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How do I get my TV to recognise my laptop so I can watch TV

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How do I get my TV to recognise my laptop so I can watch TV abroad on my laptop?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Richard replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question, my name is Richard and I look forward to assisting you.

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Can you tell me the make and model of the TV and Laptop please?

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Lap top is a Toshiba model name Satellite C660D-1GD


TV is a Panasonic Tx42as650b

Expert:  Richard replied 3 years ago.
Thanks

What your doing is for the online services that you access with Apps.

If you want to display from the Laptop, as your Laptop model does not have HDMI, you use the VGA port on the Laptop, and this adapter.

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You then plug the adapter Video cable into the TV and it displays everything on the Laptop, on the TV.

If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.

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