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VCR Operation (Continued)
Turn on the power of both the DVD/VCR Receiver and TV.
Tune the TV to the DVD/VCR Receiver output channel (CH 3
or 4) or set the TV’s source selector to VIDEO.
If a direct VIDEO/AUDIO connection is made between the
DVD/VCR Receiver and the TV, set the TV’s source selector
The unauthorized recording, use, distribution, or revision of
television programs, videotapes, DVDs and other materials,
is prohibited under the Copyright Laws of the United States
and other countries, and may subject you to civil and/or
1. Insert a video cassette with the safety tab intact.
2. Select the desired channel with CH/TRK (
number (0-9) buttons.
If you are recording from another source via audio/video
input jacks (at the Rear or Front panel), select LINE1(L1)
or LINE2(L2) with INPUT.
3. Set the desired recording speed (SP or SLP) with
the SP/SLP button.
4. Set the MTS mode as desired (See page 18, 28).
5. Press REC/ITR (
Recording will start. (The REC indicator will light in
the display window.)
REC indicator appears only when the Output Source is
set to VCR.
If a cassette with no safety tab is loaded, the cassette
will be ejected automatically.
6. Press STOP to stop recording.
If the tape reaches the end before STOP is pressed, the
DVD/VCR Receiver will automatically stop, rewind, eject
the tape and turn itself off.
To pause recording
1 Press PAUSE/STEP to pause the tape during
The REC indicator will flash in the display window.
2 When you want to continue recording, press
PAUSE/STEP or REC/ITR (
After 5 minutes in Pause mode, the tape will be stopped
automatically to protect the tape and the video heads.
To record one TV program while
1 Use TV/VCR to select the TV mode during recording.
“TV” appears in the display window.
2 Using the TV, select the channel to be viewed.
Always use PAUSE/STEP for best results when making
changes during recording.
For example: To change channels during recording, first press
PAUSE/STEP to put the unit in pause mode. Select the desired
channel on the DVD/VCR Receiver, then press PAUSE/STEP
again to resume recording.
This DVD/VCR Receiver can be programmed to record
up to 8 programs within a period of 1 year. For unattend-
ed recording, the timer needs to know the channels to be
recorded and the starting and ending times.
Turn on the power of both the DVD/VCR Receiver and the
Be sure the TV is set to the DVD/VCR Receiver output channel
(CH3 or CH4).
Make sure the TUNING BAND in the TUNING menu is set
appropriately (TV or CATV).
1. Press MENU and the MAIN menu will appear.
to choose the PROGRAM menu.
3. Press ENTER to go to the PROGRAM menu.
The PROGRAM menu will appear.
If all 8 programs have been entered, FULLY
PROGRAMMED message will appear for a moment
and then PROGRAM 1 will appear on the TV screen.
to choose the PROGRAM No. (1-8).
to choose the MONTH option.
to choose the desired month.
to choose the DAY option.
to choose the desired day.
to choose the START option.
to choose the desired start time.
to choose the STOP option.
to choose the desired stop time.
to choose the CHANNEL option.
to choose the desired channel
(Channel, LINE1(L1) or LINE2(L2)).
Cable Users: If you have CABLE TV and used Cable Box
in Connecting Antenna/Cable TV to DVD/VCR Receiver
(page 11), using a cable box converter, you must set the
channel in this step to match the cable box output channel
(usually CH 3 or 4). Change channels on the cable box
instead of with the DVD/VCR Receiver.
If you try to set the program timer before setting the clock,
PLEASE SET THE CLOCK appears for a moment and
then CLOCK menu appears on the TV screen. Set the time
and date before proceeding.
Make sure a tape is in the DVD/VCR Receiver and the
safety tab is in place or the tape will be automatically
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