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The System Setup menu
2 Select the surround back speaker setting.
– Select for normal home theater use
with surround back speakers in your main (speaker
system A) setup.
– Select to use the (surround back) B
speaker terminals to listen to stereo playback in
another room (see
Second Zone speaker B setup
– Select this setting if you’re bi-
amping your front speakers (see
Bi-amping your front
on page 60).
3 When you’re finished, press RETURN.
You will return to the System Setup menu.
Manual MCACC speaker setup
You can use the settings in the Manual MCACC setup
menu to make detailed adjustments when you’re more
familiar with the system. Before making these settings,
you should have already completed
up for surround sound (MCACC)
on page 11.
You only need to make these settings once (unless you
change the placement of your current speaker system or
add new speakers).
• For some of the settings below, you’ll have to connect
the setup microphone to the front panel and place it
about ear level at your normal listening position. See
Automatically setting up for surround sound (MCACC)
on page 11 if you’re unsure how to do this. Also see
Other problems when using the Auto MCACC Setup
on page 13 for notes regarding high background
noise levels and other possible interference.
• If you’re using a subwoofer, switch it on and turn up
the volume to the middle position.
1 Select ‘MANUAL MCACC’ from the System Setup
Making receiver settings from the System Setup menu
above if you’re not already at this screen.
2 Select the setting you want to adjust.
If you’re doing this for the first time, you might want to
make these settings in order.
Fine Ch Level
– Make fine adjustments to the overall
balance of your speaker system (see
Fine Ch Distance
– Make precise delay settings for
your speaker system (see
Fine Channel Distance
The last five settings are specifically for customizing the
parameters explained in
Acoustic Calibration EQ
EQ AUTO Setting
– Measure the acoustic
characteristics of your room and automatically
adjust the frequency balance of your speaker system
Setting the Acoustic Calibration EQ automatically
EQ Data Copy
– Copy Acoustic Calibration EQ
settings for manual adjustment (see
Acoustic Calibration EQ settings
EQ CUSTOM1/2 Adjust
– Make detailed manual
adjustments to your custom Acoustic Calibration EQ
Setting the Acoustic Calibration EQ
on page 42).
EQ Data Check
– Check the
ALL CH ADJUST
and custom settings using the on-
screen display (see
Checking your Acoustic
Calibration EQ settings
on page 42).
1. Surround Back System
Surround Back Output
[ Normal(SB) ]
[ 1. Surr Back System ]
[ 2. AUTO MCACC ]
[ 3. MANUAL MCACC ]
[ 4. Manual SP Setup ]
[ 5. Input Assign ]
[ 6. Other Setup ]
Enter : Select
Return : Exit
[ a .Fine Ch Level ]
[ b .Fine Ch Distance ]
[ c .EQ AUTO Setting ]
[ d .EQ Data Copy ]
[ e .EQ CUSTOM1 Adjust ]
[ f .EQ CUSTOM2 Adjust ]
[ g .EQ Data Check ]
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