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Recording from camera to VCR

Hi! I have been trying to tape from my camcorder onto a video tape in my VCR. I have the audio and video cables hooked up to the TV, and can play my videos from the camcorder on TV, but when I try and tape it on the VCR, nothing is happening. I have tried connecting the camcorder directly to the VCR, but that doesn't work either. I know that my VCR works, because it tapes from TV easily. I think maybe it is programmed to only tape from TV, because a few times, when I tried to tape from the extension channel the camcorder is connected to, the vcr taped from the extension channel that the cable TV comes through on. Confused? I know I am! Any help would be much appreciated!!

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    I can't locate my cable (to view the video on TV from the camcorder)
    anyone have an used one hanging around or know where to buy one?

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1st setup ur VCD with TV and playback it to view on TV. If picture is coming, thats OK.
2nd plug ur camcorder in VCR input and select VCR input according to plug in and monitor the camcorder picture on TV through VCR. If its ok, now u r ready to record the picture from camcorder to VCR.

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