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DVI to component

11-09-2007, 04:32 PM
Ihave a media center pc with a dvi port and a plasma tv with only
scart and component connections(tv can display up to 1080I}
I bought a dvi to component cable and hooked it up but all i
get is a black screen?
can anyone help please?

11-10-2007, 12:56 AM
I don't think a strait DVI to component cable will work since since it is DVI-D digital to component analog. You would need a converter in that case I would guess, and they can be quite pricey. If it is a DVI-A (analog) to componentm it may just work with a cable, ot VGA to component as well.