PLAYBACK INFORMATION The output screen
Whenever you select an item for playback the following screen is displayed:
The front panel displays:
Indicates the title of the album.
Indicates the title of the artist.
Indicates the name of the track currently playing.
Displays either track time or time remaining for
the current track.
When this button is lit random playback is enabled.
When this button is lit repeat playback is enabled.
Indicates that the unit is playing from an item in the hard disk library.
You can display the output screen at any time by pressing the Output key. The output key may also be used to select a different output on the Digital Music Server. For more information see the chapter called Using Your Digital Music Server in a Multiroom System on p.40.
If you are using the XMusic Digital Music Server in conjunction with a Xantech multiroom Touch Panel pressing the Now Playing on-screen button will display the output screen for your currently selected output.
To change the displayed information
You can choose what information is displayed on the TV screen and front panel display whilst playing;
Press the Display action key to step between
the following four options:
Track name, track number, and elapsed time for the current track:
Track name, track number, and time remaining for the current track:
Album name and track name:
Artist name and track name:
Whether you are playing music from the library or directly from the CD you can pause, stop and resume playback as well as seek and skip tracks at any time.
To pause play
Press the % key on the front panel or your Digital
Music Server remote control. To stop play
Press the $ key on the front panel or your Digital
Music Server remote control. To resume play
Press the # key on the front panel or your Digital
Music Server remote control. To skip to the next or previous track
Press the )or ( key on the front panel or your
Digital Music Server remote control.
The front panel display shows the number of each track as you skip between them.
To seek within a track
Hold down the ' or & key on the front panel or
your Digital Music Server remote control.
Play resumes from the new position when you release the key.
Random and repeat playback
Your Digital Music Server lets you play albums, artists, genres or playlists in a random order to add variety to your music. You can also play a selection repeatedly.
To randomise the current selection
Press the + key on your Digital Music Server
remote control. Press the + key again to disable random playback. To repeat the current selection
Press the * key on your Digital Music Server
remote control. Press the * key again to disable repeat playback.
The front panel and TV screen both indicate that random and repeat are enabled.
Note: random and repeat mode will both be enabled by default when a preset is selected for playback.