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Table of Contents Important Information Warning, Product Registration Quick Guide to Your TV Startup Hook up your TV, Plug in the TV, Put Batteries in the Remote, Turn on the TV, Place Channels into Memory, Set the Time Basic Tour of the Remote Basic Button Layout and Functions Menu Basics...
Quick Guide to Your TV Startup The steps below will get your TV connected and ready for watching. For more details, see the page numbers listed. L=_'3'l JTtR _ d_']]] Hook up any antennas, cables or Hook up your TV other equipment to your TV before Details are in the Connections...
Quick Guide to Your TV Startup Press TV on the remote. Turn on the TV Press POWER on the TV. Press MENU'PROG until the 5. Place all available A° Setup menu is selected. This channels in memory menu is white. (AutoProgram) B.
Quick Guide to Your TV Basic Tour of the Remote Basic information about your remote is shown below. This will give you a general idea of how your remote works. For more details, see pages 6-15. TV Power Button Turns the TV on. Sets the remote to control the TV.
Quick Guide to Your TV Menu Basics General information about using the on-screen menu system is shown below. Details on using the remote buttons are on pages 6-7. Many menu items are explained in detail in Using the Advanced Features starting on page 20. Yellow Green Light White Blue...
Using Your TV and Remote With Remote Buttons DISPLAY POWER Turns off the TV. Shows displays on the screen. Clears menus from the screen. Turns off compatible VCRs. Turns on a component after a component button is pressed. SKIP (Commercial Skip) Allows you to scan other chan- AUDIO, VCR, VCR2.LD, nels during...
Using Your TV and Remote With Remote Buttons Number Buttons (0-9) MOVE < and • (left and right) Selects any channel number. Moves left and right on a menu line. See Menu Basics on page 5. Two numbers must be pressed Changes a feature setting.
Using Your TV and Remote With VCRs: Setting the VCR1 Channel The VCR 1 Channel works with VCR on the remote. If the VCR 1 Channel is set, pressing VGR selects the channel to see the VCR picture. The VCR 1 Channel setting depends on which diagram you have used from the Connection Guide.
Using Your TV and Remote With VCRs: Basic Operation If the remote operates your VCR, this page and the next will show you how to use it for basic functions. See page 7for more details on buttons used with your VCR. A.
Using Your TV and Remote With VCRs: Basic Operation If the remote operates your VCR, this page and page 10 will show you how to use it for basic functions. See page 7for more details on buttons used with your VCR. A.
Using Your TV and Remote With a Cable Box: Setting the Cable Channel The Cable Channel works with GABLE on the remote. If the Cable Channel is set, pressing GABLE selects the channel to see cable channels. The Cable Channel setting depends on which channel your cable box must be on to see cable channels.
Using Your TV and Remote With a Laserdisc Player: Programming and Basic Operation Refer to your Laserdisc Player owner's manual to hook up your Laserdisc Player. The remote may need to be programmed for your laserdisc player. This remote may not operate all models of brands listed below.
Basic Operation Refer to the Connection Book or your Audio equipment owner's manual to hook up your audio equipment. Your remote controls only RCA audio equipment such as a radio, CD player, tape player, turntable, or amplifier. remote may need to be programmed for your equipment.
Adjusting Your TV Overall Picture Follow the steps below to lighten or darken the overall picture without changing the color levels. Press MENU,PROG to select the Select the Controls Menu Controls menu. This menu is yel- low. Alarm Press MOVE • (down) to high- 2.
Adjusting Your TV Picture Settings Follow the steps below to change the picture on the screen to your personal setting. The chart at the bottom of the page explains your options. Press MENUopROG repeatedly Select the Adjust Menu select the Adjust menu. This menu is light blue.
Adjusting Your TV Sound Settings: Stereo, Expanded Stereo, SAP and Tone Follow these steps to adjust the Stereo, Expanded Stereo, SAP or Tone of your TV. SAP (Second Audio Program) is sometimes used to offer the program being watched in another language.The chart below explains your options.
Adjusting Your TV Sound Settings: Speakers Follow the steps below to turn the speakers on or off in your TV. The chart below explains your options. Press MENU°PROG repeatedly Select the Setup Menu select the Setup menu. This menu is white. Controls Alarm Press MOVE •...
Using Advanced Features Placing Channels in Memory (Autoprogramming) Only channels 2--13 appear in the TV's memory when you first turn it on. The channels available in your area must be programmed into the TV's memory when you hook up your TV. Using CHANNEL up or down allows you to scan through these channels.
Using Advanced Features Naming the Channels You can name the channels using the character list below. Full appears beside Label when the memory is used up. Fixed appears beside Label for channel 00--it cannot be named. Press MENU°PROG repeatedly Name a channel to select the Setup menu.
Using Advanced Features Setting the Sleep Timer You can set your TV to turn itself off. If you're watching TV at night and fall asleep, the TV will turn off for you. A. Press MENU,PROG to select Set Sleep Timer the Controls menu and highlight Sleep Timer.
Using Advanced Features Setting the Alarm Clock The TV can be set to turn on each day like your alarm clock. You can set it to turn on to your favorite channel at a certain time. You can also set it to turn itself off again.
Using Advanced Features Watching Picture-in-Picture Picture-in-Picture allows you to display a small picture within the big picture of the TV screen. To watch two different programs at once, you must connect a VCR, Laserdisc Player or Camcorder. You may need to disable the VCR1 Channel if you can not get two different programs at once.
Using Advanced Features Watching Picture-in-Picture Press PIP MOVE to move the Move the small picture small picture to the next comer. Press SWAP to switch the small Swap the big picture with picture with the big picture. the little picture A.
Using Advanced Features Selecting a Language The on-screen displays in this TV can be displayed in three languages: English, French, and Spanish. When you select a language, most of the displays will be shown on the screen in your preferred language.
Using Advanced Features Setting Your TV for Antenna or Cable Your TV automatically adjusts this feature when the TV places channels in memory (autoprogram). Follow the steps below to change the setting as needed. Press MENU°PROG repeatedly Select the Setup menu select the Setup menu.
References Front Panel Buttons For details on using buttons with menus, see Menu Basics on page 5. MENU Shows menus on screen. Moves from menu to menu. CH A and V Channel up and down. Scans up and down through channels in the TV's memory.
References Displays on the Screen Your TV shows the settings of several features on the screen. To see "what features have been set on your TV, press DISPLAY on the remote. 12:00 AM KNBC or Video 00 Alarm Sleep PIP 00 Volume -.
References Trouble Checks You may have problems that can be fixed with a few minor adjustments. Look for the type of problem you are having below and then try the suggestions to get your TV going again. For warranty information see page 32. Trouble Checks and Adjustments...
References Trouble Checks Trouble Checks and Adjustments Remote Buttons don't work when you Press TV to set the remote to control the TV. See buttons on page 6-7. press them Works part or none of the Clear the path between the remote and TV of any objects.
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This could cause damage to the TV and/or personal injury. Stands are not available by mail order. To locate your nearest RCA dealer call t- o this toll-free number: 1-800-336-1900. TV Model F25 672...
References Order Form for Parts U.S. and Canadian Orders USE YOUR CREDIT CARD By Phone: Copy complete account number 1 - 800 - 338 - 0376 Call this toll-free number between I lll IFTT--]F-FT]FT-1--I 8AM and 8PM Eastern Standard Time and place your order using your Visa Card expires: 02 7T-1 or MasterCard.
References Glossary Antenna Display Sharpness A device used to receive broadcast A word, words or graphics that Clearness of a picture. signals from TV stations. appear on the TV screen. SKIP See Commerical Skip. Audio Inputs Located on back of the TV for Signal Sound reproduced by the TV.
References Index CABLE / ANTENNNA Jack ..15 Delete Channels from Memory .20 Adding Channels to Memory..20 Disabled ........Cable Box ......... 12,13 Adjust Menu Cable Box Codes ......12 DISPLAY Button ....... 6,23 Autocolor ........17 CABLE Button ...... 7,12,13 Displays (On-Screen) ....
Turn on TV ........2 Menu ..........REC / Record Button .... 7,11,15 Buttons ......... 4,6,28 References ....... 28-37 MENU Buttons ......4,5 Guide to ......... 2,3,4 Menus ..........Glossary ........TV Button ......... 3,4,6 Menu Colors ........5 Order Form for Parts ... 33,34 Time ..........
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