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# 19180 8-Feb-2008 13:21
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Hi all,

A quick question before I butcher my $19, 3m 6 plug scart cable into a $19, 3M component cable (Jaycar - WV7344), does wss work over component?

Currently I have a receiver connected to my sony lcd tv via composite, and am looking at changing this to a component connection, however, I am wondering if the component cable will pass the necessary signal to the tv to automatically switch aspect ratio, as is currently happening over the composite connection.


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  # 109288 8-Feb-2008 14:21
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Hi Daneil I presume this is in connection with at Sky or FreeView STB. The answer is yes with component the WSS signalling is carried on the Y (Luma) channel as if it were the composite channel, and should continue to work as with composite.


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  # 109380 8-Feb-2008 23:52
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Cool. Thanks for that.

Seems to be quite a good quality cable as well...

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