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Old 03-21-2009, 01:31 PM   #1  
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I am purchasing a HDTV and would like to connect it to my computer. The primary purpose will be to view "Netflix watch instanty" movies (I've been really happy with the quality viewing on my computer monitor, but want the comfort of my couch). I have a PC with a Radeon 9200 video card that has DVI, VGA and S-Video outs. I will need to run a 20' cable to reach my TV. I am currently using the DVI for my computer monitor, but can switch to the VGA. If the cable length is a big issue I might use my laptop with a shorter S-Video cable, but I don't really want to hassle with pluging and unpluging regularily. Thanks in advance for any advice.
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Go with the DVI if possible. s-video will only be SD.
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Thanks for your response, and pardon my ignorance, but what does SD mean?
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