General Explanation of
This manual gives basic instructions for operating the
recorder. Some DVDs require specific operation or
allow only limited operation during playback. When
this occurs, the symbol
appears on the TV screen,
indicating that the operation is not permitted by the
recorder or is not available on the disc.
Displaying Information While Watching TV
During viewing the TV, press ENTER or DISPLAY
to display/remove the information displayed
e.g., when DVD-RW in VR mode is inserted.
Indicates channel number, station name, and audio
signal (STEREO, MONO) received by the tuner.
Indicates operational mode of the recorder.
(HDD, DVD, VCD, etc.)
Indicates the record mode,
free space, and elapsed
time progress bar.
Indicates disc name
Indicates current date and time.
Displaying Disc Information on-screen
You can display various information about the disc
1. Press DISPLAY once to show current status.
Example: DVD-RW in VR mode
2. Press DISPLAY once again to show various
The items displayed differ depending on the disc
type or playing status.
3. You can select an item by pressing v / V and
change or select the setting by pressing b / B.
For details about each item, see the pages in
[Title]: Current title (or track) number/total
number of titles (or tracks) (page 25)
[Chapter]: Current chapter number/total number
of chapters (page 25)
[Time]: Elapsed playing time (page 26)
[Audio]: Selected audio language (DVD VIDEO
only) or audio channel (page 27)
[Subtitle]: Selected subtitle (page 28)
[Angle]: Selected angle/total number of angles
[Sound]: Selected sound mode (page 28)
If no button is pressed for 10 seconds, the on-screen