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I'm trying to connect my dvd recorder to my Motorola dtc6400 DVR. I can record picture but not sound because there is only one set of RCA audio outputs on the DVR and they go to the HDTV. There is also no coax out-going port on the DVR to connect it that way. Any idea how to connect it so I can record picture and sound?

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  • happysahm123 Mar 31, 2011

    I do have a Digital Audio Output on the TV. The user guide with the tv says it's used to hook up a multichannel receiver. Would that work with the first cable you suggested?

  • happysahm123 Mar 31, 2011

    I think this is what I need if I can use the digital audio output but I need one longer than 6 in. Would be more like 3 ft. http://www.cablestogo.com/product.asp?ca...

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See if your TV has an audio out socket at the back. If so connect this aodio out to the DVR to record the sound . If not buy a pair of ( one for Left channel and the other for Right channel ) one is to two Y connector and plug the jack to the DVR and connect the split ends to the TV and Motorola DVR. That way you will have sound going to TV & DVR
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You could use a RCA splitter (1 in 2 out) adapter. Look at
http://www.monoprice.com/products/product.asp?c_id=104&cp_id=10429&cs_id=1042904&p_id=326&seq=1&format=2
This should solve the problem.
Let me know if you have any more questions. Thanks.
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