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Hello everyone, my card came with a s-video input and an adapter with yellow, blue, green, and red inputs on it.
The yellow one is labeled "Video In" so i plugged the yellow cable from the Xbox into it. When I turn it on, nothing comes on my monitor, what program can i download to run games from my xbox on my monitor?
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post #2 of 13
To run Xbox on your monitor, get an X2VGA (look it up) I have one, it was a bit pricey for what it is, but it outputs VGA from the Xbox (480p, 720p, or 1080i) so you can plug it in to your monitor.

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post #3 of 13
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I should be able to do it without any expensive adapters, my video card has a video input on it
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post #4 of 13
Are you sure that's an input, I think those are outputs to an HDTV. Read the manual that came with your card.
post #5 of 13
did you turn your computer on?
video in should work, but it will likely lag, as in the video will be behind your movements on your controller, but it might not. what software came with your video card?
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I am positive, right above it it says and i quote, "VIDEO IN"
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Originally Posted by dex100
did you turn your computer on?
video in should work, but it will likely lag, as in the video will be behind your movements on your controller, but it might not. what software came with your video card?
No software was included, that's what i am asking, what software should i use?
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post #8 of 13
You need power vcr, that what i used and it worked, just use the demo you can also buy it for 30 dollers i think.
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Is it a limited time trial or just limited features?
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Limited 60 trial.
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