Sharp WA-TR30BK Specifications

DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER
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Information on Proper Disposal
A. Information on Disposal for Users (private
households)
Warning:
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose this appliance
to dripping or splashing. No objects filled with liquids, such as
vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
Attention: Your product is marked with
this symbol. It
means that used
electrical and electronic products
should not be mixed
with general household waste. There is
a separate collection system for
these products.
1. In the European Union
Attention: If you want to dispose of this equipment,
please do not use the ordinary dustbin!
Used electrical and electronic equipment must be treated
separately and in accordance with legislation that
requires proper treatment, recovery and recycling of used
electrical and electronic equipment.
Following the implementation by member states, private
households within the EU states may return their used
electrical and electronic equipment to designated
collection facilities free of charge*. In some countries*
your local retailer may also take back your old product
free of charge if you purchase a similar new one.
*) Please contact your local authority for further details.
If your used electrical or electronic equipment has
batteries or accumulators, please dispose of these
separately beforehand according to local requirements.
By disposing of this product correctly you will help ensure
that the waste undergoes the necessary treatment,
recovery and recycling and thus prevent potential
negative effects on the environment and human health
which could otherwise arise due to inappropriate waste
handling.
2. In other Countries outside the EU
If you wish to discard this product, please contact your
local authorities and ask for the correct method of
disposal.
For Switzerland: Used electrical or electronic equipment
can be returned free of charge to the dealer, even if you
don't purchase a new product. Further collection facilities
are listed on the homepage of www.swico.ch or
www.sens.ch.
B. Information on Disposal for Business Users
1. In the European Union
If the product is used for business purposes and you
want to discard it:
Please contact your SHARP dealer who will inform you
about the take-back of the product. You might be charged
for the costs arising from take-back and recycling. Small
products (and small amounts) might be taken back by
your local collection facilities.
For Spain: Please contact the established collection
system or your local authority for take-back of your used
products.
2. In other Countries outside the EU
If you wish to discard of this product, please contact your
local authorities and ask for the correct method of
disposal.
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Introduction
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Thank you for purchasing this SHARP product. For the best performance, read this manual carefully. It will guide you in operating your SHARP
product.
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Special notes
● IBM and PC/AT are registered trademarks of International
Business Machines Corporation.
● Macintosh is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in
the United States and other countries.
● Microsoft Windows and Windows Media are registered
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or
other countries.
● All brand names and product names are trademarks or
registered trademarks of their respective owners.
■ Audio data
● Back up your audio data stored on this product periodically in
case of accidental loss or alteration.
● SHARP shall not be liable for any damages or loss of audio data
resulting from defects in this product or your computer.
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■ Note
Supply of this product does not convey a license nor imply any right
to distribute content created with this product in revenue-generating
broadcast systems (terrestrial, satellite, cable and/or other
distribution channels), revenue-generating streaming applications
(via Internet, intranets and/or other networks), other revenuegenerating content distribution systems (pay-audio or audio-ondemand applications and the like) or on revenue-generating physical
media (compact discs, digital versatile discs, semiconductor chips,
hard drives, memory cards and the like). An independent license for
such use is required. For details, please visit http://mp3licensing.com
MPEG Layer-3 audio coding technology licensed from Fraunhofer IIS
and Thomson.
General Information
■ Trademarks
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Accessories
Contents
Please confirm that only the following accessories are included.
■ General Information
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Accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Controls and indicators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
System requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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General Information
■ Preparation for Use
Earphones x 1
(with the ear pads)
USB Cable x 1
Battery installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SD/MMC card installation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Turning the unit on/off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Hold function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Changing the display language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Connecting the unit to a PC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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■ Windows Media Player
Ripping tracks from audio CD to PC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 - 10
Transferring audio data from PC to the unit . . . . . . . . . . . 11 - 13
■ Playback
CD-ROM x 1
● If you use a PC running
Windows 98 Second Edition,
install a USB driver from this
supplied CD-ROM
(see page 8).
Quick Guide x 1
Notes:
● USB cable may differ from illustrations shown above.
● Use the supplied earphones only.
● Use the supplied USB cable only (1m).
Disconnecting the unit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Playing transferred audio data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Advanced playback . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 - 15
Playing selected data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 - 16
■ FM Radio
FM transmitter function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Listening to the FM radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
■ Recording
Recording with the built-in microphone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Recording from the FM radio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
■ Advanced Features
Deleting selected data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Changing default settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 - 23
Checking memory status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
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Firmware update . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 - 25
Error messages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Precautions
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● Do not wear your earphones when you are
crossing streets or near traffic.
● Do not use earphones whilst driving a vehicle
since it may be illegal or create a traffic hazard.
Always follow safety regulations in your area.
● Do not play the unit at a high volume. Hearing
experts advise against extended listening at
high volume levels.
● Excessive sound pressure from earphones and headphones can
cause hearing loss.
● If you experience ringing in your ears, reduce the volume or
discontinue use.
● No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be
placed on the apparatus.
● Attention should be drawn to the environmental aspects of battery
disposal.
● The apparatus is designed for use in moderate climate.
● This unit should only be used within the range of 5°C - 40°C
(41°F - 104°F).
Avoid using or leaving the unit in the following places.
● Places exposed to direct sunlight for many hours (especially in
cars with the doors and windows closed) or near heaters. (The
cabinet may deform, change colour or the unit may malfunction.)
● Places exposed to excessive dust.
● Places exposed to water.
● Places where temperatures are excessively high or low.
● Places (bathrooms) where the humidity is extremely high.
● Places with strong magnetic fields such as TVs or loudspeakers.
● Places exposed to vibration.
● Places where sand can easily enter the inside of the unit (beaches
etc.).
● If the unit is used near radio tuners or TVs, noise and/or picture
interference may result. If you experience these problems, move
the unit away from such devices.
To avoid accidental electric shock or other possible problems,
observe the precautions listed below.
● Do not disassemble or modify the unit.
● Do not drop or subject the unit to shock.
● Do not use the unit near open flames.
● Do not spill liquid on the unit.
● SHARP is not responsible for damage due to improper use. Refer
all servicing to a SHARP authorised service centre.
Caution:
● When recording important selections, make a preliminary test to
ensure that the desired material is properly recorded.
● SHARP is not liable for damage or loss of your recording arising
from malfunction of this unit.
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It is not recommended to put this unit into a rear
pocket, as this may damage the product when
sitting.
Using this unit near mobile phones may cause
noise pickup. If it occurs, move it away from
them.
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General Information
■ Important
■ Copyright
Copyright laws protect sounds, images, computer programmes,
databases, other materials and copyright holders.
Duplicated material is limited to private use only. Use of materials
beyond this limit or without permission of copyright holders may
constitute copyright infringement, and be subject to criminal
punishment.
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Controls and indicators
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Reference page
1. Earphones Sockets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13, 17, 18, 20
2. Neck Strap Hole . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
3. Battery Indicator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
4. Menu Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7, 14 - 23
5. Volume up/Back to Previous level/Screen . . . . . . . . . . . 6, 15
6. Power On/Off/Play/Pause Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6, 7, 13 - 21
7. Volume down Button. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
8. Equaliser Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16, 20
9. SD/MMC Card Terminal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5, 6
10. Track Skip/Tuning Button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7, 13 - 23
11. Battery Compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
12. USB Port . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
13. Microphone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
14. Hold Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
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Note:
To protect the USB port, cover it with the USB
cap when not in use.
System requirements
Battery installation
The following hardware and software are required to transfer audio
data from a PC to the unit.
■ Storing the unit
Computer
IBM PC/AT-compatible
OS
Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition/
Millennium Edition/2000 Professional/XP
Professional/XP Home Edition standard
installation *2, Mac OSX 10.2.6 above
Software
Windows
Media®
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2
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Open the battery cover.
Insert the “AAA” battery according to the direction indicated
in the battery compartment.
When inserting or removing the battery, push them towards the
battery terminal.
Close the battery cover.
Battery Cover
Player 9 Series or 10
Drive
CD-ROM drive
Interface
Available USB port (USB 2.0/1.1)
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Battery AAA
*1 Operation is not guaranteed on all the compatible computers.
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*2 Operation is not guaranteed on computers running upgraded OS
or multiple OS with dual-boot.
SD
SD/MMC Card
Notes:
● Be sure to turn off the MP3 player before inserting or removing the
SD/MMC card.
If the set is on, removing or inserting the SD/MMC card can cause
some data to be lost or the set to freeze or become inoperative. If
this should be happen, please take out the battery for a whilst,
insert it and restart the MP3 player.
● Installing the battery incorrectly may cause the unit to malfunction.
● Remove the battery if the unit will not be used for long periods of
time. This will prevent potential damage due to battery leakage.
● Replace the battery when it become weak and/or recording or
playback is impaired.
● Do not use rechargeable battery (nickel-cadmium battery, etc.).
● Batteries (battery pack or batteries installed) shall not be exposed
to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
● Battery is not included.
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Preparation for Use
Hardware and software requirements *1
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SD/MMC card installation
Turning the unit on/off
SD/MMC card installation
1. Open the battery cover.
2. Insert the SD or MMC card.
3. Close the battery cover.
Notes:
● SHARP will not be held liable for the loss of data whilst the SD/
MMC memory device is connected to the audio system.
● Files compressed in MP3 and/or WMA format can be played
back when connected to the SD terminal.
● This SD/MMC memory’s format support FAT 16 or FAT 32.
● SHARP cannot guarantee that all SD/MMC memory devices will
work on this audio system.
● The SD terminal in this unit is not intended for a PC connection
but is used for music streaming with a SD/MMC memory device.
● The larger the capacity of the SD/MMC storage device, the longer
it will take for the data to be read.
● SD/MMC card are not included.
● SD/MMC card cannot be operate if battery power is low.
■ To turn on the unit
■ Checking the remaining amount of battery level
The battery level is shown by the battery indicator during operation.
03
/
button.
■ To turn off the unit
In any mode
1. Hold down the
/
button for 3 seconds or more.
Continue Holding On
To Power Off
Good Bye!
■ Volume control
Whilst play or stop mode, press
Volume (– or +) button to decrease or
increase the volume.
Battery indicator
16
MIN .......... 39
MAX
■ Volume auto set-in
When the battery
level is high
When the battery
level is very low
● When the battery level is very low, the battery indicator will flash.
Replace the alkaline battery with a new one.
● When the battery has run out completely “
Shut down...” will
appear. Then, the power will be disconnected automatically.
Notes:
● The battery indicator will not correctly display the remaining
capacity for approximately 10 seconds after the power has been
turned on.
● The number of bars shown in the battery indicator may increase
or decrease, depending on the operation being performed. This
is normal.
● The battery life and the operating time may be shortened by
usage
conditions,
long periods of disuse,
etc.
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● If you turn off and on the main unit with volume set to 18 or higher,
the volume will start at 18.
● If you turn the unit off then on again with the volume level set to
less than 17, it will turn on again at the level set.
■ Back to previous level/screen
Press Volume (+) button for return to previous level/screen.
Hold function
Changing the display language
When the hold function is turned on, all buttons on the unit will be
inactive. To make changes to the operation of the unit, switch the
HOLD off.
● Whilst on mode, lock icon will appear if hold function is active.
You can see information in a selected language.
English (*)
Russian
German
French
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Spanish
Italian
Chinese TRA
Portuguese
(*) indicates default setting
Release
1
2
Press
/
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1
second or more to enter the main
menu.
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
Hold
3
Red
mark
Note:
If the hold function is active when the unit is turned off, the unit cannot
be turned on by mistake and the battery will not be drained.
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Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Language” and
press Menu button.
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
Settings
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B
C
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Locked!
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings” and press
Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select the desired language
and press Menu button.
Rec Set
Lyric
Language
Preparation for Use
Move the HOLD switch to the safety position (direction indicated by
the arrows).
LANGUAGE
English
Note:
The display language setting is retained even after the unit is turned
off.
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Connecting the unit to a PC
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Caution:
● Do not disconnect the USB cable whilst transferring audio data
from a PC. Audio data on the unit may become corrupted.
● Operation is not guaranteed if the PC is connected to two or more
USB devices.
● Connect the USB cable to the PC’s USB port. If connected via a
USB hub, operation cannot be guaranteed.
● We do not guarantee operation of the unit with self-built PCs or
PCs with modified motherboards.
● Make sure to use the supplied USB cable. Use of other cables
(two-way cables, extension cables, etc.) degrades the quality of
connection and may cause a malfunction/radiation.
Note:
The operation buttons on the main unit do not work if it is connected
to a PC. Disconnect from the PC to operate on the unit.
■ Installing a USB driver
If you use a PC running Windows 98 Second Edition, install a USB
driver from the supplied CD-ROM.
● The installation is not necessary for a PC running Windows
Millennium Edition, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP
Professional or Windows XP Home Edition.
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USB connection cable
To the USB port
■ Connect the unit to a PC to transfer audio data
Open the USB port cover, connect
the unit to a PC with a USB
connection cable.
Whilst the unit is connected to the PC,
the screen below appears.
1
2
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive.
3
Click the “Next” button.
The “What you want Windows to do?” screen appears.
4
Select “Search for the best driver...” and click “Next”
button.
The “Windows will search for new drivers...” screen appears.
5
Select “CD-ROM drive” and click “Next” button.
The “Windows driver file search for the device” screen appears.
6
Click the “Next” button.
The “USB Mass Storage Device...” screen appears.
7
Click the “Finish” button.
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Connect the unit to a PC by USB cable.
The “The wizard searches for new drivers..” screen appears.
Ripping tracks from audio CD to PC
■ For Windows Media Player 9 Series
1
Launch Windows Media Player.
Example:
Start → All Programs → Windows Media Player
2
On the “Tools” menu, click “Options...” and then “Copy
Music” and select “Copy protect music”.
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4
Click “OK”.
5
Click “Copy from CD” on the taskbar to show tracks on the
audio CD.
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7
Select the check boxes of tracks to rip.
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Insert an audio CD into the PC.
The audio CD may play automatically depending on settings on
the PC. In this case, stop playback.
Click “Copy Music” to start ripping.
Notes:
● For details on Windows Media Player, refer to its Users Guide.
● If the PC is connected to the internet, information (artist or album
name, title, genre, etc.) appears. Information may not be available
depending on the audio CD.
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Windows Media Player
Using Windows Media Player, rip tracks from your favourite audio
CDs to a PC. Ripped tracks are stored on PC as audio data. You can
enjoy music on the unit by transferring audio data from the PC.
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Ripping tracks from audio CD to PC (continued)
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■ For Windows Media Player 10
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Windows Media Player
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5
1
Launch Windows Media Player.
Example:
Start → All Programs → Windows Media Player
2
On the “Tools” menu, click “Options...” and then “Rip
Music” and select “Copy protect music”.
3
4
Click “OK”.
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6
7
Click “Rip” on the taskbar to show tracks on the audio CD.
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Insert an audio CD into the PC.
The audio CD may play automatically depending on settings on
the PC. In this case, stop playback.
Select the check boxes of tracks to rip.
Click “Rip Music” to start ripping.
Notes:
● For details on Windows Media Player, refer to its Users Guide.
● If the PC is connected to the internet, information (artist or album
name, title, genre, etc.) appears. Information may not be available
depending on the audio CD.
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Transferring audio data from PC to the unit
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■ Folders
When using Windows Media Player 9 series, select the
“MUSIC” folder to transfer the audio data.
Note:
You need to create Music Folder. Create them in the level indicated
in “About folder tree”.
When using Windows Media Player 10, subfolders with an
artist or album name are automatically created in the “MUSIC”
folder.
Note:
To create subfolders with an artist or album name automatically,
click ( ) to display properties and select “Create folder hierarchy
on device”.
Click this to display properties
■ About folder tree
Notes:
● This unit can be used as a USB storage device.
● “FAV.TXT” is system created file in the unit.
Flash
VOICE
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Windows Media Player
You can transfer audio data (MP3, WMA or WAV format) to the unit
or SD/MMC card.
1. Connect the unit to PC.
2. Open “My Computer” and copy or move the selected audio data to
the unit (TR30_300) or SD/MMC card (indicated as “Removable
Disc”).
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Data recorded with microphone.
Recorded FM Radio programmes.
Music data copy from PC.
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Transferring audio data from PC to the unit (continued)
You can enjoy music on the unit by transferring ripped audio files (protected) or licensed WMA files (DRM) from PC to the unit.
■ For Windows Media Player 9 Series
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■ For Windows Media Player 10
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Windows Media Player
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2
Connect the unit to a PC (see page 8).
Launch Windows Media Player.
Example:
Start → All Programs → Windows Media Player
3
4
Click “Copy to CD or Device” on the taskbar.
5
6
7
Select the check boxes of audio data to transfer.
8
Click the “Copy” button to start transfer.
From the drop-down list of “Items to Copy”, window shown
on the left, select a list with desired audio data.
Set the unit as a destination.
Select the folder.
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2
Connect the unit to a PC (see page 8).
3
4
Click “Sync” on the taskbar.
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6
7
Select the check boxes of audio data to transfer.
Launch Windows Media Player.
Example:
Start → All Programs → Windows Media Player
From the drop-down list of “Sync List”, window shown on
the left, select a list with desired audio data.
Set the unit as a destination.
Click the “Start Sync” button to start transfer.
Caution:
● On Windows Media Player 10 to create subfolders with an artist or
album name automatically, click
to display properties and
select “Create folder hierarchy on device”.
● Audio data on the unit is replaced by newly transferred audio data
if their file names are the same.
● Refer to “Connecting the unit to the PC” or “Disconnecting the unit”
when you connect/disconnect the unit to/from a PC.
● Do not disconnect the unit from the PC during transfer.
Disconnecting the unit
Notes:
● Windows Media Player 9 & 10 installer are include in the supplied
CD-ROM.
● For details on Windows Media Player, refer to its User Guide.
● The drive letter for the unit may change depending on the
environment of the connected PC.
For details, refer to the operation manual for the PC.
MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3):
MPEG is an international standard developed by Moving Picture
Experts Group, a working group of ISO.
■ Windows Millennium Edition
About DRM (Digital Rights Management):
● This product supports Windows Media Digital Rights
Management 9 Series. Using Windows Media Player 9 Series or
10, you can transfer licensed WMA files to the unit for playback.
● Some WMA files may not be playable/transferable onto this
products due to their license agreements with copyright holders.
● Some audio data may not be playable on this products.
● When the SD/MMC card is installed the unit will not play DRM 10
protected music as mandated by Microsoft but DRM 9 or non DRM
protected music will play normally.
File format of transferred audio data:
● Depending on the setting of Windows Media Player, audio data
may be converted automatically for playback on portable devices.
● On Windows Media Player 10, you can change this setting and
transfer audio data without conversion. To do so, click
and
select “Quality” to uncheck “Convert files as required by the device
(recommended)”.
● For details on Windows Media Player, refer to its User Guide.
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■ Windows 98 Second Edition
1. Click “Safely remove hardware” on the taskbar.
2. Click “Safely remove USB Mass Storage Device-Drives(*:)”.
3. “Safely remove hardware” appears. Click the “OK” button and
disconnect the USB cable from the PC.
1. Click “Unplug or Eject Hardware” on the taskbar.
2. Click “Stop USB Disc-Drive(*:)”.
3. “Safe To Remove Hardware” appears. Click the “OK” button and
disconnect the USB cable from the PC.
■ Windows 2000 Professional
1. Click “Unplug or Eject Hardware” on the taskbar.
2. Click “Stop USB Disc-Drive(*:)”.
3. “Safe To Remove Hardware” appears. Click the “OK” button and
disconnect the USB cable from the PC.
■ Windows XP Home Edition/Professional
1. Click “Safely remove hardware” on the taskbar.
2. Click “Safely remove USB Mass Storage Device-Drives(*:)”.
3. “Safe To Remove Hardware” appears. Click the message and
disconnect the USB cable from the PC.
(*:) Drive letter of this unit.
Playback
WMA (Windows Media Audio):
WMA is an audio compression format developed by Microsoft
Corporation.
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Notes:
● After the above operation, the USB connection display still
remains on the unit (the display changes when you disconnect the
USB cable).
● If you cannot cancel the USB connection, try again or restart the
PC.
● For Windows 98 Second Edition
If the “Safely remove hardware” not appear on the taskbar, open
the “Windows 98SE Driver” folder and click “w98eject” in the
supplied CD-ROM.
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Left
channel
Connect to either one of the
headphone sockets
Right
channel
To move to the beginning of the next audio data:
Press the
button.
To replay the current audio data:
Press the
button.
Note:
To skip some data at one time, press the
or
button as many
times as required until the desired audio data appears.
R
L
■ To locate the beginning of audio data
■ To locate the desired portion
For fast forward:
Hold down the
mp3
kbps
For fast reverse:
Hold down the
button.
Note:
Normal playback will resume when the
kHz
Playback
DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER
■ Playback
Press
/
button is released.
■ Repeat play or shuffle play or preview
button to turn the power on.
Use the
or
button to select
an audio data and press
/
button. Playback starts.
or
Advanced playback
M
1
2
button.
(Playback Window)
001
007
NOR
Whilst in stop mode, press the Menu button repeatly until the desired
play mode appears.
0 : 00 : 00
0 : 04 : 25
1
Track 01
Anna
mp3
128 kbps
(Normal)
(Repeat 1)
A
(Repeat All)
S
(Shuffle)
(Preview)
44 kHz
or
To interrupt playback:
Press the
/
button.
To resume playback, press the
/
button again.
1
2
To stop playback:
Hold down
/
button for 1 second.
Resume play:
When you turn off the unit and turn it back on, playback starts from
the beginning of the audio data which was stopped.
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3
Press
/
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1
second or more.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings” and press
Menu button.
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
Playing selected data
5
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Playmode” and
press Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select a play mode setting,
press Menu button.
Settings
Playmode
Eq
Contrast
You can select and play the audio data transferred from PC or data
recorded with the unit.
1
2
(*) indicates default setting
Note:
The unit plays each data for 10 seconds when play with preview
mode.
■ Repeat A-B
You can play the desired portion repeatedly by specifying it during
playback.
2
3
Within 20 seconds, press Menu button
to select “Navigator”.
Repeat All
3
1
Hold down Menu button for 1 second or more.
PLAY MODE
(*)Normal : Normal playback
Repeat 1 : Repeat one data
Repeat All : Repeat all data
Shuffle
: Play all data at random
Preview
: Play all data for a 10 seconds
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Whilst playback, press Menu button. This registers the
start point (A).
Press the Menu button again to enter the end point (B).
This starts A-B repeat from the start point (A) to the end point
(B).
Press the Menu button again to return to the previous
playback mode.
Caution:
After perform repeat or preview play, be sure to press
/
button
to stop or pause the playback. Otherwise, it will playback
continuously.
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Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Flash” or “Card”,
then press Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, select the data and
press
/
button, playback will
start.
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
001/002
Flash:/
Card:/
001/004
FM:/
VOICE:/
File name 1
or
: Browser for folder or data.
Menu
: Select a folder or data.
Volume (+) : Return to the previous level/screen.
■ About folder tree
Flash
VOICE
FM
MUSIC
Playback
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Data recorded with microphone.
Recorded FM Radio programmes.
Music data copy from PC.
This product supports:
● Up to 140 folders (including the “VOICE” and “FM” folders).
● Up to 200 files (each folders).
● Up to 30 characters as a folder name.
● Up to 30 characters as a file name.
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Playing selected data (continued)
■ Equaliser setting
Whilst stop or play mode, press the EQ button repeatly until the
desired sound mode appears.
NOR
(Normal)
ROCK
POP
JAZZ
CUST
(Custom)
■ Customising sound quality
1
2
Perform step 1 - 4 on page 16.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Custom” and press
Menu button.
EQ
Custom
Alternative method to change sound mode.
1
2
Playback
3
4
5
Press
/
3
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1
second or more.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings” and press
Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Eq” and press Menu
button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select an equaliser setting,
press Menu button.
button to select the
Main Menu
80Hz:
Bass setting
250Hz:
1000Hz:
Midrange setting
4000Hz:
12000Hz: Treble setting
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
4
Settings
Playmode
Eq
Contrast
EQ
Within 20 seconds, press Volume
(– or +) button to increase or
decrease the gain level.
Custom
dB 0.0
Custom
dB -6.5
5
6
1000Hz
1000Hz
Repeat steps 3 and 4 to adjust each frequency.
Within 20 seconds, press Menu button.
Rock
(*)Normal : The sound is not modified
Rock
: For rock music
Pop
: For pop music
Jazz
: For jazz
Custom
: Sound quality can be customise (see page 16)
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Note:
Distortion may occur depending on the equaliser setting.
In this case, change the type or turn down the volume.
(*) indicates
setting
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Within 20 seconds, press
or
frequency and press
button.
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Note:
The “Custom” settings will remain in the memory even after you
switch to another equaliser mode.
FM transmitter function
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6
This unit can be use as
a FM transmitter
You can enjoys music
sound at FM receiver
by playback at the unit.
mp3
kbps
kHz
DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER
FM
M
3
4
5
Press
/
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1
second or more.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings” and press
Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button
to
select
“Transmitter
Frequency” and press Menu button
to enter transmitter frequency setup.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
to
select the desired transmission
frequency then press Menu button.
OFF
88.1Mhz
89.3Mhz
89.1Mhz
88.3Mhz
88.9Mhz
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
Settings
Backlight
Transmitter Freq
Power
FM TRANSMITTER
● Tune the FM receiver frequency same as transmitter setting.
● The unit playback music can be listening at FM receiver unit.
About playing audio data, see page 14.
Notes:
● After unit is power off, the transmitter function will be off when the
unit is on back.
● The FM transmitter and FM receiver must be tune into the same
frequency.
● Adjust the channel if there is a signal interference.
Select any un-interfered channel from 88.1 to 89.3 MHz.
● Transmitter function will automatically off within 1 minute after in
the stop or interrupt mode of audio data.
● Keep the distance of the unit much close as possible to FM
receiver aerial for more sensitivity receiving.
● Select the frequency of FM transmitter which not near to FM
broadcasting station for reducing noise or signal interference.
● The transmitter function will regulate the volume and transmit to
FM receiver by this unit. If a big sound occur at FM receiver even
not adjust to maximum volume level, manually decrease the
volume level at this unit (FM transmitter).
● Earphones are not required to plug into the unit for FM
transmission. The FM transmitter aerial is built inside the unit.
FM Radio
FM receiver
EQ
1
2
Transmission icon and select
frequency (*) will appear on screen
(playback window) when transmitter
function is setting on.
OFF
88.5Mhz
88.7Mhz
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Listening to the FM radio
■ Tuning
3
Press
or
button to select the preset channel
number. Press the Menu button to store that station in
memory.
FM aerial:
The earphones lead works as an FM aerial. Keep
it as straight as possible.
Store
89.8
81
CH 02
mp3
kbps
91
Store
89.8
108
Mono
81
CH 02
91
108
Mono
kHz
DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER
M
FM Radio
1
2
Press the
/
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1 second or more. Press
button to select “FM Radio”, then press the Menu button.
Main Menu
FM Radio
89.8
91
108
Mono
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
■ Storing station automatically (auto scan)
With this function, the auto tuning memorises the received stations
automatically. The unit will stop after scanning the full range of
frequencies and storing stations.
1
Press
/
button to enter search mode. Hold down the
/
button for 1 second or more, auto scan will be
started.
81
CH 02
87
■ Manual Tuning and memorising a station
1
Press
/
button to enter search mode.
FM Radio
89.8
81
CH 02
2
91
Search
89.8
108
Mono
81
91
108
Mono
Press
or
button as many times as required to tune
into the desired station. Press and hold down the Menu
button for more than 1 second to enter the preset tuning
saving mode.
Search
89.8
81
91
Store
89.8
108
STEREO
81
CH 02
91
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108
STEREO
CH
Search
Searching
87.5
100.0
97
108
Mono
87
CH 30
97
108
STEREO
FM Radio
88.2
87
CH 01
97
108
STEREO
● Scanning will start automatically and the tuner will stop at the
first receivable broadcast station.
● The unit receives and stores stations with strong signals.
● Press
or
button to select the desired preset station.
To exit Tuner mode:
Press Menu button.
Recording with the built-in microphone
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MIC
Note:
This microphone is monaural and omnidirectional. However, it is recommended to direct
it towards the source for better recording.
1
2
3
Press
/
button to turn the power on.
Note:
Data recorded with the built-in microphone are named automatically,
ie V001.WAV, V002.WAV... etc.
Newly saved files are numbered sequentially following the largest
number among the existing file names. It is recommended to delete
or move some files to PC.
For long recording time, “Saving....” indicator will appear after a few
seconds (Data saved).
■ Changing sound quality for microphone
recording
1
Hold down the Menu button for 1 second or more.
Hold down the Menu button to enter main menu screen.
Within 20 seconds, press the
or
button to select
“Settings”, then press Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Voice
Record”, then press Menu button. Recording will be
started.
Main Menu
Playmode
Eq
Contrast
Settings
Del Files
About
NOR
/VOICE/V001. WAV
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
To interrupt recording:
Press
/
button.
To resume recording, press the
Settings
Main Menu
00 : 05 : 24
005 : 52 : 55
2
Within 20 seconds, press the
or
button to select
“Rec Set”, then press Menu button. Press the
or
button to select at “Rate”, then press Menu button repeatly
to change the recording quality.
Mode
/
Settings
button again.
To save recording:
Press the Menu button. Data will be saved.
A
B
C
3
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Rec Set
Lyric
Language
Source : Mic
Rate
: Middle
Exit
To exit record setting screen, press the
select “Exit”, then press Menu button.
Sampling (kHz)
Normal
8
Middle
11
High
16
or
Recording
Check the memory status beforehand. If the memory is low, move
some data to a PC to make some room.
button to
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Recording from the FM radio
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Check the memory status beforehand. If the memory is low, move
some data to a PC to make some room.
1
2
The earphones lead works as an FM aerial. Keep
it as straight as possible.
1
2
Hold down EQ button for 1 second or
more. Recording will be started.
To interrupt recording:
Press the
/
button.
To resume recording, press the
Recording
3
Tune in to the desired station.
mp3
kbps
kHz
DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Del Files”, then
press Menu button.
Press
or
button to select
“Flash” or “Card”, then press Menu
button.
button again.
To save recording:
Press the Menu button or EQ button.
Data will be saved.
Note:
Data recorded from the FM radio are named automatically, ie
F001.WAV, F002.WAV... etc.
Newly saved files are numbered sequentially following the largest
number among the existing file names. It is recommended to delete
or move some files to PC.
For long recording time, “Saving...” indicator will appear after a few
seconds (Data saved).
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
001/002
Flash:/
Card:/
M
4
/
Hold down Menu button for 1 second or more.
5
6
7
Press
or
button to select
“Folder” or “File”, then press Menu
button.
Delete (X) marking will display for
selected file(s).
● To cancel delete (X) marking, press
Menu button.
Press the
/
button, a warning
note will displayed. Press
or
button to select “Yes” or “No”. Select
“Yes” if confirmed to delete file(s),
then press Menu button.
003/020
VOICE:/
File name 1
File name 2
003/020
VOICE/
File name 1
File name 2
Delete the files?
Yes No
File(s) deleted.
Files Deleted!
Caution:
Deleted data cannot be restored.
Note:
At “Del Files” mode, display will not able to automatically return to
playback screen.
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Changing default settings
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Setting
Menu
Selectable parameter
(* indicates default settings)
Description
Playmode
Normal*
Repeat one
Repeat all
Shuffle
Preview
Adjust of playback mode.
Eq
Normal*
Rock
Pop
Jazz
Custom
Adjust of playback sound quality.
0/10
I
5/10*
I
10/10
To adjust display contrast level.
Off
5 secs
10 secs
30 secs*
Always
Set backlight lighting time.
Off*
88.1
88.3
88.5
88.7
88.9
89.1
89.3
Set the FM transmitter
frequency.
Disable
1 Min
2 Mins
5 Mins*
10 Mins
Set auto-power off time.
The unit turns off automatically
after a time period in the stop
mode.
Note: The auto-power off does
not work when listening to FM
radio.
Contrast
Backlight
Transmitter
frequency
Power
Rec Set
Source : Mic
Rate : Normal
Middle*
High
Set the microphone recording
sound quality.
Lyrics
Always*
Off
Display of lyrics when lyrics is
available.
Language
English*
Russian
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Chinese TRA (Traditional)
Portuguese
Set the display language for the
unit.
Factory
Setting
No*
Yes
Reset the unit to default setting
(*).
Exit
Exit setting mode.
■ About auto-power off
When the auto power off is set, the unit turns off automatically after
a time period in the stop or pause mode. (The auto-power off does
not work when listening to the FM Radio.)
1
2
/
button to turn the power on.
Hold down the Menu button for 1
second or more.
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
3
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Press
4
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings” and press
Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Power” and press
Menu button.
Advanced Features
ENGLISH
You can change the default setting.
1. Press the
/
button to turn the power on.
2. Hold down the Menu button for 1 second or more.
3. Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Settings”,
then press Menu button.
Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
Settings
Backlight
Transmitter
Power
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5
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select a time period,
press Menu button.
PWR SAVE
2 Mins
Disable : Autopower off does not work.
1-2-5-10 : In the stop mode, the unit turns off automatically
Minutes
after a set time period.
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Advanced Features
■ Changing the display contrast
You can change the display contrast.
1
2
3
3
Playmode
Eq
Contrast
contrast
-
+
5/10
■ Changing the backlight lighting time
You can change the lighting time of the display backlight.
1
2
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
■ Changing the Lyric display
3
You can off or on the lyric display (Audio Data with LRC only).
1
2
Perform steps 2 to 3 on page 21.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Lyric” and press
Menu button.
Perform steps 2 to 3 on page 21.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Backlight” and press
Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to adjust the lighting time and
press Menu button.
Settings
Backlight
Power
Rec Set
LIGHT TIME
30 Secs
Settings
A
B
C
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Always
mp3 L
Settings
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to adjust contrast and press
Menu button.
LRC
Off
: Lyric not display (off)
Always : Lyric display (on)
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Note:
The name of lyric songs should keep in pace with the name of the
song data.
If the present song has the corresponding lyric file, “L” indicator will
appear at screen.
Perform steps 2 to 3 on page 21.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Contrast” and
press Menu button.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to off or on the lyric display
and press Menu button.
Rec Set
Lyric
Language
Off
: Backlight remains off.
5-10-30 seconds : Backlight illuminates for a set time period.
Always
: Backlight remains on.
● The setting is completed.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Checking memory status
You can check the memory status before starting long hours of
recording, etc.
You can reset all function to the factory setting (default).
1
2
Hold down the Menu button for 1 second or more.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
“Settings” and press Menu button.
button to select
1
2
Hold down the Menu button for 1 second or more.
Within 20 seconds, press
or
“About”, then press Menu button.
Main Menu
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
3
Main Menu
Navigator
FM Radio
Voice Record
Settings
Del Files
About
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Factory Setting”
and press Menu button.
3
Settings
D
Int Free : XXX MB
Reset Factory Setting?
No
Yes
● Select “No” to cancel.
● The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Caution:
This function reset the following setting:
Language, volume, equaliser, repeat play, lyric, FM station, FM auto
scan, FM area, FM transmitter, record settings, auto-power off,
contrast, backlight.
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Main Menu
Settings
Del Files
About
Factory Setting
Exit
875. 833. XXX
Within 20 seconds, press
or
button to select “Yes” and press
Menu button.
button to select
Firmware version, memory capacity and free space will
display. Press
or
button to display internal flash
memory or SD/MMC.
Int Total : XXX MB
4
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Internal Memory
Ext Total : XXX MB
Ext Free : XXX MB
External SD/MMC card memory
Note:
The playback screen returns after 20 seconds.
Advanced Features
■ Reset the factory setting
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Firmware update
■ Installing the update tool
References
If you use a PC running Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000
Professional, Windows XP Professional or Windows XP Home
Edition, install the upgrade tool as follows.
1
2
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive.
3
Click the “Next” button.
The “License Agreement” screen appears.
4
Click the “accept” and “Next” button.
The “Choose Destination Location” screen appears.
5
Click the “Next” button.
The “Select Program Folder” screen appears.
6
Click the “Next” button.
The “Ready to Install the Program” screen appears.
7
Click the “Install” button.
When the installation is completed, the “Install Shield Wizard
Complete” screen appears.
8
Click the “Finish” button.
Select and click “FIRMWARE RECOVERY” on the screen
(AutoRun) or
Open the “Firmware Recovery” folder on the CD-ROM and
double-click “setup.exe”.
■ Updating the firmware
If you have update firmware from website, follow below procedure.
1
2
Decompress the downloaded file.
3
4
Connect the unit to a PC with the USB cable.
5
Click the “Start” button.
● Check the box of “Format Data Area”. All the data will be
deleted. Move important data to a PC before updating the
firmware.
● Update starts.
Replace the file in “C:\Program Files\SHARP\WA-TR30_
300” with the decompressed file.
Start the update tool.
From the “Start” menu, click “All Programs”, “WA-TR30_300
MP3 Audio player” and then “Firmware Download”.
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Troubleshooting
Many potential “problems” can be resolved by the owner without
calling a service technician. If something seems to be wrong with this
product, check the following before calling your authorised SHARP
dealer or service centre.
The unit does not turn on.
● Is the battery exhausted?
● Is the unit in the hold mode?
● Has condensation formed inside the unit?
● Is the unit being influenced by mechanical shock or by static
electricity?
No sound is heard from the earphones.
● Is the volume set too low?
● Are the earphones correctly plugged in?
When the buttons are pressed, the unit does not respond.
● Is there playable audio data on the unit?
● Is the unit in the hold mode?
● Is the battery exhausted?
● Is the unit connected to a PC with the USB cable?
Sound skipping or loss.
● Is the battery exhausted?
The operation is unstable whilst the PC and the unit are
connected.
● Are you using the USB cable that was purchased separately?
● Is the unit correctly connected to the PC?
The USB connection display does not appear.
● Is the unit correctly connected to the PC?
The FM radio makes unusual noises continuously.
● Is a TV or computer near the unit?
The display is difficult to see.
● Is the display contrast too low or too high?
Error messages
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FM transmission noises.
● Is the unit bring it close to metal or put on a metal desk?
● Is there a thing intercepting an electric wave generator and an
electric wave interfering with an FM electric wave?
● Are you using the frequency that is near to the FM broadcasting
station?
● Is the distance of the unit much close to the FM receiver?
● Is there an obstacle intercepting an FM electric wave?
● Is the battery exhausted?
The FM transmission sound distort.
● Is the volume set too high?
■ Resetting the unit
If the unit does not work properly, reset it as follows.
The unit may work properly.
1. Disconnect the USB cable.
2. Remove the battery.
3. Leave the unit completely unpowered for approximately
30 seconds.
4. Insert the battery.
5. Operate the unit.
If the unit still does not work properly, do as follows:
1. Disconnect the USB cable.
2. Remove the battery.
3. Connect the unit to a PC.
4. Proceed to the firmware update procedure (see page 24).
5. Insert the battery.
6. Operate the unit.
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ERROR MESSAGE
Shut down...
Insufficient power to
operate External Devices
Locked
MEANING
The battery has run out
(Replace the battery)
The battery level is low
(cannot operate SD/MMC card)
The HOLD switch is turned ON
(Turn off the HOLD switch)
Maintenance
■ Cleaning
When the unit becomes dirty
Clean it with a soft cloth. When the unit is excessively dirty, use a soft
cloth dampened in water (external surfaces only).
Clean the plugs and the connecting sockets.
If the plugs or sockets are dirty, noise may be heard.
Cleaning will prevent noise.
References
The FM transmitter does not work.
● Is the FM transmitter is setting on?
● Is the volume set too low?
● Are the frequency of FM transmitter & receiver tunning in same?
Caution:
● Do not use chemicals for cleaning (petrol, paint thinner, etc.). It
may damage the cabinet finish.
● Do not apply oil to the inside of the unit. It may cause malfunctions.
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WA-TR30(BK)/(W)
WA-TR300(BK)/(W)
ENGLISH
Specifications
As part of our policy of continuous improvement, SHARP reserves
the right to make design and specification changes for product
improvement without prior notice. The performance specification
figures indicated are nominal values of production units. There may
be some deviations from these values in individual units.
Power source
References
DC 1.5 V: AAA size, alkaline battery (LR03
or similar) x 1
DC 5 V: USB bus power
Dimensions
Width: 80 mm (3-3/16")
Height: 48 mm (1-7/8")
Depth: 18 mm (11/16")
Weight
36 g (1.28 oz.) without battery and
SD/MMC card
Sockets
Earphones (impedance: 32 ohms)
USB port (Normal type)
Frequency response 20 - 20,000 Hz
Output power
5 mW + 5 mW (earphones: 32 ohms)
(maximum output level)
Battery life
Continuous playback: Approx 6 hours
(Alkaline Battery)
Frequency range
FM: 87.5 - 108 MHz
Storage media
1 GB Flash Memory (WA-TR30)
2 GB Flash Memory (WA-TR300)
FM transmission
88.1 MHz - 89.3 MHz
Frequency range
(0.2 MHz range)
Digital Right
Management
Playback format
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Recording format
PC interface
System
requirements
Windows Media DRM 9
MP3 (MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer 3),
bit rate: 12 - 320 kbps
WMA (Windows Media Audio),
bit rate: 64 - 192 kbps
WAV (PCM)
Voice recording,
PCM (sampling frequency: 8 - 16 kHz)
FM recording
PCM (sampling frequency: 44 kHz)
Compatible with USB 2.0 and USB
1.1
Pentium 2 - 300 MHz or higher
CD-ROM drive
150 MB free hard disc space
Microsoft Windows 98 Second
Edition/Millennium Edition/2000
Professional/XP Professional/XP
Home Edition standard installation/
Mac OSX 10.2.6 above.
Notes:
● A combination of sampling frequency and bit rate differs
depending on audio format.
● Actual battery life will vary with use.
● The values are the standard values when the unit is used at an
ambient temperature of 25°C (77°F).
● Continuous playback:
At 128 kbps in MP3 format (earphone output: 0.1mW + 0.1mW,
backlight: not set to “Always”, equaliser: set to “Normal”).
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