Menus and Features
Lock/Unlock Press 1 to lock or unlock the video window to either
stay at one channel as you browse the GUIDE Plus+ Gold System
(lock) or change as you browse through different channels (unlock).
The PIP button on the remote also toggles the video window
between the locked and unlocked states.
Go To Press 2 on the remote to bring up the direct dial box and
enter the number of the channel you want. This will highlight the
channel and current program in the channel listing of the Grid
Guide. Press OK to tune to the highlighted channel. If the view
window is unlocked, you can press GUIDE to tune to the channel.
The Sort Menu lets you browse programs by category. The channel to
which you are currently tuned is displayed in the video window. To sort:
Press MENU on the remote to highlight the Menu bar.
Use the arrows to highlight Sort. When Sort is highlighted for the
first time, the Movies category is displayed. Thereafter, the last
category used becomes the default. A listing of subcategories is
displayed below the category name.
Use the up and down arrows to highlight a subcategory. For
example, highlight All and press OK.
When the listing comes up, All Movies are displayed. Use the up and
down arrows to browse the list one at a time. Use CH^ and CHv to
browse through the list one page at a time. You can also view the
next seven days' programming by pressing the right arrow.
Select MENU to return to the menu bar, or press GUIDE or CLEAR to
exit the GUIDE Plus+ Gold System.
Sort Menu Action Buttons
When viewing the results of a Sort, the following Action buttons will
appear on the bar:
Watch Press 1 on the remote to place a timer in the Schedule, and
then follow the on-line help for further options. Placing a timer in
the Schedule will cause the TV to turn on and tune to the program
highlighted in the Channel listing at the predetermined time. When
the TV turns on, the GUIDE Plus+ Gold System will automatically
appear with the scheduled program highlighted and tuned in the
Record Press 3 on the remote to place a timer in the Schedule for
the VCR to record the program highlighted in the Channel listing. If
you have a cable box, changing channels on the TV will not cause
the cable box channel to change while recording.
The program information window will display a confirmation when you
have successfully created a timer to watch or record. If you have selected
two programs to watch or record which begin at the same time or
overlap, you will receive a timer conflict message. The GUIDE Plus+ Gold
System will not schedule a conflicting timer; you must choose between
the two programs.
The PIP button on the remote also toggles
the video window between the locked and
unlocked state while the GUIDE Plus+ is
Be sure that during the GUIDE Plus+ Gold
setup you specified that you have a VCR.
If you do not, the RECORD option will not