Samsung | DVD-V642K | Samsung DVD-V642K User Manual

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Instruction Manual
DVD-V645K
DVD-V642K
STANDBY/ON
OPEN/CLOSE
KARAOKE SEARCH
KARAOKE
PROG / TRK
VOLUME
OK
PAL/NTSC
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Remote Control Overview
STANDBY/ON
OPEN/CLOSE
KARAOKE SEARCH
KARAOKE
PROG / TRK
VOLUME
OK
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Contents
Recording from Another VCR or Camcorder . 16
Foreword
Safety Instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Disc Type and Characteristics . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
DVD-VCR Overviews
Front View of the DVD-VCR . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Rear View of the DVD-VCR . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Display In dicators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Connecting Your DVD-VCR
Inserting Batteries in the Remote Control . . . .
Connecting DVD-VCR to the TV
using the A/V Cable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Connecting DVD-VCR to a Satellite
Receiver or Other Equipment . . . . . . . . . . . .
Deck Control Keys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Copying from DVD to VCR . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Setting the Date and Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
KARAOKE Functions (VCR)
Using the KARAOKE Function . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
SCORE Function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
KARAOKE SEARCH Function . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
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DVD Functions
Choosing a Connection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Setting Up the Language Features . . . . . . . . 18
Setting Up the Audio Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Setting Up the Display Options . . . . . . . . . . . 20
Setting Up the Parental Control . . . . . . . . . . . 21
Special Playback Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
A/V Receiver Connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Component Connections (for DVD) . . . . . . . . 23
Adjusting the Aspect Ratio (EZ View) . . . . . . 24
Using the Display Function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
Changing the Camera Angle . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Selecting the Subtitle Language . . . . . . . . . . 26
Repeat Play . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Selecting the Audio Language . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Using the Mark Function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
MP3/WMA Play . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Program Play & Random Play . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
Picture CD Playback . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
DivX/XviD/MPEG4
Special Playback Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32
DivX/XviD/MPEG4 Playback . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33
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Setting Up Your DVD-VCR
Selecting the Colour Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Intelligent Picture Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Auto Power off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Screen Messages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Selecting the Cassette Type . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Repeat Play . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Recording Television Broadcasts
Selecting the Recording Speed . . . . . . . . . . . 11
S-VHS Play . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Recording a Programme Immediately . . . . . . 12
Protecting a Recorded Cassette . . . . . . . . . . 12
Recording a Programme with Automatic Stop 12
KARAOKE Functions (DVD)
Beginning Karaoke Functions . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Key Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Reserving a Song . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
Cancellation of reservation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Vocal Fader . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Guide Melody . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Score Function . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Types of Karaoke disc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35
Playing Back
Playing a Cassette . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Adjusting Picture Alignment Manually . . . . . . 13
Selecting the Audio Output Mode
★(DVD-V645K only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Playing a Cassette in Slow Motion . . . . . . . . . 14
Playing a Sequence Frame by Frame . . . . . . 14
Playing a Sequence at Variable Speeds . . . . 14
Searching for a Specific Sequence . . . . . . . . 15
Using the Tape Counter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Solving Problems
Technical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36
Problems and Solutions (VCR) . . . . . . . . . . . 37
Troubleshooting Guide (DVD) . . . . . . . . . . . . 38
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Safety Instructions
The following illustrations represent precautions.
The lightning bolt is a warning sign alerting you to dangerous voltage inside the product.
DO NOT OPEN THE DVD-VCR. Refer to service personnel.
10%
75%
40°C
H
H
5°C
Do NOT expose the DVD-VCR to
extreme temperature conditions
(below 5°C and above 40°C) or to
extreme humidity conditions (less
than 10% and more than 75%).
Do NOT expose the DVD-VCR to
direct sunlight.
Do NOT expose the DVD-VCR to
any liquids.
Do NOT place any objects on the
DVD-VCR or remote control.
During a storm and/or lightning,
unplug the DVD-VCR from the
mains socket and aerial.
If the remote control is not used for
a long period of time, remove the
batteries and store it in a cool, dry
place.
THIS DEVICE IS NOT FOR USE IN INDUSTRIAL
ENVIRONMENTS
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 by authorized by Macrovision Corporized 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.
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Disc Type and Characteristics
This DVD player is capable of playing the following types of discs with the corresponding logos :
Disc Types (Logos) Recording Types Disc Size
DVD
VIDEO-CD
Max. Playing Time
Characteristics
Audio
+
Video
12 Cm
Single-sided 240 min.
Double-sided 480 min.
• DVD contains excellent sound and video
due to Dolby Digital and MPEG-2 system.
8 Cm
Single-sided 80 min.
Double-sided 160 min.
• Various screen and audio functions can
be easily selected through the on-screen
menu.
Audio
+
Video
12 Cm
74 min.
8 Cm
20 min.
12 Cm
74 min.
8 Cm
20 min.
AUDIO-CD
Audio
• Video with CD sound, VHS quality &
MPEG-1 compression technology.
• An LP is recorded as an analog signal
with more distortion. CD is recorded as a
Digital Signal with better audio quality,
less distortion and less deterioration of
audio quality over time.
* DO NOT play CD-ROM, CD-I and DVD-ROM in this player!
(CDGs play audio only, not graphics.)
* It may not be to play CD-R,CD-RW and DVD-R in all cases due to the type of disc or condition of the recording.
Disc Markings
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PAL
NTSC
• Play Region Number
• PAL colour system in Australia, Newzealand, etc.
• NTSC broadcast system in U.S.A, Canada,
Korea, Japan, etc.
Play Region Number
Both the DVD player and the discs are coded by
region. These regional codes must match in order for
the disc to play. If the codes do not match, the disc
will not play.
The Region Number for this player is described
on the rear panel of the player.
• Dolby Digital disc
Progressive Scan Outputs (525p/625p)
STEREO
DIGITAL
SOUND
• Stereo disc
“Consumers should note that not all high definition
television sets are fully compatible with this product
and may cause artifacts to be displayed in the picture,
in case of 525 or 625 progressive scan picture problems, it is recommended that the user switch the connection to the ‘STANDARD DEFINITION’ output. If
there are questions regarding our TV set compatibility
with this model 525p and 625p DVD player, please
contact our customer servise center.”
• Digital Audio disc
• DTS disc
• Disc contains a Divx software product
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Front View of the DVD-VCR
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5
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3
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
DVD DECK
OPEN / CLOSE BUTTON
VIDEO CASSETE COMPARTMENT
EJECT BUTTON
STANDBY / ON BUTTON
REW / SKIP BACK BUTTON
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13
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10
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12
14
15
STOP BUTTON
PLAY / STILL BUTTON
F.F / SKIP NEXT BUTTON
RECORD BUTTON
COPY BUTTON
DVD / VCR SELECT BUTTON
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14
15
16
16
PROGRESSIVE BUTTON
VOLUME + / - BUTTON
ECHO BUTTON
MIC JACK
Rear View of the DVD-VCR
(DVD-V642K)
(DVD-V645K)
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2
3
2
3
4
5
LINE IN 1
LINE OUT TO TV (COMPOSITE)
AUDIO LINE OUT TO TV
(S-VIDEO OR COMPONENT)
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1
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4
5
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT SOCKET
(COAXIAL)
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
2
3
6
7
4
5
6
DIGITAL AUDIO OUT SOCKET
(OPTICAL)
S-VIDEO OUT JACK
Accessories
You have just purchased a SAMSUNG Video Cassette Recorder (DVD-VCR).
Together with your DVD-VCR, you will find the following accessories in the box.
REMOTE CONTROL
& BATTERIES
AUDIO & VIDEO
CABLE ★(DVD-V645K only)
AUDIO & VIDEO
CABLE ★(DVD-V642K only)
/ON
DBY
STAN
E
/CLOS
OPEN
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OWNER’S
INSTRUCTIONS
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Connecting DVD-VCR to the
TV using the A/V Cable
Display Indicators
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2
3
4
5
You can connect your DVD-VCR to the television using
the A/V cable if the appropriate input is available on
the television. You thus:
◆ Obtain better quality sound and pictures
◆ Simplify the setting up procedure of your
DVD-VCR
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1
2
3
The DVD Deck is active
A DVD, CD, VCD, or SVCD is loaded
The time, counter position, time remaining or
current deck status is displayed
VHS tape is inserted
The VCR Deck is active
A Timer Recording is programmed or in progress.
4
5
6
☛
Regardless of the type of connection chosen, you
must always connect the coaxial cable supplied.
Otherwise, no picture will be visible on the
screen when the DVD-VCR is switched off.
☛
Make sure that both the television and the
DVD-VCR are switched off before connecting the
cables.
1 Connect the coaxial cable as indicated on page 6.
2 Connect one end of the Audio/Video cable to the
Video output and Audio L, R output socket on the
rear of the DVD-VCR.
Inserting Batteries in the
Remote Control
3 Plug the other end into the appropriate connector
on the television.
4 To view DVD-VCR, you must select AV mode on
You must insert or replace the batteries in the remote
control when you:
◆ Purchase the DVD-VCR
◆ Find that the remote control is no longer
working correctly
your TV.
(DVD-V645K)
1 Push the tab in the direction of the arrow to release
TV
the battery compartment cover on the rear of the
remote control.
2 Insert two AAA, RO3 or equivalent batteries, taking
care to respect the polarities:
◆ + on the battery with + on the remote control
◆ – on the battery with – on the remote control
2
3
3 Replace the cover by aligning it with the base of
the remote control and pushing it back into place.
(DVD-V642K)
1
TV
➢
Do not mix different battery types (manganese
and alkaline for example).
2
3
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Connecting DVD-VCR to a
Satellite Receiver or Other
Equipment
Deck Control Keys
The DVD-VCR uses one set of controls to operate both
decks. The following keys are helpful in successfully
controlling each deck.
You can connect other audio and/or video equipment
to your DVD-VCR in different ways. The following
illustrations give a few examples of the connection
possibilities.
➢
1 STANDBY/ON Button
Press the STANDBY/ON button on the remote
control or front panel to turn on the DVD-VCR.
The AV input/output connectors on the rear of
the DVD-VCR are used for equipment, such as
camcorders, VCRs or sound systems.
2 DVD Button
Press the DVD button on the remote control when
you want to control the DVD deck.
◆ The DVD indicator will light on the Front
Panel Display to show that the DVD deck is
selected.
Camcorder
3 VCR Button
Press the VCR button on remote control when you
want to control the VCR deck.
◆ The VCR indicator will light on the Front Panel
Display to show that VHS deck is selected.
VCR
REAR OF THE
DVD-VCR
Sound system
➢
Before using the VCR operation of 9~17 pages,
press the VCR button on the remote control to
select VCR mode.
Before using the DVD operation of 17~35 pages,
press the DVD button on the remote control to
select and watch DVD.
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Copying from DVD to VCR
Setting the Date and Time
Your DVD-VCR contains a 24-hour clock and calendar
used to:
The DVD-VCR allows you to copy the contents of a
DVD to a VHS tape with a press of the COPY button.
◆ Automatically stop programme recording
◆ Preset your DVD-VCR to record a programme
automatically
You must set the date and time when:
◆ You purchase the DVD-VCR
◆ Do not forget to reset the time when you
change clocks from winter to summer time
and vice versa.
If the DVD you are attempting to copy is copy
protected, you will not be able to copy the
disc. It is not permitted to copy Macrovision®
encoded DVDs.
1 Insert Disc
☛
Insert the disc you wish to copy in the DVD deck
and close the drawer.
2 Insert VHS Tape
1 After pressing the MENU, press the OK or ❿.
Insert a blank VHS videotape into the VCR deck.
Result: The Setup menu is displayed.
3 Copy the DVD to VHS Tape
Press the COPY button on the DVD-VCR front
panel.
◆ The DVD will go into Play mode and the VCR
will go into Record mode.
◆ If the DVD disc menu appears, you may need
to press the PLAY button manually to begin
copying.
Language
: English
User Set
Auto Power Off
Screen Messages
: Off
: On
4 Stop the Copy Process
When the DVD is finished playing, press the VCR
button on the remote control and then press the
STOP button to end the copy.
◆ You must stop the Copy process manually
when the DVD movie ends or the DVD may
replay and record over and over again.
2 Press the corresponding
, ❷ buttons to select
the Clock option.
3 Press the OK or ❿ to select this option.
Result: The Clock Set menu is displayed.
Clock Set
Time
12 : 00
1
Date
Year
1 / JAN / 2004 THU
2
3
4 Press ➛ or ❿ to select the hour, minutes, day,
month and year.
Result: The option selected highlight.
5 Press the
or ❷ buttons to increase or decrease
the value.
Result: The day of the week is displayed
automatically.
➢
You can hold the ,❷ buttons down to scroll
more quickly through the values.
6 On completion, press RETURN to exit the menu.
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Selecting the Colour Mode
Intelligent Picture Control
Before recording or playing back a cassette, you can
select the required system standard.
➢
The Intelligent Picture Control Feature allows you to
adjust the sharpness of the image automatically,
according to your own preferences.
When you playback an NTSC-recorded tape on
this DVD-VCR make a setting on the colour
system according to your TV. If your TV is a
PAL system only TV, set NTPB.
If your TV is Multi System TV (NTSC 4.43
compatible), set NT4.43 and you can record
NT4.43.
1 During playback, press the MENU button on the
remote control.
2 Press the OK or ❿.
Result: The Setup menu is displayed.
3 Press the corresponding
,❷ buttons to select
the User Set option.
1 After pressing the MENU, press the OK or ❿.
4 Press the OK or ❿ buttons to select this option.
Result: The Setup menu is displayed.
2 Press the corresponding
Result: The User Set menu is displayed.
, ❷ buttons to select
the User Set option.
User Set
3 Press the OK or ❿ to select this option.
Result: The User Set menu is displayed.
User Set
Colour System
: Auto
IPC
: On
Colour System
: Auto
IPC
: On
On
Off
Auto
PAL
MESECAM
B/W
5 Press the corresponding
,❷ buttons, until the
IPC option is selected.
6 Press the OK or ❿ buttons to select the IPC
4 Press the corresponding
(intelligent picture control) option.
➢ When intelligent picture control mode is ON, the
sharpness of the image is adjusted
automatically.
, ❷ buttons, until the
Colour System option is selected.
5 Press the OK or ❿ button to select
Auto ➝ PAL➝ MESECAM ➝ B/W.
B/W
7 To adjust the sharpness manually, press the ❷
button to turn the IPC mode OFF.
Black and White
8 Press the ➛ or ❿ buttons until the picture is
6 On completion, press RETURN three time to exit
displayed according to your preferences.
➢ If you do not press a button within ten seconds,
the PICTURE menu disappears automatically.
the menu.
9 On completion, press the RETURN button.
➢
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You also can directly select this funtion using
IPC button on the remote control.
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Auto Power off
Screen Messages
The Auto Power Off feature automatically turns off
your DVD-VCR if no signal is received and you do not
press any button for the selected time.
1 After pressing the MENU, press the OK or ❿.
Result: The Setup menu is displayed.
2 Press the corresponding
,❷ buttons, until the
Auto Power Off option is selected.
Your DVD-VCR displays most information both on the
DVD-VCR and the television.
You can choose to display or hide this information on
the television screen (except for the SEARCH,
Programming MENU and Timer functions, which
cannot be hidden).
1 After pressing the MENU, press the OK or ❿.
2 Press the corresponding ,❷ buttons, until the
Screen Messages option is selected.
Language
: English
User Set
Auto Power Off
Screen Messages
: Off
: On
Off
1Hour
2Hour
3Hour
Language
: English
User Set
Auto Power Off
Screen Messages
: Off
: On
On
Off
3 Press the OK or ❿ buttons, until you select the time
of Auto Power Off interval.
3 To...
Press OK or ❿, until...
➝ Off ➝ 1Hour ➝ 2Hour ➝ 3Hour
4 On completion, press RETURN twice to exit the
Display on-screen information
On is displayed.
Hide on-screen information
Off is displayed.
menu.
4 On completion, press RETURN twice to exit the
menu.
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Selecting the Cassette Type
If you wish to use the tape counter to display the time
remaining on a cassette, you must indicate the type of
cassette inserted.
1 After pressing the MENU press the corresponding
,❷ buttons to select the VCR option.
2 Press the OK or ❿ buttons to select this option.
Result: The VCR Setup menu is displayed.
3 Press the corresponding
,❷ buttons, until the
Tape Select option is selected.
VCR Setup
Tape Select
: E180
Repeat Play
S-VHS
: Off
: Off
E180
E240
E260
E300
Selecting the Recording Speed
You can record a cassette at two different speeds:
◆ SP (Standard Play)
◆ LP (Long Play)
In Long Play modes:
◆ Each cassette lasts twice as long
◆ The recording is of a slightly lower
quality
To record a cassette... Press the SPEED button on
the remote control, until...
In standard play mode
In long play mode
4 Press the OK or ❿ buttons as many times as
SP is displayed.
LP is displayed.
Type
Recording Time (in SP)
E-180
180 mins. or 3 hours
E-240
240 mins. or 4 hours
E-260
260 mins. or 4 hours and 20 mins.
E-300
300 mins. or 5 hours
required, until the correct cassette length is
displayed.
E180
E240
E 300
E260
S-VHS Play
5 Press RETURN twice to exit the menu.
The DVD-VCR allows you to playback high quality SVHS tapes.
Repeat Play
VCR Setup
You can set repeat play to repeat the tape continuously
from beginning to end.
Tape Select
: E180
Repeat Play
S-VHS
: Off
: Off
Off
On
VCR Setup
Tape Select
: E180
Repeat Play
S-VHS
: Off
: Off
To...
Off
On
To...
Press OK or ❿, until...
S-VHS play
On is displayed.
Do not wish to S-VHS play
Off is displayed.
Press OK or ❿, until...
Repeat play
On is displayed.
Do not wish to repeat play
Off is displayed.
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Recording a Programme
Immediately
1 Switch on the television.
2 To monitor the programme being recorded, select
the television channel reserved for use with your
DVD-VCR (or the AV input if used).
3 Insert the cassette on which the programme is to be
recorded, with the window visible and the safety tab
intact or the opening covered with adhesive tape.
Result: The DVD-VCR is switched on automatically.
4 Select the recording speed by pressing the SPEED
button as many times as required (see page 11).
5 Hold REC (●) down for a while to start recording.
Result: The record indicator appears on the
television and DVD-VCR display. An index
is recorded on the tape (see page 15).
6 To stop recording, press ■ once.
➢
Recording a Programme with
Automatic Stop
This function enables you to record up to nine hours
(LP) of programmes.
Your DVD-VCR stops automatically after the requested
length of time.
1 Switch on the television.
2 To monitor the programme being recorded, select
3
4
◆ If your DVD-VCR ejects the cassette when you
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start recording, check to make sure that the
cassette’s safety tab is intact or that the
opening (created by a broken safety tab) is
covered with adhesive tape.
◆ If you reach the end of the tape while
recording, the cassette rewinds automatically.
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Protecting a Recorded Cassette
Video cassettes have a safety tab to prevent accidental
erasure. When this tab has been removed, you cannot
record on the tape.
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the television channel reserved for use with your
DVD-VCR (or the AV input if used).
Insert the cassette on which the programme is to
be recorded, with the window visible and the safety
tab intact or the opening covered with adhesive tape.
Result: The DVD-VCR is switched on automatically.
Select the recording speed by pressing the SPEED
button as many times as required. (see page 11)
Hold the REC button (●) down for a while to start
recording.
Result: The record indicator appears on the
television screen and DVD-VCR display. An
index is recorded on the tape.
(see page 15)
Press the REC button (●) several times to increase
the recording time in:
◆ 30-minute intervals up to four hours
◆ 1-hour intervals up to nine hours
Result: The length is displayed on the television
displays. The selected programme is
recorded for the length of time requested.
At the end of that time, the DVD-VCR stops
recording automatically and power off.
If you wish to cancel the recording before the end,
press STANDBY/ON.
☛
If the end of the tape is reached while recording:
◆ The recording stops and power off.
1 If you wish to protect a cassette, break off the tab
using a small screwdriver.
2 To re-record over a protected cassette (safety tab
LENGTH 2:30
broken), cover the hole with adhesive tape.
SET LENGTH :
PRESS REC ●
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Selecting the Audio Output
Mode ★ (DVD-V645K only)
Playing a Cassette
This function allows you to play back any pre-recorded
cassette.
1 Switch on both the television and your DVD-VCR.
2 Insert the video cassette to be played. If the safety
You can select the mode in which the sound is
reproduced on the loudspeakers and AV outputs. The
following options are available.
Option
tab on the cassette is intact, press ❿ll.
Otherwise, the cassette is played automatically.
➢
When a cassette is loaded, the tape position is
optimized automatically to reduce disturbance
(Digital Auto Tracking).
When playing a cassette, if the end of the
tape is reached, the cassette is rewound
automatically.
3 To...
Description
L
Used to listen to the sound on the left Hi-Fi
channel.
R
Used to listen to the sound on the right
Hi-Fi channel.
MIX
Used to listen to the mixed sound of the
Hi-Fi and normal channels.
MONO
Used to listen to the sound on the normal
mono channel.
Then press...
Stop the playback
Eject the cassette
■ (STOP).
LR
Used to listen to Hi-Fi stereo sound on the
left and right channels.
➢ When playing back tapes recorded in
Hi-Fi, the sound switches to Hi-Fi after
five seconds of Mono.
(EJECT).
Adjusting Picture Alignment
Manually
To select the sound mode, simply press the AUDIO
button on the remote control until the required option is
displayed.
L
R
LR
The Picture Adjustment feature allows you to adjust the
alignment manually to obtain the best possible picture.
When noise bars or streaks appear during playback,
adjust alignment manually by pressing the TRK buttons
until the picture is clear and stable.
Result:
◆ The tracking bar appears.
◆ The image is adjusted.
◆ The tracking bar disappears when you
release the button.
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MIX
MONO
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Playing a Cassette in Slow
Motion
You can play a cassette in slow motion.
➢
No sound is heard when playing back a
cassette in slow motion.
Playing a Sequence at
Variable Speeds
You can vary the playback speed using the Shuttle
function (up to nine times the normal speed).
Example:
1 Press:
◆
◆
◆
◆
◆
❿ll to start playing the cassette
❿ll button one more time to make still mode.
❿❿ to start SLOW mode.
➛➛ or ❿❿ button as many times as required to
decrease or increase the speed respectively
To return to the normal speed, press the ❿ll
button twice.
The Shuttle function is available on the Remote control
➢
☛
When you have been using the Slow Motion
function for more than about two minutes, the
DVD-VCR will automatically play to protect the:
◆ Cassette
◆ Video heads
◆
◆
◆
is changed as shown in the following illustration.
REVERSE REVERSE REVERSE
SLOW
PLAY
PLAY
PLAY STILL MOTION
X9
X5
X3
X1/10
You can
◆ Stop the cassette at a given frame (image)
◆ Advance one frame at a time
No sound is heard when playing back frame by
frame.
1 Press:
◆
◆
◆
❿ll to start playing the cassette
❿ll button one more time to make still mode.
F.ADV/STEP to advance frame by frame
2 To return to normal playback, press ❿ll.
➢
❿ll during playback
SHUTTLE (<<) to play the cassette backwards
SHUTTLE (>>) to play the cassette forwards
2 Each time you press a SHUTTLE button, the speed
Playing a Sequence Frame by
Frame
➢
No sound is heard when playing a sequence at
variable speeds.
1 Press:
2 When playing back in slow motion, picture
interference may occur.
Press the TRK buttons to minimize this effect.
You wish to analyse a sportsperson’s
technique, movement by movement.
Vertical stability: When playing back frame by
frame, interference may be seen on the screen.
Press the TRK buttons to minimize this effect.
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SLOW
PLAY PLAY PLAY
MOTION PLAY X3
X5 X9
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Searching for a Specific Sequence
Each time you record a cassette on this DVD-VCR, an
“index” is automatically marked on the tape when
recording starts.
The Search function allows you to fast-forward or
rewind to a specific index and start playback from that
point. Depending on the direction selected, the indexes
are numbered as follows:
Intro Scan
1 After pressing the SEARCH, press the
corresponding ,❷ buttons, until the Intro Scan
option is selected.
2 Press the OK or ❿.
3 Press the ➛➛ or ❿❿ buttons depending on the
➞
direction where your desired programme is located.
etc.
Prev
Seq. being
Next
Seq.
played
Seq.
2
➢
1
1
4 When an Index mark is found the DVD-VCR will
playback the tape for 5 seconds, after which it will
continue searching for the next Index mark.
etc.
2
5 If you want to watch the tape from a particular
Index, simply press ❿II twice.
This DVD-VCR uses a standard indexing system
(VISS). As a result, it will recognize any indexes
marked by other VCRs using the same system
and vice versa.
INTRO SCAN
:
Go To [0:00:00] Stop
Use this feature when you want to search for the
0:00:00 counter position on a cassette. Press the
CLEAR button at the point on the tape where you want
to set the counter to 0:00:00.
The VCR will rewind or fast forward, searching for the
0:00:00 counter position, and then automatically stop at
that position.
1 After pressing the SEARCH, press the
corresponding ,❷ buttons, until the Go To
[0:00:00] option is selected.
Index Skip Search
This feature will enable you to fast forward/rewind to a
specific point on a tape: E.g. if you have recorded 3
different programmes on a tape and you have rewound
the tape to the beginning, by using this feature you can
go directly to the start of programme 2 simply by
pressing the SEARCH button.
1 After pressing the SEARCH, press the
corresponding ,❷ buttons, until the Intro Scan
option is selected.
2 Press the OK or ❿.
3 Press the ➛➛ or ❿❿ buttons twice more.
2 Press the OK or ❿.
This will take you directly to the start of the desired
programme is located.
4 These Index searches can be made forwards:
(press ❿❿) or backwards: (press ➛➛ ).
(➛➛ -20
0
+20 ❿❿✌
End Search
Use this feature when you want to search for a blank
position to record a program on a cassette.
The VCR will fast forward, searching for a blank
position, and then automatically stop at that position.If
the VCR reaches the end of the tape during end
search, the tape will be ejected.
●
●
●
●
5 To cancel an Index search simply press the ❿II or
■ button.
INDEX SEARCH :
1 After pressing the SEARCH, press the
or ❷ buttons, until the End
corresponding
Search option is selected.
2 Press the OK or ❿.
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Recording from Another
VCR or Camcorder
Using the Tape Counter
The tape counter:
◆ Indicates the elapsed time in the play and record
You can copy a cassette to your DVD-VCR from
another video source, such as another VCR or a
camcorder.
◆ Is reset when a cassette is inserted in the DVD-VCR
☛ It is an infringement of copyright laws to copy
modes (hours, minutes and seconds)
prerecorded cassettes or to re-record them in any
form without the permission of the owners of the
corresponding copyright.
◆ Allows you to find the beginning of a sequence easily
☛
If the remaining time is to be calculated
correctly, you must indicate the type of cassette
being used.
1 Insert a cassette in your DVD-VCR.
2 To set the tape counter to zero at the beginning of a
sequence:
◆ Press INFO. twice to display the counter
◆ Press CLEAR when you want to set the tape
counter to zero.
1 Connect the DVD-VCR, from which the cassette is
to be copied, to the appropriate AV input connectors
on the rear of your DVD-VCR, as indicated on page
7.
2 Insert a blank cassette in your DVD-VCR.
3 Insert the pre-recorded cassette in the other video
source (VCR or camcorder).
4 Start playing back the cassette to be copied.
5 Hold REC (●) down for a while to start recording
on your DVD-VCR.
6 When you have finished recording, press ■ on
both VCR and DVD-VCR.
0:00:00
➢ If you wish to view the cassette being copied:
◆ Your DVD-VCR must be connected as usual to
the television (see page 6 for further details)
3 When you are ready,
◆ Start playback or Recording.
◆ Press the ■ button.
◆ To fast-froward or rewind to the sequence at
which the counter was set to zero, press ➛➛ or
❿❿.
➢ Some DVD-VCR information, such as the counter,
can be displayed on the television screen (unless
you have deactivated the Screen messages mode;
refer to page 10).
Press INFO. :
◆ Once to display the current function,
recording speed, date, time and counter
◆ Twice to display the counter only
◆ Three times to display the time remaining on
the cassette
◆ Four times to clear the display
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Using the KARAOKE Function
1 Press the standby/on button and insert KARAOKE
tape.
2 Connect Mic into MIC1 or MIC2 jack.
Then the KARAOKE mode is transferred “ON”
mode.
◆ Disconnect the Mic makes the KARAOKE mode
transfer to “OFF” mode automatically.
◆ Press the KARAOKE button on the remote
control.
Press the ➛ or ❿ button to select KARAOKE
mode “ON”.
Choosing a Connection
The following show examples of connections commonly
used to connect the DVD -VCR player with a TV and
other components. It is only available for DVD.
The VCR out can not watch by this connection.
Connection to
an Audio System
Connection to a
Television
Television
3 Adjust the Mic volume and ECHO level.
4 Sing with accompaniment.
Dolby Digital
Decoder Digital
Audio Input Jack
SCORE Function
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
1 Press the KARAOKE button on the remote control.
2 Press the corresponding
the SCORE mode.
or ❷ buttons to select
3 Press the ➛ or ❿ buttons to select the SCORE
mode “ON”.
or
or
4 Score will pop up whenever a song is completed.
KARAOKE :ON ➛❿
:ON ➛❿
❿ SCORE
COAXIAL OPTICAL
KARAOKE SEARCH Function
Digital Audio
out Jack
1 Press the STANDBY/ON button and insert
KARAOKE tape.
2 Press the KARAOKE button on the remote control.
Press the ➛ or ❿ button to select KARAOKE mode
“ON”.
3 Press ❿II to start playing the cassette.
4 When you want the next song during playing a
song, press the KARAOKE SEARCH ❿❿ or
KARAOKE SEARCH ➛➛ buttons on the remote
control.
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S-Video
Jack
Component
Video Jack
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Setting Up the Language Features
If you set the player menu’s, disc menu, audio and
subtitle language in advance, they will come up
automatically every time you watch a movie.
Using the Audio Language
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
Using the Disc Menu Language
2 Select DVD using
button.
This function changes the text language only on the
disc menu screens.
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
2 Select DVD using
button
, ❷ buttons, then OK or ❿
3 Select Language Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
, ❷ buttons, then
, ❷ buttons, then OK or ❿
Language Setup
Disc Menu
Audio
Subtitle
: English
: English
: Automatic
Setup
Setup
Display Setup
Setup
:
4 Select Audio using
OK or ❿button.
3 Select Language Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
, ❷ buttons, then
Language Setup
Disc Menu
Audio
Subtitle
: English
: English
: Automatic
4 Select Disc Menu using
the OK or ❿ button.
, ❷ buttons, then press the
5 Press the , ❷ buttons to select English.
- Select “Original” if you want the default soundtrack
language to be the original language the disc is
recorded in.
- Select “Others” if the language you want is not
listed.
, ❷ buttons, then press
5 Use the , ❷ buttons to select ‘English’.
- Select “Others” if the language you want is not
listed.
6 Press the OK button.
- English is selected and the screen returns to
Language Setup menu.
Disc Menu Language
Disc Menu
6 Press the OK button.
- English is selected and the screen returns to
Language Setup menu.
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Setting Up the Language
Features
Setting Up the Audio Options
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
Using the Subtitle Language
2 Select DVD using
button.
, ❷ buttons, then OK or ❿
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
2 Select DVD using
button.
, ❷ buttons, then OK or ❿
3 Select Language Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
Setup
Setup
Display Setup
Setup
:
, ❷ buttons, then
Language Setup
Disc Menu
Audio
Subtitle
: English
: English
: Automatic
3 Select Audio Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
, ❷ buttons, then
4 Use the , ❷ buttons to select the desired item.
Then press the OK or ❿ button.
4 Select Subtitle using
OK or ❿ button.
5 Use the
, ❷ buttons, then press the
Dolby Digital Out
MPEG-2 Digital Out
DTS
, ❷ buttons to select English.
PCM Down Sampling
- Select “Automatic” if you want the subtitle
language to be the same as the language
selected as the audio preference.
Subtitle Language
Dolby Digital Out
1. PCM :
Converts to PCM(2CH) audio.
Select PCM when using the Analog
Audio Outputs.
2. Bitstream : Converts to Dolby Digital Bitstream
(5.1CH). Select Bitstream when using
the Digital Audio Output.
Automatic
Subtitle
➢
- Select “Others” if the language you want is not
listed. Some discs may not contain the language
you select as your initial language; in that case
the disc will use its original language setting.
Be sure to select the correct Digital Output or no
audio will be heard.
MPEG-2 Digital Out
1. PCM :
Converts to PCM(2CH) audio.
Select PCM when using the Analog
Audio Outputs.
2. Bitstream :Converts to MPEG-2 Digital Bitstream
(5.1CH or 7.1CH).Select Bitstream
when using the Digital Audio Output.
6 Press the OK button.
- English is selected and the screen returns to
Language Setup menu.
DTS
1. Off :
2. On :
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Doesn’t output digital signal.
Outputs DTS Bitstream via digital
output only. Select DTS when
connecting to a DTS Decoder.
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Setting Up the Audio Options
Dynamic Compression
1. On :
To select dynamic compression.
2. Off :
To select the standard range.
Display Setup
TV Aspect
Black Level
NTSC Disc Output
: 4:3 L-Box
: PAL 60
PAL60
NTSC
PCM Down Sampling
1. On :
Select this when the amplifier
connected to the player is not 96KHz
compatible.
In this case, the 96KHz signals will be
down converted to 48KHZ.
2. Off :
Select this when the amplifier
connected to the player is 96KHz
compatible.
In this case, all signals will be output
without any changes.
➢ • How to make the SETUP menu disappear or
return to menu screen during set up; Press
RETURN or ➛ button.
TV Aspect
Depending on the type of television you have, you
may want to adjust the screen setting (aspect ratio).
• Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. “Dolby” and the double-D symbol
are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
1. 4:3 Letter Box :
Select when you want to see
the total 16:9 ratio screen DVD
supplies, even though you have
a TV with a 4:3 ratio screen.
Black bars will appear at the top
and bottom of the screen.
2. 4:3 Pan Scan :
Select this for conventional size
TVs when you want to see the
central portion of the 16:9
screen. (Extreme left and right
side of movie picture will be cut
off.)
3. 16:9 Wide :
You can view the full 16:9
picture on your widescreen TV.
• “DTS” and “DTS Digital Out” are trademarks of
Digital Theater Systems, Inc.
Setting Up the Display Options
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
2 Select DVD using
button.
,❷ buttons, then OK or ❿
Black Level
Adjusts the brightness of the screen.(On/Off)
NTSC Disc Output
“NTSC” if the screen only has one NTSC-video
entrance. If this is not the case, you can choose
to leave “ PAL60” as is.
Setup
Setup
Display Setup
Setup
:
3 Select Display Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
,❷ buttons, then
4 Use the ,❷ buttons to select the desired item.
Then press the OK or ❿ button.
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Setting Up the Parental Control
The Parental Control function works in conjunction
with DVDs that have been assigned a rating - which
helps you control the types of DVDs that your family
watches.
There are up to 8 rating levels on a disc.
1 With the unit in Stop mode, press the MENU button.
2 Select DVD using
,❷ buttons, then OK or ❿ button.
3 Select Parental Setup using
press the OK or ❿ button.
,❷ buttons, then
Setup
Setup
Display Setup
Setup
:
.
About the Rating Level ;
The Rating Level will work only when Use Password
is set to Yes. To unlock the player, use ❿ or OK to
select No. Use ,❷ to select Rating Level. Press
OK.
4 Use OK or ❿ to select Yes if you want to use a
password. The Enter Password screen appears.
- Use ,❷ to select the level(e.g. Level 6) and
press OK. Discs that contain Level 7 will now not
play.
Parental Setup
Use Password
: No
No
Yes
- To cancel the rating level, use ❿ or OK to select
No in Use Password.
About the Change Password ;
- Use ,❷ to select Change Password.
Press OK. The Change Password screen appears.
- Enter your new password. Re-Enter the new
password again.
➢•
~
How to make the SETUP menu disappear or
return to menu screen during set up;
Press RETURN or ➛ button.
• If you have forgotten your password, see Forget
Password in the Troubleshooting Guide.
5 Enter your password. The Re-Enter Password
screen appears to confirm the password.
Ok your password again. The Parental Control
screen appears.
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Special Playback Features
A/V Receiver Connections
During DVD/CD playback you can select from the
following special playback options. To resume normal
playback, press the ❿ll button.
To take full advantage of the movie theater experience
that DVD offers, you may want to connect your DVDVCR to a complete Surround Sound system, including
an A/V Receiver and six Surround Sound speakers.
1 Still
Press the ❿ll button on the remote control during
playback.
• The picture will still and the audio will mute.
• To resume playback, press the ❿ll button.
• If the player is left in Still mode for 5 minutes, it
will stop automatically.
Before You Begin...
• If your A/V receiver is equipped with a Dolby
Digital Decoder, you have the option to bypass the
DVD-VCR’s built-in Dolby Digital Decoder. Use the
Digital Audio Out connection below.
2 Frame Advance (Step)
While in playback mode, press the F.ADV/STEP
button on the remote control to advance one frame
at a time.
• Audio is muted during Frame Advance mode.
• Press ❿ll to resume normal playback.
NOTE: Frame Advance operates only in the forward
direction.
(DVD-V645K)
OR
To Digital Audio Input of an A/V
Receiver with a Dolby Digital Decoder
3 Skip Forward/Back
While a CD or DVD disc is in Play mode, press the
Skip l➛➛ / ❿❿l buttons on the remote control or
front panel to jump forward and backward through
disc chapters/tracks.
• Skip Forward will jump to the next chapter/track.
• Skip Back will jump to the beginning of the current
chapter/track.
• Press Skip Back again to jump to the beginning of
the previous chapter/track.
(DVD-V642K)
OR
To Digital Audio Input of an A/V
Receiver with a Dolby Digital Decoder
Search Forward/Back
While a disc is in Play mode, press and hold the ➛➛
/ ❿❿ buttons on the remote control or front panel to
visually search forward/backward at 2X - 4X - 8X 16X - 32X - 128X speed. Press ❿ll button to
resume normal speed.
1 Digital Audio Out
Connect EITHER an optical cable OR a digital
coaxial cable from the Digital Audio Out jacks on the
back panel of the DVD-VCR to their corresponding
Digital Audio Input jacks on your A/V Receiver:
4 Slow Motion
During playback, press the ❿ll button to Still the
image. Then use the Search ❿❿ to play in slow
motion at variable speeds.
• Each press increases the slow motion speed
playback to 1/8, 1/4 or 1/2 normal speed.
• Audio is muted during slow motion playback.
• Optical
• Coaxial
• Use whichever connection is available on your
A/V Receiver.
5 Stop/Resume
• Press the Stop button once to stop playback.
To resume the DVD/CD from the point where the
disc stopped, press the ❿ll button.
• Press the ■ button twice to completely stop
playback. The next time you press ❿ll, the disc will
start over from the beginning.
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Component Connections (for DVD)
Component video output is available only for DVD
playback. RF and Line output are available for Tuner
and VCR playback.
If your TV set supports Progressive Scan, it can transmit
Pr, Pb, and Y signals separately, so you can enjoy sharp
and clear picture.
Press OK to confirm Progressive
scan mode. Otherwise press
RETURN .
☛ What is Progressive Scan?
It is a set of jacks that can provide sharp and clear
picture quality by using twice the number of fields of
lines than component output.
1 Connect the component output of the DVD player
to your TV set.
Use the component cable to connect the
component output on the back panel of the
DVD-VCR to the component input of your TV.
◆ If you mix up the connections when connecting
the component cable, the picture will appear
reddish or bluish.
2 Set your TV to COMPONENT.
Select component input as your TV's AV input. At
this point, even if the picture appears reddish, it is
normal.
3 Press the Progressive button on the front panel.
If the Progressive button on the front panel of the
DVD-VCR is pressed, the following message will
be displayed:
To activate Progressive Scan, press OK.
The following message will be displayed and then
the picture will be played in Progressive Scan
mode.
4 To deactivate Progressive Scan, press the
Progressive button again.
If the Progressive button on the front panel of the
DVD-VCR is pressed again, Progressive Scan
mode will be canceled. Select another mode as
your TV's AV input to view another output of the
DVD-VCR.
Please set your TV to component
Input. If your TV doesn't have
Progressive scan mode, there will
be no signal on the screen.
➢ This is available only for a TV set that supports
Progressive Scan.
◆ While Progressive Scan is active, video,
S-video, and AV output are not available.
◆ To activate Progressive Scan, the DVD-VCR
must be in Stop mode.
➢ You can listen to audio sound through Rear audio
output while watching Component or S-Video
output.
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Adjusting the Aspect Ratio (EZ View)
If you are using a 4:3 TV
To play back using aspect ratio (DVD)
1 Press the EZ VIEW button.
• The screen size changes when the button is
pressed repeatedly.
• The screen zoom mode operates differently
depending on the screen setting in the initial DVD
menu.
• To ensure correct operation of the EZ VIEW
button, you should set the correct aspect ratio in
the initial setup.
•
•
4:3 Pan Scan
The left and right of the screen are cut off and
displays the central portion of the 16:9 screen.
•
Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off and the
full screen appears. The picture will look vertically
stretched.
•
Zoom Fit
When a 4:3 DVD is viewed on a 16:9 TV, black bars
will appear at the left and right of the screen in order
to prevent the picture from looking horizontally
stretched.
If you are using a 16:9 TV
•
•
•
For 16:9 aspect ratio discs
Wide Screen
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9 aspect
ratio.
Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off. When
playing a 2.35:1 aspect ratio disc, the black bars at
the top and bottom of the screen will disappear.
The picture will look vertically stretched. `
(Depending on the type of disc, the black bars may
not disappear completely.)
Zoom Fit
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are cut
off and the central portion of the screen is enlarged.
For 4:3 aspect ratio discs
• Normal Wide
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9 aspect
ratio. The picture will look horizontally stretched.
•
•
Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off and
the full screen appears. The picture will look
vertically stretched.
For 16:9 aspect ratio discs
4:3 Letter Box
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9 aspect
ratio.
The black bars will appear at the top and bottom of
the screen.
•
For 4:3 aspect ratio discs
Normal Screen
Displays the content of the DVD title in 4:3 aspect
ratio.
•
Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off and the
full screen appears. The picture would look vertically
stretched.
•
Zoom Fit
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are cut
off and the central portion of the screen is enlarged.
➢ This function may behave differently depending on
the type of disc.
Zoom Fit
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are cut
off and the central portion of the screen is enlarged.
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Using the Display Function
When Playing a DVD/VCD/CD
1 During play, press the INFO. button on the remote.
4 To make the screen disappear, press the INFO.
button again.
➢•
,❷ buttons to select the desired item.
2 Use the
What is a Chapter?
Each Title on a DVD is usually divided into
chapters (similar to tracks on an audio CD).
• What is a Title?
A DVD may contain several different titles.
For example, if a disc contains four different
movies, each might be considered a title.
3 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to make the desired setup.
• You may use the number buttons of the remote
control to directly access a title, chapter or to
start the playback from the desired time.
TITLE
To access the desired title when there is more than
one in the disc. For example, if there is more than
one movie on a DVD, each movie will be identified.
ENG 5.1CH
Most of DVD discs are recorded in chapters so that
ENG
CHAPTER you can quickly find a specific passage.
Off
TIME
Allows playback of the film from a desired time.
You must ok the starting time as a reference.
Refers to the language of the film soundtrack. In the
example, the soundtrack is played in English 5.1CH.
AUDIO A DVD disc can have up to eight different
ENG 5.1CH
ENG
soundtracks.
Off
Refers to the subtitle languages available in the disc.
You will be able to choose the subtitles language or,
SUBTITLE if you prefer, turn them off from the screen.
A DVD disc can have up to 32 different subtitles.
ENG 5.1CH
3D SOUND
ENG
A surround sound effect is generated using only two
front speakers.
Off
~
* When in VCD 2.0 mode (MENU ON mode), this function does not
work.
Use the DISC MENU button in VCD 2.0 mode to select MENU
ON or OFF.
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Selecting the Subtitle
Language
Changing the Camera Angle
Using the ANGLE button
When a DVD contains multiple angles of a particular
scene, you can select the Angle function.
You can select a desired subtitle quickly and easily with
the subtitle button.
Using the SUBTITLE button
Press the ANGLE button to see if an ANGLE
1 Press the SUBTITLE button.
(
) mark is present at the upper Right hand corner
of the screen.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select the desired subtitle
language.
1 When an ANGLE mark is shown, press the ANGLE
button, then an ANGLE select icon will appear at the
upper left hand corner of the screen.
3 Use the , ❷ buttons to determine whether or not
the subtitle will be displayed.
• The subtitle languages are represented by
abbreviations.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select the desired screen
angle.
3 To turn off the display, press the ANGLE button
again.
ENG
On
ENG
Off
➢ • This function depends on what languages are
encoded on the disc and may not work with all DVDs.
• A DVD disc can contain up to 32 subtitle languages.
• How to have the same subtitle language come up
wheneveryou play a DVD; Refer to “Setting Up the
Language Features” on page 19.
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Repeat Play
Selecting the Audio Language
Repeat the current track, chapter, title, a chosen section
(A-B), or all of the disc.
You can select a desired language quickly and easily
with the AUDIO button.
When playing a DVD
Using the Audio button
1 Press the REPEAT button on the remote.
Repeat screen appears.
1 Press the AUDIO button.
2 Select Chapter, Title or A-B using the ➛, ❿ buttons.
• Press the REPEAT button. Select A-B on screen
with the ➛, ❿ buttons.
• Press OK at the point where you want the repeat
play to start (A). The B is automatically highlighted.
• Press OK at the point where you want the repeat
play to stop (B).
• To terminate the function, press the CLEAR button.
• A-B REPEAT does not allow you to set point (B)
until at least 5 seconds has elapsed after point (A)
has been set.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select the desired language
on a DVD.
- The audio languages are represented by abbreviations.
3 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select Stereo, ➛ or ❿
(On VCD/CD)
DVD
DVD
Off
Chapter Title A - B
VCD / CD
VCD / CD
Off
Track Disc A - B
➢ • This function depends on what languages are
encoded on the disc and may not work with all DVDs.
• A DVD disc can contain up to 8 audio languages.
• How to have the same audio language come up
whenever you play a DVD ; Refer to “Setting Up
the Language Features” on page 18.
3 Press OK.
4 To return to normal play, press REPEAT again, then
press the ➛, ❿ buttons to select Off and press OK.
• It is available to press CLEAR button on the
remote controller in order to stop REPEAT play.
➢ • DVD repeats play by chapter or title, CD and VCD
repeat play by disc or track.
• Depending on the disc, the Repeat function may
not work.
• When in VCD 2.0 mode (MENU ON mode), this
function does not work.
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Using the Mark Function
This feature lets you mark sections of a DVD or VCD
(MENU OFF mode) so you can quickly find them at a
later time.
Recalling a Marked Scene
1 During play, press the MARK button on the remote.
Using the Mark Function (DVD/VCD)
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select a marked scene.
1 During play, press the MARK button on the remote.
The Mark icons will be displayed.
3 Press the ❿ll buttons to skip to the marked scene.
Clearing a Mark
1 During play, press the MARK button on the remote.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select the mark number
you want to delete.
3 Press the CLEAR button to delete a mark number.
Press the MARK button to turn off the display.
➢ • Up to three scenes may be marked at a time.
• When in VCD 2.0 mode (MENU ON mode), this
function does not work.
• Depending on the disc, the mark function may not
work.
CLEAR
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to move to the desired Mark
icon.
3 When you reach the scene you want to mark, press
the OK button. The icon will change to a number
(1, 2, or 3).
4 Press the MARK button to turn off the display.
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MP3/WMA Play
If you insert an MP3/WMA Disc into the DVD-VCR
player, you can see the folder directory.
Program/Random playback
• Select the desired folder in the root directory.
• Use the OK or ❿ll button to select the desired
folder.
1 Press the MODE button in STOP mode to switch
between the RANDOM and PROGRAM modes.
MP3/WMA Play Function
PROGRAM
RANDOM
1 Press the OK or ❿ll button, the selected music file
will be played back.
Up to 8 music folders can be displayed at a time. If
you have more than 8 folders on a disc, press the
❷ button to display them on the screen.
Total : 1/2
ROOT
➢ • Press the REPEAT button in PLAY mode to hear
only music continuously and press it once again to
release.
ROOT
20020822094
MP3
CD-R MP3/WMA discs
2 Use the , ❷ buttons to select the desired music
folder, then press OK.
Press the , ❷ buttons again to select a music
file. Press the OK button to begin playback of a
music file.
When playing CD-R/MP3 or WMA discs, please
follow all the recommendations for CD-R above,
plus the comments below:
Your MP3 or WMA files should be ISO 9660 or
JOLIET format.
ISO 9660 format and Joliet MP3 or WMA files are
compatible with Microsoft's DOS and Windows, and
with Apple's Mac. These two formats are the most
widely used.
Total : 1/3
ROOT
20020822094
MP3
..
A
B
C
When naming your MP3 or WMA files do not
exceed 8 characters, and place ".mp3, .wma" as
the file extension.
General name format of: Title.mp3. or Title.wma.
When composing your title, make sure that you use 8
characters or less, have no spaces in the name, and
avoid the use of special characters including:
(.,/,\,=,+).
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MP3/WMA Play
Use a decompression transfer rate of at least
128Kbps when recording MP3 files.
Sound quality with MP3 files basically depends on
the rate of compression/decompression you choose.
Getting audio CD quality sound requires an
analog/digital sampling rate, that is conversion to
MP3 format, of at least 128 Kbps and up to 160
Kbps. However, choosing higher rates, like 192 Kbps
or more, only rarely give better sound quality.
Conversely, files with decompression rates below 128
Kbps will not be played properly.
Use a decompression transfer rate of at least
64Kbps when recording WMA files.
Sound quality with WMA files basically depends on
the rate of compression/decompression you choose.
Getting audio CD quality sound requires an
analog/digital sampling rate, that is conversion to
WMA format, of at least 64Kbps and up to 192Kbps.
Conversely, files with decompression rates below
64Kbps or over 192Kbps will not be played properly.
Do not try recording copyright protected MP3
files.
Certain "securized" files are encrypted and code
protected to prevent illegal copying. These files are of
the following types: Windows MediaTM (registered
trade mark of Microsoft Inc) and SDMITM (registered
trade mark of The SDMI Foundation). You cannot
copy such files.
Important :
The above recommendations cannot be taken as a
guarantee that the DVD player will play MP3
recordings, or as an assurance of sound quality.
You should note that certain technologies and
methods for MP3 file recording on CD-Rs prevent
optimal playback of these files on your DVD player
(degraded sound quality and in some cases, inability
of the player to read the files).
Program Play & Random Play
Program Play (CD/MP3/WMA)
1 Press the MODE button.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select PROGRAM.
Press the OK button.
PROGRAM
RANDOM
3 Use the , ❷ / ➛, ❿ buttons to select the first
track to add to the program.
Press the OK button. The selection numbers appear
in the Program Order box.
PROGRAM 01
Program order
Track
01
05
09
13
02
06
10
14
03
07
11
15
04
08
12
16
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
CLEAR
4 Press the ❿II button.
The disc will be played in programmed order.
Random Play (CD/MP3/WMA)
1 Press the MODE button.
2 Use the ➛, ❿ buttons to select RANDOM.
Press the OK button.
The disc will be played in random order.
This unit can play a maximum of 500 files and 300
folders per disc.
PROGRAM
RANDOM
➢ • Depending on the disc, the Program and Random
Play functions may not work.
• To resume normal play, press the CLEAR button.
• This unit can support a maximum of 20
programmed order.
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Picture CD Playback
1 Open the disc tray.
Total : 1/3
2 Load the disc on the tray.
Load the disc with the labeled side up.
ROOT
ROOT
D CD1
D CD2
D CD3
3 Close the tray.
- The tray closes and you should get a screen that
looks like the one below.
• Use the , ❷ buttons on the remote controller
to select the picture you want to view and then
press the OK button.
Photo : 1 /215
• To see the next 6 pictures, press the ❿❿l button.
• To see the previous 6 pictures, press the l➛➛ button.
•
: Return to the Album Screen.
•
: Each time the OK button is pressed, the
picture rotates 90 degrees clockwise.
•
: Each time the OK button is pressed, the
picture is enlarged up to 4X.
(Normal 2X 4X Normal)
•
Album
Photo : 1 /215
: The unit enters slide show mode.
* Press the RETURN button to return to the album screen.
* Before the Slide Show can begin, the picture interval
must be set.
•
: When this icon is selected and OK is
pressed, the pictures change automatically
with about an 6 second interval.
•
: The pictures change automatically with about
an 12 second interval.
•
: The pictures change automatically with about
an 18 second interval.
Timer :
* Depending on the file size, each interval between
images may take longer or shorter than the manual
suggests.
➢ • If no buttons on the remote control are pressed for
10 seconds, the menu will disappear.
Press the DISC MENU button on the remote
control to display the menu again.
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DivX/XviD/MPEG4 Special
Playback Features
Picture CD Playback
CD-R JPEG Discs
• Only files with the ".jpg" and ".JPG" extensions can be
played.
• If the disc is not closed, it will take longer to start
playing and not all of the recorded files may be
played.
• Only CD-R discs with JPEG files in ISO 9660 or Joliet
format can be played.
• The name of the JPEG file may not be longer than 8
characters and should contain no blank spaces or
special characters (. / = +).
• Only a consecutively written multisession disc can be
played. If there is a blank segment in the multisession
disc, the disc can be played only up to the blank
segment.
• A maximum of 500 images can be stored on a single
CD.
• Only Kodak Picture CDs can be played.
• When playing a Kodak Picture CD, only the JPEG
files in the pictures folder can be played.
• Picture discs other than Kodak Picture CD may take
longer to start playing or may not play at all.
• If a number of files in 1 Disc is over 500, only 500
JPEG file can be played.
• If a number of folders in 1 Disc is over 300, only
JPEG files in 300 folders can be played.
During DVD/CD playback you can select from the
following special playback options. To resume normal
playback, press the ❿ll button.
1 Still
Press the ❿ll button on the remote control during
playback.
• The picture will still and the audio will mute.
• To resume playback, press the ❿ll button.
• If the player is left in Still mode for 5 minutes, it
will stop automatically.
2 Frame Advance (Step)
While in playback mode, press the F.ADV/STEP
button on the remote control to advance one frame
at a time.
• Audio is muted during Frame Advance mode.
• Press ❿ll to resume normal playback.
NOTE: Frame Advance operates only in the forward
direction.
3 Slow Motion
During playback, press the ❿ll button to Still the
image. Then use the Search ❿❿ to play in slow
motion at variable speeds.
• Each press increases the slow motion speed
playback to 1/8, 1/4 or 1/2 normal speed.
• Audio is muted during slow motion playback.
4 Stop/Resume
• Press the ■ button twice to completely stop
playback. The next time you press ❿ll, the disc will
start over from the beginning.
5 Zoom
During play, press the MENU button on the remote.
Then press the corresponding ,❷ buttons to
select the FUNC option.
➢ Auto Scaling : CIF(100kbps)~D1(784kbps)
resolution.
If the file resolution is small, it scales up to 2 times
automatically. So you can see the more larger
screen.
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DivX/XviD/MPEG4 Playback
1 When the disc is inserted, the file structure of the
disc will be shown. Depending on the file format, a
different icon will appear next to each file. The
,
, and
files will have been highlighted.
Use , ❷ to select the movie file, and then press
OK or ❿II.
Result : When the 'Reading Index......' message is
displayed, wait for a second or two. The
movie will be played back.
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ROOT
DivX
ROOT
D CD1
DivX
D CD2
DivX
D CD3
If the "Codec. Not Supported" message is displayed, the
selected file cannot be played back.
1 To navigate to a specific time while viewing the
movie, press the INFO. key.
The file format of the current file (
,
, or
and time information will be displayed.
)
2 Use the numeric keys on the remote control to enter
the time to jump to that time in the movie.
DivX/XviD/MPEG4 Feature Table
MPEG4 Supported
Avi files are used to contain the audio and video data;
these must be stored on CD in the ISO 9660 format.
SPEC
VIDEO Compatibility DivX 3.11 upper Up to the latest VERSION
XviD
WMV(?)
WMV V1/V2/V3/V7
AUDIO Compatability
MP3
CBR : 80kbps~320kbps
AC3
CBR : 128kbps~448kbps
AAC(?)
WMA
CBR : 56kbps~160kbps
MPEGs containing DivX can be divided into Video
and Audio.
• Video compatibility : All versions of DivX later than
3.11 (including the latest 5.1)
are supported. In addition,
XviD is supported. For WMV,
V1, V2, V3, and V7 formats
are possible.
•
Audio compatibility : MP3s encoded at bitrates from
80kbps to 320kbps, AC3s from
128kbps to 448kbps, and
WMAs from 56kbps to
160kbps are supported.
•
In addition, for subtitles, Samsung will support Text
format (SMI).
DivX
1/1
XXX
~
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Beginning Karaoke Functions
Reserving a Song
1 Connect the Mixed Audio Out terminals with the TV
or AMP.
It is the function to reserve the desired song in advance
by use of Karaoke function.
2 Press the STANDBY/ON button.
1 Playback the Karaoke Disc containing the wanted
songs.
3 Connect Mic into Mic 1 or Mic 2 jack. Then the
karaoke mode is transferred to ON mode.
- To disconnect the Mic makes the karaoke mode
transfer to OFF mode automatically.
➢ • This function operates only in DVD, VCD, and CD
DISC.
• This function cannot operate according to the disc
type.
Keycon
Request
2 Press the KARAOKE button on the remote control.
3 Select the “Request” using the ➛ or ❿ buttons,
then press OK button.
4 Input the number (Track No.) of the desired song
into the flickering part(--).
- You can reserve up to 10 songs.
5 When you want the next reserved song during
playing a song, press the ❿❿l button.
➢
When the request is ended, the mode changes to
STOP mode.
Keycon
Request
Key Control
1 Press the KARAOKE button.
2 Select the “Keycon” using the ➛ or ❿ buttons.
3 By use of the ➛ or ❿ buttons, change to the desired
tone.
- : To let 7 scales down by half scale.
- : Original scale.
- # : To let 7 scales up by half scale.
Request
~
➢ • This function operates only in DVD, VCD, and CD
DISC.
• This function cannot operate according to the disc
type.
Keycon
Request
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Cancellation of reservation
1 Cancel by pressing the CLEAR button of the
remote.
- The last reserved song will be erased first.
Score Function
Press KARAOKE button twice to turn the Score Mode
On.
•
Score will pop up whenever a song is completed.
2 Continuous pressing of the CLEAR button can
cancel the next reserved song.
3 If the reservation is required again, input the song
number in the flickering part.
➢ • Request function is available only when the
Karaoke mode is “ON”.
• When using “❿❿l” button, it can not work at the
last song.
• When using Request function, the “REPEAT”
function does not work.
Types of Karaoke disc
◆ DVD Karaoke Disc
Karaoke
Channel -Channel
5CH. DVD
2CH. DVD
1 CH
L
Left stereo music Left stereo music + Vocal
2 CH
R
Right stereo music Right stereo music + Vocal
3 CH
M
Guide melody
4 CH
V1
Vocal track
5 CH
V2
Vocal track
-
Vocal Fader
Pressing the KARAOKE button twice displays the
following in Karaoke ON mode:
◆ CVD, VCD Karaoke Disc
- This function can provide the only melody without
specific vocal sound when playing a Karaoke disc.
Karaoke
Channel -Channel
CVD
VCD, CD
1 CH CH1 LEFT Left stereo music+Vocal
Left stereo music
1 CH CH1 RIGHT Right stereo music+Vocal Right stereo music + Vocal
2 CH CH2 LEFT
Left stereo music
2 CH CH2 RIGHT Right stereo music
-
VOCAL FADER
Remark
V1
CH1. Vocal Cancel
V2
CH2. Vocal Cancel
V1 V2
CH1, CH2. Vocal Cancel
OFF
Vocal Fader Off
- In VCD, CVD or CD, you can select only the L, R,
OFF.
Vocal Fader
Guide Melody
Score
: Off
: Off
: On
* It cannot be done as above picture in accordance
with the disc type.
CAUTIONS: Make sure to turn the KARAOKE MODE
to OFF to play a movie disc or play in a
general mode. If you play a movie disc
with the KARAOKE ON , a score will
show up every time when a chapter is
over.
Guide Melody
•
To guide melody through xylophone and piano help
you sing easily.
•
This function works only on the DVD Karaoke disc
on which the guide melody is recorded.
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Technical Specifications
General
Rated voltage
AC 110 - 240V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption
19 Watts
Weight
3.8 Kg
Size
430mm X 282mm X 82mm
Operating ambient temperature
+5°C ~ +35°C
Installation conditions
Operation position : Horizontal,
Relative humidity : Below 75%
Input
Output
Video input (Rear)
A/V jack : 1.0Vp-p (unbalanced) 75Ω
Audio input (Rear)
A/V jack : -8dBm, 47Kohm unbalanced
Mic (front)
2 Mic Input
Audio (DVD, VCR)
A/V jack
Audio (DVD only)
Digital audio out (OPTICAL, COAXIAL)
Video (DVD, VCR)
A/V jack
Video (DVD only)
S-Video out
COMPONENT out : A/V jack
Tape format
VHS type video tape,
S-VHS type video tape (Playback only)
VCR
DVD
Color system
PAL, MESECAM, NT 3.58, NTSC4.43, NTSC playback on PAL TV
Video S/N
Above 43dB (standard recording)
Resolution
Above 240 lines (standard recording)
Audio S/N
Above 68dB (Hi-Fi), 39dB (Mono)
Disc
DVD, CD (12cm), CD (8cm), VIDEO-CD (12cm)
Audio S/N
95dB
Audio dynamic range
105dB
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Problems and Solutions (VCR)
Before contacting the Samsung after-sales service, perform the following simple checks.
Problem
Explanation/Solution
No power
◆
◆
Check that the power plug is connected to a wall outlet.
Have you pressed the STANDBY/ON button?
You cannot insert a video cassette
◆
A video cassette can only be inserted with the window
side up and the safety tab facing you.
No playback picture or the picture
is distorted
◆
Check to see if you are using a prerecorded tape.
Noise bars or streaks on playback
◆
Press the TRK (
When the ❿II button is pressed
during playback, the still picture
has severe “noise bars” streaks
◆
A still picture may have “noise bars”, depending on the
condition of the tape. Press the TRK ( or ) buttons
during SLOW motion to minimize this effect.
Video Head Cleaning
◆
If poor pictures appear on a variety of cassettes, the video
heads may need cleaning. This is not a common problem
and unless it appears, the heads should not be cleaned.
When cleaning the video heads, read all instructions
provided with the head cleaning cassette. Incorrect head
cleaning can permanently damage the video heads.
or
) buttons to minimize this effect.
If you are unable to solve the problem after reading the above instructions, note:
◆ The model and serial number on the rear of your DVD-VCR
◆ The warranty information
◆ A clear description of the problem
Then contact your nearest SAMSUNG after-sales service.
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Troubleshooting Guide (DVD)
Before requesting service (troubleshooting)
Problem
Action
Page
Disc does not play.
◆ Ensure that the disc is installed with the label side facing up.
◆ Check the region number of the DVD.
◆ This player cannot play CD-ROMs, DVD-ROMs, etc. Insert a DVD, a
VIDEO-CD or a CD.
5.1 channel sound is not
being reproduced.
◆ 5.1 channel sound is reproduced only when the following conditions are
met. :
1) The DVD-VCR player is connected with the proper amplifier
2) The disc is recorded with 5.1 channel sound.
◆ Check whether the disc being played has the “Dolby 5.1 ch” mark on
the outside.
◆ Check if your audio system is connected and working properly.
The
icon appears on
screen.
◆ The features or action cannot be completed at this time because:
1. The DVD’s software restricts it.
2. The DVD’s software doesn’t support the feature (e.g., angles).
3. The feature is not available at the moment.
4. You’ve requested a title or chapter number or search time that is out of
range.
P22-35
Playback mode differs from
the Setup Menu selection.
◆ Some of the functions selected in the Setup Menu may not work
properly if the disc is not encoded with the corresponding function.
P17-21
The screen ratio cannot be
changed.
◆ The Screen Ratio is fixed on your DVDs.
No audio.
◆ Make sure you have selected the correct Digital Output in the Audio
Options Menu.
Forgot password
◆ Press STANDBY/ON from a cold start with no disc in the unit. Press the
➛➛ and ❿❿ buttons simultaneously on the front panel for five seconds.
Switch off and on the DVD-VCR by pressing STANDBY/ON button. The
Parental Mode is now unlocked as indicated on the display. You can now
set your rating level and change your password to a new number.
If you experience other
problems.
◆ Go to the contents and find the section of the instruction book that
contains the explanations regarding the current problem, and follow the
procedure once again.
◆ If the problem still cannot be solved, please contact your nearest
authorized service center.
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P19-20
P20
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