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Usb Recording (Optional) - Toshiba 24 L18 Series Operating Instructions Manual

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NTFS disk formatting but recording (Optional) will not
be available with NTFS formatted disks.
While formatting USB hard drives which have
more than 1TB (Tera Byte) storage space you may
experience some problems in the formatting process.
Wait a little while before each plugging and unplugging
as the player may still be reading files. Failure to do
so may cause physical damage to the USB player
and the USB device itself. Do not pull out your drive
while playing a file.
You can use USB hubs with your TV's USB inputs.
External power supplied USB hubs are recommended
in such a case.
It is recommended to use the TV's USB input(s)
directly, if you are going to connect a USB hard disk.
Note: When viewing image files the Media Browser menu
can only display 1000 image files stored on the connected
USB device.

USB Recording (Optional)

Recording a Programme
IMPORTANT: When using a new USB hard disk
drive, it is recommended that you first format the
disk using your TV's Format Disk option in the
TV>Recordings>Settings menu.
To record a programme, you should first connect a USB
disk to your TV while the TV is switched off. You should
then switch on the TV to enable the recording feature.
To use recording your USB drive should have 2 GB free
space and be USB 2.0 compatible. If the USB drive
is not compatible an error message will be displayed.
To record long duration programmes such as movies, it
is recommended to use USB Hard disk drives (HDD's).
Recorded programmes are saved into the connected
USB disk. If desired, you can store/copy recordings
onto a computer; however, these files will not be
available to be played on a computer. You can play
the recordings only via your TV.
Lip Sync delay may occur during the timeshifting. Radio
record is supported. The TV can record programmes
up to ten hours.
Recorded programmes are split into 4GB partitions.
If the writing speed of the connected USB disk is not
sufficient, the recording may fail and the timeshifting
feature may not be available.
It is recommended to use USB hard disk drives for
recording HD programmes.
Do not pull out the USB/HDD during a recording. This
may harm the connected USB/HDD.
Multipartition support is available. A maximum of two
different partitions are supported. The first partition
of the USB disk is used for USB Recording ready
features. It also must be formatted as the primary
partition to be used for the USB Recording ready
Some stream packets may not be recorded because
of signal problems, as a result sometimes videos may
freeze during playback.
Record, Play, Pause, Display (for playlist dialogue) keys
can not be used when teletext is on. If a recording starts
from timer when teletext is on, teletext is automatically
turned off. Also teletext usage is disabled when there
is an ongoing recording or playback.
Timeshift Recording
Press Pause button while watching a broadcast to
activate timeshifting mode. In timeshifting mode, the
programme is paused and simultaneously recorded to
the connected USB disk.
Press Play button again to resume the paused
programme from where you stopped. Press the Stop
button to stop timeshift recording and return to the
live broadcast.
Timeshift cannot be used while in radio mode.
You can use the timeshift rewind feature after resuming
normal playback or fast forward option.
Instant Recording
Press Record button to start recording an event
instantly while watching a programme. You can press
Record button on the remote control again to record
the next event after selecting the next programme from
within the electronic programme guide. Press Stop
button to cancel instant recording.
You can not switch broadcasts during the recording
mode. While recording a programme or during the
timeshifting, a warning message appears on the screen
if your USB device speed is not sufficient.
Watching Recorded Programmes
Select Recordings from the TV menu. Select a
recorded item from the list (if previously recorded).
Press the OK button to view the Options menu. Select
an option then press OK button.
Note: Viewing main menu and menu items will not be
available during the playback.
Press the Stop button to stop a playback and return
to the Recordings.
Slow Forward
If you press Pause button while watching recorded
programmes, the slow forward feature will be available.
You can use Fast Forward button to slow forward.
Pressing Fast Forward button consecutively will
change slow forwarding speed.
Recording Configuration
Select the Settings tab in the TV>Recordings menu
to configure the recording settings and press OK.
Format Disk: You can use the Format Disk option for
formatting the connected USB disk. Your PIN will be
required to use the Format Disk feature.
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