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RCA TC160 series User Manual

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TH160 & TC160 series
It is important to read this instruction book prior to using your new product for the first time.


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    TH160 & TC160 series It is important to read this instruction book prior to using your new product for the first time.

  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Installing the battery in the player ...9 Adding more storage space to the player ...9 Connecting to the computer ...9 Managing files on your RCA Player Using RCA EasyRip ...10 Using Windows Explorer ...12 Deleting files from the player ...12 Disconnecting the player from the PC ...12...

  • Page 3: Safety Information

    Safety information FCC information This device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference received including interference which may cause undesired operation.

  • Page 4: Important Battery Precautions

    Safety information Important battery precautions • Any battery may present a risk of fire, explosion, or chemical burn if abused. Do not try to charge a battery that is not intended to be recharged, do not incinerate, and do not puncture. •...

  • Page 5: Important Safety Information

    Safety information IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION PLEASE READ AND SAVE FOR FUTURE REFERENCE Some of the following information may not apply to your particular product; however, as with any electronic product, precautions should be observed during handling and use. • Read these instructions. •...

  • Page 6: End User License Agreement

    Program's proprietary notices. (b) You may transfer the Program and license to another party only as a part of the RCA branded Portable Digital Audio/ Video Device (“A/V Device”), and only if the other party agrees to accept the terms and conditions of this EULA. If...

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  • Page 8: Before You Begin

    Sound card Getting the latest software, firmware and information Go to for the latest firmware, RCA EasyRip Media Software and user manual for your player. Follow the instructions there to download and install files. Frequently asked questions For answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ), go...

  • Page 9: Installing The Battery In The Player

    • The RCA EasyRip™ Media Software installer (stored in the player*) will launch automatically. Click NEXT to begin the installation and follow the instructions to install the software on your •...

  • Page 10: Managing Files On Your Rca Player

    For instructions on organizing your library and creating playlists, please refer to the EasyRip help. To start EasyRip (using either method below): • Click on the RCA system tray icon and select RCA EasyRip from the menu. • Double-click the EasyRip icon on your PC’s desktop.

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    Managing files on your RCA Player To copy your music library to the player: 1. Click Player Loader on the EasyRip dock. The Player Loader window appears. 2. Click Load Player. EasyRip then copies as many files as can fit onto the player.

  • Page 12: Using Windows Explorer

    Managing files on your RCA Player Using Windows Explorer To copy files in Windows XP or Windows Vista: 1. Open the player in Windows Explorer. 2. Drag and drop music files onto the drive letter associated with the player. Deleting files from the player...

  • Page 13: General Controls

    General controls micro SD card slot Display USB plug Skip back/reverse/ decrease volume Turning the player on and off To turn the player on, press and hold /MENU. Press and hold /MENU again to turn the player off. Microphone menu back Scroll down/ Locking the player controls If you don’t want the player controls to be activated...

  • Page 14: Using The Menus

    Using the menus Menu types The player has two types of menu: Player menu The player menu appears when you turn on the player or if you press /MENU while listening to the player. It lets you: • Select music and audiobook files •...

  • Page 15: The Home Menu

    Using the menus The Home menu The top-level or “Home” menu is always displayed when you press /MENU. The menu options are: Now Playing Now Playing Available only during playback. Press to return to the currently playing file. Music Music Press to play all the music files on the player.

  • Page 16: Music

    Music Playing music files The player sorts your music files by artist, album, track name (title), genre and year. 1. Press /MENU to display the Home menu, then press + or – to select Music. Music • To play all the files on the player, press •...

  • Page 17: Audiobooks

    Audiobooks Playing audiobooks Audiobook playback is similar to music playback. 1. Press /MENU to display the Home menu, then press + or – to select Audiobooks. Audiobooks • To play all the audiobooks in file name order, press • To play back a particular audiobook, press enter the Audiobooks menu.

  • Page 18: Radio

    Radio The radio uses the earphones as an antenna. For better reception, extend the earphone cable as far as possible. Playing FM radio To turn the radio on: 1. Press /MENU to display the player menu. 2. Press + or – to select Radio and press the radio menu.

  • Page 19: Improving Fm Radio Sound

    Radio Improving FM radio sound If stereo reception is noisy, you can often reduce the noise by switching to mono. To switch between stereo and mono: 1. While the radio is playing, press Option menu. 2. Press + or – to highlight Mode and then press to switch between Stereo and Mono.

  • Page 20: Voice Memo

    Voice Memo Recording voice memo You can record voice and play back recordings as well as copy the recordings (WAV files) to your PC. To record voice: 1. Press /MENU to display the Home menu. 2. Press + or – to select Voice Memo. Voice Memo 3.

  • Page 21: Favorites

    Favorites Creating a "Favorites" playlist You can create a playlist of your favorite music by adding new files to the playlist as you listen to them. This function is not available for other media formats such as audiobooks and recordings. To add the currently playing music file in the playlist: 1.

  • Page 22: Settings

    Settings Changing the player’s settings To change the player settings: 1. Press /MENU to display the Home menu. 2. Press + or – to select Settings and press enter the settings menu. Settings 3. Press + or – to select a setting and then press to change it.

  • Page 23: Additional Information

    Additional information Tips and troubleshooting Cannot delete files on the player. • For any files you have transferred to the player, you may delete them while you have connected the player with your computer. Highlight the unwanted file in the player’s file directory on your computer and press the delete key on your computer to delete the file.

  • Page 24: Check For Updates

    Visit for the latest news and firmware upgrades for our digital media player. Specifications Technical specification Product: Digital Audio Player Brand: RCA Model: TH1601, TH1602, TH1604, TC1601, TC1602, TC1604 Electrical Consumption: AAA battery x 1 Hardware • Dimensions: 77.5 mm H, 27.4 mm W, 18.3 mm D •...

  • Page 25: Limited Warranty

    Limited warranty For US What your warranty covers: • Defects in materials or workmanship. For how long after your purchase: • One year from date of purchase. • The warranty period for rental units begins with the first rental or 45 days from date of shipment to the rental firm, whichever comes first.

  • Page 26: For Canada

    Limited warranty For Canada Thomson multimedia Ltd. warrants to the purchaser or gift recipient that if any manufacturing defect becomes apparent in this product within 1 year from the original date of purchase, it will be replaced free of charge, including return transportation.

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    Illustrations contained within this publication are for representation only and subject to change. The descriptions and characteristics given in this document are given as a general indication and not as a guarantee. In order to provide the highest quality product possible, we reserve the right to make any improvement or modification without prior notice.

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