Astar electronic DVD-3800 DVD Player User Manual

DVD-3800 DVD PLAYER
User Manual
DVD-3800
POWER
ON
OFF
DVD/CD/CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/DVD-RW/MP3/HDCD/JPEG PLAYER
OPEN/CLOSE
PLAY/PAUSE
STOP
REV
FWD
PREV
NEXT
Please read this User Manual carefully to ensure proper use of this product and
keep this manual for further reference.
Content
Introduction
Safety Precautions
2
Important Safety Instructions
3
Caution
5
Features
6
Front Panel and Rear Panel Illustration
7
Remote Control
8
Connections
Connecting to a TV set
9
Connecting to an AV Receiver with 5.1 Channel Analog Audio Input
10
Connecting to an AV Receiver with Digital Audio Input
11
Basic Playback
12
Basic Operation
Advanced Features
Modes and Features Setup
13
Remote Control Operation
18
MP3 Playback
27
KODAK Picture CD playback
28
Others
Troubleshooting
29
Remote Control Preparation
30
Specifications
31
Macrovision function instruction
31
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Safety Precautions
Introduction
Specifications
Other
Power requirements: 230V, 50Hz
CAUTION:
CAUTION
THE UNIT EMPLOYS A LASER SYSTEM. TO ENSURE THE PROPER USE OF THE UNIT, READ
THIS MANUAL CAREFULLY AND KEEP IT FOR
FUTURE REFERENCE.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
THE LIGHTNING FLASH WITH ARROWHEAD SYMBOL WITHIN AN EQUILATERAL TRIANGLE IS INTENDED TO
ALERT THE USER TO THE PRESENCE OF UNINSULATED "DANGEROUS
VOLTAGE" WITHIN THE UNIT'S CABINET THAT MAY BE OF SUFFICIENT
MAGNITUDE TO CONSTITUTE A RISK
OF ELECTRIC SHOCK TO PERSONS.
THE EXCLAMATION POINT WITHIN AN
E Q U I L AT E R A L T R I A N G L E I S
INTENDED TO ALERT THE USER TO
THE PRESENCE OF IMPORTANT
OPERATING AND MAINTENANCE
(SERVICING) INSTRUCTIONS IN THE
MANUAL ACCOMPANYING THE UNIT.
IF THE UNIT REQUIRES SERVICING, CONTACT
THE SELLER OR SEE "TROUBLESHOOTING".
TO PREVENT DIRECT EXPOSURE TO THE
LASER RADIATION, DO NOT OPEN THE
CABINET. VISIBLE LASER MAY RADIATE
WHEN THE CABINET IS OPENED OR THE
INTERLOCKS ARE DEFEATED. DO NOT
STARE INTO THE LASER BEAMS.
CAUTION:
THE DVD VIDEO PLAYER IS A CLASS 1 LASER
PRODUCT. USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES
OTHER THAN THOSE SPECIFIED HEREIN MAY
RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION
EXPOSURE.
AS THE LASER BEAM USED IN THIS DVD
VIDEO PLAYER IS HARMFUL TO THE EYES, DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO DISASSEMBLE THE
CABINET.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED
PERSONNEL ONLY.
WARNING:
TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO
NOT EXPOSE THE UNIT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
NEVER ATTEMPT TO OPEN THE CABINET,
DANGEROUS HIGH VOLTAGES ARE PRESENTED
IN THE UNIT. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED
SERVICE PERSONNEL.
Power consumption: 15W
Video standard: NTSC/PAL/AUTO
Unit Weight: 2.35kg
Video out
Video out: 1.0V(p-p)/75 , sync, negative polarity, RCA pin Jack x 1
S-video output connector(separate Y C signal output connector):
Y output: 1.0V(p-p)/ 75 , sync, negative polarity
C output: 0.286 V(p-p)/75
Audio out
2channel out: 1.85V(rms)/10k , RCA pin Jack(L,R) x 1
5.1channel out: RCA pin Jackx6
Coaxial out/Optical: 0.5V(p-p)/75 , RCA pin Jack x 1
Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
S/N ratio: >90dB
Total harmonic distortion: < 0.05%
[Accessories]
Video/Audio cable x3
Remote Control x1
,
User s Manual x1
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Weight and dimensions are approximate.
WARNING:
FCC REGULATIONS STATE THAT ANY CHANGE
OR MODIFICATION TO THE EQUIPMENT, NOT
EXPRESSLY APPROVED BY MAKER OR ITS
AUTHORIZED PARTIES, COULD VOID USER'S
AUTHORITY TO OPERATE THIS EQUIPMENT.
CAUTION:
TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH
WIDE- BLADE PLUG WITH WIDE SLOT AND
FULLY INSERT.
THE APPARATUS SHALL NOT BE EXPOSED
TO WATER AND NO OBJECTS FILLED WITH
LIQUID SUCH AS VASES SHALL BE PLACED ON THE APPARATUS.
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This product incorporates copyright protection technology that
is protected by method claims of certain U.S. patents and other
intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation
and other rights owners. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by Macrovision Corporation,
and is intended for home and other limitedviewing uses only
unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision Corporation.
Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
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Remote Control Preparation
Other
1. Open the cover.
1
Point the remote control at the remote sensor.
(The pictures below are for reference only.)
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Make sure to match the "+" and "-" of the batteries
STANDBY
with the marks inside the battery compartment.
3
11. Power Sources
This product should be operated only from the type of
power source indicated on the marking label. If you are
not sure of the type of power supply to your home,
consult your product dealer or local power company.
For products intended to operate from battery power
or other sources, refer to the operating instructions.
5. Cleaning
Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning.
Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a
damp cloth for cleaning.
2. Insert batteries.
2
3. Heed Warnings
All warnings on the product and in the operating
instructions should be adhered to.
4. Follow Instructions
All operating instructions should be followed.
POWER
N/P
3. Close the cover.
PROG
o
DISPLAY
SUBTITLE LANGUAGE
ANGLE
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
0
10+
9
TIME
Remarks: Do not expose the remote sensor of the
Notes:
Improper use of batteries may cause battery
leakage and corrosion. To operate the remote
control correctly,follow the instructions below:
Do not insert the batteries in the wrong direction.
Do not charge, heat, open, or short-circuit
the batteries.
Do not throw batteries into a fire.
Do not leave dead batteries in the Remote
Control.
Do not use different types of batteries together, or mix old and new batteries.
If you do not use the remote control for a
long period of time, remove the batteries
to avoid possible damage from battery
corrosion.
If the remote control does not function correctly or the operating range becomes reduced, replace all batteries with new ones.
If battery leakage occurs, clean the battery
compartment, then insert new ones.
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12. Grounding or Polarization
This product may be equipped with a polarized
alternating current line plug (a plug having one blade
wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power
outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If you are
unable to insert the plug fully into the outlet, try
reversing the plug. If the plug should still fail to fit,
contact your electrician to replace your obsolete outlet.
Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized plug.
6. Attachments
Do not use attachments not recommended by the
product manufacturer as they may cause hazards.
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DVD Player to a strong light source, such as direct
sunlight.
Notes:
Point the remote control directly at the
player's remote sensor.
Do not leave the remote control in an
extremely hot or humid place.
Do not spill water or put anything wet
on the remote control.
Battery life is ~1 year under normal
conditions.
Introduction
10. Ventilation
Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the
product and to protect it from overheating, and these
openings must not be blocked or covered. The
openings should never be blocked by placing the
product on a bed, sofa, rug, or other similar surface.
This product should not be placed in a built-in
installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper
ventilation is provided or the manufacturer's
instructions have been adhered to.
1. Read Instructions
All the safety and operating instructions should be read
before the product is operated.
2. Retain Instructions
The safety and operating instructions should be
retained for future reference.
Using the remote control
Insert batteries
Important Safety Instructions
7. Water and Moisture
Do not use this product near water for example, near
a bathtub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub; in a
wet basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like.
13. Power Cord Protection
Power supply cords should be routed so that they are
not likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed
upon or against them, paying particular attention to
cords at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the product.
8. Accessories
Do not place this product on an unstable cart, stand,
tripod, bracket, or table. The product may fall, causing
serious injury to a child or adult, and serious damage
to the product. Use only with a cart, stand, tripod,
bracket, or table recommended by the manufacturer, or
sold with the product. Any mounting of the product
should follow the manufacturer's instructions, and
should use a mounting accessory recommended by
the manufacturer.
9. Portable Cart Warning
A product and cart combination should be moved with
care. Quick stop, excessive force, and uneven
surface may cause the product and cart combination
to overturn.
(Symbol provided by RETAC)
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Important Safety Instructions
Introduction
14. Outdoor Antenna Grounding
If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to
the product, be sure the antenna or cable system is
grounded so as to provide some protection against
voltage surges and built-up static charges. Article 810
of the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70,
provides information with regard to proper grounding of
the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the
lead-in wire to an antenna discharge unit, size of
grounding conductors, location of antennadischarge
unit, connection to grounding electrodes, and
requirements for the grounding electrode. See figure
below.
19. Servicing
Do not attempt to service this product yourself as
opening or removing covers may expose you to
dangerous voltage or other hazards. Refer all servicing
to qualified service personnel.
20. Damage Requiring Service
Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer
servicing to qualified service personnel under the
following conditions:
A)When the power-supply cord or plug is damaged,
B)If liquid has been spilled, or objects have fallen
into the product,
C)If the product has been exposed to rain or water,
D)If the product does not operate normally by
following the operating instructions. Adjust only
those controls that are covered by the operating
instructions as an improper adjustment of other
controls may result in damage and will often
require extensive work by a qualified technician
to restore the product to its normal operation,
E)If the product has been dropped or damaged in
any way.
F)When the product exhibits a distinct change in
performance this indicates a need for service.
21. Replacement Parts
When replacement parts are required, be sure the
service technician has used replacement parts
specified by the manufacturer or have the same
characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized
substitutions may result in fire, electric shock, or other
hazards.
15. Lightning
For added protection for this product during a lightning
storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long
periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and
disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will
prevent damage to the product due to lightning and
power lines surges.
22. Safety Check
Upon completion of any service or repairs to this
product, ask the service technician to perform safety
checks to determine that the product is in proper
operating condition.
16. Power Lines
An outside antenna system should not be located in
the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric
light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such
power lines or circuits. When installing an outside
antenna system, extreme care should be taken to keep
from touching such power lines or circuits as contact
with them might be fatal.
23. Wall or Ceiling Mounting
The product should be mounted to a wall or ceiling only
as recommended by the manufacturer.
Troubleshooting
Other
If you have any questions, please consult the troubleshooting guide below.
NO PICTURE OR SOUND
"BAD DISC" DISPLAYED
Ensure the power button is on.
Ensure the disc is not warped, damaged or deformed.
Ensure the power outlet is operational.
Ensure the disc is not badly stained or damaged.
Ensure the power cord is not damaged.
Ensure the disc format is compatible with the player.
Ensure the power plug is connected firmly to the
Please check whether you have tried to play a software CD.
outlet.
If so, please restart the player.
REMOTE NOT WORKING
PICTURE BUT NO SOUND
Ensure the audio jacks are securely connected.
Ensure the remote batteries are working.
Ensure the audio connector is not damaged.
Point the remote control directly at the player's IR
Ensure the volume is turned up in VOL/CH setup.
Ensure you have set the player's AUDIO settings correctly.
Ensure you have ENTERed the correct AV input for your TV.
sensor.
Remove any obstacles between the remote and
the IR sensor.
Ensure the audio is not set to mute.
UNIT NOT WORKING
SOUND BUT NO PICTURE
Ensure the video jacks are securely connected.
Turn off the power, and then turn it on again.
Ensure you have ENTERed the correct AV input for your TV.
Ensure the video connector is not damaged.
Ensure you have set the player's VIDEO settings correctly.
"NO DISC" DISPLAYED
24. Heat
The product should be situated away from heat
sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or
other products (including amplifiers) that produce heat.
Ensure you have put the disc on the tray.
Ensure the disc is not upside down.
POOR PICTURE OR SOUND
Ensure you have set the player's AUDIO settings correctly.
17. Overloading
Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or
integral convenience receptacles, as this can result in a
risk of fire or electric shock.
scratched.
Ensure the disc is not scratched or stained.
Ensure the AV connector or the output terminal is not
18. Object and Liquid Entry
Never push objects of any kind into this product
through openings as they may touch dangerous
voltage points or short-out parts that could result in a
fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on
the product.
damaged.
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Ensure the disc is not distorted, stained or
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Kodak Picture CD Playback
Advanced Features
The introduction of KODAK Picture CD
A Kodak Picture CD has the size and shape of a regular CD. You can order a KODAK Picture CD simply by checking
the box on the photo finishing envelope when you drop off a roll of film (35 mm or Advanced Photo System (APS)
color print film) at the time of processing in Kodak Express store displaying "Kodak Picture CD" sign. When your
order is returned, you receive your prints, negatives, and your full roll of pictures safely stored on your KODAK
Picture CD. Each KODAK Picture CD brings you the tools to enhance, share and manage your pictures on your
computer. You also can record the JPEG picture into CD-R or CD-RW with the CD-Rewriter yourself.
Caution
Introduction
Please use the original box and packing materials for safe
transportation of this product.
Note: 1. The Max. Size of JPEG Picture can be supported: 3840X3840 pels
2. JPEG stands for Joint Picture Experts Group. It is the first International Standard on Still Picture
Compressing: ISO 10918-1, constituted by the Committee on Still Picture Compressing Standard of ISO.
The pictures on KODAK Picture CD are stored in this format (JPEG). This player can decode the JPEG
pictures in KODAK Picture CD and playback the pictures in different modes.
Now, you can playback Kodak Picture CDs on this player and view your wonderful pictures on your TV in the
comfort of your living room.
When a Kodak Picture CD is inserted on a player an automatic slide show is launched. Each picture in the Kodak
Picture CD will be displayed consecutively in a slide-show fashion and will be scaled to fit in the whole TV screen.
It is normal for the cover and rear panel to become warm after the
player has been operating for an extended period of time.
General function:
You can set slideshow transition modes for any pictures.
Press PAUSE to stop playing.
Press
or
to see the previous or next picture.
Press PLAY to continue slideshow transitions.
Press STOP to return to root menu.
Do not move this product during playback. Doing so may cause damage to
the pickup and the disc.
Image Rotation
There are three modes to rotate a picture: original, 90 Deg, and 180 Deg. These operations are
allowed only when a picture is being displayed normally and will be cancelled automatically
when a new picture is displayed. The ANGLE keys are used to select the different rotation modes:
Press ANGLE
OSD display
Press ANGLE again
OSD display
original.
90 Deg.
Press ANGLE again
OSD display
180 Deg.
Press OPEN/CLOSE on the front panel or remote to open or close the disc
tray. Do not push or touch the tray while it is opening or closing.
Zoom Function:
This player provides both Zoom in/out and Zoom pan function. Press the ZOOM
consecutively, the picture will zoom in/out in turn as followings:
Q4/3
Q3/2
Q2
Qoff
Q1/2
Q1/4
Note: During the ZOOM function, slideshow transitions and image rotation are disabled.
Q off: close zoom, press PLAY again to resume slideshow transition mode.
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Features
Introduction
MP3 Playback
Advanced Features
Full compatibility with DVD, CD, MP3, Kodak Picture CD, CD-R and CD-RW (finalized)
Supported formats
Disc format: ISO 9660, Joliet
Music file format: MP3
MP3 bit rate (data rate): 32 -192 kbps
Total number of music files and albums: around 350 per disc.
Sampling rate: (CBR)32kHz/44. 1kHz/48kHz/64kHz; (VBR) 16kHz/22kHz/24kHz/32kHz (MPEG )
Note: The player will not identify or play MP3 discs under the following conditions: recording format is not supported,
badly scratched or deformed disc, MP3 recorded in CD-R or CD-RW which is not finalized, or a dirty pickup.
When a MP3 disc is loaded, the screen will display as follows:
Screensaver
Dynamic spectrum display
Coaxial & Optical digital audio output
S-video, composite video and component (Y, Pb, Pr) video outputs
Disc formats supported by this player:
Total tracks
Dolby Digital
9
Multi-angle
MP3
0:00:01
056/140
CDA
CC
KODAK picture CDs
32
MP3 files on CD-R/CD-RW
8
DVD video
Elapsed time of
the current track
Current track
Directory
Closed Caption
Subtitle choices
1
A01
7
A07
2
A02
8
A08
3
A03
9
A09
4
A04
5
A05
6
A06
File name
File window
Audio choices
File: A01
R RESTRICTED
16:9 LB
Parental Lock
TV Aspect Ratio modes
This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by method claims of certain U.S.
patents and other intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation and other rights owners.
Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision Corporation , and is intended
for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision Corporation .
Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
Press
to select the file when the cursor appears in the file window.
Press ENTER to play the current file selected by the cursor.
Press
to switch between the directory window and the file window.
Note: During MP3 playback, Forward Scan and Reverse Scan are not available.
The product complies with the KODAK Picture CD format and will display KODAK Picture CDs. The "KODAK
Picture CD Compatible" logo is a trademark of Eastman Kodak Company and is used with permission.
Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. "Dolby" and the double-D symbol are trademarks of
Dolby Laboratories. Confidential Unpublished Works. c 1992-1997 Dolby Laboratories, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
Front Panel and Rear Panel Illustration
Introduction
Front panel
ANGLE
During DVD playback
Press ANGLE to view scenes from different camera angles.
Press ANGLE repeatedly to change from one camera angle to
another.
Note: This function is disc specific.
1
DVD-3800
POWER
OPEN/CLOSE
LANGUAGE
During DVD playback
Press LANGUAGE repeatedly to select from up to 8 audio
languages/formats.
Note: This function is disc specific.
12
13
DVD/CD/CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/DVD-RW/MP3/HDCD/JPEG PLAYER
ON
OFF
POWER
OPEN/CLOSE
VFD SCREEN
PLAY/PAUSE
10
PREV
SENSOR
STOP
11
NEXT
CABIN DOOR
REV
14 15 16 17
Front
Pr/Cr
S-Video
Coaxial
Apparatus Claims of U.S. Patent Nos. 4,631,603. 4,577,216. 4,819,098
and 4,907,093 licensed for limited viewing uses only.
Optical
During DVD playback
Press SUBTITLE repeatedly to select from up to 32
subtitle languages.
Note: This function is disc specific (languages will vary).
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PREV
NEXT
10
11
CONFORMS TO
UL STD. 6500
1
CERTIFIED TO
CAN/CSA STD. E60065
Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories.
"Dolby" and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby
Laboratories. Confidential Unpublished Works. C 1992-1997
Dolby Laboratories, Inc. All rights reserved.
15W
Sur
FWD
FWD
DOUBLE INSULATIONWHEN SERVICING USE ONLY
IDENTICAL REPLACEMENT PARTS.
DVD-3800
Video
120V~ 60Hz
SW
REV
Y
DVD PLAYER
Cent
STOP
18 19 20
Pb/Cb
SUBTITLE
PLAY/PAUSE
3046730
CAUTION
120V~ 60Hz
WARNING: SHOCK HAZARD- DO NOT OPEN
12
5.1 CH SW output jack
17
Video output jack
13
5.1 CH CEN output jack
18
Component output jack
14
5.1 CH SUR output jack
19
Digital signal coaxial output jack
15
5.1 CH FRONT output jack
20
Digital signal optical output jack
16
S-Video output jack
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Remote Control
Introduction
Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
VOL+ VOL-
N/P
STANDBY
N/P
OPEN/CLOSE
SUBTITLE
LANGUAGE
ANGLE
STANDBY
LANGUAGE
Press Volume <VOL+> button to increase Volume
Press <VOL-> button to reduce volume till to no volume output.
OPEN/CLOSE
ANGLE
SUBTITLE
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
0
10+
TIME
SETUP
PROG
DISPLAY
DIGITAL BUTTON
PROG
SETUP
TIME
DISPLAY
UP
ENTER
LEFT
RIGHT
ENTER
MUTE
DOWN
TITLE
ZOOM
MENU
TITLE
PBC
ZOOM
PAUSE
STOP
PAUSE
PLAY
PLAY
VOL +
REV
FWD
PREV
NEXT
REV
FWD
VOL
PREV
NEXT
VOL SLOW
REPEAT
A-B
A-B
SLOW
RESUME
Press MUTE to mute the Audio output
Press MUTE again to resume normal audio output
PBC
STOP
REPEAT
MENU
STEP
RESUME
L/R
MUTE
RETURN
MODE
L/R
STEP
MODE
MUTE
RETURN
ZOOM
During DVD playback, press ZOOM to magnify the image as
follows:
Q1
Q2
Q Off
Note:
1. Please note that reference numbers for the remote are described beginning on page 18 of this
manual.
2. In this manual, "
" " " " " " " will be used to represent different NAVIGATION ARROWS
on the remote respectively.
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Q3
Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
Connecting to a TV Set
Connections
SLOW
Press slow repeatedly to slow motion playback at
variable speeds.
Cent
Sur-L
Front-L
Video
Pb/Cb
Y
Sw
Sur-R
Front-R
S-Video
Pr/Cr
Coaxial
Optical
Composite video
WHITE
YELLOW
RED
Component video
(for progressive scan)
STEP
VIDEO IN
Press STEP during playback to pause playback.
VIDEO
Press STEP repeatedly to play frame.
Press play to resume normal playback.
S-VIDEO
VIDEO IN
Y
Pb
Pr
AUDIO IN
R
REPEAT
L
Select to press REPEAT to select Repeat Title, Repeat chapter,
Repeat off During DVD playback.
Press REPEAT to select Repeat Single, Repeat All and Repeat
off ( CD or Others).
Notes:
There are three ways of connecting the player's AV output to the TV set:
1. S-video cable and left/right audio cable [set the (Video Type) to (S-Video)].
2. Composite video cable and left/right audio cable.
3. Component video cable and left/right audio cable [set the (Video Type) to (Y, Pb, Pr)].
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Connecting to an AV Amplifier with 5.1 Channel Analog Audio Input
Connections
Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
PROG
Cent
Sur-L
Front-L
Video
Pb/Cb
Y
Sw
Sur-R
Front-R
S-Video
Pr/Cr
Coaxial
While [PROGRAM] is on, press ENTER to display the [Program] submenu:
Optical
CD
Others
Input the track numbers in the order you would like them to
play. When finished, select [Play Program ] and then press
ENTER to play the tracks in the new programmed order.
Program Input
1 __
4__
7__
10 _ _
2__
5__
8__
11 _ _
3__
6__
9__
12 _ _
Play Program
RED
Select [Clear All] and press ENTER to clear all the numbers
you have input.
Clear All
WHITE
YELLOW
DVD
Input the title number and the chapter number in the desired
Program Input
VIDEO
VIDEO
IN
Title / chapter
order. Then sele ct [Play Program ] and press ENTER to play
1 _ _:_ _ 4 _ _:_ _ 7 _ _:_ _ 10 _ _:_ _
the chapters in the order you have set.
2 _ _:_ _ 5 _ _:_ _ 8 _ _:_ _ 11 _ _:_ _
Select [Clear All] and press ENTER to clear all the numbers
3 _ _:_ _ 6 _ _:_ _ 9 _ _:_ _ 12 _ _:_ _
you have input.
Play Program
Clear All
Amplifier
VOLUME
INPUT SELECTOR
POWER
BYPASS
PRO LOGIC
3 STEREO
MODE
TEST
CHANNEL
KARAOKE
MUTE
UP
DOWN
BASS
1
MIC
2
1
MIC VOL
2
MIC
TREBLE
ECHO
EXCITE
FRONT-R
SUR-R
SW
MODE
During playback is stopped
Press MODE button to switch to S-Video, YUV, YPbPr.
Note: If you connect the DVD player to your TV using the
component Video Output, you can use the MODE button to
switch to progressive scan for superior video quality.
FRONT-L
SUR-L
CENT
Notes:
1. Set the TV to the AV input connected to the DVD player.
2. Set the Amplifier to the AV input connected to the DVD player.
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Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
Connecting to an AV Amplifier with Digital Audio Input
PLAY
Cent
Sur-L
Front-L
Video
Pb/Cb
Y
Sw
Sur-R
Front-R
S-Video
Pr/Cr
Coaxial
Press PLAY from stop mode to start playback.
This function is not available if the elapsed time of current
track is less than 10 seconds.
Optical
Note: MP3 discs and some DVD discs do not have a 10 second review feature.
Optical cable
Coaxial cable
PAUSE
Press PAUSE during playback to pause playback.
Press PLAY to resume normal playback.
Optical
Coaxial
MENU
Amplifier
During DVD, playback , press MENU to return to the program menu.
In the Setup Menu, press MENU to return to the main menu
or stop mode.
Any time, press MENU to cancel the current OSD or some menus
VOLUME
INPUT SELECTOR
POWER
BYPASS
PRO LOGIC
3 STEREO
MODE
TEST
CHANNEL
KARAOKE
MUTE
UP
DOWN
BASS
1
MIC
2
1
MIC VOL
2
MIC
TREBLE
ECHO
EXCITE
Note: This function is subject to the disc.
Notes:
1. Select the Coaxial digital audio output.
2. Set the player's audio out to Raw or PCM mode .
TITLE
During DVD playback, press TITLE to display the DVD title
3. Set the Amplifier to the AV input connected to the DVD player.
menu or play the first title.
Note: This function is subject to the disc.
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Connections
Basic Operation
Basic Playback
Remote Control Operation
Preparation before playing:
Advanced Features
During DVD or CD playback, press and hold
to scan forward.
The player will review the disc at 2, 4, 8 and 20 times normal speed
as follows:
1. Connect the DVD player to your TV and amplifier.
2. Turn on the TV.
X2
X4
X8
X20
3. Set the TV to the AV input connected to the DVD player.
Press PLAY to resume normal playback.
4. Turn down the volume on your amplifier, and then power it on.
5. Set the amplifier to the AV input connected to the DVD player.
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POWER
DVD/CD/CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/DVD-RW/MP3/HDCD/JPEG PLAYER
ON
OFF
OPEN/CLOSE
PLAY/PAUSE
STOP
REV
FWD
PREV
NEXT
During DVD or CD playback, press and hold
to scan in reverse.
The player will review the disc at 2, 4, 8 and 20 times normal speed as follows:
X20
Press PLAY to resume normal playback.
STEP 1 - Press POWER to
start the player. The DVD
logo appears on the TV
screen.
PREV
Press PREV to skip to previous chapter or track.
NEXT
Press NEXT to skip to the next chapter or track.
STEP 2 - Press OPEN/CLOSE either on
the front panel or remote control. When
the tray is opened, place the disc on the
tray with the label side up. Press OPEN/
CLOSE again to close the disc tray.
STEP 3 - Press the PLAY button
on the front panel or remote control. The player will automatically read and identify the disc, and
begin playback.
STOP
Press STOP during playback to stop and hold playback.
Press RUSEME to resume playback from the point you pressed STOP.
Note: T he screen saver will automatically turn on i f playback is
stopped about 5 minutes(when Screen Saver is set to on).
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Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
Modes and Features Setup
Advanced Features
SETUP
TIME
During playback, press TIME, and the [Track Search] menu will display as follows:
CD
In stop mode, press SETUP, and the TV screen will display the Setup
Menu as follows:
Others
Language
Video
Audio
MoreAud
Rating
Search
Time
-:--:--
Track
--
Press
to change items
Setup Menu
DVD
Notes:
Search
Time
Title / Chapter
-:--:--
Time searches for an exact time in
A. Press ENTER to display each submenu
the movie.
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
In Title/Chapter mode, you cannot
--/--
SELECT a value outside the range of the
total number of titles or chapters .
Language Setup
For some DVD discs, the Search
function is unavailable.
Select [Language] in the Setup Menu, and press ENTER to display the [Language] submenu:
Language
Video
Audio
Switch
Rating
Use the number keys to input the desired Time, Title or Chapter, then press ENTER to confirm.
Press TIME again , the [Disc Search] menu will display as follows:
Press
to
select the menu
CD
item
OSD Menu
English
Subtitle
English
Audio
English
DVD Menu
English
Disc Search
Time
-:--:--
A . Press ENTER or
to set
B. Press
to go back one menu
C. Press
OR
Select [OSD Menu], and press ENTER or
Language
Video
Audio
OSD Menu
English
Subtitle
English
Audio
English
DVD Menu
English
repeatedly to return to the Setup Menu
to display the [OSD Menu] submenu :
Switch
Rating
English
A . Press ENTER to confirm.
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu.
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Modes and Features Setup
Introduction
Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
Language Setup
DISPLAY
Select [Subtitle], and press ENTER or
Language
Video
Audio
to display the [Subtitle] submenu:
Switch
Rating
During playback, press DISPLAY to display the current time counter position.
OSD Menu English
English
Subtitle
English
Audio
English
DVD Menu
English
French
Spanish
German
Auto
Off
Press
0:00:10 0:04:45
to change your selection
Elapsed time of the current track/chapter
Note: Subtitle languages vary by disc.
A. Press ENTER to confirm
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
Select [Audio],and press ENTER or
Language
Video
Audio
to display the [Audio] submenu:
Switch
OSD Menu
English English
Subtitle
English French
English Spanish
English German
Audio
DVD Menu
Rating
Press DISPLAY again to display additional information about the playing disc.
Press
to change your selection
CD
Note: Audio languages vary by disc.
Disc type
Others
Other
Track 1/15
0:00:10
0:04:45
A. Press ENTER to confirm
Elapsed time of the current track
Total tracks
Current track
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
Select [DVD Menu], and press ENTER or
Language
Video
Audio
Switch
OSD Menu
English
English
Subtitle
English
Audio
English
DVD Menu
English
French
Spanish
German
to display the [DVD Menu] submenu:
Rating
A. Press ENTER to confirm
Press
to change your selection
DVD
Note: Menu languages vary by disc.
Disc type
Current title
Audio type
Subtitle
0:00:10 0:04:45
DVD
Angle 2/2
Title 1/10 Chapter 2/20
Audio
1 Eng
5.1Ch
Subtitle
1 Eng
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
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Elapsed time of the current title
Angle
Current chapter
Remote Control Operation
Advanced Features
STANDBY
Modes and Features Setup
Advanced Features
Video Setup
During playback, press STANDBY to stop the
player and return to standby mode.
While the player is in standby, press STANDBY
or any key on the front panel to resume normal
operation.
Select [Video] in the Setup Menu, and press ENTER to display the [Video] sub menu :
Language
Press
to
select the menu
item
Video
Audio
MoreAud
TV shape
4:3 PS
TV system
NTSC
Video Output
S-Video
A . Press ENTER or
B. Press
Rating
to set
to return to the Setup Menu
Select [TV shape], and press ENTER or
to display the [TV shape] submenu:
OPEN/CLOSE
To open the disc tray, press OPEN/CLOSE.
To close the disc tray, press OPEN/CLOSE again.
Language
Video
Audio
MoreAud
TV shape
4:3 PS
4:3 PS
TV system
NTSC
4:3 LB
Video Output
S-Video
16:9
A . Press ENTER to confirm
0-10+ keys
These keys are used to input the time, as well as
title, chapter and track numbers.
When a numeric item is displayed on the screen,
press the 0-10+ keys to select the desired entry,
and press ENTER to confirm.
Rating
Press
to change your selection
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
[4:3 PS] -Pan and scan refers to pictures where part of pictures is cut
off so it fills the whole screen.
[4:3LB] -Letter Box refers to pictures where black bands appear at the
top and bottom.
[16:9] -The picture fills the screen of a wide-screen (16:9) television.
Note: Not all DVDs offer movies in Full Screen format. If not, the disc will override your
TV Display setting and the movie will be displayed in Letterbox format.
Select [TV system] and press ENTER or
Language
Video
to display the [TV system] sub menu :
Audio
MoreAud
Rating
TV shape
4:3 PS
TV system
NTSC
NTSC
Video Output
S-Video
PAL
Press
to change your selection
AUTO
A-B
During playback, press A-B to select point A.
Press it again to select point B. The player will repeat the section from A
to B automatically.
Press A-B third time to cancel A-B repeat and clear points A and B.
Note: 1. During CD playback, points A and B must be within the same track.
During DVD playback, points A and B can be selected from different chapters.
A . Press ENTER to confirm
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu.
[NTSC] -Select if you are using NTSC signal system to match your TV set.
[PAL] -Select if you are using PAL signal system to match your TV set.
[AUTO]- Select if you are using AUTO signal system to match your TV set.
2. This function is subject to the disc.
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Modes and Features Setup
Select [Video Output], and press ENTER or
Advanced Features
to display
Language
Video
Audio
MoreAud
A . Press ENTER to confirm
TV shape
TV system
Note: The Composite video and
S-video output is always available.
Video Output
The More Audio menu includes Pro Logic and Subwoofer settings.
4:3 PS
Pro Logic Setting
NTSC
S-video
S-Video
YUV
YPbPr
[S-Video] -Select if you connected the DVD player
to your TV using thecomposite Video output.
[YUV] -Select if you connected the DVD player to your TV using the YUV output.
[Y Pb Pr] - Select if you connected the DVD player to your TV using progressive scan.
Press
Audio Setup
to change your selection
The Audio menu allows you to set the analog and digital audio outputs to correspond with the external components you have connected to the player. For example, if you connected the player to a TV using the Stereo Audio jacks, you should set Dolby Digital
and others settings to 2 channel to enjoy downmixed stereo audio.
You can set the audio format for each of the following sources: Dolby Digital, MP3, CD and Others.
DVD playback must be stopped in order to adjust the Audio setup.
AC-3 Setting
Follow these steps to set the analog and digital audio formats of
outgoing Dolby Digital 5.1 soundtracks:
Language Video Audio MoreAud Rating
A. From Stop mode, press SETUP.
B. Select Audio and press ENTER.
C. Select AC-3 and press ENTER.
Analog Out
Digital Out
D. Set Analog Out to:
AC3
5.1 channel
PCM
6 Channel (default) To output Dolby Digital 5.1 channel audio
5.1 channel
PCM
MP3/WMA
from the 5.1 channel analog audio outputs; e.g., to a 5.1 cha2 channel
PCM
OTHERS
PCM
2 channel
nnel amplifier.
2 Channel To output downmixed 2 channel stereo from the
stereo audio outputs; e.g., to a VCR or TV.
E.
Set Digital Out to:
PCM (default) To output 2 channel digital from the optical/coaxial digital audio outputs; e.g., to a Minidisc recorder.
RAW To output the raw 5.1 channel digital bitstream form th optical/coaxial digital audio outputs; e.g., to an
external amplifier with a Dolby Digital decoder.
Off To disable Dolby Digital decoder.
F.
Press SETUP to save and exit.
PCM
Raw
Off
5.1 channel
2 channel
Video
Audio
MoreAud
The Rating menu allows you to block playback
of DVDs based on their ratings.
Rating
Language
Password
AC3
MP3/WMA
Others
Analog Out
5.1 channel
5.1 channel
2 channel
2 channel
Digital Out
PCM
PCM
PCM
PCM
PCM
Off
5.1 channel
2 channel
Others Setting
Language Video Audio MoreAud Rating
Follow these steps to set the outgoing analog and digital audio format
of others tracks:
Analog Out
Digital Out
A. From Stop mode, press SETUP.
PCM
5.1 channel
AC3
B. Select Audio and press ENTER.
PCM
PCM
5.1 channel
C. Select Others and press ENTER.
Raw
PCM
2 channel
D. Set Analog Out to:
MP3/WMA
Off
2 Channel (default) To output 2 channel stereo audio from the
PCM
2 channel
Others
5.1 channel
stereo audio output; e.g.,to a VCR or TV.
2 channel
E. Set Digital Out(from Optical Out) to:
PCM (default) To output 2 channel digital audio from the optical/coaxial digital audio outputs; e.g.,to a Minidisc recorder.
Raw To output the raw 2 channel digital bitstream form th optical/coaxial digital audio outputs; e.g., to an external
amplifier.
Off To disable CD others audio output..
F.
Press SETUP to save and exit.
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You must indicate in the menu system whether or not your audio setup includes a Subwoofer
(the 1in 5.1 sourround sound).
A. From Stop mode, press SETUP.
Language Video Audio More Aud Rating
B. Select More Audio and press ENTER.
Pro Logic
Auto
C. Select Subwoofer and press ENTER.
Subwoofer
D. Select the desired Subwoofer setting and press
On
On
Pinknoise
Off
ENTER.
Off
DRC
Off
On (default) Indicates that you are using a SubwCTRL
CNTR
Oms
oofer for LFE (low frequency effects) signals.
CTRL
REAR
Oms
LPCM 48K DS Off
E. Press SETUP to save and exit.
Rating Setup
MP3 Setting
Language
The DVD player has a built-in Dolby Pro Logic decoder to provide virtual surround sound for PCM
(stereo) source material from the 5.1 channel analog audio outputs.
A. From Stop mode, press SETUP.
B. Select More Audio and press ENTER.
Language Video Audio More Aud Rating
C. Select Pro Logic and press ENTER.
Pro Logic
Off
Auto
D. Select the desired Pro Logic setting and press
Subwoofer
On
ENTER:
On
Pinknoise
Off
Auto Stereo audio soundtracks will
Off
DRC
Off
be output in Dolby Pro Logic mode.
CTRL Oms
CNTR
On All audio soundtracks will be output in
REAR
CTRL Oms
LPCM 48K DS Off
Dolby Pro Logic mode.
Off (default ) Dolby Pro Logic decoding will always
be inactive.
E. Press SETUP to save and exit.
Subwoofer Setting
PCM stands for Pulse Code Modulation, and is the standard 2-channel stereo format used for audio Cds.
Follow these steps to set the outgoing digital audio format of MP3
tracks (Note: The analog format is fixed to 2 channel ):
A.
From Stop mode, press SETUP.
B.
Select Audio mode, press ENTER.
C.
Select MP3 and press ENTER.
D.
Set Digital Out to:
PCM (default) To output 2 channel digital from the optical/coaxial
digital audio outputs; e.g.,to a Minidisc recorder.
Off To disable MP3 digital output.
E.
Press SETUP to save and exit.
Advanced Features
More Audio Setup
Rating
the [Video Out] submenu:
B. Press SETUP to exit the Setup Menu
Modes and Features Setup
Video
Audio
MoreAud
Rating
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Setting the Password & Rating Level
Rating
8. Adult
The DVD player allows you to block playback
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of inappropriate content with a passwordprotected Rating system (not all discs are rated).
A. From Stop mode, press SETUP.
B. Select Rating and press ENTER.
C. Select Rating and press ENTER repeatedly to set the rating from 1 (most restrictive)
to 8( least restrictive ).
If a password has already been set, the lock icon will be closed. You will not be
able to select Rating until you SELECT the correct password using the 0-9 keys.
D. Select Password.
E. Use the 0-9 keys to SELECT a 4-digit password and press ENTER. The lock icon will
close to indicate that the rating and password are set.
F. Press SETUP to save and exit.
Not all DVDs are rated.
DVDs that are rated higher than the level you select will not play without SELECTING
the correct password.
If you forget your Rating password, select 8888 to clear the memory. Keep this password out of reach of children as if will always unlock the Parental Control setting.
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3:PG
4:PG-13
5:PG-R
6:R
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8:Adult