Component control buttons
The main buttons (, , etc.) are used to control a component
after you have selected it using the input function buttons.
The controls above these buttons can be accessed after you
have selected the corresponding input function button (BD,
and CD). These buttons also function as described
first to access:
– Use to adjust Bass or Treble.
• These controls are disabled when the listening mode is
set to DIRECT or PURE DIRECT.
• When the front speaker is set at SMALL in the Speaker
Setting (or automatically via the Auto MCACC setup)
and the X.Over is set above 150 Hz, the subwoofer
channel level will be adjusted by pressing
Number buttons and other component controls
Use the number buttons to directly select a radio frequency
21) or the tracks on a CD, etc. There are other buttons
that can be accessed after
is pressed. (For example
– Press to select ON, AUTO or OFF the surround
– Press repeatedly to select a channel, then
to adjust the level
– Use to adjust the channel level.
– Switches to Midnight or Loudness listening
– Use to change the speaker system on or off.
When the SP OFF is selected, no sound is output from the
speakers connected to this receiver.
– Dims or brightens the display. The brightness
can be controlled in four steps.
Turns on or off the power of the Pioneer DVD/DVR units when
is selected using the input function buttons.
TV CONTROL buttons
These buttons can control only be used with Pioneer TVs.
– Use to turn on/off the power of the TV.
– Use to select the TV input signal.
– Use to select channels.
– Use to adjust the volume on your TV.
Use to set the listening volume.
Mutes/unmutes the sound.
Switches the display of this unit. The listening mode, sound
volume, Pre Out setting or input name can be checked by
selecting an input source.
The Pre Out setting may or may not be displayed,
depending on the input source you have selected.
Loading the batteries
The batteries included with the unit are to check initial
operations; they may not last over a long period. We
recommend using alkaline batteries that have a longer life.
Incorrect use of batteries may result in such hazards as
leakage and bursting. Observe the following precautions:
Never use new and old batteries together.
Insert the plus and minus sides of the batteries properly
according to the marks in the battery case.
Batteries with the same shape may have different
voltages. Do not use different batteries together.
When disposing of used batteries, please comply with
governmental regulations or environmental public
instruction's rules that apply in your country or area.
Do not use or store batteries in direct sunlight or other
excessively hot place, such as inside a car or near a
heater. This can cause batteries to leak, overheat,
explode or catch fire. It can also reduce the life or
performance of batteries.
Operating range of remote control
The remote control may not work properly if:
There are obstacles between the remote control and the
receiver's remote sensor.
Direct sunlight or fluorescent light is shining onto the
The receiver is located near a device that is emitting
The receiver is operated simultaneously with another
infrared remote control unit.
Controls and displays