Preparing for playback
Some preparatory steps are needed before starting playback.
Turning on the receiver
1 Turn on the power to the related components.
2 Turn on the power to this receiver by pressing the
Selecting the input mode
If you have selected a component connected to the CD/DVD, VIDEO 2,
VIDEO 3 or DVD/6CH jacks, make sure that the input mode setting is
correct for the type of audio signal to be used.
Selecting the speaker system
Press the SPEAKERS key to select the speaker system to be
Sound from the speakers connected to the SPEAKERS A
terminals on the rear panel.
Sound from the speakers connected to the SPEAKERS B
terminals on the rear panel. No sound will be heard from
A+B ON :
Sound from both the speakers connected to the
SPEAKERS A and B terminals on the rear panel.
A+B OFF :
No sound from the speakers. The display segments are
different depending on the type of input signal.
The indicator for the speakers
you want to use should be lit.
• Selecting "6CH INPUT" by pressing the INPUT MODE key, whereby
"DVD/6CH" is the input source will cause SPEAKERS A to be selected
• When the SPEAKERS B is turned ON, the Listen mode will be
switched to STEREO.
Listening to a source component
Use the INPUT SELECTOR key and AV AUX/GAME key, or
Input Selector keys to select the source you want to listen to.
4 VIDEO 1
5 VIDEO 2
6 VIDEO 3
9 AV AUX [GAME] (or AV AUX)
Start playback from the selected source.
Use the VOLUME CONTROL knob or VOLUME % / ﬁ keys to
adjust the volume.
Set up the AV AUX jacks on the front panel
Perform the setup for convenience of playing a video game using the
1 Use the AV AUX/GAME key to select "AV AUX [GAME]" (or "AV
2 Press and hold the AV AUX/GAME key for more than 2 seconds
for the following selections;
1 AV AUX [GAME] : When the connected game player is turned
2 AV AUX
• The game mode is not activated if no video signal is input to the VIDEO
or S-VIDEO jack in the AV AUX jack section.
ON, the input selector is switched automati-
cally to "AV AUX [GAME]". In addition, the
ACTIVE EQ function is switched to "ACTIVE
EQ GAME", and the Listen mode is switched
to the appropriate mode for games.
: The game mode is switched off.