Some are made for inputs only, some for outputs only, and some have switch which lets you select input or output. Geoff Hi Geoff, Thanks for replying so quickly! Is there some other setting besides changing the Input that I have forgotten? This article has also been viewed 145,459 times. So we're going to go ahead and do that. Decide which items you want to prioritize. It's easy to hook all your video together.
The yellow socket at the bottom right is the video out socket. To create this article, 12 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. The white middle right connector is the left audio out socket. Therefore, they do not have a red and white audio output for right and left audio. Neither of them knew that.
So we're going to take this old rabbit ear I guess off, pull it out, get rid of it, and down here the only way we can hook something into the unit is through this cable-like connection. Because the player has a motor inside, it creates heat. Geoff Hi Erika, It looks like it should be a fairly standard connection. Hi Raquel, I think there could be two things happening. We're going to grab our coaxial cable here and simply put it in, little copper piece will do, and we spin it until it's nice and tight. Make sure that you have a coaxial cable. The user can select the desired input source on the home theater controller.
This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. The jack may also be corroded. Well, the store may have some for sale, but beware of salespeople hawking overpriced composite cables. Put a little notch at the top and the square at the bottom, boom, and we've hooked it all together. However, I am only getting a black and white picture- no color at all. You need an output one to use the Video and audio out. Normally you would press the source or input button and select either video, composite video, or component video.
That is, they do not output a left and right audio channel. Instead they only output one single audio channel mono audio. This article has also been viewed 145,459 times. Like super video or composite outputs. Line out, red, or we can go pure audio out, 'cause we're separating it, pure audio to red, pure audio to white left channel, and then slip it right in here for our super video. Knowing this will help you diagnose sound or video issues if they arise. Hi Lorraine, Without knowing the models involved, it seems you have generally connected them correctly.
You can't use both at the same time with the least amount of cables. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. What do I need to change? Usually, in a tri-stranded cable, the Left and Right audio jacks will be White and Red. In some cases the cord may have cracked internal wiring. Remember, you can always ask the sales clerk to show you the back of the set. They only have a white output, for the mono audio.
Each configuration can be connected in a variety of ways depending on the available input and output ports and the quality of picture and sound output desired. Some simply put a yellow circle around the appropriate green socket. Subtitles Hi, I'm Rokosz, your digital lifestyle expert. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Buy any cables that you don't have. Input areas are usually numbered.
Below this yellow socket for video in is the corresponding white and red sockets for the left and right audio in. An S-Video cable, which delivers a slightly sharper picture than composite video does. Now we need our entertainment. I discuss each way below. This needs to be done for both the video and for the audio. Also when it cuts in and out anytime the movie appears on screen it is black and gray.
They show the sound is getting through. There's no need to wait in long lines, pay a fortune for tickets and popcorn and sit in a noisy theater just to watch high quality movies. Again, insert the plugs into the terminals with corresponding colors. If we have that antennae that I hadn't tossed aside, we would attach it here or your cable goes here. As you know, not being technically savvy I had no idea what to do or use. The blue and red inputs are for the colour information of the picture.
So you will probably need to purchase a little converter box as shown above. If this is not the issue, can you send me some photos of the connections showing how you have tried to connect it. The yellow cable is used for the video signal, the red cable for the right audio, and the white cable for the left audio signal. They require the red, white and yellow cables to be plugged into the corresponding plug-ins. Then the other red and white sockets are for the right and left audio.