DVD PLAYER XV-N22S V I D E O Region code of DVD VIDEO This player can play back DVD VIDEO discs whose region code numbers include “2.” Examples of playable DVD VIDEO discs: The player’s region code is printed on the rear of the player.
Warnings, Cautions and Others IMPORTANT for the U.K. DO NOT cut off the mains plug from this equipment. If the plug fitted is not suitable for the power points in your home or the cable is too short to reach a power point, then obtain an appropriate safety approved extension lead or consult your dealer.
Supplied accessories Check that you have all the following accessories supplied to you. If anything is missing, consult your dealer immediately. • Remote control unit (× 1) • Lithium battery CR2032 (× 1) About this manual • The display window information and OSD (On Screen Display) menu items are put in brackets [ ] in the operation procedures.
Before operation About discs Playable disc types Discs with the following marks can be played back on the player. DVD VIDEO SVCD Video CD V I D E O The DVD Logo is a trademark. The player can also play back the following discs: •...
Preparations Connections Before using the player, connect the player to a TV and/or amplifier. Connecting to a TV A Connecting to a TV with the SCART connector You can enjoy using the player by simply connecting it to your television set with a 21-pin SCART cable. Setting the selector When you connect the player to a TV with the SCART connector, set the COMPOSITE - Y/C - RGB/COMPOSITE selector correctly...
Connecting to optional audio equipment Connecting to a stereo audio amplifier/receiver Connect the player’s AUDIO OUT (LEFT/RIGHT) jacks to any line-level inputs (such as AUX, DVD, CD, etc.) of an audio amplifier or receiver. The player Audio cable (not supplied) Connecting to a digital audio device You can enjoy sound of enhanced quality by connecting the player’s DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack to a digital input of an...
Connecting the power cord When all the audio/video connections have been made, connect the AC power plug to the wall outlet. Make sure that the plugs are inserted firmly. The STANDBY/ON indicator lights in red. Warning • Disconnect the power cord: - if you are not going to use the player for a long period of time.
You can set the display language, TV monitor type and digital output before using the player, by following the procedure below. Press ENTER. The first page of the DVD PLAYER SET UP display appears. The pull-down menu of the [ON SCREEN LANGUAGE] is already open.
Press ENTER. The TV screen returns to the opening display. To bring up the DVD PLAYER SET UP display later Press SET UP for a few seconds until the DVD PLAYER SET UP display appears. 7 3 8 Starting playback Press 0 on the player to open the disc tray.
Note that pressing ON SCREEN again brings up the menu bar under the status bar, from which you can access various functions. See page 17 for details about the menu bar. To turn off the status bar Press ON SCREEN repeatedly until the status bar goes off. To change the display window contents Press DISPLAY/DIMMER.
Various kinds of playback QUICK PLAYBACK RETURN Numeric buttons TOP MENU MENU - THUMBNAIL/LIST ENTER ¢ Playback at various speeds x1.5 Quick Playback with sound During playback, press QUICK PLAYBACK on the player. The disc is played back at about 1.5 times normal speed. The sound is not muted, and the subtitle does not go off.
Locating the beginning of a scene or song For DVD VIDEO: During playback, you can skip a chapter or title, depending on the disc configuration. For SVCD/Video CD: During playback without PBC function, you can skip a track. For Audio CD: During playback or while in stop mode, you can skip a track.
TITLE/GROUP CANCEL 5/∞/2/3 ENTER ON SCREEN (SELECT) Specifying a desired title During playback, press TITLE/GROUP. [--] is shown in the title display area of the display window. Press the numeric buttons to specify a title to be played. To select 5: press 5. To select 23: press +10, +10, then 3.
Press the numeric buttons to specify tracks in the desired order. To select 5: press 5. To select 23: press +10, +10, then 3. To select 40: press +10, +10, +10, then 10. The total program time Total Program Time PROGRAM TrackDisc USE NUMERIC KEYS TO PROGRAM TRACKS.
SUB TITLE ANGLE - SLIDE EFFECT 5/∞/2/3 (SELECT) Repeat playback To repeat the current selection or all tracks For DVD VIDEO: During playback For SVCD/Video CD/Audio CD: In any condition except SVCD/ Video CD playback with PBC Press ON SCREEN twice. The menu bar appears on the TV screen.
Changing the language, sound and scene angle To select the subtitle language (SUBTITLE) Some DVD VIDEO and SVCD discs contain more than one subtitle language. You can choose a desired one from them. Hint At the beginning of a DVD VIDEO disc where subtitles are recorded, appears on the TV screen (except when the [ON SCREEN GUIDE] preference is set to [OFF]).
SOUND EFFECT ZOOM 5/∞/2/3 ENTER ON SCREEN Special picture and sound effects To zoom in pictures During playback or while paused, press ZOOM. ZOOM x 1.5 Pressing ZOOM causes the player to zoom in on the image. At the top left of the screen, the information for the current magnification appears for about 5 seconds.
To dismiss the VFP mode selection window Press VFP. NOTES • The window for VFP mode selection and parameter setting disappear if no operation is made for about 10 seconds. • The VFP function is not available while the picture is zoomed. To change sound field (SOUND EFFECT) Using the Sound Effect function, you can change the sound field only for analog audio output.
Menu bar functions for DVD VIDEO Time mode selection During playback, selects the time mode shown in the display window and in the status bar. Press ENTER to select the time mode from the following. • TOTAL: Current title elapsed time •...
Audio/Video files playback Outline The player can play back MP3/JPEG/MPEG-4 (simple profile/asf file) files on either a personally recorded CD-R/RW disc, or a commercially available CD. You can select and play back files using the Control display on the TV screen. •...
CANCEL ZOOM MENU - THUMBNAIL/ 5/∞/2/3 LIST ENTER (SELECT) ¢ Basic operations When you insert a disc with groups and files, the Control display that shows the contents of the disc automatically appears on the TV screen. You can specify and play back the desired group/file from the Control display using the following procedure.
Changing the playback order Playing back in random order (Random play) While stopped, press 2 to select the current playback mode (such as [NORMAL]). Press ENTER repeatedly to select [RANDOM]. Press 3 to move the cursor bar to the file column.
Changing the initial settings 5/∞/2/3 SET UP Selecting preferences This section refers to the settings which are already made when you purchase the player. Read this section when you want to connect this player to a wide-vision TV set, or when you want to otherwise change the settings according to your preferences and viewing environment.
LANGUAGE menu MENU LANGUAGE You can select the default menu language to be displayed if it is contained on a DVD VIDEO disc. Setting options ENGLISH, SPANISH, FRENCH, CHINESE, GERMAN, ITALIAN, JAPANESE, language code from AA to ZU • If the disc does not have a menu in the selected language, the disc’s default language will be used.
Setting options STANDARD, USER, SAVE AS BACKGROUND [STANDARD]: select when you use the JVC original image as the opening display (initial setting). [USER]: select when you use your favorite image as the opening display. This item will be taken effect after you register a new image in the next item.
Numeric buttons 5/∞ ENTER Limiting playback by children This function restricts playback of DVD VIDEO discs which contain violent (and other) scenes according to the level set by the user. For example, if a movie which includes violent scenes supports the parental lock feature, such scenes which you do not want to let children view can be cut or replaced with other scenes.
To change the settings You can change the parental lock settings later. In stop mode, bring up the OTHERS menu. Press 5/∞ to move to select [PARENTAL LOCK] and press ENTER. The parental lock on-screen display appears on the TV screen.
Additional information Troubleshooting Power Power does not come on. \ Power plug is not inserted securely. Plug in securely. Operation “REGION CODE ERROR!” is shown on the TV screen. \ Region code of the inserted disc does not match the player. Check the region code of the disc printed on the disc jacket.
Specifications Specifications and appearance are subject to change without prior notice. General Readable discs DVD VIDEO, DVD-R (Video format), DVD- RW (Video format), SVCD, Video CD, Audio CD (CD-DA), CD-R/RW (CD-DA, SVCD, Video CD, MP3 format, JPEG, MPEG-4) Video format Other Power requirements AC 230 V...
Appendix A: Country/Area code list for Parental Lock Eritrea Andorra Spain United Arab Emirates Ethiopia Afghanistan Finland Antigua and Barbuda Fiji Anguilla Falkland Islands Albania Micronesia (Federated States Armenia Netherlands Antilles Faroe Islands Angola France Antarctica France, Metropolitan Argentina Gabon American Samoa United Kingdom Austria...
Appendix B: Table of languages and their abbreviations Afar Persian Abkhazian Finnish Afrikaans Fiji Ameharic Faroese Arabic Frisian Assamese Irish Aymara Scots Gaelic Azerbaijani Galician Bashkir Guarani Byelorussian Gujarati Bulgarian Hausa Bihari Hindi Bislama Croatian Bengali, Bangla Hungarian Tibetan Armenian Breton Interlingua Catalan...
Appendix C: Digital output signal chart Disc type DVD with 48/44.1 kHz, 16/20/24 bit linear PCM DVD with DTS DVD with Dolby Digital 48 kHz, 16 bit, stereo linear PCM DVD with MPEG Multichannel SVCD/Video CD/Audio CD Audio CD with DTS CD-R/RW with MP3 CD-R/RW with MPEG-4 Output...
Appendix D: Glossary ASF is an abbreviation of “Advanced Streaming Format,” and is a data compression format for streaming developed by Microsoft Corporation. ASF can contain the various data types such as audio, video, and text. Aspect ratio A ratio which defines the shape of the rectangular picture in a TV. It is the width of the picture relative to the height.