HDM1 ports are not working on Big screen tv..is there a way to connect laptop to tv using alternate cable


Jul 24, 2017
My HDMI ports are not working on my Big screen tv..is there any way I can connect my laptop to my TV to view Netflix movies on my TV...


Aug 12, 2016

If you know for certain that the HDMI ports are broken, then you might have to get a RCA-HDMI adapter.

I'm not sure how well these work, but unless your TV has other ports, this may be your only option

UPDATE: do not get that cable, upon further research, I realized that HDMI is a digital signal while RCA is analog, so it will not work.
Here is what would most likely work https://www.amazon.com/GANA-Composite-Converter-Adapter-Supporting/dp/B01L8GG6PW/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1500951055&sr=1-3&keywords=rca+to+hdmi


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