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My zenith vcr recorder is recording blank but not my tv show and I don't know why. I have it plugged in to my tv - I have cox cable and a tivo box. My cable box runs ino my tivo and then to my tv. My vcr is hooked up to my tv via RCA cables. I'm trying to record a program I have saved on my tivo. When I watch a vcr I have to switch my tv to the audio channel. It seems my vcr is recording the audio channel and not the program I am watching on the tv. how do I correct this problem. Thank you for any help.

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It seems to me that you have only got one set of RCA Cablec between the TV and VCR ( from VCR Video out to TV Video In), as such the VCR only works in playback mode, you need a second set of RCA cables (from TV Video Out to VCR Video In) then select the appropriate input (Video) for the VCR. make sure to follow the colour coding on the RCA plug / socket arrangement

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