To switch off EasyLink completely . . .
1. Press and select Setup and press OK.
2. Select TV settings > General settings > EasyLink, and
3. Select Off and press OK.
4. Press , repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu.
EasyLink Remote Control
If you want devices to communicate but you don't want to
operate them with the TV remote control, you can switch off
EasyLink remote control separately.
In the EasyLink settings menu, select EasyLink remote control
and select Off.
Pixel Plus Link
Some devices, a DVD or Blu-ray Disc player, might have their
own picture quality processing. To avoid bad picture quality
caused by interference with the TV processing, the picture
processing of these devices should be disabled. The TV comes
with Pixel Plus Link switched on and disables the picture quality
processing of recent Philips devices connected to the TV.
To switch off Pixel Plus Link, in the EasyLink settings menu,
select Pixel Plus Link and select Off.
Auto subtitle shift
If you play a DVD or Blu-ray Disc on a Philips disc player that
supports subtitles, the TV can move the subtitles upwards.
Subtitles will be visible whatever Picture format you select. The
TV comes with Auto subtitle shift switched on.
To switch off Auto subtitle shift, in the EasyLink settings menu,
select Auto subtitle shift and select Off.
Auto switch off devices
You can set the TV to switch off the connecting HDMI-CEC
compliant devices if they are not the active source. The TV
switches the connected device to standby after 10 minutes of
Set-top box - STB
Use 2 antenna cables to connect the antenna to the Set-top box
(a digital receiver) and the TV.
Next to the antenna connections, add an HDMI cable to
connect the Set-top box to the TV.
Alternatively, you can use a SCART cable if the Set-top box has
no HDMI connection.
Switch off timer
Switch off this automatic timer, if you only use the remote
control of the Set-top box. Do this to prevent the TV from
switching off automatically after a 4 hour period without a key
press on the remote control of the TV.
To switch off the Switch off timer, press and select Setup and
Select TV settings > General settings > Switch off timer and set
the slider bar to Off.
Home Theatre System - HTS
Use an HDMI cable to connect a Home Theatre System (HTS)
to the TV. You can connect a Philips Soundbar or an HTS with a
built-in disc player.
Alternatively, you can use a SCART cable if the device has no
If your Home Theatre System has an HDMI ARC connection,
you can use any HDMI connection on the TV to connect. With
HDMI ARC, you do not need to connect the extra audio cable.
The HDMI ARC connection combines both signals.
All HDMI connections on the TV can offer the Audio Return