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
    ... period of time. This can cause the image to be permanently imprinted on the picture tube. Such damage is not ... return it immediately. For US customers: Your RCA Consumer Electronics product may also be registered at www.rca.com/television. Registering this product allows us to contact you if needed....
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 3
    ... for long periods of time. Even if the power indicator is off, the apparatus is still not fully disconnected from the power source. To disconnect the apparatus completely from ... ELECTRIC SERVICE EQUIPMENT POWER SERVICE GROUNDING ELECTRODE SYSTEM (NEC ART 250, PART H) To assure adequate ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 4
    Introduction Thank you for choosing RCA Congratulations on purchasing this RCA High Definition Television ...input jack. The best of both worlds Your HDTV has two tuners: one for regular... detail. In summary, HDTV is capable of resolution that is up to 10 times the resolution of the picture on a regular...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 5
    ... a signal with amazing picture clarity and outstanding sound quality. Other Key Features of owning an RCA HDTV There are other HDTVs on the market. But your RCA HDTV has been designed with features that will enhance your TV viewing experience, and features that ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 6
    ... Reality™ Feature With the Film Mode option turned on, the intelligent signal processing of the TruScan Digital ... converts them to achieve optimum digital picture performance. It also recognizes when original film... scan (480p or 720p) or HDTV (1080i) signals at a bandwidth of up to 1.78 Gigabits per...
  • 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...Changing Lists and Labels...17 Automatic Convergence...17 Explanation of Jacks...18 The Front ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 8
    ... Autotuning...33 Why You Should Use the Autotuning Feature...33 How to Set Up the Autotuning Feature...34 Parental Controls and V-Chip...35 How ... Block...40 Chapter 4: Using the TV's Menu System...41 Sound Menu...42 Picture Menu...44 Channel Guide Menu...46 Time Menu...47 Parental Control Menu...47 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 9
    ... Plug in the TV • Put Batteries in the Remote • Use the Remote Control to Complete the Initial Setup • Turn on the TV • Complete the ...Jacks • 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
    ... devices before you plug any of their power cords into the wall outlet. • Turn off the TV and/or device before you connect or disconnect ...indirect lighting. Cables Needed to Connect Devices to Your TV The pictures below show the cables needed for the connections represented in this...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 11
    ... & Setup Choose Your Connection There are several ways to connect your HDTV. Please use the following chart to determine which connection is best for you. Proceed to the appropriate page and connect your HDTV. Devices Cables Needed Video Connections Coaxial Audio/video RE WO P +L OV ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 12
    ...L 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 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 13
    ...audio output jacks on the DVD player. B. Connect three video grade cables to the CMP1 Y Pb ...Notes: If your DVD player does not have Y Pb Pr jacks, but.... If your DVD player does not have an S-Video jack, connect the player... input jack on the VCR. Note: Do not connect a digital cable signal to this input...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 14
    ... L AUDIO 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/...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 15
    ... S-VIDEO output jack on the satellite receiver. 4. Connect the coaxial cable from an off-air antenna to the ANTENNA DIGITAL INPUT jack. Note: Do not connect a digital cable signal to this input. • To review other connections, go to the next page. • If you are done connecting devices to your TV...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 16
    ...cables to the DVIHDTV L and R audio jacks on the back of the HDTV and to the audio output jacks on the DVI ...your VCR or other device to the FIXED outputs on the HDTV, use the VARIABLE inputs for your A/V Receiver.... by the volume controls on the TV and TV remote control. • If you are done connecting...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 17
    ...CH INFO SUB CH CLEAR OK button Arrows FORMAT MENU Turn on the TV Press TV on the remote, or press the Power button on the TV's front panel. INPUT ...CABLE REVERSE PLAY FORWARD Note: Pressing the TV button turns on the TV and puts the remote into TV mode. "TV mode" ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 18
    ...The first time you turn on your TV, the setup screens appear. English Français Español Set... The next screen welcomes you to your new RCA TV. Press OK to continue with the setup. After ... the vivid colors, realistic pictures, and surround sound of your new RCA TV. Press OK to continue Complete the ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 19
    .... IMPORTANT: Auto convergence works best once the HDTV has warmed up for at least an... Red center convergence menu appears. The cross in the middle of the screen should be yellow. If it is not, .... 3. The Blue center convergence menu appears with a cyan cross in the middle of the screen. If it is not,...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 20
    ... off-air digital signals. Note: Do not connect a digital cable signal to this input. ... standard definition programs. Note: The V output does not carry video from the digital tuner. L R • Fixed ... set the External Subwoofer option in the Sound menu. Go to page 42 for instructions. 18 Chapter 1
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 21
    ... video jacks (VID1 and 2 Video) because the color part of the picture is separated from the black and white part of the picture. When using VID1 S-VIDEO, make sure to connect left and right audio ... cables because the DVI cable carries only the picture signal, not the sound. Chapter 1 19
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 22
    ... the headphone volume. Note: Use the VOL- button to turn the TV's volume down while listening to ... Panel Buttons If you cannot locate your remote, you can use the front panel buttons ... right arrow button on the remote control and adjusts menu controls. POWER Turns the TV on and off. 20 Chapter 1
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 23
    ...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
    ...enabled, pressing the AUX button turns on the TV and tunes to the corresponding Video Input Channel for RCA devices. AUX by default ...enabled, pressing the DVD button turns on the TV and tunes to the corresponding Video Input Channel for RCA devices. This button lights when you press a valid button in...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 25
    ... requires you to press it twice. Tip To turn off all the RCA devices that are connected to the TV,...enabled, turns on the TV and tunes to the satellite or cable box Video Input Channel for RCA ...programmed to operate most RCA devices. Note: The TV button can't be programmed on this remote to control ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 26
    ... chapter are programmable for any of these device buttons (SAT•CABLE, AUX or DVD) on the TV's remote. Using Direct Entry 1. Turn on the device you want to control. 2. Look up the brand and code number(s) for the device on the code list at the ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 27
    ...been searched, the device button flashes 3 times, then the remote exits manual code search ...your device. Keep pointing the remote at the device. 5. Once the device turns off, quickly press ...device. 2. Press ON•OFF to turn the device ON or OFF. 3. Use the remote buttons that apply to that device....
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 28
    ...amplifier). Press and release the MUTE button. Now, test it by turning on your audio system. Turn on the device that is connected to the audio system (a satellite receiver, for example). Put the TV's remote ... button (the device button light turns off). 5. The remote returns to normal operation and ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 29
    GUIDE INFO SUB CH CLEAR FORMAT MENU Using the Remote Control Using the... device buttons (DVD, SAT•CABLE etc.) on the remote control to automatically tune to the corresponding Video ... 866 867 868 875 878 879 RCA ...717 726 772 781 795 827...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 ...516 TANDY ...500 TELEVIEW ...474 TEXSCAN ...499 TIME WARNER ...506 TOCOM ...464 513 520 ... 706 750 786 868 874 876 RCA ...661 667 703 723 750 795 ... RADIO SHACK ...449 453 919 920 RCA ...409 430 449 453 920 890...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 31
    ......[371] [344] [345] PIONEER ...909 977 RCA ...409 REPLAYTV ...373 SONIC BLUE ...... SHACK ...449 894 895 [453 879] RCA ...449 920 [453 879] REGENT ......PHILIPS ...456 [969 286] POLAROID ...949 RCA ...[409 255] SAMSUNG ...455 963 ...555 556 HUGHES NETWORK ...621 580 RCA ...653 PHILIPS ...621 PROSCAN ...653 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 32
    Using the Remote Control SYLVANIA ...581 TOSHIBA 641 632 638 629 630 607 572 624 625 631 ULTIMATE TV ...653 659 UNIDEN ...633 573 ...239 ...245 268 342 354 361 363 248 251 254 274 292 300 337 RADIX ...245 RANDEX ...245 RCA ...[225] 245 [308] 309 311 312 313 314 315 316 335 342 ...354 369 228 278 292 ...
  • 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
    ...CC On the digital input, shows that Closed Captioning is turned on. On the analog input, shows that Closed Captioning .... Note: Channel labels for digital channels are part of the signal sent by the broadcaster, so you.... Channel labels for analog channels do not always come from the broadcaster, so you...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 35
    ...pm Digital Channels Digital channels can be made up of primary channels and subchannels. Subchannels (... can just use the channel up and down buttons on the remote control to change channels when... AUX DVD TV The autotuning feature works with RCA devices to automatically tune the TV to the correct ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 36
    ...Feature The way you set up the autotuning feature in the TV's menu corresponds to the device buttons on the remote and the way you ... or DVD button on the remote control. Go back Channel setup Preferences Closed caption Autotuning Convergence 1. Press MENU (the MAIN MENU appears)... 2. Highlight ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 37
    ... can unblock programs by entering a password. By default, the software inside your TV is turned "off." For instructions to turn on V-Chip, go to page 40. Note: Parental Control settings are not available for the DVI, CMP1, or CMP2 inputs. How...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 38
    ... and Content Themes for Age-Based Ratings Mature Audience Only. Specifically designed to be viewed by adults and may be unsuitable for children ... in this program are designed for a young audience, including children from ages 2-6. It is not expected to frighten younger children. TV-14 TV-PG TV-G TV...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 39
    ... level. To block programs with higher ratings: 1. Press the up or down arrow button to scroll to the rating corresponding with the lowest rating you do not want the child to watch. 2. Press the OK ..., press the 0 number button. Notes: Broadcasters are not required to provide content themes or age-...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 40
    ... TV-MA language, do not change. ) View: Canada V-Chip Ratings Canadian TV V-Chip supports two different Canadian .... Programming considered acceptable for all ages groups. While not designed specifically for children, it is understood younger viewers may be part of the audience. Violence Guidelines:...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 41
    ... the age of 13. Viewers 8 and over. Not recommended for young children. This program is suitable ... for young children (under the age of 8) who do not distinguish between reality and imagination... on their own. Violence Guidelines: Violence will not be portrayed as the preferred, acceptable, or only way...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 42
    ... unrated programs are available. Block All unrated programs are not available. Note: You must remember to ... controls settings using a password. If you do not lock parental controls, none of the settings for V-... the status. If you don't, the front panel block will not take effect. 40 Chapter 3
  • 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 menu... balance Use the left or right arrow button to center the bar under the arrow to balance the left ... broadcast with a program, then the TV will play it. If not, then the TV will play the default audio ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 45
    ...language you choose becomes your preferred audio language for all digital channels until you turn the TV off. If the language you choose here is not being broadcast with a program, then the TV will play the default audio for the program (usually...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 46
    ... feature is not available for digital channels. Video noise reduction Reduce picture "static" ... picture When enabled (box checked), enhances the picture specifically for still frames (for example, if ... on a nonprogressive-scan player). The Off setting turns off film mode upconversion. Try ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 47
    ...TV channels). Black Level Adjusts the brightness of the picture. Color Adjusts the richness of the color. Contrast ... one of three automatic color adjustments: Cool for a more blue palette of picture colors;... button to make adjustments. To return to the Picture menu, press the up or down arrow button....
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 48
    ...channel numbers and labels. Press the GUIDE button to bring up the Channel Guide menu. There are ...08-01 08-02 09-01 Channel Guide 01 02 03 04 05 06... digital channel guide (see page 33 for more information on digital channels). Use the up or down arrow button in the channel guide to scroll through the...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 49
    ...to turn itself on. When you turn on Wake up timer, the following options appear: Wake up time Lets you set the time you want the TV to turn itself on. Wake up duration Lets you ...the wake up timer to turn on daily. Note: The Wake up timer is available only when the time has been set...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 50
    ...TV's Menu System Go back Channel setup Preferences Closed caption Autotuning Convergence Setup Menu ... Setup The Setup menu lets you configure the TV to.... Make sure the volume has not been muted or turned down all the way. Curtain effect Reveals the picture by "opening" it from the middle of ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 51
    ...screen. Closed captioning is not available on all channels at all times-only for specific programs ...screen. The Closed caption setting does not effect the DVI-HDTV input. Off No ...screen. These options overlay the text on top of the picture as it is received. The Text options display information...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 52
    ... have an effect on true digital closed captions. Not all captioning on digital channels is digital ... broadcaster is sending. If the closed captioning for a program is not digital, the Digital CC Style settings will not have an effect. Dig. CC Style Press < or > key to select the closed caption size...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 53
    ...System Go back Channel setup Preferences Closed caption Autotuning Convergence ... Setup Autotuning Displays a choice list that lets you set up the TV to ...to align the red and green images; Blue convergence displays the Blue convergence screen, allowing you to use the ...
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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
    ... ways to tell if your channel is digital or not. Press the INFO button to display the channel ... feature in the menu allows the TV to select the best picture format for the signal received. Go to page 44... through with this button. Note: Format control is not available for digital 16:9 broadcasts. 54 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 57
    Other Information Troubleshooting Most problems you encounter with your TV can be corrected by consulting the following troubleshooting list. TV Problems TV won't turn on Press the TV button. Make sure the TV is plugged in. ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 58
    ... volume louder • Check to make sure volume isn't limited by the maximum volume feature. Go to page 48 for more instructions. Picture not moving • You have activated the Freeze feature by pressing FREEZE or OK on the remote. Press any button to ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 59
    ... to change the picture format output that will fix this. Choose either 720p or 1080i. • Problems with V-Chip/... is fixed. If the problem remains, then please visit www.rca.com/television for updated FAQs ... RCA Customer Support at the support number provided in your Warranty under How To Get Service...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 60
    Other Information Care and Cleaning CAUTION: Turn OFF your TV before cleaning. ... images for extended periods of time can cause them to be permanently imprinted on the picture tube (or projection TV ... frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 61
    ...limited to lightning damage. How you get service: • Call 1-877-RCA-HDTV and have your unit's date of purchase and model/serial .... Product Registration: • Please complete the online Product Registration on www.rca.com/television or complete and mail the Product Registration Card...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 62
    ... the above limitation may not apply to you. • This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and ... 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 ...
  • RCA R61WH76 | User Manual - Page 63
    ...20 jacks 20 P Parental control 35 Menu 47 Problems 57 Lock/unlock 40 Password 57 Picture menu 44 Picture ... Canadian ratings 39 movie rating limit 40 problems 57 US ratings 40 Variable output 18... batteries 56 code list 27 modes 25 problems 56 programming 23 Resolution 2 Reverse 3:2 pulldown...
  • 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...103rd Street Indianapolis, IN 46290 ©2006 TTE Technology, Inc. RCA and associated marks are trademarks of THOMSON S.A. used ...



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