laptop connection to hdtv via vga cable

  lennypops 21:53 15 Mar 2010

good evening folks. help!help! i'm pulling my hair out. the situ is this. intially i borrowed a 1.5m vga cable to view films from my pc both pc and tv pictures were on view,until i returned the vga and purchased one of my own a 5.m vga plugged in first day every thing was ok,except the pc had a blank screen and the tv was fine no probs. however the second day i went to view a film started up the pc the tv signal lasted only for about 10 secs and that's how it comes up every time i try to connect a picture onto the hdtv. could you please be kind enough as to assist me in my dilemna. many thanks. regards,len hill.

  MAT ALAN 22:10 15 Mar 2010

click here
if you have followed the same prompts as in the link it should work.
If it does not you have some other underlying problem...

  BRYNIT 22:24 15 Mar 2010

If the instructions via MAT ALAN's link does not work try the 1.5M cable again, if this works your 5M cable is faulty.

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