Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 22 of 22

Thread: Install complete! Few notes, few ?s

  1. #21
    Maximum Bitrate starfox's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2002
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    451
    Quote Originally Posted by Sonicxtacy02
    - I have the sound output coming directly from the on board sound card via rca-headphone jack converter. When my subs hit, the display bends. Grounding issue?
    - Will using S-video instead of RCA's help at all with clarity? I've seen that composite is limited to 240lines, what is the limit with S-Video?
    -Lastly, is there a way to connect a switch that would allow soft shutdown or hibernation? There is a button on my keyboard that does this.
    Display bending might be due to the voltage dropping due to the subs hitting? If that's the cause you can use a capacitor to fix that (use this as a last resort though), adding thicker wire will probably help a lot too.

    S-Video will help with clarity because the luminance and chrominance aren't munged together in the signal. I don't think composite and s-video have a line limit afaik.. there's some sort of bandwidth limit though... i think with svideo it's roughly equivalent to 1080i scanlines?

    Switch to allow soft shutdown / hibernation? you can set your atx power button to hibernate on push in power options in control panels, that might be sufficient?

  2. #22
    Mo' Programming Mo' Problems
    Auto Apps:loading...
    Sonicxtacy02's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Woodbridge, VA
    Posts
    8,168
    Blog Entries
    51
    The Bending i solved by running the monitor power wires to the psu, then grounding the case. The S-Video helped clear up the images. I'll have to check the control panel options. i didnt know that was available. Thanks!

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123

Similar Threads

  1. xp install to laptop hdd problem
    By thecrow in forum Newbie
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 06-15-2005, 03:37 PM
  2. How should i install this?
    By jnusaira in forum General MP3Car Discussion
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 08-13-2004, 03:03 PM
  3. Nissan Sentra 1996 GXE Complete Project. 14'' Screen
    By criterzzz in forum Show off your project
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 08-01-2004, 12:07 AM
  4. In Dire need of help (install complete but...)
    By infernos in forum General Hardware Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-05-2004, 08:26 AM
  5. screen install complete...I think! :)
    By detz in forum General Hardware Discussion
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-15-2002, 10:15 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •