Connect DVD player directly into the TV. Based on what connections your DVD player except would be the best option. You will want connect RCA cables (red,yellow,and white), HDMI, or coaxial (standard black cable that screws on with needle end) running from the player to the TV. For coax you will need to tune to the TV to channel 3/4 fir picture. If you don't use thecoax then you will need turn on your dvd pkayer and repeatively press the input/source on TV set or TV remote until you have found the correct input that displays your DVD player.