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Cannot get new DVD recorder/video cassette recorder to work .Hooked up to t.v. with comcast on-demand box. help

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If u hook it up thru comcast i think u have the recorder on the wroung. or if u are using video inputs u need to make shure that u are using the video out source from your comcast and u are going to video input on your dvd and then u should be just find because if u have it hook up right thru the dvd u will get a picture thru the dvd from comcast i hope that helps u

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