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8SUPERIMPOSE — OFF / AUTO
When this function is set to “AUTO”, various operational indicators
appear on the TV screen. Messages appear in the selected
language. (墌pg. 21)
OFF: To turn off superimposed indications.
AUTO: To superimpose operational indications for approximately
five seconds just after the corresponding operation.
●Even when “SUPERIMPOSE” is set to “OFF”, you can display the
various operational indicators by pressing ON SCREEN. To clear the
operational indicators, press ON SCREEN again.
●When you use this unit as the source player for editing, be sure to set
“SUPERIMPOSE” to “OFF” before starting. (墌pg.62)
●When you select “AUTO”, during playback, the operation mode
indicators may be disturbed depending on the type of disc being used.
8BLUE BACK — OFF / ON
When this function is set to “ON”, the TV screen becomes all blue
when receiving a channel not in use.
When you want to receive an unstable channel with poor signals, set
this function to “OFF”.
8DIMMER — BRIGHT / DIMMED1 / DIMMED2 / OFF
You can change the brightness of the front display panel.
BRIGHT: Normally select this.
DIMMED1/DIMMED2: To change the brightness level. (Blue lamp
on the front display panel becomes dimmer.)
OFF: To dim the front display panel. (Blue lamp on the front display
panel is turned off.)
8POWER SAVE — OFF / ON
When this function is set to “ON”, you can reduce the power
consumption while the unit is turned off.
●During Power Save mode—
—the front display panel will be turned off.
●Power Save does not work when—
—the unit is in the Timer mode.
—the unit’s power is turned off after timer-recording or Instant Timer
—the Automatic Satellite Program Recording mode is engaged.
●It takes some time for the unit to complete initialisation after you turn
on the unit power, with “WAKE UP” blinking on the front display panel.
8ON SCREEN LANGUAGE
This unit offers you the choice to view on-screen messages in 3
For details, refer to “On-screen Language Set” (墌pg.21).
If you connect the unit and TV with Component Video Connection
(墌pg. 19), you can select the scan mode from two modes:
Interlaced scan mode which is used in the conventional TV system,
and Progressive scan mode which enables reproduction of higher-
In the conventional video system, a picture is shown on the display
monitor in two halves. The Interlaced scan system places lines of
the second half of the picture in-between lines of the first half of the
Progressive scan displays all the horizontal lines of a picture at one
time, as a single frame. This system can convert the interlaced
video from DVD into progressive format for connection to a
progressive display. It dramatically increases the vertical resolution.
1Press PROGRESSIVE SCAN for 3 or more seconds.
●Video output indicator ( ) lights on the front display panel if
Progressive scan mode has been established. (墌pg. 14)
●Each press of PROGRESSIVE SCAN for 3 or more seconds
switches the scan mode.
●Interlaced scan mode is the setting at your purchase.
●Interlaced scan mode might be suitable depending on video material.
●Scan mode cannot be set while menu screen is displayed.
●When the Progressive scan mode is engaged, no video signal is
output from S-VIDEO OUTPUT connectors and VIDEO/AUDIO
OUTPUT connectors.Scan Mode Set
Your TV needs to be compatible with Progressive.
●Turn on the unit.
●Turn on the TV and select the AV mode.
●Slide the TV/CABLE/DBS/DVD switch to DVD.
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