[QUOTE=davido1944;2591727]can someone help have series 4 samsung plasma am using hmdi cable to panasonic recorder and cannot record manual on samsung shows hmdi in but not out and no reference to how to connect to record only playback any answers/[/QUOTE]
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Normally one would record from the source (cable or dish receiver) then pass the signal onto the television i.e.
cable/dish receiver (out) --> recorder (in and out) --> television (in)
Preferably using the HDMI connections (if available) of all three-eh.