menu to set or adjust image-related items. Items that can be set or adjusted are marked with “Yes”, and those that cannot are marked with “No”. (When an item is masked, it indicates that you cannot select for the current input.) Item Decrease or increase the Volume with...
  • Page 35: Display Setting Menu

    Display setting menu Item Set to On , then plug in the USB device will Quick Start enter the Slideshow mode. Set to Off , then plug in the USB device will enter the File view mode. Set slideshow mode. Slideshow Auto Adjust the interval time in Slideshow auto mode.
  • Page 36: Default Setting Menu

    Using the menus (continued) Default setting menu Item Sets projection mode in accordance with Projection mode Placement Styles. Select one of the languages below for the menu Language and messages. : Enter setting mode] J[ : Apply] English/ Français/ Deutsch/ Italiano/ Español/ Português/ Dansk/ ýeština/ Magyar/ Nederlands/ Suomi/ Norsk/...
  • Page 37: Displaying Information (Status Display)

    Displaying Information (Status display) Item Input source name. Input Resolution (in dots). Resolution Color method of video signal. Video mode Picture mode setting. Picture mode Lamp elapsed time. [Note] Lamp time Firmware version. Version Note • The mode of supported RGB signals •...
  • Page 38: Using Usb Memory

    Using USB Memory Connect the USB memory to the projector and select USB input Press INPUT button to select USB source. Plug the USB memory to the USB port. Note • USB HDD or hub is not supported. • If Quick Start is set to "On" and the source other than USB memory is input, the slideshow will automatically play back when USB memory is plugged in.
  • Page 39 Slideshow Mode / Display of movie files Slideshow Mode / Display of movie files • Quick Start When the projector sets to the USB input and “Quick start” to “On” starts with JPEG files in the root folder of the USB memory. •...
  • Page 40 • Do not support USB hub. O USB devices whose operation has been verified. TOSHIBA does not guarantee the operation of all listed USB devices. TOSHIBA USB memory :U2E series (256MB, 512MB, 2GB) SanDisk USB memory :SDCZ4 series (1GB, 2GB)
  • Page 41 P Backing up the data Toshiba recommends that you back up the data saved in the memory PC card, the USB memory, and in the memory card onto your computer before use. (Toshiba assumes no liability for losses incurred by data lost through the use of this projector.) Q JPEG files •...
  • Page 42: Maintenance

    About lamp Maintenance The product’s light source is a mercury lamp that lights at increased internal pressure. Be sure to fully understand the following characteristics of the lamp and handle it with extreme care. • The lamp may burst with a loud noise due to impact or deterioration, or fail to light at the expiration of its life.
  • Page 43 Lamp replacement (Continued) Unplug power cord. Wait until lamp is sufficiently cooled. Wait for at least 1 hour. Lamp cover Remove the lamp cover. Loosen the screw, raise the lamp cover with your fingers as shown to remove the lamp cover. Use care to avoid any damage to nails and/or tip of your finger(s).
  • Page 44 Lamp replacement (Continued) Notes and Precautions • The Lamp time item in the Status display menu indicates the time of lamp use (as a rough guide). p.37 • It is recommended that the lamp be replaced after 2,000 hours of use. When [Lamp time] reaches 2,000 hours, a message will appear.
  • Page 45: Lens And Main Unit Cleaning

    Lens and main unit cleaning „ Lens cleaning • Clean the lens with a commercially available blower and/or lens cleaner. • The lens is easily scratched, so do not rub it with hard objects, or strike it. „ Main unit cleaning •...
  • Page 46: Others

    Indicators Others State/ Problems Environment overheat Fan lock System error Lamp life time The lamp life is ending. Lamp error Icon/ Messages Close Messages Press any key LED Indicators TEMP LAMP F2: Flash 2Hz...
  • Page 47: Before Calling Service Personnel

    Before calling service personnel If you think something is wrong, check the followings before contacting customer service. Please see "Indicators" p.46 If This Happens No power • Is the power cord plugged in? Is it connected to the projector? • Is the lamp cover open? Power is lost •...
  • Page 48: Specifications

    Specifications „ List of general specifications Item Consumption Power Weight External Dimensions (including protruding parts) Cabinet material Temperature Relative humidity Altitude Display device Picture elements Lens Light source Projection screen size Projection distance Speaker COMPUTER (Y/P IN terminal VIDEO terminal USB terminal Note •...
  • Page 49: List Of Supported Signals (Rgb Signals)

    „ List of supported signals (RGB signals) This projector supports the following RGB signals. Note, however, that depending on the computer model, the screen may show flicker or streaking. Please adjust the projector if this happens. Compatibility SVGA SXGA WXGA Note •...
  • Page 50: List Of Supported Signals (Video, S-Video Signals)

    Specifications (Continued) „ List of supported signals (Video, S-Video signals) Signal Horizontal Frequency (kHz) 480i 480p 576i 576p 720p 720p 1080i 1080i Vertical Frequency (Hz) 15.8 kHz 31.5 kHz 15.6 kHz 31.3 kHz 45.0 kHz 37.5 kHz 33.8 kHz 28.1 kHz 60 Hz 60 Hz 50 Hz...
  • Page 51: Pin Assignment Of Computer In Terminals

    „ Pin assignment of COMPUTER IN terminals Mini D-sub 15 pin connector „ Pin assignment of S-VIDEO terminals Pin No. Pin No. Spec GREEN BLUE VCC 5V HSYNC VSYNC Spec SVID_LUM SVID_CHR...