RC797T
Super-Multi DVD/VHS Recorder with Digital Tuner
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Super-Multi DVD/VHS Recorder with Digital Tuner
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I have this recorder, and I just got it out of storage. I tried hooking it up in the same system / TV / Stereo setup in out family room. Unfortunately the LG Bluray player and LG RC797T conflicts and both react to each others remotes. Help!!!

Asked by: Glen Zabriskie
Hello, more than likely they are both on the same frequency and that can not be changed. We will need some more information if you could drop us a line on Twitter at @LGUSSupport or on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/LGUSSupport/ so we can get that info and see what is going on. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2019-02-19

looking for a complete dvd drive mechanism for model# RC797T dvd/plyer/recdr I need price and availability. Thank you.

Asked by: tonymax
Hi Tonymax. The LG Super-Multi DVD/VHS Recorder with Digital Tuner, Model # RC797T is a 2007 model the parts for it would have to be ordered from an LG Authorized Parts Distributor. Parts Distributors will have a parts list for all the available parts for this unit. The closest Parts Distributor to you in your location is: Encompass Parts Distribution 775 Tipton Industrial Dr. Suite F Lawrenceville, GA 30046 Sales: 866-779-7906 Fax: 800-552-1431 https://lg.encompass.com. You can visit their site and enter the model number into the appropriate field to get a listing for the parts or contact them for assistance if you are unable to identify which part you need...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-04-19

looking for a LG RC797T NEW

Where can I buy one?
Asked by: vito
We appreciate your interest in this dual recorder device. This model is not available to purchase, unless a dealer might still have one in their inventory. This model has not been in production since around 2007-2008.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-02-08

How do I finalize a DVD+

after the VHS to DVD recording finishes how do I finalize the DVD?
Asked by: doods
We appreciate your interest in this Dual Recorder. What type of disc is being used on this recorder? The DVD+R/+RW discs generally do not require Finalizing. This function is for use with the DVD –R/-RW discs. If you have additional questions about this matter, then please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2014-07-28

I have a LG recorder model RC797T

The DVD drawer does not stay closed. How do I fix this
Asked by: rufo
I am sorry that you are having an issue with the RC797T. If the DVD drawer does not stay closed, you can try resetting the recorder. To reset the recorder, press and hold the POWER button for more than five seconds. This will force the recorder to power off and press the POWER button again to turn the recorder back on. If the reset does not fix the issue, the unit may need to have service on it. To make service arrangements, you may either contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000, or you can check our Repair Provider Lookup on our website, at http://www.lg.com/us/support/repair/support-repair-provider-lookup.jsp
Answered by: GlennM
Date published: 2013-10-30

Picture Does Not Show Color After Setup

I have set up the DVD/VHS Recorder to my HD TV, it is showing in black and white only without giving any sort of explanation how to fix in the manual... How can this be resolved?
Asked by: RyanTampa
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this dual recorder. Frequently, such a symptom will occur when the GREEN Component cable is connected to a YELLOW Composite connection or vice versa. Only part of the video signal is being processed. Check the wiring between the device and the TV. If you have additional questions, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2013-10-22

Unknown disk message on other players for recorded dvd

I have recorded some home videos from vhs to dvd on the RC797T machine. DVDs play on the LG player but other players and my computers will not recognize the DVDs. Other brand DVD players give message "unknown disc" PCs don't see any files on the disc. Is there some way to get the DVDs to work on my PC or other DVD player?
Asked by: Katvtu
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Dual Recorder device. The description you have provided suggests that the discs you have produced have not yet been finalized. Un-finalized discs will play properly on the recorder that created them, but not on others. The finalization process provides the disc with the formatting data to allow the unit to be read by other standard players.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-01-27

please provide the manufacturers code for Lg RC797T. I would like to set up the tv to vct/dvd to record a program. thanks. maria

please provide the manufacturers code for Lg RC797T. I would like to set up the tv to vct/dvd to record a program. thanks. nick
Asked by: bonie
All codes to be used will be located in the setup instructions for the Universal Remote Control. If you have experienced trouble in locating codes for LG, you may also try using Zenith or Goldstar codes, as some of these coincide with LG frequencies.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2013-10-22
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