There is a switch on the bottom of the unit that puts it in "HOLD" mode. My guess its for use when it is shipped so there will be less chance of damage. Try switching the two position switch to the other position.
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On your player there is a switch, usually on the bottom or inside the CD compartment. It will say "hold". You need to switch this in the opposite direction that it is currently in. Afterwards you should have no problems. This feature is designed to lock your player so that you don't accidently push buttons when your active.
hi, check the out put voltage of that adapter may be its out put is higher than 4.5V dc. thats why the Walkman displays HI dc IN. do one thing purchase a 4.5V 1amps SMPS adapter (connector with same polarity). it will give a constant output of 4.5v (110v t0 240v input) ok
It is quite possible that your optical unit is faulty. First of all clean the lens on the optical head using an ear bud, softly rub for a good glazing. then try to see if it works if not the lens unit assembly must be replaced and must be done with care and experience.so take help to replce but make sure the cost is within a practical level. Good day
There is a "hold" button on the device that works like a key lock on your cell phone.
Find the hold button and switch it to the other position and you will be able to use your device normally.
Once you have put your CD player in a mode that you want, then you switch the hold button on so that you won't accidentally hit any buttons. You can then safely put the CD player in a pocket and not have to worry about it.
If you have a small enough screwdriver and some time it's not too hard. I just fixed one of my kids' walkman (same make & model) yesterday. The motor that spins the gears that makes the laser assembly move back & forth came loose. There is a single screw that holds this motor in place. They should use some lok-tite or similar when they assemble these things.
Hold down the Display/Menu function button (one of those three buttons on the left of the unit) for about 3-4 seconds until the display reads "t set". When this appears, push the track forward button once (>>|) so the display reads "beep"; now press the play pause button (>||) once. The display will now say "on", push the track forward button (>>|) once to make it read "off"; now push the stop play button. You're done. Enjoy the silence.
1) Your disc may be bad: scratches on surface, the surface maybe dirty, the disc is maybe bended,...
Try with other discs, if the error occurs see next steps. If not, the initial disc was bad, but don't throw away, you may be able to clean it.
2) The Laser-optics in your Walkman can also suffer:
- open your Walkman as if you would load a disk; look inside and you will see a little lens inside: clean it by using a ear-cleaner ( little stick with cotton on one or both ends). First dip the cotton end in some pure natural alcohol ( ethyl) and wipe very carefully over the little lens surface
3) The drive-mechanism of the Laser may also be cause; the only thing you can do on the field; the little lens ( see 2 ) normally should be near the end of a channel which you can recognize as the cut-out of the plastic . While reading a CD the lens moves thru this channel.
You can try to push very softly this lens towards the nearest end
of the channel. It often helps.
4) The Laser can be to its end of life; you can ask to change the
opto-electrical mechanism, but I'm afraid it will cost you nearly
as much as a new player; if you can buy a second hand might be even cheaper.
Important for the future:
- don't write with markers on discs; these texts release small quantities of fumes on laser-lenses
- smokers pollute also with nicotine-fumes their lenses and discs
Hope you can get nice music ASAP; let us know
On almost every port. cd player is a botton lock switch . Some make all the buttons not work and some units only let play work. I suggest you look for this before taking apart as these units have whats called ribbon cable inside them and are very easy to damage them.