How do you copy vhs that has copyright protection?
Deliberately bypassing technology put in place to protect
copyrighted material is illegal under terms of Section 1201
(Circumvention of copyright protection systems) of the Digital
Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).
"(a) VIOLATIONS REGARDING CIRCUMVENTION OF TECHNOLOGICAL MEASURES-
(1)(A) No person shall circumvent a technological measure that
effectively controls access to a work protected under this
Additionally if WikiAnswers were to provide you with information
which would allow copyright to be bypassed, there is the
possibility of a charge of contributory infringement. In Felton v
RIAA: Corley v. Universal the mere posting of a link to a computer
program that can be used to circumvent technical protection
measures was held to be a violation of the DMCA. [Universal v.
Corley (2d Ciruit cite)]