This unit supports the HDMI Control function, which allows you to
operate external components via HDMI. If devices that support
HDMI Control (e.g., Panasonic VIERA Link-compatible TVs,
DVD/Blu-ray Disc players, etc.) are connected
controls for those devices can be used to perform the following
– Power synchronization (on/standby)
– Volume control, including Mute
– Changing the volume of the audio output signal device (either the
TV or this unit)
Connect the TV that supports the HDMI Control
function to this unit’s HDMI output jack.
Connect the BD/DVD player that supports the HDMI
Control function to this unit’s HDMI input jack.
Turn on the TV and this unit.
Refer to the TV’s instruction manual on how to operate external
Set the TV and this unit’s HDMI Control function to
Turn the TV off.
Other synchronized HDMI Control devices are turned off with the
TV. If they are not synchronized, unplug the power cable of the
Turn the TV on.
Confirm that this unit has turned on in conjunction with the TV. If
it is still off, turn it on manually.
Change the TV’s input setting to the input jack that
is connected to this unit (e.g., AV1).
If BD/DVD player that supports the HDMI Control
function are connected to this unit, turn them on.
Confirm that this unit is properly synchronized with
the TV through the following operations by using the
TV remote control.
• Power On/Off
• Volume Control
• Switching between audio output devices
Using the HDMI Control function
The following is an example of how to connect this unit, a TV,
and a BD/DVD player. Follow the instructions in your TV and
BD/DVD player manuals, as well as the ones written below.
– Set the TV’s HDMI Control function to “On”
– Follow the AV amplifier connection instructions, and connect
this unit to the TV
(such as volume control)
Remote control of TV
Confirm that “HDMI Control” is set to “On”
) and select the HDMI OUT jack connected
to the TV in “Control Select” (
TV and BD/DVD
Check the instruction manuals for those devices.
Confirm that the input source for the BD/DVD players
has been selected. If a different input source has been
selected, change it manually.
TV and BD/DVD
Confirm that the video signal from the player is being
properly received by the TV.
Operations 1-8 will not be required more than twice. However,
perform operations 1-8 again when switching the HDMI OUT
jack using Control Select.
If this unit is not synchronized to the TV’s power operations,
check that the HDMI Control function is set to “On” for both
If they will not properly synchronize, unplugging and re-
plugging the power cable of this unit and the TV may solve the
We recommend that you use TVs and BD/DVD players from the same
manufacturer whenever possible.
The default setting for the HDMI Control function is “Off.”