Question

How do you perform Bi-Directional Dubbing?

Answer

You can copy contents in a DVD to a cassette tape, or do vice versa. This function is available only when the contents are not copy-protected.

  1. Press [SETUP] and use [ / ] to select “General Setting”, then press [OK].
  2. Use [ / ] to select “Recording”, then press [OK].
  3. Use [ / ] to select “Dubbing Mode”, then press [OK].

For VCR to DVD Dubbing, please proceed to the VCR to DVD Section.
For DVD to VCR Dubbing, please proceed to the DVD to VCR Section.

VCR to DVD Section

  1. Use [  / ] to select “VCR -> DVD”, then press [OK].
  2. Press [VCR], then press [PLAY] to find the point where you wish to start dubbing. 
  3. Press [PAUSE] when you come to the desired start point. 
  4. Press [DVD], then press [REC MODE] repeatedly to select the desired recording mode. 
  5. Press [DIRECT DUBBING].
  6. Press [STOP] to stop the dubbing.

Note for VCR to DVD duplication 

  • After starting VCR to DVD duplication, the picture may be distorted because of the auto tracking function. This is not a malfunction. Be advised to play back the tape until the picture is stabilized, then set the starting point which you wish to start recording, and start VCR to DVD duplication. 
  • This unit will automatically stop the duplication if playback with no image is detected for more than 3 minutes during VCR to DVD duplication. 
  • Playback sound mode of the dubbed contents is determined by the playback sound mode of the VCR at the point of dubbing. 
  • This function is available for audio CD, but not with MP3, Windows Media™ Audio or DivX® files.

 

 

 

DVD to VCR Section

  1. Use [ / ] to select “DVD -> VCR”, then press [OK]. 
  2. Press [DVD], then press [PLAY] to find the point where you wish to start dubbing. 
  3. Press [PAUSE] when you come to the desired start point. 
  4. Press [VCR], then press [REC MODE] repeatedly to select the desired recording mode. Rewind or fast forward the tape to the point where you want to start recording. 
  5. Press [DIRECT DUBBING].  
  6. Press [STOP] to stop the dubbing.

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