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Getting Started; Dab/Dab - Panasonic RF-D100BT Operating Instructions Manual

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Getting started

Extend the antenna.
Press [1] to switch on the unit.
The first time you switch on the unit, it will enter DAB
mode and automatically scan for stations. It sets the time
and date (if data is available) and starts playing the first
station it finds.
In standby mode, the unit shows the time and date (only when
the unit is powered by AC).


DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) is a procedure of
broadcasting the radio digitally. It gives less interference
and better sound quality.
This unit supports DAB in "BAND III" bands.
DAB operation
The first time you enter DAB mode, or if the station list is
empty, the unit will start the full scan and memorise the
You can perform the full scan procedure when there is a
new station or a station becomes available.
Press [SELECTOR] to select "DAB".
Press [MENU] to select "Full scan" and then press
[ENTER] to start full scan.
To cancel, press [MENU].
█ Remove unavailable listed stations
This unit indicates those stations that are closed or no
longer available with a question mark in front of the station
name. You can remove these stations from the station list.
Press [MENU] and then turn [TUNE/MENU
SELECT] to select "Prune".
Press [ENTER].
Turn [TUNE/MENU SELECT] to select "Yes" and
then press [ENTER].
To cancel, select "No".
Number of stations found
Listening to a station
Turn [TUNE/MENU SELECT] to select a station
from the station list.
Press [ENTER] to tune to the selected station.
" indicates a secondary service station. Secondary service
stations are always listed next to their primary station in the
station list.
Presetting stations
You can preset up to 5 stations into the direct preset
While listening to a station, press and hold the
desired direct preset button ([1] to [5]).
Example: press and hold [2] to store current station
into preset 2.
Press [ENTER] to preset the station.
█ Listening to a preset station
Press the direct preset button ([1] to [5]) to listen to
the preset station.
█ Manual tuning
You can perform manual tuning to a particular channel or
frequency. This can be useful when you are adjusting the
antenna to achieve the best possible reception and
scanning a particular channel to update the station list.
Press [MENU].
Turn [TUNE/MENU SELECT] to select "Manual
tune" and then press [ENTER].
Turn [TUNE/MENU SELECT] to select a frequency
or channel and then press [ENTER].
The display shows the received signal strength of the
selected frequency. Adjust the antenna to achieve the
best reception.
Threshold indicator
Adjust the antenna so that the received signal strength
(solid rectangles) exceeds the threshold indicator.
Viewing available information
You can view various information about the DAB
broadcast such as dynamic label information (if available),
signal strength, program type, ensemble name, channel
number, bit rate, DAB variant and date.
Press [DISPLAY] to view the available information.
Press and hold [DISPLAY] to show the default display.

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