Acer AT1919DF User Manual
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Important safety instructions ----------------------------- 3
Disposal instructions ----------------------------------------------------------------------4
Your LCD TV overview --------------------------------------- 5
Front panel view ---------------------------------------------------------------------------5
Rear panel view ----------------------------------------------------------------------------6
Remote control ------------------------------------------------- 7
General keys --------------------------------------------------------------------------------7
Teletext ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------8
Basic connections ---------------------------------------------- 9
Connecting the power cord ------------------------------------------------------------9
Setting up the remote control --------------------------------------------------------9
Enjoying analog and digital TV --------------------------- 9
Connecting an antenna/cable ---------------------------------------------------------9
Getting started watching your TV ------------------------------------------------- 10
Connecting a PC or notebook computer ----------------------------------------- 14
Selecting the input source ------------------------------------------------------------ 14
Channel controls --------------------------------------------- 15
Channel list -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 15
Favourite channels ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 16
Electronic programme guide -------------------------------------------------------- 17
OSD navigation ---------------------------------------------- 19
Navigating the OSD with the remote control ---------------------------------- 19
Adjusting the OSD settings ----------------------------------------------------------- 20
OSD Menus ---------------------------------------------------- 22
Picture Settings -------------------------------------------------------------------------- 22
Audio Settings ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 24
Channel Management ----------------------------------------------------------------- 26
Settings ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 28
Advanced ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 29
Age rating (for digital TV) ------------------------------------------------------------ 29
Change password ----------------------------------------------------------------------- 29
Troubleshooting --------------------------------------------- 31
PC Input Signal Reference Chart ------------------------ 32
Product specifications -------------------------------------- 33
Wall mount installation ----------------------------------- 35


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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Acer LCD TV Contents AT1919DF Important safety instructions ----------------------------- 3 User Guide Your LCD TV overview --------------------------------------- 5 Remote control ------------------------------------------------- 7 Basic connections ---------------------------------------------- 9 Enjoying analog and digital TV --------------------------- 9 Connecting external audio/video devices ----------- 12 Channel controls --------------------------------------------- 15...
  • Page 2: Acer Lcd Tv

    © 2011 All Rights Reserved. Acer LCD TV User Guide Original Issue: 01/2011 Model Number: Serial Number: Purchase Date: Place of Purchase: HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC. DVB is a registered trademark of the DVB Project.
  • Page 3: At1919Df Important Safety Instructions

    Important safety instructions Read these instructions carefully. Please put them somewhere safe for future reference. 1. Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer. 2. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use caution when moving the cart/ apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
  • Page 4: Disposal Instructions

    Do not throw this electronic device into the rubbish bin / container when discarding. To minimize pollution and ensure utmost protection of the global environment, please recycle. For more information regarding WEEE, please refer to Соответствует сертификатам, обязательным в РФ (Compliant with Russian regulatory certification)
  • Page 5: Your Lcd Tv Overview

    Your LCD TV overview Front panel view Common interface Earphone Power LED Remote control receiver Power Button When the OSD is on, functions the same as the Volume down Left arrow. When the OSD is on, functions the same as the Volume up Right arrow.
  • Page 6: Rear Panel View

    Rear panel view AC-in HDMI SPDIF out AV in-COMPONENT + Audio L/R Tuner* * Tuner could support analog, digital and mixed signal. Service port VGA-in + PC Audio-in AV in-S-video, CVBS, Audio L/R SCART...
  • Page 7: Remote Control

    Remote control General keys DISPLAY SOURCE WIDE MENU MUTE TELETEXT INDEX SIZE HOLD POWER Press to turn your TV on/off. DISPLAY Press to display or change input/ channel information (dependent on input/source type). GUIDE Press to launch Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) mode (Digital TV mode only).
  • Page 8: Teletext

    Teletext TELETEXT INDEX SIZE Colour buttons (R/G/Y/B) Operates corresponding button on the teletext page. INDEX Press to go to the index page. SIZE Press once to zoom teletext page to Press again to resume. HOLD Press to pause the current teletext page REVEAL Press to reveal hidden teletext...
  • Page 9: Basic Connections

    Basic connections Connecting the power cord Connect the AC cord into the AC input on the back of the set. Connect the plug to the wall outlet as shown. Setting up the remote control Open the cover on the back of the remote unit. Insert two AA batteries (supplied) to match the polarity indicated inside the battery compartment.
  • Page 10: Getting Started Watching Your Tv

    Getting started watching your TV Power a. Turn on the power switch beneath the screen. b. Press the power button or channel up/down button on the remote control. Installation Guide The first time you switch on the TV, you will be asked to select the language and scan for channels.
  • Page 11: Changing Channels

    Changing channels a. Press 0 - 9 on the remote control to select a channel. The channel changes after 2 seconds. Press OK to select the channel immediately. b. Pressing the channel ( CH ) up / down button on the remote control will also change the channel.
  • Page 12: Connecting External Audio/Video Devices

    Connect your DVD player, VCR or audio/video equipment using the SCART port located at the rear of your LCD TV as shown below. Source-in Yellow White Blue Green * Acer recommends the following priority for connection types: HDMI -> COMPONENT -> SCART -> S-Video -> Composite.
  • Page 13: Connecting A Camera, Camcorder Or Game Console

    TV-out * Analog TV signal output through SCART is only available when watching an analog TV channel. Connecting a camera, camcorder or game console Connect your camera or camcorder to the video/audio ports on the left of the TV set as shown below.
  • Page 14: Connecting A Pc Or Notebook Computer

    To display PC output on your TV, connect your PC or notebook computer to the TV as shown below. For VGA connections, Acer recommends setting your PC’s external monitor resolution to 1360 x 768 pixels @ 60 Hz refresh rate.
  • Page 15: Channel Controls

    Channel controls Channel list Channel list allows you to quickly find the TV channel you are searching for. To open the channel list feature: MUTE TELETEXT INDEX Press the OK key on the remote control. This will bring up the channel list menu. The current channel will be highlighted.
  • Page 16: Favourite Channels

    Favourite channel list The favourite channel list allows you to store your favourite TV channels and flick between them at the touch of a button. Viewing your favourite channels Adding favourite channels Back On the remote control, if you press the FAV key, the TV will display a list of favourite TV channels.
  • Page 17: Electronic Programme Guide

    Electronic programme guide The electronic programme guide (EPG) is an onscreen service available on digital and cable TV that provides information about scheduled broadcast programmes on all digital channels by time, title and channel. Guide screen There are four main areas of the EPG screen: a.
  • Page 18 Navigating the EPG (for Digital TV mode) GUIDE Press the GUIDE key on the remote control. Use the directional keys to navigate around the EPG menu and press OK to select your highlighted option. GUIDE...
  • Page 19: Osd Navigation

    OSD navigation Many of the advanced settings and adjustments are available through using the OSD (onscreen display) menus, as shown in the example screenshot below. Basic operations required to navigate these menus (Picture, Audio, Channel management, Settings and Advanced) are described in this section. Navigating the OSD with the remote control MENU You can also interact with these menus using the right panel controls.
  • Page 20: Adjusting The Osd Settings

    Adjusting the OSD settings The OSD can be used for adjusting the settings of your LCD TV. Press the MENU key to open the OSD. You can use the OSD to adjust the picture quality, audio settings, channel settings and general settings. For advanced settings, please refer to following page: Adjusting picture quality Adjusting audio settings...
  • Page 21: Adjusting Settings

    Adjusting settings Adjusting advanced settings The options available on the OSD may vary depending on the TV signal source and model. Some digital options may not be available with an analog signal and vice versa. Press the MENU key to bring up the OSD. Using the directional keys, select Settings from the OSD.
  • Page 22: Osd Menus

    OSD menus Picture settings Open the Picture menu as described in the OSD navigation section. This menu provides the following settings: Scenario mode Scenario mode provides preset viewing modes designed to give you the best picture quality when watching a particular kind of programme. These provide preset values for brightness, contrast, hue colour and sharpness.
  • Page 23: Noise Reduction

    Brightness Change the brightness of the image. Contrast Change the contrast of the image. Change the hue of the image. Colour Change the colour depth of the image. Sharpness Change the sharpness of the image. Noise reduction This setting filters noise from the image. You can set it to Auto, Low, Medium or High depending on your preference.
  • Page 24: Audio Settings

    Audio settings Open the Audio menu as described in the OSD navigation section. This menu provides the following settings: Scenario mode Scenario mode provides preset audio modes designed to give you the best sound quality when listening to a particular kind of programme. These provide preset values for treble and bass.
  • Page 25: Steady Sound

    Treble Boost or reduce high audio tones. Bass Boost or reduce low audio tones. Balance Change the balance between the left and right speakers. Steady sound This function prevents sudden changes in the audio output level. If this function is On, volume levels will be consistent when switching between input sources and changing channels.
  • Page 26: Channel Management

    Channel management Open the Channel Management menu as described in the OSD navigation section. This menu provides the following settings: Auto scan Auto scan allows you to scan for new or deleted channels. If you completed the setup wizard the first time you turned on your TV, all available channels are listed. To scan again, select the Auto Scan setting, and then your country from the Country List.
  • Page 27 If you are viewing an analog channel that supports multiple sound signals (e.g. NICAM, Bilingual), you may set which signal is used. Preferred audio language If multiple audio streams are available, the TV will attempt to use the language set here. The current setting is displayed in the Information screen (press the DISPLAY key).
  • Page 28: Settings

    Settings Open the Settings menu as described in the OSD navigation section. This menu provides the following settings: Wide mode Press to toggle scaling mode between 4:3, 16:9 and different Letterbox modes (1, 2, 3). Wide Detect is also available when viewing digital TV, HDMI and SCART signals. HDMI scan info Use this setting to adjust the size of the image if you are using a HDMI connection.
  • Page 29: Advanced

    Advanced Open the Advanced menu as described in the OSD navigation section. This menu provides the following settings: Parental control Parental control is a handy feature that can block chosen TV sources. Parental control allows you to enter a password and effectively stop anyone without the password from watching TV.
  • Page 30: Advanced Picture Adjust

    Advanced picture adjust Select this option to adjust the backlight brightness, or activate ACM (Adaptive Contrast Management) to automatically vary the brightness depending on the image on the screen. SCART A SCART connection can send AV, S-video, or both signals. Use this setting to select the correct signal, or the signal that provides the best quality.
  • Page 31: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before you call the Acer service center, please check the following items: Here is a list of possible situations that may arise during the use of your LCD TV. Easy answers and solutions are provided for each. There is no picture or sound.
  • Page 32: Pc Input Signal Reference Chart

    PC Input Signal Reference Chart Resolution 640 x 480 640 x 480 640 x 480 640 x 480 720 x 400 800 x 600 800 x 600 800 x 600 800 x 600 832 x 624 1024 x 768 1024 x 768 1024 x 768 1280 x 720 1366 x 768...
  • Page 33: Product Specifications

    Component in AV-in HDMI PC D-sub in PC audio-in SPDIF out Headphone out Service Port AT1919DF 1366 x 768 1000 : 1 30000:1 H: 80 ; V:80 5 ms (Gray to Gray) 100 to 240 V AC (50~60 Hz) 46 W <1 W...
  • Page 34 Model Resolution HDMI Audio system Speakers AT1919DF SD (576i/480i/480p) HD (720p/1080i/1080p) 3 W + 3 W...
  • Page 35: Wall Mount Installation

    Caution: Disassemble the base carefully otherwise the plastic parts and/or TV body may be damaged. AT1919DF 1) Remove the base. 2) Remove the three screws from inside the stand. 3) Assemble the wall mount following the instructions included with the wall mount.

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