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Windows 7: S-Video Problem

29 Mar 2010   #1
Judah

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
S-Video Problem

Hi everyone.

So I searched the forums looking for someone with the same problem - I find a lot of people with similar problems but nothing like this.

Check out my system specs in my sig first of all - the problem is with my main rig so everything should be in there. I am on Windows 7 Ultimate 4 bit.

I have all the latest drivers for everything.


Here is the problem - I am trying to boot up my rig via S-Video to Component onto my big TV. Here is the deal. It will show me the Bios when I switch on the computer with no problem. I can also boot into windows in Safe mode without another monitor on S-Video, again, no problem.

But when I try to boot up windows normally it will show me the bios, and then flicker a little, then show me the OLD VISTA STYLE loading bar (see image below) and then the big old NOTHING.

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/147/3...fa5cbaf0ce.jpg

This doesn't happen when I have another monitor hooked up, only when it is SVideo by itself. I have also enabled secondary output to TV and that hasn't helped.

Any ideas would be great.


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29 Mar 2010   #2
osholt

Windows 7 Profesional x86, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 
 

Hi, first off please make sure your GPU drivers are up to date.

Try booting the PC without a monitor and then plugging it in once it has booted.

I've had a similar situation to this before and never did fully resolve it.

In Windows, with both monitors plugged in turn on mirroring and then try booting with only the TV.

Oli
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