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Selecting the Audio Language
You can select a desired language quickly and 
easily with the AUDIO button. 
Using the AUDIO button
1. Press the AUDIO button.
2. The Audio changes when the button is pressed
repeatedly.
- The audio languages are represented by abbreviations.
3. Press the AUDIO button to select Stereo, Left or
Right. (On VCD/CD)
Note
Note
• This function depends on what languages are
encoded on the disc and may not work with all
DVDs.
• A DVD disc can contain up to 8 audio languages.
• How to have the same audio language come up
whenever you play a DVD;
Refer to “Setting Up the Language Features” on
page 26.
Selecting the Subtitle Language
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AUDIO
Stereo
AUDIO
DVD
VCD/CD
You can select a desired subtitle quickly and
easily with the SUBTITLE button. 
Using the SUBTITLE button
1. Press the SUBTITLE button.
2. The subtitle changes when the button is pressed
repeatedly.
3. To turn off the display, press the CLEAR or
RETURN button.
- Initially, the subtitle will not appear on screen.
- The subtitle languages are represented by
abbreviations.
Note
Note
• This function depends on what languages are
encoded on the disc and may not work with all
DVDs.
• A DVD disc can contain up to 32 subtitle 
languages.
• How to have the same subtitle language come
up whenever you play a DVD;
Refer to “Setting Up the Language Features” on
page 26.
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SUBTITLE
Off
SUBTITLE
Adjusting the Aspect Ratio (EZ View)
To play back using aspect ratio (DVD)
Press the EZ VIEW button.
• The screen size changes when the button is
pressed repeatedly.
• The screen zoom mode operates differently
depending on the screen setting in the initial setup
menu.
• To ensure correct operation of the EZ VIEW
button, you should set the correct aspect ratio in
the initial setup (See page 28).
If you are using a 16:9 TV
1. For 16:9 aspect ratio discs
Wide Screen
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9
aspect ratio.
• Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off.
When playing a 2.35:1 aspect ratio disc, the
black bars at the top and bottom of the screen
will disappear. The picture will look vertically
stretched. (Depending on the type of disc, the
black bars may not disappear completely.)
• Zoom Fit 
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are
cut off and the central portion of the screen is
enlarged.
2. For 4:3 aspect ratio discs
• Normal Wide 
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9
aspect ratio. The picture will look horizontally
stretched.
• Screen Fit 
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off
and the full screen appears. 
The picture will look vertically stretched.
• Zoom Fit 
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are
cut off and the central portion of the screen is
enlarged.
• Vertical Fit 
When a 4:3 DVD is viewed on a 16:9 TV, black
bars will appear at the left and right of the
screen in order to prevent the picture from 
looking horizontally stretched.
If you are using a 4:3 TV
1. For 16:9 aspect ratio discs
• 4:3 Letter Box
Displays the content of the DVD title in 16:9
aspect ratio. The black bars will appear at the
top and bottom of the screen.
• 4:3 Pan Scan
The left and right of the screen are cut off and
displays the central portion of the 16:9 screen.
• Screen Fit 
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off
and the full screen appears. 
The picture will look vertically stretched.
• Zoom Fit
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are
cut off and the central portion of the screen is
enlarged.
2. For 4:3 aspect ratio discs
• Normal Screen 
Displays the content of the DVD title in 4:3
aspect ratio.
• Screen Fit
The top and bottom of the screen are cut off
and the full screen appears. 
The picture would look vertically stretched.
• Zoom Fit 
The top, bottom, left and right of the screen are
cut off and the central portion of the screen is
enlarged.
Note
Note
• This function may behave differently depending on
the type of disc.
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