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Can't get tv to come on as second monitor

by Alexander m / February 18, 2005 2:09 AM PST

I am stuck in bed most of the time and I am running xp.
The tv is hooked up with an s-video cable and tv plays on the computer, but I don't know how to get the programs to play on the tv.
I am 77 years old and an-incomplete quad so I am running a multimedia and need some help.

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try this
by neil.1 / February 18, 2005 2:19 AM PST

right click your mouse on a clear part of your screen {not on a program or your task bar} .select properties...display properties will on settings..then click on advanced [dont no what graphics card you have} look for display and click on that .you should see tv screens there ..just click the on with tv above. it should turn green...hope it helps


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Re: try this
by alex2796 / February 18, 2005 3:06 AM PST
In reply to: try this

just a note... you might have to change the screen resoultion in order to get full screen on the tv Happy

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