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SIMPLE PLAYBACK AND RECORDING
Turn on the TV and select the VCR channel 3 or 4 (or AV mode).
Make sure the window side is up, the rear label side is facing you and the arrow on the front of the cassette is pointing towards the VCR. Donât apply too much pressure when inserting.
LOAD A CASSETTE
â The VCRâs power comes on automatically. â The counter is automatically reset to "0:00:00". â If the cassette's record safety tab has been removed, playback begins automatically.
FIND PROGRAM START POINT
If the tape is advanced past the start point, press REW. To go forward, press FF.
P L A
Press PLAY. "VIDEO CALIBRATION" appears on the screen (when VIDEO CALIBRATION is set to "ON" pg. 26).
START PLAYBACK STOP PLAYBACK
Press STOP or STOP/EJECT. Then press STOP/EJECT to remove the cassette.
1 4 7 2 5 8 0
3 6 9
This video recorder is equipped with SQPB (S-VHS QUASI PLAYBACK) that lets you watch tapes recorded in the S-VHS format with regular VHS resolution. â SQPB does not deliver Super VHS resolution. â S-VHS recording is not possible with this video recorder.
Compact VHS* TC-20 (ST-C20**) TC-30 (ST-C30**) TC-40 (ST-C40**) * Compact VHS camcorder recordings can be played on this video recorder. Simply place the recorded cassette into a VHS Cassette Adapter and it can be used just like any full-sized VHS cassette. ** This video recorder can record on regular VHS and Super VHS cassettes. However, it will record regular VHS signals only.