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Just recieved brand new M715Q. plugged in to try and found all Video ports(display port and HDMI) an

Q: Just recieved brand new M715Q. plugged in to try and found all Video ports(display port and HDMI) an

Purchased a new M715Q mini and upon connecting using the display port and HDMI for video was not being recognized. I then looked at the the USB mouse and found that it was not being recognized either. Tried all USB ports and none of them recognized the mouse. I have a 3 other lenovo products M900 series and 2 laptops and they all work with monitors and mice. I also found the unit getting extremely hot where the fan kicked on 3 times and turned off. Has anyone else had this issue?

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Preferred Solution: Just recieved brand new M715Q. plugged in to try and found all Video ports(display port and HDMI) an

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I have an HP ZR22w monitor with three inputs: VGA, DVI, and DisplayPort. I want to hook up a computer to the DisplayPort, but my video card id HDMI out. All the cables are sold as DisplayPort source out to HDmi monitor in. Are these cables reversible?
Can you recommend the right way to hook this up? Is there a cable that exists for this situation? Do I need a combination cable/adapter?
Thanks!
 

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The EliteBook 1040 G2 does not have an HDMI port - only Display Port.Plugged in the F3W43AA  adapter and connected it to an HP 2311x monitor with HDMI input.Set monitor to HDMI input.Changed laptop to display dual screens - laptop and monitor. Got "Check Video Cable" message.

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I'm using a Dell U3415W monitor. My video card is AMD Radeon RX480. The monitor is connected via DisplayPort to my computer. The monitor is connected via HDMI to my work laptop. When I want to switch over to HDMI, it acts as if I shut off the monitor on the Displayport shifting everything over to my secondary monitor. It causes no problem, but drives me nuts because when I switch back over to DIsplayPort, I have to move my open programs around again. Is there any simple way to make this stop? If I don't use DisplayPort, and instead use HDMI/DVI combination, the behavior described does not happen. I'm guessing that is just the way it is, but I'm hoping there is an easy way to make it stop.

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Hello,I've been trying for hours to connect my external monitor via HDMI cable, but neither the laptop nor the Monitor sees eachother.I updated monitor's firmware to the latest and no result. Still, my computer displays that there is nothing plugged in the HDMI port when I insert HDMI cable. The monitor sees that I have plugged in something in the HDMI port, but doesn't receive any signal from my laptop.Would you please advise if there is any solution to this specific situation?Also, be advised that even with the latest video driver downloaded from your website, I am still unable to play on OpenGL video mode. I am looking forward to your reply.  Many thanks in advance,

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Just unboxed my computer from CyberpowerPC, GTX 720 graphics card, installed/updated all drivers with drivereasy (paid for just now) and I am still having the issue with HDMI port not working. I have tried to plug into a monitor and a TV, neither are working, I have also tried to use multiple HDMI cables, still does not work. My monitor has an auto-switch source availability and turned on, when I plug my computer into the monitor with HDMI it continually cycles, finds no signal and goes into sleep mode. Then rinse/repeats until I either turn off the computer, monitor or just unplug the monitor from the computer. Currently I am using a DVI(computer) to HDMI (tv) and its working fine. So I know its the port on the computer. Do I need to contact CyberpowerPC to send the computer back to get this issue resolved? Thank you for the help.

A:Brand new out of the box computer. HDMI port not working

Does the PC also have an integrated graphics processor (IGP) on the motherboard and the GTX 720 graphics card is an upgrade? If so, there might be a bios setting that will disable the IGP and use the graphics card instead.

Also, right click on the start icon, then click on device manager. Click on display adapters. Is the GTX 720 listed as the display adapter?

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Hello            i have hdmi plugged in the hdmi port on laptop and other end to my Network Video Recorder M2-Box, but i have a message in Sound saying the HDMI is not plugged in and a red arrow pointing down.... can any one help....

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Bought it brand new direct from Lenovo, it has not worked correctly since day one. It is a M715Q Tiny.When computer goes to "sleep" (which it cannot actually do, it is not alive) it will not "wake up". Fan runs a full speed, and green power button just flashes off and on. Absolutely nothing will restart it except to unplug the power supply. Spent hours and hours trying to get ahold of Lenovo support, after many hours over a few days of cussing and swearing, I was able to talk to someone. They filed some sort of reapir order. The next day I was told via e-mail the part for the computer was back ordered and no release date. I purchased the thing 3 May 2017!No one ever looked at it, nothing, how do they know what's wrong with it? I've been trying for a month to get it fixed, it is almost useless!If I set it so it cannot "sleep" it seems to work, but that is not the solution!I need to use the thing a work, but can't rely on it.Any ideas? It has to be a software problem. I've done all the lenovo updates and tests, nothing works! 

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Hello, I am attempting to use the mini display port outpt on the Thinkpad Yoga14 to connect to an HDMI monitor using a miniDP to HDMI adapter. I've tried two different adapters. The monitor is never recognized. However, the mini-display port will work with a miniDP to DVI or miniDP to VGA adapter cable (I verfied this at a store where there were multiple cables and monitors to use). miniDP to HDMI: does not workminiDP to DVI: worksminiDP to VGA: works Has anyone else seen this problem?

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I bought a second hand gaming PC (i7 4770 RX480 win10) recently, the only way I can get any display to show on my monitor is through the HDMI port, it has three other display ports on the GPU, and HDMI/VGA/dvi on the motherboard.

I've checked using multiple monitors and two brand new cables and the only port that seems to send any signal is the HDMI in the graphics card.

Is this a drivers or config issue?
 

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I have just purchased two new monitors that have two hdmi and a vga input but my graphics card has dvi,hdmi and display port so I have one monitor running Strait hdmi and the other one running dvi converted to hdmi but that one I'd very blurb and slightly stretched. So I was wondering if it would be better to run displayport and convert it to hdmi or get a new graphics card.
 

A:Dvi to hdmi or display port to hdmi

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Hi guys, just found out this place, seems to be a good forum so I try it here.

Last night I got hold of a 27" BenQ GL2750HM, so far so good.
I have my main display from the DVI port to HDMI port on the screen and my secondary screen is my 60" TV which is connected through HDMI port on the graphic card into the HDMI port in my reciever.

The main scheme for my setup is like:

- Radeon 7970 DVI > HDMI Main monitor (BenQ GL2750)
- Radeon 7970 HDMI > HDMI Reciever (ONKYO TX-NR609)
- ONKYO TX-NR609 > 60" TV

So to the problem now.
When the HDMI cable is connected to the graphic card, I need to have my TV ON in order for my main monitor, the BenQ, to work and if I turn off the TV the BenQ is getting black, like a standby mode, however, there is "no signal" to the monitor.
This was never a problem with my other screen, I could have the HDMI cable connected to the graphic card, the TV off and the reciever OFF without the main monitor went black.

I hope I expressed myself good enough for you too understand, if not, please reply

Thanks in advance.

A:Issue: Main display doesn't work when HDMI is plugged

Noone got a clue?

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Hi,
I have an XCPS M1730 running Windows 7. Recently the screen would go black intermittently. As I used the computer, the instances would occur more frequently and last longer until it would just stay black and not come back up at all. I can see light if I look closely and cup my hands, but no image.
The perplexing part was that when I plugged a TV in via HDMI, the screen on the computer came up too and stayed up after a couple of sputters! Dare I hope that this is software related and not too expensive to fix? Ive been reading a bunch of terrible posts about fried video cards!

Thanks,
Shannon

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T9500 @ 2.60GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 6
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3070 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8700M GT, 256 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 292356 MB, Free - 78462 MB; D: Total - 10239 MB, Free - 9977 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0KX412
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled
 

A:Video Works When HDMI Plugged In- Otherwise Sporadic

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Hi,

I have a 6 month old Z30-A Portege i7 laptop (PT243A-0HW02X) running Windows 7 64bit, and the 13.3" 1920x1080 internal display screen is not working - nothing is displayed on the screen.

However I can connect an external monitor via the RGB cable port or to the HDMI port and still use the laptop that way.

I have tried various Function F5 Output toggles choosing Clone, External, Extend, Switch Display, but nothing works to get output back again to the laptop display screen.

On the External option I see a laptop icon in grey colour with a X on the screen, and a '1' on the other display icon, and a window appears for 'Toshiba Flash Cards' with red x error message " Failed to initialize Output Configuration dialog!".

There is no further help available to tell me what the problem is.
When I choose the Function F5 Output Configuration option, the 'Internal' line is greyed out, so I can't select it.

Has anyone else had this issue?
Could a BIOS update help to tell me if there is a hardware issue?
There is nothing about the display error in the Windows event viewer.

Thanks.

A:No display on Portege Z30-A screen but HDMI / RGB ports work

I have a similar problem.

When I boot up, I see the Windows 7 logo, but then everything goes black after that.

I can start the computer in safe mode and the laptop screen works no problem. In Safe Mode I can even switch to 1920x1080 resolution. So the video hardware + drivers are working, just not in normal Windows mode.

Tried reinstalling video drivers but no luck.

I also wiped the computer and reinstalled Windows 7 + video drivers and still no luck...

It started happening literally out of the blue... after six months, like yourself.

I have a Z30t-A-123.

Does anybody from Toshiba respond here or are we left to our own devices?

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Just purchased a new Mobo (Asus P8Z77-V Deluxe). Haven't bought the CPU. I am waithing on the new 22nm models. After taking a close look at the display outputs on the mobo I have a choice of HDMI or Display Port. None of my existing monitors have ports for that. Soooo I guess I get a new display.

What should I be looking at as far as cables and the choice between HDMI or Display Port. I am not familiar with either one. Also I am assuming the cabling is different for the two ports.

A:Display Port or HDMI

You can find adapters to allow you to use either with DVI. If your current monitor needs replacing anyway, an HDMI-native model will be cheaper than the DP version.

It can get more complicated if you have plans for multiple monitors down the road.

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Dear Sir,

I would like to purchase DELL OPTIPLEX 3020 MICRO and it has only Display port. 
Actually, I want to connect it to TV. Therefore, I will use adapter to tranfer Display port to HDMI.
But I have question that
 Will the audio signal carry with HDMI or not? 
Please help me to answer 
Thanks a lot 

A:Display Port to HDMI

I don't know about the 3020 micro, but I have used DP to HDMI before and it carries the audio to the TV

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I have been doing a lot of research but all I find is B/S like when they were invented, royalty rights, extra pins ect. but not just some basics answers to some basic questions.

I have a video card and display both with HDMI and Display Port ability.
At the present time I'm using HDMI to HDMI.

1. Can I use HDMI and Display Port using 2 cables at the same time on the same screen and is it a advantage or disadvantage?
Please explain.

2. If I just use Display Port will it work better that just HDMI?

I don't have a Display Port to Display Port cable at this time.
I will buy one if it will make things better.

I'm not having a problem at this time. I'm just trying to get the most out of my hardware.

Asus GTX-770 Direct CU-II/OC
Asus VE278Q

A:HDMI<> Display Port

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear


1. Can I use HDMI and Display Port using 2 cables at the same time on the same screen and is it a advantage or disadvantage?
Please explain.


1 monitor 1 cable

since DP and HDMI are both digital, I guess there is no advantage either way (unlike analog vs digital).

2 outputs usually means dual monitor support, although you'd have to check the manual. Dual screens is the best upgrade I've ever made, esp for my C4D work - also good for watching TV whilst surfing !

BTW although I mainly use DVI, I had to buy a HDMI lead recently to test some gear. I was surprised to see a note in the package to the effect 'warning do not hot swap this lead - power down all equipment before connecting'. Apparently there's some kinda live detecting pin that can cause probs when hot plugging.

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I've purchased a Display Port to HDMI converter, however, when I connect it to my 42" Panasonic TV I'm not getting any display (screen is blank).  My laptop "r500" acts as if it's not recognizing that it is connected.  Is there anything that I need to dowload (driver update, etc) or any settings I need to change for the Display port to work? Thanks for your help












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A:Display Port to HDMI to TV

pwm91c, welcome to the forum, it would be helpful if you could post which R500 and Operating System you have, even better post the Type and Model Number this will help members to help you. If it ends in CTO please provide some details about your R500. Please do NOT post your s/n.  Thanks

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I bought 2 new monitors.
They look amazing. Ips monitors for an amazing price.

I open. I find no hdmi connection.
What???
I check the specs. Oh. My bad. They don't mention. Grrrrr!

Anyway... I can buy a dvi to hdmi or display port to hdmi cable.

If I get one of these... Am I losing out in anyway?

If all ok... Of the 2... Which should I get? Dvi to hdmi or display port to hdmi?

Thanks.
 

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Hello, wondered is anyone could help?i have brought a HP 8470p which has a display port, i have brought an adaptor from a display port to HDMI but it doesn't seem to work. i wanted to know if that could work or if i have to change any settings. if not ill use the VGA port insted.Many thanks 

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I need to convert to dual monitors on a HP 6200 Pro MT PC with Display Port and VGA ports.  The computer displays propertly with a single monitor connected to the VGA port.  Both monitors go black when I plug in a second monitor via the Display Port. In reading Internet documentation it is not clear if dual monitors will function from the system Display Port and VGA ports.  Forum articles address dual monitors with addition of a discrete video card (Big_Dave 2/4/2012). Will dual monitors work from the system Display Port and VGA ports?  If yes, what procedures are required to make such configuration work?  Any ideas on why the monitors go black?  Is a discrete video card required? Any assistance would be much apprecited as I ususally prepare income taxes and do not deal with bytes and bits.

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I recently bought a 720p Sony Bravia TV. My laptop is a ASUS M50Sseries with HD capabilities. I wanted to watch a movie from my laptop on my TV So I plugged the HDMI cord in from the laptop to the TV and it adjusted the resolution and the brightness of my laptop. (On a separate note, I couldn't get the sound to work on the TV either) So, once I got done I un plugged my laptop and it adjusted my resolution but my brightness didn't change back. I have tried to adjust both software brightness and hardware brightness. The software actually does change but not enough to matter and the hardware adjustment does nothing, up or down. HELP PLEASE!
 

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hi could someone possibly help me i have a toshiba satellite pro L100 laptop it is an old laptop and does not have a hdmi slot i have read many conflicting reports that a display port to hdmi cable would make it possible for me to connect my laptop to my tv but i am not even sure if my computer has a display port or if the cable would carry picture and sound i have included a link to the cable i am talking about could anyone tell me if this would work on my laptop thanks in advance x

http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/...&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=467128533&pf_rd_i=468294
 

A:Solved: display port to hdmi

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when i connect a dvi or hdmi from my gtx 780 to my acer H274HL Monitor all works fine but when i want to connect display port cable on my gtx 780 and the other side is hdmi that goes to my monitor than there is no signal at all

i am running windows 10 64 bit enterprise and all drivers are up to date also windows updates are up to date

i have tryed everything and nothing helped can some one help me

many thanks

A:display port to hdmi no signal

You may need an active adapter like this: http://www.bestbuy.com/site/insignia...&skuId=5812034

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Hi all, I have an Acer S7 392 ultrabook, with a water damaged HDMI port. I have successfully used the supplied display port -> VGA adaptor to connect a monitor, but I need to be using HDMI. Is it possible to get a display port -> HDMI adaptor for this ultrabook? Thanks in advance   

A:S7 392: HDMI output via Display Port

Noone has any idea?

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the workstation has 3x DisplayPort and nothing else. we can use a DP - HDMI cable and everything works fine. what we want to achieve is using this cable to plug into an active HDMI  extender which plugs into the back of the monitor. we have three monitors, one local to the PC which uses a passive DP to DVI converter, this works fine. the other two monitors need to be run over the extenders but we cannot get them to work. would we need an active converter to get the DP signal to HDMI because we are using an extender or is there something else that we've missed?

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Hi all, I recently bought a HP Envy desktop 750-103a but can't get the monitor to work using the HDMI ports 0 and 1? I have tried to use the playback devices to recognise it but I don't seem to be able to get anything. Could someone please assist me, I'm not sure what to do. Thanks Rick

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Hi all, I have an Acer S7 392 ultrabook, with a water damaged HDMI port. I have successfully used the supplied display port -> VGA adaptor to connect a monitor, but I need to be using HDMI. Is it possible to get a display port -> HDMI adaptor for this ultrabook? Thanks in advance   

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ok so heres my question i need to know if this setup will work for me...i just bought my ps3 and i dont wanna buy a tv becouse my room is already crouded with things so i want to try to hook up my ps3 to my moniter...

i already have an hdmi cable..but my moniter is not dvi its VGA(blue)...i cant seen to find an adapter that is withing my price range $10-$35... i have to adapters one is DVI(male) to VGA(female) and i have another adapter a DVI(male)to hdmi(female)

so what kind of adapter should i buy in order for this to work .........or if its even posible..meaning if my moniter will support this??
my moniter is a IBM Lenovo ThinkVision L171
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http://www.google.com/products/cata...a=X&ei=EbP0TumjKMqgiAKzhqSCDQ&ved=0CGcQ8wIwAw
so plz let me now..if i could it will be perfect..lol
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iv done some searching and would it work if i buy this VGA(male)to DVI(female) and connect it to the adapter that i already have( DVI(male)toHDMI), then hook my HDMI cable to that then the other end to my ps3....??????????????
 

A:Solved: HDMI To Display Port

Afraid adapters aren't going to work.
SVGA outputs an analog signal.
HDMI is digital.
You would need a signal converter and those aren't very cheap.
 

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Hi,I have a Zbook G3 which has and HDMI port to connect to an external display. The monitors I have are EliteDisplay E241i which have display port connectors (as well as RGA and DVI, but I'd rather not use those). Can you please point me in the direction of a good connector that will allow me to display my Zbook on the above monitors?Thanks in advance,Phil

A:HDMI (laptop) to Display Port (Monitor)

Hi, Except for VGA, from HDMI to DisplayPort or DVI is digital signals and you should get same result on your current monitor. Any standard HDMI to DVI or HDMI to DP cable will do the job. Regards.  

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I have ThinkPad W540 Win 10. When I connect my new Samsung TV through Mini Display Port, there's no sound.How do I fix that?

A:Display port to HDMI does not produce any audio wh...

I have a Samsung TV with a Thinkpad T430 with the same problem. My solution is to plug the cable in-and-out several times, and just press some volumebuttons on the laptop, it works in 95% cases.

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Can anyone tell me how to determine what version my HDMI and Display Port is on a K450E? Thanks.
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity.
 

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Hello, I have recently purchased a thinkcentre m710, i had an issue with windows in the first week which lead to me restoring the pc.After setting the computer back up again i am having an issue with no audio being played through the hdmi or the display port connections out of the back of the pc. the internal speakers work fine but are too quiet to hear for what i want to use it for. I have triend installing the audio and graphics drivers again but no luck. If there is anything i can try please let me know  (when i connect the speakers through the audio jack in the front of the pc sound works as expected, just doesnt seem to work through any display adapter.)image 1: device managerImage 2: device manager with hidden devices shown image 3: sound manager Thanks in advance  

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Hi,We have Lenovo M920q with 1 DisplayPort and 1 HDMI port. After a while we lost the display on the monitor connected into the HDMI port. The patern look like to be when the machine is getting lock after a while. We run another screen on the display port without problem. If we unplug the HDMI cable behind the compter and plug it again, the display on the scren come back. (DVI to HDMI cable) The other option is to rebbot the machine. We run Lenovo System Update and all drivers are up to date. The video driver is:Intel UHD Graphics 630 - 2019/4/30 - 26.20.100.6860  Any Idea?Thanks!  

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My display port to HDMI Converter is not working...I am not getting display of my Notebook on my TV/LCD...I have HP Elite Book 8470p with Windows 10 (32-bit) and display adapter AMD Radeon HD 7570M...All drivers are up to date...

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as the post states, are there such thing as video cards sending sound though it's HDMI or DVI output ports?

like for example...

an nVidia or ATI card providing sound through its HDMI (like a blu-ray player) or DVI outputs.
 

A:are there video cards that support sound through HDMI/DVI ports

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Hi All/Dell,
The HDMI output or the display port converted to HDMI does not drive my 2560x1600 DVI/HDMI external monitor.
What is the max resolution that can be driven by the HDMI and display port?
If I get a new display port external monitor, I want to make sure the display port output from the laptop can drive it.
I looked all over the User Manual, spec sheet, etc and could not find this information.
Thanks,
Carlton. 

A:DELL XPS 15 9530 - Max HDMI/Display-Port Resolutions

Hey Carlton,
Thanks for the post! The specifications will differ depending on the GPU used in version of the system you’ve purchased.
For options purchased with the Discrete NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 750M 2GB GDDR5 card see:www.geforce.com/.../specificationsFor Intel® HD Graphics 4600 only systems see:software.intel.com/.../quick-reference-guide-to-intel-processor-graphics
Other factors that may have an effect include the method you are using to display video on the external monitor, clone / extend, the cable being used, the video drivers installed and the settings capabilities of the monitor that you’re using.
Thanks,

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New laptop. Good HDMI cable working fine. Sony Bravia TV uses the HDMI port too. I try to use a Display Port to HDMI converter from E-Bay and what happens is the image on TV flashes at 1 sec intervals.  The E-Bay seller is willing for refund as he is sure it worked with WIN 8 OS. IS there any patch I can try in the laptop or alternately should return the adaptor to E-Bay and buy one from HP ??

A:Display Port to HDMI does not work on Elite Pro 9480M ( WIN ...

Hi, Have you found the anwers for this problem? Im having the same issue with my machine. Please let me know Thank you Kind RegardsKarin

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Hello, I am attempting to use the mini display port outpt on the Thinkpad Yoga14 to connect to an HDMI monitor using a miniDP to HDMI adapter. I've tried two different adapters. The monitor is never recognized. However, the mini-display port will work with a miniDP to DVI or miniDP to VGA adapter cable (I verfied this at a store where there were multiple cables and monitors to use).
 
miniDP to HDMI: does not work
miniDP to DVI: works
miniDP to VGA: works
 
Has anyone else seen this problem?
 
 
Moderator comment: Model added to subject for clarity.

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I have 10 pcs Lenovo M92p, each of which is on a projector via display / hdmi cable.I do not get the sound out of the hdmi cable that I need.I can download a Lenovo driver that works after a restart but only works until I restart.What can I do ??? The drivers I'm installing are for the clip set (8.1.71.3608)Runs Win10 pro 64Bit

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I just bought 5 units of the same model. they all have HDMI, Diplay port and VGA.4 out of the 5 unit worked like a charm using an HDMI cable (Or DP) while the last and 5th unit will not display anything using the HDMI or DP ports.If I use the VGA port everything works just fine (DP and HDMI shows no display at all, not during boot and not after windows 10 loads).  

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Hey everyone,

PC Info:
Windows 10 Genuine
Intel i7 4790k
NVidia GTX 980ti
8GB RAM 1600
128GB SSD Boot
480GB SSD for games
1TB HDD @7200rpm for movies

I recently purchased a Display port to HDMI adapter for my PC. I did this because my TV (SONY XBR55X930D) displays 4k HDR and I want to take advantage of its ENHANCED HDMI setting. Now, when I hook the Display port end of this adapter into the 980ti and then plug the HDMI into the adapter for my TV I get video and support for ENHANCED HDMI, however, I receive no audio output whatsoever. I'll run DOOM 2016 I get video @4k but nothing for audio. Can't hear a thing whether its a movie, streaming audio through SoundCloud...nothing. I'm told that there should be support for audio with these adapters.

Is this not the case? Am I missing a setting?

I've done some research but am having difficulty finding a solution.

I am using HDMI 2.0a cables that support HDCP 2.2.

This is the adapter I purchased:

https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B01F8W5PL8/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Thank you for reading and I look forward to reading your replies/tips and answering any questions.
 

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My ThinkPad laptop computer does not have an HDMI port, so in order to connect my computer to my HDTV I use an adapter plug which accepts an HDMI cable male plug (from my TV) and then plugs into my a/v display port. I've gone thru a few of these adapters because for some reason they tend to develop connection problems, like loss of the audio portion, or whatever. The current plug is shorter than my previous ones and less likely to get bent, but all of a sudden I've lost the audio transfer again and when I went to unplug and replug the adapter to make sure the connection was secure I found it was very hot. I don't recall it ever being that hot before....some heat, yes, but this was very hot. Not a good sigh....eh?

When this same audio loss has occurred in the past, unplugging and replugging the adapter has worked, turning the TV off and back on again has solved the problem on some occasions, other times it took restarting the computer. And then on some occasions the loss of TV audio was due to my receiver input setting getting accidently altered (I run my TV audio thru my receiver and into a Dolby surround sound speaker system). None of these remedies have worked this time however.

In this case I'm more concerned about the overheating issue than my loss of audio transfer. Can anyone with good technical knowledge comment on this high heat matter....should I trash this plug immediately?....can damage be done here with an overheating plug, or is some heat to... Read more

A:Overheated Display Port to HDMI Adapter/Converter

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 ERunning Cad on HP Probook  - USB/VGA/HDMI + Externalk Screen ZR2740 TFT  Display port, Dual  DVI & Display port . Connections issues to external monitor in terms of resolutio really poor or Doesnt recognise monitor is attatcheddependant up which adapter cable is tried.  No Matter what cables are tried the connectivity is Really poor Quality or wont connect at all  (Need 1080P ) or The only combination not tried so far is VGA to Display port. So need to get 1080p From the Laptop to the screen. Both the scren and monitor are working sperately Thanks

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Hi, I just tried to connect my macbook pro (early 2015)with EliteDisplay E240 (as an external monitor) using 'Mini display (Mac) port to HDMI (E240)'. However, the monitor or macbook do not show any reponses. Do I have to install a specific driver on my mac for this issue?

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Greetings. I have a T480 connected to a Pro docking station (the one with the side connectors). I am triying to connect it to an HDM TV via a DP 1.4 to HDMI 2.0 active adapter. Windows detects a connected screen, and the TV detects input in that channel, but there is no image nor audio.Things I have tried already:- Updated thunderbolt firmware and drivers, and everything available from Lenovo.- Tried both intel graphics drivers from their website and the Lenovo OEM ones.- Tried a Variety of refresh rates and resolutions.- Trying the adapter In a x220 displayport: it works without problems, so the problem isn't the cable.- Testing a different, passive adapter: It works with the T480.- Numerous reboots, disconnecting the dock and everything from it, and connecting one device at a time.- Tried both displayports with each of the 4 HDMI inputs of the TV.- Thunderbolt assist mode in bios disabled. And that's all I remember from the top of my head. Any idea as to why is this happening?

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