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Haier DTA-1492 Owner's Manual

Combined 14" tv and dvd player


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Please read this manual carefully
before using this TV set and keep it
for future reference.


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  • Page 1 DTA1492 COMBINED 14" TV AND DVD PLAYER OWNER'S MANUAL Please read this manual carefully before using this TV set and keep it for future reference.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Warning and cautions...1 Installation...2 Aerial connection...2 Preparation of the remote control...2 Function buttons and external sockets...3 Front panel of the TV set...3 Rear panel of the TV set...3 Using the remote control...4 Basic operation Switching the TV set on/off...5 Watching TV ...6 Watching TV program...6...
  • Page 3: Warning And Cautions

    TV set. 6. If the TV set is not going to be used for a long time, or there is a severe thunder & Lighting storm, we recommended that the TV set be...
  • Page 4: Installation

    Installation Aerial Connection If the picture is not clear or snowy, we recommend that you use an outdoor aerial.In different places, the suitable antenna type and position are different. twin-lead cable Antenna adapter (Not supplied) 75 coaxial cable Plug (Not supplied) Note: * It is recommended that a 75 ohm coaxial antenna is used to avoid interference.
  • Page 5: Function Buttons And External Sockets

    Function Buttons and External Sockets Front panel the TV set Video Audio Rear panel of the TV set DVD component Cb terminal DVD component Y terminal Video output terminal Video input terminal VIDEO Power Indicator Signal Receiver The DVD Player...
  • Page 6: Using The Remote Control

    Exit TV Menu Time Menu Picture Mode TV/AV Exchange Volume Adjust Channel Selection TV MENU Calendar Scan through TV channels DVD FAST REVERSE / FAST FORWARD DVD NEXT DVD Cursor Move button LEFT DVD PREVIOUS H.LOCK DVD PAUSE/STEP DVD PLAY/ENTER...
  • Page 7: Switching The Tv Set On/Off

    TV. The power indicator will light. 2 If the indicator is lighting in red, press the button on the remote control again. Note 1 When you can't operate the TV set with a remote control, you can turn it the P+ /- buttons on the TV set (Child Lock must be turned off).
  • Page 8: Watching Tv

    Watching TV You can watch a TV program on a channel which has been tuned to a broadcast. Watching TV programs How to select TV program TV set to adjust the volume level. The range is 0~100. When VOL- VOL-...
  • Page 9: Program Swap And Auto Scan Functions

    Auto program scan 1 Press the SCAN button to scan through all the memorised TV programs. The scan will pause for about 2 seconds on each channel. 2 If you want to stop the function during auto tunning, simply press the SCAN button again.
  • Page 10: Searching Channel

    Searching channel This TV set has three methods to set the channels, which are respectively full automatic, semi automatic and manual fine tune. In this section, how to use the remote control to set the channel is explained. You can also use the buttons on the TV set to set channel.
  • Page 11: Semi-Automatic Search

    Searching channel Continued Semi-automatic search MENU VOL- VOL- VOL+ VOL+ To turn off the on-screen menu In general, after you press the MENU button, the menu EXIT display (PIC, SOU, within 30 seconds. If you want to eliminate these contents immediately, please press the EXIT button.
  • Page 12: Manual Fine Tune

    Searching channel Continued Manual fine tune MENU 1 Press the P+/- buttons or PROGRAM NUMBER 0-9 button to choose the desired channel (e.g. channel 1). 4 Use the Vol-/+ buttons to manually fine tune the station until the best picture and sound are obtained.
  • Page 13: Program Skip

    Searching channel Continued Program skip MENU VOL+ VOL+ Program skip Channels can be set so that they are skipped during program selection. 1 Press the P+/- buttons or PROGRAM NUMBER 0-9 button to choose the desired channel (e.g. channel 1). Press the MENU button.
  • Page 14: Convenient Picture And Sound Control Functions

    VOL-/+ buttons to obtain the desired effect. VOL+ VOL+ Note:The "Hue" item only appears when the colour system is NTSC. "STANDARD"," RICH", "USER","LISTEN", the TV screen when listening to music only channels; lighting; as daytime sport; tastes. I T E M Press VOL-...
  • Page 15: Black Stretch And Noise Reduce

    Convenient picture and sound control functions Continued Black Stretch Automatically increases the contrast range Noise Reduce Picture Noise & Grain Reduction Circuit. (Use only on poor reception) Black stretch and noise reduce How to select BLACK STRETCH MENU Press the MENU button. The MAIN MENU will appear with the PIC (picture) icon flashing.Press the MENU button a further 2...
  • Page 16: Mute And Fade

    2 Press MUTE again to turn the sound back on. Fade When FADE is turned on, the TV will protect the tube by MENU fading the picture in when the TV is switched on, and fading the picture out when the TV is switched off.
  • Page 17: Time Functions

    Time functions Clock setting and timer on/off functions Clock setting The clock will only work if the TV set if left turned on or in standby. When the set is disconnected from the TIME power supply or is turned off by the main power on the front panel, the clock loses power and will need to be reset when the power is reconnected.
  • Page 18: Sleep Timer And Program Preset

    Time functions Continued Sleep timer and program preset Sleep timer The sleep timer switches the set to stand-by after the sleep time has elapsed. Sleep time can be TIME set in 10 minute intervals up to 180 minutes, as shown in the illustration.
  • Page 19: Setup Function

    Set up function Screen saver and Calendar How to start screen saver function When the background function is ON a bouncing 'NO SIGNAL' will be MENU displayed on a blue back ground. with the PIC (picture) icon flashing. Press the MENU button a further 2 times until the FUN (function) icon is flashing.Press P- to enter the FUNCTION menu.
  • Page 20: Avl

    Set up function Continued AVL function Automatic Volume Level control reduces the effect of large volume changes. For instance, when advertisements come on. MENU The MAIN MENU will appear with the PIC (picture) icon flashing. Press the MENU button a further 2 times until the FUN (function) icon is flashing.Press P- to enter the FUNCTION menu.
  • Page 21: Organise Function

    VOL+ VOL+ ORGANISE This feature enables TV programmes that may be on a wrong program number to be moved to another number. This feature is very useful when Automatic Search Tuning has been used because programmes are stored in the order they are found, which is usually not the desired order.
  • Page 22: Seting The Lock

    Setting the Lock This TV set provides the option of locking various parts of the TV to guard against unauthorised viewing. Changing your password H.LOCK 2 Press the 0 button four times, and enter the menu of LOCK setting. Press P+/- button and move the indicator to CHANGE PW.
  • Page 23 3.When AV LOCK is set ON screen will 4.When the CHILD LOCK is set ON, if the buttons on the TV are pressed, the screen will indicate that the TV set is in the status of CHILD LOCK, and the buttons won't work.
  • Page 24: Basic Playback

    Basic Playback Basic Playback Preparations Press the DVD/TV button on the remote control or the TV to turn on the DVD player. Basic playback 1. Press OPEN/CLOSE to open the disc tray, place a disc on the disc tray. There are two different disc sizes. Place the disc in the correct guide on the disc tray.
  • Page 25: Advanced Playback

    Advanced Playback Advanced Playback IMPORTANT NOTE: ALL DESCRIBED FUNCTIONS ARE FOR DVD DISCS. There will be some differences for other kinds of disc. CAPTION Press " CAPTION ", the screen will display "SUBTI- TLE 01/XX XXXXX", "01" indicates the ordinal number of this language;...
  • Page 26: Special Function Playback

    Special Function Playback JPEG DISC PLAYBACK Users can record pictures from digital camera or scanner onto a CD-R or CD-RW disc using a personal computer, CD recording drive and suitable software. Be sure to use good quality recordable discs and trustworthy software with good instructions. Take care with recording settings: the disc must be recorded as data disc ISO9660 format, short file names (8 characters) are best, no multi-session and must be "finalised".
  • Page 27: Dvd System Setup

    16 9 You may select this if you have a widescreen (16:9) TV . Back bars may still appear above and below the picture even if using a widescreen TV. This is because some film directors prefer to use ultra widescreen aspect ratios e.g.
  • Page 28 SCREEN SAVER: If the screen saver is on,then there will be an animated picture of DVD on the screen whenever the DVD player is idle for more than 3 minutes . ..General Setup Page.. TV Display Angle Mark OSD Lang Spdif Output Captions Screen Saver Off ..General Setup Page..
  • Page 29 The Preference Page is only available when there is no disc in the player. These settings are applied consistently to all discs which are inserted and played. TV TYPE: This player supports different TV output, including MULTI(Auto), NTSC, and PAL systems.
  • Page 30 DVD player back to the manufacturers original settings. Press ENTER to perform the reset. PLAY/ENTER PLAY/ENTER Resets all settings Note: Some functions may not be available depending on the type of disc. ..Preference Page.. TV Type Auto Parental Password Reset Default...
  • Page 31: Playable Discs

    Playable Discs The following discs can be played: You cannot play discs other than those listed above. You cannot play non-standard discs, even if they may be labelled as above. The performance of CD-R or CD-RW discs depends on the way the disc is prepared - see under "Special function playback - JPEG disc playback".
  • Page 32: Disc Protection And Dvd Characteristics

    Disc Protection and DVD Characteristics Compare DVD disc with other discs: Encode Digital/MPEG method Single- Double side -side Capacity single- single -layer layer 4.7G 8.5G Playing Time minutes minutes 12cm/8cm Disc diameter Horizontal More than 500 line resolution Picture proportion Subtitle Language 8 kinds...
  • Page 33: Connection To The External Audio And Video Equipment

    Connecting to the other video and audio equipment You can connect a stereo to the AUDIO output terminals on the TV set to enjoy sounds of higher quality. VIDEO and AUDIO output terminals output the video and audio signals being monitored by the TV set.
  • Page 34: Troubleshooting Guide

    TV set, placing magnets near the TV screen or turning on/off house hold appliances such as vacuum cleaners near the TV set. Turn the TV off with the mains power switch for 15 minutes. When the power is turn on again the TV set will automatically demagnetise the screen.
  • Page 35: Specifications

    Specifications The specifications offered you here are only for reference and, with the improvement of the products ,there may be some different between the description and the practicality. Specifications M o d e l Colour system PAL NTSC Sound system Picture tube 14"colour picture tube (33.5cm viewable) Sound output power...
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