Appendix C: HDMI Control of CEC Devices
Many new HDMI devices have a feature called Con-
sumer Electronics Control (CEC) or HDMI Control.
HDMI Control allows one device, such as the TV, to
control other devices, such as an A/V receiver or disc
player. Use of CEC is optional.
Each manufacturer chooses which CEC functions to
support so it is difficult to predict which devices and
features are compatible with Mitsubishi's HDMI Control.
You may find that CEC functions for a specific device are
To use HDMI Control, you must enable it in both
the TV and the device.
In the TV.
Enable HDMI control from the New
Device Found screen or from the Inputs > HDMI
n the Device. Most devices with HDMI CEC com-
patibility let you turn it on or off in the device menus,
where it is typically listed as "HDMI Control."
Enabling HDMI Control of CEC Devices
To ensure proper detection
Power on HDMI devices before connecting them to
Connect and set up HDMI devices one at a time.
Power on the device and allow it to complete the
power-on sequence (boot up). Stop any playback.
Connect the device to one of the TV's HDMI inputs.
When the TV detects the connection, the
Device Found screen will appear.
Note: See "If the New Device Found Screen Displays
No HDMI Control Option" on this page if there is
no HDMI Control option.
New Device Found screen with HDMI Control option.
This screen displays only if the device's HDMI Control is
If prompted for a name,
highlight the name you want
to assign the device.
Device Found screen.
Note: At any time after completing Auto Input Sens-
NetCommand IR control, see page 45.
If the New Device Found Screen
Displays No HDMI Control Option
If the New Device Found screen shows no option for
HDMI Control, one of these conditions applies:
HDMI Control is turned off in the menus of the
The device does not have CEC compatibility
EXIT and press ENTER to close the New
ing, you can set the TV's HDMI control on or off
in the Inputs > HDMI Control menu.
To supplement HDMI control with
EXIT and press ENTER to close the
New Device Found screen.
Display the device's setup menus and enable
the device's CEC capabilities.
Wait for the TV's
New Device Found screen
to appear again.
New Device Found screen does not
appear, power off the device. Power on the
device and wait for the New Device Found
screen to display with the HDMI Control
Control the device with its own remote
control or program the TV's remote control to
operate the device.
Use the TV's NetCommand IR
control (page 45).