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Wireless Video Transfer (PC-to-TV)

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#1 of 3 OFFLINE   Corey Albers

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Posted June 12 2003 - 06:42 AM

I'm looking to transfer video wirelessly from my PC to my Television ... Are there any wireless video products that can do this? I don't think 802.11b etc. will work, since I won't have another PC near the TV to receive and process the data. Essentially, it would output composite video from the PC's video card, and then wirelessly transfer to a receiver that can input directly into the composite inputs on the TV. Any suggestions? This is to watch MLB.TV games on my TV... Thanks.

#2 of 3 OFFLINE   Gary_E


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Posted June 12 2003 - 07:58 AM


I use this product from Radio Shack to send audio/video throughout my house to TVs in other rooms. I bought it when it was on sale for $69.00.

I bought some high quality, long length cables from here:
to hook up between the PC and the sending unit. You may also need a S-Video to Composite converter if your PC card has an S-Video out.

The system works best when sender unit is mounted as high as possible off the floor. It is not a perfect solution and can be susceptible to interference. You need to experiment with different locations to get it to perform at it's best. I have multiple senders from different PCs to multiple receivers at different TVs.


#3 of 3 OFFLINE   Corey Albers

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Posted June 12 2003 - 08:54 AM

thanks Gary... This seems like a good solution. I did just find out that MLB.TV games are blacked-out in each team's home market, so there goes my main reason for using needing such a unit -- to watch Angels' away games which are hardly ever televised...

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