How To Clean The 3D Glasses
The proper way to clean the 3D glasses is one lens at-a-time. It is not advisable to clean them in the same way that you would clean regular glasses (one finger on each lens), as it could damage the glasses. Do not clean both sides (front and back) at the same time as this will damage the
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
Which Samsung TVs Have An ATSC (Digital) Tuner?
All TVs made from 2007 through current models include an ATSC tuners. Legacy Models Of the 2006 models, all Samsung HL-S series DLP TVs, all LN-S series LCD TVs ending with a D (for example, LN-S3269D), all SP-S and HP-S series Plasma TVs, and all TX-S series SlimFit TVs have a built-in ATSC
The Back Panel Of My TV Gave Me A Shock.
If your TV gave you a shock, you may have a serious problem. Turn off and unplug your TV immediately, and then call Samsung Customer Care at 1-800-Samsung (1-800-726-7864) to arrange for a service technician to examine your TV. Have the model number and serial number of your TV on hand when you
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
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
When Should I Use HDMI Cable?
You should use HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable when the components you intend to connect are HDMI compatible - that is, they both have HDMI jacks - and you want the highest quality digital video and/or audio connection. HDMI carries both uncompressed digital audio and video
My TV Keeps Returning To The Default Settings After About Thirty Minutes.
2007 - 2012 TVs If you have a TV made between 2007 - 2011 and your TV keeps returning to the default settings, it means that your TV is set to Shop Mode or Store Demo Mode. Essentially, Shop Mode and Store Demo Mode return the TV automatically to the Dynamic Mode (and other default settings) in
I Forgot My V-Chip Code. How Can I Reset The V-Chip Code And Access The V-Chip Features?
To reset your Owners PIN, or password, follow these steps: Have your TV powered OFF. Press these buttons on your remote in succession Mute - 8 - 2 - 4 - Power. Mute 8 2 4 Power Your TV will turn on and the Owners PIN code has now been reset to
What Do You Recommend To Clean My LCD TV?
General Cleaning For general cleaning of both the frame and screen of your LCD TV, use a soft, clean, lint free, dry cloth. Most Samsung TVs come with a microfiber cloth that you can use for this purpose. Never use cleaning fluids, wax, or chemicals except as described below. Do not use water
What Is The Best Video Connection To Use Between My Cable Box And TV?
The best video connection for cable depends on the connections that are available on your cable box and your TV. HD (High Definition) Cable Boxes HD boxes and televisions have Component connections (Pb, Pr, and Y), DVI, and/or HDMI connections. If your cable company transmits digital channels,
What Is Contrast Ratio?
The contrast ratio indicates the difference in light intensity (luminance) measured in cd/m2 (candelas per square meter) between the brightest white on an LCD TV screen and the darkest black. It is calculated by subtracting the value of the darkest black from the brightest white, then dividing
What Is The Film Mode Setting?
The Film Mode option will help provide a smooth frame transition when watching 480i content that is being corrected using 3:2 pull down. What this means is if you are watching a movie in a 480i resolution this feature can help smooth out the frame transition eliminating any picture stutter
What Is The Edge Enhancement Setting?
The edge enhancement feature functions much like the Sharpness option. The difference is it attempts to eliminate any artificial edging created by the sharpness function. This feature can be turned on and off to your viewing preference.
What Is The Digital Noise Filter Setting?
The Digital NR (Noise Reduction) option will help eliminate any excess digital noise in a picture and help to reduce any flicker caused by this. This option is intended for 480i video which will generally have the most noise in the signal. There are five options for setting Digital NR;
What Is AVI?
AVI - Audio Video Interleave. AVI is a multimedia file format that was developed by Microsoft and released in 1992. AVI files contain both video and audio information that can be played back simultaneously. AVI files can be encoded through many different encoders. Some Samsung TVs have the
The Image On My Screen Is Not Centered.
If Using Your TV As A TV Typically, the cause of an off-centered TV picture is the video source, not the LCD TV itself. For example, if you have your LCD TV attached to a set-top-box, and the picture is off-center, the most likely cause is the set-top-box. Most set-top-boxes have functions or
How To Switch Sources
Switching souces on your TV is necessary when you want to use different devices that are connected to your TV. For example: Watch a movie, play a video game, connect a computer, watch TV, etc. There are a few different ways to change the source of your television but before changing your
Which Samsung LCD TV Models Offer 3D Capabilities?
The LNxxC750 series LCD TVs offer 3D Capabilities. Other LCD TV models are not capable of any 3D features and cannot be upgraded to support 3D features.
General Connection Guide
A general guide to help you make an informed decision on how to connect your equipment to your TV.
How Do I Work The Coarse Adjustment On My LCD TV?
The Coarse adjustment is only available when you are using your TV as a computer monitor. To use the Coarse adjustment, follow the directions below.
There Are Horizontal Lines Going Across The Picture On My LCD TV When I'm Watching A Source Connected Using The Component Connections.
If you have a 2007 71F series (LN-Txx71F) LCD TV, and you're seeing horizontal bands or lines going across the screen when you are watching a source connected to the TV using the Component (Y, Pb, Pr) connections, you can resolve the problem by moving the Component cables away from the back of
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Older Generation Game Systems Are Not As Clear On My LCD TV AS It Is On My Tube TV.
Most current Samsung LCD TVs have HD (High Definition) grade screens with 720p or higher resolution. The image created by your older generation game systems are not HD, but standard grade, with either a 480i or 480p signal. This was appropriate for standard grade tube TVs, but it has to be
My LCD TV Does Not Keep The Settings I Enter
There are two reasons an LCD TV does not to retain the settings you enter: The TV is in Shop Mode. For a limited number of 2007 models, there is a flaw in the firmware. Both issues are addressed below. Shop Mode If your LCD TV doesn't retain your settings, it may be that the TV is in Shop