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    1 EN Contents 1 Impor tant safety inf ormation 3 Gener al maintenance 3 Recycling the product 5 2 Y our new pla y er 7 What's in the bo x 7 PC software loaded on the play er 7 Files loaded on the play er 7 Over view 7 Controls 7 Home screen 8 SafeSound 9 Use a Micro SD card 9 3 Get star ted 10 Char ge pow er 10 Batter y level indication 10 Swi[...]

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    2 EN Sleep timer 23 Display settings 23 Date and time 23 Language 23 PC connection preference 23 Information 23 For mat device 24 Factor y settings 24 SafeSound 24 Set the volume limit 24 W eekly o ver view 24 CD installer 24 13 Sync with PC media librar y thr ough Philips Songbird 25 Install Philips Songbird 25  ?[...]

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    3 EN 1 Impor tant saf ety inf ormation General maintenance The tr anslation of this document is for reference onl y . In the event of an y inconsistency between the English ver sion and the tr anslated ver sion, the English ver sion shall prevail. Caution  T o avoid damage or malfunction:  Do not expose the product to excessive heat caused by[...]

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    4 EN           areas.         manufacturer ma y void user's authority to oper ate the product. Cop [...]

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    5 EN contr ibutor s may be used to endor se or promote products der ived from this        per mission. This software is pro vided by the cop yr ight holder s and contr ibutor s "as is" and an y express or implied war r anties, including, [...]

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    6 EN T o safeguard the functionality and safety of          collection point or ser vice center where a professional can remo ve the batter y as sho wn: Please inform your self about the local r ules on separ ate collection of batter ie[...]

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    7 EN 2 Y our ne w pla y er What's in the bo x Make sure that y ou ha ve receiv ed the following items: Play er Ear phones USB cable Quick star t guide Safety and W ar r anty sheet Ph ips GoGear a dio p ay r Quick start guide Safe ty and Warranty Be o e u i g our set Che k o t det i s nsde th s book et Note  The images ser ve as reference on[...]

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    8 EN  Show options men u d MICR O SD  Slot for Micro SD card e RESET  Press the hole by using the tip of a ball pen when the screen does not respond to the pressing of keys. f  USB connector for po wer charging and data tr ansfer g MIC  Microphone h  3.5 mm headphone connector i V olume buttons  Press: Increase/decrease the vol[...]

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    9 EN SafeSound With the ear phones, SafeSound allows y ou to listen to music in a saf e way . When you listen to m usic through the ear phones, the sound pressure on your ear s is estimated¹ based on the electr ical char acter istics of the play er and ear phones. Then, the estimate is compared against the reference lev els² of sound pressure . A[...]

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    10 EN 3 Get star ted Charge pow er MUSE has a built in batter y that can be char ged through the USB connector of a computer . Connect the play er to a PC b y using the USB cable. Note  When you connect MUSE to a computer , you are     [Charge & transfer] or [Charge & p[...]

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    11 EN 4 Music T ransfer m usic to the pla y er Y ou can transfer your PC media librar y to MUSE in the follo wing ways:  Sync through Philips Songbird (see 'Sync with PC media libr ar y through Philips Songbird' on page 25); With the media management software , you can access online m usic stores, create playlists, or edit your media c[...]

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    12 EN Select pla y options When you pla y music, select the play options on the play screen. Sho w the pla y screen  Dur ing music play , tap to sho w the play screen. » On the pla y screen, you can see the icons of play options and the alb um ar t (if a vailable). T o hide the pla y scr een,  T ap . Select pla y options On the play screen, [...]

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    13 EN Cr eate a pla ylist-on-the-go On MUSE           go. Add songs to a pla ylist on the go 1 Play a song. 2 On the list of songs or play screen,  tap and select [Add to pla ylist] . » A list of pla ylists is display ed. 3 T ap to select a playlist. Delet[...]

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    14 EN 5 Videos T ransfer videos to the pla y er T r ansfer videos from y our PC media libr ar y to the play er (see 'T r ansfer m usic to the play er' on page 11). Find videos on the pla y er In , the video libr ar y is sor ted by video title.  From the Home screen, go to . »     ?[...]

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    15 EN 6 FM radio Note  Plug in the supplied ear phones when you tune in to radio stations. The ear phones double as antenna. For better reception, mov e the ear phone cable in diff erent directions. T une in to radio stations Auto tune 1 From the Home screen, go to . » The last pla y ed station star ts to play . 2 T o select a preset station, t[...]

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    16 EN 7 Pictur es T ransfer pictur es to the pla y er T r ansfer pictures from y our PC media libr ar y to the play er (see 'T r ansfer m usic to the play er' on page 11). Find pictur es on the pla y er In , the picture libr ar y is or ganized b y album      Use[...]

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    17 EN 8 Recor dings Mak e recor dings With , you can record:  voice through the built in microphone; or  r adio progr ams that play on MUSE . Record v oices 1 From the Home screen, go to . 2 Make sure that the microphone is close to the sound source . 3 Do the follo wing to star t, pause , or stop recording:  If necessar y , tap to switch [...]

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    18 EN 9 Audiobooks From the Home screen, select to play books in audio formats that you ha ve do wnloaded from www .audible .com. Sync audiobooks to the pla y er From www .audible .com, download and install the AudibleManager software on y our PC . Through the software , you can  download audiobooks from www . to your PC librar y of [...]

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    19 EN T o check the audio books that are transf err ed to the pla y er , See the play er pane on AudibleManager .  If necessar y , click Refr esh Device . Find audiobooks on the pla y er In , the audiobook libr ar y is sor ted by book title and author . Pla y audiobooks        [...]

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    20 EN  On the play screen, press and select [Bookmarks] > [Go to bookmark] . T ap an option. T o delete a bookmark,  On the play screen, press and select [Bookmarks] > [Delete bookmark] . T ap an option. Delete audiobooks  On the play screen, press > [Delete Audiobook] . » Current audiobook is deleted from the play er .[...]

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    21 EN 10 T ext r eader Go to         libr ar y on the player .         1 Connect MUSE to a computer . 2 On the PC , under My Computer or Computer ,  select MUSE   ?[...]

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    22 EN 11 F older vie w Go to         inter nal memor y and SD card on the player .[...]

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    23 EN 12 Settings From the Home screen, go to to select your settings.  Swipe up or down to scroll through lists of options. T ap an option to select it;  T ap to go to the Home screen;  T ap to go to the previous screen. Sleep timer Dur ing play or in idle mode, the MUSE can switch off automatically after a cer tain time dur ation.  In[...]

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    24 EN [Model:] full product name . Check the full product name when y ou update       website. [Firmware version:]               ?[...]

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    25 EN 13 Sync with PC media librar y thr ough Philips Songbir d With Philips Songbird , you can do the follo wing:  Manage y our music collection on a PC;  Sync MUSE with your PC m usic libr ar y;  Register MUSE on www welcome;         ?[...]

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    26 EN 1 On Philips Songbird , go to T ools > Options... 2 Select Media Importer , and then the iT unes Impor ter tab. 3 V er ify y our libr ar y location and options. 4 Click the Import Librar y button next to the libr ar y location. » The software impor ts the iT unes libr ar y into Philips Songbird . Set the watch folder In Philips Songbird ,[...]

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    27 EN  or , go to File > Impor t a pla ylist to select playlists on the PC . »      Pla ylists . Get contents fr om online sour ces Y ou can access and purchase content from online sources. Find the availab le online ser vices under Ser vices on the source selector pane . Note[...]

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    28 EN 1 In Librar y > Music , select songs.  T o select multiple songs, hold down the Ctrl button when y ou click songs. 2 T o add the songs to a playlist:  Right click on the songs, and select Add to Pla ylist ;  Select a playlist; » The songs are added to the pla ylist.  T o create a playlist, select New Pla ylist . » A new pla y[...]

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    29 EN Select a seed song Make sure that the seed song has completed the Lik eMusic analysis.  In Librar y > Music , double click the blue Lik eMusic icon of the song; Alter nativel y ,  In Librar y > Music , r ight click on a song and select Run Lik eMusic with . » A Lik eMusic playlist is display ed in the Lik eMusic page . Set the ma[...]

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    30 EN 2 Under Pla ylists , name the playlist as needed. Add songs to the top or end of the pla y queue  T o add songs to the top, r ight click on the options and select Queue Next ;  T o add songs to the end, right click on the options and select Queue Last .     # Songbir d[...]

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    31 EN ;    *   %  1         Remov e . 2     »         ?[...]

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    32 EN 1 Select the play er under Devices . 2 Select Manual or Auto . 3        Apply . Auto sync  If you ha ve selected auto sync , auto sync star ts automatically when y ou connect the play er to a PC;  Alter nativel y , select the player under Devices , and click Sync . T o[...]

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    33 EN 14 Update the firmwar e thr ough Philips Songbir d MUSE is controlled by an internal progr am                     ha ve purchased MUSE . Through P[...]

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    34 EN 15 Repair the pla y er thr ough Philips Songbir d If MUSE is not wor king proper ly or the display freezes, you can reset it without losing data: T o reset MUSE? > Inser t a pen tip or other object into the reset hole located at the base of MUSE . Hold until the play er shuts down. If you fail to r eset the pla yer , repair the pla yer thr[...]

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    35 EN 16 T echnical data Powe r  P ower suppl y: 1,000 mAh Li ion polymer internal rechar geable batter y  Play time¹ Music: up to 22 hour s ( FullSound off) Video (WMV): up to 5 hour s FM r adio: up to 20 hour s PC Softwar e        and tr ansfer [...]

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    Specifications are subject to change without notice © 2012 K oninklijke Philips Electr onics N.V . All rights reserved. SA4MUS 12 UM V1.0 wk1210.4[...]