I recorded a movie off the TV to a VHS tape (it was not cable, just air) and now when I try to transfer it to my PC I get the “Copy Protected, can not record” message in about 12-minutes. Why?
Also, when was Macrovision first introduced?
Am I correct that VCRs produced prior to the introduction of Macrovision do not have the chip (or whatever it is inside it) which transmits the Macrovision signal to stop the recording (or screw it up)?
I’m learning in small steps (and large amounts of money/“tuition”.