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Wont burn to disc

Unit will play the vhs tape but is not burning to the dvd disc. using dvd-rw discs. This is a new unit, but am trying to avoid calling the manufacture. I am trying to burn vhs tapes we that we took with our old camcorder. they play without any problem but when I play the disc back there isn't anything there

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I don't you can record because you are going from analog to digital with out a conversion proccesor. need to investigate. .type in google problem.

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Prepare for the recording on the DVDRW/ R disc or the videotape. Make sure:• Insert a recordable disc and a videotape with a record tab.
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1
Hit [SETUP].
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Hit [SETUP] to exit.
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Hit [DUBBING].
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