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Practical articles on how to connect AV equipment to you flat screen TV

Video Signals & Cables: S-Video

In this article we look at S-video signal: what it is, what cables to use, where S-video is used and the problems with it. ...

Video Signals & Cables: Composite Video

In this article, we look at composite video signal: what it is, what cables to use, where composite video is used and the problems...

How do I choose which Flat Screen TV to buy

Asking which flat screen TV to buy is similar to asking which car to buy. There are many choices, but at the end of...
RGB video VGA plug

Video Signals & Cables: RGB video

In this article we look at RGB video signal: what it is, where it is used, what cables to use and the problems with...

How do I connect a VCR to a Flat Screen TV

You may still have many video tapes that you like to play but find it hard to connect a VCR to your new flat...
HDMI connector

Video Signals & Cables: HDMI

In this article, we look at HDMI: what it is, where it is used, and what cables are used for HDMI. This is the...

Video Signals & Cables: Component Video

In this article, we look at component video signal: what it is, where it is used, and what cables are used for component video....

Video Signals & Cables: Summary

This is the summary of the previous five articles looking at the different video signals and connectors commonly used in Home AV. Previously we...

How do I connect a PVR to a flat screen TV

PVR is an acronym for Personal Video Recorder. A PVR is the new video cassette recorder (VCR). It works similarly to a VCR, but...

How do I connect my Flat Screen TV

Connecting your TV is not as hard as it looks. All the sockets on the back and up the side of a flat screen...