Question

How can I set the clock on my system?

Answer

There are two methods for setting the clock:

  • Automatic clock setting
  • Manual clock setting

Automatic clock setting

  1. Tune to a RDS station.
    • When you receive a RDS station, the symbol and the station name will be displayed.
  2. Press and hold RDS button for more than 2 seconds.
    • The system will automatically store the time signal transmitted from the RDS station.

Note: The accuracy of the time depends on the RDS radio station.

What is RDS?

Radio Data System (RDS) is a service that allows FM stations to show information such as the station name.

Some RDS radio station transmits a real clock time at an interval of every minute. It is possible to set the clock by using a time signal which is broadcast together with the RDS signal.

Manual clock setting

The clock can be set in either a 12-hour or 24-hour mode.

  1. In standby mode, press and hold CLOCK on the remote control.
    • SET CLOCK is displayed briefly. The clock digits for the hours begin to flash.
  2. Press on the remote control to select clock mode.
    • "12 TO 24 HOUR” or “24 TO 12 HOUR” scrolls once on the display. Then the clock digits for the hours continue to flash.
  3. Press VOLUME -/+ (or press VOL -/+ on the remote control) to set the hours.
  4. Press CLOCK again.
    • The clock digits for the minutes flash.
  5. Press VOLUME -/+ (or press VOL -/+ on the remote control) to set the minutes.
  6. Press CLOCK to confirm the settings.

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