Video Recording Connections and Set Up Recording Procedure
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Step 1 Connect the camera to the VTR with a camera cord (UHF or 6-Pin).
Step 2 Connect the VTR to the monitor with the 8-Pin cable.
Step 3 Connect the AC power cables.
Step 4 Connect the microphone to the VTR.
Step 5 Thread the tape and set the tape counter to 000.
Step 6 Turn everything on.
Step 7 Set the input selector switch to CAMERA (6-Pin only types) or LINE if recording from a camera or a VTR or to TV if recording off-the-air.
Step 8 Select proper recording mode (for color VTR s only). Select COLOR mode if recording color or B&W mode if recording b&w.
Step 9 Depress the RECORD button until it locks into position. The red recording light will come on and the picture should appear on the TV monitor. Make your video and audio adjustments at this time. The VTR is now ready to record.