USB TO TV OUT - is there such a thing??

  Adz1310 11:55 15 Jun 2007
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Is there such a thing?? My friend doesnt have a TV out connection, but want to connect his laptop to his TV. What would be the best way? or is there such a thing as a USB to tv out???
Anyone help??

  A-Nonymous 12:25 15 Jun 2007

Dont think so. Will look it up.

  A-Nonymous 12:28 15 Jun 2007

I dont think so. Look here. Are you sure he doesnt have any of the following.

click here

  €dstowe 13:36 15 Jun 2007

If your friend wants to use a TV as a computer monitor - forget it. The resolution of a conventional TV is not nearly good enough for this use.

If you want to use the computer as a DVD player or similar, then a standalone DVD player will only cost very few ££ and it really isn't worth the bother of trying to use a computer for this.

  Adz1310 14:03 15 Jun 2007

I think he wants to connect it up as got quite a few videos on his computer he would like to play through his TV

  €dstowe 15:36 15 Jun 2007

Again, I think that connecting the computer up will be more trouble than it's worth.

Assuming the machine has a DVD writer installed (most have nowadays) use DVD editing software to write to DVD and use a conventional DVD player to play back through the TV.

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