Troubleshooting (continued) – LG DR4912 User Manual
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
The source you are trying to record is
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-
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
The remote control is not pointed at the
remote sensor of the DVD Recorder.
The remote control is too far from the
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)
The other player must be RW compati-
ble in order to play it.
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-
Set clock to correct time. See “Auto
Clock Set” or “Manual Clock Set” on
Reprogram Timer. See “Timer
Recording” on page 41.
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
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 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.