This function helps you check contents of unlabeled recorded
tapes at the touch of a single button.
Scene Finder cannot be used when the recorder is in the Record
Returns to the counter reading of "0:00:00" to conveniently find
a specific place on the tape automatically.
ACTIVATE SCENE FINDER
Press SCENE FINDER. The recorder starts forward high-
speed search for 5 seconds and then fast-forwards 10
minutes on the counter. This cycle is repeated until the
end of the tape is reached.
To start Scene Finder in the reverse direction, press
SCENE FINDER and then turn the SHUTTLE ring to
the left (or press the remote's REW button) within 2
seconds. This cycle is repeated until the beginning of
During Scene Finder, the following indications appear
on the display panel:
STOP SCENE FINDER
During Scene Finder high-speed search, you can also hear the
tape sound. During fast forward or rewind, you hear the
current TV sound instead.
Scene Finder does not function during Index Search.
SET COUNTER MEMORY
Press COUNTER RESET during playback at a point you
wish to locate later. The counter reads "0:00:00". Then
press C.MEMORY, and "M" appears in front of the
When you wish to return to the designated point, press
STOP and then REW or FF.
The tape rewinds or fast-forwards and stops at about
To cancel Counter Memory, press C.MEMORY again.