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Old 10-22-2004, 04:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Xbox on a Laptop?

Is there any way to hook up an Xbox console to a laptop through usb or a pcmcia card?

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Old 10-22-2004, 05:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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For what purpose are you trying to connect the two devices? Display/networking etc.?

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Old 10-23-2004, 11:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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To play it. I want to use the laptop screen as a tv basically.
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Old 10-23-2004, 12:36 PM   #4 (permalink)
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well for one thing most laptop screens are pretty hi-res and crisp. The lcd is going to make the games look very choppy since i am sure most games are around 800x600ish from a tv perspective. As far as doing something like that you will need some kind of video in... i don't know how you could go about doing something like that, i have never heard of it being done.
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Old 10-23-2004, 12:47 PM   #5 (permalink)
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if the laptop display adapter doesnt have video input, the only way i know of to connect something to the laptop to view it would be threw a capture device. maybe someone else has a better idea?

for example...

note- i just picked any device i saw for an example, i dont know if thsoe specific ones are good or not. but u get the picture.
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