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#1 of 5 OFFLINE   Jeff*K



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Posted May 22 2005 - 05:18 AM

Hi, I have the Monster PowerCenter HTS1000 and have realized that I am getting mediocre quality in my gaming as it is very dark and dim and the graphics are scrappy on MVP Baseball 2005. So I thought that might have to do with the PS2 cable being plugged straight to the wall. So I was wondering where in the PowerCenter would I put my PS2 cable in? I see there are slots for Reciever, Main Amp, CD, Tape, VCR, Cable/Sat, TV/Monitor, Phone/network... Also, I plugged in my HT cable (with a 5 disc progressive scan dvd player) to the DVD Player slot, was that the correct place?

#2 of 5 OFFLINE   Bob McElfresh

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Posted May 22 2005 - 10:11 AM

This sounds more like a poor video connection rather than the need for a power conditioner. As far as I know, the labels on the power-center are for suggestion only. They are all filtered. I would plug the PS2 power cord into CD, TAPE, VCR or the Cable/Sat as these all use the same amount of power as your PS2.
You mention "HT Cable" the a DVD player and these .. dont seem to relate. The two high-power devices in your system are likely the TV and the Reciever/Amp. Everything else is a low-power device. Does this help? PS: Check the video cable connection between the PS2 and the television. Un-plug and re-connect both sides and see if this helps your dim video problem.

#3 of 5 OFFLINE   Jeff*K



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Posted May 22 2005 - 12:58 PM

Sorry maybe I should've been more clear. I mean that the 5 Disc Progressive Scan DVD Player with the built in amp that came with the HT...

#4 of 5 OFFLINE   Philip Hamm

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Posted May 23 2005 - 04:47 AM

That's what she said.......
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#5 of 5 OFFLINE   Ted Lee

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Posted May 23 2005 - 10:17 AM

i don't know if it's a bunch of hooey or not, but i was told that the filters for the audio side and video side are different. what the difference is i don't know...

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