BR-8: Initializing a Zip Disc

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When you have purchased a new Zip disc or are using a zip disc formatted for another device, you must first initialize the disc to use it with the BR-8. The following steps will guide you through the Zip disc initialization process.

CAUTION: All recorded data and User information will be lost. Be sure to back up any information you wish to keep.

  1. Press UTILITY.

  2. CURSOR to select the DISC icon and then press ENTER.

  3. CURSOR to select the DISC INITIALIZATION icon and then press ENTER.

  4. Use the TIME/VALUE dial to turn “Physical Format” to the “ON” position.

  5. Press the down CURSOR button toBR-8: Initializing a Zip Disc select “GO”.

  6. Press ENTER twice.