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Contents Contents Thank you for buying this Pioneer product. Please read through these operating instructions so you will know how to operate your model properly. After you have finished reading the instructions, put them away in a safe place for future reference.
Contents Selecting the type of conventional Power Management closed captions ........44 (PC mode only) ........64 Selecting digital closed captions ..44 Image position adjustment Selecting digital closed caption (AV mode only) .......... 64 parameters ..........44 Automatic image position and clock Clock Setting ..........
Contents Displaying a D-VHS image ......73 Useful and important notification ..73 Setting up for controlling a D-VHS recorder ..........74 Editing the i.LINK Setup .......74 Operating the control panel screen ..75 Watching an image from a personal computer ............75 Connecting a personal computer ..75 Displaying an image from a personal computer ..........75 Computer compatibility chart ....76...
Filter. This improves the color / picture reproduction of these must install the unit. PIONEER will not be held responsible for models as compared to previous models. It also eliminates the accident or damage caused by the use of parts and need for a physical glass panel to be placed in front of the accessories manufactured by other companies.
Do not attach such items as labels and tape to the CAUTION product. PIONEER bears no responsibility for any damage arising from • This may result in the discoloration or scratch of the cabinet. incorrect use of the product by you or other people,...
• The Energy save function can be set to help prevent damage from screen burning (see page 63). About operations through i.LINK PIONEER shall not always assure normal video/audio recording or playback when a D-VHS device is operated through i.LINK.
Safety Precautions Safety Precautions Electricity is used to perform many useful functions, but it can 13. The plasma Display used in this product is made of glass. also cause personal injuries and property damage if improperly Therefore, it can break when the product is dropped or handled.
NOTE • It is strongly recommended to use the optional PIONEER mounting products. • PIONEER shall not be liable for any personal injury or product damage that results from the use of mounting items other than the optional PIONEER products.
Use the following table to check that you have received the correct Media Receiver and Plasma Receiver models. Model Name of the Main Unit Model Name of the Entire Plasma Display System Media Receiver Plasma Display PRO-1130HD PRO-506PU PRO-R06U PRO-930HD PRO-436PU The speakers are available as options.
Part Names Part Names Plasma Display Front view 1 a POWER button 2 STANDBY indicator Lights red when the unit is in standby mode. (page 25) 3 POWER ON indicator Lights blue when the Plasma Display is operating. (page 25) 4 Remote control sensor Rear view SYSTEM...
Part Names Media Receiver Front view 1 2 3 STANDBY TIMER PULL OPEN STANDBY/ON Pull this section to open the door. STANDBY TIMER TV GUIDE STANDBY/ON S-VIDEO VIDEO AUDIO ENTER DOWN LEFT RIGHT COMPONENT VIDEO ANALOG RGB HOME GALLERY EJECT INPUT 4 INPUT DOWN...
Part Names Rear view S400 G-LINK ANT/ ( TS ) OPTICAL Cable CARD CABLE A IN DIGITAL OUT R-AUDIO-L SUB WOOFER INPUT 3 MONITOR INPUT 2 ANT B AC IN R-AUDIO-L VIDEO S-VIDEO INPUT 1 INPUT 3 SERVICE ONLY BLACK WHITE CONTROL COMPONENT...
Part Names 10 INFO: Displays a channel banner when a TV Remote control unit program is being watched. This section describes the functions of the buttons available When the TV Guide On Screen™ system is in operation, when the mode switch has been set to TV. For the buttons for displays information about the currently highlighted controlling other equipment, see “Using the remote control channel (if available).
• Allow enough space around the upper and back parts when installing to ensure adequate ventilation of the rear of the unit. Ventilation opening Using the optional PIONEER stand Over 10 cm (3 15/16 inches) For details on installation, refer to the instruction manual supplied with the stand. Exhaust...
Preparation Preventing the Plasma Display from Falling Over After installing the stand, be sure to take special care to ensure that the Plasma Display will not fall over. Stabilizing on a table or floor Using a wall for stabilization Stabilize the Plasma Display as shown in the diagram using 1.
BLACK SYSTEM CABLE WHITE BLACK (BLACK) (WHITE) For details on optional PIONEER speaker installation, refer to the instruction manual that came with the speaker. System cable Connecting the system cable to the Media Receiver Media Receiver (rear view) (BLACK) S400...
Preparation Connecting a Cable box Cable connections for watching digital Use the INPUT 1 terminals to connect a Cable box. and/or conventional TV channels This system is equipped with two terminals for inputting TV Media Receiver (rear) broadcasting signals: ANT/CABLE A IN and ANT B IN. The ANT/CABLE A IN terminal accepts both digital and conventional TV broadcasting signals while the ANT B IN G-LINK...
Preparation Inserting the CableCARD™ Switching between antenna A and B The Media Receiver is equipped with a slot for inserting a To watch broadcasts via the two antennas, you can select it by CableCARD™. When you are watching digital and/or High pressing ANT on the remote control unit.
Preparation Allowed operation range of the remote control Preparing the remote control unit unit Operate the remote control unit while pointing it toward the Inserting batteries remote control sensor located at the bottom right of the front panel of the Plasma Display. The distance from the remote Open the battery cover.
Preparation Connecting the power cord Connect the power cord after all component connections have been completed. Plasma Display (rear view) SYSTEM CABLE WHITE BLACK SYSTEM CABLE WHITE BLACK Power cord Noise filter Partially eliminates noise caused by the power source. Media Receiver (rear view) S400 G-LINK...
Preparation Routing cables Speed clamps and bead bands are supplied for bunching cables. Once properly bunched, follow the steps below to route the cables. When the speakers are installed on the sides (rear view) SYSTEM CABLE WHITE BLACK Speaker cable Speed clamp Speed clamp Speaker cable...
Basic Operations Basic Operations Plasma Display Turning on the power (Standby) Press a on the Plasma Display if the STANDBY indicator is off. • The STANDBY indicator on the Plasma Display lights up red. Confirm that the STANDBY indicators light up red, and then press TV a on the remote control unit or STANDBY/ ON on the Media Receiver to turn the system on.
Basic Operations Media Receiver Watching TV channels (front view) Unless you set up TV channels that you can watch under the current conditions, you cannot tune in those channels. For the procedure, see “Setting up TV channels” on page 38. STANDBY TIMER NOTE...
Basic Operations Changing the volume and sound Changing the language To increase the volume, press VOL + on the remote control If you have selected a digital TV program that provides multi- unit. To decrease the volume, press VOL –. language services, you can switch among the languages by pressing MTS on the remote control unit.
Basic Operations When receiving STEREO sound signals Setting MTS/SAP mode When watching conventional TV programs, you may enjoy A 125 stereo sound and/or Secondary Audio Programs (SAP), using STEREO In STEREO mode the Multi-channel Television Sound (MTS) function. • Stereo broadcasts You can enjoy, for example, sports, shows, and concerts in A 125 dynamic stereo sound.
Basic Operations Viewing a channel banner Using the multiscreen functions While watching a TV program, pressing INFO causes the following banner to appear. Pressing INFO again causes the Splitting the screen banner to disappear. Use the following procedure to select the 2-screen or picture- in-picture mode.
Basic Operations • In 2-screen or picture-in-picture mode, press SWAP to Freezing images switch the position of the 2 screens shown. Use the following procedure to capture and freeze one frame Left screen is the active screen which will be indicated from a moving image that you are watching.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup About the TV Guide On Screen™ system Setting up the TV Guide On Screen™ The TV Guide On Screen™ system is a free, interactive on- system screen television program guide. The system offers program When the Plasma Display System is powered on for the very listings, searching by keyword, timer recording, reminders and first time, you are automatically taken through the setup...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup Reminder Screen Screen 2: Enter ZIP or Postal Code If you previously skipped Guide setup, you see the Reminder • If you selected USA in Screen 1, you see the ZIP Code screen. Screen when you power on your TV. •...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup Screen 3: Do you have Cable? Screen 6: Cable Box Output Channel • If you select “Yes”, you see Screen 4. • Select the channel used for the cable box. • If you select “No”, you see Screen 12. •...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup Screen 9: Cable Box Preparation Screen 12: Do you have an antenna connected? • If you select “Yes”, you see Screen 13. • Follow the on-screen instructions, and press ENTER to display Screen 10. NOTE Screen 10: Cable Box Code Testing If you selected “No”...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup Screen 15: Is a VCR Connected? Screen 18: VCR Preparation • If you select “Yes”, you see Screen 16. • Follow the on-screen instructions, and press ENTER to display Screen 19. • If you select “No”, you see Screen 21. Screen 19: VCR Code Testing Screen 16: VCR Configuration Diagram •...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Setup Screen 20: Did your VCR stop playing? Screen 21: Confirming Your Settings Verify the Setup information is correct. • If it is, select “Yes, end setup”, and you see Screen 22. • If it is not, select “No, repeat setup process”, and you see Screen 1.
Menu Setup Menu Setup PC mode menus Menu Configuration Home Menu Item Page AV mode menus AV Selection Picture Contrast Home Menu Item Page Brightness AV Selection Picture Contrast Green Brightness Blue Color Reset Tint Sharpness Treble Sound Pro Adjust Bass Reset Balance...
Tuner Setup Tuner Setup Select “Add Channel”. ( / then ENTER) Setting up TV channels Select a channel number to be added. ( / then ENTER) This section describes how to search and set up TV channels • You can also use buttons 0 – 9 to enter a channel that you can watch under the current conditions.
Tuner Setup TV ratings Parental Control Rating Description With the Parental Control, parents can prevent their children from watching inappropriate TV programs, VCR or DVD All children TV-Y contents. When an attempt is made to watch a program (or Children 7 and above content) blocked by parents, the Plasma Display shows TV-Y7 nothing but a message.
We suggest you write down your password so you don’t forget it. If you forget the password PRO-1130HD/PRO-930HD When the message “Enter your Password” is displayed in step 6 Your password No.: under “Clearing the password”, press the ENTER button on the...
Tuner Setup Setting the TV Parental Guidelines (TV Canadian rating systems Guidelines) In Canada you can choose the Canadian English ratings or the Canadian French ratings. These ratings are based on the Press HOME MENU. Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Select “Tuner Setup”. ( / then ENTER) Commission (CRTC) policy.
Tuner Setup Canadian French ratings Setting Canadian French ratings Rating Description Press HOME MENU. Exempt programming. Select “Tuner Setup”. ( / then ENTER) General: All ages and children, contains minimal Select “Parental Control”. ( / then ENTER) direct violence, but may be integrated into the plot in a humorous or unrealistic manner.
Tuner Setup Temporarily deactivating the Parental Control Setting your favorite channels When the Parental Control is working and censors a blocked Set up to 10 TV channels to each of the four color buttons on TV program (or content), the Plasma Display shows nothing the remote control unit (40 channels in total).
Tuner Setup Activating the closed caption Selecting digital closed captions Use the following procedure to select digital closed captions: Press HOME MENU. Service 1 to 6. Select “Tuner Setup”. ( / then ENTER) Press HOME MENU. Select “Closed Captions”. ( / then ENTER) Select “Tuner Setup”.
Tuner Setup The following table shows the parameters selectable for each If you select “Auto Set”, select an antenna (A or B) and a item. channel number using and ENTER. Item Selection Clock Auto/Manual Set Clock Set Channel Auto/ Large/ Standard/ Small Font Size Current Time: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation TV Guide On Screen™ icons Using the TV Guide On Screen™ system Various icons are used to convey information or show the Before you can start using the TV Guide On Screen™ system, status of an item.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation TV Guide On Screen™ navigation The Listings screen The table below shows a summary of the remote buttons you’ll You can consider the Listings screen as the “home” screen of use to navigate the TV Guide On Screen™ system. the TV Guide On Screen™...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation • No record icon – Don’t set a recording. Highlight “set recording” and press ENTER. The program will still be recorded if it starts any time up to Set the recording options: the midway point of the originally scheduled program. For example, up to 9:15 for a 9:00 to 9:30 program.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation If there is a time conflict with previously scheduled recording While recording is in progress or auto-tune reminder when you preset recording, you will be If you attempt to change the channel while recording is in alerted to this.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Once all the settings have been made, press ENTER to Setting program reminders highlight “schedule reminder”, then press ENTER again. By setting a program reminder you can have the TV alert you when a program is about to start on another channel. You can set reminders for individual episodes of a program, or every time a program airs.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Depending on the situation, the following screens will appear. Searching for programs In this case, the reminder will remain on-screen for 15 seconds before it automatically disappears. The Search screen lets you search for programs alphabetically, by category or by keyword.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Press to move to the search sub-categories and select Searching by keyword the sub-category you want. Here you search for shows based on keywords you enter. The keywords you create are stored so you can use them again in the future.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Select “new search”. Alphabetical search If you want to change the category, move up and select the This search is designed to display all programs that start with category you want. a particular letter. Select “SEARCH”...
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation The search Episode Options menu Scheduling recordings and reminders From the Episode Options menu you can select: From the Schedule area you can review, edit or delete recordings and reminders. • go to Service bar – closes the panel menu and returns to the Service bar at the top of the screen.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Highlight a program in the list and press MENU to display Changing setup options the Schedule Options panel menu. You can change TV Guide On Screen™ settings from the Setup menu. Setup options are divided into three categories: System Settings, Channel Display, and Default Options.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Press ENTER to display the current settings and the Press to highlight a channel then press ENTER to go options to change them. to the Grid Options menu. From the Grid Options menu you can set: Select one of the options, then follow the on-screen instructions.
TV Guide On Screen™ System Operation Changing the Default Options This is the place to change the default settings for recordings, reminders and other general settings. Select the “Change Default Options” item. Select one of the three default option categories. A different panel menu appears for each option: General default options •...
Adjustments and Settings Adjustments and Settings You can also use the menu to change the options. Sleep Timer Press HOME MENU. When the selected time elapses, the Sleep Timer automatically places the system into the standby mode. Select “Picture”. ( / then ENTER) Press SLEEP to select the desired time.
Adjustments and Settings For PC source, the following screen appears: Basic picture adjustments Adjust the picture to your preference for the chosen AV Picture Selection option (except DYNAMIC). AV Selection STANDARD Press HOME MENU. Contrast Select “Picture”. ( / then ENTER) Brightness Select an item to be adjusted.
Adjustments and Settings Using Color Temp Advanced picture adjustments The Plasma Display System provides various advanced Press HOME MENU. functions for optimizing the picture quality. For details on these Select “Picture”. ( / then ENTER) functions, see the tables. Select “Pro Adjust”. ( / then ENTER) Using PureCinema Select “Color Detail”.
Adjustments and Settings Select the desired parameter. ( / then ENTER) Eliminating noise from images Press HOME MENU. Provides images with clearer color contours. The CTI stands for Color Select “Picture”. ( / then ENTER) Transient Improvement. Select “Pro Adjust”. ( / then ENTER) Selections Deactivates the CTI.
Adjustments and Settings Sound adjustments Performs such compensation that results in the optimum contrast Adjust the sound to your preference for the chosen AV characteristics for images. Selection option. See page 58. Selections Deactivates the ACL. Press HOME MENU. Activates the ACL. Select “Sound”.
Adjustments and Settings FOCUS Power Control This shifts the sound-source direction (sound image) upward Power Control provides convenient functions for saving power. and produces clear sound contours. Press HOME MENU. Energy Save You may use one of the three Energy Save modes to save power Select “Sound”.
Adjustments and Settings No Operation off (AV mode only) Image position adjustment The system will be automatically placed into the standby mode (AV mode only) when no operation is performed for three hours. Adjusts the horizontal and vertical positions of images on the Plasma Display.
• In 2-screen mode, press SCREEN SIZE to change the size of the left screen. • The PC mode above is for the PRO-1130HD. For the PRO- 930HD the number of panel pixels is different, so signal processing and actual viewing conditions will vary slightly.
Adjustments and Settings AV mode Selecting a screen size automatically The Plasma Display automatically selects an appropriate screen size when video signals are received from a connected HDMI equipment (see page 69). To activate this function, use the following procedure. Press HOME MENU.
Adjustments and Settings Changing the brightness at both sides of the screen (Side Mask) With the 4:3 screen size selected for the AV mode, you can change the brightness of the gray side masks that appear at both sides of the screen. Press HOME MENU.
Enjoying through External Equipment Enjoying through External Equipment Displaying a DVD image About External Equipment To watch a DVD image, press INPUT 1 on the remote control You can connect many types of external equipment to your unit or press INPUT on the Media Receiver to select INPUT1. Plasma Display System, like a DVD player, VCR, personal computer, game console, and camcorder.
Enjoying through External Equipment To activate the HDMI terminal: Using HDMI Input Press HOME MENU. The INPUT 1 and INPUT 3 terminals include HDMI terminals to which digital video and audio signals can be input. To use the Select “Option”. ( / then ENTER) HDMI terminal, activate the terminal and specify the types of Select “HDMI Input”.
Enjoying through External Equipment Item Description NOTE Automatically identifies input audio signals. Auto • The INPUT 4 terminals are checked whether they are (factory default) connected in the following order; 1) Component Video, 2) S- Video, 3) Video. Accepts digital audio signals. Digital Use the desired connection for viewing.
Enjoying through External Equipment Connecting a recorder Connecting other audio equipment The digital audio output terminal (optical) on this system can Media Receiver (rear view) output Dolby Digital signals. Using an optical digital cable, connect an AV receiver to the digital audio output terminal (optical) on the rear of the Media Receiver.
Enjoying through External Equipment Switching the optical audio signal type When connecting a single D-VHS recorder Set up for the DIGITAL AUDIO output terminal (OPTICAL), depending on your AV receiver. Media Receiver (rear view) Press HOME MENU. Select “Option”. ( / then ENTER) S400 G-LINK...
Enjoying through External Equipment Precautions about i.LINK connections Displaying a D-VHS image • Use S400 i.LINK cables that have 4-pin plugs and are shorter To watch a D-VHS image, press i.LINK on the remote control than 3.5 m (11.48 feet). unit or press INPUT on the Media Receiver to select i.LINK.
Enjoying through External Equipment Setting up for controlling a D-VHS recorder Editing the i.LINK Setup You can operate the connected D-VHS recorder from the The i.LINK list shows all devices connected through i.LINK Plasma Display that shows the control panel screen. After interfaces.
Enjoying through External Equipment Operating the control panel screen Watching an image from a personal The control panel screen appears when you press i.LINK. It computer disappears when you press i.LINK again. To select a button on the control panel screen, press / , and then press ENTER on the remote control.
Enjoying through External Equipment NOTE G-LINK™ connection • In order to use your cable box or VCR with the TV Guide On You need to make this connection, so that the TV Guide On Screen™ system, you have to correctly set up for the TV Screen™...
About SR+ The CONTROL OUT terminal on the rear of the Media Receiver supports SR+, which allows linked operations with a PIONEER AV receiver. SR+ presents functions such as the input switch linkage operation function and the DSP surround mode display function.
Enjoying through External Equipment Inserting a memory card Enjoying through memory cards (Home Open the front door on the Media Receiver. Gallery function) On this system, you can watch JPEG images that have been Hold the memory card with its top side facing upward, and captured and stored in memory cards using a digital still then insert it into the PC CARD slot.
Enjoying through External Equipment Starting the initial Home Gallery screen Starting a thumbnail screen After inserting a memory card into the PC CARD slot, use the When a folder is selected on the initial Home Gallery screen, Home Menu to start the initial Home Gallery screen. images in the folder are displayed in thumbnail format.
Enjoying through External Equipment Starting a standard single-image screen Starting the Slide Show Setup screen When the thumbnail screen is displayed, press GREEN to start the When the thumbnail screen is displayed, press screen to set up the Slide Show that sequentially changes images. to highlight a desired image, and then press ENTER.
Useful Remote Control Features Receiver control buttons Using the remote control unit to control When a Pioneer receiver is connected to the display, the other devices receiver can be operated using buttons 1 to 3. When a non-Pioneer receiver is connected to the display, the signals for 1 to 3 must first be learned before operating.
Useful Remote Control Features Cable control buttons Mode switch When the Mode switch is set to CBL/SAT, the cable converter connected to the display can be operated using 1 to 5. (with “CBL/SAT” Cable converters made by other manufacturers and not preset selected) can also be operated using the remote control unit if 1 to 5 have learned the functions.
Useful Remote Control Features SAT control buttons When the SAT function has been preset by the learning Mode switch function of the remote control, the remote control unit buttons (with “CBL/SAT” will function as shown below. selected) • When the Mode switch is set to CBL/SAT, satellite broadcast tuners made by other manufacturers and not preset can also be operated with the remote control unit if 1 to 8 have learned the functions.
Useful Remote Control Features VCR control buttons When the VCR is preset by the learning function of the remote Mode switch control, the remote control unit buttons will function as follows (with “VCR” when the Mode switch of the remote control unit is set to VCR. selected) •...
Press and hold , and then press to stop recording. the input terminal connected to a DVD player or DVD recorder This operation applies to only Pioneer DVD recorders. is pressed, these players can be operated using 1 to 12.
Appendix Appendix Troubleshooting Problem Possible Solution • No power. • Make sure the Plasma Display and the Media Receiver are connected correctly. (See page 19.) • Is the power cord disconnected? (See page 23.) • Has the main power been turned on? (See page 25.) •...
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