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Quick Reference
PSP-1004
7010187 GB
Introduction
Using the Home Menu
GAME
Playing games
VIDEO
Category
Playing video
MUSIC
Playing music
Item
PHOTO
Displaying images
Busy icon:
NETWORK
Connecting to the
Internet
SETTINGS
Adjusting PSP® system
settings
This icon is displayed when a page is loading.
1
Select a category using the left or right
button.
2
Select an item using the up or down
button.
3
Press the button to confirm the
selected item.
This document describes basic operations of the PSP® system. For detailed instructions, refer to the online user’s guide
(
page 23).
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Directional buttons:
button:
Used to select
categories/items
POWER
HOME button:
Returns to the Home Menu
Cancels selected
operations
HOLD
HOME
VOL
SELECT
button:
START
Confirms selected
items
button: Displays the options menu/control panel
Select an icon, and then press the
to display the options menu.
Icons
button
Options menu
While playing content, press the
to display the control panel.
button
Control panel
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Preparation
Checking the package contents
Check that you have all of the following items.
If any items are missing, contact the appropriate PSP® customer service helpline which can be found within
every PSP® format software manual.
R
POWE
HOLD
T
STAR
SELE
5V
CT
L
VO
HOME
AC Adaptor
PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system
Printed Materials
Battery Pack
Preparation
Checking the package contents
Supplied with the Value Pack only
About the PSP® system documentation
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The PSP® system documentation includes the
following:
• Safety and Support
Before using the product, carefully read this document first.
It contains safety information related to the use of the PSP®
system, troubleshooting, specifications and other
information.
• Quick Reference (this document)
Headphones* with Remote Control
This document contains information on basic hardware
operations of the PSP® system.
* Ear Friendly Headphones
• User’s Guide
Memory Stick Duo™ (32 MB)
(access from : eu.playstation.com/manuals)
This online document is accessed through the Internet and
contains detailed information related to the use of the PSP®
system software (
page 23).
Pouch
Wrist Strap
Cloth
02
Preparation
Preparing the PSP® system for use
Charging the battery
Before using the PSP® system for the first time after
purchase, you must follow these steps to charge the
battery.
1 Insert the Battery Pack.
While holding down the PUSH button, slide the battery
cover in the direction of the arrow. Align the bottom
surface of the Battery Pack with the system to attach
the battery.
Caution
UMD
PUSH
1
P
• The socket-outlet shall be installed near the equipment
and shall be easily accessible.
• Do not plug the AC Power Cord for the PSP® system into
an electrical outlet until you have made all other
connections.
2
Notice
Do not use the PSP® system with the AC Adaptor when
the Battery Pack is not inserted in the system. If the AC
Adaptor is disconnected suddenly, it may result in damage
to the system.
Align the tabs, and then slide the cover in the direction of the
arrow until it locks firmly into place.
UMD
PUSH
4
3
Preparation
Preparing the PSP® system for use
2Attach the AC Adaptor to charge the
battery.
1
POWER
HOLD
HOME
VOL
SELECT
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Initial setup
Slide the POWER/HOLD switch up.
POWER indicator
START
POW
ER
1
SE
LE
CT
STA
RT
HOL
D
POWER/HOLD switch
The POWER indicator lights up in green, and the initial setup
screen is displayed.
2Follow the on-screen instructions to
make settings for system language, time
zone, date and time and nickname.
When you have completed initial setup, the Home Menu
(
page 2) is displayed.
The POWER indicator lights
up in orange, indicating that
charging has begun. The
POWER indicator will turn
off when the battery is fully
charged.
2 To electrical
outlet
Hints
•See “Using the on-screen keyboard” (
page 24) for
information on entering characters.
•Settings made during initial setup can be changed later in
(Settings). See the user’s guide (
page 23) for details.
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Preparation
Part names and functions
System
OPEN latch (top) (
page 12)
LCD screen
L button
R button
Directional buttons
button
button
button
button
Memory Stick Duo™
access indicator
(
page 13)
POWER indicator
WLAN switch (left side)
POWER
HOLD
WLAN access indicator
HOME
SELECT
VOL
START
Lights up when using the
wireless LAN feature
Analog stick
START button
SELECT button
HOME button
Sound button
Displays the Home Menu
Volume + button
switch (right side)
(
page 10)
(
ME
HO
page 10)
POWER/HOLD
HOLD indicator
Strap holder
Volume - button
(
(
page 9)
Display button
(
page 9)
page 10)
Preparation
Part names and functions
Using the sound button
Press and release
Each time you press the button, the tone
changes among HEAVY
POPS
JAZZ
UNIQUE
OFF. *1
Press for more
than one second
The sound is muted. *2
*1 : The tone can be changed only when using headphones.
Also, the tone setting is temporarily set to “OFF” during
gameplay.
*2 : To clear muting, press the sound button again. You can also
clear by pressing the volume + or volume - button on the
system or on the Remote Control.
Using the display button
Press and release
Each time you press the button, the
display changes among three levels of
screen brightness. *1
Press for more
than one second
The backlight turns off and the screen
goes blank. *2
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Headphones with Remote Control
The headphones with Remote Control are supplied
with the Value Pack and are also sold separately.
HOME
VOL
2
Headphones
1
Remote Control
*1 : The highest level (level 4) can be selected only while the
PSP® system is plugged in using the AC Adaptor.
*2 : To turn the backlight back on, press any of the PSP®
system buttons.
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Basic operations
Power and sleep mode functions
Use the POWER/HOLD switch to turn the system on
or off, or to put it into sleep or hold mode.
POWER/HOLD switch
A
Turning the system on /
Putting into sleep mode
Slide up
B
Turning the system off
Slide up and hold for more
than three seconds
C
Locking the system buttons*
Slide down
*All operations using system buttons are locked.
POWER indicator
POW
A
ER
SE
LE
CT
STA
RT
HOL
D
B
C
Solid green
Power on
Solid orange
Charging
Flashing green
Charge level is low
Light off
Power off/in sleep mode
POWER/HOLD switch
POWER indicator
HOLD indicator
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HOLD indicator
Solid yellow
In hold mode
Basic operations
Power and sleep mode functions
Sleep mode
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If the PSP® system is switched to sleep mode, the
software that is playing will be paused. When sleep
mode is cleared, you can begin playback from the point
where the system entered sleep mode.
Hints
•To clear sleep mode, slide the POWER/HOLD switch up
again. During video or audio playback, you can press the
u button of the Remote Control to clear sleep mode.
•Some software may prevent the system from entering sleep
mode.
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05
Basic operations
Playing content on UMD™ and Memory Stick Duo™ media
3Select the icon, and then press the
UMD™ content
1Slide the OPEN latch to open the disc
button.
cover.
2
Insert a UMD™.
The icon is displayed in the Home Menu.
Do not touch the recorded surface.
Playback begins.
OPEN latch
L
OPEN
R
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Hints
• Press the HOME button to quit a game.
•To remove the UMD™, stop playback and then slide the
OPEN latch to open the disc cover.
Basic operations
Playing content on UMD™ and Memory Stick Duo™ media
Content on Memory Stick Duo™ media
3Select the icon, and then press the
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button.
Warning
Keep Memory Stick Duo™ media out of the reach of small
children, as the media could be swallowed by accident.
1 Open the slot cover.
2Press the Memory Stick Duo™ media
until fully inserted.
The icon is displayed in the Home Menu.
A list of contents that can be played is displayed.
Front side
Slot cover
Hint
To remove the Memory Stick Duo™ media, press the media
once in the direction of the arrow.
Notice
When the Memory Stick Duo™ access indicator (
page 8)
is lit, do not eject the Memory Stick Duo™ media, turn off the
system, or put the system into sleep mode. Doing so may
cause data loss or corruption.
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06
Basic operations
Checking the battery charge level
Battery charge level
There is plenty of power left.
The battery is getting low.
The battery has almost run out.
No battery power remains. The POWER indicator
flashes green. Recharge the battery.
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Hints
•If the POWER indicator flashes green, save game progress
and recharge the battery. If the battery runs out before you
save, game progress will be lost.
•Depending on the usage conditions and environmental
factors, the charge level display may vary from the actual
charge level.
•If the PSP® system is left unused after the battery runs out,
the date and time settings may be reset. If this occurs, the
date and time setting screen will be displayed the next time
the system is turned on.
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Basic operations
Copying music/videos/images
Copy music/video/image files to Memory Stick Duo™ media and play or view files on the PSP® system.
Copy methods vary depending on the device and software in use as well as file type. The following instructions
are based on the most common copying methods.
Music/video/image source
1 To a PC
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2 To a PSP® system
Examples:
USB cable
Audio CD
Mini-B (5-pin) type
PC
Digital video camera
Digital still camera
Hints
•If using a USB cable, connect the cable to the PSP® system
and the PC, select
(USB Connection) under
(Settings) and then press the
button.
•You can connect to a PC with an operating system that
supports the USB mass storage class.
•Instead of a USB cable, you can use a Memory Stick USB
reader/writer (not included) or a PC with a Memory Stick™
slot.
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Basic operations
Copying music/videos/images
Copying music files
Example: Importing video from a digital video camera
1. Import
1. Import
Use compatible software to import music tracks from an
audio CD to a PC.
Import video to a PC.
2. Copy
Create a folder named “MUSIC” on Memory Stick Duo™
media using a PC, and then save music files in the folder.
MUSIC
Hint
File formats that can be played include MP3, AAC, and
ATRAC.
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Copying video files
Example: Importing music tracks from an audio CD
Import methods vary depending on the device in use. For
details, refer to the instructions supplied with the device.
2. Convert/Copy
Use compatible software to convert the video to a file
format that can be played on the PSP® system. Then, create
a folder named “VIDEO” on the Memory Stick Duo™ media
and save the video files in the folder.
VIDEO
Basic operations
Copying music/videos/images
Copying image files
Example: Importing images from a digital still camera
1. Import
Import images to a PC.
Import methods vary depending on the device in use. For
details, refer to the instructions supplied with the device.
2. Copy
Create a folder named “PICTURE” on Memory Stick Duo™
media using a PC, and then save image files in the folder.
Conversion software
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PC software such as the following*1 can be used to
copy files. When you use the following software to
copy files to Memory Stick Duo™ media, the necessary
folders are created automatically.
•Media Manager for PSP® (PlayStation®Portable)
System*2
You can use this software to convert music, video and image
files to the required formats.
• SonicStage*2
PICTURE
Hints
•If using a digital still camera that supports Memory Stick
Duo™ media, you can view images by inserting the media
from the camera directly into the PSP® system.
•You can view image files in formats such as JPEG (DCF 2.0/
Exif 2.21 compliant), TIFF and GIF.
You can use this software to import music files from an audio
CD to your PC.
• Image Converter*3
You can use this software to convert video files to an MP4
format that can be played on the PSP® system.
*1 All Sony products sold separately
*2You must use this software to transfer music files in ATRAC
format. Also, the device that the Memory Stick Duo™ media is
connected to must be compatible with MagicGate™.
*3Image Converter software version 1.5 or earlier is not
compatible with the PSP® system.
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08
Network
Adjusting network settings
Required items
Warning
Turn off the WLAN switch when in crowded places, such as
in a crowded train. If a person nearby is using a pacemaker,
it is possible that the radio waves could affect the
pacemaker.
Example of a network configuration
Network equipment connections and setup methods
vary depending on the equipment used.
Connect to the network
through an access
point.
Network device
such as a DSL or
cable modem
Access point or
wireless router
PC
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Internet
line
The following items are generally required to set up the
system to connect to a network.
• Subscription to an Internet service provider
• A network device, such as a DSL or cable modem
•A WLAN access point or a wireless broadband
router
•Settings for the access point (SSID, WEP key, WPA
key, etc. as specified when the access point was
configured)
Hints
•An access point is a device used to connect to a wireless
network.
•A wireless broadband router is a device that includes both
router and access point functions. A router is required if you
are connecting a PC and the PSP® system to one Internet line
at the same time.
•SSID, WEP and WPA keys are types of wireless network
information. They may be required when connecting to an
access point or a router. This information is generally set in
the access point or router using a PC. For details, refer to the
instructions supplied with the access point or router.
Network
Adjusting network settings
Creating a new network connection
You can adjust network settings to connect to an
access point and save the network connection data
on the system. Network settings may vary depending
on the equipment in use and the network environment.
The following instructions are based on the most
common network configuration and may not apply to
all installations.
4Select “Scan”, and then press the
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right button.
1Select
(Network Settings) under
(Settings) from the Home Menu, and
then press the
button.
2Select “Infrastructure Mode”, and then
press the
button.
3Select “New Connection”, and then
press the
button.
Hint
When using an access point that supports automatic setup,
select “Automatic” and then follow the on-screen instructions to
automatically complete the necessary settings. For information
on access points that support automatic setup, contact the
access point manufacturer.
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Network
Adjusting network settings
5Select the access point that you want to
use, and then press the
button.
An SSID is a code or a name that is assigned to the access
point. If you do not know which SSID to use or if the SSID is
not displayed, contact the person who set up or maintains
the access point.
6Confirm the SSID for the access point,
and then press the right button.
7Select the security settings as
necessary, and then press the right
button.
Security settings vary depending on the access point in use.
To determine which settings to use, contact the person who
set up or maintains the access point.
8Enter the encryption key, and then press
the right button.
The encryption key field will display an asterisk (*) for each
character you enter. If you do not know the key, contact the
person who set up or maintains the access point.
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Network
Adjusting network settings
9Select “Easy” or “Custom” and adjust
settings as necessary.
Easy
Basic settings are set automatically.
Custom
You can manually enter detailed settings
information. For information on settings, refer to
the instructions supplied by the Internet service
provider or with the network device.
11Check the setting list.
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The setting values you entered are displayed. Follow the
on-screen instructions to complete your network settings.
Hints
•If the connection test fails, follow the on-screen instructions
to check the settings. Network settings for the connection
can be changed from the options menu. For additional
information, refer to the instructions supplied with the access
point or router, or contact your Internet service provider.
•Depending on the access point in use, you may need the
MAC address for your system when connecting to a network.
You can find the MAC address under
(Settings)
(System Settings)
“System Information”.
•For additional information on network settings, refer to the
online user’s guide (
page 23).
If you select “Custom”, follow the on-screen instructions and
adjust settings as necessary.
10Check the connection name, and then
press the right button.
You can revise the connection name to use any name you
like.
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09
Network
Connecting to the Internet
4Using the on-screen keyboard (
Using the Internet browser
1Check that you have access to a
wireless network.
2Select
(Internet Browser) under
(Network) from the Home Menu, and
then press the
button.
page
24), enter the address for the Web page.
After you have entered the address, the PSP® system will
connect to the Internet. While the page is loading, the busy
icon is displayed in the lower right corner of the screen.
When a connection is successfully established, the Web
page will be displayed.
The Internet browser starts.
3Using the up button, select the address
bar, and then press the
button.
The on-screen keyboard is displayed.
Address bar
Busy icon
Basic operations of the Internet browser
Menu bar
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Network
Connecting to the Internet
button +
analog stick
Scroll in any direction
button +
directional button
Scroll by screen
L button
Go back to the previous page
button
Switch between displaying or not
displaying the menu bar*
*From the menu bar, you can access various features and
settings such as “Back” and “Close Page”.
Viewing the user’s guide
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You can use the Internet browser to view the online
user’s guide for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable)
system.
1From the Home Menu, select
(Online
Instruction Manuals) under
(Network),
and then press the
button.
The user’s guide page is displayed.
Hints
•If you try to open a Web page using the Internet browser
when a connection to the Internet has not been established,
the system will automatically try to connect to the Internet.
•With the default setting, the most recently used connection
will be automatically selected when connecting to the Internet.
PSP® system software user’s guide
access from : eu.playstation.com/manuals
The guide can also be viewed using your PC’s Web browser.
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Keyboard
Using the on-screen keyboard
Control panel item list
Cursor
Text entry field
Function keys
(displays characters
as they are entered)
Keyboard keys
Function
Enters a space
When entering text in the Internet
browser address field, previously
entered addresses are displayed.
Addresses are displayed only when
input mode is set to Web address
shortcuts.
Confirms characters that have been
typed but not entered, and exits the
keyboard
Cancels characters that have been
typed but not entered, and exits the
keyboard
Moves the cursor
Alphabet/symbol keys
Input mode display
Text entry options
Deletes the character to the left of
the cursor
Displays a diagram showing the
system buttons and their usage
Switches between upper and lower
case
Enters a line break
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Keyboard
Using the on-screen keyboard
Switching input mode
Entering characters
The number of input modes available varies depending
on the language selected. Each time you press the
SELECT button, the input mode changes among the
options in the diagram below:
Input mode
display
Input mode
Examples of characters you
can enter
Letters and
numbers
abcde
Letters and
numbers (with)
accented
letters)
éíóçñ
Numbers only
12345
Web address
shortcuts
.com .ne .html .gif
Hint
The language for the on-screen keyboard is linked to the
System Language. For example, if “System Language” is set to
“Français” under
(Settings)
(System Settings), the
French keyboard is displayed.
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This section will demonstrate how to enter text using
the word “FUN” as an example.
1Select “DEF3”, and then press the
button several times until “F” is
displayed.
Each time you press the
button, the character that is
entered in the text entry field is switched.
2Select “TUV8”, and then press the
button several times until “U” is
displayed.
3Select “MNO6”, and then press the
button several times until “N” is
displayed.
4Select “Enter”, and then press the
button.
The characters you entered will be confi rmed. Select “Enter”
again, and then press the
button to exit the keyboard.
Hint
If you select the a/A key while entering characters, you can
switch between upper and lower case.
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PSP® system updates
Updating the system software
Software updates may include security patches, new
or revised settings and features, and other items,
which will change your current operating system. It is
recommended that you always maintain your system to
use the latest version of the system software.
1 Obtain update data.
2 Use the update data to overwrite the
existing system software.
3T
he system software is
updated.
Notice
During an update:
• Do not remove the UMD™.
• Do not turn off the system.
• Do not disconnect the AC Adaptor.
If an update is cancelled before completion, the system
software may become damaged, and the system may
require servicing or exchange.
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Hints
•For the latest information on updates, visit
eu.playstation.com/psp
•Depending on the software title, you may not be able to play
without first updating the PSP® system software.
•After you have updated the system software, you cannot go
back to an earlier version.
•Before starting, check that the battery is charged. You may
not be able to start an update if the battery charge level is low.
PSP® system updates
Updating the system software
Update methods
You can perform an update in any of the following
ways. For detailed instructions, visit
eu.playstation.com/psp
2Insert a UMD™ that contains update
data.
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The update data icon and version number are displayed
under
(Game) in the Home Menu.
With an Internet connection
Network Update
Update using the PSP® system’s wireless LAN
feature.
By selecting
(Network Update) under
(Settings), you can connect to the Internet and
update your system to the latest system software.
Update using a PC
Update using a PC to download update data from the
Internet.
Without an Internet connection
Update using a UMD™
You can update using a UMD™ that contains update
data.
1Connect the AC Adaptor to the PSP®
system.
3Select
the
(PSP™ Update), and then press
button.
The update begins. Follow the on-screen instructions to
complete the update.
Checking the system software version
You can check system software version information by
selecting
(Settings)
(System Settings)
“System Information”. The current version is
displayed in the System Software field.
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Security Settings
Setting the parental control level
About parental control levels
Parental control levels on the PSP® system
The parental control level of the system can be either
turned off or set to one of 11 different levels.
Off
Turns off parental control
11-1
Sets the level of content to be restricted. A setting
of “1” is the most restrictive; “11” is the least
restrictive.
Parental control levels on content
Parental control levels on the system
The PSP® system includes a parental control feature.
You can use this feature to set a password and limit
the playback of content restricted by a parental control
level (games, videos and other content). By setting the
parental control level on the system, you can prevent
the playback of restricted content by children.
The default setting for the menu item is “9”.
The combination of the parental control levels of both
the PSP® system and the content determine whether
the content can be viewed. The combination of the
two levels is displayed in the table at right.
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Example: If the parental control level of the system is
set to “9”, content with a level from “1” to “9” can be
played on the system.
: Content can
be viewed.
: Content cannot
be viewed.
For further information about Parental Control Levels
and corresponding age groups, visit
eu.playstation.com/psp or refer to software manual.
Security Settings
Setting the parental control level
Setting the parental control level
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1Select
(Security Settings) under
(Settings), and then press the
button.
2Select “Parental Control Level”, and then
press the
button.
The password entry screen is displayed.
3Using the directional buttons, enter the
4-digit password, and then press the
button.
When entering a password for the first time after purchase,
enter “0000”.
4Select a level, and then press the
button.
The parental control level is set.
Hint
To change the password, select “Change Password” under
(Settings)
(Security Settings).
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” and “
” are registered trademarks, and “UMD” is a trademark of Sony Computer
Entertainment Inc.
“SONY” and “ ” are registered trademarks of Sony Corporation. Also “Memory Stick”, “Memory Stick Duo”, “
”, “SonicStage”, “MagicGate”
and “ATRAC” are trademarks of the same company.
eu.playstation.com/psp
Images shown in this document may vary from the images on your PSP® system, depending on the system software version in use.
© 2006 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved.
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