I have a 32 in flat screen westinghouse, it is connected to time warner cable box. i want to connect mt dvd/vcr to the existing set up but the vcr part isn't working. the dvd part is. the dvd/vcr unit is new so it isn't that. can you tell me how to connect everything properly?
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Re: dvd/vcr combo connection
Click here to download the user's guide and check page # 9 for more info on connecting your DVD/VCR device to the LCD. Use the yellow, red and white cables connected to AV1 or AV2 and select the appropiate input from your LCD.
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are you talking about VCR / DVD or DVR source. for VCR or DVD your connection shall be for VCR, cable out from the TW box to VCR in and VCR out to TV (VCR ch selector and TV must be set to ch 3)......... DVD connection out from DVD to TV's yellow/white/red (digital in on TV), to view dvd using remote change source to the digital source (av1 or av2)... for the DVR you must call TW to make sure your box is set up to record and view....
DVD players do not connect using regular cable connections Your flat screen TV should have separate Audio and Video connections. These are the connections that you should use to connect your VCR and DVD player. If you have a combo unit, that is a single unit that has both DVD and VHS in one box, you might be able to get your VCR to work on the cable connection. However your DVD will not be able to work as the cable connection doesn't allow enough information to pass through. If you go to your local Audio Video store and tell them what you want to connect they should have the cables you need for less than $10.00. Good luck.
this will only workif the vcr has a up convert feature whit out up convert it will not work you will have to connect vcr whit yellow red and white cables then dvd and vcr will give u the picture, if u connect dvd with commponent cables if u tv has this input picture from dvd will be better
Is simply. get the audio/vido cables and look on the back of the TV and connect from the audio video outputs from the combo to the audio video inputs on the tv. remember the colors of the terminals and connect them that matches the red, white (audio) and the yellow (video). Using the remote locate the button "input" or "source", and select video 1 or 2, depending where you connected it.
first you do connect cable to your > combo VCR / DVD player & recorder then connect to > to your TV: cable coax output or if that cable have video/audio ouput is going to INPUT >to combo VCR / DVD player video / audio output is going to INPUT > to TV,.that's the time you can record and playback; click below for more information in hooking up:
You trying to put the DVD/VCR combo between the cable box and the TV? OK, cable out goes to vcr in, vcr out goes to tv, I think you got that. Now there should be a tv/vcr button on the vcr/dvd, you need to press that when the unit is on. Also, make sure you are on the correct input on both the vcr and the tv, usually video 1 or AUX and choose line in or L1 on the vcr/dvd. If the tv/vcr button is toggled, itll completely bypass the vcr/dvd player.