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The challenge: use of...

The challenge: use of Slingbox 500 with a PC Dell laptop computer. There is no set box and no accommodations for either component connectors or HDMI.

Technician's Assistant: What's the model and Operating System (OS) of your Dell?

Windows 10

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your Dell? Have you installed any updates recently?

Yes

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Computer Expert to know before I connect you?

The issue is to provide for the receipt of channels associated with COMSAT service in Washington, DC via a laptop computer and its screen 500 miles away.

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