connecting to a tv

  rodwilks 17:00 05 May 2012
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im trying to connect to a tv.i have the correct vga cable. when i try to connect with a netbook it shows the external monitor/tv but i cant do anything else, and when i unplug the cable the tv icon disappears.

  KRONOS the First 17:03 05 May 2012

Please don't use your email address as your user name it could mean you getting lots more spam etc.

Not only do you need a VGA cable but I think you will find that you will need an audio connection.

But a few more details as to what exactly is happening would help.

  onthelimit1 17:15 05 May 2012

Have you tried toggling from LCD to TV with the Fn button + one of the F buttons (not sure which one as they vary - should be obvious from the marking on it)?

  onthelimit1 17:16 05 May 2012

P.S. - yes, you do also need an audio cable such as this

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