Location and Function of Parts
Function buttons in SHIFT ON mode (LEDs of function buttons in amber)
16 : 9
16:9 button: When this button is pushed in (ON), the aspect
ratio changes to 16:9, and when set to OFF, the aspect
ratio changes to 4:3.
The aspect ratio is fixed to 16:9 when the signal of some
signal formats is input. For details, see "Available Signal
Formats" on page 65.
SYNC button: When this button is pushed in (ON), the
monitor synchronizes to the sync signal input to the SYNC
connectors on the rear panel (EXT SYNC). When set to
OFF, it synchronizes to the sync signal included in the
signals being monitored (INT SYNC).
• When INT SYNC is selected, use a component or YC
signals including a sync signal on the Y signal, and use
GBR signal including a sync signal on the G signal.
• To monitor serial digital signals, always select INT
BLUE ONLY button: When this button is pushed in (ON), red
and green signals are cut, and only the blue signal is
displayed as a monochrome picture. It makes it easy to
adjust CHROMA and to check VTR noise.
R/G/B buttons: When these buttons are pushed in (ON),
R(red), G(green), and B(blue) beams are cut respectively.
SAFE AREA button: When this button is pushed in (ON), a
safe area is displayed on the screen.
When EXT SYNC is selected, the safe area display possibly
may not be shown in the correct position.
F3/F4 buttons: For future expansion.