BASIC OPERATIONS ON DVD DECK
Turn on the unit.
Turn on the TV and select the AV mode.
Slide the TV/CABLE/DBS/DVD switch to DVD.
It takes approximately 30 seconds to read a disc depending on
the type and condition of the disc since this unit is multi-disc
compatible (DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD-R). It may even take
several minutes when a disc is dirty, scratched or warped.
It may take a few seconds to start playback. This is not a
Forward/reverse high-speed search and other operations
cannot be performed while playback is stopped.
To play back an MP3/JPEG disc, see APlayback With MP3/WMA/
JPEG NavigationB (A pg. 56).
Load a disc.
For details, refer to APlacing A DiscB (A pg. 10).
Pressing I also closes the disc tray.
Playback begins automatically if an auto-playback DVD disc is
Press DV/HDD/DVD SELECT on the unit repeatedly or DVD on
the remote control so that the DVD lamp lights up on the unit.
Press I to start playback.
If you load a DVD disc whose region code does not match the
unit, AREGION CODE ERRORB appears on the TV screen. For
details, refer to ARegion NumberB (A pg. 8).
If ACAN NOT PLAY BACK DISC UNDER CURRENT SETTINGB
appears on the TV screen, refer to AParental LockB (A pg. 33).
With Video CD/SVCD discs with PBC control or some DVD
discs, the menu display may appear on the TV screen after
starting playback. In this case, select an item which you want to
play back from the menu. Otherwise, the playback cannot go
forward. Refer to APlayback Control (PBC) FunctionB (A pg. 28)
or ALocating A Desired Scene Using The DVD MenuB
(A pg. 25).
The Library Database Navigation also enables you to search
and select the desired titles. (A pg. 51)
Press W to pause playback.
To resume normal playback, press I.
Press o to stop playback.
When a recordable disc is played, playback stops and a
program received with the unit's tuner or AV input (from external
AV source) resumes on the TV screen.
When a playback-only disc is played, playback stops and the
TV screen becomes all blue when you press o. Pressing o
again resumes a program received with the unit's tuner.
If M is pressed during playback, playback stops, then the disc
When the Library Database Navigation screen appears, choose
a thumbnail image of the desired title on the TV screen, then
press ENTER. (A pg. 51)
It is not possible to playback the DVD disc recorded in 96 kHz on
DVD during recording or Live Memory Playback on HDD.
It is possible to play back on the DV deck and the HDD/DVD deck
simultaneously. However, either DVD or HDD can be played at
the same time.