Missing QAM Channels
There has been an FCC rule change to Clear QAM broadcasts. Previously many cable subscribers were able to use the QAM tuner in their TVs* to tune in the clear QAM signals from their local cable provider. The FCC has made a change to the broadcasting of QAM and the encryption of QAM signals
Feature: How To Setup Pixel Shift On Your Plasma TV (2005 - 2007 Models)
Explains how to turn on pixel shift
Setup: How To Label The Inputs On Your TV (2007)
A step-by-step guide on how to add names to the different inputs on your TV
How To Use White, Signal Pattern, And Side Gray (2007)
Explains how to use the white, signal pattern, and side gray option on your Plasma
What Is CMR (Clear Motion Rate)?
Clear Motion Rate (CMR) is a specification that was developed by Samsung to accurately measure how well a Samsung TV can depict fast-moving images and to help simplify comparing different Samsung TVs. CMR offers a more complete measure by calculating 3 factors: frame refresh rate, image
Why Can't I Turn Closed Captions On?
Closed Captioning Function Accessible Inaccessible If the closed captioning feature is greyed out on your TV this means you are on a source that does not carry the CC signal. Selected Source Carries CC signal Connection Coax Yes AV Yes
Where Can I Get The Samsung Link Software?
The Samsung Link software is used to stream content (photos, music, videos) from compatible devices For sign-up (using your Samsung account), software, and how-to guides on the Samsung Link software visit httplink.samsung.com/ PC Requirements: You can register any PC with Samsung Link
What Is Movie Mode?
Movie Mode is one of the automatic picture settings that are preset at the factory. When you select Movie Mode, your TV displays a natural image without picture enhancements that reproduces the color tone, brightness, and other visual features of a movie with the greatest fidelity. You can
Why Does My TV Make A Popping Or Cracking Noise After I Turn It Off?
The popping or cracking noises you hear after you turn off your TV are caused by different parts inside the TV contracting as they cool. It's caused by the thermal expansion the metal chassis of the TV goes through during the warm-up phase. These sounds are normal, and happen in a variety of
Setup: The Computer Image Is Cropped / Bigger / Cut Off On The TV Screen
A common complaint when connecting a computer to the TV is the screen size is not correct or that image is cropped. This is caused because the TV's scaling is set for standard HDMI input. To resolve these image issue you simply need to rename the input PC or PC DVI. Once renamed the TV will
How To Manually Power On And Off The TV (2012)
2012 Television now use a Jog control instead of touch buttons to control the TV without the remote control. This control is located on the rear or bottom right side of the TV and will feel like a little joystick. Powering The TV On To power the TV on push in on the Jog. Powering Off
How Can I Tell What Model Year My TV Is?
To tell what year your TV is refer to the chart below Year 3rd Letter in the model code indicates model year. 2005 (DLP) HL-Rxxxx (LCD) LN-Rxxxx (Plasma) HP-Rxxxx 2006 (DLP) HL-Sxxxx (LCD) LN-Sxxxx (Plasma) HP-Sxxxx (Plasma) SP-Sxxxx 2007
My TV Is Connected Using The Component Connections And The Color Is Not Correct.
If you have your TV connected to an output device (source) using the Component connections and the color is not correct, follow these steps: Turn on your TV, and then turn on the Menu or change the TV to a different source (for example, from Component to Cable or HDMI). If the Menu colors
What Does Game Mode Do?
Game Mode is available on all current Samsung TVs. When you set a video source (input) to Game mode, your TV electronically bypasses two of the video signal processors in the TV, subsequently cutting down the amount of time the TV needs to process the video input from your game. You may notice
Audio: How To Disable The TVs Internal Speakers (2011 - 2012 Model TVs)
Instructions on disabling the TVs internal speakers
Which HDMI Cables Are Compatible With Samsung TVs?
2010 - 2013 Samsung TVs Samsung TVs in 2010 - 2012 either were HDMI standard 1.3 or 1.4. If your TV has the 3D feature it uses the 1.4 HDMI standard. All other TV's used HDMI 1.3 standard. 2007, 2008, 2009 Samsung TVs For those 2007, 2008, or 2009 Samsung TVs that have HDMI 1.3, you should
Which Video Input Is The Best?
The following list shows video input formats, ranked from best quality to worst: Rank Cable Supported Resolutions Image Best HDMI 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i Best DVI 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i Better Component 1080p*, 1080i, 720p,
Accessories: Samsung's Evolution Kit (SEK-1000)
What is the Evolution Kit (SEK-1000) The Evolution Kit is a hardware kit that can attach to 2012 TVs with the Evolution Port LED Plasma UN**ES7500 UN**ES8000 PN**E7000 PN**E8000 Can I Use The Evolution Kit On Any Other TV? No, the evolution kit will only work with
Why Can't I Turn Closed Captions Off?
If you have turned off closed captions and they are still showing up on the TV, they are either part of the program and cannot be turned off or you are using a Cable Box, Satellite Box, DVD Player, or other external device. The TV can only turn on and off closed captions form an antenna or a
Which Samsung TVs Are HDCP Compliant?
HDCP (High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection) are protocols used to protect the HD content being sent to your TV. If you are using an HDMI connection (and in other cases a DVI to HDMI connection) both devices are required to support the HDCP protocols. All 2005 through current model lineup
How To Use Windows 7 & Windows Media Player 12 To Stream Media.
If you are is unable or do not want to use PC share manager, try this option.
Connect: How To Connect A High Definition Cable/ Satellite Box
Step-by step guide to connect your equipment and receive your HD signals.
Audio: How To Disable The TVs Internal Speakers (2006 - 2010 Model TVs)
Instructions on how to internally disable the TV speakers.
Samsung Super Bowl Ad 2014 FAQ's
What is ShopTV? ShopTV is a ground-breaking app in the Samsung Smart Hub that makes it fun and easy to shop for products you see on TV shows and commercials. With just the press of a button on your Samsung remote, you can browse thousands of products and securely check out through the TV. Now,
What Is The Flesh Tone Setting?
Neo GUI ASE GUI The flesh tone option allows you to fine tune the flesh colors in the picture without affecting the other colors on the screen. Moving the bar in the positive direction will add more red to your flesh tones. Moving the bar into the negative direction will