1 ページ 32分Getting startedES30VP&PC.bookPlaybackOperating InstructionsThank you for purchasing this product. For optimum performanceand safety, please read these instructions carefully.Before connecting, operating or adjusting this product, please readthe instructions completely.Please keep this manual for future reference.If you have any questions contactIn the U.S.A: 1-800-211-PANA(7262)In Canada:1-800-561-5505ReferenceDear ordingDVD RecorderModel No. DMR-ES30VFor U.S.A. onlyThe warranty can be found on page 73.La guía rápida en español se encuentra en la página 77–83.P PCVQT0N92EspañolFor Canada onlyThe warranty can be found on page 74.

ES30VP&PC.book2 ページ 32分Getting startedWarning and Important InformationCAUTION!THIS PRODUCT UTILIZES A LASER.USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCEOF PROCEDURES OTHER THAN THOSE SPECIFIED HEREINMAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.DO NOT OPEN COVERS AND DO NOT REPAIR YOURSELF.REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED PERSONNEL.WARNING:TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE, ELECTRICSHOCK OR PRODUCT DAMAGE, DO NOTEXPOSE THIS APPARATUS TO RAIN,MOISTURE, DRIPPING OR SPLASHING ANDTHAT NO OBJECTS FILLED WITH LIQUIDS,SUCH AS VASES, SHALL BE PLACED ON THEAPPARATUS.CAUTION!DO NOT INSTALL OR PLACE THIS UNIT IN A BOOKCASE,BUILT-IN CABINET OR IN ANOTHER CONFINED SPACE.ENSURE THE UNIT IS WELL VENTILATED. TO PREVENTRISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK OR FIRE HAZARD DUE TOOVERHEATING, ENSURE THAT CURTAINS AND ANY OTHERMATERIALS DO NOT OBSTRUCT THE VENTILATION VENTS.CAUTIONRISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCKDO NOT OPENCAUTION:TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRICSHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE SCREWS.NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIEDSERVICE PERSONNEL.The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, withinan equilateral triangle, is intended to alert theuser to the presence of uninsulated “dangerousvoltage” within the product’s enclosure that maybe of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk ofelectric shock to persons.The exclamation point within an equilateraltriangle is intended to alert the user to thepresence of important operating and maintenance(servicing) instructions in the literatureaccompanying the appliance.THE FOLLOWING APPLIES ONLY IN THE U.S.A.Note to CATV system installer:This reminder is provided to call the CATV system installer’sattention to Article 820-40 of the NEC that provides guidelines forproper grounding and, in particular, specifies that the cableground shall be connected to the grounding system of thebuilding, as close to the point of cable entry as practical.The socket outlet shall be installed near the equipment and easilyaccessible or the mains plug or an appliance coupler shall remainreadily operable.THE FOLLOWING APPLIES ONLY IN THE U.S.A.FCC Note:This equipment has been tested and found to comply with thelimits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCCRules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protectionagainst harmful interference in a residential installation. Thisequipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequencyenergy and, if not installed and used in accordance with theinstructions, may cause harmful interference to radiocommunications. However, there is no guarantee thatinterference will not occur in a particular installation. If thisequipment does cause harmful interference to radio or televisionreception, which can be determined by turning the equipment offand on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interferenceby one or more of the following measures: Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different fromthat to which the receiver is connected. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician forhelp.FCC Caution: To assure continued compliance, follow theattached installation instructions and use only shielded interfacecables when connecting to peripheral devices.Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by theparty responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority tooperate this equipment.This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation issubject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may notcause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept anyinterference received, including interference that may causeundesired operation.Responsible Party:Panasonic Corporation of North AmericaOne Panasonic WaySecaucus, NJ, 07094 USATelephone No.: 1-800-211-7262DANGERVISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.(FDA 21 CFR)AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM.CAUTIONVISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.(IEC60825-1)AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM.RAYONNEMENT LASER VISIBLE ET INVISIBLE EN CAS D’OUVERTURE.EXPOSITION DANGEREUSE AU FAISCEAU.SYNLIG OG USYNLIG LASERSTRÅLING VED ÅBNING.UNDGÅ UDSÆTTELSE FOR STRÅLING.AVATTAESSA OLET ALTTIINA NÄKYVÄÄ JA NÄKYMÄTÖNLASERSÄTEILYLLE. ÄLÄ KATSO SÄTEESEEN.ATTENTIONADVARSELVARO!VARNINGSYNLIG OCH OSYNLIG LASERSTRÅLNING NÄR DENNA DELÄR ÖPPNAD. BETRAKTA EJ STRÅLEN.ADVARSELSYNLIG OG USYNLIG LASERSTRÅLING NÅR DEKSEL ÅPNES.UNNGÅ EKSPONERING FOR STRÅLEN.SICHTBARE UND UNSICHTBARE LASERSTRAHLUNG, WENN ABDECKUNGGEÖFFNET. NICHT DEM STRAHL AUSSETZEN.VORSICHTRQLS02332VQT0N92(Inside of product)

ES30VP&PC.book3 ページ 32分IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONSRead these operating instructions carefully before using the unit. Follow the safety instructions on the unit and the applicable safetyinstructions listed below. Keep these operating instructions handy for future reference.(1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)(7)Read these instructions.Keep these instructions.Heed all warnings.Follow all instructions.Do not use this apparatus near water.Clean only with dry cloth.Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance withthe manufacturer’s instructions.(8) Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heatregisters, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) thatproduce heat.(9) Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or groundingtype plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider thanthe other. A grounding-type plug has two blades and a thirdgrounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong are providedfor your safety. If the provided plug does not fit into your outlet,consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.Precautions for installationDo not place the unit onamplifiers or equipmentthat may become hot.The heat can damage the unit.(10) Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinchedparticularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the pointwhere they exit from the apparatus.(11) Only use attachments/accessories specified by themanufacturer.(12) Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, ortable specified by the manufacturer, or sold withthe apparatus. When a cart is used, use cautionwhen moving the cart/apparatus combination toavoid injury from tip-over.(13) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms orwhen unused for long periods of time.(14) Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing isrequired when the apparatus has been damaged in any way,such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has beenspilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatushas been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operatenormally, or has been dropped.Getting startedGetting startedUseful featuresYou can enjoy both DVD and VHS with the unit.This DVD Recorder can record images and sounds in high quality torapid random access capable DVD media. This has resulted in manynew features that outperform older tape formats. The followinginformation summarizes a few of these features.ª DVDProgressive output (l 15, 19)Before moving the unit, ensure the disc tray is empty.Failure to do so will risk severely damaging the disc and theunit. Cautions as to condensationCondensation can cause unreliable playback of VHS recordings.Condensation may form in the following cases, The unit is brought from cold surroundings into a well-heated room. The unit is suddenly brought from cool surroundings, such as anair-conditioned room or car, to a place which is hot and humid. During the rainy season.In any of the above-mentioned conditions, do not operate the unit forat least 2 hours. The unit is not equipped with a dew sensor. Other precautions for installation The unit should not be installed or operated near large magnets orelectromagnetic devices. Such devices can damage pre-recordedVHS recordings. Do not place any heavy objects atop the unit, and do not install it ina confined space. Please allow for adequate air circulation. The unit should not be mounted in a vertical position. It’s designedto operate in the horizontal position.About descriptions in these operatinginstructions Pages to be referred to are indicated as (l ). The explanations concerning discs are indicated by [DVD], andthose concerning video are indicated by [VHS].If you connect the unit with a progressive output-compatible TV, youcan enjoy higher-quality and less-flicker images than conventionalTVs (of the interlace output type) can present.Finalize (l 31)This function enables you to play recorded DVD-R, DVD-RW (DVDVideo format) and R on other players.Instant play (l 33)This function can quickly find and play a video program you wish towatch. Direct Navigator guides you to the beginning of a previouslyrecorded video immediately.Quick view (l 21)This function allows you to watch news, information and otherprograms in a short time.Chasing play (l 27)There is no need to wait until recording is complete. Without stoppingrecording, you can play the video currently being recorded from itsbeginning.Instant recording (l 25)You no longer need to search for empty disc space. By pressing therecording button, the unit finds available recording space and beginsrecording right away.Simultaneous recording and play (l 27)With this function, you can play a previously recorded video programwhile recording another program.Time slip (l 22, 27)This function enables you to jump to the scene you specify duringplay and also while recording.One touch transfer (dub) (l 57, 59)This function can copy video from VHS to DVD and vice versa.ª VHSLong recording (l 51)With this function, you can record approx. 10 hours of video onto a T120 cassette, for example.3VQT0N92

ES30VP&PC.book4 ページ 32分Getting startedContentsGetting startedRecordingWarning and Important Information .2IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS.3Precautions for installation.3About descriptions in these operating instructions .3Useful features.3Contents .4Concerning discs .6 Discs you can use for recording and play[12 cm (5z)/8 cm (3z)].6 Play-only discs [12 cm (5z)/8 cm (3z)].7 Discs that cannot be played .7 Concerning logo marks .7 Disc handling.8 Inserting discs .8Maintenance .8Using DVD-R, DVD-RW and R on this unit .9Remote control .10 Batteries and remote control .11Main unit .11 The unit’s display.12Accessories .12STEP 1 Connection .13 Connecting a TV and VCR .13 Connecting a cable TV box/satellite receiver .14 If the antenna connector does not match .14- Other antenna connections to the unit .14- Other antenna connections from the unit to the TV .14 Connecting an amplifier or system component .15- To enjoy multi-channel surround sound on DVD-Video(digital connection).15- Connection to a stereo amplifier (analog connection).15 DVD output and DVD/VHS output .15 To enjoy even higher fidelity.15- Connection to the S-VIDEO IN terminal.15- Connection to the COMPONENT VIDEO IN terminals .15STEP 2 Plug-in Auto Tuning .16 If Plug-in Auto Tuning fails .17 Adding and deleting channels .17STEP 3 Channel settings.17 Guide channel settings for VCR Plusi system.17 Channel captions.18- Preset Channel Captions .