Samsung MAX-DB9900 Instruction manual

THREE-CD CHANGER
MINI-COMPACT SYSTEM
DVD/VIDEO-CD/CD-R/RW
PLAYBACK
MAX-DB9900
Instruction Manual
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Safety Warnings
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CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
KLASSE 1 LASER PRODUKT
LUOKAN 1 LASER LAITE
KLASS 1 LASER APPARAT
PRODUCTO LASER CLASE 1
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK.
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION:
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
REMOVE REAR COVER. NO USER SERVICEABLE
PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED
SERVICE PERSONNEL.
CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT
This Compact Disc player is classified
as a CLASS 1 LASER product.
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Use of controls, adjustments or performance of procedures other
than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation
exposure.
CAUTION-INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN
AND INTERLOCKS DEFEATED, AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
This symbol indicates that dangerous voltage which
can cause electric shock is present inside this unit.
This symbol alerts you to important operating and
maintenance instructions accompanying the unit.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not
expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH
WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY
INSERT.
Contents
Thank you for buying this SAMSUNG mini-compact system.
Please take time to read these instructions.They will allow you to operate your system with
ease and take full advantage of its features.
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SAFETY WARNINGS .................................................................................................................................................................................. 2
INSTALLING YOUR MINI-COMPACT SYSTEM
Front Panel View ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 4
Display Window .................................................................................................................................................................................... 5
Rear Panel View ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 6
Remote Control ........................................................................................................................................................................................ 6
Where to Install Your Mini-Compact System............................................................................................................................................ 7
Connecting your System to the Power Supply ........................................................................................................................................ 7
Inserting Remote Control Batteries .......................................................................................................................................................... 7
Range of Operation of the Remote Control ............................................................................................................................................ 7
Connecting to an External Source .......................................................................................................................................................... 8
Video Output Selection ............................................................................................................................................................................ 8
Connecting the Loudspeakers ................................................................................................................................................................ 9
Connecting the AM (MW)/LW Aerial ........................................................................................................................................................ 10
Connecting the FM Aerial ........................................................................................................................................................................ 10
Connecting the SW Aerial(optional) ........................................................................................................................................................ 10
Connection of the TV monitor (optional) and VCR (optional) .................................................................................................................. 11
Connection of the MD recorder (optional)................................................................................................................................................ 11
Demo/Dimmer function ............................................................................................................................................................................ 12
Setting the Clock ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
DVD/VCD/CD-PLAYER
Loading and Changing Compact Discs.................................................................................................................................................... 13
Playing a Disc ........................................................................................................................................................................................ 13
Selecting a Disc in the CD changer ........................................................................................................................................................ 13
DVD Playback .......................................................................................................................................................................................... 14
Forward/Reverse Searching .................................................................................................................................................................... 14
Forward/Reverse Searching (Cont’d) ...................................................................................................................................................... 15
Repeat Playback ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 15
Using Disc Menu/Title ............................................................................................................................................................................ 15
Program Playback .................................................................................................................................................................................. 16
Program Playback (Cont’d) ...................................................................................................................................................................... 17
Selecting the Audio Language/Subtitle Language .................................................................................................................................. 17
Various DVD Functions ............................................................................................................................................................................ 18
System Setup .......................................................................................................................................................................................... 18
System Setup (Cont’d) ............................................................................................................................................................................ 19
Setting up the Language Features .......................................................................................................................................................... 19
MP3 Playback .......................................................................................................................................................................................... 20
MP3 Playback (Cont’d) ............................................................................................................................................................................ 21
Dolby Surround ........................................................................................................................................................................................ 22
Dolby Surround (Cont’d) .......................................................................................................................................................................... 23
TUNER
Searching for and Storing the Radio Stations ........................................................................................................................................ 24
Selecting a Stored Station........................................................................................................................................................................ 25
Improving Radio Reception...................................................................................................................................................................... 25
TAPE DECK
Listening to a Cassette ............................................................................................................................................................................ 26
CD Synchro Record Feature.................................................................................................................................................................... 26
Recording a Compact Disc ...................................................................................................................................................................... 26
Recording a Radio Program .................................................................................................................................................................... 27
Copying a Cassette (Dubbing) ................................................................................................................................................................ 27
Selecting the Cassette Playback Mode (Deck 2 Only) ............................................................................................................................ 27
Tape Counter............................................................................................................................................................................................ 27
OTHER FUNCTIONS
Timer Function ........................................................................................................................................................................................ 28
Cancelling the Timer ................................................................................................................................................................................ 28
Mute Function .......................................................................................................................................................................................... 29
Selecting Sound Mode ............................................................................................................................................................................ 29
Power Surround Function ........................................................................................................................................................................ 29
Setting the System to Switch off Automatically ........................................................................................................................................ 30
Subwoofer Level Function........................................................................................................................................................................ 30
Connecting Headphones.......................................................................................................................................................................... 30
Microphone Function................................................................................................................................................................................ 30
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE
Safety Precautions .................................................................................................................................................................................. 31
Cleaning Your Mini-Compact System ...................................................................................................................................................... 31
Precautions When Using Compact Discs ................................................................................................................................................ 32
Precautions When Using Audio Cassettes .............................................................................................................................................. 32
Disc type and characteristics .................................................................................................................................................................. 33
Before Contacting the After-Sales Service .............................................................................................................................................. 34
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Symbols
Press
Push
Important
Note
Front Panel View
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14.
Compact Disc Compartment
Display Window
Demo/Dimmer
Sleep
Timer On/Off
Timer/Clock
Standby/On
Function Select buttons
MIC Select buttons
FM Mono/ST
Memory
Cassette Deck 1
REC/Pause
Stop/Tuning Mode/Search Function buttons/CD
track/DVD Title select
15. CD Synchro Recording
16. Cassette Deck 2
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Program
CD Repeat
Enter
Headphone Jack Connector
Power Surround
Multi jog/DVD Chapter select
Subwoofer Level
TAPE Normal Speed Dubbing
Sound Mode
Volume
Tape Reverse Mode
CD Open/Close
Disc Change
Disc Selection buttons
Tape Counter Reset
Deck 1/2
Display Window
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2.
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23.
Power Surround
Sound Mode
Volume and EQ Level
Program and Tuner Preset Number
Main Display (Function, Frequency, Time, etc.)
FM Mode (STEREO)
EQ
D.S.P
Tape Reverse Mode
CD Synchro Recording
Tuner Frequency unit
Dobly select Functions
Sleep
CD Repeat Mode
MP3-CD
Clock
Playing Disc Number
Recording
Tape 1/2
Tuning Mode (Auto)
CD Program or Tuner Memory to Program
Tuner Preset
TUNED
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Rear Panel View
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1. FM Aerial Connector Terminal
2. SW Aerial(Option)
3. AM Aerial Connector Terminal
4. Main speaker Connector Terminals
5. Digital out Jack
6. LINE OUT
7. Subwoofer speaker Connector Terminals
8. VIDEO OUT
9. Center speaker Connector Terminals
10. AUX-Input
11. Rear speaker Connector Terminals
12. Voltage Selector(Option)
Remote Control
Standby/On button
AUX button
TUNER(Band) button
Title button
Menu button
Audio(MO/ST) button
Subtitle button
Display button
Return button
Timer On/Off button
Mute button
P.Surround button
DSP/EQ button
Subwoofer Level button
Disc Skip button
Dolby Surround(
) button
Go To button
Play/Pause button
Stop button
Direction/Enter DVD button
Tuning Preset/CD Skip button
Tuning Up/Down/CD Search button
TAPE Function buttons
Deck 1/2 button
Counter Reset buttons
Number(0~9) buttons
Clear button
Slow button
Setup button
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Step
button
Sleep button
Rec/Pause button
Sound Edit button
SPK Mode button
Test Tone button
Program button
Angle button
Repeat button
Zoom button
Open/Close button
Where to Install Your Mini-Compact System
Inserting Remote Control Batteries
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To take full advantage of your new mini-compact system, follow
these installation instructions before connecting the unit.
1
Install the system on a flat, stable surface.
Never place this unit on carpeting.
Never place this unit in an outdoor area.
Maintain an open space of approximately 6 inches (15 cm) on the
sides and rear of the system, for ventilation purposes.
Make sure that you have enough room to open the compact disc
compartment easily.
Place the loudspeakers at a reasonable distance on either side of
the system to ensure good stereo sound.
Direct the loudspeakers towards the listening area.
For optimum performance, make sure that both speakers are placed
at an equal distance above the floor.
2
3
Remove the battery cover on the
back of the remote by pressing
down and sliding the cover in the
direction of the arrow.
Insert two 1.5V AAA batteries, paying
attention to the correct polarities (+
and –).
Replace the battery cover.
Follow these precautions to avoid leaking or cracking cells:
• Place batteries in the remote control so they match the
polarity:(+) to (+)and (–)to (–).
• Use the correct type of batteries.Batteries that look similar may
differ in voltage.
• Always replace both batteries at the same time.
• Do not expose batteries to heat or flame.
Range of Operation of the Remote Control
Connecting your System to the
Power Supply
The remote control can be used up to approximately 23 feet/7 meters
in a straight line. It can also be operated at a horizontal angle of up to
30° from the remote control sensor.
The main lead must be plugged into an appropriate socket.
Before plugging your system into a main socket, you must
check the voltage.
1
Check the position of the voltage selector on the rear of the system
(OPTIONAL).
2
3
Plug the main lead into an appropriate socket.
Press the Standby/ON button to switch your mini-compact system .
To open the remote control cover, push the top of the cover, then
slide downward.
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Connecting to an External Source
Video Output Selection
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The auxiliary input can be used to take advantage of the
sound quality of your mini-compact system when listening to
other sources.
Examples: A television
A video disc player
A Hi-Fi stereo video cassette recorder
To connect to the external source, the source must have an
audio output. In addition, you need an RCA connection cable.
1
2
Set the system to standby mode and disconnect it and the external
source from the main socket.
Connect the audio cable to the rear of the mini-compact system.
Connect the...
To the connector marked...
Red jack
White jack
R (right)
L (left)
For optimum sound quality, do not invert the right and left
channels.
3
Plug the system back into the main socket and press Standby/On to
switch it on.
4
Select the AUX source by pressing AUX.
Result: AUX is displayed.
5
6
Switch the external source on.
Adjust the volume and balance as required:
Volume
Equalizer
Example: You can watch a film and take advantage of stereo sound
provided that the original sound track is in stereo (as if you
were in a cinema).
3
4
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Press the REC/Pause button in POWER OFF, then it is converted to
“
” and select the TYPE you want.
Example : Select PAL, if TV is for PAL.
When disk is set to NTSC in PAL, it doesn't operate.
Connecting the Loudspeakers
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Subwoofer(R)
Subwoofer(L)
Front Speaker (R)
Front Speaker (L)
Center Speaker
Rear Speaker (L)
Rear Speaker (R)
The loudspeaker connector terminals are located on the rear of the system.
There are four terminals on the system:
Two for the left speaker (marked L)
Two for the right speaker (marked R)
To achieve the correct sound quality, connect the:
Red wire to the + terminals
Black wire to the – terminals
1
To connect a wire to a terminal, push the tab as far as it will go:
To the right on the system
2
3
Insert the wire, up to the plastic sheathing, in the hole.
4
Repeat the operation for each wire.
Push the tab back:
To the left on the system, until it clicks into place
To the top on the loudspeaker
Result: The wire is pinched and held firmly in place.
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Connecting the AM (MW)/LW Aerial
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The AM aerial (for long and medium waves) can be:
Placed on a stable surface
Fixed to the wall (you must first remove the base)
The AM aerial connector terminals are located on the rear of the system and are marked AM .
To avoid noise interference, check that the loudspeaker wires do not run close to the aerial wires.
Always keep them at least 2 inches (5 cm) away.
Connecting the FM Aerial
How to connect a COAXIAL TYPE aerial.
Connect a 75Ω antenna to the FM antenna terminal.
Plug the connector on the FM aerial supplied into the coaxial socket (75Ω) marked FM on the rear of the system.
Follow the instructions given on Page 24 to tune into a radio station, and determine the best position for the aerial.
If reception is poor, you may need to install an outdoor aerial.
To do so, connect an outdoor FM aerial to the FM socket on the rear of the system using a 75Ω coaxial cable (not supplied).
Connecting the SW Aerial (optional)
How to connect a WIRE TYPE aerial.
Spread the SW aerial out and attach the ends to a wall,in the position
providing the best reception.
If reception is poor (e.g. distance from transmitter too great,walls blocking
the radio waves,etc.),install an outdoor aerial.
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Connection of the TV monitor (optional) and VCR (optional)
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The following show examples of connections commonly used to connect the DVD player with a External Source.
(Example : TV, VCR, DAT CD-RW, etc)
• When S-VIDEO is connected, S-VIDEO has priority.
Connection of the MD recorder (optional)
DVD/CD Digital Out Jack
This unit can output DVD/CD digital sound signals through this jack. Use an optical cable to connect
digital audio equipment. (DAT deck, MD recorder, etc.).
Remove the dust cap (1) from the DVD/CD DIGITAL OUT jack. Then, connect an optical cable plug to
the DVD/CD DIGITAL OUT jack.
When the DVD/CD DIGITAL OUT jack is not being used
Attach the supplied dust cap.
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Demo/Dimmer function
Setting the Clock
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All functions available on the system can be viewed on the
display and the display's brightness can be switched between
"on" and "off".
1
Press the Demo/Dimmer button.
Result: All functions available on the system appear on the front
panel display.
Your system is equipped with a clock which allows you to
turn your system on and off automatically. You should set the
clock:
When you first purchase the mini-compact system
After a power failure
After unplugging the unit
For each step, you have a few seconds to set the required
options. If you exceed this time, you must start again.
Each of these are explained in detail in this guide. Please refer to
the relevant section.
2
Press the Demo/Dimmer button again.
Result: The Dimmer function is selected and the display darkens.
3
Press the Demo/Dimmer button once again to brighten the front
panel display.
1
2
3
A display brightness control can only be performed while the
system power is on.
4
Switch the system on by pressing Standby/On.
Press Timer/Clock twice.
Result: CLOCK is displayed.
Press Enter.
Result: The hour flashes.
To...
Turn the Multi Jog knob to the...
Increase the hours
Decrease the hours
Right
Left
5
When the correct hour is displayed, press Enter.
Result: The minutes flash.
6
To...
Turn the Multi Jog knob to the...
Increase the minutes
Decrease the minutes
Right
Left
1,2
7
When the correct time is displayed, press Enter.
Result: The clock starts and is displayed, even when the system is in
standby mode.
You can display the time, even when you are using another
function, by pressing Timer/Clock once.
You can also use
/
buttons to instead Multi Jog
knob in step 4, 6.
2
1
4,6
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3,5,7
Loading and Changing Compact
Discs
Playing a Disc
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Playback
The CD disc changer can contain up to three 12 cm or 8 cm
compact discs without using an adapter.
Never force the compact disc carrousel when opening and closing the compartment.
Never press down or place objects on the carrousel.
Always treat your compact discs with care; refer, if necessary, to
the section entitled “Precautions When Using Compact Discs” on
page 32.
1
2
3
4
5
Switch the system on by pressing On/Standby.
Press the Open/Close(
3
Press the Play/Pause(
close the disc tray.
) button.
Place a disc gently into the tray with the disc's label facing up.
) button or Open/Close(
) button to
Pausing Playback
Press the Open/Close( ) button on the front panel.
Result: The compartment opens.
Press the Play/Pause (
) button during playback.
To resume, press the Play/Pause (
) button again.
Place one or two discs in the front slots of the carrousel, with the
label on the discs facing upwards.
Check that the compact disc has been correctly inserted in
the holder before closing the compartment.
If you wish to load a third compact disc, press the Disc Change button on the front panel (or Disc Skip on the remote control).
Result: The carrousel rotates by 120°.
Close the compartment by pressing the Open/Close( ) button
again.
If you wish to start playing a disc directly, you can also
proceed as follows.
To play...
Press...
Disc 1
DVD/CD (
) or Disc 1
Disc 2
Disc 2
Disc 3
Disc 3
Result: The compartment closes automatically and the disc selected
starts playing.
6
1
2
Depending on the disc, the initial disc information screen may
look disc to disc.
When playing a DVD containing MPEG format, video may not
be reproduced correctly and you may get picture distortion.
Stopping Playback
Press the Stop (
) button during playback.
During playback, when the Stop ( )button is pressed, the position is stored
in the memory, and
STOP is shown on the display.
When the Play/Pause (
) button or Return button is pressed
subsequently , playback resumes from the position at which it was stopped.
If the Stop ( ) button is pressed a second time, the resume play' memory
function is canceled, and
STOP is shown on the display. When the
Play/Pause (
)button is pressed, playback starts from the beginning.
1,3
To change or unload the compact disc changer, repeat Steps 2 to 5.
Keep the compartment closed whenever you are not using
it, to prevent dust from entering.
You can load or unload compact discs when the radio,
tape or auxiliary source function is selected.
3
2,5
5
4
Selecting a Disc in the CD changer
The CD function is automatically selected when DISC SKIP is
pushed.
To select a specific disc, press the corresponding Disc (1, 2, 3) button
on the front panel or Disc Skip on the remote control, until the
required disc indicator flashes.
5
1
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If you use the Disc (1, 2, 3) function when listening to the
radio or to a tape, the system switches automatically to the
DVD/CD mode.
If the disc selected is not loaded, the next disc is played automatically.
Forward/Reverse Searching
DVD Playback
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Using the On-Screen Display
During playback, you can search quickly through a chapter or
track for a specific scene or tune.
Press the Display button on the remote.
T1/2
VIDEO
High-Speed Playback
Press the
C 1/8
Pressthe
DVD indicator
TITLE indicator
ENG
VIDEO
CHAPTER
indicator
ENG 1/3
and
button.
00:00:00
TITLE ELAPSED
indicator
OFF
1/1
ANGLE indicator
SUBTITLE LANGUAGE
REPEAT indicator
indicator
AUDIO LANGUAGE DISC TYPE indicator
indicator
button
Press the
button
X2
X2
X4
X4
X8
X8
PLAY
PLAY
playback (reverse playback) is possible on DVDs.
The On-Screen Display disappears.
Skipping through a Chapter
What is a Title?
A movie contained in a DVD disc.
What is a Chapter?
Each Title on a DVD disc is divided into several smaller sections called
"chapters".
Press the
and
button.
Each time the button is pressed during playback, it moves to the
next or previous chapter and plays it.
However, you cannot skip forward or backward through consecutive the chapters.
Turning the sound off temporarily?
SEARCH
SEARCH
Press the Mute button during playback.
This operation may be useful when you need to greet the guests or
answer the telephone.
If the player is left for more than 3 minutes in pause mode,
it will stop.
Slow Play/Playing Frame by Frame
Press the Slow button.
X2
X4
X8
PLAY
Playing Frame by Frame
Press the Step button.
The picture moves forward one frame each time the button is pressed.
No sound is heard during high-speed playback and step motion.
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Forward/Reverse Searching (Cont’d)
Using Disc Menu/Title
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To move directly to a title, chapter, or time
1
You can use the menus for the audio language, subtitle language, profile, etc. DVD menu contents differ from disc to disc.
Press the Go To button.
Each time the button is pressed, it repeats as shown below.
T1/2
VIDEO
C 1/8
00:00:00
TITLE
2
To Select the Disc Menu
T1/2
VIDEO
C 1/8
00:00:00
CHAPTER
VIDEO
T1/2
Press Number(0~9) button or the Left/Right (
/
Press the Menu button during playback.
The Menu Screen appears.
C 1/8
:
TIME
1
00:00:00
:
) button.
When playing a VCD version 2.0, you can operate it using PBC
On/Off function.
2
Use the Up/Down ( /
the different features.
) or Left/Right(
/
) button to access
Each the desired scene is located and then played.
Depending on the disc, the Title function may not work.
3
Press the Enter button only the remote control.
The selected item will play.
1
Using the Title Menu
2
2
Press the Title button.
For DVDs containing multiple titles, you can view the title of each
movie.
Depending on the disc, this function may either not work at all, or
may work differently.
2
Repeat Playback
1
Repeat playback allows you to repeat a chapter, title, or track.
Playing Repeatedly
Press the Repeat button.
Each time the Repeat button is pressed
2,3
Repeat playback operation is not possible with version 2.0 VCD
discs if PBC is turned on.
To operate this feature, press the MENU button, and then select
"PBC OFF".
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Program Playback
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Use this function with video and music CDs to play the tracks
in a particular order.
To Program Tracks in a particular order
in Stop mode
1
Press the Program button.
PROGRAM MENU SELECT : ENTER
TITLE CHAPT
1
2
3
4
5
PREVIOUS
TITLE CHAPT
6
7
8
9
10
NEXT
PLAY :
2
FINISH : PROGRAM
Press the Enter button then use the Number buttons to select the
desired title.
You can use also just the Left/Right/Down/Up (
button.
/
/
/
)
PROGRAM MENU SELECT : ENTER
TITLE CHAPT
1
1
2
3
4
5
PREVIOUS
TITLE CHAPT
6
7
8
9
10
NEXT
PLAY :
3
FINISH : PROGRAM
2,3,4,5
Press the Enter button, then use the Number buttons to select the
desired chapter.
You can use also just the Left/Right/Down/Up (
button.
/
/
/
)
PROGRAM MENU SELECT : ENTER
TITLE CHAPT
1
2
1
2
3
4
5
PREVIOUS
PLAY :
4
TITLE CHAPT
6
7
8
9
10
1
NEXT
FINISH : PROGRAM
Press the Enter button.
The selected track number is programming and the cursor moves
to the next number.
PROGRAM MENU SELECT : ENTER
TITLE CHAPT
1
1
2
2
3
4
5
PREVIOUS
PLAY :
TITLE CHAPT
6
7
8
9
10
NEXT
To Playback the Tracks in the Programmed Order
Press the Play/Pause (
) button.
To Cancel the Programming
FINISH : PROGRAM
Press either the Program button or Stop (
5
) button twice.
At this time, you can continue programming if you want to.
When programming more than NEXT 10 tracks, select
and then press the Enter button.
The program selection screen where you can program up to
10 additional tracks appears.
PROGRAM MENU SELECT : ENTER
TITLE CHAPT
1
2
1
1
2
2
1
7
3
2
3
4
2
4
5
PREVIOUS
PLAY :
6
7
8
9
10
TITLE CHAPT
4
1
6
2
3
4
5
5
1
2
NEXT
FINISH : PROGRAM
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Press Return button to return to the previous level.
Program Playback (Cont’d)
Selecting the Audio Language/Subtitle Language
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Selecting the Audio Language
To Change the Program
1
2
Press the Up/Down (
changed.