Open box. Check to for all parts and pieces listed on the list of contents. Check. It's all there. Take out
Find the dvd which is supposed to contain "complete step-by-step threading guide". Figure out how to turn on television and our dvd/vcr player without the help of my kids. After a while of pushing all input buttons on both remotes, shut power down to all components. Wait for kids to arrive home from school. Stare at box while waiting.