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Monivision monitor as television?


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#1 Lucidion

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Posted 12 January 2011 - 11:46 PM

I was recently given a 52-inch Monivision tube monitor from 1999 for free.. The previous owner purchased it thinking it was a television.. I brought the 200lb screen into my home and have since been using it as an alternate monitor for multimedia purposes.. I then wondered if perhaps I could use it for my normal cable TV so I looked on the back and noticed it has 2 female VGA ports for Video In/Out and at the end it has a male VGA port labeled Video Converter I/O .. I was just wondering if anyone could tell me exactly what type of hardware I would need to convert the monitor to standard Coaxial using this converter port as well as how to assemble it all!

As usual, all help is widely appreciated. :)

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#2 JUICYboy

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Posted 13 January 2011 - 11:32 PM

Hello

This cable should be able to accomplish your task...
http://www.amazon.com/Premium-Component-Cable-7-62-Black/dp/B000QEDE76

If you were to plug this cable into your VGA port and then connect the other end to a TV box you will be able to receive
reception into your 200lb screen.

Let me know if this helps.




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