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No picture when I play back on vcr

After the a cable box was added to our tv, i can still record, but only get sound no picture on tv.

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  • huskers4 Feb 10, 2009

    I too had a digital cable installed and now I can record, but no picture or sound

  • gerischerl Feb 18, 2009

    I also am able to record biut do not get a picture when I play athe tape back. I have Degital also. I cannot not find an answer.

  • SIMONE DARRINGTON May 11, 2010

    Are you using AV cables (Red, White, Yellow) or coxial or a combination of both from your Cable box, TV, and VCR? Please specify which device has which cable type.

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It took me several days, but I've finally figured out what my problem was. I could record while my tv was on, but as soon as I turned it off, there was no picture but there was sound.

I had to disconnect my HDMI connection. Instead use the component connection from your HD cable box to your TV. You will still have a HD picture, and you will be able to record with the TV off.

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Are you using AV connections(Red, Yellow, White) cable connections? If so The video connection may have come loose.

Posted on Feb 12, 2009

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Have you tried to run:
Coax from the wall to your cable box.
Coax from the cable box out to the VCR cable in.
Coax from the VCR cable out to your TV?

What connections does your TV have? RCA or coax?

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