Toshiba 55SL412U manual table of contents:
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... LCD Television
40SL412U 46SL412U 55SL412U 55S41U
For an overview of steps for setting up your new TV, see page 11.... antenna installer, cable provider, or satellite provider.
© 2011 TOSHIBA CORPORATION All Rights Reserved
Owner's Record ...
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Thank you for purchasing this Toshiba LCD TV. This manual will help you use ...TV. Before operating your LCD TV, please read this manual completely, and keep... the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the appliance...
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... any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions. 8) Do not install near any ... glass or liquid from the damaged television. The LCD panel inside the TV contains glass and a... your doctor. • ALWAYS contact a service technician to inspect the TV any time it has ...
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..., level, stable surface that can support the weight of the unit. To secure the TV, use a sturdy strap from ... conductors (NEC Section 810-21) Power service grounding electrode system (NEC Art 250 ... better performance and safer operation of your TOSHIBA TV, follow these recommendations and precautions: ...
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...LCD screen, follow the instructions in item 35 on page 4.
Choosing a location for your LCD TV
To Display your LCD TV on the included Pedestal Stand:
Observe the following safety precautions:
... not specified in this manual to a Toshiba Authorized Service Provider. 45) If you have the TV serviced:...
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... should always be used when removing the pedestal stand to avoid damage to the LCD panel. 2) Remove the four screws ... level, stable surface that can support the weight of the unit. To secure the TV, use a sturdy strap from the hook(s) on the rear of the TV to a wall stud, pillar, or other immovable ...
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... Compliance Statement (Part 15):
Toshiba 40SL412U, 46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U Television ...normal home use. ENERGY STAR® qualified TV. Products that earn the ENERGY STAR prevent ... on a circuit • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help. Caution: Changes or modifications...
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• Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. • HDMI, the HDMI logo, and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States ...
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... 2 and 3 only)...35 Using the auto aspect ratio feature...35 Using the FREEZE feature...35 ... Using the ClearFrame™ feature (For 46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U)...52 Using the Film Stabilization feature (... LCD Televisions...58 Limited Canadian Warranty for Toshiba Brand Flat Panel Televisions...59
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... exciting features of your new Toshiba widescreen, integrated HD, LCD TV: • Integrated digital tuning ..., high-definition multimedia
interfaces 1080p input support ( page 17). component video inputs ( ... anti-blur feature (for
46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U) ( page 52). to play music files ...
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... safety, installation, care, and service information. Keep this manual for future reference. Observe ... "Important notes about your LCD TV"
( page 7).
• Place the TV on the floor or a sturdy, level,..., which will damage the TV. THIS TYPE OF DAMAGE IS NOT COVERED UNDER THE TOSHIBA WARRANTY. Do ...
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Models 40SL412U, 46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U are used in this manual for illustration purposes. Left side panel TV front TV top
.... Subsequent touches operate the controls as described. - POWER - To turn the TV on and off. - VOL +- - These buttons adjust the ...
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...cable types and connections, see pages 13-19.
7 6 5
1無 PC IN - ...menu ( page 44). 4無 ANT/CABLE - Input that supports analog (NTSC) and digital (ATSC) off-air antenna signals and analog and digital Cable TV (QAM) signals. 5無 DIGITAL AUDIO OUT - ...
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...) cable is used for connecting your antenna, cable TV service, and/or cable converter box to the ANT/CABLE input on your TV.
Analog RGB (15-pin) computer ... of devices to your TV in several different configurations. The connection illustrations in this manual are representative of typical ...
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... AUDIO R
CH 3 CH 4
IN from ANT OUT to TV
You will need: • Coaxial cables ... video:
Select the VIDEO video input source on the TV.*
** To select the video input source, press ... control to program or access certain features on the TV.
To view the antenna or Cable signal:
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CH 3 CH 4
IN from ANT
OUT to TV
From satellite dish
AUDIO ... player or satellite receiver to the ColorStream terminal on the TV. The ColorStream HD terminal can be used .... A 1080i signal will provide the best picture performance (1080p is not supported). −− If your ...
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... detailed signal specifications, see page 57. Supported Audio format: Linear PCM, sampling ...procedures: •• When turning on your electronic components, turn on the TV first, and then the HDMI or DVI ...HDMI 1, HDMI 2 or HDMI 3 video input source on the TV.*
** To select the video input source, press ...
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...setup and operations, see page 48.
TV back panel
Playback ...desire ( page 49). details, see the operation manual for each device. technology as regulated by the HDMI...®. However, Toshiba is not liable for those operations. Refer to the individual instruction manuals for compatibility...
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...an external analog audio amplifier to adjust the level.
TV back panel
You will need: •• standard audio ... audio amplifier
To control the audio:
1無 Turn on the TV and the digital audio device. 2無 ...€™s remote control and open the
TV back panel
LINE IN L R
3無 Highlight Audio ...
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...cable and analog audio cables. Such as a Toshiba PC with an HDMI terminal, use an HDMI ...43). Note: •• The PC audio input terminals on the TV are shared with the HDMI-1 analog audio input terminals ( page 44). •• Some PC models cannot be connected to this TV. •• An adapter is not needed...
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...For optimum performance, aim the remote control directly at the TV and make sure there is no obstruction between the remote control and the TV.
2無 Install two "AAA" size batteries,... remote control toward remote sensor on front of TV.
3無 Reinsert the battery cover in the remote control
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... remote control
Only the buttons used for operating the TV are described here.
6無 FREEZE freezes the ... following key functions allow you to control Toshiba REGZA-LINK compatible devices via ... TV on and off. When the TV is on, the green LED indicator on the TV front will be illuminated. 2無 PIC ...
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...the main menus (illustrated below), press on the remote control or TV control panel.
Mode Picture...] [Opens the Installation menu ( page 28)] Enable REGZA-LINK / TV Auto Input Switch / TV Auto Power / Device Auto Standby / Speaker Preference
Enable Rating Blocking...
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The menu background may sometimes appear black, depending on the signal the TV is receiving. This is not a sign of malfunction.
• When a menu is opened, use .../left/
right arrow buttons (pqtu) on the remote control or pq on the TV control panel to move in the corresponding direction in the menu....
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When you first turn on or reset the TV, the Initial Setup window will appear.
Configuring the...source (Cable or Antenna) for the ANT/CABLE input on the TV.
1無 Press and open the Setup ... (Cable or Antenna) for the ANT/CABLE input on the TV.
To select the menu language:
5無 To save ...
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... channel programming.
Programming channels automatically
Your TV can automatically detect all active ... the channels are programmed automatically, you can manually add or erase individual channels in the channel ... the programming process again unless your Cable TV service lineup changes significantly....
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Chapter 5: Setting up your TV
Setting the HDMI® audio mode
To set the HDMI audio ...you unlock them. ( Page 42 Locking channels)
To manually add digital subchannels on a physical channel:
... HDMI input is available, it will be output. If not, the TV will automatically detect and output analog audio...
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...through the menu bar to select
the Factory Defaults or Support Information and view the related information....time zone for your region. This feature will allow the TV status information to show the correct time ...message will appear, select Yes and press , the TV will turn off automatically after a few...
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... press to change the input; or c) Repeatedly press on the remote control or TV control panel to change the input. The current signal source displays ... input sources according to the specific devices you have connected to the TV ( "Labeling the video input sources" at right). ••Sources can...
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...highlight History List, and then press
or to select the setting you prefer: either On, or Off. Note: History List will be cleared every time the TV is powered off.
4無 Press to highlight ANT/CABLE List, and then 5無 Press to highlight Inputs List, and then press 6無 Press to ...
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..., when you stop on an item in the Channel Browser™, it will be highlighted and the TV will automatically tune to the channel or input. 2無 Press to ... Whenever an item is selected that cannot be tuned (for various reasons), the TV will automatically tune to the previously viewed channel or input.
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... details on configuring the antenna input.
• Turning off the TV will clear the History List.
Tuning to the next ... normally Digital channels will have priority when manually entering a channel number using the Channel ... will display. Each time you press , the TV will switch back and forth between ...
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...change the picture size (i.e., changing the height/ width ratio) for any purpose other than your ...and when you press , the memorized channel will be tuned. The TV will return to the memorized channel one time ...size that displays the current program the way that looks best to you. You can save separate...
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... borders of the screen (i.e. no overscanning). • This is especially useful for external HD sources such as DVHS movies, or PC graphics. Note: ••This mode is supported only for HDMI (1080p,1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i), ColorStream (1080i and 720p), and ANT/ CABLE (digital) inputs (1080p,1080i,...
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To use the FREEZE feature:
1無 When viewing the TV, press
picture a still picture.
to make ... feature
When the auto aspect ratio feature is set to On, the TV will automatically select the picture size ... picture settings (factory setting) Lower contrast for darkened room (factory setting) Designed ...
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... Tint, and Sharpness) to your personal preferences.
Selection Contrast Backlight* DynaLight** Brightness Color Tint Sharpness Pressing ...on-screen display of the dialogue, narration, and sound effects of TV programs and videos that are closed captioned (usually marked "CC" in program guides). • ...
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... the CC Selector presents a default list of services. If the selected service is not available, the next best service will be used instead.
Digital CC Settings
You can ... Closed Caption, and then
press or to select the desired service. .
want to change, and then press or...
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... (SAP) can be heard only on those TV stations that offer it. For example, a station might..., and then press
or to select the desired service. .
You can adjust the audio quality... audio information (when provided by individual stations). When the TV receives a stereo or SAP broadcast, the symbol...
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... feature to select the optical audio output format when you connect a Dolby Digital decoder or other digital audio system to the Optical Audio Out terminal on the TV (see "Connecting a digital audio system" on page 19).
Entering the PIN code
and highlight the Locks menu icon.
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... the availability of an additional rating system determined or controlled by Toshiba. Similarly, the rating of programs in an additional rating system is not determined, transmitted, or controlled by the TV or Toshiba. ••The additional rating system is an evolving technology; ...
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... more combative than other programs in this category are designated TV-Y7FV.) All Children (This program is designed to be... TV programs by Canada rating
1無 Press and highlight the Locks menu icon.... screen appears. . The Canadian Rating Menu will appear.
8無 Press and then press
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If you try to tune the TV to a program that exceeds the rating limits you ...normal picture appears. All locking will be enabled when the TV change channel.
3無 Press and ..., and 1 minute remain on the GameTimer. ••If the TV loses power with time remaining on the GameTimer,...
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..., for example). When the panel lock is On, none of the controls on the TV control panel will operate except POWER...., or press and hold the VOLUME - button on the TV control panel for about 10 seconds until ...PC settings feature
You can view an image from a PC on the TV screen. When a PC is connected ...
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...device (MSC) ••Support is not guaranteed for all devices. ••Connect the USB device directly to the TV....any required permission from copyright owners to use copyrighted content. Toshiba cannot and does ... insert a supported USB storage device to
the USB port on the rear side of the TV. A prompt...
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Chapter 6: Using the TV's features
1無 Press to view the next photo. Press to view
the previous photo.... directory shall be displayed. This view allows you to change the photo content manually. When moving from Multi View to the Single View, the currently selected photo shall be ...
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Chapter 6: Using the TV's features
Note: is pressed, the ••If playback finishes before next file will automatically start to play from the beginning. ••Depending on the file size, it may take some time for playback to begin.
Contents Photo Description Photo list (Multi view) Sorting To ...
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... (maximum of 12 hours).
Automatic Power Down
The TV will automatically turn itself off (standby) ... remote control to set the length of time until the TV turns off. Repeatedly press to increase ... connected to external input to listen to music through the TV speakers.
To cancel the sleep timer:
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This is a new feature that uses CEC technology and allows you to control Toshiba REGZA-LINK® compatible devices from the TV remote via HDMI connection ( page 18). When the Enable REGZA-LINK® in the REGZA-LINK® ...
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....) • If ANT/CABLE is the current input, either "CABLE" (for cable TV) or "ANT" (for over-the-air broadcasts). • Channel number (if in ANT...HDMI input mode, Dolby Digital or PCM) • Video resolution • Aspect ratio of incoming video signal (4:3 or 16:9) • V-Chip rating status • ...
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To close the
To display TV status information using INFO:
Press on ...
If power is lost while you are viewing the TV, the Last Mode Memory feature automatically turns ... power is restored. Note: If you will be away from the TV for an extended period of time you should ...
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Dynamic Contrast detects changes in picture quality that affect the appearance of your contrast settings and then automatically adjusts the video.
Selecting...Advanced Picture Settings and press . 3無 Press or to select Dynamic Contrast. 4無 Press or to select High, Middle, Low and ...
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... Stabilization feature (For 46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U)
This feature helps to eliminate video shaking... the ClearFrame™ feature (For 46SL412U, 55SL412U, and 55S41U)
The new ClearFrame 120 Hz anti... you to reduce visible interference in your TV picture. This may be useful when receiving a broadcast...
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... . To revert to the factory defaults, highlight Reset and press .
To turn off Game Mode:
Select Off in Step 2 above, change the video input, or turn the TV off and then on again. Note: You can change the video input by pressing on the remote control ( page 29).
Using MPEG noise reduction
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Chapter 8: Troubleshooting
Before calling a service technician, please check this chapter for a possible solution ...,
General picture problems •• Check the antenna/cable connections
( Chapter 2).
on the remote control or TV and select a ...
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...-LINK® feature is available for
Logo ( ) are used. Toshiba REGZA-LINK® compatible devices.
•• Make ... may not operate properly. •• Read the instruction manual furnished with the connected REGZA-LINK® ... software may not be able to be viewed. •• The TV may select one format automatically ...
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...through 13 UHF: 14 through 69 Cable TV: Mid band (A-8 through A-1, A through I) Super band ... Power Maximum Current 40SL412U: 1.4 A 46SL412U: 1.1 A 55SL412U/55S41U: 1.2 A Power Consumption 40SL412U / 46SL412U: 0.6W in... INPUT: 15-Pin D-sub Analog RGB Dimensions 40SL412U: Width: 3'1-7/8 inches (961mm) ...
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Note: Depending on the connected PC, the following problems may occur; incorrect display, false ... failure, blur, or judder. This is not a malfunction of your TV. Format VGA SVGA XGA WXGA ... 148.500MHz
Some illustrations in this owner's manual are for explanation purposes and may differ ...
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... above, and do not extend to any LCD Television or parts that have been lost ...
After following all of the operating instructions in the Owner's manual, review the section entitled "Concierge" ... at http://support.toshiba.com. If you find that service is needed, follow the instructions provided ...
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Read the owner's manual thoroughly before operating this LCD Television. Complete and ... card or register your LCD Television online at http://support.toshiba.ca/warranty/.... other than those authorized by TCL to service the Television; b. Replacement of missing, discarded or lost...
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..., User manuals or guides as to usage and/or storage. j. Firmware updates that are posted to the Toshiba Support ... DAMAGE. THIS WARRANTY WILL NOT COVER ANY SERVICE THAT IS REQUIRED, IN PART OR IN WHOLE, AS A RESULT OF ANY... TO FOLLOW THE SET-UP AND USAGE INSTRUCTIONS. THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT APPLY AND...
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How to Obtain Warranty Services
If, after following all of the operating instructions in this manual, checked the ...you want to view the advanced functions available for your TV, you can do so by visiting following web page. For USA, http://support.toshiba.com For Canada, http://www....
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...CA 92618 U.S.A. Visual Products Service and Support : 1420-B TOSHIBA DRIVE, LEBANON, TN ..., GameTimer, and TheaterWide are registered trademarks of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. Channel ..., DynaLight, ClearFrame, and SurfLock are trademarks of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. REGZA-...