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Program Rating Lock; Game Mode - Samsung Plasma TV User Manual

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❑ Other Features

Program Rating Lock

The Program Rating Lock feature automatically locks out programs
that are deemed inappropriate for children. The user must enter a PIN
(personal identification number) before any of the Program Rating Lock
restrictions are set up or changed.
Program Rating Lock is not available in HDMI or Component mode.
The default PIN number of a new TV set is "0-0-0-0".
■ Program Rating Lock: You can block rated TV Programs.
■ TV Parental Guidelines: You can block TV programs depending on their
rating. This function allows you to control what your children are watching.
■ MPAA Rating: You can block movies depending on their MPAA rating. The
Motion Picture Association of America(MPAA) has implemented a rating
system that provides parents or guardians with advanced information on
which films are appropriate for children.
■ Canadian English: You can block TV programs depending on their
Anglophone Canadian.
■ Canadian French: You can block TV programs depending on their French
Canadian rating.
■ Downloadable U.S. Rating: Parental restriction information can be used
while watching DTV channels.
■ Change PIN: The Change PIN screen will appear. Choose any 4 digits
for your PIN and enter it in Enter New PIN. Re-enter the same 4 digits in
Confirm New PIN. When the Change PIN screen disappears, press the
button. The TV has memorized your new PIN.
If you forget the PIN, press the remote-control buttons in the
following sequence, which resets the pin to "0-0-0-0" :
(off) →
→ 8 → 2 → 4 →
Set the menu language.
Choose between English, Español and Français.

Game Mode

When connecting to a game console such as PlayStation™ or Xbox™,
you can enjoy a more realistic gaming experience by selecting the
game menu.
Precautions and limitations for game mode
To disconnect the game console and connect another external
device, set Game Mode to Off in the setup menu.
If you display the TV menu in Game Mode, the screen shakes
Game Mode is not available when the input source is set to TV.
After connecting the game console, set Game Mode to On.
Unfortunately, you may notice reduced picture quality.
(On-Screen Text Messages)
■ Caption: You can switch the caption function on or off. If captions are not
available, they will not be displayed on the screen.
The Caption feature does not work in Component or HDMI mode.
■ Caption Mode: You can select the desired caption mode.
Default / CC1~CC4 / Text1~Text4: (analog channels only) The
Analog Caption function operates in either analog TV channel mode
or when a signal is supplied from an external device to the TV.
(Depending on the broadcasting signal, the Analog Caption function
may or may not work with digital channels.)
Default / Service1~Service6 / CC1~CC4 / Text1~Text4: (digital
channels only) The Digital Captions function works with digital
Service1~6 may not be available in digital caption mode depending
on the broadcast.
■ Digital Caption Options: (digital channels only)
Size: Options include Default, Small, Standard and Large. The
default is Standard.
Font Style: Options include Default and Styles 0 to 7. The default
is Style 0.
Foreground Color: Options include Default, White, Black, Red,
Green, Blue, Yellow, Magenta and Cyan.
You can change the color of the letter. The default is White.
Background Color: Options include Default, White, Black, Red,
Green, Blue, Yellow, Magenta and Cyan. You can change the
background color of the caption. The default is Black.
Foreground Opacity: This adjusts the opacity of text. Options
include Default, Transparent, Translucent, Solid and Flashing.
Background Opacity: This adjusts the opacity of the caption
background. Options include Default, Transparent, Translucent, Solid
and Flashing.
Return to Default: This option sets each Size, Font Style,
Foreground Color, Background Color, Foreground Opacity and
Background Opacity to its default.
Digital Caption Options are available only when Default and
Service1 ~ Service6 can be selected in Caption Mode.
The Foreground and Background cannot be set to have the same
Set so that a melody plays when the TV is turned on or off.
The Melody does not play.
When no sound is output from the TV because the
has been pressed.
When no sound is output from the TV because the volume has been
reduced to minimum with the
When the TV is turned off by Sleep Timer function.
Auto Protection Time
■ Auto Protection Time (Off / 10 min / 20 min / 40 min / 1 hour): If the
screen remains idle with a still image for a certain period of time defined
by the user, the screen saver is activated to prevent the formation of ghost
images on the screen.
Eco Solution
■ Energy Saving (Off / Low / Medium / High / Picture Off) : This adjust
the brightness of the TV in order to reduce power consumption. If you
select Picture Off, the screen is turned off, but the sound remains on.
Press any button except volume button to turn on the screen.
■ Eco Sensor (Off / On) : To enhance your power savings, the picture
settings will automatically adapt to the light in the room.
If you adjust Cell Light in the Picture menu, the Eco Sensor will
be set to Off.
Min Cell Light : When Eco Sensor is On, you can manually adjust
the minimum screen brightness.
If Eco Sensor is On, the display brightness may change (become
slightly darker or brighter) depending on the surrounding light
intensity. You can control the screen's minimum brightness with the
Min Cell Light function.
■ No Signal Power Off (Off / 15 min. / 30 min. / 60 min.): Sets how quickly
the TV switches to standby mode, if no picture is being received.
Disabled when the PC is in power saving mode.
■ Auto Power Off (Off / On): The TV will be automatically turned off when
no user operation is received for 4 hours.
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