connecting a video card to your tv

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by seperatist, Dec 20, 2005.

  1. seperatist

    seperatist OSNN Senior Addict

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    hi,

    i have an x800gto and want to connect it to my tv. can i just run it to my receiver and then to an s-video input? would that work?
     
  2. mooo

    mooo thecyberninja

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    Re: connceting a video card to your tv

    you got 2 options.. svideo or svideo to rca converter.. for room i use laptop to svideo to rca on the vcr, but other i use video.. but it should work.. then go to settings on the videocard and change the config on the output.
     
  3. LeeJend

    LeeJend Moderator

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    Re: connceting a video card to your tv

    Yes. Or you can also use one of the adapters that came with the card to connect to HD or AV inputs on a TV.
     
  4. seperatist

    seperatist OSNN Senior Addict

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    ok, s-video will be easy. how about audio? how does that work with onboard audio? i have a gigabyte k8triton-sli pro. is that even possible?
     
  5. muzikool

    muzikool Act your wage. Political User

    You can get a cable with a mini connector that splits into RCA connectors that will input to your receiver.

    One example:
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  6. seperatist

    seperatist OSNN Senior Addict

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    sweet. thanks.