• You can buffer the digital (DVB) subtitles of a channel. You
cannot buffer subtitles that come from Text services. To check
if digital (DVB) subtitles are available, tune to the TV channel
and press o OPTIONS, select L Options in the menu bar
and select Subtitle language to open the list of Subtitles. You
can only buffer a subtitle language preceded with a DVB icon.
Record a programme
What you need
To record a TV programme you need . . .
• a connected USB Hard Drive formatted on this TV
• digital TV channels installed on this TV (the channels you
watch with Watch TV)
• to receive channel information for the built-in TV guide (from
the broadcaster or from the Internet)
In Help, press
List and look up USB Hard Drive,
installation to install a USB Hard Drive.
To record the programme you are watching, press
on the remote control.
If you receive TV guide information from the Internet, you can
adjust the end time of the recording in the pop-up window
before you confirm the recording.
If you receive TV guide information from the broadcaster, the
recording starts immediately. You can adjust the end time of
the recording in the list of recordings.
To stop recording, press q (Stop).
Schedule a recording
You can schedule a recording of an upcoming programme for
today or a few days from today (maximum of 8 days away).
1 - To schedule a recording, press Guide.
On the TV guide page, select the channel and programme you
wish to record.
You can enter the channel number to jump to the channel in
Press x (Right) or w (Left) to scroll through the programmes of
To change the date of the list, press o OPTIONS and select
Select day. In the list, select the day you want and press OK. If
the TV guide comes from the Internet, you can select the date
at the top of the page and press OK.
2 - With the programme highlighted, press *Record or
press o OPTIONS and select Record. The TV adds some
time buffer at the end of the program. You can add some extra
buffer if needed.
3 - Select Schedule and press OK. The programme is
scheduled for recording. A warning will show automatically
when overlapping recordings are scheduled.
If you plan to record a programme in your absence, remember
to leave the TV switched to standby and the USB Hard Drive
List of recordings
To view the list of recordings and scheduled recordings, press
h, select R Recordings and press OK.
In this list, you can select a recording to watch, remove
recorded programmes, adjust the end time of an ongoing
recording or check the free disc space. Also in this list, if the
TV guide comes from the Internet, you can schedule a
recording for which you set the beginning and end time
yourself, as a timed recording not linked to a programme. To
set a timed recording, select Schedule recording at the top of
the page and press OK. Set the channel, date and time span.
To confirm the recording, select Schedule and press OK.
Remove a scheduled recording
To remove a scheduled recording, select the upcoming
recording in the list and press OK. Alternatively, you can select
the scheduled recording and press o OPTIONS and select
• While recording a programme, you can watch a previously
• While recording, you cannot switch TV channels.
• While recording, you cannot pause the TV broadcast.
• To Record, broadcasters need a reliable clock setting. If you
reset the TV clock manually, recordings may fail.
• The Audio Description audio (commentary) for the visually
impaired cannot be recorded.
• You can record the digital (DVB) subtitles of channel. You
cannot record subtitles that come from Text services. To
check if digital (DVB) subtitles are available, tune to the TV
channel and press o OPTIONS, select L Options in the
menu bar and select Subtitle language to open the list of
Subtitles. You can only record a subtitle language preceded
with a DVB icon.
Watch a recording
To watch a recording, press h, select R Recordings and
Smart TV / Recording