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Old 07-20-2009, 08:58 PM   #91
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Use this. You're going to have to split the signal, so use the adapter I suggested earlier.
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no. im not planning on doing it @ the same time. two different scenarios..
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:05 PM   #92
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alrite lets just work on 1 thing at a time. im trying to connect my x200 to my panasonic 25" screen tv that only takes S-video, can you please tell me what cables to use. all i have is this one. so far. but its not long enough, what can i do to make it longer? what else do i need?
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:06 PM   #93
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:11 PM   #94
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k thanks. now, on a DIFFERENT TV. how can i connect my X200 to a TV that onlly has red white and yellow inputs. (NO S-VIDEO OR VGA) can I use this? (only using the yellow cable not the S-video part)
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k thanks. now, on a DIFFERENT TV. how can i connect my X200 to a TV that onlly has red white and yellow inputs. (NO S-VIDEO OR VGA) can I use this? (only using the yellow cable not the S-video part)
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...mat=4#feedback
and this
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...t=1#largeimage
Buy a composite cable, assuming you're already buying that 3.5mm -> RCA converter cable.

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Old 07-20-2009, 09:23 PM   #96
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"assuming you're already buying that 3.5mm -> RCA converter cable. " you mean this cable?
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...mat=4#feedback i already have it.


how would this cable
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...t=1#largeimage
help me ? its not a red white or yellow cable... how can i plug that into a TV that only takes red white and yellow cables! I thought I could just use the yellow part of this cable.
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...mat=4#feedback
and then for the audio use this cable
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...t=1#largeimage
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"assuming you're already buying that 3.5mm -> RCA converter cable. " you mean this cable?
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...mat=4#feedback i already have it.
Good God you are hard to freakin' follow. Ugh.

NO, he means this cable, which you don't have.

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its not a red white or yellow cable... how can i plug that into a TV that only takes red white and yellow cables! I thought I could just use the yellow part of this cable.
Jeez....

You buy this.
You plug one end into this (yellow composite). The other end into your TV.
You buy this.
You plug the 3.5mm jack into your laptop. The other end into your TV.

Okay??
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yea and im saying, what am i going to use THIS cable for why would i need to plug this into the yellow cable? or do I just need that cable as an EXTENDER for the yellow cable.
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yea and im saying, what am i going to use THIS cable for why would i need to plug this into the yellow cable? or do I just need that cable as an EXTENDER for the yellow cable.
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...seq=1&format=1
BECAUSE THIS WILL NOT PLUG DIRECTLY INTO YOUR TV!!

Ugh. Man, oh, man.
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