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01-11-04, 09:10 AM
hey guys, i recently picked up a 5700u and i want to use the s-video feature but my tv doesnt have one.. but my dvd player does, can i somehow connect th pc to the dvd player and still get it to show on the tv.. thx

01-11-04, 09:26 AM
You will have to get an s-video to RCA converter. They run about 11-13$ at radioshack if you need one right away. You could most likely find them cheaper online.

01-11-04, 09:28 AM
sweet thanks bro

01-11-04, 11:40 AM
Did you not get an s-video->rca adapter with your graphics card?


01-11-04, 01:20 PM
Yeah id check to make sure you did not already get one.

BTW it could look really small or be a cable itself.

01-11-04, 01:52 PM
nope it didnt come with one.. or mayb i lost it :confused: its a pny

01-12-04, 12:18 AM
well.. most cards dont come with the rca to svideo connections.

01-12-04, 04:41 AM
I find it to be the other way round, I have hundreds of them at work from various GeForce3s and 4s, quite a few different brands. Or does it have to be a specific direction and the ones that come with the cards are the wrong type?