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Vcr recorda blank when digital tv is put on standby.

Philips dvdr/vcr combo brand new. problem with vcr recording. when taping a program from the tv it records blank after the tv is put on standby. dont want to leave the tv on while Im out ....

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This is because you are recording a direct connection (what is on the screen is recorded) that is an option with some equipment.. unfortunately this means if there is nothing on the screen well you get nothing..

You need to record from the machines own built in tuner dont use direct record.. a vcr/pvr/dvdr after all remember is like a tv without a screen that can record it has its own channels to do this

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