Enter the channel position.
Press CH +/–.
Set the tape speed.
Return to the normal screen.
Press PROG. or ENTER. "PROGRAM COMPLETED"
appears on the TV screen for about 5 seconds, then the
normal screen appears. If "PROGRAM NOT
COMPLETED PROGRAM OVERLAP" appears on the TV
screen, see page 40.
● Repeat steps B – H for each additional program.
Engage the unit's timer mode.
Press TIMER. The unit turns off automatically and "#"
appears on the front display panel.
● To disengage the timer mode, press TIMER again.
To Timer-Record Weekly Or Daily Serials:
— anytime during steps C through G, press WEEKLY (number
key "9") for weekly serials or DAILY (number key "8") for daily
serials (Monday – Friday). Either "WEEKLY" or "DAILY" appears
on the TV screen. Pressing the button again makes the
corresponding indication disappear.
● You can program this unit to timer-record as many as 8
programs. If you try to program the unit to record a ninth,
"PROGRAM FULL" appears on the TV screen. To record the
extra program, you must first cancel any unnecessary
● Programs that start after midnight must have the next day's
Cable Box or DBS Receiver Users
To timer-record a satellite broadcast using Express Timer
A Perform steps A – I. Enter "F-1" for the channel position
in step F.
B Set the DBS receiver to the appropriate channel before
the selected program begins.
C Leave the DBS receiver's power on.