When Ever I Turn On My External Samsung Device My TV Also Turns On
Usually when an external device connected to the TV is turned on you will be turning on the TV and switching it to that source. For example: When you turn on your Blu-ray player you will also usually turn on the TV and switch the TV to that source to watch a movie. Because of this Samsung
TV Clicks When Powered On Or Off
It is normal for the TV to click once or twice before powering on or powering off. However, if your TV clicks one or more times and operates abnormally, most likely your TV is malfunctioning. Abnormal operation includes, but is not limited to, the following symptoms: Long time to power on
Resetting The Picture To The Factory Settings
To reset the picture settings to factory default on your LCD TV, follow these steps: Turn on your TV. Press MENU on your remote. The Main Menu appears. Press ENTER to select Picture. Press the or arrow until you select Reset, and then press ENTER. The Reset drop down appears. Press
When You Power The TV Off, The Standby LED Comes On.
The standby light, usually located in or near the Power button, goes ON when the power is turned OFF. It was designed this way to let you know the TV has in fact been powered off. Here is a good example of why it was designed this way. If you're through watching a DVD and turn the power off
Removing the Stand
Equipment To remove the stand, you need this equipment: Philips Head Screw Driver Soft Cloth Decoration Cover (image below) How to Remove the Stand To remove the stand, follow these steps: Lay the TV face down on the soft cloth. Using a Philips Head screwdriver (a magnetized tip
The Menu Is Not In English
If the menu is not in English, you probably can't read it. Follow the pictures that accompany each step below to get a better understanding of the instructions. How to Set the Menu Language to English To set the menu language to English, follow these steps: With the TV on, press [Menu], and
The Melody Plays When The TV Comes On, But Not When You Turn It Off
The Melody does not play when you turn the TV off for one of the following reasons: The Internal Mute is turned on The Volume is turned all of the way down or muted. To determine which troubleshooting path to take, turn the TV on, and then press [Volume +] on the TV remote. You will see
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
Connect: How To Connect A High Definition Cable/ Satellite Box
Step-by step guide to connect your equipment and receive your HD signals.
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
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
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
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
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
Audio: How To Disable The TVs Internal Speakers (2006 - 2010 Model TVs)
Instructions on how to internally disable the TV speakers.
What Is S/PDIF?
S/PDIF is an acronym for Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format, which is a set of technical specifications that define how digital audio signals are transmitted between audio devices. S/PDIF is used in CD players, DVD players, computer sound cards, Home Theater Systems, TVs, and other audio
What is Refresh Rate?
Refresh rate, also referred to as response time, is the amount of time it takes a pixel to go from active to inactive. This can be compared to the shutter speed of a camera. The lower the refresh rate the less flicker, lag, and artifacting will be seen on the screen Refresh rate is distinctly
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
What Is Gamma?
Gamma is a term used for the amount of electrical charge applied to the pixels of your screen. Having the gamma set to high will caused a washed out looking picture and the gamma set to low will cause you to have a very dark picture. Gamma and brightness are related but are not the same. A
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.