View Full Version : old display in new SBG ?

Bill Taney
2004-08-11, 12:21
I thought on the later boards (3.1) that those pin's are irrelivant and that the IR signal was brought up through the 14 pin cable.

PAUL WILLIAMSON <pwilliamson (AT) mandtbank (DOT) com> wrote:
>>>> toni (AT) mogs (DOT) nu 8/11/2004 11:51:19 AM >>>
>Maybe a strange question to ask, but can I downgrade a SqueezeBoxG by

>means of putting an old display in it? In other words, can I swap the
>of an SB and an SBG ?
>The reason I'm asking is that I have a SB-Wireless which I like to
>to a SBG-Wireless. I might buy a SBG-wired and swap the displays and
end up
>with two working units where the wireless is the Graphic one.

I doubt it because I'd be willing to bet the new SBG boards don't have
three pins required for the IR. Old SB's have three pins, and I'd bet
new SBGs only have the one pins needed now, so there will likely be
no way to get an old display working on a new SBG.

Try contacting Slim to see if they could offer you a deal on an older