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i am plugged up from laptop to tv with a hdmi cable RRS feed

  • Question

  • and i cant make a movie play on my tv but it will do it with a 16 pin cable, how do i make it work?
    Friday, October 12, 2012 9:35 PM

Answers

  • for me, I have to set the TV as a second monitor in the video card options.
     "mitchwilliams" wrote in message
    news:9d648fb8-2ee0-4c5d-a572-76470b435531@communitybridge.codeplex.com...
    > and i cant make a movie play on my tv but it will do it with a 16 pin
    > cable, how do i make it work?
     
     
    • Proposed as answer by tracycai Tuesday, October 16, 2012 3:19 AM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Tuesday, October 23, 2012 7:10 AM
    Friday, October 12, 2012 10:13 PM

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  • for me, I have to set the TV as a second monitor in the video card options.
     "mitchwilliams" wrote in message
    news:9d648fb8-2ee0-4c5d-a572-76470b435531@communitybridge.codeplex.com...
    > and i cant make a movie play on my tv but it will do it with a 16 pin
    > cable, how do i make it work?
     
     
    • Proposed as answer by tracycai Tuesday, October 16, 2012 3:19 AM
    • Marked as answer by Cloud_TS Tuesday, October 23, 2012 7:10 AM
    Friday, October 12, 2012 10:13 PM
  • Hi,

    You may update the drivers for your video card and audio card.

    This article may be helpful.

    How to Use HDMI to Connect Your Laptop to Your TV

    Please Note: Since the website is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.


    Tracy Cai

    TechNet Community Support

    Tuesday, October 16, 2012 3:24 AM