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

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Ubuntu doesn't detect hdmi connection

Whenever I try to connect my laptop on my TV through HDMI connection, it doesn't work (VGA does). Here is the output for xrandr: Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 1366 x 768, maximum 32767 x ...
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No audio through HDMI - nvidia gfx

I have read a lot of posts about this, mainly it is people with ATI cards or people that havnt got the option to choose HDMI audio. But it just ain't my problem, afaik. I have installed my Graphics ...
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Help Getting HDMI Output with Bumblebee

Running Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. Gnome Shell as interface. Graphics card of nVidia GT555M. Drivers - Bumblebee and not nVidia's. Can get great VGA support (which is also on card) and optimal screen ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 cannot recognizes HDMI

I've a DELL XPS 15 with NVidia Optimus tech, and after Ubuntu upgrade it can't recognize my HDMI/DisplayPort anymore. After connect my HDMI it just doesn't appear in my Display application. I know ...
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HDMI audio fails speaker-test

EDIT: This is not a duplicate of No sound on HDMI with Radeon driver. I have followed those instructions to update grub, and the problem persists. I'm having no luck getting HDMI audio to work. I've ...
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How do I output display at 2560x1080? (am trying to add modeline with xrandr)

I'm trying to use xrandr to add a custom resolution for my 2560x1080 AOC monitor. I've been given the VESA timings by the manufacturer (attached), but I'm not sure what I should be doing with them: ...
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GeForce 9300M GS hdmi audio not working

my laptop seems to no longer support audio over hdmi after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04. lspci output: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 4 Series Chipset Memory Controller Hub (rev 07) ...
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HDMI sound without overscan on open-source drivers?

Is there a way to have a regular scanned display with audio via an HDMI connection on open-source drivers? Possibly a way to force DVI video output over HDMI instead of 1080p? Machine: Dell Studio ...
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Lenovo X1 - HDMI Output

I'm facing problems with HDMI output to my TV (Ölevia HD-TV). When I connect HDMI cable computer / tv I can see the detect each other, and on display configuration I can see the other display, but for ...
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TV Screen disconnect when playing sound over hdmi

I just spent hours to configure the sound to work with HDMI. My last problem is, when I start playing sound the TV screen goes on and off, like when you change the resolution. When I stop playing ...
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(Ubuntu 14.10) 3 Monitors on laptop with Intel HD Graphics 4000

I have an HP Touchsmart laptop that has a 3rd-gen Intel Core i3-3120M with integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. I'd like to be able to use my internal display, an HDMI display, and a VGA display (I have ...
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HDMI issue with Macbook pro 8,1 on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Macbook pro (MBP) 8,1 OSX version 10.7.5, and I'm am running Ubuntu 14.04 I have been trying to connect my MBP to my TV with my HDMI cable but it seems like Ubuntu does not detect anything ...
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Purple line on left side of screen when I use graphics card's hdmi port

My graphics card is a nVidia GeForce GTX 660 2GB. When I plug HDMI into mobo it works fine. When I plug it into the graphics card (with 2nd monitor too) it shows a purple vertical line on the left ...
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5.1 HDMI Mixed Channels, Stuttering/Choppy Audio

I've bought an Intel Core i3 4130 with a Gigabyte H87N-WIFI motherboard with the intention of creating an HTPC. I'm trying out Ubuntu 13.10 on a live USB and everything works except for 5.1 Surround ...
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HDMI automatically clones when connected, does not appear in “Displays”

I've been looking for days to figure out what is going on but I am completely lost. I am unable to control the screen settings on my external monitor (HDMI). The external display is not detected at ...
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Why is my HDMI audio not recognized?

On a previous installation my audio for HDMI did work, but on a fresh new install of Ubuntu desktop 13.04 my HDMI is not detected. My goal is to get HDMI + analog audio simultaneously. I am using ...
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Dual monitor connected to hdmi port not detecting on Dell Vostro 3750

I am using Dell Vostro 3750 laptop with 2 monitors. OS Kubuntu 13.04 1 monitor I connected with VGA and it is working fine. But another monitor connected to HDMI port is not detected. I connected ...
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How do I disable dual screen after connect HDMI cable?

I plugged the HDMI connector and turned on the computer, but when the log in screen appears the laptop screen appears split in 2, one top and one bottom. The external monitor connected via HDMI works ...
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HDMI not detected Ubuntu 12.10 - ATI Radeon HD 6670

Brand new to Linux, so help a young blood out :-) (I'm a novice/hobby programmer, but completely new to Linux command syntax, etc) Brand new everything Rig. Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10. Ubuntu ...
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Nvidia GTS 450 HDMI problem

Problem: I have a Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 video card and a Samsung TV Series 4 43 and I have it connected to my computer via a Mini HDMI cable and all the hardware works perfectly. I installed 12.04 ...
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Dell Inspiron HDMI not working

My Machine is a Dell make and the model is Inspiron-N5110 It has a Nvidia 540M graphics card in it. I cannot connect my laptop to the TV via HDMI and i tried installing bumblebee, nvidia-current, but ...
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HMDI sound output not detected if VGA monitor connected at boot

The option to output my sound through HDMI TV (as seen below) does not appear if I boot my machine (an ASUS laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 with open-source drivers) while my VGA monitor is connected as ...
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Ubuntu is not working properly with videos and DVDs

NOTE: Please lock this topic, a friend of mine found out I was installing the wrong Drivers, which is probably the reason why this didn't work in the first place. (before anyone says it, yes, I am an ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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HDMI sound no longer works after updating from 13.04 to 13.10

In 13.04 HDMI sound never worked until I did the following.. sudo gedit /etc/default/grub Edit the line: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="" to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="radeon.audio=1" Run: Sudo update-grub ...
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Dell Inspiron HDMI not working Inspiron-N5110

I`m now install ubuntu 12.10 the problem cannot connect my laptop to the TV via HDMI i read the this post problem to find setep one /etc/bumblebee/bumblebee.conf This folder ("bumblebee") does not ...
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Screen glitch: unplugging HDMI 14.04

The issue is that if I unplug the HDMI coming from my external monitor (i have many and it wasn't dependent on the make/model) the screen on my laptop gets essentially cut in half, displaying half of ...
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Nvidia GeForce GT 720M + closed drivers + hdmi means crashed

I tried submitting this question on Linux Mint forum but nobody answer me. I understand it's dedicated for Ubuntu but this should be similar. From over a year i'm using my laptop asus X550VC using ...
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Flickering Mouse Cursor in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm a newbie on Ubuntu. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Dell XPS 17-L702x and I have two Samsung syncmaster s24b350 connected. Now my problem is that the mouse cursor is flickering very often and ...
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Screen cut off on right in fullscreen apps

i just installed the latest amd drivers and i noticed that in some fullscreen apps (dota2), the screen is cut off on the right and the cursor is slightly moved to the left my resolution is ...
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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.