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Possible PC/TV/Speaker system hookup?

by Morcaster / October 9, 2015 11:37 PM PDT

Something in my computer, most likely the GPU had busted. I can get video but not audio.

I need to know a way or another way to use these built in speakers on the TV.
I tried a audio 3.5 into the headphone jack on the TV into the light-blue jack on my computer, but got nothing.

I live right next to a Fry's electronics and could get really anything.

Is there anything I need to make this possible or should I look into a speaker system?
(Also possible to hook speaker system into a switch/spliter to get the TV speakers working as well?)

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Clarification Request
All makes/models please
by Pepe7 / October 10, 2015 6:10 AM PDT

Hard to help when you dont even provide any makes/model numbers Wink

Seriously though- there are so many variables here that it's required.

I suggest replacing the video card too since they are cheap. Hard to recommend speakers w/o knowing your approximate budget.

Help us help you, basically(!)


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by Morcaster / October 10, 2015 10:04 PM PDT

Ah, sorry about that. I should've provided that info.

magnavox tv 50mf412b:

770 GTX Video card. (Video still works, I don't want to replace it)

More specs, should be more then enough.

I have a max spending limit of around $150.00 no larger then $200.00

--Operating System
Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) Service Pack 1 (build 7601)
Install Language: English (United States)
System Locale: English (United States)
Installed: 8/13/2014 2:45:22 AM
Boot Mode: Legacy BIOS in UEFI (Secure Boot not supported)

--Main Circuit Board b
Board: ASRock Z77 Extreme4
Serial Number: E80-28022702413
Bus Clock: 100 megahertz
UEFI: American Megatrends Inc. P2.00 07/13/2012

ATA Channel 0 [Controller] (2x)
ATA Channel 1 [Controller] (2x)
ATA Channel 2 [Controller]
ATA Channel 3 [Controller]
ATA Channel 4 [Controller]
ATA Channel 5 [Controller]
Standard AHCI 1.0 Serial ATA Controller (2x)

Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 [Display adapter]
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 [Display adapter]
FNI LCD TV [Monitor]

High Definition Audio Device (2x)
NVIDIA High Definition Audio
NVIDIA Virtual Audio Device (Wave Extensible) (WDM)

--Other Devices
HID-compliant consumer control device (2x)
HID-compliant device (6x)
Razer Mamba
USB Input Device (3x)
USB Input Device (Logitech Download Assistant)
HID Keyboard Device
Razer Mamba [Keyboard]
HID-compliant mouse
Razer Mamba [Mouse]
Generic USB Hub (2x)
USB Composite Device (2x)
USB Root Hub (2x)
Generic volume shadow copy

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by Morcaster / October 10, 2015 11:05 PM PDT

magnavox tv 50mf412b


Board: ASRock Z77 Extreme4


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Ok, video have no sound,
by Oldartq / October 11, 2015 8:18 AM PDT

what about a music cd?

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