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HDMI to DVI cable connection picture problem

I was told that connecting a HDMI cable from my sat. box to the Hatachi TV would improve the HD quality. Sat has a HDMI connection, Hitachi has a DVI V input.

I optained a monster cable with HDMI from sat. to DVI input on Hitachi set.

hooked up okay, but only get picture when s-video cable is connected.

Is there a "switch " with-in the TV menu or Sat. menu that changes the output or input from the SD video to the HDMI cable. Or exactly what am I doing wrong.

Thanks - my email is rhacpa@airmail.net

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You are Just trusting on Monster Cable, thats what your doing wrong. HDMI and DVI are not same formates.

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