it is easy enough as long as you don't have the 4K pvr or the 4k STB. Up to and including IPV6015, all the outputs are simultaneously active. So, you can run a composite video and stereo audio cables from the PVR and connect it to the corresponding inputs on your VCR. Set the timer on the vcr and tune into that channel in the PVR. It should record. You can't do that on the latest models as they have SOC(selectable output control) which means if the HDMI is connected the other outputs are disabled.
You can’t use the channel selector on the VCR. You have to set it up as though recording from another VCR, using the red, white, and yellow connectors. Even then it may not be possible, due to copy protection issues.
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