Panasonic DMR-ES40V Operating Instruction

Transferring Dubbing

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VQT0R73

DVD/VHS

Transferring (Dubbing)

You cannot transfer (dub) titles which have been treated to prevent copying.

Before transferring (dubbing)

Direction

Type of transfer (dubbing) you want

Suitable methods

From

To

VHS

DVD-RAM, DVD-R, 

DVD-RW, or +R

Easy transferring (dubbing) with one button

≥When you want to transfer (dub) from the selected start 

point to the end of the tape

One Touch Transfer 

(

l 55)

DVD-RAM, DVD-R, 

DVD-RW or +R

VHS

Easy transferring (dubbing) with one button

≥When you want to transfer (dub) a whole disc
≥When you want to transfer (dub) from the beginning of the 

selected title to the end of the disc

One Touch Transfer 

(

l 56)

Finalized disc [DVD-R, 

DVD-RW (DVD-Video 

format), +R], +RW or 

DVD-Video on sale that 

are not copy-protected, 

etc.

VHS

Easy transferring (dubbing) with one button

Cannot transfer

∫ Caution for transfer (dubbing) from VHS to DVD

≥Copy-protected video tapes cannot be dubbed. Most video tapes 

are copy-protected to prevent illegal reproduction and they 
cannot be recorded.

≥When a copy-protected tape is inserted, a message appears on 

the display and the recording stops on the spot.

≥If a part of a tape recorded in VP mode is dubbed to disc, noise 

may appear at the beginning of the dubbed part.

Only the following operations are allowed while transferring 
(dubbing):
≥Stopping transfer by pressing and holding [RETURN] for about 3 

seconds or more.

≥Stopping transfer by pressing [∫, STOP].
≥Changing audio (

l 53)

≥Adjusting the picture
≥Changing operating drive

When transfer (dubbing) is started, the following operations 
also start automatically
≥“Status Messages” on “Display” 

) “Off” (l 43)

∫ Caution for transfer (dubbing) from DVD to VHS

≥Copy-protected discs cannot be dubbed. Most discs are copy-

protected to prevent illegal reproduction and they cannot be 
recorded.

≥If you set “TV Type” to progressive (

l 19), the setting switches 

to interlace when the transfer (dubbing) starts. However it 
returns to progressive when the transfer (dubbing) finishes.

Only the following operations are allowed while transferring 
(dubbing):
≥Stopping transfer by pressing and holding [RETURN] for about 3 

seconds or more.

≥Stopping transfer by pressing [∫, STOP].
≥Changing operating drive

When transfer (dubbing) is started, the following operations 
also start automatically
≥“Status Messages” on Display 

) “Off” (l 43)

≥Audio output when playing back DVD 

) Stereo (L R) [RAM]

If you start transfer (dubbing) when the resume play function 
(

l 20) is working, the transfer (dubbing) is executed from the 

beginning of the title which contains the starting position of 
playback to the end of the disc.

VHS

DVD

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