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Trying to hook up older Sylvania DVD/VCR combo unit to my

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Trying to hook up older Sylvania DVD/VCR combo unit to my Panasonic flat screen. Help!!!
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Sylvania is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: DVC845E ...maybe 10-12 years old?DVC
JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?
Customer: yes
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Combo used to be hooked up to a larger flat screen until we just moved. Now trying to connect it to a smaller screen unit
JA: Anything else you want the tv expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Will standard red, white, yellow cables work or do I need green, blue and red?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Nathan replied 6 months ago.

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble, but I'll do my best to help you. Please give me a few moments to review your details here.

Expert:  Nathan replied 6 months ago.

Could you give me the model of the tv, please?
Are you just wanting to play back tapes/discs?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
TC-P42X5
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Just playing some old tapes and CD's
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Are you still there??