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OWNER’S

MANUAL

DVD PLAYER with VIDEO CASSETTE RECORDER

WF802

INSTRUCCIONES EN ESPAÑOL INCLUIDAS.

If you need additional assistance for set-upor operating after reading owner’s manual, please call

TOLL FREE : 1-800-242-7158

Please read before using this equipment.

WARNING:

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.

CAUTION

RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK

DO NOT OPEN

CAUTION:

TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.

The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage” within the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.

The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying the appliance.

LASER SAFETY

This unit employs a laser. Only a qualified service person should remove the cover or attempt to service this device, due to possible eye injury.

CAUTION: USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES OTHER THAN THOSE SPECIFIED HEREIN MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.

CAUTION: VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN AND INTERLOCK DEFEATED. DO NOT STARE INTO BEAM.

LOCATION: INSIDE, NEAR THE DECK MECHANISM.

FCC WARNINGThis equipment may generate or use radio frequency energy. Changes or modifications to this equipment may cause harmful interference unless the modifications are expressly approved in the instruction manual. The user could lose the authority to operate this equipment if an unauthorized change or modification is made.

CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC SHOCK, MATCH WIDE BLADE OF PLUG TO WIDE SLOT, FULLY INSERT.

ATTENTION: POUR ÉVITER LES CHOC ÉLECTRIQUES, INTRODUIRE LA LAME LA PLUS LARGE DE LA FICHE DANS LA BORNE CORRESPONDANTE DE LA PRISE ET POUSSER JUSQU’AU FOND.

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IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS

1.Read Instructions - All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the appliance is operated.

2.Retain InstructionsThe safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference.

3.Heed Warnings - All warnings on the appliance and in the operating instructions should be adhered to.

4.Follow Instructions - All operating and use instructions should be followed.

5.Cleaning - Unplug this video product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning. EXCEPTION: A product that is meant for uninterrupted service and, that for some specific reason, such as the possibility of the loss of an authorization code for a CATV converter, is not intended to be unplugged by the user for cleaning or any other purpose, may exclude the reference to unplugging the appliance in the cleaning description otherwise required in item 5.

6.Attachments - Do not use attachments not recommended by the video product manufacturer as they may cause hazards.

7.Water and MoistureDo not use this video product near water, for example, near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub, in a wet basement, or near a swimming pool, and the like.

8.Accessories - Do not place this video product on

an unstable cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table. The video product may fall, causing seriousinjury to a child or adult, and serious damage tothe appliance. Use only with a cart, stand, tripod,bracket, or table recommended by the manufacturer, or sold with the video product. Any mounting of the appliance should follow the manufacturer's instructions and should use a mounting accessory recommended by the manufacturer. An appliance and cart combination should be moved with care. Quick stops, excessive force, and uneven surfaces may cause the appliance and cart combination to overturn.

9.Ventilation - Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the video product and to protect it from overheating, and these openings must not be blocked or covered. The openings should never be blocked by placing the video product on a bed, sofa, rug, or other similar surface. This video product should not be placed in a built-ininstallation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer's instructions have been adhered to.

10.Power Sources - This video product should be operated only from the type of power source indicated on the marking label. If you are not sure of the type of power supply to your home, consult your appliance dealer or local power company. For products intended to operate from battery power, or other sources, refer to the operating instructions.

11.Grounding or Polarization - This video product is equipped with a polarized alternating-currentline plug (a plug having one blade wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If you are unable to insert the plug fully into the outlet, try reversing the plug. If the plug should still fail to fit, contact your electrician to replace your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized plug.

12.Power Cord Protection - Power supply cords should be routed so that they are not likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed upon or against them, paying particular attention to cords at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the appliance.

13.Outdoor Antenna Grounding - If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to the video product, be sure the antenna or cable system is grounded so as to provide some protection against voltage surges and built-upstatic charges. Article 810 of the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA No. 70, provides information with regard to

proper grounding of the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the lead-inwire to an antenna discharge unit, size of grounding conductors, location ofantenna-dis-charge unit, connection to grounding electrodes, and requirements for the grounding electrode. (Fig. A)

FIGURE A

EXAMPLE OF ANTENNA GROUNDING

ANTENNA

LEAD

AS PER NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE

WIRE

GROUND

 

CLAMP

 

 

ANTENNA

 

DISCHARGE UNIT

 

(NEC SECTION 810-20)

ELECTRIC

 

SERVICE

 

EQUIPMENT

GROUNDING CONDUCTORS

 

(NEC SECTION 810-21)

 

GROUND CLAMP

NEC – NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE

POWER SERVICE GROUNDING

S2898A

ELECTRODE SYSTEM

 

(NEC ART 250, PART H)

14.Lightning - For added protection for this video product during a lightning storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will prevent damage to the video product due to lightning and power-linesurges.

15.Power Lines - An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric light or power circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system, extreme care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits as contact with them might be fatal.

16.Overloading - Do not overload wall outlets and extension cords as this can result in a risk of fire or electric shock.

17.Object and Liquid Entry - Never push objects of any kind into this video product through any openings as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short-outparts that could result in a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on the video product.

18.Servicing - Do not attempt to service this video product yourself as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage or other hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.

19.Damage Requiring Service - Unplug this video product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel under the following conditions:

a.When the power-supplycord or plug is damaged.

b.If liquid has been spilled, or objects have fallen into the video product.

c.If the video product has been exposed to rain or water.

d.If the video product does not operate normally by following the operating instructions. Adjust only those controls that are covered by the operating instructions as an improper adjustment of other controls may result in damage and will often require extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the video product to its normal operation.

e.If the video product has been dropped or damaged in any way.

f.When the video product exhibits a distinct change in performance this indicates a need for service.

20.Replacement Parts - When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician has used replacement parts specified by the manufacturer or have the same characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards.

21.Safety Check - Upon completion of any service or repairs to this video product, ask the service technician to perform safety checks to determine that the video product is in proper operating condition.

22.Heat - This video product should be situated away from heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other products (including amplifiers) that produce heat.

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A NOTE ABOUT RECYCLING

This product’s packaging materials are recyclable and can be reused. Please dispose of all materials in accordance with your local recycling regulations.

Batteries should never be thrown away or incinerated but disposed of in accordance with your local regulations concerning chemical wastes.

The serial number of this product may be found on the back of the DVD/VCR player. This serial number is unique to your machine. You should record the number and other vital information here and retain this book as a permanent record of your purchase to aid identification in case of theft. Serial numbers are not kept on file.

Date of Purchase

Dealer Purchase from

Dealer Address

Dealer Phone No.

Model No.

Serial No.

ABOUT COPYRIGHT

Unauthorized copying, broadcasting, public performance and lending of discs are prohibited.

This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by claims of certain U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation and other rights owners. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision Corporation, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision Corporation. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited.

SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES

Remote control

Two AA batteries

A/V cables

Coaxial Cable

 

(approx. 3 feet (100 cm)

 

(NA200UD)

long) (WPZ0102TM015)

WPZ0901TM002

SYMBOLS USED IN THIS MANUAL

The following symbols below appear in some headings and notes in this manual, with the following meanings

VCR

: refers to playback of video cassette tapes.

DVD

:refers to playback of DVD video discs.

CD

:refers to playback of audio CDs.

MP3

: refers to playback of MP3 discs.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

LASER SAFETY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

ABOUT COPYRIGHT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 SUPPLIED ACCESSORIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 SYMBOLS USED IN THIS MANUAL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

FEATURES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6PRECAUTIONS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7ABOUT THE DISCS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

PLAYABLE DISCS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 DISC TYPES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

OPERATING CONTROLS AND FUNCTIONS. . . . . . . . . . . 9

DISPLAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 DISPLAYS DURING OPERATION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 LOADING THE BATTERIES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

VIDEO/DVD SWITCHING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13HOOKUPS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

DVD/VCR TO TV CONNECTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 SETTING THE CH3/CH4 SWITCH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 CONNECTING TO A TV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 CONNECTING TO A TV THAT HAS AN S-VIDEOINPUT JACK OR COMPONENT VIDEO IN JACKS. . . . . . . . . . . . 14 CONNECTING TO AN AMPLIFIER EQUIPPED WITH DIGITAL INPUT JACKS SUCH AS MD DECK OR DAT DECK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 CONNECTING TO A DOLBY DIGITAL DECODER. . . . . . 16 CONNECTING TO AN ANALOG AUDIO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16

SETUP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

AUTOMATIC CHANNEL SET UP. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 TO CHANGE THE ON-SCREENLANGUAGE . . . . . . . . . . 18 CLOCK SET UP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

PLAYBACK FUNCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

NORMAL PLAYBACK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 AUTO REPEAT PLAYBACK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 SEARCH FUNCTIONS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

RECORDING FUNCTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

VIEWING AND RECORDING THE SAME PROGRAM . . . 20 OTR (One Touch Recording) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 TIMER RECORDING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 HINTS FOR TIMER RECORDING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

SPECIAL FEATURES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22

COPYING A VIDEO TAPE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 MTS (Multi-ChannelTelevision Sound) SYSTEM . . . . . . . . 22 AUTO REWIND . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 REAL TIME TAPE COUNTER. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

PLAYING A DISC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

PLAYING A DVD VIDEO OR AN AUDIO CD . . . . . . . . . . 23 USING THE DVD MENUS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 USING THE TITLE MENU . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 PAUSING PLAYBACK OR DISPLAYING A STILL PICTURE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 RESUMING PLAYBACK FROM THE POINT WHERE PLAYBACK STOPPED . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 STEPPING THROUGH FRAMES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 FAST FORWARD/REVERSE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 SLOW MOTION . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 STARTING FROM A DESIRED TRACK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 PLAYING FROM A DESIRED TITLE OR A CHAPTER . . . 25 STARTING FROM A DESIRED TIME COUNT. . . . . . . . . . 26 MARKER . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 RANDOM (Audio CD) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 REPEAT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 A-BREPEAT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 PROGRAM (Audio CD) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 ZOOM PLAYBACK (enlargementon-screen) . . . . . . . . . . . .28 PLAYING AN MP3 DISC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 CHANGING THEON-SCREENDISPLAY DURING

MP3 DISC PLAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 PLAYING A DESIRED TRACK FROM AN MP3 DISC . . . 30 PLAYING AN MP3 DISC RANDOMLY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 PLAYING AN MP3 DISC IN A PROGRAM. . . . . . . . . . . . . 30

SETTINGS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31

CHANGING THE AUDIO LANGUAGE OR SOUND

MODE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 CHANGING THE SUBTITLE LANGUAGE . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 CHANGING THE CAMERA ANGLE

(Multi-AnglePictures) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 CHANGING THEON-SCREENDISPLAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33 BLACK LEVEL SETTINGS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33

CHANGING THE SETUP ITEMS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

LANGUAGE SETTINGS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 DISPLAY SETTINGS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35 AUDIO SETTINGS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 PARENTAL LOCK . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

LANGUAGE CODE LIST . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39HANDLING PRECAUTIONS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

DISC HANDLING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

SPECIFICATIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41

INDICE

CONTROLES DEL FUNCIONAMIENETO Y SUS FUNCIONES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42CAMBIO DE VCR/DVD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45CONEXIONES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46

DVD/VCR A CONEXIÓN DE TV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 AJUSTANDO EL CONMUTADOR CH3/CH4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 CONECTANDO A UN TV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 CONECTADO A UN TV QUE TIENE TOMA DE ENTRADA DE S-VÍDEOo TOMAS DE ENTRADA DE VÍDEO COMPONENTE . . . 46

CONECTANDO A UN AMPLIFICADOR EQUIPADO CON TOMAS DE ENTRADA DIGITAL, TALES COMO PLATINA MD O PLATINA DAT . 46 CONECTANDO A UN DESCODIFICADOR DIGITAL DOLBY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 CONECTANDO A UN AUDIO ANALÓGICO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46

PREPARACIÓN. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 PREPARACIÓN DE CANAL AUTOMÁTICA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 PREPARACIÓN DE RELOJ. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

REPRODUCCIÓN DE UN DISCO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

REPRODUCIENDO UN DVD, VIDEO O UN CD AUDIO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

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Title search: Track search: Time search:
¡Repeat
Chapter:
Title:
Track:

FEATURES

DVD Mode

¡Dolby Digital sound

This player can handle Dolby Digital surround sound with 5.1 channels when connected to a Dolby Digital decoder.

¡Still/fast/slow/step playback

Various playback modes are available including still pictures, fast forward/reverse, slow motion and step frames.

¡Random playback for audio CD and MP3

This player can shuffle the order of tracks to play them in random order.

¡Program playback for audio CD and MP3

You can program the order of tracks to play them in any desired order.

¡DVD menus in a desired language

You can display DVD menus in the desired language, if available on the DVD.

¡Screen saver/Autopower-offfunctions

The screen saver program starts when there is no input from the player for five minutes in the stop mode. When the screen saver program has been activated for 30 minutes, the screen saver is automatically turned off.

¡Subtitles in a desired language

You can select the desired language for the subtitle display, if that language is available on the disc.

¡Selecting a camera angle

You can select the desired camera angle, if the disc contains sequences recorded from different angles.

¡Choices for audio language and sound mode

You can select the desired audio language and sound mode, if different languages and modes are available on the disc.

¡Parental lock

You can set the control level to limit playback of discs which may not be suitable for children.

¡Automatic detection of discs

This player automatically detects if the loaded disc is DVD, audio CD or MP3 on disc.

¡Playing an MP3 disc

You can enjoy MP3 files which are recorded on CD- R/RW.

¡Direct Search

You can search for the desired title, chapter, and track with the Number buttons during playback or in stop mode.

¡On-screendisplay

Information about the current operation can be displayed on the TV screen, allowing you to confirm the currently active functions (such as program playback), on the TV screen using the remote control.

¡Search

Chapter search: Search for a chapter designated by user is possible.

Search for a title designated by user is possible.

Search for a track designated by user is possible.

Search for a time designated by user is possible.

Repeated playback of the chapter of the disc being played is possible.

Repeated playback of the title of the disc being played is possible.

Repeated playback of the track of the disc being played is possible.

Disc (audio CD): Repeated playback of the entire disc being

(MP3)

played is possible.

A-B:

Playback of the section between A and B

 

(designated by user) is possible.

Album:

Repeated playback of the album of the

 

MP3 disc being played is possible.

¡Zoom

A ×2 and×4 magnified screen can be displayed.

¡Marker

A part designated by user can be called back.

¡Resume Play

User can resume playback from the part at which the play was stopped even if the power is turned off.

¡Dimmer

Brightness of the display can be varied.

¡Bit rate indication

¡DRC (Dynamic range control)

You can control the range of sound volume.

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VCR Mode

Hardware specifications

¡Auto Head Cleaner

¡4 Head HiFi Stereo

¡Bilingualon-screenmenu display selectable in

English, French, or Spanish

¡181 channel capability PLL frequency synthesizer tuner with direct station call

(A cable converter box may be necessary to view scrambled cable channels.)

Automatic functions

¡Auto power on system

Automatically turns the DVD/VCR on when you insert the cassette.

¡Digital Auto Tracking (DTR)

Playback

¡S-VHSQuasi Playback (SQPB)

(Allows you to view a tape recorded in S-VHSformat.)

¡Auto Repeat

¡2 Step Picture Search Operation

¡Index Search

¡Time Search

Recording

¡1 Year, 7 events (including Daily and Weekly Timer

Recording)

¡OTR (One Touch Recording)

PRECAUTIONS

INSTALLATION LOCATION

For safety and optimum performance of your DVD/VCR:

Install the DVD/VCR in a horizontal and stable position. Do not place anything directly on top of the DVD/VCR. Do not place the DVD/VCR directly on top of the TV.

Shield it from direct sunlight and keep it away from sources of intense heat. Avoid dusty or humid places. Avoid places with insufficient ventilation for proper heat dissipation. Do not block the ventilation holes on the sides of the DVD/VCR. Avoid locations subject to strong vibration or strong magnetic fields.

AVOID THE HAZARDS OF

ELECTRICAL SHOCK AND FIRE

Do not handle the power cord with wet hands.

Do not pull on the power cord when disconnecting it from AC wall outlet. Grasp it by the plug.

If, by accident, water is spilled on your DVD/VCR, unplug the power cord immediately and take the unit to our Authorized Service Center for servicing.

Do not put your fingers or objects into the DVD/VCR cassette holder.

MOISTURE CONDENSATION WARNING

Moisture condensation may occur inside the unit when it is moved from a cold place to a warm place, or after heating a cold room or under conditions of high humidity. Do not use the DVD/VCR at least for 2 hours until its inside is dry.

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ABOUT THE DISCS

PLAYABLE DISCS

DISC TYPES

The following discs can be played back on this DVD/VCR.

Disc Type

Logo

Contents

Disc Size

Maximum

Playback Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Approx. 4 h

 

 

 

12 cm

(single-sided)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sound

Approx. 8 h

 

 

 

DVD

 

 

(double-sided)

 

and

 

 

 

 

Video

 

Pictures

 

Approx. 80 min

 

 

 

8 cm

(single-sided)

 

 

 

Approx. 160 min

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(double-sided)

 

 

 

 

 

Audio

 

 

12 cm

74 min

 

Sound

 

 

CD

 

8 cm

20 min

 

 

 

 

 

(singles)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[DVD]

Data on a DVD is divided into sections called "titles", and then into subsections called "chapters", each of which is given a title or chapter number. Playback conditions are preset on some DVD video discs, and these playback conditions take priority over user operations on this player. If a function you selected does not run as desired, refer to the manual accompanying the disc.

Example

Title 1

Title 2

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4

Chapter 1 Chapter 2

This player conforms to the NTSC color system. You cannot play discs recorded in other color systems such as PAL or SECAM.

¡Some discs include region codes as shown below.

¡The number inside the symbol refers to a region of the world, and a disc encoded in a specific region format can only be played back on DVD/VCR with the same region code.

The following discs cannot be played back on this DVD/VCR.

¡DVD with region codes other than 1 or ALL.¡DVD-ROM

¡DVD-RAM(Never attempt to play back, otherwise a malfunction may result.)

¡CD-ROM¡VSD

¡CDV (Only plays back the audio part.)¡CD-G(Only plays back the sound.)¡CD-R/CD-RW

(Only plays back discs on which audio CD or MP3 are recorded.)

¡CD-I

(Never attempt to play back, otherwise a malfunction may result.)

¡SACD

¡Photo CD

(Never attempt to play back, otherwise a malfunction may result.)

¡Video CD

(Never attempt to play back, otherwise a malfunction may result.)

Any other discs without compatibility indications

[AUDIO CD]

Data on an audio CD is divided into sections called “tracks”, each of which is given a track number.

Example

Track 1

Track 2

Track 3

Track 4

Track 5

Track 6

[MP3]

Data on an MP3 is divided into sections called "albums", and then into subsections called "tracks", each of which is given an album or track number.

Example

Album 1

Album 2

Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Track 4

Track 1 Track 2

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OPERATING CONTROLS AND FUNCTIONS

FRONT PANEL

1

 

 

 

2

3

4

 

5

6

 

7 8

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

POWER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIDEO

 

 

 

 

DVD OPERATION

OUTPUT

VCR OPERATION

 

CHANNEL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TIMER

 

L

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SET

 

AUDIO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VCR/TV

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OPEN/CLOSE

STOP

SKIP/REV PLAY

FWD/SKIP

STOP/EJECT REW

PLAY

F.FWD

REC/OTR

 

CST.IN

 

R

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25

 

23

21

19

17

 

15

13

11

 

REMOTE CONTROL

26

24

22

20

18

 

16

 

14

12

10

 

27

SPEED

AUDIO

 

POWER

 

28

 

 

 

1

2

3

 

 

 

 

SKIP/CH.

4

5

6

 

29

 

 

VCR/TV

7

8

9

 

 

 

+100

SLOW

 

0

+10

 

DISPLAY

DVD

VCR

PAUSE

 

30

31

PLAY

32

STOP

33

56

55

54

53

52

51

50

49

tape in the DVD/VCR. It flashes when all timer recordings or One-TouchRecordings are finished.

7.POWER Button [page 17]

Press to turn the power on and off.

8.POWER Light

Lights up when the power is on.

9.VIDEO In Jack

Connect a video cable coming from the video out jack of a camcorder, another VCR, or a video source (laser disc player, camcorder, etc.) here.

10.AUDIO In Jacks

Connect audio cables coming from the audio out jacks of a camcorder, another VCR, or an audio source here.

11.TIMER SET Button [page 21]

Press to put the DVD/VCR into standby mode for a timer recording.

 

34

RECORD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12.

CST IN Light [page 19]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

48

 

 

MENU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lights up when a cassette is in the DVD/VCR.

 

35

 

 

 

 

 

47

 

13.

 

 

 

 

ENTER

 

 

 

VCR/TV Light [page 17]

 

 

36

SETUP

TITLE

RETURN

 

46

 

Lights up when the DVD/VCR is in the VCR posi-

 

37

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

tion, and goes off when it is in the TV position.

 

38

MODE

 

 

SEARCH

CLEAR/

 

 

 

 

ZOOM MODE

C.RESET

45

 

14.

CHANNEL Buttons [page 17]

 

 

39

 

 

 

 

 

 

44

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In VCR mode, press to change TV channels on the

 

40

SUBTITLE ANGLE

 

REPEAT

A-B

43

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

42

 

DVD/VCR; press to adjust the tracking during nor-

 

41

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mal or slow motion playback; press to remove verti-

1.

Disc loading tray

 

 

 

 

 

cal jitter in a Still picture.

 

 

 

 

 

15.

REC/OTR Button (VCR) [page 20]

2.

DVD OUTPUT Light (Green) [page 13]

 

Press once to start a recording. Press repeatedly to

 

This light appears when the DVD output mode is

 

 

 

start a One-TouchRecording.

 

 

selected. You can only watch DVDs when the green

 

 

 

16.

F.FWD Button (VCR) [page 17]

 

 

DVD OUTPUT Light is on. To make the green DVD

 

 

 

Press to rapidly advance the tape, or view the picture

 

OUTPUT light come on, press the DVD button on

 

 

 

rapidly in forward during playback. (Forward

 

the remote control or the OUTPUT button on the

 

 

 

Search). When setting program (For example:setting

 

front panel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

clock or timer program), press to

determine your

3. VCR OUTPUT Light (Green) [page 13]

 

 

selection and proceed to the next step you want to

 

This light appears when the VCR output mode is

 

 

 

input. Press to determine the setting modes from the

 

selected. You can only watch tapes when the green

 

 

 

on screen menu. Press to add or delete channel num-

 

VCR OUTPUT light is on. To make the green VCR

 

 

 

bers during channel preset.

 

 

OUTPUT light come on, the VCR button on the

 

 

 

17.

PLAY Button (VCR) [page 17]

 

 

remote control or the OUTPUT button on the front

 

 

 

Press to begin playback. Press to enter digits when

 

panel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

setting program (For example: setting clock or timer

4.

CASSETTE COMPARTMENT

 

 

 

 

 

 

program). Press to select the setting modes from the

5.

REC/OTR Light [page 20]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

on screen menu.

 

 

Lights up during recording.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18.

REW Button (VCR) [page 18]

 

6. TIMER SET Light [page 20]

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press to rewind the tape, or to view the picture rapid-

 

This light glows when the DVD/VCR is in standby

 

 

 

ly in reverse during the playback

mode (Rewind

 

mode or off for a timer recording or during a One-

 

 

 

Search). Press to cancel a setting of

timer program.

 

Touch Recording. It flashes if the TIMER SET but-

 

 

 

Press to correct digits when setting program (For

 

ton is pressed for a timer recording, but there is no

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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example: setting clock or timer program). Press to add or delete channel numbers during channel preset.

19.STOP/EJECT Button (VCR) [page 21] EJECT Button

Press to remove the tape from the VCR.

STOP Button

Press to stop the tape motion. Press to enter digits when setting program (For example:setting clock or timer program). Press to select the setting modes from the on screen menu.

20.OUTPUT Button [page 13]

Press to select DVD mode or VCR mode.

You can switch the output mode either by pressing the OUTPUT button on the front panel, or by pressing the DVD or the VCR button on the remote control. However, if you press the OUTPUT button on the front panel first, you need to re-select the corresponding mode by pressing the DVD or the VCR button on the remote control.

21.FWD/SKIP Button (DVD) [page 25]

Plays back from the beginning of the next chapter or track. Hold down to fast forward playback.

22.PLAY Button (DVD) [page 23]

Press to begin playback.

23.SKIP/REV Button (DVD) [page 25]

Plays back from the beginning of the current chapter or track. Hold down to fast reverse playback.

24.STOP Button (DVD) [page 23]

Stops operation of the disc.

25.OPEN/CLOSE Button [page 23]

Press to insert discs into or remove them from the tray.

26.Display, Remote Sensor Window

27.SPEED Button [page 20]

Press to select the VCR’s recording speed (SP or SLP)

28.POWER Button

Press to turn the power on and off.

29.Number Buttons

DVD mode [page 25]

Press to directly select a Track (Audio CD) for playback.

Press to program Tracks (Audio CD) for playback.

VCR mode [page 17]

Press to select TV channels on the DVD/VCR. To select channels, enter channel numbers as a two-digitnumber for the quickest results. For example, to select channel 6, press 0 then 6.

+100 Button:

If you want to select channels 100 and above, press this button first, then press the last two digits. For example, to select channel 125, press +100 button first, then press 2 and 5.

30.DISPLAY Button

DVD mode [page 29]

Press to access or remove the display screen during DVD or Audio CD playback.

VCR mode [page 22]

Press to access or remove the VCR’s on-screenstatus display.

31.DVD Button [page 13]

Press to select DVD mode for the remote control.

You can switch the OUTPUT mode either by pressing the OUTPUT button on the front panel, or by pressing the DVD or the VCR button on the remote control. However, if you press the OUTPUT button on the front panel first, you need to re-

select the corresponding mode by pressing the DVD or the VCR button on the remote control.

32.h Button

DVD mode

Press to view the DVD picture in fast reverse motion or to reverse playback of an Audio CD.

VCR mode

Press to rewind the tape, or to view the picture rapidly in reverse during the playback mode (Rewind Search). Press to cancel a setting of timer program. Press to correct digits when setting program (For example: setting clock or timer program). Press to add or delete channel numbers during channel preset.

33.STOP Button

DVD mode

Press to stop the disc motion.

VCR mode

Press to stop the tape motion. Press to enter digits when setting program (For example: setting clock or timer program). Press to select the setting modes from the on screen menu.

34.RECORD Button

Press to start a recording.

35.MENU Button

DVD mode [page 23]

Press to display the menu of the Disc.

VCR mode [page 17]

Press to access the VCR menu.

36.TITLE Button [page 24]

37.SETUP Button [page 34]

Press to enter the setup mode.

38.ZOOM Button [page 28]

Enlarges part of a DVD-reproducedimage.

39.MODE Button [pages 19]

Activates program playback or random playback mode when playing CDs or MP3. Sets Black level.

40.SUBTITLE Button [page 32]

Press to select the desired subtitle language.

41.ANGLE Button [page 32]

Press to change the camera angle to see the sequence being played back from a different angle.

42.REPEAT Button [page 27]

Repeats playback of the current disc, title, chapter or track.

43.A-BREPEAT Button [page 27]

Repeats playback of a selected section.

44.SEARCH MODE Button

DVD mode [page 25]

Press to access or remove the Search display, which allows you to go directly to a specific Title/Chapter/Track/Time.

VCR mode [page 19]

Press to perform a Time Search or an Index Search.

45.CLEAR/C.RESET Button

DVD mode [page 26]

Press to reset the setting.

VCR mode [page 18]

Press to reset the counter. Press to exit from the MENU screen.

46.RETURN Button

Returns to the previous operation.

47.Arrow Buttons

Use when making settings while watching the display on a TV screen.

48.ENTER Button

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