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Samsung DVD-V4600A Combo DVD / VCR will no longer timer record to Videotape

This is a combo DVD / VCR unit. I used to be able to program the VCR to "timer record" shows (i.e. program it to turn on and record). This has recently stopped working.

If I simply press "Record" on the panel or remote, the VCR records just fine.

I have had some issues with the TV recently (blown fuse due to a storm), but I have verified the connections, so that is not the issue. I have double-checked the settings on the VCR (i.e. time / date).

It does record, after all, just the timer function seems to have failed.

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Storms tend to fry most delicate electronics. Quality surge protection is required.
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