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LG Colour Television Owner's Manual

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Colour Television

OWNER’S MANUAL

Please read this manual carefully before operating your set. 
Retain it for future reference.
Record model number and serial number of the set. 
See the label attached on the back cover and quote this  infor-
mation to your dealer when you require service.

Model number

Serial number

:

P/NO : MFL390739

12

 (CW62C, 33981403/4/5/6 TX)  

 


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Contents

2

Power

This set operates on an AC mains supply, the volt-
age is as indicated on the label on the back cover.
Never apply DC power to the set. In the event of
thunderstorms or powercuts, please pull out the
aerial and mains plugs.

Warning

To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose the
set to rain or moisture.
Do not place anything containing liquid on top of
the set, this may cause a fire or could give an
electric shock.

Service

Never remove the back cover of the set as this
can expose you to very high voltage and other
hazards. If the set does not operate properly,
unplug it and call your dealer.

Aerial

Connect the aerial cable to the socket on the back
cover. For the best reception an outdoor aerial
should be used.

Location

Position your set so that no bright light or sunlight
falls directly onto the screen. Care should be
taken not to expose the set to any unnecessary
vibration, moisture, dust or heat. Also ensure that
the set is placed in a position to allow a free flow
of air. Do not cover the ventilation openings on the
back cover.

Note:

To remove dirt or fingerprint on the surface of your
TV, please rub
with a line-free cloth supplied in the accessory.
Do not pose too much pressure in cleaning so as
to prevent any risk of damage to the product.

Installation

Installation.........................................................2
Connection of external equipment..................3
Location and function of controls...................4
Basic operation.................................................7
On screen menus..............................................7
Setting up TV stations......................................8
Picture adjustment..........................................11

Sound adjustment...........................................12
Time setting.....................................................13
Other functions...............................................14
PIP operation (option)....................................15
Teletext (option)..............................................16
Troubleshooting check list............................18

 


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3

Connection of external equipment

You can connect additional equipment, such as
VCRs, camcorders etc. to your set.
What is shown here may 

be somewhat different

from your set.

Aerial socket

1.  Connect the RF out socket of the VCR to the

aerial socket on the back of the set.

2.  Connect the aerial cable to the RF aerial in

socket of the VCR.

3. Store the VCR channel on a desired pro-

gramme number using the ‘Manual pro-
gramme tuning’ section.

4.  Select the programme number where the

VCR channel is stored.

5. Press the 

PLAY

button on the VCR.

Audio/Video in/out sockets (option)

1.  Connect the audio/video out sockets of the

VCR to audio/video in sockets of the set and
in sockets of the VCR to RF OUT sockets of
the set.

2.  If the VCR is connected to the AV sockets on

the set, press the 

TV/AV

button to select 

AV1

or 

AV2

.

3. Press 

the 

PLAY

button on the VCR.

The VCR playback picture appears on the
screen.

You can also record programmes received by
the TV on video tape via audio/video out sock-
ets.

Note : 

If you have a mono VCR, connect the

audio cable from the VCR to the 

AUDIO L/MONO

socket of the set.

Euro scart socket (option)

1.  Connect the Euro scart socket of the VCR to

the Euro scart socket of the set.

2. Press 

the 

PLAY

button on the VCR.

If your VCR outputs a switching voltage when
connected to Euro scart socket, the set will
switch to 

AV 1 

mode automatically. But if you

want to keep on watching TV mode, press the

D

 

E

 

or NUMBER buttons.

Otherwise press the 

TV/AV

button on the

remote control 

handset to select 

AV 1 

The VCR playback pic-

ture appears on the screen.

You can also record programmes received by the
TV on video tape.

Note : 

Signal type RGB, i.e. the signals red, green

and blue can only be selected for the Euro scart
socket. These signals are transmitted, for exam-
ple, by a pay TV decoder, game machine or photo
CD unit, etc.

Component in sockets (option)

1.  Connect the COMPONENT video output

sockets (Y Cb Cr, Y Pb Pr or Y B-Y R-Y) of the
COMPONENT (480i) to the COMPONENT
INPUT sockets (Y P

B

P

R

) on the set.

2. Connect the audio cable from the COMPO-

NENT to AUDIO IN sockets of 

AV IN2

.

3. Press the 

TV/AV

button to select 

COMPO-

NENT

.

4. Press 

the 

PLAY

button on the COMPONENT.

The COMPONENT playback picture appears
on the screen.

 


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4

All the functions can be controlled with the remote control handset.
Some functions can also be adjusted with the buttons on the front
panel of the set.

Remote control handset

Before you use the remote control handset, please install the bat-
teries. See the next page.

1. POWER

switches the set on from standby or off to standby.

2. NUMBER BUTTONS

Switches the set on from standby or directly select a number.

3. MENU

selects a menu.

4.

D

 

E

E

(Programme Up/Down)

selects a programme or a menu item.
switches the set on from standby.
scans programmes automatically.

F

 

G

 

(Volume Up/Down)

adjusts the volume.
adjusts menu settings.

OK

accepts your selection or displays the current mode.

5. TELETEXT BUTTONS (option)

These buttons are used for teletext.
For further details, see the ‘Teletext’ section.

6.

SLEEP

sets the sleep timer.

7. PIP BUTTONS (option)

PIP

switches the sub picture on or off.

PR +/-

selects a programme for the sub picture.

SWAP

alternates between main and sub picture.

INPUT

selects the input mode for the sub picture.

SIZE

adjusts the sub picture size.

STILL

freezes motion of the sub picture.

POSITION

relocates the sub picture in clockwise direction.

Location and function of controls

(With TELETEXT / PIP)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

0

  

PR

PR

VOL

VOL

OK

1

2

3

4

6

5

7

12

8

11

14

13

9

10

0

  

PR

PR

VOL

VOL

OK

UPDATE/

HOLD/

(With TELETEXT / Without PIP)

5

 


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5

Location and function of controls

8. FAVOURITE

selects a favorite programme.

9.

EYE/

*

(option)

switches the eye function on or off.

10. MUTE

switches the sound on or off.

11. TV/AV

selects TV or AV mode.
switches the set on from standby.
exits the Teletext mode.

12.

I/II/

*

selects the language during dual language broadcast.
selects the sound output (option).

13. Q.VIEW (or YELLOW)

returns to the previously viewed programme.

14.

LIST (or BLUE)

displays the programme table.

*

: No function 

COLOURED BUTTONS :

These buttons are used for teletext (only

TELETEXT models) or programme edit.

Battery installation 

The remote control handset is powered by two AAA type batteries.
To load the batteries, turn the remote control handset over and
open the battery compartment. Install two batteries as indicated by
the polarity symbols (    and    ) marked inside the compartment.

Note :

To avoid damage from possible battery leakage, remove the

batteries if you do not plan to use the remote control handset for an
extended period of time.

+

-

(Without TELETEXT / PIP)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

0

  

PR

PR

VOL

VOL

OK

(With PIP / Without TELETEXT)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

0

  

PR

PR

VOL

VOL

OK

Q.VIEW

LIST

4

1

3

2

8

12

13

11

14

6

9

10

7

 


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6

Location and function of controls

Front panel

1. MAIN POWER (ON/OFF)

switches the set on or off.

2. POWER/STANDBY INDICATOR

illuminates brightly when the set is in standby mode.
dims when the set is switched on. 

3. REMOTE CONTROL SENSOR

Note :

Only use the supplied remote control handset. (When you use others, they will not be

able to function.)

4. MENU

selects a menu.

5. OK

accepts your selection or displays the current mode.

F

 

G

 

(Volume Down/Up)

adjusts the volume.
adjusts menu settings.

D

 

E

E

(Programme Up/Down)

selects a programme or a menu item.
switches the set on from standby.

6. AUDIO/VIDEO/USB IN SOCKETS (AV IN3)(option)

Connect the audio/video/USB out sockets of external equipment to these sockets.

Note :

Shown is a simplified representation of front or side panel. What is shown here may be

somewhat different from your set or can not be supplied on your area. 

PR

OK

29FU1 series

1

4

5

2

3

29FU3 series

1

2

3

Side panel

Side AV

VIDEO 

L/MONO

R

AUDIO 

AV IN3

6

6

 


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The dialogue between you and your set takes

place on screen with an operator menu. The but-

tons required for the operating steps are also dis-

played.

Menu selection

1.

Press the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to display each menu.

2.

Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

 

button to

select a menu item.

3.

Press the 

G

G

button to display the sub menu or

the pull-down menu.

4.

Change the setting of an item in the sub or
pull-down menu with the 

F

 

G

G

or 

D

 

E

E

.

You can move to the higher level menu with
the 

OK

or 

F

F

button and to move to the lower

level menu press the 

G

G

button.

Note : 

a.

In the teletext mode, menus are not displayed.

b.

In some models, the 

Normal

/

Turbo search

will not display, only the 

Start 

will display in the

Auto programme 

menu.

c.

In some models, 

Tilt

Booster 

or 

Degauss

will not display.

d.

On some models, the 

Language

X-WAVE

will not display.

Basic operation

On and off

1. Press the main power button to switch the set

on.

2. If the set is in standby mode, press the

POWER

D

 

E

E

TV/AV

or NUMBER buttons

on the remote control handset to switch it on
fully. 

3. Press 

the 

POWER

button on the remote con-

trol handset. 
The set reverts to standby mode. 

4. Press the main power button again to switch

the set off. 

Note :

If, while the set is switched on, the mains

plug is disconnected the set will switch to standby
or power on when the mains plug is replaced in
the mains power socket.

Programme selection

You can select a programme number with the 

D

 

/

E

 

or NUMBER buttons.

Volume adjustment

Press the 

F

 

G

 

button to adjust the volume.

Q.VIEW (or YELLOW)

Press the 

Q.View (or YELLOW)

button to view

the last programme you were watching.

Mute function

Press the 

MUTE

button. The sound is switched off

and the display 

W

appears. 

You can cancel it by pressing the 

MUTE

F

 

G

G

,

I/II/

*

(option), button. 

On screen language selection 

The menu can be displayed on the screen in
desired language. First select your language.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Special menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button to select 

Language

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select your desired language.
All the on screen displays will appear in the
selected language.
Press the 

OK

or 

F

 

button to select the Special

menu.

4. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

7

On screen menus

 


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8

Setting up TV stations

Up to 100 TV stations can be stored by programme
numbers (0 to 99). Once you have preset the sta-
tions, you will be able to use the 

D

 

E

 

or NUMBER

buttons to scan the stations you programmed.
Stations can be tuned using automatic or manual
modes.

Note :

In some models up to 200 TV stations can

be stored.

Auto programme tuning

All stations that can be received are stored by this
method. It is recommended that you use auto pro-
gramme during installation of this set.

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button to select the Station

menu.

2. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Auto programme

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button to display the 

Auto pro-

gramme

menu.

4. Press 

the 

G

G

button. Select a TV system with

the 

D

 

E

E

button on the 

System

pull-down

menu; 

BG

:(Asia/NewZealand/ M.East/Africa/Australia)

I

:(Hong Kong/South Africa)

DK

:(East Europe/China/Africa/CIS)

L

:(SECAM L/L’ (France) (option)

: (USA/Korea/Philippines) (option)

5. Press the 

F

 

button.

6. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Storage

from

.

7. Press the 

G

G

button. Select the beginning pro-

gramme number with the 

F

 

G

 

button or

NUMBER buttons on the 

Storage from

pull-

down menu. Any number under 10 is entered
with a numeric 

0

(or ‘

00

’) in front of it, i.e.

05

(or ‘

005

’) for 5.

8. Press 

the 

OK

button.

9. Press 

the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Normal

or

Turbo search

.

Option:

In some models, you can only select

Start

.

Note : 

a.

Turbo search

is faster than 

Normal search

and in some  models, these searches will auto-
matically store all receivable stations. 

b. If the programmed station has poor quality

and sound, select the system again in the

Manual programme 

menu.

10. Press  the 

G

G

button to begin auto program-

ming.
All receivable stations are stored. 
To stop auto programming, press the 

MENU

button. 
When auto programming is completed, the

Programme edit 

menu appears on the

screen. See the ‘Programme edit’ section to
edit the stored programme.

11. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Manual programme tuning

Manual programme lets you manually tune and
arrange the stations in whatever order you desire.
Also you can assign a station name with five char-
acters to each programme number.

1. Press the 

MENU 

button to select the Station

menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Manual programme

3. Press the

G

G

button to display the 

Manual

programme

menu.

4. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Storage

.

5. Press the 

G

G

button to select the programme

number. Select the desired programme num-
ber (0 to 99) with the 

F

 

G

 

button or NUM-

BER buttons on the 

Storage

pull-down

menu. Any number under 10 is entered with a
numeric 

0

(or ‘

00

’) in front of it, i.e. 

05

(or

005

’) for 5.

6. Press the 

OK

button.

7. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

System

8. Press the 

G

G

button. Select a TV system with

the 

D

 

E

E

button on the 

System

pull-down

menu; 

BG

:

(Asia/NewZealand/ M.East/Africa/Australia)

I

:(Hong Kong/South Africa)

DK

:(East Europe/China/Africa/CIS)

L

:(SECAM L/L’ (France) (option)

: (USA/Korea/Philippines) (option)

9. Press the 

OK

or 

F

F

button.

10. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Channel

11. Press the 

G

G

button. Press the 

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

V/UHF

or 

Cable 

on the 

Channel

pull-down menu.
If possible, select the channel number directly
with the number buttons. Any number under
10 is entered with a numeric 

0

(or ‘

00

’) in

front of it, i.e. 

05

(or ‘

005

’) for 5.

12. Press the 

OK

or 

F

F

button.

13. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Search

14. Press the 

G

G

button. Press the 

F

 

G

 

button to

commence searching on the 

Search

pull-

down menu. If a station is found the search
will stop.

15. Press the 

OK

button to store it. The display

Stored

will appear.

16. To store another station, repeat steps 4 to 15.
17. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

System

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Storage

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from

{

Normal

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search

{

Turbo

O

search

{

BG

I

DK

L

System

{

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O

}{

O

OK

O

MENU

Auto programme

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Assigning a station name

1. Repeat the ‘Manual programme tuning’ steps 1

to 3.

2. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Name

.

3. Press the 

G

 

button on the 

Name

pull-down

menu. 

4. Press the 

D

 

button. You can use a blank, 

+

-

, the

numeric 

0

to 

9

and the alphabet 

A

to 

Z

.

With the 

E

E

button you can select in the opposite

direction.

5. Select the position by pressing the 

F

 

G

G

button

and then take your choice of the second charac-
ter, and so on.

6. Press the 

OK 

button.

7. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Booster (option)

In some models, 

Booster

is an optional function.

Only a set with 

Booster

can perform this function.

If the reception is poor at the fringe area of the TV
signal, select 

Booster

to 

On

1  Repeat the ‘Manual programme tuning’ steps 1

to 3.

2. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Booster

.

3. Press the 

G

 

button.

4. Press the 

D

 

E

E

button to select 

On

or 

Off 

on

the 

Booster

pull-down menu.

5. Press the 

OK

button.

6. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Fine tuning

Normally fine tuning is only necessary if reception

is poor.

1  Repeat the ‘Manual programme tuning’ steps 1

to 3.

2. Press the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

Fine

.

3. Press the 

G

 

button.

4. Press the 

F

 

G

 

button to fine tune for the best

picture and sound on the 

Fine

pull-down

menu.

5. Press the 

OK 

button.

6. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return to

normal TV viewing.
The finely tuned programme will be indicated
by yellow number during programme selection.

Programme edit

This function enables you to delete or skip the

stored programmes. You can also move some sta-
tions to other programme numbers or insert a blank
station data into the selected programme number.

1. Press the 

MENU 

button to select the Station

menu.

2. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Programme edit

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button to display the 

Programme

edit

menu.

Deleting a programme 

1. Select a programme to be deleted with the 

D

 

E

E

or 

F

 

G

 

button. 

2. Press the RED button twice. 

The selected programme is deleted, and all the
following programmes are shifted up one posi-
tion.

Copying a programme 

1. Select a programme to be copied with the 

D

 

E

E

or 

F

 

G

G

button. 

2. Press the GREEN button.

All the following programmes are shifted down
one position.

Moving a programme 

1. Select a programme to be moved with the 

D

 

E

E

or 

F

 

G

G

button. 

2. Press the YELLOW button. 
3. Move the programme to the desired pro-

gramme number with the 

D

 

E

E

or 

F

 

G

G

but-

ton.

4. Press the YELLOW button again to release this

function.

Skipping a programme number 

1. Select a programme number to be skipped with

the 

D

 

E

 

or 

F

 

G

G

button.

2. Press the BLUE button. The skipped pro-

gramme turns to blue.

3. Press the BLUE button again to release the

skipped programme. When a programme num-
ber is skipped it means that you will be unable
to select it using the 

D

 

E

 

button during nor-

mal TV viewing. If you want to select the
skipped programme, directly enter the pro-
gramme number with the NUMBER buttons or
select it in the programme edit or table menu.

Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Setting up TV stations

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03

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6

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O

17

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2

OO

C

O

12

OOO

7

OO

S

O

22

O

3

OO

S

O

66

OOO

8

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C

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09

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4

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Favourite programme

This function lets you select your favourite pro-
grammes directly.

1. Press the 

MENU 

button to select the Station

menu.

2. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Favourite programme

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button to display the 

Favourite

programme

menu.

4. Press 

the 

D

 

E

 

button to select 

-- -----

.

5.  Select a desired programme with the 

F

 

G

G

button or NUMBER buttons. Any number
under 10 is entered with a numeric 

0

(or ‘

00

’)

in front of it, i.e.

05

(or ‘

005

’) for 5.

6. To store another programme, repeat steps 4

and 5.
You can store up to 8 programmes.

7. Press 

the 

OK 

button.

8. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Repeatedly press the

FAVOURITE

button to

select stored favourite programmes.

Calling the programme table

You can check the programmes stored in the
memory by displaying the programme table.

Displaying programme table

Press the 

LIST 

(or BLUE)

button to display the

Programme table

menu.

The programme table appears on the screen. One
programme table contains ten programmes as
below.

Note :

a.

You may find some blue programmes. They
have been set up to be skipped by auto pro-

gramming or in the programme edit mode.

b.

Some programmes with the channel number
shown in the programme table indicate there
is no station name assigned.

Selecting a programme in the programme
table 

Select a programme with the 

D

 

E

 

or 

F

 

G

 

but-

ton. Then press the 

OK

button.The set switches to

the chosen programme number.

Paging through a programme table

There are 10 (or 20) programme table pages
which contain 100 (or 200) programmes.
Pressing the 

D

 

E

 

or 

F

 

G

G

button repeatedly

turns the pages.

Press the 

LIST 

(or BLUE) 

button to return to nor-

mal TV viewing.

Setting up TV stations

10

Auto

O

programme

{

Manual

O

programme

{

Program me

O

edit

{

Favourite

O

programme

{

}{

O

0_9

O

()

O

OK

O

MENU

56

n

C

a

0 5

Favourite programme

56

n

C

a

0 5

0O

O

AR

O

1D

OOO

5

OO

S

O

69

O

1

OO

C

O

03

OOO

6

OO

S

O

17

O

2

OO

C

O

12

OOO

7

OO

S

O

22

O

3

OO

S

O

66

OOO

8

OO

C

O

09

O

4

OO

S

O

67

OOO

9

OO

C

O

11

O

O

OO

C

O

01

()}{

O

OK

O

MENU

Station

 


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Note: 

Picture menu options are not available for

the RGB input source.

PSM (Picture Status Memory) 

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Picture menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button to select 

PSM

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select a picture setting on the 

PSM

pull-down

menu.

4. Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

The picture 

Dynamic

Standard

Mild 

and

Game

are programmed for good picture repro-

duction at the factory and cannot be changed.

XD

You can enjoy the vivid and hi-definition picture
with LG’s excellent Digital Reality processor tech-
nology.

1. Press the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Picture menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

XD

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On

or 

Off

on the 

XD

pull-down menu.

4. Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Eye (option)

Eye is an optional function. Only a set with eye
option can perform this function.
In some models, the set will automatically adjust
the picture according to the surrounding condi-
tions. This will enable you to enjoy the most suit-
able picture according to the surroundings. 
Press the 

EYE/

*

button to switch the eye function

on or off.

When the eye function is on, the most suitable
picture is automatically adjusted according to the
surrounding conditions. 
At this time the display       in green does not
appear continuously but the display          in yel-
low appears each time the picture condition
changes.

Note : 

a. The eye function is automatically switched off.
b. EYE function is not available for RGB input

source.

Picture adjustment 

You can adjust picture contrast, brightness,
colour intensity, sharpness and tint (NTSC input
only) to the levels you prefer.

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Picture menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Contrast

,

Brightness

,

Colour

or

Sharpness

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

F

 

G

 

button to

make appropriate adjustments on the each
sub menu.

4. Press the 

OK 

button to store it for the picture

user

.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Picture adjustment

11

Dynamic

Standard
Mild
Game
User

Dynamic 

PSM

{

XD

{

Contrast

{

Brightness

{

Colour

{

Sharpness

{

()

O

}

O

OK

O

MENU

Picture

Off

 


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Sound adjustment

12

SSM (Sound Status Memory)

You can select your preferred sound setting; Flat,
Music, Movie or Sports and you can also adjust
the sound frequency of equalizer.

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Sound menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button to select 

SSM

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select a sound setting on the 

SSM

pull-down

menu.

Sound Frequency Adjustment

a. Press the 

G

G

button in 

User

to display the

User 

sub menu.

b. Select a sound band by pressing the 

F

 

G

G

button.

c. Make appropriate sound level with the 

D

 

/

E

 

button.

d. Press the 

OK

button to store it for the

sound 

User

.

Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

The sound

Flat

,

Music

Movie 

and 

Sports

are

programmed for good sound reproduction at the
factory and cannot be changed.

Turbo sound selection

When this function is on, the sound will be more
emphasized and amplified than normal sound.

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Picture menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button  to

select 

Turbo Sound

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On 

or 

off

4. Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Sound adjustment

You can adjust balance, AVL (Auto Volume
Leveler),  AVL automatically keeps on an equal
volume level even if you change programmes.
The Turbo sound creates an all around sound as
in a concert hall.

1. Press 

the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Sound menu.

2. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select the desired sound item; 

AVL 

or

Balance

.

3.  Make desired adjustment with the 

F

 

G

G

D

 

/

E

 

or 

OK

button on each pull-down menu.

4. Press the 

OK

button.

5.  Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

X-WAVE (Wireless Sound) (option)

You can also listen to the sound through the FM
receiver.

1. Press the 

MENU 

button and then 

D

 

E

 

but-

ton to select the Sound menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

X-WAVE

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Set Frequency

.

4. Press the 

G

G

button to tune in a frequency on the

X-wave menu.

5. Use the number 

0

to 

9

or press the 

F

 

G

G

button to match the TV’s frequency and the
FM receiver’s.

Note:

a. If the reception is poor or weak, select a dif-

ferent frequency.

b. For best results, there should be no more

than 5m (16.4ft) between the TV and FM
Receiver.  

c. In certain areas, the FM transmitter ability

may be weak, such as near a broadcast
tower.

d. The reception sensitivity may depend on the

kinds of receiver (FM radio).

Sound output selection 

In AV mode, you can select output sound for the
left and right loudspeakers.

Repeatedly press the 

I/II/

*

button to select the

sound output.

L+R

:Audio signal from audio L input is sent to left

loud-speaker and audio signal from audio R
input is sent to right loud-speaker.

L+L

:Audio signal from audio L input is sent to left

and right loud-speakers.

R+R

:Audio signal from audio R input is sent to      

left and right loud-speakers.

Flat
Music
Movie
Sports
User

Flat

SSM

{

Turbo 

0

Sound

{

AVL

{

Balance

{

X

-

WAVE

{

()

O

}

O

OK

O

MENU

Sound

 


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Setting the clock

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Time menu.

2. Press 

the 

G

G

button to select 

Clock

3. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

adjust the hour.

4. Press 

the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

adjust the minute.

5. Press the 

OK

button.

6.  Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Setting the On/Off timer

By using this function, the set automatically
switches on or off at a preset time. You must set
the time correctly before using the on/off time
function.

1. Press the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Time menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

Off time

/

On time

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

adjust the hour.

4. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

adjust the minute.

5.

Only

On time

function

; Press the 

G

G

button

and then 

D

 

E

E

button to adjust programme

number and volume level.

6.

Press the 

OK

.

7. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Note :

a.

On time

works only in standby mode.

b. To view the remaining on/off time, select the

Time menu.

c.

When you switch the main power off, the

Clock

is reset .

Auto sleep

If you select 

On

on the 

Auto sleep 

pull-down

menu, the set will automatically switch itself to
standby mode approximately ten minutes after a
TV station stops broadcasting.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Time menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Auto sleep

.

3.

Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On 

or 

Off 

on the 

Auto sleep 

pull-down

menu.

4.

Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return to

normal TV viewing.

Stereo/Dual reception 

When a programme is selected, the sound infor-
mation for the station appears after the pro-
gramme number and station name disappear.

Mono sound selection

In stereo reception if the stereo signal is weak,
you can switch to mono by pressing the 

I/II/

but-

ton twice. In mono reception the depth of sound is
improved. To switch back to stereo, press the

I/II/

*

button twice again.

Language selection for dual language broad-
cast

If a programme is received in two languages (dual
language), you can switch to 

DUAL I

DUAL II

or

DUAL I+II

by pressing the 

I/II/

*

button repeated-

ly.

DUAL I

sends the primary broadcast language to

the loudspeakers.

DUAL II

sends the secondary broadcast lan-

guage to the loudspeakers.

DUAL I+II

sends a separate language to each

loudspeaker.

NICAM reception (option)

If your set is equipped with the receiver for
NICAM reception, the high quality NICAM (Near
Instantaneous Companding Audio Multiplex) digi-
tal sound can be received.
Sound output can be selected according to the
type of received broadcast by pressing the 

I/II/

*

button repeatedly.

1.  When NICAM mono is received, you can

select 

NICAM MONO 

or FM MONO.

2. When NICAM stereo is received, you can

select 

NICAM STEREO

or FM MONO. If the

stereo signal is weak, switch to FM mono.

3. When NICAM dual is received, you can select

NICAM DUAL I

NICAM DUAL II

or

NICAM DUAL I+II

or 

MONO

. When FM

mono is selected the display 

MONO 

appears

on the screen.

Sound adjustment

13

Broadcast

Mono

Stereo

Dual

On Screen Display

MONO
STEREO
DUAL I

Time Setting

Clock

{

Off

o

time

{

On

o

time

{

Auto

o

sleep 

{

-

i

-

o

:

o

-

i

-

Clock

{

()

O

}{

O

OK

O

MENU

Time

 


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Other functions

TV and AV modes

Inputs can be set for TV or AV mode. AV mode is
used when a video cassette recorder (VCR), or
other equipment is connected to the set.

Note : 

When a VCR is connected via the aerial

socket the set is used in TV mode. See the
‘Connection of external equipment’ section.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button

to select the Special menu.

2.

Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Input

.

3.

Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select

TV

AV1

AV2

,

COMPONENT

(option)

on the 

Input

pull-down menu.

AV1 : VCR connected to the Euro scart sock-
et or 

AV IN 1 

sockets on the set

AV2 : VCR connected to the 

AV IN 2 

sockets

on the set.
COMPONENT : DVD Player connected to the

COMPONENT

sockets on the set (option)

4. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Alternatively you can select the TV or AV mode by
pressing the 

TV/AV

button.

In AV mode, to return to TV mode, press the 

D

 

/

E

E

or NUMBER buttons.

Auto AV switching (option)

If your VCR outputs switching voltage when it is
switched to playback with the VCR connected to the
Euro scart socket. The set is automatically switched
to 

AV1 

mode when an AV signal is input. But if you

want to keep on watching TV mode, press the 

D

 

/

E

 

or NUMBER buttons. Press the 

TV/AV 

button to

return to AV modes.

Child lock

The TV can be set so that the remote control hand-
set is needed to control it. This feature can be used
to prevent unauthorized viewing.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button

to select the Special menu.

2.

Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

 

button to

select 

Child lock

.

3.

Press the 

G

G

button and then 

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On 

or 

Off 

on the 

Child lock

pull-down

menu.

4. Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

With the lock on, the display 

Child lock 

on

appears on the screen if any button on the front
panel is pressed while viewing the TV.

Blue back (option)

If you select 

On 

on the 

Blue back 

pull-down

menu, the blue background appears on the
screen when there is no or poor signal.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Special menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

Blue back

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On 

or 

Off 

on the 

Blue back 

pull-down

menu.

4.

Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Tilt (option)

The TV picture may tilt to the left or right if the TV
set moves to another position. This function can
be used to compensate the tilt.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Special menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

Tilt

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then 

F

 

G

G

button of

the panel control to adjust the tilt on the 

Tilt

pull-down menu. 

On some models,

adjust the tilt by using the

F

 

G

G

button of the remote control handset.

4.

Press the 

OK

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU 

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Degaussing

Due to the super large Tube in the set. The colour
purity of the picture may be affected by other
magnetic influences such as speakers. Stripes
may appear on the screen or there may be colour
patches.

1. Press 

the 

MENU

button and then 

D

 

E

E

but-

ton to select the Special menu.

2. Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

Degauss

.

3. Press the 

G

G

button and then

D

 

E

E

button to

select 

On 

on the 

Degauss 

pull-down menu.

After the degauss function works, 

On

mode

switches to 

Off 

mode automatically.

4.

Press the 

OK 

or 

F

 

button.

5. Repeatedly press the 

MENU

button to return

to normal TV viewing.

Note :

If you cannot adjust the screen condition

by degaussing, try it again after about 4 minutes.

14

 


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PIP operation (option)

Option :

PIP is an optional function, so that only the set
with PIP function can operate.
PIP (Picture in Picture) displays a picture within a
picture.

On and off

Press the 

PIP

button to switch on the sub picture.

Press this button again to switch it off.

Input mode selection for sub picture

Press the

INPUT

button to select the input mode

for the sub picture.

Each time this button is pressed, each input mode
for the sub picture is displayed as shown below.

Swapping between main and sub pic-

tures

Press the 

SWAP

button to exchange the main

and sub pictures.

Programme selection for sub picture

Press the 

PR +/-

buttons to select a programme

for the sub picture. (In some models, the sub pic-
ture programme selection is available when the
sub picture is TV mode.)

Sub picture size

Repeatedly press the 

SIZE

button to select the

desired sub picture size. The sub picture appears
as below.

Note :

When the sub picture size is 1/2 of the

main picture, the picture quality might get poor.

Sub picture freeze

Press the 

STILL

button to freeze motion of the

sub picture.
Press this button again to restore motion.

Sub picture position change

Press the 

POSITION

button repeatedly until

desired position is achieved. The sub picture
moves clockwise.

Programme number

AV1

AV2

COMPONENT 

(option)

Other functions

Sleep timer

You don’t have to remember to switch the set off
before you go to sleep. The sleep timer automati-
cally switches the set to standby after the preset
time elapses.
Repeatedly press the 

SLEEP

button to select the

number of minutes. The display 

r

r

- - - 

will appear

on the screen, followed by 

10

,

20

30

60

90

120

,

180 

and 

240

. The timer begins to count down

from the number of minutes selected.

Note : 

a. To view the remaining sleep time, press the

SLEEP

button once.

b. To cancel the sleep time, repeatedly press the

SLEEP

button until the display 

r

r

 

- - -

appears.

c. When you switch the set off, the set releases

the preset sleep time.

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1/16 size of the main picture

1/9 size

1/2 size (option)

 


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Teletext (or TOP text) is an optional function,
therefore only a set with the teletext system can
receive the teletext broadcast.

Teletext is a free service broadcast by most TV
stations which gives up-to-the-minute information
on news, weather, television programmes, share
prices and many other topics.

The teletext decoder of this TV can support the
SIMPLE, TOP and FASTEXT systems. SIMPLE
(standard teletext) consists of a number of pages
which are selected by directly entering the corre-
sponding page number. TOP and FASTEXT are
more modern methods allowing quick and easy
selection of teletext information. 

Switch on/off 

Press the 

TEXT

button to switch to teletext.

The initial page or last page appears on the
screen.
Two page numbers, TV station name, date and
time are displayed on the screen headline. The
first page number indicates your selection, while
the second shows the current page displayed.
Press the 

TEXT

or 

TV/AV 

button to switch off tele-

text. The previous mode reappears.

SIMPLE text

Page selection

1.  Enter the desired page number as a three

digit number with the NUMBER buttons. If
during selection you press a wrong number,
you must complete the three digit number and
then re-enter the correct page number. 

2. The 

D

 

E

 

button can be used to select the

preceding or following page.

Programming a colour button in LIST mode
(option)

Press the     button to switch to LIST mode. 

Four teletext page numbers of your choice can be
colour coded and easily selected by pressing the
corresponding coloured button on the remote
control handset.
1. Press a coloured button.
2. Using the NUMBER buttons, select the page

you wish to programme.

3. Press the 

OK

button. Then the selected page

is stored as the selected page number with
blinking once. From now on, you can select

this page with the same coloured button.

4.  The three other coloured buttons are pro-

grammed in the same way.

TOP text (option)

The user guide displays four fields-red, green,
yellow and blue at the bottom of the screen. The
yellow field denotes the next group and the blue
field indicates the next block.

Block / group / page selection

1.  With the blue button you can progress from

block to block.

2.  Use the yellow button to proceed to the next

group with automatic overflow to the next
block.

3. With the green button you can proceed to the

next existing page with automatic overflow to
the next group. 
Alternatively the 

D

 

button can be used.

4. The red button permits to return to previous

selection. Alternatively the 

E

 

button can be

used.

Direct page selection

Corresponding to the SIMPLE teletext mode, you
can select a page by entering it as a three digit
number using the NUMBER buttons in TOP
mode. 

FASTEXT

The teletext pages are colour coded along the
bottom of the screen and are selected by pressing
the corresponding coloured button.

Page selection

1.  Press the 

button to select the index page.

2.  You can select the pages which are colour

coded along the bottom line with the same
coloured buttons.

3. Corresponding to the SIMPLE teletext mode,

you can select a page by entering its three
digit page number with the NUMBER buttons
in FASTEXT mode.

4. The 

D

 

E

 

button can be used to select the

preceding or following page.

Teletext (option)

16

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Special teletext functions

REVEAL

Press this button to display concealed informa-
tion, such as solutions of riddles or puzzles.
Press this button again to remove the information
from the display.

SIZE

Selects double height text.
Press this button to enlarge the top half of the
page.
Press this button again to enlarge the bottom half
of the page.
Press this button again to return to the normal dis-
play.

UPDATE

Displays the TV picture on the screen while waiting
for the new teletext page. The display           will
appear at the top left hand corner of the screen. When
the updated page is available then the display            
will change to the page number. Press this button to
view the updated teletext page.

HOLD

Stops the automatic page change which will occur
if a teletext page consists of 2 or more sub pages.

The number of sub pages and the sub page dis-
played is, usually, shown on the screen below the
time. When this button is pressed the stop symbol
is displayed at the top left-hand corner of the
screen and the automatic page change is inhibit-
ed.
To continue press this button again.

MIX

Displays the teletext pages superimposed on the
TV picture.
To switch the TV picture off press this button
again.

TIME

When viewing a TV programme, press this button
to display the time at the top right hand corner of
the screen. Press this button again to remove the
display. In the teletext mode, press this button to
select a sub page number. The sub page number
is displayed at the bottom of the screen. To hold or
change the sub page, press the RED/GREEN, 

D

 

/

E

 

or NUMBER buttons. Press again to exit this

function.

Teletext (option)

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Troubleshooting check list

Symptoms

No picture, no sound

Sound OK, poor picture

Picture OK, poor sound

Picture blurred

Lines or streaks in picture

Poor reception on some channels

No colour

Poor colour

Remote control does not work

The mains plug-(plugged in and
switched on)

Is the TV switched on

Try another channel (weak signal)

Check aerial (plugged into TV?)

Check aerial (broken lead?)

Check aerial

Check for local interference

Adjust contrast

Adjust brightness

Adjust colour

Adjust volume

Check the batteries in remote control

Check Audio/Video sockets (VCR only)

Check these items and try to
adjust these