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Hitachi L26DP04U Instructions For Use Manual

26” lcd colour television
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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Accessories ............2 Media Browser ..........19 Features ..............2 Playing MP3 Files ..........20 Preparation ............. 2 Viewing JPG Files ..........20 Safety Precautions ..........2 Slideshow Options ..........20 Power Source ............. 3 Analogue TV Menu System ........20 Power Cord ............
  • Page 3: Accessories

    Accessories Introduction Thank you for choosing this product. This manual will guide you for the proper operation of your TV. Before operating the TV, please read INFO this manual thoroughly. SLEEP SCREEN SOURCE PRESETS Please do keep this manual in a safe place Batteries: 2 X AAA for future references.
  • Page 4: Power Source

    DON’T remove any fi xed cover as this may expose Power Source dangerous voltages. The TV set should be operated only from a 220-240 DON’T obstruct the ventilation openings of the V AC, 50 Hz outlet. equipment with items such as newspapers, tablecloths, Power Cord curtains, etc.
  • Page 5: Cleaning

    Information for Users in European Cleaning Union Countries Before cleaning, unplug the TV set The above mark is in compliance with from the wall outlet. Do not use liquid or the Waste Electrical and Electronic aerosol cleaners. Use soft and dry cloth. E q u i p m e n t D i r e c t i v e 2 0 0 2 / 9 6 / Ventilation EC (WEEE).
  • Page 6: Environmental Information

    Environmental Information • This television has been designed to be environmentally friendly by consuming less energy. You will not only help to save the environment but you can also save money by reducing electricity bills thanks to the energy effi ciency feature of this TV. To reduce energy consumption, you should take the following steps: •...
  • Page 7: Overview Of The Remote Control

    Overview of the Remote Control Standby Image size Sleep timer Numeric buttons Return / Exit / TXT Index Cursor up / TXT up page Cursor left Programme up / Page down (in DTV mode) Programme down / Page up (in DTV mode) Mono-Stereo / Dual I-II Swap Electronic programme guide (in DTV mode)
  • Page 8: Lcd Tv And Operating Buttons

    LCD TV and Operating Buttons FRONT and REAR VIEW SIDE VIEW Control Buttons Standby button TV/AV button Programme Up/Down buttons Volume Up/Down buttons Note: Press “ ” /“ ” buttons at the same time to view main menu. Viewing the Connections- Back Connectors SCART socket inputs or outputs for external devices.
  • Page 9: Viewing The Connections - Side Connectors

    Viewing the Connections - Side Connectors CI Slot is used for inserting a CI card. A CI card allows you to view all the channels that you subscribe to. For more information, see “Conditional Access” section. Component Video Inputs (YPbPr) are used for connecting component video.You can connect the component video and audio sockets with a device that has component output.
  • Page 10: Using Side Usb Input

    Using Side USB Input • You can connect USB devices to your TV by using the USB input of the TV. This feature allows you to display/play photo and music fi les stored in a USB stick. • It is possible that certain types of USB devices (e.g. MP3 Players) may not be compatible with this TV.
  • Page 11: Using The Cable Holder

    Note: These methods of connection perform the same function but in different levels of quality. It is not necessary SCART to connect by all three methods. Using the Cable Holder Inserting Batteries into the Remote Control Handset • Remove the battery cover located on the back of the handset by gently pulling backwards from the You can use the supplied cable holder as the indicated part.
  • Page 12: Input Selection

    Note: When the TV is switched to standby mode, standby LED • The remote control of your TV is designed to control can blink to indicate that features such as Standby Search, all the functions of the model you selected. The Over Air Download or Timer is active.
  • Page 13: General Operation

    searching for digital terrestrial TV broadcasts and displaying the names of channels found. This process will take about a few minutes. Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) • Some, but not all, channels send information about the current and next events. Press EPG button to view the EPG menu.
  • Page 14: Digital Teletext (** For Uk Only)

    IDTV Menu System Press the “ MENU” button. Main menu will be displayed. Digital Teletext (** for UK only) • Press the “ ” button. • The digital teletext information appears. • Operate it with the coloured buttons, cursor buttons and OK button.
  • Page 15 Now pressing “ ” or “ ” button moves to the previous/ next character. Pressing “ ” or “ ” button toggles the current character, i.e., ‘b’ character becomes ‘a’ by “ ” and ‘c’ by “ ”. Pressing the numeric buttons ‘0...9’...
  • Page 16: Timers

    • By pressing “OK” button, the highlighted channel is Repeat: You can set a timer to be repeated as Once, added to the Favourite List. Daily or Weekly. • F icon indicates that a channel is added to Favourite You can save the adjustments by pressing the GREEN List.
  • Page 17: Setup

    Setup Scan Encrypted The adjustments in this menu are given as the following: Scan Encrypted Channel feature will always be ON after performing first time installation. When this setting is on, search process will locate the encrypted channels as well. If it is set as OFF manually, encrypted channels will not be located while in automatic search or manual search.
  • Page 18 INSTALLATION MENU: Installation menu is locked. Audio Description So the user can’t add channels. Changes will be This function enables or disables the audio description updated after exiting ‘Confi guration Menu’. feature by pressing the “ ” or “ ” buttons. Set PIN Preferred Language Use “...
  • Page 19 Movie Subtitle (optional) • In order to display subtitles properly, use this setting to select a movie subtitle language. • By pressing “ ” or “ ” button, select the desired language option. • Guide: By pressing “ ” or “ ” buttons change the guide language.
  • Page 20: Media Browser

    buttons, select the desired language option, and press OK button to activate. After then, “First time installation” OSD will appear on the screen. By pressing “ ” or “ ” buttons, select the Country you want to set and press “OK” button (*For EU countries except UK).
  • Page 21: Playing Mp3 Files

    Playing MP3 Files Slideshow Options Play This (OK button) : Plays the selected fi le. Pause ( button) : Pause the slideshow. Play ( button) : Plays all media fi les in the folder Continue ( button) : Continue with the slideshow. starting with the selected one.
  • Page 22: Sound Menu

    Brightness/Contrast/Colour/Sharpness/ Sound Menu Press “ ” or “ ” button to select the desired option. Press “ ” or “ ” button to set the level. Note: Hue option can only be visible when the TV receives an NTSC signal. Colour Temp Press “...
  • Page 23: Feature Menu

    Headphone Use “ ” or “ ” button to set the Child Lock On or Off. When On is selected, the TV can only be controlled Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Headphone. Press by the remote control handset. In this case the control “...
  • Page 24: Install Menu

    Teletext Language Channel Press “ ” or “ ” button to select Teletext Language. Channel can be changed by “ ” or “ ” button or Use “ ” or “ ” button to change Teletext Language to numeric buttons. West, East, Turk/Gre , Cyrillic, Arabic or Persian.
  • Page 25: Source Menu

    Program Table Select Program Table by pressing “ ” or “ ” button. Press “ ” to display Program Table: Press “ ” or “ ” button to select your country. If you want to exit from A.P.S. function, press the BLUE button. When you press OK or RED button for starting automatic tuning, all stored programmes will be erased By moving the cursor in four directions you can reach...
  • Page 26: Pc Mode Menu System

    Select Phase item by using “ ” or “ ” buttons. Use PC Mode Menu System “ ” or “ ” button to adjust the value. See “Connecting the LCD TV to a PC” section for Dot Clock connecting a PC to the TV set. Dot Clock adjustments correct the interference For switching to PC source, press “SOURCE”...
  • Page 27: Zoom Modes

    Zoom Modes You can change the aspect ratio (image size) of the TV for viewing the picture in different zoom modes. Cinema Press SCREEN button to directly change the zoom This zooms up the wide picture (16:9 aspect ratio) to mode.
  • Page 28: Teletext

    Teletext Tips Teletext system is available if your broadcaster Image Persistence supports Please note that ghosting may occur while displaying Teletext function buttons are listed below: a persistent image. LCD TVs’ image persistence may disappear after a short time. Try turning off the TV for “...
  • Page 29: Appendix A: Pc Input Typical Display Modes

    Appendix A: PC Input Typical Display Modes The display has a maximum resolution of 1600 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 30: 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) RGB 50 RGB 60 PAL 50/60 NTSC 60 480I 60Hz 480P 60Hz 576I 50Hz 576P 50Hz YPbPr 720P 50Hz 720P 60Hz 1080I 50Hz...
  • Page 31: Appendix C: Supported File Formats For Usb Mode

    Appendix C: Supported File Formats for USB Mode Format Remarks File Media Extension Video Audio (Maximum resolution/Bit rate etc.) Sample Rate: 8K ~ 48KHz MPEG 1/2 Music Sample Rate: 8K ~ 48KHz, Bit Rate: .mp3 Layer 1/2/3 64K~320Kbps (MP3) WxH = 8902x8902 up to 77Mega-pixel Baseline JPEG Support format: 444/ 440/ 422/ 420/ Grayscale Photo...
  • Page 32: 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 Object carousel support compliant with ISO/IEC 135818-6 and UK DTT profi le for UK Frequency range: 474-850 MHz for UK models 170-862 MHz for EU models...
  • Page 33: Features

    Features Contents Features ............... 32 General Properties General Properties..........32 • DVD / CD / CD-R / CD-RW / MP3 / JPEG / MPEG Safety Information ..........33 playback. Notes on Discs ............. 33 • NTSC/PAL playback (according to disc content) On handling discs ..........
  • Page 34: Safety Information

    On cleaning Safety Information • Before playing, clean the disc with a cleaning cloth. CAUTION Wipe the disc from the center out. DVD Player is a class 1 laser product. However this product uses a visible laser beam which could cause hazardous radiation exposure.
  • Page 35: Dvd Control Panel Buttons

    DVD Control Panel Buttons A. Disc loader B. Play / Pause Plays/pauses the disc. When DVD menu (root menu) is active, this button functions as “button select” (selects the highlighted item in menu) if this is not prohibited by the disc.
  • Page 36: General Operation

    General Operation You can operate DVD, movie CD, music or picture CD’s content by using the proper buttons on your remote control. Below are main functions of commonly used remote control buttons. Buttons on the Movie Picture Music Remote Control Playback Playback Playback...
  • Page 37: General Playback

    Reverse stepping is not available. General Playback For your convenience: Basic Play If you attempt to enter a number greater than the total Press on the power button time of the current title, the time search box disappears Please insert a disc to the loader. and “...
  • Page 38: Preferences

    Preferences Troubleshooting The picture quality is poor (DVD) • Make sure the DVD disc surface is not damaged. (Scratch, fi ngerprint etc.) • Clean the DVD disc and try again. See instructions described in “Notes on Discs” to clean your disc properly. DEFAULT •...
  • Page 39: No Response From Remote Control

    No response from remote control Title Number • Make sure the remote control is in the correct These numbers are recorded on DVD discs. When a mode. disc contains two or more movies, these movies are • Check batteries are fi tted correctly. numbered as title 1, title 2, etc.
  • Page 40: Disc Types Compatible With This Unit

    Disc Types Compatible with This Unit Specifi cations DVD: SS/SL 4.7” (DVD-5) CD-DA SS/DL 4.7” (DVD-9) CD-R Types of Discs Supported DS/SL 4.7” (DVD-10) CD-RW DS/DL 4.7” (DVD-18) MP-3/JPEG MPEG-2 Video Standard Decoding (MPEG-1 supported) Full-Screen Video Display of 720 x 576 (PAL) & 720 x 480 (NTSC) pixels Video Type 50 and 60 Hz frame refresh rates (PAL &...
  • Page 41: Dvb-T Functionality Information

    DVB-T functionality information This DVB receiver is only suitable for use in the country which it was designed to be used in. Although this DVB receiver conforms to the latest DVB specifi cations at the time of manufacture, we cannot guarantee compatibility with future DVB transmissions due to changes that may be implemented in broadcast signals and technologies.
  • Page 42: Product Guarantee

    Product Guarantee This product is guaranteed against manufacturing defects for a period of 1 Year This does not cover the product where the fault is due to misuse, abuse, use in contravention of the instructions, or where the product has been the subject of unauthorised modifi cations or alterations, or has been the subject of commercial use In the event of a problem with the product within the guarantee period please return it to your nearest store...