Menus related to recording
Menus related to playback
ª [12bit AUDIO]
This switches between date and time indications. ≥The Camcorder automatically records the date and time the picture was taken on the tape.
ª [AUDIO REC]
Switches the audio (PCM audio) recording systems. [12bit]: Records audio in “12 bit 32 kHz 4 tracks”. (The original sound recorded is preserved after audio dubbing.) [16bit]: Records audio in “16 bit 48 kHz 2 tracks”. Audio can be recorded in higher quality. (The original sound recorded is erased after audio dubbing.) ≥Audio dubbing cannot be performed on this unit. If you want to edit the sound on a model with an audio dubbing function, set [12bit] to take pictures.
If you want to edit the sound on a model with an audio dubbing function, set [12bit] to take pictures. You can switch the sound (PCM Audio) when playing back a tape with sound recorded in [12bit]. [ST1]: It only plays back the original sound
recorded. [ST2]: It only plays back the sound on the tape
added with audio dubbing. [MIX]: It simultaneously plays back both [ST1]
and [ST2] sounds. ≥Audio dubbing cannot be performed on this unit.
When playing back a tape recorded on this unit, you will not be able to hear the sound if [ST2] is set. Set [ST1].
ª [AUDIO OUT]
This switches the sound to be played back. [STEREO]: Stereo sound (main sound and sub
Set to [ON] and the display mode can be switched to all functions. Set to [OFF] and it can be switched to minimum display.
sound) Left channel sound (main sound) Right channel sound (sub sound)
ª [BEEP SOUND]
Set to [ON] and confirmation/alarm beeps are issued as follows. 1 Beep ≥When you start recording ≥When you turn on the power ≥When the unit goes from quick start standby
mode to recording pause 2 Beeps ≥When you pause recording ≥When you turn off the power ≥When the unit goes into quick start standby
mode 2 Beeps for 4 times ≥When a cassette with its erasure prevention tab
set to [SAVE] is inserted, condensation occurs (-46-), and at other times. Check the sentence displayed on the screen. (-42-)
ª [INITIAL SET]
When there is a menu that cannot be selected depending on a combination of functions, set to [YES] for changing the menu settings back to the default condition. (Language setting cannot be back to the default condition.)
ª [DEMO MODE]
If you set to [DEMO MODE] >> [ON] without inserting a cassette, the Camcorder is automatically set to the demonstration mode for introducing its functions. If any button is pressed or operated, the demonstration mode is canceled. If no operations take place for approx. 10 minutes, the demonstration mode automatically starts. To terminate the demonstration mode, insert a cassette, or set to [DEMO MODE] >> [OFF]. For normal use, set this function to [OFF].