Troubleshooting (continued) – LG DR4912 User Manual

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Troubleshooting (Continued)


Can’t play a disc
recorded using this
recorder on another

Cannot record or did
not record successfully.

Timer recording is not

Stereo Audio Record
and/or Playback is not

The remote control
does not work properly.


The disc was recorded in Video mode.

Some players will not play even a final-
ized disc recorded in Video mode.

The disc was recorded in VR mode,

Discs recorded with copy-once material
cannot be played on other players.

The remaining blank space on the disc
is insufficient.

The source you are trying to record is
copy protected.

When setting the recording channel, the
channel is tuned on the TV’s own tuner.

When recording to a Video mode disc,
programs that are copy-once protected
cannot be recorded.

Clock in DVD Recorder is not set to cor-
rect time.

Timer has been programmed

Timer record indicator light does not
appear after programming timer.

TV is not Stereo-compatible.

Broadcast program is not in stereo for-

DVD Recorder A/V Out jacks are not
connected to TV A/V In jacks.

DVD Recorder Audio/Video Out is not
selected for viewing at the TV.

DVD Recorder’s TV audio channel is set
to mono.

The remote control is not pointed at the
remote sensor of the DVD Recorder.

The remote control is too far from the
DVD Recorder.

There is an obstacle in the path of the
remote control and the DVD Recorder.

The batteries in the remote control are


Finalize the disc. (page 28)

No solution.

The other player must be RW compati-
ble in order to play it.

No solution.

Use another disc.

You cannot record the source.

Select the channel on the recorder’s
built-in TV tuner.

Use a VR mode formatted disc for copy-
once material.

Set clock to correct time. See “Auto
Clock Set” or “Manual Clock Set” on
page 22.

Reprogram Timer. See “Timer
Recording” on page 41.

Reprogram Timer.

No solution.

No solution.

Make A/V connections. Stereo is
available only via A/V output from DVD

Select AUX or A/V source as TV input.

Set TV audio channel mode to Stereo.
See “Changing TV audio channel” on
page 40.

Point the remote control at the remote
sensor of the DVD Recorder.

Operate the remote control within 7 m.

Remove the obstacle.

Replace the batteries with new ones.

Moisture Condensation

Moisture condensation can occur:

• When the DVD Recorder is moved from a cold place

to a warm place.

• Under extremely humid conditions.

In locations where moisture condensation may occur:

• Keep the DVD Recorder plugged into an AC power

outlet with POWER On. This will help prevent conden-

• When condensation has occurred, wait a few hours

for the DVD Recorder to dry before using it.