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VCR will play, but not record.

I can play vhs tapes, and I can play DVDs fine, but I can't get the vcr to record from the tv. What do I need to change to get this to work for me?

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  • MsLorriAnne Apr 14, 2008

    I tried that from the witch, but it didn't work. I should have added that this is going through the satellite box, also. Sorry about that.

  • MsLorriAnne Apr 16, 2008

    Ok, got the manual, redid stuff with the cables, and now the picture is black......

  • oconnor20 Jul 20, 2008

    both vcr&dvd will play but I can't get them to record I set up a program but they come up blank

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You gotta connect the signal cable to the input of the vcr and in the output of the vcr other cable to the tv input,when you got to record some program you need put the channel number on the vcr not in the tv if you conect the vcr to the tv in the avinputs the tv will be in video mode,because the vcr receipt the signal.
Good luck

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