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How can I view what is playing on my Laptop (running Windows

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How can I view what is playing on my Laptop (running Windows 7) on my LG 55LA965W Smart TV? Have tried downloading Smart Share software from LG site and others but found it very difficult to understand instructions e.g. one was asking for an APP ID which even after following their instructions made absolutely no sense to me!
Hope you can suggest something.
Gordon Millar
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  arsufi2002 replied 2 years ago.
Hi,
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In-order to share laptop screen on LG Smart TV you either require a HDMI or VGA cable. I recommend HDMI cable as it gives High Definition picture quality.

Smart Share can be used just to share files on a computer. You cannot view laptop screen using it. Its mean for file sharing. You can play music, Videos etc.. using it..

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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Okay Fiyaz thanks. That explains why I can't do it - much appreciated!

Gordon

Expert:  arsufi2002 replied 2 years ago.
Dear Gordon,
Thanks for your reply. You got it now..
You require HDMI cable.

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