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

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HBO and TED talks video maximizes on wrong monitor

I want to stream videos from my laptop to my TV through an HDMI cable that I have bought. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. While I have been able to do this for YouTube videos, I haven't for others like HBO ...
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HDMI out doesn't give sound 13.10

I've installed ubuntu on HP-pavilion. It has a ATI video card. I used to run windows7 on it just as a media centre. I want to do the same just with Ubuntu. I've found multiple topics with similar ...
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HDMI not working on Ubuntu 13.04

If I connect my TV with my laptop with a HDMI cable, my TV displays only the desktop even if on the laptop I see something else. What should I do?
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Problem getting 4K (UHD) output to Sony 65" 4K TV XBR-65X900A

I think I have tried everything... but hoping someone here can show me I haven't tried everything. I am unable to select or configure an output above 1080p on my Ubuntu machine. I have tried latest ...
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How to choose between HDMI and displayport sound output using radeon free drivers

My graphics card is a VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Turks XT [Radeon HD 6670/7670] I'm using open source drivers and have 3 screens plugged in, using DVI, HDMI ...
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No Audio out in Ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed. I cannot get my audio to work. I have hdmi output to Samsung TV. Under sound settings I have Digital Ouput (S/PDIF) and Analog Output but neither give me the option ...
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Can't select supported max. resolution with HDMI Ubuntu 13.10 AMD card

I've got an AMD graphics card (6900 series) and just installed the beta driver (after fighting with the stable one). I'm also using a screen with 2560x1440 resolution connected via HDMI which works ...
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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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NVIDIA GT220 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm new to Linux/Ubuntu all together. Installed it on my first PC build last night and I'm having trouble getting the drivers set. I currently have the card in the board and I have Nvidia 319 ...
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HDMI audio not working on XBMCbuntu (12.10), working on Ubuntu 13.04 LiveUSB. Need assistance troubleshooting (Alsa logs inside) [closed]

I'm trying to get my HDMI audio working on my new HTPC (Intel NUC D54250WYK w/ Intel HD5000). I installed XBMCbuntu, which uses Ubuntu 12.10 (3.5.0-44-generic). HDMI audio not working. Tried 13.04 ...
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Cannot switch to HDMI output

When I installed Ubuntu I had to disable my graphics card (Radeon 6570) and work off the integrated one because Ubuntu did not have the proper drivers for the graphics card. When I installed Ubuntu I ...
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Keep External HDMI Monitor ON

I am running XBMC (Frodo) on an Asus U47A laptop (Intel Sandybridge graphics) with Ubuntu 12.04. The laptop is connected to an older Phillips 27" tube HDTV via HDMI. What I would like is for XBMC to ...
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No sound through HDMI after trying other options

Hi all recently installed ubuntu 64 bit... Total noob to ubuntu so if anyone can help me in really simple terms how to play sound through my television using the hdmi cable it would be appreciated ...
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No HDMI output decteded

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 and trying to connect to my TV using the HDMI port on my computer. But nothing happens when I plug it in, and clicking on Detect Displays in the display settings does nothing. ...
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external monitor no longer recognized when connected VGA, freezed computer when connected with HDMI

I'm using 13.04 on a thinkpad X230. I had routinely used a VGA cable to plug in my external ASUS monitor. when entering the "disply" app, ubuntu would recognize it as "ancor communications", and ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 External Monitor

I am trying to hook my Samsung Series 7 Chronos to a projector, If I type the command 'disper -l', I can detect the HDMI display, but if I do 'Fn + F4', my monitor shuts off, the external monitor ...
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Hdmi sound output

Hello I just built my first computer and it works fantastic all except for no sound from my hdmi output. I was wondering if this is perhaps a driver issue or when I built the computer I chose HD audio ...
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xrandr does not show hdmi

I'm trying to connect my DELL INSPIRON N5110(Ubuntu 13.04) to SAMSUNG S24C350H Monitor via HDMI. When i plug my cable to laptop and to the monitor nothing happened. I tried System Settings -> ...
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How do I get my sound to work

I recently installed ubuntu 13.10 and am having trouble with no sound output. This was never an issue with 11, which was the last one I used. I am using an HDMI cable for video and audio this time ...
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No ATI HDMI Audio. Ubuntu 13.10. A10-6500k

I have tried so many things and can't get this to work. I am using the AMD A10-6500k on a ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+ Motherboard. I have installed multiple versions of the AMD Catalyst Propietary driver and ...
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Xubuntu 13.04 HDMI sound Problem

I am having an issue with HDMI audio output with xubuntu 13.04. I did a clean install, downloaded updates after installation, am currently on kernel 3.8.0-33-generic. I have checked, and reloaded ...
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Questions on Ubuntu 13.04 on ASUS Z87-PRO motherboard : Bluetooth and Display [duplicate]

I have recently purchased a ASUS Z87-PRO motherboard and installed Ubuntu 13.04. Everything seemed working fine. But, I have the following questions. 1) Ubuntu detected the bluetooth. When I tried to ...
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Black Screen - ELD Buf Size of 0, force 128

yesterday an update came up on my Ubuntu 13.04 (64bit). Kernel and some other stuff. I've installed the update, but didn't reboot quite than because I've planned to shutdown my PC anyways an hour ...
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No HDMI sound on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm very new to Ubuntu/Linux. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my laptop (nVidia gpu) in dual boot, and, with some help from Google, I'm almost ready to go. The only thing that I can't figure out is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 resolution stuck on 640x480

I am new to Ubuntu and I was trying to get my HDMI enabled TV to work with my Ubuntu 12.04 computer and I installed a Nvidia driver using the "additional drivers" program. After that didn't work, I ...
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External display suddenly not detected

I have a Lenovo IdeaPad U410 running Ubuntu Desktop 13.04. I have an external monitor that I connect to via HDMI, and it's worked flawlessly for six months. I plug in my laptop, it detects the ...
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External HDMI poor quality

When pluging an external HDMI display, it get detected and everything was supposed to be working right out of the box, except that when set the resolution to 1920x1080, the display on HDMI is really ...
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Suddenly today, no HDMI on both Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 7. What is HDA driver?

In the past, I just plug in hdmi, then boot laptop, and I have display on tv. Today my tv reads as "No Signal". When I go into "sound" on dashboard, there is No HDMI option. I don't understand what ...
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Switch sound to HDMI in Lubuntu without installing additional packages

Lubuntu doesn't use pulse audio, only ALSA. The only tools that come with it are alsamixer, alsactl, and aplay. I have already managed to output sound from my TV using this command: aplay -D ...
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Make persistent expanded screen preferences when using multiple monitors

I'm currently running Xubuntu 13.10 with the 3.12rc7 kernel on a Sony Vaio Pro 13 notebook. When I connect my LCD TV through HDMI nothing happens in first instance. Only when I go to my display ...
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Cannot establish maximum resolution on ASUS PB278Q

I've recently bought brand new ASUS PB278Q monitor. When trying to connect to my laptop, everything works great, except that I can't get the native resolution of my monitor (2560x1440) working. The ...
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No HDMI Audio on Radeon 6770 connected via HDMI to my TV

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 and everything works great except there is no audio. I am using a Radeon 6770 connected via HDMI to my TV but under sound settings there is only analog or digital ...
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Sound not working after ending HDMI connection

I have an HP Envy 15t-j000 installed with Ubuntu 13.10. When connecting my computer to a monitor via HDMI, I have no problem getting the sound to come from the monitor speakers. My problem is that ...
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My screen is bigger than my TV, how can I change the size?

I'm running Ubuntu on a Mid-2010 Mac Mini with in-built Nvidia 320M graphics, it's connected to a 32" LCD TV via HDMI cable. The edges of the screen are 'cut off' somewhat, and changing the resolution ...
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If external display is connected {“Lid is closed : Do nothing” } else{ “Lid is closed: Suspend” }?

My laptop suspends when I close the lid, as I want it to. However, when I connect an external display (HDMI) and keyboard (USB), I like to be able to close the lid of the laptop, without suspending ...
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No HDMI sound on ubuntu 13.10

I have my computer connected to my Sony TV, the HDMI video output works fine but I cant get the audio to work. I can see the HDMI output option in the sound settings but nothing happens. When I plug ...
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How can I force primary display output after turning off monitor?

I have a single HDTV attached to a single video card by two connections - VGA and HDMI through a receiver. HDMI is preferential for convenience. I only need VGA occasionally as it matches the native ...
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13.10 broke radeon HDMI audo

Makes me so angry that after finally figuring out to modify grub configuration to set radeon.audio=1 13.10 update killed my audio. Zero sound through HDMI. How to fix this? Dell Zino HD.
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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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Can I install on Dell Studio 1535 laptop? [duplicate]

I have an old Dell Studio 1535 laptop running Vista. It runs like garbage. I'm thinking of purchasing a new laptop for most purposes, but thought I would repurpose the old one as a media ...
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Using HDMI to my TV all works fine but XBMC wont open to the TV only to the laptop screen?

Everything else works fine. It loads fine but then the HDMI connection drops and it goes to the Laptop screen. I've looked through settings and can't find alternate display methods other than Display ...
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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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Why 's my HP Laptop's HDMI turning off when I close my laptop lid?

HP PAVILION G6 UBUNTU 12.10 I've disabled the screen-saver, suspend etc from gconf-editor and /etc/.../ sys files only to fail in my quest each time with no particular success. This might've been a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 does not recognize HDMI and displayport outputs in Dell Precision M4700

I've just bought a TV/monitor and when is connected to my laptop by DP output nothing happens. It only shows a log saying "There is no signal coming from your computer". The same for the HDMI output. ...
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playstation3 via hdmi input on ubuntu audio issue

I have an AlienWare m17xr3 laptop with switchable Radeon HD6990 and HDMI input. When I connect a playstation 3 everything works fine, but there is no sound. Has anyone any idea why there is no sound ...
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How do I modify GRUB to load my HDMI driver before stage 2 is loaded?

I dropped my laptop a few weeks ago and broke the screen. The machine itself is still usable I just need to use my TV as a PC monitor. However, the TV currently will not load until after Grub stage 2 ...
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HDMI Displaying on TV but Not Displaying Correctly. Fixes?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. This is the strangest problem ever and I have no idea how to describe it, but I'll try. I got the audio working with the HDMI, and then it shows my Ubuntu desktop on the TV ...
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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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How to send Audio through HDMI to Amplifier (Not a TV)?

I have an HDMI cable connected to an amplifier (not a TV), and I can't figure out for the life of me how to get Ubuntu to output sound through the cable. It works fine on windows, so I know it isn't a ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 does not detect HDMI

I have just upgraded my Dell M1330 with Intel GM965 graphics from 12.04 to 13.04 (fresh install). Now when I plug in an external monitor on HDMI, nothing happens. It seems that HDMI is only detected ...