Hook up (Sony Bravia KDL-46V2500)

[qanda]This thread is about the Sony Bravia KDL-46V2500. Click here to see full specs[/qanda]Hookup instructions needed for CABLE BOX (w/HDMI output only) DVD/VCR RECORDER (with output only HDMI) AND SONY LCD TV 46KDL4100.
Want to be able to record from cable box.
Suggestions?

Cable box only HDMI out? No component (Red Green Blue) or composite (yellow, and stereo red white)? What model# is your cable box, and DVD/VCR recorder?

Cable box HDMI to the TV set and audio and video out from the TV set to the DVD/VCR, DVD/VCR HDMI to TV set.