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Record from a VHS player

I'm trying to record old VHS tapes to my dads miniDV camera. We are using a mini to RCA cable but I can't seem to figure out how to record on the video camera or even see the video. The only outputs on VHS player are RCA outputs so using the Svideo output is not an option.

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Re: record from a VHS player

This is an easy one. It took me a while to figure it out too. You are on the right track but you need to use the remote control. You will go from record/pause to record and of course you have to use the mini to triple RCA cable that comes with the camera. I can't remember if there is an internal setting in the menu that needs to happen but I don't think so.

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