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Novice user Hi, just bought a used n64 off ebay. Set it up though no instructions supplied. Red light on at front and ariel socket plugged in to back of tv, game inserted and all seems to be where it should though no picture on screen. Does it need to be tuned in? Haven't a clue what to do next.

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  • dcostalinda Aug 15, 2008

    i have also brought a n64 it also came with no instructions every thing is connected up correctly how ever when i turn it on a red light comes on the front and no matter what i do i cant get the light to change to green and im not getting no picture

  • lucylight Aug 16, 2008

    ihave the same promblem



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You need to dedicate a channel on the tv, then tune the tv in with nintendo whilst the red light is on.

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