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. [Details]
  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.