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RCA 19LA30RQ User Manual

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Please register your product at
Please keep your sales receipt and keep the record of
the serial number and the date of purchase in order to
receive warranty parts and service.
The serial number is located at the back of the TV.
Model Number.
Part No.: RN03185E0208


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  • Page 1 Please keep your sales receipt and keep the record of the serial number and the date of purchase in order to receive warranty parts and service. The serial number is located at the back of the TV. Model Number. 19LA30RQ Part No.: RN03185E0208...
  • Page 2: Child Safety Guide

    Child Safety Guide...
  • Page 3 Child Safety Guide Use una montura que se ha recomendado por el fabricante de monitor y/o listado por un laboratorio independiente (como UL, CSA, ETL). Siga todas las instrucciones ofrecidas por el fabricante de monitor y montaje de pared.
  • Page 4: Caution And Warning

    - Increase the separation between the equipment and the receiver. - Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. - Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. CAUTION...
  • Page 5: Safety Precautions

    15. This TV should be operated only from the type of power supply indicated on the rating label. If customer is not sure the type of power supply in your home, consult your appliance dealer or local power company.
  • Page 6 24. To reduce the risk of electric shock, the grounding of center pin of plug must be maintained. 25. If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to the TV, be sure the antenna or cable system is grounded to provide some protection against voltage surges and built-up static charges.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Child Safety Guide Caution and Warning FCC Notice Safety Precautions Preparation for Your New TV Check Accessories Setup TV Table Stand Select TV Location Connection and Using TV Stand Installation TV Signal Connection Cable Connections Side Panel Connections...
  • Page 8 Table of Contents OSD Menu Operations Adjust the OSD Screen Picture Menu Sound Menu Channel Menu Parental Menu Setup Menu Others Menu Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Troubleshooting V-Chip Rating Explanations US V-Chip Rating System Canadian English Rating System Canadian French Rating System Wall Mounting Unit Specification Product Specification Warranty Card...
  • Page 9: Preparation For Your New Tv

    Select a flat, stable table to locate your TV set. Please follow the Safety Instructions when locating the TV. Connection and Using After placing your TV properly, you can connect the TV with power supply and cable components. For further information, see page 12 to page 15.
  • Page 10: Tv Stand Installation

    TV Stand Installation TV 19LA30RQ is packaged with the TV stand separated from the cabinet. To setup the TV table stand, please carry out the installation according to the instructions below. Step One Place the TV faced down on a soft cloth or cushion to prevent the LCD panel from being damaged.
  • Page 11: Tv Signal Connection

    TV Signal Connection The first step in connecting your TV is obtaining the signal. Your TV 19LA30RQ has a side panel, which allows you to receive analog and/or digital television channels via TV jack. Before connecting your TV, determine using an antenna or a cable service to obtain the signal.
  • Page 12: Cable Connections

    Cable Connections Choose Your Connections TV 19LA30RQ supports various of connecting ways from other devices (such as DVD, VCR, Set-top box, ect.). Please follow the table sheet to choose the cables which adapt to your device. Jacks AUDIO-IN L and R, Video In...
  • Page 13: Side Panel Connections

    1. Connect the Video In jack on the side of TV to the video output jacks of device via video cable (yellow). 2. Connect the AUDIO-IN L and R jacks on the side of TV to the audio output jacks of device via audio cable.
  • Page 14: Connecting Ypbpr Component Device (Better Video Quality)

    Connecting YPbPr Component device (Better Video Quality) To connect a component device, such as a DVD player, follow these steps: 1. Connect the COMPONENT Y/Pb/Pr jack on the side of TV to the video output jacks of device via video cable (green, blue and red).
  • Page 15: Connecting Hdmi Device (Best Video Quality)

    1. Connect the HDMI jack on the side of TV to the DVI port of device via HDMI-DVI cable. 2. Connect the PC Audio In jack on the side of TV to the audio output jack of device with audio cable (dual-channel RCA jacks to 3.5mm stereo jack).
  • Page 16: Connecting A Computer

    2. Connect the PC Audio In jack on the side of TV to the audio output jack of computer with audio cable (3.5mm). Note: If you want to use your TV as a monitor, please notice that the maximum resolution for 19LA30RQ is 1366*768.
  • Page 17: Tv Jacks Explanation

    Use 3.5mm stereo mini-pin cable to connect PC to TV. TV: Connect to receive the signal from your antenna or cable via coaxial cable. VGA: Connect your computer or other device with a VGA output to this jack using a 15-pin, D-sub cable.
  • Page 18: Top Panel And Front Panel

    : Scans down through the channel list. In the TV menu system, it acts like the down arrow on the remote control and can be used to select menu options. : Scans up through the channel list. In the TV menu system, it acts like the up arrow on the remote control and can be used to select menu options.
  • Page 19: Remote Control Instructions

    For Universal Remote Control brands listed below, please use accompanying codes and refer to your Universal Remote ControlUser Manual for basic Instruction for changing TV code to operate the TV model. Codes for DIRECTV: 0178, 10178 Codes for Time Warner Cable: 0178, 10178...
  • Page 20: Learning About Remote Control

    Scans up or down through the current favorite channel list. PAUSE/FREEZE : Freeze the current screen frame, press again to return to normal. NOTE : The keys not listed are for DVD control, they are not available for this TV model. PICTURE SOUND Remote control part number RE20QP83...
  • Page 21: Initial Setup

    Initial Setup If it is the first time you turn on your TV, or you have done Clear Channel List option (see page 30), the initial setup menu appears automatically. Menu Language To choose your menu language, press the left/right arrow until the language you need appears.
  • Page 22: Basic Operations

    Connect the AC cord to power the LCD TV. At this time the TV will enter standby mode and power indicator shows red. Use Power button ( ) on the top panel of TV or on the remote control to turn on the TV. After switching off the TV for 5 seconds, you can turn on TV again.
  • Page 23: Channel Bar

    EPG (Electronic Program Guide) Press EPG button on the remote control, the electronic program guide will appear in the center of screen. The electronic program guide gives the TV program playing project. You can use left/right arrows to switch pages. D50 - 1...
  • Page 24: Osd Menu Operations

    The Picture Menu contains menus and controls to configure the way the picture appears. The Picture Menu options apply to the video for the main TV and VIDEO INPUT selections. All picture options can be applied to each input. Press MENU on the remote. Select Picture from the Main menu. Press the ENTER button to proceed to PICTURE menu.
  • Page 25: Color Temperature

    OSD Menu Operations Screen Size Screen Size PICTURE Picture Settings Screen Size PC Settings Color Temperature Advanced Picture Settings PC Settings (only available in PC mode) PC SETTINGS Auto Adjust Horizontal Position Vertical Position Clock Phase Reset Color Temperature This option allows you to select one of three automatic color adjustments: Cool for a bluer palette of picture colors; Normal or Warm for a redder palette of color.
  • Page 26: Sound Menu

    Auto Volume Set auto volume control on/off. Analog Sound Select analog TV audio sound type: Stereo, Mono or SAP (only available in TV mode). Digital Sound Select digital TV audio language type: English, French or Spanish (only available for DTV channel).
  • Page 27: Channel Menu

    Mode Channel Menu The Channel Menu enables you to search, view and edit channels. It is available in TV mode only. Press MENU and choose CHANNEL from the Main menu. Press the ENTER button to proceed to CHANNEL menu. CHANNEL...
  • Page 28: Parental Menu

    US V-Chip Canada V-Chip Block Unrated Show Downloadable Rating Clear Downloadable Data US V-Chip Press ENTER or right arrow to enter US V-Chip ratings menu, which contains two sub-menus: Movie Rating and TV rating. See next page for more details.
  • Page 29: Movie Rating

    TV Rating TV RATING TV-Y TV-Y7 TV-G TV-PG TV-14 TV-MA After adjusting, press MENU to return or press EXIT to exit the menu.. TV Rating Overview Age-Based Ratings TV-MA Mature Audience Only TV-14 Parents Strongly Cautioned TV-PG Parents Guidance Suggested TV-G...
  • Page 30 OSD Menu Operations Canada V-Chip Press ENTER or right arrow to enter US V-Chip ratings menu, which contains two sub-menus: English Rating and French Rating. English Rating Press ENTER or right arrow to enter English rating menu. ENGLISH RATING French Rating Press ENTER or right arrow to enter French rating menu.
  • Page 31: Change Password

    Clear Channel List Keypad Lock Select this option to block or unblock the TV’s side keypad buttons so that they can’t be used. Source Lock This option allows you to lock or unlock the input source. The source blocked can not be chosen from input list unless you input the correct parental password.
  • Page 32: Setup Menu

    OSD Menu Operations Setup Menu The Setup Menu lets you config the TV with your preferences. Select SETUP from the Main Menu. Press ENTER button to proceed to SETUP menu. SETUP Closed Caption Menu Language Clock Closed Caption CLOSED CAPTION...
  • Page 33: Digital Cc Style

    Select your time zone: Eastern, Central, Mountain, Pacific, Alaska, Hawaii, Samoa, Newfoundland, Atlantic. Auto Clock Select auto clock on/off. Auto clock helps you synchronize your TV time to standard time (from DTV signal). Setup Time Set your TV time manually (needs to turn off auto clock).
  • Page 34: Others Menu

    Note: In PC mode, the monitor standby and power off settings depend on the No Signal Off time. No Operation Power Off Press ENTER button to select “No Operation Power Off” on or off. If it is turned on, the TV will shut off after a 3-hours no operation time.
  • Page 35: Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)

    Why does it take a long time when I search the channels at first time? If you have both analog and digital channels, the TV is looking for all available channels in the channel list. If you do have digital...
  • Page 36: Troubleshooting

    The sound is fine, but the picture is poor. • If you can only get black and white pictures from external device that you've connected to your TV, maybe it is due to the video cables is not connected well, or they are connected wrongly. Check the connection stability first, then check the correctness.
  • Page 37 • If you have black bars on each side of your picture (which means the TV can not display a full-screen image), the device you connected might have a switch or a menu option allowing you to change the picture quality output that will fix this. Choose either 720p or 1080i.
  • Page 38: V-Chip Rating Explanations

    (S), no strong language (L), and little or no violence (V). TV-Y7 (Directed to Children 7 years and older): Designed for children age of 7 and above. It may be more appropriate for children who have acquired the developmental skills needed to distinguish between make believe and reality. Themes and elements in this program may include mild fantasy violence (FV) or comedic violence, or may frighten children under the age of 7.
  • Page 39: Canadian French Rating System

    V-Chip Rating Explanations C8+ (Children 8 and older): Programming generally considered acceptable for children 8 years and over to watch on their own. Violence Guidelines: Violence will not be portrayed as the preferred, acceptable, or only way to resolve conflict or encourage children to imitate dangerous acts which they may see on television.
  • Page 40: Wall Mounting Unit Specification

    8. Do not place TV in a location where collision or vibration is liable to happen. 9. In order to avoid unexpected falling of the TV set, do not put any strong force on TV or wall mount after installing.
  • Page 41: Product Specification

    Package With stand Weight Without stand Package Power Consumption Notice: Specifications are subject to change without notice. 19LA30RQ 18.5 inches American TV standard ATSC/NTSC system VHF: 2~13 UHF: 14~69 Digital Terrestrial Broadcast (8VSB): 2~69 Digital Cable (64/256QAM): 1~135 AC 110 V, 60Hz...
  • Page 42: Warranty Card

    Limited Warranty for USA and Mexico Coverage – Labor For a period of 12 months from date of purchase of your RCA product, we will pay an authorized RCA service center the labor charge to repair any defects in materials or workmanship in your television.
  • Page 43 THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND YOU ALSO MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE. RCA is a trademark of RCA Trademark Management SAS and used under license by ON Corporation Items Not Covered By Limited Warranty...
  • Page 44: Warranty Card (Spanish)

    Garantía limitada para EE.UU y Mexico. Cobertura-Trabajo Durante un período de 12 meses desde la fecha de compra de su producto RCA, pagaremos a un centro autorizado de servicio de RCA el cargo de mano de obra para reparar cualquier defecto en materiales o mano de obra en el te levisor.
  • Page 45 PARTICULAR ESTARÁ LIMITADA A LIMITADA período de garantía (S) mencionado anteriormente. Esta garantía le otorga derechos legales específicos y USTED TAMBIÉN PUEDE TENER OTROS DERECHOS, QUE PUEDEN VARIAR DE ESTADO. LIMITACIÓN DE GARANTÍA RCA es una marca registrada de SAS bajo licencia de ON Corporation...

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