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VCR Probs I'm trying to figure out what is the channel or button in order to use the playstation.

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Vcr is only recording channel 6? why?

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Re: VCR Probs

Hi, Depends on how the PlayStation is connected to the VCR. If it is via RF (single coaxial cable), then either Chs 3 or 4; If it is Audio/Video INput (Yellow, Red & White), then Video 1, Video or A/V. In some models it is Ch 0. Hope this be of help/idea to you. Post back how things turns up or should you need additional information. Good luck and kind regards.

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