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I am having trouble connecting my laptop to the tv. I want to use my television as a computer monitor. I have a proper connection cable but I can't seem to figure out how to get my laptop screen onto the tv. Please help. Thanks!



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It really depends on your laptops operating software and the TV's frequency capability, If it has a "PC" input, VGA, with Vista and Windows 7 it's almost plug-n-play. With XP or older, it's a little harder. In your laptops control panel you will find "Display" that's where you start. Microsoft help and support on your laptop will walk you thru it.
If your TV does not have a PC input, don't waste your time, the picture quality is poor at best. The frequency is not really compatible. You can purchase an adapter to make it work, however, the Radio Shack version at 150 has a lousy picture, and a good adapter costs as much as some monitors! not economical. Hope this helps.

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