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E-MANUAL
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Model______________ Serial No.______________

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  • Page 1 E-MANUAL Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive more complete service, please register your product at www.samsung.com/register Model______________ Serial No.______________...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Establishing a Wired Internet Connection Connecting Through DLNA Using Your Home Network Using Cat 7 LAN Cables Specifying the Name of the TV on a Network Connecting to a Wired Internet Network Automatically Connecting to a Wired Internet Network Manually...
  • Page 3 Linking Your Samsung Account to External Service Canceling a Schedule Viewing Accounts Editing a Schedule Viewing Changing and Adding Information to a Samsung Account Using the Channel List Deleting a Samsung Account from the TV Registering, Removing, and Editing Channels...
  • Page 4 108 Enjoying Rich Colors and Superior Picture Quality (BD Wise) 108 Registering the TV as a DivX-Certified Device (To Watch For Pay DivX Movies) 109 Restoring the TV to the Factory Settings 109 Using the TV as a Display Model (exclusively for retail stores)
  • Page 5 I am having trouble launching/using apps. 134 LED 5300, 5200, 5100, 6100 and 6200 series My file won't play. 134 IBM 134 MAC I want to reset the TV. 135 VESA DMT Other Issues 136 LED 4500, 4300 and 4200 series 136 IBM...
  • Page 6: Antenna Connection

    Antenna Connection If you are not connecting your TV to a cable or satellite box, you must connect an antenna or a cable outlet to the TV to receive broadcast signals. Connect a cable from an antenna or cable outlet to the ANT IN connector as shown in the diagram below.
  • Page 7: Hdmi Connection

    Some HDMI cables and devices may not be compatible with the TV due to different HDMI specifications. " This TV does not support HDMI Ethernet Channel. Ethernet is a LAN (Local Area Network) built with coaxial cables standardized by the IEEE.
  • Page 8: Component Connection

    Component Connection Refer to the diagram and connect the Component cable to the TV's component input connectors and the device's component output connectors. Make sure the cable colors match the connector colors. SOURCE Once the connection has been made, press the button to select the connected external device.
  • Page 9: Composite (a/v) Connection

    Refer to the diagram and connect the AV cable to the TV's AV input connectors and the device's AV output connectors. If you are using the TV's AV input connectors, connect the device's audio output to the TV using a Y connector.
  • Page 10: Audio Input And Output Connections

    Connecting an AV receiver to the TV via a digital audio (optical) connector lets you listen to digital audio. " Connecting a device using an optical cable does not automatically turn off the TV speakers. To turn off the TV Sound Output (Sound Speaker Settings...
  • Page 11: Audio Output Connection

    Connecting to a Computer You can connect a computer directly to the TV using an HDMI or DVI to HDMI cable and use the TV as a monitor. You can also connect the TV to a computer via your home network and access media files saved on the computer on the TV screen.
  • Page 12: Connecting Through The Hdmi Port

    Many computer graphics adaptors do not have HDMI ports, but have DVI ports instead. If your computer graphics adaptor has a DVI port, use a DVI to HDMI cable to connect the computer to the TV. For more information, refer to "Connecting With a DVI to HDMI Cable".
  • Page 13: Connecting With A Dvi To Hdmi Cable

    If the graphics adapter of your computer does not support the HDMI interface, connect the computer to the TV with a DVI (Digital Visual Interactive) to HDMI cable. Note that the DVI to HDMI connection is only supported by the HDMI (DVI) port and does not support audio signal transmission. To listen to the computer sound, connect external speakers to the computer’s audio output connector.
  • Page 14: Connecting Through Samsung Link

    Install the Samsung Link desktop software. When the installation is complete, the computer will be registered with Samsung Link. Specify a folder on the computer to connect to the TV. You can view or play the photo, video, and music files in the specified folder on the TV.
  • Page 15: Connecting To A Mobile Device

    Connecting To a Mobile Device You can connect a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet directly to the TV, or connect it to the network and display the mobile device's screen or play its content on the TV. The kinds of connections you can make are listed below.
  • Page 16: Screen Mirroring

    Wirelessly connect a mirroring-enabled mobile device to the TV and play the video and audio files stored on the device on the TV. Mirroring refers to the function that plays the video and audio files located on a mobile device on a TV and on the mobile device simultaneously.
  • Page 17 Navigate to > > have previously connected to the TV or have tried to connect to the TV and been denied. The status of the connection (Allow/Deny) is also displayed. Select a device. A pop-up appears. In the pop-up, you can select Allow connection, Deny connection, or Delete the device from the...
  • Page 18: Connecting Mobile Devices Without A Wireless Router (wi-fi Direct)

    TV. The TV automatically scans for and displays a list of available devices. The TV's name also appears on the mobile device. Select the device from the list to initiate a connection. If a connection request is made by the TV, a permission message appears on the mobile device and vice versa.
  • Page 19: Connecting Through Dlna Using Your Home Network

    Quickly access and play photo, video, and music files stored on a mobile device on the TV. Connect both the TV and the mobile device to the same router or AP. Once you connect them to a single router or AP, a home network is configured.
  • Page 20: Switching Between Video Sources

    Delete: Use to delete an external device from a source. When you delete an external device ● from a source, you erase the information the TV has stored about the device and you delete the association the device has with the source.
  • Page 21: Displaying And Using The On-screen Remote

    On-Screen Remote to enter numbers, control content playback, and use the features and functions of the TV, just like a real remote. " The On-Screen Remote buttons may vary depending on the TV features or functions you are using. Button Description Web Browser Launches the Web Browser.
  • Page 22: Controlling External Devices With The Tv Remote

    The color and design of the IR extender cable may vary depending on the model. To begin the universal remote set up process, connect the IR extender cable (included) to the TV's IR output connector as shown in the diagram. Then, position the transmitter end within 4 inches (10 cm) of the external device's remote control sensor, pointing in the direction of the sensor.
  • Page 23: Setting Up The Universal Remote Control

    > Remote Setup. The TV checks if the IR Extender cable is connected. If it confirms the connection, press the button. Select the type of device you want to control - set-top-box, Blu-ray player, or home theater. Follow the directions on the screen to complete the set up and register the device. The directions will be different, depending on the device you want to control.
  • Page 24: Universal Remote Features

    ● When set to On, the connected set-top-box turns off when you turn the TV off. " This is available only if you have selected a set-top-box in Step 3. You can only sync TV power to a set-top-box. Rename ●...
  • Page 25: Controlling The Tv With A Keyboard

    Certain models do not support USB HID class keyboards. Connecting a Keyboard Connecting a USB Keyboard Plug the keyboard cable into the TV's USB port. A connection message appears on the screen. Using the Keyboard Use the following remote features with the USB keyboard connected to the TV.
  • Page 26: Controlling The Tv With A Mouse

    Connecting a mouse makes it easy to control most of the functions on the TV. " Certain models do not support USB HID class mice. Connecting a Mouse Connecting a USB Mouse Plug the mouse cable into the TV's USB port. A connection message appears on the screen.
  • Page 27: Using The Mouse

    Using the Mouse Once a USB mouse is connected to the TV, a pointer appears on the TV's screen. You can use this pointer to control the TV in the same way you use a pointer on a computer. Selecting and Running an Item ●...
  • Page 28: Entering Text Using The On-screen Qwerty Keypad

    Entering Text Using the On-Screen QWERTY Keypad A QWERTY keypad appears when you need to enter text (entering the network password, logging into your Samsung account, etc.), allowing you to enter text using your remote control. Using Additional Functions Select on the QWERTY keyboard screen.
  • Page 29: Establishing A Wired Internet Connection

    We recommend using Cat 7 LAN cables to link your TV to the Internet Access Points. " The TV will not be able to connect to the Internet if the network speed is below 10Mbps. There are three ways to connect the TV to your Internet Access Points. Using Cat 7 cables, connect the TV to the Access Points as shown in one of the following illustrations.
  • Page 30: Connecting To A Wired Internet Network Automatically

    Network type to Wired, and then select Connect. Set the The TV attempts to connect to an available network. Once it is successful, you will see a confirmation message. Select OK. If the attempt fails, try again, or connect manually.
  • Page 31: Connecting To A Wired Internet Network Manually

    Connect You can connect your TV to the internet. Stop Select when the TV attempts to connect to the network. Once the network connection has Settings. been interrupted, select Network Settings Connection verification cancelled. Wired network connection test is stopped.
  • Page 32 Server. Repeat the process for When done, select OK. The TV attempts to connect to the network again using the settings you entered. Once it has established the connection, it displays a confirmation message. Select OK. " The network connection speed may differ depending on the DNS server settings.
  • Page 33: Establishing A Wireless Internet Connection

    Network Settings > > Connect the TV to the Internet via a wireless router. Make sure you have the wireless router's SSID (name) and password settings before attempting to connect. The password can be found on the wireless router's configuration screen.
  • Page 34: Connecting To A Wireless Internet Network Manually

    SSID (name) manually. Using the on-screen keyboard that appears, enter the password. When finished, select Done. If the selected network is not security-enabled, the TV will by-pass the on-screen keyboard and attempt to connect right away. –...
  • Page 35: Connecting To A Wireless Internet Network With Wps

    Network Settings > > If the router has a WPS push button, you can use it to connect the TV to the router automatically. WPS automatically configures the SSID and WPA key settings. ● Your router must support WPS to use the WPS functionality.
  • Page 36: Troubleshooting Internet Connectivity Issues

    Troubleshooting Internet Connectivity Issues If you are not able to connect the TV to the Internet, read the information below. Troubleshooting Wired Internet Connectivity Issues No network cable found Try Now Try Now Make sure the network cable is plugged in. If it is connected, make sure the router is turned on. If it is on, try turning if off and on again.
  • Page 37: Troubleshooting Wireless Internet Connectivity Issues

    Network setup is complete, but unable to connect to the Internet Try Now If the problem persists, contact your Internet Service Provider. Troubleshooting Wireless Internet Connectivity Issues Wireless network connection failed, Try Now Try Now Network Settings Selected wireless router not found. Go to and select the correct router.
  • Page 38: Checking The Internet Connection Status

    > Try Now Network Network Status Network Settings Wi-Fi Direct Multimedia Device Settings Screen Mirroring Device Name [TV]Samsung L… " Your TV's menu may differ from the image above, depending on the model. View the current network and Internet status.
  • Page 39: Smart Hub

    Some of the Smart Hub services are for pay services. To use a for pay service, you must have an account with the service provider or a Samsung Apps TV account. Refer to the "Using Smart Hub with a Samsung Account"...
  • Page 40: Opening The First Screen

    Opening the First Screen First Screen. Press the button while watching TV to open the First Screen, search through favorite apps, channels, or sources and access previously run or On the frequently used functions. Setting your favorite item First Screen, and move to a desired item.
  • Page 41: Moving To The Panel Screen

    SAMSUNG APPS ● You can enjoy a variety of free and for pay news, sports, weather, and gaming apps on the TV as you would on a smart phone or tablet. On TV ●...
  • Page 42: Using Smart Hub With A Samsung Account

    To create a Samsung account, you must be over 14 years old. " To create a Samsung account, you must agree to the Samsung account end user agreement and privacy policy. Otherwise, you cannot create a Samsung account. You can view the entire content of the agreement...
  • Page 43 Select an image to use to identify your account. The Account Created screen appears. Press the button. You are signed in to your Samsung account. " If you have an existing account saved on the TV, you must be logged out of the account to create new accounts on the TV.
  • Page 44: Signing In To A Samsung Account

    Creating a Samsung Account using a Facebook Account If you have a Facebook account, you can use the account to create a Samsung account. MENU Smart Hub Samsung Account. And then select Press the button on your remote, select >...
  • Page 45: Linking Your Samsung Account To External Service Accounts

    Samsung account. For example, you can download the Facebook application - which lets you access Facebook from your TV - and then link your Facebook account to your Samsung account. Logging into your Samsung account then automatically logs you into your Facebook account as well and lets you access it directly from the TV.
  • Page 46: Changing And Adding Information To A Samsung Account

    TV. The account information for any external accounts linked to the signed in account is also deleted from the TV. " Only the information for the current signed in account is deleted. Account information for all other accounts...
  • Page 47: Using The Samsung Apps Panel

    TV. The first line on the screen contains apps recommended by Samsung. These apps were automatically downloaded to your TV when you set up Smart Hub. The lines of apps below the first line contain some apps that were automatically downloaded to your TV and other apps you have selected and downloaded.
  • Page 48: Using Supported Features Via The Pop-up Menu - Downloaded Apps

    Tools menu appears displaying the following functions. Move ● Lets you relocate an app on the screen. Delete ● Lets you remove a selected app from your TV. Multi Delete ● Lets you remove multiple apps from the TV. View Details ●...
  • Page 49: Using Supported Features Via The Pop-up Menu - Recommended Apps

    " Most Popular What's new show the most popular and new Samsung apps, respectively. To view the entire app list by genre, select Categories. When the Categories screen appears, select a category icon to view the apps in that category.
  • Page 50 You can view icons for the apps saved on the USB device on the Apps screen only when the device is connected to the TV. You can use an app installed on a USB device only when the USB device is connected to the TV.
  • Page 51: Default Apps

    Web Browser is an Internet browsing app. Using Web Browser, you can surf the Internet on the TV in the same manner as you would using a PC - even while watching a TV program using PIP. Use a keyboard and mouse for a more convenient web browsing experience.
  • Page 52: Rating/reviewing An App

    On the detailed app information screen, you can rate an app or send a review to the app developer. " To rate or review an app, you must log into your Samsung account. You can only rate or review with a TV purchasing apps and games.
  • Page 53: Using Other App Features And Functions

    You can configure additional app features and functions. Setting Push Notification The Push notification function lets publishers of some apps installed on the TV send alarm messages containing news about their apps, modification information, etc. The messages are displayed on your screen as you watch TV.
  • Page 54: Using The On Tv Panel

    Usability depends on your specific model and local region. On TV displays your current program live in a small window, a list of recommended programs currently on other channels, and a list of of recommended programs that will air later. You can use these lists to change the channel and watch another program.
  • Page 55: Using Supported Features Via The Pop-up Menu

    Using Supported Features via the Pop-Up Menu Move the focus to a desired program, and then press and hold the button. The following options are available: " Available options may differ depending on the selected program. Viewing Detailed Information ● Lets you view detailed information about the program you selected.
  • Page 56: Configuring On Tv Settings

    On TV screen (the signal source, cable company provider, etc.). Follow the Instructions that appear on your TV screen when you start this function. Set Up Service Provider is only available if you have not set up Smart Hub.
  • Page 57: Using The Multimedia (playing Photos, Videos, And Music)

    Using the Multimedia (Playing Photos, Videos, and Music) " You cannot play media content if the content is not supported by the TV. For more information, refer to "Read Before Playing Photo, Video, or Music Files". " Backup important files before connecting a USB device. Samsung is not responsible for damaged or lost files.
  • Page 58: Playing Photos

    You can play photos saved on USB device. Try Now Buttons and Functions Available While Viewing Photos The TV displays the buttons below when you press the button while viewing photos from a RETURN multimedia source. The playback buttons disappear if the button is pressed.
  • Page 59: Playing Videos

    Pause or play the video. When the video is paused, you can use the following functions. The TV does not play audio when the video is paused or when you are using the Step or Slow Motion functions described below.
  • Page 60 Change the Sound Mode setting. Choose the speakers to play the audio through. Only available if you have a home Select Speakers theater or receiver connected to the TV. Choose a desired audio language. This option works only when the video supports Audio Language multi-track sound.
  • Page 61: Playing Music

    You can play Music saved on USB device. Try Now Buttons and Functions Available While Playing Music The TV displays the buttons listed below when you press the button while playing music files from RETURN a multimedia source. The playback buttons disappear if the button is pressed.
  • Page 62: Functions On The Media Content List Screen

    Functions on the Media Content List Screen On the media content list screen of a storage device, the following functions are provided. Filter ● Filters the media content so only one type of content - photo, video, or music - is displayed. Options ●...
  • Page 63: Digital Broadcast Information At A Glance

    Digital Broadcast Information at a Glance MENU Broadcasting Guide > > Try Now Try Now The Guide provides an overview of each digital channel's program lineup. You can check the program schedules and set up a Schedule Viewing. GUIDE Press the button on the remote to launch the Guide.
  • Page 64: Viewing Detailed Information

    > information and strength. " If your TV is attached to a separate, over-the-air antenna, you can use the signal strength information to adjust the antenna for increased signal strength and improved HD channel reception. " Signal information is only available for digital channels.
  • Page 65: Setting Up A Schedule Viewing

    Setting Up a Schedule Viewing Configure the TV to show a specific channel or program at a specific time and date. The icon appears next to programs that have been configured for a Schedule Viewing. " Clock (System Time > Clock).
  • Page 66: Analog Channel Schedule Viewing

    Channel field. " or Cable, the Antenna connection field displays If you only receive your TV broadcasts through or only Cable. only Highlight the Channel field, and then select it. Scroll it up or down, find the desired channel, and then select it.
  • Page 67: Canceling A Schedule Viewing

    Canceling a Schedule Viewing To cancel a specific scheduled viewing, follow these steps: MENU Broadcasting Schedule Manager. Press the button, and then select > Scheduled On the screen, select the scheduled viewing. A pop-up menu appears. Delete Select to cancel. Select Yes on the "Remove this show"...
  • Page 68: Using The Channel List

    > Try Now GUIDE Channel List Press and hold the button while watching TV to bring up the and change the channel or check programs on other digital channels. Channel List Select a channel from the to jump to it right away. To quickly scroll through the list, use the channel up/down buttons.
  • Page 69: Registering, Removing, And Editing Channels

    Registering, Removing, and Editing Channels MENU Broadcasting Edit Channel > > Try Now Remove channels from the index of channels, restore removed channels, and rename analog channels. Edit Channel screen icons indicate the following: ● : An analog channel ● : A favorite channel ●...
  • Page 70: Editing Registered Channels

    Choose as the DTV mode. Category ● Added Ch.. Channels stored in the TV are grouped into the following categories: Edit Favorites ● Designate favorite channels. For more information, refer to "Creating a Personal Favorites List". Rename Channel ● Rename analog channels. The new name can be up to 5 characters long.
  • Page 71: Program Rating Lock

    Program Rating Lock feature lets you block programs based on their ratings. This is useful for controlling what children watch on TV. Program Rating Lock does not block programs originating from external sources, such as Blu-ray players, DVD players, or USB files.
  • Page 72: Blocking Based On Canadian English Rating

    Blocking Based on Canadian English Rating Block material based on its English Canadian rating. This applies to all rated material viewed on English-Canadian TV channels. Select a lock beside one of the rating categories to block that category and all higher categories. To unblock a category, select the lock icon.
  • Page 73: Blocking Based On Canadian French Rating

    Blocking Based on Canadian French Rating Block material based on its French Canadian rating. This applies to all rated material viewed on French-Canadian TV channels. Select a lock beside one of the rating categories to block that category and all higher categories. To unblock a category, select the lock icon.
  • Page 74: Creating A Personal Favorites List

    In the popup window that appears, select the Favorites lists you want, and then select OK. " You can select more than one Favorites list. Select again. The TV has added the current channel to the Favorites list(s) you selected.
  • Page 75: Selecting From Favorite List Channels Only

    Select on the screen. The TV adds the channels you selected to the Favorites list you chose. Selecting from Favorite List Channels Only To flip through Favorite list channels only and select a channel using the channel up/down buttons: "...
  • Page 76: Editing A Favorites List

    You can use Rename only if you have registered one or more channels to at least one Favorites list. Antenna ● and Cable. Choose between Edit Channel ● Lets you manage the channels saved on the TV. For more information, refer to "Registering, Removing, and Editing Channels". Information ● View detailed information about the current program.
  • Page 77 In the selected Favorites list, choose the channels you want to rearrange. " The TV will move the channels you selected as a group and rearrange them so they are displayed one after another in their new location. Change order.
  • Page 78 Favorites list. In the popup list, select the Favorites lists you want to copy the selected channels to. When done, select OK. The TV copies the channels. Select again.
  • Page 79: Making Sports Programs More Realistic With Soccer Mode

    System Soccer Mode Soccer Mode to On. The picture and sound modes of the Go to > and then set TV are automatically optimized for sports events. " Soccer Mode Picture Mode Stadium Sound Mode to Stadium, and disables Enabling...
  • Page 80: Tv-viewing Support Features

    > > " The TV cannot control or modify DVD or Blu-ray subtitles. To control DVD or Blu-ray subtitles, use the sub- title feature of the DVD or Blu-ray player and the player's remote control. Selecting the Caption Language Try Now...
  • Page 81 Use to select the color outline of the digital captions. Return to Default ● This restores all caption display options to Default. Setting to Default applies the TV station's transmitted settings. " The foreground and background color and opacity settings cannot be the same.
  • Page 82: Enabling The Audio Guide For The Video Description

    > > Try Now Use the PIP ("Picture-In-Picture") function to watch TV in a small window within the main screen while also watching content from a DVD player, Blu-ray player, computer, or a different external device on the main screen.
  • Page 83: Scanning For Available Channels

    Automatically scans and indexes all channels received through the TV's antenna input connector. " Do not use this function if your TV is connected to a cable or satellite box. " If the TV has saved channels, Auto Program deletes the existing list, and then saves the newly scanned channels. Broadcasting Auto Program.
  • Page 84: Fine-tuning The Screen

    " INFO Press the button to view the current broadcast's audio signal information. " TOOLS Multi-Track Sound. While watching TV, press the button, and then select Fine-Tuning the Screen MENU Broadcasting Channel Settings Fine Tune > > >...
  • Page 85: Changing The Picture Mode And Adjusting The Picture Quality

    Changing the Picture Mode and Adjusting the Picture Quality Choosing the Right Picture Mode for the Viewing Environment MENU Picture Picture Mode > > Try Now The following picture modes utilize different contrast and brightness settings to provide the best viewing experience for the environment.
  • Page 86: Adjusting The Picture Quality For Each Picture Mode

    " Adjusted values are saved by the TV for the current source and picture mode, and remain in effect each time the source and picture mode is selected. Consequently, the TV can have different picture settings for...
  • Page 87: Fine-tuning Each Picture Mode (advanced Settings)

    Apply Picture Mode > > You can apply the picture quality setting that you configured for the TV to all external devices connected to the TV or to the current source only. Sources. To apply the To apply the setting to all external devices connected to the TV, select Current Source.
  • Page 88 Custom For the LED 5300, 5200, 5100, 4300 and 4200 series models, is not supported. Auto Adjusts the range of colors (the color space) that the TV can display. automatically adjusts Native the color space depending on the input signal.
  • Page 89: Adjusting The Picture For Easier Viewing (picture Options)

    HDMI Black Level ● Try Now Some external devices connected to the TV via an HDMI cable can have issues such as low black level, low contrast, and dull colors. Use HDMI Black Level to adjust the black level to compensate. "...
  • Page 90 Optimizes the picture quality for movies. Select this mode for watching movies. " This feature is only available when you are watching a TV broadcast or when the input signal is AV, Component (480i, 1080i), or HDMI (1080i). Auto Motion Plus ●...
  • Page 91: Viewing In 3d

    If there is a problem, keep other electronic devices as far away as possible from the 3D Active Glasses. The left and right 3D images may initially overlap when the TV is turned on. It takes a moment for the display to optimize and the overlapping to stop.
  • Page 92: Changing The 3d Mode

    Changing the 3D Mode MENU Picture 3D Mode > > > 3D Mode Press the button on your remote to start the 3D function, and then select under Picture > 3D. Choose from the 3D modes that appear on the screen. The supported 3D Modes may vary depending on the 3D content.
  • Page 93: Adjusting The 3d Effect

    Adjusting the 3D Effect MENU Picture > > Configure the viewpoint, depth, and other 3D settings for a custom viewing experience. " 3D Auto View All 3D effects with the exception of can only be used while watching 3D content. Adjusting the 3D Viewpoint ●...
  • Page 94: Picture Support Functions

    MENU Picture > > Try Now Watch video from an external device such as a Blu-ray player on the main screen while viewing a TV broadcast in a picture-in-picture window. Picture Select > to display the PIP settings window. The PIP settings window contains the following options: ●...
  • Page 95: Changing The Picture Size And Position

    > > Most TV programs and videos are displayed in full screen, but some programs and videos are displayed in sizes that are larger or smaller. You can change the screen size for such programs and videos so that the picture fits the screen better.
  • Page 96: Listening To Audio Only With The Screen Turned Off (picture Off)

    " Size set to Zoom1, Zoom2, Wide Fit, or Screen Fit. When the TV is tuned This option is only available with Picture Size Screen Fit. to a digital channel, the screen position cannot be adjusted if the is set to...
  • Page 97: Changing The Sound Mode And Using Sound Effects

    MENU Sound Sound Effect > > Try Now Use sound effects to alter how the TV projects sound. " Sound Mode is set to Standard. Sound effects can only be used if the " The sound effects cannot be used when you are listening to audio through external speakers.
  • Page 98: Sound Support Functions

    Listen to the TV's audio through the TV's internal speakers. Audio Out ● Listen to the TV's audio though headphones or through the speakers of a device connected to the TV via a digital optical cable. Designating the TV's Installation Type...
  • Page 99: Enabling Digital Audio Output

    When you change channels, video sources, or content, automatically adjusts the TV's volume level so that the volume level remains the same for all sources. For example, if you Auto switch from a streaming video application to a Blu-ray player or a favorite TV channel, Volume can modify the volume up to 12db to equalize the sound.
  • Page 100: Setting The Time And Using The Timer

    Time Offset > > > > Try Now If the time the TV sets automatically is incorrect, you can offset the clock in 1-hour increments by as System Time Clock Time Offset, and then offset the clock to the much as -/+ 12 hours. Select >...
  • Page 101: Setting The Clock Manually

    Time Sleep Timer > > > Try Now System This function automatically shuts off the TV after a preconfigured period of time. Select > Time Sleep Timer. You can set the timer up to 180 minutes in 30-minute increments. >...
  • Page 102 ● Select a signal source from the list. This is the source the TV will access when it turns on. If you want to use a USB device, that USB device must be connected to the TV before you start the On Timer set up.
  • Page 103 Use a USB memory stick or multi-card reader. The may not work with certain battery-powered USB devices, MP3 players, or PMPs because the TV may take too long to recognize the device. Turning Off the TV Using the Off Timer...
  • Page 104: Using The Screen Burn Protection And Energy Saving Features

    Select a time from the list. If no signal is received for the specified duration, the TV will automatically cut off the power to reduce power consumption. Auto Power Off ● Try Now If the TV remains on for four hours without any user input, the TV will automatically turn off to prevent overheating.
  • Page 105: Using The E-manual

    > > The embedded e-manual contains information about your TV's key features. " Alternatively, you can download a copy of the e-manual from Samsung's website, and read it on your computer or print it out. " Picture Mode) indicate a menu item and bold words in white (e.g.,...
  • Page 106: Accessing The Menu From The E-manual

    First Screen, and then select the Panel icon. The Panel screen Press the button to open the appears. SAMSUNG APPS screen and the highlight the e-Manual. Go to the Press and hold the button. The Tools menu appears. Update Apps Select from the Tools menu.
  • Page 107: Updating The Tv's Software

    > > Try Now View your TV’s software version and update it if necessary. The TV is set to update software automatically via the internet by default. If you don’t want to update Auto Update (Support Software Update Auto Update) to Off.
  • Page 108: Manually, Using A Usb Flash Drive

    Insert the USB flash drive into a USB port of the TV. In the TV’s menu, go to Support > Software Update > Update now. The TV searches for the software on the USB drive. When it finds the software, the Update Request pop-up appears.
  • Page 109: Enabling Automatic Software Updates

    If the TV is connected to the Internet, it can be updated via while watching the TV. When the Background upgrade completed, the update will be applied the next time the TV is used. " This option requires an Internet connection.
  • Page 110: Automatically Scanning When The Tv Is Powered On

    Auto Scan to On. This automatically Navigate to > > and then set scans the TV and connected storage media when the TV is powered on. Automatically Adding malicious code to the Blocked List MENU System Smart Security Settings Move to Isolated List automatically >...
  • Page 111: Using Other Functions

    Enter a new PIN and then enter it again to confirm it. The PIN change is complete. " If you forget your PIN, you can reset it using your remote control. With the TV turned on, press the MUTE RETURN...
  • Page 112: White Text On Black Background (high Contrast)

    On. This option changes major service Navigate to > and set screens to white text on a black background or changes the transparent TV menus to opaque so that text can be read more easily. Expanding the Smart Hub's Focus Area MENU...
  • Page 113: Enjoying Rich Colors And Superior Picture Quality

    > > Try Now To watch DivX DRM protected movies on the TV, you must register the TV as a DivX certified device. " DRM stands for Digital Rights Management and is a technical security mechanism to protect the copyright of the content provider.
  • Page 114: Restoring The Tv To The Factory Settings

    > Reset. The Security PIN entry window appears on the screen. Select > Enter the Security PIN, and then select Yes. All settings are then reset. The TV turns off and on Setup again automatically, and then displays the screen.
  • Page 115: Getting Support

    > Try Now If you need assistance with your TV, you can use this feature to let Samsung Electronics diagnose your TV remotely. You will need to read and agree to the service agreement before using this feature. A Samsung Electronics technician will then diagnose, repair, and update your TV remotely. These features are only available when your TV is connected to the Internet.
  • Page 116: How Does It Work

    > Try Now Use this option to display the address of the Samsung website, the call center phone number, your TV's model number, your TV's software version, the Smart Hub info, and other information you may need to get service support from a Samsung call agent or the Samsung website.
  • Page 117: There Is A Problem With The Picture

    TV. The Picture Test displays a high definition picture you can examine for flaws or faults. If the test picture does not appear or there is noise or distortion, the TV may have a problem. Contact Samsung’s Call Center for assistance. If the test picture is displayed properly, there may be a problem with an external device.
  • Page 118 A weak or bad quality signal can cause picture distortions. This is not an issue The picture is distorted. with the TV. Mobile phones used close to the TV (within 3.2 ft) may cause noise in analog and digital channels. If you’re using a Component connection, make sure that the Component cables are The color is wrong or connected to the correct jacks.
  • Page 119: I Can't Hear The Sound Clearly

    Sound Test, or the sound is distorted, there may be a problem with the TV. Contact Samsung’s Call Center for assistance. If the TV plays the Sound Test melody without distortion, there may be a problem with an external device. Please check the connections. If the problem persists, refer to the external device’s user manual.
  • Page 120: I Can't See 3d Images Clearly

    TV. The 3D Picture Test displays a high definition picture you can examine for flaws or faults. If the test picture does not appear or there is noise or distortion, the TV may have a problem. Contact Samsung’s Call Center for assistance. If the test picture is displayed properly, there may be a problem with an external device.
  • Page 121: There Is A Problem With The Broadcast

    The compression of the video content may cause picture distortions. This is especially true with fast moving pictures from sports programs and action The picture is distorted. movies. A weak signal can cause picture distortions. This is not a problem with the TV. My computer won't connect. The Problem Try this! The "Mode Not...
  • Page 122: I Am Having Trouble Launching/using Apps

    Resets all Smart Hub settings to their factory defaults and MENU Smart Hub Resetting Smart > > deletes all information related to Samsung accounts, linked Smart Hub Reset service accounts, Smart Hub service agreements, and Smart Hub applications.
  • Page 123: Other Issues

    The TV is hot. use. Children watching TV need constant adult supervision to prevent them from touching the TV. This heat, however, is not a defect and does not affect the TV's functionality. HD channels will have black bars on either side of the screen when displaying upscaled SD (4:3) content.
  • Page 124 The expansion and contraction of the TV's outer casing may cause a popping popping noise. noise. This does not indicate a product malfunction. The TV is safe to use. Your TV utilizes high-speed switching circuits and high levels of electrical current.
  • Page 125: Read Before Using 3d Viewing Mode

    3 seconds. ● If you lie on your side while watching TV with 3D active glasses, the picture may appear dark or may not be visible. The actual 3D effect may be experienced differently depending on the viewer.
  • Page 126 ● Some viewers may experience discomfort such as dizziness, nausea, and headaches while viewing 3D TV. If you experience any of these symptoms, stop viewing the 3D TV, remove the 3D glasses, and rest for awhile. ● Watching 3D pictures for an extended period of time may cause eye strain. If you experience any eye strain, stop viewing the 3D TV, remove the 3D glasses, and rest for awhile.
  • Page 127 Safety Precautions Please read the following safety instructions to ensure your personal safety, prevent property damage, and ensure the proper use of the product. ● Do not place the product in a location exposed to direct sunlight, heat, fire, or water. Exposure may result in a product malfunction or fire.
  • Page 128: Supported Resolutions For 3d Modes

    Computer via HDMI Cable. The optimal resolution for computers connected to the TV via an HDMI cable is 1920 x 1080. If you select another resolution, the TV may not display 3D images correctly and may not be able to display...
  • Page 129: Read Before Using Apps

    Read Before Using Apps ● Due to the product characteristics featured on the Samsung Smart Hub, as well as limitations in available content, certain features, applications, and services may not be available on all devices or in all territories. Some Smart Hub features may also require additional peripheral devices or membership fees.
  • Page 130: Read Before Using The Web Browser

    Read Before Using the Web Browser Browser. The browsing screen may differ from the one on your computer. ● Select ● The web browser is not compatible with Java applications. ● You cannot download files. If you attempt to download a file, you will receive an error message instead.
  • Page 131 (Compatible Format: Netscape-bookmarkfile- 1) ● The folder tree information is not included when importing and exporting bookmarks. ● Exporting bookmarks to a USB device connected to the TV saves the bookmarks under a folder named "Samsung SmartTV Bookmark". Clock (System Time >...
  • Page 132: Read Before Playing Photo, Video, Or Music Files

    (USB hubs are not supported.) These kinds of devices must be connected directly to the TV's USB port. The TV may not be able to recognize the USB device or read the files on the device if it is connected to the TV via a USB extension cable. Do not disconnect the USB device while transferring files.
  • Page 133: Supported External Subtitles

    Supported External Subtitles " Certain files, depending on how they were encoded, may not play on the TV. Name Format MPEG-4 Timed text .ttxt SAMI .smi SubRip .srt SubViewer .sub Micro DVD .sub or .txt SubStation Alpha .ssa Advanced SubStation Alpha .ass...
  • Page 134: Supported Image Formats And Resolutions

    Supported Image Formats and Resolutions " Certain files, depending on how they were encoded, may not play on the TV. File Extension Format Resoltuion *.jpg JPEG 15360x8640 *.jpeg *.png 4096x4096 *.bmp 4096x4096 *.mpo 15360x8640 Supported Music Formats and Codecs "...
  • Page 135: Supported Video Codecs

    Supported Video Codecs " Certain files, depending on how they were encoded, may not play on the TV. File Frame Rate Bitrate Container Video Codecs Resolution Audio Codec Format (fps) (Mbps) *.avi *.mkv Motion JPEG 640x480 *.asf *.wmv *.mp4 H.264 BP / MP / HP LPCM *.mov...
  • Page 136: Other Restrictions

    Video content does not play or does not play correctly if there is an error in the content or container. ● Sound or video may not work if they have standard bit rates/frame rates above the TV’s compatibility ratings. ●...
  • Page 137: Read After Installing The Tv

    TV. The slot has a icon next to it. To use the lock, wrap the lock cable around an object that is too heavy to carry and then thread it through the TV's lock slot. The lock is sold separately.
  • Page 138: Read Before Setting Up A Wireless Internet Connection

    Wireless Internet Precautions ● This TV supports the IEEE 802.11a/b/g /n communication protocols. Samsung recommends using IEEE 802.11n. Video files stored on a device connected to the TV via DLNA may not play back smoothly. ● To use wireless Internet, the TV must be connected to a wireless router or modem. If the wireless router supports DHCP, the TV can use a DHCP or static IP address to connect to the wireless network.
  • Page 139: Read Before Connecting A Computer (supported Resolutions)

    LED 5300, 5200, 5100, 6100 and 6200 series When you connect your TV to a computer, set the computer's video card to one of the standard resolutions listed in the tables below or on the next page. The TV will automatically adjust to the resolution you choose.
  • Page 140: Vesa Dmt

    VESA DMT Horizontal Vertical Polarity Resolution Clock Frequency Frequency Frequency Display Format (Horizontal/ (DotsxLines) (MHz) Vertical) (KHz) (Hz) 640x480 60Hz 31.469 59.940 25.175 640x480 72Hz 37.861 72.809 31.500 640x480 75Hz 37.500 75.000 31.500 800x600 60Hz 37.879 60.317 40.000 800x600 72Hz 48.077 72.188 50.000...
  • Page 141: Led 4500, 4300 And 4200 Series

    After connecting a computer to the TV, set the screen resolution for the TV on the computer. The optimal resolution is 1366 x 768 @ 60 Hz. If it is set to any other than in the table below, the TV may display nothing.
  • Page 142: Supported Resolutions For Video Signals

    Supported Resolutions for Video Signals CEA-861 Horizontal Vertical Polarity Resolution Clock Frequency Display Frequency Frequency (Horizontal/ Format (DotsxLines) (MHz) Vertical) (KHz) (Hz) 720(1440)x480i 60Hz 15.734 59.940 27.000 720(1440)x576i 50Hz 15.625 50.000 27.000 720x480 60Hz 31.469 59.940 27.000 720x576 50Hz 31.250 50.000 27.000 1280x720...
  • Page 143: License

    License DivX Certified® to play DivX® video up to HD 1080p, including premium content. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation. This is an official DivX Certified® device that has passed rigorous testing to verify that it plays DivX video. Visit divx. com for more information and software tools to convert your files into DivX videos.
  • Page 144 HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries. Open Source License Notice Open Source used in this product can be found on the following webpage. (http://opensource.samsung.com) Open Source License Notice is written only English. This license is may not be supported depending on the country or model.
  • Page 145: Glossary

    Connecting the TV's DVI connector to a computer's DVI connector via an HDMI-to-DVI cable lets you use the TV as a computer monitor. However, HDMI-to-DVI cables deliver video signals only. You must connect a set of speakers to the computer using a separate cable to hear the computer's audio.
  • Page 146 (Y) and two color signals (Pb and Pr). The connector is marked as [Component IN]_(Pr, Pb, Y) on the back of the TV. On some devices, it is sometimes marked as Cr, Cb, Y. Cb and Cr are the digital conversions of the Pb and Pr signals.

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