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ME40A
ME46A
ME55A
The color and the appearance may differ depending on
the product, and the specifications are subject to
change without prior notice to improve the performance.
BN46-00098A-02

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    User Manual ME40A ME46A ME55A The color and the appearance may differ depending on the product, and the specifications are subject to change without prior notice to improve the performance. BN46-00098A-02...
  • Page 2: Before Using The Product

    © 2011 Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics owns the copyright for this manual. Use or reproduction of this manual in parts or entirety without the authorization of Samsung Electronics is prohibited. The SAMSUNG and SyncMaster logos are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics.
  • Page 3: Cleaning

    Before Using the Product Cleaning Exercise care when cleaning as the panel and exterior of advanced LCDs are easily scratched. Take the following steps when cleaning. The following images are for reference only. Real-life situations may differ from what is shown in the images.
  • Page 4: Safety Precautions

    Before Using the Product Safety Precautions CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION : TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). THERE ARE NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER ALL SERVICING TO QUALIFIED PERSONNEL.
  • Page 5: Electricity And Safety

    Before Using the Product Electricity and Safety The following images are for reference only. Real-life situations may differ from what is shown in the images. Warning Do not use a damaged power cord or plug, or a loose power socket. An electric shock or fire may result.
  • Page 6: Installation

    Do not disconnect the power cord while the product is being used. The product may become damaged by an electric shock. Only use the power cord provided with your product by Samsung. Do not use the power cord with other products.
  • Page 7 Before Using the Product Keep the plastic packaging out of the reach of children. Children may suffocate. Do not install the product on an unstable or vibrating surface (insecure shelf, sloped surface, etc.) The product may fall and become damaged and/or cause an injury. Using the product in an area with excess vibration may damage the product or cause a fire.
  • Page 8: Operation

    Be sure to consult Samsung Customer Service Center if you want to install the product at such a place. Operation Warning There is a high voltage inside the product.
  • Page 9 Before Using the Product Do not leave heavy objects or items that children like (toys, sweets, etc.) on top of the product. The product or heavy objects may fall as children try to reach for the toys or sweets resulting in a serious injury. During a lightning or thunderstorm, remove the power cord and do not touch the antenna cable.
  • Page 10 Be sure to power off the product and disconnect the power cord when water or other foreign substances have entered the product. Then contact Samsung Customer Service Center. Product failure, an electric shock or fire may result. Do not place objects containing liquid (vases, pots, bottles, etc) or metallic objects on top of the product.
  • Page 11 Before Using the Product Do not use humidifiers or stoves around the product. A fire or electric shock may result. Rest your eyes for more than 5 minutes for every 1 hour of product use. Eye fatigue will be relieved. Do not touch the screen when the product has been turned on for an extended period of time as it will become hot.
  • Page 12: Table Of Contents

    Table Of Contents BEFORE USING THE Copyright PRODUCT Cleaning Storage Safety Precautions Symbols Electricity and Safety Installation Operation PREPARATIONS Checking the Contents Removing the Packaging Checking the Components Parts Control Panel Reverse Side Anti-theft Lock Remote Control Before Installing the Product (Installation Guide) Tilting Angle and Rotation Ventilation...
  • Page 13 Table Of Contents Connecting and Using a PC Connecting to a PC Changing the Resolution Connecting to a Video Device Connection Using the AV Cable Connection Using the Component Cable Connection Using an HDMI-DVI Cable Connection Using an HDMI Cable Connecting an External Monitor Connecting to an Audio System Connecting to an Antenna...
  • Page 14 Table Of Contents Cloning Command Retry Getting Started with MDC Main Screen Layout Menus Home Volume Alert Screen Adjustment Custom Options Size Sound Adjustment Bass Treble Balance (L/R) SRS TS XT System Setup Video Wall General Fan & Temperature Security OSD Display Time Screen Burn Protection...
  • Page 15 Table Of Contents Other Functions Resizing a Window Group Management Schedule Management Troubleshooting Guide How display properties are shown when multiple displays are used SCREEN ADJUSTMENT Picture Mode If the input source is PC, DVI or DisplayPort If the input source is AV, Component, HDMI or Backlight / Contrast / Brightness / Sharpness / Color / Tint (G/R) Screen Adjustment...
  • Page 16 Table Of Contents Picture Options Color Tone Color Temp. Digital Noise Filter MPEG Noise Filter HDMI Black Level Film Mode Reset Picture SOUND ADJUSTMENT Sound Mode Sound Effect Broadcast Audio Options Speaker Settings Reset Sound MEDIA Favorites Functions on the Favorites Screen Using Edit Mode to Delete a Favorite Channel Channel Manager...
  • Page 17 Table Of Contents Videos / Photos / Music - Additional Functions Sorting the file lists Videos / Photos / Music Play Option menu Source Source Edit Name Edit Favorites Information Refresh AllShare NETWORK Network Setting Connecting to a Wired Network Wired Network Settings Connecting to a Wireless Network Wireless Network Setting...
  • Page 18 Table Of Contents Menu Language Eco Solution Energy Saving Eco Sensor (Off / On) No Signal Power Off Auto Power Off (Off / On) Caption Caption Caption Mode Digital Caption Options Security Safety Lock (Off / On) Button Lock (Off / On) Program Rating Lock (Off / On) Change PIN Auto Protection Time...
  • Page 19 DivX® Video On Demand Network Remote Control Reset System Reset All SUPPORT Software Upgrade By USB Alternative Software Contact Samsung MAGICINFO LITE File Formats Compatible with MagicInfo Lite Player Video / Audio Network Schedule Connecting to a server MagicInfo Lite Settings...
  • Page 20 Viewing the details of the content that is running Changing the settings for the content that is running TROUBLESHOOTING Requirements Before Contacting Samsung Customer Service Center GUIDE Testing the Product Checking the Resolution and Frequency Check the followings. Q & A...
  • Page 21 Table Of Contents Optimum Picture Quality and Afterimage Burn-in Prevention Optimum Picture Quality Prevention of Afterimage Burn-in Terminology INDEX Table Of Contents...
  • Page 22: Preparations

    Preparations Checking the Contents 1.1.1 Removing the Packaging Remove the black locking device at the bottom of the box. Using the grooves in the box, lift and remove the top of the box. Check the components and remove the styrofoam and plastic bag. The appearance of actual components may differ from the image shown.
  • Page 23: Checking The Components

    Preparations 1.1.2 Checking the Components Contact the vendor where you purchased the product if any components are missing. The appearance of the components and items sold separately may differ from the image shown. A stand is not provided with the product. To install a stand, you can purchase one separately. Components Components may differ in different locations.
  • Page 24 Preparations Items sold separately The stand is not supplied. The following items can be purchased at your nearest retailer. Wall-mount KIT RS232C-Stereo Cable DVI cable HDMI-DVI cable HDMI cable DP cable RCA stereo cable Video cable LAN cable Stereo cable Component cable RCA cable 1 Preparations...
  • Page 25: Parts

    Preparations Parts 1.2.1 Control Panel The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change without notice to improve quality. Keep the area between the remote sensor and remote control obstacle-free. SOURCE MENU Sensor Description Selects the input source that an external device is connected to.
  • Page 26 Preparations Sensor Description Use this button for turning the Display on and off. Remote sensor Receives signals from the remote To control the remote control in front of the product, lower the remote control sensor in the direction of the arrow (indicated in the zoomed-in image on the previous page).
  • Page 27: Reverse Side

    Preparations 1.2.2 Reverse Side The color and shape of parts may differ from what is shown. Specifications are subject to change without notice to improve quality. IR / AMBIENT SENSOR IN IR OUT AUDIO RGB / DVI / DP / HDMI AUDIO IN DP IN HDMI IN...
  • Page 28: Anti-theft Lock

    Preparations Assembling the Holder-Wire stand Stand: Sold separately 1.2.3 Anti-theft Lock An anti-theft lock allows you to use the product securely even in public places. The locking device shape and locking method depend on the manufacturer. Refer to the user guide provided with your anti-theft locking device for details.
  • Page 29: Remote Control

    Preparations 1.2.4 Remote Control Using other display devices in the same space as the remote control of this product can cause the other display devices to be inadvertently controlled. Remote control button functions may differ for different products. This is a special remote control for the visually impaired persons and has Braille points on the Power, Channel and Volume buttons.
  • Page 30 Preparations Adjusting the OSD with the Remote Control Open the OSD menu. MENU Select from Picture, Sound, Media, Network, System Support in the displayed OSD menu screen. Change settings as desired. Finish setting. Close the onscreen display (OSD) menu. To place batteries in the remote control 1 Preparations...
  • Page 31 Preparations Remote Control Reception Range AA59-00539A Use the remote control within 7m to 10m from the sensor on the product at an angle of 30˚ from the left and right. Store used batteries out of reach of children and recycle. Do not use a new and used battery together.
  • Page 32: Before Installing The Product (installation Guide)

    Otherwise, it may fall and cause personal injury. Make sure to install the specified wall mount. 1.3.1 Tilting Angle and Rotation Contact Samsung Customer Service Center for further details. 15 Û The product can be tilted at a maximum angle of 15 from a perpendicular wall surface.
  • Page 33: Ventilation

    Preparations 1.3.2 Ventilation 1. Installation on a Perpendicular Wall Minimum 40 mm Ambient temperature: Under 35 C When installing the product on a perpendicular wall, allow at least 40 mm of space between the product and wall surface for ventilation and ensure that the ambient temperature is kept below 35 C.
  • Page 34 Preparations 2. Installation on an Indented Wall Contact Samsung Customer Service Center for further details. Plane view Minimum 40 mm Minimum 70 mm Minimum 50 mm Minimum 50 mm Ambient temperature: Under 35 C Figure 1.2 Side view When installing the product on an indented wall, allow at least the space specified above between the product and wall for ventilation and ensure that the ambient temperature is kept below 35 C.
  • Page 35: Dimensions

    29.9 ME46A 1055.2 1018.0 572.6 610.8 29.9 ME55A 1246.4 1209.6 680.4 718.2 29.9 All drawings are not necessarily to scale. Some dimensions are subject to change without prior notice. Refer to the dimensions prior to performing installation of your product. Not responsible for typographical or printed errors.
  • Page 36: Installing The Wall Mount

    We recommend you contact a technician for assistance when installing the wall mount bracket. Samsung Electronics is not responsible for any damage to the product or injury to yourself or others if you elect to install the wall mount on your own.
  • Page 37 Samsung is not liable for these kinds of accidents. Samsung is not liable for product damage or personal injury when a non-VESA or non-specified wall mount is used or the consumer fails to follow the product installation instructions.
  • Page 38: Remote Control (rs232c)

    Preparations Remote Control (RS232C) 1.6.1 Cable Connection Interface RS232C (9 pins) TxD (No. 2), RxD (No. 3), GND (No. 5) Bit rate 9600 bps Data bits 8 bit Parity None Stop bit 1 bit Flow control None Maximum length 15m (only shielded type) Pin assignment 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9...
  • Page 39 Preparations RS232C cable Connector: 9-Pin D-Sub to Stereo Cable -P1- -P1- -P2- -P2- Female --------> STEREO PLUG <-------- --------- Connection RS232C RS232C RS232C RS232C 1 Preparations...
  • Page 40: Control Codes

    Preparations 1.6.2 Control Codes Viewing control state (Get control command) Header Command Data length Checksum Command 0xAA type Controlling (Set control command) Header Command Data length Data Checksum Command 0xAA Value type Command Command type Command Value range Power control 0x11 Volume control 0x12...
  • Page 41 Preparations To control all devices connected by a serial cable simultaneously irrespective of IDs, set the ID as "0xFE" and transmit commands. Commands will be executed by each device but ACK will not respond. Power control Function A TV/monitor can be powered on and off using a PC. Viewing power state (Get Power ON / OFF Status) Header Command...
  • Page 42 Preparations Volume control Function The volume of a TV/monitor can be adjusted using a PC. Viewing volume state (Get Volume Status) Header Command Data length Checksum 0xAA 0x12 Setting the volume (Set Volume) Header Command Data length Data Checksum 0xAA 0x12 "Volume"...
  • Page 43 Preparations Input source control Function The input source of a TV/monitor can be changed using a PC. Viewing input source state (Get Input Source Status) Header Command Data length Checksum 0xAA 0x14 Setting the input source (Set Input Source) Header Command Data length Data...
  • Page 44 Preparations Header Command Data length Ack/Nak r-CMD Val1 Checksum "Input 0xAA 0xFF ‘A’ 0x14 Source" "Input Source": An input source code to be set on a TV/monitor Header Command Data length Ack/Nak r-CMD Val1 Checksum 0xAA 0xFF ‘N’ 0x14 "ERR" "ERR": A code showing what error has occurred 1 Preparations...
  • Page 45 Preparations Screen Function The screen mode of a TV/monitor can be changed using a PC. Screen mode cannot be controlled when the Video Wall function is enabled. This control can only be used on models that include a TV. Viewing screen status (Get Screen Mode Status) Header Command Data length...
  • Page 46: Screen Size Control

    Preparations Screen size control Function The screen size of a TV/monitor can be changed using a PC. Viewing the screen size (Get Screen Size Status) Header Command Data length Checksum 0xAA 0x19 Header Command Data length Ack/Nak r-CMD Val1 Checksum "Screen 0xAA 0xFF...
  • Page 47: Pip On/off Control 0x3c 0~1

    Preparations PIP On/Off control Function The PIP mode of a TV/monitor can be turned on or off using a PC. Only available on models that have the PIP function. The mode cannot be controlled if Video Wall is set to On. This function is not available in MagicInfo.
  • Page 48 Preparations Auto adjustment control (PC and BNC only) Function Automatically adjust the PC system screen using a PC. Viewing auto adjustment state (Get Auto Adjustment Status) Setting auto adjustment (Set Auto Adjustment) Header Command Data length Data Checksum "Auto 0xAA 0x3D Adjustment"...
  • Page 49: Video Wall Mode Control 0x5c 0~1

    Preparations Video Wall Mode Control Function Video Wall Mode can be activated on a TV/monitor using a PC. This control is only available on a TV/monitor whose Video Wall is enabled. This function is not available in MagicInfo. Viewing video wall mode (Get Video Wall Mode) Header Command Data length...
  • Page 50: Safety Lock 0x5d 0~1

    Preparations Safety Lock Function PC can be used to turn the Safety Lock function on or off on a TV/monitor. This control is available regardless of whether or not the power is turned on. Viewing the safety lock state (Get Safety Lock Status) Header Command Data length...
  • Page 51: Connecting And Usinga Source Device

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Before Connecting Check the following before you connect this product with other devices. Devices that can be connected to this product include PCs, camcorders, speakers, set top boxes and DVD/Blu-ray Disc players. 2.1.1 Pre-connection Checkpoints Before connecting a source device, read the user manual provided with it.
  • Page 52: Connecting And Using A Pc

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Connecting and Using a PC 2.2.1 Connecting to a PC A PC can be connected to the product in a variety of ways. Select a connection method suitable for your PC. After connecting the PC, connect the power cable. Connecting parts may differ in different products.
  • Page 53 Connecting and Using a Source Device Connection Using an HDMI-DVI Cable HDMI IN RGB / DVI / DP / HDMI AUDIO IN When you connect a PC to the product using an HDMI-DVI cable, set Edit Name DVI PC to access video and audio content stored on the PC.
  • Page 54 Connecting and Using a Source Device Connection Using an DP Cable DP IN 2 Connecting and Using a Source Device...
  • Page 55: Changing The Resolution

    Connecting and Using a Source Device 2.2.2 Changing the Resolution Adjust the resolution and refresh rate in Control Panel on your PC to obtain optimum picture quality. The picture quality of TFT-LCDs may degrade if the optimum resolution is not selected. Changing the Resolution on Windows XP Go to Control Panel Display...
  • Page 56 Connecting and Using a Source Device Changing the Resolution on Windows 7 Go to Control Panel Display Screen Resolution, and change the resolution. 2 Connecting and Using a Source Device...
  • Page 57: Connecting To A Video Device

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Connecting to a Video Device You can connect a video device to the product using a cable. Connecting parts may differ in different products. After connecting a source device, press the SOURCE button on the remote control and select the connected source device.
  • Page 58: Connection Using An Hdmi-dvi Cable

    Connecting and Using a Source Device 2.3.3 Connection Using an HDMI-DVI Cable HDMI RGB / DVI / DP / HDMI AUDIO IN Audio will not be enabled if the product is connected to a video device using an HDMI-DVI cable. To resolve this, additionally connect an audio cable to the audio ports on the product and video device.
  • Page 59: Connecting An External Monitor

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Using an HDMI cable or HDMI to DVI Cable (up to 1080p) For better picture and audio quality, connect to a digital device using an HDMI cable. An HDMI cable supports digital video and audio signals, and does not require an audio cable. To connect the TV to a digital device that does not support HDMI output, use an HDMI/DVI and audio cables.
  • Page 60: Connecting To An Audio System

    Connecting and Using a Source Device 2.3.6 Connecting to an Audio System AUDIO OUT 2.3.7 Connecting to an Antenna VHF/UHF Antenna ANT IN 2 Connecting and Using a Source Device...
  • Page 61: Changing The Input Source

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Changing the Input source 2.4.1 Source MENU Media Source ENTER Source allows you to select a variety of sources and change source device names. Source You can display the screen of a source device connected to the product. Select a source from Source List to display the screen of the selected source.
  • Page 62: Connecting The Network Box

    Connecting and Using a Source Device Connecting the network box Connect the DP-HDMI cable to the [HDMI] port on the product and the [MAGICINFO] port on the network box. For details on how to connect to a network box, refer to the user's manual provided with the network box upon purchase.
  • Page 63 Connecting and Using a Source Device Select the default application you want to run when MagicInfo starts. MagicInfo Setup Wizard - v.1.12 Select Application - step 1 MagicInfo Pro (LAN, WAN based version) MagicInfo-i Premium (Web-based version) Select Later < Back(B) Next(N) >...
  • Page 64 Connecting and Using a Source Device Select a language. (The default language is English.) MagicInfo Setup Wizard - v.1.12 Select Language -step 3 Select the language you want to install on the system for menus and dialogs. Current Language Engilsh Chinese [Traditional] German English...
  • Page 65 Connecting and Using a Source Device Double-check the settings you have just configured. MagicInfo Setup Wizard - v.1.12 Setup Information 1. Application : MagicInfo Pro [LAN,WAN based version\ 2. Internet Protocol [TCP/IP] IP : 192.168.0.102 3. Language : English 4. Screen Type : Landscape Do not show again <...
  • Page 66: Using Mdc

    Using MDC MDC (Multiple Display Control) is an application that allows you to easily control multiple display devices simultaneously using a PC. Configuring Settings for Multi Control MENU System Multi Control ENTER Assign an individual ID to your product. 3.1.1 Configuring settings for Multi Control MDC Connection Select a method to connect to MDC to receive the MDC signal.
  • Page 67: Connection Using An Rs232c-stereo Cable

    Using MDC Connection Using an RS232C-stereo Cable RS232C IN/OUT Connection Using a LAN Cable RJ45 Multiple products can be connected using the [RJ45] port on the product and the LAN ports on the HUB. 3 Using MDC...
  • Page 68: Connection Using The Rs232c-stereo And Lan Cables

    Using MDC Connection Using the RS232C-stereo and LAN Cables RS232C OUT RJ45 Multiple products can be connected using the [RS232C IN / OUT] port on the product. 3 Using MDC...
  • Page 69: Mdc Program Installation/uninstallation

    Using MDC MDC Program Installation/Uninstallation 3.5.1 Installation Insert the installation CD into the CD-ROM drive. Click the MDC Unified installation program. If a software installation window is not displayed on the main screen, install with the MDC Unified execution file in the MDC folder on the CD. Click "Next"...
  • Page 70: What Is Mdc

    What is MDC? Multiple display control "MDC" is an application that allows you to easily control multiple display devices simultaneously using a PC. Connecting to MDC 4.1.1 Using MDC via RS-232C (serial data communications standards) An RS-232C serial cable must be connected to the serial ports on the PC and monitor. 4.1.2 Using MDC via Ethernet Enter the IP for the primary display device and connect the device to the PC.
  • Page 71: Connection Management

    What is MDC? Connection Management Connection management includes the Connection list and Connection list modification options. Connection list - Connection list shows the details of the connections such as connection setting (IP/ COM, Port No, MAC, and Connection Type), connection status, Set ID Range, and detected devices. Each connection can contain a maximum of 100 devices connected in serial daisy-chain fashion.
  • Page 72: Auto Set Id

    What is MDC? Auto Set ID Auto Set ID feature assigns a Set ID for all the LFDs connected in daisy-chain of a selected connection. There can be a maximum of 100 LFDs in a connection. The Set ID is assigned sequentially in the daisy- chain running from 1 to 99, and then finally to Set ID 0.
  • Page 73: Cloning

    What is MDC? Cloning Using the Cloning feature, you can copy the setting of one LFD and apply it to multiple selected LFDs. You can select specific tab categories or all tab categories for cloning, using the copy setting option window.
  • Page 74: Command Retry

    What is MDC? Command Retry This feature is used to specify the maximum number of times the MDC command will be retried in case of there being no reply or a corrupted reply from an LFD. The retry count value can be set using the MDC options window.
  • Page 75: Getting Started With Mdc

    What is MDC? Getting Started with MDC To start the program, click Start Programs Samsung MDC Unified. Click Add to add a display device. If the connection is established via RS232C, go to Serial and specify the COM Port. 4 What is MDC?
  • Page 76 What is MDC? If the connection is established via Ethernet, enter the IP that was entered for the display device. 4 What is MDC?
  • Page 77: Main Screen Layout

    What is MDC? Main Screen Layout Change the status of a display device or the properties of the program. Menu Bar View a list of connected display devices or device groups. Device Category View a list of schedules for display devices. Schedule Category Select the display device you want to adjust.
  • Page 78: Menus

    What is MDC? Menus You can power on or off a selected device or change the input source or volume of the device. Choose display devices from the list of sets, and select the Home tab. 4.8.1 Home Select an item and change the corresponding setting. Power On: Power on a selected display.
  • Page 79: Alert

    What is MDC? 4.8.3 Alert Fault Device This menu shows a list of display devices which have following errors - fan error, temperature error, brightness sensor error, or lamp error. Select a display device from the list. The Repair button will be enabled. Click the refresh button to refresh the error status of the display device.
  • Page 80: Screen Adjustment

    What is MDC? Screen Adjustment The screen settings (contrast, brightness, etc.) can be adjusted. Choose display devices from the list of sets, and select the Picture tab. 4.9.1 Custom Select an item and change the corresponding screen setting. Color and Tint are not available if the input source is PC. Red, Green, Blue and PC Screen Adjustment are not available if the input source is Video.
  • Page 81 What is MDC? Customize the intensity of red color for the selected display device. Green Customize the intensity of green color for the selected display device. Blue Customize the intensity of blue color for the selected display device. 4 What is MDC?
  • Page 82: Options

    What is MDC? 4.9.2 Options Dynamic Contrast Adjust the Dynamic Contrast for the selected display device. Gamma Control Change the gamma value for the selected display. Auto Motion Plus This option is used to view dynamic images. Off: Disable the Auto Motion Plus function. Clear: Set the level of Auto Motion Plus to clear.
  • Page 83: Size

    What is MDC? 4.9.3 Size Picture Size Adjust the screen size for the selected display device. The Detail item will be disabled if Picture Size is set to a mode that does not support detailed configuration. The -/+ buttons can be used to adjust Zoom. The screen can be relocated using the up/down/left/right buttons.
  • Page 84: Sound Adjustment

    What is MDC? 4.10 Sound Adjustment You can change the sound settings. Choose display devices from the list of sets, and select the Sound tab. The Bass or Treble item will be disabled if the item is not supported by the selected set. 4.10.1 Bass Adjust the bass for the selected display.
  • Page 85: System Setup

    What is MDC? 4.11 System Setup Choose display devices from the list of sets, and select the System tab. 4.11.1 Video Wall The Video Wall function can be used to display part of a whole picture or repeat the same picture on each of connected multiple display devices.
  • Page 86 What is MDC? Select the number of horizontal display devices. A maximum of 15 displays can be arranged in a row. A maximum of 6 can be assigned to V if 15 is assigned to H. Select the number of vertical display devices. A maximum of 15 displays can be arranged in a row.
  • Page 87: Pip

    What is MDC? 4.11.2 PIP Basic information required to adjust PIP will appear in the menu screen. PIP will be disabled when Video Wall is ON. Note that Picture Size is disabled when PIP is ON. PIP Size View the PIP Size of the current display. PIP Source Select a PIP input source.
  • Page 88: General

    What is MDC? 4.11.3 General User Auto Color Automatically adjust the screen colors. Available only in PC mode. Auto Power Set the product to automatically power on. Standby Control Set the standby mode to activate if an input source is not detected. 4.11.4 Fan &...
  • Page 89: Security

    What is MDC? 4.11.5 Security Safety Lock Lock the on-screen menus. To unlock the menus, set Safety Lock to Off. Button Lock Lock the buttons on the display device. To unlock the buttons, set Button Lock to Off. 4.11.6 OSD Display Source OSD Select whether to display a message when the Source is changed.
  • Page 90: Time

    What is MDC? 4.11.7 Time Clock Set Change the current time on the selected display device according to the time set on a PC. If the time is not set on the display device, null values will be displayed. Timer On Time: Set the time to power on the selected display device.
  • Page 91 What is MDC? Repeat : Specify the period for which you want to repeat the selected Timer. Once: Activate the timer only one time. EveryDay: Activate the timer every day. Mon~Fri: Activate the timer from Monday through Friday. Mon~Sat: Activate the timer on Saturdays and Sundays. Manual: Customize days of the week.
  • Page 92: Screen Burn Protection

    What is MDC? 4.11.8 Screen Burn Protection Pixel Shift Move the screen slightly at specified time intervals to prevent screen burn-in. Screen Saver This function prevents screen burn-in when the screen of the selected display device is left idle for an extended period of time.
  • Page 93 What is MDC? Safety Screen The Safety Screen function can be used to prevent screen burn-in when a stationary image displays on the screen of a display device for an extended period of time. Lamp Control Lamp Control is used to adjust the backlight to reduce power consumption. Automatically adjust the backlight of the selected display device at a specified time.
  • Page 94: Tool Settings

    What is MDC? 4.12 Tool Settings 4.12.1 Security Panel Control Turn on or off the screen of a display device. Remote Control Enable or disable the remote control. 4.12.2 Reset Reset Picture Reset the screen settings. Reset Sound Reset the sound settings. Reset System Reset the system settings.
  • Page 95: Edit Column

    What is MDC? 4.12.3 Edit Column Select the items you want to display in the list of sets. 4.12.4 Information View the program information. 4 What is MDC?
  • Page 96: Other Functions

    What is MDC? 4.13 Other Functions 4.13.1 Resizing a Window Place the mouse pointer on a corner of the program window. An arrow will appear. Move the arrow to customize the size of the program window. 4 What is MDC?
  • Page 97: Group Management

    What is MDC? 4.13.2 Group Management Creating Groups Create groups and manage the list of sets on a group basis. Duplicate group names cannot be used. Right-click and select Group Edit in the display device list section on the left side of the program window.
  • Page 98 What is MDC? Add on the sub level: Create a sub-group under the selected group. Enter the group name. Deleting Groups Select a group name, and click Edit. In the Edit Group window displayed, click Delete. Click Yes. The group will be deleted. Renaming Groups Select a group name, and click Edit.
  • Page 99: Schedule Management

    What is MDC? 4.13.3 Schedule Management Creating Schedules Create and register a schedule on a group basis. Click All Schedule List in the schedule section on the left side of the program window. The Add button will be enabled in the middle. Click the Add button.
  • Page 100 What is MDC? Click Add below the Device Group item, and select the group you want to add a schedule to. Select Date&Time/Action and click OK. The schedule will be added and a list of schedules will appear in the set list window. Device Group: Select a group.
  • Page 101: Troubleshooting Guide

    What is MDC? 4.14 Troubleshooting Guide Issue Solution The display you want to control Check the connection of the RS232C cable (check that the does not appear on the system cable is properly connected to appropriate serial port). information chart. Check that another display with a duplicate ID is not connected.
  • Page 102: How Display Properties Are Shown When Multiple Displays Are Used

    What is MDC? 4.14.1 How display properties are shown when multiple displays are used When no display is selected: The default value is displayed. When one display is selected: Settings for the selected display are displayed. When two displays are selected (e.g. in sequence of ID 1 and ID 3): The settings for ID 1 are displayed before the settings for ID 3.
  • Page 103: Screen Adjustment

    Screen Adjustment Configure the Picture settings (Brightness, Color Tone, etc.). The layout of the Picture menu options may vary depending on the product. Picture Mode MENU Picture Picture Mode ENTER Select a picture mode (Picture Mode) suitable for the environment where the product will be used. Different Picture Mode options are displayed depending on the current input source.
  • Page 104 Screen Adjustment Backlight / Contrast / Brightness / Sharpness / Color / Tint (G/R) MENU Picture ENTER Your monitor has several options for adjusting picture quality. Select an option using the arrow keys, and then press [ ]. Use the arrow keys to adjust the option value or select an option setting. When done, press [ When you make changes to Backlight, Contrast, Brightness, Sharpness, Color...
  • Page 105: Picture Size

    Screen Adjustment Screen Adjustment MENU Picture Screen Adjustment ENTER Screen Adjustment provides various picture size and aspect ratio options. Select an option using the arrow keys, and the press [ ]. Use the arrow keys to select an option in the sub-menu, and then press [ Different Screen Adjustment...
  • Page 106 Screen Adjustment Wide Fit: Enlarges the aspect ratio of the picture to fit the entire screen. 4:3: Sets the picture to basic (4:3) mode. Do not set your product to 4:3 format for a long time. The borders displayed on the left and right, or top and bottom of the screen may cause image retention (screen burn) which is not covered by the warranty.
  • Page 107: Position

    Screen Adjustment 5.3.2 Position Adjusts the picture position. Position is only available if Picture Size is set to Zoom1, Zoom2, Wide Fit, Screen fit or Custom. To use the Position function after selecting Zoom1, Zoom2 Wide Fit, follow these steps. Press the button to select Position.
  • Page 108: Resolution Select

    Screen Adjustment 5.3.4 Resolution Select If the picture is not normal even when the resolution of the graphics card is one of the following, you can optimize the picture quality by selecting the same resolution for the product as the PC using this menu. Available resolutions: 1024 x 768 1280 x 768...
  • Page 109: Advanced Settings

    Screen Adjustment Advanced Settings MENU Picture Advanced Settings ENTER Advanced Settings are available in the Standard Movie modes. To use, select an option using the up and down arrow keys, and then press [ ]. Use the arrow keys to change the value or setting, and then press [ mode, you can only make changes to Gamma...
  • Page 110: Gamma

    Screen Adjustment 5.5.4 Gamma Adjust the primary color intensity. 5.5.5 Expert Pattern Use the Expert Pattern function to calibrate the picture. If the OSD menu disappears or a menu other than the Picture menu is opened, the product saves the calibration and the Expert Pattern screen disappears.
  • Page 111: White Balance (off / On)

    Screen Adjustment 5.5.9 10p White Balance (Off / On) Controls the white balance in 10 point interval by adjusting the red, green, and blue brightness. Interval: Select interval to adjust. Red: Adjust the red level. Green: Adjust the green level. Blue: Adjust the blue level.
  • Page 112: Picture Options

    Screen Adjustment Picture Options MENU Picture Picture Options ENTER Select an option using the arrow keys, and the press [ ]. Use the arrow keys to change the setting, and then press [ mode, you can only make changes to the Color Tone.
  • Page 113: Digital Noise Filter

    Screen Adjustment 5.6.3 Digital Noise Filter If the broadcast signal received by your product is weak, you can activate the Digital Noise Filter feature to reduce any static and ghosting that may appear on the screen. Medium High Auto Auto Visualization Auto Visualization: When changing analog channels, displays signal strength.
  • Page 114: Sound Adjustment

    Sound Adjustment Configure the sound (Sound) settings for the product. Sound Mode MENU Sound Sound Mode ENTER Use the up and down arrow keys to select an option, and then press [ Sound Sound Mode Standard Sound Effect Broadcast Audio Options Speacker Settings Reset Sound The displayed image may differ depending on the model.
  • Page 115: Sound Effect

    Sound Adjustment Sound Effect MENU Sound Sound Effect ENTER Speaker Select is set to External, Sound Effect is disabled. Available only when Sound Mode is set to Standard. SRS TruSurround HD (Off / On) This function provides a virtual 5.1 channel surround sound experience through a pair of speakers using HRTF(Head Related Transfer Function) technology.
  • Page 116: Broadcast Audio Options

    Sound Adjustment Broadcast Audio Options MENU Sound Broadcast Audio Options ENTER Preferred Language (digital channels only) Use the up and down arrow keys to select a language, and then press [ Digital-TV broadcasts can simultaneously transmit many audio tracks (for example, simultaneous translations of the program into foreign languages).
  • Page 117: Speaker Settings

    Sound Adjustment Speaker Settings MENU Sound Speaker Settings ENTER Speaker Select (External / Internal) If you are listening to the sound track of a broadcast or movie through an external receiver, you may hear a sound echo caused by the difference in decoding speed between the TV’s speakers and the speakers attached to your audio receiver.
  • Page 118: Media

    Media Favorites MENU Media Favorites ENTER View all of your favorite channels. Media Favorites Channel Magicinfo Lite Videos Photos Music Source The displayed image may differ depending on the model. Your favorite channels are organized in up to five groups (Favorites 1 - 5).
  • Page 119: Functions On The Favorites Screen

    Media 7.1.1 Functions on the Favorites Screen To access the functions listed below, use the arrow buttons to move the cursor to the icon of your choice on the top right corner of the screen, and then press [ View Mode : Toggles between the Text view and Thumbnail view of your favorite channels.
  • Page 120: Channel

    Media Channel MENU Media Channel ENTER Using the Channel function, you can add channels, delete Added channels, set Favorite channels, use the program guide for digital broadcasts and change between the All Channels Added Ch. screen. You can also change the antenna or channel settings by selecting the icons in the top right corner of the screen.
  • Page 121 Media Using Edit Mode to Delete a Channel from the Channel List Select the Edit Mode icon on the upper right of your screen, and then press the [ ] button. Select Delete at the bottom of your screen, and then press [ ].
  • Page 122 Media Delete only appears if you have selected an added channel on the Added Ch. All Channels list. You can also delete a channel on the All Channels list. Added channels are bright. Deleted channels are dim. To delete an Added channel on the All Channels list, select a bright channel, press the...
  • Page 123: Antenna

    Media 7.2.2 Antenna MENU Media Channel Antenna ENTER Your TV memorizes channels and adds the memorized channels to the Channel. Before your TV can memorize channels, you must specify the signal source, either or Cable. If you select cable, when you start Auto Program, you must also specify the cable system type, STD, HRC, or IRC.
  • Page 124: Clear Scrambled Channel

    Media 7.2.4 Clear Scrambled Channel MENU Media Channel Clear Scrambled Channel ENTER This function filters out scrambled channels after Auto Program is completed. This process may take up to 20~30 minutes. How to Stop the Clear Scrambled Channels function Press the [ ] button to select Stop.
  • Page 125: Magicinfo Lite

    Media MagicInfo Lite MENU Media MagicInfo Lite ENTER Press the MagicInfo Lite button on the remote control. MagicInfo Lite Player allows you to play content (image, video, document files) at a desired time. You can play content saved in internal memory or USB memory. You can also play content via MagicInfo Lite Server after connecting to a network.
  • Page 126 Media Supported Video Subitle Formats (for language subtiles, etc.) Name File extension Format MPEG-4 time-based text .ttxt SAMI HTML SubRip .srt string-based SubViewer .sub string-based Micro DVD .sub or .txt string-based Supported Video Formats Frame rate Bit rate File Audio Container Video Codec Resolution...
  • Page 127 Media Frame rate Bit rate File Audio Container Video Codec Resolution Extension Codec (fps) (Mbps) MPEG1 352x288 24 / 25 / 30 AC3 / *.vro MPEG / MPEG2 1920x1080 24 / 25 / 30 LPCM MPEG1 352x288 24 / 25 / 30 AC3 / *.mpg MPEG /...
  • Page 128 Media Using the Play Continuously Function (Resume Play) If you exit a movie when it is playing, you can play the movie later from the point where you stopped it. Resume function does not support multiple users. (It will only memorize the point where the most recent user stopped playing.) Select the movie file you stopped and want to resume by pressing the button.
  • Page 129: Photos

    Media Photos MENU Media Photos ENTER Connecting a USB Device Turn on your product. Connect a USB device containing photo, music and/or movie files to the USB port on the back or side panel of the product. When a USB device is connected to the product, the Connected Device screen appears.
  • Page 130: Music

    Media Music MENU Media Music ENTER Connecting a USB Device Turn on your product. Connect a USB device containing photo, music and/or movie files to the USB port on the back or side panel of the product. When a USB device is connected to the product, the Connected Device screen appears.
  • Page 131 Media Playing My Playlist Select the My Playlist folder and it will play automatically. Press the button to play a different music file within the play list. To delete a file from Playlist, select the recycle bin icon next to the file you want to delete by using the direction buttons, and then press [ ].
  • Page 132: Videos / Photos / Music - Additional Functions

    Media Videos / Photos / Music - Additional Functions 7.7.1 Sorting the file lists To sort files in the file lists, select the (Sorting) icon in the top right of the screen by using the / / / button. Then, press the [ ] button.
  • Page 133: Videos / Photos / Music Play Option Menu

    Media 7.7.2 Videos / Photos / Music Play Option menu When playing video or photo files, you can press the TOOLS button to display an Options menu. Below are a series of tables listing the options available and the media each option applies to. Option Name Operations Videos...
  • Page 134 Media Option Name Operations Videos Photos Music Start Slide Show You can start or stop a slide show. Stop Slide Alternatively, use the button on the Show remote. Slide Show You can select the slide show speed during Speed the slide show. Alternatively, use the button on the remote.
  • Page 135: Source

    Media Source MENU Media Source ENTER Source allows you to select a variety of sources and change source device names. 7.8.1 Source You can display the screen of a source device connected to the product. Select a source from Source List to display the screen of the selected source.
  • Page 136: Edit Name

    Media 7.8.2 Edit Name MENU Media Source TOOLS Edit Name ENTER You can rename a connected source device. Sometimes the screen will not display properly unless the name of a source device is specified in Edit Name. In addition, it is best to rename the source device in Edit Name to obtain optimal picture quality.
  • Page 137: Allshare

    Compatibility with various subtitle formats (SRT, SMI, SUB, TXT, TTXT) Search with file names And many others To use the original DLNA functions of Samsung fully, it is recommended that you use the AllShare™ software provided with your TV. Refer to 148 page for details about the AllShare Settings menu.
  • Page 138: Network

    Network Network Setting 8.1.1 Connecting to a Wired Network There are three ways to attach your product to your LAN using cable. You can attach your product to your LAN by connecting the LAN port on the back of your product to an external modem using a LAN cable.
  • Page 139: Wired Network Settings

    Network access the Internet so you do not have to enter them manually. Most home networks are Dynamic Networks. Some networks require a Static IP address. If your network requires a Static IP address, you must enter the IP address, subnet mask, gateway, and DNS values manually on your product Cable Setup Screen when you set up the network connection.
  • Page 140 Network Automatic Network Settings Use the Automatic Network Settings when connecting your product to a network that supports DHCP. To set up your product cable network connection automatically, follow these steps. How to set up automatically Go to the Network Settings screen.
  • Page 141 Network If you make a mistake when entering a number, re-enter the number to correct it. You can also press the up or down arrow button to change the number one unit at a time. When done entering the Address, press [ Press the down arrow key to go to the Subnet Mask fields, and then press [...
  • Page 142: Connecting To A Wireless Network

    Network 8.1.3 Connecting to a Wireless Network To connect your product to your network wireless, you need a wireless router or modem and a Samsung Wireless LAN adapter (WIS09ABGN, WIS09ABGN2, WIS10ABGN-sold separately) , which you connect to your product back or side panel USB port. See the illustration below.
  • Page 143: Wireless Network Setting

    WPS (PBC) One Foot Connection The product may not recognize the Samsung Wireless LAN adapter if you connect it to the product with a USB hub or USB extension cable other than the cable supplied with the product. 8.1.4 Wireless Network Setting...
  • Page 144 Network Manual Network Setup Use the Manual Network Settings when connecting your product to a network that requires a Static IP address or if the automatic connection process has failed. Getting the Network Connection Values To view the Network connection values on most Windows computers, follow these steps. Right click the Network icon on the bottom right of the screen.
  • Page 145: Wps(pbc) Network Setup

    Network Repeat the entry process for each field in the Address. If you make a mistake when entering a number, re-enter the number to correct it. You can also press the button to change the number one unit at a time. When done entering the Address, press [ Press the...
  • Page 146: One Foot Connection Network Setup

    This Priority QOS function is unique to Samsung wireless routers. You can connect a Samsung wireless router to many devices, such as laptops, mobile phones, BD players etc. But, when you connect a Samsung product to a Samsung wireless router, the Samsung wireless router gives the Samsung product a priority connection.
  • Page 147: Ad Hoc Network Setup

    Network 8.1.7 Ad Hoc Network Setup You can connect to a mobile device supporting Ad-hoc connections without a wireless router or AP through the product. When connected to a mobile device, you can use files on the device or connect to the Internet using the AllShare or Multimedia function.
  • Page 148: Network Status

    Network Network Status MENU Network Network Status ENTER You can check the current network and Internet status. Network Network Settings Network Status AllShare Settings MagicInfo Lite Settings The displayed image may differ depending on the model. AllShare Settings MENU Network AllShare Settings ENTER Selects whether to use media functions on the network.
  • Page 149: Media

    Network 8.3.1 Media Shows a list of mobile phones or connected devices which have been set up to use the Media function with this product. The Media function is available in all devices which support DLNA DMC. Allowed / Denied: Allows/Blocks the devices. Delete: Deletes the devices from the list.
  • Page 150: Magicinfo Lite Settings

    Network MagicInfo Lite Settings MENU Network MagicInfo Lite Settings ENTER Server Setting the MagicInfo Lite Server IP Enter the server IP address and port number. Use 7001 as the port number. If unable to connect to the server using port number 7001, check with your server administrator to find the correct port number and then change the port number.
  • Page 151: System

    System Plug & Play MENU System Plug & Play ENTER When the product is initially powered on, a sequence of on-screen prompts will assist in configuring basic settings. Press the POWER button. Plug & Play is available only when the Input Source is set to TV.
  • Page 152: Multi Control

    System Multi Control MENU System Multi Control ENTER Assign an individual ID to your product. 9.2.1 Configuring settings for Multi Control MDC Connection Select a method to connect to MDC to receive the MDC signal. RS232C MDC Communicate with MDC via the RS232C-stereo cable. RJ45 MDC Communicate with MDC via the RJ45 cable.
  • Page 153: Time

    System Time MENU System Time ENTER You can configure Clock Set Sleep Timer. You can also set the product to automatically turn on or off at a specified time using the Timer function. 9.3.1 Clock Set the clock to use the various various timer features of the product. If you disconnect the power cord, you have to set the clock again.
  • Page 154: Sleep Timer

    System 9.3.2 Sleep Timer Automatically shuts off the product after a preset period of time. min, min, min, min, min). Use the up and down arrows to select a period of time, and then press [ ]. To cancel Sleep Timer, select Off.
  • Page 155: Off Timer

    System 9.3.4 Off Timer You can set up three separate Off Timer configurations. (Off Timer Off Timer Off Timer You must set the clock before you can use Timer. Setup: Select Off, Once, Everyday, Mon~Fri, Mon~Sat, Sat~Sun or Manual. If you select Manual, you can choose the days you want Off Timer to turn off your product.
  • Page 156: Menu Language

    System Menu Language MENU System Menu Language ENTER Set the menu language. A change to the language setting will only be applied to the onscreen menu display. It will not be applied to other functions on your PC. Eco Solution MENU System Eco Solution...
  • Page 157: Eco Sensor (off / On)

    System 9.5.2 Eco Sensor (Off / On) To enhance your power savings, the picture settings will automatically adapt to the light in the room. If you adjust Backlight in the Picture menu, Eco Sensor will be set to Off. Min. Backlight: When Eco sensor is On, you can manually adjust the minimum screen brightness.
  • Page 158: Caption

    System Caption MENU System Caption ENTER (On-Screen Text Messages) 9.6.1 Caption You can switch the caption function on or off. If captions are not available, they will not be displayed on the screen. Caption feature does not work with devices connected to the product through the Component, HDMI or PC input jacks.
  • Page 159: Digital Caption Options

    System 9.6.3 Digital Caption Options (digital channels only) Adjusts the each option. When done, select Close. Size: Options include Default, Small, Standard and Large. The default is Standard. Font Style: Options include Default and Styles 0 to 7. The default is Style 0. Foreground Color: You can change the color of the letters.
  • Page 160: Security

    System Security MENU System Security ENTER Every time you access the Security functions, the PIN screen will appear and the default PIN number is “0-0-0-0". The PIN screen closes and the Security menu appears. Security Safety Lock Button Lock Program Rating Lock Change PIN The displayed image may differ depending on the model.
  • Page 161: Program Rating Lock (off / On)

    System 9.7.3 Program Rating Lock (Off / On) When turned on, the Program Rating Lock feature can automatically block programs that you deem inappropriate for your children. You must enter a PIN (personal identification number) before you can set or change any of the Program Rating Lock restrictions.
  • Page 162 System Canadian English Rating: You can block TV programs based on their Anglophone Canadian rating. Canadian English Rating displays a column with locks and the following ratings categories. C: Programming intended for children under age 8. / C8+: Programming generally considered acceptable for children 8 years and over to watch on their own.
  • Page 163: Change Pin

    System 9.7.4 Change PIN Change PIN screen will appear. Choose any 4 digits for your PIN and enter it in Enter New PIN. Re- enter the same 4 digits in Confirm New PIN. When the Confirm screen disappears, press the Close button.
  • Page 164: Auto Protection Time

    System This option is enabled if the secondary display is set to TV. Size ): Select a size for the subpicture. Position ): Select a position for the sub-picture. In Double ( ) mode, you cannot select Position. Sound Select (Main / Sub): You can choose to listen to the sound from the Main picture or the...
  • Page 165: Screen Burn Protection

    System 9.10 Screen Burn Protection MENU System Screen Burn Protection ENTER To reduce the possibility of screen burn, this unit is equipped with Pixel Shift screen burn prevention technology. Pixel Shift moves the picture slightly on the screen. The Pixel Shift Time setting allows you to program the time between movements of the picture in minutes.
  • Page 166: Timer

    System 9.10.2 Timer You can set the timer for Screen Burn Protection. If you start the operation to erase any residual image, the operation will be performed for the set period of time and then automatically finish. Mode: You can change the Safety Screen Type. Period: Use this function to set the execution period for each mode set in the timer.
  • Page 167: Video Wall

    System 9.11 Video Wall MENU System Video Wall ENTER Customize the layout of multiple displays that are connected to form a video wall. In addition, display part of a whole picture or repeat the same picture on each of the connected multiple displays. To display multiple images, refer to MDC Help or the MagicInfo user guide.
  • Page 168: Format

    System 9.11.2 Format Select a format to display images on multiple displays. Full: Display images in full screen. Natural: Display images at the original resolution without enlarging or reducing. Format option is only enabled when Video Wall is set to On. 9.11.3 Horizontal This function automatically divides the screen according to the specified number of horizontal displays.
  • Page 169: Screen Position

    System 9.11.5 Screen Position You can customize the arrangement of split screens by moving displays identified with a number using Screen Position function. Select Screen Position to display the arrangement of displays (identified with a number) specified according to the Horizontal or Vertical settings. To customize the arrangement, move a number (display) using the direction buttons on the remote control and press [ A maximum of 100 displays can be arranged in Screen...
  • Page 170: Source Autoswitch Settings

    System 9.12 Source AutoSwitch Settings MENU System Source AutoSwitch Settings ENTER Turning on the display with Source AutoSwitch On, and the previous video source selection is not active, the display will automatically search the different video input sources for active video. Source AutoSwitch When the Source AutoSwitch...
  • Page 171: General

    System 9.13 General MENU System General ENTER General Max. Power Saving Game Mode BD Wise Auto Power Standby Control Auto Lamp Schedule OSD Display The displayed image may differ depending on the model. 9.13.1 Max. Power Saving Turns off the product to reduce power consumption after the PC has been left idle for a specified period of time.
  • Page 172: Bd Wise

    System 9.13.3 BD Wise Provides the optimal picture quality for Samsung DVD, Blu-ray and Home Theater products which support Wise. When BD Wise is turned On, the picture mode is automatically changed to the optimal resolution. Available when you connect Samsung products that support BD Wise through an HDMI cable to the TV.
  • Page 173: Power On Adjustment

    System 9.13.8 Power On Adjustment You can set the warm-up time for the screen to turn on after the power button is pressed. (Range: 0 – 50 seconds) A warm-up time that is too short may damage the product due to overvoltage. 9.13.9 Temperature Control This function detects the internal temperature of the product.
  • Page 174: Anynet+(hdmi-cec)

    Samsung devices that have the Anynet+ feature. To be sure your Samsung device has this feature, check if there is an Anynet+ logo on it. You can only control Anynet+ devices using the product remote control, not the buttons on the product.
  • Page 175: Auto Turn Off (no / Yes)

    System Anynet+ Menu The Anynet+ menu changes depending on the type and status of the Anynet+ devices connected to the product. Anynet+ Menu Description View TV Changes Anynet+ mode to TV broadcast mode. Device List Shows the Anynet+ device list. (device_name) MENU Shows the menu of the connected device menus.
  • Page 176 System Troubleshooting for Anynet+ Problem Possible Solution Anynet+ does not work. Check if the device is an Anynet+ device. The Anynet+ system supports Anynet+ devices only. You can connect only one receiver (home theater). Check if the Anynet+ device power cord is properly connected. Check the Anynet+ device’s Video/Audio/HDMI cable connections.
  • Page 177: Divx® Video On Demand

    System Problem Possible Solution The Anynet+ device does not You cannot use the play function when Plug & Play (initial setup) play. is in progress. The connected device is not Check whether or not the device supports Anynet+ functions. displayed. Check whether or not the HDMI cable is properly connected.
  • Page 178: Network Remote Control

    System Network Remote Control ENTER Turn on/off or give permission to Samsung mobile phone devices to connect with and control the product. You must have a Samsung Mobile phone/device which supports Wireless Remote Control. For more details, refer to each device’s manual.
  • Page 179: Software Upgrade

    10.1.1 By USB To upgrade by USB, follow these steps. Visit www.samsung.com. Download the latest USB software upgrade exe archive to your computer. Extracts the exe archive to your computer. You should have a single folder with the same name as the exe file.
  • Page 180: Alternative Software

    ] button. The TV displays a message asking if you want to upgrade. Select Yes. The TV begins the upgrade. When the upgrade is complete, the TV turns off automatically, and then turns on. 10.2 Contact Samsung MENU Support Contact Samsung ENTER View this information when your TV does not work properly or when you want to upgrade the software.
  • Page 181: Magicinfo Lite

    MagicInfo Lite 11.1 File Formats Compatible with MagicInfo Lite Player [Read before using MagicInfo Lite Player] Supported USB-device file systems include FAT16 and FAT32. (NTFS is not supported.) A file with a vertical and horizontal resolution larger than the maximum resolution cannot be played.
  • Page 182 MagicInfo Lite Frame Bit rate Audio File Container Video Codec Resolution Extension rate(fps) (Mbps) Codec H.264 BP / MP / 1920x1080 6 ~ 30 MP3 / *.mp4 ADPCM / MPEG4 SP / ASP 1920x1080 6 ~ 30 XVID 1920x1080 6 ~ 30 H.264 BP / MP / ADPCM / 1920x1080...
  • Page 183 MagicInfo Lite Audio Audio content without video is not supported. (Only mp3 files are supported as background music for image/PPT slideshows. This feature is available only when using the network schedule menu.) Audio content with a Bit rate or Frame rate larger than the rate specified in the table above can cause choppy audio during playback.
  • Page 184 MagicInfo Lite Power Point Compatible document file formats Extension : ppt, pptx Version : Office 97 ~ Office 2007 Functions not supported Animation effect 3D shapes (which will be displayed in 2D) Header and footer (some subitems are not supported) Word Art Align (A group alignment error may occur) Office 2007 (SmartArt is not fully supported.
  • Page 185: Network Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.2 Network Schedule 11.2.1 Connecting to a server Network setup To run MagicInfo Lite, connect to a network. Refer to 138 page for details about the Network Settings menu. Server setup Go to MENU Network MagicInfo Lite Settings Server.
  • Page 186: Magicinfo Lite Settings

    MagicInfo Lite 11.2.2 MagicInfo Lite Settings MENU [ Media MagicInfo Lite ENTER Press the MagicInfo Lite button on the remote control. You can view whether the server is connected (approval) in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. To view whether the server is connected when a network schedule is running, press INFO on the remote.
  • Page 187 MagicInfo Lite Select Device from the top menu bar. Select Lite Device from the menus on the left. Select View Unapproved Lite Device from the sub-menus of Lite Device. Select the Approve button for your device from the list of unapproved Lite devices. Pressing the INFO button on the remote when a network schedule is running will display the...
  • Page 188 MagicInfo Lite Enter the information required to approve the device. Device Name: Enter the device name. Device Model Name: Select your device model. Device Group: Select to specify the group. Location: Enter the current location of the device. Select the View All Lite Device menu to check that the device has been registered.
  • Page 189: Setting The Current Time

    MagicInfo Lite 11.2.4 Setting the current time A schedule may not run if the time set on the device is different from the server's current time. Go to the tabs Device Time. Select your device. Select Clock Set, and sync the time with the server. For further details on how to manage the time (scheduling, holiday management, etc.), refer to the <MagicInfo server user's manual>.
  • Page 190: Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.3 Local Schedule Run a schedule created by Local Schedule Manager. Go to Local Schedule Manager Select the content you want to run This menu is disabled if no schedule was created by Local Schedule Manager. Select Local Schedule Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen.
  • Page 191 MagicInfo Lite Select Create in the Local Schedule Manager screen. Local Schedule Manager Create Storage Internal Memory Edit No Playing Schedule Delete Info Close Select Time to set the time you want to play content. Create Time Contents Time --:-- am ~ --:-- pm Save Contents No Item...
  • Page 192 MagicInfo Lite Select the memory space you want to save the content to. Create Delete Time 12:00 am ~ 02:00 pm Conten Where do you want to save? Time Save Conten ancel Internal Cancel Check that the schedule has been added to the Local Schedule Manager. Local Schedule Manager Create Storage...
  • Page 193: Modifying A Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.4.2 Modifying a Local Schedule Ensure at least one Local Schedule is registered. Select Local Schedule Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected...
  • Page 194: Deleting A Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite Select Edit. Edit Delete Time 12:00 am ~ 02:00 pm Contents Menu1.jpg Time --:-- am ~ --:-- pm Save Contents No Item Cancel Time --:-- am ~ --:-- pm Contents No Item Change the details of the local schedule. Next, select Save. 11.4.3 Deleting a Local Schedule Ensure at least one Local Schedule...
  • Page 195 MagicInfo Lite Select the local schedule you want to delete. Local Schedule Manager Create Storage Internal Memory Edit No Playing Schedule Delete 20110101_1200.Isch Info Close Select Delete. Local Schedule Manager Create Storage Internal Memory Edit Do you want to delete schedule? elete Info Close...
  • Page 196: Running A Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.4.4 Running a Local Schedule Ensure at least one Local Schedule is registered. Select Local Schedule Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected...
  • Page 197: Stopping A Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.4.5 Stopping a Local Schedule Selecting will change the running This function is enabled only when a schedule is running. Stop mode from local schedule to network schedule. Select Local Schedule Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager...
  • Page 198: Viewing The Details Of A Local Schedule

    MagicInfo Lite 11.4.6 Viewing the details of a Local Schedule Select Local Schedule Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected Disconnected Select the local schedule you want to view the details of.
  • Page 199: Copying Content

    MagicInfo Lite 11.5 Contents Manager 11.5.1 Copying content Select Contents Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule · Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected Disconnected Select the content you want to copy. If content under Internal Memory is selected: You can copy the content under...
  • Page 200: Deleting Content

    MagicInfo Lite 11.5.2 Deleting content Select Contents Manager in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Network Schedule Local Schedule · Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected Disconnected Select the content you want to delete. Content under Internal Memory memory can be deleted at the same time.
  • Page 201: Internal Autoplay

    MagicInfo Lite 11.6 Internal AutoPlay 11.6.1 Running Internal AutoPlay Ensure at least one content item exists under Internal Memory. Select Internal AutoPlay in the MagicInfo Lite menu screen. Play content, which has been copied to , in alphabetical order. Internal Memory Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager...
  • Page 202: When Content Is Running

    MagicInfo Lite USB AutoPlay will automatically run if USB memory is connected when Network Schedule Local Schedule is running. Network Schedule Local Schedule Local Schedule Manager Contents Manager Close Internal AutoPlay USB AutoPlay Mode Server Network Schedule Connected Disconnected 11.8 When Content is Running 11.8.1 Viewing the details of the content that is running Press the INFO...
  • Page 203: Changing The Settings For The Content That Is Running

    MagicInfo Lite Schedule Download: Displays the progress of a network schedule being downloaded from the server Information Software Version : A-VNUSCDSP-100 Device Name : Monitor Device ID : FE-FF-FF-FF-FF Mode : Network Schedule Server : Connected : Connected Schedule Download : No Schedule to download Close 11.8.2 Changing the settings for the content that is running...
  • Page 204: Troubleshooting Guide

    12.1 Requirements Before Contacting Samsung Customer Service Center 12.1.1 Testing the Product Before calling Samsung Customer Service Center, test your product as follows. If the problem persists, contact Samsung Customer Service Center. Check if your product is operating normally by using the product test function.
  • Page 205: Check The Followings

    Troubleshooting Guide 12.1.3 Check the followings. Installation issue (PC mode) The screen keeps switching on and off. Check the cable connection between the product and PC, and ensure the connection is secure. ("2.2Connecting and Using a PC") Blank spaces are found at the top and bottom Blank spaces on the screen are not caused by of the screen when an HDMI or HDMI-DVI the product.
  • Page 206 Troubleshooting Guide Screen issue The screen is not clear. The screen is blurry. Adjust Coarse and Fine. Remove any accessories (video extension cable, etc) and try again. Set the resolution and frequency to the recommended level. The screen appears unstable and shaky. Check that the resolution and frequency of the PC and graphics card are set within a range There are shadows or ghost images left on the...
  • Page 207 Troubleshooting Guide Remote control issue The remote control does not work. Make sure that the batteries are correctly in place (+/-). Check if the batteries are flat. Check for power failure. Make sure that the power cord is connected. Check for any special lighting or neon signs switched on in the vicinity.
  • Page 208 Troubleshooting Guide 12.2 Q & A Question Answer How can I change the Set the frequency on your graphics card. frequency? "Windows XP": Go to Control Panel Appearance and Themes Display Settings Advanced Monitor and adjust the frequency in Monitor Settings. "Windows ME/2000": Go to Control Panel Display Settings...
  • Page 209 Troubleshooting Guide Question Answer How can I change the "Windows XP": Go to Control Panel Appearance and resolution? Themes Display Settings and adjust the resolution. "Windows ME/2000": Go to Control Panel Display Settings and adjust the resolution. "Windows Vista": Go to Control Panel Appearance and Personalization Personalize...
  • Page 210: Specifications

    Specifications 13.1 General Model Name ME40A ME46A ME55A Panel Size 40 inches (101 cm) 46 inches (116 cm) 55 inches (138 cm) Display area 885.6mm(H) x 1018.08mm(H) x 1209.6mm(H) x 498.15mm(V) 572.67mm(V) 680.4mm(V) Synchronization Horizontal 30~81kHz Vertical 48~75Hz Display Color 16.7M...
  • Page 211: Powersaver

    Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: www.samsung.com/recyclingdirect or call, (877) 278 - 0799 13.2 PowerSaver The power-saving function of this product reduces power consumption by switching off the screen and changing the color of the power LED if the product is not used for a specified period of time.
  • Page 212: Preset Timing Modes

    Specifications 13.3 Preset Timing Modes This product can be set to only one resolution for each screen size to obtain the optimum picture quality due to the nature of the panel. Using a resolution other than the specified resolution may degrade the picture quality.
  • Page 213 Specifications Sync Horizontal Vertical Pixel Clock Polarity Display Mode Frequency Frequency (MHz) (kHz) (Hz) (H/V) VESA, 1280 x 960 60.000 60.000 108.000 VESA, 1280 x 1024 63.981 60.020 108.000 VESA, 1280 x 1024 79.976 75.025 135.000 VESA, 1360 x 768 47.712 60.015 85.500...
  • Page 214: License

    Specifications 13.4 License TheaterSound HD, SRS and symbol are trademarks of SRS Labs, Inc. TheaterSound HD technology is incorporated under license form SRS Lab, Inc. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double- D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. Manufactured under license under U.S.
  • Page 215: Appendix

    Appendix Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care center. NORTH AMERICA CANADA 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) http://www.samsung.com MEXICO 01-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) http://www.samsung.com U.S.A 1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864) http://www.samsung.com LATIN AMERICA ARGENTINA 0800-333-3733 http://www.samsung.com...
  • Page 216 Appendix Optimum Picture Quality and Afterimage Burn-in Prevention Optimum Picture Quality To enjoy the optimum picture quality, go to Control Panel on your PC and adjust the resolution and refresh rate as follows. The picture quality of TFT-LEDs may degrade if the optimum resolution is not selected.
  • Page 217 Appendix Prevention of Afterimage Burn-in What is afterimage burn-in? Afterimage burn-in should not occur when the LCD panel is operating normally. Normal operation refers to a continuously changing video pattern. If the LCD panel displays a fixed pattern for an extended period of time (more than 12 hours), a slight voltage difference may occur between the electrodes in pixels that control the liquid crystals.
  • Page 218 Appendix Powering Off, Screen Saver and Power Saving Mode Power off the product for 2 hours after using it for 12 hours. Go to Display Properties > Power Supply on your PC and set the product to power off as required.
  • Page 219 Appendix Terminology Dot Pitch The product and screen consist of red, green and blue dots. A shorter distance between the dots produces a higher resolution. Dot pitch refers to the distance between the shortest distance between dots of the same color. Dot pitch is measured in millimeters. Vertical Frequency The product displays a single image many times per second (like a fluorescent light that flickers) to display an image for a viewer to see.
  • Page 220 Appendix Multiple Display Control (MDC) MDC (Multiple Display Control) is an application that allows multiple display devices to be controlled simultaneously using a PC. Communication between a PC and monitor takes place using RS232C (serial data transmission) and RJ45 (LAN) cables. DVD(Digital Versatile Disc) DVD refers to a CD-sized mass storage disk where you can save multimedia (audio, video or game) applications using MPEG-2 video compression technology.
  • Page 221 Index Antenna No Signal Power Off Anynet+(HDMI-CEC) PC connection Batteries Photos Picture Mode Picture Size Caption Plug & Play Change PIN Port Clock Mode Problem report Custom settings screen Remote Control Eco Solution Reset All Edit Name Resolution configuration Energy Saving Screen Adjustment Favorites Screen Position...

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