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11-04-2012, 01:08 AM   #1
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k7 live view laptop?

Hi All.
I have sen this question posted but could'nt find a response so am posting it again.
how do get Live view on my pc and/or tablet using hdmi out, ala tv?
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See this thread: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-k-5/201284-live-view-laptop.html

There's basically a program called pk_tether that lets you do it.

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You'd need something that supports HDMI input, which is uncommon in computers and as far as I know nonexistent in tablets. Most people are using small HDMI monitors, like the 7" one from Lilliput.

You can tether to your computer with pktether, but that doesn't support live view.
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Elliott is spot on. pktether shows you pics after they are taken, not liveview during. I would just add that probably the easiest way to see HDMI liveview on a large screen is direct HDMI connection to tv or monitor with HDMI in.

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