LG | RH7522W | LG RH7522W Owner’s Manual

RH7522NW4L_NA4MLL_ENG
HDD/DVD
RECORDER
OWNER'S MANUAL
MODEL
:
RH7522W
Before
connecting, operating
please
read this instruction
adjusting this product,
booklet carefully and completely.
or
CAUTION
CAUTION
Most
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
INSTRUCTIONS UNLESS YOU ARE
QUALIFIED TO DO SO.
Caution: The apparatus should not be
exposed to water (dripping or splashing)
liquids,
on
placed
upon
a
outlet circuit which powers only that
and has no additional outlets or branch circuits.
specification page
of this owner's manual to be
outlets,
loose or damaged wall outlets, extension cords, frayed
power cords, or damaged or cracked wire insulation are
CONTAINED IN THE OPERATING
placed
be
Do not overload wall outlets. Overloaded wall
SERVICING OTHER THAN THAT
vases, should be
they
certain.
QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL ONLY.
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK DO NOT PERFORM ANY
filled with
recommend
single
a
Check the
INSTRUCTIONS ARE FOR USE BY
objects
is,
appliance
CAUTION: THESE SERVICING
no
appliances
dedicated circuit;
That
and
the Power Cord
concerning
such
as
the
apparatus.
dangerous. Any of these conditions could result in electric
shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your
appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage or
deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the appliance,
and have the cord replaced with an exact replacement
part by an authorized servicer.
Protect the power cord from physical or mechanical
abuse, such as being twisted, kinked, pinched, closed in
door, or walked upon. Pay particular attention to plugs,
wall outlets, and the point where the cord exits the
a
appliance.
SERIAL NUMBER:
You
find the serial number
can
This number is
unique
on
the back of the unit.
to this unit and not available to
others. You should record
retain this
CAUTION: This
product employs
Laser
a
System.
Model No.
Serial No.
guide
as a
requested information here and
permanent record of your purchase.
______________________________
______________________________
To ensure proper use of this product,
please read this owner's manual carefully
and retain for future reference. Should
the unit
require maintenance,
contact
an
authorized service center.
specified
If the
To
prevent direct exposure to laser beam,
do not try to open the enclosure. Visible
laser radiation when open. DO NOT
STARE INTO BEAM.
WARNING: Do not install this
confined space such
similar unit.
2
as a
equipment
bookcase
or
or
is not intended for
infirm persons without
by young
supervision.
use
Young Children should be supervised
that they do not play with appliance.
herein may result in
hazardous radiation exposure.
a
appliance
children
Use of controls, adjustments, or the
performance of procedures other than
those
The
in
ensure
supplied from a cord extension
set or an electrical portable outlet device, the cord
extension set on electrical portable outlet device
must be positioned so that it is not subject to
splashing or ingress of moisture.
appliance
is
to
Program Playback
Contents
with Audio CD and
MP3/WMAfile..........................33
Introduction............................4-10
ViewingaJPEGFile..................34-35
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Editing a MP3/WMA, JPEG, DivX file
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SymbolUsedinthisManual................4
NotesonDiscs..........................4
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RecordableandPlayableDiscs
PlayableDiscs..........................6
RemoteControlOperation.................6
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Abouttheinternalharddiskdrive
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Disc-relatedterms.......................8
FrontPanel.............................9
RemoteControl........................10
HookupandSettings....................11-24
ConnectingtotheAerial..................11
ConnectionstoYourTV..................12
ConnectingtoanAmplifier................13
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Accessory Audio/Video (A/V) Connections
UsingtheHomeMenu...................15
InitialSettings.......................15-24
GeneralSettings..................15-18
AutoProgramming...................15
ProgramEdit........................16
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ClockSet..........................17
TVAspect..........................17
DisplayMode.......................17
ProgressiveScan....................18
PBC..............................18
LanguageSettings....................18-19
AudioSettings.........................19
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DolbyDigital/DTS/MPEG.
SamplingFrequency..................19
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(Parental Control) Settings
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Rating/SetPassword/AreaCode
DivXRegistrationCode...............21
RecordingSettings...................21-22
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RecordModeSet....................21
RecordAspect.......................21
DVRecordingAudio..................22
TVRecordingAudio..................22
AutoChapter........................22
DiscSettings........................22-23
DiscFormat........................22
Finalize/DiscLabel/DiscProtect
General
Explanation
of On-Screen
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Display
BasicRecordingfromaTV................40
InstantTimerRecording..................40
TimerRecording........................41
Simultaneous recording and playback
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Checking Timer Recording Details
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RecordingfromanExternalInput
RecordingfromDVInput.................43
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Playback.............................25-37
Playing a HDD, DVD, DivX file or Video CD .25-28
PlayingaDivXMovieFile..............29-30
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Playing an Audio CD or MP3/WMA file
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Editing...............................44-50
Title List and Chapter List Menu Overview
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HDD, VR Mode: Original and Playlist Editing
AddingChapterMarkers.................45
ChangingTitleThumbnails................45
MakingaNewPlaylist....................46
Adding Additional Title/Chapters to the Playlist .46
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Deleting an Original or Playlist Title/Chapter
DeletingaPart.........................47
NamingaTitle.........................48
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Sort.................................48
Undoing/Redoing the Last Deletion
CombiningTwoTitlesIntoOne
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DivideOneTitlesIntoTwo................49
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CombiningTwoChaptersIntoOne
MovingaPlaylistChapter.................50
HideaChapter/Title.....................50
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ProtectaTitle..........................50
Dubbing..............................51-53
BeforeDubbing.........................51
DubbingfromHDDtoDVD...............52
DubbingfromDVDtoHDD................52
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OneTouchCopy(HDDtoDVD).
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OneTouchCopy(DVDtoHDD).
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Reference............................54-59
AdditionalInformation....................54
OverwritingRecording.................54
Viewing Title List menu displayed on other
DVDRecordersorPlayers.............54
Playing Your Recordings on Other DVD
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Players(FinalizingaDisc).
LanguageCodes.......................55
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Vocal..............................19
Lock
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Timeshift..............................39
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Initialization.........................18
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Recording............................38-43
AboutDVDrecording....................38
AboutHDDrecording....................38
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RearPanel............................11
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AreaCodes...........................55
Controlling
Your TV with the
Supplied
RemoteControl........................56
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Troubleshooting......................57-58
Specifications..........................59
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Introduction
To
proper use of this product, please read this
owner's manual carefully and retain for future
About the
Symbol Display
ensure
reference.
"
"
may appear on your TV display during
operation and indicates that the function explained in
this owner's manual is not available
This manual
provides
information
on
the
operation
on
that
specific
DVD video disc.
and maintenance of your recorder. Should the unit
require service, contact an authorized service location.
Symbol
Used in this Manual
The
flash
lightning
symbol alerts you to the
presence of dangerous voltage within the
product enclosure that may constitute
electric shock.
a
risk of
Notes
on
Discs
Handling
Discs
Do not touch the
the
disc
on
by
the
playback side of the disc. Hold
edges so that fingerprints do not get
the surface. Never stick paper
or
tape
on
the disc.
The exclamation
point alerts you to the
presence of important operating and
maintenance / servicing instructions.
Indicates hazards
unit itself
likely
to
other material
or
cause
harm to the
damage.
Note:
Indicates
special
notes and
operating
features.
Tip:
Indicates
tips
and hints for
A section whose title has
applicable only
symbol.
are
HDD
the task easier.
of the
following symbols
represented by the
Cleaning Discs
Fingerprints and dust on the disc can cause poor
picture quality and sound distortion. Before playing,
clean the disc with a clean cloth. Wipe the disc from
the center out.
the HDD
recording
DVD-RW with Video
mode
recording
mode
DVD+RW disc
-R
DVD-R disc
+R
DVD+R disc
DVD
on
DVD-RW with VR
-RWVideo
+RW
one
to the disc
Titles recorded
-RWVR
making
Storing Discs
After playing, store the disc in its case. Do not expose
the disc to direct sunlight or sources of heat and never
leave it in a parked car exposed to direct sunlight.
DVD-Video disc
VCD
Video CDs
ACD
Audio CDs
DivX
DivX files
MP3
MP3 files
WMA WMA files
Do not
strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine,
thinner, commercially available cleaners, or anti-static
use
spray intended for older
vinyl
records.
Moisture Condensation
JPEG JPEG files
Never
operate this product immediately after
moving
it from
a
Leave it for two
If you
or
4
a warm
three hours without
product in
damage discs/tapes and
use
this
cold location to
such
location.
operating
situation, it may
internal parts.
a
it.
Recordable and
DVD-RW
DVD-RW discs
on
the
Video Disc
(Digital
These Discs
Discs
Playable
can
ReWritable):
-
be formatted for VR mode
be recorded
can
recording
repeatedly. Recordings
on
or
Video mode
be
can
recording.
erased, then you
can
record
again
Disc.
same
[VR mode]
Recordings can be extensively edited
Playable only on VR mode compatible players (after finalization)
[Video mode]
Playable on regular DVD players (after finalization)
Limited editing features
DVD-R
Video Disc
(Digital
Recordable)
These Discs can be recorded only once. After you finalize
DVD-R discs can be only formatted to Video mode.
Playable on regular DVD players (after finalization)
Limited editing features
DVD+RW
on
the
Video Disc
(Digital
These Discs
same
Playable
-
can
+
be recorded
a
ReWritable)
on repeatedly. Recordings
cannot record
DVD-R, you
be
can
erased, then you
DVD+R
it any
or
edit it.
record
again
DVD+RW
(Digital
These Discs
can
it
Disc.
compatible players (automatically finalization)
The edited contents are playable on DVD+RW compatible players only
Recordings can be edited the title/chapter
on
on
Video Disc
can
be
Recordable)
recorded only once. After
after finalization
+
you finalize
a
DVD+R, you
cannot record
on
it
or
edit
more.
Playable on DVD+R compatible players (after finalization)
Any edited contents are not be compatible on DVD+R compatible players. (Hide, chapter combine,
added chapter mark, etc.)
Limited title/chapter editing features.
DVD+R DL
These Discs
edit it any
Video Disc
(Digital
can
be recorded
+
Recordable; Double Layer)
only
once.
After you finalize
a
DVD+R
DL, you
cannot record
it
on
or
more.
space is nearly doubled with double
to 8.5GB of video on a single DVD+R disc.
Storage
layer
DVD+R
media, allowing
consumers
to record up
Playable on DVD+R DL compatible players (after finalization)
Any edited contents are not be compatible on DVD+R DL compatible players. (Hide, chapter
combine, added chapter mark, etc.)
Limited title/chapter editing features.
The recommendable recordable DVD discs
DVD-R
SONY
DVD+R
(8x, 16x)
TDK (4x, 8x)
Verbatim (4x, 8x)
Panasonic (2x, 4x)
DVD-RW
SONY
(2.4x, 4x, 8x, 16x)
TDK (4x)
Mitsubishi (4x, 8x)
Ricoh (2x, 4x, 8x)
DVD+RW
Victor
SONY
(1x, 4x)
Maxell (1x, 2x, 4x)
TDK (2x)
Mitsubishi (2x)
(2.4x)
TDK (2.4x)
Philips (4x)
Ricoh (2.4x)
---H P (2.4x, 4x)
DVD+R(DL)
Mitsubishi (2.4x)
Maxell (2.4x)
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Note:
If
a
DVD-RW/DVD+RW discs is recorded
So if you want to
use
the disc
on
this
using
a
personal computer
recorder, you
other DVD
or
must format the disc
using
the
recorder, you
original
cannot format the disc
using
this recorder.
recorder.
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Playable
Discs
DVD(8cm/12cmdisc)
Discs such
Video CD
movies that
as
(VCD) (8
VIDEO CDs
or
cm
be
can
/ 12 cm
purchased
or
rented
disc)
CD-Rs/CD-RWs in VIDEO
CD/Super
VIDEO CD format
AudioCD(8cm/12cmdisc)
Music CDs
or
CD-R/CD-RW
CD-Rs/CD-RWs in music CD format that
(8
cm
/ 12 cm
can
be
purchased
disc)
CD-R/CD-RW discs that contain audio
titles, DivX, MP3, WMA,
or
JPEG files.
Notes:
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recording equipment or the CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) disc itself, some
CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) discs cannot be played on the unit.
Do not attach any seal or label to either side (the labeled side or the recorded side) of a disc.
Do not use irregularly shaped CDs (e.g., heart-shaped or octagonal). Doing so may result in malfunctions.
Depending on the recording software & the finalization, some recorded discs (CD-R/RW or DVD±R/RW) may
not be playable.
DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW and CD-R/RW discs recorded using a personal computer or a DVD or CD Recorder
may not play if the disc is damaged or dirty, or if there is dirt or condensation on the Recorder's lens.
If you record a disc using a personal computer, even if it is recorded in a compatible format, there are cases in
which it may not play because of the settings of the application software used to create the disc. (Check with
the software publisher for more detailed information.)
Depending
Regional
on
the conditions of the
code of the recorder and DVDs
This recorder is
3
region
code
This unit
on
designed
and manufactured for
the labels of
some
playback
of
Region
3 encoded DVD software. The
DVD discs indicates which
type of the recorder can play those discs.
ALL. If you try to play any other discs, the message
play only DVD discs labeled 3 or
"Incorrect region code. Can't play back" will appear on the TV screen.
code label even though their playback is prohibited by area limits.
can
Some DVD discs may not have
a
region
Notes on DVDs and Video CDs
Some
playback operations of DVDs and Video CDs may be intentionally fixed by software manufacturers. As
this unit plays DVDs and Video CDs according to disc content designed by the software manufacturer, some
playback features of the unit may not be available or other functions may be added.
Refer also to the instructions supplied with the DVDs and Video CDs. Some DVDs made for business purposes
may not be played on the unit.
Remote Control
Operation
Point the Remote Control at the remote
Remote Control
Battery
sensor
and press the buttons.
Installation
Remove the
battery
batteries with
cover on
and
the
matched
rear
of the Remote
Control, and insert
two R03
(size AAA)
correctly.
Caution
Do not mix old and
etc.).
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new
batteries. Never mix different
types of batteries (standard, alkaline,
About the internal hard disk
drive
The internal hard disk drive
(HDD)
is
of
fragile piece
equipment. Please use the recorder following the
guidelines below to protect against possible HDD
a
failure.
We recommend that you back up your important
recordings onto DVD discs in order to protect against
accidental loss.
Do not
move
Install and
the recorder while it is
use
the recorder
on a
on.
stable, level
surface.
Do not block the
Do not
rear
vent/cooling
fan.
excessively hot or humid
places, or in places that may be subject to sudden
changes in temperature. Sudden changes in
use
the recorder in
temperature
can cause
the recorder. This
can
condensation to form inside
be
a cause
of HDD failure.
While the recorder is switched on, do not unplug
from the wall socket or switch the electricity off from
the breaker switch.
Do not
move
the recorder
immediately
switching it off. If you need to move
please follow the steps below:
the
after
recorder,
1. After the message POWER OFF is shown in the
display, wait at least two minutes.
2.
from the wall socket.
Unplug
3. Move the recorder.
If there's
there is
a
power failure while the recorder is on
chance that some data on the HDD will
a
be lost.
The HDD is very delicate. If used improperly or in
an unsuitable environment, it is possible that the
HDD will fail after
Signs of
problems include playback unexpectedly freezing
and noticeable block noise (mosaic) in the picture.
However, sometimes there will be no warning signs
a
few years of
use.
of HDD failure.
If the HDD
will be
fails,
no
playback
possible. In this
replace the HDD unit.
case
of recorded material
it will be necessary to
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Disc-related terms
PBC:
Playback Control (Video CD only)
Playback control is available for Video CD (VCD)
DVD +R
version 2.0 disc formats. PBC allows you to interact
with the system via menus, search functions, or other
(Double Layer)
Double layer recording technology offers two
recordable layers on a single DVD disc, providing
nearly double the capacity of 4.7GB single layer
DVDs. The
most valuable benefit of double
greatest,
layer recording technology is increased capacity.
Storage space is nearly doubled with double layer
DVD+R media, allowing consumers to burn up to
8.5GB of video on a single DVD+R disc.
CDs.
Title
DVD±R/DVD±RW
DVD -R and DVD +R
are
two different standards for
recordable DVD drives and discs. This format allows
information to be recorded onto the DVD disc
DVD +RW and DVD -RW
once.
re-writable
media, meaning the DVD
erased and re-recorded.
4.38
Gigabytes
only
two standards for
are
content
Single-sided
discs
can
can
be
hold
and double-sided discs hold twice
as
much.
VCD
(DVD video discs only)
A title is generally a distinct section of a DVD disc. For
example the main feature could be title 1, a
documentary describing how the film was made could
be title 2, and cast interviews could be title 3. Each
title is assigned a reference number enabling you to
locate it easily.
Chapter (DVD video discs only)
A chapter is a segment of a title such
film
or one
interview in
a
series. Each
with
quality
stereo sound.
MPEG
MPEG is
an
international standard for video and audio
compression. MPEG-1 is used in encoding video for
VCD and provides for multichannel surround sound
coding such as PCM, Dolby Digital, DTS, MP3 and
MPEG audio.
Scene
a
is
On
(VCD)
video CD with PBC
(playback control) functions,
moving pictures and still pictures are divided into
sections called "scenes". Each scene is displayed in
the menu screen and assigned a scene number,
enabling you to locate the scene you want. A scene is
composed of one or several tracks.
a
Track
A distinct element of audiovisual
information, such
as
the
MP3
MP3 is
popular compression format used for digital
files that yields very high near-CD quality.
a
Windows media audio file. A
developed by
Microsoft
type
of
coding
/
decoding
Corp.
JPEG
Joint Pictures
Expert Group.
file format that allows you to
on the number of colors.
JPEG is
save
compressed
images with no limit
a
DivX
DivX is the
name
which is based
on
of
a
the
revolutionary
new
using
this recorder.
new
MPEG-4
standard for video.You will be able
movies
picture or sound track for a specific language
(DVD), or a musical piece on a video or audio CD.
Each track is assigned a track number, enabling you
to locate the track you want. DVD discs allow
track of video
WMA
8
chapter
in
may not be recorded.
A VCD holds up to 74 minutes (650 MB disc) or 80
minutes (700 MB disc) of MPEG-1 full-motion video
audio
as a scene
assigned a chapter number, enabling you to locate the
chapter you want. Depending on the disc, chapters
(Video CD)
along
typical computer-like operations. Moreover, still
pictures of high resolution can be played if they are
included in the disc. Video CDs not equipped with
PBC (Version 1.1) operate in the same way as audio
video codec
compression
to play DivX
of audio.
(with multiple angles)
one
and several tracks
Front Panel
abcde
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g
hi
T/S
REC
HDD
DVD
j
kl m
a
POWER button and indicator
Switches the recorder ON
Lights
or
:
OFF.
recording
up red when the recorder is in
standby
or
DVD.
playback.
Pause playback or recording temporarily,
press again to exit pause mode.
d
e
Press
INPUT 2
(VIDEO
IN/AUDIO IN
(Left/Right))
Connect the audio/video
output of an external
source (Audio system, TV/ Monitor, VCR,
Camcorder, etc.).
INPUT 2
(S-VIDEO IN)
g
Disc Tray
Insert a disc here.
h
OPEN/CLOSE
repeatedly
to set the
output of an external
(TV/ Monitor, VCR, Camcorder, etc.).
source
mDVIN
Connect the DV
PROG. (V/v)
Scans up or down
or
Indicates
Connect the S-Video
recording.
recording time.
Opens
programmed.
k
l
z (REC)
Starts
f
recording.
or
is
Remote Sensor
Point the recorder remote control here.
x
(STOP)
Stops playback
recording
j
cN/X(PLAY/PAUSE)
Starts
timer
clock, total playing
time, elapsed time, title number, chapter/track
number, channel, etc.
HDD/DVD
Set the recorder's mode to HDD
or a
:
mode.
b
Indicates when the recorder is in timer
through
output of
a
digital
camcorder.
memorized channels.
(Z)
closes the disc
tray.
i Display
window
Shows the current status of the recorder.
T/S: Indicates the
timeshifting
REC: The recorder is
mode.
recording.
HDD: The recorder is HDD mode.
DVD: The recorder is DVD mode.
HDD bBDVD: The recorder is
dubbing.
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Remote Control
CHP ADD: Inserts
marker when
chapter
playing/recording.
CLEAR: Removes
the
on
the Marker Search
or a
mark
on
menu.
(or
DVD to HDD
HDD to
ENTER
-
-
selection.
Acknowledges
Displays information while
viewing a TV program.
menu
HOME: Accesses
or removes
menu.
the
I.SKIP
(INSTANT SKIP): Skips
seconds forward
on
(about the length
commercial).
of
15
the disc
typical
a
TV:
point during
playback.
menu on a
DVD disc. Switches between Title
and Title
List-Playlist
menu.
SKIP(./>):Gotonext
chapter or track. Returns to
beginning of current chapter or
track or go to previous chapter
OPEN/CLOSE
(Z): Opens
closes the disc
tray.
PAUSE/STEP
SUBTITLE: Selects
THUMBNAIL: Selects
in
a menu.
and
Pause
(X)
recording temporarily,
:
to exit pause mode.
SURROUND
ON
during playback.
(left/right/up/down):
Selects an option in the menu.
v / V (up/down): Scans up or
down through memorized
channels.
Repeat
TIMER REC:
on or
off.
sequence.
a
DVD
camera
REC
(z): Starts recording. Press
repeatedly to set the recording
time.
REPEAT:
or
recording
EQ).
Repeat chapter, track,
title, all.
an
audio
language (DVD)
channel (CD).
or an
RETURN
audio
Changes the input to
recording (Tuner, AV1-2,
IN).
10
tracks in random
(HQ, SQ, LQ
-
-
use
or
for
DV
(O)
Removes the
Displays
the
with PBC.
Timer
menu.
TV program.
-
the disc's Title
Displays
POWER: Turns the TV
-AV: Selects the TV's
-
menu.
menu
of
a
video CD
on or
off.
source.
PR +/--: Selects TV's channel.
VOL +/--:
Adjusts TV's volume.
MUTE: Temporarily turns TV
sound OFF, press again to
restore.
ZOOM:
order.
mode
if available.
AUDIO: Selects
AV:
playback.
OFF.
Plays
Displays
TIMESHIFT: Activates pause live
TV/playback (timeshift) for a live
-
REC MODE: Selects the
ANGLE: Selects
angle,
or
RANDOM:
b / B / v / V
A-B:
Starts
thumbnail
a
menu, if available.
POWER: Switches the recorder
3D SURR.: Selects 3D
subtitle
picture for the current title and
chapter for use in the Original and
Playlist menu.
-
options
a
or
TV Control Buttons
PIP: Selects PIP function
numbered
or
track.
TITLE:
(PLAY):
the
menu.
Record
MENU/LIST: Accesses
N
or removes
language.
MARKER: Marks any
0-9 numerical buttons: Selects
Marker Search
Displays
(x): Stops playback
recording.
menu.
playback or
press again
forward.
STOP
HOME
List-Original
Search
M):
or
SEARCH:
Setup
Display.
Copies
DVD).
/
SETUP: Accesses
DISPLAY: Accesses On-Screen
DUBBING:
(m
backward
track number
a
List
Program
SCAN
a
image.
Enlarges
DVD video
and
Hookup
Settings
Rear Panel
abcd
ijk
a
e
f
l
j
AERIAL
Connect the aerial to this terminal.
b
c
AUDIO OUT
(Left/Right)
Connect to
TV with audio
(Y
Pb
Connect to
g Cooling
output of an external source
(Audio system, TV/Monitor, VCR, Camcorder).
TV with video
inputs.
a
Pr)
TV with Y Pb Pr
l
COAXIAL
Connect
(Digital audio out jack)
to digital (coaxial) audio equipment.
inputs.
a
S-Video
Input
on
TV.
(Digital audio out jack)
to digital (optical) audio equipment.
fan
AC Power Cord
Plug
i
kVIDEOIN1
OPTICAL
Connect
h
output of an external source
(Audio system, TV/Monitor, VCR, Camcorder).
S-VIDEO OUT
Connect to
f
a
(Left/Right)
Connect the video
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/PROGRESSIVE
SCAN
e
inputs.
AUDIO IN 1
Connect the audio
VIDEO OUT
Connect to
d
a
gh
into the power
source.
RF. OUT
Passes the
signal
from the AERIAL to your
TV/monitor
Connecting
to the Aerial
Rear of TV
Aerial
SCART INPUT
Remove the aerial cable
plug from your TV set and
insert it into the aerial socket at the back of the
recorder.
socket
aerial
on
Plug
one
ANTENNA
INPUT
AUDIO INPUT
VIDEO
INPUT
end of the aerial cable into the TV
the recorder and the other end into the
input
socket
on
your TV set.
R
RF coaxial connection
Connect the RF. OUT
jack
on
the recorder to the
aerial
input jack on the TV using the 75-ohm Coaxial
Cable supplied (R). The RF. OUT jack passes the
signal through from the AERIAL jack.
Rear of the recorder
11
Video connection
Connections to Your TV
Make
on
of the
following connections, depending
capabilities of your existing equipment.
one
the
Tips
Depending
your TV and other equipment you
wish to connect, there are various ways you could
on
connect the recorder. Use
only
one
of the
Please refer to the manuals of your TV, VCR,
Stereo System or other devices as necessary to
make the best connections.
TV.
--
Do
the
directly to the
Tune the TV to the correct video input channel.
not connect the recorder's AUDIO OUT jack to
phono in jack (record deck) of your audio
sure
the recorder is connected
system.
--
video in
video cable
jack
on
the TV
Do not connect your recorder via your VCR. The
DVD image could be distorted by the copy
protection system.
Connect the S-VIDEO OUT
the recorder to the
S-Video in
S-Video cable
jack
the TV
on
jack on
using the
(S).
Video connection
Component
PROGRESSIVE SCAN
jacks on the recorder
corresponding input jacks on the TV using an
cable (C).
If your television is
Y Pb Pr
connection
a
Connect the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/
PROGRESSIVE SCAN
Rear of TV
to the
high-definition or "digital ready"
television, you may take advantage of the recorder's
progressive scan output for the highest video
resolution possible. If your TV does not accept the
Progressive Scan format, the picture will appear
scrambled if you try Progressive Scan on the recorder.
in
corresponding
cable (C).
AUDIO INPUT
(V).
S-Video connection
Progressive Scan
Caution
Make
the recorder to the
jack on
using the
Connect the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/
connections described below.
--
Connect the VIDEO OUT
jacks
jacks
on
on
the TV
the recorder to the
using
the Y Pb Pr
Notes:
VIDEO
INPUT
S-VIDEO
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
Y
Pb
INPUT
Pr
Set the
Progressive to [ON] on the setup menu for
progressive signal, see page 18.
Progressive scan does not work with the analog
video connections (yellow VIDEO OUT jack) or
S-VIDEO connection.
Caution
AV
C
S
Once the
setting for Progressive Scan output is
entered, an image will only be visible on a
Progressive Scan compatible TV or monitor. If you set
Progressive Scan to ON in error, you must reset the
recorder.
First,
remove
the disc in the recorder.
Next,
press STOP (x) and hold it for five seconds before
releasing it. The video output will be restored to the
standard
visible
Audio
picture will once again be
conventional analog TV or monitor.
setting,
on a
and
(Left/Right) Connection
Connect the left and
Rear of the recorder
right
AUDIO OUT
recorder to the audio left and
using
the audio cables
recorder's AUDIO
(record deck)
12
a
right
(A). Do
OUT jack to
of your audio
IN
jacks of the
jacks on the TV
not connect the
the
phono
system.
in
jack
Connecting
to an
Amplifier
Rear of the recorder
Connecting to an amplifier equipped with two
channel analog stereo or Dolby Pro Logic ll/
Pro Logic
Connect the Left and
recorder to the audio
amplifier, receiver,
cables (A).
or
jacks on the
left and right in jacks on your
stereo system, using the audio
Right
AUDIO OUT
Connecting to an amplifier equipped with two
channel digital stereo (PCM) or to an Audio/
Video receiver equipped with a multi-channel
decoder (Dolby DigitalTM, MPEG 2, or DTS)
1.
Connect
one
A
X
O
of the recorder's DIGITAL AUDIO
OUT
jacks (OPTICAL O or COAXIAL X) to the
corresponding in jack on your amplifier. Use an
optional digital (optical O or coaxial X) audio cable.
AUDIO INPUT
2.
You will need to activate the recorder's
output. (See "Audio Settings"
Digital
on
page
digital
19).
COAXIAL
OPTICAL
DIGITAL INPUT
DIGITAL INPUT
Amplifier (Receiver)
Multi-channel sound
A
digital multi-channel
sound quality. For this
connection
provides
the best
Manufactured under license from
you need a multi-channel
Audio/Video receiver that supports one or more of the
"Dolby",
audio formats
trademarks
supported by your recorder (MPEG 2,
Dolby Digital and DTS). Check the receiver manual
and the logos on the front of the receiver.
"Pro
Logic",
of Dolby
"DTS" and "DTS
Theater
Dolby
and the double-D
Laboratories.
symbol
are
Laboratories.
Digital
Systems, Inc.
Out"
are
trademarks of
Digital
Caution:
Due to the DTS
Licensing agreement, the digital
DTS digital out when DTS audio
output will be in
stream is selected.
Notes:
--
If the audio format of the
digital output
does not match
the
--
capabilities of your receiver, the receiver will
produce a strong, distorted sound or no sound at all.
Six Channel Digital Surround Sound via digital
connection can only be obtained if your receiver is
equipped with a Digital Multi-channel decoder.
--To
see
the audio format of the current DVD in the
press AUDIO.
This recorder does not perform internal
display,
on-screen
--
decoding
of
DTS sound track. To
a
multi channel
surround, you
recorder to
DTS
a
this recorder's
(2 channel)
enjoy DTS
must connect this
compatible receiver
digital audio outputs.
via
one
of
13
Accessory
Audio/Video
Connecting
(A/V)
Connections
Using
to the INPUT 1 or INPUT 2
DV
Jacks
Connect the
input jacks (AV1, AV2) on the recorder
the audio/video out jacks on your accessory
component, using audio/video cables.
to
a
DV
panel DV IN jack, it is possible to
digital camcorder and digitally transfer
to DVD.
DV cable
(not supplied)
to connect the DV
in/out
IN
jack of your DV camcorder
jack of this recorder.
to the front
panel
If you use the S-VIDEO IN jack on the front panel, the
VIDEO IN jack on the front panel is not available.
This
only.
jack
is for connection to DV
It is not
compatible
with
digital camcorder
digital satellite tuners
D-VHS video decks.
panel of Accessory Component
(VCR, Camcorder, etc.)
S-VIDEO
DV
OUTPUT
R
Digital
DV
IN/OUT
AUDIO
OUTPUT
OR
L
VIDEO
OUTPUT
OR
Front of the recorder
Rear of
the recorder
14
DV
Note:
Note:
Jack
a
tapes
Use
Digital Camcorder
the front
connect
Connecting
a
Front of
the recorder
Camcorder
or
the Home Menu
Using
From the Home Menu
Media
you can access all the
for playback and recording of the
(HDD, DISC)
Use v / V to select the desired
6.
then press
ENTER to confirm your selection.
Some items require additional steps.
screen
recorder.
setting
Press SETUP to exit the
7.
Setup
menu.
Note:
1.
Press HOME to
2.
Use the v / V and ENTER buttons to select
display
media you want.
3.
the Home Menu
Options
screen.
to go back to the
previous
level.
a
appears.
Use the v / V and ENTER buttons to select the
you want.
option
Press b
General
Auto
Settings
SHokupand et ings
Programming
This recorder is
equipped with a frequency
synthesized tuner capable of receiving up to
88 TV
channels.
Preparation:
Connect the recorder to the desired
as
4.
shown in
Connecting
type of aerial,
to the Aerial
on
page 11.
To exit the HOME menu, press HOME.
TV
(HDD):
recording.
Returns to live TV
viewing
for HDD
TV
Returns to live TV
viewing
for DVD
(DVD):
recording.
TITLE LIST:
MOVIE:
Displays
Plays
Video CD. Or
MUSIC:
Initial
In this
menu.
back the movie of the
Displays
Displays
PHOTO:
the Title List
Movie
Music
Displays
(or
Photo
DVD-Video,
Select the
2.
Press B to
menu.
Audio
[Start]
CD)
3.
menu.
menu.
system, there
customize the
settings
several ways to
provided. Most menus consist
are
of three levels to set up the options, but
greater depth for the variety of settings.
General
[Auto Programming] option.
move
icon is
to the third level.
highlighted.
Press ENTER to
begin the channel search.
The tuner will automatically cycle through all
available channels in the area and place them
in
the tuner's memory.
Settings
menu
some
require
Note:
After you have connected your recorder for the very
first time. If you press SETUP for initial setting, you
can only set the [Auto Programming] option. Then you
can
Operation
1.
Press SETUP and the
2.
Use v / V to select the desired
3.
While the desired item is
move
1.
Setup
menu
set the other
options.
appears.
option.
selected, press B
to
to the second level.
4.
Use v / V to select the second desired
5.
Press B to
move
option.
to the third level.
15
Program
You
1.
edit
can
move,
Edit
Program
channel
a
manually (add, delete,
name,
etc.).
Select
[Program Edit] option
then press B.
You
Edit
perform a search to select and store TV
channels manually.
When you select [Program Edit] in step 4 above,
display for setting channels appears.
can
the
1.Useb/Btoselecttheitemandpressv/Vto
change the setting.
PR
Seek
07
2.
Press ENTER while
The
Program
List
[Edit]
menu
[PR]
is selected.
Ch.
MFT
C7
0
OK
indicates the selected programme
position.
[Seek] Searches for a channel automatically.
Searching stops when the recorder tunes in a
appears.
channel.
[Ch.] Changes
[MFT] Fine
picture.
the channel number.
tunes the channel to obtain
a
clearer
2. Choose OK then press ENTER to confirm the
setting and returns to the Program List menu.
3.
Use v / V to select
PR number then press
a
ENTER.
4.
Use v / V to select the program
ENTER.
[Program Edit]
"Program Edit"
option
Sets the channel
the
on
then press
See
manually.
right.
[Station Rename] Changes the station name.
The display for entering characters appears.
To enter
characters,
see
page 48.
[Move] Sorts the programme positions
Program List. Press v / V to move the
programme position to a new location.
[Delete]
Disables
a
programme
on
the
selected
position
you do
not need.
[NICAM Auto/off]
Sets the channels for the
NICAM broadcast.
the
display.
is not
is lit
Normally, [NICAM]
on
If the sound from NICAM broadcast
clear, press ENTER
so
[NICAM]
disappears.
5.
Press RETURN
List
16
menu.
(O) repeatedly
to exit
Program
Clock Set
Select
1.
Display
[Clock set] option
then press B.
Mode
Selects how to
when
[4:3]
display
a
is selected in
[Letter Box] Displays
the upper and lower
a
wide
picture
[TV Aspect].
wide
portions
picture
of the
[Pan Scan] Automatically displays
the entire
screen
and cuts off the
a
on
the
screen
with bands
on
screen.
wide
portions
picture
on
that do
not fit.
SHokupand et ings
Enter the necessary information for date and time.
b / B (left/right): Moves the cursor to the previous
2.
next column.
or
v / V
(up/down): Changes
current cursor position.
the
setting
at the
Press ENTER to confirm your setting, then press
SETUP to exit the Setup menu.
3.
TV
Aspect
Selects the
aspect ratio of the connected TV (4:3
standard
wide).
[4:3]
or
Select this when
TV. When you select
below.
connecting to a 4:3 screen
[4:3], set [Display Mode]
[16:9]
Select this when
TV
TV with
or
a
connecting
to
a
wide-screen
wide mode function.
17
Progressive Scan
Initialization
Progressive Scan Video provides the highest quality
pictures with less flickering.
If you are using the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/
PROGRESSIVE SCAN jacks, but are connecting the
recorder to a standard (analog) television, set
Progressive Scan to [OFF].
If you are using the COMPONENT VIDEO OUT/
PROGRESSIVE SCAN jacks for connection to a TV
or monitor that is compatible with a progressive scan
signal, set Progressive Scan to [ON].
You
1.
Select
Note:
2.
Press v / V to select the desired
Scan will be disable in the
Progressive
when the VIDEO OUTPUT switch
set to RGB
on
setup
the
panel
reset the recorder to its
original factory
settings and initialize the HDD.
[Factory Set] If you need to, you can reset the
recorder to all its factory settings. Some options
cannot be reset. (Rating, Password, and Area
Code)
[HDD format] Initializes
everything recorded on
the HDD
(Hard
Disk
Drive):
the HDD will be erased.
[Initialization] option
then press B.
option
then press
ENTER.
menu
rear
can
The confirm message will appear.
is
3.
position.
Use b / B to select
[Yes]
or
[No]
then press
ENTER.
Caution
Once the
setting for Progressive Scan output is
entered, an image will only be visible on a
Progressive Scan compatible TV or monitor. If you set
Progressive Scan to [ON] in error, you must reset the
recorder.
First,
the disc in the recorder.
remove
Next,
press STOP (x) and hold it for five seconds before
releasing it. The video output will be restored to the
standard
visible
picture will once again be
conventional analog TV or monitor.
setting,
on a
and
a
PBC
PBC stands for
menus
some
and
Playback Control and refers to special
navigation features that are available on
Video CDs.
[ON]
Video CDs
are
played according
to the
PBC, if
available.
[OFF]
CDs.
18
Video CDs
are
played
the
same
way
as
Audio
Language Settings
Display
Select
a
display.
Menu
language
for the
Setup
menu
and
on-screen
Disc Menu/Audio/Subtitle
[Original]Refers
the disc
was
to the
original language
Sampling Frequency
in which
recorded.
language, press number
buttons then ENTER to enter the corresponding
4-digit number according to the language code list
in the reference chapter (see page 55). If you enter
the wrong language code, press CLEAR.
[Other]
To select another
[Off](for
Disc
Subtitle)
:
Turn off Subtitle.
If your receiver or amplifier is NOT capable of
handling 96 kHz signals, select [48 kHz]. When this
choice is
96
made, this unit will automatically convert any
kHz signals to 48 kHz so your system can decode
them.
If your receiver or amplifier is capable of handling
96 kHz signals, select [96 kHz]. When this choice is
made, this unit will pass each type of signal through
without any further
processing.
SHokupand et ings
DRC
(Dynamic Range Control)
With the DVD
Audio
Set the recorder's
of audio
variety of audio output options.
Audio Output according to the type
system you
Dolby Digital
can
hear
a
program's
soundtrack in the most accurate and realistic
Settings
Each DVD disc has
format, you
a
use.
presentation possible, thanks to digital audio
technology. However, you may wish to compress the
dynamic range of the audio output (the difference
between the loudest sounds and the quietest ones).
Then, you may listen
/ DTS / MPEG
without
losing clarity
to
a
movie at
a
lower volume
of sound. Set DRC to
[ON]
for
this effect.
Select "Bitstream" if you connect the
recorder's DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack to an amplifier
[Bitstream]:
or
other
equipment
with
a
Dolby Digital,
DTS
or
MPEG decoder.
MPEG): Select when
connected to a two-channel digital stereo amplifier.
DVDs encoded in Dolby Digital or MPEG will be
automatically downmixed to two-channel PCM
[PCM] (for Dolby Digital
/
Vocal
Set Vocal to
DVD is
[ON] only when a multi-channel karaoke
playing. The karaoke channels on the disc will
mix into normal stereo sound.
audio.
[Off] (for DTS): If you select "Off", the DTS signal is
not output through the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT jack.
19
Lock
(Parental Control) Settings
Set Password
Rating
Some movies contain
for children to view.
that may not be suitable
of these discs contain
scenes
Many
parental control information that applies to the
complete disc or to certain scenes on the disc. Movies
and scenes are rated from 1 to 8, depending on the
area. DVD video discs may or may not respond to the
parental control setting if the Area code of the disc is
set wrongly. Some discs offer more suitable scenes as
an alternative. Ratings are area dependent. The
parental control feature allows you to block access to
scenes below the rating you input, thereby preventing
your children from being able to view material you
1.
Select
2. Follow
[Set Password] option
2
then press B.
shown
"Rating".
To change the password, select the [Change],
press ENTER and input the new 4-digit code then
press ENTER. Input it again to verify.
To delete the password, select [Delete] then press
believe is unsuitable.
step
as
ENTER.
If you
forget your 4-digit
code
If you
forget your password, to clear the
password, follow the procedure below.
1. Press SETUP to
display
the
Setup
current
menu.
2. Use the Number buttons to enter the
6-digit
number "210499".
3. Select
1.
Select
2.
To
[Rating] option
access
the
features, you
[Yes]
password is
then press B.
Rating, Password and Area Code
must input the 4-digit security code
you created.
If you have not yet entered a
are prompted to do so. Input
security
a 4-digit
then press ENTER. The 4-digit
cleared. Enter a new code.
Area Code
Enter the code of
code you
code and
an area
to rate the DVD video
press ENTER. Enter it again and press ENTER to
verify. If you make a mistake before pressing
"Area
whose standards
disc, referring
were
to the list
used
(See
Codes", page 55.).
ENTER, press CLEAR.
3.
Select
[1]
-
and
a
rating using
the v / V buttons.
[8]: Rating one (1) has the
rating eight (8) is the least
most restrictions
restrictive.
If you select [No Limit], parental control
is not active and the disc plays in full.
[No Limit]:
4.
Press ENTER to confirm your rating
then press SETUP to exit the menu.
selection,
1.
2. Follow
Note:
If you set
the same
scenes
rating for the recorder, all disc scenes with
rating or lower are played. Higher rated
are not played unless an alternate scene is
available
a
on
the disc.
3.
[Area Code] option
step
as
shown
"Rating".
Select the first character
4.
Shift the
second
is
2
then press B.
using
the v / V
buttons.
the disc. The alternative must have the
rating or a lower one. If no suitable alternative
found, playback stops. You must enter the 4-digit
password or change the rating level in order to play
same
20
Select
5.
using B buttons and select
character using v / V buttons.
cursor
Press ENTER to confirm your area code
then press SETUP to exit the menu.
the
selection,
DivX
Registration
Code
Recording Settings
DivX
We
provide you the DivX VOD (Video On Demand)
registration code that allows you to rent and purchase
videos using the DivX
VOD service. For more
information, visit www.divx.com/vod.
1.
Select
2.
Press ENTER while
[DivX Reg. Code] option
registration
[View]
then press B.
Record Mode Set
You
picture quality for recording;
HQ (High Quality), SQ (Standard Quality),
LQ (Low Quality), EQ (Extend Quality).
can
set the
is selected and the
code will appear.
SHokupand et ings
3.
Use the
registration
videos from Divx
code to
purchase
or
rent the
VOD service at
1.
Select
2.
Use v / V to select
SQ, LQ
3.
www.divx.com/vod. Follow the instructions and
download the video onto
a
disc for
playback
Note:
played
back
on
this unit.
can
a
then press B.
desired Record Mode
(HQ,
EQ).
Aspect
When DVD
VOD
Set] option
Press ENTER to confirm your selection, then
press SETUP to exit the menu.
Record
All the downloaded videos from DivX
or
Mode
on
this unit.
be
[Rec
only
you can set the
aspect ratio to suit the material you're
or
recording,
recording
recording (16:9
4:3).
21
DV
Recording
Audio
Disc
You need to set this if you have a camcorder using
32kHz/12-bit sound connected to the front panel DV
IN
jack.
Some digital
camcorders have two stereo tracks for
audio. One is recorded at the time of
shooting;
shooting.
other is for
Settings
Disc Format
If you load a completely blank
initialize the disc.
the
disc, the recorder will
DVD-R: The recorder initialize the disc to Video mode.
overdubbing after
On the Audio 1 setting, the sound that was recorded
while shooting is used.
On the Audio 2 setting, the overdubbed sound is
The
used.
Select "Yes" then press ENTER.
DVD+RW: The recorder initialize the disc to
recording
mode will
always
be Video mode.
DVD-RW: The recorder initialize the disc to VR
mode.
DVD+R
(DL):
The Initialize
menu
will appears.
DVD+RW mode.
Also, you
TV
Recording
When TV
can
reformat the DVD-RW/DVD+RW from
the
Setup
menu as
below.
1.
Select
[Disc Format] option
2.
Press ENTER while
Audio
recording
with
bilingual,
you
can
choose
audio channel to record.
[Main+Sub] Main language
[Main] Main language only
[Sub] Sub language only
and Sub
language
Format Disc
3.
menu
Use b / B to select
Video
[Start]
then press B.
is selected.
appears.
a
desired mode
(VR
Mode
or
then press ENTER.
Confirm message will appear.
For
4.
Auto
When
Chapter
22
10 minutes
markers
are
this interval to
15 minutes. If you select
switch off automatic chapter marking
[None],
altogether
with the
DVD+RWs, go
Use b / B to select
It takes
recording in Video mode, chapter
specified setting. You can change
put in
5 minutes,
Mode)
or
[None] setting.
a
to
step
4.
then press ENTER.
few moments to initialize the disc.
[Ok]
Caution
If you want to change the disc format,
recorded on the disc will be erased.
everything
Finalize
Disc Label
recordings in place so that the
disc can be played on a regular DVD player or
computer equipped with a suitable DVD-ROM drive.
Finalizing a Video mode disc creates a menu screen
for navigating the disc. This is accessed by pressing
Finalizing
'fixes' the
MENU/LIST
or
Use this to enter
a name
for the disc. This
name
appears when you load the disc and when you
disc information on-screen.
The disc
display
be up to 32 characters long.
For discs formatted on a different recorder, you will
see only a limited character set.
TITLE.
name can
Caution
Once you have finalized a DVD-R and DVD+R disc,
you cannot edit or record anything else on that disc
except DVD+RW. However, you
DVD-RW disc
can
record and edit
SHokupand et ings
a
by choosing [Unfinalize] option.
1.
Select
2.
Press ENTER while
[Disc Label] option
Keyboard
To enter
menu
[Edit]
then press B.
is selected.
appears.
characters,
see
page 48.
Disc Protect
Select
1.
Press ENTER while
2.
Finalize
Select
menu
When
then press B.
[Finalize] option
[Finalize]
recording
in DVD+RW / +R disc
formatted DVD-RW
is selected.
accidental
appears.
disc,
set to
recording, editing
or
or
VR mode
[ON] to prevent
deleting of the disc
loaded. If you need to unlock the disc to make
select [OFF].
edits,
then press ENTER.
The recorder starts finalizing the disc.
3.
[Ok]
Note:
How
long
finalization takes
depends
disc, how much is recorded
number of titles
on
DVD+R DL disc
can
on
the
on
the
type of
disc, and the
the disc.
take up to 30 minutes to
finalize.
Tips
If you load
already been
finalized, you can 'Unfinalize' it by choosing
Unfinalize from the Finalize menu. After doing this,
you
can
a
DVD-RW that has
edit and re-record onto the disc.
You cannot unfinalize
If
[Disc Protect] option
not available. To
a
DVD-R and DVD+R disc.
is set to
finalize,
set
[ON], the finalize is
[Disc Protect] option to
[OFF].
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General
Explanation
On-Screen Display
This manual
of
Displaying
You
loaded
operating the
recorder. Some DVDs require specific operation or
allow only limited operation during playback. When
this occurs, the symbol
appears on the TV screen,
indicating that the operation is not permitted by the
recorder
or
gives
basic instructions for
is not available
Displaying
on
can
1.
Disc Information
display
on-screen
various information about the disc
on-screen.
Press DISPLAY
Example:
once
to show current status.
DVD-RW in VR mode
the disc.
Information While
Watching
TV
2.
Press DISPLAY
again
to show various
information.
playback
During viewing the TV, press ENTER or DISPLAY
to display/remove the information displayed
once
The items
on-screen.
displayed differ depending
playing status.
type
or
You
can
on
the disc
e.g., when DVD-RW in VR mode is inserted.
Indicates channel
number, station
signal (STEREO, MONO)
Indicates
name, and audio
received by the tuner.
operational mode of the recorder.
(HDD, DVD, VCD, etc.)
Indicates the record
mode,
free space, and elapsed
time progress bar.
Indicates disc
name
3.
change
and format.
select
or
an
item
select the
by pressing v / V and
setting by pressing b / B.
For details about each
item,
see
the pages in
parentheses.
(or track) number/total
number of titles (or tracks) (page 25)
[Chapter]: Current chapter number/total number
of chapters (page 25)
[Time]: Elapsed playing time (page 26)
[Audio]: Selected audio language (DVD VIDEO
only) or audio channel (page 27)
[Subtitle]: Selected subtitle (page 28)
[Angle]: Selected angle/total number of angles
(page 27)
[Sound]: Selected sound mode (page 28)
[Title]:
Current title
Note:
Indicates current date and time.
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If
button is
pressed
display disappears.
no
for 10
seconds, the
on-screen
Unless stated
Playback
Playing
a
the remote control. Some features may also be
available on the Setup menu.
use
HDD, DVD, DivX file
or
Video CD
Playback Setup
Turn the TV
on
Moving
When
and select the video
input
the
1.
2.
source
and select
on
button
Load your chosen disc in the
playback side down.
tray, with the
Starts
menu
If a
The
title icon.
connected to the recorder.
playback using
disc has
as
more
than
one
HOME
is displayed
may be displayed
(see
page
can move
to
use
v / V to select the
Then, press the appropriate numbered
(0-9)
Moving
title, you
follows:
Press DISPLAY twice then
system: Turn the audio system
input
a
to another TITLE
another title
source
connected to the recorder.
Audio
otherwise, all operations described
or
b / B to select
a
title number.
to another CHAPTER/TRACK
15).
menu screen
menu screen
DVD
or
Video CD which contains
first after
loading
a
When
a
disc has
a menu.
another
Press TITLE
or
view, then press ENTER
want to
disc has
on a
more
than
MENU/LIST to return to the
more
than
track, you
one
chapter/track
Press SKIP .
as
one
chapter
can move
follows:
>
to
or
Press SKIP . twice
menu
or a
to
briefly during playback
select the next chapter/track or to return to the
beginning of the current chapter/track.
Usetheb/B/v/Vbuttonstoselectthe
title/chapter you
start playback.
title
briefly
to
step back
to
to the
previous chapter/track.
screen.
To go
directly
to any
chapter during
DVD
playback,
Use the number buttons to select the track you want
to view.
press DISPLAY twice and press v / V to select the
chapter/track icon. Then, input the chapter/track
Press RETURN
numberoruseb/B.
(O)
to return to the
menu screen.
Menu
for
setting and the exact operating procedures
using the menu may differ depending on the
disc. Follow the instructions
on
You may also set PBC to
menu. See page 18.
screen.
Setup
3.
To
the each
Search
menu
under
[OFF]
1.
Press SCAN
2.
Press SCAN
stop the playback, press STOP x.
The unit records the
(m
or
M) during playback.
(m
required speed.
or
M) repeatedly
stopped point, depending on
the disc. "Xx" appears on the screen briefly.
Press N (PLAY) to resume playback (from the
scene point). If you press STOP (x) again or
unload the disc ("x" appears on the screen.), the
unit will clear the stopped point.
3.
Press OPEN/CLOSE
Playback
Press OPEN/CLOSE
(Z)
(Z)
to
remove
the disc.
to close disc
tray
or
HDD, DVD ; 5 steps (forward and backward)
Video CD; 3 steps (forward and backward)
To exit SEARCH
mode, press PLAY.
Still Picture and
Frame-by-Frame
Press PAUSE/STEP
1.
(X) during playback.
the picture frame-by-frame by pressing
PAUSE/STEP (X) repeatedly.
2.
To exit still motion
press POWER (1), the disc tray closes
automatically and unit turns off.
Notes:
to select the
Advance
mode, press PLAY.
If Parental Control is set and the disc is not within
the
Rating settings (not authorized),
the
4-digit
Tip:
code must be entered and/or the disc must be
You
authorized
frame
(see "Rating",
DVDs may have a Region
Your recorder will not play
on
page
Code.
20).
advance
by pressing
back up the picture frame-byb / B repeatedly during PAUSE
or
mode.
discs that have
code different from your recorder. The
for this recorder is 3 (three).
can
region
region code
a
The
picture frame-by-frame
in
reverse
is not available
for Video CD.
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Slow Motion
Press PAUSE/STEP
1.
The DVD
will
player
Use the SCAN
2.
(X) during playback.
now
(m
or
to select the
A-B
To
a
1.
go into PAUSE mode.
M)
Repeat
required
speed.
2.
and
4
DVD, HDD; steps (forward
backward)
Video CD; 3 steps (forward only)
repeat
Press A-B at your chosen
appears briefly on the TV
To exit Slow Motion
mode, press PLAY (N).
again
A
*
"
screen.
again at your chosen
"A B" appears briefly on the TV
repeat sequence begins.
Press A-B
"
starting point.
Press A-B
3.
3.
sequence.
end
point.
screen
and the
to cancel.
Note:
HDD
During
Random
you cannot select
playback,
a
sequence
less than 5 seconds.
Press RANDOM
1.
The unit
during playback.
automatically begins Random Playback
and "RANDOM" appears
To return to normal
2.
on
the TV
Time Search
screen.
press RANDOM until
the TV screen.
playback,
"NORMAL" appears
on
To start
at any chosen time
search box shows
By pressing
SKIP >
unit selects another
during Random playback, the
title (track) and resumes Random
playback.
and "0:00:00" appears.
Notes:
in the
Input
the
start time in
required
works with DVD Karaoke discs
Video CD with
Setup
PBC, you
to
menu
use
or
right.
enter the correct numbers.
must set PBC to OFF
the Random function. See
hours, minutes, and
If you enter the wrong numbers, press b / B to
move the under bar (_) to the wrong number. Then
video CDs without PBC.
a
during playback. The time
the elapsed playing time.
seconds from left to
only
the disc:
Press v / V to select the time clock icon
2.
3.
This function
on
Press DISPLAY twice
1.
Tip:
On
playing
Press ENTER to confirm.
4.
Playback
starts from the
selected time.
page 18.
Zoom
Repeat
Press REPEAT to select
a
desired
repeat mode.
[Chapter] repeats the current chapter. (DVD only)
[Title] repeats the current title. (DVD, HDD only)
[All] repeats the all titles/tracks on the VR mode
The Zoom function allows you to enlarge the video
image and to move through the enlarged image.
[OFF]
play repeatedly.
a
in the
Video CD with
Setup
page 18.
menu
must set PBC to
to
PBC, you
use
the
Repeat
[OFF]
function. See
or
still
playback
x1 size
→
x2 size
→
x4 size
→
x1 size
(normal size)
2.
Usetheb/B/v/Vbuttonstomovethroughthe
zoomed picture.
3.
To
resume
normal
press ZOOM
playback, press CLEAR or
repeatedly until the normal picture
appears.
Note:
The
26
to
Each press of the ZOOM button changes the TV
screen in the sequence shown below.
Note:
On
during playback
activate the Zoom function.
DVD-RW, or Video CD.
[Track]: repeats the current track. (Video CD only)
does not
Press ZOOM
1.
zoom
function may not work for
some
DVDs.
Disc Menu
Marker Search
HDD
-RWVR
DVD
-RWVideo
+RW
-R
1.
+R
2.
To enter
You
Marker
start
can
points.
a
To enter
point
the TV
screen
from up to six memorized
marker, press MARKER at the
a
the disc. The Marker icon appears
briefly. Repeat to enter up to six
on
the disc menu, press MENU/LIST
on
Camera
Angle
DVD
If the disc contains
recorded at different
scenes
angles, you can change
angle during playback.
camera
To Recall
or
1.
During
disc
search
menu
Clear
Marked Scene
a
press SEARCH. The marker
appears on the screen.
playback,
Useb/B/v/Vtoselectamarkedscenethat
you want to recall
or
Press ENTER and
marked
scene
remove
displayed.
again.
markers.
3.
To
is
menu
playback
desired
2.
Press MENU/LIST.
The disc
VCD
DVD
scene.
to
a
different
camera
Press ANGLE then press b / B repeatedly
playback to select a desired angle.
The number of the current
angle
appears
during
on
the TV
screen.
Tip:
clear.
playback
starts from the
Or, press CLEAR and the marked
is erased from the marker search
menu.
The ANGLE indicator will blink
scenes
recorded at different
is
angle switching
Changing
on
the TV
angles
at
screen
to indicate that
Playbck
possible.
the Audio Soundtrack
DVD
Press AUDIO then press b / B repeatedly during
playback to hear a different audio language or audio
soundtrack if available.
Note:
Some discs feature both
soundtracks. There is
no
Dolby Digital and DTS
analog audio output when
DTS is selected. To listen to the DTS
connect this recorder to
the Contents of DVD
Checking
Video Discs: Menus
DVDs may contain menus that allow you to access
special features. To open the disc menu, press
MENU/LIST. Then, press the appropriate number
buttontoselectanoption.Or,usetheb/B/v/V
buttons to highlight your selection, then press ENTER.
DTS decoder via
-RWVR
VCD
DivX
-RWVideo
+RW
-R
Press AUDIO then press b / B repeatedly
playback to hear a different audio channel
or
of the
the Audio Channel
HDD
LEFT
one
See page 13 for connection details.
digital outputs.
Changing
a
soundtrack,
+R
during
(STEREO,
RIGHT).
With DVD-RW discs recorded in VR mode and HDD
Title Menu
1.
that have both
DVD
Press TITLE.
If the current title has
appear
menu
2.
The
on
the TV
a
menu, the
screen.
menu
will
a
main and
a
Bilingual audio channel,
(L), Sub (R), or
you can switch among Main
Main+sub (L+R) by pressing AUDIO.
Otherwise, the disc
may not appear.
menu
language
may contain camera angles, spoken
and subtitle options, and chapters for the
title.
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3D Surround
+R
DVD
This unit
can
-RWVR
VCD
-RWVideo
+RW
-R
DivX
produce
a
3D Surround
which
effect,
playback
conventional stereo
instead of the five
speakers,
speakers normally required
channel audio from
from two
or
to listen to multi-
home theater
a
system.
To turn off the 3D Surround
2.
effect, select
Subtitles
DVD
-R
Skip
+R
skips
recalled.
Notes:
--
stored in memory for use any time.
This recorder does not memorize settings of a disc
Settings
are
commencing
to
DivX
HDD
-RWVR
-RWVideo
+RW
PIP
in
(Picture
-RWVideo
Picture)
+RW
-R
HDD
+R
-RWVR
DVD
VCD
This function enables you to view the stored stations
in sub picture during playback.
DVD
Each press I.SKIP
In HDD
the last
switch off the recorder. If you load a disc that had its
settings memorized, the latest stop position is
if you switch off the recorder before
play it.
Press SUBTITLE then press b / B repeatedly during
playback to see the different subtitle languages.
Instant
user
disc that you have viewed.
memory
even if you remove the disc from the recorder or
--
[NORMAL].
DVD
settings for
Settings remain in
automatically
Press 3D SURR. then press b / B repeatedly
during playback to select [3D SUR.].
1.
Memory
This recorder memorizes the
simulates multi-channel audio
more
Last Condition
playback
forward
skips
or
forward 15 seconds.
Timeshift
or reverse
mode, each press
b / B
5 minutes.
Note:
If
appears, the feature is not available
Finding
You
on a
Disc
the disc.
VCD
any point on a video CD
this function. Use this function only while a
can
using
Locations
on
directly
video CD is
access
to the
playing. Playback jumps
point
specified.
1.
Press PIP to switch
Press SEARCH
button
during playback.
The progress bar appears
on
the TV
Use b / B to find
3.
Press ENTER to confirm the selected
a
start
position
for
screen.
2.
Playback
starts from the selected
playback.
position.
position.
This function works
Input
again
on
the sub
press this
to switch it off.
mode selection for sub
Press AV to select the
picture.
picture,
input
picture
mode for the sub
Each time this button is
mode for the sub
picture
is
pressed, each input
displayed as shown
below.
Note:
memorized.
On and off
Tuner
only
when
no
→
AV1
→
AV2
marker is
Program
selection for sub
picture
Use v / V to
change the program when sub
picture's input is set to tuner. The selected program
number is displayed on the TV screen. You can
view the selected program by pressing STOP (x).
Sub
picture position change
Press b / B repeatedly until desired position is
achieved. The sub picture moves clockwise or
counterclockwise.
Zoom Sub
picture
Press ZOOM repeatedly to enlarge the sub picture,
the magnification level increases up to three steps.
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2.
DivX Movie File
Playing
a
The recorder
can
HDD, CD-R/RW
DVD±R/RW discs. Before playing DivX files, read
play
Divx files
"About DivX movie files"
1.
Press HOME.
2.
Select
a
on
on
or
page 30.
Select
Refer to "Disc Menu/Audio/Subtitle"
If the subtitle still does not
media that contains DivX
file(s)
menu
then press ENTER.
appears on the TV screen.
1-2
1.
after the
options
Press v / V to select
Movie
a
display properly
proceeded,
menu
menu
Press v / V to select
page 19.
displayed properly.
Movie
4.
on
press and hold SUBTITLE about
3 seconds then press b / B to select another
language code during playback until the subtitle is
steps
then
[MOVIE] option
The Movie
Setup menu appears.
Press SETUP b [LANGUAGE] b [Disc Subtitle]
then select the language you have found.
Tip:
press ENTER.
3.
Press SETUP. The
a
folder/file
on
the Movie
then press ENTER.
menu
options
appear.
Playbck
folder, and press ENTER.
A list of files in the folder appears. If you are in a
file list and want to return to the Folder list, use the
v / V buttons
on
the remote to
highlight
and
press ENTER.
5.
If you want to view a particular file, press v / V to
highlight a file and press PLAY.
You can use variable playback functions. Refer to
pages 25-28.
6.
Press STOP to
menu
stop the playback. The Movie
appears.
Notice for
displaying
the DivX subtitle
Please refer to
following notice when the DivX
subtitle does not display properly.
1. Find a suitable language for the DivX subtitle on
the figure below.
Disc Subtitle
Language
Available DivX Subtitle
Original, English
English
French, German,
Italian, Spanish,
French, German, Italian,
Spanish, Portuguese
Portuguese
Dutch, Swedish
Russian
Russian
Other 6976
Greek
Other 7665
Polish, Hungarian, Czech
2.
Pressv/V/b/Btoselectanoption,andpress
ENTER.
[Play] Start playback the
[Open] Opens the folder
folder appears
[Delete] Deletes the
selected title.
and
file(s)
or
a
list of files in the
folder(s)
from the
media.
(HDD only)
[Rename] Edits the file name. (HDD only)
(page 36)
[Move] Moves the file(s) to another folder or
media. (HDD only) (page 37)
[Copy] Copies the file(s) to another folder or
media. (page 37)
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About DivX movie files
DivX disc
compatibility
limited
follows:
as
with this recorder is
Available resolution size of the DivX file is under
720x576
The file
(W
x
name
H) pixel.
of the DivX subtitle is limited to
characters.
The total number of files and folders
on
the disc
should be less than 1999.
If the number of the screen frame is
over
29.97
frames per second, this unit may not operate
normally.
If the video and audio structure of recorded file
is not interleaved, returns to the
If the file is recorded with
menu screen.
GMC, the unit
supports only 1-point of the record level.
*
GMC?
GMC is the acronym for Global Motion
Compensation. It is an encoding tool specified in
MPEG4 standard. Some MPEG4
DivX
or
Xvid, have this option.
There
are
called
1-point, 2-point,
Playable
encoders, like
different levels of GMC
or
3-point
encoding, usually
GMC.
DivX file
".avi", ".divx"
Playable
DivX subtitle
".smi", ".srt",
".sub
".txt
(Micro DVD format only)",
(Micro DVD format only)"
Divx subtitle
except those listed above is
displayed
the TV
Playable
on
not
screen.
Codec format
"DIV3", "MP43", "DIVX", "XVID", "DX50"
Playable
Audio format
"AC3", "PCM", "MP2", "MP3", "WMA"
within 8
48 kHz (MP3),
Sampling frequency:
32
48kHz (WMA)
Bit rate: within 8 320kbps (MP3),
32
192kbps (WMA)
-
-
-
30
-
within
Playing
an
Audio CD
MP3/WMA
or
file
Audio CD and Music
1.
The recorder
play
can
or
audio CDs and MP3/WMA files
HDD, CD-ROM, CD-R/RW or DVD±R/RW discs.
Before playing MP3/WMA files, read "About
on
Music
The
on
MP3/WMA audio files"
Press v / V to select
menu
folder/file
the Audio CD
on
then press ENTER.
options
menu
a
options
menu
appear.
page 32.
Press HOME.
1.
The HOME
Select
2.
a
menu
appears.
media that contains MP3/WMA
or
audio
title then press ENTER.
Select
3.
then press ENTER.
Music menu appears on the TV
[MUSIC] option
The Audio CD
or
screen.
2.
Pressv/V/b/Btoselectanoption,andpress
ENTER.
[Play]
Start
the selected title.
playback
the folder and
[Open] Opens
list of files in the
a
Playbck
folder appears
Deletes the
[Delete]
Audio CD Menu
Use v/V to select
4.
a
[Rename]
Music Menu
track then press N
(PLAY).
Playback starts.
During playback, the current track's elapsed
playing time will appear on the front panel display
and menu. Playback will stop at the end of the
Press DISPLAY to view
ID3-Tag
the MP3 file. If
information is not
ID3-Tag
information for
present, "Not Checked" will appear. If you select
a folder, the number of subfolders and number
of MP3/WMA files in the folder
Press DISPLAY
information
again
to
are
remove
displayed.
move
to the upper
directory,
use
and press ENTER.
highlight
You can also display HOME menu to select
another media by pressing RETURN (O).
To
stop playback
at any
time, press STOP.
Tip:
You
can
create
new
to another folder
or
(page 37)
[Copy] Copies the file(s)
media. (page 37)
to another folder
or
Adds the
track(s)
to
Program
List.
Pause
1.
Press PAUSE/STEP
2.
To return to
(X) during playback.
playback, press
PAUSE/STEP (X) again.
N
(PLAY)
or
press
to Another Track
[New Album] option
Press SKIP .
or
>
briefly during
playback to go to the next track
beginning of the current track.
or
Press SKIP . twice
step back
previous
On
briefly
to
to return to the
to the
track.
Audio
CD,
to go
directly
the track number
using
the numbered buttons
an
to any
track,
enter
(0-9)
during playback.
then press ENTER.
"NONAME##" folder is created.
on
the Music-HDD
folder. Select
file(s)
Moving
the v / V to
5.
media.
(page 36)
name.
the
screen.
If you want to
Moves the
[Program Add]
(page 33)
disc.
Tips:
Edits the file
[Move]
from the media.
file(s)
menu
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Repeat
Audio CDs
Track/All/Off
Repeat
-
Press REPEAT to select
a
desired
repeat mode.
Repeat
A-B
To
a
repeat
TRACK:
OFF
does not
(No display):
sequence in
play repeatedly.
The
Track/Folder/Off
Repeat
-
Press REPEAT to select
a
desired
again at your
Repeat icon and 'A
repeat mode.
TRACK:
OFF
does not
(No display):
The
current folder.
during playback or in stop mode.
automatically begins Random Playback
and "RANDOM" appears
2.
on
the
menu screen.
repeatedly
until
playback, press RANDOM
"RANDOM" disappears from the
menu screen.
during
Random
playback,
unit selects another track and
resumes
Random
Repeat
icon
MP3 / WMA file
limited
as
from the
disappears
play,
menu
SKIP >
Sampling frequency:
32 48kHz (WMA)
Bit rate: within 8
within 8
32
-
the
a
a
3D Surround
simulates multi-channel audio
CD-R
effect, which
playback
from two
conventional stereo
speakers, instead of the
speakers normally required to listen to
five
more
multi-
channel audio from
home theater
a
Press 3D SURR.
or
system.
during playback
within
physical
to select
effect, press 3D
disappears
from the
".mp3"
/ ".wma".
format should be "ISO 9660" and
physical format
(UDF Bridge format)".
should be "ISO 9660
If you record MP3 / WMA files using software that
cannot create a file system (eg. Direct-CD) it is
impossible
File
To turn off the 3D Surround
MP3/WMA file that has
an
to
playback
MP3 / WMA files. We
recommend that you use Easy-CD
creates an ISO 9660 file system.
[3D SUR].
SURR. until "3D SUR"
(MP3),
-
file extension other than
DVD±R/RW
produce
48 kHz
-
320kbps (MP3),
192kbps (WMA)
3D Surround
can
with this recorder is
compatibility
follows:
"JOLIET".
2.
menu
screen.
playback.
1.
the
repeat sequence begins.
The recorder cannot read
Tip:
This unit
on
-
To return to normal
By pressing
B' appears
-
About MP3/WMA audio files
Press RANDOM
The unit
point.
play repeatedly.
Random
1.
chosen end
screen.
To exit the sequence and return to normal
press A-B again.
3.
repeats the current track.
FOLDER: repeats the all tracks in the
track:
Press A-B
2.
screen, and the
MP3/WMA
a
Press A-B at your chosen start point.
Repeat icon and 'A' appears on the menu
1.
repeats the current track.
ALL: repeats the all tracks on the disc.
(Audio CD only)
names
must
incorporate
They
should not contain
menu
screen.
should have
an
maximum of 8 letters and
a
.mp3
Creator, which
or .wma
special
extension.
letters such
as
/ ?
*:"<>letc.
Changing
the Audio Channel
Press AUDIO
channel
repeatedly to hear
(stereo, left or right).
a
The total number of files and folders
different audio
on
the disc
should be less than 1999.
This recorder
requires
discs and
recordings
to meet
certain technical standards in order to achieve
Search
1.
(Audio CD only)
Press SCAN
(m
The recorder will
Press SCAN
or
playback quality.
M) during playback.
now
go into SEARCH mode.
2.
(m or M) repeatedly
required speed (3 steps).
3.
To exit SEARCH
to select the
mode, press N (PLAY).
Pre-recorded DVDs
set to these standards. There
are
optimal
automatically
many different types
of recordable disc formats (including CD-R containing
MP3
or
WMA
files)
existing conditions
playback.
are
and these
require certain pre(see above) to ensure compatible
Customers should note that
required
permission
is
in order to download MP3 / WMA files
and music from the Internet. Our company has no
right to grant such permission. Permission should
always
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be
sought
from the
copyright
owner.
with Audio
Program Playback
CD and MP3/WMA file
1.
contain up to 99 Audio CD tracks
MP3/WMA files.
1.
Use v / V to select
a
Audio CD
menu.
You
by pressing
Press v / V to select
a
track/file
on
the
Program
256
or
(or folder)
select all files and folders
can
menu
Music
or
track/file
options
menu
List then press ENTER.
The menu options appear.
Program Playback enables you to make custom
playlists of Audio CD or MP3/WMA tracks. Programs
can
List
Program
on
on
the
the Music
CLEAR button. To cancel the
selections, press CLEAR again.
Selecting multiple
1.
files/tracks
(folders)
Press MARKER.
2.
A check mark appears on the file/track or
folder. Press MARKER again to cancel the
marked file/track
2.
Repeat step
(folders).
or
Use v / V to select
[Play] Playback begins in the order in which you
programmed the tracks from the selected track.
folder.
1 to mark additional file/track
options
appear
on
Use v / V to select the
the left side of the
menu.
[Program Add] option
[Save]
Repeat steps
1-3 to mark additional tracks.
a
to the
Program
The
programmed track you
highlighted on the program
selected last is
(HDD only)
Tracks
Repeat
mode.
Track from the
Program
List
tracks.
Press ENTER. The
3.
Select
options
menu
[Delete] option
appears
then press ENTER.
Track Order in the
Program
List
Select the track you wish to move on the Program
List. Use MARKER button to select multiple tracks.
Use v / V to select the track you want to start
2.
Press ENTER. The
playing.
3.
Press N
(PLAY)
list.
4.
to start.
after
playing
the last
To exit
and
Program Playback
playback, select a track on
(PLAY).
resume
appears
Select [Move] option then press ENTER.
Use v / V to move the yellow bar to the desired
Save Your
normal
the List and press N
you have
Select
The
can access or remove
pressing
MENU/LIST.
the
Program
List
screen
by
Program
List
(HDD only)
This recorder memorizes the
1.
Tip:
options
menu
location, then press ENTER.
programmed
track in the program list.
You
Playbck
the
1.
Playback stops
8.
change
Memorizes the program list.
2.
Changing
list.
to
Select the track you wish to erase from the
Program List. Use MARKER button to select
multiple
7.
Program
[TRACK] Repeats the current track.
[ALL] Repeats all tracks on the Program List.
[OFF] Cancels Repeat mode (no display).
1.
move
track(s)
Press REPEAT to select the desired
Erasing
Use B to
Moves the
Repeat Programmed
If you select a folder for Programmed Playback, all
tracks/files in the folder are added to the Program List.
6.
from the
program order.
then
Note:
5.
track(s)
menu.
[Move]
press ENTER.
4.
Deletes the
[Delete]
Press ENTER.
The
3.
then press ENTER
to confirm your selection.
List
2.
option
an
2.
user
program list that
programmed.
a
track
menu
on
the
options
Program
List.
appear.
Select
The
[Save] option then press ENTER.
Program List is saved in the HDD's
PROGRAM folder.
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Viewing
The recorder
can
DVD±R/RW,
recordings,
or
Photo
JPEG File
a
JPEG files
play
the
on
HDD. Before
playing
JPEG image
read "About
CD-R/RW,
on
pressing
Press HOME.
The HOME
2.
Select
a
appears.
Select
media that contains JPEG file then press
1.
menu
then press ENTER.
appears on the TV screen.
List
Program
on
the
menu
by
selections,
files
(folders)
Press MARKER.
or
2.
4.
the
A check mark appears on the file or folder.
Press MARKER again to cancel the marked file
[PHOTO] option
The Photo
on
again.
Selecting multiple
ENTER.
3.
file
CLEAR button. To cancel the
press CLEAR
menu
a
then press ENTER.
The menu options appear.
You can select all files and folders
page 35.
1.
Press v / V to select
1.
JPEG
files"
options
menu
folder.
Repeat step
1 to mark additional file
(folders).
Useb/B/v/Vtoselectafolder,thenpress
ENTER.
The
menu
options
appear
on
the left side of the
menu.
5.
6.
Select
Use v / V to select
2.
[Open] option
[Open] Opens
[Full Screen]
ENTER.
options
appear
on
the left side of the
move
to the upper
v / V to
directory,
use
the
8.
To
image
stop viewing
The Photo
is
at any
menu
displayed
then press
in full
appears.
name.
[Copy] Copies the file(s)
media. (page 37)
screen.
time, press STOP.
as
full
menu.
(page 36) (HDD
[Move] Moves the file(s) to another folder
(album) or media. (page 37) (HDD only)
ENTER.
The selected
Slide Show
Edits the file
[Rename]
only)
highlight
You can also display
media by pressing RETURN (O).
[Full Screen]
list of files in the
the selected file from the media.
[Slide Show] Displays
and press ENTER.
HOME menu to select another
Use v / V to select
a
Shows the selected file
[Delete] Deletes
(HDD only)
Tips:
7.
the folder and
screen.
menu.
If you want to
then press ENTER
folder appears
Useb/B/v/Vtoselectafile,thenpress
menu
option
to confirm your selection.
then press ENTER.
A list of files in the selected folder appears.
The
an
to another folder
or
Tip:
You
can
create
new
folder in the HDD. Select
[New
then press ENTER. "NONAME##"
folder is created.
Album] option
Skip Images
While
once
Press ENTER to appear
or
disappear
this
menu.
press SKIP (.or >)
to advance to the next file or return to the
viewing
picture,
previous
file.
Rotate
Images
Use v / V while
clockwise
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a
or
viewing
a
picture
counterclockwise.
to
flip
the
picture
5.
View Slide Shows
Press MARKER to select
Select
1. Select
[Slide Show] option on the Photo menu
(Refer to "Photo menu options" on page 34).
press ENTER.
Select [Deselect
2. Press ENTER.
The Slide Show
menu
multiple files.
[Select All] option to select all tracks
All] option
then
to deselect all
selected tracks then press ENTER.
Select [Cancel] option to exit this menu then
appears.
press ENTER.
6.
Use b / B / v / V to
highlight [Start] option
then
press ENTER.
3.Useb/B/v/Vtosettheoptions.
[Object] option:
[Selected] Views
slide show
only
selected files.
Use the MARKER button to select
[All]
multiple
files.
Views slide show all files.
Playbck
[Speed] option:
Sets the Slide Show
speed
to
[Slow], [Normal],
or
[Fast].
7.
4. Select the
[Start] option
then press ENTER to start
Press STOP to
the Photo
stop
the Slide Show and return to
menu.
the Slide Show.
5. Press STOP to
the Photo
stop the Slide Show and
returns to
About JPEG
menu.
JPEG disc
limited
To Pause the Slide Show
1. Press PAUSE/STEP
to pause slide show.
(X)
2. When you want to continue slide
N
show, press
files while
MP3 music files recorded
on
listening
to
HDD.
1. Select
[Slide Show] option on the Photo menu
(Refer to "Photo menu options" on page 34).
2. Press ENTER.
The Slide Show
3.
Select
[Simultaneous
Slide Show
upon the size and number of JPEG files,
it could take a long time for the recorder to read the
appears.
Music
see an on-screen
display
after
of the files may be too large
reduce the resolution of the JPEG files to less
some
pixels.
The total number of files and folders
on
the disc
should be less than 1999.
Some discs may be incompatible due to
recording format or the condition of disc.
a
different
Ensure that all the selected files have the
extensions when
menu
with this recorder is
follows:
as
than 4M
display photo
files
Depending
---
simultaneously
can
compatibility
files. If you don't
several minutes,
(PLAY).
To listen to music while slide show
You
image
copying
into the CD
".jpg"
layout.
If the files have
play] option
menu
on
the
rename
File
them
".jpe" or ".jpeg" extensions, please
as ".jpg" file.
without
names
".jpg"
extension will not be able
to be read
by
this recorder. Even
shown
as
JPEG
are
image
though
the files
files in Windows
Explorer.
4.
Progressive
and lossless
files
supported.
are
not
compression
JPEG
image
Press ENTER.
Simultaneous Music
play
menu
appears.
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Editing
MP3/WMA, JPEG,
a
DivX
Naming
a
file
file
You
These
independently.
long.
descriptions are MP3 file's operation for
example, other kind's files are operated same way.
Erasing
You
on
Select
You
a
can
pressing
MP3/WMA, JPEG
or
DivX
2.
Press ENTER.
file(s)/
3.
file you wish to erase on the menu.
select all files and folders on the menu
CLEAR button. To cancel the
Names
Select
a
the HDD
MP3/WMA files
1.
The
the HDD.
press CLEAR
can
options
rename on
appear
Select
Edit
the HDD
be up to 32 characters
file you wish to
menu
on
[Edit] option then
options appears.
on
the
the
menu.
menu.
press ENTER.
by
selections,
again.
Selecting multiple
1.
HDD
file(s)/folder(s) from the
can erase
folder(s)
1.
a
can name
on
files
(folders)
Press MARKER.
A check mark appears on the file or folder.
Press MARKER again to cancel the marked file
or
2.
2.
menu
Select
The
36
Repeat step
1 to mark additional file
(folders).
4.
Press ENTER.
The
3.
folder.
options
appear
[Delete] option
selected file(s) is
on
the
menu.
Select
[Rename] option then
Keyboard menu appears.
To enter
then press ENTER.
deleted from HDD.
characters,
see
press ENTER.
page 48.
Copying
a
to another media or
file(s)
Moving
folder
You
You
can
copy
to another media
file(s)/folder(s)
a
Select
You
can
pressing
CLEAR button. To cancel the
press CLEAR
1.
by
1.
Follow
2.
Press ENTER.
selections,
again.
The
3.
Selecting multiple
file(s)/folder(s) to another media or
moving, the file(s)/folder(s) are deleted
from the current location.
file you wish to copy on the menu.
select all files and folders on the menu
a
file(s)
can move a
folder. After
or
folder.
1.
a
files
(folders)
options
Select
Move
1-3
steps
as
appear
[Move] option
menu
shown left.
on
the left side of the
menu.
then press ENTER.
will appear.
Press MARKER.
A check mark appears on the file or folder.
Press MARKER again to cancel the marked file
folder.
or
2.
2.
Repeat step
menu
options
appear
Select
Edit
4.
(folders).
Press ENTER.
The
3.
1 to mark additional file
[Edit] option then
options appears.
Select
Copy
[Copy] option
menu
on
the
menu.
Playbck
press ENTER.
4.
then press ENTER.
You
1.
appears.
a
album
(folder)
to
move.
After
The
2.
select
can
selecting a media then press
album (folder) list appears.
Select
a
ENTER.
folder.
Also, you
can
create
[New Album] option
new
on
album
the Move
(folder).
menu
Select
then
press ENTER.
"NONAME##" folder is created.
5.
5.
You
1.
a
album
(folder)
selecting a media then press
album (folder) list appears.
Select
a
[Move] option
moving.
then press ENTER to
begin
to copy.
After
The
2.
select
can
Select
ENTER.
folder.
Also, you
can
create
[New Album] option
new
on
album
the
Copy
(folder).
menu
Select
then
press ENTER.
"NONAME##" folder is created.
6.
Select
[Copy] option
copying.
then press ENTER to
begin
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Note:
Recording
About DVD
The maximum number of titles that
on
can
the HDD is 255.
the HDD allows you to record
12 hours continuously.
Using
recording
be recorded
a
maximum of
Notes:
This recorder cannot make
recordings
on
CD-R
or
CD-RW discs.
The
Our company takes
failure due to power
no
responsibility
for
recording
outages, defective discs,
Please take proper
Disc types and
and settings
discs:
care
or
of your discs.
recording formats, modes,
play five different kinds of DVD
pre-recorded DVD-Video discs, DVD-RW,
can
DVD-R, DVD+RW and DVD+R discs. The disc format
for DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD+RW discs is always "Video
format"---the
This
means
same as
that
once
DVD-R, DVD+R,
or
pre-recorded
DVD-Video discs.
finalized, you
can
DVD+RW in
a
play a
regular DVD
player.
By default, the DVD-RW disc format is Video
Recording (VR) format, though you can change this to
Video format, if required. (Reinitializing the disc will
erase the contents of the disc.)
The recording mode is closely related to the disc
format. If the disc format is Video Recording format,
then the recording mode is VR mode; if the disc
format is Video mode, then the recording mode is
Video mode (except for DVD-Video, which is not
recordable, and so does not have a recording mode).
Within the recording modes (which are fixed for them
whole disc) are the record settings. These can be
changed as required for each recording and
determine the picture quality and how much space the
recording will take up on the disc.
About HDD
recording
Recording to the internal hard disk drive (HDD) is
basically similar to recording to a VR mode DVD-RW
disc. You have the full choice of recording quality
options, including the manual mode, and of course
you
can
record,
erase
and re-record
many times
of the hard disk drive means
as
as
you like. The capacity
that you can store many hours of video on it, even in
the higher quality recording modes. To help you
the contents, the HDD is divided into ten
genre. You can name and use these genres as you
like---for example, you might have a genre for movies,
organize
another for TV
recordings.
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shows, and
one
for camcorder
recording
recording
the recorder
damage to the Recorder.
Fingerprints and small scratches on a disc can
affect playback and/or recording performance.
This recorder
Notes for
times shown
uses
are
not exact because
variable bit-rate video
compression. This means that the exact recording
time will depend on the material being recorded.
When recording a TV broadcast, if the reception is
poor or the picture contains interference, the
recording times may be shorter.
If you record still pictures or audio only, the
recording time may be longer.
The displayed times for recording and time
remaining may not always add up to exactly the
length of the disc.
The recording time available may decrease if you
heavily edit a disc.
If using a DVD-RW disc, make sure you change the
recording format (Video mode or VR mode) before
you record anything on the disc. See page 22 (Disc
Format) for how to do this.
When using a DVD-R or DVD+R disc, you can keep
recording until the disc is full, or until you finalize the
disc. Before you start a recording session, check
the amount of recording time left on the disc.
When using a DVD-RW disc in Video mode,
recording time available will only increase if you
erase
the last title recorded
The Delete Title
on
the disc.
in the Title List
option
(Original)
menu only hides the title, it does not actually erase
the title from the disc and increase the recording
time available (except for the last recorded title on a
DVD-RW disc in Video mode).
Overwrite recording is available using DVD+RW
discs.
When
using a DVD+R/RW, the recorder will execute
the Menu-making operation to update the new title
and editing when removing the disc from the recorder.
So you must remove the disc after selecting the
recorder's operation mode to DISC mode.
Recording
There
are
four
time and
picture quality
preset recording quality modes:
Highest quality setting, gives about 1 hour of
recording time on a DVD (4.7GB).
Default quality, sufficient for most applications,
SQ
gives about 2 hours of recording time on a DVD
(4.7GB).
LQ
Slightly lower video quality, gives about 4 hour
of recording time on a DVD disc (4.7GB).
Lowest video quality, gives about 6 hour of
EQ
recording time on a DVD (4.7GB).
HQ
--
--
--
--
Timeshift
Do not miss
Clip
HDD
a scene
from
live broadcast. If the
a
You
telephone rings while you are watching your favorite
live broadcast, just press "TIMESHIFT" and "PAUSE"
before answering the phone. The timeshift function will
viewing.
After the phone
"PLAY"
call
or
viewing interruption,
2.
Press REC at the
press
use
starting point
of the section you
want to record.
Progress
Progress
of the edit is indicated in red
on
the
Bar.
HDD
3.
store
a
program in the HDD storage cache
temporarily.
4.
Press TIMESHIFT while
The
During Timeshift,
on
(Pause, Live TV/Playback)
Operation
can
to store the program
pause step, search and
slow-motion to find the starting point.
"SCAN" to watch the program.
Press "STOP" to return to the live broadcast.
You
during Timeshift
(Hard Disk Drive).
1.
or
Timeshift
HDD
edit
can
the HDD
be activated and the broadcast is then recorded for
later
Record
Progress
shown below.
watching
a
Bar
to timeshift
step, search and slow-motion
to find
point.
Press REC at the
ending point
of the section you
want to record.
TV program.
the screen as
display appears on
The Progress Bar changes
Use pause
the ending
Normal
5.
playback
1 and 4 to make several
Repeat steps
Records of
icon after 5 seconds.
a
continues.
Clip
program.
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6.
Press STOP to
stop Timeshift.
Confirm message will appear.
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Indicates
1.
5
playback
mode.
position.
4.
Indicates Timeshift
5.
Indicates the time that is
elapsed
Selected sections
time.
one
hour from Timeshift
during
on
the
Recording
screen.
recorded
are
on
the HDD.
the program may not be recorded on the HDD.
Clip records cannot be made for sections lasting
Tips:
can use
displayed
Or,
If you want to stop Clip recording, press the STOP
button. If you press POWER to stop Clip recording,
start time.
You
then press ENTER.
[Yes]
Notes:
Indicates Timeshift start time.
3.
Use b / B to select
press STOP again.
The current broadcast is
Indicates current Timeshift
2.
7.
trick
play
less than 5 seconds.
functions
timeshift. Refer to
pages 25-28.
You can edit the cached
(Slow, Scan, etc.)
Playback Operation on
clip during
Timeshift to
retain the program on the HDD. Refer to
Record on the right.
Jump
1.
Clip
to Start or End
Press ENTER
during
during
Timeshift
timeshift. The
will
menu
appear.
2.
Press b and
beginning
Notes:
starts from the very
of the timeshift.
Press B and
There is not free space on the HDD, the oldest
timeshift section of the cache will be incrementally
playback
jumps
to the very end of the timeshift
then goes to pause mode.
deleted.
If
button is
pressed
stop automatically.
no
for 6
hours, the Timeshift will
Marker Search in Timeshift mode
You
can
mark
at the desired
one
in Timeshift mode. Press MARKER
point during
To Exit the Timeshift
1.
Press STOP to exit Timeshift function.
2.
Confirm message will appear.
Use b / B to select [Yes] then press ENTER.
The current broadcast is displayed on the screen.
Timeshift.
Press SEARCH to recall the marked
scene.
39
Basic
from
Recording
a
Follow the instructions below to record
Recording
starts
disc is full
or
To Pause the
TV
TV program.
and continues until the
a
Press PAUSE/STEP
2.
When you want to continue
PAUSE/STEP (X).
Instant Timer
You must load
recordable disc for DVD
a
recording.
Press HOME.
The HOME
Select
2.
1.
immediately
you stop the recording.
Note:
1.
a
Select
to pause
recording.
recording, press
Recording
Recording allows you to make a
recording easily of a preset length without using
the
program timer.
menu
media
appears.
(HDD
[TV (HDD)]
or
DISC)
[TV (DVD)] option
or
Follow
steps
from
TV).
1.
to record TV
then press
sure
that the TV
input
a
Press REC
2.
time
ENTER.
Also make
(X)
Instant Timer
program then press ENTER.
3.
Recording
1-4
as
shown left
(z) repeatedly
(Basic Recording
to select the
recording
length.
is set to this
recorder.
If you load a completely blank disc, the recorder
takes a short while to initialize the disc.
Set
4.
mode
recording
necessary by pressing
MODE repeatedly. (HQ, SQ, LQ, EQ)
a
REC
as
Use v / V buttons to select the TV channel to
5.
record.
Changing TV Audio Channel
You
select the audio channel
listen
(language) to
by pressing AUDIO during viewing TV program.
current audio channel is displayed on-screen.
can
Stereo
or mono
Stereo
→
→
The
broadcast:
→
Right
Mono
→
Sub
recording with bilingual, set audio channel
from the [TV Rec Audio] in sub-menu of the Setup
menu (see page 22).
If the sound is of poor quality when set to Stereo,
you can often improve it by changing to Mono (Left
Right).
This recorder
record either NICAM
can
audio. If the NICAM
setting (page 16)
or
is set to
then if the broadcast is
NICAM, the audio
automatically changes
to NICAM and you
Auto,
can
non-
program.
once.
Recording will start. (The
the display window.)
REC indicator
lights
continues until you press STOP
the disc or HDD is full.
Recording
or
To record for
Timer
7.
40
a
fixed
Recording
Press STOP
will
for
a
to check the
automatically
recording
time. The
return to the TV
moment.
(x)
to
on
length
right.
of
time,
stop recording.
window.
To Extend the
Recording
Time
The
recording time can be extended anytime by
pressing REC (z).
Each subsequent press increases the recording
within free space (maximum 240 minutes).
time
Caution
failure)
If NICAM sound distortion occurs, due to poor
reception, you can switch off NICAM setting of the
(z)
recalled
If the recorder is
NICAM, the regular audio is always recorded.
Press REC
once
(z)
setting
Time
regular
record the NICAM audio. If the broadcast is
6.
Recording
Press REC
display
For TV
or
the
Also, remaining time of recording is shown in the
Main+Sub
→
Checking
screen
broadcast:
Bilingual
Main
Left
Recording starts after the first press. Each
subsequent press increases the recording time
within free space (maximum 240 minutes).
The recording time is displayed on the TV screen.
At the end of the recording, the recorder will stop
recording and shut off.
see
in
(x)
Instant
while the
will be lost.
unplugged (or there is a power
recorder is recording, the recording
Timer
Recording
This recorder
can
Notes:
be
The timer indicator
to record up to 16
programmed
period of 1 month.
when the recorder
For unattended
programs within a
recording, the timer needs to know the channels to be
active.
For TV
recording with bilingual, set audio channel
from the [TV Rec Audio] in sub-menu of the Setup
menu (see page 22).
recorded, the starting and ending time.
Note:
If you
use a
completely
blank disc for timer
lights in the display window
is in standby with the timer
recording,
You must press POWER to stop the timer recording.
If you set a timer recording to record to DVD but
you must format the disc before starting timer
recording. (Refer to "Disc Format" on page 22.)
there isn't
a
recordable DVD loaded at the time of
the
1.
recording, the Recovery Recording feature will
automatically record the program to the HDD for
Press TIMER REC.
The Timer Record
menu
will appear.
you.
Simultaneous
recording
and
playback
and
recording for both DVD and built in hard
(HDD) are completely independent. For
Playback
disk drive
Choose
[Media]
[PR]
one
Choose
a
(HDD
or
DVD).
memorized program number, or
of the external inputs from which to record.
[Date]
a
Choose
[Start Time]
date up to 1 month in advance.
a
Set the start time.
Set the end time.
[End Time]
Choose
[Repeat]
Daily (Monday
2.
media to record
-
desired
a
Friday),
or
source
same
Start
2.
Press HOME to
3.
Usethev/V/b/BandENTERbuttonsto
recording.
select
a
display
different media
the Home Menu
type that you
screen.
want to
Recording
play
back.
Weekly).
recording(s).
time.
1.
repeat (Once,
Enter the necessary information for your timer
you can record to either the DVD or HDD
and play back video from the other source at the
example,
4.
Start
The
Playback.
recording will
continue while
playing
back the
media from the other mode.
b / B
(left/right) move the cursor left/right
v / V (up/down)
change the setting at the
current cursor position
Press RETURN (O) to exit the Timer Record
--
--
menu.
Press ENTER after
filling
in all the program
Notes:
You can't
use
simultaneous
recording
while
playback
and
copying.
You cannot edit programs
recording and playback.
during
simultaneous
information.
Press TIMER REC to
3.
Set
Timer Record List.
recording mode as necessary by pressing
MODE repeatedly. (HQ, SQ, LQ, EQ)
a
REC
4.
display
Press
ENTER, the program will be memorized by
the recorder.
To check the
programming,
will appear.
Check field's "Rec. OK"
indicates that the timer
on
the Timer Record List
the Timer Record List
recording
is
programmed
correctly.
5.
Press RETURN
6.
Make
(O)
to exit the
Program
List.
that you load a recordable disc for DVD
and press POWER to switch your unit to
sure
recording
Standby.
41
Checking
Timer
If two
timer programs overlap:
The earlier program takes priority.
Recording
Details
When the earlier program
Programming
is turned
or more
can
program starts.
If two programs
be checked whenever the recorder
Press TIMER REC twice.
on.
Use v / V to select
a
timer
finishes, the later
exactly the
takes priority.
set to start at
are
time, the program entered first
recording.
If the disc is
damaged,
complete successfully.
Press ENTER to edit the selected program.
Timer Record menu appears.
the
In this
Check field shows "Rec.
a
can
record from
camcorder
Make
the
not be.
Components
component, such
as
to any of the
inputs.
that the
sure
external
an
though
External
VCR, connected
or
recorder's external
1.
an
from External
Recording
You
from
may not
case even
OK", it may
Press CLEAR to delete the selected program
from the Timer Record List.
Recording
Input
recording
same
from is connected
component you
properly
want to record
to the recorder. See
page 14.
Canceling
You
can
a
clear
Timer
a
timer
2.
Recording
Choose
HOME
setting anytime
before the
3.
recording actually starts.
Usev/Vtoselectaprogramyouwanttoeraseon
the Timer Recorder List. If you want to
program, press CLEAR.
erase
a
media
menu.
Press AV
(HDD or DVD)
(see page 15).
repeatedly
to record
to select the external
After
a
Timer
a
timer
Recording
recording
has
in
the
AV1: AUDIO IN 1 / VIDEO IN 1 mounted
back
can
still
Timer
Even
4.
5.
record when:
There is
on
disc loaded and there is not free space
the HDD.
(z)
or
free space
Timer
the HDD.
menu
and there is not free space
page 23).
Power is turned
There
[ON]
in the
on
Setup
the HDD.
(see
on.
already 99 titles (DVD-RW, DVD-R), 49
titles (DVD+R, DVD+RW) recorded on the disc and
there are already 255 titles recorded on the HDD.
A
by
repeatedly. (HQ, SQ, LQ,
6.
a
fixed
Recording"
Press STOP
REC indicator
lights
(x)
to
on
length
of
time,
see
in
(x)
"Instant
page 40.
stop recording.
a
timer program when:
recording is already underway.
The time you're trying to set has already passed.
There are already 16 timer programs set.
If your source is copy-protected using CopyGuard,
you will not be able to record it using this recorder.
See
Copyright
on
or
once.
Note:
are
You cannot enter
necessary
continues until you press STOP
the disc is full.
To record for
is set to
as
S-VIDEO
Recording
A non-recordable disc is loaded and there is not
on
mode
REC MODE
Press REC
no
[Disc Protect] option
42
recording
Recording will start. (The
the display window.)
the timer is set, the recorder will not
though
Select the
pressing
EQ)
Recording Troubleshooting
on
panel
(VIDEO, AUDIO (L/R),
IN) mounted on front panel
DV: DV IN mounted on front panel
cancel the program.
Press POWER.
to
Tuner: Built-in tuner
Progress
started, you
input
record from.
AV2: INPUT 2
Stopping
using
page 51 for
more
details.
from DV
Recording
Before DV
You
Input
dubbing
DV-equipped camcorder to this
recorder using a single DV cable for input and output
of audio, video, data and control signals.
This recorder is only compatible with DV-format
(DVC-SD, DV25) camcorders. Digital satellite tuners
and Digital VHS video recorders are not compatible.
can
connect
Make
your digital camcorder is connected to
the front panel DV IN jack. See page 14.
2.
Select
than
more
one
3.
16-bit/48kHz,
or
You
DV
is
input
choose between Audio 1
can
and Audio 2
Input
require.
(original audio)
as
you
(overdubbed audio).
is set from the
sub-menu of the
Setup
Audio"
on
[DV
Rec
menu.
Audio]
in
See "DV
page 22 for
more
information.
4.
record
one
repeatedly to select the DV input.
appears in the display window and on the
TV
screen.
5.
Find the
place on the
the recording
camcorder
want to
to start from.
For best
results, pause playback
tape that you
at the
point
from
which you want to record.
stereo
only
audio track. Set [DV Rec Audio] option to [Audio 1]
or [Audio 2] as required (see page 22).
Audio input to the DV IN jack should be 32 or
48kHz (not 44.1kHz).
Picture disturbance on the recording may occur if
the source component pauses playback or plays an
can
Press AV
DV
twin stereo tracks of 12-
bit/32kHz. This recorder
your camcorder, you can use this
recorder's remote to control the camcorder
Depending
using
6.
the
Press REC
on
STOP, PLAY and PAUSE functions.
(z)
once
to start
recording.
automatically stopped if the
recorder detects no signal.
You can pause or stop the recording by
pressing PAUSE/STEP (X) or STOP (x).
Recording
unrecorded section of
source
then
menu
Recording
equipment connected via the DV IN jack (including
two recorders).
It may not always be possible to control the
connected camcorder via the DV IN jack.
Digital camcorders can usually record audio as
the
[TV(DVD] option on the
press ENTER. (see page 15).
or
Check that the DV audio
DV camcorder
You cannot control this recorder from external
stereo
[TV(HDD)]
HOME
time to this recorder.
a
sure
a
You cannot connect
at
1.
tape, or if the power fails in
component, or the DV cable becomes
disconnected.
is
You cannot control the camcorder from this
from
Recording
You
can
record from
the DV IN
jack
on
a
a
the
Digital
remote control
Camcorder
In Video
digital camcorder connected
front panel of this recorder.
the recorder's remote, you
camcorder and this recorder.
Using
recording, make sure
DV IN jack is set up (see
can
to
that the audio
the
page
input
source
signal
using
this
switched
operating.
sure
You cannot control this unit
to
on
and in
for
properly
a
while
on
this
camcorder must also be
remotely from
the DV IN jack.
through
the
the DV cable is
Try switching
If you connect a second recorder using a DV
you cannot control the second DVD from this
cable,
switch back
one.
Try switching
off the
properly connected.
connected equipment then
on.
the audio
input.
a
You cannot record date and time information from
DV cassette.
to work
Make
recorder's remote.
component connected
recording
recorder, the digital
If you cannot get a picture and/or audio
DV IN jack, check the bullet points:
must be DVC-SD format.
Some camcorders cannot be controlled
on screen
Troubleshooting
Tips:
The
For timer
for
22).
mode, the final frame of the recording
may remain displayed
after recording stops.
control both the
Before
during recording.
Note:
a
Depending
on
the connected
be able to control it
using
camcorder, you may
the remote control
not
supplied
with this recorder.
43
Title List and
Chapter
List Menu
123
45
67
Overview
Using the Title List menu you can edit video content.
The editing features available in the Title List menu
depend on whether you are editing video on DVD, or
the HDD, and whether you're editing Original content,
or a Playlist.
There
You
two ways to edit VR mode DVD-RW discs.
directly edit the Original content of the disc,
are
can
you can create and edit a Playlist. The Playlist
doesn't actually change any of the content on the
disc, but just controls how the content is played back.
or
Editing material recorded on the HDD is similar to
editing the Original content of a VR mode DVD-RW,
with similar commands for erasing and naming titles,
as well as fine control over the content of chapters
1.
within titles for DVD disc.
Note:
if you display the Title List menu for
of the titles may appear with a mark.
During recording,
the
HDD,
some
These titles
were
recorded with
different to the current
During recording,
1.
setting
a
Line
Input setting
of the recorder.
these titles cannot be
played.
Press MENU/LIST to
Playback
You
should be
also
using HOME menu,
[TITLE LIST] option then press ENTER.
can
select
display the Title List menu.
stopped when you do this.
access
it
When
selecting titles, use the v / V buttons to
display the previous/next page if there are more
than six titles.
If you are editing a VR mode disc, press
MENU/LIST to switch between Original and
Playlist
menu.
On the left side of the
The main
part of the
screen are
screen
the
menu
options.
shows thumbnails of the
titles
(or chapter) on the DVD or HDD. You can
change these thumbnails using the THUMBNAIL
button---see Changing Title Thumbnails on page 45.
Press DISPLAY to
title
on
display
the Title List
the information of selected
menu.
After
selecting a title or chapter on the Title List or
Chapter List menu, then press ENTER. The menu
options appears on the left side of the menu.
Use v / V to select a option then press ENTER to
To exit the Title List menu, press RETURN
repeatedly.
options: To display menu option, select a
title or chapter then press ENTER. The options
displayed differ depending on the disc type.
[Chapter] Displays Chapter List of the title.
[Combine] Combines two titles or chapters into
one (page 49).
[Delete] Deletes the title or chapter. (page 47)
[Delete Part] Deletes a part of the Title (page
47).
[Divide] Divides a title into two (page 49).
[Dubbing] Copies the title to another media.
(page 52)
[Full Play] Starts playback of the selected title
including the hidden chapters.
[Hide (Show)] Hides (or Shows) the selected title
or chapter. (page 50)
[Move] Moves a chapter on the Chapter ListPlaylist menu to a position on the menu.
(page 50)
[Play] Start playback of the selected title or
chapter. The hidden titles and chapters on the
DVD+R/RW cannot be play back.
[Playlist Add] Adds the title or chapter to the
Playlist. (page 46)
[Protect] Protects accidental recording, editing or
deleting of the title. (page 50)
[Rename (Title Name)] Edits the title name.
(page 48)
[Sort] Lists the programs on the Title List menu
by Date, Title, or Category. (page 48)
[Title] Displays Title List of the chapter.
[Undo]/[Redo] Un-do/Re-do
action. (page 48)
2.
Indicates the record
elapsed
confirm your selection.
2.
Menu
(O)
the last deletion/
mode, free space, and
time progress bar.
3.
Current media
4.
Currently
5.
Thumbnail
6.
Shows the selected title number and total number
selected title.
of titles.
7.
Shows the title name, recorded
recording length.
44
date, and
HDD, VR Mode: Original and
Adding Chapter
Playlist Editing
-RWVR
You
Titles, Chapters and Parts
Titles in the disc's
content contain
original
can
chapter
create
chapters
chapters. When you insert a disc's title into the
Playlist, all the chapters within that title also appear. In
other words, chapters in the Playlist behave exactly as
chapters on a DVD-Video disc do. Parts are sections
of Original or Playlist titles. From the Original and
Playlist menu you can add or delete parts. Adding a
chapter or title to the Playlist creates a new title made
up of a section (ie., chapter) of an Original title.
Deleting a part removes part of a title from the
Original or Playlist menu.
the
within
marks at the desired
a
During recording
want to start
A
chapter
or
a new
you may notice a
momentary pause between edits. This is not
malfunction.
playing back, at the point
chapter, press CHP ADD.
Changing
on
-RWVR
a
a
editing
tape?
editing
the edits. With
DVD, you edit by making
About word
'Original'
'Playlist'
what to play and when to play it. On playback, the
Recorder plays the disc according to the Playlist.
and
the
one
The still
No. When you edit a video tape you need one video
deck to play the original tape and another to record
a
'Playlist'
of
-RWVR
+R
is
from the
from within
title.
picture
video
screen.
+RW
displayed in the Title List menu
represented by a thumbnail picture taken
start of that title or chapter.
If you prefer, select a different still picture
Press THUMBNAIL to make the
a
the TV
you
Title Thumbnails
Each title
exactly as
During Playlist playback,
DVD like
by inserting
points.
marker icon appears
Delete, Add and Move
start and end frames may not be
set in the start and end point display.
a
title
Chapter markers are inserted at regular intervals
automatically. You can change this interval from the
Initial Setup menu (see "Auto Chapter" on page 22).
HDD
functions, the
Is
+R
Note:
Caution
editing using
+RW
one or
more
When
Markers
currently displayed
that appears in the Title List menu.
that you choose appears in both the
picture
Original or Playlist
menu.
Tip:
You
Edit ng
change the thumbnail picture of the title
on the Chapter List menu. Select a chapter on the
Chapter List menu then press THUMBNAIL. The
thumbnail picture of the title that includes the chapter
is changed.
can
also
Throughout this manual, you will often see the words
Original and Playlist to refer to the actual content and
the edited version.
Original:
on
content refers to what's
actually
recorded
the disc.
Playlist:
disc
---
content refers to the edited version of the
how the
Original
content is to be
played.
45
Making
a
New
Playlist
Use this function to add
an
Original
-RWVR
title
or
chapter
to
the
Playlist. When you do this, the whole title is put
into the Playlist (you can delete bits you don't need
later
see Deleting an Original or Playlist
title/chapter on page 47).
Adding Additional Title/Chapters
to the Playlist -RWVR
You
Playlist
---
1.
Playlist
You
add up to 999 chapters to one disc
want to add a chapter of a title, use the
can
to the
Choose
title
Choose
Playlist,
The
later,
a
chapter on the Title List-Original
Chapter List-Original menu to put into the
a
title
add to
or
then press ENTER.
menu
options
on
appears
the left side of the
screen.
title
Playlist
on
.
If you
Adding
a
this page.
chapter on the Title List-Original
Chapter List-Original menu to put into the
a
menu or
or
then press ENTER.
Playlist,
The
Original title or chapter to
even if it is already registered.
an
title.
only
title/chapter
1.
add
menu or
The title appears in the Playlist complete with the
chapter markers that appear in the Original. However,
if you add more chapter markers to the Original
these are not automatically copied over into the
can
menu
options
appears
on
the left side of the
menu.
2.
Use v / V to select
options
2.
Use v / V to select
[Playlist Add] option
[Playlist Add]
from
menu
then press ENTER.
then press
ENTER.
3.
Choose
a
registered
Title
List-Playlist
to insert
a
title
that is
or
already
chapter, then
press
ENTER.
4.
Repeat steps 1-3
on the Playlist.
You
can
view the added
List-Playlist
3.
Select
The
chapters
on
or
the
chapter
Chapter
menu.
then press ENTER.
title appears in the updated Playlist. All
[New Playlist]
new
chapters
of the title
are
added to the
Playlist.
5.
Press RETURN
back to the Title
46
to add additional title
(O) to exit,
List-Original
or
MENU/LIST to go
menu.
Deleting
Original
Title/Chapter
or
When you
from the
an
title
erase a
or
chapter
Playlist
You
only remove it from the Playlist;
title/chapter remains in the Original menu.
menu, you
If you choose to delete
a
title
or
Deleting
chapter
Playlist
can
a
delete
a
Part
HDD
-RWVR
part which you do
not want in the
title.
the
1.
Useb/B/v/Vtochooseatitleyouwantto
delete
from the
The
Original (title/chapter) menu, the title or chapter is
actually deleted from the disc and the remaining time
available for recording increases. Titles/chapters
deleted from the Original are also removed from the
Playlist.
2.
on
the Title List
options
appears
then press ENTER.
the left side of the menu.
menu
on
Select
[Delete Part] option then press
Edit (Delete Part) menu appears
ENTER.
Title
on
the TV
screen.
[Start Point]
icon is
highlighted.
Title Edit
Example:
(Delete Part) (HDD)
Note:
It may not be possible to delete
than 5 seconds long.
1.
chapters
that
are
less
Useb/B/v/Vtochooseachapterortitleyou
want to delete on the Title List or Chapter List
menu
The
then press ENTER.
menu
options
appears
on
the left side of the
screen.
Select
2.
[Delete] option
from the
options
on
the
3.
Starts
playback
and
use
slow-motion to find the
menu.
Example:
Title List
(HDD)
4.
Press ENTER at the
pause step, search and
starting point.
starting point
of the section
you want to delete.
'End Point' icon is highlighted.
The
5.
6.
part is indicated
Use pause
the ending
on
the
Press ENTER to confirm.
The confirm message for
deleting
ending point
will appear.
pressing ENTER,
displayed.
5.
Repeat steps
1
-
the new,
updated
menu
Select
Press RETURN
4 to continue to delete from the
to exit the
menu.
Notes:
is
If
changed
more
titles
If you finish to
ENTER.
recording,
name
to 'Deleted Title'.
than two titles
are
the deleted title's
are
combined into
repeatedly deleted,
3-6.
the
one.
edit, select [Done] icon then press
The confirm message for deleting will appear.
Use b / B to select [Yes] then press ENTER.
The selected part is deleted from the title and Title
List
When DVD+RW
Edit ng
recordings, you can delete additional part.
[Next Part] icon on the menu then press
is
7.
(O) repeatedly
v / V to
icon then press ENTER.
ENTER, then repeat steps
menu.
6.
use
With HDD
[Yes] then press ENTER.
The selected chapter or title is deleted.
After
[Cancel]
point,
of the section
Tip:
Use b / B to select
4.
to find
point.
you want to delete.
You can cancel the selected
3.
Bar.
step, search and slow-motion
Press ENTER at the
select
Progress
menu
appears.
Note:
It may not be possible to delete
than 3 seconds long.
parts that
are
less
When you are deleting a title or chapter, only the
last one on DVD+RW increases remaining recording
time.
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Naming
You
can
Title
Sort
and
Playlist
titles
be up to 32 characters
long.
Original
can name
Names
1.
a
Choose the title you want to
menu, then press ENTER.
The
options
menu
appears
independently.
This function allows you to
organized by Date, Title,
the Title List
name on
on
the left side of the
HDD
Use v/V to select
menu
The
[Rename (Title Name)] option
can
show
Category
on
listings
the Title List-
find title you want to watch
menu
on
options
the Title List-HDD menu, then
appears
the left side of the
on
menu.
Use v/V to select
2.
appears.
Sort
3.
So you
Choose any title
press ENTER.
1.
then press ENTER.
Keyboard
menu.
or
access
easily.
menu.
2.
HDD
options
[Sort] option
then press ENTER.
appears.
Enteranameforthetitle.Useb/B/v/Vto
select
character then press ENTER to confirm
your selection.
a
Use MENU/LIST button to
change keyboard
type.
Use v / V to select
3.
[Date], [Title]
option then press ENTER.
After pressing ENTER, the
displayed.
or
sorted
[Category]
menu
is
OK: Select to finish.
Cancel: Cancels all entered characters.
space at the cursor position.
Delete: Deletes the previous character at the
Space:
cursor
Inserts
a
position.
b / B: Moves
cursor
to left
or
right.
undo the last
Remote control buttons for
X
x
Deletion
(PLAY):
Inserts
a
(PAUSE/STEP): Deletes
the cursor position.
(STOP),
-RWVR
one
a name
position.
cursor
the after character at
deletion you
Use v / V to select
made).
[Undo] option
then press ENTER.
currently in the
It doesn't matter whether you are
menu screen; the last deletion is undone.
CLEAR: Deletes the
character at the
cursor
. / >: Moves
Numbers
entering
space at the
the Last
If you make a mistake while deleting, you can undo it.
There is one level of undo (in other words, you can
Tip:
N
Undoing/Redoing
(0-9):
previous
position.
to left
cursor
or
right.
Enters the
character at the
cursor
corresponding
position.
Tip:
You
4.
5.
can
add the genre
only
for HDD title
Choose OK then press ENTER to fix the
and return to the previous menu screen.
Press RETURN
(O) repeatedly
name.
name
to exit the
You can't undo
menu.
Notes:
Names
recording.
You can't undo anything after ejecting the disc from the
recorder or switching the recorder into standby mode.
You can still undo a deletion even after exiting the
menu display.
be up to 32 characters long.
For discs formatted on a different recorder, you will
see only a limited character set.
Tip:
When
You
can
recording
on
discs, the entered
player only
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Notes:
DVD-R, DVD+R
name
is
displayed
after finalization.
or
DVD+RW
on
the DVD
can
option.
a
redo the last undo action
using
the
[Redo]
Two Titles Into One
Combining
3.
Title Edit
(Divide)
highlighted.
HDD
Use this function to combine two
HDD titles into
Press ENTER.
Current
adjacent Original-
menu
appears.
is
[Divide] option
picture
one.
Notes:
The first title's
This function is not available if there is
only
one
thumbnail
titles within the HDD.
If there
are more
than 60 titles
on
the
HDD, you
The second title's
cannot combine the titles.
1.
thumbnail
On the Title List-HDD menu, select the first title of
the two titles you want to combine then press
ENTER.
The
options
menu
appears
on
Select
5.
[Combine] option
Use
find
the left side of the
screen.
2.
4.
play, pause step, search and slow-motion
the point you want to divide the title.
Select
[Divide] option
to
then press ENTER at the
point.
then press ENTER.
To reset the
press
6.
point, select [Cancel] option
ENTER. Repeat from step 3.
Choose
[Done] option
dividing point.
then
then press ENTER to fix the
The title is divided into two
new
titles. It take up to
4 minutes to divide.
Note:
You cannot select
3.
4.
Combining
The confirm message appears.
One
Use b / B to select
Use this function to combine two
then press ENTER.
the updated menu is
[Yes]
pressing ENTER,
displayed.
HDD
a
title up into two
On the Title List menu, select
divide then press ENTER.
The
menu
options
chapter
appears
on
a
new
titles.
Title List
+R
adjacent Playlist
or
one.
On the
title you want to
only
one
Edit ng
List menu, select the second
of the two chapters you want to combine
Chapter
then press ENTER
The menu options appears
on
the left side of the
screen.
the left side of the
2.
Use v / V to select
[Combine] option.
The combine indicator appears between the two
chapters you want to combine.
[Divide] option.
Example:
into
Into
within the title.
chapter
screen.
Select
+RW
Chapters
This function is not available if there is
1.
split
Two
Note:
+RW
Use this command to
-RWVR
Original chapters
Divide One Titles Into Two
2.
less than 3 seconds.
Select the second title of the two titles you want to
combine then press ENTER.
After
1.
dividing point
(HDD)
3.
Press ENTER.
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Moving
a
Playlist Chapter
-RWVR
Use this function to re-arrange the playing order of
Playlist chapters on the Title List-Playlist menu.
Tip
If you select a hidden chapter or title on the Title List
or Chapter List menu, you can 'show' it by choosing
[Show] option on the menu. After doing that, you are
able to
Note:
This function is not available if there is
only
one
see
the
Protect
chapter.
a
chapter
Title
Use this function to
1.
Select
2.
Press ENTER.
The
a
chapter
menu
the
on
options
Chapter List-Playlist
the left side of the
on
appears
menu.
menu.
3.
Use v / V to select
[Move] option
from
then press ENTER.
Hide
a
You
skip playing chapters
Chapter/Title
or
+RW
+R
titles without
deleting
from the disc.
1.
Use vVbBto choose
to hide
on
the Title List
a
or
chapter
Chapter
title you want
List menu, then
or
press ENTER.
Options
2.
Select
appear
the left side of the
screen.
Title List
(DVD+RW)
Press ENTER to confirm.
The
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on
[Hide] option.
Example:
3.
+RW
+R
-RWVR
protect against accidental
or
of the title.
deleting
1.
Press MENU/LIST to
2.
Use vVbBto choose
Playlist
Useb/B/v/Vtochoosetheplaceyouwantto
move the chapter to then press ENTER.
After pressing ENTER, the updated menu is
displayed.
can
recording, editing
title.
display
a
the Title List
menu.
title you want to
protect
then press ENTER.
options
4.
or
chapter's
or
title's thumbnail will dim.
Options
appear
on
the left side of the
3.
Select
4.
Press ENTER to confirm.
[Protect]
from the
screen.
options.
The lock mark will appears
on
the title's thumbnail.
Tip
If you select a title that has already been protected on
the Title List menu, you can 'unprotect' it by choosing
[Protect] option from the Title List menu options. After
doing that,
you
can
edit and delete the title.
Copyright
Dubbing
Before
Use the
copying
Back up
a DVD.
Make
Dubbing
features of this recorder to:
important recordings
the HDD to
on
This
DVD copy of a
in another player.
play
stored
a
Transfer video from
a
recording
on
product incorporates copyright protection
technology that is protected by method claims
the HDD to
certain U.S.
DVD to the HDD for
editing.
Transfer edited video from the HDD to DVD.
The
simplest method of copying is to use the One
Touch Copy feature. Using this you can very simply
copy the title that's currently playing from HDD to
DVD,
the other way around.
or
If the title's
is less than 5
length
available. (from
Restrictions
on
HDD to
seconds,
the
dubbing
DVD)
rights owned by Macrovision Corporation and other
rights owners. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by Macrovision
Corporation, and is intended for home and other
limited viewing uses only, unless otherwise
authorized by Macrovision corporation. Reverse
engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
copying
VR mode DVD-RW disc
with CPRM Ver. 1.1, and the
compatible
following
title to DVD it is
copying copy-once protected
automatically erased from the HDD. It is not therefore
possible to copy a locked title that is copy-once
protected.
a
identify copy-once protected material during
playback by displaying disc information on-screen.
can
A media in NTSC format cannot be
copied.
What is 'CPRM'?
CPRM is
protection system (with scramble
system) only allowing the recording of 'copy once'
a
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
HDD/DVD
625p
RECORDER, PLEASE CONTACT OUR
CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER.
restrictions
apply:
After
COMPATIBLE WITH THIS PRODUCT AND MAY
PICTURE
freely copied again. If you want to transfer
copy-once protected material from HDD to DVD, you'll
use a
HIGH DEFINITION TELEVISION SETS ARE FULLY
PICTURE. IN CASE OF 625 PROGRESSIVE SCAN
then be
You
patents and other intellectual property
CAUSE ARTIFACTS TO BE DISPLAYED IN THE
Some video material is copy-once protected. This
means that it can be recorded to HDD, but it cannot
need to
of
CONSUMERS SHOULD NOTE THAT NOT ALL
Note:
is not
Recording equipment should be used only for lawful
copying and you are advised to check carefully what
is lawful copying in the area in which you are
making a copy. Copying of copyright material such
as films or music is unlawful unless permitted by a
legal exception or consented to by the rights owner.
copy
Fast
copying
Copying between DVD and HDD is a completely
digital process and therefore involves no loss of
quality in the audio or video. This means that you can
transfer back and forth without having to worry about
the quality getting worse with each copy 'generation'.
It also means that copying can be carried out at the
maximum speed possible.
When copying from HDD to DVD, the speed of
copying depends on the recording mode and the kind
of DVD disc you're using.
broadcast programs. CPRM stands for Content
Protection for Recordable Media.
This Recorder is CPRM
compatible,
which
means
that
record copy-once broadcast programs, but
you cannot then make a copy of those recordings.
CPRM recordings can only be made on DVD-RW
you
can
discs formatted in VR
mode, and CPRM recordings
only be played on players
compatible with CPRM.
can
that
are
specifically
51
Dubbing
from HDD to DVD
On the Title List-HDD menu, select
to dub then press ENTER.
1.
The
menu
options
appears
on
a
Dubbing
title you want
1.
the left side of the
[Dubbing] option
then press
2.
ENTER.
Dubbing
EQ,
or
menu
Fast),
'Start' icon is
(HQ, SQ, LQ,
3.
highlighted.
'Start' icon is
[Start] icon
Dubbing starts.
stop dubbing
STOP
more
information
on
Fast
is
highlighted,
at any other
(x).
1 hour contents of LQ: 5-6 minutes
1 hour contents of HQ: 12-15 minutes
Stopping dubbing in [Fast] mode partway through
will cancel the recording and any data recorded up
to that point will be lost.
[Fast]
The
title.
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or
4.
When
space on the disc is insufficient, the
mode is not available.
remaining
[Fast]
then press
mode is not available for edited HDD
appears.
Fast),
(HQ, SQ, LQ,
then press V.
highlighted.
[Start] icon
Dubbing starts.
5.
To
stop dubbing
STOP
recording time of [Fast] mode could be varied
depending on data size of source.
Approximated Time (Example: 4x DVD disc):
If the
[Dubbing] option
Only available when copying VR mode disc
to HDD. (See page 51 for more information on
Fast copying.)
time, press
The
--
the left side of the
Fast:
press ENTER.
Notes:
--
on
Use b / B to select record mode
EQ,
When
To
menu
then press V.
copying.
5.
Use v / V to select
Dubbing
appears.
Fast: See page 51 for
4.
appears
title you want to
ENTER.
Use b / B to select record mode
3.
options
a
screen.
Use v / V to select
2.
On the Title List menu, select
dub then press ENTER.
Menu
screen.
from DVD to HDD
is
highlighted,
at any other
press ENTER.
time, press
(x).
Notes:
Depending on the conditions of the recording
equipment or the disc itself, the dubbing may
capable.
not be
Stopping dubbing in [Fast] mode partway through
will cancel the recording and any data recorded up
to that point will be lost.
The
recording
minutes.
time of
[Fast]
mode
can
take up to 19
One Touch
The One Touch
Copy (HDD
feature
Copy
copies
to
the
DVD)
currently
playing title from the HDD to DVD. The whole title is
copied, regardless of where in the title you start
copying. The recorder copies at the maximum speed
possible.
For One Touch
to
Copy
work, make
sure
that
a
recordable DVD disc is loaded.
During
HDD
playback, press
DUBBING to copy the
current title to DVD.
The
display indicates that the title
copied. Playback continues while copying.
is
on-screen
You cannot
copy
a
the One Touch
use
title if any
Copy
being
function to
part of the title is copy-once
protected.
One Touch
One Touch
Copy (DVD
from DVD to HDD
Copy
to
copies
HDD)
single
copying,
a
title to the HDD in real time. When you start
playback jumps back to the start of the title, then
continues
through to the end of the title, when
recording automatically stops. The copy will be made
in the recording mode (HQ, SQ, LQ, EQ) that is
currently set.
During
DVD
playback, press
DUBBING to copy the
current title to HDD.
Playback
starts
again
current title. The
title is
from the
on-screen
beginning of the
display indicates that
the
being copied.
Notes:
Video CD cannot be
The
copying stops
badly scratched or
If
some
copied
to HDD.
when then recorder detects
copy
Dub ing
a
protected part.
part of the title being copied is copy-
protected, copying will start,
portions will not be copied.
During Playlist
title's
but the
playback,
copy-protected
One Touch
Copy
is
not available.
Tip:
To
stop dubbing
at any other
time, press STOP (x).
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2.
Reference
To overwrite
a new
video
Title List
will appear
You
menu
can remove
STOP
+RW
recording
Play
mode.
as
shown below.
Tip
Additional Information
Overwriting Recording
Press TITLE in
on a
the Title List
menu
by pressing
(x).
previously
recorded
title, follow these steps. This feature is not
available for DVD+Rs, that always record at the end
of the Disc.
Select
1.
input
you want to record
source
(TV
channel, AV1-2, DV).
Press MENU/LIST to
2.
the Title List
display
menu.
3.
To
play
back
a
press ENTER
title, select the title you
or
N
want then
(PLAY).
Playing Your Recordings on Other
Players (Finalizing a Disc)
Most
regular
DVD
recorded in Video
players
play
can
Use vVbBto choose
3.
a
title you want to
Check the manual that
Press REC
4.
Overwrite
starts from
recording.
the start point
The
new
(x)
to
stop the overwrite recording.
title is created and
updated
menu
is
displayed.
Notes:
This function is not available for
If the overwrite is
length
longer
of the current
than
title, the
protected title.
the recording
a
at the
protected,
starting point of
the
the
title.
If the selected title's
seconds, the
title is
recording length
next title is overwritten. But if the next
Title List
You
can
view the Title List
1.
54
player
that is
on
displayed on the
capable of playing DVD+RW
menu
DVD+R discs.
Insert DVD+R
player
to
play.
'fixes' the
ROM drive.
Finalizing a Video mode disc creates a menu screen
for navigating the disc. The menu can be accessed by
pressing MENU/LIST or TITLE.
To finalize
a
disc, refer
to "Finalize"
on
page 23.
Notes:
Unfinalized DVD+RW is
DVD+RW disc recorded
playable
on
regular
DVD
players.
The edited contents of
compatible
Any edited
compatible
on
regular
a
DVD+RW disc is
DVD
players only
after
already.
contents of the DVD+R disc
are
not
regular DVD players. (Hide, chapter
combine, added chapter mark, etc.)
How long finalization takes depends on the type of
on
disc, how much is recorded
number of titles
on
DVD+R DL disc
can
finalize.
or
not.
finalization.
+R
other DVD
or
displayed
or Players
menu
other DVD Recorders
+RW
is less than 10
protected, overwriting stops.
Viewing
or
next title is
overwritten. But if next title is
overwriting stops
with the other
play
recordings and editings in place
so that the disc can be played on a regular DVD
player or computer equipped with a suitable DVDFinalizing
Press STOP
also
can
of
the title.
5.
came
or
mode, finalized
check what formats of discs it will
to start overwrite
(z)
recording
players
DVD-RW discs recorded in VR
overwrite.
finalized discs
mode, finalized DVD+R
DVD+RWs. A small number of
DVD
on
the
disc, and the
the disc.
take up to 30 minutes to
Language Codes
Use this list to
your desired language for the
Disc Audio, Disc Subtitle, Disc Menu.
input
Language
Code
Abkhazian
following
Code
6566
Language
Fiji
Afar
6565
Afrikaans
initial
settings:
Code
7074
Language
Lingala
Code
7678
Language
Singhalese
Finnish
7073
Lithuanian
7684
Slovak
8375
6570
French
7082
Macedonian
7775
Slovenian
8376
Albanian
8381
Frisian
7089
7771
Somali
8379
6577
Galician
7176
7783
Spanish
6983
Arabic
6582
Georgian
7565
Malagasy
Malay
Malayalam
Ameharic
7776
Sudanese
8385
Armenian
7289
German
6869
Maltese
7784
Swahili
8387
Assamese
6583
Greek
6976
Maori
7773
Swedish
8386
Aymara
Azerbaijani
6588
Greenlandic
7576
Marathi
7782
8476
6590
Guarani
7178
Moldavian
7779
Tagalog
Tajik
8471
Bashkir
6665
Gujarati
7185
Mongolian
7778
Tamil
8465
Basque
Bengali; Bangla
6985
Hausa
7265
Nauru
7865
Tatar
8484
6678
Hebrew
7387
7869
Telugu
8469
Bhutani
6890
Hindi
7273
7879
Thai
8472
Bihari
6672
Hungarian
7285
7982
Tibetan
6679
Breton
6682
Icelandic
7383
Nepali
Norwegian
Oriya
Panjabi
8065
8473
Bulgarian
6671
Indonesian
7378
Pashto, Pushto
8083
Tigrinya
Tonga
8479
Burmese
7789
Interlingua
7365
Persian
7065
Turkish
8482
Byelorussian
6669
Irish
7165
Polish
8076
Turkmen
8475
Cambodian
7577
Italian
7384
Portuguese
8084
Twi
8487
Catalan
6765
Japanese
7465
Quechua
8185
Ukrainian
8575
Chinese
9072
Javanese
7487
Rhaeto-Romance
8277
Urdu
8582
Corsican
6779
Kannada
7578
Rumanian
8279
Uzbek
8590
Croatian
7282
Kashmiri
7583
Russian
8285
Vietnamese
8673
Czech
6783
Kazakh
7575
Samoan
8377
Volapuk
8679
Danish
6865
Kirghiz
7589
Sanskrit
8365
Welsh
6789
Dutch
7876
Korean
7579
Scots Gaelic
7168
Wolof
8779
English
Esperanto
6978
Kurdish
7585
Serbian
8382
Xhosa
8872
6979
Laothian
7679
Serbo-Croatian
8372
Yiddish
7473
Estonian
6984
Latin
7665
Shona
8378
Yoruba
8979
Faroese
7079
Latvian, Lettish
7686
Sindhi
8368
Zulu
9085
8373
Area Codes
Choose
an area
Area
code from this list.
Code
Code
Area
Code
Area
Code
ET
Malaysia
MY
Saudi Arabia
SA
AR
Ethiopia
Fiji
FJ
Maldives
MV
SN
Australia
AU
Finland
FI
Mexico
MX
Austria
AT
France
FR
Monaco
MC
Senegal
Singapore
Slovak Republic
Belgium
BE
Germany
DE
Mongolia
MN
Slovenia
SI
Bhutan
BT
Great Britain
GB
Morocco
MA
South Africa
ZA
Bolivia
BO
Greece
GR
Nepal
NP
South Korea
KR
Brazil
BR
Greenland
GL
Netherlands
NL
Spain
ES
Cambodia
KH
Islands
HM
Netherlands Antilles
AN
Sri Lanka
LK
Canada
CA
Hungary
HU
New Zealand
NZ
Sweden
SE
Chile
CL
India
IN
NG
Switzerland
CH
China
CN
Indonesia
ID
Nigeria
Norway
NO
Thailand
TH
Colombia
CO
Israel
IL
Oman
OM
TR
Congo
CG
Italy
IT
Pakistan
PK
Turkey
Uganda
Costa Rica
CR
Jamaica
JM
Panama
PA
Ukraine
UA
Croatia
HR
JP
United States
US
KE
Paraguay
Philippines
PY
CZ
Japan
Kenya
PH
Uruguay
UY
Denmark
DK
Kuwait
KW
Poland
PL
Uzbekistan
UZ
Ecuador
EC
LY
Portugal
PT
Vietnam
VN
Egypt
EG
Libya
Luxembourg
LU
Romania
RO
Zimbabwe
ZW
El Salvador
SV
Russian Federation
RU
Afghanistan
Argentina
Czech
Republic
AF
Area
SG
SK
UG
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Your TV with the
Controlling
Supplied Remote Control
You
You
can
control the sound
You
source, and
power switch of your LG TV with the supplied remote.
can
control your TV
level, input
using
other TVs with the remote
Controlling
the buttons below.
can
control the sound
source, and
well. If your TV is
level, input
power switch of non-LG TVs as
listed in the table below, set the
appropriate
manufacturer code.
1.
While
holding
down TV POWER
button, press the
number buttons to select the manufacturer code
for your TV
2.
(see
the table
below).
Release TV POWER button.
Code numbers of controllable TVs
If
more
them
than
at
one
one
code number is
listed, try entering
time until you find the
a
one
that works
with your TV.
TV Control
Buttons
Manufacturer
Code Number
LG / GoldStar
1
Zenith
1,3,4
Samsung
6,7
Sony
8,9
Hitachi
4
(Default),
2
Notes:
Depending
on
function
the
on
your TV,
TV,
all buttons may not
after entering the correct
some or
even
manufacturer code.
By pressing
You
POWER
Turn the TV
AV
Switch the TV's
can
on or
If you enter a new code number, the code number
previously entered will be erased.
off.
input
source
between the TV and other
input
sources.
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PR +/--
Scans up or down through
memorized channels.
VOL +/--
Adjust
MUTE
Temporarily
press again
to restore.
default
again.
the volume of the TV.
turns TV sound
When you replace the batteries of the remote, the
code number you have set may be reset to the
OFF,
setting.
Set the
appropriate
code number
Troubleshooting
Check the
following guide
for the
possible
cause
of
a
problem
before
contacting
service.
Solution
Cause
Symptom
No power.
The power cord is disconnected.
the power cord into the wall
outlet securely.
No
The TV is not set to receive recorder
Select the
signal output.
on
picture.
Plug
the TV
appropriate video input
so the picture from the
recorder appears
The video cable is not connected
on
the TV
Connect the video cable
mode
screen.
securely.
securely.
No sound.
The connected TV power is turned off.
Turn
The
Select the correct
connected with the
equipment
audio cable is not set to receive
recorder
signal output.
The audio cables
not connected
are
the TV.
on
audio receiver
input
mode
the
on
you can listen to the
sound from the recorder.
so
Connect the audio cable
securely.
securely.
The
playback picture
is
The power of the equipment connected
with the audio cable is turned off.
Turn
The audio
Replace
cord is
connecting
The disc is
damaged.
the
on
connected
equipment
with the audio cable.
it with
new one.
Clean the disc.
dirty.
poor.
The recorder does not
start
No disc is inserted.
Insert
disc.
a
indicator in
playback.
An
unplayable
disc is inserted.
Insert
a
placed upside
down.
(Check the disc
system, and regional code.)
playable
type, color
The disc is
(Check that the disc
the display window is lit.)
disc.
Place the disc with the
side
playback
down.
The disc is not
placed
within the
correctly
guide.
The
picture from
external input is
dirty.
Clean the disc.
The
level is set.
Cancel the
Rating
the
skipped over
usingv/V.
The
are
sound of
picture
broadcasting channel
weak or missing.
or
Camcorder
A/V
input
or
function
or
change
level.
Those channels
Restore channels. See
are
not stored in the
Aerial
or
Connect the
cables
are
loose.
component directly
to
your TV.
on
"Program
Edit"
page 16.
Tighten
connections
replace
or
cable.
is
image
is not
image
via
Turn camcorder
Camcorder is off.
on
and
operate
properly.
shown.
Camcorder
guide.
You cannot connect via this recorder.
recorder.
when
Rating
tray
signal from the external
component is copy-protected.
distorted
Some channels
rating
the disc
on
inside the
The disc is
The video
the
Place the disc
DV IN to
The recorder's
source
is incorrect.
Use AV to select
input
channel
(AV1,
AV2, DV, etc.)
recorder is not shown
on
TV
screen.
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The disc
Cannot
play a disc
recorded using this
recorder
on
Some
another
not record
will not
players
The disc
or
recorded in Video mode.
was
was
recorded in VR
player must be RW
compatible in order to play it.
No solution.
The
remaining
Use another disc.
The
source
are
you
copy
protected.
When
setting
When
the
protected
the
on
to record is
trying
recording channel,
on
recording
programs that
is not
The other
mode,
Discs recorded with copy-once material
cannot be played on other players.
channel is tuned
recording
possible.
the TV's
to
a
own
the
Video mode
disc,
Use
a
VR mode formatted disc for
time.
Set"
TV is not
present.
the recorder's
on
Set clock to correct time. See "Clock
appear after
is not
Select the channel
Clock in recorder is not set to correct
programmed
page 17.
on
Reprogram
Recording"
Timer record indicator
Playback
source.
copy-once material.
copy-once
cannot be recorded.
incorrectly.
Stereo Audio Record
You cannot record the
built-in TV tuner.
tuner.
are
Timer has been
and/or
(page 23)
No solution.
even a
blank space
disc is insufficient.
did
successfully.
Timer
play
Finalize the disc.
finalized disc recorded in Video mode.
player.
Cannot record
Solution
Cause
Symptom
light does
programming timer.
not
Reprogram
Timer. See "Timer
page 41.
on
Timer.
No solution.
Stereo-compatible.
Broadcast program is not in stereo
format.
No solution.
The recorder A/V Out
Make A/V connections. Stereo is
connected to TV A/V
jacks are
In jacks.
not
available
only
via A/V
output from the
recorder.
The recorder Audio/Video Out is not
Select AUX
selected for
input.
viewing
at the TV.
A/V
or
source as
TV
The recorder's TV audio channel is
Set TV audio channel mode to Stereo.
set to
See
mono.
"Changing
TV audio channel"
on
page 40.
The remote control
The remote control is not
does not work
the remote
properly.
sensor
pointed
Point the remote control at the remote
at
of the recorder.
sensor
of the recorder.
The remote control is too far from the
Operate
recorder.
7m.
There is
an
obstacle in the
path
of the
the remote control within
Remove the obstacle.
remote control and the recorder.
The batteries in the remote control
are
Resetting
The unit is
on or
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following symptoms...
but the power will not turn
off.
The front
The
plugged in,
the batteries with
new ones.
exhausted.
the recorder
If you observe any of the
Replace
panel display is not working.
recorder is not operating normally.
...you
can
reset the recorder as follows:
Press and hold the POWER button for at least five
seconds. This will force the unit to power off then
turn the unit back on.
the power
and then plug it in
Unplug
cord, wait
again.
at least five
seconds,
Specifications
General
Power
requirements
Power consumption
Dimensions (approx.)
Mass (approx.)
Operating temperature
Operating humidity
Television
AC
110-240V, 50/60 Hz
45W
430 X 49 X 350
4.6
mm
(w
x
h
x
d)
without foot
kg
5˚C to 35˚C
5 % to 90 %
system
PAL
I, B/G, I/I, SECAM D/K, K1 colour system
Recording
format
PAL
Recording
format
DVD Video
Recording
Recordable media
Recordable time
recording format
Sampling frequency
Compression format
Audio recording format
Sampling frequency
Compression format
Recording, DVD-VIDEO
HDD (160GB), DVD-ReWritable, DVD-Recordable, DVD+ReWritable,
DVD+Recordable, DVD+Recordable (Double Layer)
DVD (4.7GB): Approx. 1 hour (HQ mode), 2 hours (SQ mode),
4 hours (LQ mode), 6 hours (EQ mode)
DVD+R DL (8.5GB): Approx. 3 hour (HQ mode),
3 hours 40 minutes (SQ mode), 7 hours 10 minutes (LQ mode),
10 hours 30 minutes (EQ mode)
HDD (160GB): Approx. 42 hours (HQ mode), 82 hours (SQ mode),
152 hours (LQ mode), 226 hours (EQ mode)
Video
PlaybackFrequency
response
Signal-to-noise
ratio
Harmonic distortion
Dynamic
range
27MHz
MPEG 2
(VBR support)
48kHz
Dolby Digital (2 channel)
DVD
(PCM 48 kHz): 8 Hz to 20 kHz, CD: 8
DVD(PCM96kHz):8Hzto44kHz
More than 100 dB (AUDIO OUT connector)
Less than 0.008% (AUDIO OUT connector)
More than 95 dB (AUDIO OUT connector)
Hz to 20 kHz
Inputs
AERIAL IN
Aerial
input, 75 ohms
Vp-p 75 ohms, sync negative,
VIDEO IN
1.0
AUDIO IN
0 dBm
DV IN
4
than
more
pin (IEEE
1394
RCA
jack x 2
47 Kohms, RCA jack (L, R) x 2
standard)
Outputs
VIDEO OUT
S-VIDEO OUT
COMPONENT VIDEO OUT
Audio
output (digital audio)
Audio output (optical audio)
Audio output (analog audio)
Vp-p 75 Ω, sync negative, RCA jack x 1
(Y) 1.0 V (p-p), 75 Ω, negative sync, Mini DIN 4-pin
(C)0.3V(p-p)75Ω
(Y) 1.0 V (p-p), 75 Ω, negative sync, RCA jack x 1
(Pb)/(Pr) 0.7 V (p-p), 75 Ω, RCA jack x 2
0.5 V (p-p), 75 Ω, RCA jack x 1
3 V (p-p), 75 Ω, Optical connector x 1
2.0 Vrms (1 KHz, 0 dB), 600 Ω, RCA jack (L, R) x 1
1
x
1
Accessory:
Videocable.............................1
Audiocable(L,R)................1
RFCoaxialCable.........................1
Remotecontrol..................1
Batteries...............................2
Design
and
specifications
are
subject
to
change
without notice.
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P/NO
:
3834RD0059L
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