VS-2000CD: Proper Shutdown
It's important you don't just flip the power switch off when trying to turn off the VS-2000CD. Always use the following procedure to prevent damage to the data on your hard drive:
1. Hold down the SHUTDOWN button for a few seconds. The message "Shutdown?" will be displayed.
2. Press the ENTER[YES] button to continue shutting down. Press EXIT[NO] to cancel the procedure.
3. The message, "Store Current?" will be displayed. Press the ENTER[YES] button.
4. The "POWER OFF/RESTART" message will be displayed. To finish the Shutdown procedure flip the rear-panel POWER switch to its "OFF" position. To Restart the recorder, hold down SHIFT and press the PLAY button.