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  • sagerino Feb 03, 2010

    I have a Dell monitor hooked up to my PC.I phoned Dell today and they told me I needed a TV tuner card.I have an averatec PC notebook 6100.Would I have a TV tuner on my notebook or would I have to go through my media player.If so how would I proceed through my media player.

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It would depend on your computer and tv. I am assuming that you are trying to take a video and play it from your computer to your tv. Well, either you will need an hdmi connection on both the tv and computer (Most new tvs will have this kind of connection). You also could use an s-video cable if both your computer and tv have one. For audio, you can use a regular head phone jack converter to rca. Basically, go to a Radio Shack and they can set you up with what you need. Just have your tv and computer makes and models figured out so they know what you need. Even bring in the computer if you can.

If you want to bring television channels to the computer, then you need a program such as Windows Media Center to do this to start with.

Let me know how this works out for you.


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    Benjamin Patri Feb 03, 2010

    Its not Media Player, it would be Media CENTER that you would need and then a tuner if you want to use it that way.

    Another, easier option would be to buy a Tuner like one made by ATI. Please check out the following website link and any tuner you buy from them would come with its own program to use and complete instructions.

    http://www.amd.com/us/products/pctv/tv-w...

    Let me know how this goes for you.


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