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Tv tuner card in a hp m7434n

I want to replace my tuner card with one that can receive hdtv signals. I was looking at the one in my pc and i saw a white connector on the right side of the card with wires that go to the motherboard and it looks like the front connection slots. I was wondering what this wire was and if it was needed because none of the hd cards I have seen in the stores have it?Also if there was a hd card that hp uses in a later model that might have this connector on it? Thanks Sean

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The white cable bundles (there are several) are for the front USB, Firewire, Analog Video and Audio cabling - none of what are required for your HDTV Tuner. The connections on the front of the HP Media Center allow for analog input (yellow, red and white RCA connectors) and some of the white wire bundles are for analog input (not on all HP PCs). Hope this helps...

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