Organization of the Guide and Notations in the Guide Using Each Guide The guides for this projector are organized as shown below. Safety Instructions/Support and Service Guide Contains information on using the projector safely, as well as a support and service guide, troubleshooting check lists, and so on.
Organization of the Guide and Notations in the Guide Notations Used in This Guide Safety Indications The documentation and the projector use graphical symbols to show how to use the projector safely. The following shows the symbols and their meanings. Please understand and respect these caution symbols in order to avoid injury to persons or property.
AA size alkaline batteries (x2) p.21 3D Glasses Pack p.41 WirelessHD Transmitter Pack (EH-TW6000W only) p.53 See the documentation supplied with the 3D Glasses for more information on the 3D Glasses pack. The HDMI cable is two meters long. Guides Cable clamps (x2) p.11...
Correcting Keystone Distortion ... . . 26 Conforms to Wireless Transmissions for the WirelessHD Standards (EH-TW6000W only) ..8 Correct automatically (Auto V-Keystone) ..26 Other Useful Functions .
Playing Back Image Data (Slideshow) Problems with WirelessHD (EH-TW6000W ........51 only) .
Contents Lamp replacement period ....79 Replacing Consumables ....80 Replacing the air filter .
Introduction Projector Features Dynamic 3D Display Enjoy 3D contents on Blu-ray and images filmed with a 3D camera through a stunning projection display. p.41 You need 3D Glasses to view 3D images. p.41 Selecting Modes to Match what you are Watching (Color Mode) By simply selecting the Color Mode, you can project the optimum image to suit your surroundings.
Introduction Conforms to Wireless Transmissions for the WirelessHD Standards (EH-TW6000W only) The projector can wirelessly receive data and control signals for images and audio from WirelessHD compatible devices. Because devices do not need to be connected directly to the projector via a cable, they can be setup wherever you like.
Introduction Part Names and Functions Front/Top Name Function a Lamp cover Open when replacing the projector's lamp. p.81 b Air exhaust vent Exhaust vent for air used to cool the projector internally. Caution While projecting, do not put your face or hands near the air exhaust vent, and do not place objects that may become warped or damaged by heat near the vent.
Introduction Control Panel Buttons/Indicators Function Detects the brightness of the room. When Color Mode is set to "Auto", the optimum image quality is set according to the brightness detected by the sen- Brightness sensor sor. p.29 Flashes to indicate warm-up in progress or cool-down in progress. Shows the projector's status through a combination of other indicators lit and flashing.
Introduction Rear Name Function a Speaker The projector's built-in speaker. Outputs audio. Set Inverse Audio to On to use the built-in speaker when the projector is suspended from a ceiling. Settings - Audio - Inverse Audio p.61 b Power inlet Connects the power cable.
Introduction Base Name Function a Ceiling mount fixing Attach the optional ceiling mount here when suspending the projector from a ceiling. p.84 points (four points) b Front adjustable foot When setup on a surface such as a table, extend the foot to adjust the height. p.26...
Introduction Remote Control Button Function Turns the projector on. p.22 Turns the projector off. p.23 The remote control buttons light up for ap- proximately 10 seconds. This is useful when operating the remote control in the dark. Changes to the image from each input port. p.23 button is only available for EH- TW6000W.
Introduction Button Function Displays and closes the configuration menu. On the configuration menu, you can make adjustments and settings for Signal, Image, Input Signal, and so on. p.56 Return to the previous menu level when a menu is displayed. p.56 Sets Auto Iris.
Introduction Appearance Units: mm Center of lens Distance from center of lens to suspension bracket fixing point...
Preparing Setting Up Various Projection Methods Warning • A special method of installation is required when suspending the projector from a ceiling (ceiling mount). If it is not installed correctly, it could fall causing an accident and injury. • If you use adhesives, lubricants, or oil on ceiling mount fixing points to prevent screws from loosening, or if you use things such as lubricants or oils on the projector, the projector case may crack causing it to fall from its ceiling mount.
Preparing Adjusting the Projection Size The size of the projection increases as the projector is moved away from the screen. Use the table below to setup the projector at the optimum position from the screen. The values given here are for your reference only. Distance from the center of the lens to the base of the projection screen Unit: cm 16:9 Screen Size...
Preparing Connecting to Devices Attention • Turn off the equipment you want to connect before connecting. If the equipment is on when you connect, it could cause a malfunction. • Check the shape of the cable's connector and the shape of the port, and then connect. If you force a connector of a different shape into the port, it could cause damage and a malfunction to occur.
Preparing Connecting to a Computer To project images from a computer, connect the computer using one of the following methods. When using a computer cable For audio connections, make sure you use an audio cable labeled "No resistance" to connect the 2RCA stereo mini-plug.
• Use a USB cable less than 3 m in length. If the cable exceeds 3 m, slideshow may not function correctly. Connecting WirelessHD devices (EH-TW6000W only) The projector receives transmissions from the WirelessHD Transmitter, and projects the images. p.53...
Preparing Preparing the Remote Control Installing the Remote Control Batteries Attention • Check the positions of the (+) and (-) marks inside the battery holder to ensure the batteries are inserted the correct way. • You cannot use other batteries except for the AA size manganese or alkaline. Remove the battery cover.
Basic Operations Starting and Ending Projection Turning on the Projector and Projecting Connect the power cable. Turn the power on. Connect using the power cable supplied. Remote control Control panel Remove the lens cover. When Direct Power On is set to On, you can start projecting by simply connecting the power cable to the projector without...
Basic Operations If the Target Image is not Projected If the image is not projected, you can change the source using one of the following methods. Remote control Control panel Press the button for the target port. Press the button and select the target port. Press the button to confirm the selection.
Basic Operations Reattach the lens cover.
Basic Operations Adjusting the Projection Screen Displaying the Test Pattern When adjusting the zoom/focus or the projection position just after setting up the projector, you can display a test pattern instead of connecting video equipment. Press the button on the remote control to display the test pattern. Press the button to close the test pattern, or select Exit.
Basic Operations Adjusting the Projector's Tilt If the projection screen is tilted (the left and right sides of the projector are at different heights) when the projector is setup on a table, adjust the front foot so that both sides are level with each other. Correcting Keystone Distortion You can correct keystone distortion using one of the following methods.
Basic Operations You can make effective corrections within a projection angle of 30° left to right. If you want to use the H-Keystone Adjuster, set H-Keystone Adjuster to On. Settings - Keystone - H-Keystone Adjuster p.61 Correct manually (H/V-Keystone) You can use the buttons on the control panel to correct keystone distortion.
Basic Operations Adjusting the Volume You can adjust the volume by using the buttons on the remote control or the buttons on the projector's control panel. Remote control Control panel • You can also adjust the volume from the configuration menu. Settings - Audio p.61 •...
Adjusting the Image Basic Settings for Image Selecting the Projection Quality (Color Mode) You can obtain the optimum image quality to suit your surroundings when projecting. The brightness of the image varies depending on the mode selected. Press the button. You can make settings from the configuration menu.
Adjusting the Image Choices when projecting 2D images Mode Application Auto Sets the color mode automatically according to the surroundings. Dynamic Ideal for use in a bright room. This is the brightest mode, and reproduces shadow tones well. Living Room Ideal for use in a bright room.
Adjusting the Image Aspect Ratio of In- Setting Name (Aspect Ratio) put Image Normal Full Zoom Wide 4:3 Images 16:9 Images and Images Recorded Using Squeeze Letterbox Im- *1*2 ages Notes Matches the vertical Uses the entire pro- Retains the aspect Displays the vertical size of the projection jection panel.
Adjusting the Image Absolute Color Adjustments Adjusting Hue, Saturation, and Brightness You can adjust the hue, saturation, and brightness for each of the R (red), G (green), B (blue), C (cyan), M (magenta), and Y (yellow) colors. Adjusts the overall color of the image to be blue, green, or red. Adjusts the overall vividness of the image.
Adjusting the Image Adjusting the Gamma You can adjust slight coloration differences that may occur due to the device being used when the image is displayed. You can use one of the following three methods selected from the configuration menu. Setting Method Menu Settings Select and adjust the correc-...
Adjusting the Image Adjust using the gamma adjustment graph Make adjustments while viewing the gamma adjustment graph for the image being projected. Use the buttons to Use the buttons to select the adjust the brightness, and then press part you want to adjust from the button to confirm the graph.
Adjusting the Image Press the button to return the adjustments to their default values. Skin Tone You can adjust the skin tone. Make adjustments if the skin tone is too red or too green and so on. The menu is displayed in the following order. Image - Skin Tone Use the buttons to make adjustments.
Adjusting the Image Detailed Image Adjustments Adjusting the Sharpness You can make the image clearer. It cannot be adjusted when a computer image signal is being input. Thin Line Enhancement Details such as hair and patterns on clothing are enhanced. Thick Line Enhancement Rough parts such as outlines for entire subjects or the background are enhanced, making the overall image clearer.
Adjusting the Image Press the button. Use the buttons to select the item, and then press the Remote control Control panel button to confirm the selection. The configuration menu is displayed. Press the button to close the Select Image - Auto Iris. menu.
Progressive, 2-2 Pull-down, Motion Detection Signal p.58 Advanced Noise Reduction, Setup Level, EPSON Super White, Overscan, HDMI Video Range Saving a Memory You can register a memory when Color Mode is set to anything except Auto. Make settings that you want to save to...
Adjusting the Image Loading a Memory Press the button, and then select Load Memory. The Load Memory screen is displayed. Select the target memory name. • The color mode saved to the memory is displayed on the right. • Depending on the input signal, part of the loaded memory item may not be applied to the projected image.
Adjusting the Image Enter a name. Use the buttons to select a character, and then press the button to con- firm the selection. Enter up to 12 characters. When you have finished entering the name, se- lect Finish. The memory name is changed.
Useful Functions Enjoying 3D Images Watching 3D Images When 3D data is received from the HDMI1, HDMI2, or WirelessHD (EH-TW6000W only) source, the image is automatically projected in 3D. The following 3D formats are supported. • Frame Packing • Side by Side •...
Useful Functions Projecting 3D images Connect an AV device capable of Turn on the AV device and the playing 3D images to the projector. projector, and then press the button. If the 3D image is projected automatically, you do not need to press any buttons. •...
Useful Functions Viewing Area for 3D Images The projector is equipped with an internal 3D emitter that synchronizes with your 3D Glasses to view 3D images. This allows you to view 3D images within the range shown in the figure below. Use the optional External 3D IR emitter if you cannot view the 3D image normally or if you are in a particularly spacious room.
Useful Functions Caution About the 3D Glasses • Do not drop or press too forcefully on the 3D Glasses. If the glass sections and so on are broken, an injury could occur. Store the glasses in the soft glasses case supplied.
Useful Functions Caution Watching 3D Images • If your eyes feel fatigued or uncomfortable when viewing 3D images, stop viewing immediately. Continuing to view the 3D images could cause you to feel unwell. • When viewing 3D images be sure to always wear 3D Glasses. Do not attempt to view 3D images without 3D Glasses.
Useful Functions Caution Lithium Coin Batteries • Only CR2032 lithium coin batteries can be used by this device. Do not attempt to use any other type of batteries. If the batteries are inversed by mistake, they could explode or leak, causing a fire, injury, or damaging the surroundings.
Component Video HDMI1 HDMI2 WirelessHD Component Video EH-TW6000W only Projecting on a Split Screen Starting split screen display Press the button on the remote control while the projector is projecting. The input image is displayed as a split screen. The image which was being displayed is projected on the left, and the image specified in Source from the Split Screen Setup menu is projected on the right.
Useful Functions Changing the split screen settings You can change the source and the display size used for split screen display from the Split Screen Setup menu. Press the button during split Make settings for each of the screen projection. displayed functions.
Useful Functions HDMI Link HDMI Link Function When an AV device that meets the HDMI CEC standards is connected to the projector's HDMI port, you can perform linked operations such as linked power on and volume adjustment for the AV system from one remote control.
Even when using the WirelessHD Transmitter with Power On Link set to Device -> PJ or Bidirectional, if WirelessHD is set to On, this projector also turns on when the AV device connected to the WirelessHD Transmitter is turned on (EH-TW6000W only). Settings-HDMI Link-Power On Link p.61...
Useful Functions Playing Back Image Data (Slideshow) Compatible Data The following types of files stored on USB storage devices such as USB memories, digital cameras, and so on that are connected to the projector's USB port can be displayed as a slideshow. Slideshow compatible file types File Type (Extension) Notes...
Useful Functions Display Settings for Image Files and Slideshow Operation Settings You can set the file display order and slideshow operations on the option screen. Use the buttons to position the cursor over the folder where you want to set display conditions, and then press the button.
Useful Functions Connecting with WirelessHD (EH-TW6000W Only) Installing and Connecting the WirelessHD Transmitter You can use the included WirelessHD Transmitter to wirelessly receive image and sound data as well as control signals. This eliminates the need to connect any cables to the projector, which is convenient when you are unable to place the projector near your AV devices.
Useful Functions Reconnecting If the projector cannot project images from the WirelessHD Transmitter, follow the steps below to reconnect. Setup the WirelessHD Transmitter Approximately 10 seconds after close to the projector. p.55 turning on the projector, press the [Setup] button on the transmitter. Check that there are no other projectors operating in the area.
Useful Functions WirelessHD Transmission Range The following shows the communication transmission range for the WirelessHD. Horizontal direction Vertical direction (placed on a table and so on) Vertical direction (suspended from a ceiling) • The wireless transmission range varies depending on the placement and material of the surrounding furniture and walls.
Configuration Menu Configuration Menu Functions Configuration Menu Operations On the configuration menu, you can make adjustments and settings for Signal, Image, Input Signal, and so on. Press the button. Use the buttons to select the sub menu on the right, and Remote control Control panel then press the...
Configuration Menu For items adjusted using an adjustment bar, such as the brightness level, you can press the button while the adjustment screen is displayed to return the adjustment value to its default value. Configuration Menu Table If there is no image signal being input, you cannot adjust items related to the image or signal in the configuration menu.
Configuration Menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation Power Con- Normal, ECO You can set the lamp brightness to one of two settings. sumption Select ECO if the images being projected are too bright. When ECO is selected, pow- er consumption during projection decrea- ses, and fan rotation noise is reduced.
Configuration Menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation *2 *3 Sync. 0 to 31 Adjusts computer images when flickering, fuzzi- ness, or interference appear in the images. • Adjusting the Brightness, Contrast, or Sharp- ness may cause flickering or blurriness. • Adjusting the synchronization after adjusting tracking allows for more accurate adjustments.
HDMI1 or HDMI2 ports, or from WirelessHD. This may be automatically set to Off or 8% depending on the input signal. HDMI Video Auto, Normal, Ex- (This can only be set when EPSON Super *1 *2 Range panded White is set to Off.)
Configuration Menu Settings menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation Keystone H/V-Keystone V-Keystone -60 to 60 Performs vertical keystone correc- tion. p.27 H-Keystone -60 to 60 Performs horizontal keystone cor- rection. p.27 Auto V-Keystone On, Off Enables or disables Auto V-Key- stone. p.26 H-Keystone Adjuster On, Off Enables or disables H-Keystone...
Configuration Menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation WirelessHD Device Connections Displays a list of available Wireless HD devices that can be connected. WirelessHD On, Off Enables or disables the WirelessHD function. Reception Displays the reception. Rename Device Name Device1 to Device9 Allows you to change the names of devices displayed in Device Con- nections.
Starts split screen display. p.47 Split Screen Reset Yes, No Resets all Settings to their default settings. Only EH-TW6000W is displayed. Extended menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation Operation Direct Power On On, Off You can set up the projector so that projection starts as soon as the power cable is plugged in without any button operations.
Configuration Menu Function Menu/Settings Explanation Display Menu Position Sets the position where the menu should be dis- played. Menu Color Color 1, Color 2 Selects the color for the top menu. • Color 1: Black • Color 2: Blue Messages On, Off Sets whether or not to display the following mes- sages (On or Off).
Configuration Menu Info menu Function Explanation Lamp Hours Displays the cumulative lamp operating time. Source Displays the source name for the connected equipment currently being projec- ted. Input Signal Displays the content of Input Signal set in the Signal menu according to the source.
Swap Screens Changes the left and right screens. p.48 Audio Source Auto, Screen Left, Screen Right Selects which screen's audio to out- put from the projector's built-in speaker. p.48 Exit Split Screen Exits split screen display. p.48 Only EH-TW6000W is displayed.
If the air filter is clogged, clean it. s p.77 The projector has malfunctioned. Internal Error Remove the power plug from the electrical outlet, and contact Epson your local dealer or the nearest Epson repair center. Projector Contact List (red) Fan Error Sensor Error (red)
If turning the power back on does not clear the problem, stop using the projector and remove the power plug from the elec- trical outlet. Contact your local dealer or the nearest Epson repair Epson Projector Contact List center. s...
Troubleshooting Indicators Status Remedy Projection in pro- The projector is operating normally. gress (blue) • Under normal operating conditions, the indicators are off. • When the Illumination function is set to Off, all indicators are off under normal projection conditions. Extended - Operation - Illumination p.63 When the Indicators Provide No Help...
Troubleshooting Problems relating to images No images appear Check Remedy Is the projector turned on? Press the button on the remote control or the button on the control panel. Is the power cable connected? Connect the power cable. Are the indicators switched off? Disconnect and then reconnect the projector's power cable.
Troubleshooting The message "Not supported" is displayed Check Remedy Is the image signal format setting correct? When Video is input If nothing is projected even when Video Signal is set to Auto from the configuration menu, set the signal that matches the connected device.
Troubleshooting Check Remedy Has condensation formed on the lens? If the projector is suddenly taken from a cold environment to a warm environment, or if sudden ambient temperature changes occur, condensation may form on the surface of the lens, and this may cause the images to appear fuzzy.
Troubleshooting Image colors are not right Check Remedy Is the image signal format setting correct? When Video is input If nothing is projected even when Video Signal is set to Auto from the configuration menu, set the signal that matches the connected device.
If the problem continues, stop using the projector, remove the power plug from the electrical outlet, and contact your local dealer or the nearest projector information Epson Projector Contact List center. Problems with the remote control The remote control does not respond...
If the connected device does not meet the HDMI CEC standards, CEC standards? it is not displayed. See the documentation and so on supplied with the connected device for more information. Problems with WirelessHD (EH-TW6000W only) Cannot project WirelessHD images Check Remedy...
Troubleshooting Check Remedy Is WirelessHD set to Off? When WirelessHD is set to Off from the configuration menu, projection is not possible for WirelessHD input signals. Set Wire- lessHD to On, and then press the button. Settings - WirelessHD p.61 Are signals being received within the Wire- Check the range within which the WirelessHD's transceiver can lessHD transmission range?
Maintenance Maintenance Cleaning the Parts You should clean the projector if it becomes dirty or if the quality of projected images starts to deteriorate. Warning Do not use sprays that contain flammable gas to remove dirt and dust from the projector's lens, air filter, and so on.
Maintenance Hold the air filter with the surface Install the air filter into the air filter facing down and tap it 4 or 5 times to cover. remove the dust. Insert the protruding section of the air filter into the hole in the cover, and then press it Turn it over and tap the other side in the in firmly.
Lamp replacement period • The following message is displayed when projection starts "It is time to replace your lamp. Please contact your Epson projector reseller or visit www.epson.com to purchase." • The projected image gets darker or starts to deteriorate.
Maintenance Replacing Consumables Replacing the air filter Dispose of used air filters in accordance with your local laws and regulations. Material: Polypropylene Press the button on the remote Install the new air filter into the air filter control or the control panel to turn off cover.
Maintenance Replacing the lamp Warning When replacing the lamp because it has stopped illuminating, there is a possibility that the lamp may be broken. If replacing the lamp of a projector that has been suspended from the ceiling, you should always assume that the lamp is cracked, and remove the lamp cover with care.
Maintenance Tighten the lamp fixing screw. Tighten the lamp cover fixing screw. Install the lamp cover. Slide the cover back into place. Warning Do not disassemble or remodel the lamp. Caution • Make sure you install the lamp and lamp cover securely. If they are not installed correctly, the power does not turn on.
Maintenance Select Reset - Reset Lamp Hours. Use the buttons to select Yes, and then press the button to A reset confirmation message is displayed. execute. The lamp hours are reset.
Appendix Optional Accessories and Consumables The following optional accessories/consumables are available for purchase if required. This list of optional accessories/consumables is current as of: 2011.7. Details of accessories are subject to change without notice. Varies depending on country of purchase. Optional Items Name Model No.
Appendix Supported Resolutions Component Video Signal Refresh Rate (Hz) Resolution (dots) SDTV (480i) 720 x 480 SDTV (576i) 720 x 576 SDTV (480p) 720 x 480 SDTV (576p) 720 x 576 HDTV (720p) 50/60 1280 x 720 HDTV (1080i) 50/60 1920 x 1080 HDTV (1080p) 50/60...
Appendix HDMI1/HDMI2 Input Signal Signal Refresh Rate (Hz) Resolution (dots) 640 x 480 SDTV (480i) 720 x 480 SDTV (576i) 720 x 576 SDTV (480p) 720 x 480 SDTV (576p) 720 x 576 HDTV (720p) 50/60 1280 x 720 HDTV (1080i) 50/60 1920 x 1080 HDTV (1080p)
+5 to 35°C (No condensation) Operating temperature Storage temperature -10 to +60°C (No condensation) Mass Approx. 6.2 kg (EH-TW6000W), Approx. 6.0 kg (EH-TW6000/EH- TW5900) Connectors Component port x 1, 3RCA pin jack PC port x 1, Mini D-Sub15-pin (female) blue...
Appendix Обладнання відповідає вимогам Технічного регламенту обмеження використання деяких небезпечних речовин в електричному та електронному обладнанні. Angle of tilt If you use the projector tilted at an angle of more than 10° it could be damaged or cause an accident. RS-232C Cable layouts •...
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Appendix Glossary This section briefly explains the difficult terms that are not explained in context in the text of this guide. For details, refer to other commercially available publications. HDCP is an abbreviation for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection. It is used to pre- HDCP vent illegal copying and protect copyrights by encrypting digital signals sent over DVI and HDMI ports.
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3D IR emitter ........... 58 Displaying the test pattern ......25 3D settings ............58 3D viewing notice ......... 58 EPSON Super White ........60 Erase device name ........62 Abs. Color Temp..........57 Erase memory .......... 39, 64 Adjusting RGB ..........
Index Input signal ..........64, 65 Inverse 3D Glasses ......... 58 Reception ............62 Inverse audio ........... 61 Refresh rate ............65 Remote control ........13, 21 Rename device name ........62 Keystone ............ 26, 61 Rename memory ........... 64 Keystone distortion ........
Index Tracking ............58 Transmission range ........55 USB ..............51 User button ............63 Video port ............18 Video signal ..........64, 65 Viewing area ............ 43 V-Keystone ............61 Volume ............28, 61 Wide ..............30 WirelessHD ..........53, 62 Zoom ..............