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I cannot burn a CD on my 2488MK2 I tried using the manual but my LCD screen looks different than what the manual says!

DP-01FX/CD

HOW TO RECORD A TRACK

Initial setup:

” Connect powered speakers or an amplifier to the LINE OUT.

” Connect your audio source into MIC IN, or LINE/GUITAR IN L preferably something that will continue playing like a CD player, Tape Deck, Tape out or Record out from a stereo receiver.

” Move all the faders up to the grey line.

Recording to a track:

” Press and hold down the ASSIGN A button (the light should be blinking) simultaneously press the REC button above channel number 1 (the light should be blinking)
” Both lights should be blinking together

” Release the ASSIGN A and the REC button

” Press the REC button above channel 1 (the light should be blinking by itself)

” You should see the meters moving with in the display above Input A and Track 1.

” Press the REWIND BUTTON twice until the display reads ABS 00.00.00.00

” Press and hold the RECORD button and simultaneously press the PLAY button the REC light above channel one, the PLAY light and the RECORD light should become solid.

” After recording press the STOP button.
” Press the REWIND button twice until the display reads ABS 00.00.00.00

” Press the PLAY button.

You should hear what you recorded.

To record to other tracks:

” Press and hold down the ASSIGN A button (the light should be blinking) simultaneously press the REC button above new channel number (the light should be blinking)
” Both lights should be blinking together

” Release the ASSIGN A and the REC button

” Press the REC button above new channel (the light should be blinking by itself)

” You should see the meters moving with in the display above Input A and the new track.

” Press the REWIND BUTTON twice until the display reads ABS 00.00.00.00

” Press and hold the RECORD button and simultaneously press the PLAY button the REC light above channel one, the PLAY light and the RECORD light should become solid.

” After recording press the STOP button.
” Press the REWIND button twice until the display reads ABS 00.00.00.00

” Press the PLAY button.

You should hear what you recorded.

Mastering the song:

As your mix is being mastered, you can change levels, panning, effects and even fade the Master level down at the end of the song. When the recorder reaches the end of the song (which you set using the SET OUT button), recording will stop.

” Use the channel faders to set the level for each track.

” Turn the PAN knobs to adjust the stereo position for each track.

” Use the EQ HIGH and EQ LOW knobs to adjust the tone of each track.

” Use the EFFECT SEND knob to send a track to an external effects processor (if attached) or built-in reverb (DP-01FX only). Use the EFFECT RETURN knob to control the overall level of the effect.

” FAST FORWARD to the end of your song.

” Press the SHIFT button and simultaneously press the SET OUT button.

” Press the REWIND button twice.

” Press the MASTER button. It will start flashing.

” Press the RECORD button and simultaneously press the PLAY button.

Press the MASTER button again. It will light up solid. You can rewind to the beginning of the song and listen to the mix you just recorded.

Transferring song to the FAT partition:

Songs have to be transferred to the Fat partition so that it can be burned to CD

” Press the MASTER button until the light is OFF

” Press MENU

” Select the WAVE

” Press the RIGHT ARROW

” Select EXPORT MASTER

” Press the RIGHT ARROW.

The display shows a list of suggested file names, based on the song tracks that have been MASTERED

” Select the MASTER you wish to export

” Press ENTER/YES.

The display shows the free space on the FAT partition (the destination of the exported tracks) and the space which the exported tracks will occupy.

Burning a song to CD:

” Insert a blank CD-R into the CD tray.

” Press the MENU button.

” Select MASTER WRITE.

” Use the INSERT button to select the songs to write to the CD,

” Press the ENTER button..

Confirmation screen is displayed. Press the ENTER key again to begin the burning process.

After writing to the CD ends, the unit allows you to make another copy of the same disc.
To write to another CD, press the ENTER key.
To cancel writing to another CD, press EXIT key.

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