Manual Nexus2TV English
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Table of Contents
1. Introduction .......................................................................................................................................3
1.1 Preface ................................................................................................................................... 4
1.2 Packing List ............................................................................................................................ 4
1.3 Cautions ................................................................................................................................. 4
1.4 Connection ............................................................................................................................. 6
1.5 Power On / Off ...................................................................................................................... 11
1.6 Menu Language .................................................................................................................... 11
2. About the Player ............................................................................................................................ 11
2.1 Remote Control..................................................................................................................... 11
2.2 Front Panel ........................................................................................................................... 15
2.3 Rear Panel............................................................................................................................ 15
3. Setup Menu ................................................................................................................................... 16
3.1 Changing TV Settings ........................................................................................................... 17
3.2 Changing Audio Settings ....................................................................................................... 20
3.3 Changing Video Settings ....................................................................................................... 21
3.4 Changing Record Settings .................................................................................................... 22
3.5 Changing Network Settings ................................................................................................... 24
3.6 Changing System Settings .................................................................................................... 29
3.7 Miscellaneous ....................................................................................................................... 34
4. Browser Menu ............................................................................................................................... 35
4.1 Browsing All .......................................................................................................................... 36
4.2 Browsing Music ..................................................................................................................... 37
4.3 Browsing Photos ................................................................................................................... 38
4.4 Browsing Movies ................................................................................................................... 39
4.5 A/V Streaming via Network .................................................................................................... 40
4.6 A/V Streaming via UPnP-server ............................................................................................ 43
4.7 Renaming / Deleting Files ..................................................................................................... 46
5. File Copy Menu.............................................................................................................................. 47
6.Selecting Time REC ....................................................................................................................... 48
6.1 Watching TV ......................................................................................................................... 48
7.Timer Record Menu ........................................................................................................................ 54
7.1 Creating a New Schedule...................................................................................................... 54
7.2 Editing Schedules ................................................................................................................. 56
7.3 Deleting Schedules ............................................................................................................... 56
7.4 Viewing Schedule Status....................................................................................................... 57
7.5 Viewing Recording History .................................................................................................... 58
7.6 The REC LisT ....................................................................................................................... 59
8. Web Server & BitTorrenT .............................................................................................................. 59
8.1 Web Server (unicgi) .............................................................................................................. 59
8.2 Account ManagemenT .......................................................................................................... 60
8.3 Visit Neighbor (samba) .......................................................................................................... 61
8.4 BitTorrent Download (btpd).................................................................................................... 61
9. Upgrading the Firmware ............................................................................................................... 63
10. Appendixes .................................................................................................................................. 64
10.1 Specifications...................................................................................................................... 64
10.2 Frequently Asked Questions................................................................................................ 66
10.3 Copyrights and Trademarks ................................................................................................ 69
10.4 Warranty ............................................................................................................................. 69
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1. Introduction
1.1 Preface
Thank you very much for purchasing the product. We hope you will enjoy using it as a great home
entertainment partner. This player has the following functionality.
A/V Output
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HDMI V1.3 for high-definition video and digital audio
Composite & component video and stereo audio for analog audio-visual connection
S/PDIF coaxial & optical interface for high-fidelity digital audio
Adjustable video output resolution (NTSC, PAL, 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p)
Multimedia Playback
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Supports major audio, video and image file formats (1080p HD video decoding)
Movie format: AVI/MKV/TS/TP/TRP/M2TS/MPG/MP4/M4V/MOV/VOB/ISO/IFO/DAT/
WMV/ASF/RM/RMVB/FLV
Music format: MP3/OGG/WMA/WAV/AAC/FLAC
Photo format: HD JPEG/BMP/GIF/TIF/PNG
Photo slide show with background music
Network Feature
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A/V streaming/transmission via Ethernet (10M/100M) & Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n, optional)
File sharing via Samba server
A/V streaming via UPnP Media Server
BitTorrent download (controlled and managed via web server)
Digital Radio (SHOUTcast)
File Copy
•
Supports copying & moving files among Card, USB, HDD, and Network
USB 2.0 Support
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USB DEVICE port (for computer connection)
USB HOST port x 2 (for USB storage devices)
Note: All the information contained in this manual was correct at the time of publication. However, as our
engineers are always updating and improving the product, your device’s software may have a slightly
different appearance or modified functionality than presented in this manual.
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1.2 Packing List
Part
Player
A/V cable
USB cable
Remote Control
Remote Control Battery
AC/DC adaptor
AC/DC adaptor Power Cord
User Manual (printed)
Driver CD (with User Manual)
DVB-T antenna
Y/Pb/Pr cable
HDMI cable
802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN USB adapter
Quantity
1
2
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
1 (optional)
1 (optional)
1 (optional)
1 (optional)
Note: The actual contents in the package might be different from the packing list in this manual.
1.3 Cautions
This player’s design and manufacture has your safety in mind. In order to safely and effectively use this
player, please read the following before usage.
1.3.1 Usage Cautions
User should not modify this player. If commercial hard disk is being used, the environmental temperature
should be within +5℃ ~ +35℃.
1.3.2 Power
The player’s power voltage: DC 12V 3A.
When using this player, please connect the supplied AC adapter or AC adapter cable to the player’s power
jack. When placing the adapter cable, make sure it can not get damaged or be subject to pressure. To
reduce the risk of electric shock, unplug the adapter first before cleaning it. Never connect the adapter to
the player in a humid or dusty area. Do not replace the adapter or cable’s wire or connector.
1.3.3 Radio Interference
- If not properly shielded, almost all electronic devices will get radio interference. Under some conditions,
your player might get interference.
- The design of this player has followed the FCC/CE standard, and has followed the following rules:
(1) This player may not cause harmful interference;
(2) This player could accept some interference received including interference that may cause
undesired operation.
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1.3.4 Repair
If the player has a problem, you should take it to an appointed repair center and let the specialists do the
repair, never repair the player yourself, you might damage the player or endanger yourself or your data.
1.3.5 Disposing of the Player
When you dispose of the player, be sure to dispose it appropriately. Some countries may regulate disposal
of electrical device, please consult with your local authority.
1.3.6 Hard Disk Cautions
The player uses an internal hard disk for data storage, in normal case, format or repair is not required.
You should carefully read the < Frequently Asked Questions > chapter, and check our website for latest
information before formatting the hard disk.
Physical impact may create bad sector in the hard disk, you can use CHKDSK to fix the problem.
All data stored in the player may be lost due to physical impact, electrical shock, power lost, HDD
format etc. Please backup your data.
It is suggested to do defragment after a long period of usage.
Regularly backup the data in the hard disk so that it can be recovered in the event of data corruption or
loss. Our company takes no responsibility for loss of data stored on the hard disk.
1.3.7 Others
When using this player, please do not let the player come into contact with water or other liquid, if water is
accidentally spilled on the player, please use a dry cloth to absorb the spillage.
Electronic products are vulnerable, when using please avoid shaking or hitting the player, and do not press
the buttons too hard.
Do not let the player come into contact with water or other liquid.
Do not disassemble the player, repair the player or change the design of the player, any damage done
will not be included in the repair policy.
Do not press the buttons of the player too hard.
Avoid hitting the player with hard object, avoid shaking the player, and stay away from magnetic fields.
During electrostatic discharge and the strong electromagnetic field, the product will malfunction, then
unplug the power cable and the product will return to normal performance next time it is powered on.
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1.4 Connection
1.4.1 Connecting the Power Supply
(1) Follow the picture and connect the AC adaptor to the player’s DC IN jack;
(2) Follow the picture and plug in the AC adaptor to the power outlet.
1.4.2 Connecting to a PC
(1) Make sure the player is powered on;
(2) Plug in the squarish connector of the USB cable to this player’s USB DEVICE port;
(3) Plug in the rectangular connector of the USB cable to computer.
In this way, you can manage content on the built-in HDD of the player on your local PC.
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1.4.3 Connecting a USB Device
(1) Make sure the player is powered on;
(2) Plug in the USB stick or USB HDD etc. to the USB HOST port of this player.
In this way, you can browse contents on the USB device.
1.4.4 Connecting a Memory Card
Memory card can be used by inserting to the card slot
(1) Follow the picture to insert the memory card to the card slot properly;
(2) Insert the card by following the arrow pointer in the picture.
In this way, you can browse contents on the memory card.
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1.4.5 Connecting to a TV
1.4.5.1 A/V OUT
(1) Follow the picture and plug in the 3 color connector to the player’s A/V OUT jack;
(2) Follow the picture and plug in the 3 color connector to the TV’s A/V IN jack.
In this way, you can enjoy the content in the player on TV or other display devices.
1.4.5.2 Y/Pb/Pr Component OUT
(1) Follow the picture and plug in the 3 color connector to the player’s Y/Pb/Pr jack;
(2) Follow the picture and plug in the 3 color connector to the TV’s Y/Pb/Pr jack.
Audio Connection while using Y/Pb/Pr Video out:
First method: use the audio output from the A/V OUT jack;
Second method: use the audio output from the S/PDIF Coaxial or Optical jack.
In this way, you can also enjoy videos, music, and photos in the player on TV.
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1.4.5.3 HDMI OUT
(1) Follow the picture and plug one connector on your HDMI cable to the player’s HDMI jack;
(2) Follow the picture and plug the other connector on your HDMI cable to the TV’s HDMI jack.
Note: The HDMI cable is an optional accessory sold separately.
In this way, you can have the highest quality video and audio via a single cable.
1.4.6 Connecting to an Digital Amplifier
(1) Follow the picture and plug in the RCA connector on your coaxial cable to the player’s S/PDIF Coaxial
jack. Or if you use optical fiber, please plug in the Toslink connector on your optical fiber to the player’s
S/PDIF Optical jack;
(2) Follow the picture and plug in the other connector on your coaxial cable or optical fiber to the digital
audio device (digital amplifier or decoder).
Note: Optical fiber and coaxial cable are not supplied.
In this way, you can enjoy powerful Dolby Digital, DTS, or MPEG sound. (Please refer to ‘3.2 Changing
Audio Settings’ for configuration)
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1.4.7 Connecting to a LAN
To connect to a LAN (Local Area Network) you require a cat5, cat5e or cat6 network cable (not supplied).
(1) Connect one of the crystal plugs on the cable to the player’s RJ45 LAN socket;
(2) Connect the other crystal plug on the cable to a RJ45 LAN port on your router, switch, or hub devices.
1.4.8 Connecting to a WLAN
(1) Make sure the player is powered on;
(2) Plug the Wireless LAN USB Adapter (i.e. Wi-Fi USB Dongle) to the USB HOST port of the player.
Note: The Wi-Fi Dongle is an optional accessory sold separately. (Please refer to ‘3.5 Changing Network
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1.5 Power On / Off
Power On
After connecting the DC IN jack and press the power button on the front panel, the player will soon enter
the home screen, and the power indicator will turn blue.
Power Off
Press the power button on the front panel, the player will soon enter standby mode, and the power indicator
will turn red. Then unplug the power cord to cut off the power supply.
1.6 Menu Language
The system language of this player can be set to English or other languages. Change the language you
wish in the setup menu, the selected language will take effect immediately.
2. About the Player
2.1 Remote Control
All procedures in this manual can be carried out using the remote control buttons.
See the following for details on each button and its function:
Remark: EPG, TELETEXT ,SOURCE button only available in DTV model
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1.POWER
2.EPG
3. CONFIRM
4. TELETEXT
5. SELECT
6. TITLE
7. OPTION
8. EJECT
9. MENU
10. Numeric buttons
11. ZOOM
12. GOTO
13.DISPLAY
14. GUIDE
15. Navigational buttons 16.OK
No.
17. REC
18. RETURN
19. VOL-
20. VOL+
21. FR
22. FF
23. STOP
24. PLAY
25. PREV
26. NEXT
27. SLOW
28. PAUSE/STEP
29.SOURCE
30. SUBTITLE
31.TIME SHIFT
32. REPEAT
33. SETUP
34.MUTE
35. TV SYSTEM
36.AUDIO
Button
Function
1
POWER
Press to POWER on or off the AVHDD recorder.
2
EPG
Press to enter the Electronic Program Guide which displays an
on-screen list of programs for the coming week when watching
Digital Terrestrial TV.
3
CONFIRM
Press to confirm and add the selects to the playlist.
4
TELETEXT
Press to open Teletext OSD if it is available in the broadcasted
stream of Digital Terrestrial TV.
5
SELECT
Press to select files in browser and file copy menu.
6
TITLE
Press to show HDD or DVD Title List.
7
OPTION
Press to select option bar.
8
EJECT
Press to eject a DVD from the DVD-ROM drive.
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9
MENU
Press in the browser menu to rename and delete files.
Press in My_Shortcuts in NET of the browser menu to add
shortcuts for network access.
10
Numeric buttons
Press to enter numeric input when changing settings.
11
ZOOM
ressPress to zoom in/out when playing back photos or Video
programs.
Photo zoom levels:2X,4X,8X,16X;
12
GOTO
Press to jump to a specific point on a title. Specify the point using
Title, Chapter and Time.
13
DISPLAY
Press to display current status.
Press during playback and an onscreen display appears, showing
track number and time elapsed/remaining.
Press during recording and an onscreen display appears, showing
the recording quality setting and time elapsed.
14
GUIDE
Press to view the Guide menu. See “The Guide Menu” on page 6
for more details.
15
Navigational buttons Press the arrow buttons to select menu options
16
OK
Press the ENTER button to confirm.
17
REC
Press to begin recording or to resume when recording has been
paused.
Press repeatedly to set OTR length (30 mins / 60 mins / 90 mins /
120 mins / 180 mins /240 mins/Off).
18
RETURN
Press to return to the previous screen while navigating menus.
19
VOL-
Press to decrease the volume.
20
VOL+
Press to increase the volume.
21
FR
Press to fast rewind the current playback. Press repeatedly to select
speeds.
22
FF
Press to fast forward the current playback. Press repeatedly to
select speeds.
23
STOP
Press to stop playback.
24
PLAY
Press to begin playback.
25
PREV
Press to go the prev. on a HDD or USB file when playing music.
Press to page up the file list at Browser. When play photo ,the
button is enable; play Movie and Mp3 file, the button is disable.
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NEXT
Press to go the next on a HDD or USB file when playing music.
Press to page down the file list at Browser.
When play photo ,the button is enable; play Movie and Mp3 file, the
button is disable.
27
SLOW
Press to play back in slow motion. Press the PLAY button to resume
regular playback.
28
PAUSE/STEP
Press to pause the current playback. Press again to step to the next
frame. Press the PLAY button to resume playback.
29
SOURCE
Select the signal source from Video, DTV and Analog TV
30
SUBTITLE
Press to set subtitle options.
31
TIME SHIFT
Press to activate the timeshift function, which allows you to pause
live TV and resume the program from the point you left it. While
paused, the program is recorded to the HDD, as long as space is
available.
Press to activate TIME SHIFT function and wait for the
PLAY arrow to appear on the screen.
Press
and the program is paused.
Press
to resume viewing the program.
Timeshift mode remains active until you press the
button.
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REPEAT
Press to set repeat option: One, All, (and Shuffle).
33
SETUP
Press to enter the setup menu.
34
MUTE
PPress to mute audio output, and press again to resume.
35
TV SYSTEM
Press to switch between NTSC, PAL, 480P, 576P, 720P, 1080I, and
1080P.
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AUDIO
Press to select an audio track.
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2.2 Front Panel
1. IR indicator
3. Power & Standby LED
5. POWER ON/OFF
7. DOWN
9. RIGHT
2. LED SCREEN
4. SD/MMC/MS/MS PRO SLOT
6. UP
8. LEFT
10. OK
2.3 Rear Panel
1. FAN
3. A/V OUT jack
5. POWER SW
7. ANT. OUT (Only available in DTV model)
9. Ypbpr jack
11. HDMI Jack
13. USB DEVICE port (mini5p-Type)
2. A/V in jack
4. COAXIAL jack
6. RJ45 LAN socket
8. ANT. IN (Only available in DTV model)
10. S/PDIF OPTICAL jack
12. USB HOST*2
14. DC IN jack
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3. Setup Menu
The Setup menu allows you to personalize and configure the preferences for your player.
To select a Setup option:
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Select the Setup icon on the home screen, or press the SETUP button on the remote control.
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Use the LEFT/RIGHT navigational buttons to select an option, and then press ENTER.
There are five Setup options, including TV, Audio, Video, REC, Network, System, and MISC. Use the
UP/DOWN navigational buttons to select a menu. Press ENTER to confirm. Press RETURN to cancel and
display the previous menu screen.
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3.1 Changing TV Settings
Press
TV Region
and
on the remote control to select the TV tab from the menu.
Select to set the region for TV.
Press
and
to select , Press
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to confirm.
Channel Scan
Select to scan for available TV channels.
Press
and
to confirm.
AUTO SCAN
to select AUTO SCAN , and press the ENTER button
In AUTO SCAN mode, the system will automatically scan for available DVB-T
TV channels.
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In MANUAL SCAN mode, you can select the CH name, Bandwidth, and Input
Frequency. Use the Navigational and Numeric buttons on the remote control
to select or input. Press the ENTER button to confirm.
Channel Set
Select to edit channel information.
Press
confirm.
and
to select DVB-T or cancel, and press
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button to
In this menu, you can edit the Name, and sequence for the DVB-T TV channels.
Use the Navigational buttons to select and modify the settings, and press the
ENTER button to confirm. You can also press the RED button to select Default,
and press the BLUE button to select Sort.
3.2 Changing Audio Settings
Use this menu to configure audio settings.
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Night Mode
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Choose between Off / On / Comfort. If the option is turned on, the audio output volume will be
decreased to make you more comfortable.
Digital Output
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Choose between HDMI LPCM / HDMI RAW / SPDIF LPCM / SPDIF RAW. In raw mode, Dolby Digital,
DTS, or MPEG sound can be bypassed to the HDMI TV or Digital amplifier.
3.3 Changing Video Settings
Use this menu to configure video settings.
Aspect Ratio
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Pan Scan 4:3: Display a wide picture on the entire screen and cuts off the redundant portions. Select
when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
Letter Box 4:3: Display a wide picture with two black borders on the top and bottom of 4:3 screen.
Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
16:9: Compress the image to convert the whole image. Select when a 16:9 TV is connected.
Brightness
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Adjust the level of brightness.
Contrast
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Adjust the level of contrast.
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V SYSTEM
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Select to adjust video output resolution: NTSC / PAL / 480P / 576P / 720P 50HZ / 720P 60HZ / 1080I
50HZ / 1080I 60HZ / 1080P 50HZ / 1080P 60HZ.
3.4 Changing Record Settings
Press
and
on the remote control to select the Record tab from the menu bar.
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Quality
Select to set the default recording quality setting.
Press
and
to select the quality setting you require.
The highest quality setting is HQ which requires the most storage space. The
other settings reduce recording quality sequentially but also require less
Permanent timeshift
storage space. Press
to confirm.
Select to set the Permanent timeshift on or off.
Press
and
to select. Press
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to confirm.
Record Device
Select to choose the device to which to record
Press
and
to select from HDD and USB.
Press
to confirm.
3.5 Changing Network Settings
Use this menu to configure Ethernet and WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network) settings.
Wired LAN Setup
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DHCP IP (AUTO)
Select to obtain IP address automatically.
FIX IP (MANUAL)
Select to manually input the IP Address, Subnet Mask, Default Gateway, and DNS Server IP Address.
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Wireless Setup
- Selecting a connection profile
This player can store up to three wireless network connections. Press ENTER to go to next step, press
RETURN to cancel, and press PLAY to connect.
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Get Connection Mode
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Choose between Infrastructure (AP) and Peer to Peer (Ad Hoc). Press ENTER to go to next step,
and press RETURN to cancel.
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Infrastructure (AP)
Infrastructure mode is used to connect computers with wireless network adapters, also known as
wireless clients, to an existing wired network with the help from wireless router or access point.
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Get SSID Name
Press ENTER to go to next step, press RETURN to cancel, and press SELECT to refresh the SSID list.
Note: In the Security list, WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) and WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) means
the network is encrypted, i.e. an encryption key is needed to access the network. NONE means it is an
open system network.
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Input WEP / WPA Key
Encryption keys can be inputted via the virtual keyboard. Press the navigational buttons to select,
ENTER to input, CAPS to switch between uppercase and lowercase, <- to delete a character, -> to
insert a space, shift to make more symbols available, and OK to confirm.
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Test connection
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The testing process will take for a while, please be patient to wait. If the test is ok, the network
information (Profile Name, IP address, Subnet Mask, Gateway, etc.) will be displayed on the screen.
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Peer to Peer (Ad Hoc)
Peer to Peer mode, which is also called Ad Hoc mode or computer-to-computer mode, is used to
connect wireless clients directly together, without the need for a wireless router or access point.
Ad-Hoc Setup
Press ENTER to go to next step, press RETURN to cancel, and press PLAY to connect.
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3.6 Changing System Settings
Use this menu to configure system settings.
Menu Language
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Select to choose the OSD (On-Screen Display) language.
Text Encoding
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Select to set the text encoding option (subtitle display).
Login Control
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Select to turn on / off password protect for the Web server (Neighbor Web).
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System Info
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Select ON/OFF to format HDD and install the BT download software.
BT and SAMBA option to continue
System Update
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Press”confirm”button,
【Extension Package Upgrade】/【System Upgrade】
Select【Extension Package Upgrade】to do manually install BT download software.
Select to update the firmware or extension package via a USB stick.
1) Copy ‘install.img’ or extension files to the root directory of a USB stick, and connect it to the USB
HOST port of the player.
2) Go to System upgrade under setup Menu
3) Press ENTER to confirm.
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HDD Format
HDD Format
Select to HDD Format.
Press
and
button on the remote control to select Cancel or
CONFIRM from the menu.
When select HDD format, please according the following steps:
1.Warring
Press
and
to select OK. Press
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to confirm.
2.Step1:Timeshift Butter Disc Capacoty
Press
and
to adjust the capacity of time shift buffer.
Press
and
to select Next, and Press
3.Step3:Hard Disc Format
to confirm.
Press
and
to select Format. Press
to confirm.
And the formatting will start, which will take for several minute, please be
patient to wait.
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4.Congratulation
When formatting is completed, press
to reboot.
System Info
-
Select to view system information (firmware version, HDD info, Mac address, etc.)
Restore Default
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Select to restore factory defaults.
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3.7 Miscellaneous
Use this menu to adjust miscellaneous settings.
Slide Show Timing
-
Select to set the interval time for photo slide show.
Bransition Effect
-
Select to set the transition effect for photo slide show.
Background Music
-
Select to set the background music options while view pictures: Off / Folder / Playlist.
Screen Saver
-
Select to turn on / off screen saver.
Movie Preview
-
Select to turn on / off movie preview in the browser menu.
Resume Playback
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Select to turn on / off resume playback (auto-bookmarking) feature for movies.
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4. Browser Menu
The browser menu allows you to browse and play media files stored on Removable Devices DVD,(USB,
Card), HDD, Network, UPnP-server, and Playlist. To enter the menu, select the Browser icon on the home
screen, or press the BROWSER button on the remote control.
The following buttons can be used while navigating the browser menu.
Button
UP / DOWN
LEFT / RIGHT
PREV / NEXT
ENTER
SELECT
CONFIRM
RETURN
Function
Move cursor up / down to select devices, folders, or files.
Select filter options: All, Music, Photos, and Movies.
Go to previous / next page.
Enter or confirm the selected item.
Select files under Browser -> HDD menu.
Add the selected files to the playlist.
Return to the previous menu.
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4.1 Browsing All
In this mode, all folders and supported contents (music, photos, and movies) will be displayed.
Note:
• Please refer to chapter ‘10.1 Specifications‘for more about the supported content formats.
• Muisc tracks might not be able to played continously under All filter, please switch to the Music filter
instead.
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4.2 Browsing Music
In this mode, all folders and supported audio files in current directory will be displayed.
The following buttons can be used to control music playback.
Button
PLAY
PAUSE / STEP
FR / FF
REPEAT
INFO
STOP
Function
Begin playback.
Pause playback.
Fast rewind or fast forward. Press repeatedly to select the speed.
Set repeat options: One, All, (and Shuffle).
Hide or display the information bar during playback.
Stop playback.
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4.3 Browsing Photos
In this mode, all folders and supported image files in current directory will be displayed.
The following buttons can be used to control music playback.
Button
PLAY
PREV / NEXT
LEFT / RIGHT
REPEAT
ZOOM IN / OUT
INFO
STOP
Function
Begin playback.
View the previous or next photo.
Rotate a photo in any angle.
Set repeat options: One, All, (and Shuffle).
Zoom in / out the image.
Hide or display the information bar during playback.
Stop playback.
You can view photos in slide show mode with background music. When it is enabled, the slide show starts
automatically once you press PLAY button. (Please refer to Slide Show Timing, Transition Effect, and
Background Music in chapter ‘3.7 Miscellaneous’ for more details)
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4.4 Browsing Movies
In this mode, all folders and supported video files in current directory will be displayed.
The following buttons can be used to control video playback.
Button
PLAY
PAUSE / STEP
SLOW
FR / FF
PREV / NEXT
REPEAT
ZOOM IN / OUT
INFO
GOTO
A-B
ANGLE
MENU
INS REPLAY
CM SKIP
AUDIO
SUBTITLE
STOP
Function
Begin playback.
Pause playback; Press again to step to next frame.
Play video in slow motion. Press repeatedly to select the speed.
Fast rewind or fast forward. Press repeatedly to select the speed.
View the previous or next movie.
Set repeat options: One, All, (and Shuffle).
Zoom in / out the image.
Hide or display the information bar during playback.
Display playback search menu.
Set the beginning and end points of a section to repeat.
Change the view angle during DVD (with multi-angle) playback.
Return to the root menu during DVD playback.
Backward 10 seconds of the current playback
Advance 30 seconds of the current playback.
Select an audio track while watching BivX video or DVD with
multiple audio tracks.
Set subtitle options.
Stop playback.
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4.5 A/V Streaming via Network
You can stream the media files shared on the home network (Ethernet or WLAN). Please refer to ’3.5
Changing Network Settings’ for details about network settings.
There are two ways to locate media files shared on your local network in the Network menu. One is to
browse through workgroup; the other way is to browse through ‘My_Shortcuts’.
4.5.1 Browsing through Workgroup
You can choose the workgroup which your PC belongs to from the workgroup list, find your PC name, and
press the ENTER button to confirm. Then you can select and play the shared media files that you want to
browse.
Note:
• While browsing high definition video files (resolution up to 720p / 1080i / 1080p) via Ethernet or WLAN,
the video might be buffering. It is normal due to the limit of network speed or signal strength.
• Due to different network conditions, sometimes the workgroup might not be accessed or shown in the
list. And then you need to use ‘My_Shortcuts’ to browse shared files.
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4.5.2 Browsing through ‘My_Shortcuts’
You can also set ‘Specific File Server IP’ and access it from ‘My_Shortcuts’ in the menu.
- Press the MENU button and a popup menu appears.
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Select Add to open a popup menu where you can input Label, Net User ID, Net Password, Domain,
Host Name, and Specific File Server IP. Select OK to confirm, Cancel to cancel, and Simple / Detail
to switch between simple and advanced options.
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Select the shortcut you added and press the ENTER button to confirm. Then you can select and play
the shared media files on the destination computer.
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4.6 A/V Streaming via UPnP-server
A built-in UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) client has been integrated on the system, which enables the
player to auto-detect UPnP Media Servers on the network to browse and stream media files from them.
4.6.1 Installing UPnP Media Server on your PC
There’re a lot of free and commercial UPnP Media Server software, such as Windows Media Connect,
Windows Media Player 11, XBMC Media Center (Linux/Mac/Windows), MediaTomb (Linux), etc. Please
install one of them on you computer. In the following chapters, we will take Windows Media Player 11 on
Microsoft Windows XP SP2 for an example.
4.6.2 Sharing Media on your PC
The Media Sharing feature of Windows Media Player 11 lets you enjoy the contents of your Windows Media
Player library from anywhere in your home.
- Open Windows Media Player 11, click Library -> Add Library -> Advanced Options to add or remove
media files from the library.
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Click Library -> Media Sharing, then you can allow or deny devices to access the media library. Click
Allow to authorize your player.
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4.6.3 Streaming Media on your Player
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Connect your player to the home network (LAN or WLAN).
Visit Browser - > UPnP menu on the player, select the UPnP-server, and press ENTER.
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Then you can browse the media library shared by Windows Media Player 11.
Note:
• Make sure your player and your computer are on the same local area network and subnet.
• Firewalls may prevent your player to communicating with your computer. Please open the ports
manually and add your player to the ‘trusted’ list, or disable the firewall temporarily.
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4.7 Renaming / Deleting Files
When navigating in the browser menu, you can press the MENU button to activate a popup menu where
you can rename and delete files or folders.
Press the UP / DOWN buttons to select from Return, Rename, and Delete. And press ENTER to confirm.
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5. File Copy Menu
Select the File Copy icon from the home screen to enter the File Copy menu, which allows you to copy
files between Removable Devices (Card, USB), HDD, and Network.
The following buttons can be used under the file copy menu.
Button
UP / DOWN
RIGHT
SELECT
STOP
ENTER
Function
Move cursor up / down to select devices, folders
Go to the next step.
Select (or cancel) folders or files (The selected items will be
ticked).
Cancel all selections.
Confirm the selected options.
Please refer to the following operations to copy / move folders / files between devices.
- Step 1: Select the source device and destination device.
- Step 2: Select the source files you want to copy.
- Step 3: Select the destination folder to store the above files.
- Step 4: Select Copy or Move to proceed.
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The following buttons can be used under this menu.
Button
UP / DOWN
PREV / NEXT
ENTER
MENU
PLAY
STOP
RETURN
Function
Move cursor up / down to select station, channel, and genre.
Page up / down.
Confirm and enter the selected menu.
Add / delete a station to / from Favorite while it is highlighted.
Begin playback after a channel has been selected.
Stop playback.
Return to the previous menu.
Station
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All downloaded stations will be listed under this menu.
Genre
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You can search for stations by genre (pop, rock, jazz, etc.) under this menu.
Favorite
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Your favorite stations can be kept under this menu.
6. Selecting Time REC
To enter the Time REC setup page, select
the guide menu page.
on the remote control or select Timer REC button on
6.1 Watching TV
Equipped with an internal Dual TV Tuner, It’s supporting recording another while watching one
channel .Please refer to ‘ Changing DVB-T TV settings’on page 15 in order to make correct settings
before reading the following chapters.
6.1.1 Watching DVB-T TV programs
To enter the TV mode, select the Video in icon on the main interface.
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The following are some functional buttons on the remote control available during watching Digital TV
programs.
Name
Function
ENTER
Press to view the program list menu.
UP / DOWN
Press to switch channels. (Channels cannot be switched in the
recording mode.)
PREV / NEXT
Numeric buttons
GOTO
REC
TIME SHIFT
TIMER
EPG
TELETEXT
SUBTITLE
ZOOM
Press to input channel numbers. Press the ENTER button to confirm.
Press to switch between the last two viewed channels.
Press to start recording the current TV program.
Press to activate the time shift function.
Press to edit scheduled recordings.
Press to activate the EPG menu if available.
Press to activate the Teletext menu if available.
Press to activate the subtitle list menu if available.
Press to zoom out the image.
1. Program List Menu
Press the ENTER button when watching DVB-T TV programs, and the program list menu where you can
see the program number and name will be displayed.
Press the LEFT / RIGHT button to select from TV and Radio. Press the PREV / NEXT button to page up
/down. Press the UP / DOWN button to select channels, and press the ENTER button to confirm.
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2 .Info Bar
While switching channels by the UP / DOWN button, an info bar will be displayed to show the channel
information,or Press the RETURN button to display the info bar.
There’re 4 strings displayed on the bar. Taking the info bar in the above photo for example:
11+ – Stands for TV rating;
N/A – Stands for the voice language;
SS – Stands for subtitle;
TT – Stands for Teletext;
SD – Stands for resolution (SD - Standard Definition, HD - High Definition);
When the string looks concave, the option will be available.
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3. Electronic Programming Guide
Press the EPG button when watching DVB-T TV programs, the Electronic Programming Guide will be
displayed.
Press the PREV / NEXT button to change channels. Press the LEFT / RIGHT button to change date. Press
the UP / DOWN button to change program. Press the TIMER button to add / delete scheduled recording.
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4. Teletext Menu
If the broadcasted stream supports Teletext, press the TELETEXT button to enter the Teletext menu.
Press the Navigational buttons to view the content in the Teletext menu.
5. Subtitle List Menu
Press the SUBTITLE button when watching DVB-T TV programs, the Subtitle List menu will be displayed.
Press the LEFT / RIGHT button to switch between Subtitle and TTX Subtitle List
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Press the UP / DOWN button to select the subtitle, and press the ENTER button to confirm.
6.1.2 Watching Analog TV programs
To enter the TV mode, select the Video in icon on the main interface.
The following are some functional buttons on the remote control available during watching Analog TV
programs.
Name
UP / DOWN
PREV / NEXT
Function
Press to switch channels. (Channels cannot be switched in the
recording mode.)
Numeric buttons
REC
TIME SHIFT
TIMER
ZOOM
Press to input channel numbers. Press the ENTER button to confirm.
Press to start recording the current TV program.
Press to activate the time shift function.
Press to edit scheduled recordings.
Press to zoom out the image.
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7. Timer Record Menu
The Timer Record menu allows you to create, edit and delete recording schedules and
view all schedule status and history. To enter the menu, select Timer Record from the
Guide menu .
7.1 Creating a New Schedule
Press
and
on the remote control to select the Edit tab from the menu bar.
Select Add a New Schedule and press
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. The schedule setting screen appears.
Use
and
and
on the remote control to move between fields and Press
to adjust each setting.
Source
Select the signal source from Video, DTV and Analog TV.
Start Time
Enter the date and time of the recording.
Length
Enter the length of the recording
Repeat
Select how often you want the schedule to record. Choose from
Once, Everyday, Mon-Fri, Mon-Sat or for an individual day of the week.
Quality
Select the recording quality. Choose from HQ, SLP, EP, LP and SP.
The higher the quality, the more space required on the hard drive. See
HDD/USB Free Space on the left of the screen for details of how long you can
record for using each setting.
Nicam
Nicam On or Off.
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7.2 Editing Schedules
Press
on the remote control to select the Edit tab from the menu
and
bar.
Select the schedule you want to edit from the list and press
setting screen
. The schedule
appears. Modify the schedule as described in “Creating a New Schedule”
on page 43.
7.3 Deleting Schedules
Press
and
on the remote control to select the Delete tab from the menu
bar.
Select the schedule you want to delete and press
appears.
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. A confirmation message
Select CANCEL, Delete the selected schedule or Delete all schedules. Press
to confirm.
7.4 Viewing Schedule Status
Press
menu bar.
and
on the remote control to select the Schedule tab from the
The schedule list is displayed. Select a schedule and press
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Select Disable the timer by user’s setting or Pause the selected schedule.
Press
to confirm.
7.5 Viewing Recording History
Press the left and right navigation arrows on the remote control to select the History
tab from the menu bar.
Here you can view a complete history of all recordings that were set.
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7.6 The REC List
The REC List menu allows you to play all saved titles.
When you press
to begin recode. System will make a “My Recordings” folder at
“HDD1” or USB device automatically for the first time. And your recode movie file will be
saved at this folder. The file name will be rename according system time.
8. Web Server & BitTorrent
8.1 Web Server (unicgi)
A Web server called ‘Neighbor Web’ has been integrated into the player.
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Connect the player to your home network (LAN or WLAN).
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Get the IP address of the player under SETUP -> NETWORK menu.
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Type the IP address (e.g., 192.168.3.15) in the address bar of Internet Explore on your PC.
Then you can access the Web server on your PC.
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Note: Please refer to Extension Info in chapter ‘3.6 Changing System Settings’, and make
sure all related packages ‘btpd’, ‘samba’, and ‘unicgi’ are installed and run properly in advance.
8.2 Account Management
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Click Account Management on the home page of Neighbor Web.
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This page allows you to set a password for accessing Neighbor Web.
Note:
•
Password will become effective when Login Control is turned on. (Please refer to Login
Control in chapter ‘3.4 Changing System Settings’ for more details)
•
The default user name is ‘admin’, and the default password is ‘123’.
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8.3 Visit Neighbor (samba)
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Click Visit Neighbor on the home page of Neighbor Web.
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Then you will be able to browse, edit, and copy files to / from the local HDD of the player.
8.4 BitTorrent Download (btpd)
BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer file sharing protocol used for distributing large amounts of data on
the Internet. A BitTorrent utility (btpd – BitTorrent Protocol Daemon) has been integrated into
the player (Please refer to Extension Info in chapter ‘3.4 Changing System Settings’ for
more details about installing and uninstalling btpd).
The BitTorrent client btpd is running in daemon (a process running in the background) mode
and you can manipulate the process via the Web server.
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Click BitTorrent Download on the home page of Neighbor Web, then you will enter the
BitTorrent Download page.
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8.4.1 Add new torrent
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Click Add new torrent on the BitTorrent Download page.
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Click Browse to upload a torrent file, and click Yes to confirm.
8.4.2 Managing the downloads
The BitTorrent Download page also allows you to start, stop, delete torrents, and set priorities
for torrents, as well as view the status of current torrents.
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Click Start to begin download.
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Click Stop to stop download.
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Click Delete to delete the selected torrent.
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Click Refresh to refresh the current status.
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Click Down arrow to decrease the priority for the selected torrent.
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Click Up arrow to increase the priority for the selected torrent.
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8.4.3 Settings
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Click Setting on the BitTorrent Download page to enter the BitTorrent Setting page.
In the BitTorrent Setting page, you can configure the following settings.
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Set the maximum download rate.
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Set the maximum upload rate.
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Set the idle hours to start the next download automatically.
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Set the seeding hours.
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Set to delete the finished torrent files automatically or not.
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Set the maximum number of simultaneous download tasks.
9. Upgrading the Firmware
The firmware is the operating system (OS) installed on the device. Firmware upgrades can
bring new features, improvements and bug fixes.
Please refer to System Update and Extension Info in chapter ‘3.6 Changing System
Settings’ for more details.
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10. Appendixes
10.1 Specifications
I/O INTERFACES SUPORTED:
3.5’’ SATA HDD
USB 2.0 HOST port x 2 (compatible to USB 1.1)
Memory Card slot (supports SD/MMC/MS Pro)
USB 2.0 DEVICE port (connecting to PC)
Composite (CVBS) A/V jack
Component Y/Pb/Pr jack
HDMI V1.3 interface
S/PDIF coaxial & optical jack
DC-IN 12V
FILE SYSTEM SURPORTED:
FAT/FAT32/NTFS/EXT3
CONTENT FORMATS SUPPORTED:
AVI/MKV/TS/TP/TRP/M2TS/MPG/MP4/MOV/M4V/VOB/ISO/IFO/DAT/WMV/ASF/RM
/
RMVB/FLV, resolution up to 720p/1080i/1080p
MP3/OGG/WMA/WAV/AAC/FLAC
HD JPEG/BMP/GIF/TIF/PNG
VIDEO CODECS SURPORTED:
MPEG-1
HD MPEG-2
HD MPEG-4 SP/ASP/AVC (H.264)
WMV9 (VC-1)
RealNetworks (RM/RMVB) 8/9/10, up to 720p
AUDIO CODECS SURPORTED:
MP2/3, OGG Vorbis, WMA (DRM, and Advanced Profile not supported), PCM, LPCM,
MS-ADPCM, LC-AAC, HE-AAC, COOK, RA-Lossless
SUBTITLE FORMATS SURPORTED:
SRT, SMI, SSA, ASS, IDX/SUB, SUB
NETWORK FEATURE
10/100Mbps Auto-Negotiation Ethernet
802.11b/g/n WLAN, up to 300Mbps (supported by optional WLAN USB Adapter)
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Record Format
(AV in)
Recorded Format: MPG
Video/DVB-T Rec.
DVB-T Record format: TS
Resolution:[email protected](PAL),[email protected](NTSC)
In AV in model:5 adjustable quality level: HQ/SP/LP/EP/SLP
Support TV system: NTSC/PAL/SECAM
Audio Rec.
MP3(.mp3)
2 Channel: 16KHz,32Kbps24KHz,64Kbps32JHz,96Kbps
Hardware
Video Input
Video Output
interface
Audio Output
interface
USB 2.0 plug
Ethernet
DVB-T tunner
Card Reader
Storage format
CVBS
HDMI, CVBS, Y/Pb/Pr(up to 720p/1080i)
Analog Stereo (L/R), S/PDIF, COAXIAL
1. USB Device*1
2. USB Host*2
Wired: 10M/100M
Wireless: WI-FI(Optional)
1. support digital MPEG4 ,H.264 DVB-T signal.
2. support 6MHZ, 7MHZ, 8MHZ channel DVB-T signal.
3. support Electronic Program Guide function (EPG)
4. Support TV progrem TTX function.
SD/MMC/MS
Build-in 3.5”SATA HDD hard disk, 20G-1.5T.
FAT32 AND NTFS ,EXT3 partial
Support external SD/MMC/MS card
Support USB Storage
power adapter:
Voltage
input:100~240V
AC 50/60HZ,
output:12V/3A
Dimension
Language
190(H)*173(D)*65mm(W)
English, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Italian,
Korean, Dutch, Russian, Simple Chinese...
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Description for details:
AVI
NTSC
PAL
G/Hour
HQ
4.945Mbps,720*480,30fbs
4.945Mbps,720*576,25fbs
2G
SP
3.428Mbps,720*480,30fbs
3.428Mbps,720*576,25fbs
1.5G
LP
2.528Mbps,720*480,30fbs
2.528Mbps,720*576,25fbs
1G
EP
1.691Mbps,352*240,30fbs
1.691Mbps,352*288,25fbs
0.7G
SLP
1.268Mbps,352*240,30fbs
1.268Mbps,352*288,25fbs
0.5G
VIDEO RECORDING MODE
Mode
DVD
80 GB HDD 120 GB HDD 160 GBHDD
HQ
1hr
16hrs
24hrs
33hrs
SP
2hrs
32hrs
48hrs
66hrs
LP
3hrs
48hrs
72hrs
99hrs
EP
4hrs
64hrs
96hrs
132hrs
SLP
6hrs
96hrs
144hrs
198hrs
Note: The specifications and design of this product are subject to change without notice.
10.2 Frequently Asked Questions
Question 1: When I try to disconnect the USB device, I keep on getting “The device
‘Generic volume’ cannot be stopped right now. Try stopping the device again later.”
message, what should I do?
Answer:
Close any program that might be accessing data on the player, including Windows® Explorer.
If it does not work, close all programs and wait for another 20 seconds, then try the green
arrow icon again. If it still does not work, you should shut down the player and disconnect the
USB cable.
Question 2:
I find new file names and folder names that I never created before or they have strange
gibberish names.
Answer:
Most likely, the player’s file allocation table (FAT) has been corrupted. This might be due to the
player shutting down (due to low battery power) while reading or writing to your computer by
the USB connection. Windows and Macintosh often write extra files to the hard disk such as
finder.def or System volume info. These are normal and will not do any harm to the player.
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Question 3: I used my player to transfer files back and forth between different
computers. Will defragmenting the player hard disk do any harm to it?
Answer:
Defragmenting the player hard disk may be useful after having transferred many files to and
from the player. It is never harmful to use the defragment on the player. Make sure no other
programs are running while using the Windows® defragment utility. Make sure you have
connected the player with the external power adapter during this procedure.
Question 4: My files have disappeared from the player.
Answer:
Make sure that you browse your files via the correct browser mode which means correct
filtered views such as Photos, Music, or Movies.
Question 5: During power on, why does the TV will have a short flashing, blue screen or
screensaver?
Answer:
This is normal, when the system initializes, it will setup the corresponding parameters so it can
output the correct video signal to the TV, during the initializing time, the TV will receive
incorrect signals or the signals will not be stable and will cause the TV screen to flash, some
TV’s will treat this as no signal, and will display a blue screen or screensaver.
Question 6: Why when I switch to Y/Pb/Pr 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, and 1080p, does the
TV screen display an unwatchable picture?
Answer:
Please check if your TV supports Y/Pb/Pr 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, and 1080p output, if your
TV does not support, please use the A/V signal display instead, press the TV SYSYEM button
on the remote control, then switch the TV’s video input to NTSC or PAL.
Question 7: Why is there no sound on movie or music playback when using Y/Pb/Pr
component output?
Answer:
Y/Pb/Pr output is a video output only, and does not include sound signals. When using Y/Pb/Pr
output, please plug the A/V OUT or the S/PDIF jack to output sound.
Question 8: I cannot get SSID name, the screen always displays: ‘Can’t get any SSID!!’
Answer:
When the WLAN USB Adapter is connected to the player, it needs some time to get initialized.
Please wait for about 1~2 minutes and try refreshing the SSID list again.
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Question 9: I cannot see files shared on my computer via Browser->Network menu.
Answer:
Please check following items:
1) Connect the player to network and obtain an IP address first;
2) Please enable NetBIOS of TCP/IP on computer;
3) Please check your PC’s firewall settings;
4) Please enable your PC’s ‘Guest’ account;
5) Please share the folders which you wish to browse on your PC, and make sure that
‘Everyone’ or ‘Guest’ has the right to access.
Question 10: I configured everything correctly, but still cannot get the wireless network
or UPnP function to work.
Answer:
Are you using a firewall such as Norton Internet Security, McAfee Personal Firewall, Zone
Alarm, etc. or even the built-in firewall of Windows XP? (Don’t forget that Service Pack 2 for
Windows XP automatically upgrades your firewall and turn it on by default)
If you have a firewall, it may need to be configured or have exceptions created to allow you to
see and communicate with the player on the network. To test if your firewall is preventing
network communication (including PING and access shared folders), try disabling it to see if
you can connect. If you can connect with the firewall disabled, you may need to add the player
to the ‘Trusted’ list or configure the firewall for local intranet access. Worst-case, disable your
firewall long enough to use the player, then enable it again when done.
Question 11: I am using the 802.11n Wi-Fi dongle with an 802.11n wireless router, why
the speed is still 802.11g 54Mbps rather than 300Mbps?
Answer:
The IEEE 802.11n Draft standard prohibits using high throughput with WEP or TKIP as the
unicast cipher. If you use these encryption methods (e.g. WEP, WPA-TKIP), your data rate will
drop to 54 Mbps. You may contact the Access Point or router manufacturer to download the
latest firmware, or try other encryption methods (WPA2-AES or WPA2-TKIP), or choose to
configure an unsecured profile, but this option is not recommended.
Question 12: Where can I find .torrent files for BitTorrent download?
Answer:
A lot of torrent sites can be found on the Internet, such as The Pirate Bay, Isohunt.com,
TorrentPortal.com, Mininova.org, etc. Please take care of the contents you’re downloading and
their usage, which might cause copyright infringements and violate the local laws.
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10.3 Copyrights and Trademarks
Copyrights
All rights reserved. No part of this manual may be reproduced, or transmitted in any form or
by any means, whether by electronically or mechanically, without the express written
permission from the copyright holder.
Copyrighted materials, such as software, music files, or movies, are protected by local law,
and may not be illegally copied or used without permission from the copyright owner.
Trademarks
Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
All other trademarks are property of their respective holders.
10.4 Warranty
What your warranty does not cover:
-Acts of nature, such as fire, static discharge.
-Damage from unauthorized repair, alteration or accident.
-Damage from misuse or neglect.
-A unit that has been modified or incorporated into other products or is used for institutional or
other commercial purposes.
-Loss of customer’s software, firmware, information, or memory data.
-Improper handling or installation.
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