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GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player

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  • Page 1 USER MANUAL GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player...
  • Page 3 - networking and music distribution. The guiding principle at Goldmund is to produce a precise sound with the least possible loss of quality through the different stages. Goldmund will never adopt a technology before it is sufficiently developed to satisfy the high quality standards we set.
  • Page 5 GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Player is quite simple and convenient. Eidos 19 | Universal Player IMPORTANT PLEASE DO NOT CONNECT ANY CABLES OR MOVE ANY PART BEFORE READING THE FOLLOWING INSTRUCTIONS. User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player...
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player C O N T E N T S FEATURES AND COMPATIBILITY SETTING UP THE EIDOS 2.1 Unpacking 2.2 Power supply voltage selection 2.3 Choice of Player location 2.4 Power connection 2.5 Back panel cable connections...
  • Page 7 38 - 39 p 39 - 40 p 40 - 41 p 41 p 41 p 42 p 42 p 42 p 42 p 43 p 44 p 45 p 45 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player...
  • Page 8: Features And Compatibility

    A S S O C I A T E D E Q U I P M E N T If you are a technician, musician, or a user who demands the very best in sound transcription, we strongly recommend the use of one of our separate D/A converters - the Goldmund Mimesis 20M, Mimesis 21+ or SRDA2.
  • Page 9: Setting Up The Eidos

    The player itself The power cord This user manual The warranty card, to be sent back to Goldmund immediately to benefit from the Goldmund 3 year warranty and upgrade programs. Unpack the above-mentioned parts with care. Keep all packing for future use.
  • Page 10: Choice Of Player Location

    P O W E R C O N N E C T I O N Plug the AC power cord to the back of the Eidos 19 and into a wall socket. Switch the back power switch ON.
  • Page 11: Back Panel Cable Connections

    B A C K PA N E L C A B L E C O N N E C T I O N S IDEO ONNECTIONS The EIDOS 19 offers 3 different type of Video signal outputs: S-Video Output connector. 3 x 75 Ohms RCA coaxial Component Video Output connectors.
  • Page 12: Audio Connections

    D/A converter or digital preamplifier. The very accurate signal provided by the Eidos 19 can easily be ruined by an imperfect connection. Use a «Goldmund Lineal TM » cable from the coaxial output if you want to reach the most accurate jitter-free connection for CD playback.
  • Page 13: Operating The Eidos

    >> Press to advance to chapters/tracks. Press and hold to perform fast-forward scanning. << Press to go back to previous chapters/tracks. Press and hold to perform reverse playback scanning. P 10 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 14: Front Panel Control

    DVD-Video title number Lights when Dolby V/TruSurround is active (see below) P 11 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player Front Panel Display Indicates that the character display is showing a track number Indicates that the character display is showing...
  • Page 15: Remote Control Functions

    Press to stop the disc (you can resume playback by pressing 3 (play)) DISPLAY Press to display information about the disc playing (see below) ZOOM Press to change the zoom level (see below) User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player | P 12...
  • Page 16: Setting The Tv System

    (press STANDBY/ON) before each change. P 13 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 S E T T I N G T H E T V S Y S T E M The default setting of this player is AUTO, and unless you notice that the picture is distorted when playing some discs, you should leave it set to AUTO.
  • Page 17: Switching On

    ‘Standard size screen (4:3)’ according to the kind of TV you have, then press ENTER. Press ENTER again to finish setting up. Select Back then press ENTER if you want to go back and change the setting you just made. P 14 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 18: Using The On-Screen Displays P

    P 15 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 F I R S T C O N N E C T I O N...
  • Page 19 Do you have surround speakers connected to your AV receiver / Processor ? Select Connected or Not Connected. Do you have a sub-woofer connected to your AV receiver / Processor ? Select Connected or Not Connected. P 16 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 20: Setting-Up With The Set-Up Navigator P

    P 17 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 F I R S T C O N N E C T I O N...
  • Page 21: Playing Discs

    If you’re playing a DVD or Video CD, a menu may appear. See below for how to navigate these. If you’re playing an MP3 disc, it may take a few seconds before playback starts, depending on the complexity of the file structure on the disc. P 18 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 22 This is not a malfunction. P 19 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 F I R S T C O N N E C T I O N ASIC PLAYBACK CONTROLS The table below shows the basic controls on the remote for playing discs.
  • Page 23 Numbers Use to enter a numbered menu option. Press ENTER to select (or wait a few seconds). PREVIOUS Displays the previous menu page (if there is one). NEXT Displays the next menu page (if there is one). User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player | P 20...
  • Page 24 P 21 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S NTRODUCTION Most of the features described in this chapter make use of on-screen displays.
  • Page 25 During playback, press (pause). Press and hold Reverse or Forward button until slow motion playback starts. Press repeatedly to change the slow motion speed. To resume normal playback, press (play). P 22 User manual - Eidos 19 | DVD Player |...
  • Page 26 P 23 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S...
  • Page 27 SACD, CD and Video CD discs • Disc Repeat • Track Repeat • Repeat Off MP3 discs • Disc Repeat • Folder Repeat • Track Repeat • Repeat Off P 24 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 28 P 25 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S...
  • Page 29 - To add a folder, select the folder. - To add a track, first find the folder, then press (cursor right) and select a track name from the list. P 26 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 30 RETURN. P 27 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S REATING A PROGRAM LIST (contd.)
  • Page 31 • Program Delete – Erases the program list and turns off program play • Program Memory (DVD-Video only) Select On to save the program list for the disc loaded. (Select Off to cancel the program memory for the disc loaded) P 28 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 32 - To set subtitle preferences, see Subtitle Language. P 29 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S...
  • Page 33 You can switch between stereo, just the left channel or just the right channel of a CD/MP3/Video CD. (To change the audio channel of a CD it must be playing.) Press AUDIO repeatly to select an audio channel option. P 30 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 34 Navigator to browse the contents of a disc”. P 31 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 P L AY I N G D I S C S...
  • Page 35 Press SETUP and select ‘Audio Settings’ from the on-screen display. Highlight TruSurround, then use the cursor left/right to change to ‘V/TruSurround’ or ‘Off’, as required. Press ENTER to make the setting and exit the Audio Settings screen. P 32 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 36 Fix setting. P 33 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 T H E A U D I O S E T T I N G S M E N U...
  • Page 37 • Hue – Adjusts the overall colour balance between red and green. (This is only effective when the player is connected using the S-VIDEO OUT connector.) Press ENTER to save the preset and exit the Video Adjust screen. User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player | P 34...
  • Page 38 P 35 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 T H E I N I T I A L S E T T I N G S M E N U...
  • Page 39 If your processor is compatible with MPEG audio, set this to MPEG, otherwise set it to MPEG > PCM (MPEG audio is converted to more compatible PCM audio). Check the manual that came with the other component if you’re unsure whether it is MPEG audio compatible. P 36 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 40 P 37 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 T H E I N I T I A L S E T T I N G S M E N U...
  • Page 41 Set to Off to have the player play discs strictly according to your Audio Language and Subtitle Language settings. For Auto Language to work, the Audio Language and Subtitle Language settings must be the same. P 38 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 42 Note: This logo is present because the EIDOS 19 Universal player uses a Pioneer reading mechanism and software controller. This specifies what is displayed on-screen when the player is stopped. P 39 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player...
  • Page 43 Some DVD Video discs feature a Parental Lock level. If your player is set to a lower level than the disc, the disc won’t play. This gives you some control about what your children watch on your DVD player. Some discs also support the country code feature. The player does not play certain scenes on these discs, depending on the country code you set.
  • Page 44 P 41 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 T H E I N I T I A L S E T T I N G S M E N U PTIONS (contd.)
  • Page 45 When set to DTS CD Playback, playback is optimized for DTS CDs. In this mode you cannot play standard audio CDs through the analog outputs. Change the setting back to PCM Playback to play standard CDs. P 42 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 46 Off, the audio is automatically down-mixed to stereo. P 43 | User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player O P E R AT I N G T H E E I D O S 1 9 T H E I N I T I A L S E T T I N G S M E N U...
  • Page 47 To turn the test tone on/off for an individual speaker, press (cursor right). The test tone continues playing even when you select a different speaker. Press ENTER to save the settings and exit the channel level setting screen. P 44 User manual - GOLDMUND EIDOS 19 Universal Player |...
  • Page 48 To clean the front panel metal parts, always use a clean, soft, damp cloth. Dampen with water or a mild detergent solution. Avoid abrasive or harsh cleansers (eg. products containing sodium carbonate). 3.11 M A I N T E N A N C E The Goldmund EIDOS 19 player does not require any specific maintenance.

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