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Tv screen attatchment

I am looking to attatch a tv screen to my computer so as people can watch videos etc via the computer. which output point do i use from the hard drive

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As you have not mentioned the type of TV you want to connect I assume you are having the normal TV and not a High Definition TV.
First check the back of your computer . If there is a small yellow (round) port which is the TV out port(It is similar to the ones found on a DVD player. If you have TV out port in your computer then you can connect your PC to your TV. Or you can buy a video card for your computer which has a tv output port.

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YOU HAVE TO CHECK YOUR DISPLAY CARD FOR THIS WHETHER IT HAS THE OPTION TO CONNECT TO TV, or
you can use hard disk player available in the market, to connect to tv or monitor for watching movies etc.

Posted on Oct 20, 2008

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