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Old 08-25-2008   #4
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Default Re: Blu-Ray/ VHS combo ???

Originally Posted by faberryman View Post
Does this allow you to transfer your vintage VHS to the hard drive and/or a Bluray disc. There are a lot of old movies on VHS that never made it to DVD. I transferred quite a few to DVD but had to do so with a USB device between my VHS player and computer and it was a bit of a PITA.
You should be able to transfer personal recordings but not prerecorded movies; console recorders like this don't usually allow recording of copy-protected material. Anyway, so far this model is only released in Japan. The HD is intended to be used for a Japanese internet-based movie download service via ethernet, not for backing up prerecorded movies.
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