How to connect HDMI cable from tv to vcr & dvd players that have no hdmi outlets?

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I still have Panasonic vcr player & a dvd player being used with a new tv. TV has 2 HDMI outlets but the others have none! How do I make them work together? I am 75 yrs old; please help!
 
Does the TV have a composite video (1 yellow RCA jack) and audio (2 red/white RCA jacks) input? Check the TV manual.
If it does you may need an AV input selector to expand that to two inputs.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HNCPR92/ref=asc_df_B00HNCPR925275048/?tag=hyprod-20&creative=395033&creativeASIN=B00HNCPR92&linkCode=df0&hvadid=167146065113&hvpos=1o3&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4857867966777830511&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9004466&hvtargid=pla-306408705744
If it only has HDMI inputs you would need to an active AV to HDMI converter. A cable won't work.
https://www.amazon.com/Musou-Composite-Converter-Adapter-Blue-Ray/dp/B01EHL1JXE/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1511203275&sr=1-1-spons&keywords=av+to+hdmi+converter&psc=1
Or get a new DVD with HDMI out and use the AV in for the VCR. Not much more and will get you a better picture than the old one on your new TV.
 
Does the TV have a composite video (1 yellow RCA jack) and audio (2 red/white RCA jacks) input? Check the TV manual.
If it does you may need an AV input selector to expand that to two inputs.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HNCPR92/ref=asc_df_B00HNCPR925275048/?tag=hyprod-20&creative=395033&creativeASIN=B00HNCPR92&linkCode=df0&hvadid=167146065113&hvpos=1o3&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4857867966777830511&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9004466&hvtargid=pla-306408705744
If it only has HDMI inputs you would need to an active AV to HDMI converter. A cable won't work.
https://www.amazon.com/Musou-Composite-Converter-Adapter-Blue-Ray/dp/B01EHL1JXE/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1511203275&sr=1-1-spons&keywords=av+to+hdmi+converter&psc=1
Or get a new DVD with HDMI out and use the AV in for the VCR. Not much more and will get you a better picture than the old one on your new TV.
 
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