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Optional system settings
These settings are accessed by using the
System Setup menu while in standby.
1 Switch the system into standby.
to choose the setting then
The current setting is shown for each option as
you cycle through the display. See below for a
full list and description of each.
to adjust the setting then press
5 Repeat steps 2 to 4 to make other settings.
System Setup menu options in standby
Below are all the available settings in the setup
menu. The first setting in each is the default.
System demo setting
Switches the automatic demo feature on or off
(this starts when you plug in for the first time):
– Switches the demo feature on.
– Switches the demo feature off.
Frequency step setting
If you find that you can’t tune into stations
successfully, the frequency step may not be
suitable for your country/region.
•AM 9K – AM 9 kHz/FM 50 kHz
• AM 10K – AM 10 kHz/FM 100 kHz
TV system setting
The default setting of this system is AUTO, and
unless you notice that the picture is distorted
when playing some discs, you should leave it
set to AUTO. If you find picture distortion with
some discs, set the TV system to match your
country or region’s system. However, this may
restrict the kinds of disc you can watch.
See the table for the kinds of discs compatible
with each setting (AUTO, PAL and NTSC).
• After selecting
to change the TV system.
The TV system as follows:
• AUTO NTSC
• NTSC PAL
• PAL AUTO
The system automatically switches on and
you’ll see the new TV system setting in the
display after seeing WELCOME.
1 Most models of the newly developed countdown PAL TV system detect 50 Hz (PAL)/60 Hz (NTSC) and automatically switch
vertical amplitude, resulting in a display without vertical shrinkage. However, in some cases, the image may appear without
color. If your PAL TV does not have a V-Hold control, you may not be able to watch NTSC discs because of picture roll. If the TV
has a V-Hold control, adjust it until the picture stops rolling. On some TVs, the picture may shrink vertically, leaving black bands
at the top and bottom of the screen.
Disc Player setting
Type Format NTSC PAL AUTO
NTSC PAL NTSC
NTSC PAL PAL
NTSC PAL NTSC or
2 You have to switch the player into standby (press STANDBY/ON) before each change.
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