Haier HL26S-A Owner's Manual

Tft-lcd tv



Please READ this manual carefully before
operating your TV, and retain it for future


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Summary of Contents for Haier HL26S-A

  • Page 1: Owner S Manual

    TFT-LCD TV OWNER S MANUAL Please READ this manual carefully before operating your TV, and retain it for future reference. MODEL : HL26S HL32S HL26B HL32B HL26BG HL32BG...
  • Page 2: Warning

    Warning WARNING RISK ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN WARNING : To reduce the risk of electric shock do not remove cover or back. No user-serviceable parts inside refer service to qualified service personnel. Operator Safety has been taken into consideration at the design and manufacture phase, but inappropriate operation may cause electric shock or fire.
  • Page 3: Safety Instructions

    Safety Instructions IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read all of the instructions before using this appliance. When using this appliance, always exercise basic safety precautions, including the following: 1) Read these instructions. 2) Keep these instructions. 3) Heed all warnings. 4) Follow all instructions. 5) Do not use this apparatus near water.
  • Page 4 SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS Thank you for purchasing the Haier product. This easy-to-use manual will guide you in getting the best use of your product. Remember to record the model and serial number. They are on label in back of the unit.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Introduction Contents War ni ng ......... . Time Menu Date /Time setting..........
  • Page 6: Introduction

    Introduction Controls This is a simplified representation of front panel. Here shown may be somewhat different from your TV. Front panel controls HL26S HL32S AV3 AUDIO Input connect to hear stereo sound from an AUDIO-R external device. AV3 VIDEO Input AUDIO- L Connects the video signal from a video device.
  • Page 7: Connection Options

    Introduction Connection Options Back panel controls HL26S HL32S HL26B HL32B HL26BG HL32BG Antenna Input Power Cord Socket Connect cable or This TV operates on AC power. S-Video Input Digital Audio Output antenna signals to The voltage is indicated on the Connect S-Video Connect digital audio from the TV, either directly...
  • Page 8: Universal Remote Control

    Introduction Universal Remote Control The remote control cannot be operated unless the batteries are properly loaded. When using the remote control, aim it at the remote control sensor on the TV. Function introduction Press to enter PC signal. POWER Press to turn on and off the TV TV DVD VCR SETBOX CABLE AUDIO HDMI Press the SELECT button repeatedly to select...
  • Page 9: Installation

    Installation External Equipment Connections Accessories SELECT CH.LIST HDMI VIDEO S-VIDEO COMPONENT TFT-LCD TV P.MODE S.MODE OWNER S MANUAL FREEZE Please READ this manual carefully before operating your TV, and retain it for future reference. VOL+ VOL- MODEL : HL26S HL32S HL26B HL32B Q.VIEW...
  • Page 10: Vcr Connection

    Installation External Equipment Connections NOTE: All cables shown are not included with the TV. Choose Your Connection There are several ways to connect your television, depending on the components you want to connect and the quality of the signal you want to achieve. The following are examples of some different ways to connect your TV with different input sources.
  • Page 11: External A/V Source Setup

    Installation External Equipment Connections External A/V Source Setup How to connect Connect the audio and video cables from the external equipment's output jacks to the TV input jacks, as shown AV IN in the figure. When connecting the TV to external equipment, AUDIO match the jack colors (Video = yellow, Audio Left = white, Video...
  • Page 12: Dtv Connection

    Installation External Equipment Connections DTV connection This TV can receive Digital Over-the-air/Cable signals without an external digital set-top box. However, if you do receive Digital signals from a digital set-top box or other digital external device, refer to the figure as shown below. This TV supports HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Contents Protection) protocol for Digital Contents (480p,720p, 1080i).
  • Page 13: Pc Connection

    Installation External Equipment Connections PC connection How to connect 1. To get the best picture quality, adjust the PC graphics card to 1024 x768 . 2. Use the TV`s PC or DVI (Digital Visual Interface)Audio IN port for video connections, depending on your PC connector.
  • Page 14: Hdmi

    Installation HDMI When the source device(DVD player or Set Top Box) supports HDMI How To Connect 1. Connect the source device to HDMI port of this TV with an HDMI cable(not supplied with this product). 2. No separated audio connection is necessary. How To Use If the source device supports Auto HDMI function, the output resolution of the source device will be automatically set to 1280x720p.
  • Page 15: Cable Sample

    Installation Cable sample HDMI Cable (not supplied with the product) HDMI to DVI Cable (not supplied with the product) Analog Audio Cable (Stereo to RCA type) (not supplied with the product) Owner s Manual 15...
  • Page 16: Connecting Headphones

    Installation External Equipment Connections Connecting Headphones You can connect a set of headphones to your set if you wish to watch a TV programme without disturbing the other people in the room. AUDIO-R Plug a set of headphones into the 3.5mm mini-jack socket on the side panel of the set.
  • Page 17: Take The Table Stand Off

    Installation Take the table stand off You can take off the table stand if you don`t want to use the table stand. HL26S HL32S Please release the screws 6XM4, see the picture. HL26B HL32B HL26BG HL32BG Please release the screws 6XM4, see the picture.
  • Page 18: Operation

    Operation Operation In the manual, the OSD (on screen display) may be different from your TV`s, because it is just an example to help you with the TV operation. There are several options you might need to set up in order for your TV to work properly. Read the instructions that follow.
  • Page 19: Channel Menu

    Operation Channel menu This TV set has two methods to set channels, which are respectively Auto Scan, Add Channel Scan. In this section, how to use the remote control to set channel is explained. You can also use buttons on the TV set to set channel.
  • Page 20: Rename

    Operation Channel menu Add Channel Scan Only search the new channel ,so the old channel will not be cleared. Channel Tuner Antenna 1 Press the MENU button and then select the Channel menu. Auto Scan Video Add Channel Scan 2 Press the or OK button and then use button to select Audio Rename...
  • Page 21: Select The Desired Program

    Operation Select the desired program Using the CH+/- buttons. Press the CH+ button to select a channel number in number increasing direction. Press the CH- button to select a channel number in number decreasing direction. (Note: If Skip is ON on one channel, press CH+/- button, the channel will not appear.) Also can enter channel number directly,eg:2-0.
  • Page 22: Video Menu

    Operation Video menu The TV menu gives you an overview of the menus you can select. Note Depending on the input signal, one or more menu items may not be selectable. How to select picture mode The picture mode provides the pre-defined images settings. There are four settings: standard/ vivid /mild/custom.
  • Page 23: Audio Menu

    Operation Audio menu How to Select Audio mode Press S.MODE button on the remote control to select the Audio Mode (Standard/Music/Theater/Custom). Standard Normal sound with moderate bass and treble setting. Music Designed to reduce the bass and treble which enhances the voice for news programs. Theater Enables extra bass and treble to enhance the movie experience.
  • Page 24: Sap Broadcasts Setup

    Operation Audio menu SAP Broadcasts Setup This TV can receive MTS stereo programs and SAP (Secondary Audio Program) that accompanies the stereo program;if the station transmits an additional sound signal as well as the original one. When having selected SAP button on the remote control, this TV can only receive the signal when the TV station transmits the proper signals.
  • Page 25: Time Zone Setting

    Operation Time menu Time zone setting This function allows you to select your local time zone. Broadcasted time information will correct the clock display Channel Date/Time for your local time. Time Zone Pacific Video 1 Press the MENU button and then use button to select the Sleep Timer Audio...
  • Page 26: Timer On Setting

    Operation Time menu Timer on setting Switch on automatically at the time you presetting. 1 Press the MENU button and then use button to select Channel Date/Time the Time menu. Time Zone Pacific Video 2 Press the or OK button and then use button to select Sleep Timer Audio...
  • Page 27: Dtv Caption Style

    Operation Function menu DTV Caption Style (In DTV mode) This allows you to modify how digital captions are displayed on Channel your TV. Select from the following options to change the visual Menu Language English characteristics of your TV`s digital captioning. DTV Caption Style Video OSD Timeout...
  • Page 28: Osd Timeout

    Operation Function menu Channel OSD Timeout Menu Language English DTV Caption Style 1. Press the MENU button and then use button to Video OSD Timeout Middle select the Function menu. OSD Transparency Middle 2. Press the or OK button and then use button to select Audio OSD Timeout.
  • Page 29: Lock Menu

    Operation Lock Menu Parental Control can be used to block specific channels, ratings and other viewing sources. The Parental Control Function is used to block program viewing based on the ratings sent by the broadcasting station. The default setting is to allow all programs to be viewed. Viewing can be blocked by choosing the type of the program and the categories.
  • Page 30: Lock Setup

    Operation Lock Menu Lock setup Set up blocking schemes to block specific channels, ratings, and external viewing sources. A password is required to gain access to this menu. Enter Password 1. Press the MENU button and then use button to select the LOCK menu.
  • Page 31: Parental Guide

    Operation Lock Menu Parental Guide Note Parental control will automatically block certain categories that are more restrictive . For example, if you block TV-Y category, then TV-Y7 will automatically be blocked. Similarly, if you block the TV-G category, then all the categories in the young adult group will be blocked (TV-Y, TV-Y7, TV-G, TV-PG, TV-14, and TV-MA).
  • Page 32: Others Functions

    Operation Other Functions Brief Info Brief Info shows the present screen information. Press the INFO button to show the Brief Info on the screen. Press the INFO button or EXIT button to exit. Function: Show the present screen information. Press the INFO button or EXIT button to exit. A: Video resolution B: Additional information.
  • Page 33: Aspect Ratio Control

    Operation Other Functions Aspect Ratio Control Lets you choose the way an analog picture with a 4:3 aspect ratio is displayed on your TV with a 16:9 ratio picture format. Note If a fixed image is displayed on the screen for a long time, the image may become permanently burned on the screen and remain visible.
  • Page 34: Remote Control

    PLAY and digits is pressed, LED will be off and manually programming process is exit. 7. Fast Programming Haier default TV code set. Press and holding the EXIT key and then press SELECT key for 5 seconds, default Haier code set (001) will be programmed to the control.
  • Page 35 Operation Remote Control 5. When the device turns ON, press and release the OK key to program the control with the new code, saving the code and exit. To exit without programming, press any key other except CH+/CH- and OK. LED will be off after manually scan mode is exit. 6.
  • Page 36: Remote Control Codes

    Remote Control Remote Control Codes NO. Brand Code NO. Brand Code Memorex Haier 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 085 071 074 075 084 104 A Mark 073 074 075 080 105 Mitsubishi Action 049 073 074 075 080 104 105 112 117 134...
  • Page 37 Operation Remote Control Remote Control Codes NO. B ran d Cod e 1 11 12 NO. Brand Code Admiral 073 074 101 Aiwa 073 044 Aiko 000 001 003 004 016 028 029 030 Apex Aiwa Audiovox Akai 044 045 068 069 080 093 Blaupunkt Audiovox 062 071...
  • Page 38 Operation Remote Control Remote Control Codes SETBOX NO. Brand Code NO. Brand Code Alphastar 048 050 051 053 054 055 062 073 Radio Shack/Realistic Chaparral Radix DIRECTV 001 039 012 016 043 044 050 053 057 058 065 070 078 079 088 107 DISH NETWORK 001 026 030 108 112...
  • Page 39 Operation Remote Control Remote Control Codes AUDIO Receiver/Tuner Audio System NO. Brand Code NO. Brand Code Aiwa 017 036 039 Aiwa Carver BOSE Curtis Mathes Carver Curtis Mathes Denon 006 026 027 052 Harman Kardon Denon 042 044 049 Jerrold 066 068 Fisher Gradiente...
  • Page 40: Maintenance

    Operation Maintenance Early malfunctions can be prevented. Careful and regular cleaning can extend the amount of time you will have your new TV. Be sure to turn the power off and unplug the power cord before you begin any cleaning. Cleaning the Screen 1.
  • Page 41: Product Specifications

    Specifications Product Specification Resolution 1366X768(Dot) 120V~ , 60Hz Power requirement NTSC ATSC Clear QAM Color system 75 ohm External Antenna Impedance Color 16,770,000(256 steps of each R, G and B) Operating Temperature Range 32~104 F(0~40 C) Less than 80% Operating Humidity Range Maximum Elevation 6561 feet (2000m) Dimensen(WX X ) Unit::inches/mm...
  • Page 42: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Troubleshooting For the sake of time and cost, it is strongly recommended that you check out the problem by yourself according to the instructions listed hereunder before contacting the after-sales service for technical assistance. Verify if the television is properly plugged. Verify if the television is properly supplied power.
  • Page 43: Warranty

    In no event shall Haier with a new or re-manufactured equivalent at be liable, or in any way responsible for any...

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