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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Gosamer, Aug 31, 2004.

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  1. Gosamer

    Gosamer Thread Starter

    Aug 30, 2004
    I hook up my pc to my tv through my ATI Radeon 9800 128 s video port
    everything works except when i play movies with WMP the tv shows everything thats on my moniter but the movie it just shows up as black

    is there any way to fix this?

    my PC is:
    win 98 se
    AMD Duron
    video card mentioned above
    512 sdram
  2. gotrootdude


    Feb 19, 2003
    You have to either set the tv as the primary display, or set the tv as a extention of the first display. Don't set the tv as a non-primary second display. Otherwise, macrovision protection will blot out the picture..
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