Secondary TV goes blank black when watching Amazon's videos in dual screens set up. - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 Old 04-03-2013, 10:52 AM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
phildaant's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: An Ant Farm
Posts: 2,908
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 386 Post(s)
Liked: 123
Hi!

I don't know if this is the proper forum to post in.

I use dual screen setup (left is the 19.5" 1996 Sharp CRT TV [NTSC] and right is my old 19" Samsung SyncMaster 5:4 LCD monitor [DVI]), so I can watch videos and use my desktop computer at the same time. I have no problems with my old HDTV tuner cards, recordings, local video files, etc.

However, I cannot do this with Amazon's videos. My CRT TV goes blank black with Amazon's videos streaming in my web browser (Mozilla's SeaMonkey v2.17 and Windows XP Pro. SP3's Internet Explorer v7)'s latest Flash players v1.6 r602.

I have no problems with other streaming videos like on YouTube, Star Wars Clone Wars (e.g., http://starwars.com/explore/the-clone-wars/ep520/), etc. What is Amazon doing and why? Is it DRM related? I was told it was because the lack of HDCP on my CRT TV? frown.gif

My detailed setups can be found in http://zimage.com/~ant/antfarm/about/computers.txt (primary machine).

Thank you in advance. smile.gif
phildaant is online now  
Reply Direct View (single tube) CRT Displays

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off