AVS Forum banner

1 - 3 of 3 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
2 Posts
Discussion Starter #1

First of all, I hope this is in the right place, searched around and didn't find anything more suitable so thanks for any help.  I have a jvc dvd/combo player that is on a very basic setup.  It's used in a exercise area just for the player and the tv.  I have the coax cable coming into the dvd/vcr and then another coax into the tv.  The odd thing is that when we try to watch tv, all we see if the blue background from the dvd/vcr.  I have tested the cable directly into the tv and that works. I have also tested the other coax cable on another tv and that works.  I can see the channel numbers change on the tv (though I have tried all the tv/video functions) which leads me to believe I am on the right setting.  I also checked the setup to make sure everything was on catv.  One other thing to add is that this worked until a month ago and then one day, it didn't.  Any thoughts?  Thanks again for any help.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
586 Posts
Did your cable provider make a switch from analog to digital?


My guess is the dvd/vcr combo doesn't have a digital tuner but the TV does. If that's the case and you want to run things through the dvd/vcr combo you should be able to get a box from your cable company.
 
1 - 3 of 3 Posts
Top