RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 1 ENGLISH DEUTSCH RC388P FRANÇAIS NEDERLANDS P/NO: MFL46897377...
DEFEATED AVOID EXPOSER TO THE BEAM. where you purchased the product. LG Electronics hereby declares that this/these product(s) is/are in CAUTION: This product employs a Laser System. compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant pro- To ensure proper use of this product, please read this owner’s manual carefully...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 3 Copyrights Recording equipment should be used only for lawful copying and you are advised to check carefully what is lawful copying in the area in which you are making a copy. Copying of copyright material such as films or music is unlaw- ful unless permitted by a legal exception or consented to by the rights owner.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 5 Before you start Recordable and Playable discs This unit can play and record all widely-used DVD types. The table below shows some specific compatibility differences depending on the disc types. DVD-R DVD-RW DVD+R DVD+RW Symbol used in Video this manual...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 6 Notes on discs Restrictions on copying Depending on the conditions of the recording equipment or the CD-R/RW (or Some video material is copy-once protected: Such material cannot be copied to DVD±R/RW) disc itself, some CD-R/RW (or DVD±R/RW) discs cannot be Video Tape or DVD.
DISC MENU/LIST: Accesses menu on a DVD disc. Switches between Title List-Original and Title List-Playlist menu. Manufacturer Code Number DISPLAY: Accesses On-Screen Display. LG / GoldStar 1 (Default), 2 RETURN (O): Removes the on-screen displays. Zenith 1, 3, 4 DUBBING...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 8 Main Unit i j k a 1 1 / I (POWER button) i N / X (PLAY / PAUSE) Switches the unit ON or OFF. Starts playback. Pause playback or recording temporarily, press again to exit pause mode. b Disc Tray j x (STOP) Insert a disc here.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 9 Hooking up the unit c SCART connection Connect one end of the scart cable into the AV1 SCART jack on the unit and other end to the corresponding in a Antenna connection jack on your TV. Connect the Terrestrial You can get Audio and Video TV antenna to the...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 10 Hooking up the unit - more you can do Component connection Connect one end of the component(Y PB PR) cable to the COMPONENT OUT- PUT jack on the unit and other end to the COMPONENT INPUT jack on your Connect one ends of the audio cables (red and white) to the analog AUDIO OUTPUT jack on the unit and other ends to the AUDIO INPUT jack on your TV.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 11 Connecting a cable box or satellite receiver Pictures containing copy protection signals that prohibit any copying cannot be recorded. You can watch or record satellite/cable box if you connect a decoder (not sup- If you pass the unit signals via the VCR, you may not receive a clear image plied) to the unit.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 12 Connecting to the AV IN 3 Jacks Connect the input jacks (AV IN 3) on the unit to the audio/video out jacks on your accessory component using audio/video cables. Connecting a Digital Camcorder Using the front panel DV IN jack, it is possible to connect a DV digital camcorder and digitally transfer DV tapes to DVD.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 13 [Program Edit]: Change the settings of a channel manually. Auto setup [Station Rename]: Change a name of the selected channel. [Move]: Moves the program’s location on the program list. When the first time to turn on the unit, the initial setup [Delete]: Delete the selected channel from programmed channel list.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 14 Using the Home Menu - more you can do Adjust the SETUP settings Setup ON REMOTE Start – Displays SETUP menu. (page 14-18) 1 Displays the HOME menu: HOME MOVIE 2 Select the [Setup] option: b b B B VCR –...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 15 Adjust the SETUP settings - more you can do VCR Play System – Your video recorder uses triple colour standards, PAL and MESECAM. During play your video recorder should select the colour system Adjust the general settings automatically, however if you experience problems you may need to do it manu- ally.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 16 Adjust the language settings Sampling Freq. (Frequency) – Selects the sampling frequency of the audio signal. [48 kHz]: In case of DVD with 96KHz sampling, Output is converted to 48kHz. If your receiver or amplifier is NOT capable of handling 96 kHz sig- nals, select [48 kHz].
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 17 Adjust the recording settings Auto Chapter – When DVD recording, chapter markers are added automatical- ly in every specified interval (5 or 10 min.). If you select None, switch off automatic chapter marking altogether with the No Separation setting.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 18 Before finalizing, check the characteristics between the disc type in the table Displaying disc information below. The finalized DVD-RW discs can be unfinalized ON REMOTE so that the disc can edit or record again. 1 Play the disc loaded on the unit PLAY Once you finalize a disc, you can not edit or...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 19 Displaying information while watching TV Moving to another title/track/file DVD ALL DivX During viewing the TV, Press DISPLAY to display the information displayed When a disc has more than one title, you can move to another title. on-screen.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 20 Hearing a different audio TAPE Play a Tape Press AUDIO then sets tape audio to HIFI, LEFT, RIGHT or NORMAL. Use b/B buttons to select tape audio you want. ON REMOTE Counter Memory Function TAPE 1 Press VCR to control the VCR deck: Resets the current tape counter position to 0:00:00 by pressing CLEAR.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 21 Skip to the next/previous chapter/track/file DVD ALL Watching a enlarged video image DVD ALL DivX During playback or pause mode, press ZOOM repeatedly to select zoom mode. You can move through the zoomed picture using vVb B buttons. Press CLEAR Press SKIP (>) to move to the next chapter/track/file.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 22 Notice for displaying DivX ® subtitle Playing DivX ® movie files If the subtitle does not display properly, press PAUSE/STEP when the subtitle appears. Then press and hold SUBTITLE about 3 seconds to display the ON REMOTE language code menu.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 23 Displaying MP3/WMA file information Listening to a music Press DISPLAY while the file you want to show the file information is selected. The unit shows the ID3-Tag information of the file. If the file does not have ON REMOTE ID3-Tag information, [ID3-Tag: None] appears on the screen.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 24 Viewing photo files as a slide show Viewing a photo To slide show photos in the [Photo list], select the [Slide Show] option on the left side of the screen then press ENTER, The [Slide Show] menu appears on ON REMOTE the screen.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 25 Setting a timer record Recording This unit can be programmed to record up to 16 timer recording within a month. The clock must be set correctly before setting a timer record. Follow the instruction below to record a TV channel or ON REMOTE other source.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 26 Timer Recording Troubleshooting Editing a title Even though the timer is set, the unit will not record when: – There is no disc (or tape) loaded. Using the Title list menu, you can edit video contents. ON REMOTE –...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 27 Before editing Chapter search Video This unit offers various edit options for various disc types. Before you edit, You can select the start of a title by searching a chapter. Select a title that you check the disc type, and select the option available for your disc.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 28 [Start Point]: Select starting point of a part that you want to delete then press Time search Video ENTER. You can select the start of a title by searching time. Select a title that you want [End Point]: Select ending point of a part that you want to delete then press to search and press ENTER.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 29 Combining chapters Dubbing Use this function to merge the selected chapter with adjacent chapter. Select a chapter and press ENTER. Select [Combine] option to views combine indicator ON REMOTE between chapter thumbnails. Press ENTER to combine indicated two chapters. 1 Selects a media that you want to dub: VCR or DVD This function is not available in conditions as listed below.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 30 Language Codes Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: Disc Audio, Disc Subtitle, Disc Menu. Language Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Afar 6565 Croatian 7282...
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 31 Troubleshooting Cancel the Rating function or change the rating level. Cannot play a disc recorded using this unit on other player. General Finalize the disc. Check the disc compatibility of the player. The power does not turned on. Place the disc on the disc tray correctly inside the guide.
RC388-P.BBELLLK_ENG 6/4/10 3:28 PM Page 32 Stereo Audio Record and/or Playback is not present. Video recording format TV is not Stereo-compatible. Sampling frequency 27MHz Broadcast program is not in stereo format. Compression format MPEG2 (VBR supported) Audio recording format The A/V Output jacks on the unit are not connected to TV A/V In jacks. Sampling frequency 48kHz Resetting the unit...