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Using a VCR with it.

Hi. I just got a used RCA. No manual of course. I have the cable connected to the VCR, but can't figure out what station to put it on to see the movie. The usual 2, 3, 4 don't work...

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  • RealRock Sep 09, 2007

    Thanks. The TV only has a coaxil port, no A/V ports. I did get the VCR working, but now can't get the DVD player to play through the VCR... Thanks for your advice!



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Hi, Based on your post/description, a common installation/connection would be: 1. Ant/Cable in to the RF INput of the VCR (this is assuming that your cable TV is cable/F output and not the audio/video RCA output); 2. A short RG59 cable with F connectors at both ends should connect RF OUT of VCR to ANT/CABLE IN of TV. 3. With the VCR off, the cable would connect automatically to the TV and channel selection is thru your TV. 4. With the VCR on, The TV must be set to either 3 or 4, channel selection may be done on the VCR, TV programs can be recorded, video tapes can be played. A variation: Another would be to use the Audio/Video OUTput of the VCR to the Audio/Video INput of the TV (assuming it's got one). The TV must be set to Video to watch cable, VCR. Channel selection would be thru the VCR. Hope this be of some idea/help. Post back should you need additional information. Good luck and kind regards.

Posted on Sep 09, 2007

  • Louie  Role
    Louie Role Sep 09, 2007

    Hi again,

    Audio/Video OUTput of the DVD Player to the Audio/Video INput of the VCR. The VCR must be set to Video, TV to either 3 or 4.



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