can VNC transmit pc- television pictures?

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Tue Mar 2 11:40:00 2004


Ed,

Actually, you can usually see things such as MPEG viewer windows via VNC if
you disabled Graphics Accelleration.

Cheers,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.


> >From what I understand, video windows are often created using an 
> >overlay
> method. Specifically with TV cards such as Hauppage, the card 
> itself is entirely resposible for the video picture, which is 
> added in place of the 'black box' AFTER windows has drawn the 
> screen. For this reason, I do not think it is possible to 
> display the TV picture on a remote VNC desktop.