English User’s Guide
Version 1.0
December 2003
G52-U5512X1
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Contents
Safety Instructions ......................................................................................................... iv
Chapter 1. General Introductions ............................................................................... 1-1
How to Use This Guide .................................................................................................. 1-1
Unpack ........................................................................................................................... 1-2
Chapter 2. Getting Started .......................................................................................... 2-1
Overview ........................................................................................................................ 2-1
LCD Display ................................................................................................................... 2-2
Insert a Battery ............................................................................................................... 2-3
Battery Consuming Reference ................................................................................. 2-3
Sporty Earphone ............................................................................................................ 2-4
Hold Switch .................................................................................................................... 2-4
Chapter 3. Driver & Utility Installations ...................................................................... 3-1
Connectiong Mega Stick to Your Computer ................................................................... 3-1
Hardware Installation for Windows 98SE only ............................................................... 3-2
Utility Installation ............................................................................................................ 3-4
Using the Utility .............................................................................................................. 3-7
Firmware Updating ................................................................................................... 3-7
Formatting Mega Stick ............................................................................................. 3-8
Chapter 4. Basic Usages ............................................................................................ 4-1
Power On and Off ........................................................................................................ 4-1
Editing Sound Tracks (Files) ........................................................................................ 4-1
Music Playback ............................................................................................................ 4-2
Normal Playback .................................................................................................... 4-2
Select the Next or Previous Track (File) ................................................................. 4-2
Fast-Forward or Rewind ......................................................................................... 4-3
Volume Adjustment ................................................................................................ 4-3
Delete a Track (File) ............................................................................................... 4-3
Delete All Tracks (Files) ......................................................................................... 4-4
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Chapter 4. Basic Usages ............................................................................................ 4-1
EQ Settings .................................................................................................................. 4-5
Repeat Settings ........................................................................................................... 4-6
FM Radio Mode ............................................................................................................ 4-6
Select FM Radio Mode ........................................................................................... 4-7
Select FM Station ................................................................................................... 4-7
Storing a Favorite Station ....................................................................................... 4-7
Selecting the Stored Favorite Station .................................................................... 4-8
Recording Radio Broadcast ................................................................................... 4-8
Play a Recorded FM Voice File .............................................................................. 4-9
Delete a Recorded FM Voice File ........................................................................ 4-10
Delete All FM Voice Files ..................................................................................... 4-10
Switch between Music Playback or FM mode ........................................................... 4-11
Switch from Music Playback mode to FM mode .................................................. 4-11
Switch from FM mode to Music Playback mode .................................................. 4-12
Voice Recording ......................................................................................................... 4-12
Activate Voice Recording Function ...................................................................... 4-12
Play a Recorded Voice File .................................................................................. 4-12
Delete a Recorded Voice File .............................................................................. 4-13
Delete All Voice Files ........................................................................................... 4-14
Language Learning Function ..................................................................................... 4-14
Operation Menu ......................................................................................................... 4-15
Other Settings ............................................................................................................ 4-18
Backlight ............................................................................................................... 4-18
Contrast ................................................................................................................ 4-19
Power Off .............................................................................................................. 4-20
Record Rate ......................................................................................................... 4-21
Startup Logo ......................................................................................................... 4-22
Display Language ................................................................................................ 4-23
USB Flash Disk .......................................................................................................... 4-24
Appendix. Specfications ............................................................................................... iv
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Safety Instructions
1.
Always read the safety instructions carefully.
2.
Keep this User’s Guide for future reference.
3.
Keep this equipment away from humidity.
4.
Never pour any liquid into the opening that could damage or cause
electrical shock.
5.
If any of the following situations arises, get the equipment checked
by a service personnel:
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Liquid has penetrated into the equipment.
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The equipment has been exposed to moisture.
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The equipment has not work well or you can not get it work
according to User’s Guide
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The equipment has dropped and damaged.
Congratulations on becoming a new user of MSI Mega Stick, the finely designed portable digital
audio player. Your new MSI Mega Stick will improve the convenience of storing your personal data
and the enjoyment of using various audio functions. We are proud to tell our users that MSI Mega
Stick is thoroughly tested and certified by our reputation for unsurpassed dependability and customer
satisfaction.
MSI Mega Stick is a high performance portable digital audio player that enables users to play MP3 or
WMA audio files, listen to the FM radio broadcast, and have favorable program recorded in MSI
Mega Stick’s memory. In addition to the functions that just mentioned previously, MSI Mega Stick
also works as a portable USB data storage device that enables users to store their personal data in the
memory of MSI Mega Stick. Here are the five main distinguishing features of MSI Mega Stick:
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Digital Audio Player –supports MP3 and WMA audio files.
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FM Radio Broadcasting – provides the function of receiving FM Radio frequency. Users
are able to save ten FM station memories and have the FM program recorded while listening
to the radio.
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Voice or Radio Program Recording – provides synchronous recording function for voice or
FM radio program, and the recorded files will be stored in MP3 format.
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Language Learning Function – enables users to repeat a particular sound track section
during normal playback. With this function, users will be able to pay more attention on the
repeated playback and to achieve the result of learning language.
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USB Flash Disk – allows users to store personal data in MSI Mega Stick’s memory.
Thank you for choosing MSI Mega Stick. We hope you will continue to turn to us for additional
quality products as your personal needs and interests grow.
How to Use This Guide
This User’s Guide provides instructions and illustrations on how to install and operate your MSI
Mega Stick. We assume that those users whose operation system is at least Windows 98 or 98SE are
familiar with their OS, and be capable to follow the step-by-step instructions to install the driver of
MSI Mega Stick. If users who are not able manage the operation system properly, it is suggested to
learn more about Microsoft Windows by referring to your Microsoft Windows manual before installing the provided driver.
Chapter 1, Introduction, tells you the descriptions of all the accessories of MSI Mega Stick. Please
check out that if you have all the accessories included when you open the packing box. If any item is
damaged or missing, please contact the vendor where you purchased MSI Mega Stick directly.
Chapter 2, Getting Started, introduces the function keys on Mega Stick, and tells you how to insert an
AAA battery into the battery container located on the back of Mega Stick.
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General Introductions
Chapter 1. General Introdustions
General Introductions
Chapter 3, Driver and Utility Installation, describes how to install Mega Stick and the special designed utility for your new Mega Stick.
Chapter 4, Basic Usage, describes how to use Mega Stick in a various way. It is recommended to read
this chapter carefully before using Mega Stick.
Appendix, Specification, provides the specification and accessories of Mega Stick.
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MSI Mega Stick (Portable Digital Audio Player)
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Ear-clip Type Earphone with Extension Cable
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Extension Cable for Earphone
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Metal Necklace
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USB Extension Cable
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Quick Installation Guide
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Carry Bag
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Driver Disk
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AAA Battery
The accessories that come with Mega Stick package may be different from those shown above.
Chapter 2. Getting Started
Overview
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1. Battery Cover
2. Hold Switch
3. USB Connector Cap
4. USB Connector
5. Power On/Off
6. Play/Pause
7. Volume+/8. MENU
9. Fn
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REC
MIC
Earphone Jack
External MIC Jack
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Slide open to insert an AAA size battery here.
Switch to hold position to prevent any miss touching
while Mega Stick is recording or playing.
Detach the cap when connecting the Mega Stick to
the computer.
Connect one end of the supplied USB extension cable
here.
Press and hold to Power On or Off Mega Stick.
In music playback mode, press to play or pause the
playback. In FM mode, press to select the stored
favorite stations one by one.
Press +/- button to increase or decrease the volume
level.
Press down the button or push it to the right or to the
left to make various adjustment.
Press to select FM station mode. Or, press to enable
the section repeat function
Press to start or stop the FM or voice recording.
Internal Microphone.
Plug the supplied earphone here.
Plug the external microphone here.
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LCD Diaplay
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1. Hold (Lock) Switch
Indicates when the Hold function is enabled.
2. Playback Status
Displays the music or voice files playback status.
3. Volume
Displays the volume status.
4. A to B Repeat
Indicates when A to B section repeat function is
enabled.
5. Repeat Mode
Indicates the repeat mode that includes Normal,
Repeat One, Repeat All, Shuffle, and Shuffle Repeat.
6. Equalizer
Indicates the EQ mode settings that include Normal,
Classical, POP, Rock, and Jazz.
7. Battery Status
Indicates the Battery Status.
8. File Name
Displays the current file name that is being played.
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Insert a Bettery
1.
Gently detach the USB connector
cap, and you will find that the cap is
attach to the main set with a special
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3.
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design string to avoid losing it.
Note: Do not use force to pull the
cap for safety concern.
Slide open the battery cover.
Insert an AAA battery and make sure
the battery is inserted into the correct alignment.
Slide back the battery cover.
Press the Play/Pause button to
power on Mega Stick, and then
check the capacity of the battery.
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If you cannot read the Battery Status on the Display when the battery is inserted, please return
to step 1 and once again make sure the battery is inserted into the correct alignment.
Battery Status
Empty
Full
Battery Consuming Reference
Category of Battery
Recording
Playing
AAA Alkaline
Average 12 hours for voice or
Average 12 hours for audio
1280mA/hr battery
FM radio recording
playback
Note:
1. Alkaline battery is recommended when using this Drive.
2. Make sure the battery is taken out if you are not going to use this Drive for a long
period of time.
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Sporty Earphone
The high quality Sporty Earphone that comes with Mega Stick is special designed for you to wear in
any occasion to listen to the music or FM broadcasting from Mega Stick. With this Sporty Earphone,
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you should find that the earphone would not come off even if when you are running, dancing, or doing
any other exercise. Besides, there is also an extension cable provided for the Sporty Earphone to
extend the length of the Sporty Earphone. Thus, you will be able to please your Mega Stick in your
purse, backpack, or pocket without worrying that the length of your earphone may not be long enough.
Hold Switch
Mega Stick provides a Hold Switch,
which is located on the side of Mega Stick
for preventing any miss touching while
Mega Stick is recording or playing. Once
the Hold Switch is slide to the lock
position, all function keys on Mega Stick
will be disabled instantly.
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Chapter 3. Driver & Utility Installations
Connectiong Mega Stick to Your Computer
1.
2.
Remove the USB connector cap.
Plug one end of the supplied USB cable to your computer, and plug the other end to Mega
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Stick.
Once Mega Stick is connected to the computer, Mega Stick should be detected by the operation
system automatically.
Note: If the operation system of your computer is Windows 98SE, a hardware driver for Mega
Stick will be required.
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Hardware Installation for Windows 98SE only
For Windows 98SE operation system, it will automatically detect the new hardware when Mega
Stick is first connected to your computer. Please follow the following instructions to install the
driver for Mega Stick.
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2.
Click Next to continue.
Select Search for the best driver for your device to continue.
3.
4.
Insert the provided disk, and select CD-ROM to continue.
Click Next to continue.
5.
Click Finish, and the driver is installed successful.
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Utility Installation
MSI Mega Stick provides a useful utility for upgrading the latest firmware provided by MSI via
Internet. To install this utility, simply insert the supplied disk into the computer, and then follow the
on-screen instructions.
1.
2.
Click Next to continue.
Click Yes to continue.
3.
4.
Click Next to continue.
Click Next to continue.
5.
6.
Installation is on going.
Click Finish to continue.
7.
Select Yes, I want to restart my computer now.
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Using the Utility
Once the Utility is installed, you will be able to updating a new firmware or format your Mega Stick
with this Utility.
Firmware Updating
To update the firmware, download the latest firmware from MSI website first, and place the downloaded firmware under [Program files -> MSI -> MS-551X]. Now, follow the instructions below to
update the new firmware:
1.
2.
Press and hold the Play/Pause button.
Connect Mega Stick to your computer with the supplied USB cable.
Note: The Play/Pause button must be pressed while connecting Mega Stick to the computer.
3.
When you have connected Mega Stick to
the computer, please go to [Device
Manager] and find a new drive named
[Player Recovery Device Class] to check
out that if the connection is working
properly. If the connection is failed, you
will not find [Player Recovery Device
Class] appearing under [Device Manager].
At this time, please repeat step 1 and 2 again
to try to connect Mega Stick to your com-
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puter one more time.
Now, release the Play/Pause Button.
Run the Update program by selecting [Start
-> Programs -> MSI -> MS-551X] to load
the firmware.
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After loading firmware, you can see an update dialog.
Decide the Download options: Select Quick download to update the new firmware without formatting Mega Stick. Deselect Quick download to update the new firmware and format Mega
Stick at the same time.
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Press Start button to start updating the new firmware.
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Formatting Mega Stick
To format Mega Stick, please refer the connecting instruction mentioned previously to connect Mega
Stick to your computer first. Once you connect Mega Stick to your computer, you may format Mega
Stick with the format tool offered by Windows.
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Chapter 4. Basic Usage
Power On and Off
1.
Press the Play/Pause「 」button once to turn the power on. When power on Mega Stick,
a power on icon and MSI startup logo will be shown on the display in order.
2.
To power off Mega Stick, press and hold the Play/Pause「 」button until the power is
switched off. Note that when pressing the Play/Pause「 」button to power off Mega
Stick, you will see a Power Off Status Bar appearing on the display to show you the Power Off
status, and note that it takes about three to five seconds to turn the power off.
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Editing Sound Tracks (Files)
1.
Press the Play/Pause「 」button to power on Mega Stick. If there is no sound track
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added in the memory of this drive, you will read the massage as below on the screen.
Remove the USB connector cap, and then plug one end of the supplied USB cable to your computer,
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and plug the other end to Mega Stick.
Once Mega Stick is connected to the computer, you will see the screen shown as below.
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Go to Start Î Program ÎMSI ÎMS-551X
Select the desired sound tracks (files) from your own folder, and move them into Mega Stick.
While the selected sound tracks (files) is transferring to Mega Stick, a message will shown as
below.
Note: Do not disconnect Mega Stick from the computer while the file is still transferring ,
otherwise it may cause some system failure.
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Under the Mega Stick, you are allowed to add, delete, or edit a folder as what you will do under a
disk as usual. In another word, this Mega Stick works as another portable hard disk of yours.
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Music Playback
Basic Usage
Normal Playback
1. Press the Play/Pause「 」button to play the current selected file.
2.
During playback, press the Play/Pause「 」button again to pause the playback.
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Select the Next or Previous Track (File)
1. During playback, push the Menu button to the right once to skip to the next track.
2.
Or, push the Menu button to the left once to skip back to the previous track.
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Fast-Forward or Rewind
During playback, push the Menu button to the right and hold the position to fast-forward the
current track.
2.
Or, push the Menu button to the left and hold the position to rewind the current track.
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Volume Adjustment
1. Press the Volume Up or Down button to adjust the playback volume.
2.
You may check the LCD Display to see the Volume status.
Delete a Track (File)
1.
Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until DELETE
FILE appears on the display.
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3.
Press down the Menu button once and then push the Menu button to select DEL MUSIC.
All of the stored file will be displayed by sequence, switch the Menu button to the right or to the
left to select Yes to delete the file shown on the Display, or select No to skip to the next file, or
select EXIT to leave the current screen.
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Delete All Tracks (Files)
1.
Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until DELETE
FILE appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right or to the left to
select DEL ALL MUSIC.
3.
Once you read DEL ALL MUSIC on the screen, press down the Menu button, and then select Y
to delete all music files. Note that it may take several seconds to delete all the files.
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EQ Settings
While you are listening to the music, you are allowed to choose a desired EQ mode to meet your
personal need or habit.
1.
Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button once and you should read the message of EQ appearing on the
display.
3.
Press down the Menu button once, and switch the Menu button to the right or to the left to choose
the EQ mode between NORMAL, ROCK, JAZZ, CLASSICAL, and POP. The default EQ setting
is NORMAL mode.
Once a particular EQ mode is selected, the indicator for each different EQ mode will appear on the
top of the Display.
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Repeat Settings
While you are playing music or voice files, you are allowed to select a desired playback setting from
NORMAL, REPEAT ONE, REPEAT ALL, SHUFFLE, and SHUFFLE REP.
1.
Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button once and you should read the message of REPEAT appearing on the
display.
3.
Press down the Menu button once, and switch the Menu button to the right or to the left to
choose NORMAL, REPEAT ONE, REPEAT ALL, SHUFFLE, or SHUFFLE REP.
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FM Radio Mode
When FM Radio Mode is selected for the very first time, Mega Stick will run an auto station searching
and store the searched ten station as the preset favorite stations.
Select FM Radio Mode
1. Press the Fn button located on the side of Mega Stick to select FM Mode. When the Fn button is
pressed, you will read the radio frequency shown on the screen.
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Select FM Station
1. Once the FM Radio Mode is selected, use the Menu button by pushing it to the right or to the left
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to select the desired station.
While you are searching for the desired station, you will read the frequency appearing on the
Display.
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Storing a Favorite Station
With this favorite station memory function, you will be able to store 10 favorite stations named from
P01 to P10 into the memory of this Mega Stick USB Drive.
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2.
To store a favorite Station, select a desired frequency first.
Press the Menu button once, and you should read the massage of SAVE TO P01 appears on the
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Display.
Switch the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a desired favorite station number.
4.
Now, press the Menu button again to save the selected frequency to the selected favorite station
number.
5.
To set another favorite station, repeat step 1 to 4.
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Selecting the Stored Favorite Station
1. To select the stored favorite station, press the¡u4; ¡vbutton repeatedly.
2.
Once the desired stored favorite station appears on the Display, release the¡u4; ¡vbutton.
Recording Radio Broadcast
1.
2.
Select a desired station frequency.
Press the REC button once.
3.
Once the REC button is pressed, the selected station frequency will start being recorded. On the
Display, users should read that a recording FM file is generated and place under the folder of [/
VOICE/]. The recording file name sequence starts from [ F001. WAV ], and then [F002. WAV ],
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and so forth.
To stop recording, press the REC button or the Menu button again.
The maximum length of the recording depends on how much available memory space is left while
recording.
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Play a Recorded FM Voice File
1.
To play a recorded FM voice file, press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu
button to the right until VOICE appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button again, and then use the Menu button to select a desired recorded
FM voice file by pushing the Menu button to the right or to the left.
3.
Once the desired voice file is selected, press the Play/Pause button to start playing the file.
Note that while you are searching for the desired recorded voice file, all the recorded FM voice
files will be displayed by sequence.
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Delete a Recorded FM Voice File
1. To delete a recorded FM voice File, press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu
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button to the right until DELETE FILE appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button once and then push the Menu button to the right or to the left to
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select DEL VOICE.
All of the recorded FM voice file will be displayed by sequence. Switch the Menu button to the
right or to the left to select Y to erase the file shown on the Display, or select N to skip to the next
file, or select EXIT to leave the current screen.
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Delete All FM Voice Files
1.
Press down the Menu button once, press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu
button to the right until DELETE FILE appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button once and then push the Menu button to the right or to the left to
select DEL ALL VOICE.
3.
Once you read DEL ALL VOICE on the screen, press down the Menu button, and then select Y
to delete all FM voice files. Note that it may take several seconds to delete all the files.
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Switch between Music Playback or FM mode
Switch from Music Playback mode to FM mode
During music playback, press
and hold the Fn button located
on the side of Mega Stick for
one second to select FM
Mode.
Switch from FM mode to Music Playback mode
During FM mode, press and
hold the Menu button located
on the side of Mega Stick for
one second, and then release
the Menu button.
Voice Recording
Mega Stick also works as a synchronizing recorder. You can use it to record your own voice, an
interview or a speech, and so on. To do the voice Recording, please follow the steps shown below.
Activate Voice Recording Function
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2.
Press the REC button located next to the Fn button to start voice recording function.
On the Display, a recording file should be generated and placed under the folder of [ /VOICE/ ].
The recording file name sequence starts from [ V001.WAV ], and then [V002. WAV ], and so
forth.
3.
To stop recording, simply press down the REC button again, and you will see the status return to
the previous status.
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Play a Recorded Voice File
1. To play a recorded voice file, press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button
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to the right until VOICE appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button again, and then use the Menu button to select a desired recorded
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voice file by pushing the Menu button to the right or to the left.
Once the desired voice file is selected, press the Play/Pause button to start playing the file.
4.
Note that while you are searching for the desired recorded voice file, all the recorded voice files
will be displayed by sequence.
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Delete a Recorded Voice File
1.
To delete a recorded voice File, press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu
button to the right until DELETE FILE appears on the display.
2.
Press down the Menu button once and then push the Menu button to the right to select DEL
VOICE.
3.
All of the recorded file will be displayed by sequence. Switch the Menu button to the right or to
the left to select Y to erase the file shown on the Display, or select N to skip to the next file, or
select EXIT to leave the current screen.
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Delete All Voice Files
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until DELETE
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FILE appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button once and then push the Menu button to the right twice to select DEL
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ALL VOICE.
Once you read DEL ALL VOICE on the screen, press down the Menu button, and then select Y
to delete all voice files. Note that it may take several seconds to delete all the files.
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Language Learning Function
Mega Stick enables users to listen to a particular sound track section playback repeatedly during music
or voice playback. With this function, users will be able to pay more attention on the repeated section
and to achieve the result of learning language. To use this function, follow the instruction below:
1. During music playback, find the starting point of the repeating playback that you wish to set, and
2.
press the Fn button once.
When you first press the Fn button, you will see the indication of A- appearing on the screen.
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Then, find the terminal point of the repeating playback that you wish to set, and press the Fn
button again.
4.
When you press the Fn button the second time, you will see the indication of A-B appearing on
the screen, and that means you have set the repeating playback successfully.
5.
Once the indication of A-B appears on the screen, you will now hear the repeating playback that
you set previously again and again.
6.
To cancel the repeating playback and return to the normal playback, press the Fn button again,
and the indication of A-B will disappear from the Display.
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Operation Menu
Mega Stick provides a Menu switching button that includes most function designed for MSI Mega
Stick. With this Menu switching button, in addition to switch between Music Playback, FM Radio or
Recording mode, EQ setting or any other setting for Mega Stick can be also adjusted quickly and
easily.
MUSIC
VOICE
SETTINGS
DELETE
FILE
ABOUT
EXIT
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Operation Menus
File names
File names
EQ
NORMAL / ROCK / JAZZ / CLASSICAL / POP
REPEAT
NORMAL / REPEAT ONE / REPEAT ALL /
SHUFFLE / SHUFFLE REP
BACKLIGHT
DISABLE / 2 SECS / 5 SECS / 10SECS / 30 SECS
CONTRAST
Adjusting bar
POWER OFF
DISABLE / 1 MIN / 2 MINS / 5 MINS / 10 MINS
RECORD RATE 8000Hz / 11025Hz / 16000Hz / 22050Hz / 32000Hz /
44100Hz / 48000Hz
STARTUP LOGO Startup Logo files (.mlg)
LANGUAGE
Supports up to 10 different languages, however, the
supported languages may vary from country to country.
EXIT
DEL MUSIC
Delete a Music file each time (.mp3 / .wav)
DEL VOICE
Delete a Voice or FM radio recording file each time
(.wav)
DEL ALL MUSIC Delete all Music file
DEL ALL VOICE Delete all Voice or FM radio recording files (.wav)
EXIT
Showing Firmware Version and Memory Status
1.
Press down the Menu button
once, and then push the Menu
button to the right or to the left
2.
to select the desired function.
Select MUSIC by pressing down
the Menu button once to enter
music playback mode.
3.
Select VOICE by pressing down
the Menu button and press
theMenu button the right once
to enter voice playback mode.
4.
Select SETTINGS by pressing down the Menu button to enter Setting mode. In Setting mode,
you are able to make adjustment for various functions.
Note: Adjustment for all items under the menu of settings can be made during music playback
or when music playback is
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Select DELETE FILE by pressing down the Menu button to delete music or voice files.
Select ABOUT to read the information of MSI Mega Stick, including the firmware
version, total memory, and free memory.
Select EXIT to return to Music Playback mode.
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Other Settings
Backlight
Under this Backlight setting, you are able to set a time to turn off the backlight of the LCD Display
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automatically.
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
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appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right to select
BACKLIGHT. Once the massage of BACKLIGHT appears on the screen, press down the Menu
button again.
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Now push the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a desired time to turn off the
backlight of the LCD Display. If select DISABLE, and the backlight of the LCD Display will be
disabled.
When a selection is decided, press down the Menu button once to confirm the selection, and the
message shown on the display will return to BACKLIGHT.
Note: Backlight setting will not be functioning as you set when the Hold Switch of
Mega Stick is switched to LOCK position, and when Mega Stick is in recording mode.
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Contrast
Under this Contrast setting, you are able to set the contrast of the Display.
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
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appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right to select
CONTRAST. Once the massage of CONTRAST appears on the screen, press down the Menu
button again.
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Now push the Menu button to the right or to the left to increase or decrease the Contrast value.
When a selection is decided, press down the Menu button once to confirm the selection,and the
message shown on the display will return to CONTRAST.
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Power Off
Under this Power Off setting, you are able to set a time to turn off Mega Stick automatically.
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
appears on the display.
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Press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right to select POWER
OFF. Once the massage of POWER OFF appears on the screen, press down the Menu button
again.
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Now push the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a desired time to turn off Mega
Stick. If select DISABLE, and the power of Mega Stick will always stay on.
4.
When a selection is decided, press down the Menu button once to confirm the selection,and the
message shown on the display will return to POWER OFF.
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Record Rate
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appears on the display.
Press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right to select RECORD
RATE. Once the massage of RECORD RATE appears on the screen, press down the Menu
button again.
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Under this Record Rate setting, you are able to set the Record Rate as your wish.
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
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Now push the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a proper Record Rate.
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When a selection is decided, press down the Menu button once to confirm the selection, and the
message shown on the display will return to RECORD RATE.
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Startup Logo
Under this Startup Logo setting, you are able to select a desired graphic to be shown on the screen
when power on your Mega Stick.
1. Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
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appears on the display.
Now press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right until
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STARTUP LOGO appears on the display.
When the massage of STARTUP LOGO appears on the screen, press down the Menu button
again, and then push the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a desired graphic within
the ten START LOGO options.
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Once the desired graphic appears on the screen, press the Menu button to confirm your selection.
Note: When you connect Mega Stick to your computer, you may find ten files (.mlg) of STARTUP
LOGO stored under the root directory. Note that if you deleted all of these ten files, you would
not be able to change the STARTUP LOGO as you wish. And if you did delete these ten files, the
default MSI logo will be the only STARTUP LOGO shown on the screen when you power on
Mega Stick.
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Display Language
Under this Language setting, you are able to select the language of the interface as your wish.
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Press down the Menu button once, and then push the Menu button to the right until SETTINGS
appears on the display.
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Press down the Menu button again, and then push the Menu button to the right to select
LANGUAGE. Once the massage of LANGUAGE appears on the screen, press down the Menu
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button again.
Now push the Menu button to the right or to the left to select a desired language.
When a selection is decided, press down the Menu button once to confirm the selection, and the
message shown on the display will return to LANGUAGE.
Note: Mega Stick supports up to 10 different languages, however, please be noted that supported
languages of the Mega Stick you purchase may vary from country to country.
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USB Flash Disk
Mega Stick enables users to save personal data (files) in various formats to its memory. If you like,
you can say that Mega Stick works as another hard disk, but a portable, small and exquisite one. To
save data into the memory of Mega Stick, simply connect it to your computer, and use Windows
Explorer to manage your data.
Note: If the firmware version of your Mega Stick is below v2.0, please be informed that formatting your Mega Stick with windows formatter may risk an unexpected error. However, if the
firmware of your Mega Stick is updated to version 2.0, you will be able to format Mega Stick with
the format tool offered by Windows.
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Appendix. Specfications
MSI Mega Stick 256
5 in 1 Multi-Functional Drive
Target Dimension
95.7 (W) x 31(D) x 18.9(H) mm
Target Weight
29 g without battery, 40g with battery
Operation Temperature
0 °C ~ 45°C
Storage Temperature
-20°C ~ +70 °C
Audio Spec
Output: 60mW rms ( 30mW / channel)
Frequency: 20 to 20K Hz
SNR: >90dB
Voice / FM Recording
Format: ADPCM (.WAV)
LCD module
Dimension: 29.5(L) x 11(W)mm ( 96 x 25 pixels)
Memory Size
256 MB
I/O Input
1. Stereo Audio- out, 3.5mm
2. Mono MIC - in, 3.5mm
3. Type A male USB 1.1 connector
EMI and Safety
BSMI, FCC, CB, CE, VCCI
Interface Language
Supports up to 10 different languages, however, the
supported languages may vary from country to country.
Earphone
Setero output: 40 mW rms ( 20 mW / channel)
Battery
AAA-Alkaline Battery
Manual
English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese
USB Cable
Length: 100 cm
*** One year guarantee is for the device only. (All accessories excluded)
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