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D12-500 receiver to a Computer Monitor? Anyone tried?
Posted 14 August 2010 - 07:59 AM
Is there some sort of converter cable that I can use to connect to either the S-Video port or the Yellow video port of the RCA connections that I can then plug into either the VGA or DVI-I port on the monitor?
Purpose: I am trying to create a secondary TV for viewing games "on the side" for the upcoming football season by using what I have laying around the house.
Will this work or is this impossible based on the signals and source? Thanks.
Posted 14 August 2010 - 09:08 AM
Posted 14 August 2010 - 09:52 AM
You may be able to upgrade your receiver as stated for free, or at least next to nothing ($49-99) if you don't mind the additional programming commitment extention. Besides, with an HD IRD your picture quality will vastly inprove with the HD lineup they now offer.
Posted 14 August 2010 - 12:28 PM
Owned H25-700 and H24-700 off and packed for the move.
DIRECTV subscriber since Nov. 2009