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Hitachi P42H401 Hi, Just purchased this TV tonight. We tried to watch a movie from our DVD player. We don't have Cable to it yet. It won't work. We can't get a picture at all. We have to wait for the manual and remote to be mailed to us. We connected everything, what else can we do

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  • Maryann918M Jan 28, 2008

    Thank you, We did have the cables correct, We had to change something on the input/menu option. Thank you for your help



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You should have an RCA cable connector with your DVD player (three wire connector color coded yellow, red, white). If you plug one end of that into your DVD player (out) and into the input #1 in the back of your TV that should be sufficient. Then just select from the input menu on your Tv to watch that input. You do this by the buttons on the lower left of the TV. One is marked "input/exit". Pressing that button should bring-up your input menu then use "menu/select" button to select input 1 and try playing the DVD...
I do have the owner and service manual if you need it just let me know...

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