IC RecorderICD-SX733/SX734/SX1000

Recording across memory media – cross-memory recording

When the memory media currently being used becomes full during recording, the IC recorder automatically switches its destination to the other memory media and continues recording (Cross-memory recording).

  1. Select MENU - the tab - “Cross-Memory REC,” and then press .

    The menu items will be different depending on the model you are using.

  2. Press or to select “ON,” and then press .
    Cross-Memory REC” is set to “OFF” when you purchase the IC recorder.
  3. Press souni_stopSTOP to exit the menu mode.

When the current memory media becomes full during recording, the “Continue REC in Other Memory” animation appears in the display window. Recording continues as a new file in a recordable folder of the smallest folder number available for the other memory media.

A new file created with a new file name.


  • If the other memory media is also full, a message is displayed and the IC recorder stops recording.

  • When you play back the original file recorded with cross-memory recording, the IC recorder does not play the succeeding file automatically.
  • Before attempting cross-memory recording, check to see if the IC recorder can switch the memory media to “Memory Card” in advance.
  • Cross-memory recording will not work if you insert a memory card into the IC recorder during recording.
  • When you are recording files with cross-memory recording, the sound may be partially interrupted after the memory media has been switched.


  • To cancel cross-memory recording, set “Cross-Memory REC” to “OFF” in step 2