Forum discussion tagged with HDMI.
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    Question Trouble connecting projector to receiver and connecting laptop to receiver to stream video and sound to 5.1 speaker surround system

    Curious if any of yall know the answer to my audio/video problem. So I'm trying to get my home theater set up. I have a benQ projector, a new yamaha receiver from costco, and 5 speakers. I'm trying to stream video from computer to the projector and have audio go through my surround sound...
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    Question how to Connect Soundbar through PC GPU HDMI port?

    Soundbar: Bose soundbar 700 Motherboard: Z370 AORUS ULTRA GAMING 2.0 GPU: Nvidia geforce 1060 6GB I want to connect my PC to the soundbar which i mentioned above, I have optical output in motherboard which works perfectly, but i want to try it in HDMI out of GPU because of higher bitrate. I...
  3. EnDy_S

    Question How does connection type affect how the sound is processed in a 5.1 sound in home cinema system?

    Hello everyone, I don't have any experience building home cinema systems, so I'm looking for some explanation in layman's terms. Not all of these questions will be applicable to my situation, but I want to get a clear picture of how this works nevertheless. I already have a few assumptions...
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    Question USB type C video output

    I am about to buy 8 in 1 docking station with HDMI output port: https://www.ebay.com/itm/8-in-1-USB-C-Hub-Type-C-Multiport-Card-Reader-Adapter-4K-HDMI-For-MacBook-Pro-A/333245320844 It connects via USB-C. Will USB-C/HDMI interface work with notebook ASUS UX360C? It says in ASUS manual, that...
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    Question Issue with Blu Ray Player Connected to Soundbar

    Hello- For starters, my setup: TV: Sony XBR-85X900F Soundbar: Samsung HW-N950 Sony UBP-X700 4K Blu Ray Player Xfinity X1 Cable Box Xbox One Kinivo 301BN HDMI Switch Cable box, Blu Ray Player, and Xbox One connected to inputs on Kinivo Switch. Output on Kinivo Switch connected to input on...
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    Question How to mix HDMI and AUDIO on my Yamaha RX-V685 receiver

    Hi, I want to set up the audio part of my amp to play audio from my HDMI connection (which'd be a laptop) and an external mike connected via red/white cables to AUDIO in. There used to be an option to do this on my older 683 amp, but I can't figure out how to do this now on the newer model...
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    Question Laptop Broken Monitor - self-inflicted driver issue

    Hi, I have a Lenovo laptop that has a broken screen. I've been using an HDMI external monitor for a little bit. There was an AMD graphics card driver update that buggered things up. So I did the stupidest thing and in device manager, I removed the driver like a twit, which of course stopped...
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    Question Help needed getting chrome cast to work through AV receiver.

    Seriously need help to configure this set up! I have a Humax HDR -75 10T set top box Pioneer VSX -534 AV Receiver Samsung LA40 M81BD TV Chrome cast. Currently have set up with HDMI cables running from one of two HDMI IN on TV to HDMI OUT on AV receiver HDMI IN on AV to only HDMI Port on STB...
  9. Welve

    Question Do 4K TVs actually have native 120hz refresh rates? And if so, what's the point?

    Hey All, I have read so much about refresh rate from so many sources and I am so confused. What I know: 4K has two native refresh rates 60 hz/120 hz TVs are commonly branded as 120, 240 etc, usually have half of their advertised refresh rates TVs have HDMI 2.0a as the standard connection Max...
  10. LordElites

    Question 1440p 144hz displayport monitor to hdmi laptop

    How do I utilize the 144hz on my monitor with my laptop that does not have a display port but only an HDMI port? Is there an adapter I can get and if so which one do I get?
  11. prrooo

    Question Streaming to a display from a camcorder via HDMI

    Hey guys! So I was wondering if it was possible to use a camcorder (or something similar) to relay a video feed via HDMI to a few screens (offline without the use of the internet) preferably with low latency. It is for an educational institute to relay information to a larger audience. Any sort...
  12. mpinnamaneni1

    Question The conversion from HDMI (source) to USB-C( Reciever)

    Bidirectional Cable In my laptop HDMI is the only option, meantime USB-C is the only option for monitor. I want to Display 4K content from your HDMI laptop to external USB-C equipped monitor. I sit possible, Because on the online I can see only USB-C to HDMI only. Please list the...
  13. markc1999

    Question HDMI pinout for Sylvania TV

    Where can i find this? Model LD320SS8 I want to connect a breakout board to it
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    Question audio from TV and PC to one 5.1 system

    I want to use my Sony HT-RT3 5.1 system (Dolby only) for my TV and PC. I have been using my Samsung UHD TV as my computer monitor via the PC's GPU hdmi for both display and basic audio. I, of course, get stereo sound from my TV speakers. The TV is connected to the mentioned surround speakers...
  15. Revnus

    Question Broken LCD + Lost password.

    My cousin died two weeks ago. My uncle wants to access his notebook and the files like pictures and so on. Im trying to help him. The problem is that we don't have my cousin's login password (admin windows 10 linked to email password), we dont have the email account password, and the lcd...
  16. the Eco

    Question Laptop HDMI lag

    Hi everyone, i have a Dell XPS 15 9570 Every time i connect my laptop to my TV via HDMI, both my laptop and TV start stuttering every 5 second or so(both audio and video). First i thought it was a resolution problem, so i switched from 4k to 1080p(laptop's native resolution) but it kept lagging...
  17. TheDudeAdibes

    Question HDMI source not supported on Epson Projector.

    Hi folks, Hoping someone can help. There appears to be some knowledgeable people on here. I have a Yamaha RX-V673 receiver. It has a Amazon Fire TV, android box and PS4 going into HDMI inputs. The HDMI output is linked to a TV. All works perfectly. I recently added an Epson EB-W39 HD...
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    How can I hook up Samsung TV HDMI to alpine head unit with ai inpuy

    I want to run the sound through my head unit TV doesn’t have RCA jacks I can get a conversion for RCA to AI Cable but I need an AI to HDM1 Cable will the to even be able to communicate
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    144hz Screen connected to laptop

    So i have an MSI GV62 7RD https://www.msi.com/Laptop/GV62-7RD/Specification And the XL2411P https://zowie.benq.com/en/product/monitor/xl/xl2411p.html The XL2411P supports 144hz and i use an HDMI 2.0 and that should be able to do the job but- My laptop doesn't have an displayport so that isn't an...
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    Can not connect epsom projector to soundbar

    I am currently trying to connect my Samsung sound bar into my ex5260/pro epson projector. Currently my PlayStation plugged straight into projector and is using the projectors sound. I tried connecting HDMI from sound bar into my second hdmi port in my projector and nothing happened!!! (The...
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    How do I fix this display issue?

    I bought a new HDMI to VGA adapter for my laptop (Lenovo Flex 15, model 20309.) When I connected it to my Dell (E228WFP) monitor, it cut out the bottom and was blurry. I fixed it by duplicating my laptop screen. How do I fix it so that I don't have to use my laptop screen?
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    how do i connect hp laptop win 10 to an RCA model 26LA30RQ hdmi port?

    how do i connect hp laptop win 10 to an RCA model 26LA30RQ hdmi port?
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    Hdmi to coaxial converter for Blu-ray recorder?

    Hello community, I have a satellite TV box and I've just bought a Panasonic Blu-Ray recorder. My problem is that the satellite box has an hdmi output and a scart output, but the Panasonic recorder doesn't have an hdmi input, only an antenna coaxial input. Of course I can use the scart connection...
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    Does Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD support Audio Return Channel? Thanks...

    I have a Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD TV. I'm connecting it to a new receiver using the available HDMI port. There is an HDMI/ARC capability mentioned with the receiver if the old TV offers that capability. How can I know if it does? Thank you!
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    DVD hdmi only. Old tuner. No sound

    I just got a new DVD player with hdmi as the only output. Old Sony tuner. Have picture no sound. Got a hdmi splitter and hdmi to rca converter thinking that would help but still no sound. DVD to splitter. Splitter to TV. Splitter to rca converter to tuner. No go. Am I overthinking this? Can...
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    Can't run VGA when I plugged it into my Windows 10 laptop

    Good day sir. I wanted to ask for assisstance on how can I project images through plugging VGA into my Asus X441n laptop. I have tried installing and updating drivers. But it still didn't work. I ask the technician here and he said that I should update my Windows, because my windows 10 has...
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    How to get Surround System from my TV

    Hi, I've got a LG Smart TV (65UJ752T-TB) and a Philips DVD HTS (HTS3548W) and i can't get surround system from my TV. Im using a HDMI cable and connected it to my TV's HDMI ARC... I've changed TV's sound settings to HDMI-ARC and same with my HTS and nothing. The HTS works perfectly fine and...
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    Home cinema blu ray sound set up help.

    I have a Panasonic blu ray player (only has hdmi connection) connected to my projector the projector is then sent to my Sony amp through red and white phonos but I get no sound just image. I'm lost at what to do next. I have checked all audio and display functions in all menus. Panasonic...
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    When i hook my computer up to my tv thru my hdmi cable they do not match up. The computer will have one wallpaper on it and th

    My computer and tv both have pictures when hooked thru hdmi but will not link up the same and i cant watch movies or do anything from computer to tv. Is this maybe a short in my hdmi or a me thing?
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    Sir, I have lg tv 32" with hdmi port and dell pc core 2 quard with gts 450 but not working the hdmi port what is the problem

    hdmi port is not working but the dvi giving the 1360 resolution and working properly
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    Optical plug in and HDMI

    Hello. I have samsung tv 55" UHD 4K Smart and bose sound bar 700. I connected to tv, but still no sound. How to fix this problem? No sound on HDMI and optical cable.
  32. RacAtat007

    Audio delay over HDMI on PC

    Not sure if this is the best place to ask this but it's audio related. My problem is that audio and video get out of sync whenever I watch something on my PC. This only happens when I have the audio coming through my monitor speakers via HDMI directly into the GPU. I have a pair of USB...
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    Unstable HDR signal from PC to 4k Samsung TV????

    I’m at my whits end trying to figure this out I am trying to pass a 4k/60hz/HDR signal from my computer to my TV using a newly purchased HDMI 2.0b cable. The HDMI is connected to my Gigabyte G1 GTX 1080 through 2.0b capable HDMI port, routed through a 30ft new HDMI 2.0b cable (link posted...
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    Pub wants to watch rugby on two tvs

    My pub is showing Rugby soon and they want to have two tvs but I only have one amazon stick. Would it be possible to plug the amazon stick in to a female hdmi that splits in to two male hdmi cables and I can hook them in the two tvs? Like this but hdmi insted of usb...
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    Solved! Laptop with HDMI 2.0a or 2.0b to play HDR content on a tv

    So I need a laptop that can output HDR content on a TV, cheaper - better as it will have a more than enough spec for my use. Any suggestions? ideally i'd like to spend less than 1k if possible. Thanks
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    Optical tv to hdmi sound bar

    I have a Samsung TV with optical out and a Panasonic sound bar with both optical and hdmi input. I do have hdmi input on my TV but it will not send sound through to soundbar, the only way I can get sound from TV to soundbar us through optical cable but it does not produce such a good sound as if...
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    Solved! convert HDMI to USB at 4k resolution and surround sound capability

    How can I convert an HDMI output from streaming devices like Roku or Amazon Fire into a USB input? I want to connect streaming device like Roku to USB input of 4k Blu Ray player.
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    Solved! Connect roku with male hdmi to coax 75 ohm tv input (adapter)?

    I am wanting to find a solution to connect Roku Streaming stick with HDMI (Male) to 75 Ohm coax TV input? Is there an adapter / or converter to:do this at a reasonable price?
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    Solved! Question about Dolby Atmos via HDMI ARC and SK8

    Hello everybody, I hope someone will know to answer my question. I am thinking of buying LG SK8 soundbar because of Dolby Atmos. I have LG OLED55B7 TV (supports Atmos) and LG UP970 4K BluRay player (also has Atmos support). As you can see, I already have those two LG devices, so it only makes...
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    Strange freezing problem when connect HDMI to TV

    My plasma TV does not recognize computers with HDMI but recognize a blueray player. I have a strange problem between: - Dell Plasma TV - Acer Laptop with Geforce GTX 1050ti GPU and - Samsung Laptop with the only built-in graphics card - A Blu-ray disc player - Firstly, I connected to Samsung...
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    Solved! Help regarding Sound issues with Samsung TV

    I have recently plugged my PC (win 7) with USB but no HDMI ports to my samsung TV with HDMI. Graphics work fine but with no sound. I know I need to get a HDMI cable for the TV but which adaptor do I need for the PC which has a HDMI port. There are loads out there but dont want to waste my money...
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    Solved! Laptop screen goes blank when HDMI connected

    Can you share us the link with which driver has to be downloaded
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    Solved! Connected TV to PC with HDMI to USB cable nothing

    I'm trying to watch my movies from PC to TV. I bought a cable that has HDMI one side and USB the other side as my PC has no female HDMI input?
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    Solved! Laptop not connection thru HDMI

    My Laptop used to work fin when i plug it to the tv which is pluged everyday cuz i use it all the time but today after i did a reboot it didnt work i tried a different tv and differenc cables but the problem seems to be on the pc idk if its the port or windows but im really stressed out right...
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    How can I stream from my laptop through my Dish receiver using HDMI?

    I'm trying to connect my laptop to my tv using my Dish receiver in order to stream from my laptop. I've connected the HDMI cable to both my laptop and the receiver, but I'm unable to stream to my tv.
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    Solved! Getting sound from alienware monitor

    I have 2 hdmi ports on this monitor, (hdmi 1)one goes to computer, (hdmi 2) to cable box for tv. Question is can I get (hdmi 2) to play through the computer speakers?
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    pioneer hdmi mutes when switching inputs on tv

    When I power on my system with Pioneer AV receiver and Samsung smart TV my receiver digital audio icon is always blinking and doesn't pass audio. I almost always have to switch to next HDMI input on receiver and then back to "wake it up" and get audio. Sources are all HDMI to TV and then 1...
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    How do I connect my kindle fire to my TCL roku t.v

    It says hdmi has no signal
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    Solved! Auto shutdown HT and monitor

    Hello I have some issues... My setup is like this, from PC I have a HDMI cable to Samsung HT and from HT to the monitor another HDMI cable. Is there any possibility when I shut down the computer to also close/shutdown HT and monitor? Or at least the monitor when I'm closing the HT? I'm getting...
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    No volume Bose

    I have a Samsung DLP with a Bose 321, Samsung Blu-ray, Fios Cable, recently purchased a Firestick to stream Amazon movies. I have a HDMI switch to assist with the HDMI cables, I connected all the HDMI cables to the switch, the switch to the TV, the Bose has a HDMI and Optical cable to the TV ...
  51. R

    Solved! 1x4 splitter and audio setup

    Hello Hope someone can help. I have 4 televisions on a 1x4 splitter 4K HDMI. two of them are 4k only. No problem at all with the video. I have the xfinity cable box split to the splitter directly. I have an Onkyo 9.2 787 with many 2.2 HDMI's. Help me to connect. When connecting directly to...
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    Solved! Firestick for CRT-TV ?

    I have a CRT-TV with coax and RCA inputs, no HDMI. Is there an HDMI to analog adapter available that will actually work, less than the price of a new 32-36” TV ? Thanks-
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    Get all features from Yamaha YAS-207 with correct connection.

    Hi everyone. I stack, really stack and need your help. How to connect the soundbar to get 4k DTS:X sound from the TV, Apple TV, and PS4 Slim. I want to get DTS:X sound from PS4, watch 4k DTS:X movies from TV USB and Apple TV. My setup TV Philips 49puh4900/88 (400гц,Ultra HD 4k) Connection...
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    cant connect new soundbar to my LG32Lk500BPTA

    can anyone help me,my have rca connection and HDMI but HDMI is input only NOT(ARC)
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    (Laptop connect HDMI to TV) TV Sound Volume drop when bass hit

    Connected laptop to TV via HDMI, image and sound are present. Problems is the sound, when play music or movies, when the bass hit in, the volume was heard automatically lowered, and increase back after bass faded. If I play USB thumb drive on the tv, I don't find this issue, the volume are...
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    Solved! Help with a laptop and a monitor

    Hi so i was wondering if this laptop https://www.ultrabookreview.com/19469-acer-nitro-5-review-coffee-lake/ can run on my 144hz screen ViewSonic XG2402 2 the laptop only has hdmi and 1x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C 1. can i get at list 120hz with that laptop on my screen if i buy an adaptor or...
  57. S

    Solved! My laptop won't connect to a PC via HDMI.

    I have a laptop with a broken screen which I use televisions for as a monitor. I just got a larger TV second hand, and the computer will only display the boot-up process. The second it gets to the login screen, the display shuts down and goes back to displaying "No Signal". I know the HDMI cord...
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    My Asus X441N Laptop cannot project.

    When I connect my Asus X441N laptop to the Acer projector through either vga or hdmi, it doesn't project any features from my laptop. But when my friend connect her ASUS X441N laptop to the same projector, it automatically projects to the projector what has been there on her laptop. I am...
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    No 5.1 sound from Netflix

    Hello all, I have a samsung ht-j5150 5.1 audio system and i have it hooked up to a philips 50PUS6503/12 via a high speed hdmi cable with ethernet (in the ARC hdmi slot). The problem is that regardless of the audio setting i choose on the tv or samsung audio system, i can't get 5.1 to play from...
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    Placing HDMI/ARC Between Receiver and TV

    Howdy. I've scoured the archives but haven't seen this particular question: I currently have a single HDMI cable running from my Denon receiver to my TCL Smart TV's HDMI-ARC jack. Works great. However, I want to get the audio from the TV to run to both Zone 1 AND Zone 2 on my receiver. Zone...