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Discussion in 'Small Form Factor and Single Board Computers' started by burtie, 1 Jun 2006.

  1. burtie

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 16 Dec 2005

    Posts: 2,366

    HTPC help

    Hi all i am just starting to build a HTPC from bits around the house so far i have,

    Shuttle XPC SB81P
    Intel P4 3.0ghz Socket 775
    1Gb Pc3200 kingston ram
    2x200gb sata harddrives
    NEC ND4570 16x16 DVD±RW
    nvidia Fx5900

    Some quetions i have are how to connect the sound to the tv,and also how to connect the video to a tv that does not have a VGA socket only scart.

    The tv is a old 42 Samsung rear projection tv with 3 scarts,1 S/video,1 Video in, left and right sound red and white.

    Also will i need a tv card,as i would like to record from sky if possible.

    Also should i run WMC or just use XP.

    Last edited: 2 Jun 2006