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Hardware requirements for Microsoft Web TV for Windows

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This article describes the hardware requirements for Microsoft WebTV forWindows.
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One of the main requirements for Web TV for Windows is an ATI All-in-Wonderor ATI All-in-Wonder Pro display adapter. In the future, third-partymanufacturers may provide drivers for other display adapters that provideTV tuner capabilities.

The minimum hardware requirements to use Web TV for Windows are:
  • Intel Pentium or compatible 120 megahertz (MHz) processor
  • 16 megabytes (MB) RAM
  • 1 gigabyte (GB) hard disk
  • ATI All-in-Wonder or ATI All-in-Wonder Pro display adapter
  • Cable or antenna connection
  • SVGA display capable of at least 800 X 600 resolution with 60 hertz (Hz) non-interlaced refresh rate
  • Internet connection for full interactive functionality
  • Pointing device with two buttons
The recommended minimum hardware requirements to use Web TV for Windows are:
  • Intel Pentium or compatible 200 MHz processor
  • 32 MB RAM
  • 2 GB or larger hard disk with fast data transfer rate.
  • 28,800 bps or faster internal fax modem
  • Speakers
  • Wireless battery-operated keyboard with built-in pointing device.
  • Wireless TV-style remote control.
  • Sound system expansion card with digital audio support, a MIDI port, a MIDI-controlled wavetable synthesizer, multiple analog and digital audio inputs, software-controllable low-noise audio mixer/preamplifier, and multiple-audio outputs.
  • A built-in microphone or a front-mounted microphone jack suitable for teleconferencing, education, karaoke, and other programs that may require sound input.
For additional information about Microsoft Web TV for Windows, see thefollowing article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
ARTICLE-ID: 182755
TITLE : How to Install Microsoft Web TV for Windows

Article ID: 182753 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 01:44:24 - Revision: 2.0

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