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No color and no audio

Have a Go Video combination DVD/VHS dated March 2002. It's hooked up to a Samsung HD TV recently purchased and I can't get the Go Video DVD player in color and there is no sound. Can you help?

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  • dryiv Jan 08, 2009

    I have a connector cable with three plugs (red, green and blue) on each end, I noticed that the HD TV has five input receeptacles, however the GO Video DVD/VHS player only has three outlet receptacles. Is this the problem and, if so, what kind of cable can I get with the proper connection points?

  • jason May 11, 2010

    what kind of connection are you trying to use for the video and audio ?

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Yes , this is why , on your dvd there is a "yellow for video" output on it ,and then there is a "red output jack for right audio"
and then there is a "white output jack for left audio" does your tv have these inputs?

the blue , green and red "RCA JACKS" are called " composite video" which seperates the colors of given video

the red and white RCA jacks are for right and left audio and are required when using composite or the yellow video jack

there is also a "s-video" connection that is one cable but seperates the colors for better picture quality ( dvd player only)( vcr and tuner do not work with this)

then there is a optical or coax digital connection for a reciever that decodes the connections audio digital signals for dolby digital surround sound

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  • jason Jan 08, 2009

    also s-video ( if used for dvd playing) will also require the red and white audio connections

  • jason Jan 08, 2009

    and if you are going to use the composite video then the red and white audio jacks also will be required , and again this only works for dvd playing

  • jason Jan 08, 2009

    the yellow video ouput and the red and white audio connections will work for dvd , vcr and tuner

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