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Control Menu Display
Press DISPLAY.
CD/DVD Player
To change the Control Menu display, press
DISPLAY again.
The available items differ depending on the
disc/file or the situation.
MEDIA
Selects the media type you want to play.
VIDEO: Plays video files.
PHOTO (MUSIC): Plays photo and music
files as a slide show when music and photo
files are placed in the same album.
PHOTO: Plays photo files.
MUSIC: Plays music files. To play music with
lyrics, press SUBTITLE while playing music
files that contain MP3 ID3 Lyrics.
Reference Guide
DVP-SR510H
Control Menu items:  “Menu list”
Selected item options
© 2012 Sony Corporation Printed in China
Number of titles
Number of chapters
Playing time
Playback status
Media type
WARNING
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do
not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open the
cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified personnel
only.
The AC power cord must be changed only at a
qualified service shop.
Batteries or batteries installed apparatus shall
not be exposed to excessive heat such as
sunshine, fire or the like.
CAUTION
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.
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.
Precautions
ˎˎTo prevent fire or shock hazard, do not place
objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on the
apparatus.
ˎˎThe player is not disconnected from the AC
power source as long as it is connected to the
wall outlet, even if the player itself has been
turned off.
ˎˎDo not install this player in a confined space,
such as a bookshelf or similar unit.
ˎˎInstall the player so that the AC power cord can
be unplugged from the wall socket immediately
in the event of trouble.
ˎˎIf 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
operate properly. In this case, remove the disc
and leave the player turned on for about half an
hour until the moisture evaporates.
For customers in the USA
Owner’s Record
The model and serial numbers are located at the
rear of the unit. Record the serial number in the
space provided below. Refer to them whenever
you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this
product.
Model No.______________
Serial No.______________
CAUTION
You are cautioned that any changes or
modifications not expressly approved in this
manual could void your authority to operate this
equipment.
Note
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:
ˋˋReorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
ˋˋIncrease the separation between the equipment
and receiver.
ˋˋConnect the equipment into an outlet on a
circuit different from that to which the receiver is
connected.
ˋˋConsult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
Important Safety Instructions
1)
2)
3)
4)
5)
6)
7)
Read these instructions.
Keep these instructions.
Heed all warnings.
Follow all instructions.
Do not use this apparatus near water.
Clean only with dry cloth.
Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in
accordance with the manufacturer’s
instructions.
8) Do not install near any heat sources such as
radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other
apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce
heat.
9) Do not defeat the safety purpose of the
polarized or grounding-type plug. A polarized
plug has two blades with one wider than the
other. A grounding type plug has two blades
and a third grounding prong. The wide blade
or the third prong are provided for your safety.
If the provided plug does not fit into your
outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of
the obsolete outlet.
10)Protect the power cord from being walked on
or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience
receptacles, and the point where they exit from
the apparatus.
11) Only use attachments/accessories specified by
the manufacturer.
12) Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or
table specified by the manufacturer, or sold
with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use
caution when moving the cart/apparatus
combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms
or when unused for long periods of time.
14) Refer all servicing to qualified service
personnel. Servicing is required when the
apparatus has been damaged in any way, such
as power-supply cord or plug is damaged,
liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen
into the apparatus, the apparatus has been
exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate
normally, or has been dropped.
Region code
Your player has a region code printed on the back
of the unit and only will play commercial DVDs
.
labeled with an identical region code or
Copyrights and trademarks
ˎˎManufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol
are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
ˎˎ“DVD Logo” is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo
Licensing Corporation.
ˎˎMPEG Layer-3 audio coding technology and
patents licensed from Fraunhofer IIS and
Thomson.
ˎˎWindows Media is either a registered trademark
or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the
United States and/or other countries.
This product contains technology subject to
certain intellectual property rights of Microsoft.
Use or distribution of this technology outside of
this product is prohibited without the
appropriate license(s) from Microsoft.
ˎˎThis DVD player incorporates High-Definition
Multimedia Interface (HDMI™) technology. HDMI,
the HDMI Logo, and High-Definition Multimedia
Interface are trademarks or registered
trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United
States and other countries.
ˎˎThis product meets ENERGY STAR guidelines
for energy efficiency.
ENERGY STAR and the ENERGY STAR mark are
registered U.S. marks.
ENERGY STAR is a registered mark owned by the
U.S. government.
EFFECT
Selects the effects to be used for changing
slides during a slide show.
MODE 1: Random
MODE 2: From top left
MODE 3: From top
MODE 4: From left
MODE 5: From the center
Selected Control Menu item
Operation message
Menu list
TITLE/SCENE/TRACK
CHAPTER/INDEX
TRACK
TIME/TEXT
CUSTOM menu
LANGUAGE SETUP
OSD (On-Screen Display): Switches the
display language on the screen.
MENU: Selects the language for the DVD
VIDEO’s menu. When you select “OTHERS
,” select and enter a language code.
 “LANGUAGE CODE LIST”
AUDIO: Switches the language of the sound
track recorded on the DVD VIDEO. When you
select “ORIGINAL,” the language given
priority in the disc is selected.
SUBTITLE: Switches the language of the
subtitle recorded on the DVD VIDEO. When
you select “AUDIO FOLLOW,” the language
for the subtitles changes according to the
language you selected for the sound track.
TOP MENU/MENU
SCREEN SETUP
ORIGINAL/PLAY LIST
PROGRAM
Select “SET ,” then press ENTER and select
the title (T), chapter (C), or track (T) you want
to program, and press ENTER. Press .
TV TYPE: Selects the aspect ratio of the
connected TV.
16:9
SHUFFLE
REPEAT
A-B REPEAT
Select “SET ,” then press ENTER. Select
point A and point B by pressing ENTER.
4:3 LETTER BOX
PARENTAL CONTROL
Playback of some DVD VIDEOs can be
limited according to a predetermined level
such as the age of the users. Scenes may be
blocked or replaced with different scenes.
PLAYER : Enter your 4-digit password,
then press ENTER. Select the level in “LEVEL.”
The lower the value, the stricter the
limitation. Select an area in “STANDARD.”
When you select “OTHERS,” select and
enter a standard code.  “PARENTAL
CONTROL AREA CODE LIST”
PASSWORD : Enter a 4-digit password.
If you forget your password, enter “199703”
in the password box, press ENTER, and then
enter a new 4-digit password.
SETUP
You can adjust various settings when the
player is in stop mode.
QUICK: Adjusts the basic settings.
CUSTOM:  “CUSTOM menu”
RESET: Returns the settings in “SETUP” to
the default setting.
ZOOM
During zoom, scroll using ///.
ANGLE
CUSTOM PICTURE MODE
Selects the picture quality.
STANDARD: Displays a standard picture.
DYNAMIC: Produces a bold dynamic picture.
CINEMA: Enhances details in dark areas.
MEMORY : Adjusts the picture in greater
detail.
SHARPNESS
Exaggerates the outline of the image.
1: Enhances the outline.
2: Enhances the outline more than 1.
AV SYNC
Adjusts the delay between the picture and
sound. Select “SET ,” then press ENTER.
Press /, then press ENTER. This function
is not effective when you use the DIGITAL
OUT (COAXIAL)/HDMI OUT jack and set
“DOLBY DIGITAL”/“DTS” in “AUDIO SETUP” to
“DOLBY DIGITAL” and “ON” respectively.
Items for DATA files
ALBUM (music/photo)
FILE (photo)
ALBUM (video)
FILE (video)
DATE
INTERVAL
Specifies the duration for which the slides
are displayed on the screen.
4:3 PAN SCAN
SCREEN SAVER: When set to “ON,” the
screen saver appears when the player is in
pause or stop mode for 15 minutes. Press
 to turn off the screen saver.
BACKGROUND: Selects the background
color or picture on the TV screen. If you set
“JACKET PICTURE,” even though the disc
does not contain a jacket picture, the
“GRAPHICS” picture appears.
BLACK LEVEL: Selects the black level (setup
level) for video signals output from the jacks
other than HDMI OUT.
MODE (PROGRESSIVE): If you select “AUTO,”
the player detects the format (film-based or
video-based), and converts to the
appropriate version.
4:3 OUTPUT: This setting is effective only
when you set “TV TYPE” to “16:9.” Select
“FULL” when you can change the aspect
ratio on your TV.
CUSTOM SETUP
AUTO PLAY: When set to “ON,” the player
automatically starts playback when the
player is turned on.
PAUSE MODE: Selects the picture in pause
mode for DVDs. Normally select “AUTO.”
When the picture is output in high
resolution, set to “FRAME.”
TRACK SELECTION: Gives the sound track
which contains the highest number of
channels priority when you play a DVD
VIDEO on which multiple audio formats
(PCM, DTS, or Dolby Digital format) are
recorded. If you select “AUTO,” priority is
given.
IMAGE QUALITY: Selects the priority to
either high quality image or quick speed to
display photo files.
MULTI-DISC RESUME: Switches the Multidisc Resume setting on or off. Resume
playback can be stored in memory for up to
6 different DVD VIDEOs/VIDEO CDs. If you
start the settings again, the resume point is
cleared.
AUDIO SETUP
AUDIO DRC (Dynamic Range Control): Set
according the surrounding environment. Set
to “TV MODE” when the smallest sounds are
indiscernible, or set to “WIDE RANGE” when
the listening environment is good, for
example, in a home movie theater.
DOWNMIX: Switches the method for
mixing down to 2 channels when you play a
DVD which has rear sound elements
(channels), or is recorded in Dolby Digital
format. Normally select “DOLBY
SURROUND.”
DIGITAL OUT: Selects if audio signals are
output via the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL)/HDMI
OUT jack. When you select “ON,” set also the
following “DOLBY DIGITAL,” “DTS,” or
“48kHz/96kHz PCM.”
DOLBY DIGITAL: Selects the type of Dolby
Digital signal. Set to “D-PCM” when the
player is connected to an audio component
without a built-in Dolby Digital decoder.
DTS: Selects the type of DTS audio signal.
Set to “ON” when you play a DVD VIDEO
with DTS sound tracks. Do not set to “ON”
when you connect the player to an audio
component without a DTS decoder.
48kHz/96kHz PCM: Selects the sampling
frequency of the digital audio output signal
for a DVD VIDEO.
HDMI SETUP
HDMI RESOLUTION: Selects the type of
video signal output from the HDMI OUT jack.
If “AUTO (1920×1080p)” is selected, the
player outputs video signals of the highest
resolution acceptable for your TV. If the
picture does not appear normally or goes
blank, reset the setting. See
“Troubleshooting” (There is no picture/
picture noise appears). You cannot select
this when “JPEG RESOLUTION” is set to
“PhotoTV HD.”
JPEG RESOLUTION: Selects the type of JPEG
resolution so that you can enjoy a high
picture quality via HDMI connection. This
setting is effective only when you set “TV
TYPE” to “16:9.” You cannot select this when
“HDMI RESOLUTION” is set to “720×480p.”
“(1920×1080i) HD ” and “(1920×1080i) HD”
are effective only when you set “HDMI
RESOLUTION” to “1920×1080i.” If you have a
Sony TV that is compatible with “PhotoTV
HD” and set this setting to “PhotoTV HD,”
you can enjoy the best quality images. If you
set this setting to “PhotoTV HD,”
“(1920×1080i) HD ” or “(1920×1080i) HD,”
the effect, rotation, and zoom functions are
not available.
YCBCR/RGB (HDMI): Selects the type of
HDMI signal output from the HDMI OUT jack.
Set to “RGB” if the playback picture is
distorted. You cannot select this when “JPEG
RESOLUTION” is set to “PhotoTV HD.”
AUDIO (HDMI): Selects the type of audio
signal output from the HDMI OUT jack. Set
to “PCM” if you connect the player to a TV
that is not compatible with DOLBY DIGITAL/
DTS signals.
ˈˈ This function affects the output from the
following jacks:
ˋˋLINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks.
ˋˋDIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL)/HDMI OUT jack only
when “DOLBY DIGITAL” is set to “D-PCM.”
Specifications
System
Laser: Semiconductor laser
Inputs/Outputs
ˎˎLINE OUT L/R (AUDIO): Phono jack
ˎˎDIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL): Phono jack
ˎˎLINE OUT (VIDEO): Phono jack
ˎˎHDMI OUT: HDMI 19 pin-Standard
Connector
General
Playable file format
Video: MPEG-1 (Cyber-shot data)
Photo: JPEG (DCF format)
Music: MP3 (except for mp3PRO)/WMA
(except for WMA Pro)/AAC/LPCM/WAVE
Supported extensions: “.mpg”, “.mpeg”,
“.jpg”, “.mp3”, “.wma”, “.m4a”, “.wav”
Supported discs: DVD, DVD+RW/+R/+R DL
(+VR mode), DVD-RW/-R/-R DL (VR mode/
video mode), Music CD/Super VCD, CD-R/
-RW
ˎˎDATA CDs recorded according to ISO 9660
Level 1/Level 2, or its extended format,
Joliet.
ˎˎDATA DVDs recorded according to UDF.
ˎˎThe player will play any file in the above,
even if the file format differs. Playing such
data may generate noise that can result in
speaker damage.
ˎˎTo play a complex hierarchy of folders
may take some time. Create albums with
no more than two hierarchies.
ˎˎThe player does not play coded files such
as DRM or Lossless compression.
ˎˎSome video, photo, and music files may
not play, depending on the encoding/
recording condition.
ˎˎThe player will recognize a maximum of
200 albums and 600 files. It can recognize
up to 300 music files and 300 photo files
when “PHOTO (MUSIC)” is selected.
ˎˎThe player cannot play a video file of size
more than 720 (width) × 576 (height)/2
GB.
ˎˎThe player may not play back the high bit
rate video file on the DATA CD smoothly.
You are recommended to play back using
DATA DVD.
Note about recordable media
Some recordable media 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. Also some
DATA discs created in Packet Write format
cannot be played.
Note about copy protection
Images in DVD-VR mode with CPRM
protection may not be played.
Note on DVDs and VIDEO CDs
Some playback operations of DVDs and
VIDEO CDs may be intentionally set by
software producers. Since this player plays
DVDs and VIDEO CDs according to the disc
contents the software producers designed,
some playback features may not be
available. Also, refer to the operating
instructions supplied with the DVDs or
VIDEO CDs.
Note on discs
This unit is designed to play back discs that
conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard.
DualDiscs and some music discs encoded
with copyright protection technologies do
not conform to the Compact Disc (CD)
standard. Therefore, these discs may not be
compatible with this unit.
Note about the discs
Do not use the following discs:
ˋˋA disc recorded in a color system other
than NTSC, such as PAL (this player
conforms to the NTSC color system).
ˋˋA disc that has a non-standard shape
(e.g., card, heart).
ˋˋA disc with a label or sticker on it.
The player automatically returns to
standby mode
If any button on the player or remote is not
pressed for more than 25 minutes, the
player automatically returns to standby
mode.
Playing VIDEO CDs with PBC
functions
ˎˎPower requirements: 120 V AC, 60 Hz
ˎˎPower consumption: 6 W
ˎˎDimensions (approx.): 270 × 38.5 ×
209 mm (105/8 × 11/2 × 81/4 in.) (width/
height/depth) incl. projecting parts
ˎˎMass (approx.): 950 g (2 lb 2 oz)
ˎˎOperating temperature: 5 °C to 35 °C
(41 °F to 95 °F)
ˎˎOperating humidity: 25% to 80%
When you start playing a VIDEO CD with
PBC (Playback control) functions, the menu
for your selection appears.
To play without using PBC, press /
or the number buttons while the player is
stopped to select a track, then press  or
ENTER. To return to PBC playback, press 
twice, then press .
Supplied accessories
Controlling TVs with the remote
ˎˎAudio/Video cord (1)
ˎˎRemote commander (remote) (1)
ˎˎSize AA (R6) batteries (2)
While holding down TV /, press the
number buttons to select your TV’s
manufacturer’s code.
Specifications and design are subject to
change without notice.
Sony 01
Goldstar 04
Hitachi 02
LG 04
MGA 13
Mitsubishi 13
NEC 04
Panasonic 19
Philips 21
Pioneer 16
RCA 10
Samsung 20
Sharp 18
Toshiba 07
Troubleshooting
If you experience any of the following
difficulties while using the player, use this
troubleshooting guide to help remedy the
problem before requesting repairs. Should
any problem persist, consult your nearest
Sony dealer.
The power is not turned on.
qqCheck that the power cord is connected
securely.
There is no picture/picture noise appears.
qqRe-connect the connecting cord securely.
qqThe connecting cords are damaged.
qqCheck the connection to your TV and
switch the input selector on your TV so
that the signal from the player appears on
the TV screen.
qqReset the “HDMI RESOLUTION” setting.
Press / to turn off the player, and enter
“369” using the number buttons on the
remote, then press / to turn on the
player again.
There is no sound.
qqRe-connect the connecting cord securely.
qqThe connecting cord is damaged.
qqThe player is in pause mode or in Slowmotion Play mode.
qqThe player is in fast forward or fast reverse
mode.
The remote does not function.
qqThe batteries in the remote are weak.
qqThe remote is not pointed at the remote
sensor on the player.
qqWhen you operate the player by pressing
buttons on the remote in sequence, press
the buttons within 5 seconds of each
other.
The disc does not play.
qqThe disc is turned over. Insert the disc
with the playback side facing down.
qqThe disc is skewed.
qqThe disc is dirty or flawed.
qqThe player cannot play certain discs.
qqThe region code on the DVD does not
match the player.
qqMoisture has condensed inside the player.
qqThe player cannot play a recorded disc
that is not correctly finalized.
The player does not operate properly.
qqWhen static electricity, etc., causes the
player to operate abnormally, unplug the
player.
“C:13:” appears on the screen.
qqClean the disc with a cleaning cloth or
check its format.
There is no picture/sound when connected
to the HDMI OUT jack.
qqChange the “HDMI RESOLUTION” setting
in “HDMI SETUP.” The problem may be
solved.
qqThe equipment connected to the HDMI
OUT jack does not conform to the audio
signal format, in this case set “AUDIO
(HDMI)” in “HDMI SETUP” to “PCM.”
qqTry the following: Turn the player off
and on again. Turn the connected
equipment off and on again.
Disconnect and then connect the HDMI
cord again.
LANGUAGE CODE LIST
1027Afar
1028Abkhazian
1032Afrikaans
1039Amharic
1044Arabic
1045Assamese
1051Aymara
1052Azerbaijani
1053Bashkir
1057Byelorussian
1059Bulgarian
1060Bihari
1061Bislama
1066 Bengali; Bangla
1067Tibetan
1070Breton
1079Catalan
1093Corsican
1097Czech
1103Welsh
1105Danish
1109German
1130Bhutani
1142Greek
1144English
1145Esperanto
1149Spanish
1150Estonian
1151Basque
1157Persian
1165Finnish
1166Fiji
1171Faroese
1174French
1181Frisian
1183Irish
1186 Scots Gaelic
1194Galician
1196Guarani
1203Gujarati
1209Hausa
1217Hindi
1226Croatian
1229Hungarian
1233Armenian
1235Interlingua
1239Interlingue
1245Inupiak
1248Indonesian
1253Icelandic
1254Italian
1257Hebrew
1261Japanese
1269Yiddish
1283Javanese
1287Georgian
1297Kazakh
1298Greenlandic
1299Cambodian
1300Kannada
1301Korean
1305Kashmiri
1307Kurdish
1311Kirghiz
1313Latin
1326Lingala
1327Laothian
1332Lithuanian
1334 Latvian; Lettish
1345Malagasy
1347Maori
1349Macedonian
1350Malayalam
1352Mongolian
1353Moldavian
1356Marathi
1357Malay
1358Maltese
1363Burmese
1365Nauru
1369Nepali
1376Dutch
1379Norwegian
1393Occitan
1403(Afan)Oromo
1408Oriya
1417Punjabi
1428Polish
1435 Pashto; Pushto
1436Portuguese
1463Quechua
1481RhaetoRomance
1482Kirundi
1483Romanian
1489Russian
1491Kinyarwanda
1495Sanskrit
1498Sindhi
1501Sangho
1502Serbo-Croatian
1503Singhalese
1505Slovak
1506Slovenian
1507Samoan
1508Shona
1509Somali
1511Albanian
1512Serbian
1513Siswati
1514Sesotho
1515Sundanese
1516Swedish
1517Swahili
1521Tamil
1525Telugu
1527Tajik
1528Thai
1529Tigrinya
1531Turkmen
1532Tagalog
1534Setswana
1535Tonga
1538Turkish
1539Tsonga
1540Tatar
1543Twi
1557Ukrainian
1564Urdu
1572Uzbek
1581Vietnamese
1587Volapük
1613Wolof
1632Xhosa
1665Yoruba
1684Chinese
1697Zulu
1703 Not specified
ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard
PARENTAL CONTROL AREA
CODE LIST
2044Argentina
2047Australia
2046Austria
2057Belgium
2070Brazil
2079Canada
2090Chile
2092China
2115Denmark
2165Finland
2174France
2109Germany
2248India
2238Indonesia
2254Italy
2276Japan
2304Korea
2363Malaysia
2362Mexico
2376Netherlands
2390 New Zealand
2379Norway
2427Pakistan
2424Philippines
2436Portugal
2489Russia
2501Singapore
2149Spain
2499Sweden
2086Switzerland
2528Thailand
2184 United Kingdom