You can set [DTV Caption], [DTV Caption Style],
[DTV Caption Option] and [DTV Audio] options only while
viewing digital TV.
Select a language for the Setup menu and
Disc Menu / Audio / Subtitle
[Original]: Refers to the original language in
which the disc was recorded.
[Others]: To select another language, press num-
ber buttons then ENTER to enter the
corresponding 4-digit number according to the
language code list in the reference chapter (see
page 48). If you enter the wrong language code,
[OFF] (for Disc Subtitle): Turn off Subtitle.
The appearance of Audio and Subtitle not only
depended on the setting of Home Menu when play
a DVD disc; it depends on what languages of audio
and subtitle were pre-recorded in the disc also.
For some of DVD movies, the audio cannot be
changed by set the Home Menu, but you have to
access the DVD disc menu with 'Disc menu/list'
button (on remote control) to change the language
Digital channels sometimes provide caption, often in a
different language. You can set a default caption lan-
guage with this setting. If you select [Off], DTV
Caption is not displayed. This unit cannot record the
DTV caption in DVD mode.
DTV caption will appear only if provided by the
If available, you can also select a caption language
while viewing digital TV viewing, press SUBTITLE
If captions are available, the DTV caption icon (
appears on the channel information display to indi-
cate that you can select one of those captions with
the SUBTITLE button.
Analog Caption is not displayed on this Recorder.
If your TV has the Analog Caption function, you can
switch the Analog Caption using the TV. If analog
and digital caption is overlapped on the TV screen,
switch off one of two captions.
DTV Caption Style
Selects the style for caption.
[Set by program] Default caption type provided by a
broadcaster is shown when captions appear.
[Custom] Customized text is shown when captions
appear. Use [DTV Caption Option] to customize the
DTV Caption Option
You can set [DTV Caption Option] only when [DTV
Caption Style] is selected in [Custom].
Font: Selects the font type for captions.
Size: Selects the font size for captions.
Color: Selects the font color for captions.
Opacity: Selects the font opacity for captions.
- Solid: The text is solid (without any transparency).
- Flash: The text blinks once a second.
- Transparent: The text is transparent (In this case,
whatever the color is, the color does not affect the
- Translucent: The text is translucent.
BG (Background) Color: Selects the background
color for captions.
BG (Background) Opacity: Selects the back-
ground opacity for captions.
- Solid: The text background color is solid (without
- Flash: The text background color blinks once a
- Transparent: The text background color is trans-
parent (In this case, whatever the background
color is, the color does not affect the captions.).
- Translucent: The text background color is
Edge Type: Selects the edge type for captions.
- None: The text has no edge.
- Raised: The text is raised.
- Depressed: The text is depressed.
- Uniform: The text has a uniform edge.
- Left Shadow: The text has a left-shadow edge.
- Right Shadow: The text has a right-shadow edge.
Edge Color: Selects the edge color for captions.
Digital channels sometimes provide multiple audio
tracks, often in a different language. You can set a
default audio language with this setting.
If provided by the broadcaster, the
Multiple Audio Icon) appears on the channel informa-
tion display to indicate that you can select one of
those audio languages with the AUDIO button.
(See page 23)