DQ-1000/1100/1200 BEFORE USING THE UNIT FOR THE FIRST TIME… 1. Remove the battery compartment cover on the back of the unit. 2. Remove the insulating paper from between the batteries and contacts. 3. Replace the battery compartment cover. 4. Press reset button. 5. Set the time. USING THE ALARM The alarm of this clock features a Snooze Function, which lets you catch a few more minutes sleep. For full details on how to use this function, see “To use the alarm”. To set the alarm Snooze/Light button Alarm time GENERAL GUIDE PM AM • The configuration of your clock may differ somewhat from that shown in the illustration. • The display illuminates for a few seconds whenever you press the Snooze/ Light button. • The Snooze/Light button 1 of the DQ-1200 employs a “ touch sensor,” so all you need do is touch it to turn on the light or stop the alarm. DQ-1000 1 Snooze/Light button PM 4 Reset button Alarm time AM RESET TIMESET 2 Alarm On/ Off switch ALARM SET 3 Alarm setting dial Current time 5 Time setting dial 6 Battery compartment cover DQ-1100 ALARM SET Alarm Alarm on setting dial indicator Alarm On/Off switch Decrease Increase ALARM SET To switch the alarm on and off Slide the Alarm On/Off switch to the ON position ON ON to switch the alarm on, or to the OFF position to switch it off. • When you switch the alarm on, the alarm on ” appears on the display. indicator “ OFF OFF On 1 Rotate the alarm setting dial to the right to increase the alarm time by one minute, or to the left to decrease the alarm time by one minute. Rotating the dial left or right as far as it goes causes the setting to jump in 10-minute steps. • The hour setting changes automatically whenever a change in the minutes increases past 59 minutes or decreases past 00 minutes. • The time display uses a 12-hour format, so morning is indicated by “AM” and evening is indicated by “PM”. Off 5 ALARM SET PM 2 TIME SET AM RESET 6 3 DQ-1200 4 4 PM 2 AM 5 RESET TIME SET To use the alarm 1. Set the alarm time and switch the alarm on. 2. When the alarm time you set is reached, the alarm starts to sound. It continues for about one minute or until you stop it by pressing the Snooze/ Light button. • When the alarm starts to sound, the alarm on indicator flashes on the display. This indicates that the Snooze function is activated. 3. About four minutes after you press the Snooze/Light button, the alarm starts to sound again. 4. The above repeats up to seven times, or until you switch the alarm off (by sliding the Alarm on/off switch to the OFF position). • You can stop the repeating alarm at any time by sliding the Alarm on/off switch to the OFF position. • The beep pattern of the alarm changes (becomes faster) as the alarm sounds. The pattern changes up to five times. ALARM SET BATTERY REPLACEMENT 1 3 6 The operational procedures for DQ-1000, DQ-1100 and DQ-1200 are identical. All of the illustrations in this manual show DQ-1000. Replace the batteries whenever the display of the clock becomes dim and difficult to read, or when the display light fails. [Back] Reset button SETTING THE TIME RESET [Back] Time setting dial RESET Increase TIMESET Decrease Rotate the time setting dial to the left to increase the number(s). Rotate the dial to the right to decrease the number(s). Rotating the dial left or right as far as it goes causes the setting to jump on 10-minute steps. • The time setting is changed minute-byminute.The hour setting is changed automatically whenever a change in the minutes increases past 59 minutes or decreases past 00 minutes. • The seconds are reset to “00” whenever you change the minutes setting. • The time display uses a 12-hour format, so morning is indicated by “AM” and evening is indicated by “PM”. TIMESET Battery compartment 1. Open the battery compartment cover on the back of the clock by sliding it in the direction indicated by the arrow on the cover. 2. Remove the two old batteries. 3. Load two new batteries, making sure that their positive (+) and negative (-) ends are facing in the correct directions. 4. Replace the battery compartment cover. 5. Press reset button to reset the digital display information. 6. Set the time.