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Record vcr to dvd-r

Trying to copy (record) my vhs collection from vcr to dvd. The media I'm using is Memorex dvd-r.

I put the vhs tape in, get to where I want to start coping, put in a dvd-r, and press COPY button. The error pops up "No Recorded Titles".

These are brand new dvd's. I have copied numerous of tapes so far, but now I've run into a wall. Any help?

Thanking you in advance .. Bill

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Re: Record vcr to dvd-r

This suggests that you are net setting up the DVD recorder up correctly,
Check- are you connecting to the correct 'INPUT; port?
Check have you select the correct chanell that points to this port.
Carefully go the the book- vey can be very dense to read.

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