2-639-663-12 (1) CD Radio Cassette-Corder Operating Instructions CFD-F17CP ©2005 Sony Corporation...
And do not place lighted candles on the apparatus. To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to dripping or splashing, and do not place objects filled with liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus.
Table of contents Basic Operations Playing an audio CD or MP3 files ....4 Listening to the radio ........8 Playing a tape ..........10 Recording on a tape ........12 The CD Player Using the display .......... 14 Locating a specific track ....... 15 Playing tracks repeatedly (Repeat Play) ..
Basic Operations Playing an audio CD or MP3 files 4 2, 3 Connect the supplied AC power cord (see page 23). Press CD. (On the remote, press POWER and then press FUNCTION repeatedly until “CD” appears in the display.) Press PUSH OPEN/CLOSE Z down...
CD PUSH OPEN/CLOSE Z ** turn on/off the player POWER * The button has a tactile dot. **Once you open the CD compartment, the track to start play will change to the beginning of the first track. continued...
After the file name is displayed, the playing time will appear To select a folder Press FOLDER + to go forward and FOLDER – to go backward. To select a file Press > to go forward and . to go backward.
DA format* and MP3 files recorded in the CD-ROM format, but playback capability may vary depending on the quality of the disc and the condition of the recording device. * CD-DA is the abbreviation for Compact Disc Digital Audio. It is a recording standard used for Audio CDs.
Listening to the radio Connect the supplied AC power cord (see page 23). Display Press RADIO BAND•AUTO PRESET (BAND on the remote) until the band you want appears in the display. Hold down TUNE + or – until the Indicates an FM stereo...
POWER display and radio will play in monaural. *VOLUME + (VOL + on the remote) has a tactile dot. To improve broadcast reception Reorient the antenna for FM. Reorient the player itself for for AM for FM...
Playing a tape Connect the supplied AC power cord (see page 23). Press TAPE. Press xZ to open the tape With the side you want compartment and insert a recorded to play facing upward tape. Use TYPE I (normal) tape only.
VOLUME +*, – stop playback fast-forward or rewind M or m pause playback Press the button again to resume play after pause. eject the cassette turn on/off the player POWER *VOLUME + (VOL + on the remote) has a tactile dot.
Recording on a tape Connect the supplied AC power cord (see page 23). Press xZ to open the tape compartment and insert a blank tape. With the side you want to Use TYPE I (normal) tape only. record on facing upward Close the compartment.
(see page 21) will not affect the pause recording recording level. Press the button again to • For the best results, use the resume recording. AC power as a power turn on/off the player POWER source for recording.
The current track number and ID3: the song title/the artist name/the album name** Total track number * If the folder does not have a folder name, Total playing time “ROOT” appears instead of a folder name. **If the file does not have ID3 information, “NO TITLE”, “NO ARTIST”...
Example: To play track number 23, press >10 first, then 2 and 3. You can quickly locate any track on a CD • To select a track numbered 100 or more, press using the number buttons on the remote. >10 twice, then the corresponding number You can also find a specific point in a track buttons.
To cancel Repeat Play Press REPEAT until “REP” disappears from the display. When playing MP3 files When you select “REP ALL”, the player plays all files (up to 255 files) of a CD REPEAT FOLDER +, – repeatedly. Press CD.
(Program Play) You can play tracks in random order. You can arrange the playing order of up to 20 tracks or files on a CD. When playing an MP3 files, you can also program up to 20 MODE folders (Program Folder Play).
To change the current program Press . or >, FOLDER + or – Press x once if the CD is stopped and twice then press DSPL/ENT/MEM for the if the CD is playing. The current program tracks or files* you want to program in will be erased.
You can preset up to 30 radio 2 Tune in a station you want. stations, 20 for FM and 10 for AM in any 3 Hold down DSPL/ENT/MEM for 2 order. seconds until the preset number flashes in the display.
PRESET –, + AUTO PRESET ., > Press RADIO BAND•AUTO PRESET to select the band. Press PRESET + or – to tune in the stored station. On the remote 1 Press BAND. 2 Press the number buttons to tune in the stored station.
The Audio Emphasis Selecting the audio emphasis You can adjust the audio emphasis of the sound you are listening to. MEGA SOUND BASS Selecting the sound characteristic Press SOUND repeatedly to select the audio emphasis you want. Choose To get...
Falling asleep to music When you are playing a tape using this function: If the tape length of one side is longer than the set time, the player will not go off until the tape You can set the player to turn off reaches the end.
Setting Up Choosing the power sources You can use the AC power or batteries as a power source. Battery compartment AC IN to a wall outlet Connecting the AC power cord Using the player on batteries Insert one end of the supplied AC...
Insert a blank tape into the tape components compartment, and press z. Note You can enjoy the sound from a PC, TV, Connect the cords firmly to avoid any VCR, portable digital music player, etc. malfunction. through the speakers of this player.
• If the player is left in a car parked in the sun, be sure to choose a location in the car where the player will not be subjected to...
• Do not use solvents such as benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners or anti-static spray intended for vinyl LPs. • Do not expose the CD to direct sunlight or heat sources such as hot air ducts, nor leave it in a car parked in direct sunlight as there can be a considerable rise in temperature inside the car.
The sound drops out. • Reduce the volume. General • Clean the CD, or replace it if the CD is badly damaged. The power is not on. • Place the player in a location free from • Connect the AC power cord to a wall outlet vibration.
• Remove any obstacles in the path of the • Make sure the safety tab on the cassette is in remote and the player. place. • Make sure the remote sensor is not exposed The tape does not erase completely.
Demagnetizing the tape heads Maintenance After 20 to 30 hours of use, enough residual magnetism will have built up on the tape Cleaning the lens heads to begin to cause loss of high If the lens becomes dirty, it may cause a frequency sound and hiss.
200 mm from the objective lens surface on the Power output optical pick-up block with 7 mm aperture.) 4.5 W + 4.5 W (at 6 Ω, 10% harmonic distortion) Spindle speed Power requirements 200 r/min (rpm) to 500 r/min (rpm) (CLV)
If there are many folders or non-MP3 files on the disc, it may USABLE DISC FORMAT take a long time for play to begin or for the You can use ISO 9660 Level 1, Level 2 and next MP3 file to start play.
Timer MEGA BASS 21 falling asleep to music 22 Troubleshooting 27 about MP3 31 Batteries display 14 U, V, W, X, Y, Z for player 23 playing order 7 for remote 23 Using the display 14 P, Q Playing CD player 4...