RCA R61WH76 User Manual

RCA R61WH76 Manual

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  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 1
    HDTV User's Guide Changing Entertainment. Again. Find Inside: • Introduction...page 2 • Connections...page 7 • Remote...page 21 • Features...page 31 • Menu...page 41 • FAQs...page 54 • Troubleshooting...page 55 Model R52WH73 is pictured here. rca.com www.rca.com/television
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 2
    ... cause them to be permanently imprinted on the picture tube (or projection TV picture tubes). ALSO, some ... injury and/or damage the TV. Refer to the Important Safety Instructions on page 1. Product Registration ... return it immediately. For US customers: Your RCA Consumer Electronics product may also ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 3
    ... the manufacturer. 12. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use ... normally, or has been dropped. If an outside antenna is connected to the TV receiver, be sure the antenna system is grounded so as to ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 4
    ...RCA Congratulations on purchasing this RCA High Definition Television (HDTV). Your purchase decision represents ...ONLY VARIABLE AUDIO SUBWOOFER L R Connect cable TV or your off-air antenna for regular,...10 times the resolution of the picture on a regular, analog TV! Feature Analog (NTSC) 525 480...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 5
    ... aspect ratio the film industry was using at that time. 16:9 Aspect Ratio As TVs dropped in price and people prospered in the 1950s, the ... on the market. But your RCA HDTV has been designed with features that will enhance your TV viewing experience, and features that provide flexibility to build on ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 6
    ...process commonly referred to as reverse 3:2 pulldown. DVI-HDTV Input Lets you connect a device ... by some electronic program guide navigation and other interactive services. DVI, when combined ..., creates a protected digital connection. The DVI-HDTV connection is designed to display either progressive ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 7
    ... HDTV better...2 Other Key Features of owning an RCA HDTV...3 Chapter 1: Connections & Setup...7 Things to ... Remote...15 Use the Remote Control to Complete the Initial Setup...15 Turn on the TV...15 Complete ... Labels...17 Automatic Convergence...17 Explanation of Jacks...18 The Front of Your TV...20 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 8
    Table of Contents Chapter 3: Using the TV's Features...31 Channel Banner...32 Digital and Analog Channels...33 Digital ......48 Chapter 5: Other Information...53 FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)...54 Troubleshooting...55 Care and Cleaning...58 FCC Information...58 Limited Warranty...59 Index...61 
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 9
    ... Before You Connect • Choose Your Connection • Connection Instructions • Plug in the TV • Put Batteries in the Remote • Use the Remote ... • Front Panel Buttons and Jacks Graphics contained within this publication are for representation only. www.rca.com/television rca.com 
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 10
    ... cables. Use Indirect Light Don't place the TV where sunlight or room lighting will be directed toward the ... lighting. Cables Needed to Connect Devices to Your TV The pictures below show the cables needed ... pages explain the inputs and outputs your HDTV offers for connecting devices. Audio/Video ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 11
    ... Your Connection There are several ways to connect your HDTV. Please use the following chart to determine which .... Proceed to the appropriate page and connect your HDTV. Devices Cables Needed Video Connections Coaxial ...V HC HC UN E M Connection Title Go to... TV + DVD + VCR pages 10-11 TV...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 12
    ... S-VIDEO DVD OFF-AIR ANTENNA 4 1A RE WO P +L OV - LO V HC HC UN EM HDTV ANTENNA DIGITAL INPUT 1B COMPONENT INPUTS TV DVI-HDTV L R CMP1 Y PB PR L R Y PB PR CMP2 COMPOSITE INPUTS S-VIDEO V L /MONO R VID1 ANTENNA/ CABLE ANALOG INPUT AUDIO/...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 13
    ...connect the player to the VID1 V (Video) jack on the back of the TV using a video cable. Important: If ...video cable to the VID2 V (Video) jack on the back of the TV and to the video output jack on the VCR... antenna to the ANTENNA DIGITAL INPUT jack. • To review other connections, go to the next page...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 14
    ...R OFF-AIR ANTENNA Sate llite 4 3C 3B 3A ANTENNA DIGITAL INPUT HDTV RE WO P +L OV - LO V HC HC UN EM COMPONENT INPUTS CMP1 CMP2 Y TV DVI-HDTV L R COMPOSITE INPUTS S-VIDEO V L /MONO R Y PB PR L R VID1 ANTENNA/ CABLE ANALOG INPUT AUDIO/VIDEO OUTPUT V FIXED...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 15
    ... + VCR 1. Connect your VCR to your TV. A. Connect a coaxial cable to the VCR's antenna ... of the video cable in step B) to the S-VIDEO jack on the TV and to the S-VIDEO output jack on the satellite ... connect a digital cable signal to this input. • To review other connections, go to the next page....
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 16
    Connections & Setup DVI COMPONENT L DVI-HDTV AUDIO TV + DVI Device To connect a DVI Device... Fixed provides fixed-level audio output from the TV. This audio output is ideal for connecting to an A/V receiver ...levels can be controlled by the volume controls on the TV and TV remote control. • If you ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 17
    SAT•CABLE AUX DVD TV GO BACK VOL MUTE GUIDE Connections & Setup CH ... outlet controlled by a light switch. Put Batteries in the Remote INPUT ANT•CABLE • Remove the battery ... highlight a menu item, press the arrow buttons on the remote to highlight one of the items listed on the screen. ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 18
    ... The next screen welcomes you to your new RCA TV. Press OK to continue with the setup. After ... asks you to make sure that you've connected the HDTV to your cable or antenna signal. Once you've... called auto programming. When you first turn on your HDTV, it's set to search on both tuners. Channel setup ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 19
    ..., press the ANT•CABLE button on your remote. 2. Press the down arrow to highlight the In channel ..., it's a good idea to repeat the Auto convergence function when the HDTV's been running for at least an hour... to overlap the green cross. Press OK (the TV tunes to the last selected/ available channel...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 20
    ... There are several ways to connect devices to your TV. Back Panel Jacks (in alphabetical order)... levels are controlled by the volume controls on the TV and remote control. • SUBWOOFER Provides lower ... the External Subwoofer option in the Sound menu. Go to page 42 for instructions. 18 Chapter ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 21
    ...VID jack groups. VID2 V L / MONO R DVI-HDTV Input Lets you connect a device ...needed by some electronic program guide navigation and other interactive services. DVI, when combined ...technology, creates a protected digital connection. The DVI-HDTV connection is designed to display either progressive...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 22
    ... you to connect headphones to listen to the sound coming from the TV. To adjust volume control of the headphones, press ... can use the front panel buttons of your TV to operate many of the TV's features. MENU/...arrow button on the remote control and adjusts menu controls. POWER Turns the TV on and ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 23
    ... To Use the Remote After You've Programmed It • Volume Punchthrough Feature • Using the INPUT Button • Remote Code List Graphics contained within this publication are for representation only. www.rca.com/television rca.com 21
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 24
    ... pressing the AUX button turns on the TV and tunes to the corresponding Video Input Channel for RCA devices. AUX by... FREEZE feature does not work on signals from the DVI-HDTV, CMP1, or CMP2 inputs in progressive scan (480p) or HDTV (1080i) modes. It also does not work on digital channels. Do not use ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 25
    ... If programmed, provides transport control for some remote-controllable VCRs, DVRs, CD and DVD... connected to your audio system, follow the instructions in the Volume Punchthrough Feature section on page ... to operate most RCA devices. Note: The TV button can't be programmed on this remote to control ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 26
    ...following: 1. Turn on the device (in this example, a DVD player). TV SAT•CABLE AUX DVD 2. Point ...three ways to program the remote control to operate other devices: Direct Entry, Manual Code ... on the code list at the end of this section. 3. On your remote control, simultaneously press and hold...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 27
    ... button flashes 3 times, then the remote exits manual code search and returns .... There is a delay of approximately 6 seconds before the remote starts the code search. The device buttons ... you that the command to increase the volume is being sent to the TV (and not the satellite receiver, for example...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 28
    ... send volume commands from the A/V receiver whenever the TV remote is in DVD mode. Therefore, after... the VOL +, VOL- or MUTE buttons. Follow the instructions below to set up Volume Punchthrough... Volume Punchthrough settings and return the remote control back to the factory defaults: 1. Simultaneously...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 29
    ... To play, stop, or rewind the DVD using the remote that came with your TV, you must first press the (device button) SAT•CABLE, DVD... device buttons (SAT•CABLE, AUX or DVD) on the TV's remote. Audio Codes AIWA ...839 842 ... ...486 RADIO SHACK ...505 534 525 RCA ...460 471 507 Cable ABC ......
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 30
    Using the Remote Control REALISTIC ...469 REGAL ...482 REGENCY ...477 REMBRANDT ...463 ROGERS ...506 RUNCO ...486... SHACK ...668 699 706 750 786 868 874 876 RCA ...661 667 703 723 750 795 844 873 874 ... 890 PROSONIC ...926 RADIO SHACK ...449 453 919 920 RCA ...409 430 449 453 920 890 REGENT ...931 REOC ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 31
    Using the Remote Control SAMSUNG ...407 454 455 942 963 891 SAMPO .........[371] [344] [345] PIONEER ...909 977 RCA ...409 REPLAYTV ...373 SONIC BLUE ...... 555 556 HUGHES NETWORK ...621 580 RCA ...653 PHILIPS ...621 PROSCAN ...653 SAMSUNG ...583 SONY ...657 659 ULTIMATE TV ...653 659 ZENITH ...656 Home ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 32
    ... 630 607 572 624 625 631 ULTIMATE TV ...653 659 UNIDEN ...633 573 611 UNITED ...597 VIDEO CIPHER II ...574 WEB TV ...612 585 ZENITH ...617 634 656 ... 292 300 337 RADIX ...245 RANDEX ...245 RCA ...[225] 245 [308] 309 311 312 ... 303 332 343 234 JCL ...292 Web TV JVC ...612 SONY ...585 30 Chapter ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 33
    Chapter 3: Using the TV's Features Chapter Overview: • Channel Banner • Digital and Analog Channels • Autotuning • Parental Controls and V-Chip Graphics contained within this publication are for representation only. www.rca.com/television rca.com 31
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 34
    Using the TV's Features Channel Banner There are several indicators that might appear when you press the TV or INFO button on the remote. What you see depends on the input you're connected to (digital or analog) and the information available ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 35
    ...by pressing the ANT•CABLE button on your remote control when the remote is in TV mode. 4/3 format Mono English ... SAT•CABLE AUX DVD TV The autotuning feature works with RCA devices to automatically tune the... until you find the DVD signal). Your remote's device buttons INFO SUB CH FORMAT...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 36
    ...button on the remote control. Go back Channel setup Preferences Closed caption Autotuning Convergence ... to channel 3 when you press the corresponding button on the remote. Reminder: make sure the device's Channel .... DVI The device is connected to the DVI-HDTV jack on the back of the TV and you want...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 37
    ... a password. By default, the software inside your TV is turned "off." For instructions to turn on V-Chip, go to ... considered unrated. The next several pages have tables showing the TV age-based ratings and content .... MAIN MENU Exit Sound Picture Channel Guide Time Parental Control Setup Go back ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 38
    ...-based ratings you can block or view. V-Chip TV Rating Lets you select ...TV-MA TV-14 TV-PG TV-G TV-Y7 TV-Y Status View ...settings are coded in red. Age-Based Rating TV-MA USA Description and Content ... audience, including children from ages 2-6. It is not expected to frighten younger children. TV-14...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 39
    Using the TV's Features Go back TV-MA TV-14 TV-PG ...menu for rating limits to take effect. V-Chip TV Rating Press OK to view/block ...-Y7 TV-Y Mature Audience Only Parents Strongly Cautioned Parental Guidance Suggested....) Tip To change all V-Chip movie or TV ratings to View, press the 0 number button...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 40
    ... you want to change, such as language (L) corresponding with TV-14. 3. Press the right arrow button ...Note: Only the content theme status corresponding to TV-14 (L) language changes to (V) View. Higher ...Could deal with mature themes and societal issues in a realistic fashion. Other Content Guidelines:...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 41
    Using the TV's Features Rating 18 ans + 16 ans + 13 ans + Canadian French V-Chip Rating System Adults. Programming is for adults only. This program contains sustained violence or extremely violent scenes. Viewers 16 and over. Programming is not suitable for those under age 16. This program ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 42
    ... Rating Limit menu: 1. Press MENU on the remote control (the TV's MAIN MENU appears). 2. Select ...disable) or unblock (enable) the TV's front panel. The remote still tunes to any channel. When using ... Control method, remove access to any remote that is capable of operating the television while you ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 43
    Chapter 4: Using the TV's Menu System Chapter Overview: • Sound Menu • Picture Menu • Channel Guide Menu • Time Menu • Parental Control Menu • Setup Menu www.rca.com/television rca.com Graphics contained within this publication are for representation only. 41
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 44
    ...output. To access the Sound menu, press MENU on the remote, and then select Sound from the main ... Set the TV's subwoofer to External, if the TV is using an external subwoofer; or None. Settings... that is broadcast in stereo. Automatic (available for regular TV viewing only) Chooses the sound type...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 45
    ... choose here is not being broadcast with a program, then the TV will play the default audio for the program (usually ... and mono components connected to your TV for a fuller, more spacious sound. Magic ... the volume. Dynamic bass Enhances your TV's low-frequency response. The options are Off, ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 46
    ... you're watching a slide show on your HDTV, or if you've paused a frame of ...(box checked), minimizes the flesh tone variations of the TV picture. Film mode (3:2 Pulldown) Automatically ... off. Advanced (recommended) enables the feature only when the TV detects that movie playback quality could be...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 47
    ... the setting that is best for your viewing environment. You can set a different picture preset for each input (including one for your regular TV channels). Black Level Adjusts the brightness of the picture. Color Adjusts the richness of the color. Contrast Adjusts the difference between the light ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 48
    ... channel press OK. Page +: > Page - : < The Channel Guide for the digital input, showing channels and ... subchannel is listed separately in the digital channel guide (see page 33 for more information .... Press the CLEAR button to remove the Channel Guide from the screen without changing channels. 46 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 49
    ... up timer Lets you set the TV to turn itself on. When you turn on Wake... you set the time you want the TV to turn itself on. Wake up duration... you set how long you want the TV to stay on when it turns on. Channel number Lets... press the ANT•CABLE button on your remote. Daily Lets you choose if...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 50
    ... caption Autotuning Convergence Setup Menu ... Setup The Setup menu lets you configure the TV ... preferences. To access the Setup menu, press MENU on the remote, and then select Setup from the main ...back Preferences English... Preferences Language Maximum TV volume Curtain effect Special features ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 51
    ...you display the audio portion of a program as text on the TV screen. Some programs on digital channels ...caption setting does not effect the DVI-HDTV input. Off No captioning information ...and Text 1 are the primary caption and text services. The captioning or text is displayed in the same language...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 52
    Using the TV's Menu System Go back Closed Caption Setting Analog CC Type Digital CC Type Digital CC Preset Digital CC Style On...CC1...Service 1...Custom... Digital CC Preset Lets you choose the way the digital closed captioning appears on the screen. Default Uses the settings sent by the...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 53
    ... back Channel setup Preferences Closed caption Autotuning Convergence ... Setup Autotuning Displays a choice list that lets you set up the TV to automatically...a device button (SAT•CABLE, AUX or DVD) on the remote. Go to Chapter 3 for details about the Autotuning feature. Go...
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  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 55
    Chapter 5: Other Information Chapter Overview: • FAQs • Troubleshooting • Care and Cleaning • FCC Information • Limited Warranty Graphics contained within this publication are for representation only. www.rca.com/television rca.com 53
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 56
    ...I've connected to the TV? Because your TV came with a universal remote, you can... in 4:3. It depends on how the broadcaster or device connected to your TV formatting the video. Aspect ratios are determined.... You can use the FORMAT button on the remote to see the different formats available that might...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 57
    ... can be corrected by consulting the following troubleshooting list. TV Problems TV won't turn on Press the ... have been activated. Go to page 47 for instructions. Electronic protection circuit may have ... page 47 for instructions. You might have pressed CH+, CH- or INPUT on the remote accidentally....
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 58
    ... choice. Go to page 48 for detailed instructions. The channel might be blank­­ - change channels. ... the Freeze feature by pressing FREEZE or OK on the remote. Press any button to "unfreeze" the picture.... appears on screen • Place new batteries in remote. TV picture keeps switching between ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 59
    ..., and (if necessary) program the remote again. Problems with DVI-HDTV Connection • • • Make sure the ...€™ve been through the Troubleshooting section and nothing has fixed your problem, try ... contact RCA Customer Support at the support number provided in your Warranty under How To Get Service. ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 60
    ...increase the risk of fire or shock hazard or damage to the TV. Caution: Using video games or any ...cause them to be permanently imprinted on the picture tube (or projection TV picture tubes). ALSO, some... not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 61
    ... warranty does not cover: • Customer instruction. (Your Owner's Manual describes how to install, adjust, ... Call 1-877-RCA-HDTV and have your unit's date of purchase and model/serial number ready. • A representative will troubleshoot your problem over the phone. • If the representative ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 62
    ... This warranty does not apply. Contact your dealer for warranty information. Service calls which do not involve defective materials or workmanship are not covered by this warranty. Costs of such service calls are the sole responsibility of the purchaser. 60 Chapter 5
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 63
    ..., 48 Auto channel update 48 Auto convergence 51 Autoformat 56 Automatic code search ... buttons 23 Troubleshooting 55, 56 TruScan 4 TV button 23 TV problems 55 TV... BACK button 22 Graphic equalizer 43 GUIDE button 46 U Unrated programs 40 US... VID2 34 W Wake up timer 47 Y Y PB PR jacks 19 Chapter 5 61
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 64
    Visit the RCA website at www.rca.com/television Please do not send any products to the Indianapolis address listed in this manual or on the carton. This will only add delays in service for your product...., IN 46290 ©2006 TTE Technology, Inc. RCA and associated marks are trademarks of THOMSON ...



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