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    User Manual 50PL9126D 50PL9220D F or Customer Use / À l’usa ge du client / P ara Uso del Cliente AE: Enter below the Serial No. which is located on the rear of the cabinet. Retain this information f or future r efer ence. FR: Entrez ci-dessous le numéro de série qui se trouv e à l’arrière du boîtier du dispositif. Conser vez ces informati[...]

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    How to mak e the optimal connection (only RF cable is pr ovided, f or the rest of the cables, please consult y our consumer electr onics dealer for a vailability) Comment r éaliser une bonne connexion (seulement le câble RF est inclus, pour le r este des câbles, de fa veur consultez a v ec son distributeur d’appar eils électroniques) Cómo r [...]

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    1 AE: Set-T op Bo x to TV FR: Boîtier de décodag e v ers télé viseur ES: De la caja superior o caja de cable al TV HDMI RF CABLE/ ANTENNA HDMI Y Pb VIDEO R C Details ref er to page 21. /Détails, consultez la page 21. /Para detalles, consulte la pag. 21. OR/OU/O 2 AE: D VD Pla y er/Recorder to TV FR: Lecteur D VD/Enregistr eur D VD vers télé [...]

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    3 AE: D VD Pla y er or Recorder to TV FR: Lecteur D VD ou Enregistr eur v ers télé viseur ES: Del r epr oductor o grabador de D VD al TV Component Video Input /Entr ée vidéo composant /Entrada de video componente Details ref er to page 21. /Détails, consultez la page 21. /Para detalles, consulte la pag. 21. 4 AE: D VD Pla y er/Recorder/VCR to [...]

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    5 AE: D VD Pla y er/Recorder/VCR to TV FR: Lecteur D VD/Enregistr eur D VD/Magnétoscope v ers le télé viseur ES: Del r epr oductor/grabador de D VD/VCR al TV Details ref er to page 22. /Détails, consultez la page 22. /Para detalles, consulte la pag. 22. C Composite Audio-video /Audio-Vidéo composite /Audio-Video compuesto 6 AE: Video Camera /G[...]

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    7 AE: Audio to Hi-fi System (Digital) FR: Audio v ers chaîne haute fidélité (Numérique) ES: Audio al sistema Hi-fi (Digital) Details ref er to page 23. /Détails, consultez la page 23. /Para detalles, consulte la pag. 23. SPDIF[...]

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    1 A Guide to Digital TV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Use of the remote control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Control Buttons on the[...]

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    2 Do not insert the po wer plug in a wall socket before all connections are made . The major benefit of this DLP® projection television is its large viewing screen. T o see the large screen at its best, test various locations in the room to find the optimal spot for viewing. Be sure to allow a minimum of 15 cm of space around the TV . T o a void c[...]

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    3 W atching Cable TV pro grams that don’ t require the cable bo x Since you’ v e connected the cable TV signal directl y to the TV’ s tuner , you can also watch the unscrambled programs by simply tuning to the desired channel. Y ou must first use Autoprogram, how ev er , to store channels in the TV’ s memor y . See page 7. Note: This connec[...]

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    4 Cable box with S-Video , component video (YPbPr) or HDMI connectors See Connect Accessor y Devices, p. 22-23. Via Antenna Via antenna you can watch whatever DTV programs being broadcast in your area for free. If you’ re not sure what HDTV programming is available in your area, contact your local content pro vider or your local electronics store[...]

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    5 PO WER button Press to turn on/off the TV from or to standby mode . Note: When the TV is turned on by the main supply , the blue indicator light will blink for 45 seconds . This is the lamp’ s star t-up per iod. When the light goes off, press the POWER button on the remote control or power switch . to turn on the TV . A V button Press this butt[...]

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    6 Should your remote be lost or brok en you can still change some of the basic settings with the buttons on your TV . Press the power switch . to switch the TV on. Press: • the V OLUME + or − button to adjust the volume; • the CHANNEL ≤ or ≥ button to select the TV channels or sources. The MENU button can be used to summon the Settings me[...]

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    7 Tips: • When you have lock ed TV c hannels while initiating autopro gram, a message appear s asking to enter your PIN code in order to complete autoprogr amming. • When interrupted, the updated c hannel information is retained as well as the old c hannel information that were not updated. • Background autopro gramming occur s only when the [...]

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    8 Digital Channel selection dela y Due to the tuning complexity of subchannel digital pro gramming, the time to select and view a digital channel may tak e slightly longer than what the viewer is normally accustomed to (as compared to analog channel progr ams). Digital channel broadcasts contain pro gram and system data information that must be pro[...]

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    9 Ho w to na vigate through the Settings menus The Settings menu allows you to access and change settings and prefer ences. & Press the MENU button on the remote control to call up the Settings menu. - On the left panel the highlight can be set on a menu item with the cursor up/down button. The right panel shows the content of the highlighted m[...]

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    10 This menu is used to control the settings of special TV functions, features and accessor y devices. The Pref erences menu allows you to change settings that will be accessed only occasionally . The Source menu allows you to select a source. The Clock menu allows you to use your TV as a clock. This setup is necessar y for the correct working of t[...]

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    11 & Select Caption ser vice . é Press the cursor right button. “ Select the desired Caption ser vice: • CC-1, CC-2, CC-3, CC-4 Dialogue (and descriptions) for the action on the captioned TV program shows on screen. Usually CC 1 is the most frequently used. CC 2 ma y be used for alternate languages if they are being transmitted. • T -1, [...]

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    12 Tips: Emergency Aler t Signalling is not possible: - when content bro wsing; - with analogue video sources . - Y ou always have the possibility to remove the message from the screen. - The message display will overlap whatever menu element or other message is on the screen. Ca uti on! If y ou ha v e f or go tte n y ou r PI N! & Select Change[...]

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    13 Sour ce This menu allows you to identify the accessor y devices you hav e connected to the external input/output. & Select Source in the Setup menu. é Pr ess the cursor right button to enter the list of types of devices connected to the selected input. “ Select the accessor y device with the cursor up/down buttons. When you select A V1 , [...]

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    14 Press the MENU button on the remote control to display the Settings menu. The TV menu gives you an overview of the menus you can select. Note: Depending on the input signal, one or more menu items may not be selectable . Picture menu Note: Some menu items are not available in case of HD sources . & Press the cursor right button to select Pic[...]

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    15 DNR (Digital Noise Reduction) Automatically filters out and reduces the image noise and improv es picture quality when receiving weak video signals. & Press the cursor right button to enter the list. é Select Off, Minimum, Medium or Maximum according to the image noise. “ Press the cursor left button to return to the picture menu. Color e[...]

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    16 Sound mode This selects the modes for stereo or surround sound reproduction dependent on the broadcast signals or signals from external inputs receiv ed. Alternate audio (only selectable with analog broadcast signals) This gives you the possibility to swap between the Main and Second Audio Program (SAP) when it is a vailable. Digital audio langu[...]

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    17 Channels menu This menu can control special functions for the TV channels. & Select Channels in the TV settings menu with the cursor up/down. é Press the cursor right to enter the channels menu. “ Press the cursor up/down to select a channels menu item. Lock after Note: Loc k after is only selectable if time is known. See Setup, Cloc k me[...]

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    18 When All has been selected, all items in the age-based and in the contents-based lists are locked. If, while All is selected, any other item, either an age-based or content-based item, is unselected, then All is automatically unselected. None is the selection for items that either hav e no rating information or hav e a rating of None. Both will [...]

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    19 Region ratings lock This function allows you to control access to digital programs based on downloaded Region Ratings. & Select Region ratings lock with the cursor down. é Press the cursor right to enter the list. Y ou are asked to enter your code . (See Set/Change PIN, p.12). If the code is correct, a list appears, showing the Region ratin[...]

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    20 The picture you received from the broadcaster or pla yback from D VDs may be in widescreen or conventional modes. Pictures in conv entional mode will ha ve black bars on the right and left of the screen. Select Picture format & Press FORMA T button to displa y a list of a vailable displa y formats (depending on the receiving signal). This le[...]

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    21 Using HDMI Connect RF cable from wall to input at back of the cable box. Connect cable box to TV using HDMI cable. Note: If the accessor y device has D VI output only, use a D VI to HDMI adapter cable to connect to the HDMI connector . Y ou need to also connect the audio cable to L and R A UDIO jac ks . Next, go to Menu => Setup => Source [...]

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    22 4 D VD Pla y er/D VD Recorder/VCR to TV Using S-Video Connect S-Video cable to S-Video input on back of TV and S-Video output on the back of DVD/VCR pla yer or recor der . Connect audio cables (red/white) to audio A V inputs on back of TV and Audio outputs on back of DVD/VCR pla yer or recor der . T urn on TV and D VD/VCR play er or recorder . P[...]

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    23 Using SPDIF Connect audio cable from the SPDIF jack on the rear of the TV to the DIGIT AL IN jack on the rear of the hi-fi system. Tip:SPDIF (Sony and Philips Digital Interconnect Format) is highly recommended for high quality digital sound output. 7 Audio to Hi-Fi System (Digital) A Select Connected Devices & Press the A V button repeatedly[...]

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    24 Multimedia bro wser Multimedia bro wser lets you displa y pictures or play audio files stored on a USB device. The Multimedia bro wser application is invok ed from the My Content menu (press the MY CONTENT button) by selecting the USB device and pressing the cursor right. Notes: - Following file formats can be repr oduced: • For pictures: JPEG[...]

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    25 F ollo wing icons ma y appear : folder pictures music self made pla ylist/album Notes: • Y our TV suppor ts slide shows with background music . • The playbac k will continue to play even if temporarily switched to bro wser screens. The audio will be stopped when another song star ts playing, or when the end has been reached. • Pro gressive[...]

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    26 SYMPT OMS SUGGESTED STEPS T O T AKE Hookup Can't get external audio equipment to work with TV . 1. SPDIF output audio only in digital mode and the audio equipment used must ha ve the decoder . 2. Monitor Out Audio LR output audio for both analog and digital programs Installation Can't get the A V channels on the TV screen. Press the A [...]

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    27 If your prob lem is not solved T urn your TV off and then on again once . Ne ver attempt to repair a defective TV yourself. Check with your dealer or call a TV technician. T elephone number Philips Customer Care Center : 1-888-PHILIPS (744-5477) Please, hav e the Model and Product number which you can find at the back of your television set read[...]

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    28 Glossar y Active Control Active Control is a unique, intelligent and proactiv e control system. It ensures that the viewing experience is alwa ys optimal by automatically compensating and changing ambient light condition. Aspect Ratio The ratio between the width and height of the TV picture on the screen. In a normal TV set the aspect ratio is 4[...]

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    29 Car e and Cleaning • T o av oid possible shock hazar d, be sure the TV is unplugged fr om the electrical outlet befor e cleaning. • Regularly dust the TV with a dr y , non-scratching duster to k eep the TV clean. • When cleaning the TV , take car e not to scratch or damage the scr een surface . Av oid w earing jew elr y when cleaning the T[...]

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    30 Specifications 50PL9126 / 50PL9220 PICTURE / DISPLA Y A sp e c t r a t i o 16 : 9 Displa y screen type DLP® Projection TV Picture Enhancement Pix el Plus, Progr essive Scan, 3D combfilter , Black stretch, Activ e Control, Auto Picture (5 modes), Digital Noise Reduction (DNR) SOUND Output Po wer (RMS) 2 x 10W Sound Enhancement Auto V olume Lev e[...]

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    31 Intr oduction Philips offers software upgrade capability for your TV using USB por table memor y . After you hav e completed a software upgrade , your TV will typically perform better . What impro vements are made depends on the upgrade software you are using as well as the software your TV contained before the upgrade . Y ou can execute the sof[...]

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    32 Manual software upgrade procedur e For a manual software upgrade copy the “autorun.upg” file in a director y called “Upgrades” located in the root of the USB por table memor y . & Inser t the por table memor y that contains the downloaded software upgrade. é The TV will automatically star t the content browser menu. Exit the menu by[...]

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    33 Philips, P.O. Box 671539, Marietta, GA. 30006-0026 PHILIPS LIMITED WARRANTY ONE (1) YEAR WARRANTY COVERAGE: PHILIPS warranty obligation is limited to the terms set forth below. WHO IS COVERED: Philips warrants the product to the original purchaser or the person receiving the product as a gift against defects in materi- als and workmanship as bas[...]

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