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Hello Sir,

Can we use a TV with HDMI input to monitor a CCTV camera through a DVR with HDMI output.

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Yes, as long as the TV supports the resolution (or at least one of the resolutions) that the DVR device outputs. If the DVR device has multiple output resolutions, I would suggest setting it to whatever the highest resolution the TV can accept (an HDTV may accept up to 1080p depending on its capabilities). I would suggest using an LCD based TV for this as well, as Plasma (PDP) displays are prone to burn-in, and if the DVR device is going to output something "constant" like time-stamps, a segmented grid, etc that will end up burned-in to the plasma given enough time.

-bob

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I can answer questions related to monitor specifications and purchasing, and connection of monitors to computer hardware (or similar). I can also help to explain monitor specifications and how they relate to the viewing experience.

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I have been an enthusiast of PC's for many years, and can answer questions about the purchase/use of a new computer or the purchase, installation, and use of upgrades for existing computers. There probably isn't a whole lot related to the home computer that I haven't seen over the years.

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