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I don't know if this is the right location for this thread, but I really need help.

Anyway, I want to start watching movies on my tv that I output from my pc. My problem is my computer is relatively far away from my tv. As shown below (sorry for the mess of a room):
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What is my best course of action?

Also, what is the best way to output the audio to the tv? I have a 5.1 setup for my pc, with only 2.1 hooked up currently, but it's setup around my pc so it can't be used. So I'm going to have to use the tv's speakers for now.
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HDMI cable. That will bring quality sound and Video. Edit: You can find cheaper HDMI cables online, don't go wasting your money on a monster or something fyi.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by StepBack;14355187 
HDMI cable. That will bring quality sound and Video.

Isn't that too long of a distance for an HDMI cable?
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HDMI all the way get like a 12'(foot) or higher
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kreeker;14355205 
Isn't that too long of a distance for an HDMI cable?

No go hdmi use monoprice for high quality low price.
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Something like this would work just fine. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812189175
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Thanks a lot guys. I didn't think HDMI was a viable option.

Although my current computer monitor is not HDMI... I'll be upgrading to a 1080p monitor soon, and will need a splitter. Will a cheap one like [ame="http://www.amazon.com/HDMI-Splitter-Premium-Cable/dp/B000FMJLQC"]Amazon.com: HDMI Splitter (1 to 2) Premium Splitter Cable: Electronics[/ame] suffice?
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I personally have had bad luck with splitters, Always seems to hurt the quality. So I just plug an play haha. The one you picked out has horrid reviews so I would def say no go on that.
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