Connecting Your Components—Continued
See “Recording” for an explanation of recording (page 21).
• The receiver must be turned on for recording.
Recording is not possible while it’s in Standby mode.
• If you want to record directly from your TV or
playback VCR to the recording VCR without going
through the receiver, connect the TV/VCR’s audio and
video outputs directly to the recording VCR’s audio
and video inputs. See the manuals supplied with your
TV and VCR for details.
• Video signals connected to composite video inputs
can be recorded only via composite video outputs. If
your TV/VCR is connected to a composite video
input, the recording VCR must be connected to a
composite video output.
• Copy-protected Blu-ray discs and DVDs cannot be
• Sources connected to a digital input cannot be
recorded. Only analog inputs can be recorded.
• DTS signals will be recorded as noise, so don’t
attempt analog recording of DTS CDs or LDs.
• If Pure Audio is turned on, no video signal is output
from the receiver. If you want to make recordings,
select another listening mode.
Connect the receiver’s power cord to a suitable wall outlet.
• Before connecting the power cord, connect all of your speakers and AV components.
• Turning on the receiver may cause a momentary power surge that might interfere with other electrical equipment on
the same circuit. If this is a problem, plug the receiver into a different branch circuit.
Connecting a Recording Component
VCR, DVD recorder, etc.Cassette tape
deck, CDR, etc.
Connecting the Power Cord