OWNER’S MANUAL Mini Hi-Fi System Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. MODEL CM9960 (CM9960, CMS9960F) *MFL69365117* www.lg.com 2 Getting Started Safety Information 1 CAUTION Getting Started RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. This lightning flash with arrowhead symbol within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons. The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the product. WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. CAUTION: The apparatus should not be exposed to water (dripping or splashing) and no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, should be placed on the apparatus. WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a confined space such as a book case or similar unit. CAUTION: Do not use high voltage products around this product. (ex. Electrical swatter) This product may malfunction due to electrical shock. CAUTION: This product employs a Laser System. To ensure proper use of this product, please read this owner’s manual carefully and retain it for future reference. Shall the unit require maintenance, contact an authorized service center. Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure. To prevent direct exposure to laser beam, do not try to open the enclosure. CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the product and to protect it from over heating. The openings shall be never be blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar surface. This product should not be placed in a builtin installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s instruction has been adhered to. NOTICE: For safety marking information including product identification and supply ratings, please refer to the main label on the bottom or the other surface of the product. Getting Started CAUTION concerning the Power Cord Most appliances recommend they be placed upon a dedicated circuit; The Power Plug is the disconnecting device. In case of an emergency, the Power Plug must remain readily accessible. This device is equipped with a portable battery or accumulator. Safety way to remove the battery or the battery from the equipment: Remove the old battery or battery pack, follow the steps in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent contamination of the environment and bring on possible threat to human and animal health, the old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate container at designated collection points. Do not dispose of batteries or battery together with other waste. It is recommended that you use local, free reimbursement systems batteries and accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like. CAUTION: No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be placed on the apparatus. 1 Getting Started That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only that appliance and has no additional outlets or branch circuits. Check the specification page of this owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or damaged or cracked wire insulation are 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 service center. Protect the power cord from physical or mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked, pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and the point where the cord exits the appliance. 3 4 Getting Started Disposal of your old appliance 1 Getting Started 1. This crossed-out wheeled bin symbol indicates that waste electrical and electronic products (WEEE) should be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream. 2. Old electrical products can contain hazardous substances so correct disposal of your old appliance will help prevent potential negative consequences for the environment and human health. Your old appliance may contain reusable parts that could be used to repair other products, and other valuable materials that can be recycled to conserve limited resources. 3. You can take your appliance either to the shop where you purchased the product, or contact your local government waste office for details of your nearest authorised WEEE collection point. For the most up to date information for your country please see www.lg.com/global/recycling Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators Pb 1. This symbol may be combined with chemical symbols for mercury (Hg), cadmium (Cd) or lead (Pb) if the battery contains more than 0.0005% of mercury, 0.002% of cadmium or 0.004% of lead. 2. All batteries/accumulators should be disposed separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities. 3. The correct disposal of your old batteries/ accumulators will help to prevent potential negative consequences for the environment, animal and human health. 4. For more detailed information about disposal of your old batteries/ accumulators, please contact your city office, waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased the product. (http:// www.lg.com/global/sustainability/environment/ take-back-recycling/global-network-europe) Getting Started Declaration of Conformity LG Electronics European Shared Service Center B.V. Krijgsman 1 1186 DM Amstelveen The Netherlands or can be requested at our dedicated DoC website: http://www.lg.com/global/support/cedoc/cedoc# This device is a 2.4 GHz wideband transmission system, intended for use in all EU member states and EFTA countries. Symbols ~ Refers to alternating current(AC). 0 Refers to direct current(DC). 1 Refers to class II equipment. Getting Started Hereby, LG Electronics European Shared Service Center B.V., declares that this MINI HI-FI SYSTEM is compliant with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. The complete Declaration of Conformity may be requested through the following postal address: 5 1 Refers to stand-by. ! Refer to “ON” (power). Refers to dangerous voltage. Note: Do not look directly at the light emitting part when the LIGHTING is turned on. If the illumination brightness is glaring, switch on the room lights or turn off the LIGHTING of the unit. 6 Table of Contents Table of Contents 1 Getting Started 2 8 9 9 9 9 10 12 12 13 Safety Information Unique Features Playable file Requirement – Music file requirement – Compatible USB Devices – USB device requirement Remote control Front panel Rear panel Top panel 2Connecting 15 15 15 16 16 17 17 18 How to Affix the Ferrite Core – About Ferrite Core Connecting to speakers Optional Equipment Connection – AUX IN Connection – PORT. IN Connection – USB Connection – Antenna Connection 3Operating 19 19 19 20 21 21 21 21 22 22 22 23 23 24 24 26 26 26 27 28 28 28 28 28 29 30 30 30 31 31 33 34 34 34 34 34 34 35 35 36 36 36 Basic Operations – CD/USB Operations – Auto Play – Selecting a folder and an MP3/WMA file – Deleting an MP3/WMA file Playback Effect – DJ EFFECT – SCRATCH Effect – AUTO DJ – DJ PRO – Adjusting TEMPO – MIX – AUTO SYNC Using BLUETOOTH® wireless technology – Listening to music stored on the Bluetooth devices Using the Music Flow Bluetooth App – About “Music Flow Bluetooth” App – Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” App onto Your Bluetooth Device – Activate Bluetooth with “Music Flow Bluetooth” App Radio Operations – Listening to the radio – Improving poor FM reception – Presetting the Radio Stations – Deleting all the saved stations – Seeing information about a Radio station Sound adjustment – Setting the sound mode – Setting the USER EQ Advanced Operations – Recording to USB – JUKE BOX Playback Other Operations – Turn off the sound temporarily – CHILDSAFE Mode – Displaying file information (ID3 TAG) – DEMO – Using Microphone – Using H/P MODE – VOICE CANCELLER – KEY CHANGER – Lighting Effects – PARTY THRUSTER Table of Contents Setting the Clock – Setting the Clock through “Music Flow Bluetooth” App 36 – Using your player as an alarm clock 37 – Sleep Timer Setting 37 – Dimmer 37 Auto power down 38 – AUTO POWER On 38 – Auto function change 39 LG Sound Sync 40 Wireless X-Boom Plus Connection 7 36 36 4Troubleshooting 41 41 Troubleshooting – General 5Appendix 43 44 44 45 45 45 General specifications Speakers specifications Trademarks and Licenses Maintenance – Notes on Discs – Handling the Unit 1 2 3 4 5 8 Getting Started Unique Features 1 Bluetooth® Getting Started Listens to music stored on your Bluetooth device. Portable In Listens to music from your portable device. (MP3, Notebook, etc.) Playback effects Listens to music with various sound and playback effects. USB Direct Recording Records music to your USB device. Music Flow Bluetooth Music Flow Bluetooth is an App designed to let you take control of some of LG’s latest Audio devices. Refer to page 26. LG Sound Sync Controls volume level of this unit by the remote control of your LG TV that is compatible with LG Sound Sync. Getting Started 9 Playable file Requirement Compatible USB Devices Music file requirement yy The USB function of this unit does not support all USB devices. yy Sampling frequency : within 32 to 48 kHz (MP3), within 32 to 48 kHz (WMA) yy Bit rate : within 32 to 320 kbps (MP3), 40 to 192 kbps (WMA) yy Maximum files : Data CD : 999 / USB : 2000 yy USB Flash Drive : Devices that support USB2.0 or USB1.1. USB device requirement yy Devices which require additional program installation when you have connected it to a computer, are not supported. yy Do not extract the USB device while in operation. yy Maximum folders : Data CD : 99 / USB : 200 yy For a large capacity USB, it may take longer than a few minute to be searched. yy File extensions : “.mp3”/ “.wma” yy To prevent data loss, back up all data. yy Certain MP3/WMA files may not be played depending on the type or format of the file. yy If you use a USB extension cable or USB hub, the USB device is not recognized. yy CD-ROM file format : ISO 9660/ JOLIET yy Using NTFS file system is not supported. (Only FAT(16/ 32) file system is supported.) yy We recommend that you use Easy-CD Creator, which creates an ISO 9660 file system. The DTS is not supported. In case of DTS audio format, audio is not output. You have to set the disc format option to [Mastered] in order to make the discs compatible with the LG players when formatting rewritable discs. When setting the option to Live File System, you cannot use it on LG players. (Mastered/Live File System : Disc format system for Windows Vista) yy This unit recognizes up to 2,000 files. yy External HDD, Card readers, Locked devices, or hard type USB devices are not supported. yy USB port of the unit cannot be connected to PC. The unit cannot be used as a storage device. yy Some USB may not work with this unit. 1 Getting Started MP3/WMA file compatibility with this unit is limited as follows. yy MP3 Player : Flash type MP3 player. 10 Getting Started Remote control • • • • • • • • • • • • • • a• • • • • • • • • • • • • • 1 (Standby/On) : Switches the unit ON or OFF. B (Open/Close) : Opens and closes the disc tray. VOL (Volume) +/- : Adjusts speaker volume. 1 Getting Started F (Function) : Selects the function and input source. (Mute): Mutes the sound. PRESET·FOLDER W/S : -- Searches for a folder of MP3/WMA files. When a CD/USB containing MP3/WMA files in several folders is being played, press PRESET·FOLDER W/S to select the folder you want to play. -- Chooses a preset number for a radio station. JUKEBOX/MEMORY : -- Stores radio stations. -- Deletes all the saved stations. -- Selects JUKE BOX mode. -- Makes your favorites list. AUTO DJ : Selects the AUTO DJ mode. (For more information refer to page 22) DELETE : -- Deletes MP3/WMA files. (USB only). -- Deletes a song on the programmed list. Replacement of battery (R03 ) (R03) Remove the battery cover on the rear of the remote control, and insert the battery with 4 and 5 matched correctly. Getting Started 11 • • • • • • • • • • • • • • c• • • • • • • • • • • • • • REPEAT : Listens to your tracks/files repeatedly or randomly. 0 to 9 numerical buttons : Selects numbered tracks, files, or preset number. TUNING-/+ : Selects the radio stations. CLOCK : Sets a clock and checks a time. C/V (Skip/Search) : -- Skips Fast backward or Forward. ALARM : With the ALARM function you can turn CD, USB play and Tuner reception on at a desired time. -- Searches for a section within a track/file. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • d• • • • • • • • • • • • • • d/M (Play/Pause) : VOICE CANCELLER : You can enjoy the function while playing the music, by reducing singer vocal of music in the various source. -- Starts or pauses playback. -- Selects STEREO/MONO. Z (Stop): -- Stops playback or recording. -- Cancels DELETE function. SOUND EFFECT : Chooses sound impressions. REGION EQ : Chooses region equalizer. INFO / SLEEP -- Sees informations about your music. An MP3 file often come with ID3 tag. The tag gives the Title, Artist, Album or Time information. -- Sees the name of connected all Bluetooth device in Bluetooth mode. -- In status of Wireless X-Boom Plus Connection, device name of SLAVE unit appears in the MASTER unit and Device name of MASTER unit appears in the SLAVE unit. -- Press and hold to set the system to turn off automatically at a specified time. (Dimmer : The display window will be darkened by half.) DJ EFFECT : Selects DJ EFFECT mode. (Refer to page 21) RDS/SET : -- RDS (Radio Data System) -- Confirms the setting. KEY CHANGER ( / ) : Changes the key to suit your vocal range. DJ LEVEL +/- : Adjusts the level of DJ EFFECT sound. PTY : Searches radio stations by radio type. USB REC : USB direct recording. 1 Getting Started • • • • • • • • • • • • • • b• • • • • • • • • • • • • • 12 Getting Started Front panel a 1 Getting Started b c d e f eDANCE LIGHTING (Lighting ball) - Shows the various lighting patterns and color. - You can control angle up and down with your finger. aDisc tray b Remote Sensor cHEADPHONE Connects a headphone. fMIC (Microphone) 1/2 Connects a microphone. dPORT. (Portable) IN Connects a portable device. Rear panel a b c d aPower cord >>Caution yy Connect the power cord to wall outlet directly if possible. Or when you use an extension cable, it is highly recommended to use an extension cable of 110 V / 15 A or 230 V / 15 A, otherwise the unit may not operate properly because of the lack of power supply. yy Do not overload the extension cord with excessive electrical load. e f bAUX IN 1/2 (L/R) cANTENNA (FM) dR SPEAKERS Connects the right speaker’s cables. eL SPEAKERS Connects the left speaker’s cables. fSPEAKER LIGHTING Connects the speaker lighting cables. Getting Started 13 Top panel 32 1 zyx 1 w v b u c d e f g t s r q h i jk a1/!(Standby/On) bSCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB (A SIDE) - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to make the scratch sound. - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to control the DJ EFFECT level. - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to search to the next/previous file or next/previous folder. (CD/USB 1 only) cSEARCH (A SIDE) Searches to the next/previous file or next/ previous folder by pressing SEARCH repeatedly. (CD/USB 1 only) dOK (A SIDE) Selects the desired file or folder after searching a file or folder. (CD/USB 1 only) eH/P MODE Presses to select a headphone monitor mode. fH/P VOLUME Presses to select a headphone’s volume control mode. gMIC (Microphone) VOLUME Presses to select a microphone’s volume control mode. hBASS BLAST Selects BASS BLAST effect directly. iLIGHTING Changes the lighting patterns and colors or turns off the lighting effects of DANCE LIGHTING and SPEAKER LIGHTING. l mn op jDJ PRO PAD Presses a desired sound pad. kAUTO SYNC When using MIX, you can synchronize the tempo of audio files being played in USB 1 and USB 2 by pressing AUTO SYNC. lCross fader Adjusts the sound volume of mixing files when using MIX ON by pressing MIX. mMIX Mixes audio sound. nPARTY THRUSTER Slide the lever to create a party atmosphere. oREGION EQ Chooses region equalizer. pB EJECT Opens and closes the disc tray. qKEY CHANGER (b/#) Changes the key to suit your vocal range. rVOICE CANCELLER You can enjoy the function while playing the music, by reducing singer vocal of music in the various source. sSEARCH (B SIDE) Searches to the next/previous file or next/ previous folder by pressing SEARCH repeatedly. (USB 2 only) tOK (B SIDE) Selects the desired file or folder after searching a file or folder. (USB 2 only) Getting Started a 14 Getting Started 1 Getting Started uSCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB (B SIDE) - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to make the scratch sound. - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to control the USER EQ level. - Turns clockwise or counterclockwise to search to the next/previous file or next/previous folder. (USB 2 only) vF (Function) / WIRELESS BOOM - Selects the function and input source. - Press and hold for 3 seconds to select Wireless X-Boom Plus mode. wUSB REC / DEMO - Records to USB 1. - Copys USB 2 to USB 1. - Shows Demo mode. xUSER EQ Selects the sound effect created by your own. yBasic controls (USB 2 only) Y/U (Skip/Search) Skips Fast backward or Forward. / Searches for a section within a track/file. T (Play/Pause) Starts or pauses playback. I (Stop) Stops playback or cancels DELETE function. zA / B TEMPO Adjusts TEMPO in USB function. VOLUME Adjusts speaker, microphone or headphone volume. 1USB a / USB b You can play or record sound files by connecting the USB device. 2Basic controls (CD / USB 1 / BLUETOOTH / RADIO only) Y/U (Skip/Search) - Skips Fast backward or Forward. / Searches for a section within a track/file. - Selects the radio stations. T (Play/Pause) -Starts or pauses playback. - Selects Stereo/Mono. I (Stop), RDS - Stops playback or cancels DELETE function. - Radio Data System. 3DJ EFFECT Selects a desired DJ effect. Connecting 15 How to Affix the Ferrite Core Ferrite core may not be provided depending on each nation’s regulations. About Ferrite Core Connecting to speakers Connect the speaker cable plugs to the SPEAKERS connector. To connect the speaker light cable to the unit, insert the cable to SPEAKER LIGHTING connectors on the unit. 2 Connecting You must affix a ferrite core in order to reduce or eliminate electrical interference. 1. Pull the stopper [a] of the ferrite core to open. 2. Wind the L SPEAKERS cables around the ferrite core twice. Wind the R SPEAKERS cables around the ferrite core twice. Wind the LEFT and RIGHT SPEAKER LIGHTING cables all together around the ferrite core twice. 3. Close the ferrite core until it clicks. >>Caution yy Make sure that the jacks and the speakers are matched correctly. yy Make sure to connect the cables to connectors tightly on the unit. 16 Connecting >>Caution yy Do not try to lift the speaker alone. It needs two persons to lift the speaker. Otherwise it may result in the speaker malfunction and cause personal injury and/or property damage. yy When you connect the speakers to the unit, make sure to connect the speaker’s cable and plug to the corresponding speaker connector. 2 Connecting yy The speakers must be placed a minimum of 20 cm from the unit for preventing the vibration caused by the speakers. Optional Equipment Connection AUX IN Connection Connect an output of auxiliary device (Camcorder, TV, Player, etc) to the AUX IN 1/2 (L/R) connector. If your device has only one output for audio (mono), connect it to the left audio jack on the unit. Red 20 cm 20 cm yy Check the volume level before playing music to prevent infirm, child, and pregnant women from being shocked by the sudden and loud sound from the unit. Audio cable White yy Do not use the unit in a limited space. It may damage a person’s hearing. It is recommended to use it in a wide space. yy Be careful to make sure children not to put their hands or any objects into the opening speaker duct hole. yy Use the speaker supplied with this unit only. Using any other speaker may cause malfunction. yy The speakers contain magnet parts, so color irregularity may occur on the TV screen or PC monitor screen. Please use the speakers far away from either TV screen or PC monitor. yy Avoid looking at the speaker lights for a long time. It may cause damage to eyesight. DVD, Blu-ray player etc. Connecting 17 PORT. IN Connection USB Connection Connect an output (earphone or line out) of portable device (MP3 or PMP etc) to the PORT. IN connector. Connect a USB device (or MP3 player, etc.) to the USB ports on the unit. USB device 2 Connecting Portable cable MP3 player etc. Listening to music from your portable player or external device The unit can be used to play the music from many types of portable player or external device. 1. Connect the portable player to the PORT. IN connector of the unit. Or Connect the external device to the AUX IN 1/2 (L/R) connector of the unit. 2. Turn the power on by pressing 1 on the remote control or 1/! on the unit. 3.Press F on the remote control or F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit to select AUX 1, AUX 2 or PORTABLE function. 4. Turn on the portable player or external device and start it playing. ,,Note Automatically switches to the PORTABLE function when you connect the portable device to the PORT. IN connector. ,,Note Removing the USB device from the unit : 1. Choose a different function/mode or press Z on the remote control or I on the unit twice in a row. 2. Remove the USB device from the unit. 18 Connecting Antenna Connection Connect the supplied FM antenna for listening to the radio. Connect the FM wire antenna to the FM antenna connector. FM antenna 2 Connecting ,,Note Be sure to fully extend the FM wire antenna. Operating 19 Basic Operations CD/USB Operations 1. Insert the disc by pressing B on the remote control or B EJECT on the unit or connect the USB device to the USB port. 2. Select CD or USB function by pressing F on the remote control or F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit. To Press C/V on the remote control or Y/U on the unit to go to the next/previous track/file. Skipping to the next/ previous track/file yy The display changes in the following order. USB MP3/WMA CD Audio CD REPEAT TRK REPEAT TRK REPEAT TRK REPEAT *DIR REPEAT DIR - REPEAT ALL REPEAT ALL REPEAT ALL RANDOM RANDOM RANDOM OFF OFF OFF *DIR : Directory yy When you play JUKE BOX list, only REPEAT TRK and REPEAT ALL are available. yy Even after restarting the unit or switching one function to another, you can listen to music from the point where it’s last been played. yy The next file name is displayed every 30 seconds. (Except RANDOM play, AUTO DJ RANDOM play, the last file of playlist, etc.) yy If you leave the disc tray open for 5 minutes, it will close automatically. Auto Play -- AUDIO/MP3/WMA CD is played automatically after disc tray is open and then closed. -- During Playback, -- Automatically switches to the CD function if disc tray is open and then closed when there is no disc in disc tray. By using C/V buttons : -- When CD or USB is inserted Press V on the remote control or U on the unit to go to the next track/file. Playing less than 2 seconds, press C on the remote control or Y on the unit to go to the previous track/file. Playing after 3 seconds, press C on the remote control or Y on the unit to go to the beginning of the track/file. Playing Press REPEAT on the remote repeatedly or control repeatedly. Refer to the note randomly for details about the display change. -- If you press T on the A SIDE of the unit, the function is changed to CD or USB 1 and playback starts. (Except Bluetooth / Tuner Function) -- If you press T on the side B SIDE of the unit, the function is changed to USB 2 and playback starts. (except MIXER ON mode) 3 Operating Do this Press Z on the remote control or Stop I on the unit. Press d/M on the remote control or Playback T on the unit. Press d/M on the remote control or Pause T on the unit during playback. Searching Press and hold C/V on the for a section remote control or Y/U on the within a track/ unit during playback and release it at file the point you want to listen to. Selecting Press 0 to 9 numerical buttons on a track/file the remote control to go to the directly desired file or track directly. -- In stop status, ,,Note 20 Operating ,,Note yy When CD or USB is inserted -- Function is changed to CD or USB 1 if Y/U, I, SEARCH on the A SIDE of the unit is pressed. (Except Bluetooth/ Tuner Function) ,,Note yy CD / USB Folders/Files are recognized as below. * -- Function is changed to USB 2 if Y/U, I, SEARCH on the B SIDE of the unit is pressed. (Except MIXER ON mode) Selecting a folder and an MP3/WMA file 3 On the unit Operating 1.Press SEARCH and rotate SCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB until a desired file appears. You can also search a folder if you press SEARCH again. 2. Press OK or T to play the selected file. When you search a folder, press OK to select a file in the folder, then press OK or T again. The selected file is played. On the remote control 1.Press PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control repeatedly until a desired folder appears. 2.Press d/M to play it. The first file of folder will play. yy If there is no file in a folder, the folder will not appear. yy Folders will be presented as the following order; ROOT FOLDER 1 FOLDER 3 FOLDER 7 FOLDER 8 FOLDER 5 FOLDER 6 yy File will be played from $ file No.1 to $ file No.14 one by one. yy Files and folders will be presented in order recorded and may be presented differently according to the record circumstances. yy *ROOT : The first screen you can see when a computer recognize the USB is “ROOT”. Operating 21 Deleting an MP3/WMA file You can delete file, folder or format by pressing DELETE. This function is supported only in stop status. (USB only) 1. -Select the file you want to delete and press DELETE. -Select the folder you want to delete by pressing PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control and press DELETE. -Press and hold DELETE to format the USB device. Or Press DELETE repeatedly during selecting the MP3/WMA file. - DEL FILE? : Deletes file - DEL FOLDER? : Deletes folder - FORMAT? : Formats USB 2. To delete file/folder or format, press d/M on the remote control or press T on the unit. If you want to exit the current mode, press Z on the remote control or press I on the unit. >>Caution yy Do not extract the USB device during operation. (play, delete, etc.) yy Regular back up is recommended to prevent data loss. yy The delete function may not be supported according to the USB status. (lock, etc.) The unit supports various sound and playback effects : DJ EFFECT, SCRATCH, DJ PRO, AUTO DJ, TEMPO, MIX, AUTO SYNC. DJ EFFECT It allows you to enjoy DJ EFFECT such as FLANGER/ PHASER/WAH/DELAY sound effect. 1. Press DJ EFFECT to select a desired DJ EFFECT (FLANGER, PHASER, WAH, DELAY, OFF). 2. Turn SCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB clockwise or counterclockwise to adjust the DJ EFFECT level between 0 to 15. ,,Note yy The DJ EFFECT mode is displayed for 3 seconds when a DJ EFFECT Key is inputted. yy The current gage level is displayed when adjusting gage. yy If the function changed or the unit is turned off and on, DJ EFFECT mode with DJ EFFECT is turned off. SCRATCH Effect You can output and mix the sound effects of the SCRATCH. Rotating SCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB to mix the scratch sound. -- You can hear effect of scratch sound depending on the direction in which you rotate SCRATCH / LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB. 3 Operating The display changes in the following order. Playback Effect 22 Operating 3 AUTO DJ DJ PRO Auto DJ blends the end of one song into the beginning of another for seamless playback. It equalizes volume across tracks/files for uninterrupted playback. It allows you to mix CLUB, DRUM or USER sound effect. Each mode has up to 6 sounds effect. Press AUTO DJ on the remote control repeatedly, the display changes as followings. RANDOM (AUTO DJ RANDOM) -> REPEAT ALL (AUTO DJ SEQUENTIAL) -> (AUTO DJ OFF) 2. Press a DJ PRO PAD (1,2,3,4,5,6) of desired sound. Operating Mode Display Window Description RANDOM RANDOM (AUTO DJ RANDOM) The music is played randomly on this mode. REPEAT REPEAT ALL (AUTO DJ SEQUENTIAL) The music is played repeatedly on this mode. OFF (AUTO DJ OFF) - ,,Note yy AUTO DJ mode does not support searching for a section within a track/file or to play repeatedly or randomly. yy If you move to other functions or stop the music using I on the unit (or Z on the remote control) on AUTO DJ mode, AUTO DJ will be disable. yy AUTO DJ is not supported in the music file whose length is less than 60 seconds. yy During recording, AUTO DJ is not available. yy Only AUTO DJ SEQUENTIAL is selected when played JUKE BOX list. 1. Press and hold DJ PRO PAD (CLUB, DRUM or USER) to select a desired DJ PRO sound effect. ,,Note yy If you want to use USER, you have to register a source with “Music Flow Bluetooth” app. If the source is not register to USER, “EMPTY” or “NO SOUND” appears on the display window. yy Initial DJ PRO mode is CLUB sound effect. yy DJ PRO mode is displayed for 3 seconds when you press DJ PRO PAD (CLUB, DRUM or USER). yy The DJ PRO sound is mixed when you press a DJ PRO PAD (1,2,3,4,5,6). yy The currently playing DJ PRO sound is stopped and the selected DJ PRO sound outputs if you press a different DJ PRO PAD (1,2,3,4,5,6) while DJ PRO sound is playing. Adjusting TEMPO You can adjust the Tempo for USB function 1 or 2 from 50 (MIN) to 150 (MAX). Rotate A TEMPO to adjust the tempo for USB 1. Rotate B TEMPO to adjust the tempo for USB 2. ,,Note yy The tempo is set as 100 if you turn the unit off, change the function or fully stop. yy The tempo is kept when you pause and resume play. Operating 23 MIX AUTO SYNC You can mix audio sounds. When using Mixing, you can synchronize the tempo of audio files being played in USB 1 and USB 2 by pressing AUTO SYNC. 1.Press MIX. ‘MIXER ON’ is displayed. Select a desired Function for A SIDE and play it. Mix is available in all functions except USB 2. 2. During playback, insert a USB device in USB port b and play it. B SIDE is fixed as USB 2 function. 3. Move the Mix fader to adjust the sound volume of mixed sound. Move it to the left to lower the volume of B SIDE and move it to the right to lower the volume of A SIDE. ,,Note -- If you press Y/U, I or T on the unit, it works only for each side. -- If you press C/V, d/M or Z on the remote control, it works for both A SIDE and B SIDE. -- For operating, it is recommended to use Y/U, I or T on the unit instead of remote control’s. -- Numerical buttons do not work. -- You can use H/P MODE. (Refer to page 35) yy If you turn off the unit in the middle of mixing process, MIX mode turns to OFF. ,,Note yy The tempo of music being played in USB1 is synchronized to that in USB2. yy A TEMPO doesn’t work when AUTO SYNC is on. yy If USB2 fully stops or function is changed, AUTO SYNC function is cancelled. yy In case of below, AUTO SYNC error may occur depending on the sound source. -- The silent section in the beginning of the track. -- Intro or bridge section in which few musical instruments appear. -- In cases where playback speed or tempo of the song changes. -- In case that the data for BPM is provided in real time, not the beginning of the song. yy If the song is being played too fast or slow, press and hold AUTO SYNC. ‘AUTO SYNC/ RE-ANALYZING’ is displayed. yy AUTO SYNC is available only when USB 1 is selected for A SIDE and USB 2 is selected for B SIDE in MIXER ON mode and both are being played. 3 Operating yy In MIXER ON mode, -- You can adjust the Tempo for USB function 1 or 2. To stop it, press AUTO SYNC twice. 24 Operating Using BLUETOOTH® wireless technology Listening to music stored on the Bluetooth devices About Bluetooth Before you start the pairing procedure, make sure the Bluetooth feature is activated on your Bluetooth device. Refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide. Once a pairing operation is performed, it does not need to be performed again. Bluetooth is wireless communication technology for short range connection. The sound may be interrupted when the connection interfered by the other electronic wave or you connect the Bluetooth in the other rooms. 3 Operating Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth wireless technology does not incur any charges. A mobile phone with Bluetooth wireless technology can be operated via the Cascade if the connection was made via Bluetooth wireless technology. Available Devices : Mobile phone, MP3, Laptop, PDA. Bluetooth Profiles In order to use Bluetooth wireless technology, devices must be able to interpret certain profiles. This unit is compatible with following profile. A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) Codec : SBC Pairing your unit and Bluetooth device 1. Turn on the unit. 2. Operate the Bluetooth device and perform the pairing operation. When searching for this unit with the Bluetooth device, a list of the devices found may appear in the Bluetooth device display depending on the type of Bluetooth device. Your unit appears as “LG CM9960(XX)”. ,,Note yy XX means the last two digits of Bluetooth address. For example, if your unit has a Bluetooth address such as 9C:02:98:4A:F7:08, you will see “LG CM9960(08)” on your Bluetooth device. yy Depending on the Bluetooth device type, some devices may have a different pairing process. Enter the PIN code (0000) as needed. yy You can connect this unit with up to 3 Bluetooth devices simultaneously using the same method as described above, only in the Bluetooth function. yy The multi pairing connection is only supported on Android or iOS devices. (Multi pairing connection may not be supported depending on the connected device specifications.) yy Removable/detachable Bluetooth devices (Ex: Dongle etc.) will not support multi pairing. 3. When this unit is successfully connected with your Bluetooth device, “BLUETOOTH PAIRED” appears on the display window and change to Bluetooth device name soon. Operating 25 ,,Note yy "BLUETOOTH PAIRED" will momentarily appear on the display when you connect other devices for multi pairing. yy If the device name is unavailable, “_” will be displayed. 4. Listen to music. To play a music stored on your Bluetooth device, refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide. ,,Note -- There is a obstacle between the unit and the Bluetooth device. -- There is a device using same frequency with Bluetooth® technology such as a medical equipment, a microwave or a wireless LAN device. yy You should connect your Bluetooth device to this unit again when you restart it. yy Even if this unit connected up to 3 Bluetooth devices in the Bluetooth mode, you can play and control music by using only one of the connected devices. Controls connected Bluetooth device You can control connected Bluetooth device by the unit; play, pause, stop, skip. ,,Note yy Only Android OS and iOS is available to use this function. yy This function may not be supported depending on the Bluetooth device, or operated differently. yy The sound may be interrupted when the connection has interference from other electronic devices. yy You may not control the Bluetooth device with this unit. yy Depending on the type of the device, you may not be able to use the Bluetooth function. yy You can enjoy wireless system using phone, MP3, Notebook, etc. yy The more distance between the unit and the Bluetooth device, the lower the sound quality becomes. yy Bluetooth connection will be disconnected when the unit is turned off or the Bluetooth device gets far from the unit. yy When Bluetooth connection is disconnected, connect the Bluetooth device to the unit again. yy When a Bluetooth device is not connected, “BLUETOOTH READY” appears on the display window. yy When you use the BT function, adjust the volume to a proper level on the Bluetooth device. yy If it is not in the BT function, only one device can be connected. yy If a Bluetooth device is connected when using LG TV, LG TV is disconnected and the Bluetooth device is connected. yy When you connect Bluetooth device (iOS device etc.) to this unit or operate the device, the volume level can be synchronized with each other. 3 Operating yy When using Bluetooth® technology, you have to make a connection between the unit and the Bluetooth device as close as possible and keep the distance. However, it may not work well in certain situations as described below : ,,Note yy When this unit connected with multiple Bluetooth devices, only one device which you are playing keeps Bluetooth connection when you change the function to the others. 26 Operating Using the Music Flow Bluetooth App ,,Note Only Android OS is available to use “Music Flow Bluetooth” app with this unit. About “Music Flow Bluetooth” App 3 Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” App onto Your Bluetooth Device There are two ways to install “Music Flow Bluetooth” App onto Your Bluetooth Device. Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” App through QR code 1. Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” app through QR code. Use the scanning software to scan the QR code. “Music Flow Bluetooth” app brings a suite of new features to this unit. Operating To enjoy more features, you are recommended to download and install free “Music Flow Bluetooth” app. Here is introduce a few of the many features of “Music Flow Bluetooth” app. Multi Juke box : Your entertainment increases three fold when you connect up to 3 Bluetooth phones at the same time. Play music from all three phone and create a customized playlist from all the phones. Sampler Creator : Record effects on your smartphone and very simply sync them via Bluetooth to the system. Be as creative as you can be. 2. Tap an icon for installation. 3. Tap an icon for downloading. ,,Note yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is connected to the Internet. yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device has a scanning software application. If you don’t have one, download one from “Google Android Market (Google Play Store)”. yy Depending on the area, QR code may not work. Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” App through “Google Android Market (Google Play Store)” 1. Tap the “Google Android Market (Google Play Store)” icon. 2. In the search bar, type in the “Music Flow Bluetooth” and search it. 3. In the search result list, find and tap “Music Flow Bluetooth” to start downloading Bluetooth app. 4. Tap an icon for installation. 5. Tap an icon for downloading. Operating 27 ,,Note yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is connected to the Internet. yy Make sure that your Bluetooth device is equipped with “Google Android Market (Google Play Store)”. Activate Bluetooth with “Music Flow Bluetooth” App “Music Flow Bluetooth” app helps to connect your Bluetooth device to this unit. 1. Tap “Music Flow Bluetooth” app icon on the home screen to open “Music Flow Bluetooth” app, and go to the main menu. 3. If you want to get more information to operate, tap [Help] on the [Setting] menu. yy “Music Flow Bluetooth” app will be available in the software version as follow; -- Android O/S : Ver 4.0.3 (or later) yy If you use “Music Flow Bluetooth” app for operation, there would be some differences between “Music Flow Bluetooth” app and the supplied remote control. Use the supplied remote control as necessary. yy Depending on the Bluetooth device, “Music Flow Bluetooth” app may not work. yy After connection of “Music Flow Bluetooth” app, music may be output from your device. In this case, try connecting procedure again. yy If you operate the other applications or change the settings on your Bluetooth device while using “Music Flow Bluetooth” app, “Music Flow Bluetooth” app may operate abnormally. yy When “Music Flow Bluetooth” app operates abnormally, check your Bluetooth device and the connection of “Music Flow Bluetooth” app and then try to connect again. yy Depending on the smart phone's operating system, you have some differences for “Music Flow Bluetooth” operation. yy Check Bluetooth setting on your Bluetooth device if “Music Flow Bluetooth” app connection does not work well. 3 Operating 2. Tap [Menu] and select the unit you want. ,,Note 28 Operating Radio Operations Presetting the Radio Stations Be sure that FM aerial is connected. (Refer to page 18) Before tuning, make sure to turn down the volume. Listening to the radio 1.Press F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit or F on the remote control until FM appears in the display window. The last received station is tuned in. 3 Operating 2. Auto tuning : Press and hold TUNING -/+ on the remote control or Y/U on the A SIDE of the unit for about two seconds until the frequency indication starts to change, then release. Scanning stops when the unit tunes in a station. Or Manual tuning : Press TUNING -/+ on the remote control or Y/U on the A SIDE of the unit repeatedly. 3. Adjust the volume by rotating volume knob on the unit or by pressing VOL +/- on the remote control repeatedly. Improving poor FM reception Press T on the CD/USB 1 of the unit or d/M on the remote control. This will change the tuner from stereo to mono and usually improve the reception. You can preset 50 stations for FM. 1.Press F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit or F on the remote control until FM appears in the display window. 2. Select the desired frequency by pressing TUNING -/+ on the remote control or Y/U on the unit. 3.Press JUKEBOX/MEMORY on the remote control. A preset number will blink in the display window. 4. Press PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control to select the preset number you want. 5. Press JUKEBOX/MEMORY on the remote control. The station is stored. 6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 to store other stations. 7. To listen a preset station, press PRESET·FOLDER W/S or 0 to 9 numerical buttons on the remote control. Deleting all the saved stations 1. Press and hold JUKEBOX/MEMORY on the remote control for two seconds. “ERASE ALL?” will flash up on the unit display. 2.Press JUKEBOX/MEMORY on the remote control to erase all the saved radio stations. Operating 29 Seeing information about a Radio station The FM tuner is supplied with the RDS (Radio Data System) facility. This shows information about the radio station being listened to. Press RDS/SET on the remote control repeatedly to cycle through the various data types: PS (Programme Service Name) The name of the channel will appear in the display. PTY (Programme Type Recognition) The programme type (e.g. Jazz or News) will appear in the display. (Radio Text) A text message contains special information from the broadcast station. This text may scroll across the display. CT (Time controlled by the channel) This shows the time as broadcast by the station. You can search the radio stations by programme type by pressing RDS/SET on the remote control. The display will show the last PTY in use. Press PTY one or more times to select your preferred programme type. Press and hold C/V. The tuner will search automatically. When a station is found the search will stop. Operating RT 3 30 Operating Sound adjustment Setting the sound mode This system has a number of pre-set surround sound fields. The displayed items for the Equalizer may be different depending on sound sources and effects. You can select a desired sound mode by using SOUND EFFECT on the remote control. On Display 3 BASS BLAST Operating POP CLASSIC ROCK JAZZ Description Reinforces the treble, bass and surround sound effect. This program lends an enthusiastic atmosphere to the sound, giving you the feeling you are at an actual rock, pop, jazz or classic concert. FOOTBALL You can enjoy the sound effect FOOTBALL STADIUM. STANDARD You can enjoy optimized sound. You can select a desired sound mode by using REGION EQ on the remote control. On Display FUNK, REGUETON, SAMBA, BANDA, MERENGUE, AXE, SALSA, SERTANEJ, CUMBIA, TECNO BREGA, FORRO ARABIC DANGDUT Region Description Latin America Optimized sound effect for the Middle East music genre prefered in Indonesia each region. AFRO Africa INDIA India ,,Note yy On some speakers, sound may not be heard or heard in low sound depending on the sound mode. yy By pressing BASS BLAST on the unit you can directly select BASS BLAST effect. Setting the USER EQ You can adjust the sound level of BASS, MIDDLE and TREBLE as your preference. 1.Press USER EQ on the unit. “USER EQ” is displayed. 2.Press USER EQ repeatedly until the desired setting appears in the display window. 3. Rotate SCRATCH/LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB of B SIDE to adjust the value. Operating 31 Advanced Operations ,,Note Recording to USB yy VOICE CANCELLER or KEY CHANGER will be reset, if you use recording function during operating VOICE CANCELLER or KEY CHANGER. You can record a various sound source to USB 1. (CD, AUX, PORTABLE, Tuner, USB) yy VOICE CANCELLER or KEY CHANGER can not be operated during recording. 1. Connect a USB device to USB port 1 on the unit. 2.Press F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit or F on the remote control to select a Function you want to record. 3. Start the recording by pressing USB REC on the remote control or USB REC/DEMO on the unit. 4. To stop recording, press and hold USB REC/ DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control. Recording in MIXER ON mode Recording is available in MIXER ON mode. If you record in MIXER ON mode, the unit records the mixed sound from that point when you press USB REC. 1. Press and hold USB REC/DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control for 3 seconds. 2.Press C/V on the remote control or Y/U on the A SIDE of the unit to select a bit rate. 3.Press USB REC/DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control again to set. 4. Press C/V on the remote control or Y/U on the A SIDE of the unit to select a desired recording speed. (AUDIO CD only) X1 SPEED - You can listen to music while recording it. X2 SPEED - You can just record the music file. 5. Press USB REC/DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control to finish the setting. USB Copying 1. Start mixing. Refer to page 23. You can copy audio files in USB 2 to USB 1. 2. Start the recording by pressing USB REC on the remote control or USB REC/DEMO on the unit. To stop recording, press and hold USB REC/ DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control to stop recording. Otherwise, the recording continues. 1. Connect a USB device including desired sound files to USB port b and select USB 2 Function. Pausing recording During recording, press USB REC/DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control to pause recording. Press it again to restart recording. (Tuner/AUX/PORTABLE/MIXER mode only) 2. Connect another USB device to USB port a. 3. Press USB REC/DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control. 4. To stop recording, press and hold USB REC/ DEMO on the unit or USB REC on the remote control. The making of unauthorized copies of copyprotected material, including computer programs, files, broadcasts and sound recordings, may be an infringement of copyrights and constitute a criminal offense. This equipment should not be used for such purposes. Be responsible Respect copyrights 3 Operating One track/file recording - You can record to USB after playing a track/file you want. All tracks/files recording - You can record to USB in full stop status. JUKE BOX list recording - After showing the JUKE BOX list, you can record it to USB. (Refer to page 33) To select recording bit rate and speed 32 Operating ,,Note yy You can record various sound using MIC/DJ Pro/Scratch/DJ Effect/Original Source/PARTY THRUST sound. (Except USB Copying) ,,Note yy It’ll be stored as follows. AUDIO CD MP3/WMA The other source* Tuner MIX mode yy You can control recorded MIC sound according to MIC volume. yy For stable recording, the output sound level goes down on its own when you record music from CD to USB. yy You can only change volume level between MIN and 30 during recording. (Only CD function) 3 Operating yy Do not remove the USB device or turn off the unit during USB recording. If dose not, an incomplete file may be made and not deleted on PC. * : AUX and the like. Tuner : The current recording frequency is shown. yy If USB recording does not work, the message like “NO USB”, “ERROR”, “USB FULL”, “NOT SUPPORT”, “FILE MAX” is displayed on the display window. Normal mode yy Multi card reader device or External HDD can not be used for USB recording. yy A file is recorded by about 512Mbyte when you record for a long term. yy You may not store more than 2000 files. yy You can not record in AUTO DJ mode. yy In case of the unsupported MP3/WMA file, the file recording may be stopped. ,,Note yy You can check the recording percentage rate for the USB record on the display window during the recording. (MP3/WMA file or Audio CD Only) yy During recording MP3/WMA, there is no sound. yy On CD function, sound of MIC, DJ Pro, Scratch, DJ Effect, PARTY THRUST sound is recorded only during AUDIO CD X1 speed REC. It is recorded AUDIO CD source too. yy When you stop recording during playback, the file that has been recorded at that time will be stored.(Except MP3/WMA file) MIXER ON mode yy When Function is set to BLUETOOTH or LG TV, recording is available in MIXER ON mode. Operating 33 JUKE BOX Playback Editing JUKE BOX JUKE BOX function enables you to make a playlist of your favorite tracks/files from a disc or USB device (USB 1). A playlist of up to 100 tracks/files can be entered. It is supported only on stop status. Making JUKE BOX list It is supported only on stop status. 1. Press and hold JUKEBOX / MEMORY on the remote control to enter the edit mode. 3.Press JUKEBOX / MEMORY to save the track/ file. 2.Press PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control to select a track/file to edit. 3.Press C/V to save the track/file. 4. Press JUKEBOX / MEMORY. 5. Repeat 2 to 3 to store the other tracks/files. 6.Press JUKEBOX / MEMORY once again. To play the JUKE BOX list, press d/M after you edit the list. Deleting JUKE BOX list 3 Deleting function only works in the edit mode. Operating 2. Select a track/file by pressing C/V on the remote control or by turning SCRATCH/LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB on the A SIDE of the unit. 1. Press and hold JUKEBOX / MEMORY on the unit to enter the edit mode. 4. Repeat steps 2 - 3 to store other tracks/files. (You can modify the list by pressing PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control to select the JUKE BOX program number.) 1. Press and hold JUKEBOX / MEMORY on the remote control to enter the edit mode. 5. Press JUKEBOX / MEMORY once again. 3.Press DELETE while a song is selected. To play the JUKE BOX list, press d/M after you make the list. ,,Note When making or modifying the JUKE BOX list, REPEAT mode is off. Enjoying JUKE BOX Press JUKEBOX / MEMORY twice on stop status. “JUKE BOX ON” appears on the display window. To play JUKE BOX list, press d/M on the remote control or T on the unit. To cancel it, press JUKEBOX / MEMORY twice. “JUKE BOX OFF” appears on the display window. 2. Select a song by pressing PRESET·FOLDER W/S on the remote control repeatedly. ,,Note yy To check the status of JUKE BOX, press JUKEBOX / MEMORY once. You can also check it by the word “PROG.” on the display window. yy If there is no JUKE BOX list, “JUKE BOX NONE” appears on the display window when you press JUKEBOX / MEMORY. yy JUKE BOX is switched off in the case below. -- Changing to a different function. -- Turning off and on the unit. -- Operating the numerical buttons on the remote control. -- Playing a file by using SEARCH and SCRATCH/LEVEL CONTROL, SEARCH KNOB. yy JUKE BOX list is cleared in the case below. -- Removing the disc or the USB device. -- Deleting or recording music files in the USB device. 34 Operating Other Operations Turn off the sound temporarily Press on the remote control to mute your unit. You can mute your unit, for example, to answer the telephone, the mute icon “Q” is blinked in the display window. To cancel it, press level. again or change the volume CHILDSAFE Mode 3 Operating This function helps to prevent you from being surprised when you turn on the unit in case that the volume of the unit is set at a high level. To turn on CHILDSAFE mode, press and hold OK on the unit when the volume of the unit is “MIN”. In CHILDSAFE mode, the volume increase gradually. To turn off CHILDSAFE mode, press and hold OK on the unit when the volume of the unit is “MIN” and this mode is turned on. ,,Note In case of CD, USB or BT function, CHILDSAFE mode does not work after about 2 minutes from power on the unit even if this mode is enabled. Displaying file information (ID3 TAG) While playing an MP3 file containing file information, you can display the information by pressing INFO / SLEEP. DEMO In the power off state, press USB REC / DEMO on the unit once. The unit will power on and display the each of functions with demo sound in the display window. To cancel the DEMO function, press USB REC / DEMO once more. ,,Note yy While in DEMO, this unit will keep DEMO status even if you unplug the power cord connection. yy You can enjoy other functions during the DEMO, the DEMO will temporarily pause. -- Without input key in 10 sec, the DEMO will play back automatically. Using Microphone 1. Connect your microphone to the MIC jack. 2. Play the music you want. 3. Sing along with the accompaniment. Adjust the microphone volume by pressing MIC VOLUME and rotating VOLUME clockwise or counterclockwise on the unit. ,,Note yy When not using the microphone, set the VOLUME to minimum or turn off the MIC and remove the microphone from the MIC jack. yy If the microphone is set too near the speaker, a howling sound may be produced. In this case, move the microphone away from the speaker or decrease the sound level by pressing MIC VOLUME and rotating VOLUME. If howling occurs continuously, the protection may apply to this unit. In this case, remove the power cord of this unit, then connect the power cord of this unit and turn on this unit. yy If sound through the microphone is extremely loud, it may be distorted. In this case, press MIC VOLUME and rotate VOLUME to minimum. yy If your microphone’s sound feels not loud though MIC volume is max, you can adjust only audio source volume lower. -- Follow below step. 1. Press and hold VOICE CANCELLER on the unit. 2. Reduce Audio Source Volume by rotating VOLUME counter-clockwise on the unit. To initialize it, power off. Operating 35 Using H/P MODE VOICE CANCELLER Headphone monitoring is available. You can enjoy the function while playing the music, by reducing singer vocal of music in the various source. Press H/P MODE to listen to music using Headphone. Press H/P VOLUME and rotate VOLUME to adjust the volume. When mixing, press H/P MODE to select a monitoring mode. You can listen to the music being mixed or playing in Source A or Source B. ,,Note yy It is not compatible with a 4 pole jack. Press the VOICE CANCELLER , and “ON” will appear in display window. To cancel it, press VOICE CANCELLER again. The quality of the VOICE CANCELLER may be different depending on the recording conditions of music files. ,,Note yy This function is available CD, USB or BT (Bluetooth) Function. yy If you power off or switch to MIXER OFF, the selected H/P MODE is cancelled. 3 yy This function is available to use only when a microphone is connected. Operating yy If you select one source output in MIXER ON mode, the playback effects (Except TEMPO) are not applied to the output through the headphone. yy If the function is not available, “NOT SUPPORT” appears in the display window. yy If a microphone is not connected, “NOT SUPPORT” appears in the display window. yy It is not available on the MONO source. yy To initialize it, change the Function or disconnect the microphone. yy This function may not be initialized depending on the status of connected devices. 36 Operating KEY CHANGER You can adjust the key to 9 steps (4 steps higher, 4 steps lower and the original key). yy To sharp the key one by one, press the KEY CHANGER( ) repeatedly during playback. yy To flatten the key one by one, press the KEY CHANGER( ) repeatedly during playback. ,,Note yy This function is available CD, USB or BT (Bluetooth) Function. yy If a microphone is not connected, “NOT SUPPORT” appears in the display window. Setting the Clock 1. Turn the unit on. 2. Press and hold CLOCK. 3. Select time mode by pressing C/V on the remote control. - AM 12:00 (for an AM and PM display) or 0:00 (for a 24 hour display) 4. Press RDS/SET to confirm your selection. 5. Select the hours by pressing C/V on the remote control. 6.Press RDS/SET. 3 yy To initialize it, change the Function, disconnect the microphone or change the music. 7. Select the minutes by pressing C/V on the remote control. Operating yy This function may not be initialized depending on the status of connected devices. 8.Press RDS/SET. Lighting Effects This function offers a party atmosphere by operating the lighting ball on the unit and the lighting on the speakers. Press LIGHTING on the unit. OFF PEACEFUL ROMANTIC COOL UPBEAT FIERY EXCITED DYNAMIC HEALING SUNNY PARTY OFF ... ,,Note yy Lighting function is available in all functions. yy Lighting mode retains its previous mode when you first press LIGHTING, press again to change modes. PARTY THRUSTER Slide the lever to create a party atmosphere. PARTY THRUST OFF PARTY THRUST 1 PARTY THRUST 2 PARTY THRUST CLIMAX The lighting ball on the unit, the lighting on the speakers, the LED lighting and the sound effect will react according to moving the lever of PARTY THRUSTER. Setting the Clock through “Music Flow Bluetooth” App Install “Music Flow Bluetooth” app on your Android device. (Refer to page 26) Your unit’s clock will be automatically synchronized with your device by activating Bluetooth connection through “Music Flow Bluetooth” app. Using your player as an alarm clock 1. Turn the unit on. 2. Press and hold ALARM. 3.Press C/V on the remote control to change the hours and minutes and press RDS/ SET to save. 4. Press C/V on the remote control to select function and press RDS/SET to save. - Press C/V on the remote control to select a memory No. when you select Tuner and then, press RDS/SET. If there is no memory No., this step is skipped. 5. Press C/V on the remote control to change the volume and press RDS/SET to save. The clock icon “(” shows that the alarm is set. Operating 37 ,,Note yy If you set the clock time, you can check the time by pressing CLOCK even when the player is turned off. yy You can set alarm after you set the clock time. yy If you set the clock time and alarm, you can check the alarm icon “(“ by pressing CLOCK even when the unit is turned off. yy If you set the clock time and alarm, you can check the alarm icon “(“ and alarm setting information by pressing ALARM even when the unit is turned off. yy You can select ALARM ON/OFF mode by pressing ALARM. 1. Press and hold INFO / SLEEP. The display window will be darkened by half. 2.Press INFO / SLEEP repeatedly to select delay time between 10 and 180 minutes. After the delay time, the unit will be turned off. To cancel the sleep function, press INFO / SLEEP repeatedly until “SLEEP 10” appears, and then press INFO / SLEEP once again while “SLEEP 10” is displayed. ,,Note yy You can check the remaining time before the unit is turned off. yy Press and hold INFO / SLEEP to check or change the remaining time. yy You can edit the remain time when displays the remaining time or “DIMMER”. Dimmer Press and hold INFO / SLEEP. The display window will be darkened by half. To cancel it, press and hold INFO / SLEEP and then press it repeatedly until dim off. ,,Note All the LED turns off when Dimmer is being operated. This unit will turn itself off to save electricity in the case were the main unit is not connected to an external device and is not used for 20 minutes. The unit will also turn itself off after six hours if the Main unit has been connected to another device using the analog inputs. Auto power down function is applied to only MASTER unit in case of Wireless X-Boom Plus connection. In case of SLAVE unit, Auto power down is available after disconnection SLAVE unit and MASTER unit. How to disconnect the wireless network connection or the wireless device. Turn off the unit by pressing the power button for more than 5 seconds. 3 Operating Sleep Timer Setting Auto power down 38 Operating AUTO POWER On Auto function change This unit automatically turns on by an input source : LG TV or Bluetooth This unit recognizes input signals such as Bluetooth and LG TV or connected portable device, and then changes suitable function automatically. If you try to connect your Bluetooth device, this unit turns on and connects your Bluetooth device. You can play your music. ,,Note 3 When you try to connect Bluetooth device Operating yy Depending on the connected device, this function may not operate. When you try to connect your Bluetooth device to this unit, Bluetooth function is selected. Play your music on the Bluetooth device. yy Depending on the connected device, the unit turns on but Bluetooth function may not be connected. When PORT.IN connection is connected yy If you disconnect Bluetooth connection by this unit, some Bluetooth devices try to connect to the unit continually. Therefore it is recommended to disconnect the connection before turning off the unit. When you connect the portable device to the PORT. IN connector, PORTABLE function is selected. Play your music on the portable device. yy If you try to connect to the “Music Flow Bluetooth” app, Bluetooth function of this unit is turned on. When you turn on your LG TV connected by LG Sound Sync, this unit changes the function to LG TV. You can hear the sound from your TV. yy If you turn on the unit using LG TV or Bluetooth function, proper function of this unit is turned on. yy If you have already paired with this unit, automatically this unit can turn on by an input source when this unit is turned off. yy If you turn off the unit by pressing the power button for more than 5 seconds, Auto Power On function is disabled. To activate it, turn on the unit. When LG TV is connected ,,Note yy This function is not available during recording or deleting. yy This function only works with devices that were previously connected. Operating 39 LG Sound Sync You can control some functions of this unit by your TV’s remote control with LG Sound Sync. It is compatible with LG TV that supports LG Sound Sync. Make sure your TV has the LG Sound Sync logo. Controllable function by LG TV’s remote control : Volume up/down, mute Refer to the TV’s instruction manual for the details of LG Sound Sync. 1. Turn on the unit by pressing 1 on the remote control or 1/! on the unit. 3. Set up the sound output of TV to listen to the sound through this unit : TV setting menu [Sound] -> [TV Sound output] -> [LG Sound Sync (Wireless)] When the TV is not connected, “LG TV READY” appears on the display window. If the TV and this unit are connected normally, “LG TV PAIRED” will be appear on the display window. yy If the connection fails, check the conditions of this unit and your TV : power, function. yy Make sure of the condition of this unit and the connection in the cases below when using LG Sound Sync. -- Turn off the unit. -- Changing to a different function. -- Disconnecting the wireless connection caused by interference or a distance. yy The amount of time to turn off this unit is different depending on your TV. yy If you try to change the function on using the LG TV function, volume will be change according to the LG TV volume level. yy Details of TV setting menu vary depending on the manufacturers or models of your TV. yy If you connect LG Sound Sync when “Music Flow Bluetooth” app is connected, control through the app is available. yy If you turned off the unit directly by pressing 1 on the remote control or 1/! on the unit, LG Sound Sync will be disconnected. To use this function again, you should reconnect the TV and the unit. yy If an LG TV is connected when using Bluetooth, Bluetooth is disconnected and the LG TV is connected. yy The volume may be increased when the TV and this unit is connected by LG Sound Sync. Decrease the TV volume and then connect with this unit. 3 Operating 2.Press F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit or F on the remote control until LG TV function is selected. ,,Note yy You can also use the remote control of this unit while using LG Sound Sync. If you use TV’s remote control again, the unit synchronizes with the TV. 40 Operating Wireless X-Boom Plus Connection The output sound of (MASTER) unit is expanded to (SLAVE) unit. It is compatible with unit that supports Wireless X-Boom Plus. 3 Operating 1. Press and hold F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit for 3 seconds. WIRELESS BOOM MODE SELECT appears in the display window. 2. Rotate Y/U on the unit to select MASTER or SLAVE. - unit : Selects MASTER. - unit : Selects SLAVE. Two units try to connect with each other. 3. When this unit is successfully connected each other, “Slave Device Name CONNECTED” appears in the MASTER unit. “CONNECTED TO Master Device Name” appears in the SLAVE unit and change to SLAVE soon. ,,Note yy If you using the LG Sound Sync, this function is not available. If you connect the LG TV Function, “NOT SUPPORT” appears in the display window. yy You can use microphone in the SLAVE unit only. In case of SLAVE unit, some functions are supported only. yy When Wireless X-Boom Plus is disconnected, SLAVE unit is changed to BT function. yy If the connection is failed, “FAILED” appears in the display window. yy Mute function is synchronized with each other. yy Wireless X-Boom Plus connection will be disconnected when you turn off the unit or press and hold the F / WIRELESS BOOM on the unit for 3 seconds. yy Sound of MASTER unit and SLAVE unit may be different depending on playback staus or source. yy Check the following information when connecting to Bluetooth. -- You can connect only one Bluetooth device in the MASTER unit. You cannot connect Bluetooth device to the SLAVE unit. -- Wireless X-Boom Plus connection is only supported on Android or iOS devices. (Wireless X-Boom Plus connection may not be supported depending on the connected device specifications or OS.) -- Removable/detachable Bluetooth devices (ex. Dongle etc.) will not support Wireless X-Boom Plus connection. -- When Wireless X-Boom Plus is connected, Bluetooth connection is not available in status of recording or deleting. Troubleshooting 41 Troubleshooting General Problem Cause & Solution yy Turn off the power of this unit and the connected external device (TV, Woofer, DVD-player, Amplifier, etc.) and turn it on again. The unit does not work properly. yy Disconnect the power cord of this unit and the connected external device (TV, Woofer, DVD-player, Amplifier, etc.) and then try connecting again. yy Previous setting may not be saved when device power is shut off. No Power. No sound. yy Check whether you select right function. Press function button and check the selected function. yy Check to see if the Speakers are connected correctly. Speaker cables connected correctly. yy An unplayable disc is inserted. Check the playable disc. yy No disc is inserted. Insert a disc. yy The disc is dirty. Clean the disc. (Refer to page 45) yy The disc is inserted upside down. Place the disc with the label or printed side facing upwards. yy The antenna is positioned or connected poorly. Connect the antenna securely. Radio stations cannot be tuned in properly. yy The signal strength of the radio station is too weak. Tune to the station manually. yy No stations have been preset or preset stations have been cleared (when tuning by scanning preset channels). Preset some radio stations, see page 28 for details. 4 Troubleshooting The unit does not start playback. yy The power cord is not plugged in. Plug in the power cord. yy Check whether electricity failed. Check the condition by operating other electronic devices. 42 Troubleshooting Problem Cause & Solution yy The remote control is too far from the unit. Operate the remote control within about 23 ft (7 m). The remote control does yy There is an obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit. Remove the obstacle. not work properly. yy The batteries in the remote control are exhausted. Replace the batteries with new ones. No speaker light LG Sound Sync does not work. 4 yy Check whether the speaker light cables are connected to the unit correctly. Connect the speaker light cables to the unit correctly. yy Check the speaker light effects by pressing LIGHTING. yy Check whether your LG TV supports LG Sound Sync. yy Check connection of LG Sound Sync. yy Check sound setting of your TV and this unit. Troubleshooting Appendix 43 General specifications General Power requirements Refer to the main label on the unit. Refer to the main label on the unit. Power consumption Networked standby : 0,5 W (If all network ports are activated.) Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 470 mm x 240 mm x 420 mm Net Weight Approx. 7,7 kg Operating temperature 5 °C to 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F) Operating humidity 60 % Inputs Analog audio in (AUX IN) 2,0 Vrms (1 kHz, 0 dB), 600 Ω, RCA jack (L, R) Portable in (PORT. IN) 1.4 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack) x 1 Microphone (MIC 1/2) Sensitivity 20 mV (1 kHz), 6.3 mm jack x 2 Tuner FM Tuning Range 87,5 to 108.0 MHz or 87,50 to 108,00 MHz 5 Frequency Response 40 to 20,000 Hz Signal-to-noise ratio More than 75 dB Dynamic range More than 80 dB Bus Power Supply (USB) 5 V 0 500 mA Amplifier (RMS Output power) Total output 4,800 W HIGH 1200 W X 2 (8 Ω at 1 kHz, 25 % THD) LOW 1200 W X 2 (8 Ω at 70 Hz, 25 % THD) yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. Appendix System 44 Appendix Speakers specifications Front speaker Type Impedance Rated Input Power Max. Input power HIGH : 3 Way 3 Speaker LOW : 1 Way 1Speaker HIGH : 8 Ω LOW : 8 Ω HIGH : 1200 W LOW : 1200 W HIGH : 2400 W LOW : 2400 W Net Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 508 mm x 711 mm x 470 mm Net Weight Approx. 30.2 kg yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice. Trademarks and Licenses 5 Appendix The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by LG Electronics is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. Appendix 45 Maintenance Handling the Unit When shipping the unit Notes on Discs Handling Discs Never stick paper or tape on the disc. Storing Discs Please save the original shipping carton and packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was originally packed at the factory. Keeping the exterior surfaces clean 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. Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray near the unit. Wiping with strong pressure may damage the surface. Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact with the unit for a long period of time. Cleaning Discs Cleaning the unit 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 to out. To clean the player, use a soft, dry cloth. If the surfaces are extremely dirty, use a soft cloth lightly moistened with a mild detergent solution. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner, as these might damage the surface of the unit. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners, or anti-static spray intended for old vinyl records. Maintaining the Unit 5 Appendix The unit is a high-tech, precision device. If the optical pick-up lens and disc drive parts are dirty or worn, the picture quality could be diminished. For details, please contact your nearest authorized service center.