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Cannot Get DVD to Display on TV

I rewired my configuration setup (Changing the position of my VHS recorder, cable hookup, etc.) and now I can't get my Samsung DVD-TR520 to output to the TV. I rewired things again so the Samsung connects directly to the TV via an antenna cable and also a video/audio cable, but the info from the dvd recorder does not show on screen. The recorder plays a disc, but the image does not show onscreen. Also, the dvd recorder will now not record. The "rec" buttin does nothing. Help please.

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I have the Samsung dvd-vr 357. I have had a couple problems with it but I called samsung and they walked me through fixing it each time. I don't know if you have tried this or not but that is my suggestion. The last problem I had was copying from vcr to dvd. I got audio but no video. Problem was it was on dvd when i started it, it should have been on vrc. It should be set on whichever one you are recording from. Hope this helps someone.

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New HD tv. Have digital cable box connected to tv., cable box connected to DVD recorder, but can't get setup menu to come up on tv screen. I had a similar problem. I have a HD tv connected to a digital cable box. I hooked up the DVD recorder with the wires it came with, but it would not play or give me the menu. However it was correctly hooked up. So the next day I connected a HDMI wire from the DVD recorder to the tv and everything works now.

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SOURCE: samsung dvd vr-357; recorded DVD only plays on the player

You have to "Finalize" the disc before it will play on other units. Go to Disc Menu, Second choice listed(not in front of it right now) Selections to right will offer disc Finalize. Say YES.

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