Monitor resolution question

By alisbin
Feb 28, 2008
  1. hey all,
    i'm getting ready to jury rig a gamecube to my computer LCD (westinghouse LCM 19-v7). but i was wondering if this would work seeing that, as far as i know, gamecubes output at 640x480 and the monitor's minimum res is 800x600.
    anyone think this will cause a problem? (i'll be direct connecting the cube to my monitor via the vga cable, getting the conversion cables is a different issue but i think i have a line on that)
  2. alisbin

    alisbin TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 93

    umm, what?
  3. Obi-Wan Jerkobi

    Obi-Wan Jerkobi TS Maniac Posts: 502

    This is just my hypothesis but I will try...When I run my computer in safe mode it runs at 640x480 on a monitor that's minimum resolution is 800x600 and it works fine. When the video drivers are in use (they usually aren't in safe mode) the lowest resolution I can apply is 800x600. I don't think it will be a problem.
  4. alisbin

    alisbin TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 93

    thanks for the input mate, when i get it going i'll post the results
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