Hdmi and Rca

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  1. Isaac
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    Here? Right here? What about, say... over there?
    If I were to clip off the piece of plastic that blocks the hdmi port from my rca connector for my slim, could I plug in hdmi and rca, and get video out with both of them?
     
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    Video... I don't think so.
    Audio, yes.

    Friend of mine also did it and it works.
     
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    I tried this, but the RCA cable was still too thick, even after I cut off that tab. It SHOULD work, if your cord is thin enough.
     
  4. Isaac
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    Here? Right here? What about, say... over there?
    Would the audio come out of the rca or hdmi? I'm thinking of getting a headset, But a friend of mine has one and it only has rca input.
     
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    If you want to split your video then get a RCA splitter.
    Idk if there's a HDMI splitter tbh...

    Edit: yes the audio comes from both RCA and HDMI.
    Just mute your telie then ;]
     
  6. Isaac
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    Oh, thanks! :D :D :D
     
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    Welcomes~

    Oh.
    The 360 of me mate reboots when he zaps from HDMI to telie channels or when he "reboots" the telie.

    Odd glitch but worth mentioning.
     
  8. Isaac
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    Here? Right here? What about, say... over there?
    as in changes channels on tv?
     
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    Just switching from HDMI to regular telie channels.
    And when he turns the telie off and on again (whilst the 360 is still running)

    I have no idea if the same thing happens to you but meh.
    I'd still wanted to notify you on the subject.
     
  10. Armadillo

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    It's the way it's wired, most 3rd party audio breakout boxes suffer from it as well. The official Microsoft one does not. There is a fix for it, but I can't remember it at the moment (I think it's cutting a wire).
     
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    IIRC, the one Monoprice sells also does not cause this issue.
     
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