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Can I hook up my e-GeForce 7800 GS card to a non HD televisi

by CRBottini / March 20, 2009 8:31 PM PDT

I recently obtained a s-video to composite converter cable to use my television as my monitor. I have an e-GeForce 7800 GS video card, and my TV is a non HD regular old box set with composite plugs only. A friend of mine suggested that I not try this as it could cause problems. I just would like a second opinion.

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The only problem
by lacsr / March 20, 2009 9:34 PM PDT

That I can think of would be a poor picture from the video card once you get it set up on the TV. You can study on how to get the picture from your video card onto the TV and then you must pick the right resolution for the TV to display the picture properly. Other than that, I see only a satisfied user.

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You can do it, but

You can do it, but you won't be happy with the results on a non-HDTV set. However, most people seem to feel the need to find this out for themselves, so you may as well give it a try and find out for yourself why this isn't a good idea. It won't cause any irreversible problems, so you don't need to worry about damaging your TV or video card.

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