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Old 03-28-2004, 10:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have some vhs tapes that I would like to convert to dvd. Someone told me that I needed a video capture card, my question is can I just use my video card and connect my vcr through the s-video (i would have to buy a converter RCA to s-video, i believe that they are available) would that work? I understand that I need certain software an I am in the process of getting it, but I need advise on the hardware?
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Old 03-28-2004, 10:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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the video card has to have some kind of video input. you can use a TV tuner card or better yet, get a VIVO video card. use the forum search function, this question has been asked many times.
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Old 03-28-2004, 10:46 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yea, get a video capture card, they're not too expensive and you can do alot with them.
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Old 03-29-2004, 09:18 AM   #4 (permalink)
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The Ati TV Wonder Pro should do the job...review[http://www.bytesector.com/data/bs-article.asp?ID=202]

I use it to capture stuff on Live TV and through VCR since it supports SVIDEO and Composite.
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