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English-Russian Electronic Dictionary
User's Guide
CONTENTS
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PHRASES .......................................................... 27
PC - LINK ........................................................... 28
INTRODUCTION .................................................. 3
Keyboard........................................................... 4
Direct function shortcuts................................................. 5
Control and editing keys................................................. 5
Icons Menu........................................................ 6
POWER SUPPLY................................................. 7
SETUP MAIN MENU ............................................ 9
1. Password ...................................................... 9
2. Tone ............................................................ 12
3. Date Format ................................................ 12
4. Time Format................................................ 13
5. Local Time................................................... 14
6. Alarm On/Off ............................................... 15
7. Daily Alarm.................................................. 16
8. Memory Used.............................................. 16
9. Display Language ....................................... 17
DICTIONARY ..................................................... 18
General Dictionary Function............................ 18
Advanced Word Recognition........................... 20
Cross Search .................................................. 21
Spell-Checker Vector Ultima......................... 22
TELEPHONE DIRECTORY................................ 29
MEMO ................................................................ 31
SCHEDULE ........................................................ 32
CALENDAR ........................................................ 34
TIME ................................................................... 35
Home Time...................................................... 36
World Time...................................................... 36
ANNIVERSARY.................................................. 37
CALCULATOR ................................................... 39
ACCOUNT MANAGER....................................... 39
METRIC AND CURRENCY CONVERSION....... 42
Metric Conversion ........................................... 42
Currency Conversion ...................................... 43
GAMES .............................................................. 45
Master Mind .................................................... 46
Hangman......................................................... 46
DATA DELETION ............................................... 47
AUTOMATIC SHUT-OFF ................................... 48
USER'S DICTIONARY ....................................... 23
IRREGULAR VERBS ......................................... 25
AMERICAN IDIOMS........................................... 26
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English-Russian Electronic Dictionary
User's Guide
• Home and World Time
Congratulations on purchasing the English-Russian
Digital Dictionary & Business Organizer Language
Teacher ER200D. This extraordinary language
assistant is loaded with such features as:
• Main vocabulary of over 450,000 words, including
general words and idioms, medical, technical, legal,
business terms, as well as slang and general
expressions
• 128K bilingual business organizer comprising
Schedule,
Memo,
and
• New words recording function for dictionary
expansion
• Instant reverse translation
• Vector Ultima spell-checking system
• Advanced word recognition system
• 200 most popular American idioms
• English irregular verbs
• Over 1000 topically arranged phrases
• Game center
• PC-Link for data exchange with PC
• Account manager
• Calendar
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• Currency and Metric conversion
INTRODUCTION
Telephone Directory,
Anniversary List
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• Calculator
Enjoy your Language Teacher ER200D and make
it your personal travel and business guide.
As continuous efforts are maid by the manufacturer
to improve quality and performance of the Language
Teacher products, some characteristics or the
design of the actual device you purchased may
slightly differ from their description in this manual.
Keyboard
The standard American QWERTY keyboard layout
enhanced with additional Russian letters allows you
to enter any word just in seconds.
English and Russian character sets and a numeric
layout can be switched betweeen in repeating
sequence by pressing the
key. In the main
dictionary, however, the input language selection is
handled automatically to comply with the current
source language, and the
key is disabled.
To access Russian letters “Э” and ”Ъ”, as well as
hyphen, period, and apostrophe, press and release
Ï prior to using the corresponding key.
An additional symbols set is available through
pressing Ï+SYMB. Use ∧ ∨ to see more symbols.
Press the indicated number key to insert a selected
symbol.
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Direct function shortcuts
Main Dictionary
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Ï+►
Enable record editing
ESC
Close or clear screen
Computational symbols and operations are available
when using the Calculator function.
Home and World Time
Calculator
Phrases
Telephone Directory
Setup Main Menu
VERB
Irregular Verbs
IDIOM
American Idioms
Control and editing keys
∧∨
Page by screenful
SPELLER
Check spelling in main dictionary
◄►
Move cursor
▼▲
Move cursor / scroll lines
Ï+▲
Start a new line
DEL
Delete character or record
↵
Enter
Switch English / Russian / Numeric
Ï+▼
Toggle Insert / Overwrite
l__l
Enter space
Ï+SYMB.
Show symbols (∨∧ for more)
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Icons Menu
The Language Teacher ER200D features a new
start-up interface with functional icons, which visually
organize and facilitate access to the dictionary's
multiple sections.
The Icons Menu appears after system initialization or
whenever you exit a section by pressing the ESC
key. The upper portion of the Icons Menu includes,
from left to right, top to bottom: Dictionary, User’s
Dictionary, Irregular Verbs, Idioms, Phrases, PCLink.
Page down to reveal the middle screen, which
contains the following icons: Telephone Directory,
Memo, Schedule, Calendar, Home and World Time,
Anniversary.
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The bottom set of icons represents the sections
Calculator, Account Manager, Metric and Currency
Conversion, Game, Data Deletion, Setup Main
Menu:
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• Remove the battery compartment cover by sliding it
away from the unit.
• Use a small screwdriver to remove the metallic brace
that holds batteries in place.
• Take out the old batteries and put in new ones.
♦ Note: Make sure to place both batteries so that the
plus signs (+) are on top.
Use ∧ ∨ keys to move between the Icons Menu
screens. Use arrow keys to highlight icons of the
displayed Menu portion. Press ↵ to open the section
whose icon is highlighted.
POWER SUPPLY
The Language Teacher ER200D is powered by two
main CR2032 batteries and a CR1220 memory
backup battery.
♦ Note: After purchasing the Language Teacher
ER200D install the main batteries (included) as
described below.
When the batteries become weak, a warning
message will be displayed. In order to prevent a
complete discharge of batteries and possible loss of
data in RAM, replace the whole set of main batteries
promptly. Do not mix old and new batteries.
• Press the ON/OFF key to turn the unit off.
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• Secure the batteries in place with the metallic brace.
• Put back the battery compartment cover by sliding it
toward the unit. Make sure the cover sits in place
properly.
♦ Note: You have 2 minutes to replace the batteries
without risk of losing data stored in RAM. Do not
exceed the 2 min. limit! Neither manufacturer nor
dealer may be held responsible for the loss of
user’s data.
♦ Note: Never try to remove batteries from the
translator when the power is on. This can seriously
damage the device. If you experience difficulty
turning the unit off, press the RESET button located
on the back near the battery compartment cover to
reinitialize the system.
During a system reset, press N at the prompt
<CLEAR DATA? Y/N> or <ERROR! CLEAR? Y/N>
to attempt preserving user’s data and the customized
system configuration. However, if RAM has been
corrupted, or if you turn the dictionary on for the first
time, you will have to press Y to reinitialize the
system.
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SETUP MAIN MENU
For best results and to ensure that you can fully
employ all of the Language Teacher ER200D's
diverse features, you have to familiarize yourself with
options of the Setup Main Menu, which will allow you
to adjust the device configuration to better suit your
needs.
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• Press the
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key on the keyboard or select the
on the bottom Icons Menu.
1.PASSWORD
2.KEY TONE
3.DATE FORMAT
4.TIME FORMAT
• Press 1 or make sure the Password line is
highlighted and press ↵ to see the Password menu:
• Password
• Key Tone
SET PASSWORD
CLEAR PASSWORD
• Date Format
• Time Format
• Local Time
• Select Set Password to open the Password setup
screen.
• Alarm On/Off
• Daily Alarm
ENTER NEW PASSWORD:
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• Memory Used
• Display Language
♦ Note: All prompts and messages appear in English
by default. To change the display language to
Russian, start the customization from option
9. Display Language.
1. Password
• Enter a password up to 8 characters long.
• Press ↵ to save the password and return to the
Password menu. A key sign will appear in the upper
left-hand corner of the screen indicating that user’s
records are password-protected.
• Press ESC or
• Press ON/OFF to turn the translator on.
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to return to the Setup main
menu.
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• To change the password, re-open the Password
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2. Key Tone
menu and select the Set Password option.
ENTER OLD PASSWORD:
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• Specify your password. If the input didn’t match the
current setting, the message Wrong Password will
appear.
• On the Setup main menu, press the 2 key, or
highlight the Key Tone line and press ↵ to enter the
Key Tone setup.
ON
OFF
SET KEY TONE
• If the input matched the actual password, the prompt
• This feature is designed to produce an audible signal
• Press ESC or
to return to the Setup main
• Press ▼ or ▲ to move the highlight bar to OFF or
• To delete the password, thus removing the data
• Press ↵ to confirm your setting and return to the
will change to New Password. Type in a new
password and press ↵ to save and return to the
Password menu.
menu.
protection, re-open the Password menu and select
the Clear Password option.
• Specify your password at the prompt. If the input
didn’t match the current setting, the message Wrong
Password will appear.
• If the input matched the actual password, the key
sign will disappear, and the display will return to the
Password menu. User’s records will no longer be
password-protected.
every time you press a key on the keyboard of the
Language Teacher. The Key Tone is activated by
the system's default.
ON, respectively.
Setup main menu. With the Key Tone turned on, an
note sign is displayed on the right-hand side of the
screen.
3. Date Format
• On the Setup main menu, press the 3 key, or
highlight the Date Format line and press ↵ to enter
the Date Format setup.
♦ Note: Always remember your password. If you forget
it you will need to reset the dictionary, which will
cause loss of user's data stored in RAM.
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SET DATE FORMAT
DD/MM/YYYY
MM/DD/YYYY
YYYY/MM/DD
The day/month/year date format is chosen by default
in the system.
• Use ▼▲ keys to highlight a desired format.
• Press ↵ to confirm your setting and return to the
Setup main menu.
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5. Local Time
• On the Setup main menu, move the highlight bar to
option 5 and press ↵ to display the home city
selection screen.
ENTER FIRST LETTER
FOR CITY OR COUNTRY
CITY:_
COUNTRY:
• Select the field CITY or COUNTRY using the ◄►
4. Time Format
• On the Setup main menu, press the 4 key, or
highlight the Time Format line and press ↵ to enter
the Time Format setup.
SET TIME FORMAT
24-HOUR
12-HOUR
The 24-hour time format is chosen by default in the
system.
• Use ▼▲ keys to highlight the desired format.
keys, and type a letter. Names of a city and country
first on the alphabetical list in the selected category,
as well as date and time, will appear on the screen.
For example:
MADRID, SPAIN
01/01/1999
02:05:35
confirm your selection and display the date and time
setup screen.
01/01/1999
08:06 AM
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PM
• Use ▼▲ keys to move through the alphabetical list
of cities, or use ∧ ∨ to move by countries. Press ↵ to
• Press ↵ to confirm your setting and return to the
Setup main menu.
(FR)
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• Change values above the cursor by pressing
appropriate number keys on the keyboard. Move the
cursor with the arrow keys. If you prefer the 12-hour
American time format, specify PM by pressing P or
AM by pressing A in the last position.
• Press ↵ to save the settings. The previous screen
will be shown reflecting the new settings.
• Press ESC or
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7. Daily Alarm
• On the Setup main menu, move the highlight bar to
option 7 and press ↵ to enter the Daily Alarm time
setup.
SET DAILY ALARM
to return to the Setup menu.
6. Alarm On/Off
12:00 PM
• To set the alarm time, change values above the
• On the Setup main menu, move the highlight bar to
option 6 and press ↵ to enter the Alarm On/Off
setup.
ON
OFF
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SET ALARM
cursor by pressing the appropriate number keys on
the keyboard. Move the cursor with the ◄► keys. If
you prefer using the 12-hour American time format,
specify PM by pressing P or AM by pressing A.
• Press ↵ to leave the Daily Alarm Setup and return to
the Setup main menu.
8. Memory Used
• Use ▼▲ keys to turn the Alarm signal on or off. This
setting affects both Schedule alarm and Daily Alarm.
• Press ↵ to leave the Alarm On/Off setup and return
to the Setup main menu. With the Alarm turned on, a
bell sign is displayed on the right-hand side of the
screen.
• On the Setup main menu, move the highlight bar to
option 8 and press ↵ to open the Memory Used
chart.
MEMORY USED
O N
|
15.20%
• Press ESC to return to the Setup main menu.
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DICTIONARY
9. Display Language
• On the Setup main menu, move the highlight bar to
option 9.
6.ALARM ON/OFF
7.SET D A I L Y A L A R M
8.MEMORY USED
9.DISPLAY LANGUAGE
• Press the ↵ key.
SET DISPLAY LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
RUSSIAN
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The Language Teacher ER200D contains the most
advanced English-Russian and Russian-English
electronic dictionaries on the market. In order to fully
utilize the potential of this dictionary carefully read
this section of the User's Guide.
General Dictionary Function
• Press the ON/OFF key to turn the dictionary on.
• Press the
key on the keyboard or select the
icon
on the top Icons Menu to enter the main
Dictionary menu.
• Highlight the RUSSIAN line and press ↵. The options
names will change to Russian.
ЯЗЫК СООБЩЕНИЙ
АНГЛИЙСКИЙ
РУССКИЙ
• Select a translation direction by moving the highlight
bar to the corresponding icon, and press ↵.
• Press ESC to return to the Setup main menu. Now
ENGLISH->RUSSIAN
all messages will appear in Russian.
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♦ Note: To reverse the translation direction, press ESC
to exit to the Dictionary menu and select the opposite
icon.
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• Using the keyboard enter the word you want to have
• Press the ∨ or ∧ key to go to the alphabetically next
Suppose you want to translate the English word
ADVENTURE into Russian.
♦ Note: To translate another word in the same
dictionary, start typing, and the input screen appears
automatically.
translated.
ENGLISH->RUSSIAN
ADVENTURE
ADVENTURE
or previous entry, respectively.
♦ Note: Press ESC to return to the input screen.
Advanced Word Recognition
♦ Note: Use Ï+▼ to switch between the Insert and
Overwrite input options, DEL to delete a character,
ESC to clear the screen.
• Press ↵ to display the dictionary entry.
ADVENTURE
A
ПРИКЛЮЧЕНЧЕСКИЙ;
N
• Press the ▼ key to see more translations of the word
ADVENTURE. To scroll back up, use ▲.
Words of the same spelling are contained within one
entry. The translations are organized under
appropriate part of speech abbreviations. Within a
part of speech, translations are separated by
semicolons.
Individual translations or meanings may include
indicating material, for example geographical labels,
field labels, style and usage labels and other sensedifferentiating
information
in
parentheses
(AMERICAN) or in square brackets [COLLOQUIAL].
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Your Language Teacher ER200D is equipped with
an Advanced Word Recognition feature. While you
are typing the word you want to translate, a word
closest to it in spelling appears on the screen's
bottom line. If the desired word appeared before you
finished typing, press ↵ to see its translations.
• Start typing, for example, UMBRELLA in the English-
Russian dictionary. When you reach the letter O the
word appears at the bottom.
ENGLISH->RUSSIAN
UMBRE
UMBRELLA
• Press ↵ to display the translations.
UMBRELLA
N
ЗОНТ; ЗОНТИК; БАРРАЖ
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Proper usage of this function allows you to
accelerate your work while translating larger texts.
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• To make another Cross Search, repeat steps 2 and
3. You may use this feature up to 20 times during
one session.
♦ Note: Pressing ESC returns one step back in a
series of reverse translations.
Cross Search
Your Language Teacher ER200D is equipped with
a Cross Search function, which provides an instant
reverse translation for all words in the main
Dictionary.
• Type, for example, FIDELITY in the English-Russian
dictionary and press ↵ to see the translations.
FIDELITY
N
ВЕРНОСТЬ; ТОЧНОСТЬ
• Press ► to highlight the first translation, then use
any arrow key to highlight a word of your choice, for
example:
FIDELITY
N
ВЕРНОСТЬ; ТОЧНОСТЬ
• Press ↵ for an instant reverse translation of the
highlighted word:
Spell-Checker Vector Ultima
The spelling checker Vector Ultima is one of the
most advanced English proofing tools on the market.
It comes in handy when you are unsure of a word’s
exact spelling.
• Type, for example, ROTEISHN for rotation.
ENGLISH->RUSSIAN
ROTEISHN
• Press SPELLER. A list of suggestions is displayed
on the screen.
ROGUISH
ROSES
ROSIN
ROTATION
• Press the ▼ key to move the highlight bar to the
ВЕРНОСТЬ
N
FAITHFULNESS; FAITH;
LOYALTY; TRUSTINESS;
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word ROTATION.
• Press the ↵ key to display the translations.
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ROTATION
N
ВРАЩЕНИЕ;
ЧЕРЕДОВАНИЕ; ПОВОРОТ
♦ Note: If the spelling checker is unable to suggest
alternative words, the message WORD NOT FOUND
will be shown.
USER'S DICTIONARY
The Language Teacher ER200D allows you to
create your own vocabulary which automatically links
to the main dictionary.
• Select the icon
on the top Icons Menu to enter
the User's Dictionary menu.
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E: _
R:
• Fill out the record, using the ◄► keys to move the
cursor within a line, the ▼▲ keys to alternate
between English and Russian lines (you may also
press ↵ to move to the lower line). See section
Keyboard p.4 for editing instructions and control keys
assignments. Press ↵ while on the bottom line to
save the record.
• Note: The input language is adjusted automatically.
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
• To open a new record template while an existing
record is being displayed in the viewing mode, press
ESC.
♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• Select a translation direction by highlighting the
corresponding icon and pressing ↵.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
displayed prompt.
♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the valid
password.
• To open a User's Dictionary record from the main
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Dictionary, enter your record's headword in full on
the input screen of the appropriate main Dictionary,
and press ↵.
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IRREGULAR VERBS
All commonly used English irregular verbs are stored
in the Language Teacher ER200D's Irregular Verbs
directory in the alphabetical order.
• Select the icon
on the top Icons Menu to open
the input screen of the Irregular Verbs section.
VERBS
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You may use the Cross Search feature to display the
main dictionary entries for both English and Russian
verbs. Refer to the Dictionary section for details.
AMERICAN IDIOMS
Over 200 popular American idioms and their Russian
equivalents or translations are included in the
Language Teacher ER200D's Idioms directory. The
idioms are listed in the alphabetical order.
• Select the icon
• Start typing the verb whose basic forms and a
on the top Icons Menu to open
the input screen of the Idioms section.
Russian translation you want to see.
VERBS
BRI_
BRING
IDIOMS
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• Start typing an idiom, for example:
• Press ↵ when the desired verb appears on the
IDIOMS
bottom line.
BRING; BROUGHT;
BROUGHT
ПРИНОСИТЬ
BAK
BAKER’S DOZEN
• Press ↵ when the desired idiom appears on the
bottom line.
• Use ∨ and ∧ keys to page through records.
• Use ▼ and ▲ keys to scroll a record, if necessary.
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BAKER’S DOZEN
ЧЕРТОВА ДЮЖИНА
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• Use ∨ and ∧ keys to page through records.
• Use ▼ and ▲ keys to scroll a record, if necessary.
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• Highlight a topic using the ▼▲ keys and press ↵.
For example, select 4. In the Restaurant.
4A.APPOINTMENT
4B.ORDERING FOOD
4C.SERVICE
4D.PAYMENT
You may use the Cross Search feature to display the
main dictionary entries for both English and Russian
words. Refer to the Dictionary section for details.
PHRASES
There are over 1000 conversational phrases stored
in the Language Teacher ER200D's memory. For
your convenience, they have been divided into
topical categories listed below:
1. Conversation
7. Communication
2. Traveling
8. At the Bank
3. Hotel
9. Transport
4. In the restaurant
10. Health
5. Shopping
11. Beauty Care
6. Sightseeing
12. Call for Police
• Press the
key on the keyboard or select the icon
on the top Icons Menu to open the Phrases
menu.
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• Select an episode.
• Use ∨ and ∧ keys to list phrases up and down.
• Use ▼ and ▲ keys for scrolling.
You may use the Cross Search feature to display the
main dictionary entries for both English and Russian
words. Refer to the Dictionary section for details.
PC - LINK
Using the Language Teacher PC-Link cable (to be
purchased separately) and the LT ER200D link
software, you may transfer data from the organizer
sections of your Language Teacher ER200D to a
personal computer and back.
• Connect the unit to a PC by the optionally supplied
cable.
1.CONVERSATION
2.TRAVELING
3.HOTEL
4.IN THE RESTAURANT
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• Select the icon
on the top Icons Menu to open
the menu of the PC-Link section.
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1.PERSONAL TELEPHONE
2.B U S I N E S S TELEPHONE
3.SCHEDULE
4.MEMORANDUM
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• Press the
key on the keyboard or select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu to open the
Telephone Directory.
• Select a section for data transfer, for example:
3. SCHEDULE
_____________________
SEND
RECEIVE
• Select a transfer mode: Send or Receive.
• Start the ER200D link application on the PC and
choose the transfer mode complementing the unit's
transfer mode.
• Start the receiving device first, then the sending one.
• If the communication was successful, number of
records transferred will be reported by the ER200D
link program.
• Using the ► or ◄ key highlight one of the icons
representing parts of the Telephone Directory, e.g.
, and press ↵. A new record template opens
automatically.
♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the current
password.
NAME: _
TEL.:
FAX:
E-MAIL:
• Fill out the record, using the ◄► keys to move the
TELEPHONE DIRECTORY
You may store names, telephone numbers, and
addresses in the Telephone Directory in English and
Russian languages, view, delete, edit entries, and
lock them with your password.
cursor within a line, the ▼▲ keys to change lines (↵
to move to the lower line). See section Keyboard p.4
for editing instructions and control keys assignments.
Press ↵ while on the bottom line to save the record.
♦ Note: You may enter information in the English or
Russian language. To switch between them and a
key.
numeric layout in sequence, press the
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
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• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
• To open a new record while an existing record is
being displayed in the viewing mode, press ESC.
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instructions and control keys assignments. Press ↵
on the Content line to save the record.
♦ Note: You may enter information in the English or
Russian language. To switch between them and a
numeric layout in sequence, press the
key.
♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
displayed prompt.
• To open a new record while an existing record is
being displayed in the viewing mode, press ESC.
MEMO
Section Memo of your Language Teacher ER200D
provides you with a handy storage for short notes
and messages.
♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
displayed prompt.
• Select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu to
open a new Memo record template.
♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the current
password.
TITLE: _
CONTENT:
SCHEDULE
You can effectively plan out your time using the
Schedule section of your Language Teacher
ER200D. You may enter records in English and
Russian, edit, search, or delete them.
• Select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu to
open a new Schedule record template.
• Fill out the record, using the ◄► keys to move the
cursor within a line, the ▼▲ keys to change between
Title and Content (or press ↵ to move to the lower
line). See section Keyboard p.4 for editing
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♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the current
password.
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DATE: 01/01/1999
START TIME: 08:26A
END TIME: 08:26A
AFFAIR:
♦ Note: The first two lines show the current date and
the current time in the format customized in the
Setup menu. Should you need to change the format,
go to the Setup menu and make the required
modifications.
• Press ▼ or ↵ to move to the next line when creating
a record with today's date. Otherwise, type a new
date with the number keys, using the ◄► keys if
needed to move the cursor.
• Specify the starting and ending time of the affair on
the second and third line, respectively. In the 12-hour
format the letter A stands for AM, P for PM.
♦ Note: Use ▼▲ keys if necessary to move to the next
or previous line (you may also press ↵ for the next
line). If date or time specified is invalid, the record
will not be saved.
• Fill out the Affair line, using the ◄► keys to move
the cursor within the line. See section Keyboard p.4
for editing instructions and control keys assignments.
• On the last line Alarm indicate by entering Y or N
whether an audible signal should announce the start
time of the affair. In order for this to happen, both the
Schedule signal and the general Alarm (option 6 of
the Setup main menu) must be turned on.
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♦ Note: You may enter information in the English or
Russian language. To switch between them and a
numeric layout in sequence, press the
key.
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
• To open a new record while an existing record is
being displayed in the viewing mode, press ESC.
♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
displayed prompt.
♦ Note: You can use the Calendar section (see p.34)
to open existing Schedule records, dates of which
are marked on the Calendar with an apostrophe.
CALENDAR
The Calendar gives you a convenient way to search
and open the Schedule and Anniversary records.
• Select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu to
enter the Calendar screen.
01/01/1999
1
2’
3
4
5 6
7
8
9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
• Press ↵ on the Alarm line to save the record.
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• Note: The Calendar opens on the current date
shown in the upper left-hand corner of the screen.
The date format depends on the option chosen in the
Setup main menu. Dates of existing Schedule and
Anniversary records are apostrophized or framed,
respectively.
• Move by date using the ◄►▼▲ keys. Move by
months with the ∧∨ keys.
Home Time
• To open either a Schedule or an Anniversary record,
• Select
the date of which is marked on the Calendar,
highlight this date and press ↵.
NEW YORK, USA
01/01/1999
• Note: If the selected date applies to both Schedule
and Anniversary, an intermediate menu will be
shown:
ANNIVERSARY
SCHEDULE
Highlight an option and press ↵ to open the
appropriate record.
on the Time menu.
(FR)
08:25:36
♦ Note: New York, USA is chosen by default. Should
you need to select another city, or modify the date
and time or their display format, go to the Setup main
menu and make the required changes.
World Time
• Select
TIME
• Press the
key on the keyboard or select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu.
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on the Time menu. The following
prompt will be displayed:
ENTER FIRST LETTER
FOR CITY OR COUNTRY
CITY:_
COUNTRY:
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• Select the field CITY or COUNTRY with the ◄►
keys and specify a letter. Names of the city and
country first on the alphabetical list in the selected
category, as well as date and time, will appear on the
screen. For example, type ‘P’ for city.
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♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the current
password.
DATE : 01/01
CONTENT: _
P.MORESBY,P.N.GUINEA
01/01/1999 (FR)
10:28:35
PM
• Use ▼▲ keys to move through the alphabetical list
of cities, ∧ ∨ to move by countries. For example,
press ▼ twice to reach Paris, France:
PARIS, FRANCE
01/01/1999 (FR)
03:28:43
PM
ANNIVERSARY
In the Anniversary section of your Language Teacher
 ER200D you can conveniently store information on
birthdays, various commemorative dates and other
recurrent events.
• Select the icon
on the middle Icons Menu to
open a new Anniversary record template.
♦ Note: The first line shows the current date in the
format selected in the Setup menu. Should you need
to change the format, go to the Setup menu and
make the required modifications.
• Press ▼ or ↵ to move to the next line when creating
a record with today's date. Otherwise, type a new
date with the number keys, using the ◄► keys if
needed to move the cursor.
• Fill out the Content line using the ◄► keys to move
the cursor within the line. See section Keyboard p.4
for editing instructions and control keys assignments.
Press ↵ on the Content line to save the record.
♦ Note: If date specified is invalid, the record will not
be saved.
♦ Note: You may enter information in the English or
Russian language. To switch between them and a
numeric layout in sequence, press the
key.
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
• To open a new record while an existing record is
being displayed in the viewing mode, press ESC.
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♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
displayed prompt.
♦ Note: You can use the Calendar section (see p.34)
to open existing Anniversary records, dates of which
are framed on the Calendar .
CALCULATOR
The Calculator is one of the Language Teacher
ER200D's features designed for your convenience.
• Press the
key on the keyboard or select the icon
on the bottom Icons Menu.
CALCULATOR
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• Select the icon
on the bottom Icons Menu to
enter the Account Manager.
ACCOUNT MANAGER
ACCOUNT
DEPOSIT
WITHDRAWAL
• Using the ▼▲ highlight one of the options: Account,
Deposit, Withdrawal, or Transfer, and press ↵ to
open a new record template.
♦ Note: If a Password has been set up in the Setup
main menu, you will be prompted to enter the current
password.
• Enter data using the ◄► keys to move the cursor
within a line, the ▼▲ keys to change lines (↵ to
move to the next line). See section Keyboard p.4 for
editing instructions and control keys assignments.
Press ↵ while on the bottom line to save the record.
• In the Date line of any record press ▼ to move to the
0.
• Use this function as a regular pocket calculator.
ACCOUNT MANAGER
The Account Manager section of the Language
Teacher ER200D allows you to keep track of your
banking transactions.
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next line when creating a record with today's date.
Otherwise, type a new date with the number keys
using the ◄► keys if needed to move the cursor.
♦ Note: If date specified is invalid, the record will not
be saved.
• Specify an account number when filling out lines
A/C NO, FR. A/C, TO A/C.
♦ Note: If an account number line is left empty or
refers to an invalid account (or, in the Account
option, if numbers are duplicated), the record will not
be saved.
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• Amount refers to money sums used to calculate the
current account balance in the option Balance of the
Account Manager menu. A withdrawal up to the
negative balance over specified Credit Limit will
generate a warning message.
• Lines Owner, Details are for reference and can be
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METRIC AND CURRENCY
CONVERSION
• Select the icon
on the bottom Icons Menu to
open the Metric and Currency Conversion menu.
filled out as needed.
♦ Note: You may enter information in the English or
Russian language. To switch between them and a
key.
numeric layout in sequence, press the
• List existing records with the ∧∨ keys.
• To change an existing record, press Ï+►.
• To open a new record while an existing record is
being displayed in the viewing mode, press ESC.
♦ Note: If you press ESC after editing, you will be
prompted to decide whether the new record or
changes to an old record are to be saved.
• To delete a record, press DEL and confirm the
displayed prompt.
• To inquire on the current balances of existing
accounts, open the last menu option Balance.
A/C NO.: 3 4 4 7 5 6 8 8 3
$: 3 5 5 0 .
A/C NO.: 9 9 3 7 4 5 8 7 6
$: - 6 . 3 0
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Metric Conversion
With your Language Teacher ER200D you may
easily convert measurements from the American
system into the metric system commonly used in
Europe and vice versa.
• Select the icon
to enter the Metric Conversion
section.
METRIC CONVERSION
LENGTH
AREA
VOLUME
• Use ▼▲ keys to highlight an option, e.g. Length,
and press ↵:
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LENGTH
FT<>M
YD<>M
MILE<>KM
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• To change or add a currency label, select the option
Set Currency Name.
SET CURRENCY NAME
USD
RBL
GBP
• Select a unit pair, for example, yard<>meter
YD:
M:
LENGTH
0.
0.00
• Choose a source measurement unit, moving the
highlight bar with the ▼▲ keys.
• Enter a numeric value in the highlighted field. Its
equivalent will be calculated instantly and shown on
the other line.
• Use ESC to return to the previous screen.
Currency Conversion
The Currency Conversion function built into your
Language Teacher ER200D allows you to instantly
convert amounts in 12 currencies.
• Select the icon
to enter the Currency
Conversion section.
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• Highlight a pre-specified currency abbreviation or
one of reserve lines at the bottom (marked * * *) and
press ↵.
• Type in a new currency name and press ↵ to save.
Repeat the procedure if necessary.
• Press ESC to return to the Currency Conversion
menu.
• Select the option Set Currency Rate.
SET CURRENCY RATE
USD
1.000_
RBL
1.000
GBP
1.000
• To specify a rate for a currency, highlight the
corresponding line using the ▼▲ keys and press ↵,
for example:
SET CURRENCY RATE
RBL
1.000
0.
CURRENCY CONVERSION
SET CURRENCY NAME
SET CURRENCY RATE
CONVERSION
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• Type in an exchange rate based, for example, on the
US dollar (the rate of which has to remain at 1.000),
pressing the ↵ key to save the value.
• Specify exchange rates for other currencies.
• Press ESC to return to the Currency Conversion
menu.
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Master Mind
• On the Games menu, select the icon
to enter
the Master Mind menu.
• Choose a difficulty level. On the high level the
number may contain repeated digits.
• Select the option Conversion.
• Highlight a currency name using the ▼▲ keys and
press ↵.
You have 12 attempts to guess a four-digit number.
• Type in a number and touch ↵ to see the result of the
guess on the right-hand side of the screen.
• Enter an amount for conversion and press ↵ to see
equivalents in other currencies.
GAMES
The Language Teacher ER200D features a
number guessing game Master MInd and a learning
game Hangman, which improves your spelling skills
and enhances your personal vocabulary
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1. 1234
2. 2345
3. 2456
A solid circle means that one of the digits you
entered is present in the number but occupies
another position. A ring indicates the presence of a
correctly guessed digit in its proper position.
If you succeed or use up all tries, a corresponding
message will be shown.
• Select the icon
on the bottom Icons Menu to
open the Games menu.
Hangman
• On the Games menu, select the icon
Hangman Word Game.
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WORD GAME
?????
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• Enter letters trying to guess the word. The correctly
guessed letters appear in place of question marks in
their actual positions in the word. The missed letters
are shown for reference on the dash line. An element
is added to the picture at right with every nonrepeated missed letter.
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• Select an option and confirm the displayed prompt.
AUTOMATIC SHUT-OFF
In order to conserve the power of batteries, the
Language Teacher ER200D automatically shuts
the power off if none of the keys has been pressed
for three minutes.
When the game ends, the message Congratulation!
or You lost!, depending on the outcome, appears on
the screen for a second. If you could not guess the
word, the translation of the word is also displayed.
Press ESC to start a new game.
DATA DELETION
Using the Data Deletion function of the Language
Teacher ER200D you can free up the memory by
deleting user’s data from selected organizer
sections.
• Select the icon
on the bottom Icons Menu to
enter the Data Deletion menu.
PERSONAL TELEPHONE
B U S I N E S S TELEPHONE
ANNIVERSARY
SCHEDULE
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