Playing a HDD, DVD, DivX file or
Turn the TV on and select the video input source
connected to the recorder.
Audio system: Turn the audio system on and select
the input source connected to the recorder.
1. Load your chosen disc in the tray, with the
playback side down.
2. Starts playback using HOME menu (see page 15).
If a menu screen is displayed
The menu screen may be displayed first after loading a
DVD or Video CD which contains a menu.
Use the b / B / v / V buttons to select the
title/chapter you want to view, then press ENTER to
Press TITLE or MENU/LIST to return to the menu
Use the number buttons to select the track you want
Press RETURN (O) to return to the menu screen.
Menu setting and the exact operating procedures
for using the menu may differ depending on the
disc. Follow the instructions on the each menu
screen. You may also set PBC to [OFF] under
Setup menu. See page 18.
3. To stop the playback, press STOP x.
The unit records the stopped point, depending on
the disc. "Xx" appears on the screen briefly.
Press N (PLAY) to resume playback (from the
scene point). If you press STOP (x) again or
unload the disc ("x" appears on the screen.), the
unit will clear the stopped point.
Press OPEN/CLOSE (Z) to remove the disc.
Press OPEN/CLOSE (Z) to close disc tray or
press OPERATE (1), the disc tray closes
automatically and unit turns off.
If Parental Control is set and the disc is not within
the Rating settings (not authorized), the 4-digit
code must be entered and/or the disc must be
authorized (see "Rating", on page 20).
DVDs may have a Region Code.
Your recorder will not play discs that have a region
code different from your recorder. The region code
for this recorder is 4 (four).
Unless stated otherwise, all operations described
use the remote control. Some features may also be
available on the Setup menu.
Moving to another TITLE
When a disc has more than one title, you can move to
another title as follows:
Press DISPLAY twice then use v / V to select the
title icon. Then, press the appropriate numbered
button (0-9) or b / B to select a title number.
Moving to another CHAPTER/TRACK
When a title on a disc has more than one chapter or a
disc has more than one track, you can move to
another chapter/track as follows:
Press SKIP . or > briefly during playback to
select the next chapter/track or to return to the
beginning of the current chapter/track.
Press SKIP . twice briefly to step back to the
To go directly to any chapter during DVD playback,
press DISPLAY twice and press v / V to select the
chapter/track icon. Then, input the chapter/track
number or use b / B.
1. Press SCAN (
) during playback.
2. Press SCAN (
) repeatedly to select the
HDD, DVD ; 5 steps (forward and backward)
Video CD; 3 steps (forward and backward)
3. To exit SEARCH mode, press PLAY.
Still Picture and Frame-by-Frame
1. Press PAUSE/STEP (X) during playback. Advance
the picture frame-by-frame by pressing
PAUSE/STEP (X) repeatedly.
2. To exit still motion mode, press PLAY.
You can advance or back up the picture frame-by-
frame by pressing b / B repeatedly during PAUSE
The picture frame-by-frame in reverse is not available
for Video CD.