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Hitachi L42VP01S Instructions For Use Manual

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  • Page 1 L42VP01C L42VP01S...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Colour Temp .......... 22 Safety Precautions .......... 3 Noise Reduction ........22 IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ON Film Mode ..........22 OPERATING YOUR TV ........3 Store ............. 22 DO’s ............3 Reset ............ 22 DON’Ts ............ 3 Sound Menu ..........22 1.Power Source ..........
  • Page 3 Other Features ..........27 TV Status ............ 27 Mute Indicator ..........27 PIP and PAP modes ........27 AV Modes ........... 27 Freeze Picture ..........27 Zoom Modes ..........27 Teletext ............28 Connect Peripheral Equipment ....29 High Definition ..........29 Via The Scart ..........
  • Page 4: Safety Precautions

    DON’Ts Safety Precautions DON’T continue to operate the equipment if you Please read the following recommended safety pre- are in any doubt about it working normally, or if it cautions carefully for your safety. is damaged in any way switch off, withdraw the IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ON mains plug and consult your dealer.
  • Page 5: Power Cord

    1.Power Source stitutions may result in fire, electrical shock, or other hazards. The TV set should be operated only from a 220-240 V 9. Servicing AC, 50 Hz outlet. Ensure that you select the correct voltage setting for your convenience. Please refer all servicing to qualified personnel.
  • Page 6: Disconnect Device

    11. Disconnect Device The mains plug is used to disconnect TV set from the mains and therefore it shall remain readily operable. Excessive sound pressure from earphones and headphones can cause hearing loss. To prevent injury, this device must be securely attached to the wall in accordance with the installa- tion instructions when mounted to the wall (if the option is available).
  • Page 7: Features

    Features • Remote controlled colour LCD TV. • Fully integrated Digital TV (DVB-T) • Full HD (1920x1080) • 100 programmes from VHF, UHF bands or cable channels can be preset. Phono L+R to 3.5mm Jack Audio Cable. • It can tune cable channels. •...
  • Page 8: Rear View And Peripheral Connections

    LCD TV Front View STANDBY BUTTON SOURCE SELECT TV/AV Front View MENU BUTTON MENU PROGRAMME UP/DOWN P/CH VOLUME UP/DOWN Built-in Speakers Power/Standby LED Fixed Table Top Stand IR Receiver Rear View and Peripheral Connections 220 V-240V POWER AC~50 Hz E F G Headphone Audio Line Out Aerial (TV/DTT)
  • Page 9: Remote Control Buttons

    = Picture mode / INPUT = INPUT For source selection, first press INPUT button on the remote controller then source button which you want to switch. ** These buttons can control most Hitachi DVD Players and Recorders. English - 8 -...
  • Page 10: Installation Of The Tft Tv To The Wall

    4. To avoid potential injury it is advisable to have assistance from another person to carry out this installation. 5. Hitachi assumes absolutely no responsibility for injuries or damages that may occur due to improper installation and handling.
  • Page 11 “Attention: Only the original wall bracket should be used with this product” English - 10 -...
  • Page 12: Preparation

    Handling the Remote Control Preparation • It could cause corrosion or battery leakage and may For ventilation, leave a space of at least 10 cm free all result in physical injury and/or property damage in- around the set. To prevent any fault and unsafe situ- cluding fire.
  • Page 13: Switching The Tv On/Off

    Switching The TV ON/OFF Initial Settings When the TV is turned on for the first time, IDTV is on To switch the TV on: first. Because this is the first time that IDTV has been Your TV will switch on in two steps: used, there are no channels stored in the memory.
  • Page 14: Everyday Operation

    After Automatic Search process is completed, the name and times of the programme are not available then following message asking for analogue channel search “No Information Available” is displayed in the information appears on the screen. TV switches to the analogue banner.
  • Page 15: Displaying The Subtitles

    then you will be asked for switching to that channel IDTV Menu System when the reminder time is reached. The IDTV Menu can only be shown when watching Digital terrestrial broadcasting. Press the TV/DTT but- Electronic Programme Guide Wed 31/7 09:13 ton to turn the IDTV on while TV is in the analogue News 10:00-11.00...
  • Page 16: Navigating The Whole Channel List

    Navigating the whole channel list • Press keys for selecting the previous or CHANNEL LIST next channel. 1. BBC ONE 2. BBC TWO • You can press buttons to move page up or 3. ITV 8 4. Channel 4 page down. 5.
  • Page 17: Setting Favourites

    Press the button to cancel the editing or OK button to save the new name. CHANNEL LIST Adding locks to channels 1. BBC ONE Channel Locking provides a password-protected ac- 2. BBC TWO 3. ITV 8 cess to channels selected by parents. 4.
  • Page 18: Installation

    Press the SELECT button on your remote control to tune to the Do you want to search for highlighted channel. analogue channels? Press MENU to exit this screen. Hint: Entering More item pressing button gets Highlight “Yes” and press OK button to searh for quick and easy use of the all menus in IDTV analogue channels.The following menu appears on displaying information for the highligted menu...
  • Page 19: Configuration

    Manual Search: AUTO PROGRAM In Manual Search, the number of the multiplex is entered manually and only that multiplex is searched for the channels. For every valid channel number, signal level, signal quality and network name are shown at the bottom of the screen. Country In both manual and auto search any existing channel Text language...
  • Page 20 Audio Language Configuration Digital terrestrial television channels can broadcast Favourite Mode simultaneous sountracks in more than one language. Channel List Tv Only This function selects which language soundtrack you Language Settings will hear when switching to a channel broadcasting Parental Settings Time Settings with the multiple soundtracks.
  • Page 21: Timers

    Maturity Lock: Configuration Use or buttons to set Maturity Lock to the “Off, Age 4, Favourite Mode Age 5...Age17 or Age 18”. (“Off, Age 4, Age Channel List Tv Only 5,..., Age 18, above 6 years, Universal viewing (FRA) Language Settings or X-rated ESP”.) Parental Settings Menu Lock:...
  • Page 22: Tv Setup

    Setup”. Press OK button to display TV Setup menu screen. Programme Timers Main Menu No Channel Name Start Date Mode ITV 1 20:00 21:00 12/05/2005 Active BBC ONE 00:00 00:00 01/01/2005 Inactive Channel List BBC ONE 00:00 00:00 01/01/2005 Inactive BBC ONE 00:00 00:00 01/01/2005 Inactive...
  • Page 23: Menu System

    Reset Menu System By pressing button, select Reset. Press Picture Menu or OK button to reset the picture modes to factory default settings. PICTURE Sound Menu Mode Dynamic Contrast SOUND Brightness Volume Sharpness Colour Equalizer Colour Temp Normal Balance Noise Reduction Headphone Sound Mode Mono...
  • Page 24: Sound Mode

    balance Feature Menu By pressing button, select Balance. Press FEAUTURE button to increase balance to the right. Press button to decrease balance to the left. Balance level Sleep Timer can be adjusted between -32 and +32. Child Lock Language English Press the button to return to the previous menu.
  • Page 25: Default Zoom

    Default Zoom Colour System By pressing button, select Default Zoom. By pressing button, select Colour System. You can set Default Zoom to Full, Panoramic, 4:3 Press button to change the colour system to or 14:9 Zoom by pressing button. PAL, SECAM or AUTO. If Sound System is set to I, SECAM is not available Blue Background for the Colour System.
  • Page 26: A.p.s. (Auto Programming System Country

    By moving the cursor in four directions you can reach APS is running... 20 programmes in the same page. You can scroll the pages up or down by pressing the navigation buttons to see all the programmes in TV mode (except the AV mode).
  • Page 27: Sound Menu/Feature Menu

    Source menu By pressing button, select the sixth icon and press or OK button. Source menu appears on the Autoposition screen. H Position V Position SOURCE : TV Dot Clock Phase TUNER AV - 1 SCART AV - 2 SCART AV - 2 S SCART+SVHS YPbPr...
  • Page 28: Other Features

    Other Features Note that in PIP/PAP modes, pressing button will directly change sources. TV Status Freeze Picture Programme Number, Programme Name, You can freeze the picture on the screen by pressing Sound Indicator and Zoom Mode are displayed on the screen when a new programme is entered or button on the remote controller.
  • Page 29: Teletext

    Panoramic: Teletext This stretches the left and right sides of a normal Teletext system transmits informartion such as news, picture (4:3 aspect ratio) to fill the screen, without sports and weather on your TV. Note that if the signal making the picture appear unnatural. becomes insufficient, some text errors may occur or the teletext mode may be quitted.Teletext function buttons are listed below:...
  • Page 30: Connect Peripheral Equipment

    Copy Facility Connect Peripheral Equipment Source selection for VCR recording. High Definition • Select Feature menu. Your LCD Television is capable of displaying High Defi- • Select AV-2 Out by pressing button. nition pictures from devices such as a High Definition •...
  • Page 31: Tips

    Tips Care Of The Screen Clean the screen with a slightly damp, soft cloth. Do not use abrasive solvents as they may damage the TV screen coating layer. Poor Picture Have you selected the correct TV system? Is your TV set or house aerial located too close to non-earthed audio equipment or neon lights, etc.? Mountains or high buildings can cause double pic-...
  • Page 32: Peripheral Equipment Connections

    Peripheral Equipment Connections HEADPHONE AUDIO AUDIO IN VIDEO IN VIDEO ANT.IN CAMCORDER SATELLITE RECEIVER ANTENNA Aerial Connection Outdoor Aerial Connection Round 75 ohm coaxial cable VHF/UHF Rear of TV English - 31 -...
  • Page 33: Specifications

    Specifications DISPLAY Size/Diagonal 42" (16:9 Display) Viewable size / Diagonal 93.02 x 52.32 (cm) / 106.73 (cm) VIDEO STANDARDS Video PAL/NTSC/SECAM TV Tuner (Analog) PAL/SECAM/B/G D/K K' I/I' L/L' VHF (BAND I/III) UHF (BAND U) HYPERBAND CABLE TV (S1-S20 / S21-S41) 100 PRESET CHANNELS TV Tuner (Digital) Frequency range...
  • Page 34 Specifications RS232 In 9 pin mini D-sub OUTPUT CONNECTIONS Line Out Audio Phono L/R Subwoofer 1 x Phono (Mono) Audio Speaker Output 2x8 W RMS Synchronization Sync on green, composite sync with automatic detection separate H and V sync. Additional output available SPDIF 1 x Phono Operator Control Keys...
  • Page 35: S-Input Connector Pin Specifications

    Specifications Signal Input PC RGB Terminal (D-sub 15-pin connector) Input signal G or sync on green • When different kinds of input signals are simul- taneously input to the monitor via a graphics board or the like, the monitor will automatically No connection select the signals in the following priority order: No connection...
  • Page 36: Appendix A: Pc Input Typical Display M Od Es

    Appendix A: PC Input Typical Display Modes The display has a maximum resolution of 1360 x 768, frequency range of 56-85 Hz. The following table is an illustration of some of the typical video display modes. M ode Resolution Frequency Horizontal Vertical Hor.(kHz) Ver.(Hz)
  • Page 37: Appendix B: Av And Hdmi Signal Compatibility

    Appendix B: AV and HDMI Signal Compatibility Source Supported Signals Available PAL 50/60 AV-1 NTSC 60 (SCART 1) RGB 50 RGB 60 PAL 50/60 AV-2 NTSC 60 (SCART-2) S-VHS 50 S-VHS 60 480I 60Hz 480P 60Hz 576I 50Hz AV-3 576P 50Hz (YPbPr) 720P...
  • Page 38: Appendix C: Main And Pip-Pap Picture Combinations

    Appendix C: Main and PIP-PAP Picture Combinations M ain and PIP, PAP picture combinations AV-1 AV-1 AV-2 AV-2 AV-3 AV-4 AV-5 HDM I 1 HDM I 2 PC RGB MAIN TUNER CVBS CVBS SVHS YPBPR CVBS SVHS PIP,PAP TUNER / DTV * AV-1 CVBS...
  • Page 39: Uk Guarantee

    12 months of the date of purchase provided that: i) The product has been installed and used only in accordance with the instructions supplied with the product ii) The product has not been repaired, maintained, or modified by any person other than an Hitachi authorised engineer...
  • Page 40: 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 41 ...or through a HDMI and YP P products (DVD-RW) Aerial (RF) Socket TFT-LCD TV • 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 42: Switch Your Tv On

    connect the TV plug to the mains socket UK plug European Power Cord Input plug Power on/off button ...and switch on insert plug... Plug the mains lead insert plug... into the TV switch your TV on by pressing the On/Off button 220V-240V POWER AC~50 Hz...
  • Page 43: Important Note

    important note before starting Auto Setup If you have a Video Cassette Recorder or a Satellite receiver connected to your TV please ensure that they are switched on before automatic tuning begins. In the case of a VCR, insert a pre-recorded tape and begin playback of your equipment. These measures ensure that all your external equipment is tuned in during the Auto Setup procedure.

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