[mythtv-users] [OT] Samsung HDTV Question
jakep_82 at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 15 17:29:11 UTC 2007
>From: "Jake Thompson" <jake at jakethompson.com>
>Ok, I just read the following. I have a Samsung HDTV HL-S5087W on order
>I just found this in the manual:
>"The HDMI IN 1/DVI IN jack
>is not compatible with PC."
>How could this be the case? My myth box has a nVidia GeForce 7300 with
>"HDTV" output, it has a DVI, S-Video and Composit output.
>Why would a DVI port not be PC compatible? Is this because they do not
>to support it or there a real technical reason?
>Any help would be appreciated. I want to know if I should cancel my order.
I have a Samsung HL-R4667W and the manual says the same thing. I've been
using a DVI to HDMI cable with it for months without a problem. I think
this is just Samsung doing a CYA in case someone has a problem with it.
Based on my experience I would say it should work without a problem.
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