3-082-452-13(1) To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose the player to rain or moisture. To avoid electrical shock, do not open the cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel only. Power cord (mains lead) must only be changed at a qualified service shop. Blue Side Connecting the Player CAUTIONS ccc Playing Discs • The use of optical instruments with this product will increase eye hazard. As the laser beam used in this CD/DVD player is harmful to eyes, do not attempt to disassemble the cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel only. • TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT AND FULLY INSERT. DVD/VIDEO CD/CD/MP3 Using the Remote If this product is not working properly, please call 1-877-602-2008 for Peace of Mind Warranty Replacement Service. For other product related questions please contact our Customer Information Service Centre at 1-877-899-7669 or write to us at: Customer Information Service 115 Gordon Baker Road, Toronto, Ontario, M2H 3R6 Brown Side Playable discs and special words ccc Connecting Other Components Precautions Connecting Other Components Precautions You can connect this player to an amplifier and speakers to enjoy better sound. See the relative diagrams below to connect to an amplifier. For better pictures If your TV* has an S VIDEO input jack, connect this player to your TV using an S VIDEO cord for higher quality images. * You can also use monitors and projectors. Connecting to your TV using an S VIDEO cord TV INPUT – A stereo amplifier: Use a stereo audio cord. – An AV amplifier with DTS, Dolby Digital, or MPEG audio decoder: Use a coaxial digital cord*. You can enjoy the DVD’s DTS, Dolby Digital, or MPEG audio sound. – An AV amplifier with Dolby Surround (Pro Logic) decoder: Use a stereo audio cord or coaxial digital cord*. You can enjoy the DVD’s Dolby Surround sound. * If you connect a coaxial digital cord, you cannot use the TVS function of this player. Before operating this player, adjust the settings of this player (“DIGITAL OUT”/“DOLBY DIGITAL”/“DTS”/“MPEG”) according to the connected components (e.g., amplifier). For details, see “Settings and Adjustments” on the Blue Side of this manual. To S VIDEO input S VIDEO Connecting an amplifier using a stereo audio cord To video input To AUDIO OUT L/R VIDEO OUT To audio input (R) TV Audio/video cord (supplied) White L(white) INPUT Player VIDEO AUDIO (L) R(red) Red Audio/video cord (supplied) To VIDEO OUT Yellow Yellow VIDEO OUT White Red (R) To audio input INPUT White L(white) AUDIO (L) AUDIO OUT S-VIDEO OUT DIGITAL OUT(COAXIAL) Red To AUDIO OUT L/R Connecting headphones/earphones Connect headphones or earphones to the i (phone) jack and adjust the R(red) Stereo audio cord (not supplied) Connecting an amplifier using a coaxial digital cord (volume) control. To video input TV Player (volume) control To i (phone) jack Amplifier INPUT To VIDEO OUT Audio/video cord (supplied) VIDEO VIDEO OUT Yellow VIDEO OUT Yellow L R Headphones/earphones (not supplied) AUDIO OUT S-VIDEO OUT DIGITAL OUT(COAXIAL) To DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) AUDIO OUT S-VIDEO OUT DIGITAL OUT(COAXIAL) To coaxial digital input Coaxial digital cord (not supplied) DIGITAL IN COAXIAL Amplifier Note When you use the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack to listen to MPEG audio signals and set “MPEG” to “MPEG” in “AUDIO SETUP,” no sound will come from your speakers if you select one of the TVS modes. DVD VIDEOs: Music CDs: VIDEO CDs: The “DVD VIDEO” logo is a trademark. The power requirements, power consumption, and region code of this player are indicated at the bottom of the player. Check that the player‘s operating voltage is identical with your local power supply. X DVP-XXXX 00V 00Hz 00W NO. 0-000-000-00 Region code Power requirements and power consumption On safety Preventing hearing damage Avoid using headphones/earphones at high volumes. Hearing experts advise against continuous, loud and extended play. If you experience a ringing in your ears, reduce the volume or discontinue use. Caring for others Keep the volume at a moderate level. This will allow you to hear outside sounds and to be considerate of the people around you. On cleaning • Caution – The use of optical instruments with this product will increase eye hazard. • Should any solid object or liquid fall into the cabinet, unplug the player and have it checked by qualified personnel before operating it any further. Clean the cabinet, panel, and controls with a soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use any type of abrasive pad, scouring powder, or solvent such as alcohol or benzine. On power sources (mains) Do not use a commercially available cleaning disc. It may cause a malfunction. • The player is not disconnected from the AC power source (mains) as long as it is connected to the wall outlet, even if the player itself has been turned off. • If you are not going to use the player for a long time, be sure to disconnect the player from the wall outlet. To disconnect the AC power cord (mains lead), grasp the plug itself; never pull the cord. • Do not install the player in an inclined position. It is designed to be operated only in a horizontal position. • Place the player in a location with adequate ventilation to prevent heat build-up in the player. • Do not place the player on a soft surface such as a rug that might block the ventilation holes. • Do not place the player in a location near heat sources, or in a place subject to direct sunlight, excessive dust, or mechanical shock. • Keep the player and discs away from equipment with strong magnets, such as microwave ovens, or large loudspeakers. On operation • If the player is brought directly from a cold to a warm location, or is placed in a very damp room, moisture may condense on the lenses inside the player. Should this occur, the player may not On cleaning discs IMPORTANT NOTICE Caution: This player is capable of holding a still video image or on-screen display image on your television screen indefinitely. If you leave the still video image or on-screen display image displayed on your TV for an extended period of time, you risk permanent damage to your television screen. Plasma Display Panel televisions and projection televisions are especially susceptible to this. If you have any questions or problems concerning your player, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. Your player has a region code printed on the bottom of the player (see “Precautions” for the specific location) and will only play DVDs that are labeled with identical region codes or the ALL mark. Copyright • CD-Rs/CD-RWs/CD-ROMs (including photo CDs) that are not in music CD or VIDEO CD format. • Data sections in CD-EXTRAs • HD (high density) layer of Super Audio CDs • DVD-ROMs, DVD Audio discs, DVD-RWs (VR mode) • DVDs with region codes that cannot be played on this player. • Irregularly shaped discs such as heart- or starshaped discs. • A disc with stickers or glue on its surface. This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by method claims of certain U.S. patents, other intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation, and other rights owners. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision Corporation, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision Corporation. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited. For U.S./Canadian models: • A disc recorded in a color system other than NTSC. For European models: • A disc recorded in the NTSC color system when connected to a PAL TV. • A disc recorded in the PAL color system when connected to an NTSC TV. Troubleshooting 1 Display 1 1 1 Check to see if the player is connected securely. Check to see if the connecting cord is damaged. Check the connection and change the video input on the TV so that the picture output from this player is displayed on the TV screen. If the video signal from your DVD player is output to your TV via a VCR, the copyprotection signal of some DVD programs could affect the picture quality. If you still experience problems after connecting this player directly to your TV, try connecting to the S VIDEO input of your TV, if it has one. The picture does not fill the screen even after adjusting the “TV TYPE” in “DISPLAY SETUP.” 1 The aspect ratio is fixed on your DVD. MP3 (MPEG1 Audio Layer 3) is a standard format defined by ISO/MPEG which compresses audio data. This player conforms to a sampling frequency of 32kHz, 44.1kHz, and 48kHz. MPEG The name of a committee that generates international standards for the digital video and audio compression system. Also the standard authorized by the committee. MPEG1 conforms to up to 2channel stereo. MPEG2, used on the DVDs, conforms to up to 7.1ch surround. You can set a password and choose a playback limitation level for DVDs with the playback limitation function. Scenes that are limited by this function may be blocked or replaced with different scenes. Setting the playback limitation level 1 Press DISPLAY repeatedly in stop mode to show Setup Display. Select “SCREEN SETUP” using V/v, and press ENTER. 3 Select “PARENTAL CONTROL c” using V/v, and press ENTER. 4 Enter a 4-digit password, and press ENTER. 2 Select the numbers using V/v. Press b to go to the next digit. When entering a password for the first time, repeat this step once more to confirm the entered password. <TV screen> PARENTAL CONTROL E n t e r p a s s w o r d , t h e n p r e s s ENTER . Enter the number starting from here. 5 6 Digital audio compression technology developed by Dolby Laboratories. Conforms to 5.1ch surround mode. 1 1 1 1 Check to see if the player is connected securely. Check to see if the audio connecting cord is damaged. Check to see if the player is connected correctly to the amplifier. Change the audio input setting of your amplifier so that you can hear the sound from this player. The player is in the pause, Slow Motion Play, or the scan mode. If no sound is output from the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack, check the audio setup setting. (See “Settings and Adjustments” on the Blue Side.) Press AUDIO repeatedly and select “STEREO” to play DTS sound tracks on a CD. A loud noise occurs. 1 When playing a CD with DTS sound tracks, noise will come from the AUDIO OUT L/R jacks. The volume is low. 1 1 Select “ON” for “AUDIO ATT” in the audio setup setting. (See “Settings and Adjustments” on the Blue Side.) If you are playing a Super VCD which does not contain a second audio track, no sound will come out when you select “2: STEREO,” “2: 1/L,” or “2: 2/R” by pressing AUDIO repeatedly. There is no sound output from the headphones/earphones or the sound is too low. 1 1 Insert the headphones/earphones plug firmly into the i jack. Adjust the (volume) control. The viewer limitation becomes more strict as the number becomes lower. Select “STANDARD” using V/v, and press ENTER. Select an area as the playback limitation level standard (e.g., “USA”) using V/v, and press ENTER. To turn off the display Press DISPLAY. To change the password After performing step 4 of “Setting the playback limitation level,” select “CHANGE PASSWORD c” using V/v, and press ENTER. Enter your 4-digit password using B/V/v/b, and press ENTER. The display for changing the password appears. Enter a new password and press ENTER. To confirm the password, enter the new password again, and press ENTER. Playing discs with playback limitations 1 Place the disc on the tray, and close the lid Operation The remote does not function. 1 1 1 1 Remove any obstacles between the remote and the player. Use the remote near the player. Point the remote at the remote sensor on the player. Replace all batteries in the remote with new ones. The disc does not play. 1 1 1 1 Close the lid of the player until it clicks. Place the disc on the tray with the recorded side facing down, and press its center until it clicks into place. The disc type is not compatible with the player. Moisture has condensed inside the player. (See “Precautions” for details.) The player does not start playing from the beginning of a disc. 1 The player is in Repeat Play, Shuffle Play, or Resume Play mode. To return to normal play mode, press CLEAR or press x twice. Playback stops automatically. 1 A disc with an auto pause signal stops playback at that signal. I cannot perform some functions such as Stop, Scan, Slow Motion Play, Repeat Play, or Shuffle Play. 1 Some discs prohibit the operation of these functions. I cannot switch the audio language or the angle. I cannot change the subtitle language or cancel the subtitles. 1 1 1 1 Instead of pressing AUDIO, ANGLE, or SUBTITLE, press MENU to display the DVD’s menu and select the desired option with B/V/v/b and ENTER. There are no multilingual tracks, subtitles, or multi-angles recorded on that DVD. There are no other recorded angles for the scene you are watching. The changing of language, angle, or subtitles is prohibited on that DVD. The player does not operate properly. 1 Static electricity, etc., may affect the player's operation. Disconnect the AC power cord (mains lead), then connect it again. Error Messages A five-character service number (combination of a letter and digits (e.g., “E:61:10”)) is displayed on the screen. 1 1 1 When the first 3 digits are “C13”: Clean the disc with a cleaning cloth. When the first 3 digits are “C31”: Place the disc correctly on the tray. When the digits start with “E”: Consult your nearest Sony dealer. Standard Code number Argentina 2044 Australia 2047 Austria 2046 Belgium 2057 Brazil 2070 Canada 2079 Chile 2090 China 2092 Denmark 2115 Finland 2165 France 2174 Germany 2109 India 2248 Indonesia 2238 Italy 2254 2276 Korea 2304 Malaysia 2363 Enter the 4-digit password using B/V/v/b, and press ENTER. Mexico 2362 Playback starts. Netherlands 2376 New Zealand 2390 Norway 2379 Pakistan 2427 Philippines 2424 Portugal 2436 Russia 2489 Singapore 2501 Spain 2149 Sweden 2499 Switzerland 2086 Thailand 2528 The display for entering your password appears. 2 Area Code List Japan until it clicks. Then press H. To cancel the playback limitation Select “OFF” for “LEVEL” in step 8 of “Setting the playback limitation level.” If you forget your password Open the lid and perform steps 1-3 of “Setting the playback limitation level.” Enter the 6-digit number “199703” in step 4, and press ENTER. After entering a new password and pressing ENTER, repeat the entire procedure from step 1 of “Playing discs with playback limitations.” When you chose “OTHERS c,” select and enter a code number from the area code list given at the end of this section using B/V/v/ b. * Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. “Dolby,” “Pro Logic,” and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. There is no picture. The picture is distorted. 1 MP3 Press ENTER. Select the limitation level (e.g., “4:PG13”) using V/v, and press ENTER. To return to the previous screen Press O. Audio signal processing technology developed by Dolby Laboratories for surround mode. Dolby* Digital The player does not turn on. Connect the power cord (mains lead) securely. Close the lid of the player until it clicks. Dolby Surround (Pro Logic) Understanding special words Audio 7 8 *“DTS” and “DTS Digital Out” are trademarks of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. *A logical file format for CD-ROM formalized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). 1 1 Limiting Playback You can play MP3 audio tracks recorded on CD-Rs/ CD-RWs/CD-ROMs in accordance with ISO9660* Level1/Level2/Joliet formats. You can also play discs with MP3 audio tracks recorded in multisession format (a format in which data is added on to the disc) only if an MP3 audio track is recorded in the first session. 1 Power Digital audio compression technology developed by Digital Theater Systems. Conforms to 5.1ch surround mode. Formats 1 If you experience any of the following difficulties while using the player, use this troubleshooting guide to help remedy the problem. Should any problem persist, consult your nearest Sony dealer. DTS* More on playable DATA CDs There is no sound. Notes about discs • To keep a disc clean, handle it by its edge. Do not touch the surface. • Do not expose the disc to direct sunlight or heat sources such as hot air ducts, or leave it in a car parked in direct sunlight as the temperature may rise considerably inside the car. • After playing, store the disc in its case. • Clean the disc with a cleaning cloth. Wipe the disc from the center out. • Do not use solvents such as benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners, or anti-static spray intended for vinyl LPs. Region code Non-playable discs • Notes about DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs, DVD+RWs/ DVD+Rs or CD-Rs/CD-RWs Some DVD-RWs/DVD-Rs, DVD+RWs/ DVD+Rs or CD-Rs/CD-RWs cannot be played on this player due to the recording quality or physical condition of the disc, or the characteristics of the recording device and authoring software. The disc will not play if it has not been correctly finalized. For more information, see the operating instructions for the recording device. Note that discs created in the Packet Write format cannot be played. operate properly. In this case, remove the disc and leave the player turned on for about half an hour until the moisture evaporates. • Do not touch the disc if it is still spinning when you open the lid. • When you move the player, take out any discs. If you don‘t, the disc may be damaged. • Music discs encoded with copyright protection technologies This product is designed to playback discs that conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard. Recently, various music discs encoded with copyright protection technologies are marketed by some record companies. Please be aware that among those discs, there are some that do not conform to the CD standard and may not be playable by this product. More on playable DVDs Playable discs On the headphones/earphones On placement Red Identifying the discs Notes Troubleshooting For better sound White A moulded plug complying with BS1363 is fitted to this equipment for your safety and convenience. Should the fuse in the plug supplied need to be replaced, a 5 AMP fuse approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362, (i.e., marked with or mark) must be used. If the plug supplied with this equipment has a detachable fuse cover, be sure to attach the fuse cover after you change the fuse. Never use the plug without the fuse cover. If you should lose the fuse cover, please contact your nearest Sony service station. This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage” within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons. This symbol is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the appliance. Using the Design Sheet © 2003 Sony Corporation Printed in Malaysia S VIDEO cord (not supplied) Notice for customers in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland Thank you for purchasing this Sony CD/DVD Player. Before operating this player, please read this manual thoroughly and retain it for future reference. In this manual, the basic information on connection, operation, and settings is given on the back side (Blue Side). The advanced information on connection and settings, and additional information is given on this side (Brown Side). You are cautioned that any change or modifications not expressly approved in this manual could void your authority to operate this equipment. Limiting Playback This appliance is classified as a CLASS 1 LASER product. The CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT MARKING is located at the bottom of the player. For customers in the U.S.A. and Canada The model and serial numbers are located at the bottom of the player. Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product. Model No. DVP-PQ2 Serial No. ___________________ Playing MP3 audio tracks from a list Playable discs and special words About this manual Owner’s Record DVP-PQ2 AUDIO OUT S-VIDEO OUT DIGITAL OUT(COAXIAL) This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: – Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. – Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. – Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. – Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. For customers in the U.S.A. Operating Instructions To S-VIDEO OUT • The nameplate is located at the bottom of the player. • To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not place objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus. Settings and Adjustments CD/DVD Player Player PRECAUTIONS SHUFFLE/REPEAT/AUDIO/ ANGLE/SUBTITLE/TVS (surround) For Customers in Canada For customers in Europe Note WARNING Using the Design Sheet You can open the clear, round-shaped cover on the lid of this player and exchange the supplied “design sheet” with your favorite pictures or photos. 1 2 Press ZPUSH to open the lid of the player. On the back side of the lid, slide the locks toward the center (1) at the same time as shown in the illustration and release the hooks (2). The front part of the ring will pop up ( ). 3 Lower the lid and remove the ring. Then remove the transparent cover. Place a design sheet on the lid. Replace the transparent cover, aligning the one upper and two lower cutouts with the lid. 4 5 Engage the upper two tabs of the lid with the slots in the ring (1). Insert the two lower tabs of the ring into the slots in the lid (2) until it clicks. design sheet ❢Hint United Kingdom 2184 Align the marks on both the transparent cover and the ring when replacing them. Specifications System Language Code List The language spelling conforms to the ISO 639:1988 (E/F) standard. Laser: Semiconductor laser Signal format system: U.S./Canadian models: NTSC European models: PAL/NTSC Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Language 1027 Afar 1183 Irish 1349 Macedonian 1509 Somali 1028 Abkhazian 1186 Scots Gaelic 1350 Malayalam 1511 Albanian Outputs 1032 Afrikaans 1194 Galician 1352 Mongolian 1512 Serbian (Jack name: Jack type/Output level/ Load impedance) AUDIO OUT L/R: Phonojack/2 Vrms/10 kΩ DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL): Phonojack/0.5 Vp–p/75 Ω VIDEO OUT: Phonojack/1.0 Vp–p/75 Ω S-VIDEO OUT: 4 -pin mini DIN/ Y: 1.0 Vp–p, C: 0.3 Vp–p (PAL), 0.286 Vp–p (NTSC)/ 75 Ω Headphones/earphones: Stereo mini-jack/9 mW + 9 mW/32 Ω 1039 Amharic 1196 Guarani 1353 Moldavian 1513 Siswati 1044 Arabic 1203 Gujarati 1356 Marathi 1514 Sesotho 1045 Assamese 1209 Hausa 1357 Malay 1515 Sundanese 1051 Aymara 1217 Hindi 1358 Maltese 1516 Swedish 1052 Azerbaijani 1226 Croatian 1363 Burmese 1517 Swahili 1053 Bashkir 1229 Hungarian 1365 Nauru 1521 Tamil 1057 Byelorussian 1233 Armenian 1369 Nepali 1525 Telugu 1059 Bulgarian 1235 Interlingua 1376 Dutch 1527 Tajik 1060 Bihari 1239 Interlingue 1379 Norwegian 1528 Thai 1061 Bislama 1245 Inupiak 1393 Occitan 1529 Tigrinya General 1066 Bengali; Bangla 1248 Indonesian 1403 (Afan)Oromo 1531 Turkmen 1253 Icelandic 1408 Oriya 1532 Tagalog 1067 Tibetan 1254 Italian 1417 Punjabi 1534 Setswana 1070 Breton 1257 Hebrew 1428 Polish 1535 Tonga 1079 Catalan 1261 Japanese 1435 1538 Turkish 1093 Corsican 1269 Yiddish Pashto; Pushto 1539 Tsonga 1097 Czech 1283 Javanese 1436 Portuguese 1540 Tatar 1103 Welsh 1287 Georgian 1463 Quechua 1543 Twi 1105 Danish 1297 Kazakh 1481 Ukrainian German 1298 Greenlandic RhaetoRomance 1557 1109 1130 Bhutani 1299 Cambodian 1142 Greek 1300 Kannada 1144 English 1301 Korean 1145 Esperanto 1305 Kashmiri 1149 Spanish 1307 Kurdish Power requirements: U.S./Canadian models: 120 V AC, 60 Hz European models: 220 - 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz Power consumption: 9 W Dimensions (approx.): 190 × 147 × 235 mm (7 × 5 7/8 × 9 in.) (w/h/d) Mass (approx.): 1.3 kg (2.9 lbs) Operating temperature: 5 °C to 35 °C (41 F to 95 F) Operating humidity: 25 - 80 % Supplied accessories Operating Instructions (1) Audio/video cord (1) Remote (1) AA (R6) size batteries (2) EURO AV adaptor (For European models only) (1) Design sheet Specifications and design are subject to change without notice. ENERGY STAR® is a U.S. registered mark. As an ENERGY STAR® Partner, Sony Corporation has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR® guidelines for energy efficiency. 1150 Estonian 1311 Kirghiz 1151 Basque 1313 Latin 1157 Persian 1326 Lingala 1165 Finnish 1327 Laothian 1166 Fiji 1332 Lithuanian 1171 Faroese 1334 1174 French Latvian; Lettish 1181 Frisian 1345 Malagasy 1347 Maori 1482 Kirundi 1483 Romanian 1489 Russian 1491 Kinyarwanda 1495 Sanskrit 1498 Sindhi 1501 Sangho 1502 SerboCroatian 1503 Singhalese 1505 Slovak 1506 Slovenian 1507 Samoan 1508 Shona 1564 Urdu 1572 Uzbek 1581 Vietnamese 1587 Volapük 1613 Wolof 1632 Xhosa 1665 Yoruba 1684 Chinese 1697 Zulu 1703 Not specified Connecting Connecting to your TV Playing Discs You can enjoy standard quality picture and sound using this connection. Before connecting, make sure that your TV is turned off. To enjoy better picture and sound, refer to the Brown Side of this manual. Refer also to the instruction manuals of the components to be connected. the Player Basic steps and tips on playback To display the next or previous page in an album or track list Press b or B. Playing MP3 audio tracks from a list You can play DVDs, VIDEO CDs, music CDs, as well as MP3 audio tracks recorded on a DATA CD*. Buttons on the player that share the same symbol with buttons on the remote also share the same function. To return to the previous screen Press O. To turn off the menu Press MENU once. *A CD-R/CD-RW/CD-ROM with MP3 audio tracks recorded on the disc is called a “DATA CD” in this manual. You can select and play MP3 audio tracks from the list displayed on the menu. Notes on connecting to your TV Basic connection • Do not connect this player directly to a component such as a VCR. If you do, noise may appear in the picture. • When connecting this player to a monaural TV, use a stereo-mono conversion cord (not supplied). To adjust the TV volume (for Sony products only) Press TV VOL +/–. On your TV : Turn your TV on and select the video input. Press H (play). x (stop) (remote sensor) To insert batteries in the remote AC power source (mains) White Press > or . during playback. To stop playback Press ZPUSH, and gently lift the lid until it clicks. Red White Lights up when turned on. Attach the Euro AV Adaptor (supplied) to your TV. Then, connect the audio/video cord to the corresponding jacks of the Euro AV Adaptor. =/1 REPEAT SUR SHUFFLE AUDIO SUBTITLE + − PREV NEXT CLEAR . > m To play from the beginning Press x twice, then press H. To remove the disc Hold the edges of the disc and pull while pressing the center. REPLAY H PAUSE X TOP MENU x x RETURN O ENTER O Operating the remote Press ?/1. If no buttons are pressed for 10 minutes, the screensaver turns on. To return to the normal screen, press H. (To turn off the screensaver, see ”Setting and Adjustments” for details.) The player automatically turns off in another 50 minutes. • Point the remote at the remote sensor . When it does not work, operate closer to the remote sensor . • Do not expose the remote sensor to direct sunlight or lighting apparatuses. Doing so may cause a malfunction. If a menu display appears when you press H In some DVDs and VIDEO CDs, a menu may appear when you press H. The menu usually enables you to select items such as a title (movie or album), audio language, or subtitles by using B/V/v/b and ENTER. In VIDEO CDs, this function is called PBC (Playback Control). Using the Remote Note Some playback features of DVDs and VIDEO CDs described in the following may be prohibited by the software producers. Refer to the instructions supplied with the DVDs and VIDEO CDs. Basic operations (A) ✎ ✎ To change the playing mode, sound effect, and display, or to use the DVD’s menu. To play H c “Functions” stop x pause X go to the next or previous title or track > NEXT or .PREV during playback. scan forward or backward My or m y during playback. To read disc information on the screen. c “Reading the screen” Remote The letters below correspond to the letters in “Functions.” Use the letters to quickly find the buttons needed for each operation. Press to turn the player on. C B REPEAT SHUFFLE D SUBTITLE =/1 SUR AUDIO ANGLE PREV NEXT . > A + − CLEAR SCAN/SLOW m TV VOL REPLAY M PLAY H PAUSE X TOP MENU replay Press to adjust the volume of Sony TVs. Press to cancel the current mode. STOP x To O repeat ENTER My or m y during pause. (DVD/VIDEO CD only. Functions only in the forward direction for VIDEO CDs.) Press the button repeatedly to change the playback speed. To return to normal playback, press H. REPLAY during playback. (DVD only) You can play a selected title or track randomly or repeatedly. To cancel the operation, press the following button repeatedly to select “OFF” or press CLEAR. RETURN EF Press the button repeatedly to change the speed. To return to normal playback, press H. Selecting the playing mode (B) shuffle MENU DISPLAY play forward or backward in slow motion Press Press SHUFFLE repeatedly during playback. (DVD/VIDEO CD/CD only) You can change the audio language for DVDs recorded with multilingual tracks. When listening to a Karaoke VIDEO CD, you can turn off the vocals. You can also enjoy this player’s surround effect mode. You can select picture angles if there are multiple pictures (angles) recorded on the disc, or change subtitle languages in multilingual DVDs. AUDIO repeatedly during playback to select from the options. In DVDs: Select a language from the options on the screen. (When a 4-digit number is displayed, check the number in the “Language Code List” on the Brown Side of this manual.) VIDEO CDs/CDs/DATA CDs: • STEREO: To hear standard stereo sound. • 1/L: To hear the sound of the left channel from both speakers. • 2/R: To hear the sound of the right channel from both speakers. Super VCDs: (The number before the colon shows the number of the audio track being played. For the meaning after the colon, see above.) • 1: STEREO • 2: STEREO • 1: 1/L • 2: 1/L • 1: 2/R • 2: 2/R SUR repeatedly during playback to select from the following. TV Virtual Surround settings (DVD only) To cancel the surround setting, press SUR repeatedly to select Notes “OFF.” • The surround mode •TVS DYNAMIC: To enjoy the surround effect with your TV’s signals are only speakers. The distinct sound imaging effect is as if you have a output when the player is connected set of additional speakers next to you. via the AUDIO OUT • TVS WIDE: To enjoy the surround effect with your TV’s L/R jack. speakers. The sound imaging effect is as if you have five sets • Set the surround settings of the of virtual speakers filling the area surrounding you. connected • TVS NIGHT: To enjoy the surround mode at a lower volume. components (such as (Dolby Digital audio DVD only) TV) to off. • Surround does not • TVS STANDARD: To enjoy the surround effect with a set of function when a disc front speakers connected to the player. The imaging effect is as has no rear signal. if you have three sets of additional speakers around you. To Press change angles ANGLE repeatedly during playback to select the number of the angle you want to play. (DVD only) display or change subtitles Number of playable albums in the disc In “TV TYPE” of the screen setup setting, select the setting that matches your TV. (See “Settings and Adjustments” for details.) 2 album list Select an album using V/v, and press ENTER. The MP3 audio tracks contained in the album appears. To return to the menu display while playing a disc with PBC function Press O. <TV screen> Selected track number To play a disc without using the PBC function Press > or . during stop to select a track (picture or music) that you want to play, and press H or ENTER. Number of playable tracks in the album On the display method • Only the alphabet and numbers can be displayed. Other characters appear as an “*” (asterisk). • This player cannot display ID3 tags. JAZZ 1( 90) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 SHE IS SPECIAL ALL YOU NEED IS ... SPICY LIFE HAPPY HOUR RIVER SIDE 5 TAKE TIME,TAKE TIME track list Reading the screen You can display the time or audio format in the upper area of the TV screen during playback. Time display Press DVD’s menu TOP MENU or MENU. Select an item using B/V/v/b, and press ENTER. (DVD only) TOP MENU: Displays a menu of available movie and music titles. MENU: Displays a menu of subtitles and audio languages. Displaying information on your screen (F) You can display information such as the playing time or the disc text on the TV screen. To return to the normal screen, press DISPLAY repeatedly. To display Press time/text DISPLAY during playback. Then press ENTER repeatedly to switch the display from total playing time to remaining time, and vice versa. (For details, see “Time display” in the next section.) DVD/CD TEXT or MP3 track name will be displayed following the time display if it is recorded on the disc. (Only the letters of the alphabet are shown.) REPEAT repeatedly during playback. When you select Repeat Play during Shuffle Play, Shuffle Play is repeated. DISPLAY twice during playback. (DVD only) (For details, see “Audio display” in the next section.) Settings and Adjustments <Example*> Current album/title number • T: title, A: album T11 — 8 Current chapter/ track/index number When a menu is recorded on the DVD, you can usually select items such as the title, audio language, or subtitles. To display Select a track using V/v, and press ENTER. Playback starts. SUBTITLE repeatedly to select the subtitle language. (DVD only) (When a 4-digit number is displayed, check the number in the “Language Code List” on the Brown Side of this manual.) To cancel the subtitle, press SUBTITLE repeatedly to select “OFF.” Using the DVD’s menu (E) current audio format There is a tactile dot on H and the “+” button of TV VOL. Selected album number 1( 30) See “Using the remote” at the bottom half of this page for more details on the remote. Changing the viewing angle and subtitles (D) language/sound <TV screen> On playback • Only the MP3 audio tracks displayed in the list can be played on this player (maximum 100 albums or 200 tracks). • MP3 audio tracks are played in the order displayed in the list. This may not coincide with the recorded order. • The following audio format files cannot be played. – MP3 audio tracks not created according to ISO9660 Level1/Level2/Joliet. – MP3 audio tracks that do not have the file name extension “.MP3.” – Files with the file name extension “.MP3,” but are not MP3 audio tracks. – Audio tracks recorded in MP3PRO format. – MP3 audio tracks recorded in Packet Write format. – Data that are not MPEG1 Audio Layer 3. B/V/v/b/ENTER Changing the sound (C) Press Press MENU. ROCK BEST HIT KARAOKE JAZZ R&B MY FAVORITE SONGS CLASSICAL SALSA OF CUBA BOSSANOVA The album or track currently being played is shaded in the list. Notes Albums containing MP3 audio tracks appear. 3 Audio input (R) Audio input (L) To change 1 If the aspect ratio of the picture does not match your TV type Video input Functions Selecting an MP3 audio track To return to PBC Playback Press x twice, and press H. Close the lid until it clicks. STOP MENU DISPLAY Connect the audio/video cord (supplied). TV VOL (volume) +/– Press x. The background picture appears on your TV screen. (See “Settings and Adjustments” for details.) The next time you press H, playback starts from the same place. (Resume Play) M PLAY H TV VOL ANGLE SCAN/SLOW Then, connect the player and the TV to an AC power source (mains). Place it label-side up (the recorded side facing down), and press its center until it clicks into place. ?/1 ./ > TV Place a disc on the tray. ?/1 indicator Connecting the EURO AV Adaptor (For European models only) Yellow Red > (next) Turn on the player by pressing ?/1 (on/standby). Connect using the EURO AV Adaptor (supplied). To audio input Yellow To play the next or previous chapter or track For European models only: To video input To AUDIO OUT R . (previous) One of the background pictures appears at random on your TV screen. AC power source (mains) To AUDIO OUT L To VIDEO OUT Slide open the cover. Insert two AA (R6) size batteries by matching the + and – ends with the markings inside the compartment, and close the cover. TV Note This function may not be available depending on the connected TV. To turn off the player ❢ Hint T 1:01:57 Time display • D: disc, T: title or track, C: chapter • No mark: Playing time With – : Remaining time You can select and change the settings of this player to meet your needs and to suit your playing environment. ✎ ✎ Number of front and center component *Here, the indicated disc’s audio format is Dolby Digital 5.1channel (ch). 5.1ch: 3 (Front Left/Right/Center) + 2 (Rear Left/Right) + 0.1 (LFE) ✎ 3 Select OSD The language you want for the player’s menu and the Setup Display. (DVD only) (DVD only) ENGLISH ENGLISH ORIGINAL AUDIO FOLLOW 4 SUBTITLE* (DVD only) “Language/Screen/Audio Setup” 1 To select the setting of the audio when connected to an amplifier. 2 “Language/Screen/Audio Setup” Press DISPLAY repeatedly in stop mode to show Setup Display. Select the setup item using V/v, and press ENTER. LANGUAGE SETUP: To change the language setting. SCREEN SETUP: To change the screen setting. AUDIO SETUP: To change the audio setting. To set playback limitation levels (such as to limit violent scenes). c “Limiting Playback” (See the Brown Side of this manual.) MENU* 3 Select an item (e.g., “OSD”) using V/v, and press ENTER. Refer to the list on the right for details. 4 The language you want for the menu recorded on the disc. The language you want for the sound. (ORIGINAL: The language prioritized in the disc is automatically chosen.) The subtitle language. (AUDIO FOLLOW: The subtitle language changes according to the audio language.) Selecting the audio setup Item Select AUDIO ATT • OFF: Standard setting. • ON: When the playback sound is distorted. (Audio attenuation) DIGITAL OUT (Adjust only when using a coaxial digital cord.) ❢ Hint When you select “OTHERS,” enter the language code from the list on the Brown Side of this manual using V/v/b. Select TV TYPE* • 16:9 (Change this to fit the picture to your TV.) Select a setting (e.g., “ENGLISH”) using V/v, and press ENTER. • 4:3 LETTER BOX Refer to the list on the right for details. To turn off Setup Display: Press DISPLAY repeatedly until the display disappears. • 4:3 PAN SCAN DOLBY DIGITAL (See “Connecting Other Components” on the Brown Side of this manual for instructions on this connection.) • OFF: When connecting a TV or an amplifier to AUDIO OUT L/R. • ON: When connecting an amplifier with a digital input jack, etc., to DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL). (See “Connecting Other Components” on the Brown (Adjust only when Side for instructions on this connection.) “DIGITAL OUT” is set • D-PCM: Standard setting. to “ON.”) Selecting the screen setup Item (See “Limiting Playback” on the Brown Side for instructions.) * The setting recorded on the disc has priority. * If the language you select here is not recorded on the disc, another language will be automatically selected from the disc. Note When “DTS” is set to “OFF” in the audio setup setting, the DTS display will not appear even if the disc has a DTS signal. (See “Settings and Adjustments” for details.) •3: A preset picture appears. PARENTAL CONTROL Item •1: The logo appears. •2: A preset picture appears. For the following items, select the language from the Language List displayed on the screen. AUDIO* LANGUAGE SETUP OSD: MENU: AUDIO: SUBTITLE: To adjust the aspect ratio of the picture to fit your TV. c Number of LFE (Low Frequency Effect) component 2 To change the languages used in subtitles, sound, or on-screen displays. c <Example*> DOLBY DIGITAL 3 /2 .1 The numbers correspond to the steps in the procedure given below. c “Language/Screen/Audio Setup” ✎ Current audio format (Dolby Digital, DTS, PCM,etc.) Number of rear component You can change the languages for the OSD (onscreen display) and sound, and adjust the video and audio output to match the components (such as TV) your player is connected to. BACKGROUND Selecting the language setup Setup Display *Here, the disc is playing chapter 8 of the 11th title, which has been played for 1 hour 1 minute and 57 seconds. Audio display Language/Screen/Audio Setup • DOLBY DIGITAL: When connecting to an amplifier with a built-in Dolby Digital decoder. MPEG (See “Connecting Other Components” on the Brown Side for instructions on this connection.) • PCM: Standard setting. (Adjust only when “DIGITAL OUT” is set • MPEG: When connecting to an amplifier with a built-in MPEG audio decoder. to “ON.”) For a wide-screen TV or a TV with wide mode function. (For European models only) For a standard TV. Displays a wide picture to fit the width of the screen while keeping the same aspect ratio. DTS For a standard TV. Cuts off portions of a wide picture in order to fit the width of the screen. (See “Connecting Other Components” on the Brown (Adjust only when Side for instructions on this connection.) “DIGITAL OUT” is set • OFF: Standard setting. to “ON.”) • ON: When connecting to an amplifier with a built-in DTS decoder. ❢ Hint The underlined settings are the default settings. SCREEN SAVER •ON: Turns on the screen saver. •OFF: Turns off the screen saver.