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Can the Magnavox Dvd player/VCP DV200MW8 record shows onto VHS's

Just received a friends old Magnavox Dvd Player/VCP DV200MW8. She no longer had a user's manuel & I have no understanding of anything technological. I'd like to record a tv show off of basic cable onto a regular old fashion VHS tape. Nothing fancy. Problem is, there is no record button on the machine or the remote control that came with it. If anyone knows whether or not this machine is capable of recording programs or how I'd go about doing so, I'd appreciate the input.

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Unfortunately the machine is not a recording machine IE: it is a player only. However in todays day and age you can pick up a good used one at the goodwill for around 10-20 bucks that can record. hook up is easy, one cable in one out and presto you can record on a blank tape. just remember the begining of a blank tape always has a few seconds of nothing on it so dont hit rec just as you are watching it start the machine about ten seconds early.
hope this was helpfull.

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