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When recording from the tv to hard drive only get picture and no sound

I figured out how to record from the tv to hard drive but only get a picture and no sound can you help me out what I may have hooked up incorrectly to get the sound. thanks

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  • Robert Gilliard Jan 24, 2013

    When recording from the tv to the accurian only get a picture, and no sound please provide insturctions on how to resolve this issue.

  • Robert Gilliard Jan 25, 2013

    To more fully understand the installation of the Accurian HDD/DVD recorder perhaps the following will help. The recorder and TV are hooked up to xfinity HD receiver. I also have an S video cable hooked up b etween the Accurian recorder and the Xfinity box thinkin that I should be able to receive the signal directly through the box. Still I receive video recording but no sound. I have recorded movies from cable previously but this was performed off an old TV and regular cable. My problem started after buying a new HD TV and upgrading to a an HD cable box. The movies recorded from the old set up can be played back and have sound. Any additional thoughts.

  • Robert Gilliard Jan 25, 2013

    Additionally, I can play pre-recorded DVD's with out problems. So, obviously the machine is capable of providing sound.

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