Acer AL2671W User Manual

Acer AL2671W User Manual

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  • Page 1 Acer LCD TV AL2671W User’s Guide...
  • Page 2 Copyright © 2005. Acer Incorporated. All Rights Reserved. Acer LCD TV AL2671W User’s Guide Original Issue: February 2005 Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Incorporated. Other companies’ product names or trademarks are used herein for identification purposes only and belong to their respective companies.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Important safety instructions Taking care of your remote control Cleaning and servicing First things first Basic features and benefits Packing Checklist Your LCD TV overview Front panel view Rear panel view Bottom view Basic connection Connecting the power cord Connecting an antenna Connecting DVD/VCR/AV equipmentl Connecting a camera, camcorder or video game...
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    Important safety instructions Read these instructions carefully. Save them for future reference. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. ����� �������������� ��������������� ���� ����� Unplug this product from the power outlet be- fore cleaning. Use a soft, moist cloth for clean- If an extension cord is used with this product, ing.
  • Page 6: Taking Care Of Your Remote Control

    Taking care of your remote control Follow these steps to ensure proper care of your remote control: • Handle the remote control with care. Dropping it, placing it in direct sunlight, or allowing it to get wet may cause damage. •...
  • Page 7: First Things First

    First things first We would like to thank you for making the Acer LCD TV your choice. Your new Acer LCD TV will provide you with years of entertainment, versatility, and satisfaction. This User’s Guide introduces you to the various features of your LCD TV, and provides clear and concise information about the product.
  • Page 8: Your Lcd Tv Overview

    Your LCD TV overview Front panel view ����� �������������� ��������������� ���� ����� ����� �������������� ��������������� ���� ����� AV IN 3 No. Item Description Headphone Connects to headphones. AV3/Video In Connects to the composite output of your camcorder or video game. AV3/Video Out In TV mode, connects to the composite input of your VCR or PVR to re- cord TV programs.
  • Page 9: Rear Panel View

    Rear panel view AV1/AV2 Item Description Tuner Connects the outdoor antenna cable S-Video Connects to the S-Video output of your DVD, VCR player with the S-video cable Video Connects to the Composite - video output of your DVD, VCR player with the yellow composite cable Audio-L Connects to the Audio-L output of your DVD, VCR player with the...
  • Page 10: Bottom View

    Bottom view No. Item Description AC Switch Turns the power on and off. AC In Connects to an AC power source. DVI-D In Connects to DVI-D output (e.g., from your PC.) D-Sub In Connects to VGA output (e.g., from your PC.) PC Audio In In PC mode, connects to the audio output of your PC or other devices with a DVI or VGA connector.
  • Page 11: Basic Connection

    Basic connection Connecting the power cord 1. Plug the AC cord into the AC input on the back of the set. 2. Connect the male plug to the wall outlet as shown. Connecting an antenna or cable Connect the outdoor antenna or cable lead-in to the antenna terminal on the back of the TV set as shown.
  • Page 12: Connecting Dvd/Vcr/Av Equipmentl

    Connecting DVD/VCR/AV equipment Connect your external device to the Component/ Audio ports on the TV set as shown below. ����� ��������� � � � � � �� �� ��� ��� �� Alternatively you can use DVI or AV1 / AV2 connectors such as S-Video / Video and Audio R/L for appropriate equipment Connecting a camera, camcorder or video game Connect your camera or camcorder to the Video/Audio ports on the bottom of the TV set as shown below.
  • Page 13: Connecting A Headphone

    Connecting headphones Connect headphone to the headphone input on the bottom of the TV set as shown below. ����� �������������� ��������������� ���� ����� Connecting a PC or Notebook Connect your PC or notebook to the D-Sub or DVI ports on the bottom of the TV set as shown below. ���...
  • Page 14: Remote Control Overview

    Remote control overview ����� ������� ���� �� �� ��������� �� ������� � � � � � � � � � � � � ����������� � � � � � � � � ����� ������ ���� ���� �� �� �� �� ���������������...
  • Page 15: General Keys

    General Keys Item Description Power button Press to turn your TV on/off. DISPLAY Displays the channel number and input source on the upper right- hand corner of the screen. MUTE Press once to mute the sound; press again to restore. Press to toggle select TV mode.
  • Page 16: Getting Started Watching Your Tv

    Getting started watching your TV Power On Changing channels a. Press the power switch located on the bottom Press 0-9 on the remote control to select a of the TV to the “on” position channel. The channel changes after 2 seconds. Press ENTER to select the channel immediately.
  • Page 17: Osd Navigation

    OSD Navigation Advanced settings and picture adjustments are available through the OSD (on- screen display) menus, as shown in the example screenshot below. You can also interact with these menus using the front panel controls. Please see “Front panel view” on page 8 for details. Navigating the OSD using the remote control: There are five main OSD menus.
  • Page 18: Advanced Features

    ������� ���� �� �� ����� �� ����� ���� ���� ��� Advanced Features � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Empowering Key: Scenario Mode and Favorite Channels � � ����� �����...
  • Page 19: Favorite Channels

    Favorite Channels Please note that Scenario mode is the default value for the “e” Empowering key. In order to make use of the following instructions, please set Favorite channel as the default using the method described on the previous page. Storing favorite channels For quick access to your favorite channels, use the following method: •...
  • Page 20: Pip/Pbp/Pop

    � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � ����� ����� ������ �� � �� � ���� PIP/PBP/POP �� �� ��� 1. Press the “TV/Component/AV/PC” keys, number keys or “CH up/down” key to change the con- ���...
  • Page 21: Parental Control

    Parental Control Setting Up Your Personal ID Number (PIN) When in TV, AV or Component mode, you can find the Parental Control feature by entering the Settings menu. The first time you use the Parental Control feature, enter the default PIN number, 0000, to ac- tivate the V-CHIP.
  • Page 22 TV rating: Access to most programs and movies on television can be controlled using the TV ratings. The categories are as follows: Content (Sexuallys Fantasyvio- (Violence) (Sexualsituation) (Adultlan- TV Rating uggestive lence) guage) dialog) TV-MA (Mature audience only) TV-14 (Parents strongly cautioned) TV-PG (Parental guidance suggested) TV-G (General audience) TV-Y7 (Directed to older children)
  • Page 23 Canadian rating Systems Canada has two systems for rating Television content: Canadian English ratings and Canadian French rat- ings. Canadian English ratings 1. To set CAN.English, use the following method to access: The categories are as follows: Menu -> Settings -> Parental Control -> Description Rating CAN.English ->...
  • Page 24: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before you call the Acer service center, please check the following items: The following is a list of possible situations that may arise during the use of your LCD TV. Easy answers and solutions are provided for each one. There is no picture or sound.
  • Page 25: Product Specifications

    Product specifications Item Specification Panel specifications Resolution 1280 x 768 pixels Brightness (typical.) 450 nits Contrast Ratio (typical.) 600:1 Display colors 16.7 M Viewing Angle (typical.) H:170 ; V:170 Response Time (typical.) 16 ms (gray to gray) Power supply Input 100V to ~240 V-AC.

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