*_ ISO 9660 Format
The most common
logical format of files and folders on a CD ROM.
There are several specification
levels. In Level I, file
must be in the 8.3 format
(no more than eight
in the extension
".MP3'') and in capital
letters. Folder names can be no longer than eight
There can be no more than eight nested
folder levels. Level 2 specifications
allow file names
up to 31 characters
Each folder can have up to 8 trees.
For Joliet or Romeo in the expansion
sure of the contents of the writing
*_ Multi Session
This is a recording
that enables adding
data using the Track-At
CDs begin at a CD control area called the Lead-in
and end at an area called Lead-out.
A Multi Session
CD is a CD having multiple
fi'om Lead in to Lead out regarded
CD EXTRA: A flormat in which
CD DA (audio) data
in the tracks of session
1 and COlnputer
data in the tracks of session 2.
Mixed CD: A format
in which computer
in the first track and CD DA (audio) data in
tracks within a session.
• With formats other than ISO 9660 level 1, folder names or
file names may not be displayed correctly.
• When naming, be sure to add the file extension ".MP3'' to
the file name.
• If you up the extension ".MP3" to a file other than MP3, the
trait cannot recognize the file properly and will generate
random noise that could damage your speakers.
• The fiollowing discs take a longer time to start playback.
a disc recorded with complicated tree structure.
a disc recorded in Multi Session.
a disc to which data can be added (non finalized disc).
Cautions when playing a disc that is recorded in Multi
CD DA (audio) data or MP3 files stored on a Multi Session
CD may be subject to some restrictions on playback.
If the disc begins with a CD DA session, it is recognized
as a CD DA (audio) disc, and playback continues tmtil an
MP3 session is encotmtered.
If the disc begins with an MP3 session, it is recognized as
an MP3 disc. and playback continues tmtil a CD DA
(audio) session is encountered.
The playback range of an MP3 disc is determined by the
tree structure of files produced by analyzing of the disc.
A disc with a mixed CD fbrmat will be recognized as a
CD DA (audio) disc.
The playback order of the MP3 files
order of the folders and files is as
MP3 file (tracks)
• A fblder that does not include an MP3 file is skipped.
We recommend that you make only one or two trees fior
• Maximum folder ntunber: 150 (including root folder and
• Maximtun total number of MP3 files and folders: 300
• The CD player can play the MP3 files in a fiolder whose
depth in the foMer tree is up to 8.
To specify a desired playback order, befiore the fiolder or file
name. input the order by number (e.g., "01", "02"), then
record contents onto a disc. (The order differs depending on
the writing software.)