High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed digital data.

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Cannot get full resolution with Geforce 210

I have GeForce 210 on Ubuntu 13.10 connected with HDMI to a 29 AOC display. The display can do 2560x1080 resolution, the maximum resolution the video card can provide is 2560x1600. However, the best ...
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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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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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Sending sound only through HDMI (kubuntu)

So I am a new user to Ubuntu coming from Windows, and I wanted to connect my PC to the TV via HDMI. I have and it works perfectly, however, I have the sound coming from both the TV and the PC and it ...
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HDMI Audio on Optimus system

I have an Asus G46vw (specs below) running Ubuntu 14.04 build 05/05/14 and this laptop has Intel Card and a discrete 660M. I am very excited to have HDMI working with Optimus. But I have one last ...
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Ubuntu hdmi sound not working

I recently installed ubuntu 13.10, and have been having a lot of problems with sound. I am using my ati 4670 to display picture (which works great) and sound (which doesn't work at all) through hdmi. ...
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Second Monitor not Displaying on Boot up

I have 2 monitors connected one with VGA and one with HDMI. When I boot up the HDMI one doesn't doesn't display anything. I can tell it is recognizing some kind of input (it doesn't go into sleep ...
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Why does unplugging USB Affect HDMI?

Ubuntu 14.04 and GTX660 video card, and from time to time when I unplug my USB cables or plug them in, my HDMI port stops working. My HDMI port is running my second monitor. Desktop tower, plugging ...
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hdmi not waking after suspend

I am running an intel nuc with 13.10. When I wake the computer after suspend the computer activates but hdmi doesn't so I get no picture and end up manually having to reboot.
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blank screen on boot with hdmi tv

I just bought a new notebook HP COMPAQ CQ58-D69SG NOTEBOOK 15.6 (details below). and installed ubuntu 12.04 when i connect it to my tv with HDMI when it is already booted the screen apears, and seems ...
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Ubuntu does not display on my laptop's screen, but does display when connected to TV

I installed Ubuntu 13:10 using the Windows executable through wubi.exe. The image of the OS does not appear on my laptop screen, but when I connect it to a TV via an HDMI cable the image appears ...
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Start desktop manager when display turns on

I have a computer that serves as some kind of HTPC. It's running XUbuntu (12.04, will upgrade in spare time) with XBMC. Everything works great, except one thing. The computer is connected to a ...
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Problems getting 5.1 sorround to reciver [HDMI link]

First question here for me , probably won't be my last either. Recently installed Ubuntu without any issues and I'm now happily running it instead of Windows on all my computers in my home (That's 1 ...
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13.10 and HD 3870 Video Card NOT Duplicate question

I've tried every variant of fglrx I can find and the open source (default) drivers do not display across HDMI. I successfully got video across HDMI once, but I am unsure what I did to get it, it was ...
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Detecting HDMI wiring

I have been trying to get HDMI output to work on my laptop which has Intel HD 4600 and NVidia K2100M for graphics managed by bumblebee. 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4th Gen ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 (Kernel 3.11.0-18-generic) No HDMI Sound

I am a complete noob to Xubuntu. I have been trying all day to get HDMI audio to work, I have a Radeon HD 6800 using a HDMI to TV and I can not do it at all. It shows up in PulseAudio Volume ...
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LG laptop not seeing my HDMI graphics card

im running Ubuntu 12.04 lts and everything works well, great in fact, except one thing, The laptop (LG R710) wont connect to an external TV with HDMI. Another person who worked on my computer said ...
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HDMI not working

I am running ubuntu 12.04 on a Sony Vaio. I connect my laptop to my TV via HDMI. It was working just fine until I got a recent update. My computer recognizes that I have another display plugged in ...
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Is it possible to completely disable video output?

I have a small computer running 12.04. I only control this computer remotely (usually with Teamviewer, I also use ssh occasionally). I want to completely disable the hdmi video output so the desktop ...
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HDMI not acting right

The HDMI on my Gateway NE56r31u acts funny. It will show the splash screen onto a TV but that is it. It doesn't show the mouse and it doesn't show the video that I am playing through VLC. It seems ...
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Wacky Chromebook HDMI: outputs at native screen resolution + no audio

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 + Unity on an Acer Chromebook C720 with Crouton. It's usually connected to an external keyboard, mouse, and HDMI display, but also sometimes used as a standalone laptop. The ...
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No HDMI output option even though hdmi option shows up in pulse audio control - Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

Checked for the answers earlier but the provided solutions didn't work, there was one question exactly the same as mine but it got no answers. As stated in the subject, the hdmi option shows up in ...
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ubuntu 12.04 LTS nVidia driver mirrors second monitor

I have installed ubuntu 12.04,without nvidia driver I can use my Laptop screen and a second screen over the HDMI port of my laptop. For some reason when I install the nVidia driver 331.20 the second ...
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Ubuntu 13.10: Xrandr returns HDMI disconneted

I have an Asus PB278Q that I am trying to hook up to my laptop running Ubuntu 13.10. When I type Xrandr it reports the proper information for screen 0 but says that HDMI-0 is disconnected. I have ...
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No sound over HDMI on Desktop 13.10

I have the option for HDMI and have the output set to 100% but no sound. I get sound from the speaker port on the front of my case and the back but not over HDMI to my TV. I have tried a ton of thing ...
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HDMI to DVI cable causes blackscreen after looking at settings

I've got a monitor hooked up through HDMI that I would like to start routing through my KVM. To do so, I have an HDMI to DVI dongle that I've tested and works fine. I can hot-swap the HDMI cable for ...
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Set headphones as default sound output (defaults to HDMI)

Ubuntu 13.10 on Lenovo U410. The screenshot explains it best after every reboot HDMI is selected as output device. I always have to switch to Headphones (which in fact are speakers and not ...
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HDMI audio output problem not resolved, tried everything

I love ubuntu, but this problem is really a big deal for me! I cant hear audio over my hdmi connection, i have video, but no audio. I have an ASUS k52dr with ubuntu 12.04 and an ATI mobility radeon ...
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Hp dv6 screen related problem

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. It has been working fine on my laptop(Hp Envy dv6),however I'm facing an issue when i log in in Ubuntu the screen goes black and nothing comes up. I have done an initial test ...
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IDT 92hd73c1 HDMI drivers Studio 1535 ubuntu 12.04

So far loving Ubuntu. However when I connect my laptop to my samsung tv via the HDMI connector I get no audio. I've tried going to the audio settings and looked for the HDMI option. There is ...
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Display setting of monitor

I did new installation of Ubuntu 13.10 over old version 12.04.4. My computer: Intel i5-4440 processor. Intel DB85FL motherboard. Samsung SyncMaster 943 monitor. I am using a DVI-I to VGA ...
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How to clone screen with HDMI Nvidia propietary drivers?

I have a Nvidia GT 220 with propietary drivers,and would want to clone screen with mi TV with a HDMI cable,but it only allows me to show another screen,do you know how to do it? Thanks.
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13.10 No Dolby Digital or DTS passthrough with XMBC

I am new Ubuntu User trying to get my feet wet as I am an avid windows user especially in my job. I have a Lenovo H520s with the Intel G640 processor and built in audio. I am having a problem with ...
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xrandr - LDVS1 detected but doesn't actually exist

I have a PC-Mini with one DVI output -- and nothing else. When I check xrandr I see this: LVDS1 connected (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 1024x768 60.0 + 800x600 60.3 ...
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Crackling sound on HDMI output ubuntu 13.04

When using my new laptop's HDMI port to stream a/v to a Onkyo stereo, the sound is crackling. It isn't the cable. Under settings->sound, I choose HDMI/DisplayPort2, in Digital Surround 5.1 output ...
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HDMI not connected, but sound is going through HDMI, and not through speakers

I connected my laptop with TV through HDMI to watch a movie with some friends and all went well. The sound was giong through HDMI, and I had no problems. However, when I turned the computer on today, ...
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No sound using Intel HDMI

Trying to setup a HTPV for family. Analog Stereo works. Connecting the PC via HDMI to a TV brings no sound. In pavucontrol, there is no hdmi even listed. Whats the issue here? MB: AsRock B85M Pro4 ...
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13.10 Gnome side screens

I'm running Gnome 3.10.1 and I'm trying to watch a video on my tv via HDMI cable. The problem I'm encountering is that I have those 2 side screens on the right side of the homescreen that I can ...
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zbox nano ad-10 no HDMI audio 13.10

I am at my wits end. I have spent uncountable number of days following all possible solutions found through Google to no avail. aplay -l provides the following card 0: Generic [HD-Audio Generic], ...
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No HDMI sound in Ubuntu 13.10

I made a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 on my desktop. I have a problem with the sound. As you can see from the screenshot, Ubuntu detected my "HDMI sound card" that is onboard the Gigabyte ...
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Sound on Intel NUC kit DN2820FYKH

As per recommendation, last week I installed the daily ppa for pulse audio and tonight I did a dist-upgrade which gave me a new kernel and this killed sound on my ubuntu. I cannot open the device ...
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HDMI connection disappeared

I'm using a Toshiba laptop running Ubuntu 12.04 on an Intel graphics controller, connected to a Philips monitor through HDMI. One fine day, the connection (let alone the monitor) via HDMI simply ...
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HDMI connection only displays desktop background using Ubuntu 13.10

When I connect the HDMI cable to my laptop, only the desktop background is displayed on my TV. There is no mouse pointer or applications just the background image. I'm using Ubuntu 13.10.
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Monitor not properly recognized

I've Ubuntu 13.10 and i use to monitor: one connected via normal monitor's cable, and another connected via HDMI. At some moment, i turned on my pc and it can't recognize the right size of the ...
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Having some trouble with my nVidia driver on kubuntu 13.10

I wanted to try out Linux again so I downloaded 13.10. I installed on my laptop which is a Dell XPS with two types of video cards, integrated Intel and a nVidia GTX555m. The way this laptop runs in ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.4 64bit and Nvidia Optimus HDMI on Dell N5110

I did a clean install of Ubuntu 12.04.4 64 bit. External display is working through HDMI which is wired to Optimus nVidia graphic card. But the rendering is not good enough. There is a delay. I am ...
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HDMI output on Dell l502x with Ubuntu 12.04

This is yet another post about getting the HDMI output working on del xps l502x. I have got ubuntu 12.04 LTS with bumblee. I running my monitor via the mini display port, but the trouble is getting ...
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HDMI Display Screen Resolution Resets

After I managed to solve my issues with the HDMI - VGA converter by reinstalling Ubuntu, I was wondering why Ubuntu keeps my resolution settings in some cases and loses them in others. I've written a ...
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HDMI to TV keeps dimming in and out?

I connected my Asus ZenBook running Ubuntu 13 to my TV (Panasonic) via HDMI. My main problem is that when I'm watching a movie the screen keeps dimming in and out. It doesn't dim all the way out, just ...
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GB-BXi7-4770R cannot recognize wireless and HDMI sound through port

I cannot access any wireless connections through the wifi, and I cannot hear sound through the HDMI port on my new GB-BXi7-4770R. Originally, I wanted to install XBMCbuntu on my new GB-BXi7-4770R. ...