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
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
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
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
Which Plasma TVs Have PIP (Picture-In-Picture)?
Many Samsung TVs have the single tuner PIP function. Since 2005 there was an industry wide change in the PIP function from a Two Tuner system to a Single Tuner. Two Tuner: TV has two built in NTSC tuners, a single coax connection is connected to the TV. The TV can tune in and watch two
What Is Your Policy On Defective Plasma Cells or Pixels?
One or two defective pixels out of the approximately 900,000 to 6.1 million pixels on a typical Plasma television is normal. Generally, then, if you have only a few defective pixels, service is not an option. With that said, what we do about a Plasma TV with defective pixels depends on: The
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 Plasma TV?
General Cleaning For general cleaning of both the frame and screen of your Plasma 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
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 The Wide Fit Picture Size (Aspect Ratio)?
Wide Fit is used to enlarge the picture size (aspect ratio) of the picture by expanding the picture both horizontally and vertically so that it fits the entire screen of your Plasma TV. Wide Fit works when you are watching a source attached through the Component or HDMI connections that is
What Is 600Hz Subfield Motion?
The frame rate for a typical TV is 60 frames per second or 60Hz. This means that the TV displays 60 still images per second. Because the images appear so rapidly, our brains' perceive the images as a moving picture. With 600HZ Subfield Motion, the pixels that make up the picture on the screen
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
What Is The Viewing Angle Of Samsung Plasma TVs?
The viewing angles of Samsung Plasma TVs vary between model year and model series. All of our TVs have Veiwing angles that are above 160 degrees both horizontal and vertically. This means that you can view the TV panel without the colors inverting up to 160 degrees off of the TV's center. For
What Is Film Mode?
3:2 Pulldown Movies are recorded and played back at 24 frames per second. Video is recorded and played back at 30 frames per second. Because of this difference in frame rates, when movies are converted to standard video, they are converted using a process called 3:2 pulldown which creates five
How Long Do Samsung Plasma TVs Last?
Current generation Samsung Plasma TVs with the Gen-5 display panel have, on average, half lives of 60,000 hours under normal operating conditions. That's more than 27 years if you watch your Plasma TV six hours a day. Older generation Samsung Plasma TVs with the Gen-4 display panel have, on
To connect a DVD player to your TV with Composite A/V cables, follow these steps: Connect the composite video (yellow) cable from Composite video out on your player to the green video input with the yellow ring around it on your TV. Connect the audio (red and white) cables from the Composite
How To Change The Aspect Ratio
There are two ways to change the aspect ratio on your television. For instructions, click the method you would like to use below. Note: For more information about aspect ratios and how they affect your TV?s picture, click here.
My Plasma TV Is Running Hot
Plasma TVs can run hot ？ up to 100 degrees Fahrenheit and in some situations slightly over 100 degrees Fahrenheit - especially if they have been on for a number of hours. This is normal for a Plasma TV. If you smell anything emitting from the TV, turn the TV off, and use a can of air on the
General Connection Guide
A general guide to help you make an informed decision on how to connect your equipment to your TV.