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Viceo to RF Modulator then to TV

by BroJohn / August 23, 2004 7:15 AM PDT

I am using a Gateway Laptop using XP Professional and want to be able to send video and audio to a TV. I have an RF Modulator, and was wondering if there is any way to do this say with a card of some kind. I have video out and audio out via headphone jack, so was thinking I could perhaps use some sort of adapter from the two line out ports (Headphone and Video).
Thanks for any help.

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Re: Viceo to RF Modulator then to TV
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2004 7:33 AM PDT
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Re: Video to RF Modulator then to TV
by BroJohn / August 24, 2004 8:08 AM PDT

I don't think this will work, I have tried going from the Computer to the RF Modulator, it won't recognize that computer input and therefore does not show up on the TV. I have a video out female on the computer and then an earphone jack on the side of the computer, that is what I am trying to use to send my presentation to the TV through the RF Modulator. My TV has only a cable input, nothing else so I have to use the RF Modulator in order to commmunicate with it.

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Re: Video to RF Modulator then to TV
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 24, 2004 8:32 AM PDT

I have this system and it does move video to the reciever and then if I need to convert it to Channel 3, the cheap way is a VCR. Use that.

It works. It's a setup I use.


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Re: Video to RF Modulator then to TV
by BroJohn / August 24, 2004 9:09 PM PDT

Thanks, I'll give it a try.

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