Recording audio from an external device with the synchronized recording function (SYNC REC)
You can make music files without using a computer by recording audio/music from the device (a radio cassette recorder, a tape recorder, TV, etc.) connected to your linear PCM recorder.
With the synchronized recording function turned on, the linear PCM recorder pauses after 2 seconds of no audio input. When audio input resumes, it restarts recording, saving the audio to a new file.
- While no linear PCM recorder operations are in progress, connect an external device () to the (microphone) jack on the linear PCM recorder.
Use an audio connection cable to connect the audio output jack (stereo mini-jack) on the external device and the (microphone) jack on the linear PCM recorder.
[Ext. Input Setting] appears on the display window. If not, select [ Settings] - [Recording Settings] - [Ext. Input Setting] from the HOME menu.
- Press or to select [Audio IN], and then press .
[Use SYNC REC Function to Record?] appears on the display window.
Press or to select [Yes], and then press .The synchronized recording function is turned on.
- Press REC/PAUSE.Flashing appears on the display window and the linear PCM recorder pauses.
- Start playback on the connected external device.appears and the linear PCM recorder starts synchronized recording.
If the input audio volume is not loud enough, connect your linear PCM recorder to the headphones jack (stereo mini-jack) on the external device with an audio connection cable, and then adjust the volume of the external device while checking the peak level meters on the linear PCM recorder's display window for the recording volume level. For more information, see About the peak level meters.
If you attempt to start synchronized recording while recording is already in progress, the linear PCM recorder will stop recording.
Repeat steps 4 and 5 once again.
During synchronized recording, you cannot use the Rehearsal function. Manually adjust the sensitivity.
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