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Can't find VHS video recording when I press play on VCR.

Hi,
I record with both the programming menu & by manually pressing Record on the remote.
My problem is, when I do either, I can't seem to find the video once I rewind then press Play.
Thanks....

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  • db_khan Mar 12, 2009

    I'm using both coaxil cable & RCA jacks to hook up to my T.V.

    The coaxil runs to my T.V. via the VCR and the VCR cables (3-red, white, black) are for the sound (red&white) and video(yellow).

    I will try the scotch tape and see if it works. I'll get back to you. Thanks...

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Make sure your VCR is on the right channel TO record.

You may see the picture on the televison, but that doesn't mean that it is recording that channel. Also, make sure your tapes have the little plastic tab ON on the front of it. It will not record without the plastic tab or you can use a piece of scotch tape and put over the square hole.

Are you using coaxil cable or rca jacks to hook up vcr to tv?

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