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Mitsubishi Electric 3D DLP 742 series Owner's Manual

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Reset, please see the back cover.
To order replacement or additional remote controls or lamps, visit our website at
call 800-553-7278.
MEVSA recommends that you use only genuine Replacement Lamp Assemblies purchased directly from
Mitsubishi or a Mitsubishi Authorized Dealer or a Mitsubishi Authorized Service Center. See page 42 for com-
plete instructions.


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  • Page 1 To order replacement or additional remote controls or lamps, visit our website at call 800-553-7278. MEVSA recommends that you use only genuine Replacement Lamp Assemblies purchased directly from Mitsubishi or a Mitsubishi Authorized Dealer or a Mitsubishi Authorized Service Center. See page 42 for com- plete instructions. H_III"III °...
  • Page 2 Projection Television Receiver DO NOTOPEN Models: WD-73742, WD-82742, WD-92742 WD-73842, WD-82842, WD-92842 CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC Mitsubishi Electric Visual Solutions Responsible SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). Party: America, Inc. NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER 9351 Jeronimo Road SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    TV Software • Do not attempt to update the software of this TV with 2 TV Menus software not provided by or authorized by Mitsubishi Main Menu ......Electric Visual Solutions America, Inc. Non-autho- Picture ....... rized software may damage the TV and will not be Sound .......
  • Page 4 Electric Visual Solutions America and the Environment As part of its ongoing environmental efforts, Mitsubishi Electric Visual Solutions America, Inc. (MEVSA) joined the Electronic Manufacturers Recycling Management Company's (MRM) national recycling initiative. Your MEVSA TV can be recycled at no charge to the con-...
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    important Safety instructions EXAMPLE OF ANTENNA GROUNDING Please read the foUowing safeguards for your TV and retain for future reference. Always foUow all warnings and instructions marked on the television. "ANTENNA Read these instructions. LEAD IN WIRE Keep these instructions. DISCHARGE UNIT Heed all warnings.
  • Page 6: Fav (Favorites)

    Additional TVFeatu FAV (Favorites) Sleep Timer The Sleep Timer turns the TV off after the length of time The FAYkey gives you quick access to favorite program you set. To set the TV to turn on at a certain time of sources.
  • Page 7: Picture Shape And Display Formats

    Narrow: Displays narrow 4:3 images in their origi- nal shape. Adds black side bars to fill the screen. Effect of Mitsubishi Formats on Picture Types Wide Expand: Enlarges the picture, cropping the image on both sides. Removes or reduces black side bars added to narrow images converted to 16:9 signals for digital broadcast.
  • Page 8 1. Additional TV Features Status DispUay © Press the INFOkey to see the on-screen status display. The most common displays are Sample information from the shown here. on-screen status display JJiiiiiii!iiXii!!!iii iiiiiiiii,i'_'_iYiiii AntennaDVD Game Sat.Rcvr. About ChanneU Numbers 1o Current Input. Examples: Channe_ Numbers for Over-the-Air 2.
  • Page 9: More On Tv Inputs And Outputs

    The HDMI inputs support uncompressed standard and high=definition digital video formats, bitstream Dolby Digital 5.1, and PCM digital stereo audio. These inputs are HDCP (High=Bandwidth Digital Copy Protection) compliant. Mitsubishi recommends you use high-speed HDMI cabmes to connect newer source devices incorporating HDMI technology.
  • Page 10 1. Additional TV Features More On TV Inputs and Outputs, continued 10. Y (Composite Video) Analog standard-definition video inputs. Use the adja- • Use for a wireless network adapter to receive StreamTV Internet content. cent R and L inputs if you wish to send audio to the TV speakers.
  • Page 11: Using The Tv With A Personal Computer

    Using the TV with a Persona/Computer HDM_ Connection Connecting a Computer to the TV Use one of the connection methods Bisted below based Mitsubishi recommends using high-speed HDMI cables on your com )uter's output. to connect newer devices incorporating HDMI technol- ogy.
  • Page 12: Specialized Tv Connections

    1. Additional TV Features Specialized TV Connections Photos and Motion Video as Composite Using the TV with an Audio-Orfly Device Video To use the TV speakers to listen to an audio device such as an MP3 or CD player with analog output, follow Connect the camera to the TV using a composite video these steps.
  • Page 13: Computer Video Adjustments

    1024 X 768 image Resolution PC 720p 1280 X 720 Your Mitsubishi TV can display the resolu- tions shown in the chart from standard WXGA 1360 X 768 VGA (640 x 480) through 1920 x 1080 signals at a refresh rate of 60 Hz.
  • Page 14: Supplemental Audio Connections (842 Series)

    (842 series) Add a subwoofer to compBement the TV's speaker array Wireless Subwoofer or use the TV's speakers as a center channeB for your Mitsubishi recommends Polk Audio WireBess Subwoofer externaB sound system. modeB PSW i8m. The transmitter moduBe can be conveniently powered from the TV's USB power port.
  • Page 15: External Rear Speakers

    You may wish to suppBement surround sound from the TV with externa) rear speakers. Externa) speakers can fiU in rear sound if your room Backsa rear waU suitabBe for sound reflections. Mitsubishi recommends PoBk Audio's FiX WireBess Surround system. Transmitter __TV...
  • Page 16: Using The Tv Speakers As A Center Channel

    1. Additional TV Features Supplemental Audio Connections (842 series), continued Enable the TV's center channel mode. Press the Using the TV Speakers as a Center ChanneU AUDIOkey and press V to display the TV Speakers Rfusing an external surround sound system, you can option.
  • Page 17: Streamtw Minternet

    1. Additional TV Features StreamTV tntemet About StreamTV Open the Setup > Network menu to review set- tings. hternet services Betyou access many popuBar onqine appBications providing both free and paid content. This section describes using VUDU Movies and VUDU Apps.
  • Page 18 The TV requires an AzureWave AW-NU231 USB wireBess adaptor to communicate with your IEEE 802.11n-compU- ant wireBess network router. The adapter is avaUabBe from your Mitsubishi deaBer or go to and foUow the Accessories Unk. Disconnect the Ethernet cabBe if present.
  • Page 19 1. Additional TV Features StreamTV lntemet, continued Remote PC (VNC) Getting started with Remote PC (VNC) After establishing the Internet connectivity This function allows you to display the PC screen on the described in "Home Network Setup," page 17, TV via a home LAN network. switch the TV to any input other than B/uetooth®.
  • Page 20 Each time you use the VNCviewer, you need to select the IP address in the VNC log in menu and type the password using the keyboard and mouse. Mitsubishi recommends using the password to protect your privacy. When you log in successfully, the VNC PC screen is displayed on the entire TV screen.
  • Page 21 Some USB hubs, wireless keyboards, or mice Audio is being played with the screen saver may not work. Refer to the company website displayed. Audio from Btuetooth® is being played with the ( for the recommended equipment. screen saver displayed. 3D is working.
  • Page 22: Main Menu

    Main Menu Press MENUon the remote control to Closed captions on/and open the main menu. Captions off; caption displays Setup Basic TV setup Name assignments for TV inputs, HDMR Control setup Picture settings Setting a pass code and restrictions on Lock Sound settings TV use.
  • Page 23 TV Menus Picture, continued Contrast Low contrast shows a variety of shades in darker Adjusts the white=to=black level. images. Settings are stored independently for each Picture Mode. Rnmost home lighting situations, medium contrast looks best. High contrast shows darker images more uniformly black and makes colors appear more vibrant.
  • Page 24 Press CANCEL to restore default settings. Press MENUto return to the main menu. Picture > Advanced allows you to save highly customized picture adjust- > ments for each input. Mitsubishi recommends these adjustments made onmy by a trained professionam installer, Press MENU° Under Picture,...
  • Page 25 Link glasses. work with your 3D glasses. Notice Concerning Format OompatibiUity The Mitsubishi TVs will support the mandatory HDMI compatible with the TVs. In all cases: (1) 3D sources 1.4a 3D signals intended for the United States. Spe= must connect to the TVs using the HDMI inputs or via...
  • Page 26: Sound

    TV Menus Sound Audio Settings in this menu are saved for the current input only with the exception of Bamance and > TV Speakers, which applies to all inputs. Press _( _ to make changes and then press MENUto return to the menu screen. To make Audio adjustments while watching TV and without using the menu: Press the AUDI0key.
  • Page 27 TV Menus Sound, continued 842 Series. These settings affect audio from the AUDmOiSURROUND OUTPUT jacks. Anamog Audio Fixed Use with an anaBog A/V receiver. ControB voBume from the A/V receiver. The voBume of the audio output signaB is fixed and is unaffected by the TV's voBume control Variabme...
  • Page 28: Captions

    TV Menus Captions Captions on OigitaU ChanneUs The TV can decode captions from the ANT input onBy. Broadcasters can send up to six different captioning seBections or can send anaBog captions for a program that originated in anabg format. A TV station may broad- cast onByone or two types of captions or none at all.
  • Page 29: Setup

    TV Menus Setup Setup Language Displays on-screen menus in either EngUsh or Spanish. Menu Spanish Antenna Selects the current language for a digital program from the ANT input. A digital program may include up to seven language choices or no language choice. Audio CUock Set the TV clock to:...
  • Page 30 TV Menus Setup, continued You must perform a channem scan to receive digitam channems, The scan searches for broad- cast channels and adds them to TV memory. To start channel scan: Highlight one of the input selections based on your connection to the ANT input: Amm C hannems, Air when connected to an indoor or outdoor antenna.
  • Page 31 TV Menus Setup, continued Lamp Standard, Standard is for most viewing conditions. Use Bright in brightly Bitrooms. You may notice increased fan noise when using the Bright setting. Energy Bright Network Use of this menu is expBained in the Basic Owner's Guide suppUed with the teBevision. Ethernet Connection (::)HOP (automatic),...
  • Page 32: Inputs

    TV Menus tnputs iNPUT and HDMI jacks: Lets you assign or change the names of inputs appearing in the Input Cable box, Cam(corder), Selection menu. Highlight an input and press ENTER multiple times to cycle DVD (DVD, DVD2, Blu-ray), DVR, through the name choices.
  • Page 33 TV Menus tnputs, continued Select On or Off to enabBe or disabBe the TV's contro) of a CEC-enaMed device. See "EnabUng HDMR Contro) of CEC Devices" on page 38 for use of this On, Off feature. Note: When HOMm Controm is set to Off the TV may stUB respond to CEC com- mands sent by another device.
  • Page 34: Lock

    TV Menus Lock ParentaU Menu TV Locks The TV comes from the factory with the rating locks Parental Lock by Program Ratings turned off and with pre-set U.S. ratings TV-PG and Restricts access using U.S.-based ratings movie rating PG. You must turn on blocking for U.S. sent by broadcasters.
  • Page 35 TV Menus Lock, continued RfaH Bocks are turned off and you exit the menus Using TV Locks when prompted for a new code, then the previous After you set the Bock,you must use your pass code to: code will be erased. View a Bocked program View a Bocked channeB Bypassing...
  • Page 36 TV Menus Lock, continued Look DisabBes or enabBes bBocking based on V-Chip signaBs and the U.S. rating system. TV Rating HighBight the rating BeveB you wish to change and press ENTER to bBock it (_) or allow it (_). You can appBy suppBementaB content bBocking to the age-based ratings by using the TV content categories.
  • Page 37 TV Menus Lock, continued BBocks aH use of the TV during the time period you specify. You must enter a pass code to use > the TV when the time Bock is in effect. Lock by Time EnabBes/disabBes Lock by Time. To set the Bock and unBock times: Lock Time, Unmock Time...
  • Page 38: Enabling Hdmi Control Of Cec Devices

    Highlight On and press ENTER support so it is difficult to predict which devices and to add a check. features are compatible with Mitsubishi's HDMI Control. You may find that CEC functions for a specific device are limited. Press EXIT to close the New Device Found screen.
  • Page 39: Hdmi Control Of Cec Devices

    3 HDMI Control of CEC Devices HDMi Control of an HDMi A/V Receiver and Connected Devices Enab)e HDM(Contro) for the A/V receiver as described in "Enab)ing HDM(Contro) of CEC Devices" on the previous page. Power on the HDM( device you wish to connect to the A/V receiver (such as a disc p)ayer, cab)e box, Optional or sateU)te receiver).
  • Page 40: Resolving Cec Conflicts

    3 HDMI Control of CEC Devices Resolving CEC Conflicts Using HDMI Control Because each manufacturer selects which CEC func- As an example of using HDMI Control, press PLAYon the device itself to: tions to support, some devices may conflict with other devices.
  • Page 41: Appendices

    TV through the gap requires two between the screen and screen frame. AA batteries. You may purchase Mitsubishi Screen Cleaner, part number CLEANER-VSS, by calling (800) 553-7278. General Cleaning Precaution s DO NOT allow liquid to enter the TV through the ventilation slots or any crevice.
  • Page 42: Appendices Appendix A: Tv Care

    Lamp-Substitution Alert MEVSA recommends that you use only genuine Replacement Lamp Assemblies purchased directly from Mitsubishi or a Mitsubishi Authorized Dealer or Mitsubishi Authorized Service Center. MEVSA advises that replacement lamps obtained separately from the Lamp Cartridge and/or Lamp Assemblies obtained from unauthorized sellers may be incorrect for your television, may not fit or perform properly and may even damage your television.
  • Page 43 Appendices Appendix A: TV Care Replacement Procedure Removing the Old Lamp Cartridge 1, Turn off TV power and unplug the TV. Allow the Figure 1 lamp to cool for at least one hour before proceed- ing. After the lamp has cooled, remove the cover of the lamp compartment, located on the back of the TV.
  • Page 44: Appendix B: Troubleshooting

    Appendices Appendix B: Troubleshooting General TV Operation Symptom Remarks The TV remote control does not work. • Check that the batteries are fresh and installed correctly. Be no more than 20 feet from the TV when using the remote control. If using an external 3D emitter, try pointing the emitter in a different direction or disconnect the emitter.
  • Page 45 Appendices Appendix B: Troubleshooting, continued General TV Operation Symptom I have turned on CEC for my HDMI devices but control is erratic and I wish to disable it. TV Channels The TV takes several seconds to respond to it is normal for digital channels to take longer to tune in. channel changes.
  • Page 46 Appendices Appendix B: Troubleshooting, continued TV turned itself off and the light on the front Momentary power fluctuation can cause the TV to turn off panel started to blink. to prevent damage. Wait for the green light to stop flashing and turn the TV on again.
  • Page 47 Appendices Appendix B: Troubleshooting, continued Sound There is no sound even when the Check if the MUTEkey is on. volume is turned up. • The TV's analog Listen to setting may be set to SAP (analog program from the ANT input) but no SAP is being broadcast. Check that the Sound >Audio >...
  • Page 48: Trademark And License Information

    The Bluetooth® word mark and Iogos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Mitsubishi Electric is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. Manufactured under license from Real Sound Lab, SlA.
  • Page 49: Mitsubishi Tv Software

    LICENSE GRANT. MEVSA grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right and license to use one copy of the Software only with the Mitsubishi television model that included this owner's guide and owned by you. RIGHTS AND LIMITATIONS. Software Not for Resale.
  • Page 50 License with respect to the covered work, and you disclaim any intention to limit operation or modification of the work as a means of enforcing, against the work's users, your or third parties' legal rights to forbid circumvention of technological measures. If you are interested in obtaining open source code for this product, please contact Mitsubishi at (800) 332=2119. A nominal handling and mailing charge may apply.
  • Page 51 Mitsubishi TV SoHware _demark and License Information 4. Conveying Verbatim Copies. You may convey verbatim copies of the Program's source code as you receive it, in any medium, provided that you conspicuously and appropriately publish on each copy an appropriate copyright notice; keep intact all notices stating that this License and any non-permissive terms added in accord with section 7 apply to the code;...
  • Page 52 Trademark and License Informati_Mitsubishi TV Software However, if you cease all violation of this License, then your license from a particular copyright holder is reinstated (a)provisionally, unless and until the copyright holder explicitly and finally terminates your license, and (b)permanently, if the copyright holder fails to notify you of the violation by some reasonable means prior to 60 days after the cessation.
  • Page 53 Mitsubishi TV Software __demark and License Information GNU General Public License Version 2, June 1991 Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc. 675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.
  • Page 54 Trademark and License Informati_Mitsubishi TV Software 3. You may copy and distribute the Program (or a work based on it, under Section 2) in object code or executable form under the terms of Sections 1 and 2 above provided that you also do one of the following: a) Accompany it with the complete corresponding machine-readable source code, which must be distributed under the terms of Sections 1 and 2 above on a medium customarily used for software interchange;...
  • Page 55 Mitsubishi TV Software __demark and License Information GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2.1, February 1999 Copyright (C) 1991, 1999 Free Software Foundation, Inc. 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.
  • Page 56 Trademark and License Informati_Mitsubishi TV Software A more frequent case is that a free library does the same job as widely used non-free libraries. In this case, there is little to gain by limiting the free library to free software only, so we use the Lesser General Public License. In other cases, permission to use a particular library in non-free programs enables a greater number of people to use a large body of free software.
  • Page 57: Warranty

    Embedded Software and Lamps, the consumer is solely responsible for any replacement labor. For all other parts, we will provide the labor for a warranty repair by an authorized MITSUBISHI service center without charge for one (1) year from the original date of purchase at retail.
  • Page 58 MITSUBISHI service center; physical abuse to or misuse of the product (including any failure to carry out any maintenance as described in the Owner's Guide including air vent cleaning or any product damaged by excessive physical or electrical stress);...
  • Page 59: Mevsa Internet Applications Policy

    MEVSA Internet Applications afford the opportunity to access third party Internet product offerings or services ("Third Party Services") on certain Mitsubishi TVs. The Third Party Services accessible herein are provided as per our agreement with these third parties. These agreements are subject to change, interruption, suspension (including termination) at any time and for various reasons.
  • Page 60: Index

    Index index HDMI Ratings (TV and Movie) 36 Anamorphic Picture Format Connecting an HDMI Device Rear Speakers Antenna Input (ANT) 10 HDMI Cable Types 9 Signal Strength for Digital Chan- HDMI Jack 9 nels 8 Safety Instructions Removing an HDMI Device from Audio Output Jacks 10 SAP (second audio program) the menu 32...
  • Page 62 MEVSA recommends that you use only genuine Replacement Lamp Assemblies purchased directly from Mitsubishi or a Mitsubishi Authorized Dealer or Mitsubishi Authorized Service Center. MEVSA advises that replacement lamps obtained separately from the Lamp Cartridge and/or Lamp Assemblies obtained from unauthorized sellers may be incorrect for your television, may not fit or perform properly and may even damage your television.