Curtis DVD5036 Home Theater System User Manual

PRECAUTIONS
Frequency Response:
Main Speakers
Surround Speakers
Center Speaker
Subwoofer
S/N Ratio
Input Sensitivity
Channel Resolution
Remote Control
Transmitter
Signal Range
Power Source
General
Power Supply
Consumed Power
Size (WxHxD)
200Hz-20kHz +/- 3dB
200Hz-20kHz +/- 3dB
200Hz-20kHz +/- 3dB
20Hz-200Hz +/- 3dB
> 76dB
350mv, 47k
> 30dB (Normal)
Infrared Ray
Approximately 15'
2 " AAA " Batteries
AC 120V~60Hz
105W
420 mm x 50 mm x 348 mm
Because its products are subject to continuous
improvement, We reserves the right to modify
product design and/or specifications without
notice and without incurring any obligations.
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A lightning bolt with an arrowhead symbol within
an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the
user to the presence of uninsulated "dangerous
voltage" within the product's enclosure that may
be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of
electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an equilateral
triangle is intended to alert the user to the
presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature
accompanying the appliance.
WARNING: TO AVOID THE DANGER OF FIRE
OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS
APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. NEVER
OPEN THE CABINET, AS DANGEROUS HIGH
VOLTAGES ARE CONTAINED INSIDE. ONLY
A QUALIFIED SERVICE TECHNICIAN SHOULD
ATTEMPT TO OPEN THE CABINET.
PROTECT YOURSELF!
Record the model and serial numbers for this
unit while it is easy to see them. These numbers
are located on the back of the unit's cabinet.
Retain this information for future reference.
Model Number
DVD5036
Serial No. _________________________
Retain this information for future reference.
WARNING
RISK OF ELECTRICSHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER
(OR BACK). THERE IS NO USER SERVICE
ABLE PART INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO
QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK,
MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE
SLOT, AND FULLY INSERT INTO ELECTRICAL
SOCKET.
CAUTION: This DVD receiver unit employs
a laser system. To prevent direct exposure to
the laser beam, do not open the enclosure.
Visible laser radiation is present when enclosure is open. DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM.
Additionally, the use of controls or adjustments
or performance of procedures other than those
specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure.
To ensure proper use of this product, please
read this owner's manual carefully and retain
for future reference. Should the unit require
maintenance, contact an authorized service
centre.
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IMPORTANT-SAFETY INFORMATION
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CAUTION: Is it important that you read and follow all
of the instructions in this booklet and any marked on
the unit itself. Retain this booklet for future reference.
Accessories--- Never place this product on an unstable platform, stand, cart, wall mount, shelf, or
table. The product may fall, causing serious personal
injury to persons and pets, as well as seriously
damaging the product. Use only with a stable platform,
stand, cart, wall mount, shelf, or table that has been
recommended by CURTIS or sold with the product .
Any mounting of the product should follow the
manufacturer's instructions, and use a mounting
accessory recommended by the manufacturer.
This unit while positioned on some type of cart must
be moved with care. Quick stops, excessive force,
and uneven surfaces may cause the product and
cart combination to overturn.
Attachments---Use only approved attachment as
they may cause hazards.
Cleaning--- Always unplug this unit from the wall
electrical outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid or
aerosol cleaners; use a damp cloth for cleaning.
Lightning--- For added product protection during
a lightning storm or when it is left unattended and
unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the
wall outlet and/or disconnect the antenna or cable
system. This will prevent damage to the product due
to lightning and power-line surges.
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 or into the product.
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 protection again stvoltage surges and
built-up static charges.
Overloading---Do not overload wall outlets, extension cords, or integral convenience receptacles, as
this may result in a fire or electric shock.
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.
JPEG FILES
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.
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. This DVD home theater
operates on AC 120V/60Hz. Do not turn off unit
immediately after turning on; wait at least 10 seconds.
Replacement Parts--- If replacement parts are
required, be sure the service technician has used
approved replacement parts or have the same
characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized
substitutions may result in fire, electric shock, or
other hazards.
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.
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.
TV System---This unit is compatible with television
sets featuring either the NTSC or PAL color system.
Ventilation---Slots and openings in the cabinet
are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable
operation and protection from overheating. These
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. Never place this product near
a heat source, such as heat registers, stoves,
radiators, or any other product that produces heat.
Water and Moisture---Do not use this product near
sources of water and moisture, such as bath tub, wash
bowl, kitchen sink, or wash machine; in a wet, damp
basement; or near a swimming pool or similar
locations. If moisture condensation occurs, remove
any disc, connect the unit's power cord to a wall outlet,
turn the unit on, and leave it on for two to three hours.
By then, the unit will have warmed up and evaporated
any moisture.
JPEG adoptting the most efficient compression
is widely used as picture storage type flattened and
stored format.
Even if pictures are compressed 15-20 times.
They still have good effect. Supported by most
picture processing software, fit for picture storage,
it has small data and easy use .This machine can
read. JPEG-fomat-made picture CD disc.
Press revelant number key to select picture display.
1.Put in disc correctly, the machine begins to
search disc information.
2. Press number key to select picture.
3. It s efficient only in present picture when
press number key.
Select to play by menu
1. Put in disc, machine searches disc information
andmain menu displays on screen. press number
key from 1 to select picture. press play key to make
sure.
2. Press direction key to select picture then press
play key.
3. In condition of stop. press direction key to select
other pictures.
4. In condition of stop. select the first line file item
on the right. Then press play key, to return to upper
menu.
TROUBLE SHOOTING
This handy trouble-shooting guide is
provided to save you time in case you experience
any inconvenience with this DVD player. If the
problem is not listed or if the provided solution
does not correct the problem, please return to
point of sales within 12 months of purchase.
Problem Possible Solution
No power
1. Check to ensure that the power plug is
securely in the wall outlet.
No sound
1. Check the connection between the DVD
player and the TV set, amplifier, or any
other unit it is connected to.
2.Check to ensure the TV and amplifier are
in the correct mode.
No picture
1. Check the connection between the DVD
player and the TV set or any other unit it
is connected to.
2.Check to make sure TV is turned on.
Disc does not play
1.Check to make sure the disc is loaded
correctly label side facing up on disc tray.
2.Check that disc is clean from dirt, dust,
fingerprints, and smudges.
3.Check to ensure disc is with in the guides
on the tray.
4.Check if parental lock function is on.
5.Make sure disc is for use in region
Remote does not work.
1. Check batteries; possibly replace.
2. Check to ensure there isn't any obstacles
between the remote sensor on the unit's
front panel and the remote control.
3.Be sure the remote is aimed at the remote
sensor.
Divided picture
1.Check that disc is clean and has no
scratches.
2.The unit is controlled by a micro computer,
which may need to be reset. Turn off the
unit's power, wait several seconds, then
turn back on.
No color picture
1.Check to see if the S connector is damaged (bent pin).
MP3 discs don't play
1. Use another software edition to re burn
disc, as the edition used may not be compatible with the player.
2. Use new editions of software such as Audio
station 4, "E asy CD Creator " , To ast
Titanium, etc.
3. Make sure MP3 file is not encoded with a
variable bit rate, such as provided by Real
Networks.
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.. Prefrence page ..
TV type
Audio
Subtitle
Disc menu
Parental
Default
NTSC
ENG
ENG
ENG
8 ADULT
RESET
Preferred menu language
DVD5036
DVD & AMPLIFIER SYSTEM
DVD/CD/MP3/CD-RW/HDCD
OPEN/CLOSE
PLAY
STOP
PREV
VOLUME
NEXT
POWER
DOWN
UP
SR
SL
FR
FL
CEN
SW
120V~60Hz
Pr
Pb
Y
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
SPEAKERS IMPEDANCE 6
8
10
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SR
SL
FR
FL
CEN
SW
120V~60Hz
Pr
Pb
Y
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
SPEAKERS IMPEDANCE 6
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Radio signals may be difficult to receive in
some buildings and under certain conditions.
The provided antennas will help in their reception.
They are intended for indoor use only.
AM Loop Antenna
The placement of the AM loop antenna should
be in a direction that provides the clearest
reception. Keep as far as possible from DVD
receiver, TV set, and speaker and power cords.
If reception remains poor, an outdoor antenna
may be necessary.
FM Indoor Antenna
The FM antenna should be fully extended
and in a direction that provides the clearest
signal. Secure the antenna ends in a location
where distortion is a minimum. If reception
remains poor, an outdoor antenna may be
necessary.
To connect the FM antenna:
1.Open cable terminal by pressing back on tab
2.Insert wire end
3.Release tab; make sure wire is in terminal
securely
N/P
This DVD receiver supports video output of
various systems, including auto, NTSC, and PAL.
The picture will blink and become colourless
when the wrong system is selected. If this
occurs, press the N/P key on the remote control,
then select the correct system (NTSC for North
America, PAL for Europe). For more information
on output format, refer to the TV set's manufacturer's instructions.
Subtitles
The unit has the capability to display subtitles
in any of 32 different languages.
1. Press the SUBTITLE key. The subtitle
menu will appear. Select the desired language
by pressing the SUBTITLE key.
SUBTITLE 02/08 ENGLISH
SUBTITLE
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To connect the AM loop antenna:
1.Hold down handle
2.Insert wire end into hole
3.Release handle
Position for best reception
2. To remove the subtitles from view, press
the SUBTITLE key until they disappear.
AM
SUBTITLE OFF
FM
Outdoor AM antenna
Coaxial cable(75 ohm)
FM
Coaxial cable (75 ohm)
Outdoor FM antenna
Note: The disc being played must be multisubtitle encoded.
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BASIC DVD
OPERATION
CONNECTING
POWER SUPPLY
FUNCTIONS
POWER
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Memory Playback
This unit allows the viewer to stop playback,
then later continue playback from that exact disc
location. Press the STOP key to halt playback.
The unit then will memorize the location where
playback was stopped. To resume watching,
press the RESUME or PLAY key and the unit will
resume playback from the exact location where
playback was stopped. (Exclude Mp3 DISC)
When you play DVD discs, press MENU or
TITLE key return menu and title, the unit then
will memorize the location, To resume watching
press the RESUME key and the unit will resume
playback from the exact location.
Before plugging the power cord into the AC outlet, check to make sure all of the connections
have been properly completed. When they have been, carefully plug power cord into outlet.
Press the POWER button on the front panel to power the unit. The display panel will light.
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When the unit is initially powered, a brief surge of electricity may cause interference with other
electronic equipment on the same circuit. If this occurs, connect the unit to an outlet on a different
circuit.
BASIC OPERATION
Selecting Sound Source
1. Press any function button (DVD, AM/FM,
AUX1, AUX2) to select the desired sound source.
The appropriate symbol will appear in the display.
2. When the AM/FM tuner button is pressed,
the last station listened to will play.
Note: The desired program source will not play
unless it and the selected signal button coincide
with the active program source signal input.
Volume Control
The volume may be adjusted by either turning
the large volume knob on the front panel or
using the appropriate volume button on the
remote control.
Mute
Pressing the MUTE button temporarily mutes
every speaker. To resume audio, press MUTE
button again.
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DVD5036
DVD & AMPLIFIER SYSTEM
DVD/CD/MP3/CD-RW/HDCD
OPEN/CLOSE
PRE/TUN
PLAY
AUTO
STOP
MEMO
PREV
DOWN
NEXT
UP
VOLUME
INPUT
POWER
DOWN
UP