Quick Start Guide
LocationFree™ Player Pak LF-PK1
- LocationFree™ Base Station LF-B1
- LocationFree™ Player LFA-PC2
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Unpack and Install the Software
Check that your package includes the following:
•LocationFree™ Base Station (LF-B1)
•LocationFree™ Player software CD-ROM (includes LocationFree™
Player software* and Operating Instructions) (LFA-PC2)
•AC power adapter
•Base station stand
•Quick Start Guide (this document)
•Dynamic DNS Terms-of-Use Agreement
* One serial key for LocationFree™ Player is supplied.
Connect to Your TV Signal, Other AV Devices and the Internet, and Turn On the Base Station.
Attach the base station stand.
Connect to a TV antenna, set top box
(STB), or other devices.
Connect to a TV antenna.
Connect to a set top box (STB).
* Computer with LocationFree™ Player.
Install LocationFree™ Player Software on Your Computer.
Connect to other devices
(such as DVD players, etc.).
(VCR, DVD players, etc.)
If you have additional questions related to the use of this product after reading this Quick Start Guide
and the Operating Instructions, please call our LocationFree™ Customer Support.
LocationFree™ Customer Support
1-866-925-SONY (7669) - U.S. & Canada
1-239-768-7688 - International
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. EST Mon.-Fri. (English Only)
LocationFree™ Web Sites
Unpack and Install the
Software (see below)
Setup to Watch TV at
Home (see other side)
Setup Is Completed
Insert the LocationFree™ Player
software CD-ROM into the CD-
ROM drive of your computer.
The installation screen appears.
Read the license agreement, select
[I accept the terms in the license
agreement], and then click [Next].
Base station rear panel
Connect the IR Blaster so it
faces the infrared receiver
on the external device.
You can also
connect to the
IN 2 terminal.
•Connect to your TV signal, other AV devices, the Internet, and
turn on the base station.
•Install LocationFree™ Player software on your computer.
•Put the base station into setup mode.
•Connect your computer to the base station.
•Connect your computer to the base station to watch TV.
•Make TV and video settings with LocationFree™ Player.
Setup to Watch TV
•Make easy setup settings for the base station
with your computer.
(see other side)
Watch TV on your computer at home and on-the-go.
Type the serial key printed on the
backside of the CD-ROM case,
and then click [Next].
Confirm the installation folder,
and then click [Next]. If you want
to modify the installation folder,
click [Change] and select a folder.
Connect to the
Connect the power cord to the base station.
Internet. For details,
see the connection
examples in STEP 2.
AC-LX1B AC power
Click [Finish] when the installation
A shortcut for the LocationFree™
Player appears on your computer's
desktop after installation.
Turn on the power.