Tips for making data discs
≥ There may be differences in the display order on the menu screen and computer screen.
≥ This unit cannot play files recorded using packet write.
≥ Discs must conform to UDF 2.0.
≥ Discs must conform to UDF bridge (UDF 1.02/ISO9660).
≥ This unit does not support multi-session. Only the default session is played.
≥ Discs must conform to ISO9660 level 1 or 2 (except for extended formats).
≥ This unit supports multi-session but if there are many sessions it takes more time for play to start. Keep the number of sessions to a minimum to avoid
To clean discs
Wipe with a damp cloth and then wipe dry.
1. Damage requiring service—The unit should be serviced by qualified service personnel if:
(a)The AC power supply cord or AC adaptor has been damaged; or
(b)Objects or liquids have gotten into the unit; or
(c)The unit has been exposed to rain; or
(d)The unit does not operate normally or exhibits a marked change in performance; or
(e)The unit has been dropped or the cabinet damaged.
2. Servicing—Do not attempt to service the unit beyond that described in these operating instructions. Refer all other servicing to authorized servicing
3. Replacement parts—When parts need replacing ensure the servicer uses parts specified by the manufacturer or parts that have the same
characteristics as the original parts. Unauthorized substitutes may result in fire, electric shock, or other hazards.
4. Safety check—After repairs or service, ask the servicer to perform safety checks to confirm that the unit is in proper working condition.
The servicer will require all components to service your system.
Therefore, should service ever be necessary, be sure to bring the entire system.
For product information or assistance with product operation:
In the U.S.A. and Puerto Rico, refer to "Customer Services Directory (United States and Puerto Rico)" on page 36.
In Canada, contact the Panasonic Canada Inc. Customer Care Centre at 1-800-561-5505, or visit the website (www.panasonic.ca), or an authorized
Servicentre closest to you.
≥ Compatible compression rate: between 48 kbps and 320 kbps
≥ You cannot play WMA files that are copy-protected.
≥ This unit does not support Multiple Bit Rate (MBR: an encoding process for audio content that
produces an audio file encoded at several different bit rates).
≥ This unit does not support ID3 tags.
≥ Sampling frequency and compression rate:
– DVD-RAM, DVD-R/RW: 11.02, 12, 22.05, 24 kHz (8 to 160 kbps), 44.1 and 48 kHz (32 to
– CD-R/RW: 8, 11.02, 12, 16, 22.05, 24 kHz (8 to 160 kbps), 32, 44.1 and 48 kHz (32 to 320 kbps)
≥ JPEG files taken on a digital camera that conform to DCF Standard (Design rule for Camera File
system) Version 1.0 are displayed.
– Files that have been altered, edited or saved with computer picture editing software may not be
≥ This unit cannot display moving pictures, MOTION JPEG and other such formats, still pictures other
than JPEG (e.g. TIFF), or play pictures with attached audio.
Clean this unit with a soft, dry cloth
≥ Never use alcohol, paint thinner or benzine to clean this unit.
≥ Before using chemically treated cloth, carefully read the instructions that
came with the cloth.
Do not use commercially available lens cleaners as they may cause
malfunction. Cleaning of the lens is generally not necessary although
this depends on the operating environment.
Before moving the unit, ensure the disc trays are empty. Failure
to do so will risk severely damaging the discs and the unit.