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connecting laptop to tv

I bought a VGA cable to connect laptop to tv. But, on the tv, it whos "mode not supported." I have Samsung LN32A330J1D, it's 32in. I don't get what seems to be the problem.

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Did you switch inputs on the TV

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or try a different resolution on the laptop or make sure that the laptop was actually pushing out video from its VGA port?

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connecting laptop to samsung

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I bought a samsung that has a couple of HDMI ports, and in my own bumbling style connected a hdmi cable to one of the unused ports.Then turned on laptop, selected HDMI PORT with SAMSUNG remote and there it was.I am thrilled with the way this worked out for me,hope it helps you.ALSO do not buy costly cables they make no difference.

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