Loading and ejecting MP3 and WMA discs
Selecting a CD
Playing and pausing files
To play or pause a file, press ( ).
Selecting and scanning a folder
Press (∨) or (∧) to select the desired folder.
To return to the first folder, press and hold (∨) until you hear a beep.
Press and hold until you hear a beep.
When the desired folder is reached, press the switch once again.
Selecting and scanning a file
Turn the dial or press “∧” or “∨” on to select the desired file.
When the desired file is reached, press once again.
Fast forwarding and reversing files
Press and hold “∧” or “∨” on .
Press and hold (RAND) until you hear a beep.
Repeating a file or a folder
Press and hold (RPT) until you hear a beep.
Switching the display
Each time the switch is pressed, the display changes in the order of Folder no./File no./Elapsed time→Folder name→File name→Album title (MP3 only)→Track title→Artist name.
Press (RAND), (RPT) or again.
“ERROR”: This indicates a trouble either in the CD or inside the player.
The CD may be dirty, damaged or inserted up-side down.
“NO MUSIC”: This indicates that the MP3/WMA file is not included in the CD.
Discs with the marks shown below can be used.
Playback may not be possible depending on recording format or disc features, or due to scratches, dirt or deterioration.
To protect the internal components, playback is automatically stopped when a problem is detected.
CDs may be damaged and may not play properly.
Do not use lens cleaners. Doing so may damage the CD player.
MP3 (MPEG Audio LAYER3) is a standard audio compression format.
Files can be compressed to approximately 1/10 of their original size by using MP3 compression.
WMA (Windows Media Audio) is a Microsoft audio compression format.
This format compresses audio data to a size smaller than that of the MP3 format.
There is a limit to the MP3 and WMA file standards and to the media/formats recorded by them that can be used.
* Compatible with VBR
* Only compatible with 2-channel playback
Media that can be used for MP3 and WMA playback are CD-Rs and CDRWs.
Playback in some instances may not be possible, depending on the status of the CD-R or CD-RW. Playback may not be possible or the audio may jump if the disc is scratched or marked with fingerprints.
The following disc formats can be used.
Items related to standards and limitations are as follows.
The system is compatible with ID3 Ver. 1.0, 1.1, and Ver. 2.2, 2.3 ID3 tags.
(The number of characters is based on ID3 Ver. 1.0 and 1.1.) WMA tags can be added to WMA files, making it possible to record the track title and artist name in the same way as with ID3 tags.
If the discs contain a mixture of music data and MP3 or WMA format data, only music data can be played.