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    Philips Multimedia pr ojector cBright Series LC4345, LC4341, LC4331 User guide English M e n u O K A V M u t e K e y s t o n e V o l u m e S t a n d b y L a m p R C XP Hopper SV30 Eng.* 05-09-2000 11:56 Pagina 1[...]

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    2 Menu OK A V M u t e K e y s t o n e V o l u m e S t a n d b y L a m p R C Menu OK AV Mute Keystone Source Stand by On Lamp RC Menu OK AV Mute Keystone Source Stand by On Lamp RC @ 0 @ # ! $ 2 5 1 6 3 8 7 9 4 h k Audio out USB L Audio in R Video S-Video Data in Data out Audio out USB R Audio in L Video S-Video Data out Data in a c j i b d e f g b [...]

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    T able of contents 0. Controls and connections .....................................................2 1. Introduction............................................................................3 T able of contents .....................................................................3 Introduction ....................................................[...]

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    Electrical energy can perform many useful functions. This projector has been engineered and manufactured to meet applicable safety standards. IMPROPER USE CAN RESUL T IN POTENTIAL ELECTRICAL SHOCK OR FIRE HAZARDS. In order not to defeat the safeguards incorporated into this projector , observe the following basic rules for its installation, use and[...]

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    1. Keystone Correction A keystoned image (picture top width larger than picture bottom width or vice versa) appears when the relative positions of the projector and the screen are not correct. With the ‘keystone correction’ feature you can correct this picture distortion. Digital keystone correction is directly accessible via the keyboard on th[...]

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    Controls On projector (fig. 1) 1 Menu T o activate and deactivate the menu. 2 Cursor Control T o manipulate the mouse cursor on the connected computer as long as the menu is not active. When the menu is active the Cursor Control controls the menu cursor . The cursor control works with up/down and left/right button operation. Notes: – The Cursor C[...]

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    On trackball remote control (LC4345) - (fig. 3) 1 On/off button T o switch the remote control on and off. Note: The remote control will always use some power , even when not in use. Therefore it is advised to always switch off the remote control after use. 2 Cursor Control T o manipulate the mouse cursor on the connected computer as long as the men[...]

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    Positioning the projector and screen • Place the projector on a stable, level surface, out of direct sunlight and away from sources of excessive dust, dirt, heat, water , moisture, vibration and strong magnetic fields. Face the projector towards the screen for the best picture results. T o determine the distance for the desired size, please refer[...]

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    T o Lower: • Keep both adjusters (A) pressed and gently lower the projector . • Use the Focus Ring and Zoom Ring to readjust the focus and size of the image. Horizontal angle (horizon) • Adjust or correct a possible tilted picture by turning the projector feet to the desired position. Up: turn the feet to the left. Down: turn the feet to the [...]

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    Video/computer cables and adapter These accessories (1 to 3) are supplied with the product for connecting the projector to computer/A V equipment. The numbers in the left-hand column correspond with the numbers in the connection diagrams on the following pages. When connecting the projector to a Macintosh computer , a programmable VGA/MAC adapter i[...]

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    Connecting to a computer Caution! – The data input is suitable for both Apple Macintosh computers (Power Book and Power Mac) as well as for IBM compatible PCs. – The data output of IBM compatible PCs can be connected directly to the projector using standard data cables. – Apple Macintosh computers may need a conversion plug (optional) added t[...]

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    Connecting to video equipment Note: The figures in brackets (1) correspond to the figures in the accessories diagram. The characters in brackets (a) correspond to the characters in fig. 4 of ‘Controls and connections’. Caution! Always switch off the projector before making any connections. P AL, NTSC, SECAM 1. Connect the Video out socket of a [...]

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    Connecting to audio equipment Note: The characters in brackets (a) correspond to the characters in fig. 4 of ‘Controls and connections’. Caution! Always switch off the projector before making any connections. Always turn down the volume control of the connected amplifier before switching it on, to prevent damage to the speakers. • Connect the[...]

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    Connecting to an external monitor Note: The characters in brackets (a) correspond to characters in fig. 4 of ‘Controls and connections’. Caution! Always switch off PC, external monitor and projector before making any connections. 1. Connect the Data out terminal of the computer to the Data in terminal (g) of the projector and secure the plugs b[...]

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    Preparation General 1. Press the Stand by On button to switch on the projector . – The lamp indicator flashes green and the start up screen appears for several seconds. – When the average lamplife time has almost expired and less than 100 hours remain, the message ‘Warning: lamplife has almost expired’ will be displayed on the screen when s[...]

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    2. Use Cursor Control left and/or right to move the cursor to any other item in the menu bar . 3. Select the sub menu item to be adjusted using Cursor Control up and/or down. 4. Adjust the selected item in the action window at the bottom of the screen, using Cursor Control left and/or right. 5. Select the next item to be adjusted in the sub menu an[...]

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    Note: A (audio)/ V (video) -mute can only be selected with the A V mute button on the projector or on the remote control. A/V mute then appears on the screen. For example: The following adjustments procedures follow a slightly different sequence of actions, or may need some further explanation. Pan T o view an enlarged area of the projected picture[...]

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    Mirror The projector can be used in various positions with respect to the viewers and the projection screen. With the Mirror function the picture can be displayed in a way that is suitable for a specific application. Rear screen projection The image can be flipped to a horizontal mirror image of the input signal for rear screen projection. Front pr[...]

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    Other Settings The projector is equipped with the following functions to optimize its use and handling: Start-up screen This function allows you to display or suppress the default Philips start-up screen upon the projector’ s start up. 1. Press Menu. – The menu bar appears on the screen. 2. Use Cursor Control to move the cursor to Settings. 3. [...]

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    Cleaning Caution! Switch off and disconnect the projector before cleaning. 1. When the cabinet is dusty , clean it by gently wiping with a soft cloth. 2. A chamois leather slightly moistened with water is sufficient for cleaning the housing. 3. Do not use cleaning agents as they may harm the housing. Always keep the lens clean 1. When the lens is d[...]

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    Lamp When operation time reaches the last 100 hours of the average lamplife, the message ‘Warning: lamplife has almost expired’ will be displayed on the screen, each time the projector is switched on. The lamplife remaining can be checked using the OSD menu. 1. Press the Menu. – The menu bar appears on the screen. 2. Use Cursor Control to mov[...]

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    Caution! – For cooling purposes the lamp is open. When removing the lamp do not tilt. If the inner tube is broken glass particles may fall out. – Be very careful. The lamp and lampholder may still be too hot to touch. – Keep lamp holder opening to your right. Do not touch lamp or point lamp holder opening at anyone. – A high-pressure lamp m[...]

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    If a fault occurs, first check the points listed below before taking the projector for repair . If you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, consult your dealer or service organisation. Warning: Under no circumstances should you try to repair the projector yourself as this could invalidate the warranty . PROBLEM – POSSIBLE CAUS[...]