Download Print this page

Casio G-SHOCK TOUGH SOLAR GW-1401-2 Operation Manual

Hide thumbs


Getting Acquainted
Congratulations upon your selection of this CASIO watch. To get the most out of your
purchase, be sure to read this manual carefully and keep it on hand for later reference
when necessary.
Expose the watch to bright light to charge its battery before using it.
You can use this watch even as its battery is being charged by exposure to bright
• Be sure to read "Power Supply" for important information you need to know
when exposing the watch to bright light.
If the digital display of the watch is blank...
Digital display
Power saving on indicator
General Guide
• Press C to change from mode to mode.
• In any mode, press B to illuminate the face of the watch.
• The Battery Level Screen shows the current battery level. See "Battery Power
Levels" for more information.
Timekeeping Mode
Use the Timekeeping Mode to set and view the current time and date.
• In the Timekeeping Mode, press A to cycle through the digital time screens as
shown below.
2 seconds
Month. Day
Day of week
Setting the Digital Time and Date
This watch is preset with a number of city codes, each of which represents the time
zone where that city is located. When setting the digital time, it is important that you
select the correct city code for your Home City (the city where you normally use the
watch). If your location is not included in the preset city codes, select the preset city
code that is in the same time zone as your location.
• Note that all of the times for the World Time Mode city codes are displayed in
accordance with the digital time and date settings you configure in the Timekeeping
To set the digital time and date
3. Press C to move the flashing in the sequence shown below to select other settings.
City Code
4. When the setting you want to change is flashing, use D to change it as described
• The following steps explain how to configure timekeeping settings only.
To do this:
Change the city code
Toggle between Daylight Saving Time
) and Standard Time (
Toggle between 12-hour (
24-hour (
Reset the seconds to
Change the hour or minutes
Change the year
Change the month or day
Operation Guide 3357
If the Power Saving on indicator is flashing on the display,
it means that the Power Saving function has turned off the
display to conserve power. Power Saving automatically
turns off the display and enters a sleep state whenever
the watch is left for a certain period where it is dark.
• The initial factory default setting is Power Saving on.
• The watch will recover from the sleep state if you move it
to a well-lit area,
if you press any button, or if you angle
the watch towards your face for reading.
It can take up to two seconds for the display to turn on .
• See "Power Saving" for more information.
Battery Level Screen
Press C.
PM indicator
Press A.
Hour : Minutes
1. In the Timekeeping Mode, hold down A until the city
code starts to flash, which indicates the setting screen.
2. Press D to select the city code you want.
• Make sure you select your Home City code before
changing any other setting.
• See "City Code Table" for a complete list of available
city codes.
Do this:
Press D (east).
Press D.
Press D.
) and
) timekeeping
Press D.
Press D(to increase).
About This Manual
Hour hand
Minute hand
Digital display
World Time Mode
Hand Setting Mode
5. Press A to exit the setting screen.
• When you exit the setting screen, the analog hands are adjusted automatically to
match the digital time. See "Analog Timekeeping" for more information.
• See "Daylight Saving Time (DST)" for details about the DST setting.
• For information about specifying how long the face of the watch remains illuminated,
see "To specify the illumination duration".
• For details about configuring settings for the Power Saving feature, see "Power
Daylight Saving Time (DST)
Daylight Saving Time (summer time) advances the time setting by one hour from
Standard Time. Remember that not all countries or even local areas use Daylight
Saving Time.
To toggle the Timekeeping Mode digital time between DST and Standard Time
Analog Timekeeping
The analog time of this watch is synchronized with the digital time. The analog time
setting is adjusted automatically whenever you change the digital time.
• The hands for the analog timepiece move to adjust to a new setting whenever any of
the following occurs.
When you change the digital time setting
When you change the Home City code and/or DST setting
• If the analog time does not match the digital time for some reason, use the
procedure below to adjust the analog time to the digital time.
• Whenever you need to adjust both the digital and the analog time settings manually,
make sure you adjust the digital setting first.
• Depending on how much the hands have to move in order to adjust to the digital
time, it may take some time before they stop moving.
To adjust the analog time
• If you need to advance the analog time setting a long way, hold down D until the
time starts advancing at high speed, and then press B. This locks the high-speed
hand movement, so you can release the two buttons. High-speed hand movement
continues until you press any button. It will also stop automatically after the time
advances 12 hours or if an alarm starts to sound.
4. Press A to exit the setting screen.
• The minute hand will be adjusted slightly to match the seconds when you exit the
setting screen.
• To return to the Timekeeping Mode, press C.
• Button operations are indicated using the letters shown
in the illustration.
• Most of the display examples in this manual show only
the digital display, without the analog hands.
• Each section of this manual provides you with the
information you need to perform operations in each
mode. Further details and technical information can be
found in the "Reference" section.
Alarm Mode
Stopwatch Mode
1. In the Timekeeping Mode, hold down A until the city
code starts to flash, which indicates the setting screen.
2. Press C once and the DST setting screen appears.
3. Press D to toggle between Daylight Saving Time (
displayed) and Standard Time (
4. Press A to exit the setting screen.
• The DST indicator appears on the display to indicate
that Daylight Saving Time is turned on.
1. In the Timekeeping Mode, press C five times to enter
the Hand Setting Mode.
2. Hold down A until the current digital time starts to
flash, which indicates the analog time setting screen.
3. Press D to advance the analog time setting by 20
• Holding down D advances the analog time setting at
high speed.



  Related Manuals for Casio G-SHOCK TOUGH SOLAR GW-1401-2

  Summary of Contents for Casio G-SHOCK TOUGH SOLAR GW-1401-2

  • Page 1 MO0405-EA Operation Guide 3357 Getting Acquainted Congratulations upon your selection of this CASIO watch. To get the most out of your About This Manual purchase, be sure to read this manual carefully and keep it on hand for later reference •...
  • Page 2: World Time/Alarm/Stopwatch

    Operation Guide 3357 World Time Stopwatch World Time digitally displays the current time in 30 cities The stopwatch lets you measure elapsed time, split times, City code (29 time zones) around the world. and two finishes. • For full information on city codes, see the “City Code •...
  • Page 3: Power Supply

    Outdoor Sunlight (50,000 lux) 3 hours 54 hours 15 hours problems getting the special rechargeable battery to fully charge, contact your dealer or CASIO distributor about having it replaced. Sunlight Through a Window 9 hours 203 hours 56 hours • Never try to remove or replace the watch's special battery yourself. Use of the wrong (10,000 lux) type of battery can damage the watch.
  • Page 4: City Code Table

    Operation Guide 3357 Initial Screens When you enter the Timekeeping, World Time, or Alarm Mode, the data you were viewing when you last exited the mode appears first. Timekeeping • Resetting the seconds to while the current count is in the range of 30 to 59 causes the minutes to be increased by 1.

This manual is also suitable for: