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Magnavox DVD/VCR Dual

I am on cable. In attempting to connect a cable digital box to a DVD/VCR I was required to install a RF modulator. The connection is not compatible. The DVD/VCR will not record. Need a wiring diagram, since the one furnished by the company is not sufficient. Thanks

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Usually a cable box has a RF (antenna connect) IN (from the external signal) OUT (cable going to the TV_RF in)
Usually one has to place TV_channel on 3 or 6 (my TV ch. 60).
EXTERNAL signal goes in CABLE box RF_in, CABLE box RF_out to the TV (RF_in).
In order to connect DVD/VCR, [IN LINE with cable & TV] just connect the RF_out from CABLE BOX into the RF_in of the DVD/VCR, RF_out of DVD/VCR to the TV RF_in.

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