Introduction Various settings DIGITAL VIDEO Disc playback Hi-Fi VCR & DVD VIDEO RECORDER D-VR5SU Tape playback Recording OWNER’S MANUAL Editing the disc Dubbing Additional information ©2006 Toshiba Corporation This device does not tape-record copy protected DVD Video Discs.
Introduction SAFTY PRECAUTIONS CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage within the product's enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS Introduction 1. READ INSTRUCTIONS All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the unit is operated. 2. RETAIN INSTRUCTIONS The safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference. 3. HEED WARNINGS All warnings on the unit and in the operating instructions should be adhered to. 4. FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS All operating and use instructions should be followed. 5. CLEANING Unplug this unit from the wall outlet before cleaning.
Introduction IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS 13. LIGHTNING To protect your unit from a lightning storm, or when it is left unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will prevent damage to the unit due to lightning and power line surges. 14.
IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS Introduction 19. REPLACEMENT PARTS When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician uses replacement parts specified by the manufacturer or those that have the same characteristics as the original part. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards. 20. SAFETY CHECK Upon completion of any service or repairs to this unit, ask the service technician to perform safety checks to determine that the unit is in proper operating condition.
Introduction Contents Introduction •• •• • • •• • •• SAFTY PRECAUTIONS ...................................... 2 IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS .............................. 3 Contents ............................................................. 6 Features .............................................................. 8 Disc ..................................................................... 9 Handling discs ................................................... 9 Discs which can be played back ..................
Contents • Tape playback •• • Loading and unloading a cassette tape ......... 49 Cassette tape playback ................................... 50 Special playback .............................................. 51 Picture search .................................................. 51 Still picture ....................................................... 51 Slow motion ..................................................... 51 Frame by frame picture ....................................
Introduction Features Recording function Not only can you playback and record video tapes, but you can also playback DVD discs or make recordings using DVD-RAM, DVD-RW or DVD-R discs with this unit. In addition, you can enjoy editing the programs you record. Playback function Timer recording The timer recording system allows you to select the date, time and channel and record the desired programs. Up to 12 timer programs within a month can be stored in this unit.
Disc Handling discs Region management information Be sure to hold the disc by its edges. Do not touch the surface of the disc. Take the disc carefully from its case. • Do not scratch the disc. • Do not get dirt on the surface of the disc. • Do not stick labels or adhesive tapes on the disc. • Do not drop or bend the disc. This unit is designed and manufactured to support the region management information that is recorded on a DVD disc.
Introduction Disc Discs on which video can be recorded To record video with this unit, use the discs below: Media type Logo mark DVD-RAM Ver.2.0 Ver.2.1 DVD-RW DVD-R Ver.1.0, Ver.1.1, Ver.1.2 Ver.1.1 CPRM support Ver.1.2 CPRM support (1~6x SPEED) Ver.2.0, Ver.2.1 (1~16x SPEED) DVD-RAM • When using cartridge-type DVD-RAM discs, it will be necessary to remove the disc from the cartridge. • Use only DVD-RAM discs that comply with DVDRAM standard Version 2.0 or 2.1.
Disc When recording in the Video mode A DVD-Video has large partitions called “Titles”, and smaller partitions within them called “Chapters”. A music CD has other partitions called “Tracks”. A number is allotted to each partition and these numbers are called “title numbers”, “chapter numbers” or “track numbers”. When a disc recorded in the Video mode is finalized, it cannot be recorded onto any more. Therefore, before finalization, be sure to perform all desired recording.
Introduction Parts and functions Front * This unit has a door on the front panel. Please open it to access the S-VIDEO jack and the AUDIO (L/R)/VIDEO IN (INPUT 2) jacks.
Parts and functions Display window 2 P 1 No. Introduction 4 3 Display Description 1 Lights during video tape playback. Video tape is temporarily stopped. Lights during video tape recording. P Progressive scanning mode. Timer recording display. XP/SP/LP/SLP 4 DVD recording modes. XP, SP, LP or SLP can be selected in turn by pressing the REC MODE/SPEED repeatedly. SP/SLP 2 VCR recording modes. SP or SLP can be selected in turn by pressing the REC MODE/SPEED repeatedly.
Introduction Parts and functions Page Remote control OPEN/CLOSE EJECT PROG HDMI TV/VIDEO ON/STANDBY 0-9 INSTANT REPLAY INSTANT SKIP DISPLAY VCR DVD CH / DUBBING DVD MENU INPUT SELECT TOP MENU/TITLE MENU SETUP / TRK +/– / ENTER RETURN CANCEL Opens or Closes the tray. Ejects the cassette tapes Activates the progressive scanning mode. HDMI output on/off. Select to operate TV/VIDEO Turns power on/off.
Parts and functions Inserting Batteries into the Remote Control: the battery compartment 2 Install two “AAA” batteries, pay- 3 Replace the compartment cover. 1 Open ing attention to the polarity diacover in the direction of the ar- Introduction gram in the battery compartment. row. Caution: Never throw batteries into a fire. Notes: • Be sure to use AAA size batteries. • Dispose of batteries in a designated disposal area. • Batteries should always be disposed of with the environment in mind.
Introduction Antenna connections If you are using an antenna system, follow these instructions. If you are using a Cable TV subscriber, skip ahead to page 18 for the proper connections. ANTENNA TO DVD/VCR CONNECTION The DVD/VCR must be connected “between” the antenna and the TV. First, disconnect the antenna from the TV and connect it to the DVD/VCR. Then connect the DVD/VCR to the TV. Below are 3 common methods of connecting an antenna system to a DVD/VCR.
Antenna connections DVD/VCR TO TV CONNECTION TV UHF/VHF IN 75 ohm coaxial cable (supplied) !"## $# #" " #" ! !"## !"## NOTE: If a UHF or VHF antenna is used, set the TV/CABLE menu option to the “TV” mode. TV with single 75 ohm UHF/VHF antenna input $# #" " #" ! !"## Introduction After you have connected the antenna to the DVD/VCR, you must connect the DVD/VCR to the TV.
Introduction Cable TV connections Many cable companies offer services permitting reception of extra channels including pay or subscription channels. This DVD/VCR has an extended tuning range and can be tuned to most cable channels without using a cable company supplied converter box, except for those channels which are intentionally scrambled. If you subscribe to a special channel which is scrambled, you must have a descrambler box for proper reception.
Cable TV connections IMPORTANT: Make sure the TV/CABLE menu option is set to the “CABLE” mode. This DVD/VCR cannot receive scrambled programs since it does not contain a descrambler. In order to receive scrambled programs, your existing descrambler must be used. Descrambler boxes are available from cable companies. Consult your local cable company for more information concerning connection to their descrambler equipment. There are many ways to connect your DVD/VCR to a cable system.
Introduction Connections with the TV or audio component The exact arrangement you use to interconnect various video and audio components to the DVD/VCR is dependent on the model and features of each component. Check the Owner’s Manual provided with each component for the location of video and audio inputs and outputs.
Connections with the TV or audio component Connect to a TV with HDMI output HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface. HDMI transfers digital audio and uncompressed digital video on a single cable. As a result, audio cables and video cables don’t need to be connected separately to a device. In addition, HDMI is compatible with HDCP (High Bandwidth Digital Content Protection). For proper operation, it is recommended that you use as short an HDMI cable as possible.
Introduction Connections with the TV or audio component Connect to a stereo amplifier with audio output You can enjoy high quality audio by connecting the audio output to your amplifier. Connect the audio output jacks to any line-level inputs (such as AUX, DVD, CD, etc.) of an audio amplifier.
Auto clock setting / Setting the video channel Auto clock setting Preparation: After the antenna or cable is connected, wait for at least 3 minutes with the power turned off for the auto clock feature to activate. After the clock is set automatically, you may have to set the Standard Time (time zone) and Daylight Saving Time. (See 27.) Press ON/STANDBY to turn on the DVD/VCR after the auto clock operation completed. • When shipped from factory, the “AUTO CLOCK” option is set to “ON” position.
Various settings SETUP MENU The SETUP MENU consists of several menus where you can make various settings concerning language, audio functions, and images. In addition, this menu includes a clock, channel and other things that require setting just after purchase. For details of each menu, see the corresponding section in this chapter. Press or to select the desired submenu and 3 press ENTER. The screen for the selected submenu will appear.
Setting the language You can choose the language of the menu screen, DVD menu, DVD audio and subtitles. Selectable languages: Preparation: ENGLISH, FRANCAIS, ESPANOL The language you have selected will play if it is recorded on the disc. • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “LANGUAGE” from “SYSTEM SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24. ORIGINAL The unit will select the first priority language of each disc.
Various settings Setting the parental control Some discs are specified as not suitable for children. This unit can prevent playback of such discs. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “PARENTAL” from “SYSTEM SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24.
Setting the clock The clock is set to the correct time automatically, but it can also be set manually. The clock can be set for daylight saving time and time zone. Preparation: In the rare event that you live within the broadcast range of two stations in two different time zones, the DVD/ VCR may recognize the wrong station for the auto clock set. To correct the situation: Select “STANDARD TIME” and select the time zone from the below.
Various settings Setting the disc You can format, protect, or finalize a disc. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “DISC SETUP” from “SYSTEM SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24.
Setting the disc / Other (SYSTEM SETUP) PROTECT DISC You can protect a disc to prevent the content recorded on it from being erased, edited or re-recorded. Only DVD-RAM and DVD-RW (in VR mode) can be protected. Select “PROTECT DISC” and select “ON” to protect the disc. To cancel the disc protection, select “OFF”. UNDO FINALIZE NOTES: • During unfinalizing, the cursor will move repeatedly. When cancelling finalization is complete, “UNDO FINALISING COMPLETED PRESS ENTER” will appear.
Various settings Setting the screen This section describes settings about the screen. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “AV SETUP 1” from “AV SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24.
Setting the image quality / Setting the audio This section describes image quality settings. This section describes audio settings. Preparation: Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “AV SETUP 2” in “AV SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24. • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “AUDIO” from “AV SETUP”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24.
Various settings Setting the audio / Setting the recording SAP (Second Audio Program) INITIAL REC MODE This unit is fitted with an SAP broadcast system that enables you to switch to a second audio program while viewing a selected channel. This function applies only when the program is broadcast in multiple languages through the SAP broadcast system. Select “SAP” and select “ON” to activate SAP. Select “OFF” to cancel.
Setting the channel / Setting other items You can set the switching interval between played back images in the slide show mode. And, you can display the registration code of DivX® VOD. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “OTHER”. For the procedure, see steps 1 to 3 in “Using the SETUP MENU” on page 24. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Select “CH SETUP”.
Disc playback Playback procedure Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) NOTE: It is impossible to switch to the VCR mode while DVD is played back. Press OPEN/CLOSE. 1 The disc tray will open. a disc onto the tray. 2 Place Hold the disc, position it with the printed label side up, align it with the guide and place it in its proper position. Press OPEN/CLOSE to close the 3 disc tray.
Playback by selecting a title When playing back a recorded disc, you can display the title menu and select the title to be played back. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load a recorded DVD. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) TITLE MENU. 1 Press The title menu will appear.
Disc playback Checking media information Various information on the loaded disc can be displayed on the TV screen. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Load the disc. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) DISPLAY. 1 Press Media information will appear.
Special playback Fast forward playback NOTE: There may be a slight delay between pressing the button and the function activation. Press SEARCH during normal playback. will increase the speed of the search Each press of SEARCH (x2), (x12), (x24), (x100). (The speed of the search is increased up to only 2 steps in Audio CD.) • To resume normal playback, press PLAY. Review playback • To resume normal playback, press PLAY. Still playback Press PAUSE/STILL during normal playback.
Disc playback Instant skip / Locating a specific scene Instant skip Use this function to skip commercials while you playback. Press INSTANT SKIP during playback. The time jumps to a point approx. 30 seconds later and playback resumes. NOTE: With some DVD-Video, the Commercial skip operation may not work. Locating a specific scene Specify the time recorded on the disc, chapter or title to playback. Press PLAY MODE. 1 The play mode screen will appear.
Repeat playback Instant replay This feature can be used to repeat the last 10 seconds of viewed material, and continues to play as normal. Press INSTANT REPLAY during playback. The video returns to a point 10 seconds before and playback resumes. NOTES: • If the time from the title top is less than 10 seconds when INSTANT REPLAY is pressed, the title top is repeated and then the video is played back. • With some DVD-Video, the one touch repeat operation may not work.
Disc playback Title selection / DVD menu Title selection Two or more titles are recorded on some discs. If the title menu is recorded on the disc, you can select the desired title. TOP MENU/TITLE MENU during playback. 1 Press The title menu appears on the screen. • Press TOP MENU/TITLE MENU again to resume playback at the scene where you pressed TOP MENU/TITLE MENU. 2 Press / or / to select the desired title. ENTER. 3 Press The playback of the selected title will start.
Changing angles / Zooming / Karaoke playback Changing angles When playing back a disc recorded with multi-angle facility, you can change the angle that you are viewing the scene from. ANGLE during playback. 1 Press The current angle will appear. Angle 1 out of 3 Disc playback 2 Press ANGLE repeatedly until the desired angle is selected. Zooming This unit will allow you to zoom in on the frame image. You can then make selections by switching the position of the frame. ZOOM during playback.
Disc playback Changing soundtrack language / Subtitles / To turn off the PBC (VIDEO CD Version 2.0) Changing soundtrack language You can select the language when you play a multilingual disc. AUDIO during playback. 1 Press The current soundtrack language will appear. Audio 1/8 ENG Dolby Digital AUDIO repeatedly until the 2 Press desired language is selected. The on-screen display will disappear after a few seconds.
Various operations on CD This section describes the TRACK INFO screen where music CDs or Video CDs can be played back using the various operations. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load the music CD or Video CD. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) Press TOP MENU/TITLE MENU. The TRACK INFO screen will appear.
Disc playback Various operations on CD Random playback Press or to select “RANDOM PLAY” from the menu list and 1 press ENTER. The order of music tracks is randomly changed. PLAY. 2 Press Music is played back in random order. To cancel random playback, select “RANDOM PLAY” from the menu list again, and press ENTER. Repeat playback of selected track Press or to select the track number you want to repeat 1 playback and press . Press or to select “REPEAT TRACK” from the menu list and 2 press ENTER. PLAY.
MP3/WMA/JPEG/DivX® playback Preparation: MP3 and WMA files can be played back. You can also display JPEG/ DivX® files on the TV screen and enjoy them. Some discs may not play due to the condition of the recording. • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load the disc storing MP3, WMA, JPEG or DivX®. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) Using the BROWSER screen TITLE MENU. 1 Press The BROWSER screen will appear.
Disc playback MP3/WMA/JPEG/DivX® playback Playing back MP3/WMA files or to select MP3 or WMA file. 1 Press • In case the disc includes more than 10 files, you can turn to the next or the previous page. (See page 43.) BROWSER Grammy03_01.mp3 Grammy03_02.mp3 Grammy03_03.mp3 Grammy03_04.mp3 Grammy03_05.mp3 Grammy03_06.mp3 Grammy03_07.mp3 Grammy03_08.mp3 Grammy03_09.mp3 Grammy03_10.mp3 MP3 CD • MP3 files must have the extension letters “.mp3”.
MP3/WMA/JPEG/DivX® playback Playing back JPEG files or to select JPEG file. 1 Press • In case the disc includes more than 10 files, you can turn to the next or the previous page. (See page 43.) BROWSER /popArt Alfred Ia Guigne.jpg Alone.jpg Ambassadeurs-Aristide_Bruant.jp Arlstide Bruant.jpg At_the_Moulin_Rouge.jpg Clown Cha-U-Kao.jpg Dancer Seated.jpg Disc playback EI Dorado.jpg Galerie 65 Cannes.jpg Jane Avril-1893.
Disc playback MP3/WMA/JPEG/DivX® playback Playing back DivX® video files or to select DivX file. 1 Press • If the disc includes more than 10 files, you can move to the next ® or previous page. (See page 43.) BROWSER Video01.divx Video02.divx Video03.divx Video04.divx Video05.divx Video06.divx SELECT ENTER PLAY SET RETURN TITLE MENU BACK END the item a or b listed below. 2 Carrya:outPress ENTER. and then press or to select “PLAY” and b: Press press ENTER. The selected title is played back.
Tape playback Loading and unloading a cassette tape Use only video cassette tapes marked and . • Cassettes marked “VHS” (or “S-VHS”) can be used with this video cassette recorder However, S-VHS recording is not possible with this model. • This model is equipped with SQPB (S-VHS QUASI PLAYBACK) that makes it possible to playback S-VHS recordings with regular VHS resolution. • HQ VHS is compatible with existing VHS equipment. Loading Push the center of the tape until it is automatically inserted.
Tape playback Cassette tape playback Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Press VCR to select the VCR mode. (The VCR indicator will light.) a prerecorded tape 1 Load (When loading a cassette tape without the erase prevention tab, playback will start automatically). start playback 2 To Press PLAY. Playback will start. “ ” will appear on the screen for about 4 seconds. To stop playback Press STOP once. The tape will stop but remain fully loaded and ready to play.
Special playback Repeat playback The entire video tape will be played until its end. The tape will then automatically rewind to the beginning and the playback will be repeated. Picture search Reverse picture search function Press REW x 1 or x 2 during the playback. Forward picture search function Press F.FWD x 1 or x 2 during the playback. To return to playback: Press PLAY. 1 Press REPEAT while the VCR is playing back.
Tape playback ZERO RETURN function / Video index search system DISPLAY. 1 Press The counter display shows the tape running ZERO RETURN function 8 : 47AM MON HI-FI time during playback or recording. This function makes tape rewinding stop at the counter “00:00:00” position automatically. 00 : 04 : 38 SP Press COUNTER RESET at the desired 2 tape position. The counter display will be 8 : 47AM MON HI-FI reset to the “00:00:00” position (e.g. the beginning of recording).
Recording Read this before recording on disc Types of disc This section explains what you must know to record onto a disc. Read it before attempting to record. You can use DVD-RAM, DVD-RW and DVD-R discs to record video. NOTE: • This mode involves mutiple editing functions. • Various editing options using a created Playlist.
Recording Read this before recording on disc 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 criminal liability. Images that cannot be recorded Some DVD-Video and broadcasts contain copy-restriction signals to protect copyrights. There are 3 types of copy-restriction signals: “Copy Free”, “Copy Never” and “Copy Once”.
Recording a TV program You can record programs you watch on TV onto video tapes or DVDs. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set it to the video input mode. • Load a recordable DVD or video tape into the unit. • Press DVD or VCR to select the appropriate mode. Press REC MODE/SPEED to select the re1 cording mode. The recording mode will appear on the TV monitor and change every time REC MODE/SPEED is pressed.
Recording Recording a TV program To stop recording Press STOP to stop recording. “ ” will appear on the screen for about 4 seconds. NOTE: When recording onto a DVD, even if STOP is pressed during recording, recording does not stop instantly. Recording may continue for as long as 1 minute maximum. To stop recording temporarily Press PAUSE/STILL to avoid recording unwanted material. “ ” will appear on screen for about 4 seconds. Press again to resume recording.
One-touch Timer Recording (OTR) Preparation: The One-touch Timer Recording feature provides a simple and convenient way to make a timed recording. • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load a recordable DVD or video tape into the unit. • Press DVD or VCR to select the appropriate mode. Example: One-touch Timer Recording for 30 minutes. REC MODE/SPEED to select the 1 Press recording mode. For the recording mode, see step 1 on page 55.
Recording Timer recording Setting timer recording Preparation: The timer recording system allows you to select the date, time and channel and record the desired programs. Up to 12 timer programs within a month can be stored in this unit. • • • • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. Load a recordable DVD or video tape. Press DVD or VCR to select the appropriate mode. Confirm that the clock is indicating the correct time.
Timer recording 4 Press Press or or to select “TYPE” and press ENTER. to select “ONCE” from the list and press ENTER.
Recording Timer recording SETUP MENU TIMER REC SET TYPE ONCE DATE (MM/DD) 11/20(TH) START 08:00PM END 09:30PM CH REC REC TO MODE 12 REC TO DVD REC MODE LP OK SELECT ENTER 11 ENTER RETURN BACK SETUP END Select “OK” and press ENTER. The timer program is determined and the TIMER REC SET screen appears again. you enter the other program for the timer recording, re12 When peat the steps 3 to 11. 13 Press SETUP.
Chase Playback You can begin playback from the beginning of a program currently being recorded. You will find this function of great advantage on long programs, as you do not have to wait for the end of recording to begin playback. recording a TV program onto the DVD-RAM disc, press PLAY 1 While to start chase playback. The TV program as it is being recorded will played back. a scene you want through the following operations if nec2 Locate essary. Still playback: Press PAUSE.
Recording Stereo recording and playback The VHS Hi-Fi audio system permits high fidelity recording of MTS STEREO TV broadcasts. When a MTS STEREO broadcast is received, the word “STEREO” will appear on the screen and the program can be viewed or recorded in stereo. The Hi-Fi STEREO recording procedure is the same as for normal recordings. STEREO NOTE: When using a Cable TV system, stereo TV programs may be transmitted over a mono cable channel.
Editing the disc Editing the disc This section explains how to edit the recorded contents on DVDRWs. However, the items that you can edit vary with the recording formats. In VR mode, you can edit various title menus, whereas in Video mode, you can edit only a few items. Title menu When the content is recorded, a title name that includes the date, time, channel number and other information is created automatically.
Editing the disc Editing a playlist Preparation: You can create and edit the playlist based on the original title. • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load the recorded DVD-RAM/RW (VR). • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) Creating a playlist TITLE MENU. 1 Press The title menu will appear.
Editing a playlist Changing a title name 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the playlist where you want to change the title name. 2 Select • Press or to select the playlist. • Press • Press to display the editing menu of the playlist. or to select “RENAME TITLE”.
Editing the disc Editing a playlist Erasing a scene (Edit title) You can erase an unnecessary scene from the created playlist. When you erase the scene from the playlist, the scene is not erased from the original title. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the playlist where a scene you want to erase is included. 2 Select • Press or to select the playlist. • Press • Press to display the editing menu of the playlist. or to select “EDIT TITLE”.
Editing a playlist Press or to select “SET START” at the start point of the 5 scene that you want to erase and press ENTER. (To set the start point easily, search the start point while “SET START” is selected) The still image at the start point appears at the left small screen.
Editing the disc Editing a playlist Combining the title You can create a playlist by combining the several original titles or playlists. To combine the titles, it is necessary to create a playlist at first. By combining the titles in the playlist, a playlist where several titles are combined is created. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the playlist where you want to combine the titles. 2 Select • Press or to select the playlist. • Press • Press to display the editing menu of the playlist.
Editing a playlist Erasing a playlist You can erase the created playlist. Even if you erase the playlist, the original title will not be erased. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the playlist that you want to erase. 2 Select • Press or to select the playlist. • Press • Press to display the editing menu of the playlist. or to select “DELETE TITLE”.
Editing the disc Editing an original title In VR mode, you can edit various items, whereas in Video mode, you can only edit the title names. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load the recorded disc. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) Adding a chapter mark You can add a chapter mark to the original title. You can add up to 999 chapter marks to one disc. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu.
Editing an original title the scene you want to add a chapter mark, press ENTER. 5 When The playback is paused and the position of the added chapter mark appears green. ADD CHAPTER MARK NAME 11/25/2003 08:41 AM CHAPTER 2/4 LENGTH 00:03:08/00:30:17 17% The added chapter mark 6 If you want to continue to add chapter mark, repeat step 5. chapter marks is finished. 7 Adding • To display the title menu, press RETURN. • To return to the normal screen, press TITLE MENU.
Editing the disc Editing an original title COMBINE CHAPTERS NAME 11/25/2003 10:03 PM CHAPTER 2/4 LENGTH 00:02:03/00:30:17 SELECT ENTER ENTER RETURN BACK TITLE MENU END 7 or SKIP6 6 to select the chapter marks to be SKIP7 4 Press erased. ENTER. 5 Press The chapter marks are erased and 2 chapters are combined into 1 chapter. 6 To continue erasing the chapter marks, repeat steps 4 and 5. combining chapters will completed. 7 The • To display the title menu, press RETURN.
Editing an original title Erasing a scene (Edit title) You can erase an unnecessary scene from the original title. Erase the scene after checking the title. You cannot restore the erased scene. When you erase the scene, you can increase the disc space. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the original title where a scene you want to erase is in2 Select cluded. or to select the original title. to display the editing menu of original title. or to select “EDIT TITLE”.
Editing the disc Editing an original title Erasing an original title You can erase an original title. Erasing the title deletes both the title and the recording saved under that title name. Erase the original title after checking its title. The erased title cannot be restored. When you erase the title, you can increase the disc space. 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. the original title you want to erase. 2 Select • Press or to select the original title.
Changing a disc name You can change a disc name from the title menu. Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load the recorded DVD disc. • Press DVD to select the DVD mode. (The DVD indicator will light.) Changing a disc name 1 Press TITLE MENU to display the title menu. Press or to select “DISC NAME”. 2 •• Press to display the editing menu. • Press or to select “RENAME DISC”.
Editing the disc Changing a disc name Using the keyboard screen This section explains the function of the keyboard screen and how to input characters. The disc name and the title name can be changed using the keyboard screen. Keyboard screen types The keyboard screen has three types of “Letters”, “Numbers” and “Signs”. The type can be switched over by pressing REW or F.FWD. Character input 2 Example: Explained here is the procedure when you input “F” and “J”.
Changing a disc name or to select the type of letters in the 2 Press list below and press ENTER. Erasing a character You can erase the input character. Erasing method 1 1 Press , , or to select “Back”. ENTER. 2 Press The last input character will be erased. 3 Auto caps: Determines uppercase and lowercase automatically. Upper: Inputs all with uppercase letters. Lower: Inputs all with lowercase letters. Determining a name To erase the characters continuously, press ENTER repeatedly.
Dubbing Dubbing a tape onto a disc Preparation: You can record video or audio on a video tape onto a disc. • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Load a source video tape and a disc for recording. • Remove the erase protection tab of the source video tape to prevent the data from accidentally being erased. • Confirm the disc space before operation. • Press PROG/HDMI repeatedly to turn OFF HDMI mode. DVD to set this unit to DVD mode. 1 Press The DVD indicator will light.
Dubbing a disc onto a tape Preparation: You can record both video and audio from a disc to a video tape. When a disc with a copy guard is used, a distorted image is recorded onto the video tape. • • • • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. Load a source disc and a video tape for recording. Confirm the remaining tape for recording before operation. Press PROG/HDMI repeatedly to turn OFF HDMI mode. Press VCR to set this unit to VCR mode. 1 The VCR indicator will light.
Dubbing Dubbing using other equipment You can connect another VCR or camcorder to dubbing.
Dubbing using other equipment You can connect a DV format digital video camera to the DV IN terminal to record from it. Playback Digital Video Camera To DV OUT Recording VCR To DV IN DV cord (not supplied) NOTES: Preparation: • Turn ON the TV and set to the video input mode. • Set the digital video camera to the Playback mode. • Connect a DV format digital video camera to the DV IN terminal on the front panel. • Load a disc with enough recording space.
Additional information Glossary A-B Repeat Playback Playback that repeats between two set points, A and B. angle Recorded onto some DVD discs are scenes which have been simultaneously shot from a number of different angles (the same scene is shot from the front, from the left side, from the right side, etc.). With such discs you can select the angle from which to view the scene. DTS This is a digital sound system developed by Digital Theater Systems for use in cinemas.
Glossary parental control settings Level 1: Adult discs and general discs (R-rated discs included) cannot be played back. Level 2 to 3: Adult discs and R-rated discs cannot be played back. Level 4 to 7: Adult discs cannot be played back. (Level 4 to 7 discs contain content children age 15 and younger may not see.) Level 8: Virtually all discs can be played back without restriction. PBS Acronym for Public Broadcast System. The PBS channel transmits data for auto clock setting.
Additional information Language code list Enter the appropriate code number for the initial settings “DVD MENU”, “AUDIO” and/or “SUBTITLE” (see page 25).
Problems and troubleshooting Use the following check list for troubleshooting when you have problems with your unit. Consult your local dealer or service outlet if problems persist. Be sure all connections are properly made when using with other units. SYMPTOMS POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS PAGE Make sure the power cord is plugged in. Try another AC outlet. Power is off, check fuse or circuit breaker. Unplug unit, then plug it back in. Select the DVD or VCR mode before operating.
Additional information Problems and troubleshooting / Video head cleaning SYMPTOMS POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS PAGE VCR TV recording does not work. Timer recording does not work. Noise bars on screen. • • • • • • The erase prevention tab of the video cassette is broken off. 49, 55 The unit is in the external input mode. 27 The time is not set correctly. 59 The recording start/end time is not set correctly. 60 TIMER REC has not been pressed ( is not lit).
Error/Warning message list ERROR/WARNING MESSAGE CAUSE POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS PAGE SYSTEM ERROR PLEASE WAIT The power was shut down without completing the termination process due to a power failure or disconnection of the AC cord plug. (Abnormal termination) Wait until the message disappears. -- SYSTEM ERROR PLEASE WAIT DISC CHECKING The power was abruptly turned off before writing to the disc was completed. The data is now restoring.
Additional information Specifications GENERAL Power supply: Power consumption: Weight: Dimensions: Operating temperature: Operating humidity: Inputs/Outputs: Video: Audio: Antenna: VCR section Video head: Audio track: Tuner: RF channel output: F.FWD/REW Time: Hi-Fi frequency response: Hi-Fi dynamic range: DVD section Signal system: Applicable disc: Recording format: Recording discs: Recording time: (based on a 4.7GB disc) AC 120V 60Hz Operation: 29W Standby: 2.5W (if display window is off.) 11.0 lbs (5.
Limited warranty Limited United States Warranty Digital Audio Video ("DAV") Product - Depot Repair Warranty Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. ("TACP") makes the following limited warranties to original consumers in the United States. THESE LIMITED WARRANTIES EXTEND TO THE ORIGINAL CONSUMER PURCHASER OR ANY PERSON RECEIVING THIS DAV PRODUCT AS A GIFT FROM THE ORIGINAL CONSUMER PURCHASER AND TO NO OTHER PURCHASER OR TRANSFEREE. DAV PRODUCTS PURCHASED IN THE U.S.A. AND USED ANYWHERE OUTSIDE OF THE U.S.
Limited warranty How to Obtain Warranty Services If, after following all of the operating instructions in this manual and checking the section "Troubleshooting," you find that service is needed: (1) For instructions on how to obtain warranty service for your DAV Product, contact TACP's Consumer Solution Center toll free at 1-800-631-3811.
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