1. We have added a Gift Upgrades feature that allows you to gift an account upgrade to another member, just in time for the holiday season. You can see the gift option when going to the Account Upgrades screen, or on any user profile screen.
    Dismiss Notice

Civ4 on TV?

Discussion in 'Civ4 - Technical Support' started by mazzz, Jun 5, 2006.

  1. mazzz

    mazzz Emperor

    Jan 19, 2003
    Chicago, Illinois
    If I had a video card with a S-Video port, and bought this http://www.svideo.com/sv3rca.html
    would i be able to display what would be on my monitor on a tv of any size?
  2. cairo140

    cairo140 2+2=5

    Dec 24, 2005
    Thornhill, Canada
    Short answer: Yes.

    Long answer: I wouldn't. Unless you have a component S-video or other High-Definition input on your television, it will be showing at 480i. That essentially means a resolution of 640x480. Turn your monitor to those settings and marvel. That's that max resolution you're gonna get on a standard def television. On the other hand, if you just want to see big stuff (and especially if you have HD component), then hook at your leisure.

Share This Page