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Questions tagged [tv]

A TV, or television, is a device that allows the user to watch streaming video content. Some TVs allow connection to a computer so that they can be used as a monitor.

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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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Ubuntu phone android tv tablet?

I am a bit confused (about Ubuntu touch/phone/android/tv/tablet). Is the Ubuntu OS for phone the same as Ubuntu for Android If I have a phone with Ubuntu (touch) on it, how do I use it to connect it ...
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How to capture from TV card using mencoder?

How do I capture from tv card (/dev/video0) using mencoder? I tried with mencoder -tv driiver=v4l2:width=640:height=480:norm=pal_nc:inpu t=1:chanlist=us_cable:channel=13 -ffourcc DIVX -fps 25 -ovc ...
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HDHomeRun Dual and Kaffeine

I am trying to get HDHomeRun Dual to work with Kaffeine. I installed DVB per the instructions here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/dvbhdhomerun/wiki/UbuntuPackages but at the end, when I install, I ...
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DVI Monitor and HDMI TV on Intel HD4000

Some please help! I've been working at this for several days (arg!) Asus P8H77-I (DVI, HDMI, VGA) and an i7-3770 (integrated HD4000 graphics). DVI connected to a 1920x1080 monitor HDMI connected to ...
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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 ...
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colors from graphic card gets sometime inverted

Colors from graphic card gets sometime inverted. When I start Ubuntu 12.04 its just fine, but sometimes after some time the colors get inverted. I use a 40" lcd-tv as a monitor, and if I cahnge the ...
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Watch TV on Ubuntu with PCI TV Card (tvtime no sound)

I have bought a Pinnacle PCI TV card: I also installed Tvtime. I am able to see the multiple channels but there is no sound. After some googling I found this is a standard issue with Tvtime. So far ...
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Ubuntu for Android and Ubuntu TV

Does someone know when the Distros Ubuntu for Android and Ubuntu TV will get final? I think this would be great products and I no more want to wait for them.
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How do I switch channel in Me TV?

I've got my USB DVB-T antenna up & running. Also I've got Me TV installed, and I can watch a channel. My problem is that i don't know how to (supposing here it is possible) change channels: I don'...
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How do I completely uninstall TV Maxe ?

I use Ubuntu Precise Pangolin 12.04. I installed TV Maxe using the commands below: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:venerix/blug sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install tv-maxe How do I completely ...
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Picture but no sound when connecting to a TV

I get a good image of the desktop on the TV, but no sound, I'm using a VGA and audio cables to connect a Samsung Netbook to a samsung TV - do I need to do something on the netbook? Andy Murray is in ...
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How do I find the correct Modeline to connect my computer to my Televsion

I've been trying to hook up a Ubuntu computer with my Panasonic TH-42PA60A Plasma television for weeks now. My original question was asked here, which includes all the specifications about the ...
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How to download video from arte+7, arte-tv and similar sites?

Arte tv has a website called arte+7 where some videos are provided for a period of time. But these are not as easy to download as those on youtube and other such websites. Is there a program that ...
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How to change login screen resolution? [duplicate]

Ok so I have a TV set up as my Monitor but with Ubuntu I came across a problem my log in screen is a different resolution than that rest of Ubuntu . This wouldn't be a problem if it wasn't for my TV ...
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Can Ubuntu PC be connected to a Television?

I have old P4 Computer that I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on, and it works fine when connected to a monitor using VGA to VGA connection. I tried connecting the PC to my 44inch television using a VGA (...
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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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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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Hauppauge remote “ok” and “back” buttons not working [closed]

I'm having some issues with getting my remote fully functional with Ubuntu 12.04. Some of the buttons work, but the OK and back buttons don't. I could make do without some of the others, but I really ...
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No useful DVB-T card found

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with 3.2.0-26 kernel and I just added a DVB-T card. I installed the media_build as shown in this page. After that the Restricted Drivers appeared on the screen I installed the ...
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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 could ...
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Can I connect my Ubuntu laptop to my HDTV wirelessly?

There are some devices that allow to connect laptops to High Definition TVs. One good example is Intel WiDi device. The problem is that most of them do not support linux/ubuntu. It would be nice to ...
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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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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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What's the best cheap TV Tuner for Ubuntu? [closed]

My family are switching from cable to having a HTPC. Im going to buy them a Zotac ITX computer with a 520m in it. I have found this cheap tv tuner that I have read works with Linux Will this record ...
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Record TV program from VLC

I am using VLC 2.0.1 to watch TV (DVB-T) through my PCI TV tuner Is it possible to record a TV programm as an .avi or .mp4 file? Can I record it with VLC or another app?
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How do I get 1366x768 resolution working on 12.04 with nvidia GTX275

My PC (VGA Nvidia GTX275) is connected directly to a TV (Philips 42" lcd) and Ubuntu does not recognize the native resolution, the closest working resolution is 1280x768 I have tried some xorg tricks ...
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Re-streaming tv to iPad

I use "air video server" (and "air video client") to stream videos from my computer to my iPad. Recently I found TV-MAXE (which is a sopcast client, I guess) for watching tv on Ubuntu. Is there a way ...
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How to make my DVB-T/FM Tuner work ?

I just purchased a DVB-T/FM Tuner card "AverMedia H830 Hybrid USB" by Avermedia (07ca:0830). Apparently I don't have any DVB-T signal where I live (Or I just can't figure out how to use this 'femon' ...
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intex tv tuner card saa713x tv internal tuner card without FM installation

Please help me to solve this problem. i have tried with the some of the answers with TVtime but i was not able to configure. I am feeling sick to go to windows when i started using linux ubuntu. ...
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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 don'...
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Does Ubuntu-tv work with the mythbackend or tvheadend?

The mythbackend or tvheadend does it work for streaming live tv to smart tv (ubuntu-tv).
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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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No TV Out or S-Video out with Intel GM965 Graphics

I have in the past on the same laptop been able to get TV out and S-Video out working, but now I cannot do it. The VGA output works fine, but I cannot connect it to any TV that does not have that. ...
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AverTV Hybrid+FM PCI

I get card AverTV Hybrid+FM PCI and my old computer died and I move this card the old computer to new computer. In new computer is ubuntu 11.10, I can't work this card, I looking for help in to ...
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How do I get TV out working on an ATI X800 GTO²?

Is there any way to make my graphics card (ATI x800) work with tvout? I know there are no proprietary drivers for this card only the opensource ones. It uses this cable for video out: http://...
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How to watch TV with Me TV?

Please help: Me TV doesn't start (why??) and installing totem-plugins-dvb-daemon doesn't show up in Totem itself - so I can't watch TV with Totem. I installed gnome-dvb-client as well as gnome-dvb-...
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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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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 ...
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Can anybody help me to make Kworld UB445-Q TV tuner work?

Can anybody help me to make Kworld UB445-Q TV tuner work in Ubuntu? Product page here lsusb output: Bus 002 Device 051: ID 1b80:e421 Afatech
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Is there a way to disable or limit system xrandr probes? [closed]

I am currently suffering from a video card related bug (S-video output doesn't work in Natty) which causes my TV screen to flicker every 10 seconds. According to a Launchpad contributor, this is ...
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Connect laptop using Ubuntu 11.04 to TV?

My laptop is Compaq presario cq42. I tried to connect my laptop (using ubuntu 11.04) to my TV with VGA cable. The bootloader menu and login screen are displayed on TV but after logged in, it showed NO ...
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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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How do I troubleshoot S-Video + audio jack output not working?

I connect my laptop to my TV using S-Video + audio jack. This worked perfectly in 10.10 but has stopped working in 11.04. I have tried switching from Ubuntu (Unity) to Ubuntu (No effects) and Ubuntu ...
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How can I make an AverTv tuner work?

I have a PC with AVerMedia AVerTV Super 007. I have been so far unsuccessful in making it work. Could anyone help me? Specs: Intel pentium 4 2gb DDR1 Ubuntu 11.04 Latest updates
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rip (transcode) multiple titles, from a tv series dvd, automatically

I want to rip some tv series. dvd::rip doesnt allow me to transcode all the titles with one click, which means doing the same process many times (20~ eps x many seasons= many videos). Is there any ...
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Home entertainment/DVR solutions

I'm setting up a home entertainment computer that will be taking in video input via cable and displaying recorded tv, DVDs, live tv, as well as playing music and movies via HDMI to a TV. What Media ...
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Can I get TV-out through VGA?

I have a VGA to RCA cable and an Intel Graphic Media Accelerator video card, but I'm not sure if my graphics card has TV-Out function capability through the VGA and if Ubuntu supports this. My laptop ...
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Application for watching online TV

Is there a desktop application that is able to browse and play online TV channels (similar to browser extensions like chrome tv)? I found democracy player, but there are no channels. The application ...
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How do I get an Enter USB TV Box TV tuner aka Gadmei UTV302 to work?

Has anyone had any success in using the Enter USB TV Box from Enter Multimedia? It comes bundled with software that works in Windows. I have had no luck using it in Ubuntu 10.10. Update 1 Here is ...