Setup Your Home Theater

Let's configure your Panasonic Blu-ray Discâ„¢ Home Theater using the bundled IR remote control.

Home Screen to Network Settings

Step-1

Turn on your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater. Choose "Others" using your IR Remote, when you see the Home Screen.

Step-2

Choose "Setup" using your IR Remote.

Network Settings to Wireless Network (Wi-Fi) Settings

Step-3

Choose "Network" on the list in Setup.

Step-4

Choose "Network Settings" on the list in Network.

Step-5 thru Step-16 are for wireless setting (Wi-Fi). Your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater has wired connection as well as wireless connection (Wi-Fi). If you will use wired connection, you can use wired connection with a LAN cable to plug into LAN connector on the back panel. After activating wired connection, you can skip Step-5 thru Step-16, and then start Step-17.

Wireless Network (Wi-Fi) Settings

Step-5

Choose "LAN Connection Mode" on the list in Network Settings.

Step-6

Choose "Wireless" on the list in LAN Connection Mode. After choosing "Wireless" the display automatically moves back to "Network Settings".


* Example of Wi-Fi built-in modles

Step-7

Choose "Wireless Settings".

Your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater has various ways of wireless setting; searching automatically, WPS with PUSH button, WPS with PIN code and setting manually. You can choose any one of them as you want. Step-8 thru Step-16 guide you "search for wireless network" as one way of settings. In other ways, your Home Theater's Owner's Manual (i.e. Operating Instructions) lets you know how to setup.

Step-8

Choose "Connection Setting" on the list in Wireless Settings.

Step-9

Choose "Search for wireless network". There are wireless networks listed on the display.

Step-10

Choose a Network name (SSID) from the list.

Step-11

Select Encryption Key button to enter key input. The software keyboard shows on the display.

The network that you chose should be the same wireless network where your Smartphone connects. If you use different wireless networks between one for your Smartphone and another one for your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater, Panasonic Theater Remote 2012 may not find your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater correctly.
If your wireless router has multiple wireless networks, you can use any two of those wireless networks; one is for your Smartphone and another one is for Panasonic Blu-ray Discâ„¢ Home Theater. There may be wireless router which stops IP multicast packet. In this case, this may be solved by snooping function switching off.
Please refer to your wireless router's ower's guide.

Step-12

Choose characters using software keyboard to enter Encryption Key as wireless network password.
Select "Finish" to complete Encryption Key input.

Step-13

The display automatically moves back to Wireless Settings. Choose "Set" button.

Step-14

Your Home Theater starts authentication with wireless network (Wi-Fi) which you selected.

Step-15

Press OK key where the center of cursor keys on your IR remote, when you see the display like below picture which shows wireless network (Wi-Fi) connection completed.

Step-16

The display automatically moves back to Wireless Settings like below picture. Press RETURN key where the right button on your IR remote.

Remote Device Settings

Step-17

Choose "Remote Device Settings" on Network Settings.

Step-18

Choose "Remote Device Operation" on Network Settings.

Step-19

Choose "On" on Remote Device Operation.

NOTE:
The default setting is "Off".

Step-20

The display automatically moves back to "Remote Device Settings".

Your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater can limit the remote device. E.g. only your Smartphone can access your Home Theater. Change "Registration Type" setting, from "Auto" to "Manual" and then you can set "Enable" or "Disable" for each device in "Remote Device List".

You are now ready to enjoy your Panasonic Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater with Panasonic Theater Remote 2012.