Setting the SLEEP timer
Use the built-in SLEEP timer to automatically turn this unit into the standby mode after the time you set elapses. The SLEEP timer is
useful when you plan to fall asleep while this unit is playing back or recording a source. The SLEEP timer also automatically turns off
external units connected to the SWITCHED AC OUTLET(S) on the rear of this unit. The SLEEP timer can only be set using the
To set the SLEEP time
Select the source using the INPUT SELECTOR and
start playback (or select a broadcast station) on the
Press the SLEEP key repeatedly until the desired
SLEEP time appears on the display.
* "SLEEP time" is the time that elapses before this unit
is automatically turned into the standby mode.
Indicates the SLEEP time.
Each time you press the SLEEP key, the SLEEP time
changes as follows.
(The SLEEP timer is off.)
After a while, the display returns to the original indication.
To cancel the SLEEP timer
Press the SLEEP key repeatedly until "SLEEP OFF" appears
on the display. (After a while, the display returns to the original
The SLEEP timer setting can also be canceled by setting this
unit into the standby mode with the STANDBY/ON switch on
the front panel (or the STANDBY key on the remote controller)
or disconnecting the power plug of this unit from the AC outlet.