[mythtv-users] output for HDTV

John P. Poet john at BlueSkyTours.com
Fri Mar 12 13:43:26 EST 2004

On Fri, 12 Mar 2004, David wrote:

> Hi,
> 	I'm getting ready to take the plunge and buy a pcHDTV card.  One
> question that comes to mind is how do I connect my mythtv system to my
> hdtv that only component video input and not dvi?  Would I just use the
> db15 connector on the video card and use a vga->component video cable?
> Thanks
> David

Unfortunately, it does not work that way.  You will need a converter box in
the middle.

I use one of these, and it works well:


Take a look at Jarod's guide:



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