[mythtv-users] OT: Strange problems with an nvidia fx 5200

James Kaufman jmk at kaufman.eden-prairie.mn.us
Fri Nov 30 23:44:25 UTC 2007

On Fri, Nov 30, 2007 at 02:00:20PM +0000, Steve Smith wrote:
> It sounds like on of the the classic svideo problems...
> quite often one of the pins on the svideo connector gets damaged.
> Check your cable & connectors, often the Chroma pin gets bent.
> Cheers
> steve

That was the same problem I had when I built a Myth system a year ago. I
couldn't figure out why I was only seeing B/W on the TV, so I bought another
svideo cable and it has worked in color ever since.

Jim Kaufman
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