Can you use an HDMI cable that is labeled for an xbox on a cable box?
If it is HD, yes.
on the xbox 360 its at the back of the xbox 360. there is a hdmi port put the hdmi cable in the xbox 360 and slot it in the hdmi port on your hdtv
How do you connect your 360 and cable box to your surround sound system with HDMI cables to get surround sound for all of them and get HD picture?
You'll need a receiver with at least 2 HDMI inputs and 1 output, as well as an HD-capable cable box. Connect the XBOX and the cable box to the receiver with the HDMI cables, and then plug the HDMI output on the receiver to the TV.
You need to connect an HDMI cable to both your TV and Cable box using the HDMI ports. Ensure your TV is switched to HDMI mode as the source, and you are ready to go!
You will get the cables in the Xbox 360 box. You will not get a HDMI cable so you will need to buy one of them.
There are essentially two ways to get surround sound out of the Xbox. Via HDMI or via optical (TOSLINK) out. If you have the component video cable, then the end that attaches to the Xbox has an optical out port. Simply attach this to the optical in on your home theatre receiver with an optical cable. If you want to use audio via HDMI, in order to get surround sound you'll have to have an… Read More
Yes, as long as you have a HDMI connection on your cable box - just connect it to the TV HDMI input.
You don't. You either connect the PS3 to your HDTV with HDMI and the Comcast box to your HDTV with HDMI cables like I used to have or you connect the PS3 and Comcast Box with HDMI cables like I did to my home theater and then connect the home theater to the HDTV with a HDMI cable. My Comcast box is HD and I have a Sony HDTV and Sony Home Theater equipped with… Read More
All Cable TV receivers are a little different. Look at the back of the Cable box receiver and you should see a coaxial out (TV out) or a HDMI port (TV out-for HD Programming). If you do not have a HDMI out port on your cable box (you need a HDTV for this as well), you will need to run a coax wire from the Cable TV receiver to your television coax input. In most… Read More
Why is my tv not recognizing my cable box when connected with HDMI cable my tv has 2 HDMI ports and each port works fine with PS3 as do both HDMI cables?
It's probably the cable box it either needs some trouble shooting or changed
Why do people say instead of using component cables they use HDMI and if you are using HDMI does that mean you dont plug in the component cables for xbox 360 thank you?
Yes it does. An HDMI cable has a single plug on each end and connects to the Back of a device and the back of the HDTV They work for more than the Xbox 360 and are also used to connect a PS3 and many other devices to a HDTV. My Camera, Cable Box, and PS3 all connect to my HDTV with HDMI cables
The cable comes out of the wall to the HD converter box and the converter box connects with the HDMI or video cable to the same on the tv set. If the tv has HDMI connector use it. HDMI will give you much better picture than video cable connections.
first, you need a television that supports the hdmi cable (and you obviously need the hdmi cable itself).... then connect the tv to your xbox with it and play minecraft in high definition! if you are using the traditional xbox cords just unplug those after you plug in the hdmi... p.s. my RCA flatscreen tv says in the bottom left corner '1080p full HD' and if you still have the box it will say that… Read More
I plugged the HDMI cable into the HDTV and into the PS3. Then I went to the settings for both the HDTV and the PS3 slim and set them for HDMI and sync. When it works right putting a disc into the PS3 will turn on the HDTV and also switch the HDTV over to that HDMI input rather than a cable box or similar item even if it was on the cable box when… Read More
To use an HDMI cable for your receiver, you need a VIP receiver.. Each of these receivers have an HDMI port you can use to connect to your TV. You also need HD programming to take full advantage of the HD receiver and HDMI cable.
A switch box.
no, you need to take the cable out of the box first, plug it in, and connect.
An HDMI cable connects from the Bell cable box to the surround receiver and then to the TV.
A set top box is connected to the cable coming into a house from the outside. Another cable usually HDMI then connects the box to the tv and sends the signal from the cable to the tv.
The best HDMI cable is not necessary or recommended. Walmart sells Sony PS3 HDMI cables and you to even upgrade to a higher cost and quality Sony HDMI Cable. That is what I did only because Walmart was out of the PS3 HDMI cables when I got the PS3 went to purchase a HDMI cable. I purchased a Flat Sony HDMI cable for $45. You can pay over $100 for an HDMI cable and still… Read More
If your cable box has a HDMI cable port, buy an HDMI cable to connect the TV to the cable box. The next best alternative is to use a S-Video cable with a pair of Audio cables. The third best alternative is to use a RF Coaxial cable. The last option is to use a composite Video and L/R Audio cables. You should note that while the TV may be HD capable, the cable box… Read More
You can't. You will have to use a HD cable box with an HDMI output to connect this receiver.
Yes, but you will need a Mini Display to HDMI adapter. 1 Connect the mini display side of your mini-display-to-HDMI adapter to the back of your iMac. 2 Connect the other side of the mini display cord to the corresponding port in your adapter box. 3 Connect your HDMI cable from your Xbox HDMI port to the HDMI port of your adapter. 4 Plug in the adapter box and turn on any power buttons, if… Read More
Optimal connection is HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface). This supports all modes from the cable box to the TV.
You plug it in, and plug in your cable box into the HDMI port.
There are a couple ways to connect VGA to HDMI, the easiest are either using a converter or a cable. What you choose should depend on your needs. A converter is a box that allows you to connect your VGA component and your HDMI component into a box and converts the signal. The cable connects on one end to your VGA component and the other end connects to your HDMI component and can vary in… Read More
You will need a HD converter box from the cable company, it might have a HDMI jack for the cable to connect to the HDTV. You will also need an HDMI cable to view movies on a newer Blu-Ray Disc player, as manufacturers have agreed that the component output will no longer be able to output 1080i or 1080p high definition video.
i have a tv with only 1 hdmi slot so you bought a splitter so you can plug your x box and sky box in but as soon as you put the 2nd cable to the splitter you lose a
Can you connect a high definition television to a digital cable box with a high definition multimedia interface cable and a digital video recorder video cassette recorder with a component cable setup?
Yes and No.If I understand the question correctly, you want to connect your cable box to your HDTV via HDMI, your DVR via component cable (Red, Green and Blue RCA connectors), and your VCR via component cables. Your HDTV should accept various video inputs - HDMI, component, and composite (the yellow RCA connector). Most argue that the HDMI connection will provide the best quality video. Next in quality is component video. Last is composite video… Read More
First of all you have to check if your PC or laptop has a HDMI port or not. (There is a link at the bottom of the page click it to see what a HDMI port looks like) If you PC/laptop does have a HDMI port than this should work not only with the Xbox but also with the PS3 and a laptop>PC connection WARNING: do not insert the other end of the HDMI cable… Read More
Your friend dose not have a HDMI slot on his tv for your ps3 how can you change it back to the cable box without seeing the screen?
Use the TV remote to change the TV back to the cable box.
It depends on the age of the television but the method is similar for new and old televisions. The cable box will almost certainly have both an HDMI output and a composite video output (on three RCA connectors). If the television has an HDMI input (it will be marked as "HDMI" on the input) then connect and HMDI cable from the box to the television. Older televisions don't have HDMI so the best connection will… Read More
check your surround sound if it has an HDMI or AV input jacks. if it has, then you are good to go. from your satellite receiver, attach the HDMI cable or AV cable. connect it to your surround sound. after connecting the satellite receiver box and surround sound, attach the HDMI or AV cable from the surround sound to your television.
Connecting the PS3 to a HDTV with HDMI inputs is best rather than only good when using an HDMI cable. It allows a single cable to easily connect with an excellent connection and only a single plug and also allows a sync between the two devices. When I put a disc in the PS3 the TV turns on and switches to the PS3 from my Cable box. If the TV is already on it switches… Read More
You need a cable company HD converter box connected to your HDTV thru a HDMI or Component cables to get real high def. If you connect the cable from the cable company directly to your HDTV like you did with analog tv, you will not be getting HD.
i don't believe so.
There is an even simpler way. If you look at the back of the cable box, there is an Ethernet port that says network above it. hook the xbox straight to the cable box and the rest was done for you when they seet uverse up in your home.
If you want to use a Blu-Ray player, a PlayStation 3, and/or a High-Def cable box, then yes
HD cable box --> DVD recorder -> TV Your recording will be not HD, but regular SD of course. Also, with this method, you will also get SD picture on your television. Alternative to that is to hook up your cable box to your TV via HDMI or component video and also the cable box to your DVD recorder via S-video or component (and the DVD recorder to your TV's seconday input). That way you… Read More
One can get Sky Sports TV on their high definition cable box by connecting the television and the box with HDMI cables. The home page for Sky Sports says any broadband router can be connected to a Sky-box.
For an xbox 360 an ethernet cable will allow you to connect to xbox live.
Yes, the cable that came with the xbox 360 was just a standard ethernet cable.
You will be needing a satellite tv receiver box to get signals from your satellite dish. A coaxial cable will be connected from your satellite dish and to your satellite receiver box. Once it is connected, an AV cable or HDMI cable will be used to connect the satellite receiver box to your standard tv or HDTV.
Does one HDMI cable from your tv to your cable set top box handle both the video and the audio or do you still need two separate cables like you would using component cables?
HDMI cables carry both video and audio. You only need one.
The easiest way is to get a video capture card for a desktop pc, or if you can find one with rca input, a laptop capture card. You can also get a modulator box that would not even require a pc, but, those can be very expensive for general quality. An even easier way is to buy the xbox 360 vga cable which can probably be bought for about fifteen bucks and have the xbox… Read More
If both have HDMI connectors use them. If not use the component connectors. These would be colored Red, Blue and green.
In the Kinect box, you will see another cable. This cable is useless if you have the Xbox 360 s. However, you need this other cable to connect the Kinect to an older Xbox 360 model. This cable is an power supply, also the USB for the Kinect. If any problems, you can get a guide on the Xbox website about this. Or just look in your manual.
Can you get Xbox Live by connecting an Xbox 360 to a cable box without an ethernet cord or a wireless adapter?
No, all thanks to the brilliance of Microsoft
No. You must have a router or cable modem.
Ok, very confusing subject hope not to confuse you more. There is an HD cable but it is not called an hd coax cable (no such thing). It would be called an HDMI cable. They are pretty expensive when you buy one, don't go cheap. The cheaper the cord, the cheaper the quality, and that's no good. Before you buy a cord make sure you have a cable or satellite box that is high definition… Read More
If you have and HD tv it will have that for hd. however you can't use hd unless you have a hd cable box. HD stands for High Definition