LG | VC702W | LG VC702W Owner’s Manual

Video CD Player/
Hi-Fi Stereo Karaoke
Video Cassette Player
Owner's Manual
PAL NTSC
VC702W
VC102W
WARNING
prevent fire
the unit to rain
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or
or
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shock hazard, do not expose
moisture.
To avoid electrical
cabinet. Refer
shock, do
servicing
not open the
qualified personnel
to
Thank you for purchasing the LG Video CD
Player / Video Cassette Player. Before
operating the unit, please read this manual
thoroughly and retain it for future reference.
only.
Laser
of
component in this product is capable
emitting
radiation
the limit for
exceeding
Class 1.
CLASS 1
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KLASSE 1
LASER PRODUKT
LUOKAN 1 LASER LAITE
This
KLASS 1
LASER APPARAT
CLASSE 1
PRODUIT LASER
appliance is
product.
classified
as a
CLASS 1
LASER
Caution
Television programmes, films, video tapes, and
other materials may be copyrighted.
Unauthorized
recording of such material may
provisions of the copyright
be contrary to the
laws.
Compatible colour systems
player is designed to record
This
using
and
play
back
the PAL, MESECAM, and NTSC colour
systems.
The apparatus shall not be exposed to
dripping or splashing and that no objects
filled with
placed
2
on
Introduction
liquids,
such
the apparatus.
as
vases, shall be
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The VCP part of VC102W is
a
monaural type.
Table of contents
Getting
Started
4
Step
1
:
Setting
5
Step
2
:
Connecting
Basic
6
Operations
Changing
Basic
7
up the remote control handset
menu
a
VCD/VCP
Enjoying Playback
parts
-
of
a
VIDEO CD/Audio CD
options
Operations
Playing
-
VCP
24
part
Resuming playback
stopped
tape
a
from the
point
you
VIDEO CD & AUDIO CD
(Resume Play)
Basic
Operations
10 The VCD part of this
-
VCD
part
player can play
the
25
Playing repeatedly
26
Creating
various discs
11
Using
12
Playing
14
the
a
Basic
own
menu
27
Playing
in random order
VIDEO CD/Audio CD/MP3 CD
28
Playing
a
Operations
VIDEO CD with PBC functions
(PBC Playback)
-
Karaoke
function
Additional Information
30 Precautions
16 Before you start karaoke
31
Troubleshooting
17 Karaoke
sing-along
33
Specifications
18
your
Grading
programme
(Programme Play)
with MP3
Playback
your
singing
Enjoying Recording
19
Recording
21
Editing
23
Recording
a
Tape
TV programmes
with another VCR
from
a
CD to
a
tape
Introduction
3
Getting
Started
Setting
up the remote control handset
the batteries
Inserting
Insert two R03
by matching
(size AAA) batteries
the
batteries to the
+
and
on
-
the
inside the
diagram
AAA
AAA
battery compartment.
Using
the remote
Remote
control
This
player
is
designed
so
almost all of its features
sensor
that
can
be
controlled from the remote control.
VCD
POWER
VCP
VCD / VCP
123
456
78
10+
0
9
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
PLAY
To
Set
operate
VCD/VCP to
VCD
VCD and control VCD
VCP
VCP and control VCP
part
part
Notes
?
If you do not
use
the remote control handset for
the batteries to avoid
4
?
Do not
use a new
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Do not
use
Getting Started
possible damage
battery
with
an
old
from
one.
different types of batteries.
an
extended
battery leakage.
period
of time,
remove
Step
2
Connecting
Basic connection
Connect AUDIO/VIDEO OUT of this unit and the AUDIO/VIDEO IN of your TV
the supplied audio/video cable.
using
GetingSared
This unit
AUDIO/
VIDEO OUT
Audio cable
TV
AUDIO/
VIDEO IN
Video cable
Other connection
When you
connecting
enjoy
a
a
VCD and
stereo
system
an
as
audio CD, you can
on the below.
improve
sound
quality by
shown
Stereo system
This unit
Audio cable
TV
Video cable
Getting Started 5
Changing
menu
options
Before you start...
?
Turn on this player and the TV.
?
SettheTVtotheAV.
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCP.
?
Set AV/CD SEL. to the VCP MODE.
1
Press MENU.
VCR
OPR
2
Press CURSOR F/G to select the
to
change,
and press CURSOR F/G to select the sub
setting
3
option
Press i to
remove
the
Dr.
then press OK to
change
the
menu.
menu screen.
Menu choices
Menu
option
Set this
fOSD ON/OFF
?
(for VCD/VCP)
?
OPR
?
(for VCP)
?
?
option to
display the operating status of this player.
OFF to switch off OSD display.
SOFT to make picture sharpness softer.
SHARP to make picture sharpness clearer.
ON to
OFF to switch off OPR.
Please note you may set OPR to
To check
Dr.
(for VCP)
?
a
problem
on
only
when
playing
a
tape.
with VCP part
HEAD STATUS
-OK
-
?
PLEASE CLEAN
:
Clean your video heads.
TAPE STATUS
-
-
RECORDABLE
NOT RECORDABLE
:
Insert
ON to switch
(for VCD/VCP)
?
OFF to switch off Karaoke & Karaoke Search.
SCORE
?
ON to
(for VCD/VCP)
?
OFF to switch off
display
on
Karaoke & Karaoke Search.
the
score
your song when you Karaoke.
score.
Select the colour system used for playback and recording.
can also set the system by pressing SYSTEM on the front
You
(for VCP)
of VCP part. The system is
Source
PAL/
MESECAM
NTSC
Basic
tape with its protection tab in place.
?
SYSTEM
6
a
KARAOKE
Operations
-
VCD/VCP
parts
Mode
changed
shown below.
as
System Change
Recording
AUTO
→
PA L→ MESECAM
Playback
AUTO
→
PA L→ MESECAM
Recording
NTSC3.58
Playback
NTSC-PB
→
→
NTSC4.43
NTSC3.58
→
NTSC4.43
Playing
When
a
a
tape
tape is inserted and playback
starts, the automatic tracking function
works to get the best possible picture
VCD
POWER
VCP
automatically.
VCD/VCP
"AUTO TRACKING" will appear on
the TV screen while it is doing this. If
quality of the recording is poor,
repeatedly press TRK (- or +) on the
remote control to manually adjust the
tracking until any distortions have been
123
the
removed.
456
78
10+
9
0
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
EJECT
PLAY
PLAY
EJECT
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCP.
?
STOP
SCAN/REW
SCAN/FF
SCAN/FF
REC
SCAN/REW
P/STILL
P/STILL
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
/
TRK(+/-)
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
OK
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
MIC
+
AUDIO
1
TurnonyourTVandsetittoAV.
2
Insert
a
3
-
#
RESUME
BasicOperton
A-B
ECHO
REPEAT
+
DISC SYS.
tape.
This
its
i
MENU
SKIP
-
-
player turns on and
safety tab removed.
starts
playing automatically
if you insert
a
tape with
Press GPLAY.
When the tape reaches the end, it will rewind
automatically.
continued
Basic
Operations
-
VCP
part
7
Playing
tape (continued)
a
Playing repeatedly
To
play
a
tape repeatedly
Press REPEAT. "REPEAT
(A UTO REPEAT)" appears in the display window and the TV
When the end of the tape is reached, this
and repeats
playback continuously.
To cancel
Repeat Play
Press REPEAT
repeatedly
window and the TV
player automatically
until "REPEAT (A UTO
rewinds the tape to the
screen.
beginning
REPEAT)" disappears from the display
screen.
Additional tasks
To
Press
STOP
Stop play
Pause
P/STILL
play
Frame advance
P/STILL
during
pause
frame at
Resume
play
after pause
Search backward
SCAN/REW
Fast-forward the tape
SCAN/FF
Rewind the tape
SCAN/REW
the tape
If streaks appear
(Refer
tape
during playback,
frame advance
during playback
during playback
during stop
during stop
menu
was
system manually
to conform to the
system that the
AUTO.)
option-SYSTEM.)
recorded in
Set colour system to
If your TV is
PAL
NTSC3.58
NTSC3.58
NTSC4.43
MESECAM
Operations
set colour
set the switch to
(Normally
PAL
Basic
during
system
recorded in.
to page 6
If your
one
EJECT
To set the colour
was
advances
PLAY
SCAN/FF
tape
picture
time.
P/STILL down
Search forward
Eject
8
a
Hold
Slow motion
play.
P/STILL the
By repeatedly pressing
NTSC-PB
PAL TV
NTSC4.43
MULTI-SYSTEM TV
NTSC-PB
PAL TV
MESECAM
-
VCP
part
MULTI-SYSTEM TV
To
display
Displayed
the information for three seconds
information
disappears
Press MENU and select fOSD
Using
You
the
can
on-screen
check the
in three seconds
ON/OFF, then
(Auto Display)
automatically.
set it to ON.
display
status of the
operating
player
and the information about the tape
on
the TV
screen.
Press OK.
Each time you press OK, the
on-screen
display changes
as
fOSD is set to ON
Indications
are
follows;
fOSD is set to OFF
displayed.
Displayed
information
disappears
in three seconds.
No indications
(Only
the counter
(DISPLAY OFF mode)
left.)
BasicOperton
No indications
To
change
You
can
AUDIO
the channel for audio output.
select among MONO, STEREO
(except
for
(Hi-Fi),
L
(LEFT), and
R
(RIGHT) by pressing
VC102W).
Notes
?
If
a
tape has portions recorded in both PAL and NTSC systems, the time
not be correct. This is due to the difference between the
counting cycles
counter
reading
will
of the two video
systems.
?
Depending on your TV, the following may occur while playing an NTSC-recorded tape:
the picture is black and white
the picture shakes
no picture appears on the TV screen
black streaks appear horizontally on the TV screen
the colour density increases or decreases.
On-screen display will not display when the microphone has been plugged in.
-
-
-
-
-
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Basic
Operations
-
VCP
part
9
The VCD part of this
the various discs
Disc
player
can
play
VIDEO CDs
AUDIO CDs
MP3 CDs
Audio
Audio
Audio
logo
Contents
+
Video
(moving pictures)
Disc size
12 cm/8
time
74 min./
74 min./
20 min.
20 min.
Play
To
play
12 cm/8
cm
cm
(CD single)
VIDEO CD/AUDIO CD/MP3 CD
a
See page 12.
To
PBC
enjoy
Playback
of
a
VIDEO CD with PBC functions
See page 28.
Note
This
on
VIDEO CDs
player conforms
kinds of
Disc
to Ver. 1.1 and Ver. 2.0 of VIDEO CD standards. You
playback according
to the disc
enjoy
two
type.
You
type
can
can
VIDEO CDs without PBC functions
Enjoy
video
(Ver. 1.1)
as
VIDEO CDs with PBC functions
Play
(Ver. 2.0)
displayed
playback (moving pictures)
as
well
music.
interactive software
on
the TV
addition to the video
1.1 discs.
menu screens
(PBC Playback), in
playback
Moreover, you
resolution still
using
screen
can
functions of Ver
play high-
pictures.
Notes
?
DVD, SVCD, and CD-RW discs
?"
cannot be
played
on
this
player.
appear on the TV screen during operation.
This icon means the function explained in this owner's manual is not available
"may
specific
10
Basic
items.
Operations
-
VCD
part
on
that
Using the
menu
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
?
Set AV/CD SEL. to the VCD MODE.
1
Press MENU.
2
Press the number buttons to select the desired item.
1. INTRO
2. DISC
3. TRACK
4. EXIT
DIGEST MENU
Menu
1
option
INTRO
(INTRO SCAN)
The first
2
?
To go
?
To
portion
of each track will be
manually
play
to the next
scanning track,
a
DISC (DISC
or
played
preceding track,
or
SKIP.
VIEW)
Apicture
sequentially.
If there
press SKIP
press G PLAY.
is divided into the number of tracks
?
for about 10 seconds.
are more
than 10 tracks
on
on
the disc and each track will be
the disc, press SKIP
played
to make the next page.
BasicOperton
(To go back to
?
?
3
SKIP.)
preceding page, press
during performing the DISC VIEWING, the moving picture
in the nine area will be played in full screen.
You can select directly a desired area number with the number button.
If you press G PLAY
TRACK
(TRACK SCAN)
Atrack is divided into nine
?
?
?
4
area and each division will be played sequentially.
or
SKIP.
preceding track, press SKIP
If you press G PLAY during performing the track scanning, the moving picture
nine area will be played in full screen.
You can select directly a desired area number with the number button.
To go to the next
in the
EXIT
Remove the
3
or
menu screen.
Press MENU to return to the DIGEST MENU
during performing
the selected item.
Notes
?
Disc view and Track
?
If you press MENU while
the menu screen appears.
scan are
not available to Audio CD.
playing
a
VIDEO CD with PBC
ON, PBC is switched
Basic
to OFF and
Operations
-
VCD
part
11
Playing
a
VIDEO
VCD
POWER
VCP
CD/Audio CD/MP3 CD
VCD/VCP
POWER
123
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
?
456
number
78
10+
9
0
buttons
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
OPEN/CLOSE
PLAY
PLAY
EJECT
SCAN/REW
STOP
SCAN/FF
SCAN/FF
SCAN/REW
REC
P/STILL
TRK+
P/STILL
KARAOKE
SEARCH
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
-
OK
SKIP
AV/CD SEL.
-
MIC
SKIP
VCD REC
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
i
MENU
RESUME
REPEAT
+
AUDIO
-
A-B
ECHO
#
+
DISC SYS.
AUDIO
1
Turn
on
When
your TV and set it to the AV.
using
position.
an
amplifier,
2
Press POWER to turn
3
Press
disc
on
on
turn
the
on
the
amplifier
and select this
player.
OPEN/CLOSE, and place the
the disc tray.
with the
label side up
4
Press GPLAY.
The disc tray closes and the
(Continuous Play).
12
Basic
Operations
-
VCD
part
player plays
all the tracks
once
player
Additional tasks
To
Press
STOP
Stop play
Pause
P/STILL
play
P/STILL
Step play
during
pause
play.
P/STILL the
By repeatedly pressing
Slow motion
advances
one
Hold
P/STILL down
STEP
(PAUSE
Resume
Go to the next track
Go back to the
High speed
or
scene*
preceding
a
picture
time.
during step play
SLOW1
SLOW2
SLOW3)
GPLAY
after pause
play
frame at
track
SKIP
or
scene*
SKIP
SCAN/REW
scan
or
FRX4
(PLAY
PLAY
FFX1
SCAN/FF
FRX2
FRX3
FFX2
FFX3
FRX1
FFX4
PLAY)
and
Stop play
*
remove
the CD
VIDEO CDs with PBC functions
BasicOperton
OPEN/CLOSE
(Ver 2.0) only.
Tips
select the colour system of discs by pressing DISC SYS. on the remote control.
pressed on the remote control, you can resume playback from the point
?
You
?
When RESUME is
?
can
where you stopped the VIDEO CD/AUDIO CD.
Atrack is a section of a picture or a music piece
on a
disc. Each track is
assigned
track number
to enable you to locate the track you want.
?
You
can
select among MONO, STEREO,
L(LEFT), and R(RIGHT) by pressing
AUDIO.
Notes
?
When
playing
screen.
You
a
can
VIDEO CD with PBC
play
the VIDEO CD
functions, in Step 4, the menu screen appears on the TV
interactively, following the instructions on the menu
screen.
?
If your TV is a wide-screen TV, according to discs, on-screen display may cut off. In such a case,
please set the wide-screen TV to "FULL" mode. (Please check with your wide-screen TV
owner 's manual.)
continued
Basic
Operations
-
VCD
part
13
with MP3
Playback
To
VCD
POWER
VCP
play
1
VCD/VCP
an
MP3 file
Load
MP3 disc.
an
The MP3
is
menu
displayed.
123
MP3
number
456
buttons
78
10+
10+
9
0
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
MENU
PAGE 01/02
MP3-1
MP3-2
MP3-3
MP3-4
MP3-5
MP3-6
MP3-7
MP3-8
MP3-9
MP3-10
MP3-11
MP3-12
PLAY
PLAY
EJECT
SCAN/REW
2
SCAN/FF
Press SKIP
/
SKIP to select the
REC
P/STILL
directory
TRK+
to
KARAOKE
SEARCH
If there
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
OK
MENU
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
RESUME
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
A-B
MIC
AUDIO
+
ECHO
#
located and then press GPLAY.
are more
SKIP
MP3
REPEAT
DISC SYS.
3
DIR
TRACK 1
TRACK 2
TRACK 3
TRACK 4
TRACK 5
TRACK 6
TRACK 7
TRACK 8
TRACK 9
TRACK 10
TRACK 11
TRACK 12
Press SKIP
on
4
?
?
?
play
an
MP3 file
SKIP to select the
/
Note
?
14
The
directory and file
display with English.
Basic
Operations
-
VCD
name
part
is
only
Press GPLAY to start
?
If you press REPEAT once during play,
the current MP3 file will play repeatedly.
If you press REPEAT twice during play,
all directories will play repeatedly.
If you press REPEAT three times, the
repeat play will be cancelled.
to
ous
?
You
?
to
playback
play
of
the next file
a
or
file.
previ-
file
during playback.
may also directly select
numbered buttons
?
directory
your disc.
For your reference
Press SKIP
/
SKIP
repeatedly
the
MP3-1
PAGE 01/02
desired MP3 file of the selected
To
on
SCAN/REW
to make the next page.
RETURN
+
than 13 directories
SCAN/FF/
disc, press
VCD REC
-
where MP3 files that you want
are
i
-
SKIP
-
play
If there
are more
on
the desired track
using
the
the remote control.
than 10 tracks
on
the selected
directory,
press 10+ first, then the corresponding number buttons.
Press RETURN to move to the Root Directory during
playback.
with MP3
Playback
To program
VCD
POWER
VCP
1
2
123
10+
Follow
buttons
previous
LP
To programme
PLAY
PLAY
corresponding
3
SCAN/FF
REC
display window.
track numbered
a
over
10,
the 10+ button first, then the
use
EJECT
page.
want to programme in order you want.
OPEN / CLOSE
SCAN/REW
on
Press the number buttons of the tracks you
number
9
0
1 to 2
steps
Press PROG./RAN..
?
10+
MP3 file
an
"PROGRAM" appears in the
456
78
play
Press
number buttons.
PLAY to start programme
play.
P/STILL
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
MP3
DIR
MP3-1
PAGE 01/02
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
OK
-
i
MENU
TRACK 1
TRACK 2
TRACK 3
TRACK 4
TRACK 5
TRACK 6
TRACK 7
SKIP
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
-
MIC
VCD REC
REPEAT
+
-
#
TRACK 10
TRACK 11
TRACK 12
RESUME
A-B
ECHO
+
After
PROG. /
RAN.
AUDIO
TRACK 8
TRACK 9
Play
DISC SYS.
playback
is
all tracks
BasicOperton
programmed
stopped.
To cancel programme
Press PROG./RAN.
"PROGRAM"
play
repeatedly
disappears
until
from the
display
window.
RANDOM
(PROGRAM
To random
1
play
an
MP3 file
Press PROG./RAN..
"RANDOM" appears in the
The
2
CONTINUE)
player
starts Random
To cancel Random
display
window.
Play.
Play.
Press PROG./RAN..
"RANDOM"
disappears in the display window.
Basic
Operations
-
VCD
part
15
Before you start karaoke
You
sing along with a karaoke
(video tape, VCD, audio CD).
can sing duets if you use an extra
can
source
You
microphone.
MIC IN 1/2
PLAY
PLAY
MIC VOL
(+/-)
ECHO VOL
POWER ON/OFF
Microphone
1
Turn
on
your TV and set it to the AV.
When
using
position.
2
Connect
a
Basic
Operations
-
amplifier,
microphone
microphone
16
an
to MIC 2
Karaoke function
turn
on
the
to the MIC 1
jack.
amplifier
jack.
To
and select this
sing duets,
player
connect another
(+/-)
Karaoke
sing-along
with karaoke video tapes
Singing along
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to VCP.
1
Insert
The
karaoke video tape.
player
safety
2
a
turns
on
and starts
playing automatically
if you insert
a
tape with its
tab removed.
Press GPLAY.
If you want to
?
play
back
Karaoke search will be
a
specific
song,
operated only
perform
when
the Karaoke search.
microphone
a
has been
plugged
in.
Karaoke search
3
(F
or
G)
Press KARAOKE SEARCH
(F
or
G) again
Now you
can
enjoy playing
on
play
a
desired song.
Set VCD/VCP switch to VCD.
1
Press
2
Press GPLAY.
OPEN/CLOSE, and place the disc
on
The disc tray closes and starts. If you want to
"Using
3
To
to
karaoke.
with karaoke VIDEO CD
Singing along
?
the remote control.
Press KARAOKE SEARCH
the menu"
Now you
adjust
the
can
on
the disc tray.
play
back
a
specific
song,
see
page 11.
enjoy playing
microphone
BasicOperton
karaoke.
volume
Press the MIC VOL
Setting
the MIC
(-/+) for the microphone connected to MIC 1/2.
VOL (-/+) to the centre position provides the best microphone volume.
To control the echo effect
Press the ECHO
To
(-/+). This controls both microphones' echo effect
get the best effect, adjust the microphone volume
to
a
level
in the
same
way.
the music
slightly higher than
volume.
continued
Basic
Operations
-
Karaoke function 17
Grading
As
an
extra
your
singing
challenge,
this
When you have finished
the
Changing
player
singing,
can
grade
your
score
your
singing.
appears
on
the TV
screen.
pitch (Key Control)
While you are singing, you
Key control is controlled
?
change
can
only
while
the
pitch of the song
playing a CD source.
to match your vocal range.
KEY CONTROL
SKIP
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
-
MIC
+
AUDIO
-
RESUME
A-B
ECHO
#
+
DISC SYS.
KEY
CONTROL
Press KEY CONTROL
(
(sharp)
:
Raise the
To return to the
or
pitch,
original pitch
repeatedly
(flat)
:
to set the
Lower the
pitch
you want.
pitch)
press KEY CONTROL
or
until
"
"
appears in the
display
window.
Notes
?
If the sound is
reproduced through a stereo amplifier, turn down the volume of amplifier
operation.
If streaks appear during playback, select the colour system that the tape was recorded in
(see "To set the colour system" on page 8).
If feedback occurs, turn down the microphone or TV volume, or move the microphone
away from the speakers.
before
?
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18
Basic
Operations
-
Karaoke function
TV
Recording
VCD
POWER
programmes
VCP
123
When your TV is equipped with
audio/video output jacks, you can record
programme
showing
456
a
the TV.
on
78
10+
9
0
LP
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
PLAY
Before you start
EJECT
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCP.
?
Connect the AUDIO/VIDEO IN
of the
jacks
player
to the audio/video
STOP
SCAN/REW
SCAN/FF
REC
jacks
P/STILL
REC
output
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
of your TV.
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
MENU
SKIP
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
-
MIC
+
-
AUDIO
1
Turn
2
Insert
3
on
a
i
-
OK
#
RESUME
A-B
ECHO
+
DISC SYS.
your TV and set it to the tuner mode.
tape with its safety tab in place into the VCP part of this player.
Press LP to select the
tape speed, SP
LP
time twice
provides recording
picture and audio quality.
as
or
LP.
long
as
SP, however, SP produces
better
4
Press
REC to start
During recording,
recording.
do not
change
the TV channel
When the tape reaches the end, the unit
or
turn off the TV.
automatically
rewinds it to the
beginning.
continued
Enjoying Recording a Tape 19
To
stop recording
Press
STOP.
To
save a
To
prevent accidental erasure, break off the
the tape
recording
again,
cover
To record NTSC colour
NTSC colour
safety
tab
as
illustrated. To record
on
the tab hole with adhesive tape.
system programmes
signals input through
the AUDIO/VIDEO IN
can
be recorded
on
this
player.
tape speed, select SP or EP in step 3 on previous page.
provides recording time three times as long as SP; however, SP produces
quality.
When playing back, the player automatically detects the tape speed.
For
EP
better
picture
Tip
?
The
display appears on the TV
information won't be recorded
screen
on
indicating
information about the tape, but the
the tape.
Notes
?
The
?
If
display appears only during playback at normal speed.
you've inserted a tape with its safety tab removed, the player ejects
it when you press
REC.
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20
If your TV is a monaural type, connect the audio output
IN-L of the player.
Enjoying Recording a Tape
jack
of your TV to the AUDIO
Editing with another VCR
How to connect to record
on
the VCP
part of this
player
This
player (Recorder)
TV
AUDIO/
VIDEO IN
Other VCR
(Player)
AUDIO/VIDEO OUT
Audio cable
Video cable
Notes
?
?
Make
sure you connect the plugs to jacks of the same colour.
If the other VCR is a monaural type, connect the audio output
AUDIO IN-L of the
jack
of other VCR to the
player.
continued
Enjoying Recording a Tape 21
Operation
(when recording on
part of this player)
the VCP
REC
Before you start
editing
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCP.
?
TurnonyourTVandsetittotheAV.
Press LP to select the tape speed
?
(SP
or
LP for the PAL
for the NTSC
P/STILL
system, and SP
or
EP
system).
1
Insert
a source
tape with its safety tab removed into the other (playback)
VCR.
2
Insert
this
3
To
a
tape with its safety tab in place into this (recording) VCP part of
player.
Press
REC
To start
editing,
on
this VCP part of this
player.
press the GPLAY button
on
the VCR at the
same
time.
stop editing
Press the
STOP buttons
on
the VCR and this VCP part.
Tip
?
To cut out unwanted
unwanted
22
scene
scenes
begins.
Enjoying Recording a Tape
while
editing,
press
When it ends, press
P/STILL
P/STILL
on
again
this VCP part when
to
resume
recording.
an
Recording from
?
a
CD to
tape
a
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
1
Press POWER to turn
2
Press
on
the
player.
OPEN/CLOSE, place the disc
on
the disc tray, and press
OPEN/CLOSE.
3
4
Insert
a
tape with its safety tab in place into the VCP part of this player.
Press VCD REC.
VCD
5
To
starts
part
stop
a
playback
recording,
press
and VCP part starts
STOP of VCD
recording.
part.
Tips
?
To pause
?
To return to the
a
recording,
press
recording,
P/STILL of VCD
press
part.
P/STILL of VCD
part again.
Notes
?
?
If the
on-screen
REC
Mode, the
display
is
on-screen
Pausing a recording
recording.
lasts
displayed on the TV screen when pressing OK during the VCD
display will be recorded in the recordable tape.
for up to 5 minutes. After 5 minutes the player will stop the
Enjoying Recording a Tape
23
Resuming
playback from the
point you
stopped a VIDEO
VCD
POWER
VCP
VCD/VCP
123
456
78
CD & AUDIO CD
10+
9
0
LP
PLAY
OPEN / CLOSE
(Resume Play)
PLAY
EJECT
STOP
SCAN/REW
?
SCAN/FF
REC
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
P/STILL
The VCD part of this player memorizes the
you stopped a VIDEO CD and AUDIO
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
point
CD and you
can resume
playback
KARAOKE
SEARCH
from that
TRK
point.
PBC
OK
SKIP
1
While
2
Press RESUME.
The
playing
player
starts
AUDIO CD in
To
play
Press
a
from the
VIDEO CD & AUDIO
playback
Step
from the
MENU
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
RESUME
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
A-B
CD, press
point
i
-
you
STOP to
stopped
stop playback.
the VIDEO CD &
1.
beginning
of the VIDEO CD & AUDIO CD
STOP, then press G PLAY.
Notes
?
Depending on where you stopped the VIDEO CD & AUDIO CD,
playback from a different point.
The point at which you stopped playing is cleared when:
you remove the VIDEO CD & AUDIO CD from the player
you unplug the AC power cord of the player
the
player
may
CD with PBC
ON,
resume
?
-
-
?
24
If you stop
the resume
Enjoying Playback
of
playback at the menu
play is not available.
a VIDEO
CD/Audio CD
screen
of CD while
playing
a
Playing
repeatedly
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
MENU
SKIP
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
You
or a
play all the tracks, a single
specific portion repeatedly.
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
RESUME
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
A-B
-
MIC
+
-
AUDIO
You
can
ECHO
#
REPEAT
+
DISC SYS.
the current track
repeat only the
current track in Continuous
While the track you want is
being played,
"REPEAT ONE" appears in the
To cancel
A-B
track
can
Repeating
i
-
OK
repeating
Press REPEAT
display
Play
mode.
press REPEAT
repeatedly
until
window.
the current track
until "REPEAT ONE"
repeatedly
disappears
from the
display
disappears
from the
display
window.
Repeating
all the tracks
Press REPEAT while
playing
a
"REPEAT ALL" appears in the
To cancel
on a
disc
disc.
display
window.
Repeat Play
Press REPEAT
until "REPEAT ALL"
repeatedly
window.
Repeating
a
Press A-B while
"REPEAT A
Press A-B
again
"REPEAT A
To cancel
specific portion
playing
"
a
disc to set the
appears in the
to set the
display
window.
ending point.
B" appears in the
repeating
starting point.
the A
display
window.
B
Press A-B.
Note
?
You cannot do
repeat play during random, program, and PBC playback.
Enjoying Playback of a VIDEO
CD/Audio CD
25
Creating your
own
10+
LP
0
OPEN / CLOSE
PLAY
programme
PLAY
EJECT
SCAN/REW
SCAN/FF
(Programme Play)
STOP
REC
P/STILL
TRK+
KARAOKE
SEARCH
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
arrange the order of the tracks
the discs and create your own
You
on
can
programme. The programme
contain up to 30 tracks.
PBC
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
-
RESUME
A-B
ECHO
PROG./RAN.
+
Press PROG./RAN..
"PROGRAM" appears in the
2
+
i
VCD REC
AV/CD SEL.
MIC
-
MENU
SKIP
can
-
1
OK
display
window.
Press the number buttons of the tracks you want to programme in the order you
want.
To programme
corresponding
a
track numbered
over
10,
use
the 10+ button first, then the
number buttons.
PROGRAM MENU
PROGRAM
ITEM
3/30
To cancel
Press
Programme Play
STOP.
"PROGRAM"
3
disappears
in the
Press G PLAY to start
To return to the continuous
"PROGRAM"
disappears
display
window.
Programme Play.
playback,
in the
press PROG./RAN. twice.
display
window.
Tip
?
The programme remains even after the Programme Play ends.
When you press G PLAY, you can play the the same programme
again.
Notes
?
If you play a VIDEO CD with PBC functions in
PBC functions.
Programme Play mode,
you cannot
use
?
26
If you turn PBC functions
mode is released.
Enjoying Playback
of
a VIDEO
on
while
CD/Audio CD
playing
in programme
mode, the programme
in random
Playing
KARAOKE
SEARCH
order
KARAOKE
SEARCH
TRK
PBC
OK
i
MENU
SKIP
?
-
VCD REC
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
You
can
and
play
have the
in
a
player
"random" tracks
AV/CD SEL.
RETURN
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
random order.
-
MIC
+
AUDIO
1
A-B
-
#
ECHO
PROG./RAN.
+
DISC SYS.
Press PROG./RAN..
"RANDOM" appears in the
2
RESUME
The
player
starts Random
To cancel Random
display
window.
Play.
Play
Press PROG./RAN..
"RANDOM"
disappears
in the
display
window.
Notes
?
If you play a VIDEO CD with PBC functions in Random
the PBC functions.
?
If you turn PBC functions
released.
on
while
playing
in random
Play mode,
you cannot
use
mode, the random mode is
Enjoying Playback
of
a VIDEO
CD/Audio CD
27
Playing
VIDEO CD
a
with PBC functions
VCD
POWER
(PBC Playback)
VCP
123
Number
456
?
Set VCD/VCP switch to the VCD.
When
playing
functions (Ver.
playing simple
a
78
10+
VIDEO CD with PBC
buttons
9
0
LP
OPEN / CLOSE
2.0),
you can enjoy
interactive software,
PLAY
EJECT
SCAN/REW
software with search functions, etc.
SCAN/FF
REC
STOP
P/STILL
Playback allows you to play a
VIDEO CD interactively, following
PBC
menu screen on
the TV
TRK+
the
KARAOKE
SEARCH
screen.
KARAOKE
SEARCH
Refer to the instructions
TRK
with
supplied
the disc, as the operating procedure
differ according to the VIDEO CD.
PBC
may
Start
playing
"Playing
The
28
a
a
Enjoying Playback of a VIDEO
appears
CD/Audio CD
on
the TV
PBC ON/OFF
VCD REC
RETURN
RESUME
PROG./RAN.
REPEAT
A-B
MIC
+
-
ECHO
RETURN
+
functions, following Steps 1 through 4 in
VIDEO CD/Audio CD/MP3 CD"
menu screen
i
MENU
SKIP
VIDEO CD with PBC
-
AV/CD SEL.
-
1
OK
screen.
on
page 12.
Playing a VIDEO CD
(continued)
2
with PBC functions
(PBC Playback)
Select the item number you want.
Press the number button of the item you want.
When you want to select
the
3
corresponding
Follow the instructions
an
item number
on
the
To
menu screen
10, press 10+ first, then
for interactive
operations.
Press
STOP
Stop play
Select the item
Go back to the
To cancel PBC
over
number buttons.
number buttons
menu screen
on
the remote
RETURN
Playback of a VIDEO
Play mode
CD with PBC functions and
play
the
disc in Continuous
Press PBC.
"PBC"
cannot
disappears in the display window and the player
play still pictures such as a menu screen.
starts Continuous
Play.
Enjoying Playback of a VIDEO
You
CD/Audio CD
29
Additional Information
Precautions
Precautions
Notes
Safety
On
?
?
Caution The use of optical instruments with
this product will increase eye hazard.
This player operates on 110 240 V AC,
50/60 Hz. Check that the unit's operating
voltage is identical with your local power
-
?
-
?
supply.
?
?
?
If anything falls into the cabinet, unplug the
unit and have it checked by qualified personnel
before operating it any further.
Unplug the unit from the mains if you do not
intend to use it for an extended period of
time. To disconnect the cord, pull it out by
the plug, never by the cord.
Should the AC power cord (mains lead) need
to be changed, have it done at a qualified
service shop only.
Installing
Allow adequate air circulation
internal heat buildup.
?
?
?
?
?
?
position only.
Keep the unit and cassettes away from
equipment with strong magnets, such as
microwave oven or large loudspeakers.
Do not place heavy objects on the unit.
If the unit is brought directly from a cold
warm
?
?
30
prevent
Do not install the unit near heat sources such
as radiators or air ducts, or in a place subject
to direct sunlight, excessive dust, mechanical
vibration or shock.
Do not install the unit in an inclined position.
It is designed to be operated in a horizontal
to
Discs
handling discs
keep the disc clean,
edge. Do not touch the
To
handle the disc
by
its
surface.
Do not stick paper or tape on the disc.
If there is glue (or a similar substance) on the
disc, remove the glue completely before
using the disc.
Not this way
?
to
on
Do not expose the disc to direct sunlight or
heat sources such as hot air ducts, or leave it
in a car parked in direct sunlight as there can
be considerable rise in temperature inside the
car.
?
After
playing,
store the disc in its
case.
On cleaning
Before playing, clean the disc with a cleaning
cloth. Wipe the disc from the enter to out.
?
a
location, moisture may condense
inside the unit and cause damage to the video
head and tape. When you first install the unit,
or when you move it from a cold to a warm
location, wait for about one hour before
operating the unit.
Do not turn up the volume while listening to
a portion with very low level inputs or no
audio signals. If you do, the speakers may be
damaged when a peak level portion is played.
Clean the cabinet, panel and controls with a
soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild
detergent solution. Do not use any type of
abrasive pad, scouring powder or solvent
such as alcohol or benzine.
Additional Information
?
solvents such as benzine, thinner,
available cleaners or antistatic
spray intended for vinyl LPs.
Do not
use
commercially
Troubleshooting
If you have any
questions
or
problems
not covered
below, please consult your
nearest service
facility.
Symptom
Remedy
The POWER switch
?
Connect the mains lead
?
Moisture condensation
occurs.
leave this
for
securely.
does not function.
The power is turned
Power
player does
not
but this
on
operate.
?
There's
The
playback picture
appear
on
the TV
does not
screen.
is not clear.
Turn the power on,
hour.
over an
disc inside the VCD part ("NO dISC"
a disc.
Insert the disc with the label side up on the disc tray of
the VCD part correctly.
Insert
Clean the disc (VIDEO CD
?
If you are using a monitor, set it to video input.
Check that the player is connected securely.
Make sure you set the colour system correctly,
?
or
Audio
CD).
to your TV.
according
picture
dry
?
?
The
to
no
appears).
?
player
?
Adjust the tracking
using a video tape.
?
Make
with the
TRK(+/-) buttons when
the colour system is set to the position
to the colour system which the tape was
recorded with.
The video heads of VCP part are dirty.
Clean the video heads using video head cleaning cassette.
sure
correspending
?
Playbck
?
The
picture rolls vertically
during picture search.
?
Adjust
The
?
The tape is defective. Use a new tape.
Check that the player is connected securely.
Make sure you operate the TV or the amplifier
picture
has
no
sound
?
?
The tape starts playing
as it is inserted.
Recording
If this cleaning cassette is not available in your area,
have the heads cleaned at your nearest service facility.
The video heads of VCP part may have to be replaced.
Consult your local service facility for more information.
as soon
The tape is ejected when you
REC.
?
Make
?
The
?
press
when you
you select the correct
sure
safety
To record
on
the TV
position
on
or
the
monitor.
correctly.
amplifier.
tab of the video tape has been removed.
this tape, cover the tab hole.
on
Check that the
safety tab
of the video tape has not been
removed.
press
Nothing happens
the vertical hold control
?
Make
sure
the tape is not at its end.
REC.
Additional Information
31
Symptom
No
tape
can
be inserted.
The remote commander does
not function.
Remedy
?
Check that a tape isn't
of the VCP part.
?
Make sure you are pointing the remote commander at
the remote sensor on the player.
Remove the obstacles in the path of the remote and the
?
Others
?
The
player
needs to be cleaned
32 Additional Information
already in the tape compartment
player.
Replace all the batteries in the remote commander with
new batteries if they are weak.
?
Make sure the VCD/VCP remote control switch
is set correctly.
?
Clean the cabinet, panel, and controls with a dry soft
cloth, or a soft cloth slightly moistened with a mild
detergent solution. Do not use any type of solvent,
such as alcohol or benzine.
Specifications
VCD
General
part
LaserSemiconductor
Power
laser
Power
Wavelength
760-800mm
Operating temperature
NTSC, PAL
5°C to 35°C
Frequency
response
20Hzto20kHz±2dB
Dimensions
Approx. 430 X 94.5 X 330 mm (w/h/d)
including projecting parts and controls
noise ratio
More than 70 dB
MassApprox.
Harmonic distortion
Less than 0.15%
VCP
Supplied
part
4.0
accessories
Remote control
Video Head
System
Double azimuth 4 heads,
helical
consumption
20W
Signal format system
Signal-to
requirements
110-240VAC,50/60Hz
scanning (VC702W)
(1)
R03 (Size AAA) batteries (2)
Audio cable (2-phono to 2-phono)
Video cable
Rotary 2heads,
scanning (VC102W)
(1-phono
to
(1)
1-phono) (1)
helical
Design
Inputs
and
VIDEO
IN, phono jack (1 each)
1 Vp-p, 75 ohms,
outputs
and
specifications
are
subject to change
without notice.
Input signal:
unbalanced
AUDIO
IN, phono jack (2 each)
Input level: -6.0 dBm
Input impedance: more than 47 kilohms
VIDEO OUT, phono jack (1)
Output signal: 1 Vp-p, 75 ohms,
unbalanced
AUDIO
OUT, phono jack (2)
Output level : -6.0 dBm
Output impedance: less than 1
kilohms
Additional Information
33
P/N: 3834RP0062F
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