1 Turn off the computer and the TV and/or audio device that you want to connect.
2 Connect the component video adapter to the S-video TV-out connector on your computer.
3 Plug all three ends of the component video cable into the component video-output connectors on the
component video adapter. Make sure that the red, green, and blue colors of the cable match the
corresponding adapter ports.
component video adapter
4 Plug all three connectors from the other end of the component video cable into the component video-
input connectors on the TV. Make sure that the red, green, and blue colors of the cable match the
colors of the TV input connectors.
5 Plug the single-connector end of the audio cable into the headphone connector on the computer.
6 Plug the two RCA connectors on the other end of the audio cable into the audio input connectors on
your TV or audio device.
7 Turn on the TV, turn on any audio device that you connected (if applicable), and then turn on the
8 See "Enabling the Display Settings for a TV in Microsoft
the computer recognizes and works properly with the TV.
Using CDs, DVDs, and Other Multimedia
component video cable
XP" on page 70 to ensure that