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powerful media center for tower [on hold]

I have project to make a Media Server for a tower with over 50 units. I want each TV in units connect to media server and watch live TV (from TV tuner is Media server), or watch off-line videos or ...
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0answers
45 views

Ubuntu 13.10 to LG TV via HDMI

I am unable to connect a Ubuntu 13.10 box to a 55 LG LED 1080p 240 HZ smart tv (model #55LAS400) via HDMI. Sometimes I just get a green screen on the TV or other times it won't recognize the TV at ...
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0answers
20 views

Connecting to a CRT television through an HDMI to analog converter

Running Kubuntu 13.10 on a Lenvo G500 laptop, trying to connect an old CRT television as a second screen. Since the TV is old and only has analog inputs, I ordered an HDMI->Component Video converter ...
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19 views

How do I get sound from speakers instead of TV over HDMI

I'm a noob with this OS. I installed Ubuntu today and it's up and working surprisingly fast ^^ My only issue is: I got my PC connected to speakers and connected to my TV via HDMI, when I try to play ...
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1answer
142 views

How to connect computer to tv with hdmi?

I am trying to connect my laptop with my tv using an hdmi cable. It has worked with an vga cable, but my problem is that the screen does appear, but it freezes and nothing happens. The screen is also ...
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0answers
248 views

HDMI error “No Signal” from TV but it's recognized by Ubuntu

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on an Asus laptop. My graphics driver is Mobile Intel GM45 Express Chipset x86/MMX/SSE2. I was watching TV through my HDMI cable last night, and I've used this same setup with ...
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1answer
202 views

HDMI Audio not working on fresh Dell install

Just installed Ubuntu on a Dell Studio 1535 laptop. Everything is working except the audio on the HDMI connection (video via hdmi does work). Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU T5850 @ 2.16GHz = thats the ...
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1answer
357 views

How can I hook my Ubuntu laptop through HDMI into a TV as a second monitor, but only use the speakers on the TV?

I have a laptop that is hooked up to a very large TV as a second monitor and everything works just perfectly, the problem is I use the TV to play music in the background while I work on my laptop. ...
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0answers
75 views

No HMDI output on Ubuntu 13.04

I have connected the HDMI cable to my laptop and the TV recognizes that it is connected to something. In Displays, Ubuntu also shows the two screens however there is no output (video and audio) for ...
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2answers
680 views

Ubuntu connection to TV problem

one problem. I was planning on watching a football match with my friends the other day, and i connected my laptop to the TV (we were streaming the match). So, what i thought would happen, was that i ...
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0answers
433 views

Problems with connection laptop to TV via HDMI

Sorry for my English. I am from Russia. Laptop - Compaq presario cq61. Ubuntu 13.04 TV - Panasonic - VIERA TX-PR42C11 I need connect my laptop to TV via HDMI. When I had proprietary driver nVidia I ...
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1answer
624 views

Split Screen using HDMI Xubuntu 13.04

I've tried to get separate screens for Xubuntu 13.04 so I can browse on my laptop and use my TV to watch films via the HDMI port, but I'm unable to find a way to do it. What normally happens is I get ...
0
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0answers
213 views

Problem with Philips HDMI 42" TV driver, two questions

1) Ubuntu 12.10 identifies my TV as a 32" Philips LCD Display, which would be ok even though it is a 42" but... The edges are cut off around the edges. I've tried all display modes on the TV, still ...
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2answers
670 views

Connot hear sound when connecting my Toshiba (intel i3) Laptop to my TV

I tried connecting my Toshiba laptop with Intel® Core™ i3 CPU M 330 @ 2.13GHz × 4 processor to my TV using a HDMI connector. Though I can receive images on my TV, I still get audio my laptop speakers ...
2
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0answers
209 views

How can I make my onboard HDMI to work with my GPU?

I want to use my TV as a second monitor through HDMI in the motherboard, while use my main monitor through my graphics card since my motherboard is the only one who allows it. Ubuntu won't detect my ...
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0answers
198 views

HDMI output error

I've got a HDMI output problem with a Dell Inspiron 1525. I'm running Ubuntu 12.10. In the past HDMI used to work fine but now: Unsupported signal, check device output. I've tried different cables ...
3
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5answers
17k views

12.04 Ubuntu: configuring laptop to hook up to tv using hdmi cable?

I'm trying to use an hdmi cable to connect my HP dv5 notebook to a 32" Sony Bravia tv in order to watch Hulu stuff on a bigger screen. However, Google has been thoroughly unhelpful thus far! When I ...
2
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4answers
4k views

Wrong resolution for TV connected via HDMI (32LG3000)

I have a LG Electronics 32LG3000 TV. I can't select the right resolution for my TV connected via HDMI. I can select 1360x768 but not 1366x768. The quality on my TV is very bad. HDMI1 connected ...
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1answer
641 views

Trying to Mirror Screen on HD TV

Trying to connect my laptop to an HD tv screen via an HDMI cable. It works for about 5 seconds and then the picture disappears on the tv and it turns black. Not only this but when the screen does show ...
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2answers
2k views

No choice of audio output device [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu refuses to output audio via HDMI In ubuntu 11.10, in system settings -> sound, under the output tab, there was a menu to select the audio output device, so I ...
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1answer
403 views

Using TV as a monitor: can't change from 720 x 480 resolution

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my friend's PC and he uses a Technika 22" TV as a monitor. The screen res is horrible. Went to change it and it says its a MS Telematic 52" and won't let me ...
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1answer
147 views

Wrong screenorientation

I have a problem with my second screen. I want to use my TV to watch videos on it. So I took a DVI-I to HDMI cable, sticked the DVI end into my computer and the HDMI end to my TV. The screen shown ...
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3answers
3k views

No Sound via HDMI [closed]

I have ubuntu installed on a Acer aspire revo 3700 intel atom processor with nvidia ion graphics this is plugged into a celcus 32 inch TV via HDMI (1080p). The video driver shows as an nvidia which I ...
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1answer
757 views

Conect my tablet to a TV with HDMI

I have a tablet with ubuntu 11.10 and I want to connect it to my TV. My tablet has a miniHDMI port, I have connected to my TV with a miniHDMI-HDMI cable, and what now? I feel a little silly but I ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I adjust display size, not resolution?

I have my Ubuntu 11.10 PC plugged into a TV using an HDMI input. The edges of the screen get cut off, and I can't adjust the television's settings for HDMI. I can adujust the "position and size" on ...
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0answers
478 views

How can I solve a “Failed to set MetaMode (1) DFP-0: nvidia-auto-select” HDMI error? [closed]

Every time I try to connect my laptop (NVIDIA GeForce GT 420M) on my TV via HDMI I get this error: Failed to set MetaMode (1) DFP-0: nvidia-auto-select What does this mean and how can I solve the ...
0
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1answer
768 views

Connect Ubuntu to LG TV Issue

i got a LG 32 INCH TV (LG 32PC51) and i try to connect it to GEFORCE 8600GS 512MB CARD , i tried HDMI, VGA and i cannot make it look good without flicking or something that fits to that screen. My ...
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1answer
701 views

Can't boot when HDMI is plugged in?

Ok here is a thing i want use Ubuntu as media center with my 42" Plasma TV connected with HDMI first i installed windows and all worked fine HDMI port worked fine with movies but u know windows ...
2
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1answer
1k views

TV HDMI output and resolution issues; broken after 11.04 upgrade [closed]

I have a Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop w/ Intel graphics: lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary) (rev 0c) My TV is an ...
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3answers
7k views

How can fix HDMI HDTV overscan when I my TV has no aspect ratio setting?

I have a 32" Vizio HDTV. It's a few years old, but running well. I just connected a new nettop to it using HDMI out. It's the Intel 3x00 graphics chipset. I'm seeing overscan, where the resolution in ...