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I am a bit confused on the directions to hook up my magnavox digital converter box with a VCR and a separate DVD/Surround sound system...plus the tv set of course. The tv only has the coaxial connection, so I used to run everything thru the VCR. Now by adding this converter box....I am lost! I hooked everything up as I thought it should be, the converter box actually scanned for channels - I could see the menu on the TV...so I guess I am getting close, but I get a message after the scan that says ''No Signal'' Any help would be greatly appreciated. I have: Magnavox TB110MW9 Digital Converter box Toshiba VCR True Tech DVD/Surround Sound (it was cheap) GE XS Stereo TV

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Look on www.youtube.com for how to hook up converter box
however i get the same problem as you

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