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PC audio -> VCR

by Tsee-19680310699050978815 / June 5, 2004 2:05 PM PDT

Hi. I'm thinking for fun to send my PC's audio to the VCR. I already have an s-video to RCA cable for video, but i'm not looking for much as my PC has an integrated 5.1 audio setup. I might get an Audigy 2, but prolly not very soon. Anyhow, so I'm wondering where I can get such an audio cable. I got my kinda-expensive video cable from cablestogo.com as I wanted a couple of other things there, but I can't find an appropriate audio cable from their pages. What other companies should I visit? Thanks a lot.

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Re:PC audio -> VCR
by Art / June 5, 2004 4:18 PM PDT
In reply to: PC audio -> VCR

Have you try radio shack, best buy, or fry's? Just a thought here. It may not be a ONE piece affair; You may need an adapter of sort to make this work.

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Re:Re:PC audio -> VCR
by Tsee-19680310699050978815 / June 6, 2004 10:22 AM PDT
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Prolly, but I need to know what the PC audio is called. Like for video it's svideo from my card. What's the type of output port for the audio? Thanks.

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Re:Re:Re:PC audio -> VCR
by Tsee-19680310699050978815 / June 8, 2004 10:32 AM PDT
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I think it's the standard 3.5mm mini.

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Re:Re:Re:Re:PC audio -> VCR
by Art / June 8, 2004 5:46 PM PDT

If they don't sell a cable with mini-plug on one end and RCA connector on the other, then you will need a Y adapter cable that has the mini-plug and RCA (female) connectors; and connect 2 standard audio cable to that.

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Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:PC audio -> VCR
by Tsee-19680310699050978815 / June 10, 2004 12:16 PM PDT

Doh! I'd just ordered what I thought was such a cable, but it's just a splitter! No wonder it's $1.70. And Amazon takes just minutes before not letting you cancel the item anymore!

They have a Belkin $3.70 cable that's exactly wat you're saying, but I've to wait now...

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