• With some DVD-Video discs, you may not be
able to use certain functions.
• Playback of some DVD-Video discs may not be
• With DVD-R/DVD-RW discs, only recordings
made in the Video format (Video mode) can be
played back. DVD-RW discs recorded in the
Video Recording format (VR mode) cannot be
• Even with DVD-R/DVD-RW discs featuring
recordings made in the Video format (Video
mode), playback may not be possible with this
unit due to disc characteristics or scratches
or dirt on the disc. Dirt or condensation on the
lens inside this unit may also prevent play-
• Playback of CD-R/CD-RW and DVD-R/DVD-
RW discs that have not been finalized is not
• Playback of discs recorded with a PC using
the correct format is possible, but depending
on the application software settings, environ-
ment and other factors, playback may not be
possible. (For details, inquire at the store or
dealer's where you purchased the application
• Playback of CD-TEXT discs is possible, but
display of titles and other information is not
possible when you use the built-in player as a
• CD-Extra discs can be played back as music
• Playback of DVD-Audio and CD-ROM discs is
not possible. This player can only playback
discs bearing the marks shown on page 77.
• DVDs that have incompatible region numbers
(see pages 7 and 87) cannot be played on this
product. The region number of the player can
be found on the bottom of this product.
The illustration below shows the regions and
corresponding region numbers.
• Normal playback of CD-R/CD-RW discs other
than those recorded with a music CD recorder
may not be possible.
• Playback of music CD-R/CD-RW discs, even
those recorded with a music CD recorder, may
not be possible with this unit due to disc char-
acteristics or scratches or dirt on the disc.
Dirt or condensation on the lens inside this
unit may also prevent playback.
• Titles and other text informations recorded on
a CD-R/CD-RW discs can not be displayed by
• If you insert a CD-RW disc into this unit, time
to playback will be longer than when you
insert a conventional CD or CD-R disc.
• Read the precautions with the CD-R/CD-RW
discs before using.