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Please read the safety information carefully before using the product.
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  • Page 1 Owner's Manual DLP PROJECTOR Please read the safety information carefully before using the product. PW700 (Brazil :
  • Page 2: License

    LICENSE LICENSE Supported licenses may differ by model. For more information about licenses, visit Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX is a digital video format created ®...
  • Page 3: Safety Instructions

    SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Please take note of the safety instructions to prevent any potential accident or misuse of the projector. Safety precautions are given in two forms, i.e. WARNING and CAUTION as detailed below. WARNING Failure to follow the instructions may cause serious injury and even death. CAUTION Failure to follow the instructions may cause injury to persons or damage to the product.
  • Page 4 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these instructions. Do not place the projector where it Keep these instructions. might be exposed to dust. Heed all warnings. - This may result in fire. Follow all instructions. Do not use the projector in a damp place such as a bathroom where it is Indoor Installation likely to get wet.
  • Page 5 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Be careful not to tip the projector over Prevent dust from collecting on the when connecting external devices to power plug pins or outlet. the projector. - This may result in fire. - This may cause personal injury or To turn off the main power, remove damage to the projector.
  • Page 6 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Only use the official power cord Never open any cover on the provided by LG Electronics. Do not projector. use other power cords. - There is a high risk of electric shock. - This may result in fire or electric Do not look directly into the lens when shock.
  • Page 7 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Do not place the projector or its Do not block the light beam emitted remote control with battery in from the projector using a book or an extremely high temperature other object. environment. - Lengthy exposure to the projector - This may result in fire.
  • Page 8 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Do not use the projector near high- CAUTION precision electronic devices or those Contact your seller or our service that transmit weak radio signal. center once a year to clean the - This may affect the operation of the internal parts of the projector.
  • Page 9 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Keep the batteries and remote out of Always use batteries approved and reach of children. certified by LG Electronics. - This will prevent personal injury or - This will prevent damage or fire. damage to the product. Store batteries away from metallic objects, such as keys and paper clips.
  • Page 10: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS CONTENTS LICENSE ENTERTAINMENT Using SCREEN SHARE SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Setting Up Bluetooth on the Projector - Searching for Bluetooth Devices and PREPARATION Connecting - Connecting, Disconnecting, or Deleting Accessories Bluetooth Devices in the List of registered Optional Extras devices Parts and Components - Adjusting AV Sync.
  • Page 11 CONTENTS AUDIO Settings TIME Settings WIRELESS Settings OPTION 1 Settings OPTION 2 Settings CONNECTING DEVICES Connecting to HD Receiver, DVD, VCR Player, or External Devices - HDMI Connection - HDMI to DVI Connection - AV Connection - Component Connection Connecting a PC - HDMI Connection - HDMI to DVI Connection - RGB Connection...
  • Page 12: Preparation

    PREPARATION PREPARATION Accessories Accessories included with the project are show below. The pictures may differ slightly from the actual product. Accessories are subject to change without prior notice. New accessories may be added or old ones removed. Remote Control Owner's Manual Owner's Manual CD Two AAA Batteries Computer Cable...
  • Page 13: Optional Extras

    PREPARATION Optional Extras To purchase optional accessories, visit an electronics store or online shopping site or contact the retail store where you purchased the product. Optional accessories are subject to change without prior notice. Projection Screen Tripod HDMI Cable 3D glasses Video Cable Audio Cable (DLP-LINK or DLP-...
  • Page 14: Parts And Components

    PREPARATION Parts and Components The projector is manufactured using high-precision technology. You may, however, see tiny black dots and/or bright colored dots (red, blue or green) that continuously appear on the projector screen. This is a normal result of the manufacturing process and does not indicate a malfunction.
  • Page 15 PREPARATION RGB IN Port (Headphone Port) AV IN Port Port (USB Port) DC IN Port...
  • Page 16: Projector Status Indicators

    PREPARATION Projector Status Indicators LED Power Indicator LED Power Indicator White Power standby state The projector is operating with the power on. Emits a white light and A button has been pressed. then turns off.
  • Page 17: Installation

    PREPARATION Installation Installation Precautions Do not place the projector in a hot Place the projector in a well-ventilated or humid environment. environment. - Do not place the projector in a hot, - To prevent internal heat build-up, cold, or humid environment. install the projector in a well- Do not place the projector in a place ventilated place.
  • Page 18: Projection Distance Per Screen Size

    PREPARATION Projection Distance per Screen Size Place the projector on a sturdy, level surface, together with the PC or audio/video source. Place the projector an appropriate distance away from the screen. The distance between the projector and the screen determines the actual size of the image. Position the projector so that the lens is at a right angle to the screen.
  • Page 19: How To Install The Projector On A Tripod

    PREPARATION How to Install the Projector On a Tripod You can install this projector using a camera tripod. As shown below, you can mount the projector instead of a camera on the tripod. When stabilizing the tripod, we recommend using a locking bolt of standard size 4.5 mm or less.
  • Page 20: How To Use The Ferrite Core

    PREPARATION How to use the ferrite core * Use the ferrite core as illustrated below to reduce electromagnetic radiation. * The pictures may differ slightly from the actual product. Put the ferrite core around the AC/DC adaptor cable as illustrated below. Place the ferrite core as close to the projector as possible for best results.
  • Page 21: Remote Control

    REMOTE CONTROL REMOTE CONTROL Open the lid at the back of the remote control and insert the batteries as described in the instructions. Use new batteries and do not mix regular or rechargeable batteries. (1.5 V AAA) CAUTION y Do not mix new batteries with old ones. POWER Turns the projector on or off.
  • Page 22 REMOTE CONTROL SETTINGS Displays or closes the Settings menu. STILL Freezes the moving image. (Available in any mode other than USB mode.) Q.MENU Allows you to change the settings easily. Up/Down/Left/Right buttons Switches between menu functions. Shows the current mode and saves changes to the settings.
  • Page 23: Using The Projector

    Connect the power cord correctly. After waiting for a moment, press the POWER button on the remote control or the control panel. In the Language Selection screen, select a language. WELCOME! Thank you for choosing LG Language Deutsch English 한국어...
  • Page 24: Focus Of The Screen Image

    USING THE PROJECTOR Focus of the Screen Image When an image appears on the screen, check if it is in focus and fits the screen properly. To adjust the focus of the image, rotate the focus ring. Focus Ring Watching Projector In standby mode, press the POWER button to turn the projector on.
  • Page 25: Additional Options

    USING THE PROJECTOR Additional Options Menu Description Cinema Formats an image to the Zoom 1 cinemascope ratio, 2.35:1. It Adjusting Aspect Ratio ranges from 1 to 16. Resize an image to view at its optimal Press the button to size by pressing RATIO while you are zoom in or out of the image.
  • Page 26: Changing Input Device

    USING THE PROJECTOR Changing input device Selecting an Input Label Displays which devices are connected to To select an external input which input ports. Selects external input. Input Label Press the INPUT button on the ◀ ▶ remote control to display the input Component ◀...
  • Page 27: Blank Function

    USING THE PROJECTOR Using the Quick Menu Blank Function Using the Blank Function You can customize frequently used menus. Press the Q.MENU button. This function may be effective when you need to draw attention during a meeting Press the button to select a menu and press OK.
  • Page 28: Entertainment

    Windows, and some other operating systems, may not be compatible with SCREEN SHARE. Ice Cream Sandwich, Jellybean, and KitKat versions of LG’s Android devices are guaranteed to be compatible. When connecting via SCREEN SHARE, place the device close to the projector.
  • Page 29: Setting Up Bluetooth On The Projector

    The devices that can be connected are as follows: LG BTS1, LG HBS- This option is used to output sound from 700 , LG HBS- 730 , LG HBS-800 the projector through Bluetooth audio (Models available for purchase may devices.
  • Page 30: Searching For Bluetooth Devices And Connecting

    WIRELESS ꔂ Move ꔉ OK The connected Bluetooth device will be added automatically to the List of SCREEN SHARE : [PJTR][LG]PW700[0000] Group registered devices. Once registered, Channel Bluetooth devices can be connected Bluetooth simply by selecting them from the Search Device ꔉ...
  • Page 31: Connecting, Disconnecting, Or Deleting Bluetooth Devices In The List Of Registered Devices

    ENTERTAINMENT Connecting, Disconnecting Disconnecting, or Select Disconnect to disconnect the Deleting Bluetooth device. Devices in the List of You can only disconnect a device registered devices from the List of registered devices. In SETTINGS → WIRELESS → List of Deleting registered devices, Bluetooth devices are shown in the order that they were Select Delete Marked or Delete All to...
  • Page 32: My Media

    MY MEDIA MY MEDIA Removing a USB Device Click the Q.MENU button. Before Using Use the button to move to USB Device and press the OK button. Connecting a USB Device Select a USB to remove. Wait for confirmation that the USB device has Connect a USB device (external HDD, stopped before removing the USB.
  • Page 33 MY MEDIA Tips for Using a USB Device If the USB storage device has a built- in auto recognition program or uses its own driver, it may not work. Some USB storage devices may not work or may work incorrectly. If you use a USB extension cable, the USB device may not be recognized or may not work properly.
  • Page 34: To Use My Media

    MY MEDIA To Use My Media Press the SETTINGS button on the remote control. Select MY MEDIA. Select desired file from the list. Watch the chosen file. Sets play related settings by checking option during disk playback. My Media supporting file Maximum data transfer rate: 20 Mbps (Mega bit per second) External supported subtitle formats:...
  • Page 35 MY MEDIA Video Supported Codec Maximum: 1920 x 1080 @ 30p (only Motion JPEG 640x480 @ 30p) Extension Codec Video VC-1 Advanced Profile, VC-1 Simple and Main Profiles .asf, .wmv Audio WMA Standard, WMA 9 Professional Video DivX3.11, DivX4, DivX5, DivX6, XVID, H.264/AVC .divx, .avi Audio...
  • Page 36 MY MEDIA Audio File File type Item Info Bit rate 32 kbps ~ 320 kbps Sampling rate 32 kHz ~ 48 kHz Bit rate 32 kbps ~ 640 kbps Sampling rate 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz Bit rate 32 kbps ~ 448 kbps MPEG Sampling rate 32 kHz ~ 48 kHz...
  • Page 37: Watching The Videos

    MY MEDIA Watching the Videos In the Movie List, you can watch movies stored on the connected USB device. Controls playback and sets options while viewing videos. Tips for Playing Video Files Some subtitles created by users may not work properly. The video and subtitle files should be placed in the same folder.
  • Page 38 MY MEDIA Browsing Movie List Control playback by using the following buttons. Play a video file stored in the connected device. Connect a USB storage device. Press the USB button. Use the button to select Movie List and press the OK button. ��...
  • Page 39 MY MEDIA Options for Movie List Setting Description Subtitle The subtitle can be turned Press the Q.MENU button. Lan- on or off. Use the button to move to Language : One of any of guage a desired option and press the OK the available languages button.
  • Page 40 MY MEDIA Subtitle Language Subtitle Lan- Language guage Latin1 English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Swedish, Finnish, Dutch, Portuguese, Danish, Romanian, Norwegian, Albanian, Gaelic, Welsh, Irish, Catalan, Valencian Latin2 Bosnian, Polish, Croatian, Czech, Slovak, Slovenian, Serbian, Hungarian Latin4 Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian Cyrillic Bulgarian, Macedonian, Russian, Ukranian, Kazakh...
  • Page 41 MY MEDIA Registering the DivX code To deregister the DivX code Checks DivX Reg. Code for replaying Use the DivX deregistration code to DivX protected videos. Register at deactivate the DivX DRM function. In the Settings menu, move to Use Reg.
  • Page 42: Viewing The Photos

    MY MEDIA Viewing the Photos Browsing Photo List Connect a USB storage device. You can view photos stored on a connected device. Press the USB button. Supported Photo Files Use the button to select Photo List and press the OK button. PHOTO (*.JPEG) Use the , or...
  • Page 43 MY MEDIA Setting Description Control playback by using the following buttons. Hide Hides the menu on the full size screen. To see the menu, press 01_a.jpg 2008/12/10 1920 x 1080 the OK button on the 479 KB [1/4] remote control. Exit Exit from full screen photo view.
  • Page 44 MY MEDIA Options for Photo List Press the Q.MENU button. Use the button to move to a desired option and press the OK button. , or button to set up each item. Set Photo View. Setting Description Slide Selects a slideshow speed. Speed Selects a music folder for (Back-...
  • Page 45: Listening To Music

    MY MEDIA Listening to Music Browsing Music List Connect a USB storage device. You can play audio files stored on the connected device. Press the USB button. Supported Music Files Use the button to select Music List and press the OK button. *.MP3 Use the , or...
  • Page 46 MY MEDIA Options for Music List Control playback by using the following buttons. Press the Q.MENU button. Use the button to move to Page 1/1 ꘧ Page Change Music List USB STORAGE DEVICE a desired option and press the OK Drive1 Page 1/1 ...
  • Page 47: Viewing Files

    MY MEDIA Browsing File List Viewing Files Connect a USB storage device. You can see document files stored on a connected device. Press the USB button. Use the button to select File Supported File Formats List and press the OK button. XLS, XLSX, DOC, DOCX, PPT, PPTX, Use the , or...
  • Page 48 MY MEDIA Options for File List Control playback by using the following buttons. Press the Q.MENU button. Click Go Page then the pop-up , or button to set up window for selecting the number each item. of page appears. Input the page to move to the page you want.
  • Page 49: 3D Function

    3D FUNCTION 3D FUNCTION 3D technology uses different video frames for each eye to add depth to the video. While Watching 3D Do not watch 3D images near fragile objects or any objects that can be knocked over easily. WARNING Take care not to injure yourself as you may subconsciously try to move If you view 3D video or images too...
  • Page 50 3D FUNCTION CAUTION Warning about photosensitivity seizures Extra special care is required for - Some users may experience a children watching a 3D video. seizure or other abnormal symptoms when they are exposed to a flashing When Watching 3D Video light or particular patterns from a Prevent children of 5 years or video game.
  • Page 51: Using 3D Glasses

    3D FUNCTION Please check the following when You may see left and right images overlapped during projector using 3D glasses. initialization after it is powered on. It Do not use 3D glasses as ordinary may take some time for optimization. glasses, sunglasses or protective It may take some time for the 3D goggles.
  • Page 52: Requirements For Watching 3D Images

    3D FUNCTION Requirements for Watching 3D Images * Optimum viewing angle: Top/Bottom/Left/Right 9° Recommended viewing distance: 3 m - 5 m Recommended screen size: 101 cm * Watching 3D videos should be done in dark room environments only. NOTE The pairing with the DLP-LINK glasses is affected by the intensity of light reflected from the screen.
  • Page 53 3D FUNCTION Please check the minimum system requirements for your computer. Minimum requirements are as follows: Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista 32/64 bit ,Windows 7 32/64 bit Intel® Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ X2 CPU or higher More than 1 GB of system memory (2 GB recommended) Free space of 100 MB or more DirectX 9 or higher Video card should support 120 vertical frequency (Hz).
  • Page 54: To Use Dlp-Link (Dlp-Ready) Type Glasses

    3D FUNCTION To Use DLP-LINK (DLP-Ready) Type Glasses While watching 3D images from the projector, press buttons on the glasses. When you press the button, the glasses flicker to be synchronized with the 3D images. (The flickering is a unique operation method of DLP-LINK type glasses. It may be different depending on the glasses type.) If the glasses flicker or problems occur while watching 3D, first turn the lights off to make the room darker.
  • Page 55: Customizing Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS SETTINGS Press the SETTINGS button. Use the , or button to select the desired item and press the OK button. button to set up the desired item and press the OK button. Use the , or Press the EXIT ꕯ...
  • Page 56: Picture Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS PICTURE Settings Press the SETTINGS button. PICTURE ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the , or button to select y ꕊ Energy Saving : Medium PICTURE and press the OK button. y Picture Mode : Standard Use the , or button to set up the y Contrast 100 desired item and press the OK button.
  • Page 57 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Item Description Contrast Adjusts the difference between bright and dark regions of the screen. Brightness Adjusts the overall screen brightness. Sharpness Adjusts the sharpness of the borders between bright and dark. Horizontal and Vertical Sharpness are available only in Expert1/2. Color Adjusts the intensity of all colors.
  • Page 58: Advanced Control

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Advanced Control Item Description Dynamic Adjusts contrast and colour to the optimal level according to the Contrast screen’s brightness. Dynamic Adjusts colours for more natural-looking colours. Color Color Gamut Selects the range of colours that can be expressed. Standard: Displays the original colors of an input signal regardless of the display features.
  • Page 59 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Item Description Color In Expert mode, you can customize the options of each mode. Temperature Gamma: Select 1.9, 2.2, or 2.4. a. Method: 2 Points - Pattern: Inner, Outer - Points: Low, High - Red/Green/Blue: Adjustable range -50 ~ +50. - Apply to all inputs: The values of the Color Temperature is applied to all the input modes.
  • Page 60 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Picture Option Item Description Noise Reduces screen noise in the video. Reduction MPEG Noise Eliminates noise generated while creating digital picture signals. Reduction Black Level Adjusts the brightness or darkness of the screen to suit the black level of the picture input using the degree of darkness (black level) of the screen.
  • Page 61: Audio Settings

    The user can select various sound effects. Mode Clear Voice II Makes the voice from the projector crisp and clear. Virtual LG’s proprietary audio processing technology Surround allows 5 channel-like surround sound from two speakers. When Clear Voice II is set to on, Virtual Surround cannot be selected.
  • Page 62: Time Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS TIME Settings Press the SETTINGS button. TIME ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the , or button to select TIME y Sleep Timer : Off and press the OK button. y Auto Off : 60 min. y Automatic Standby : Off Use the , or button to set up the...
  • Page 63: Wireless Settings

    Press the SETTINGS button. WIRELESS ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the , or button to select SCREEN SHARE : [PJTR][LG][0000] WIRELESS and press the OK button. y Group y Channel Use the , or button to set up the Bluetooth : Off desired item and press the OK button.
  • Page 64: Option 1 Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS OPTION 1 Settings OPTION 1 Press the SETTINGS button. ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the , or button to select y Language OPTION 1 and press the OK button. 3D Mode y Auto Input Search : Off Use the , or button to set up the y DivX(R) VOD...
  • Page 65: Option 2 Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS OPTION 2 Settings OPTION 2 Press the SETTINGS button. ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the , or button to select y Keystone OPTION 2 and press the OK button. y Auto Keystone : On y PJT Mode : Front Use the , or button to set up the...
  • Page 66 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Item Description Auto Power Makes the projector turn on automatically when the adaptor plug is inserted. Item When the AC/DC plug is connected to the projector, it turns on automatically. When the AC/DC plug is connected to the projector, it goes into standby mode.
  • Page 67: Connecting Devices

    CONNECTING DEVICES CONNECTING DEVICES You can connect various external devices to the projector. Computer/Notebook Video Digital Device Game Console Headphones Mobile Phone HDMI - page 68 Component - page 69 Composite (AV) - page 69 RGB - page 71 Memory - page 32 Headphone - page 73 Mobile Phone (MHL/Slimport) - page 74...
  • Page 68: Connecting To Hd Receiver, Dvd, Vcr Player, Or External Devices

    CONNECTING DEVICES Connecting to HD HDMI to DVI Connection Receiver, DVD, VCR Using an HDMI to DVI cable, connect Player, or External the projector's port to the DVI OUT port. Devices To output audio, use an audio cable for connection. Connect an HD receiver, DVD, VCR Press the INPUT button on the remote player, or External Devices to the...
  • Page 69: Av Connection

    CONNECTING DEVICES AV Connection Component Connection Connect the output ports of an external You can enjoy a video by connecting the device and the AV IN ports of the Component port of an external device to the RGB IN port of the projector. Press projector using an AV cable.
  • Page 70: Connecting A Pc

    CONNECTING DEVICES Connecting a PC HDMI to DVI Connection Using an HDMI to DVI cable, connect The projector supports Plug & Play. Your the projector's port to the PC will automatically detect the projector DVI OUT port. and requires no driver installation. To output audio, use an audio cable for HDMI Connection connection.
  • Page 71: Rgb Connection

    CONNECTING DEVICES RGB Connection Connect the PC output and the PC video input port of the projector with the RGB cable. For audio signal, connect the PC and the projector with an optional audio cable. Press the INPUT button on the remote control to select RGB-PC.
  • Page 72: Connecting A Laptop

    CONNECTING DEVICES Connecting a Laptop The table below shows examples of switching the output. For more information, refer to the External You can connect the projector to a Output, Connecting to an External laptop to use various functions. Monitor, or similar sections of the owner's manual of your computer.
  • Page 73: Connecting To Headphones

    CONNECTING DEVICES Connecting to Headphones You can listen to the audio through a headphone. * Optional Extras...
  • Page 74: Using The Mirroring Function Of A Mobile Phone

    CONNECTING DEVICES Using the Mirroring Function of a Mobile Phone MHL/Slimport Connection You must use a HDMI adapter to connect your cell phone to the projector and to output images and sound from your cell phone to the projector. The compatible HDMI adapters are different, depending upon your cell phone type. Therefore, purchase an appropriate MHL or Slimport adapter.
  • Page 75: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Clean your projector to keep it in optimal condition. Cleaning Cleaning the Lens If there is any dust or staining on the lens surface, you must clean the lens. Use an air spray or a cleaning cloth to clean the lens.
  • Page 76: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS SPECIFICATIONS MODELS PW700 (PW700-GL) Resolution (Pixel) 1280 (Horizontal) × 800 (Vertical) Aspect ratio 16:10 (Horizontal:Vertical) Panel size (mm) 11.623 Projection distance 0.80 m - 3.25 m (63.5 cm - 254.0 cm) (Video size) Ratio of upward 100 % projection...
  • Page 77: Supported Monitor Display

    SPECIFICATIONS Supported Monitor Display Supported HDMI/DVI-DTV Mode Horizontal Vertical Horizontal Vertical Resolution Frequency Frequency Resolution Frequency Frequency (kHz) (Hz) (kHz) (Hz) 720 x 480 31.469 59.94 640 x 350 31.468 70.09 31.5 720 x 400 31.469 70.08 720 x 576 31.25 640 x 480 31.469...
  • Page 78 In addition to the source code, all referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are available for download. LG Electronics will also provide open source code to you on CD-ROM for a charge covering the cost of performing such distribution (such as the cost of media, shipping and handling) upon email request to
  • Page 79 The model and serial number of the projector are located on the back or on the side of the projector. Record them below should you ever need service. MODEL SERIAL...