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Can't get it to record

I just bought a R6640 and after setting it up initially, I was able to record something on the RW disc that came with the recorder. I immediatly erased it, and the disc now reads blank. Now I'm trying to record something again, and it won't record whether I press record on the box or the remote. I'm just trying to record something off the cable box. The cable runs from the wall to the cable box, the cable box connects to the 'antenna in' on the recorder, a line runs from the 'antenna passthrough' to the TV. The red, white, yellow cords go from 'audio/video out' on the recorder to the inputs on the front of the TV. Can you tell me what I'm doing wrong?

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Re: Can't get it to record

If your cable box is digital it should have the yellow, white, red rca jacks in the back run those to the rear a/v input on your recorder then cycle through the input switch on the remote until you see the picture. (i have the same model i hope you have better luck with yours...i can't record on any new 4x or slower +rw disc i had mine since 2006 i should've got a sony!)

Posted on Dec 12, 2007

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