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08-18-2020, 03:56 PM
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Good afternoon,

I have an AG-1980P that accepts a tape, plays it, but only outputs audio. The entire time the screen remains black. I've tried both the s-video and the BNC have the same issue. Nothing shows up on the screen at all at any point in time. Any ideas?
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08-19-2020, 02:17 AM
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Odd. Usually disable problem is garbled, not absent.

Did you confirm this on a TV, not just a capture card?
Or did you confirm capture card and setup is fine, using another VCR?

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08-19-2020, 06:19 AM
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Using a TV and multiple tapes. Definitely odd
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08-19-2020, 08:20 AM
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Did you try the antenna (CH3 RF) output to a TV?

If you have an old RF TV signal source (e.g., another working VCR) so you can feed an RF signal to the tuner section, do you get any output?
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