Sharp BD-HP80U Operation Manual

Sharp BD-HP80U Operation Manual

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The Spanish Quick Guide is included at the end of this operation manual. (See ES-1 – ES-8.)
Le guide rapide en espagnol est inclus à la fin de ce mode d'emploi. (Voir ES-1 – ES-8.)
La Guía Rápida en Español se incluye al final de este manual de manejo. (Consulte ES-1 – ES-8.)


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  • Page 1 BD-HP80U BLU-RAY DISC/DVD PLAYER OPERATION MANUAL MODE D'EMPLOI LECTEUR DE DISQUES BLU-RAY/DVD The Spanish Quick Guide is included at the end of this operation manual. (See ES-1 – ES-8.) Le guide rapide en espagnol est inclus à la fin de ce mode d’emploi. (Voir ES-1 – ES-8.) La Guía Rápida en Español se incluye al final de este manual de manejo.
  • Page 3: Introduction

    OPERATION MANUAL ENGLISH For future reference, record the model and serial number Model No.: (located on the rear of the product) in the space provided. Serial No.: Introduction SAFETY INFORMATION This symbol warns the user of uninsulated voltage within the unit that can cause dangerous electric shocks.
  • Page 4: Safety Information

    SAFETY INFORMATION FCC Compliance Statement This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 5: Dear Sharp Customer

    DEAR SHARP CUSTOMER Thank you for your purchase of the SHARP Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player. To ensure safety and many years of trouble-free operation of your product, please read the Important Safety Instructions carefully before using this product. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Electricity is used to perform many useful functions, but it can also cause personal injuries and property damage if improperly handled.
  • Page 6: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS • Water and Moisture—Do not use this product near water - for example, near a bath tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub; in a wet basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like. • Stand—Do not place the product on an unstable cart, stand, tripod or table.
  • Page 7: Precautions

    PRECAUTIONS Precautions on viewing stereoscopic 3D images • Do not view stereoscopic 3D images if you have a history of photosensitivity, heart disease or poor health. This may cause the symptoms to worsen. • If you experience any health problems such as fatigue and discomfort while viewing stereoscopic 3D images, immediately discontinue viewing.
  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Indicators on the Player ......... 23 Language Setting ............24 Settings Changing the on-screen display language ....24 Operating a SHARP TV Using the Remote Control ..24 SETTINGS ............39–51 TV function control ..........24 Common operations ........... 39 Turning Off the Indicator Lights........24 Basic Operation for Playback Setting ......
  • Page 9: Contents

    Contents Version ................ 42 System ............... 42 Communication Setup .......... 43–46 When using a LAN Cable ........43 What to do first: When using Wireless LAN ........ 44–45 Refer to “Getting Started” (p. 13) to prepare The operation procedure for inputting characters for using this player.
  • Page 10: What Would You Like To Do With This Player

    What would you like to do with this Player? Watch high quality movies on Blu-ray Enjoy BD-LIVE functions through the discs Internet This Player offers full high-definition Blu-ray disc This Player is compatible with BD-LIVE. You can playback. enjoy bonus content such as movie trailers through the Internet when playing back BD-Video discs Video/Picture/Music Playback (p.
  • Page 11: About Media Types

    About Media Types • BD/DVD video players and discs have region codes, which Blu-ray Disc dictate the regions in which a disc can be played. This Player's region code is A for BD and 1 for DVD. (Discs Blu-ray Disc is the ultimate next generation optical marked ALL will play in any player.) media format, offering the following key features: •...
  • Page 12 About Media Types The following CD-RW/R discs cannot be played. About files/folders for Still images • Discs on which data has not been recorded cannot be (JPEG files) and audio data (MP3 files) played back. You can play still images (JPEG files) /audio data (MP3 files) •...
  • Page 13: About Disc Contents

    About Media Types About Disc Contents DTS is a digital sound system developed by DTS, Inc. for use in cinemas. BD Video Linear PCM Linear PCM is a signal recording format used for Audio Enjoy BD-specific functions including BONUSVIEW (BD-ROM CDs and on some DVD and Blu-ray discs.
  • Page 14: Important Information

    • Never use commercially available cleaning discs. The use of these discs can damage the lens. • Request the nearest service center approved by SHARP to clean the lens. Warnings about dew formation • Condensation may form on pick up lens or disc in the following conditions: ®...
  • Page 15: Getting Started

    Getting Started Step 1: Unpacking Make sure the following accessories are provided with the product. Remote control unit AC cord “AAA” size battery (g2) Page 22 Page 23 AC adapter Pages 16 and 22 Page 23 WARNING: The AC adapter and AC cord supplied with this player must not be used with other equipment. AC adapters and AC cords other than the ones supplied must not be used with this player.
  • Page 16: Major Components

    Major Components Main Unit (Front) NOTE When you insert or remove a USB memory device, be sure to turn the main power off. Remote control sensor “Top” (p. 17) POWER (ON/STANDBY) indicator USB terminal (p. 32) (p. 23) BD/DVD/CD mode indicator (p. 23) POWER (p.
  • Page 17: Main Unit (Rear)

    Major Components Main Unit (Rear) Model label Cooling fan OPTICAL DIGITAL AUDIO OUT terminal (p. 19) The cooling fan operates while the HDMI OUT terminal (p. 18) power to the Player is on. ETHERNET terminal (p. 20) Terminal cover (p. 17) Screw holes for VESA 75 Mount Selector switch for Remote control Screw size: M4 (Maximum length = Mount plate thickness + 6 mm)
  • Page 18: Remote Control Unit

    Major Components Remote Control Unit POWER (p. 23) m EJECT (p. 27) TOP MENU/TITLE LIST (pp. 28, 30) DISPLAY (pp. 27, 35) Cursor buttons (a/b/c/d), ENTER (pp. 24, 39) EXIT (p. 39) A (Red), B (Green), C (Blue), D (Yellow) (pp.
  • Page 19: Player Setup Orientation

    Player setup orientation Removing and replacing the Securing bracket for the HDMI cable terminal cover The terminal cover has a securing bracket to prevent breakage of the HDMI cable. When the HDMI cable is not passed straight through the securing bracket, the Before connecting the player to a TV, the AC adapter, terminal cover cannot be closed.
  • Page 20: Connection

    Connection Video Connection Connecting to the HDMI Terminal • You can enjoy high quality digital picture and sound through the HDMI terminal. • When you use AQUOS LINK, make sure to use a certified HDMI cable. • For details on digital audio output formats (PCM/bitstream), refer to the digital audio output format selection table on page 51.
  • Page 21: Audio Connection

    Audio Connection Connecting to the Digital Audio Terminal • You can connect audio equipment or the TV to the OPTICAL DIGITAL AUDIO OUT terminal. • For details on digital audio output formats (PCM/bitstream), refer to the digital audio output format selection table on page 51.
  • Page 22: Broadband Internet Connection

    Internet environment. To LAN terminal NOTE • Use a LAN cable/router supporting 10BASE-T/100BASE- • SHARP cannot guarantee that all brands’ hubs will operate with this player. Internet Modem Hub or broadband router Example of a Broadband Internet Connection After connecting •...
  • Page 23: Internet Connection (Wireless Lan)

    Broadband Internet Connection • Set the wireless router/access point to Infrastructure mode. Ad-hoc mode is not supported. • SHARP cannot guarantee that all brands’ wireless routers will operate with this player. After connecting • Perform the communication settings. (Pages 43–46) •...
  • Page 24: Playback

    Playback Before Starting Playback Loading the Batteries in the Approximate operating range of Remote Control remote control You can select the remote control sensor from “Front” Hold in the tab on the battery cover and pull the or “Top” depending on the orientation of the player and cover towards the direction of the arrow.
  • Page 25: Connecting The Ac Adapter

    Before Starting Playback Connecting the AC adapter Turning the power on Press POWER on the remote control or on the Player Plug the AC adapter cord in to the DC IN to turn on the power of the Player. terminal on the rear of the Player. •...
  • Page 26: Language Setting

    Before Starting Playback Operating a SHARP TV Using the Language Setting Remote Control The Universal Remote Control may operate the basic functions of the SHARP TV. TV function control Changing the on-screen display language Press HOME to display the menu screen.
  • Page 27: Using Aquos Link

    What is AQUOS LINK? Using the HDMI CEC (Consumer Electronics Control), with AQUOS LINK you can interactively operate this player with your SHARP AQUOS TV. What you can do with AQUOS LINK Press 3D to change to the 3D mode.
  • Page 28: Control Panel

    Before Starting Playback Major functions of each button icon Control Panel This function allows you to operate this player using • Display the pop-up menu screen POP-UP the TV remote control by displaying the control panel for BD video and the menu screen MENU on the TV screen.
  • Page 29: Video/Picture/Music Playback

    Video/Picture/Music Playback NOTE Loading a Disc/Ejecting a Disc • The disc load time may vary depending on the disc. Regarding playback of BD video discs • Some of the newly released BD video discs cannot be played back unless you update the player software to the latest version.
  • Page 30: Bd/Dvd Menus

    Video/Picture/Music Playback BD/DVD Menus Using the disc menu • This section explains how to play back a BD/DVD DVD VIDEO video disc with a top menu, disc menu or pop-up menu. Example: Select “SUBTITLE LANGUAGE”. • The titles listed in the top menu and a disc guide (for Press TOP MENU/TITLE LIST.
  • Page 31: Enjoying Bonusview Or Bd-Live

    NOTE ray discs by connecting to the Internet. You can enjoy • SHARP cannot guarantee that all brands’ USB memory the download of bonus features such as latest movie devices will operate with this player. trailers to the USB memory device, communication •...
  • Page 32: Dvd-R/-Rw (Vr Format) / Bd-Re/-R (Bdav Format) Playback

    Video/Picture/Music Playback DVD-R/-RW (VR format) / BD-RE/-R Playback by selecting a title (BDAV format) Playback Load a recorded disc. DVD-R DVD-RW BD-RE BD-R • Disc playback will begin automatically. • Playback begins from the first title. You can play back a recorded disc (DVD: VR format Press H STOP.
  • Page 33: Audio Cd Playback

    Video/Picture/Music Playback Audio CD Playback To skip the track during playback Press KSKIP or LSKIP/l. AUDIO CD Press KSKIP to skip backward. • This Player can play back audio CDs. Press LSKIP/l to skip forward. • • For a description of other playback functions, refer to “Playback Functions”...
  • Page 34: Audio Data (Mp3 File) Playback

    Video/Picture/Music Playback Press ENTER to play back the selected file. Audio Data (MP3 File) Playback • Playback of the selected file will begin. CD-R CD-RW DVD-R DVD-RW This Player can play back audio data (MP3 files) recorded on CD-R/RW discs, DVD-R/RW discs and USB memory devices.
  • Page 35: Displaying Still Images (Jpeg Files)

    Video/Picture/Music Playback NOTE Displaying Still Images (JPEG files) • Thumbnail data will be displayed when JPEG files from a digital camera contain thumbnail data. CD-R CD-RW DVD-R DVD-RW • An icon will be displayed for JPEG files which do not contain thumbnail data.
  • Page 36: Playback Functions

    Playback Functions Pause/Frame Advance Playback BD VIDEO BD-R BD-RE DVD VIDEO DVD-R DVD-RW The Pause function is enabled when F PAUSE is pressed during playback. (If you are playing back an audio CD, audio data [MP3 files] or still images [JPEG files], these will also pause.) The Frame Advance Playback function is enabled when L SKIP/l is pressed during pause.
  • Page 37: Repeat Playback Of A Title Or Chapter (Repeat Playback)

    Playback Functions Repeat Playback of a Title or Partial Repeat Playback (Repeat Chapter (Repeat Playback) Playback of a Specified Part) BD VIDEO BD-R BD-RE DVD VIDEO DVD-R DVD-RW AUDIO CD DVD VIDEO DVD-R DVD-RW AUDIO CD Press REPEAT during playback. Press a/b to select “Scene Selection”, then Play back the title or chapter you want to repeat.
  • Page 38: Displaying The Audio Information

    Playback Functions Displaying the Audio Information Switching the Angle You can display the audio information on the disc BD VIDEO DVD VIDEO currently being played back by pressing AUDIO. If multiple angles are recorded, you can switch • The displayed contents vary depending on the disc. between them.
  • Page 39: Settings During Playback

    Settings During Playback Function control operation Function Control procedure BD VIDEO BD-R BD-RE DVD VIDEO DVD-R DVD-RW AUDIO CD This allows you to adjust various settings at once, like subtitles, angle settings and the title selection for Direct Playback. You can adjust the video and audio to suit your preferences.
  • Page 40: Functions Which Can Be Set

    Settings During Playback Functions which can be set Title/Track Number (Direct Title/Track Skip) • Shows the title number being played back (or track number when playing back an audio CD). You can skip to the start of the title (or track). •...
  • Page 41: Settings

    Settings SETTINGS Common operations The “menu” enables various audio/visual settings and adjustments on the functions using the remote control unit. You need to call up the On Screen Display to perform settings for this player. The following is the explanation for the basic operations of the “menu”.
  • Page 42: Audio Video Settings

    SETTINGS Audio Video Settings Audio Out This lets you set the digital audio output format TV Aspect Ratio according to the capabilities of the connected audio equipment. You can set the screen aspect ratio of the connected • To listen to the secondary audio of Blu-ray discs, select TV, and adjust the video output.
  • Page 43: Smart Settings

    SETTINGS Smart Settings Playback Setting Auto Power Off Parental Control This sets the Player so that power is automatically shut This lets you set the Parental Control for BD-ROM/ off if playback is stopped and you do not perform any DVD-video depending on the disc content.
  • Page 44: On Screen Language

    SETTINGS On Screen Language Password Setting This sets the password for setting or changing the You can set the language you want to display on the Parental Control Level. screen. Item Item English, Español, Français Yes: Enter the 4-digit number. NOTE Version •...
  • Page 45: Communication Setup

    SETTINGS For setting the IP address, press c/d to select Communication Setup “Yes” or “No”, then press ENTER. This allows you to perform and/or change the Do you obtain the IP address communication settings and select the type of Internet automatically? connection from Cable or Wireless (built-in).
  • Page 46: When Using Wireless Lan

    SETTINGS Press a/b to select “desired access point” or When using Wireless LAN “Other Network”, then press ENTER. • For access points which are set to hide the SSID using the wireless router, select “Other Network” to CAUTION set the access point. •...
  • Page 47 SETTINGS Select “Next”, then press ENTER. For testing after confirming the settings, select “Test”, then press ENTER. • If the test has failed, an error message appears. Retry to perform the settings after checking that the connection (page 21) is performed properly. Confirm your setting.
  • Page 48: The Operation Procedure For Inputting Characters Manually

    SETTINGS Repeat the step 3 to display all of the desired The operation procedure for characters/numbers in the input field. inputting characters manually Example: The screen for inputting numeric characters NOTE • Numeric characters such as IP address can be entered on Numeric the input screen either by selecting each of the characters Edit...
  • Page 49: Usb Memory Management

    USB memory device NOTE: using a PC. • SHARP cannot guarantee that all brands’ USB memory Press a/b to select “Yes”, then press ENTER. devices will operate with this player. • Only USB memory devices formatted with FAT 32/16 Start the process.
  • Page 50: Software Update Settings

    SETTINGS During access to the network and checking the Software Update Settings latest version of firmware, “Accessing” blinks. • The current version of this unit software and the latest In this player, the software version can be updated version of the update file on the network are displayed using either one of the following methods.
  • Page 51: Manual Update From Usb Memory Device

    USB memory visit If device you have any questions, please call 1-800-BE- SHARP (800-237-4277). • When software update data is released, copy the data onto a USB memory device after downloading it to a PC. Press POWER to turn on the power.
  • Page 52 SETTINGS The current version of this unit software and the When the software is successfully updated, a version of the update file on the USB memory device screen is displayed indicating that the update are displayed. To update this player software with process is completed.
  • Page 53: Digital Audio Output Selection Formats

    SETTINGS Digital Audio Output Selection Formats Audio Stream Output Setup Definition terminal Dolby Dolby Dolby DTS-HD DTS-HD Digital Digital TrueHD Plus HDMI OUT Decodes Primary, Secondary 7.1ch 7.1ch and Effect audio streams together into PCM audio. OPTICAL PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch PCM 2ch...
  • Page 54: Streaming Content

    Streaming content Playing back streaming content Press HOME to display the menu screen. Instantly Watching Movies from Netflix • The same operation can be performed by pressing ENTER after selecting the HOME icon on the Wall Paper screen. Please check that the most current software is Press a/b to select “e-Contents”, then press loaded on this player by using the software update d or ENTER.
  • Page 55: Enjoying Movies And Internet Application With Vudu

    Playing back streaming content Enjoying Movies and Internet Application with VUDU You can enjoy moves and Internet applications with VUDU. VUDU Movies is the leading HD on-demand video service. VUDU Movies is built into your BD Player and utilizes your existing Internet connection to deliver the highest quality on-demand video available today.
  • Page 56: Vudu

    Playing back streaming content If the Settings on the PC Are Incorrect Troubleshooting - VUDU The screen as shown below will be displayed. Following the instructions on the screen, send e-mail VUDU cannot be accessed. again and make all the necessary settings. •...
  • Page 57: Enjoying Pandora Radio

    Playing back streaming content Using your PC, visit website address you have Enjoying Pandora radio noted in step 5. Complete the Pandora registration process with You can instantly listen to personalized radio stations, the activation code you have noted in step 5. streamed over the Internet, from Pandora via this On your player, press ENTER to complete the player.
  • Page 58: Appendix

    Appendix Troubleshooting The following problems do not always suggest a defect or malfunction of this Player. Refer to the problems and lists of possible solutions below before calling for service. Power Problem Possible causes and solutions The Player power cannot be turned •...
  • Page 59 Troubleshooting Picture Problem Possible causes and solutions No picture. • Make sure that the cables are connected correctly. (Page 18) • Make sure that the connected TV or the AV receiver is set to the correct input. (Page 18) • Take out the disc and clean it.
  • Page 60: To Reset This Player

    Since all settings including the language setting stored in memory are also reset when a reset has been performed, they must be set again. • When the problem persists even after performing a reset, unplug the AC cord and plug it in again. If this does not solve the problem, contact the nearest service center approved by SHARP.
  • Page 61: On-Screen Error Messages

    On-screen Error Messages The following messages appear on the TV screen in case of an error during operation. Error message Possible Error Suggested Solution Cannot play. • The disc cannot be played back with • Check the disc, and load it correctly. this Player.
  • Page 62: Specifications

    Specifications Specifications are subject to change without notice. General Power requirements DC 12V (with the supplied AC adapter) Power consumption (Normal) 16 W (with the supplied AC adapter at AC 120V, 60 HZ) Power consumption (Standby) 0.4 W (with the supplied AC adapter at AC 120V, 60 HZ) Approx.
  • Page 63 Specifications Wireless LAN (Internal antenna) Frequency band Draft 802.11n Radio: 2.4GHz 802.11g Radio: 2.4GHz 802.11b Radio: 2.4GHz 2.412 – 2.462GHz (channel 1–11) Modulation DBPSK @ 1Mbps DQPSK@ 2Mbps CCK@ 5.5/11 Mbps BPSK@ 6/9 Mbps QPSK@ 12/18Mbps 16-QAM@ 24/36 Mbps 64-QAM@ 48/54 Mbps and above, Rx up to 300Mbps Transport power and Tx output power: 11b 16.5 +/- 1 dBm...
  • Page 64: Glossary

    Glossary Ad-hoc mode (page 21) Chapter number (pages 37, 38) Ad-hoc mode is a wireless LAN communication Sections of a movie or a music feature that are smaller format. This performs direct communication between than titles. A title is composed of several chapters. equipment without an access point.
  • Page 65 Glossary DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential JPEG (pages 9, 10, 33) DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential is a lossless audio JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) is a still compression technology developed for the next image data compression format and is used in most of generation high definition optical disc format.
  • Page 66 Glossary Parental control (page 41) x.v.Color In some digital broadcasts and BD/DVD video discs, x.v.Color reproduces a greater range of color than a control level for disc viewing is set depending on before, showing almost all of the colors that the human the age of the viewer.
  • Page 67: Network Service Disclaimer

    Sharp shall not be liable to you or any third party for your failure to abide by such authorization or terms of use.
  • Page 68: About Software License

    The copyrights for the software components and various relevant documents included with this product that were developed or written by SHARP are owned by SHARP and are protected by the Copyright Act, international treaties, and other relevant laws. This product also makes use of freely distributed software and software components whose copyrights are held by third parties.
  • Page 69: Consumer Limited Warranty

    FROM STATE TO STATE. The warranties given herein shall be the sole and exclusive warranties granted by Sharp and shall be the sole and exclu- sive remedy available to the purchaser and only for the time periods set forth herein. No other representations or prom- ises made by anyone are permitted.
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  • Page 71 Guía Rápida en Español Para referencia en el futuro, escriba el modelo y el número N°. de modelo: de serie (que se encuentra en la parte trasera del producto) en el espacio facilitado. N°. de serie: INFORMACIÓN DE SEGURIDAD AVISO: PARA REDUCIR EL RIESGO DE INCENDÍO O ELECTROCHOQUE NO EXPONGA ESTE APARATO A LA HUMEDAD.
  • Page 72 Guía Rápida en Español INFORMACIÓN DE SEGURIDAD “ADVERTENCIA—Las reglas de la FCC (Comisión Federal de Comunicaciones) estipulan que cualquier modificación o cambio a este equipo no aprobado expresamente por el fabricante podrá anular la autorización del usuario para operar este equipo”. INFORMACIÓN Este equipo se ha sometido a todo tipo de pruebas y cumple con las normas establecidas para dispositivo digital de Clase B, de conformidad con la Parte 15 de las reglas de la FCC (Comisión Federal de...
  • Page 73: Precauciones De Seguridad Importantes

    Guía Rápida en Español ESTIMADO CLIENTE DE SHARP Gracias por haber adquirido el reproductor de disco Blu-ray/DVD SHARP. Para garantizar su seguridad y muchos años de uso sin problemas de su producto, por favor lea cuidadosamente las precauciones de seguridad importantes antes de usar este producto.
  • Page 74 Guía Rápida en Español PRECAUCIONES DE SEGURIDAD IMPORTANTES • Agua y humedad — No utilice este producto cerca del agua como, por ejemplo, una bañera, palangana, fregadero de cocina o lavadora; en un sótano húmedo; cerca de una piscina o un lugar similar. •...
  • Page 75 Guía Rápida en Español Accesorios Adaptador de ca Cable de ca Unidad de mando a Pila tamaño “AAA” (g2) distancia Cómo instalar las pilas Presione en la pestaña en la tapa de las pilas Introduzca la pestaña más pequeña de la tapa de las pilas en la abertura 1, y después y tire de la tapa en el sentido indicado por la flecha.
  • Page 76 Guía Rápida en Español Conexión Al terminal DC IN Adaptador de ca A la toma de ca Al terminal HDMI Cable HDMI (disponible en el comercio) Cable de ca Al terminal Enchufe el cable del adaptador de ca HDMI IN suministrado en el terminal DC IN en la parte trasera del reproductor.
  • Page 77 Guía Rápida en Español Menú Configuración El menú Configuración está compuesto por varios menús en los cuales pueden hacerse diversos ajustes relacionados con idioma, funciones de audio, imágenes, etc. El siguiente ajuste es el proceso básico. Preparación: • Encienda su televisor y cambie a la entrada AV apropiada (Consulte el manual de manejo de su televisor). •...
  • Page 78 Guía Rápida en Español Otras funciones de reproducción Las siguientes operaciones pudieran no estar disponibles dependiendo del disco/ contenido. Botones Descripciones F PAUSE Pausa en la reproducción. Durante la pausa, pulse dPLAY o F PAUSE nuevamente para reiniciar la reproducción. •...
  • Page 80 SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORATION Sharp Plaza, Mahwah, New Jersey 07495-1163 SHARP CORPORATION Printed in China Imprimé en Chine TINS-E958WJQZ 10P09-CH-NG <ORC9018-A>...

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