Panasonic DMR-ES40V Operating Instruction

Playback

Playback

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[CD]
The screen shown below is displayed when you insert a disc 
containing MP3 files and still pictures (JPEG).

Press [ENTER].

∫ To play MP3

Refer to “Using menus to play MP3 discs”. 
(

l right)

∫ To play still pictures

Refer to “To show the JPEG Menu”. (

l 23)

[CD]
The unit plays MP3 files recorded on CD-R/RW designed for audio 
recording that are finalized (

l 58) on a computer. Files are treated 

as tracks and folders are treated as groups.

[1]

During stop or play

Press [TOP MENU].

≥The file list appears.

[2]

Press [

3, 4] to select the track and press 

[ENTER].

≥Play starts on the selected track.
≥“

” indicates the track currently playing.

≥You can also directly select the track with the numbered 

buttons.
e.g.:  

“6”:

[0] 

 )[0]  )[6]

“10”:

[0] 

 )[1]  )[0]

∫Using the tree screen to find a group 

(

l 23)

∫To show other groups

Press [

:] (Prev.) or [9] (Next) to show other pages.

≥After listing all the tracks in one group, the list for the next group 

appears. 

∫To exit the file list

Press [TOP MENU] or [RETURN]. 

Preparation
≥Press [DVD].

Playing discs which contain both MP3 
and still pictures

≥You can play MP3 and still pictures (JPEG) on this unit by making 

folders as shown below. However depending on how you create 
the disc (writing software), play may not be in the order you 
numbered the folders.

≥English alphabetical characters and Arabic numerals are 

displayed correctly. Other characters may not be displayed 
correctly.

≥When the highest level folders are “DCIM” folders, they are 

displayed first on the tree.

AFolder = Group
BFile = Track
CFolder

SKIP/INDEX

SLOW/

SEARCH

REW

FF

PLAY

S

SCHEDULE

OPERATION

SELECT

DVD ERASE

REC

REC MODE

ADD/DLT

POWER

TIME SLIP

FUNCTIONS

DIRECT NAVIGATOR

TOP MENU

RETURN

CM SKIP

CANCEL/RESET

VOLUME

CH

INPUT SELECT

STATUS

DISPLAY

AUDIO

TV

TV/VIDEO

VHS

DVD

TRACKING/V-LOCK

SUB MENU

DVD/VHS POWER 

VCR Plus+

 JET REW

SKIP

DVD

 DVD

FUNCTIONS

:, 9

FUNCTIONS

TOP MENU

RETURN

RETURN

STATUS

TOP MENU

SUB MENU

3, 4, 2, 1

ENTER

STATUS

S

SUB MENU

Numbered

buttons

Playback mode is set to MP3.

If you want to play picture (JPEG),

select JPEG Menu from Menu in FUNCTIONS.

ENTER

002 

A

001

001 

A

001track.mp3
002track.mp3
003track.mp3

003 

A

001track.mp3 

B

002track.mp3
003track.mp3

001track.mp3
002track.mp3
003track.mp3
004track.mp3

Tree

Order of play

003 

C

001

002 

C

P0000010.jpg
P0000011.jpg
P0000012.jpg

004 

C

P0000003.jpg
P0000004.jpg
P0000005.jpg

P0000001.jpg
P0000002.jpg

P0000006.jpg
P0000007.jpg
P0000008.jpg
P0000009.jpg

Root

Order of play

Structure of MP3 folders
Prefix with 3-digit numbers 
in the order you want to play 
them.

Structure of still pictures 
(JPEG)
Files inside a folder are 
displayed in the order they 
were updated or taken.

Regarding MP3 and still pictures (JPEG)
≥Compatible formats: ISO9660 level 1 or 2 (except for extended 

formats) and Joliet

≥Maximum number of files (tracks) and folders (groups) 

recognizable: 999 files (tracks) and 99 folders (groups)

≥This unit is compatible with multi-session but reading or play of 

the disc may take time if there are a lot of sessions.

≥Operation may take time to complete when there are many files 

(tracks) and/or folders (groups) and some files (tracks) may not 
display or be playable.

≥The display order on this unit may differ from how the order is 

displayed on a computer.

≥Depending on how you create the disc (writing software), files 

(tracks) and folders (groups) may not play in the order you 
numbered them.

≥This unit is not compatible with packet-write format.
≥Depending on the recording, some items may not be playable.
Regarding MP3
≥File format: MP3

Files must have the extension “.mp3” or “.MP3”.

≥Bit rates: 32 kbps to 320 kbps
≥Sampling frequency: 16 kHz/22.05 kHz/24 kHz/32 kHz/44.1 kHz/

48 kHz

≥This unit is not compatible with ID3 tags.
≥If there is a large amount of still picture data etc. within a MP3 

file, play may not be possible.

Regarding still pictures (JPEG)
≥File format: JPEG (non-compressed RGB chunky format)

Files must have the extension “.jpg” and “.JPG”.

≥Number of pixels: 34 k 34 to 3840 k 2160

(Sub sampling is 4:2:2 or 4:2:0)
This unit cannot play images that have resolutions beyond the 
range shown.

≥MOTION JPEG is not supported.

Using menus to play MP3 discs

Menu

0    

– 

   9

No.

Prev.

Next

No.

Group

Total

Track

Tree

 2    002  Lady Starfish
 3    003  Lefe on Jupiter
 4    004  Metal Glue
 5    005  Paint It Yellow
 6    006  Pyjamamama
 7    007  Shirims from Mars
 8    008  Starperson
 9    009  Velvet Cuppermine
 10    010  Ziggy Starfish

 1  : My favorite

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G 1
T 1
Total
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 1    001  Both Ends Freezing

ENTER

G: 
The Group Number
T: 
Track Number in the Group
Total: 
Selected Track Number/
Total Track Number 

Selected Group No. and Name

DVD

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