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JVC 1203TNH-II-IM User Manual

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  • Page 1

    Staple your sales receipt or invoice to the inside cover of this guide. Keep this user’s guide in a convenient place for future reference. Keep the carton and original packaging for future use. Model Number: Serial Number: For Model: LT-26WX84 Illustration of LT-26WX84 and RM-C13G LCT1476-003A-A 1203TNH-II-IM...

  • Page 2: Important Safety Precautions

    5. In the event of trouble, unplug the unit and call a service technician. Do not attempt to repair it yourself or remove the rear cover. Changes or modifications not approved by JVC could void the warranty. * When you don’t use this TV set for a long period of time, be sure to disconnect both the power plug from the AC outlet and antenna for your safety.

  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    When a cart is used, use caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over. ® • As an “ENERGY STAR ” partner, JVC has determined that this product or product model meets the ® “ENERGY STAR ” guidelines for energy efficiency.

  • Page 4: Warnings

    13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time. 14) Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.

  • Page 5

    Warnings (Continued...) Caring for the Screen The screen is treated with an electrostatic-proof coating. When it gets dirty, wipe it gently with a soft cloth. Do not apply alcohol, organic solvents (like acetone), acidic or alkaline cleansers to the screen. These will remove the coating layer and cause discolorations.

  • Page 6: How To Remove The Stand

    How to remove the stand NOTE: Only JVC’s 26” LCD TV Receiver model is compatible with JVC’s adapter TS-C180B4. Use only with Premier Mounts Co.’s PRF-100 or SOAD MOUNTING systems that are UL approved for use with model LT-26WX84.

  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Important Safety Precautions . . 2 Warnings ... . . 4 Quick Setup ... 8 Unpacking your TV ... . 8 TV Model .

  • Page 8: Quick Setup

    Quick Setup Thank you for your purchase of a JVC LCD Flat Television. Before you begin setting up your new television, please check to make sure you have all of the following items. In addition to this guide, your television box should include:...

  • Page 9: Tv Model

    Quick Setup NOTE: Before you connect your television to another device, please refer to the proper diagrams for your specific TV and remote. These will help assist you in understanding how to connect your television to another device, as well as use the remote to set up your television.

  • Page 10: Tv Remote Control

    Quick Setup Notes: • This television model has three video inputs, therefore the INPUT 4 (V4) button on your remote control will have no effect. • For information on remote control buttons, see pages 47 - 55. TV Remote Control POWER TV CATV VCR DVD ASPECT...

  • Page 11: Getting Started

    Quick Setup Getting Started These quick setup pages will provide you, in three easy steps, with the basic information you need to begin using your new television right away. If you have questions, or for more detailed information on any of these steps, please consult other sections of this manual.

  • Page 12: The Remote Control

    CH –. The channels will zip by at a rate of five channels per second. The right and left buttons will turn the volume up or down. These buttons are also marked with four arrows and are used with JVC’s onscreen menu system. To use the onscreen menus, press the M Basic Operation Turn the television on and off by pressing the P of the remote.

  • Page 13: Connecting Your Devices

    Quick Setup Step 3 - Connecting your devices Remove the terminal cover There are connection terminals behind the covers on the left and right in the back of the TV. Remove these two covers before connecting an antenna or other devices. The covers can be removed by removing the hook at the bottom and then pull out while slightly lifting.

  • Page 14

    Quick Setup Diagram #1 Cable or Antenna Output Cable Box Note: • If you do not have a cable box, connect the cable wire from the wall outlet into the back of the TV. Diagram #2 Cable or Antenna Output Coaxial Cable Cable Box Two-Way...

  • Page 15

    Quick Setup Notes: • Green, blue and red are the most common colors for DVD cables. Some models may vary colors. Please consult the user’s manual for your DVD player for more information. • Be careful not to confuse the red DVD cable with the red audio cable. It is best to complete one set of connections (DVD or audio output) before starting the other to avoid accidentally switching the cables.

  • Page 16: Connecting To A Camcorder

    Quick Setup Connecting to a Camcorder You can connect a camcorder to you televison by using the input jacks located on the back of the television. CAMCORDER 1) Connect a yellow composite cable from the camcorder VIDEO OUT, into the VIDEO IN on the back of the TV, OR connect an S-Video cable from the camcorder to the back of the TV.

  • Page 17: Connecting To An External Amplifier

    Quick Setup Connecting to an External Amplifier IN P U T S -V ID E TV Rear Panel V ID E O OV ER V ID E O A U D IO IN P U T S -V ID E V ID E O OV ER V ID E O...

  • Page 18

    Quick Setup Connecting to a Digital TV Receiver w/HDCP By inputting a high bandwidth digital content protection high definition picture source to the digital-in terminal of this television, high-definition pictures can be displayed on the screen in their digital form. (This terminal is for use in the future when high bandwidth digital content protection DTV decoders and DVD players and D-VHS are put on the market.) DTV Decoder DIGITAL OUT...

  • Page 19

    Quick Setup Connecting to an AV Receiver using your television's V1 Smart Input By connecting your AV Receiver to your television's V1 Smart Input, you can watch picture sources from many different devices, without having to change or use the other input connections on your TV.

  • Page 20: Interactive Plug In Menu

    We recommend you complete the interactive plug-in items before you start using your television. Language After the “JVC INTERACTIVE PLUG IN MENU” has been displayed, the TV automatically switches to the LANGUAGE settings. You can choose to view your onscreen menus in three languages: English, French (Français) or Spanish (Español).

  • Page 21: Auto Clock Set

    Quick Setup Auto Clock Set Before you use any of your TV’s timer functions, you must first set the clock. You may precisely set your clock using the XDS time signal broadcast by most public broadcasting stations. If you do not have this in your area, you will have to set the clock manually. See manual clock set below.

  • Page 22: Auto Tuner Setup

    You can now begin watching your television, or you can continue on in this guide for more information on programming your remote control, or using the JVC onscreen menu system to customize your television viewing experience. Notes: •...

  • Page 23: Remote Programming

    Setting the CATV, VCR and DVD Codes You can program your remote to operate your cable box, satellite receiver, VCR or DVD player by using the instructions and codes listed below. If the equipment does not respond to any of the codes listed below or to the code search function, use the remote control supplied by the manufacturer.

  • Page 24: Vcr Codes

    Remote Programming VCR Codes The remote control is programmed with VCR codes for power on/off, play, stop, fast-forward, rewind, pause, record, channel up/down operation. 1) Find the VCR brand from the list of codes shown below. 2) Slide the first 2-way selector switch to “TV” and the other 2-way selector switch to “VCR”. 3) Press and hold down the D key pad.

  • Page 25: Dvd Codes

    DVD Codes The remote control is programmed with DVD codes for power on/off, play, stop, fast-forward, rewind, previous/next chapter, tray open/close, and still/pause operation. 1) Find the DVD player brand from the list of codes shown below. 2) Slide the first 2-way selector switch to “TV” and the other 2-way selector switch to “DVD”. 3) Press and hold down the D key pad.

  • Page 26: Search Codes

    Remote Programming Search Codes Cable/Satellite Search Codes Function 1) Slide the first 2-Way Mode Selector switch to CATV. 2) Press and hold down the P three seconds. 3) Release the R +/TV button, then release the P ETURN 4) Press the P button on the remote, and see if the cable or satellite box responds.

  • Page 27: Onscreen Menus

    Using the Guide Certain symbols are used throughout this guide to help you learn about the features of your new television. The ones you will see most frequently are: π † Up and Down arrows mean press the C buttons let you: •...

  • Page 28: Onscreen Menu System

    Onscreen Menus The Onscreen Menu System Your television comes with JVC’s onscreen menu system. The onscreen menus let you make adjustments to your television’s operation simply and quickly. Examples of the onscreen menus are shown on the next page. Detailed explanations on using each menu follow later in this guide.

  • Page 29: Initial Setup


  • Page 30: Initial Setup

    Initial Setup Auto Tuner Setup The auto tuner setup function is described on page 22 as the interactive plug-in menu. If you need to run the auto tuner setup again, follow the steps below. Press the M button π † To AUTO TUNER SETUP √®...

  • Page 31: V-chip

    Channel Guard Message When a viewer attempts to watch a guarded channel, the following message appears: To watch a channel that you have locked, enter the Lock Code using the 10 key pad. If the wrong code is entered, the message “INVALID LOCK CODE!”...

  • Page 32: Unrated Programs

    Initial Setup Unrated Programs Unrated programming refers to any programming which does not contain a rating signal. Programming on television stations which do not broadcast rating signals will be placed in the “Unrated Programming” category. Examples of Unrated programs: • Emergency Bulletins •...

  • Page 33

    US V-Chip Ratings U.S. PARENTAL RATING SYSTEMS Programs with the following ratings are appropriate for children. ❏ TV Y is Appropriate for All Children Programs are created for very young viewers and should be suitable for all ages, including children ages 2 - 6. ❏...

  • Page 34: Directions To Set Us V-chip Ratings

    Initial Setup Setting US V-Chip Ratings Press the M button π † To V-CHIP √® To operate (lock icon Press Z to access the V-Chip menu √® To turn V-Chip ON or OFF π † To move to SET US TV RATINGS √®...

  • Page 35: Directions To Set Movie (mpaa) Ratings

    Movies Ratings ❏ NR – Not Rated This is a film which has no rating. In many cases these films were imported from countries which do not use the MPAA ratings system. Other NR films may be from amateur producers who didn’t intend to have their film widely released.

  • Page 36: Canadian V-chip Ratings

    Initial Setup Canadian V-Chip Ratings ❏ E – Exempt Exempt programming includes: news, sports, documentaries and other information programming, talk shows, music videos, and variety programming. ❏ C – Programming Intended for Children Violence Guidelines: There will be no realistic scenes of violence. Depictions of aggressive behavior will be infrequent and limited to portrayals that are clearly imaginary, comedic or unrealistic in nature.

  • Page 37: Set Lock Code

    Set Lock Code Channel guard and V-Chip settings are protected by a four-digit lock code. Your TV comes preset with a lock code of “0000”. You may change the code to any four-digit number you wish. To change the lock code, follow the steps below. Press the M button π...

  • Page 38: Language

    Initial Setup Language The language function is described on page 20 as the interactive plug-in menu. If you need to choose the language again, follow the steps below. Press the Menu button π † To LANGUAGE √® To choose a language: ENG. (English), FRAN. (French) or ESP.

  • Page 39: Xds Id

    XDS ID XDS ID Display provides a channel’s call letters, the network’s name, and even a program name. The XDS ID information is provided by the broadcaster. Press the M button π † To XDS ID √® To turn ON or OFF Press the M button when finished Noise Muting...

  • Page 40: V1 Smart Input

    Initial Setup V1 Smart Input This feature is used if you have connected an AV Receiver to your television. By turning this feature on, your television can automatically detect the signal source from your components that are connected to your AV Receiver. Press the M button π...

  • Page 41: Video-1 Monitor Out

    Video-1 Monitor Out This function allows you to set whether the signal, which comes from VIDEO-1 input terminal, should be output from MONITOR OUT terminal. If you select it from MONITOR OUT, set it to "ON". Press the M button π...

  • Page 42: Picture Adjust

    Picture Adjust Picture Settings These settings allow you to change and adjust the way the picture appears on your television. TINT Tint allows you to adjust the levels of red and green in your TV picture. COLOR The color function lets you make all the colors in the TV picture appear either more vivid or subtle.

  • Page 43: Color Temperature

    Color Temperature You can decide how strong or dull the colors appear on the TV screen. Press the M button π † To COLOR TEMPERATURE √® To enter COLOR TEMPERATURE √® To set LOW or HIGH Press the M button when finished Digital Noise Clear With digital noise clear, this helps take our static or noise from a channel that may not be coming in clearly.

  • Page 44: Sound Adjust

    Sound Adjust Sound Settings These settings allow you to change and adjust the sound on your television. BASS – You can increase or decrease the level of low-frequency sound in the TV’s audio with the bass adjustment. TREBLE – Use treble to adjust the level of high-frequency sound in your TV’s audio. BALANCE –...

  • Page 45: Clock Timers

    Set Clock The set clock function is described on page 21 as the interactive plug-in menu. You can choose to set the clock automatically, or manually. If you need to set the clock again, follow the steps below. Press the M button π...

  • Page 46: On/off Timer

    Clock/Timers On/Off Timer The on/off timer lets you program your television to turn itself on or off. You can use it as an alarm to wake up, to help you remember important programs, or as a decoy when you’re not home.

  • Page 47: Button Functions

    Multi Screen Function Your television has two kinds of screen: SPLIT (2 channels), and INDEX (12 channels). Note: After you press any multiscreen button, if you press the menu button, only the picture adjust screen will appear. Split Activate the split-screen option by pressing S Two channels (or input) will now appear onscreen.

  • Page 48: Index

    Button Functions Index This allows you to quickly look at up to 12 channels at a time so that you can decide which one to watch. Notes: • Only RF input signal will be displayed. • You can watch the channel added in channel summary. See page 30. Freeze Pressing the F button causes the screen to change to the split-screen display with the still...

  • Page 49: Power

    Power Turns the TV on or off. Press the P OWER Number Buttons - 10Key Pad Use the number buttons on the remote control to move directly to a specific channel. For example, to move to channel 7: 0 (Zero) 7 (Seven) 100+ Button Use the 100+ button to directly access channels above channel 99.

  • Page 50: Return +/tv

    Button Functions Return +/TV The return+/TV button has three functions: Return - Returns to the channel viewed just before the channel currently onscreen. Return+ - Lets you program a specific channel to return to while scanning through the channels using the CH+ and CH– buttons. TV - Returns to the TV mode.

  • Page 51: Video Status

    Video Status ideo status button gives you a choice of four TV picture display settings, including a display of your own preferences. Standard - Resets the picture display to the factory settings. Dynamic - Gives a vivid picture with better contrast when viewing in a brightly lit room.

  • Page 52: Sleep Timer

    Button Functions Sleep Timer The Sleep Timer can turn the TV off for you after you fall asleep. Program it to work in intervals of 15 minutes, for a total time of up to 180 minutes. Press the S LEEP 0 15 30 45 60 75 90 105 120 135 150 165 180 20 seconds before the automatic shutoff, this message will appear: You then have 20 seconds to press the S...

  • Page 53: Aspect

    Aspect This feature will help you adjust the picture you are watching to give you the best possible picture quality. Aspect Ratios PANORAMA - With this ratio a normal 4:3 aspect picture is stretched to fit the dimensions of the 16:9 aspect screen. CINEMA - This ratio “zooms in”...

  • Page 54: Menu

    • See page 38 when you set the caption/text mode. Menu The M button allows you to access JVC’s onscreen menu system. Press M the onscreen menu system. • See individual topics like “Sound Adjust” for specific information on using menus.

  • Page 55: Tv/catv Slide Switch

    VCR, please see the code chart and instructions on page 24. • The remote is preset with the code 000 to control JVC-brand DVD players. For any other manufacturer’s brand DVD player, please see the code chart and instructions on page 25.

  • Page 56: Appendices

    Troubleshooting PROBLEMS There is no power • See if the power cord became unplugged. • Check for a blown fuse or circuit breaker or a power outage. There is no picture • The antenna could be disconnected. or sound • The input mode could be set improperly. See page 49. •...

  • Page 57: Warranty

    Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. WHAT WE WILL DO: If this product is found to be defective within the warranty period, JVC will repair or replace defective parts at no charge to the original owner. Such repair and replacement services shall be rendered during regular business hours by JVC authorized service centers.

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  • Page 59: Authorized Service Centers

    To prevent electrical shock, do not open the cabinet. There are no user serviceable parts inside. Please refer to qualified service personnel for repairs. Accessories To purchase accessories for your JVC product, please call toll free:1 (800) 882-2345 or on the web at

  • Page 60: Specifications

    Specifications Model Type Reception Format Reception Range Power Source Power Consumption Screen Size Speakers Audio Output Antenna Terminal External Input Jacks Conponent Input Jack S-Video Input Jacks Audio Output Jacks (FIX) Monitor Output Jacks Digital–In Headphone Jack Dimensions (in) W x H x D (cm) Weight (lbs / kg) Accessories Specifications subject to change without notice.

  • Page 61: Notes


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    JVC COMPANY OF AMERICA JVC CANADA, INC. Division of JVC Americas Corp. 21 Finchdene Square 1700 Valley Road Scarborough, Ontario Canada, M1X 1A7 Wayne, New Jersey, 07470...

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Lct1476-003a-a, Rm-c13g, Lt-26wx84

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  • Florence Feb 23, 2017 04:46:
    My TV just turned black, its on now but the screen is still black. I turned it on and off but does​ease assist