Mitsubishi Electronics HS-HD2000U manual

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    VIDEO CASSETTE RECORDER OWNER’S GUIDE MODEL HS-HD2000U This Video Cassette Recorder is based on th[...]

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    ♦ High-Definition Digital Recording and Playback ♦ Hand-held LCD programming ♦ Full S-VHS VCR [...]

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    1 To connect your VCR, go to page 4. To play a tape , go to page 12. To record a program , go to pag[...]

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    2 IMPORT ANT SAFEGUARDS Please read all these instructions carefully regarding your VCR before you b[...]

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    3 16 Power Lines An outside antenna system should not be located in the vi- cinity of overhead power[...]

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    4 Hooking Up Y our VCR Unpacking Y our VCR As you unpack your new VCR, please make sure the followin[...]

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    5 Antenna or Cable System without Cable Box Connecting Antenna or Cable 1 Connect antenna or cable f[...]

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    6 3 Set the RF converter to OFF . See page 61 for instructions on this setting, which can be done at[...]

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    7 Hooking Up Y our VCR Connections to Integrated HDTV or IEEE 1394-equipped HDTV Receiver If you con[...]

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    8 Hooking Up Y our VCR Notes about IEEE 1394 network The IEEE 1394-equipped devices that are availab[...]

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    9 IMPORT ANT Y ou cannot connect both a satellite receiver and a digital cable box. Y ou may need to[...]

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    10 Connections to Home Theater Receiver Y ou may wish to connect your VCR to a Home Theater Receiver[...]

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    11 IMPORT ANT If you connect both a cable box and satellite re- ceiver , place the IR Emitter to fac[...]

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    12 Playback Setting Up Y our VCR to Playback/Recording the Digital Broadcast in D-VHS Format 1 Make [...]

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    13 3 Y ou are now watching the VCR’s picture. T o go back to viewing the picture from the TV , pre[...]

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    14 Loading a T ape T apes can be loaded into your VCR as long as the VCR is plugged in. Even when th[...]

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    15 Using Basic Playback Controls Rewinding a T ape While the tape is stopped, press REW on the remot[...]

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    16 Y our VCR comes with Mitsubishi’ s exclusive on-screen operating system. This system has been d[...]

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    17 4 Y ou will see the menu for sources connected to the VCR. Using the list below as a reference, t[...]

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    18 7 When the brand code is correct, turn the shuttle ring to the right. The screen will add a Chann[...]

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    19 Setting Up Y our VCR 12 T urn on the VCR the next day . When you set your TV’ s input to view t[...]

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    20 IMPORT ANT Automatic channel programming using A LL S ET may include vacant channels if there are[...]

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    21 Adding and Deleting Channels If necessary , you can manually add or delete channels after you hav[...]

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    22 Selecting a Channel Now that you have memorized channels, and added or deleted some, you will wan[...]

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    23 Setting the Clock If your clock is set correctly , skip this section. If your VCR cannot set the [...]

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    24 If the VCR displays the wrong time 1 Follow the procedure on the previous page to step 3 . Then t[...]

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    25 5 T urn the ADJUST dial until the correct month appears on screen. T urn the SHUTTLE ring to the [...]

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    26 Y our new VCR of fers a wide variety of recording options that take full advantage of our advance[...]

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    27 Recording recording copy protected digital programs Some programs have copy protect data to prohi[...]

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    28 Recording a Current Broadcast in Analog (S- VHS/S-VHS ET/VHS) Format 1 Load a tape with its erasu[...]

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    29 Using One-T ouch Recording (OTR) One-T ouch Recording (OTR) is a way to begin recording immediate[...]

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    30 Using Standby One-T ouch Recording (OTR 2 ) Standby One-T ouch Recording (also called OTR 2 ) is [...]

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    31 Notes about A vailable T ape and Recording Time Recording Format The available recording format i[...]

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    32 Using S-VHS Set-Up Menu Selecting Recording Format When recording in analog, the HS-HD2000U allow[...]

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    33 Selecting S-input Setting T o watch the picture from other equipment through the VCR, you have to[...]

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    34 Using Audio and Video Functions The audio and video function menus allow you to set things such a[...]

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    35 Descriptions of V ideo Functions 3D-Y/C This function improves the picture quality when you watch[...]

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    36 Selecting and Adjusting the Audio and V ideo Functions 1 If you set your remote control to be abl[...]

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    37 Mitsubishi offers 6 ways to set your VCR to record upcoming broadcasts. Choose from: D-VHS T imer[...]

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    38 When you program both the D-VHS and analog timer recording When you turn the VCR off, the program[...]

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    39 6 Program to record menu appears. T urn the ADJUST dial to choose the channel you would like to r[...]

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    40 Timer Recording Conventional VCR T imer Recording 1 Load a tape with its erasure prevention tab i[...]

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    41 9 T urn the ADJUST dial to set the recording speed: SP = standard play; EP = extended play; AUT O[...]

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    42 Timer Recording VCR Plus+ ® System Programming The VCR Plus+ system allows you to program your V[...]

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    43 7 If you wish to change the record speed, turn the SHUTTLE ring to the right repeatedly until the[...]

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    44 IMPORT ANT Y ou cannot transfer the PlusCode number while the VCR is recording or on recording pa[...]

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    45 Quick Program Quick Program is an exclusive Mitsubishi feature that simplifies the process of pro[...]

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    46 On LCD Programming On LCD Programming is a programming method to set the timer recording on the r[...]

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    47 IMPORT ANT Y ou cannot transfer the program while the VCR is recording or on recording pause mode[...]

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    48 If a tape runs out during timer recording, the VCR ejects the tape and the pro- grammed recording[...]

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    49 TV Programs that End on the Day After If you want to start the recording at 1 1:00 PM and end it [...]

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    50 Timer Recording Cancelling a Timer Recording before the Recording Starts 1 Press MENU on the remo[...]

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    51 Editing Features IEEE 1394 INTERFACE HS-HD2000U ANOTHER D-VHS VCR IEEE 1394 INTERFACE IEEE 1394 I[...]

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    52 Editing Features IEEE 1394 INTERFACE IEEE 1394-equipped HDTV receiver integrated HDTV OR HS-HD200[...]

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    53 Copying a T ape from Analog to Analog There are two basic ways to make a copy of a tape from anal[...]

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    54 Editing Features R VIDEO S-VIDEO OUT 2 AUDIO RL L R L RECORDING AUDIO OUT L AUDIO OUT R AUDIO IN [...]

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    55 Advanced Features Advanced Playback Controls (for analog playback only) Special Effects Y ou can [...]

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    56 Adjusting the T racking automatic tracking Y our VCR automatically adjusts the tape to give you t[...]

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    57 Quick search (CM skip) Quick search lets you skip over the tape you are playing in about 30 secon[...]

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    58 Counter zero stop Counter zero stop allows you to quickly access the beginning of a recorded or p[...]

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    59 repeat playback Y ou can playback a section of tape over and over using repeat playback. The tape[...]

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    60 IMPORT ANT The time gauge and remaining time work by detecting control signals on recorded tapes.[...]

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    61 Auto power save (auto-off) When the Auto Power Save feature is turned on, the VCR will automatica[...]

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    62 using PerfecT ape ® automatically 1 Load a blank tape into the VCR. The VCR will display the tes[...]

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    63 Search with Picture When you set Search w/ Picture setting to ON, it allows you to search (FWD/RE[...]

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    64 Advanced Options Using the remote control to operate your TV The HS-HD2000U remote control can op[...]

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    65 T o program the remote control operational setting The HS-HD2000U has two remote control operatio[...]

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    66 Location of Controls Remote Control remote control LCD See the section “Remote Control LCD”. [...]

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    67 Remote Control -- Flip cover open EJECT Ejects a tape. OTR 2/ % % % % % ST ART TIME Sets the star[...]

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    68 remote control sensor Receives signals from the remote control. Do not block it. JOG/CHANNEL Chan[...]

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    69 Location of Controls PerfecT ape ® light : PT Flashes when PerfecT ape test is in progress. Stay[...]

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    70 Location of Controls IEEE 1394 INTERFACE CONVERTER BOX CONTROL ANTENNA OUT IN VIDEO AUDIO R L/MON[...]

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    71 Important Information Special Information Concerning Stationary Images or Letterbox Images: For b[...]

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    72 T rouble Checks If your VCR malfunctions, try the following steps prior to contacting your Mitsub[...]

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    73 T rouble Checks T ry This... • Try automatic head cleaning. • Clean the video heads using a d[...]

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    74 Specifications F ORMA T S-VHS/VHS NTSC standard with Hi-Fi audio and D-VHS standard V IDEO S IGNA[...]

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    75 D daylight savings time ................... 24 digital tracking light ...................... 69 d[...]

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    MITSUBISHI DIGIT AL ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. 9351 Jeronimo Road Irvine, CA 92618-1904 www .mitsubis[...]