Question about Televison & Video
Hello Cadomom. We have all had this frustration at one time or another. Thanks for choosing Fixya! Since your VCR is blinking, check these items: If a tape is not in the VCR or does not have the safety tab, the TIMER indicator flashes and timer recording
cannot be performed. Please insert a recordable tape.
Double check the safety tap on the tape youhope to record on. If that tab has been broken out, to save the previous recording, you have to cover that little hole where the tab was with scotch tape in order to record on that casette again. Joe
PS here is a free download of your VCR's manual if you need it http://www.devicemanuals.com/guide/Video%20Cassette%20Recorder/Emerson/Emerson-EWV601B-Video-Cassette-Recorder-User-TmpJd09UTT.html
If a tape is not in the VCR or does not have the safety
tab, the TIMER indicator flashes and timer recording
Posted on Oct 16, 2010
First of all the vcr must be correctly connected - my guess is that in your case is not: the cable must be inserted in the IN connector on the VCR and from OUT use another cable to the tv. Now tune in the tuner from the VCR and save that channel - you must do that because the VCR doesn't know to do that by itself. After that just follow the procedure from the manual. If you don't have one here it is
Posted on Oct 15, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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