About this manual
This manual mainly explains operations using the buttons on the remote control. You can also use the
buttons on the control panel for the same operations if they have the similar or same marks.
Discs you can play:
• On some discs, their actual operations may be different from what is explained in this manual.
• The following discs cannot be played back;
– DVD-Audio, DVD-ROM, DVD-RAM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, CD-I
(CD-I Ready), Photo CD, etc.
Playing back these discs will generate noise and damage the speakers.
* Note on Region Code
DVD players and DVD Video discs have their own Region
Code numbers. This unit only can play back DVD discs
whose Region Code numbers include "2."
Disc structure – DVD, Video CD (VCD) and Audio CD (CD)
A DVD disc consists of Titles, and each title may be divided into some Chapters. (See Example 1.)
For example, if a DVD disc contains some movies, each movie may have its own title number, and it
may be further divided into some chapters.
On the other hand, a VCD or CD consists of Tracks. (See Example 2.)
In general, each song has its own track number. (On some discs, each track may also be divided by
When playing back a VCD with Playback Control (PBC) function, you can select what to view using the
menu shown on the monitor. (While operating a Video CD using the menu, some of the functions such
as Repeat and Track Search may not work.)
Example 1: DVD disc
Example 2 : Video CD/Audio CD