Blank Screen, And The LED Lights Are On Or Flashing
The LED lights indicate whether a DLP TV is working properly. For example, if all three LEDs are blinking, the most common cause is that the DLP lamp may be defective. View the configuration chart below, it describes what the LED lights mean. For more detailed information on each indication,
Important: If any of the LED lights on the front of your TV are on or flashing, this is not a power issue. Click here to view the Blank Screen, And The LED Lights Are On Or Flashing article of this troubleshooting guide. If your TV does not power on, try the following steps in order: Try
How To Set Your Clock
There are two methods to set the clock: Auto Clock Set Manual Clock Set Information about each of the two methods is below. Auto Clock Set The Auto Clock Set uses information it receives through the RF input on the TV. Some broadcasters, however, do not regularly check the time feed in
How To Program Your Remote Control
Please see your user's manual of your TV for any remote control codes. Click here to visit our Download Center if you don't have your user's manual handy. To Program Your Remote Follow These Steps: Turn OFF the device (VCR, DVD Player, Cable Box, etc.) you are programing the remote to
This article covers the complete setup process for PIP including: Connection Method Limitations of the PIP function Activation of PIP Information and instructions for each are below. General Connection Method PIP is only available if you have both of the following connections: Any
Connecting Your Television To A Home Theater Digitally
You can connect your TV to a digital home theater system via a digital optical audio cable only. The TV automatically outputs sound through the digital optical cable from any input (AV1, HDMI, Component). However, the output is only 2 channel stereo sound unless all of the following conditions
Turn On The Internal Mute
The Internal Mute mutes your Plasma TV's internal speakers. You would use Internal Mute if you want to hear your TV's sound only from external speakers or a stereo you've connected to your Plasma TVs EXT Speaker or Audio Out jacks. To turn on the Internal Mute on your Plasma TV, follow these
Adjusting Your Color
To adjust the color on your DLP TV, follow these steps: Press the MENU button on your remote. [The Main menu appears] Use the or button on your remote to select Picture, and then press the ENTER button. [The yellow selection bar will move to the right side of the Menu] Mode will
If the TV has any strange smells, especially if it smells like something is burning, immediately unplug the TV and arrange for it to be serviced.
Poor sound quality and other audio problems.
Maintenance: How To Change The Lamp In Your DLP TV
On most floor or table standing DLP TVs, one or both of the following symptoms indicate that it’s time to replace the lamp: The picture on your DLP has become considerably dimmer The Timer, Lamp, and Temp (or Standby/Temp) front panel LEDs are all blinking Note: On some pedestal DLP TVs, the Front
Connect: How To Attach A Laptop Computer To Your TV
Instructions on how to connect a laptop to your TV using HDMI, HDMI-DVI, or VGA
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
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
Are Samsung TVs Compatible With The PlayStation 3?
All Samsung TVs are compatible with the PlayStation 3. Depending on the connection and settings from the PlayStation 3 the picture quality will vary. Resolution And Connections PlayStation 3 Settings for resolution cannot exceed the max resolution of your TV or you will receive the
Connect: How To Connect A Standard Definition Cable/ Satellite Box
A step-by-step guide to connect an SD set-top box to your TV.
What Do Samsung's TV Model Numbers Mean?
Looking at a Samsung model number may be confusing at first but once you understand how it is broken up reading them becomes a breeze. For Example: UN55F8000AFXZA When we break the model number down we will learn about what it is identifying: U = LED N = Produced for North America 55 =
Maintenance: How To Clean Fingerprints And Other Greasy Smudges Off Of Your TV Screen
Cleaning Fingerprints, Smudges, and Food Off Your TV Screen
My TV Is Displaying SAP (Secondary Audio Programming). What Is This And How Do I Turn It Off?
What Is SAP? SAP stands for 'Second Audio Program'. It is an additional audio signal broadcast with a television program that you can listen to when you select the SAP mode on your TV. SAP audio usually contains a foreign-language translation. Sometimes SAP has unrelated information like news
How Do I Get Rid Of The Black Bars On The Sides Of My Screen?
When set to the 4:3 picture size, wide screen TVs typically have black space or bars to the left and right of the picture. To remove the black bars, you have to change your picture size. You can change the picture size in two ways: If your remote has a P. Size button, by pressing the P.
I Replaced The Lamp, But My TV Doesn't Come On And The Lamp And Stand By / Temp Lights Are Blinking
If you replaced the lamp on your DLP TV, and the TV does not come on, and the Lamp and Temp indicator lights are blinking, that means you have not closed the lamp cover on the rear of the set properly. Click here to view our How To Guide demonstrating how to replace a DLP lamp. To close the
Misc: How To Find Your Model And Serial Number On Your DLP TV
This guide explains where you can find your model and serial number.