Turning power on, Turning power off, Setting the area of use and the clock – Sony PMW-F3K User Manual
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Setting the Area of Use and the Clock
For details, refer to the Operating Instructions of the
When recording or playback is in progress on
power from the DC IN connector, the input
voltage is displayed on the LCD monitor/
Set the power switch to the ON position.
The indicator (green) lights and the camcorder
enters E-E Display mode.
Set the power switch to the OFF position.
• This camcorder uses a little standby power even
when the power switch is set to OFF. Remove
the battery pack if the camcorder will not be
used for a prolonged period.
• When removing the battery pack or the DC IN
power, be sure to set the switch to OFF in
advance and wait until the indicator goes dark.
Removing the battery pack or the DC IN power
while the indicator is lit may cause damage to
the camcorder or SxS memory cards.
When you turn the camcorder on for the first time
after purchasing or replacing the backup battery
(page 145), the Initial Setting display appears on
the LCD monitor/viewfinder screen.
Set the area of use and the date and time of the
built-in clock, using this display.
You can select the language for messages.
When you select “Chinese,” the menus and status
indications are also displayed in Chinese.
The value shows the time difference from UTC
(Coordinated Universal Time).
Change the setting if needed.
Use the jog dial on the rear panel for setting.
Setting the area of use
Turn the jog dial to set the cursor to
“Country” then press the dial.
Turning Power On
Turning Power Off
STBY S&Q REC
Setting the Area of Use
and the Clock
Count r y : NTSC A rea
Time Zone: UTC GREENWICH
Date / Time: 2011/01/01 00:00:00
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