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S-Video Troubleshooting - PC to TV

By zigalog
Jan 24, 2009
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  1. Sorry, new to the board and just posted this in the introduction area!

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    Only the desktop background image is being shown on my TV, which makes me think I am close. I have adjusted to the screen resoltuion and color quality to no avail...any suggestions? I'm trying to watch a movie on my TV which is being played on my laptop. Thank you!!
  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,251

    Hi

    sounds like you have chosen to extend the desktop onto the second monitor/TV, if you want an exact replica of the desktop then you need to use "Clone" not extend, not all cards support cloning in which case you cant do it.
    regards
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