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Laptop to TV ~ please help.

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  1. sarah102

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    Hi ~ i have a panasonic txl32u10ba tv which has 2 hdmi things and rca and I have a laptop which has usb, and the vga 15pin but NO hdmi on it ~ Does anyone know how can i watch films from my laptop on my tv?
    What cables or adapters will i need to get it to work please?
    Any help would be greatly appreciated?
    Sarah
     
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    What would S Video connections look like ~ sorry I am new to all this?
     
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    Like this..but the VGA to RCA adapter is fine to use
     

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    TV has a S-V connection

    Laptop doesnt though. Xx
     
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    Thats no problem....just get a VGA to RCA adapter.....:)
     
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    Thanks

    When I click on the cable it says "This cable requires a video converter or output device that can process a YPbPr signal through an HD15 (VGA) port." so will this definately work?

    Sarah
     
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    Are you in USA or Europe?
     
  9. sarah102

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    Hi ~ i am in The UK
     
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    Sarah102, you need to verify that your laptop VGA has TV out capability before buying a cable.
     
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    how would I check that? Xx
     
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    I have a sony vaio pcg7153m
     
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    or toshiba satellite l450181
     
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