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Controls on the unit work but cannot communicate with the remote. Have inserted fresh batteries in prop[er orientation. Any suggestions? Thanks. Ed Skurzynski

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  • skurzynski Mar 14, 2011

    Thanks. Setting Command Mode to [2] solved the problem. Switch was set to [4]. May have been set there by a friend who borrowed the unit several months ago. By the way, can you tell me what function the settings other than [2] have?

    Once again, thank you. No way would I have been able to solve this one.


  • skurzynski Mar 14, 2011

    Solved the problem perfectly.
    Thanks... Ed


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Just check the battery contacts of the remote commander for any dirt or rust. Clean the contacts well. The only thing that the manual of your device tells about the non fuctioning of remote control is about to change a switch. "Set the COMMAND MODE switch on the VCR to [2]. OK.

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    The Knight Mar 14, 2011

    Feels very happy to know that your problem has been solved. If you wants the user manual of that device, send a mail to me a mail to me at or . it is an adobe acrobat document, and I'll send it to you by return mail. When you mail me, remind me the matter also, because I may sometimes did forget this. OK.


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