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  • Page 1 32AV93*B 32/40LV93*B 26/32EL93*B DIGITAL Series Register your TV online at:
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Safety Precautions ... 5 Installation and important information ... 6 Where to install... 6 When using a Wall Bracket ... 6 Digital Switchover ... 8 The Remote Control ... 12 Inserting batteries and effective range of the remote ... 12 Connecting External Equipment ...
  • Page 3 Bass, Treble and Balance ... 40 Stable Sound ... 40 Surround Sound ... 40 Bass Boost ... 40 Dynamic Range Control ... 40 Digital Audio Output... 41 Audio Description ... 41 Widescreen Viewing ... 42 Available Picture Size and Position Control ...
  • Page 4 Auto Format (Widescreen) ... 62 4:3 Stretch ... 62 Blue Screen ... 62 Side Panel ... 62 DivX Registration... 63 DivX Deregistration ... 63 System Information ... 63 System Upgrade... 63 Text Services and Text Information ... 64 Setting the Modes ... 64 Navigating Pages using Auto ...
  • Page 5: Safety Precautions

    This equipment has been designed and manufactured to meet international safety standards but, like any electrical equipment, care must be taken to obtain the best results and for safety to be assured. Please read the points below for your own safety. They are of a general nature, intended to help with all electronic consumer products and some points may not apply to the goods you have just purchased.
  • Page 6: Installation And Important Information

    Installation and important information Locate the television away from direct sunlight and strong lights, soft, indirect lighting is recommended for comfortable viewing. Use curtains or blinds to prevent direct sunlight falling on the screen. Place the TV set on a stable, level surface that can support the weight of the TV.
  • Page 7: Exclusion Clause

    Toshiba shall under no circumstances be liable for loss and/or damage to the product caused by: i) fire; ii) earthquake; iii) accidental damage; iv) intentional misuse of the product; v) use of the product in improper conditions; vi) loss and/or damage caused to the product while in the possession of a third party;...
  • Page 8: Digital Switchover

    When does switchover happen? *Copeland switches on October 17, 2007 Keep this important information about The exact date you how to re-tune your switch depends on the transmitter you are served by. To check when you switch, TV during the go to Digital UK’s postcode checker on
  • Page 9 This guide can be used to help you re-tune the following product with the remote control below: TOSHIBA Digital TV TOSHIBA Customer Helpline: 0844 856 0730 * This process may affect any saved information stored on your product, including your favourites list.
  • Page 10 Your guide to Manual re-tuning If you are comfortable with technical information and your basic re-tune hasn’t worked, you can use this manual re-tune guide. If your Freeview TV or box picks up a di erent regional service to your preferred service (e.g.
  • Page 11 SET UP Language Country Tuner Mode Auto tuning ATV Manual Tuning DTV Manual Tuning DTV Settings AV connection Picture Position Quick Setup Enter RETURN DTV Manual Tuning Weak Signal Strength Quality Poor RF Channel Start Scan Input Edit 0−9 English Antenna Back Average...
  • Page 12: The Remote Control

    Simple at-a-glance reference of your remote control. For On/Standby mode To select input from external sources Still Picture To display the teletext screen To turn the subtitle On/Off Toggle between TV ON or Standby Stereo/Bilingual transmissions Toggle between external input sources Number buttons Still Picture No Function...
  • Page 13: Connecting External Equipment

    Connecting External Equipment Before connecting any external equipment, turn off all main power switches. If there is no switch remove the mains plug from the wall socket. *a decoder could be Digital Satellite or any other compatible decoder. *Model will determine power code position.
  • Page 14 Aerial cables: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Connect the aerial to the ANT socket on the rear of the television. If you use a decoder and/or media recorder, connect through the decoder and/or media recorder to the television.
  • Page 15: Regza-Link Connections

    REGZA-LINK Connections The basic functions of connected audio/video equipment can be controlled using the television’s remote control if a REGZA-LINK compatible device is connected. The back of your television AV amplifier Playback equipment The back of your television AV amplifier Playback equipment HDMI in HDMI out...
  • Page 16: Connecting An Hdmi Or Dvi Device To The Hdmi Input

    Connecting an HDMI or DVI device to the HDMI input The HDMI input on your television receives digital audio and uncompressed digital video from an HDMI source device or uncompressed digital video from a DVI (Digital Visual Interface) source device. This input is designed to accept HDCP (High-Bandwidth Digital-Content Protection) programme mate- rial in digital form from EIA/CEA-861-D–compliant [1] consumer electronic devices (such as a set-top box or DVD player with HDMI or DVI output).
  • Page 17: Hdmi Cable

    HDMI HDMI device cable (not supplied) HDMI out For 26/32EL93*B To view the HDMI device video, press the button to select HDMI 1 or HDMI 2 mode.
  • Page 18: To Connect A Dvi Device

    Connect an HDMI-to-DVI adapter cable (HDMI type A connector) to the HDMI 1. • The recommended HDMI-to-DVI adapter cable length is 6.6ft (2m). • An HDMI-to-DVI adapter cable transfers video only. • Separate analogue audio connection are not supported for audio receivers. To connect a DVI device HDMI-to-DVI adapter cable (not supplied)
  • Page 19 To ensure that the HDMI or DVI device is reset properly, it is recommended that you follow these procedures: • When turning on your electronic components, turn on the television first, and then the HDMI or DVI device. • When turning off your electronic components, turn off the HDMI or DVI device first, and then the television.
  • Page 20: Connecting A Computer

    Connecting a Computer With either an RGB/PC or an HDMI connection, you can watch your computer’s display on the television. To connect a PC to the HDMI terminal When connecting a PC to the HDMI terminal on the television, use an HDMI-to-DVI adapter cable. If connecting a PC with an HDMI terminal, use an HDMI cable (type A connector).
  • Page 21 the back of your television Computer For acceptable PC and video signal formats, see page 22. NOTE: • The edges of the images may be hidden. • If connecting a certain PC model with a unique PC signal, the PC signal may not be detected correctly.
  • Page 22: Acceptable Video Signals Through Hdmi Terminals

    Acceptable Video signals through HDMI terminals Resolution 480i 480p 576i 576p 720p 720p 1080i 1080i 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p Acceptable PC signals through HDMI terminals Resolution H (KHz) V(Hz) 640 x 480 31.369 59.940 640 x 480 37.861 72.809 640 x 480 37.500 75.000...
  • Page 23: Digital On-Screen Information And Programme Guide

    Digital On-Screen Information and Programme Guide When viewing in digital mode, the on-screen information and programme guide provide access to programme details for all available channels. Information Press , and the information screen will appear giving details of the channel and programme currently being viewed.
  • Page 24: Frequently Asked Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions Why is there no sound or picture? Check that the television is on and that all connections are made properly. There is a picture, but why is there little or no colour? The colour is factory set to Auto to auto- matically display the best colour system.
  • Page 25 Why are the colours wrong when an NTSC source is played? Connect the source via a SCART cable and play. Select Manual setting from the SETUP menu and set the Colour System to Auto. Manual setting Colour system: Auto EXT 1 Select Change Save...
  • Page 26: Using The Controls

    While all the necessary adjustments and controls for the television are made using the remote control, the buttons on the television may be used for some functions. Common Interface HDMI 2 INPUT (Volume or channel) Programme / Volume / Source Common Interface HDMI 2 INPUT (Volume or channel)
  • Page 27: Switching On

    Switching On If the RED Stand By LED is unlit, check that the plug is connected to the power supply. If the picture does not appear press on the remote control, it may take a few moments. To put the television into Standby press on the remote control.
  • Page 28: Tuning The Television

    Before switching on the television put your decoder and media recorder to Standby if they are con- nected. To set up the television use the buttons on the remote control as detailed on page 12. First Time Using For first time use, plug in the television and press the button.
  • Page 29 Press to select Location. Location To use the TV for the display in a store showroom, please select [Store]. [Home] mode is recommended for normal use. Store Select Auto tuning RETURN Press ◄ or ► to select Home or Store. For normal home use, select Home.
  • Page 30: Setting The Channels

    NOTE: When Parental Block is activated, the 4-digit password is needed. Auto Tuning The Auto tuning function will completely re- tune the television and can be used to update the channel list. NOTE: It is recommended that Auto tuning is run periodically to ensure that all new services are added.
  • Page 31: Manual Tuning

    Press ▲ or ▼ to select Tuning Mode and press ◄ or ► to select ATV, DTV or ATV and DTV. Auto tuning Previous settings will be lost! Press EXIT for no change. Tuning Mode ATV and DTV Start Scan Operator Selection Scan Type Quick Scan...
  • Page 32 Press to display the breakdown menu. Press ◄ or ► to select an item, then press ▲ or ▼ to select the item as shown below. ATV Manual Tuning Manual fine tuning C 69 Select Change Save D E F Position: The number to be pressed on the remote control.
  • Page 33: Automatic Power Down

    DTV mode - Cable Press MENU. Press ◄ or ► to select SETUP and press to enter the sub- menu. Press ▲ or ▼ to select DTV Manual Tuning and press to enter the sub- menu. SETUP Language Country Tuner Mode Auto tuning ATV Manual Tuning DTV Manual Tuning...
  • Page 34: Dtv Settings

    Channels The channel order may be changed to suit your personal preference. NOTE: This function is only available in DTV mode. Press MENU. Press ◄ or ► to select SETUP and press to enter the submenu. PICTURE SOUND APPLICATIONS SETUP Press ▲...
  • Page 35: Channel Options

    Sort Press ▲ or ▼ to select the desired channel and then press appears. Channels Position Name Rossia 1 Rossia 24 TRK 5 kamal Bibigon Service Information Radio Three Store RETURN Press ▲ or ▼ to select the channel you wish to swap with the one selected in Step 8 and then press The positions of the two channels are...
  • Page 36: Subtitle And Audio

    Subtitle and Audio You can choose the Subtitle Type or Audio Type from Normal or Hearing Impaired. If the Hearing Impaired is selected, it provides subtitle services to deaf and hard of hearing viewers with additional descriptions. Subtitle Language or Audio Language allow a programme or film to be viewed with a choice of soundtrack language, provided they are cur- rently being broadcast.
  • Page 37: Common Interface

    Common Interface The Common Interface Slot, situated on the side of the television, enables the insertion of a CAM (Conditional Access Module) and card. These are purchased from a service provider and allow additional subscription broadcasts to be viewed. For information, see a service provider.
  • Page 38: Channel Grouping

    Press ▲ or ▼ to select the desired channel and press to edit. NOTE: Press the button on the re- mote to delete the channel. Favorite List Maori Television Delete Edit Press ▲ or ▼ to select Service Type, and press ◄ or ► to select (Radio) or (TEXT).
  • Page 39: General Controls

    The General Controls will allow you to select channels and information, use the sound controls, per- sonalise the picture style, and select external equipment. Selecting Channels To select a channel use the numbered buttons on the remote control. Channels can also be selected using P Stereo and Bilingual Transmissions If stereo or dual language broadcasts are transmitted the word Stereo or Dual will ap-...
  • Page 40: Sound Controls

    Volume Controls and Mute Sound Volume Press to adjust the volume. Sound Mute Press on the remote once to turn the sound off and again to cancel. Dual If a programme or film is being broadcast with a soundtrack in more than one language, the DUAL feature allows selection between them.
  • Page 41: Digital Audio Output

    Digital Audio Output Press MENU. Press ◄ or ► to select SOUND and press to enter the submenu. Press ▲ or ▼ to select Digital Audio Output and press to enter the sub- menu. Press ▲ or ▼ to select Audio Format, and press ◄...
  • Page 42: Widescreen Viewing

    Depending on the type of broadcast being transmitted, programmes can be viewed in a number of formats. Wide (Expect PC) Wide (PC only) Super Live Cinema reduce the black bars at the top and bottom Subtitle 14:9 When using a PC connected via HDMI this Native Widescreen Viewing Use this setting when watching a...
  • Page 43: Available Picture Size And Position Control

    Normal This option is only available when watching Dot by Dot Press QUICK to display the Quick access menu. Use ▲ or ▼ to select the Picture Size, and press ◄ or ► to select the option. You can choose the picture size from Wide, 4:3, Super Live, Cinema, Subtitle, 14:9, Native, Normal or Dot by Dot.
  • Page 44: Picture Controls

    Most of the picture controls and functions are available in both digital and analogue modes. NOTE: Features not available will be greyed out. Picture Position The Picture Position may now be adjusted to suit personal preference. Press MENU. Press ◄ or ► to select SETUP and press to enter the sub- menu.
  • Page 45: Black/White Level

    Black/White Level This function increases the strength of dark areas of the picture, which improves picture definition. In the Picture Settings menu, press ▲ or ▼ to select Black/White Level. Press ◄ or ► to adjust the level from Off, Low, Middle or High. The effect depends on the broadcast and is most noticeable on dark colours.
  • Page 46: Base Colour Adjustment

    Base Colour Adjustment The Base Colour Adjustment feature allows the adjustment of individual colours to suit per- sonal preference. This can be useful when using an external source. It only can be adjusted when 3D Colour Management is set to On. In the PICTURE menu, press ▲...
  • Page 47: Enjoy Photos Through Usb Port

    Enjoy Photos through USB Port The Photo Viewer allows you to playback image files from a USB storage device. Image Photo Base-line JPEG Progressive non-interface interface NOTE: • Resolution is a reference design, limited only by DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) size and performance •...
  • Page 48: Using Slide Show

    Press ▲, ▼, ◄ or ► to select the de- sired photo and press Press MENU to change the settings when viewing a photo. 15 sec 788 X 1157 −−−−/−−/−− −−:−− 00001 / 00004 0000−1.jpg Move Press ◄ or ► to: •...
  • Page 49: Photo Info

    Press ◄ or ► to select Background Music Play List Move Press ▲ or ▼ to select music and press to play music. Press RETURN on the remote to col- lapse the list. USB:\ Return Music Photo Video Page Move Press ◄...
  • Page 50: Enjoy Music Through Usb Port

    Enjoy Music through USB Port The MP3 Player allows you to playback music files from a USB storage device. Audio Codec File Extension MPEG1 Layer2 MPEG1 Layer3 Play Music Files Insert a USB storage device and press on the remote. Use ▲...
  • Page 51: Repeat Settings

    Repeat Settings Press ◄ or ► to select Press to select Off, One or Folder. Using the Play List Press ◄ or ► to select Press ▲ or ▼ to select music and press to play music. Press EXIT on the remote to collapse the list.
  • Page 52: Enjoy Videos Through Usb Port

    Enjoy Videos through USB Port The Video Viewer allows you to playback video files from a USB storage device. File Container Video Codec Extension MPEG1 dat, mpg, MPEG mpeg MPEG2 MPEG2-TS H.264 ts, trp, tp H264-TS MPEG2 MPEG2-PS MPEG2 H.264 MPEG4 DivX 3.11 mp4, m4v...
  • Page 53: Play Video Files

    Play Video Files Insert a USB storage device and press on the remote. Use ▲ or ▼ to select MEDIA and press Inputs HDMI1 HDMI2 MEDIA Press ◄ or ► to select Movie and press to enter the submenu. USB 2.0 Photo Music Movie...
  • Page 54: Repeat Settings

    Repeat Settings Press MENU to change the settings when viewing a video. Press ◄ or ► to select to select Off, One or Folder. Press MENU to change the settings when viewing a video. Press ◄ or ► to select to select Set A, Set B or None.
  • Page 55: Goto Time

    Goto Time The feature allows you to view a selected time during the video. Press MENU to change the settings when viewing a video. Press ◄ or ► to select Use the number key pad on the remote to enter time. Press to go to the input time.
  • Page 56: Regza-Link Controls

    REGZA-LINK Controls This feature uses CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) technology, and allows the control of Toshiba REGZA-LINK compatible equipment from the television’s remote control. NOTE: Not all Toshiba products currently support REGZA-LINK. Equipment Control The REGZA-LINK mode on the television’s remote control allows the control of connected REGZA-LINK equipment being watched.
  • Page 57: Regza-Link Menus

    By activating the Enable REGZA-LINK feature in the REGZA-LINK Setup menu, individual REGZA-LINK features can then be activated. One Touch Play The function of REGZA-LINK will automatically power on the television that was in standby mode and switch the television’s input source to the port connected with the audio/video equipment by powering-on or playing from the audio/video equipment.
  • Page 58: Auto Power On

    Auto Power On The Auto Power On setting allows the televi- sion to be automatically switched On or Off if a REGZA-LINK device is turned on or off. In the REGZA-LINK Setup menu, press ▲ or ▼ to select Auto Power On. Press ◄...
  • Page 59: Regza-Link Playback Device Control

    REGZA-LINK Playback Device Control This is a new feature that uses CEC technology and allows you to control REGZA-LINK compatible devices from the TV remote control via HDMI connection. When there are two or more REGZA-LINK devices connected to the television, the device selection menu appears.
  • Page 60: Preference Controls

    On Timer This feature allows you to set the television to turn on automatically to a preset channel at a certain time of day or after a certain length of time. When On timer is set to On, the green On Timer indicator on the front of the television is lit.
  • Page 61: Epg

    EPG (Electronic Programme Guide) supports 9 sets of timers. You can set or cancel a timer for a selected programme within the guide. When the TV is on and the timer activates, a dialogue box is shown informing you that the programme is about to start.
  • Page 62: Panel Lock

    Panel Lock Panel Lock disables the buttons on the televi- sion. All buttons on the remote control can still be used. Press MENU. Press ◄ or ► to select PREFERENCES and press the submenu. PICTURE SOUND SETUP APPLICATIONS Press ▲ or ▼ to select Panel Lock and press ◄...
  • Page 63: Divx Registration

    Continue with registration? System Information In the SETUP menu, press ▲ or ▼ to select System Information and press the model information and firmware version. System Information TOSHIBA 2012 Dec 13 2011, 19:52:05, FW: v0.14 (PR) Weak Average 530 MHz...
  • Page 64: Text Services And Text Information

    For further information on your particular text system(s), see the broadcast text index page or, consult your local Toshiba dealer. Navigating Pages using LIST If Fastext is available, four coloured titles with numbers 100, 200, 300 and 400 have been programmed into the television’s memory.
  • Page 65: Pc Settings

    • Most of the picture controls and functions are available. However features not available will be greyed out. • In the PC input mode, the Manual Setting is not displayed. • First press until the video input mode list appears on the screen, then press ▲ or ▼ and order to select the PC input mode.
  • Page 66: Input Selection And Av Connections

    Input Selection and AV Connections Use the Input Selection feature if the television does not switch over automatically when using an external device. Lip Sync Mode This option activates an auto audio/video display timing adjustment function that allows HDMI source devices to accurately perform synchronization automatically.
  • Page 67: Specifications And Accessories

    Specifications and Accessories • This television complies with the specification listed below. DVB-T Broadcast systems/ Broadcast systems/channels channels UHF 21-68 PAL-I France VHF 05-10 PAL-B/G (VHF 01-05) UHF 21-69 Germany VHF 05-12 SECAM-L UHF 21-69 Austria VHF 05-12 SECAM-D/K UHF R21-R69 UHF 21-69 Switzerland VHF 05-12...
  • Page 68 Headphone Socket R3.5mm stereo Operating Conditions Temperature: 5 Humidity: 20% - 80% Accessories Remote control 2 batteries (AAA, IEC R03 1.5V) User Manual Register your TV online at: 9.5kg 9.0kg 14.0kg 6.0kg 9.0kg 12.5kg 12.5kg 18.5kg 8.5kg 12.5kg 8.7kg 8.2kg...
  • Page 69: License Information

    • Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D sym- bol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. • HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or reg- istered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries. •...
  • Page 70 In conformity with the EEE Regulation. DVB is a registered trademark of the DVB Project © TOSHIBA Television Central Europe Sp. z o.o. 2012 TOSHIBA Television Central Europe Sp. z o.o. ul. Pokoju 1, Biskupice Podgórne, 55-040 Kobierzyce, Poland Specification is subject to change without notice.
  • Page 72 © TOSHIBA Television Central Europe Sp. z o.o. 2012 All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or part without written permission is strictly prohibited. TOSHIBA Television Central Europe Sp. z o.o. ul. Pokoju 1, Biskupice Podgórne, 55-040 Kobierzyce, Poland Specification is subject to change without notice.