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0answers
62 views

Samsung 2233SW synmaster with DTH connection [closed]

I have a Samsung 2233SW syncmaster monitor, and with a HDMI to DVI cable I was able to connect to a DTH set top box. Everything was working fine, until I connected the cable to my laptop's DVI port. ...
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1answer
226 views

Wirelessly *screen share* from any laptop to a wireless enabled TV [closed]

In my office I want to get a big TV for the meeting room that anyone can come in with any laptop and very simply be able to screen share to. Has to be wireless Has to be possible from any laptop old ...
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2answers
62 views

Computer RAM crashes, TV monitor not connecting

I've had this computer since June 2011 (nearly 1.5 yrs now?) and I've been having some really weird issues lately. About 2 months back, while browsing the internet, my cursor would randomly freeze ...
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1answer
53 views

How to connect lcd screen to computer?

I have a Westinghouse LCD TV but it does not work because its some part is not working, the lcd display is ok. I want to use its lcd display as a computer monitor. I wonder if it is possible. Is the ...
0
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1answer
69 views

Central hub for Computer/TV/Video Game systems/etc?

I have the following devices: TV (Inputs: HDMI + DVI) Xbox 360 (Outputs: HDMI Audio/Video) Desktop PC (Outputs: HDMI + DVI Video; 1/8" mini cable out Audio) Two LCD PC monitors (Outputs: DVI Video) ...
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1answer
177 views

Setting the screen/monitor used in windows 8

i am trying to get my Windows 8 laptop to connect to a TV screen. The problem is, i have got the wire connected into the TV, Windows 8 "detects" the other screen. So right, thats all good, i click on ...
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1answer
77 views

No signal found Spectre X40 LCD TV, hdmi

I hope this is relevant to this forum. I am attempting to connect a small Android powered device with an HDMI output to a Spectre X40 LCD Television. No matter which port I use, I still receive a ...
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3answers
166 views

USB Flash Drive that can Recieve Files Wirelessly/Remotely

I am looking for a USB Flash Drive that I can send files to wirelessly/remotely; one that I can transfer files to without actually having to plug it into a computer that the files are on. Does anyone ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I increase the resolution of PC's output image for TV?

If right-click desktop and go to Properties/Settings/Screen resolution, I can choose one of the following: 800x600 1024x768 1152x864 1280x720 1280x768 1280x800 1280x960 1280x1024 And for my screen ...
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1answer
1k views

HDMI Display: Make the TV always show the current video playing

When I connect my laptop to my TV via a HDMI cable it shows the laptop screen. This allows me to play videos on my laptop and view them on my TV screen. But if I open another window, say an internet ...
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1answer
601 views

Macbook Pro -> LCD TV wireless display options?

I have a 2011 Macbook Pro which is running Lion (can upgrade to Mountain Lion if needed), and an LG LCD TV which is connected to and controlled via a Windows PC. At times when I'm using my Macbook in ...
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0answers
58 views

Blurry Video on TV when going through Desktop GPU

Ok so I have a Samsung 46 in led with a Native resolution of 1920x1080 this one for reference: http://www.samsung.com/us/video/tvs/UN46EH6000FXZA I also have it connected to my Desktop (with a 570gtx ...
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2answers
5k views

Use a LCD Monitor as a TV

Firstly let me say that I'm not sure if this is the right place to post this question. If it is not then it'd be nice if a moderator could move it to the appropriate forum. I have a 22" LCD Samsung ...
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1answer
96 views

LCD TV through HDMI without duplicating display

I have an LCD TV that is connected to the PC with a HDMI cable. I usually select "Duplicate these displays" in display options. This also means that both the monitor and TV will do the same thing. Is ...
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1answer
3k views

Having a different display on the Laptop and HDMI TV [closed]

I need help in getting my Laptop and TV (HDMI) displays working. Is it possible to be doing stuff on the laptop without showing on the TV, just like using a projector and a laptop? For example: ...
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4answers
8k views

External TV tuner for my monitor?

I'm living in the dorms at the moment. So, I have access to the standard TV cable. The problem is that I have only HDMI, DVI, and VGA ports in my monitor(it's a monitor after all). I was wondering if ...
2
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1answer
226 views

How to control 2 similar monitors from Samsung with Logitech Harmony?

My Problem Yesterday I set up a new Samsung T24A350 for my PC. The monitor has a build-in TV receiver and a remote control. Unfortunately I also have a Samsung TV and whenever I use the monitors ...
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1answer
107 views

What´s the reason for a monitor/TV (lcd) to turn off the view

My current Monitor/TV (Flatron M2794DP by LG) suddenly started to turn off the image after 2-3 sec. You can view everything from every possible source until it turns black. This happens on all ...
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2answers
3k views

Stop TV from turning off when used as PC monitor?

I have a new PC build temporarily hooked up to a TV until I buy a monitor. I'm using a VGA cable. The TV will turn itself off if I don't use the computer for around 10 minutes. I can't find any ...
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1answer
609 views

Detecting orientation changes in a LED TV/monitor automatically

I am looking for solutions to use a 42" LED TV as a computer monitor for my digital x-ray application. I want to have a TV monitor that can sense when it is being spun from portrait to landscape ...
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1answer
576 views

LCD TV as VGA Monitor does not go widescreen

My PCs graphics card is a VIA UniChrome Pro III. The TV is a Digistar 27 inch LCD and supports a 1280 x 800 resolution. Under Screen Resolution in Windows 7, I can choose 1280x800 and 1280x768, but ...
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2answers
3k views

Computer won't hook up to TV through HDMI

I have an Athlon based Asus motherboard with built in ATI 4500. I tried connecting it to my Samsung pn58c8000 through HDMI with no other monitor hooked up. It shows post on the TV and if I go into the ...
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1answer
2k views

Why does my new LED LCD TV look worse than my CCFL LCD monitor?

At work we wanted a large 1920 x 1080 monitor to use with a certain program. Since monitors with this resolution seem to currently stop at 24", we went for a LCD TV so that we could have 26", and in ...
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1answer
520 views

Can my older computer be connected to a newer 32" Sony Bravia LCD television?

I would like to connect my older computer system to my Sony Bravia LCD television. Some system configuration info is below. CPU: Pentium III, 1.2 GHz RAM: 256 MB Motherboard: Intel 810E Is this ...
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4answers
998 views

1080p HD TV as Computer Monitor

I have a 1080p LCD TV with a refresh rate of 60 Hz. My graphics card has a HDMI output, if I use this TV as a monitor will I notice any loss of quality compared to a purpose built computer monitor?
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1answer
224 views

Sony Internet TV Quality for Mid-High Range Build and XBOX 360 [closed]

I was wondering about Sony's new Internet TVs with built-in Google TV functionality, and their performance when it comes to gaming with a mid-high end PC build, as well as a 360. I'm not very ...
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2answers
525 views

What is the difference between X-inches diagonal, X-inches viewable, and the modern X-inch “class” in monitors and tv's?

I'm really dumbstruck by this one. I see it everywhere now, though. The last time I bought a monitor, a Samsung 1941BW, it was just 19-inches widescreen. Before that, LCD's, TV's, and CRT's where ...
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1answer
414 views

How to display a TV channel and computer monitor at the same time on LCD TV [closed]

I need a way to diplay a TV channel (or DVD) and the PC monitor at the same time on a LCD TV. Can you suggest a way to do it? Thank you
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6answers
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How can I stop my laptop display from flickering when I connect my TV?

I have a laptop with an HDMI output port running Vista, and an HDTV with HDMI input ports. The laptop is set to extend its desktop onto a second monitor. When I connect the computer to the TV with ...
5
votes
1answer
4k views

What about using a large modern LED TV as very large desktop display?

I explain. I am thinking about expand my desktop workarea. I am a software developer with 2 monitors (1280x1024). My first thought was buy 2 larger monitors (1920x1200) and use them in portrait mode. ...
4
votes
5answers
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How to change resolution on Vista when it keeps booting to an unsupported resolution?

I have a Vista machine that used to be hooked up to a widescreen monitor, I moved and no longer have the monitor and planned to just hook it up to my widescreen TV's VGA input jack. I can see the ...
4
votes
2answers
5k views

NVIDIA secondary display problem on Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

All of this was working fine on Windows XP Professional SP3. I just installed Windows 7 Professional 64-bit and it doesn't work anymore. My video card is an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT. I have a plain old ...
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2answers
275 views

Detecting the monitor mode

I think I want something that's not possible. Still, without asking I'd never know for sure... :-) I have a Samsung T260HD monitor. It has a resolution of 1920x1200 and also has a build-in TV tuner. ...
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5answers
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Using a computer monitor as a TV screen: is it possible / any reasons not to do it?

I am currently looking for a new TV screen since my current one is over 15 years old (about time, I guess). I am seriously considering upgrading to a HTPC in the future (I am using a HDD recorder ...