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I bought the video adaptor for my compaq 1600 projector, it said it was compatible with a compaq mp1600 or 1800 projector. I hooked it up to my projector and it doesn't work with my DVD player. The projector works great with my computer. I would like th option of being able to use my DVD or videoplayer also. What am I doing wrong?

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  • neOen May 11, 2010

    Is the projector saying "input signal out od range"? if not, check the output signal type on DVD player, it must out put to either S-Video or RCA video, however you have hooked.



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