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Record a digital channel while watching and analog channel

I have the PANASONIC DMR ES 30V S DVD VCR COMBO. DVD Recorder. Time Warner cable box and digital ready TV.
I want to record a digital channel while watching an analog channel
The DVD has a tuner and the TV has a tuner so I'm thinking I could put the channel I want to record on the DVD with Input 1 and then switch to the TV and put it on the channel I want to watch with Video 1.
My wife says this won't work. Will it?
We record Digital by

Input 1
Channel on Cable box
Can't put 3 numbers on DVD so have to record Channel on Cable box

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Take a red, white, and yellow AV cable and plug it from the AV out of the cable box to the red, white, and yellow In of the dvd recorder (change cable box to the channel you want to record). Then change your TV to the channel you want to view.

Have fun!

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