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VICTOR COMPANY OF JAPAN, LIMITED
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JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE BOX
JLIP VIDEOREDIGERINGS-BOKS / JLIP VIDEO-FRAMEGRABBER-BOX /
BOÎTIER DE CAPTURE VIDÉO JLIP / JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE TOESTEL /
CAPTURADOR DE VIDEO / SCATOLA JLIP PER CATTURA VIDEO /
JLIP KUVIENSIEPPAUSRASIA / JLIP VIDEO CAPTURE BOX /
JLIP VIDEOFANGSTBOXS /
MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES
98.6.10, 10:54 AM
Thank you for purchasing this VIDEO
CAPTURE BOX. Before use, please read the
safety information and precautions contained
in the following pages to ensure safe use of this
It is recommended that you . . .
.... refer to "Controls and Connectors" (
and familiarize yourself with connector
locations before use.
.... read thoroughly the Safety Precautions and
Safety Instructions that follow. They contain
extremely important information regarding the
safe use of your new VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE
THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR
To prevent shock, do not open the cabinet.
No user serviceable parts inside. Refer
servicing to qualified personnel.
When you are not using the AC Adapter for a
long period of time, it is recommended that
you disconnect the power cord from the AC
The rating plate (serial number plate) and
safety caution are on the bottom of the
VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
The rating plate (serial number plate) of the
AC Adapter is on its top.
This unit is produced to comply with Standard
IEC Publ. 65.
Connection to the mains supply in the United
DO NOT cut off the mains plug from this equip-
If the plug fitted is not suitable for the
power points in your home or the cable is too
short to reach a power point, then obtain an
appropriate safety approved extension lead or
consult your dealer.
BE SURE to replace the fuse only with an
identical approved type, as originally fitted,
and to replace the fuse cover.
If nontheless the mains plug is cut off ensure to
remove the fuse and dispose of the plug
immediately, to avoid a possible shock hazard
by inadvertent connection to the mains supply.
If this product is not supplied fitted with a
mains plug then follow the instructions given
DO NOT make any connection to the Larger
Terminal coded E or Green.
The wires in the mains lead are coloured in
accordance with the following code:
Blue to N (Neutral) or Black
Brown to L (Live) or Red
If these colours do not correspond with the
terminal identifications of your plug, connect
Blue wire to terminal coded N (Neutral) or
Brown wire to terminal coded L (Live) or
If in doubt -- consult a competent electrician.
IMPORTANT (For owners in U.K.)
DO NOT attempt to insert foreign objects into the connectors, as this can lead to electric shock or
fire. If an object is accidentally inserted, unplug it and contact your JVC dealer. Be especially careful
If during use you notice that the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX is damaged, unplug it and contact your JVC
dealer. Use of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX under these conditions can lead to fire or electric shock.
DO NOT attempt to repair or modify the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX. Doing so may result in
malfunctions or injury. If a problem occurs, contact your JVC dealer.
Failure to heed the following precautions may result in damage to the VIDEO CAPTURE
1. DO NOT place the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX . . .
.... in an environment prone to extreme temperatures or humidity.
.... in direct sunlight.
.... in a dusty environment.
.... in an environment where strong magnetic fields are generated.
.... on a surface that is unstable or subject to vibration. The unit may fall, causing injury.
2. DO NOT place heavy objects on the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
3. DO NOT place anything which might spill on top of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX.
4. AVOID violent shocks to the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX during transport.
5. DO NOT leave the AC Adapter plugged in when the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX is not in use.
6. DO NOT use accessories other than those designated in the instructions. Use of others can lead to fire
or electric shock.
7. DO NOT connect devices to the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX other than those designated in the instructions.
Use of others can lead to malfunctions.
· This VIDEO CAPTURE BOX requires 6 LR6 (AA)-
size alkaline batteries. LR6 (AA)-size nickel-
cadmium (Ni-Cd) or nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH)
batteries can also be used.
· Do not use manganese batteries as they do not
have sufficient energy to power this VIDEO
· Use the batteries properly. The wrong use can
cause them to leak, or become hot or damaged.
When replacing the batteries, insert them with
their (+) and () polarity marks properly aligned, as
indicated by the orientation marking inside the
· When the batteries become cold in cooler
temperatures (below 10 °C), such as outdoors in
winter, their lifetime shortens and they may cease
to function. If this happens, place the batteries in
your pocket or other warm, protected place for a
short time, then re-insert them in the VIDEO
CAPTURE BOX. We recommend using LR6 (AA)-
size nickel-cadmium batteries as they can power
the camera even at 0°C.
· If the (+) and () polarity marks are dirty with
sweat or oil, this will cause contact failure. Wipe
them off with a dry cloth, then use the batteries.
·Keep new batteries handy if you plan to use the
VIDEO CAPTURE BOX for an extended period of
time (for travel, etc.).
·Before using Ni-Cd or Ni-MH batteries, be sure to
charge them fully using their designated battery
·Since batteries become hot after they are ex-
hausted, be careful when replacing them with
·If the batteries are not used for an extended
period, remove them from the VIDEO CAPTURE
BOX to avoid battery leakage, which can cause
malfunctions to occur.
·Do not use different kinds of batteries or old and
new batteries together.
·Do not expose the batteries to excessive heat, as it
may cause them to leak or explode.
·Do not dispose of batteries in fire.
·Do not short-circuit the terminals. Keep them
away from metallic objects when not in use.
How to handle a CD-ROM
Take care not to soil or scratch the mirror surface (opposite to the printed surface). Do not
write anything or put a sticker on either the front or back surface. If the CD-ROM gets dirty,
gently wipe it with a soft cloth outward from the center hole using a circular motion.
Do not use conventional disc cleaners or cleaning spray.
Do not bend the CD-ROM or touch its mirror surface.
Do not store your CD-ROM in a dusty, hot or humid environment. Keep it away from direct
If the inside of the VIDEO CAPTURE BOX is left dusty for a long time, its use can lead to fire or
malfunction. Consult your JVC dealer on cleaning.
AC Adapter (Optional)
DO NOT remove the cover and attempt to repair or modify the AC Adapter. Doing so may
result in malfunctions or electrical shock and injury. If a problem occurs, contact your JVC
Make sure the Power Cord is securely connected to the AC Adapter.
When using the AC Adapter, use only the supplied Power Cord. Use of any other cord may
result in shock or fire.
Connect the Power Cord to the AC Adapter before connecting it to an AC outlet. If you plug
it into an outlet first, and the Adapter's terminals come in contact with a metal surface or
object, a short circuit or fire may result.
Vibration noise can sometimes be heard coming from the inside of the AC Adapter. This is
The AC Adapter processes electricity internally, and will become warm during use. This is
normal. Make sure to use the AC Adapter in well-ventilated areas only.
Changes or modifications not approved by JVC could void user's authority to operate the
The Readme.TXT file provides additional information for setup and information that is not
included in the instruction manual. Please read the file before installing the provided
You can find the latest information (in English) on the provided software program at our
world wide web server at http://www.jvc-victor.co.jp/
Two software programs are provided with the GV-CB3 JLIP package.
JLIP Video Capture Software
Video Capture Facility
Video images from video source units such as
camcorders or VCRs can be captured as 768
x 552 still images with 16.77 million colors
through the serial port (RS-232C) of a
Windows -operated computer.
JLIP Control Facility
With a JLIP compatible camcorder or VCR,
· all basic video operations can be
executed via the computer display;
· Up to 99 images can be captured
automatically with Program Video
Capture (playing tape -- scanning --
transferring to PC)
Data Sharing With JLIP Video
Data can be imported from the JLIP Video
Data from the Video Capture Software can
also be exported to the Video Producer
Software for Program Playback or Assemble
JLIP Video Producer Software
JLIP Control Facility
With a JLIP-compatible camcorder, VCR or
video printer (GV-PT2):
· all basic video operations can be
executed on the computer display;
· allows programmed video playback (up
to 99 programs) or assemble editing;
· print command can be issued to the GV-
PT2 video printer
Data Sharing with the Video Capture
Video Capture Software data can be exported
to the Video Producer Software.
Selected scenes on a pre-recorded tape can
be edited in a specified sequence.