Download Print this page

Parental Ctrl; Secret No.; V-Chip; Status - Sharp LC46SB54U - LC - 46" LCD TV Operation Manual

Liquid crystal television
Hide thumbs

Advertisement

Table of Contents
On-Screen
Display
Menu
IMPORTANT:
Three conditions
must be met to enable the V Chip/see
pages
21 to 23):
1.
Secret No. is registered.
The 'V Chip (DTV Only)" will only be selectabie when
a new lating system can be downloaded via digital
broadcasting
in the U.S.
2.
V Chip/V Chip (DTVOnly} settings have been made
3.
"Status" is set to "On"
[] New Secret
No.
You can set and change the secret number by using 0-9.
input Secret No,: When you change the secret number.
enter the old 4 digit secret number here The cursor
moves to "New Secret No.".
New Secret No,: When you set the new seclet number,
enter the new 4 digit secret number here The culsor
moves to "Reconfirm".
Reconfirm:
Enter the same 4 digit number you set in
"New Secret No."
V CHIP is an electronic
filtering
device built into your
TV. This tool gives parents
a great degree
ot control
over broadcasts
accessed
by their children.
It allows
parents
to select programs
judged
suitable tot child
viewing
while blocking
ones judged
not suitable.
It
does so automatically
once you activate the V CHIP
feature
in your TV. "V Chip" and "Status"
will not be
selectable
from the menu
if you do not first configure
your secret
number.
The U.S. has two rating systems for viewing content: TV
Parental Guidelines and movie ratings.
The TV Parental Guidelines wo/k in conjunction with the
V CHIP to help parents screen out inapp/opriate television
shows flom their children.
Movie ratings ale used for original movies rated by the
Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) as watched
on cable TV and not edited for television. The \/CHIP
can
also be set to block MPAA rated movies
_f?SS
The setting automatically enters "Block" for any ratings
below your selection.
if Status is not set to "On". the configuration settings will
not work
[] MPAA
{Vomuntary
movie
rating
system)
Example
[] Secret
No. Clear
You can clear your secret
null}bet.
Yes: Your secret number is cleared
No: Your secret number is not cleared
As a p_cautionary
measu_, make a note of your sec_t
number and keep it in a familiar place
If the secret number is clealed, the Status setting
automatically sets to "Of/". "V-Chip" and "Status" will not be
selectable t/om the menu.
Used to enable or disable the parental control
function.
This function
will not be selectable
from the menu
if
you do not first configure
your secret
number.
On: Enables Palental CTRL
Off: Disables Parental CTRL
Press
,t,/T
to adjust the item to your
desired
pos_ion.
"_." indicates
the item is blocked.
Press MENU
to exit.
G: General audiences All ages admitted
PG: Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be
suitable for children.
PG-13: Parents strongly cautioned
Some material may be
inappropriate for child/en under 13.
R: Restricted. Under 17 requires accompanying
parent or
adult guardian (age varies in some jurisdictions)
NC-17: No one 17 and under admitted.
X: X is an older rating that is unified with NC 17 but may be
encoded in the data of older movies.
• Voluntaly movie rating system only uses an age based
rating

Hide quick links:

Advertisement

Table of Contents
loading

  Related Manuals for Sharp LC46SB54U - LC - 46" LCD TV