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Recording from Another VCR or Camcorder
You can copy a cassette on your Samsung VCR from another video
source such as another VCR or a camcorder.
It is an infringement of copyright laws to copy prerecorded
cassettes or to re-record them in any form without the
permission of the owners of the corresponding copyright.
Connect the VCR from which the cassette is to be copied to the
appropriate RCA audio and video input connectors on the front of
your Samsung VCR, as indicated on page 39.
If the other video source does not supply stereo sound,
connect only the left audio input (L).
You can also use a SCART cable to connect to the EURO
AV on the rear of your VCR.
Insert a blank cassette in your VCR.
Insert the pre-recorded cassette in the other video source (VCR or
Press the INPUT button to select the appropriate input on your
LINE 1 or LINE 2 ; or
AV for the EURO AV.
Start playing back the cassette to be copied.
Press the REC button for at least one second to start recording on
When you have finished recording, press STOP ( ) on both
If you wish to view the cassette being copied:
the VCR must be connected to your television
(see page 14 for further details) ; and
you must select the television AUX input.
TV System Conversion
You can convert the input signal into the desired TV system.
Connect the RCA audio/video cable into the LINE 1 IN sockets on
the front of the VCR.
Press the INPUT SYSTEM button on remote control to select the
input signal identification.
When the Auto mode is selected, the input signal is
When the input signal is not automatically identified, select the
corresponding input system.
If you wish to convert the NTSC TV system into the PAL system,
select AUTO or NTSC system with the INPUT SYSTEM button on
Result: The display panel shows the NTSC input signal and
the NTSC output signal.
If the input signal does not correspond to the input
button on the VCR, an abnormal signal is outputted.
Press the PAL output system button on the VCR.
The display panel shows the NTSC input signal and the
PAL output signal, and the NTSC signal is converted
into the PAL signal for output.
You can perform playback conversion of the signal recorded on the
tape into the appropriate format for the country.
If you wish to convert a PAL system tape into the NTSC system
for playback, then press the NTSC output button on the VCR.
The display panel shows NTSC output signal.
Insert the video tape into the VCR.
is shown on the display panel.
A video tape without the record protect (safety) tab intact will
play back automatically.
Press the PLAY (
The TV system recorded on the tape is automatically
read, and the PAL signal is converted into the NTSC
signal for playback.