Question about Sony RDR-VX525 DVD Recorder/VCR
The remote is stuck! Any Button that I press shows DVD 1. I have done everything that it says to do in the manual with NO results. I know that I have to get the remote to align with DVD 3. I am stumped on this one.
I had this same problem: Recorder displaying "DVD 1" whenever I pressed any button on the remote. Called Sony Tech Support and this is what they told me to do: 1) Turn the unit on; 2) Press the Enter and the 1 keys on the remote at the same time for 5 seconds. (This I was told was to set the remote to DVD 1); 3) Press the System Menu key on the remote to bring up this menu up on the TV screen. (This takes a few seconds, so be patient.); 4) Access the Setup Page on the menu and set your unit via this way to DVD 3 if you want. (The Tech actually said I could leave it at DVD 1 if I wanted. I set mine back to DVD 3 - default.) I then performed auto-Set-up on my unit, and everything was back to normal. Hope this helps, otherwise I would recommend calling Sony Tech Support.
Posted on Aug 22, 2009
I had this same problem (DVD1). Resolved as follows: With DVD player on, pointed remote at DVD player, pressed and held the 1 key and then pressed and held the enter key (both at same time) until I saw the DVD1 on the DVD player display disappear. Now everything works.
Posted on Jun 13, 2009
Solution to the problem is as follow:
1. press down the "ENTER" buttom and then press the "1" number buttom for about 5 seconds
2. press down the "ENTER" buttom and the "3" number for aboput 5 seconds.
This should reset the recorder to the DVD3 mode
Posted on Oct 05, 2008
Dvd player/ recorder stuck in DV Mode
Posted on Feb 25, 2010
Try to reset the remote,,,,press the enter key and the #3 key down together for about 10 seconds while remote is pointing at dvr....the remote should reset and in setup you should be able to change to dv3
Posted on Jul 14, 2008
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