Altec Lansing Moondance HOME M302 User Manual

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Altec Lansing Moondance Home Digital Speaker System and Alarm Clock for iPod® M302

User Guide

Welcome

Thank you for purchasing the Altec Lansing Moondance Home speaker system. Designed specifically to work with your iPod, this system provides high-qualityaudio and radio performance that brings out the best in your music. This Altec Lansing speaker system is designed to work with:

iPod touch

iPod nano (3rd generation)

iPod classic

iPod nano (2nd generation)

iPod with video

iPod nano (1st generation)

iPod with color display

iPod mini

Please carefully read this User Guide for instructions on setting up and using your speaker system. Prior to installing or operating the Altec Lansing Moondance Home speaker system, refer to the important product safety information below.

Getting Assistance

Altec Lansing Technical Support is ready to assist you. You can find answers to frequently asked questions, ask a question using email, receive service over the Internet or speak directly with a representative. Call 1-866-570-5702or visitwww.alteclansing.com.

Registering Your Product

Visit www.alteclansing.com to register your product online, so we can provide you with the best possible service and technical support.

FCC Compliance

Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate this equipment.

This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:

1)This device may not cause harmful interference, and

2)This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

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Safety Information

 

 

 

 

 

The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The lightning flash with arrowhead, within an equilateral

Caution: To prevent the risk of electric shock, do not

triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of

remove cover (or back). No user-serviceableparts inside.

intended to alert the user to the presence of important

un-insulated“dangerous voltage” within the product’s

Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.

operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the

enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute

 

 

 

 

literature accompanying the appliance.

a risk of electric shock to persons.

 

 

 

 

 

CAUTION

To prevent electric shock do not use this (polarized) plug with an extension cord, receptacle or other outlet unless the blades can be fully inserted to prevent blade exposure.

WARNING

To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this appliance to rain or moisture.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

1.Read these instructions.

2.Keep these instructions.

3.Heed all warnings.

4.Follow all instructions.

5.Do not use this apparatus near water – This apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing, and no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.

6.Clean only with dry cloth.

7.Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. The apparatus should not be situated on a bed, sofa, rug or similar surface that may block the ventilation openings. The apparatus must not be placed in a built-ininstallation, such as a closed bookcase or cabinet that may impede the flow of air through the ventilation openings. Ventilation should not be impeded by covering the openings with items such as newspapers, tablecloths, curtains, etc.

8.Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce heat.

9.No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be placed on the apparatus.

10. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or grounding-typeplug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding type plug has two

blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong is provided for your safety. If the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for the replacement of the obsolete outlet.

11. Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched – particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the apparatus.

12. Do not install in an area that impedes the access to the power plug. Disconnecting the power plug is the only way to completely remove power to the product and must be readily accessible at all times.

13. Power source – Use only power supplies of the type specified in the operating instructions or as marked on the appliance. If a separate power supply is included with this apparatus, do not substitute with any other power supply – use only manufacturerprovided power supplies.

14. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.

15. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as power-supplycord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped. For service, refer to qualified service personnel, return to the dealer, or call the Altec Lansing service line for assistance.

16. For products that incorporate batteries, please refer to local regulations for proper battery disposal.

17. Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.

18. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.

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Contents

 

Welcome.................................................................................................................................................................................................

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Safety Information...................................................................................................................................................................................

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Package Contents...................................................................................................................................................................................

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Getting Started........................................................................................................................................................................................

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Placing and Removing Adapters for the iPod.........................................................................................................................................

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Speaker Features and Indicators............................................................................................................................................................

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Speaker Controls....................................................................................................................................................................................

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Wireless Remote Features......................................................................................................................................................................

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Listening to Your iPod...........................................................................................................................................................................

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Charging your iPod...............................................................................................................................................................................

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Listening to the FM Radio.....................................................................................................................................................................

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Listening to a Non-dockingiPod or Other Portable Audio Device.......................................................................................................

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Setting the Clock Display......................................................................................................................................................................

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Setting the Alarm..................................................................................................................................................................................

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Setting the Sleep Timer.........................................................................................................................................................................

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Maintaining Your Speaker System........................................................................................................................................................

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Troubleshooting....................................................................................................................................................................................

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Warranty................................................................................................................................................................................................

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Customer Service.................................................................................................................................................................................

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Package Contents

User Guide and

Quick Connect Instructions

Altec Lansing Moondance Home speaker system

Wireless remote

Miscellaneous adapters for iPod

AC adapter

FM radio antenna

 

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Getting Started

How to Install the AC Adapter

1 Connect the AC adapter cable plug into the speaker system’s power jack.

The jack is located on the back of the system and labeled POWER.

2 Plug the AC adapter into a wall outlet.

How to Install the Wireless Remote Battery

The wireless remote battery (included) is not installed at the factory. To install the battery, follow these steps:

1Open the battery compartment door.

The battery compartment door is located on the back end of the remote. Simply slide the door in the direction of the arrow until it clicks, and then swing the door open.

2 Position the battery (included) so it sits in the battery holder correctly.

Make sure the polarity (the + and

– sides of the battery) is correct as illustrated on the inside of the door.

3Close the battery compartment door

Swing the door shut, and then slide it in the opposite direction of the arrow until it clicks.

NOTE Please discard used batteries properly.

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Placing and Removing Adapters for the iPod

Your Altec Lansing Moondance Home speaker system includes removable adapters for today’s popular iPod models. These adapters ensure that your iPod properly fits in the speaker system’s dock. As new iPod models are introduced, new adapters will be made available to customers. You may also use the adapters supplied with your iPod or available for purchase at www.apple.com.

How to Place an Adapter

1Select the correct adapter for your iPod.

Using the correct adapter ensures a proper fit for your iPod.

2 Gently press the adapter into the dock.

Now you can carefully place your iPod into the dock.

NOTE Your iPod cannot be in a case or a “skin.”

How to Remove an Adapter

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Remove your iPod.

Grip the adapter and pull gently upward.

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Speaker Features and Indicators

Universal docking station for iPod

Snooze/LCD brightness decrease button

Alarm 2 button

Alarm 1 button

Standby button

Time button

LCD display

Power jack

 

 

 

Auxiliary input connector

 

 

 

 

FM

AUX I

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POWER

FM antenna

 

 

 

 

 

Snooze/LCD brightness increase button

Source button Sleep button

Volume increase button

Volume decrease button

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Speaker Controls

Turn on your speaker system

Ensure the AC adapter is connected to the system and plugged into the wall. See the Getting Started

section for more information. Momentarily press the STANDBY button.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Increase LCD display brightness

Press the

 

button to brighten the LCD display.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Decrease LCD display brightness

Press the

 

button to dim the LCD display.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press the SOURCE button to cycle through and select the audio source: iPod, FM or AUX.

 

NOTE If you are in “FM” or “AUX” mode and you dock your iPod, the speaker system will automatically

 

change to “iPod” mode.

 

 

 

Change audio source

NOTE If you are in “iPod” mode and playing your iPod, changing audio sources will automatically pause

 

your iPod.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOTE If you are in “FM” mode, pressing the SOURCE button once will have no effect. You will need to

 

press it a second time to change the audio source.

 

 

 

 

 

Turn up the volume

Press the VOLUME + button. Press and hold the button to quickly adjust the volume.

 

 

 

 

 

Turn down the volume

Press the – VOLUME button. Press and hold the button to quickly adjust the volume.

 

 

 

 

 

 

In “FM” mode, press the SOURCE button to activate the preset selection feature. The “FM” source icon

Recall preset FM station

will flash. Press the

 

or

 

buttons to select the desired preset station. See the Listening to the

 

 

 

Radio section for additional information.

Listen to a non-dockingiPod or MP3 player

See the Listening to aNon-dockingiPod or Other Portable Audio Devicesection for specific information

on using devices attached to your speaker system’s AUX IN connector.

 

 

 

View the date

Momentarily press the TIME button to display the year. Press the TIME button again to display the month

and day. Press the TIME button again to display the day of the week.

 

 

 

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Speaker Controls

Set the time

See the Setting the Clock Display section for detailed instructions on setting the clock.

 

 

 

 

Set the alarms

See the Setting the Alarm section for instructions on setting the alarms.

 

 

 

 

Dismiss the alarm

Press either the ALARM1 or ALARM2 button when the alarm is sounding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Snooze for 5 minutes

Press the

 

or

 

button when the alarm is sounding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sleep

See the Setting the Sleep Timer section for more information on the SLEEP button.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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