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VCR doesn't record since Comcast installed digital box

Comcast has installed a digital box to increase the number of channels and ProScan PSVR72 records but results are "snow". Comcast says to set TV and VCR on channel 3 and use VCR remote to program recording but doesn't get results.

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Try this..Run cable line into VCR in, cable from VCR out to box, then cable from box to TV..this might work...I have done this for YEARS and it is never failed. You can then watch and record 2 things at once.

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