Protecting a file

To prevent a file from being accidentally deleted or edited, you can protect an important file. A protected file is marked with the (protect) indicator and is regarded as a read-only file that you cannot delete or edit.

  1. Select the file that you want to protect.
  2. While playback is on standby, select “Protect” on the OPTION menu, and then press.

    Protected” appears on the display window and the file is protected. When you play the protected file, the (protect) indicator appears on the playback screen.


  • To remove protection from a file, select the protected file, and then select “Do Not Protect” in step 2.