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Samsung PN51D550C1F User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care center. Country Customer Care Center Web Site Address CANADA 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) Samsung Electronics Canada Inc., Customer Service 55 Standish Court Mississauga, Ontario L5R 4B2 Canada U.S.A...
  • Page 2: Important Warranty Information Regarding Television Format Viewing

    SAMSUNG will additionally provide Warranty Repair Service in the United States on SAMSUNG products purchased in Canada, and in Canada on SAMSUNG products purchased in the United States, for the warranty period originally specified, and to the Original Purchaser only.
  • Page 3 ✎ Please make sure the following items are included with your TV. If any items are missing, contact your dealer. ✎ The items’ colors and shapes may vary depending on the model. ✎ Check that there are no accessories hidden behind or under packing materials when you open the box. y Remote Control (AA59-00482A) &...
  • Page 4: Viewing The Control Panel

    TV caused by an increase in its internal temperature. ✎ When using a stand or wall-mount, use parts provided by Samsung Electronics only. If you use parts provided by another manufacturer, it may result in a problem with the product or an injury due to the product falling.
  • Page 5 See the separate stand installation guide for more detailed instructions. 51 inches model only (PN51D550) 1 EA Stand (1EA) Top View (M4 X L12) Front ATTENTION Rear DO NOT USE CHEMICALS Side View (Correct assembly) Install the Stand 1 EA Guide Stand (1EA) ✎...
  • Page 6 59 inches model only (PN59D550) Stand (depending on the model) (M4 X L12) Front Rear DO NOT USE CHEMICALS (Correct assembly) Side View ✎ NOTE Make sure to distinguish between the front and back of the Stand and Guide Stand when assembling them. Make sure that at least two people lift and move the TV.
  • Page 7: Installing The Wall Mount

    Do not fasten the screws too firmly. This may damage the product or cause the product to fall, leading to personal injury. Samsung is not liable for these kinds of accidents. Samsung is not liable for product damage or personal injury when a non-VESA or non-specified wall mount is used or the consumer fails to follow the product installation instructions.
  • Page 8: Remote Control Buttons

    ✎ This remote control has Braille points on the Power, Channel, and Volume buttons and can be used by visually impaired persons. Turns the TV on and off. Gives direct access to channels. Press to select additional digital channels being broadcast by the same station. For example, to select channel ‘54-3’, press ‘54’, then press ‘-’...
  • Page 9: Connecting To An Antenna Or Cable Connection

    How to Navigate Menus Before using the TV, follow the steps below to learn how to navigate the menu and select and adjust different functions. button: Displays the main on-screen menu. MENU 2 ENTERE / Direction button: Move the cursor and select an item.
  • Page 10: Plug & Play (Initial Setup)

    When you turn the TV on for the first time, a sequence of on-screen prompts will assist in configuring basic settings. To turn on the TV, press the POWERP button. ✎ Plug & Play is available only when the Source is set to TV. ✎...
  • Page 11: Connecting To An Av Device

    Using an HDMI or an HDMI to DVI Cable: HD connection (up to 1080p) We recommend using the HDMI connection for the best quality HD picture. Available devices: DVD player, Blu-ray player, HD cable box, HD STB (Set-Top-Box) satellite receiver White ✎...
  • Page 12: Connecting To An Audio Device

    Connecting to an Audio Device Using an Optical (Digital) Cable Connection Available devices: Digital Audio System, Amplifier, DVD home theater ✎ DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL) When you connect a Digital Audio System to the of both the TV and the system. 5.1 CH (channel) audio is available when you connect the TV to an external device supporting 5.1 CH.
  • Page 13: Edit Name

    PC Display Modes (D-Sub and an HDMI to DVI Input) Optimal PC resolution is 1920 x 1080 @ 60 Hz. You can also select one of the standard resolutions listed in the Resolution column. The TV will automatically adjust to the resolution you choose. Mode Resolution 640 x 350...
  • Page 14: Network Connection

    If you select Pure High-throughput (Greenfield) 802.11n mode is selected and the Encryption type is set to WEP, TKIP or TKIP AES (WPS2Mixed) on your AP or wireless router, Samsung TVs will not support a connection in compliance with new Wi-Fi certification specifications.
  • Page 15 Network Connection - Wired There are two main ways to connect your TV to your network using cable, depending on your network setup. They are illustrated below: The Modem Port on the Wall Modem Cable (Not Supplied) The Modem Port on the Wall ✎...
  • Page 16: How To View The E-Manual

    How to view the e-Manual You can fi nd instructions for your TV’s features in the e-Manual in your TV. To use, press the E-MANUAL E-MANUAL right/left buttons to highlight a category, then a topic, and then press the ENTERE button.
  • Page 17 Viewing the Contents Basic Features > Changing the Preset Picture Mode (1/1) ‰ Changing the Preset Picture Mode O MENUm → Picture → Picture Mode → ENTERE ■ Picture Mode Picture modes apply preset adjustments to the picture. Select a mode using the up and down arrow keys, and then press the ENTERE button.
  • Page 18: Troubleshooting

    Some functions and pictures shown in this manual are available on specific models only. ✎ To keep your TV in optimum condition, upgrade to the latest firmware on the Samsung web site by USB ( → Support → Downloads). y Excellent Digital Interface & Networking: With a built-in HD digital tuner, your TV lets you watch non-subscription HD broadcasts without a cable box or STB (Set-Top-Box) satellite receiver.
  • Page 19: Securing The Tv To The Wall

    4. Verify all connections are properly secured. Periodically check the connections for any sign of fatigue or failure. If you have any doubt about the security of your connections, contact a professional installer. To purchase the TV-Holder Kit, contact Samsung Customer Care –...
  • Page 20: Storage And Maintenance

    For information about the power supply, and more about power consumption, refer to the label attached to the product. Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: Or call, (877) 278 - 0799 Storage and Maintenance Clean the product with a soft cloth dampened with a small amount of water.
  • Page 21 NOTE: All drawings are not necessarily to scale. Some dimensions are subject to change without prior notice. Refer to the dimensions prior to performing installation of your TV. Not responsible for typographical or printed errors. © 2011 Samsung Electronics America, Inc Dimensions 44.6...
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