Sharp DK-A10H Operation Manual
Sharp DK-A10H Operation Manual

Sharp DK-A10H Operation Manual

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To obtain the best performance from this product, please read this
manual carefully. It will guide you in operating your SHARP product.
The illustrations printed in this operation manual are for the model DK-A10H.


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  • Page 1 To obtain the best performance from this product, please read this manual carefully. It will guide you in operating your SHARP product. ® The illustrations printed in this operation manual are for the model DK-A10H. MUSIC SYSTEM FOR iPod MODEL...
  • Page 2 Where plug destroyed immediately and disposed of in a safe manner. this is not possible, please visit our web-site www. customersupport. Under no circumstances should the cut-off plug be inserted else-...
  • Page 3 If the product is used for business purposes and you want to discard it: Please contact your SHARP dealer who will inform you about the take-back of the product. You might be charged for the costs arising from take-back and recycling. Small products (and small amounts) might be taken back by your local collection facilities.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Special Note Contents DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Supply of this product does not convey a license nor imply any right Page to distribute content created with this product in revenue-generating General Information broadcast systems (terrestrial, satellite, cable and/or other distribu- Precautions ......... . 5 tion channels), revenue-generating streaming applications (via Inter- Controls and indicators .
  • Page 5: Precautions

    SHARP will not be held responsible for any damage resulting from use of this unit with a voltage other than that which is specified.
  • Page 6: Controls And Indicators

    Controls and indicators DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Top panel Reference page 1. iPod Dock ........15 2.
  • Page 7: Rear Panel

    DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Display 8 9 10 11 Reference page 1. Alarm Indicator ........30 2.
  • Page 8 Controls and indicators (continued) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Remote control Reference page 1. Remote Control Transmitter ......11 2. Function Button ........12 3.
  • Page 9: System Connections

    System connections DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Setting the FM/AM interval Make sure to unplug the AC power lead before any connections. The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has established that member coun- Aerial connection tries should maintain either a 10 kHz or 9...
  • Page 10: System Connections

    System connections (continued) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Connecting iPod to TV iPod photo and 5th Generation iPod with photo and video can be view by connecting to TV/monitor. If the TV/monitor has a video input, connect it to the VIDEO OUT socket on the rear of the unit.
  • Page 11: Remote Control

    Remote control DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Battery installation Notes concerning use: Replace the battery if the operating distance is reduced or if the This product contains a CR Coin Lithium Battery which contains operation becomes erratic. Purchase “CR 2025”, coin lithium Perchlorate Material – special handling may apply, California battery.
  • Page 12: General Control

    General control DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Volume control Main unit and remote control operation: Press the VOL (+ or –) button to increase or decrease the volume. 0 ..30 MAXIMUM E SOUND control When the E SOUND/DEMO button is pressed, the current mode set- ting will be displayed.
  • Page 13: Setting The Clock

    Setting the clock DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Press the button to adjust the minutes and then press the CLOCK button. Press the button once to advance the time by 1 minute. Hold it down to change the time in 5-minutes interval. To confirm the time display: [When the unit is in the stand-by mode or demonstration mode.]...
  • Page 14: Listening To The Ipod

    Listening to the iPod DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Supported iPod: iPod adaptor connection iPod nano (software 1.0 above) Choose the iPod adaptor that fits your iPod. Your iPod will fit snuggly iPod photo (software 1.0 above) into the correct adaptor. If your iPod is not mentioned below, an iPod iPod mini (software 1.2 above)
  • Page 15 DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) To insert iPod adaptor To remove iPod adaptor 1. Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power on. The iPod Hold this tip and pull as direction terminal door will automatically open when the display is on. protective cover main unit (top) shown to remove adaptor.
  • Page 16: Listening To The Ipod

    DK-A10H Listening to the iPod (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Various iPod functions iPod operation The operations described below depend on the generation of iPod Function Main unit Remote Operation you are using. control Play Press in the pause iPod dock door operation mode.
  • Page 17: Listening To A Cd Or Mp3/Wma Disc

    Listening to a CD or MP3/WMA disc DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) This system can play back a standard CD, CD-R/RW in the CD format and CD-R/RW with MP3 or WMA files, but cannot record on them. Some audio CD-R and CD-RW discs may not be playable due to the state of the disc or the device that was used for recording.
  • Page 18: Listening To A Cd Or Mp3/Wma Disc

    DK-A10H Listening to a CD or MP3/WMA disc (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Various disc functions Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power on. Function Main unit Remote Operation Press the CD button. control Insert the disc into the disc slot, label side up.
  • Page 19: Advanced Cd Or Mp3/Wma Disc Playback

    Advanced CD or MP3/WMA disc playback DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Repeat play Random play Repeat play can play all tracks on a disc, folder or a programmed The tracks on the disc can be played in random order automatically. sequence continuously. To random play:...
  • Page 20: Cd Or Mp3/Wma Disc Playback

    DK-A10H Advanced CD or MP3/WMA disc playback (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Programmed play To clear the programmed selections: Press the CLEAR button on the remote You can choose up to 32 selections for playback in the order you like. control whilst the “MEM” indicator is flashing.
  • Page 21: Mp3/Wma Folder Mode (Only For Mp3/Wma Files)

    MP3/WMA folder mode (only for MP3/WMA files) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) To playback MP3/WMA (Windows Media Audio) file There are many music sites on the internet that you can download MP3/WMA (Windows Media Audio) music files from, follow the instructions from the website on how to download the music files.
  • Page 22 DK-A10H MP3/WMA folder mode (only for MP3/WMA files) (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Procedure to play back MP3/WMA disc Select desired file to be played back by pressing the To play back CD-R/RW. button. (Folder mode off) Press the CD button, and insert an MP3/WMA disc.
  • Page 23: Listening To The Radio

    Listening to the radio DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Tuning Press the ON/STAND-BY button to turn the power on. Press the TUNER button on main unit or FUNCTION button on remote control repeatedly to select the desired frequency band (FM or AM). Press the TUNING ( ) button on the remote control to tune in to the desired station.
  • Page 24: Listening To The Radio

    Listening to the radio (continued) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Memorising a station To recall a memorised station You can store 40 AM and FM stations in memory and recall them at Press the button for less than 0.5 seconds to select the the push of a button.
  • Page 25: Using The Radio Data System (Rds)

    Using the Radio Data System (RDS) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) RDS is a broadcasting service which a growing number of FM Information provided by RDS stations provide. These FM stations send additional signals Each time the RDS DISPLAY button is pressed, the display will along with their regular programme signals.
  • Page 26 DK-A10H Using the Radio Data System (RDS) (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Using the Auto Station Programme Memory To stop the ASPM operation before it is completed: Press the RDS ASPM button whilst it is scanning for stations. (ASPM) The stations which are already stored in memory will be kept there.
  • Page 27 DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) To recall stations in memory Notes: The same station name can be stored in different channels. To specify programmed types and select stations (PTY search): In a certain area or during certain time periods, the station names You can search a station by specifying the programme type (news, may temporarily be different.
  • Page 28 DK-A10H Using the Radio Data System (RDS) (continued) DK-A10H(BK) Notes: Descriptions of the PTY (Programme Type) codes, TP (Traffic If the display has stopped flashing, start again from step 2. If the Programme) and TA (Traffic Announcement). unit finds a desired programme type, the corresponding channel...
  • Page 29 DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) LIGHT M Classical music for general, rather than specialist COUNTRY Songs which originate from, or continue the musical appreciation. Examples of music in this category tradition American Southern States. are instrumental music, and vocal or choral works. Characterised by a straightforward melody and narrative story line.
  • Page 30: Alarm And Sleep Operation

    Alarm and sleep operation DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Alarm Notes: If steps 1 - 6 above are done using the remote control, press the The unit turns on and play desired source (iPod, CD, TUNER, AUX) ALARM ON/OFF button on main unit to activate the alarm.
  • Page 31 DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Snooze function To confirm the remaining sleep time: Once alarm has started, pressing the SNOOZE/DIMMER button will 1 Whilst “SLEEP” is indicated, press the SLEEP button on the stop alarm for 5 minutes. remote control once to select “SLEEP XXX”.
  • Page 32: Enhancing Your System

    Enhancing your system DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) The connection lead is not included. Purchase a commercially Listening to the playback sounds from VCR, available lead as shown below. DVD, etc. Use a connection lead to connect the VCR, DVD etc. to the AUX IN sockets.
  • Page 33: Troubleshooting Chart

    Symptom Possible cause If something is wrong with this product, check the following before calling your authorised SHARP dealer or service centre. Playback does not start. Is the disc loaded upside down? Playback stops in the...
  • Page 34: Maintenance

    Maintenance Troubleshooting chart (continued) DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) Cleaning the cabinet If such a problem occurs, do the following: 1 Set the unit to the stand-by mode and turn the power on again. Periodically wipe the cabinet with a soft cloth and a diluted soap solution, then with a dry cloth.
  • Page 35: Specifications

    Specifications DK-A10H DK-A10H(BK) As part of our policy of continuous improvement, SHARP reserves *This power consumption value is obtained when the demonstration the right to make design and specification changes for product mode is cancelled in the power stand-by mode. Refer to page 10 to improvement without prior notice.
  • Page 36: Terms Of Guarantee

    3. To benefit from this guarantee, any fault which occurs must be notified to Sharp, or its appointed Service Facility within one year from the date this product was purchased. Proof of purchase must be provided.

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