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I borrowed a used TT 320 Progressive Scan Video Trutech DVD player from my neighbor today.I plugged it in &connected the color cables &everything.The DVD player turned on, but when I tried to play a DVD it wouldn't seem to play it &then after that I pressed the eject button to try to take the disc out,but the disc drive wouldnt open.I use an old I Insignia tv.It doesn't have cable I switch it to video on the tv to play DVDs.I basically need help getting my DVD player to work &play DVDs so Im able to watch movies.

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Audio| Component. The white cord should be in a white audio slot. The yellow cord should be in a yellow component slot (video) and the red cord should be in a red video component slot labeled Pr/Cr. Make sure you match the component numbers. For instance, if you want to use component one, then hook all of the cords into the slots for component one. Most hdtvs have multiple component hookups ( think multiple "channels" for your game system, dvd player, etc) so it's important that the corresponding cords go to the correct component slots.

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