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Controls and displays
7 TV CONTROL buttons
These buttons are dedicated to control the TV assigned to
button. Thus if you only have one TV to hook
up to this system assign it to the
TV CONT MULTI
button. If you have two TVs, assign the main
TV to the
button (see page 53 for more on this).
Use to turn on/off the power of the TV.
TV VOL +/–
Use to adjust the volume on your TV.
Use to select the TV input signal.
TV CH +/–
Use to select channels.
8 Component control buttons
The main buttons (
, etc.) are used to control a
component after you have selected it using the
The controls above these buttons can be accessed after
you have selected the corresponding
button (for example
Switches between named station presets, radio
frequencies and RDS information (page 48).
Switches between stereo and mono reception of FM
broadcasts. If the signal is weak then switching to
mono will improve the sound quality (page 47).
Changes the audio language or channel on DVD
Returns to the last channel selected with SAT and
Displays/changes the subtitles included in
multilingual DVD-Video discs.
Use to select channels when using a TV, VCR, DVR,
The following DVR controls can be accessed by pressing
These buttons switch between the hard disk and DVD
controls for DVD/HDD recorders.
9 RECEIVER CONTROL buttons
Press to select a Home THX listening mode
Press for Standard decoding and to switch between
the various Pro Logic IIx and Neo:6 options (page 30).
Use to switch between the various surround modes
Switches between direct and stereo playback. Direct
playback bypasses the tone controls and any other
signal processing for the most accurate reproduction
of a source (page 32).
Press to have the receiver automatically detect what
kind of source you’re playing and select multichannel
or stereo playback as necessary (page 30).
Press to select an Acoustic Calibration EQ setting
Use to select an input signal (page 33).
Use Midnight when listening to movie soundtracks at
low volume. Use Loudness to boost the bass and
treble at low volume (page 36).
Press repeatedly to select a channel, then use –/+ to
adjust the level
(page 45). Also adjusts the level of the
Advanced Surround effects (page 31) as well as
Dolby Pro Logic IIx Music (page 32) and Neo:6 Music
parameters (page 32). You can then use the
buttons to make these adjustments.
Use to adjust the effect and channel levels, as well as
to change Dolby Pro Logic IIx and Neo:6 Music
SLEEP (SHIFT & –)
Use to put the receiver in sleep mode and select the
amount of time before the receiver turns off
DIALOG E (SHIFT & +)
Use to make dialog stand out when watching TV or a
movie (page 36).
Press to access the DVR controls (above the component
control buttons) as well as some
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