Television. Can be used to display video and project audio or it can be used for video display only.

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How to convert a video file from mkv to a format supported by the TV set?

I have a mkv video file which contains the following content: > mkvmerge --identify original.mkv File 'original.mkv': container: Matroska Track ID 0: video (V_MPEGH/ISO/HEVC) Track ID 1: audio ...
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My TV is not detected when I connect to my laptop through Thunderbolt/HDMI cable

I have a laptop with Thunderbolt(Mini Display Port) and ofcourse TV has HDMI port. Si I bought a Thunderbolt to HDMI cable and connected the devices but TV is just not showing up when I press Detect. ...
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HDMI Cable Dropping Signal - Quality Issue?

I bought a cable to connect my pc to my now fairly old 50 inch Sony Bravia TV. I picked a cheap one as the distance is only about 3 metres: ...
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Play cable TV server content from PC

I am renting this DLNA-enabled set-top box from my cable TV provider. This documentation mentions it is able to stream TV content to my PC (sorry, only available in Japanese, search ...
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uTorrent .. How to Set Order in “ Prioritize by file order ”..?

This is cool feature to download TV serial.... But but i want to know how to set order ? If original order is wrong then ? When you use feature " Prioritize by file order " then utorrent downloads ...
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Connect TV to wireless network to play media files from network storage

I have a Western Digital MyBook external network hard drive connected to my router and part of my wireless network. I can access it from my laptop (Windows 7) and my phone (Samsung galaxy S4) and my ...
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Windows OS does not recognise USB disk formatted by Samsung smart TV

I have an USB storage device that is formatted by my Samsung Smart TV. I've recorded some TV shows on it. I want to transfer these video files to my PC that has Windows. The PC doesn't open the USB ...
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Driver could not install on win 7

My DANY 2 USB TV Box . I install driver from provided CD but still driver is not intalled. When I see in the list of Devices in DEVICE MANAGER, there is Exclamation yellow mark with the name USB TV ...
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Is it possible to use my monitor as a HDTV?

I have Airtel DTH HD+ connection and a old TV but I also have a Samsung LCD monitor with only a VGA port and no audio port. My set top box has 2 USB (for recording purposes), 1 HDMI port and 1 RCA ...
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Disabling laptop monitor when external HDMI monitor is plugged in

I can connect my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop to my television via HDMI, and use the TV as a monitor. Unfortunately, it's a second monitor; I want it to be an only monitor. (I get annoyed moving the mouse from ...
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AMD Radeon r9 Not connecting to HDMI screen?

I have a custom built Windows gaming PC, we are using the Sapphire Radeon r9 gfx card and when we attempt to connect to monitor (or rather, HDMI TV) it does not connect, for a second it appears that ...
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Extend the Windows 8.1 screen on another monitor while in logon screen

to make things a little clear: I connected my TV through a HDMI-cord with my computer. My TV is in another room. My Computers power adapter is connected with a remotely controlled Power Control. If i ...
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How to use gnutv with dvb-c

I was using gnutv with DVB-T for some years, just with the commandline gnutv -channels ~/channels.conf -out file somefilename STATION_NAME channels.conf generated by w_scan -f c ...
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Best way to do a TV-out in 7300GT Nvidia video card?

I'm planning to recycle my old PC and build a Media Center using an open-source (C#) software called MediaPortal. My old PC has a GeForce 7300GT with a TV-out plug built-in. When I tested it last ...
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How to make the HDTV HDMI output audio to external speaker?

I am using a laptop as a HD media player, it is outputting HD content via HDMI to a LCD TV, but the speaker on the TV suck big time. I want to buy a good set of speakers for audio. But I'm totally ...
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Send sound to AV receiver but have only 1 monitor in Windows

I have a very complicated problem that I hope you can help me with. I have the following setup: PC with: DVI out to primary monitor HDMI out to AV-receiver, which then goes to TV and 5.1 sound ...
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How to control a TV from Linux?

I have an always-on Linux server (Ubuntu 15.10) connected via HDMI to a TV. I would like to ultimately get rid of the TV remote and use a wireless keyboard only (which I use today to control kodi ...
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PC connected to HDTV via HDMI, no signal during boot sequence

I just assembled a computer with an Asus Z97M Plus motherboard and an EVGA GeForce GTX970 card (model 04G-P4-2974-KR). The display is a Philips 32PFL5605D/78, which is a 32" TV with 1080p resolution ...
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Windows 7 - Can't get my TV working as primary display with nVidia 7900GS

I just installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64 RTM (from MSDN) on my HTPC, which is connected to a 42" Magnavox LCD TV via component cables to my nVidia 7900GS. Everything was fine through the installation ...
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Recording from your set top box directly to a laptop

I have a HD set top box and a HD PVR 2 gaming edition plus. The HD set top box has scart and HDMI. I want to record footage from my set top box directly to my laptop. But I get the message: HD ...
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How can I script nvidia display setting changes?

I have my tv connected to my Windows XP pc's nvidia GeForce 8500 GT. I am constantly switching between single display and clone display. Is there a way to script these settings? I would be fine ...
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Using 3D Vision on LG passive 3D screen from laptop

I own an LG TV with passive 3D technology and an ASUS N76VZ laptop (GT650M card by nVidia). I would like to play 3D games, according to the appropriate resolution/detail level that the card can ...
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TV doesn't work as single monitor for PC

Hello i am running Debian Jessie with KDE and i am trying to use my Sony Bravia TV as a monitor but i have a very curious problem. The TV has a VGA cable which i connect to the computer via a DVI ...
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Graphics card won't fill screen

I am currently using a GeForce GTX 650Ti with three monitors. Two of which I have hooked up via DVI and my TV which is hooked up via a Mini HDMI port (Goes into a receiver first and then the receiver ...
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Different latency on 2 different TV's

Im streaming games from my pc to my living room with a Raspberry and Moonlight. The thing is, when I play on a LG M2362D I have no latency. But when i play on a Philips 47PFK6589/12 I do have a ...
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TV tuner + video streaming over VNC

I have a dell precision laptop, with Nvidia graphics card. I am able to watch TV on it using a TV tuner card. I installed TightVNCserver on it, and am able to connect to it locally through a second ...
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Samsung 32" LCD TV as PC Monitor, resolution problems

I have a Samsung LE32C450 TV connected to my Nvidia 7300LE via the VGA connector. I managed to obtain 1360x768 resolution (after some work, NVidia driver, Nvidia-settings, xrandr, cursing to every ...
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Trouble duplicating video for monitor and TV using VGA.

I tried to look for a similar answered question, and I'm not very tech savvy so I'll try to explain as clear as possible: I want to connect the video output of my PC to both a monitor and a TV using ...
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Can't connect my TV to duplicate my screen using HDMI

I bought a PC a month ago including B150M-PRO-VDH - MSI motherboard and GTX950 GV-N950OC-2GD - Gigabyte Graphics card. My screen is connected to my graphics card with DVI cable, and I'm trying to ...
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Unable to extend desktop

I'm trying to hook up my TV to my computer as a gaming/multimedia center but I'm having troubles setting it up. I have a custom built machine running Windows 7 RC. It has an ATI Radeon 4800 video ...
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TV connected to PC via HDMI stopped working

I have a PC connected to a Sony Bravia TV via HDMI. It worked fine for more than a year until it started to lose signal from time to time. And then one day it stopped working at all. I don't think ...
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HDMI cable from PC to TV randomly goes black for a few seconds and then gets a light blue tint

I've had this issue for quite some time and been googleing for ages, I cant figure out what the problem is.. If i connect my PC to my TV the screen randomly flickers and sometimes gets a green tint ...
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What is the best way to make my own “TV station” (through computer)?

I want something which I'm not sure is possible. I would like to: Suppose I have 100 movies in one folder. I want to put all of them in playlist or in a loop, so that they keep running continuously ...
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TV connected to PC goes black for a second on its own or when turning a light switch on/off [closed]

I already read a few questions around here about this issue and while some of them provide a good clues, I think mine is specific enough to deserve its own question. The problem: TV image goes black ...
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Set top box works(signal arrives) only when i hold braided shield of coaxial cable [closed]

I am using LCD monitor as TV using TV-tuner card and set top box connected to it. When I connect coaxial cable to setop box, there is no signal on monitor. But when I hold braided shield then clear ...
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Using Windows 10 laptop to watch Amazon Fire TV

Netflix can stream in 4k, but only if you use a dedicated hardware DRM decoder. The prime candidate is Amazon Fire TV, but it seems it is designed to plug in via HDMI. Thus my question: is there any ...
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Does the Lenovo T60p vga port support an S-video signal?

I just bought a new television. The problem is it turns out it doesn't have a VGA port. It does have: S-video, component, HDMI and SCART. My Lenovo T60P only has VGA. I have searched frantically for ...
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Send only video out with HDMI cable

My laptop has an HDMI out port and my new TV has HDMI in ports. Hooking them up so that I can use the laptop to play movies with sound on the TV works fine. However, I haven't been able to find a ...
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Is there a way to connect non-smart TV to PC via USB?

I have a non-smart TV with USB features, I can plug a USB drive with media like video, music, etc. But it's kind of hassle to remove and replug everytime I want to fill new data into the USB drive ...
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VGA connected Monitor flickers when TV source != HDMI/PC

I have a PC with inbuilt graphics card that is connected to my TV through a HDMI cable and to a monitor through a VGA cable. When the monitor is on and the tv is on with it's source set to HDMI (ie, ...
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Cannot Cast to my TV anymore

I have a Windows 10 Pro (version 1511) and a Samsung series 6 LED TV. I was able to right-click on a media file, select "Cast to device", and choose my TV from the menu, and this will play the media ...
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Connecting Airtel DTH HD+ to my LG LED Screen

I have an LG LCD 2260V screen which I was using with SD STB and TV Tuner using VGA Cable. Now, I upgraded to Airtel HD+. However when I connect the STB with Screen using the HDMI cable, it does not ...
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Watch a large video file on a TV screen via HDMI

I am planning to buy a TV screen for a reasonable price (don't know which one yet). I have on my laptop large video files (+- 7GB per file, 1080p, 5000 to 10000 kbps) and I would like to know if an ...
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How can I fix letterboxing / stretching?

I'm using a Samsung syncmaster 2032mw TV as a pc monitor, it works perfectly fine over vga but I want sound and there's no space / sockets for the speakers I have. I opted to use HDMI which is perfect ...
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How to give a 5GB video file to a friend, so that it'll play on their TV? [closed]

I have a .mov that I'd like to bring to an event and show people. It is 5.33 GB and I have it on my Mac. I have a 16GB flash drive, and the host has a TV with USB input. I'd like to get that file onto ...
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How do I convert .tsl video files from my Philips TV to a more common file format?

I have a Philips 6606H TV, which can record files onto my external hard drive via USB. The files are recorded into a .tsl file, which I have now copied to my Windows 7 PC hard drive. Now, I want to ...
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Whether it is possible to add support of my TV tuner to a kernel 4.x?

I have a KWorld UB490-A tuner, its support in Linux isn't present and I didn't find in the Internet as to launch it, however my personal attempts could launch it according to the instruction from ...
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laptop to tv (hdmi), “turn off” video output/tv, but keep audio on?

I have an ORION television hooked up via HDMI to my PC, and I want to "turn off" or put on standby the video output of the TV while still being able to listen to audio via the TV set. Can this be ...
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Why doesn't a 4K TV give 4K resolution?

I have designed the front page for a website that contains a lot of information. I have fixed the size of the page to 3530x2070 which should easily fit on a 4K screen with a resolution of 3840x2160. ...
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Video flickers on TV (mac mini, win7 + hdmi)

When playing video from my computer displayed on my TV the quality is not what I expected. When the video pans from side to side to horizontal lines appear in on the TV - as if the graphics card is ...