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    PowerLite ® Home Cinema 3020/3020e Home Theater Projector User’ s Guide[...]

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    2 Contents Contents Introduction 6 Projector Parts 7 Remote Control – PowerLite Home Cinema 3020 9[...]

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    Contents 3 Choosing Slideshow Options 36 Choosing the Color Mode 37 Advanced Color Adjustments 38 Ad[...]

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    4 Contents Using WirelessHD 60 Placing the WirelessHD Transmitter 60 Connecting the WirelessHD Trans[...]

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    Contents 5 Specifications 86 General 86 Lamp 86 Remote Control 87 WirelessHD Transmitter (Home Cinem[...]

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    6 Introduction Introduction The PowerLite ® Home Cinema 3020/3020e proje ctor lets you enjoy theate[...]

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    Introduction 7 Projector Parts Control panel Air exhaust Lens cover Adjustable foot HDMI ports Remot[...]

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    8 Introduction Brightness sensor Escape button Power button Mounting bracket attachment points Botto[...]

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    Introduction 9 Remote Control – PowerL ite Home Cinema 3020 Source buttons Switch between equipmen[...]

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    10 Introduction Remote Control – PowerLite Home Cinema 3020e Source buttons Switch between equipme[...]

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    Introduction 11 WirelessHD Transmitter – PowerLite Home Cinema 3020e Front Back Power button Input[...]

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    12 Introduction Optional Accessories Epson provides the following optional accessories for the proje[...]

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    Introduction 13 Using This Manual This book contains all the information you need to use the project[...]

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    14 Setting Up the Projector Setting Up the Projector Follow the instructions in this section to ch o[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 15 Keep the projector level and place it at a height so its le ns is even w[...]

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    16 Setting Up the Projector To determine the exact image size when you know the proj ection distance[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 17 In order to view 3D images correctly, 3D glasse s must be worn within 32[...]

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    18 Setting Up the Projector The following illustrations show the dimensions of the projec tor: Cente[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 19 Connecting the Cables Connecting Video and Computer Equipment You can co[...]

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    20 Setting Up the Projector You can connect up to five pieces of equipmen t directly to the projecto[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 21 When you connect an HDMI cable to the projec tor, it is recommended that[...]

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    22 Setting Up the Projector Making Other Connections Connect the power cable and other cables descri[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 23 Installing Batteries in the Remote Control The remote control uses two A[...]

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    24 Setting Up the Projector 2. Do one of the following: ■ Plug the other end of the USB cable into[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 25 ■ Plug the other end of the USB cable into a computer or other device [...]

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    26 Setting Up the Projector Turning Off the Projector 1. Turn off any equipment connected to the pro[...]

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    Setting Up the Projector 27 Note: If an image does not appear, se e “Problem Solving” on page 77[...]

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    28 Setting Up the Projector If one side of the image is taller than the other, make sure the project[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 29 Making Basic Adjustments Follow the instructions in this chapter to make[...]

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    30 Making Basic Adjustments Choosing the Aspect Ratio In many cases, video signals are automatically[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 31 Viewing 3D images To view 3D content, you must first connect a 3D-compat[...]

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    32 Making Basic Adjustments The light on t he 3D glasses indicates t he current status of the glasse[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 33 Projecting in Split Screen mode You can use the Split Screen fe ature to[...]

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    34 Making Basic Adjustments 2. Press the Menu button. You see this screen: To select an input source[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 35 Starting a Slideshow After connecting a USB device to the projector, you[...]

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    36 Making Basic Adjustments 4. While projecting, use the following commands to control the display a[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 37 Choosing the Color Mode You can change the Color Mode to automatically a[...]

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    38 Making Basic Adjustments ■ 3D Cinema for viewing 3D movies in a dimly lit room (only available [...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 39 Adjusting the Gamma Setting You can select from five gamma settings (2.0[...]

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    40 Making Basic Adjustments Adjusting RGBCMY Use this feature to adjust the hue, saturation , and br[...]

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    Making Basic Adjustments 41 To access the lock settings, follow these steps: 1. Press the Menu butto[...]

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    42 Making Detailed Adjustments Making Detailed Adjustments You can use the projector’s on-scree n [...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 43 4. When you’re finished, press the Esc button to return to the prev[...]

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    44 Making Detailed Adjustments Adjusting the Picture Quality Before fine-tuning the image using thes[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 45 ■ Setup Level Note: This setting can be used only when an NTSC sign[...]

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    46 Making Detailed Adjustments Sharpness and Picture Quality Set tings If the image looks fuzzy, or [...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 47 Note: This setting can be used onl y when viewing a compo site video [...]

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    48 Making Detailed Adjustments ■ Skin Tone Makes fine adjustments to the tint and controls the amo[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 49 3D Setup Use this menu to adjust 3D brightness, th e 3D display forma[...]

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    50 Making Detailed Adjustments ■ Inverse 3D Glasses Reverses the timing for the left and ri ght sh[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 51 WirelessHD Settings (PowerLi te Home Cinema 3020e only) Use these opt[...]

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    52 Making Detailed Adjustments Split Screen Setup Press the Menu button while in Split Screen mode t[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 53 ■ Audio Source Use this setting to select which screen’s aud io y[...]

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    54 Making Detailed Adjustments 3. Use the arrow buttons to select the desired setting, then press th[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 55 Resetting the Projector If the image quality isn’t what you expect,[...]

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    56 Making Detailed Adjustments Customizing Projector Features Use the settings in this section to ad[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 57 ■ Zoom Caption Pos. Lets you adjust the shape and position of the i[...]

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    58 Making Detailed Adjustments ■ Direct Power On Sets projection to start without pressing the P p[...]

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    Making Detailed Adjustments 59 ■ Control Pa nel Lock Lets you disable all the butt ons on the proj[...]

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    60 Using WirelessHD Using WirelessHD You can use the included Wire lessHD Transmitter (PowerLite Hom[...]

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    Using WirelessHD 61 Connecting the WirelessHD Transmitter To prepare your device to work with the Wi[...]

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    62 Using WirelessHD Viewing WirelessHD Content Follow these steps to view WirelessHD con tent: 1. Tu[...]

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    Using WirelessHD 63 Note: Make sure to point the remote at the WirelessHD transmitter. The sub-scree[...]

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    64 Using WirelessHD If you have connected a television or other display to the output port on the tr[...]

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    Using WirelessHD 65 ■ Press and hold the P-in-P button on the remote control to switch the sources[...]

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    66 Using HDMI Link Using HDMI Link When you connect HDMI CEC-compatible devices to the projector wit[...]

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    Using HDMI Link 67 4. Set up your connected devices so their HD MI CEC-compatible fu nctions are ena[...]

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    68 Maintenance Maintenance Your projector needs little maintenance. All you ne ed to do on a reg ula[...]

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    Maintenance 69 Cleaning the 3D Glasses Use a lint-free cloth (do not use paper towels) to gently wip[...]

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    70 Maintenance Cleaning and Replacing the Air Filter Regular filter maintenance is important to main[...]

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    Maintenance 71 5. Gently tap both sides of the air filter against a hard surface four or five times [...]

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    72 Maintenance Replacing the Lamp The projection lamp lasts for u p to 4000 hours in Norm al mode. Y[...]

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    Maintenance 73 5. Remove the lamp cover as shown. 6. Loosen the screws securing the lamp (they don?[...]

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    74 Maintenance 8. Gently insert the new lamp into the proj ector and press the handle down. Tighten [...]

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    Maintenance 75 Resetting the Lamp Usage Timer After replacing the lamp, plug the projector back in a[...]

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    76 Maintenance Storing the Projector If you need to store the projector for an ext ended time, do th[...]

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    Problem Solving 77 Problem Solving This section explains how to interpret the projector’s status l[...]

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    78 Problem Sol ving Power button is on, power light flashes blue The projector is warming up. Wait f[...]

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    Problem Solving 79 Solving Picture Problems You cannot turn on the projector. ■ Make sure the powe[...]

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    80 Problem Sol ving 3D content does not display or does not display correctly. ■ Press the 2D/3D b[...]

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    Problem Solving 81 ■ Press the function key that lets you display on an external monitor. It’s o[...]

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    82 Problem Sol ving ■ Make sure your cables are securely connected at both ends. ■ If you’re u[...]

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    Problem Solving 83 Solving Remote Control Problems The projector doesn’t respond to remote control[...]

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    84 Problem Sol ving Solving WirelessHD Problems (PowerLite Home Cinema 3020e Only) The projector can[...]

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    Problem Solving 85 Where to Get Help Internet Support Epson provides technical assistance 24 hours a[...]

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    86 Specificati ons Specifications General Type of display Poly-silicon TFT active matrix Size of LCD[...]

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    Specifications 87 Power consumption 230 W Lamp life 4000 hours (Norm al mode) 5000 hours (ECO mode) [...]

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    88 Specificati ons Electrical Rated frequency 50/60 Hz AC Power supply 100 to 120V AC: 3.7 A 200 to [...]

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    Specifications 89 Compatible Video Formats The projector supports analog video in NTSC, PAL, and SEC[...]

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    90 Specificati ons Analog RGB (computer display) HDMI Signal Refresh rate (Hz) Resolution VGA 60/72/[...]

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    Specifications 91 3D mode 3D Format ESC/VP21 Command Codes You can use an AV controller with a 9-pin[...]

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    92 Notices Notices Important Safety Information Follow these safety instructions when setting up and[...]

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    Notices 93 ■ The following people should limit 3D content viewing: People with a history of photos[...]

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    94 Notices ■ Allow the lamp to cool for one hour before replacing it. ■ Unplug the projector dur[...]

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    Notices 95 WARNING The connection of a non-shielded equipment interface cable to this equipment will[...]

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    96 Notices Trademarks EPSON, PowerLite, and C 2 Fine are registered tradem arks, 1080Perfect is a tr[...]