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Hitachi 32LD30U Instructions For Use Manual

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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Features ..............3 Adding Locks to Channels ......23 Introduction ............. 4 Setting Favourites ......... 23 Preparation ............. 4 How to Add a Channel to a Safety Precautions ..........4 Favourites List ........23 Power Source ............. 4 Removing a Channel from a Power Cord ............
  • Page 3 Pip-Pap ............31 Tips ............... 38 Pip-Pap ...........31 Screen Care............38 Pip Size ..........31 Image Persistence ..........38 PIP Position ..........32 No Power ............38 Source ............32 Poor Picture ............38 Program ..........32 No Picture ............38 Swap............32 Sound ............... 39 Sleep Timer ...........
  • Page 4: Features

    Features Accessories • Remote controlled colour LCD TV. • Fully integrated digital TV (DVB-T). • Two HDMI connectors for digital video and audio. This connection is also designed to accept high defi nition signals. • 200 programmes from VHF, UHF. •...
  • Page 5: Introduction

    Introduction Moisture and Water Thank you for choosing this product. This Do not use this device in manual will guide you the proper a humid and damp place operation of your TV. Before operating (avoid the bathroom, the the TV, please read this manual sink in the kitchen, and near thoroughly.
  • Page 6: Servicing

    replacement parts, which are specifi ed by the Disconnecting the Device manufacturer or have the same specifi cations as The mains plug is used to disconnect TV set the original one. Unauthorized substitutions may from the mains and therefore it must remain result in fi...
  • Page 7: Overview Of The Remote Control

    Overview of the Remote Control Standby Yellow (Feature menu) Blue (Install menu) Previous programme Cursor up Cursor right Cursor down TV / Digital TV Mono/Stereo - Dual I-II Programme up/down Numeric buttons Exit (in DTV mode) Hold (in TXT mode) / PIP position Update (in TXT mode) / PAP mode Index page / Guide (in DTV mode) Reveal (in TXT mode) / Switch from TV to...
  • Page 8: Lcd Tv And Operating Buttons

    LCD TV and Operating Buttons FRONT VIEW Standby button TV/AV button MENU button Programme Up/ Down buttons TV/AV Volume Up/Down MENU TV/AV buttons MENU P/CH P/CH SIDE VIEW REAR VIEW English - 7 -...
  • Page 9: Viewing The Connections- Back Connectors

    Viewing the Connections- Back Connectors 1. S/PDIF Out outputs digital audio signals of the currently watched source. a digital optic to transfer audio signals to a device that has S/PDIF input. 2. Subwoofer Out is for connecting an external, active subwoofer to the set to give a much deeper bass effect.
  • Page 10 output. Connect the component video cables between the COMPONENT VIDEO INPUTS on on the TV and the component video outputs of your device. While connecting, be sure that the letters on your TV, “ Y ”, “ Pb ”, “ Pr ” correspond with your device’s connectors. 7.
  • Page 11 Viewing the Connections - Side Connectors CI Slot is used for inserting a CI card. A CI card allows you to view channels that you subscribe to. For more information, see “Common Interface” section. Headphone jack is used for connecting an external headphone to the system.
  • Page 12: Aerial Connection

    Power Connection IMPORTANT : The TV set is designed to operate on 220-240V AC, 50 Hz. • After unpacking, allow the TV set to reach the ambient room temperature before you connect the set to the mains. • Plug the power cable to the mains socket outlet. Aerial Connection •...
  • Page 13: Connecting The Lcd Tv To A Pc

    Connecting the LCD TV to a PC For displaying your computer’s screen image on your LCD TV, you can connect your computer to the TV set. • Power off both computer and display before making any connections. • Use 15-pin D-sub display cable to connect a PC to the LCD TV. •...
  • Page 14: Connecting To A Dvd Player

    Connecting to a DVD Player If you want to connect a DVD player to your LCD TV, you can use connectors on the TV set. DVD players may have different connectors. Please refer to your DVD player’s instruction book for additional information.
  • Page 15: Using Side Av Connectors

    Using Side AV Connectors You can connect a range of optional equipment to your LCD TV. Possible connections are shown below. Note that cables shown in the illustration are not supplied. • For connecting a camcorder, connect to the VIDEO IN socket and the AUDIO SOCKETS. For selecting the related source, see the section “Input selection”...
  • Page 16: Using Other Connectors

    Using Other Connectors You can connect a range of optional equipment to your LCD TV. Possible connections are shown below. Note that cables shown in the illustration are not supplied. • Use an audio cable to connect external speakers to your TV. The audio jacks are generally standardized as red and white.
  • Page 17: Connecting Other Equipment Via Scart

    Connecting Other Equipment via Scart Most devices support SCART connection. You can connect a; DVD recorder, a VCR or a decoder to your LCD TV by using the SCART sockets. Note that cables shown in the illustration are not supplied. Power off both the TV and the devices before making any connections.
  • Page 18: Inserting Batteries In The Remote Control Handset

    Remote range is approximately 7m/23ft. Inserting Batteries in the Switching the TV On/Off Remote Control Handset To Switch the TV On • Remove the battery cover located on the back of the handset by gently pulling backwards · Connect the power cord to the 220-240V AC from the indicated part.
  • Page 19: Basic Operations

    AV Mode Input Selection • Press the “ TV/AV” button in the control panel Once you have connected external equipment on the TV to switch between AV modes. to your TV, you can switch to different input Operation with the Remote Control sources.
  • Page 20: General Operation

    Initial Settings When the TV set is operated for the fi rst time, the IDTV turns on fi rst. Because this is the fi rst time the TV is used, To search for analogue channels, select “Yes”. there are no channels stored in the memory. TV switches to the analogue TV mode.
  • Page 21: Electronic Programme Guide (Epg)

    event description, start & end time. The time scale can be changed by pressing left or right buttons. If there is any event information data available, only programme names and dates are displayed. On the bottom of the screen; The information banner gives information on info bar, showing all the available commands, the channel selected and the programmes on will be displayed.
  • Page 22: Digital Teletext (** For Uk Only)

    Press the “ M” button to display the main menu, • When you press the TELETEXT ( ) button highlight the Setup and then Language menu again, the digital teletext screen will be using “ ” or “ ” button and press the OK button displayed.
  • Page 23: Navigating The Entire Channel List

    Channel List is the place where the channels are managed. Note: If you enter the programme number of the channel that you want to move, “ services will be replaced. Do you want to continue?” OSD will be displayed. Press OK to confi rm or select “No” to Navigating the Entire Channel List cancel.
  • Page 24: Adding Locks To Channels

    To set a favourite you should highlight the “Favourites” item at the bottom of the Channel List menu. Then press OK button Favourite Lists menu appears on the screen. You can list your favourite channels using List 1, List 2, List 3, List 4 or List 5. Using 5 lists enables listing channels for different categories (sport, music etc.).
  • Page 25: On Screen Help

    On Screen Help the RED button. You can edit the list via GREEN key and delete with the RED button. For all menus, press the INFO button to display Note: You can set timers for the desired broadcast and the help information about the menu functions. time.
  • Page 26: Tv Setup

    • When no module is inserted, “No Common Interface module detected” message appears on the screen. • Refer to the module instruction manual for details of the settings. TV Setup You can use this item to display the TV functions. The digital TV Setup menu screen is accessed AC3 Audio (**for EU countries only) from the main menu.
  • Page 27: Parental Control

    TV automatically powers up at 3.00 A.M. each A dialog box asking for the lock key will be day and searches for any new information which displayed. The key is set to “0000” initially. Enter may be broadcast and will download this to lock key.
  • Page 28: Language

    Installation The Installation menu is mainly intended to help you for creating a Channel Table in the most effi cient way. Select Installation from the Confi guration menu by pressing “ ” or “ ” buttons. This menu includes the following items: •...
  • Page 29: Manual Channel Scan

    Select your Country, Language and Text The menu which is displayed for language language by using “ ” or “ ” and “ ” or “ ” selection appears on the screen at fi rst. By using buttons. Press OK or RED button to continue. To “...
  • Page 30: Navigating The Analogue Tv Menu System

    After APS is fi nalized, the programme table Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Mode. Press will appear on the screen. In the programme “ ” or “ ” button to choose from one of these table you will see the programme numbers and options: Cinema, Dynamic and Natural.
  • Page 31: Picture Zoom

    Note: Picture mode selection button on the remote control will have no function while Game Mode is on. If the TV is switched to PIP/PAP mode, Game Mode setting will be disabled and be removed from the Picture menu. Picture Zoom Select Picture Zoom by pressing “...
  • Page 32: Sound Mode

    Sound Mode Feature Menu Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Sound Mode . Using “ ” or “ ” button, you can select Mono, Stereo, Dual I or Dual II mode, only if the selected channel supports that mode. Automatic Volume Limiting (AVL) function adjusts the sound to obtain fi...
  • Page 33: Pip Position

    Language Pip Size item. Use “ ” or “ ” button to set Pip Size to Small or Large. Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Language. Use “ ” or “ ” button to select the Language. Note: This setting will be inactive if the TV is set to Pap mode.
  • Page 34: Ext Out

    Ext Out Install Menu Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Ext Out. Use “ ” or “ ” button to set the Ext Out as On or Off. Note: For copying from a DVD or VCR device, you should choose desired source from source menu and turn “On”...
  • Page 35: Install Menu In Av Modes

    Install Menu in AV Modes cursor action, programme selection is done automatically. The following screen appears in the install menu when the TV is in AV modes. Note that limited Name options will be available. Switch to TV mode for To change the name of a programme, select the viewing complete version of the Install menu.
  • Page 36: Source Menu

    be erased and the TV will search for available PC Mode Menu System channels. During the search, the following OSD See “Connecting the LCD TV to a PC” section will be displayed: for connecting a PC to the TV set. For switching to PC source, press “...
  • Page 37: Phase

    Select V Position item by using “ ” or “ Displaying TV Information ” button. Use “ ” or “ ” button to adjust the Programme Number, Programme Name , value. Sound Indicator and Zoom Mode information is Phase displayed on the screen when a new programme Depending on the resolution and scan frequency is entered or “INFO”...
  • Page 38: Freezing Picture

    ratio), use the 16:9 mode to restore the picture Picture Mode Selection to its original shape. By pressing PP button, you can change Picture Mode settings in accordance with your viewing Use to view a normal picture (4:3 aspect ratio) requirements.
  • Page 39: Tips

    be selected by pressing the coloured buttons. Teletext Press a coloured button that corresponds to Teletext system transmits information such as with your needs. news, sports and weather on your TV. Note The coloured writings will appear, showing you that if the signal degrades, for example in which coloured buttons to use when TOP text poor/adverse weather conditions, some text transmission is present.
  • Page 40: Sound

    aerial cable damaged? Are suitable plugs used to connect the aerial? If you are in doubt, consult your dealer. No Picture means that your TV is not receiving a transmission. Have you selected the correct button on the remote control? Try once more. Also make sure the correct input source has been selected.
  • Page 41: Appendix A: Pc Input Typical Display Modes

    Appendix A: PC Input Typical Display Modes The display has a maximum resolution of 1920 x 1200 . The following table is an illustration of some of the typical video display modes. Your TV may not support different resolutions. Supported resolution modes are listed below. If you switch your PC to an unsupported mode, a warning OSD will appear on the screen.
  • Page 42: Appendix B: Av And Hdmi Signal Compatibility (Input Signal Types)

    Appendix B: AV and HDMI Signal Compatibility (Input Signal Types) Source Supported Signals Available PAL 50/60 NTSC 60 EXT-1 (SCART 1) RGB 50 RGB 60 PAL 50/60 NTSC 60 RGB 50 EXT-2 (SCART-2) RGB 60 S-VHS 50 S-VHS 60 PAL 50/60 NTSC 60 480I 60Hz...
  • Page 43: Appendix C: Pin Specifi Cations

  • Page 44: Appendix E: Pip/Pap Mode Combinations

    Appendix E: PIP/PAP Mode Combinations MAIN Scart1 Scart2 Scart2S HDMI1 HDMI2 YPbPr (RGB) Scart1 (RGB) (RGB) (RGB) (RGB) Scart2 (RGB) Scart2S (RGB) (RGB) HDMI1 HDMI2 YPbPr ( RGB ): This indicates that, selection is possible only if Scart-1 has a RGB signal. Restrictions: Scart-1 source must have RGB signal to perform PIP\PAP with sources TV, Scart-2, Scart-2 S, FAV.
  • Page 45: Specifi Cations

    Specifi cations TV BROADCASTING PAL/SECAM B/G D/K K’ I/I’ L/L’ RECEIVING CHANNELS VHF (BAND I/III) UHF (BAND U) HYPERBAND MHEG-5 ENGINE compliant with ISO/IEC 13522-5 UK engine Profi le 1 for UK Object carousel support compliant with ISO/IEC 135818-6 and UK DTT profi le Frequency range: 474-850 MHz for UK models 170-862 MHz for EU models Digital...
  • Page 46: Quick Guide

    • It is recommended that a scart lead should be fitted between your TV and VCR to enhance your picture and sound quality. Scart leads are essential if you have a stereo TV and VCR and wish to obtain stereo sound from your equipment. These leads can be purchased from your Hitachi dealer or any good High Street electrical retailer.
  • Page 47 ...or through a HDMI and YP products (DVD-RW) TFT-LCD TV Aerial (RF) Socket • Scart Lead to on TV. (RF) connector lead Device to TV COMPONENT ANTENNA wall socket Aerial (RF) ANT.IN HDMI OUT Lead DVD RECORDER • High Definition Your LCD Television is capable of displaying High Definition pictures from devices such as a High Definition Satellite Receiver or DVD Device.These devices must be connected via the HDMI socket or Component Socket.
  • Page 48: Switch Your Tv On

    connect the TV plug to the mains socket UK plug European plug ...and switch on insert plug... insert plug... switch your TV on by setting the on/off button to position | . SIDE VIEW NB: When the set is first switched on, the set will be in standby and the indicator on the front of the set will illuminate red Press Operate/Standby or...
  • Page 49: Important Note

    start A.P.S. (Auto Programming System) When the TV is turned on for the first time, the menu for the language selection appears on the screen. The messag e “Welc ome please sel ect your language! ! ” is written in all language options sequentially in the menu on the screen.
  • Page 50 Hitachi Consumer Electronics Co. Ltd., Shin-Otemachi Bldg 5f, 2-1, Otemachi 2-Chome, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo 100-0004 Japan HITACHI EUROPE LTD. HITACHI EUROPE S.A. Consumer Affairs Department 364, Kifissias Ave. & 1, Delfon Str. PO Box 3007 152 33 Chalandri Maidenhead Athens Berkshire SL6 8ZE...