Using the Tape Counter
The tape counter:
indicates the elapsed time in the play and record modes
(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. See
Insert a cassette in your VCR.
Press CLK/COUNT twice.
The tape counter is displayed:
The tape counter does not necessarily start from zero at the
beginning of the tape.
Select the required operation (play, record, fast-forward, rewind).
The tape counter indicates how long the cassette has
To set the tape counter to zero at the beginning of a sequence:
press DISPLAY twice to display the counter ; and
press CLR/RST when you want to set the tape counter to
To fast-forward or rewind to the sequence at which the counter
was set to zero, simply press REW (
The VCR stops automatically when the counter
Some VCR information, such as the counter, can be
displayed on the television screen (unless you have
deactivated the OSD mode; refer to page 17).
once to display the current function, program
number, recording speed, date, time and counter ;
twice to display the counter only ;
three times to display the time remaining on the
cassette ; and
four times to clear the display.
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