Sharp BD-AMS20U manual

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    MODEL BD-AMS10U BD-AMS20U BLU-RA Y DISC/DVD PLA YER OPERA TION MANUAL BD-AMS20U only BD-AMS20U only[...]

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    1 OPERA TION MANUAL ENGLISH Introduction SAFETY INFORMA TION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCKDO NOT OPEN CA[...]

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    2 SAFETY INFORMA TION * The following statement applies to BD-AMS20U only . FCC Compliance Statem[...]

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    3 Introduction IMPOR T ANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS 18) Damage Requiring Service—Unplug this product f[...]

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    4 PRECAUTIONS Precautions on viewing ster eoscopic 3D images • Do not view stereoscopic 3D imag[...]

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    5 Introduction DEAR SHARP CUSTOMER Thank you for your purchase of the SHARP Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player[...]

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    6 Contents Intr oduction SAFETY INFORMA TION ......................................................[...]

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    7 Contents The illustrations and on-screen displays in this operation manual are for explanation pu[...]

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    8 What would you like to do with this Player? W atch high quality movies on Blu-ray discs This Playe[...]

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    9 Introduction About Media T ypes Blu-ray Disc Blu-ray Disc is the ultimate next generation optical [...]

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    10 About Media T ypes Discs that Cannot Be Used with This Player The following discs cannot be play[...]

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    1 1 Introduction About Media T ypes About files/folders for Still images (JPEG files) and audio dat[...]

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    12 About Media T ypes Icons Used on BD/DVD Video Disc Cases The back of the case of a BD/DVD that i[...]

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    13 Introduction Important Information Disc Precautions Be Careful of Scratches and Dust • BD, D[...]

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    14 Major Components Main Unit (Front) 1 7 8 9 10 2 3 4 5 6 Main Unit (Rear) 6 3 2 1 4 5 * 1 [...]

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    15 Introduction Major Components Remote Control Unit 1 2 3 5 4 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 16 17 18 19 20 21[...]

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    16 Connection Connecting to a TV/pr ojector Y ou can enjoy high quality digital picture and sound us[...]

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    17 Connection Connecting to an amplifier/A V r eceiver Y ou can connect this player to an amplifier/[...]

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    18 Connecting to a USB device Y ou can connect USB devices to this player (USB memory device, USB HD[...]

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    19 Connection Br oadband Inter net Connection By connecting this player to the Internet, you can enj[...]

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    20 Broadband Internet Connection Wireless connection (wir eless LAN) Insert a wireless LAN adapter ([...]

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    21 Playback Playback Befor e Starting Playback Loading the Batteries in the Remote Control 1 Hold[...]

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    22 Before Starting Playback T urning the Power On 4 3 2 1 1 POWER button 2 POWER (ON/ST ANDBY) [...]

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    23 Playback Before Starting Playback Language Setting Changing the on-screen display language 1 P[...]

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    24 Before Starting Playback Using AQUOS LINK Controlling the Blu-ray disc player using AQUOS LINK W[...]

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    25 Playback Before Starting Playback Control Panel This function allows you to operate this player u[...]

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    26 V ideo/Pictur e/Music Playback Loading a Disc OPEN/CLOSE POWER 1 Pr ess POWER to turn on the po[...]

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    27 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Displaying the disc information Press DISPLA Y during play[...]

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    28 Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Using the pop-up menu BD VIDEO 1 Pr ess POP-UP MENU during playb[...]

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    29 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Use of Picture in Pictur e function (secondary audio/vide[...]

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    30 Video/Pictur e/Music Playback DVD-R/-RW (VR format) / BD-RE/-R (BDA V format) Playback DVD-R D[...]

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    31 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Playback by selecting a chapter 1 Press B (Green) while[...]

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    32 Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Playback using a USB device Y ou can play back video, music and pic[...]

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    33 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Selecting/deleting files Y ou can select multiple files on[...]

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    34 Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Audio CD Playback AUDIO CD This Player can play back audio CDs. ?[...]

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    35 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Audio Data (MP3 File) Playback CD-R CD-RW DVD-R DVD-RW [...]

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    36 Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Displaying Still Images (JPEG files) CD-R CD-RW DVD-R DVD-RW US[...]

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    37 Playback Video/Pictur e/Music Playback Accessing DLNA servers The player can browse and play movi[...]

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    38 Playback Functions NOTE • Some operations in the following playback functions cannot be pe[...]

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    39 Playback Playback Functions Repeat Playback of a Title or Chapter (Repeat Playback) BD VIDEO B[...]

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    40 Playback Functions Displaying the Audio Information Y ou can display the audio information on the[...]

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    41 Playback Settings During Playback Function Control BD VIDEO BD-R BD-RE DVD VIDEO DVD-R [...]

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    42 Functions which can be set Title/T rack Number (Direct Title/T rack Skip) • Shows the title [...]

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    43 Playback This player allows you to view smartphone displays on your TV . By connecting your smar[...]

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    44 Settings SETTINGS Common operations The “menu” enables various audio/visual settings and adj[...]

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    45 Settings SETTINGS Basic Operation for Playback Setting Example : Setting “Parental Contr ol”[...]

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    46 SETTINGS Audio Video Settings HDMI Video Out This sets the resolution of the video output for the[...]

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    47 Settings SETTINGS Dynamic Range Control This lets you adjust the range between the loudest and s[...]

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    48 SETTINGS Playback Setting Parental Contr ol This lets you set the Parental Contr ol depending on[...]

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    49 Settings SETTINGS 3D Mode This sets output of 3D images. T o view 3D images, playback of 3D conte[...]

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    50 SETTINGS Communication Setup This allows you to perform and/or change the communication settings[...]

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    51 Settings SETTINGS 7 Enter your DNS address. Enter your DNS address. Primary Secondary Next •[...]

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    52 SETTINGS 7 Press ENTER , then enter the access point name. • The access point name is man[...]

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    53 Settings SETTINGS The operation procedur e for inputting characters manually NOTE • Numeri[...]

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    54 SETTINGS Before using the USB device (USB HDD, USB memory device) CAUTION: • Do not remove [...]

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    55 Settings SETTINGS Software Update Settings In this player , the software version can be updated [...]

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    56 SETTINGS Manual Update from Network This function allows you to perform the update operation by [...]

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    57 Settings SETTINGS NOTE • Only USB memory devices formatted with F A T 32/16 are compatible[...]

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    58 SETTINGS • If the USB memory device is not properly installed or the correct update file ca[...]

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    59 Streaming content Streaming content Playing back video on demand str eaming content In this playe[...]

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    60 Playing back streaming content Enjoying Movies and Internet Application with VUDU Y ou can enjoy[...]

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    61 Streaming content Playing back streaming content Playing back Y ouT ube content This player can p[...]

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    62 • This player can be controlled fr om a PC using the IP . • Use an ETHERNET cable (c[...]

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    63 Appendix PC control of the Player Command list CONTROL ITEM COMMAND P ARAMETER POWER ON* P O [...]

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    64 The following problems do not always suggest a defect or malfunction of this Player . Refer to th[...]

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    65 Appendix T roubleshooting Playback (Continued) Problem Possible causes and solutions Video stops[...]

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    66 T roubleshooting Sound Problem Possible causes and solutions No sound, or sound is distorted. ?[...]

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    67 Appendix T roubleshooting Other Problem Possible causes and solutions The TV operates incorrectl[...]

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    68 On-scr een Err or Messages The following messages appear on the TV screen in case of an err or du[...]

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    69 Appendix Specifications Specifications are subject to change without notice. General Power supply[...]

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    70 Specifications Wireless LAN USB Adapter (for BD-AMS20U only) Product name Wireless LAN adapter ([...]

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    71 Appendix Glossary Ad-hoc mode (page 20) Ad-hoc mode is a wireless LAN communication format. This[...]

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    72 Glossary DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential DTS-HD Master Audio | Essential is a lossless audio com[...]

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    73 Appendix Glossary Netflix (page 59) Netflix is an online DVD and Blu-ray Disc rental service, of[...]

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    74 Network Service Disclaimer This Sharp device facilitates the access to content and services provi[...]

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    75 Appendix About Softwar e License Information on the Software License for This Pr oduct Software c[...]

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    76 LIMITED W ARRANTY CONSUMER LIMITED WARRANTY SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORA TION warrants to the first [...]

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    77 Revision 12/17/10 LIMITED WARRANTY Consumer Electronics Products Congratulations on your purchas[...]

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    12P02-CH-NG SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORA TION Sharp Plaza, Mahwah, New Jersey 07495-1163 SHARP CORPOR[...]