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Pioneer DV-PT100 User Manual

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  • Page 1 DVD Player &VCR DV-PT100 Register Your Product on Operating Instructions...
  • Page 2 CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN The lightning flash with arrowhead, within CAUTION: The exclamation point within an equilateral an equilateral triangle, is intended to alert TO PREVENT THE RISK OF ELECTRIC triangle is intended to alert the user to the the user to the presence of uninsulated SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR presence of important operating and...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS READ INSTRUCTIONS — All the safety and GROUNDING OR POLARIZATION OBJECT AND LIQUID ENTRY — Never push operating instructions should be read before the • If this product is equipped with a polarized objects of any kind into this product through product is operated.
  • Page 4 When you find it Plug the power cord into an AC outlet, set the STANDBY/ON damaged, ask your nearest PIONEER authorized switch to ON and leave the unit at room temperature until service center or your dealer for a replacement.
  • Page 5: Features

    Features DVD/CD Player/Video Cassette Recorder • DVD/CD player with Video Cassette Recorder - Unique space saving design combines a DVD/CD player and a Hi-Fi Video cassette recorder. The DVD disc has much more capacity, but is the same size as the audio CD disc. Picture quality is higher than Super VHS.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Contents Features ..............5 Changing soundtrack language ......25 Contents ..............6 Subtitles ............25 Parts and functions ..........7 Karaoke playback ..........25 Remote control ............8 Changing angles ..........26 Power source ............9 Title selection ............ 26 Basic connections ..........
  • Page 7: Parts And Functions

    Parts and functions Front VCR/DVD mode selector button PLAY button STOP button OPEN/CLOSE button Cassette Loading Slot Disc tray VCR EJECT button CHANNEL Display window DVD indicator STANDBY/ON button buttons REW (Rewind) button REC button AUDIO L (MONO)/R/ VIDEO INPUT jacks VCR indicator Remote sensor FF (Fast Forward) button...
  • Page 8: Remote Control

    Remote control STANDBY/ON [9] DVD/VCR [9] DVD OPEN/CLOSE [24] VCR EJECT [17] TIMER REC [20] 0 – 9 [16] INPUT SELECT [22] PROGRESSIVE [32] DISPLAY [15] [25] RETURN [23] SETUP [23] TOP MENU [26] VCR MENU [14] ENTER [14] TRK/SET + / – [14] Cursor Buttons [23] DVD MENU [26] CANCEL [21]...
  • Page 9: Power Source

    Remote control / Power source Inserting Batteries Open the battery Insert two AAA/R03 batteries into Close the cover. the battery compartment following compartment cover on the back of the remote control. the indications (+,–) inside the compartment. Battery precautions Incorrect use of batteries can result in hazards such as leakage and bursting. Please observe the following: •...
  • Page 10: Basic Connections

    Before making or changing any rear panel connections, make sure that Basic connections all components are switched off and unplugged from the wall outlet. Antenna to DVD/VCR connection DVD/VCR to TV connection The DVD/VCR must be connected “between” the antenna and After you have connected the antenna to the DVD/VCR, you the TV.
  • Page 11: Cable Tv Connections

    CABLE TV connections Many cable companies offer services permitting reception of extra channels including pay or subscription channels. This DVD/ VCR has an extended tuning range and can be tuned to most cable channels without using a cable company supplied converter box, except for those channels which are intentionally scrambled.
  • Page 12: Playback Connections

    Playback connections The exact arrangement you use to interconnect various video and audio components to the DVD/VCR is dependent on the model and features of each component. Check the Owner's Manual provided with each component for the location of video and audio inputs and outputs.
  • Page 13 Connect to a Stereo Amplifier with Audio Output You can enjoy high quality audio by connecting the audio output to your amplifier. Connect the AUDIO OUT jacks to any line-level inputs (such as AUX, DVD, CD, etc.) of an audio amplifier. DVD/VCR Stereo Amplifier Audio (L) Output...
  • Page 14: Setting Up The Vcr Section

    Setting up the VCR section Setting the video channel Setting the language To view playback of a recorded tape or DVD disc, or to You can choose from three different languages watch a program selected by the VCR's channel (English, French and Spanish) for the on-screen displays. selector, the TV must be set to channel 3 or 4 (video channel).
  • Page 15: Auto Clock Setting

    Press SET + or – to select your time zone, then press Auto clock setting ENTER. The Auto Clock function will automatically set the built- in clock (Month, Day, Year and Time) when the DVD/ ATLANTIC GMT – 4 hours VCR is connected to an Antenna or Cable system and it (GMT: Greenwich Mean Time) is turned off.
  • Page 16: Manual Clock Setting

    Manual clock setting Automatic memory tuning The VCR can receive a maximum of 181 channels by You must set the date and time manually for Timer presetting the channels into memory. Recordings, ON/OFF Timer and Daylight Saving Time if the Auto Clock process did not set them correctly. In the “CH SETUP”...
  • Page 17: Tape Playback Operation

    Tape playback operation Loading and Unloading a cassette tape Cassette tape playback Load a prerecorded tape (When loading a cassette tape Use only video cassette tapes marked without the erase prevention tab, playback will start auto- Loading matically). Push the center of the tape until it is automatically retracted To start playback into the unit.
  • Page 18: Zero Return Function

    Slow Motion ZERO RETURN function During playback press SLOW. This function makes tape-rewinding stop at the counter To return to playback: Press PLAY or SLOW. 00:00:00 position automatically. Slow tracking and vertical lock adjustment Press DISPLAY. If noise bars appear in the picture during slow motion, press The counter display shows the tape the TRK + or –...
  • Page 19: Recording

    Recording Recording a TV program To stop recording Press STOP to stop recording. Recording and viewing the same TV program. “ ” will appear on screen for about 4 seconds. Load a cassette tape with the erase prevention tab intact. The unit will automatically turn on.
  • Page 20: One-Touch Timer Recording (Otr)

    One-touch Timer Recording (OTR) Timer recording Timer recording can be programmed on-screen with the The One-touch Timer Recording feature provides a remote control. The built-in timer allows automatic simple and convenient way to make a timed recording. unattended recording of up to 8 programs within 1 month. Example: One-touch Timer Recording for 30 minutes.
  • Page 21 Timer recording special case Confirmation / Cancellation of the Timer recording Weekly (e.g. WKL-TU: each Tuesday) or daily (e.g. MO-SA: Monday to Saturday) Timer recording. If the Timer has been activated, press TIMER REC to Follow the procedure of timer recording on the previous page. deactivate the Timer.
  • Page 22: Advanced Function Of Vcr Section

    Advanced function of VCR section Stereo recording and playback Duplicating a video tape The VHS Hi-Fi audio system permits high fidelity record- If you connect the VCR to another VCR or camcorder, you ing of MTS STEREO TV broadcasts. can duplicate a previously recorded tape. Make all connections before turning on the power.
  • Page 23: Disc Playback Operation

    Disc playback operation Disc Setting setup language This unit applies to DVD discs from Region 1 or Region ALL. The setup language can be selected. The loaded Disc (DVD, Audio-CD and CD-R/RW (MP3/WMA/ JPEG-CD)) will be recognized automatically. Press DVD/VCR to se- No Disc The suitable Disc-formats are: DVD, DVD-R/RW of DVD Video lect the DVD mode.
  • Page 24: Playback Procedure

    Playback procedure Each press of F.FWD will increase the speed of the search (x2), (x4), (x8), (x20). Press DVD OPEN/CLOSE. • To resume normal playback, press PLAY. The disc tray will open. Review Playback Place a disc onto the tray. Press REW during normal playback.
  • Page 25: Locating Desired Scene

    Changing soundtrack language Locating desired scene Use the title, chapter and time recorded on the disc to You can select the language when you play a multilingual locate the desired point to play back. disc. To check the title, chapter and time, press DISPLAY. (see Press AUDIO during playback.
  • Page 26: Changing Angles

    Press ENTER once or twice to select “Chapter” or “Title”. Changing angles In case of CD, at first press to select “Repeat” and then When playing back a disc recorded with multi-angle facility, press ENTER once or twice to select “Track” or “All”. you can change the angle that you are viewing the scene from.
  • Page 27: Random Playback (Cd)

    WMA disc compatibility with this player is limited as follows: Random playback (CD) 1) Sampling Frequency: within 32 – 48 kHz 2) Bit Rate: within 48 – 192kbps Press PLAY MODE in Mono WMA files and WMA files (under 48kbps) cannot be Play Mode : Random the stop mode.
  • Page 28: Jpeg Cd Playback

    -/36 A file menu screen will appear CD-R -/72 --:-- A file menu screen will CD-R Collection Pops on the TV screen. appear on the TV screen. Pic-1 Pic-8 Japan flower Pic-2 Pic-9 Bay Bridge Lies and Truth- Press to select folder. Press to select folder.
  • Page 29: Setting The Jpeg Interval

    Setting the JPEG Interval You can continuously play back all JPEG files automatically. Press SETUP in the stop Language Picture Sound Parental Other mode. Press to select “Picture”, then press ENTER. /Enter/Setup/Return Language Picture Sound Parental Other Press to select “JPEG Interval”.
  • Page 30: Advanced Function Of Dvd Section

    Advanced function of DVD section Temporary disabling of rating level Parental control by DVD disc Some discs are specified not suitable for children. Such discs can be prevented from play back with the unit. Depending on the DVD disc, the disc may try to temporarily cancel the rating level that you have set.
  • Page 31: Setting Language

    Setting language Setting the aspect ratio of TV screen You can select the language of the disc menu messages You can select the aspect ratio for your TV. of DVDs. Press SETUP in the stop mode. Press SETUP in the stop mode. Press to select “Picture”.
  • Page 32: Setting On Screen Display

    Setting on screen display Progressive scan On screen display can be switched on or off when you The unit supports the Progressive scanning system as press the DISPLAY button. well as the conventional interlaced scanning system. If your TV is equipped with component jacks which Press SETUP in the stop mode.
  • Page 33: Language Code List

    Language code list Enter the appropriate code number for the initial settings “Menu”, “Subtitle” and/or “Audio” (see page 31). Language Name Code Language Name Code Language Name Code Language Name Code Abkhazian 1112 Fiji 1620 Lingala 2224 Singhalese 2919 Afar 1111 Finnish 1619...
  • Page 34: Problems And Troubleshooting

    Sometimes the trouble may lie in another component. Investigate the other components and electrical appliances being used. If the trouble cannot be rectified even after checking the points below, ask your nearest Pioneer authorized service center or your dealer to carry out repair work.
  • Page 35: Video Head Cleaning

    Problems and troubleshooting / Video head cleaning SYMPTOMS POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS PAGE No 4:3 (16:9) picture. • The setup does not match your TV. No on-screen display. • Select Display On. No surround sound. • The setup does not match your stereo system. The unit or remote operation key is •...
  • Page 36: Screen Sizes And Disc Formats

    This player is designed for use with conventional, fully circular discs only. Use of shaped discs is not recommended for this product. Pioneer disclaims all liability arising in connection with the use of shaped discs.
  • Page 37: Cleaning The Pickup Lens

    Pioneer-authorized service suitable location for it: center. Although lens cleaners for CD players are Do...
  • Page 38: Specifications

    Specifications GENERAL Power supply: AC 120V 60Hz Power consumption: Operation: 18W Stand by: 2W Weight: 7.7 lbs (3.5 kg) Dimensions: Width : 16-15/16 inches (430 mm) Height : 3-7/8 inches (99 mm) Depth : 9-3/8 inches (237 mm) Inputs/Outputs: Video: In: 1 Vp-p/75 ohm Out: 1 Vp-p/75 ohm Audio:...
  • Page 39 We Want You Listening For A Lifetime Used wisely, your new sound equipment will provide a lifetime of fun and enjoyment. Since hearing damage from loud noise is often undetectable until it is too late, this manufacturer and the Electronic Industries Association’s Selecting fine audio equipment such as the unit Consumer Electronics Group recommend you avoid you’ve just purchased is only the start of your...
  • Page 40 253 Alexandra Road, #04-01, Singapore 159936 TEL: 656-472-1111 PIONEER ELECTRONICS AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD. 178-184 Boundary Road, Braeside, Victoria 3195, Australia, TEL: (03) 9586-6300 PIONEER ELECTRONICS DE MEXICO S.A. DE C.V. Blvd.Manuel Avila Camacho 138 10 piso Col.Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico,D.F. 11000 TEL: 55-9178-4270 K002E Printed in Thailand <VRB1362-A>...

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