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Samsung Plasma TV User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Contact SAMSUNG WORLD-WIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care centre. Country Customer Care Centre  Web Site AUSTRALIA 1300 362 603 800-810-5858 CHINA 400-810-5858 010-6475 1880 HONG KONG 3698-4698
  • Page 2: User Instructions

    Failure to do so may cause a serious damage to your set. Without producing harmful VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds), Samsung’s Eco-friendly “Crystal Design” expresses color gradation thanks to our dual injection technology. © 2008 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All rights reserved.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Connecting and Preparing Your TV WISELINK Pro-DLNA ■ User Instructions ..............2 ■ Setting the DLNA Network ..........44 ■ Checking Parts ..............4 ■ Installing the DLNA Application .........44 ■ Using the Stand-Base ............4 ■ Using the DLNA Application ..........46 ■ How to assemble the Stand-Base ■...
  • Page 4: Checking Parts

    Connecting and Preparing Your TV Checking Parts Owner’s Instructions Remote Control/ Power Cord Cloth-Clean Warranty Card/ AAA Batteries Safety Guide Manual (Not available in all locations) Cover-Bottom / Screws (2ea) Holder-Ring (4ea) Program CD Ferrite Core for Power (PS50A750) (Refer to page 64) Cord (2ea) Ferrite Core (Power Cord) The ferrite core is used to shield the cable from interference.
  • Page 5: Viewing The Control Panel

    Viewing the Control Panel Front Panel buttons Touch each button to operate. The product colour and shape may vary depending on the model. 1 SOURCE 7 SPEAKERS Toggles between all the available input sources (POWER) (TV, AV1, AV, S-Video, Component1, Component, PC, HDMI1, HDMI/DVI, HDMI, HDMI4, USB, DLNA).
  • Page 6: Viewing The Connection Panel

    Viewing the Connection Panel Rear Panel Cable Television Network The product colour and shape may vary depending on the model. Whenever you connect an audio or video system to your set, ensure that all elements are switched off. When connecting an external device, match the colour of the connection terminal to the cable. 1 POWER IN 9 HDMI IN 1, ,  Connect the supplied power cord.
  • Page 7 Prolonged use of headphones at a high volume may files (JPEG), audio files (MP3) and movie files. damage your hearing. You can connect to SAMSUNG’s network wirelessly. 3 S-VIDEO or VIDEO / AUDIO L/R Video (S-Video or Video) and audio inputs for external devices, such as a camcorder or VCR.
  • Page 8: Remote Control

    The performance of the remote control may be affected by bright light. 1 POWER button d Use this when connecting a (turns the TV on and off) SAMSUNG DMA (Digital Media Adapter) device through an HDMI 2 Selects the TV mode directly. interface and switching to DMA mode.
  • Page 9: Installing Batteries In The Remote Control

    Installing Batteries in the Remote Control Lift the cover at the back of the remote control upward as shown in the figure. Install two AAA size batteries. Make sure to match the ‘+’ and ‘–’ ends of the batteries with the diagram inside the compartment.
  • Page 10: Viewing The Menus

    Viewing the Menus With the power on, press the MENU button. The main menu appears on the screen. The menu’s left side has icons: Picture, Sound, Channel, Setup, Input, Application. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select one of the icons. Then press the ENTER E button to access the icon’s sub-menu.
  • Page 11: Plug & Play Feature

    Plug & Play Feature When the TV is initially powered on, basic settings proceed automatically and subsequently. Press the POWER button on the remote control. The message The Menu Plug & Play Language, Store Demo, Channels, and Time will be set. is displayed. The Menu Language, Store Demo, Channels, and Time Press the ENTER E button.
  • Page 12: Manual Store

    Manual Store ❑ Scans for a channel manually and stores it in the TV’s memory. If a channel is locked using the Child Lock function, the PIN input window appears. Digital Channel  Manual store for digital channels. • Channel: Set the Channel number using the ▲, ▼ or number (0~) buttons. •...
  • Page 13: Default Guide

    Default Guide ❑ Fine Tune Signal Information Mini Guide / Full Guide: You can decide whether to display either the Mini  Guide or the Full Guide when the GUIDE button on the remote control is : Off ► pressed. Channel List ❑...
  • Page 14: Managing Channels

    Managing Channels Using this menu, you can Add / Delete or set Favourite channels and use the Mini Guide programme guide for digital broadcasts. Default Guide : Mini Guide Select a channel in the All Channels, Added Channels ,Favourites or Channel List Programmed screen by pressing the ▲...
  • Page 15: Picture Control

    Edit Channel Name (only analogue channel)  Channels can labeled so that their call letters appear whenever the channel is selected. The names of digital broadcasting channels are automatically assigned and cannot be labeled. Edit Channel Number (only digital channel) ...
  • Page 16 The energy consumed during use can be significantly reduced if the level of brightness of the picture is reduced, and then this will reduce the overall running cost. Detailed Settings ❑ Samsung’s new TVs allow you to make even more precise picture settings than Colour : 50 previous models. See below to adjust detailed picture settings.
  • Page 17 Size  You can select the picture size which best corresponds to your viewing requirements. Press the TOOLS button to display Tools menu. You can also set the size by selecting Tools → Picture Size. • 1:: Adjusts the picture size to 16:9 appropriate for DVDs or wide broadcasting. •...
  • Page 18 Real 100Hz Demo→ Off / On  You can get a clear distinction between Real 100Hz and 50Hz, especially when watching fast moving scenes. Therefore, when seeing slow moving scenes, you will not be able to distinguish between Real 100Hz and 50Hz. Demo 100Hz works only with 50Hz signal.
  • Page 19: Viewing Picture-In-Picture

    Viewing Picture-in-Picture You can display a sub picture within the main picture of set programme or video Entertainment : Off input. In this way, you can watch the picture of set programme or video input from Energy Saving : Off any connected equipment while watching the main picture.
  • Page 20: Pc Display

    Windows and your particular video card. However, even if your actual screens look different, the same basic set-up information will apply in almost all cases. (If not, contact your computer manufacturer or Samsung Dealer.) First, click on ‘Control Panel’ on the Windows start menu.
  • Page 21: Sound Control

    Sound Control Changing the Sound Standard Mode → Standard / Music / Movie / Speech / Custom ❑ You can select the type of special sound effect to be used when watching a given broadcast. Mode : Custom ► Press the TOOLS button to display Tools menu. Equalizer You can also configure the sound mode by selecting Tools → Sound SRS TruSurround XT : Off Mode.
  • Page 22: Selecting The Sound Mode

    Auto Volume → Off / On ❑ Select Speaker : TV Speaker Sound Select : Main Each broadcasting station has its own signal conditions, and so it is not easy to adjust the volume every time the channel is changed. This feature lets you Sound Reset ►...
  • Page 23: Function Description

    Function Description Configuring the Setup Menu Child Lock → Off / On ❑ Wireless Network Setup This feature allows you to prevent unauthorized users, such as children, from Cable Network Setup watching unsuitable programmes by muting out video and audio. Child Lock : On ► Before the setup screen appears, the PIN number input screen appears. Enter your 4 digit PIN number.
  • Page 24 Preference ❑ Primary Audio Language / Secondary Audio Language / Primary Subtitle Language / Secondary Subtitle Language /  Primary Teletext Language / Secondary Teletext Language Using this feature, users can select one of the languages. The language selected here is the default when the user selects a channel.
  • Page 25: Energy Saving

    Energy Saving ❑ This feature adjusts the brightness of the TV in order to reduce power consumption. When watching TV at night, set the Energy Saving mode option to High to reduce eye fatigue as well as power consumption. Off: Turns off the energy saving function. ...
  • Page 26: Setting The Time

    Setting the Time Clock ❑ Setting the clock is necessary in order to use the various timer features of the Plug & Play Time ► The current time will appear every time you press the INFO button. Network Selection : Cable If you disconnect the power cord, you have to set the clock again.
  • Page 27: Network Connection

    Network Connection Network Connection - Cable Cable Connection for a DHCP Environment  The procedures to set up the network using Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) are described below. Since an IP address, subnet mask, gateway, and DNS are automatically allocated when DHCP is selected, you do not have to enter them manually.
  • Page 28 Connect the ‘Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter for InfoLive’ into the Wiselink terminal of the TV. You must use the ‘Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter for InfoLive’(WIS-08BG) to use a wireless network. The ‘Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter for InfoLive’ is sold separately. Contact a Samsung Electronics agent or service center for purchasing.
  • Page 29: Network Setup

    Network Selection ❑ Plug & Play Select Cable or Wireless as the method to connect to the network. Time The menu is activated only if the ‘Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter’ for Network Selection : Cable ► InfoLive’ is connected. Wireless Network Setup Cable: Connect to network using a cable.
  • Page 30 Wireless Network Setup-Auto Setup The menu is activated only if the ‘Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter for InfoLive’ is connected. (See page 28) If you connect the LAN cable and it supports DHCP, the Internet Protocol (IP) Settings are automatically configured. The wireless IP sharer to be connected to this product must support DHCP.
  • Page 31: Source List / Edit Name

    Source List / Edit Name Source List ❑ Use to select TV or other external input sources such as DVD players or Cable Box / Satellite receivers (Set-Top Box) connected to the TV. Use to select the input source of your choice. Source List TV, AV1, AV2, S-Video, Component1, Component2, PC, HDMI1, ...
  • Page 32: Wiselink Pro

    Please connect directly to the USB port of your TV. If you are using a separate cable connection, there may be a USB compatibility problem. Before connecting your device to the TV, please back up your files to prevent them from damage or loss of data. SAMSUNG is not responsible for any data file damage or data loss.
  • Page 33: Using The Wiselink Pro Function

    Using the WISELINK Pro Function This function enables you to view and listen to photo, music and/or movie files saved on a USB Mass Storage Class (MSC) device. Entering the WISELINK Pro Menu Press the MENU button. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select Application, then WISELINK Pro 851.98MB/995.00MB Free press the ENTER...
  • Page 34: Screen Display

    Screen Display Photo image_1.jpg 1File(s) Selected Month : Jan Date : Jan.01.2008 Color : Gray Composition : Folder : P-other Favourites ★ ★ ★ Preference Monthly ▲ Timeline Device Favourites Settings Select Jump Option    Currently selected file: The currently selected file is highlighted. Photo and movie files are displayed as thumbnail images. Information Window: Shows information about the currently selected file.
  • Page 35: Using And Sorting Photo List

    Using and Sorting Photo List You can sort photos in the Photo List by a particular standard. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select a sorting standard in the Photo list. Photo image_1.jpg The photos are sorted according to the newly selected sorting standard. Month : Jan Date...
  • Page 36: Viewing A Photo Or Slide Show

    Information  The photo file information including the name, the size, the resolution, the date modified and the path is displayed. You can view the information of photo files during a Slide Show using the same procedures. Alternatively, select a photo from the photo list and press the INFO button to view the information.
  • Page 37: Slide Show Option Menu

    Slide Show Option Menu Stop Slide Show / Start Slide Show  Tools You can start or stop a Slide Show. Stop Slide Show Rotate Rotate  Zoom You can rotate photos saved on a USB memory device. Slide Show Speed : Normal Background Music : Whenever you press the ◄...
  • Page 38: Using And Sorting The Music List

    Using and Sorting the Music List You can sort music files in the Music List by a particular standard. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select a sorting standard in the Music list. Music Music files are sorted according to the newly selected sorting standard. Thanks I Love You Better than yesterday...
  • Page 39: Playing A Music

    Playing a Music Playing a music file Pressing the ◄ or ► button to select a music file to be played. 7/14 00:01:15 00:05:41 Press the (Play)/ENTER button. ∂ I Love You This menu only shows files with the MP3 file extension. Files with other file extensions are not displayed, even if they are saved on the same USB device.
  • Page 40: Using And Sorting The Movie List

    Using and Sorting the Movie List You can sort movies in the Movie List by a particular standard. Movie movie_1.jpg Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select a sorting standard in the Movie list. Date : Jan.01.2008 Folder : movie-folder The movie files are sorted according to the newly selected sorting Favourites ★...
  • Page 41: Playing A Movie File

    Playing a Movie File Playing a movie fi le 00:00:48 00:23:05 Pressing the ◄ or ► button to select a movie to be played. ABC.avi Press the (Play)/ENTER button. ∂ The selected fi le is played. The selected fi le is displayed at the top with its playing time. The playing duration of a movie fi le may be displayed as ‘00:00:00’...
  • Page 42: Deleting The Photo/Music/Movie File

    Playing the selected movie files Press the ◄ or ► button to select the desired movie file in the movie list. Press the yellow button. Repeat the above operation to select multiple movie files. The cmark appears to the left of the selected movie file. Press the ∂...
  • Page 43: Picture/Music Settings Using Wiselink Pro

    Picture/Music Settings Using WISELINK Pro When watching a Slide Show or listening to music using WISELINK Pro, you can set the picture and sound. Picture Setting Press the TOOLS button during a Slide Show or while music is playing. Picture Setting Press the ▲...
  • Page 44: Wiselink Pro-Dlna

    WISELINK Pro-DLNA Setting the DLNA Network DLNA allows you to watch videos and pictures saved on your PC on your TV through a network connection in Wiselink Pro mode. This removes the need to copy them to a USB storage device and then connect the device to your TV. To use DLNA, the TV must be connected to the network and the DLNA application must be installed on your PC.
  • Page 45 Install the application  Run the Setup.exe file on the Programme CD supplied with the product. Alternatively, you can download the file from Install the SAMSUNG PC Share Manager as shown in the figures below. ► ► ► ►...
  • Page 46: Using The Dlna Application

    Using the DLNA Application The Programme Screen Layout Menus: The following application menus are provided : File, Share, Server, and Help. Click to share the selected PC server folder. Click to cancel sharing. Click to refresh the PC folder and files. Click to synchronize the share status.
  • Page 47 Share ❑ Sharing a Folder  You can share a folder from your PC to the TV. The maximum number of folders that can be shared is 32. Your PC will operate as a server to the TV. Method 1: Select a folder in My Computer, select the Share menu and then select the Share Folder sub-menu. Method : Select a folder in My Computer, right-click over the selected folder and then select Share Folder from the pop- up menu.
  • Page 48 Setting the Access Permission  To enable the TV to find your PC, the TV must be set to Set Device Policy in the Access Permission Settings window. In addition, the PC server and the TV must be on the same subnet. Method: Select the Share menu and select Set Device Policy.
  • Page 49: Using The Dlna Function

    Using the DLNA Function Using the DLNA Menu DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) enables content saved on a DLNA server WISELINK DLNA : Server (usually your PC) connected to your TV or over a network to be played. Wiselink Pro enables playing content saved on a USB memory device connected PHOTO to the TV, while DLNA enables playing content saved on a DLNA server (your PC) connected to your TV or over the network.
  • Page 50: Content Library

  • Page 51: Using The Content Library

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  • Page 52: Using Additional Content Using External Usb Memory Storage

    Gallery Living Downloading New Contents Sub Item : 2 Others ▼ ▲ New content other than the built-in contents will be provided via the Samsung. Return TV Memory Show UDN   com website with or without charge. Downloading Content ...
  • Page 53: About Anynet

    Anynet + is a function that enables you to control all connected Samsung devices that support Anynet + with your Samsung TV’s remote. The Anynet + system can be used only with Samsung devices that have the Anynet + feature. To be sure your Samsung device has this feature, check if there is an Anynet + logo on it.
  • Page 54: Setting Up Anynet

    Setting Up Anynet + Anynet + (HDMI-CEC) ❑ Tools → Anynet+(HDMI-CEC) performs the same function. WISELINK Pro Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) ► Setup  Content Library Anynet + (HDMI-CEC) → Off / On: To use the Anynet+ Function, Anynet + • InfoLive (HDMI-CEC) must be set to On. Product Guide When the Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) function is disabled, all the Anynet + related operations are deactivated.
  • Page 55: Recording

    The Anynet+ functions do not operate with other manufacturers’ products. The π, µ operations may differ depending on the device. Recording You can make a recording of a TV programme using a Samsung recorder. Press the TOOLS button. Press the ENTER E button to select Anynet+ View TV (HDMI-CEC).
  • Page 56: Listening Through A Receiver (Home Theater)

    Listening through a Receiver (Home theater) You can listen to sound through a receiver instead of the TV speaker. Press the TOOLS button. Press the ENTER E button to select Anynet+ View TV (HDMI-CEC). Device List Recording DVDR Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select Receiver. Press the ◄ or ► button to select DVDR Operation On or Off.
  • Page 57: Infolive

  • Page 58: Using The Weather Service

    Using the Weather Service 1 Press the INFO.L button on the remote control.  Press the ◄ or ► button to move to the Weather service and press the ENTER E button. Weather Move Return Set up the Region  Press the Yellow button. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select the initial letter (A~Z) of the location you want, then press the ENTER E button.
  • Page 59: Using The Stock Service

    Using the Stock Service Press the INFO.L button on the remote control. 29/7 Tue AMEX C.. 2134.37 Press the ◄ or ► button to move to the Stocks service and press the ENTER E 0:10 GMT 17.64 ▼ 0.82% Stocks Return Move button.
  • Page 60: Infolive Setup

    InfoLive Setup 1 Press the INFO.L button on the remote control.  Press the ◄ or ► button to select Setup, then press the ENTER E button. Setup Move Return  Press the ▲ or ▼ button to select the desired option. (Auto Launch, Display Timing, Font Size, Background Color, InfoLive’s Position) 4 Press the ▲...
  • Page 61: Recommendations For Use

    Recommendations for Use Teletext Feature Most television stations provide written information services via Teletext. The index page of the teletext service gives you information on how to use the service. In addition, you can select various options to suit your requirements by using the remote control buttons.
  • Page 62: Wall Mount Kit Specifications (Vesa)

    Do not use fasten the screws too strongly, this may damage the product or cause the product to fall, leading to personal injury. Samsung is not liable for these kinds of accidents. Samsung is not liable for product damage or personal injury when a non-VESA or non-specified wall mount is used or the consumer fails to follow the product installation instructions.
  • Page 63: Auto Wall-Mount Adjustment (Sold Separately)

    Auto Wall-Mount Adjustment (Sold separately) (Depending on the model) Once the auto wall mount is installed, your TV’s position can be easily adjusted. Auto Wall-Mount Rear Panel Serial Cable(1P to 1P)(Not supplied) Entering the menu Digital Text : Disable Press the ▲, ▼, ◄ or ► button on your remote control. Light Effect : Watching TV The Wall Mount Adjustment screen is displayed.
  • Page 64: Preparing Before Installing Wall- Mount On The Wall

    Install Wall Mount with the torque range of 15kgf·cm or less. Make sure that parts can be damaged if the torque is out of the specified range. Accessory Kit contains Holder–Ring [①] for installing other company’s Wall-Mount on Samsung TV. (Case B) 경고...
  • Page 65: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Before contacting the Samsung after-sales service, perform the following simple checks. If you cannot solve the problem using the instructions below, note the model and serial number of the television and contact your local dealer. No sound or picture •...
  • Page 66: Specifications

    Specifications The descriptions and characteristics in this booklet are given for information purposes only and are subject to modification without notice. Model Name PS50A50 PSA50 50 inch 63 inch Screen Size (Diagonal) 1920 x 1080 @ 60 Hz 1920 x 1080 @ 60 Hz PC Resolution (Optimum) Sound (Output) 10 W x 2...
  • Page 67: Additional Terms Of Service

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  • Page 68 upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights (“Rights”) of any party; g. upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,”...
  • Page 69 11 GENERAL PRACTICES REGARDING USE AND STORAGE You acknowledge that Yahoo! may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Service, including with out limitation the maximum number of days that email messages, message board postings or other uploaded Content will be retained by the Service, the maximum number of email messages that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service, the maximum size of any email message that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service, the maximum disk space that will be allotted on Yahoo’s servers on your behalf, and the maximum number of times (and...
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