Owner’s Instructions Code No: AC68-00402A WORLDWIDE VIDEO CASSETTE RECORDER SV-5000W EJECT POWER INDEX REC.SPEED CLK/COUNT PICTURE TIMER STROBE AUDIO INPUT CLR/RST P/STILL STOP DISPLAY MONITOR A.DUB INPUT OUTPUT SYSTEM SYSTEM AUTO MENU...
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS To ensure proper warranty, please return your registration card within two weeks. Record the serial number from the back of the VCR and the date of purchase in the space below. Keep your purchase receipt with this manual for easy reference.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Cleaning-Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning. Attachments-Do not use attachments not recommended by the product manufacturer as they may cause hazards.
18. Object and Liquid Entry-Never push objects of any kind into this product through openings as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that could result in a fire or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on the product. 19 Servicing-Do not attempt to service this product yourself as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage or other hazards.
--- ---- --:-- --:-- ¨¨ --- ---- --:-- --:-- ¨ SET: ¹ DELETE:CLR/RST MENU Enter the Timer program data. Then press the MENU button. POWER INDEX REC.SPEED CLK/COUNT PICT Press VCR POWER to turn off the VCR and to activate the timer.
Worldwide VCR Background ... Worldwide TV Color System... Multi-System VCR vs Worldwide VCR ... System Conversion with the Worldwide VCR... Tape Conversion with the Worldwide VCR ... Deciding How to Connect Your VCR... Connecting Your VCR to the TV... ETTING Inserting the Batteries in the Remote Control...
Searching for a Specific Sequence ... Using the Tape Counter ... DVANCED ECORDING EATURES Using the Assemble Edit Function... Connecting Other Equipment to Your VCR ... Recording from Another VCR or Camcorder... TV System Conversion... Playback Conversion... Conversion Recording ... Hi-Fi Audio System...
The lightning flash with the arrowhead in the triangle is a warning sign alerting you to dangerous voltage inside the product. DO NOT OPEN THE VCR. 40 C (104 F) 5 C (41 F) Do NOT expose the VCR to extreme temperature conditions (below 5°C(41°F) and above 40°C(104°F) or to extreme humidity conditions (less than 10% and more than 75%).
& POWER ADAPTOR Your Owner’s Instructions contain much valuable information on setting up and using your VCR. Please take the time to read them as they will help you take full advantage of the VCR’s features. The manual is organized as follows: A series of step-by-step procedures for each function available forms the main body of the manual.
Front View of the VCR RECORD POWER BUTTON BUTTON EJECT BUTTON RCA VIDEO RCA AUDIO INPUT JACK L,R INPUT JACKS Rear View of the VCR VIDEO CASSETTE COMPARTMENT RESET BUTTON CHANNEL BUTTONS RCA AUDIO RCA AUDIO L, R L, R OUTPUT 1...
AUTO NTSC4.43 PAL-MN STROBE MESECAM Timer indicator Recording speed indicator Cassette in/out indicator Input select indicator Infrared Remote Control VCR POWER BUTTON REC.SPEED BUTTON INDEX BUTTON CLK/COUNT BUTTON NUMERIC BUTTONS 100 BUTTON PLAY BUTTON REWIND/REVERSE PICTURE SEARCH BUTTON RECORD BUTTON...
Video communication is increasingly becoming a global medium, but different TV broadcasting systems around the world hinder the worldwide exchange of video tapes. The Samsung SV-5000W overcomes the incompatibility of different TV broadcasting systems through sophisticated digital technology, allowing any standard VHS tape to be played on any TV, anywhere in the world (with free voltage).
Multi-System VCR vs Worldwide VCR The Worldwide VCR is similar to the Multi-System VCR in that it will play back tapes recorded in any TV Broadcasting System. However, there are a few key differences: NTSC NTSC The TV must correspond to the system of the tape being played, otherwise, a Multi-System TV is also required;...
System Conversion with the Worldwide VCR System conversion is the most complex digital process undertaken by the Worldwide VCR, converting the “input” into a different “output”, eg from NTSC to PAL, or from PAL to SECAM. INPUT NTSC NTSC 4.43...
Tape Conversion with the Worldwide VCR One of the most useful functions of the Worldwide VCR is the combination of tape duplication and system conversion, more simply known as “Tape Conversion”. This allows the user to copy, for example, a SECAM tape and simultaneously convert it to PAL or NTSC. This is particularly useful for duplicating home video camcorder recordings and sending them to friends or relatives abroad.
Any 8mm Tape 8mm CAMCORDER AS A PLAYBACK VCR Corresponding Camcorder SV-5000W AS A RECORDING VCR SAMSUNG Worldwide Any VHS Tape NTSC PAL-M SECAM MESECAM Any VHS-C Tape VHS-C Tape Adapter 2nd VCR AS A PLAYBACK VCR Corresponding VCR SV-5000W...
75 Ω IN FROM ANT. Rear coaxial Whenever you connect an audio or video system to your VCR, ensure that all units are switched off. Refer to the documentation supplied with your equipment for detailed connection instructions and associated safety precautions.
Regardless of the type of connection chosen, you must always connect the coaxial cable supplied. Otherwise, no picture will be visible on the screen when the VCR is switched off. * NOTICE: Use the supplied RF adaptors as needed when making RF connections.
Initial Setup The VCR automatically displays the initial setup MENU when the VCR is plugged into the AC outlet for the first time. Plug the VCR into the AC outlet. Result: LANGUAGE SET is displayed.
USAGE COMMENT Select the recording tape type for remaining time. Select your favorite clock type. The VCR automatically selects the play system. If an auto detection error occurs, then select the play system manually. Initial setting is on. Select to go to USER SET2 page.
On completion, press MENU twice to exit the menu. To turn On-Screen Information on/off Your VCR displays most information both on the VCR and television. You can choose to display or not to display this information on the television screen (except for the Index, Timer Programming function, Picture, which cannot be turned off).
116-125 ¨ (END:MENU) ¹ The VCR RF out system and channel is used to connect the SV-5000W to a TV with RF coaxial jacks. The RF out system is automatically set by country selection (See page 15). If your selection of the country set is CANADA, the RF out system is automatically set to CANADA-M system.
The initial setting of the RF OUT channel is off. In order to view signals from the RF out connector on your TV, you must set the RF OUT channel on the VCR matches the TV channel. Press MENU on the remote control.
AUTO SET UP PLEASE WAIT CH 2 END:(MENU) Your VCR contains a built-in tuner used to receive television broadcasts. It can also receive cable television broadcasts. You must preset the stations received through the tuner. This can be done: automatically ; or manually (see page 21).
Presetting the Stations Manually Your VCR contains a built-in tuner used to receive television broadcasts. It can also receive cable television broadcasts. You must preset the stations received through the tuner. This can be done: automatically (see page 20) ; or manually.
Selecting the Cassette Type ** USER SET1 ** ¨ TAPE SELECT :E180/ CLOCK TYPE :12H PLAY SYSTEM :AUTO USER SET2 ¨ ¹ END:(MENU) Selecting the Recording Speed Type Recording Time PAL/ SECAM E-180/T120 180 mins 120 mins E-240/T160 240 mins 160 mins E-260/T180 260 mins...
P/STILL ( ). start recording again P/STILL ( ) or REC. If the VCR is left in pause mode for more than ten minutes, recording will be stopped automatically to protect the heads and the cassette. CLR/RST REC.SPEED CLK/COUNT...
This function enables you to record up to nine hours of programs. Your VCR stops automatically after the preset length of time. Switch on the television. Select the AV input on the television for use with your VCR. Insert the cassette on which the program is to be recorded. Result: The VCR is switched on automatically.
Using the Timer Programming Feature The Timer Programming feature enables you to preset the VCR to record a program up to one month before it is to be broadcast. Up to six programs can be preset. Before presetting a recording, check that the date and time are correct.
SET: ¹ DELETE:(CLR/RST) (MENU) VCR Plus+ selects programs to be recorded with a Plus Code number, usually found in most of the program listings. Before using VCR Plus+, you must set up your Guide Channel. Set clock first (page 17).
VCR Plus+ Set up (AMERICA Only) With VCR Plus+, each channel is assigned a VCR Plus+ guide number, which can be found in most TV program guides. If your VCR comes with VCR Plus+, you can use this system when recording.
¹ DELETE:(CLR/RST) (MENU) CLR/RST STOP You can check your preset recordings: when you have finished presetting the VCR ; or if you have forgotten which programs will be recorded. TIMER Press the TIMER button and select STANDARD TIMER. AUDIO Result: The preset programs are displayed.
Playing a Cassette This function enables you to play back any pre-recorded cassette. Switch on both the television and your VCR. Select the television AV or AUX input. Insert the video cassette to be played. If the safety tab on the cassette is intact, press PLAY ( Otherwise, the cassette is played automatically.
It can also be set to record the secondary audio program (SAP) of any broadcast with second language audio. The VCR records the same audio on both the Hi-Fi linear tracks on the tape. Press AUDIO button on the remote control to select stereo.
SQPB (Super VHS Quasi PlayBack) This function is for playback of Super VHS format tapes only, not for recording. Press MENU on the remote control and select user set. Press the buttons to select USER SET2. Press the buttons to set SQPB to ON. If the SQPB is on during normal playback, the video output will be distorted.
Adjusting Picture Sharpness REC.SPEED CLK/COUNT PICTURE STROBE SYSTEM AUTO Selecting the Audio Output Mode STROBE AUDIO INPUT MONO The Picture Sharpness feature enables you to adjust the sharpness of the image according to your own preferences. TIMER During playback, press the PICTURE button. Result: The picture bar appears.
The cassette is rewound automatically when the end of the tape is reached. If you press POWER while a cassette is being rewound, the VCR switches off automatically when the beginning of the cassette is reached. Playing a Cassette in Slow Motion You can play a cassette in slow motion.
To return to normal playback, press the PLAY ( If the Frame-by-Frame function is used for more than five minutes (except for JOG function), the VCR will auto- matically play to protect the cassette and video heads. You can vary the playback speed using the Shuttle function (up to nine times the normal speed).
STROBE You can see still images in succession. Press the STROBE button during playback. Result: “STROBE” is displayed on the screen. A Discrete image is displayed on screen similar to SLOW mode. Press the +/- button to vary the speed of the STROBE mode. To exit the STROBE mode, press the STROBE button.
STOP DISPLAY MONITOR Each time you record a cassette on this VCR, an “index” is automatically marked on the tape when recording starts. The Search function enables you to fast-forward or rewind to a specific index and start playback from that point. Depending on the direction selected, the indexes are numbered as follows.
(hours, minutes and seconds) ; is reset when a cassette is inserted in the VCR ; and enables you to find the beginning of a sequence easily. To enable the remaining time to be calculated correctly, you must indicate the type of cassette being used.
Press the P/STILL button ( ) again as often as necessary to advance frame by frame, until the exact recording position is located. P/STILL While the VCR is in still mode, press the REC button at least one second to activate the Assemble Edit function. Result: The Record symbol ( A.DUB...
Connecting Other Equipment to Your VCR You can connect other audio and/or video equipment to your VCR in different ways. The following illustrations give a few examples of the connection possibilities. The LINE 1 input connectors on the front of the VCR are used to input signals from equipment such as camcorders, VCRs or stereo sound systems.
STOP DISPLAY MONITOR You can copy a cassette on your Samsung VCR from another video source such as another VCR or a camcorder. It is an infringement of copyright laws to copy prerecorded cassettes or to re-record them in any form without the permission of the owners of the corresponding copyright.
If you wish to convert a PAL system tape into the NTSC system for playback, then press the NTSC output button on the VCR. Result: The display panel shows NTSC output signal.
Result: The display panel shows PAL. Press the PLAY button of the other VCR. Press the REC button of the Samsung VCR at least one second. Result: appears on the display panel, and recording begins. Follow these steps to perform conversion recording to other...
To provide true Hi-Fi audio sound with video entertainment and, at the same time, compatibility with regular VHS tapes, your VCR employs a newly-developed audio recording system. Hi-Fi audio signals (2-channel) are recorded deep into the tape's magnetic coating and the video signal is recorded on top of the audio signals in a shallower layer.
Press A.DUB. P/STILL Result: Your VCR is now in the Audio Dubbing Pause mode. On the sound system, locate the point on the CD or cassette at which you wish to start playback. Example: The track that you wish to record on the cassette.
The FM Simulcast feature enables you to record: the picture received on the VCR’s tuner ; the sound received from an external source via the LINE 1 RCA input connectors on the front of the VCR. Example: You wish to record a concert transmitted simultaneously on television and radio to take advantage of FM stereo sound.
Result: The lock indicator (LOCK) is displayed. If a cassette is in the VCR when you lock it, the cassette will be ejected. To unlock the VCR, hold down the P/STILL ( ) button again for approximately five seconds.
Technical Specifications Recording system Color system Tuning system RF out Tape recording/playback Tape speed Tape format Recording time Rewinding time Video input Video output Video S/N Resolution Audio input Audio output Audio S/N Audio frequency characteristics Rated voltage Rated frequency Power consumption Operating ambient temperature Installation conditions...
Troubleshooting Guide Before contacting Samsung authorized service center, perform the following simple checks. Problem No power. You cannot insert a video cassette. The television program was not recorded. Timer recording was unsuccessful. No playback picture or the picture is distorted.
Frequency assigned to a given broadcasting company to enable them to transmit a series of broadcasts or programs. Program Number assigned to a given channel on the tuner in the VCR to help you select it more easily. Broadcast transmitted on a given channel.
World Broadcast Systems SYSTEM NTSC ITEM Country Bahamas Afghanistan Barbados Albania, Algeria Bermuda Australia Cambodia Austria, Azores Canada Bahrain Chile Bangladesh Colombia Brunei, Cameroon Costa Rica Canary Islands Cuba Cape Verde Dominican Cyprus, Denmark Ecuador Fiji, Finland El Salvador Germany, Grana Greenland Iceland, India Guam...
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