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Standard video card on widescreen tv

I was going to try to connect my old gateway pc to a widescreen lcd tv. Will it display? I don't care a whole lot about the quality of the picture as I don't use that pc anymore, my young son does occasionaly (couldn't I changes the ration to 4:3 anyway to view). Mostly it will be used to play the Wii. Just want to kill two birds with one stone. Thanks in advance for any input.

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The ins and outs.

In reply to: Standard video card on widescreen tv

This could be simple if you have matching outputs to connect to said TV's inputs. But without a list all I can share is it can work if the output connector matches the input.

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thanks

In reply to: The ins and outs.

Ok. I know I either have to get a new VGA cable or a DVI to VGA adaptor as my old PC is DVI. That is encouraging...thank you.

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