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Coby DP-152 Instruction Manual

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Instruction Manual

Please read this manual carefully before operation

Digital Picture Viewer

DP-152

152SX

 


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For Customer Use:

Enter below the serial number that is located on 

the bottom of the unit. Retain this information for 

future reference.

Model No. 

DP-152

Serial No.

The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol within an equilateral triangle is intended to 

alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage” within the product’s 

enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock.

The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended to alert the user to the 

presence of important operation and servicing instructions in the literature accompanying 

the appliance.

For recycling or disposal information about this product, please contact your local 

authorities or the Electronics Industries Alliance:  www.eiae.org.

WARNING:

To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose this device to rain or moisture. Dangerous high voltage is 

present inside the enclosure. Do not open the cabinet.

Precautions

 


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Precautions ...................................................................... 2

Table of Contents ............................................................ 3

Package Contents ........................................................... 3

Features & Specifications

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Controls at a Glance........................................................ 4

Display at a Glance .......................................................... 5

Charging and Powering the DP-152 .............................. 5

Getting Started ................................................................ 6

Photo Viewer Software for Windows ............................ 7

Photo Viewer Software for Macintosh ........................ 11

Main Menu Operations .................................................. 15

Attaching the Lanyard/Buckle ..................................... 16

Important Safety Instructions ..................................... 18

Technical Support ......................................................... 19

Table of Contents

Package Contents

Please make sure the following items are included in the 

product packaging. If any items are missing, contact your 

local dealer.

DP-152 Photo Viewer

Lanyard & Buckle
USB Cable
Installation CD

Features & Specifications

Stores and displays up to 60 photos
Supports JPEG, BMP, and GIF photo files
LCD color screen
Photo slideshow and digital clock modes
USB Port for file transfers and charging
Integrated rechargeable battery
Lanyard and buckle included

 

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Controls at a Glance

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Lanyard Ring

2

LCD Display

3

 

Press once: Menu/Enter 

Press and hold: Power On/Off

4

 

Previous

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Next

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USB Port:  Connect the DP-152 to a computer 

over USB to 1) charge the battery, 

and 2) transfer photos to the unit.

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Reset: 

To reset the DP-152, use a paper 

clip to press this button if the unit 

should freeze or otherwise behave 

abnormally.

 


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Display at a Glance

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2

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Photo Indicator:

The first number indicates the number of the 

current photo. 

The second number indicates the total 

number of photos loaded on the DP-152.

This indicator will automatically fade from the 

screen after a few seconds.

2

Clock Display Indicator:

This indicator can be turned on or off in the 

Setup Menu (Clock Disp > Display Clock 

ON/OFF).

Charging and Powering the DP-152

 

The DP-152 comes with an integrated rechargeable bat-

tery. Charge the battery by connecting it to the USB port 

of a powered-on computer.

To charge the DP-152:

Plug one end of the USB cable into the DP-152’s USB 

port and plug the other end into the USB port of a 

computer that is awake. 

If the connection is made correctly, the display will 

read “USB Connected”.
If the DP-152 is connected to a USB hub, the hub 

must be self-powered to charge the battery.

  The DP-152 should be charged a minimum of four 

hours before initial use.

 

A new or exhausted battery should be charged fully 

before its initial use to ensure optimum lifetime 

performance.

 


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  Please observe the following when using this item:  

Do not disassemble, modify, crush, or puncture the 

unit in any way. Any excessive impact may cause the 

unit to malfunction. 

 

Do not expose to high temperatures above 140°F (60°C). 

 

Do not incinerate; dispose of properly. 

 

Store between -4°F and 122°F (-20°C and 50°C). 

 

Keep away from children.

 

To turn on the DP-152,

 press and hold   until the 

screen displays “COBY”.

To turn off the DP-152:

Press   to enter the Main Menu. “OFF” will be 

selected.
Press 

 again to finish turning off the unit. 

Getting Started

To get started using the DP-152:

Transfer your photos onto the DP-152

Install the Photo Viewer Software onto your computer 

from the Installation CD. 
Connect the DP-152 to your computer using the sup

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plied USB cable. Start the Photo Viewer Software and 

transfer photos to the DP-152 .

Disconnect the DP-152 from your computer.

View your photos on the DP-152

After you have loaded photos onto the unit:

Press and hold   to turn the unit on.
Press   or 

 to view the previous or next photo, 

respectively.

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Photo Viewer Software for Windows

The included Photo Viewer software is required to transfer 

your digital photos to the DP-152.

Refer to the instructions in this section if your computer is 

running the Microsoft Windows operating system. 

Installing the Software

Install the Photo Viewer software on your computer to 

transfer photos to the DP-152. The software will also allow 

you to view, delete, and download photos.

  You must install the Photo Viewer Software first 

before connecting the DP-152 to your computer.

 

The Photo Viewer software requires a computer run-

ning Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, or Vista.

Make sure the DP-152 is disconnected from the 

computer.

Place the Installation CD into the computer’s CD/DVD 

drive. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete 

the installation. You may need to restart your computer 

after installation.

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Starting the Software

Connect the DP-152 to the computer 

with the USB cable.
Double-click the Photo Viewer icon on 

the computer desktop to start the Photo 

Viewer software.

  It may take the Photo Viewer software several 

seconds to detect the DP-152.

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Software Window at a Glance

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Computer Folder Dropdown

Click on the arrow to quickly access common 

directories on the computer.

2

Computer Folder Explorer

Use the left panel to browse the folders on 

your computer to find photo files. Select photo 

files in the right panel.

3

Computer Photo Preview

When a photo file is selected from the Folder 

Explorer, a preview image will appear here.

4

Computer Functions

 

Select Entire Image: View the 

entire image on the DP-152. If the 

original image is not square, black 

bars will be added to image.

 

Select Region: View the region 

indicated by the red crop box on 

the DP-152. Click and drag on the 

square to change what is selected.

 

Clear Selection: Reset the se

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lected area.

 

Rotate Right: Rotate the photo 

clockwise.

 

Rotate Left: Rotate the photo 

counter-clockwise.

 

Transfer: Transfer the selected 

photo to the DP-152.

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Device Functions

 

Save: Save a photo on the DP-152 

to your computer.

 

Delete: Delete the selected photo 

from the DP-152.

 

Rotate Left: Rotate the photo 

counter-clockwise.

 

Rotate Right: Rotate the photo 

clockwise.

  Synchronize: After photos have 

been transferred to or deleted 

from the DP-152, click SYNCHRO

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NIZE to complete the operation.

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Device Panel

This panel displays all of the photos that are on 

the DP-152.

7

Device Capacity

The first number indicates how many photos 

are on the DP-152.

The second number indicates the maximum 

number of photos that can fit on the DP-152.

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Status Bar

Indicates which and when an operation is 

under way, and how much of the operation has 

been completed.

 


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Preparing Photos for DP-152 Display

Computer Functions

Adjust the size, rotate, or crop the photo shown in the Photo 

Preview pane [3]. Select a photo using the Computer Folder 

Explorer [2] and then:  

Select Entire Image: Click [   ] to display the entire 

photo on the DP-152 without cropping. If the original 

image is not square, black bars may appear around 

the image.

Select Region: Click [   ] to display the red crop box. 

Click and drag the red crop box to frame the desired 

portion of the image. 

Only the area within the box will 

be displayed on the DP-152. 
Clear Selection: Click [ 

 ] to clear the red crop box. 

Click and drag on the preview photo to create your 

own crop box. This box can be of any size and in any 

location that you choose.
Rotate: Click [ 

 ] or [   ] to rotate the photo 

clockwise or counter-clockwise, respectively.
Transfer: Click [ 

 ] when you are finished to save the 

adjustments and add the photo to the “Device Panel”. 

  Photos are not transferred to the DP-152 until you 

click the “Synchronize” device function button. 

  To select multiple photos, hold “Shift” or “Ctrl” on the 

keyboard while clicking with the mouse.

Device Functions

Save photos from the DP-152 to your computer, delete 

photos from, or rotate photos on the DP-152. 

To save photos from the DP-152 to your computer: a) 

select the photos on the DP-152 to transfer, then; b) 

click 

 ].

To delete photos on the DP-152: a) select the photos 

on the DP-152 to delete, then; b) click [ 

 ].

To rotate photos on the DP-152: select a photo and 

then click [ 

 ] or [ 

 ] to rotate it clockwise or 

counter-clockwise, respectively.

  To select multiple photos, hold “Shift” or “Ctrl” on the 

keyboard while clicking with the mouse.

Synchronize (Transfer) Files to the DP-152

After all adjustments have been made (computer or 

device functions), click the 

 button to complete 

all of the operations.

The status bar will indicate the synchronization 

progress.

 


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When the sync is complete, close the Photo Viewer 

software and then disconnect the DP-152 from the 

computer.

  To avoid damage to the DP-152 or your photos, do 

not disconnect the DP-152 from the computer while 

the synchronization process is underway.

Photo Viewer Software for Macintosh

The included Photo Viewer software is required to transfer 

your digital photos to the DP-152.

Refer to the instructions in this section if your computer is 

running the Macintosh OS X operating system. 

Installing the Software

Install the Photo Viewer software on your computer to 

transfer photos to the DP-152. The software will also allow 

you to view, delete, and download photos.

  You must install the Photo Viewer Software first 

before connecting the DP-152 to your computer.

 

The Photo Viewer software requires a computer run-

ning Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later.

Make sure the DP-152 is disconnected from the 

computer.

Place the Installation CD into the computer’s CD/DVD 

drive. 

Open the “MacOS_PhotoViewer 2.0” folder and double 

click the “Photo Viewer Install” PKG file to launch the 

installation program.
Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the 

installation.

Starting the Software

Connect the DP-152 to the computer 

with the USB cable.
Double-click the Photo Viewer icon 

on the computer desktop to start the 

Photo Viewer software.

  It may take the Photo Viewer software several 

seconds to detect the DP-152.

Using the Photo Viewer Software

Connect the DP-152 to the computer with the USB 

cable. The display will read “USB Connected”.
Double-click the Photo Viewer icon in the “Applica

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tions” folder to start the Photo Viewer software.

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Photo Viewer Software at a Glance

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Computer Folder Explorer

Use the left panel to browse the folders on 

your computer to find photo files. Select photo 

files in the right panel.

2

Computer Photo Preview

When a photo file is selected from the Folder 

Explorer, a preview image will appear here.

3

Computer Functions

 

Select Region: View the region 

indicated by the black crop box on 

the DP-152. Click and drag on the 

square to change what is selected.

 

Clear Selection: Reset the se

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lected area, then use the mouse to 

create a custom crop box.

 

Rotate Right: Rotate the photo 

clockwise.

 

Rotate Left: Rotate the photo 

counter-clockwise.

 

Transfer: Transfer the selected 

photo to the DP-152.

4

Device Functions

 

Save: Save a photo on the DP-152 

to your computer.

 

Delete: Delete the selected photo 

from the DP-152.

 

Rotate Left: Rotate the photo 

counter-clockwise.

 

Rotate Right: Rotate the photo 

clockwise.

 

Synchronize: After photos have 

been transferred to or deleted 

from the DP-152, click SYNCHRO

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NIZE to complete the operation.

5

Device Panel

This panel displays all of the photos that are on 

the DP-152.

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Device Capacity

The first number indicates how many photos 

are on the DP-152.

The second number indicates the maximum 

number of photos that can fit on the DP-152.

 


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Preparing Photos for DP-152 Display

Computer Functions

Adjust the size, rotate, or crop the photo shown in the Photo 

Preview pane [2]. Select a photo using the Computer Folder 

Explorer [1] and then:  

Select Region: Click [   ] to display the black crop 

box. Click and drag the box to frame the desired 

portion of the image. 

Only the area within the box will 

be displayed on the DP-152. 
Clear Selection: Click [ 

 ] to clear the black crop 

box. Click and drag on the preview photo to create your 

own crop box. This box can be of any size and in any 

location that you choose.
Rotate: Click [ 

 ] or [   ] to rotate the photo 

clockwise or counter-clockwise, respectively.
Transfer: Click [ 

 ] when you are finished to save the 

adjustments and add the photo to the “Device Panel”. 

  Photos are not transferred to the DP-152 until you 

click the “Synchronize” device function button. 

  To select multiple photos, hold “Shift” or “Ctrl” on the 

keyboard while clicking with the mouse.

Device Functions

Save photos from the DP-152 to your computer, delete 

photos from, or rotate photos on the DP-152. 

To save photos from the DP-152 to your computer: a) 

select the photos on the DP-152 to transfer, then; b) 

click 

 ].

To delete photos on the DP-152: a) select the photos 

on the DP-152 to delete, then; b) click [ 

 ].

To rotate photos on the DP-152: select a photo and 

then click [ 

 ] or [ 

 ] to rotate it clockwise or 

counter-clockwise, respectively.

  To select multiple photos, hold “Shift” or “Ctrl” on the 

keyboard while clicking with the mouse.

Synchronize (Transfer) Files to the DP-152

After all adjustments have been made (computer or 

device functions), click the synchronize button [ 

 ] to 

complete all of the operations.

A status notification window wll appear, indicating the 

synchronization progress.
When the sync is complete, close the Photo Viewer 

software and then disconnect the DP-152 from the 

computer.

 


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Main Menu Operations

Press 

 to enter the Main Menu. You can adjust the 

unit’s options from this menu.

Press 

 or 

 to select an option.

Press 

 to confirm a selection.

Menu Options

Menu Item

Function

Off

Power off the DP-152.

Delete

Delete Photos from the DP-152.

One: Delete the current photo;
All: Delete all photos.
Cancel: Return to the Main Menu.



Display Mode

Set the Slideshow Mode to Auto or Manual.

Auto Slide: The DP-152 will automatically 

display photos one at a time. Upon se-

lecting this option, you will be prompted 

to set the time interval between slides.
Manual  Slide:  Display  photos  manually 

(press 

 or 

 to view the previous 

or next photo, respectively).


Menu Item

Function

Clock Set

Set the date and time options.

Press 

 to select a Date or Time 

field to adjust. The selected field will 

flash.
Press 

 or 

 to adjust the value 

of the selected field. Press 

 to 

finish and select the next field.

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Clock Disp

Display the clock.

Disp Time/Date: View the time and date.

Press 

  or 

  to  change  the 

display between the analog or digital 

clock.
Press 

 to exit and return to the 

photo display.

Disp  Clock  ON/OFF:  Toggle  the  time 

overlay on or off. 

LCD Contrast

Adjust the contrast of the display.

Calendar

Display the calendar (month view).

Press 

  to  exit  and  return  to  the 

photo display.

Exit

Exit the Main Menu.

 


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Attaching the Lanyard/Buckle

Step 1:

 

Pass the lanyard loop through the ring in the 

direction of the arrow as shown.

Step 2:

 

Pass the buckle through the lanyard loop in 

the direction of the arrow as shown.

 


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Step 3:

 

Continue pulling the buckle through the lan

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yard loop to finish attaching it to the DP-152. 

 

  The included buckle is not designed for climbing, 

but may be used to attach the DP-152 to a belt, 

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Read Instructions: All the safety and operating instructions should 

be read before the product is operated.
Retain Instructions: The safety and operating instructions should 

be retained for future reference.
Heed Warnings: All warnings on the product and in the operating 

instructions should be adhered to.
Follow Instructions: All operating and usage instructions should 

be followed.
Cleaning: Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. 

Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth 

for cleaning.
Attachments: Use only attachments recommended by the manu-

facturer. Use of other attachments may be hazardous.
Water and Moisture: Do not use this product near water (e.g., near 

a bath tub, washbowl, kitchen sink, laundry tub, in wet basements, 

or near a swimming pool and the like).
Object and Liquid Entry: Never push objects of any kind into this 

product, through openings or otherwise; this may result in objects 

touching dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that could 

result in a personal or property damage or injury, including fire or 

electric shock. Never spill liquid of any kind on the product. 
Heat:  The  product  should  be  situated  away  from  heat  sources 

such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other products (includ-

ing amplifiers) that produce heat. 

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Power Sources: This product should be operated only from the 

type  of  power  source  indicated  on  the  rating  label.  If  you  are 

not sure of the type of power supply to your home, consult your 

product dealer or local power company. For products intended to 

operate from battery power or other sources, refer to the operating 

instructions.
Servicing: Do not attempt to service this product yourself as open-

ing or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage or 

other hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
Damage  Requiring  Service:  a)  if  liquid  has  been  spilled  or  if 

objects have fallen into the product; c) if the product has been ex-

posed to rain or water; d) if the product does not operate normally 

by following the operating instructions. Adjust only those controls 

that are covered by the operating instructions as improper adjust-

ment of other controls may result in damage and will often require 

extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the product to 

its normal operation; e) if the product has been dropped or dam-

aged in any way; f) when the product exhibits a distinct change in 

performance—this indicates a need for service.
Replacement  Parts:  When  replacement  parts  are  required,  be 

sure  that  your  service  technician  has  used  replacement  parts 

specified by the manufacturer or have the same characteristics 

as the original part. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, 

electric shock, or other hazards.
Safety Check: Upon completion of any service or repairs to this 

product, ask the service technician to perform safety checks to 

ensure that the product is in proper operating condition.

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Technical Support

If you have a problem with this device, please check our 

website at 

www.cobyusa.com for Frequently Asked Ques

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tions (FAQs) and firmware updates. If these resources do 

not resolve the problem, please contact Coby Technical 

Support.

COBY Electronics Technical Support 

56-65 Rust Street

 

Maspeth, NY 11378

Hours: 

8:00 AM–11:00 PM EST, seven days a week.

Email: 

techsupport@cobyusa.com

Phone: 

718-416-3197, 800-681-2629, or 800-727-3592

Web: 

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