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cant connect XBOX to Westinghouse LD-3240

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new LED 32 inch, went to connect BlueRay and XBOX through HDMI 1 and 2 and the TV will not read them. Is there something else that is required? i do not plan to use the TV connected with Cable - only stand alone with XBOX and BlueRay player
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Nathan replied 5 years ago.

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It is possible there is something wrong with the hdmi board in the tv preventing the connection.

As a workaround, you can consider using component video (there is a dongle for the xbox for this, it should have came with it.)

Component video is a set of three cables, red/green/blue, with rca connections. Since it is video only, you'll need another cable for the audio. Your xbox dongle will have built in stereo audio cables (red/white connectors) as well as a port for an optical digital audio cable. You'll get the best sound quality from the optical cable, and should use that if you can for the dvd player as well.

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