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using big screen tv as monitor. not working


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#1 riverview9

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Posted 12 July 2010 - 03:32 PM

i upgraded my video card to ati radeon 5670 because of advice i received on the har4dware forum here. i installed the card and software and plugged dvi into the card and plugged other end of cord to hdmi of new panasonic viera 50" and nothing happens. i can't see anything on the screen. i make sure the input is set to the hdmi port i'm using.
i'm waiting for a new hdmi cable and hoping that'lll be a cheap fix but what else could it be

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Posted 18 July 2010 - 04:32 PM

Do you have any other monitor you could use to test and see if the new card is even working? :thumbsup:
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Posted 21 July 2010 - 04:52 AM

i found the problem. i only have 256mb of video memory and the new video card needed a full gb. my old video card doesn't do hdtv. i bought a new one and that should fix the problem




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