DATA PROJECTOR MODEL XD206U User Manual This User Manual is important to you. Please read it before using your projector.
EN55022 Class B device. Please follow WARNING instructions. Your MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC product is designed and manufactured with high quality materials and components which can be recycled and reused. This symbol means that electrical and electronic equipment, at their end-of-life, should be disposed of separately from your household waste.
XD206U Trade Name : MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC Responsible party : Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America, Inc. 9351 Jeronimo Road, Irvine, CA 92618 U.S.A Telephone number : +1-(949) 465-6000 This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Water and moisture Do not use this projector near water or in contact with water. Accessories Do not place this projector on an unstable cart, stand, tripod, bracket or table.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced Radio / TV technician for help. Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Mitsubishi could void the user’s authority to operate this equipment. COMPLIANCE NOTICE OF INDUSTRY CANADA This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
Overview Control panel Terminal board EN-6 11 13 9 8 9 6 FOCUS ring ZOOM ring Control panel Air outlet grille Remote control sensor Air inlet grille Air inlet grille Terminal board Air inlet grille 10 Speaker 11 Adjustment feet (front) 12 Lock bar 13 Foot adjustment buttons (Left/Right) Power button...
Bottom side Remote control This model does not have this function. Lamp cover Adjustment feet (front) Caution: Do not replace the lamp immediately after using the pro- jector because the lamp would be extremely hot and it may cause burns. ON button STILL button AUTO POSITION button...
When the remote control is pointed to the screen, the distance from the remote control to the projector via the screen should be 5 m or less. However, the operation distance varies depending on the type of the screen used.
Put a hard board under the pro- jector to facilitate ventilation. • Place the projector at least 50 cm (or 20 inch) away from the wall to prevent the air inlet grille and the air outlet grilles that emit hot air from being blocked.
Make sure that the connected device is turned off before starting connection. • Plug in the power cords of the projector and the connected devices firmly. When unplugging, hold and pull the plug. Do not pull the cord. • When the projector and the connected devices are located too close to each other, the projected image may be affected by their interference.
• This projector uses stereo pin jack for its audio input. Check the type of the audio output terminal of the connected computer and prepare a proper cable for connection. Some computers don’t have the audio output terminal.
Remove the lens cap. Warning: • Do not look into the lens directly when the projector is on. • The lens cap is for protecting the lens. If you leave the lens cap on the lens with the projector turned on, it may be deformed because of heat build-up.
Do not cover the lens with the lens cap while the lamp is on. • The projector starts warming up when the POWER button is pressed. During the warm-up process, images may appear dark and no commands are accepted. The projector cannot be turned off within 60 seconds after the lamp is turned on.
When storing the projector in the carrying case, the lens should face up. Instant Shut Down You can turn off this projector just by unplugging the power cord with- out pressing the POWER button. • Don't shut down the projector while the STATUS indicator is blink- ing after the lamp lights up because the lamp's life may be short- ened.
Menu operation IMAGE CONTRAST BRIGHTNESS WHITE ENHANCE COLOR TEMP . SHARPNESS GAMMA MODE INSTALLATION AUTO POWER ON AUTO POWER OFF SPLASH SCREEN BACK COLOR LAMP MODE IMAGE REVERSE LAMP HOURS FEA TURE MENU POSITION CINEMA MODE ANAMORPHIC PASSWORD FUNCTION LANGUAGE RESET ALL SIGNAL HORIZ.POSITION...
BLACK, which will be displayed when there is no signal input from the source. the projector operating noise is reduced, resulting in a longer lamp replacement interval. • When the lamp mode is switched, the projected image may flicker. This is not a product malfunc- tion.
HORIZ. POSITION... Use to adjust the horizontal position of the image. VERT. POSITION ... Use to adjust the vertical position of the image. FINE SYNC ... Use to synchronize the projector with the PC input signal TRACKING... Use to eliminate image noise such as wide stripes.
Image adjustment Image adjustment You can adjust the image using the IMAGE menu. opt. IMAGE CONTRAST BRIGHTNESS WHITE ENHANCE COLOR TEMP. COLOR TINT SHARPNESS GAMMA MODE To control the white-to-black level of the image : Adjust CONTRAST in the IMAGE menu. Press the increase the contrast and the button to reduce it.
Adjustment of the image from the computer This projector adjusts the format of the video signal supplied from the computer. However, sometimes images are not projected correctly owing to the type of the computer used. When the image from the computer isn’t projected correctly, press the AUTO POSITION button.
Advanced feature Still To stop the motion in the image temporarily (or to display a still image): Press the STILL button on the remote control. • The image will freeze temporarily. To resume the motion in the image: Press any button on the remote control. Important: •...
MENU ACCESS ...All the buttons except for the POWER button on the projector are disabled. (The buttons on the remote con- trol are enabled.) You can use this mode as a measure of pre- vention of wrong operation by children and restriction on operation by other than specified users.
• Be sure not to drop the lamp lid screw into the projector. Also be sure not to put metal or any flammable objects inside because it may cause fire or electric shock. If any objects should fall inside, unplug and contact your dealer.
• If the projector was turned off before the lamp cooled down completely, the fans may start rotating and the POWER button may not function when you plug the power cord into the wall outlet next time. Wait for the fans to stop and press the POWER button to turn on the lamp again.
Adjust the projector and the screen so that they are perpendicular to each other. (See page 12.) • This symptom is normal for a DLP projector and is not a malfunction. (A very small number of pixels may stay lit or out, but such symptom is not a malfunction. Pixels of 99.99% or more are effective.) •...
Cleaning of the projector and the ventilation slots Use a soft cloth to clean the projector and the ventilation grilles. When the grilles become dirty, wipe them with a soft cloth dampened with diluted mild detergent, and then wipe them with a dry cloth.
Indicators This projector has two indicators, each of which shows the operation condition of the projector. The following offer solutions to possible problems. If these problem persist, turn the projector off and consult your dealer. STATUS indicator Normal condition POWER...
This projector has a Kensington Security Standard connector for use with Kensington MicroSaver Security System. Refer to the information that came with the Kensington System for instructions on how to use it to secure the projector. Please contact Kensington Technology Group below.
Specifications (continued) Connectors pin No. Dimensional drawings (unit : mm) What’s included in the box AC power cord for US 02552-0063-01 for EU 02552-0066-01 for UK 02552-0065-01 1 RGB cable for PC 02552-0072-00 1 VIDEO cable 02552-0068-00 Replacement part (Option / Not included in the box) Spare lamp VLT-XD206LP EN-28...
Specification of RGB signals in each computer mode of the projector resolution Signal mode (H x V) TV60, 480I TV50, 576I 1080I 60 (1080I) 1080I 50 (1080I) 480P 576P 720P 60 (720P) 720P 50 (720P) PC98 (VGA56) 640 x 400...