Projector Setup Settings - Extended Menu

Settings on the Extended menu let you customize various projector setup features that control its operation.

Setting Options Description
Home Screen Home Screen Auto Disp.

Custom Function 1

Custom Function 2

Select various options for the projector's Home screen

Home Screen Auto Disp.: controls whether the Home Screen displays automatically when the projector is turned on

Custom Function 1/Custom Function 2: lets you customize the options displayed on the Home Screen and save your settings as a preset

Display See the Display settings table in this topic
User's Logo Creates a screen that the projector displays to identify itself and enhance security
Projection Front



Rear Ceiling

Selects the way the projector faces the screen so the image is oriented correctly
Operation See the Operation settings table in this topic
A/V Settings A/V Output

Monitor Out

Audio Settings

Selects various audio and video output settings

A/V Output: select to output audio and video to an external monitor when the projector is in standby mode (Standby Mode must be turned on to use this setting)

Monitor Out: select the image source to output to an external monitor when the projector is in standby mode; when set to Auto, selects output from the Computer or BNC port depending on which was used when the projector went into standby mode

Audio Settings: selects audio output settings
  • Audio Output: select the audio source to output when projecting images from the Computer or BNC ports
  • HDMI1 Audio Output/HDMI2 Audio Output: select the audio source to output when projecting images from the HDMI1 or HDMI2 ports
Standby Mode Communication On

Communication Off

Enable this setting to allow the following operations to occur when the projector is in standby mode:
  • Monitor and control the projector over a network
  • Output audio and video to an external device (A/V Output must be set to Always On)
  • Communication from the HDBaseT port (Control Communications must be set to On)

(PowerLite 5520W/5530U/5535U)

Control Communications

Extron XTP

Selects the communication settings for connections to an HDBaseT transmitter or switcher

Control Communications: enables or disables communication from the Ethernet and serial ports on the transmitter; turning on this setting disables the projector's LAN, RS-232C, and Remote ports (Extron XTP must be turned off to use this setting)

Extron XTP: set to On when you connect an Extron XTP transmitter or switcher to the HDBaseT port

Multi-Projection Projector ID

Geometry Correction

Color Mode

Color Matching

Color Uniformity


Select various options when projecting from multiple projectors

Projector ID: sets the projector to a particular ID number which allows you to use a remote control to individually control projectors

Geometry Correction: corrects image distortion

Color Mode: adjusts the vividness of image colors for various image types and environments; select Multi-Projection for all the projectors

Color Matching: corrects the difference between the tint and brightness of each projected image

Color Uniformity: adjusts the color tone balance

RGBCMY: adjusts the hue, saturation, and brightness for each color

Schedule Settings Various scheduling options Lets you schedule various projector tasks
Language Various languages available Selects the language for projector menu and message displays (not changed by Reset option)

Display settings

Setting Description
Menu Position Selects the position of the projector menu displayed on the screen
Message Position Selects the position of messages displayed on the screen
Messages Controls whether messages are displayed on the screen
Display Background Selects the screen color or logo to display when no signal is received
Startup Screen Controls whether a special screen appears when the projector starts up
A/V Mute Selects the screen color or logo to display when A/V Mute is turned on
Standby Confirmation Displays a confirmation message after pressing the Standby button on the remote control or power button on the projector (this feature is unavailable if the Remote Control Type setting is set to Simple)
Air Filter Notice Displays a message when a clog in the air filter is detected
Screen Sets the aspect ratio and position of the projected image according to the type of screen being used (this setting is unavailable when projecting images from a computer over a network)
Color Uniformity Adjusts the color tone balance

Operation settings

Setting Description
Direct Power On Turns on the projector when you plug it in
Sleep Mode Automatically places the projector in standby mode after an interval of inactivity
Sleep Mode Timer Sets the time before the projector automatically turns off (Sleep Mode must be turned on)
High Altitude Mode Regulates the projector’s operating temperature at altitudes above 4921 feet (1500 m)
Auto Source Search Automatically select an input source
Auto Power On If Computer or BNC is selected, the projector turns on when an input signal is detected from those ports
A/V Mute Settings Adjusts the A/V Mute settings

A/V Mute Timer: turns off the projector automatically if A/V Mute is enabled and 30 minutes of inactivity have passed

A/V Mute Release: select A/V Mute if you want to use only the A/V Mute button to turn off A/V mute, or select Any Button to use any button to turn it off

Advanced Remote Control Type: select Normal to use the remote control that came with the projector, or Simple to use a different Epson projector remote control and disable the remote control that came with the projector
Beep: controls the beep that sounds when you turn the projector on or off
Indicators: select Off to turn off projector lights, except warning lights
Inv Direction Button: enable this setting if you installed the projector on a ceiling and want to invert the direction of the arrow buttons on the control panel
Date & Time Adjusts the projector's time and date settings
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