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How to connect my dell D600 to TV

I bought a cable s-video to RCA but I could not see anything in my TV. What can you suggest I should do?

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Not all TV's are designed to connect to a computer, and some don't have the resolution quality expected if they do. Research the make and model of the TV to see if it's compatible.

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