DV Video Disk Recorder
FireStore DR-DV5000 User Guide
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR
SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE
THIS EQUIPMENT TO RAIN OR
The serial number for this equipment is located
on the bottom of the unit. Please write this serial
number on your enclosed warranty card and
keep it in a secure area. This is for your security.
This product satisfies FCC regulations when
shielded cables and connectors are used to
connect the unit to other equipment. To prevent
electromagnetic interference with electric
appliances such as radios and televisions, use
shielded cables and connectors for connections.
This equipment has been tested and found
to comply with the limits for a Class A
digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the
FCC Rules. These limits are designed to
provide reasonable protection against harmful
interference in a residential installation.
This equipment generates, uses, and can
radiate radio frequency energy and, if not
installed and used in accordance with the
instructions, may cause harmful interference
to radio communications. However, there is
no guarantee that interference will not
occur in a particular installation. If this
equipment does cause harmful interference
to radio or television reception,which can
be determined by turning the equipment off
and on, the user is encouraged to try to
correct the interference by one or more
of the following measures:
· Reorient or relocate the receiving
· Increase the separation between the
equipment and receiver.
· Connect the equipment into an outlet
on a circuit different from that to
which the receiver is connected.
· Consult the dealer or an experienced
radio/TV technician for help.
INFORMATION TO USER
Alteration or modifications carried out
without appropriate authorization may
invalidate the user's right to operate
· Use of controls or adjustments or
performance of procedures other than
those specified herein may result in
hazardous radiation exposure.
· The use of optical instruments with
this product will increase eye hazard.
THE ON/OFF SWITCH IS SECONDARY
CONNECTED AND THEREFORE DOES
NOT SEPARATE THE UNIT FROM
MAINS POWER IN STANDBY
CAUTION: TO PREVENT ELECTRIC
SHOCK, DO NOT USE A (POLARIZED) PLUG
WITH AN EXTENSION CORD, RECEPTACLE
OR OTHER OUTLET UNLESS THE BLADES
CAN BE FULLY INSERTED TO PREVENT
ATTENTION: POUR PREVENIR LES
CHOCS ELECTRIQUES NE PAS UTILISER
CETTE FICHE POLARISEE AVEC UN
PROLONGATEUR, UNE PRISE DE COURANT
OU UNE AUTRE SORTIE DE COURANT,
SAUF SI LES LAMES PEUVENT ETRE
INSEREES A FOND SANS EN LAISSER
AUCUNE PARTIE A DECOUVERT.
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Please read through these operating instructions so you will know how to operate your model
properly. After you have finished reading the instructions, put them away in a safe place for
FireStore DR-DV5000 User Guide
TO PREVENT THE RISK OF
ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS
INSIDE.REFER SERVICING TO
QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
The exclamation point within an
equilateral triangle is intended to alert
the user to the presence of important
operating and maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature accompanying
READ INSTRUCTIONS All the safety and
operating instructions should be read before the
product is operated.
RETAIN INSTRUCTIONS The safety and
operating instructions should be retained for
HEED WARNINGS All warnings on the product
and in the operating instructions should be
FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS All operating and use
instructions should be followed.
CLEANING Unplug this product from the wall
outlet before cleaning. The product should be
cleaned only with a polishing cloth or a soft dry
cloth. Never clean with furniture wax, benzine,
insecticides or other volatile liquids since they
may corrode the cabinet.
ATTACHMENTS Do not use attachments not
recommended by the product manufacturer as
they may cause hazards.
WATER AND MOISTURE Do not use this
product near water for example, near a bathtub,
wash bowl, kitchen sink, or laundry tub; in a wet
basement; or near a swimming pool; and the like.
ACCESSORIES Do not place this product on an
unstable cart, stand, tripod, bracket or table. The
product may fall, causing serious injury to a child
or an adult, and serious damage to the product.
Use only with a cart, stand, tripod, bracket or
table recommended by the manufacturer, or sold
with the product. Any mounting of the product
should follow the manufacturer's instructions, and
should use a mounting accessory recommended
by the manufacturer.
CART A product and cart combination should be
moved with care. Quick stops, excessive force,
and uneven surfaces may cause the product and
cart combination to overturn.
VENTILATION Slots and openings in the cabinet
are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable
operation of the product and to protect it from
overheating, and these openings must not be
blocked or covered. The openings should never be
blocked by placing the product on a bed, sofa, rug,
or other similar surface. This product should not be
placed in a built-in installation such as a bookcase
or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the
manufacturer's instructions have been adhered to.
POWER SOURCES This product should be
operated only form the type of power source
indicated on the marking label. If you are not sure of
the type of power supply to your home, consult
your dealer or local power company.
LOCATION The appliance should be installed in
a stable location.
NON-USE PERIODS The power cord of the
appliance should be unplugged from the outlet
when left unused for a long period of time.
GROUNDING OR POLARIZATION
· If this product is equipped with a polarized
alternating current line plug ( a plug having one
blade wider than the other), it will fit into the
outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If
you are unable to insert the plug fully into the
outlet, try reversing the plug. If the plug should
still fail to fit, contact your electrician to replace
your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the safety
purpose of the polarized plug.
· If this product is equipped with a three-wire
grounding type plug, a plug having a third
(grounding) pin, it will only fit into a grounding
type power outlet. This is a safety feature. If you
are unable to insert the plug into the outlet,
contact your electrician to replace your obsolete
outlet. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the
grounding type plug.
POWER-CORD PROTECTION Power supply cords
should be routed so that they are not likely to be
walked on or pinched by items placed upon or
against them, paying particular attention to cords at
plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where
they exit the product.
OUTDOOR ANTENNA GROUNDING If an outside
antenna or cable system is connected to the
product, be sure the antenna or cable system is
grounded so as to provide some protection against
voltage surges and built-up static charges. Article
810 of the National Electric Code, ANSI/NFPA 70,
provides information with regard to proper
grounding of the mast and supporting structure,
grounding of the lead-in wire to an antenna
discharge unit, size of grounding connectors,
location of antenna discharge unit, connection to
grounding electrodes, and requirements for the
grounding electrode. See Fig. A.
LIGHTNING For added protection for this product
during a lightning storm, or when it is left unattended
and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from
the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or cable
system. This will prevent damage to the product due
to lightning and power-line surges.
POWER LINES An outside antenna system
should not be located in the vicinity of overhead
power lines or other electric light or power
circuits, or where it can fall into such power lines
or circuits. When installing an outside antenna
system, extreme care should be taken to keep
from touching such power lines or circuits as
contact with them might be fatal.
OVERLOADING Do not overload wall outlets,
extension cords, or integral convenience
receptacles as this can result in a risk of fire or
OBJECT AND LIQUID ENTRY Never push
objects of any kind into this product through
openings as they may touch dangerous voltage
points or short-out parts that could result in a fire
or electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on
SERVICING Do not attempt to service this
product yourself as opening or removing covers
may expose you to dangerous voltage or other
hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service
DAMAGE REQUIRING SERVICE Unplug this
product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to
qualified service personnel under the following
· When the power-supply cord or plug is damaged.
· If liquid has been spilled, or objects have fallen
into the product.
· If the product has been exposed to rain or water.
· If the product does not operate normally by
following the operating instructions. Adjust
only those controls that are covered by the
operating instructions as an improper
adjustment of other controls may result in
damage and will often require extensive work
by a qualified technician to restore the product
to its normal operation.
· If the product has been dropped or damaged in
· When the product exhibits a distinct change in
performance this indicates a need for service.
REPLACEMENT PARTS When replacement parts
are required, be sure the service technician has
used replacement parts specified by the
manufacturer or have the same characteristics as
the original part. Unauthorized substitutions may
result in fire, electric shock or other hazards.
SAFETY CHECK Upon completion of any service
or repairs to this product, ask the service
technician to perform safety checks to determine
that the product is in proper operating condition.
WALL OR CEILING MOUNT The product should
not be mounted to a wall or ceiling.
HEAT The product should be situated away from
heat sources such as radiators, heat, registers,
stoves or other products (including amplifiers)
that produce heat.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
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FOCUS Enhancements, Inc. warrants
this product against defects in materials
or workmanship as follows:
For a period of TWO years from the date
of purchase, FOCUS Enhancements, Inc.
will repair or replace the unit, at our option,
without charge for parts or labor. After the
period of TWO years, you must pay all
parts and labor charges.
The limited warranty is extended only to
the original purchaser. It does not cover
damage or failure caused by or attributable
to Acts of God, abuse, misuse, improper or
abnormal usage, faulty installation, improper
maintenance, lightning, or other incidences of
excessive voltage, or any repairs or tampering
by other than a FOCUS Enhancements
authorized repair facility. It does not cover
replacement of batteries or other consumable
parts, transportation costs or damage in
transit. This warranty will become void if the
serial number or model number identification
has been wholly or partially removed or
erased. Repair or replacement under the
terms of this warranty do not extend the
terms of this warranty. This warranty can
not be modified by an agent of FOCUS
Enhancements, Inc. unless in written and
signed by an officer of FOCUS
Should this product prove defective in
workmanship or material, the consumer's
sole remedies shall be such repair or
replacement provided by the terms of
this warranty. Under no circumstances shall
FOCUS Enhancements, Inc. be liable for
any loss or damage, direct, consequential, or
incidental, arising out of the use of or inability
to use this product. Some states do not allow
limitations on how long an implied warranty
lasts or the exclusions or limitations of
incidental or consequential damages, so the
above limitations or exclusions may not apply
to you. This warranty gives you specific legal
rights. You may also have other rights which
vary from state to state.
For customers outside the USA or Canada,
please contact your dealer or distributor
for repairs or technical support. Refer to
document MANL-0907-XX for a list of
International Dealers and Authorized Service
In the United States or Canada, to obtain
warranty service, call or write the FOCUS
Enhancements, Inc. Technical Support Line
for a Return Material Authorization (RMA)
number. Technical Support can be reached at:
Telephone: 408-370-9963. 8AM-5PM,
Monday to Friday (PST)
(Hint: Mondays tend to be the busiest)
FOCUS Enhancements, Inc.
1370 Dell Ave.
Campbell, CA. 95008
Please mark the RMA number clearly on
the outside of the package. Include a copy
of your sales receipt, a brief description of the
symptoms, your name, address, phone number
and any special shipping instructions. Then
deliver or ship the product, postage and shipping
costs prepaid, to a FOCUS Enhancements
authorized repair facility. For the name of
the nearest repair facility, contact FOCUS
Enhancements, Inc. Technical Support.
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