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Toshiba SD-M1401 User Manual

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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS Introduction................1 Setup ..................3 Using the DVD-ROM Drive ............7 Troubleshooting..............10 Specifications ................11 Drive Connectors..............14...
  • Page 3: Introduction

    INTRODUCTION – SD-M1401 DVD-ROM Drive General Features Tray Loading Mechanism 3-way Disc Eject (eject button, software, emergency eject hole) Average Random Access Time CD-ROM 85ms 105ms DAE (Digital Audio Extraction) Audio Capability MPC3 Compatibility Headphone Output Volume Control Multi-Read Capability...
  • Page 4 • CD-R (Read) • CD-RW (Read) Front Panel Figure 1.SD-M1401 DVD-ROM Drive Front Panel Load disc using tray. Loading Tray When you install a disc into the DVD-ROM drive, the BUSY light flashes slowly as it Busy Indicator attempts to locate the disc. One of the following will occur: •...
  • Page 5: Setup

    SETUP – SD-M1401 DVD-ROM The following steps must be performed to properly install your drive: • Set DVD-ROM Drive Jumper Settings: SCSI ID, Parity, Termination, 512/2K, Power • Connect Audio Cable • Attach SCSI Interface Cable • Attach Power Cable •...
  • Page 6 If the DVD-ROM drive is replacing a CD-ROM or DVD-ROM, remove drive presently installed in your system. Your Toshiba DVD-ROM drive can be placed in any free half-height drive slot at the front of your computer. (It can be mounted horizontally or vertically.) Carefully start sliding the DVD-ROM drive into the opening with the disc tray facing the front of the computer.
  • Page 7 Audio Cable (optional) - If you have a sound card and speakers, and would like to play audio CDs on your computer, you will need to install a CD/DVD audio cable. Toshiba's DVD-ROM drives use a standard 4-pin audio cable that can be purchased from most local computer suppliers.
  • Page 8 Figure 7.Mounting Illustration Software Driver - Toshiba's optical drives do not require any unique device drivers for Windows '95/'98/2000/Me/XP/NT. After installing your drive and re-booting, your system should recognize your drive. Windows '95/'98/2000/Me/XP/NT Operating Systems support all Toshiba optical drives natively If...
  • Page 9: Using The Dvd-Rom Drive

    USING THE DVD DVD-ROM Drive – SD-M1401 Drive Operation Inserting a Disc - Horizontally To insert a disc into a drive that is mounted horizontally, perform the following steps: Figure 1.Inserting Disc 1. Open the drive's Loading tray by pressing the Eject Button.
  • Page 10 Removing a Disc To remove a disc from the DVD-ROM drive, perform the following steps: 1. Open the Loading Tray by pressing the Eject Button. 2. Grasp disc by edges, and lift out of loading tray. 3. Press Eject Button again to close Loading Tray. Usage Guidelines •...
  • Page 11 Handling Media DVD media is sensitive to dust and fingerprints. Carefully handle media by its edges only. If a DVD movie skips or hangs during playback, clean the media. Most DVD video playback issues are media-related and can be remedied by proper handling and care of media. Cleaning Media Try to avoid touching the read area (underside) of the disc as dirt and smears will degrade the disc accessing speed.
  • Page 12: Troubleshooting

    TROUBLESHOOTING – SD-M1401 Solution Problem • Disc tray cannot be opened Check that there is power to drive. • Use Emergency Eject instructions to open tray. • Drive is not recognized by system Is the drive connected properly? Are all cables plugged in properly (e.g.
  • Page 13: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS –SD-M1401 General Interface SCSI Compatible DVD-ROM Standards DVD-ROM (DVD-5, DVD-9, DVD-10, DVD-18) DVD-R (Read, Ver 1, 3.9GB media only) CD-DA CD-ROM CD-I Bridge (Photo-CD, Video CD) Multi-session (Photo-CD, CD Extra, CD-RW, CD-R) CD-MINI CD-TEXT CD+(E)G CD-ROM-XA CD-I CD-R (Read)
  • Page 14 Burst (SCSI Interface) Sync 20 MByte/s Async 5 MBytes/s Random Access Time 85ms 105ms Data Error Rate Max (Mode 1) Max (Mode 2) Spin-up Time 1.5s Typ 1.4s Typ Data Buffer 128Kbytes Reliability MTBF 100,000 hours Power ON Hours 5,436 hours/year ON/OFF Cycles 313 cycles/yea Number of Access...
  • Page 15 770 - 795 nm DVD Laser Type Semiconductor Laser and 1-beam System Wave Length 650 nm Regulatory The SD-M1401 DVD-ROM drive has been certified by the following regulatory agencies: • UL 1950 • CSA C22.2 No. 950 • TUV (EN60950I) •...
  • Page 16: Drive Connectors

    CAUTION: Severe damage to the Drive circuits may occur if power cable is plugged in upside-down with power ON Supplies Analog sound to your system Audio Connectors SCSI The SD-M1401 DVD drive is connected to your computer system through the SCSI connector. Connector...
  • Page 17 Table 1.Interface Pin Assignments SIGNAL NAME SIGNAL NAME -DB0 -DB1 -DB2 -DB3 -DB4 -DB5 -DB6 -DB7 -DBP NO CONNECTION TERM POWER (+5v) -ATN -BSY -ACK -RST -MSG -SEL -C/D -REQ -I/O...