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ENTERTAINMENT COMPONENT CONNECTIONS TO TV

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I bought a 40" HD Samsung TV last week in the Best Buy West Nyack, NY store. I have a dvd player, Playstation 2, and VCR I would like to connect but have no idea how to do it. Even reading the instructions made it more confusing. I don't have the time to sit and figure it all out. Does Best Buy have a staff that goes to homes and makes the proper connections for you? If so please let me know. Thank you.

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  • Elvistheking Jun 20, 2008

    Perfect. Thanks!

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Hi Elvistheking,

Yes, Best Buy™ offers home theater installation and set-up services. You can request a consultation with a Geek Squad® professional either by visiting your local store or at our website.

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