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HDMI no sound laptop to TV HDMI not listed as play back devi

Q: HDMI no sound laptop to TV HDMI not listed as play back devi

I've had my laptop connected to a TV through HDMI for years and it suddenly stopped working. The HDMI output is no longer listed as a playback device. It now shows spdif digital out via HP dock. The picture is fine but there is no sound. Also when you go to the playback settings screen the green lights are jumping next to the spdif which is set as default but there is no sound. I have tried everything if you do a Google search on this topic it seems like it is a common problem but there is no specific solution. I believe the HDMI playback device disappeared after the last Windows 10 update. The HDMI is not under hidden devices but it is listed under audio in the control panel.

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HP ENVY TouchSmart 17-j178ca Notebook PC   HDMI does not play sound. every thing is up to date, but even after a wipe by best buy nothung is reverted at all! has been in to get the beats audio programs reinstalled.  Best buy in winipeg, but not happy as the the hdmi never played again and now after more updates the beats audio is gone again! sound on speakers resored, head phones too! BUT NOTHIN IN PLAY BACK DEVICES for sound with hdmi

A:hdmi no t visable in sound play back devices, but does play ...

Hi: See this related post and hopefully that will work for you too...You may also have to force the driver to install. Should be the same graphics driver for your notebook too. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/No-Sound-through-TV-connected-to-laptop-via-HDMI/m-p/585...

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Hi, I've a strange problem with the sound output via HDMI. If my T460 is connected to a dockingstation and my monitor is connected to the station via HDMI cable I've sound output from the speakers. So everything works fine and I can also the monitor as device for sound outpu at the sound options. Then I change only one thing at my setup. I directly connect the monitor with the same HDMI cable directly to the HDMI port of my notebook. The video signal is still transmitted perfectly but the sound is gone. Also the device for sound is gone from the sound options. I've only graphics from the intel on board chip and all drivers are uptodate. I also reinstalled them several times. What can I do to solve this problem? Always use the dockingstation is no option, because I also want to connect the notebook to a TV or so and I can't carry a dockingstation with me all the time. Thanks for help!

A:T460 sound via HDMI with dockingstation, no sound via direct connection to HDMI port

I found a workarround, but it isn't the ideal one.https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/T470p-no-sound-via-HDMI/m-p/3807333

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Had to replace motherboard from authorized acer parts dealer now I get no sound through HDMI port. I did through the original board until it got fried by electrical surge. Can any one help or send me a picture of the inside the same model to make sure all jumpers on the motherboard are in the right spot. Or if any one else had this problem tell me how you fix it. It does not have HDMI sound icon in the mixer. What I have done:
1. I have looked for disabled devices.
2. Tried looking in sound mixer settings for the default audio.
3. New install and drivers.
4. Tried a system utility software RegInOut. Looking for serious replies on fix even if it was not an Acer.

specs:
AMD Athlon II X4 Quad-Core Processor 640,
Windows 7 Home Premium,
NVIDIA GeForce 9200 Chipset, NVIDIA GeForce 9200 Graphics Integrated ,
4096MB DDR3 Memory,
1TB SATA Hard Drive (Green Product ? variable RPM),
16X DVD?R/RW SuperMulti Drive,
Multi-in-1 Digital Media Card Reader,
802.11b/g/n Wireless,
High Definition Audio with 5.1-Channel Audio Support,

Any help appericated

A:NO SOUND TROUGH HDMI ON ACER AX3400-U3032 and No HDMI Icon in sound se

Welcome to the Seven Forums

One thing you could try is to open up the Control panel then click on Sound and then go to the Playback tab and see if there is anything in there to enable it that's what I had to do on my laptop.

Jerry

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Hi,
my laptop is dell 15-7569. It has Intel Graphics 520 graphics card and realtek audio chip. I also have a Vizio 5.1 sound bar connecting to my dell laptop over HDMI cable.
laptop -> HDMI cable -> vizio sb4051-C0
I can play stereo sound over HDMI to the sound bar, but cannot play 5.1 surround sound.
In control pannel -> hardware and sound -> sound -> playback -> intel display audio -> configure, I can only see "stereo", but no "5.1" available.

I have installed the latest Intel Graphics 520 driver.
Can anyone help me play 5.1 sound over HDMI? Thanks.

A:Cannot play 5.1 surround sound over HDMI

Here is another screenshot showing my speaker only support 2 channels.
But I tested my speaker using its own "speaker test" function, I can hear all 5 speakers and the subwoofer working well.

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Hi everyone,

I have been struggling with this for weeks - whenever I plug my computer into a TV through an HDMI cable, the screen visual transfers perfectly but no sound comes through the TV.

Please note that I have scoured the forums and have tried all of the basic suggestions that people have given:
-HDMI or similar does not show up in 'Playback Devices'
-All of my drivers are up to date

I am running Windows 8.1. I have an ASUS Q550L notebook (can see all the specs here: Asus 15.6" TouchScreen Laptop Intel Core i7 8GB Memory 1TB Hard Drive Q550LF-BSI7T21 - Best Buy)

Please help!! Thanks!

A:Can't play sound on TV through HDMI - ASUS, Windows 8.1

Welcome to the forum! When you plug in the HDMI does HDMI audio show up in Device Manager? Also just noticed someone with the same problem here: Asus hdmi tv sound problem

The sound section is where this belongs but it's ok, one of the mods will probably move it there.

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Hello, I was just recently using my computer when all of a sudden the screen went black for a second and the sound cut out permanently. I have restarted my computer multiple times, changed HDMI ports, set the HDMI driver to default, and basically everything that Google will tell me to do. After following some advice I found on the internet about reinstalling my sound drivers, I can no longer even access the sound mixer (it has an icon with a red x on it instead of sound bars) I'm truly lost here, both the speakers and my headphones wont work. What should I do to fix this problem?

I'm currently running Windows 7 Ultimate.
I have an i7 3770k Processor and 16 gigabytes of RAM.
My motherboard is a Gigabyte G1 Sniper 3.
I have an AMD Radeon HD 6670 Video Card.

A:Computer will no longer play any sound via hdmi

Hello Autastic, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Since this has just happened, you might see if doing a system restore using a restore point dated before this happened may be able to sort it for you.

System Restore

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Hi there, My sound is not working. I only have a HDMI Sound output. However, I don't have any HDMI Output in my computer. I reinstalled windows a couple of times lately, but i don't know for sure if thats the problem.
Right now im using Windows 7 32-Bit, My hardware specs are: CPU: Intel Duo 2 Core. Graphics Card: AMD ATI Radeon HD 3800 Series. Any help or such will be Very much appreciated

A:Sound not working, Only have HDMI Sound Output, But no HDMI port in PC

the HDMI sound is most likely off your GPU but that series seems to not have a HDMI port so that is odd. If you can make sure your onboard audio is on in your BIOS and also run the tool on this page so that you can update all your system info for us. System Info - See Your System Specs

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Can anyone please suggest what's going on here?
After working correctly, suddenly there is no TV sound when playing iPlayer or BBC websites - just sound on laptop.
But YouTubes and other TV channels and catch ups play audio correctly.
On a free internet TV site some channels like CNN play the sound but others like those in Russia just play the laptop sound.
Beats me what can be wrong if the HDMI lead works on some channels but not others.
I'm not techie so if solutions please try to simplify for me! Thanks

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OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-3120M CPU @ 2.50GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 58 Stepping 9
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 6019 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000, -1984 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 455 GB (408 GB Free);
Motherboard: Intel, PT10F
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Disabled
 

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Hi, Since the Yoga home has HDMI in, is it possible to plug a laptop or tablet with HDMI out and use the Yoga home as external display.  If so, how? Thanks,  

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Hello guys!

I recently ran into a problem with my main LCD TV(I need to replace the power supply.) I use that LCD TV for my desktop computer, and right now all I have is my laptop. I use synergy to control both computers. However now it doesn't matter because I cannot see the desktop portion. Is there anyway for me to output my desktop computer to my laptop monitor?

Both my Desktop and Laptop have HDMI input. I also have the HDMI cord on hand right now I just don't know how I'd go about setting it up. I'd like to use synergy to control the desktop AND have it's output be on the laptop until my power supply arrives and I can fix my TV.
 

A:Solved: Output Desktop HDMI to Laptop (which has HDMI input)

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Hi, Since the Yoga home has HDMI in, is it possible to plug a laptop or tablet with HDMI out and use the Yoga home as external display.  If so, how? Thanks,  

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Hey, I've been looking for help for this for 2 days straight and still haven't found any help.

Basicly about 3 or 4 weeks ago, my motherboard or graphics card went, i had the computer repaired and it arrived a few days ago.

I've plugged it all in but i can't get any sound.
I've changed my Bios, uninstalled and reinstalled drivers, did some roll backs, plugged in the S/pdif cable altered my properties and still no luck.

Can anyone help me?

The screen shot below is of what my Playback Devices panel looks like when iTunes is on.
I'll give any information i can.
 

A:HDMI to HDMI, Great Picture, no sound. Need Help.

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The laptop I have is a HP G60. It has a HDMI output on it to connect to the HD tv. The problem I have is that I cannot play my 1080P or 720p movies. When they are played it studders. It acts like it just cannot do it. When I purchased it I was told it would play them with no problem.

System specs are as follows:

Manufacturer Hewlett-Packard

Model HP G60 Notebook PC

Total amount of system memory 4.00 GB RAM

System type 64-bit operating system

Number of processor cores 1

Total size of hard disk(s) 320 GB

Graphics
Display adapter type Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family

Total available graphics memory 1695 MB

Dedicated graphics memory 64 MB

Dedicated system memory 0 MB

Shared system memory 1631 MB

Display adapter driver version 8.15.10.2302

Primary monitor resolution 1366x768

DirectX version DirectX 10

Any info of help would be greatly appreciated. It is very frustrating, and my wife definitely will not let me build another htpc for my bedroom right now. So it would be nice to get my laptop to work.

A:Laptop with HDMI port that will not play HD video??

Try installing K Lite Codec Pack. in custom mode.

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Hi All I am in need of assistance.
I have a new Dell 17r inspiron laptop that only has hdmi output. 
I have projectors that connect with VGA port only. 
I purchased hdmi to vga adapters and when I connect to the laptop the image will jump from the laptop to the projector and jump back to the laptop and it will continue to do this over and over. 
There are no error messages. on either. These are working projectors. These are new hdmi/vga adapters.
I have tried to change resolution to lower settings and I have tried to lower refresh rates. The projector can support all of what resolutions the laptop has for settings thus the image does show for a second on the projector. These are smartboard/projector 600 series. I have also tried swapping our the adapters that didn't work either. I have also tried making the resolution settings shutting down laptop , connect the hdmi/vga adapter and turn the laptop back on and the issue is still the same. I can't find any posts/forums on this issue to date. 

Thanks,
C0v3r

A:HDMI to VGA adapter connected to laptop to a project image jumps from laptop to projector and back and forth

C0v3r,
I am not aware of any issues with the 17r using external monitors.   I would suggest trying to narrow down the problem and go from there.   I certainly understand that you may not have all the devices present but if you do I would try to verify if this is problem with HDMI on the notebook, a problem with the adapters, or the monitors.
Basic steps, try running the notebook under power saving or high performance in the Nvidia control panel. The system is  an optimus and it would be interesting to find if the problem only occurs with the integrated Intel GPU (power saving) or the Nvidia GPU (high performance).  If you aren't familiar with configuring Optimus the following document may help.
Uninstall and reinstall video drivers.  Download the latest Intel and Nvidia video drivers for your model of notebook from support.dell.com. Download the drivers and save them to the desktop, please don't install them yet.  Uninstall the Intel and Nvidia driver and software from the system and reboot.  Now install the drivers, with the Intel driver first, followed by the Nvidia driver.
If possible connect the notebook to a HDMI monitor, something that doesn't require the use of any adapters and see if the problem continues.  Verify if the HDMI ports is working at all on the notebook.
If it looks like video is working fine on the notebook, and HDMI works well. Test the HDMI to VGA adapters.  If possible try them on ... Read more

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Hello this is my first post!

I have a HP Compaq 2230s laptop and it has a HDMI port. I use a High-Speed HDMI cable to connect it to my LG 3D Smart TV. I finds the video but it does not get the audio (partially).

Once I connected, I tested for sound using the volume mixer and the "ding" is played on my TV. But when I try to play a song from my laptop, it is coming from my laptop speakers!

How can I fix this? It's very annoying.

Thank you!!!
 

A:Laptop to Tv using HDMI No Sound?

Right click on the volume icon in the Notification area and select 'Playback devices.' On the Playback tab select the HDMI and set it as default and make sure the Properties and Configuration are OK.

That worked on my newer HP laptop. On my older one I think the sound works on HDMI only with Windows Media Center. Or maybe that was only with Vista and I should try again now that I am running Windows 7 on it.
 

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Hi friends,

I have a question regarding sound issue on my qosmio with Vista.I have connected the HDMI cable from the laptop to the Plasma TV and picture and display shows great but the sound is not transfering to the TV, only playing on the laptop. Does anyone know the settings change etc I need to make please?

A:No sound from laptop to TV with HDMI

Hi,

Please, read here:

http://aps2.toshiba-tro.de/kb0/TSB9401B00001R01.htm

I think, you should activate the audio driver to get sound

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Hello, Today was my first time connecting my notebook to my HDTV by HDMI cable. It immediately reformats and the computer screen appears on the TV. I didn't have to do anything expcept connect the two devices by HDMI cable. I wanted to play a video through Windows Media Player and noticed the sound was coming from my notebook instead of the TV? The picture was fine. How do I make the sound come from the television?  My OS: Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium 











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A:HDMI laptop to TV, no sound

OK...Just Double checking...When you were checking for HDMI option under sound properties playback, was the HDMI cable connected to TV? As the HDMI option will not show up under Sound, until the HDMI cable connected to the TV...Here is the graphics driver for your notebook... ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp45501-46000/sp45590.exeHere is the Audio driver for the notebook... ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp45001-45500/sp45211.exe Install the above 2 drivers only if the HDMI option does not show up under sound after connecting notebook to the TV using HDMI...

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So basicly I was trying to hook it up to TV then I wouldn't budge so I pulled harder then the cord separated leaving HDMI tip stuck hanging out of the port I need to remove this quickly please let me know what to do I tried tweezers

A:my hdmi cable broke and now the hdmi tip is stuck in my hdmi...

I meant to say HDMI tip is stuck in my laptops HDMI port I'm only 13 and I don't know how to take apart and I'm looking for non repair answers 

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I am considering buying an HDMI splitter to get around a problem I now have when streaming music only from the Internet. Currently I have about a 15 ft. cable running from the HDMI output on my computer to my Samsung TV. With this setup everything works fine. I can watch Youtube videos or Netflix movies. The thing that I don't like is that if I want to just stream music for several hours, I have to leave the TV on since the audio connection from the TV to my receiver is not a pass thru. It is only live when the TV is on. I am wondering if I can use an HDMI splitter to solve this problem. What I plan to do is to connect the computer HDMI output to the input on the splitter. Then use one of the splitter's outputs to go to the Samsung TV and the other one to go to my receiver via an HDMI-to-2 Channel Stereo Y-adapter. Just wondering if the connection to the non-HDMI device via the Y-adapter will upset the functioning of the splitter. What about the the EDID handshaking and HDCP signal that HDMI sources and displays need in order to function?

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OS Version: Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Service Pack 3, 32 bit
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 630 Processor, x86 Family 16 Model 5 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 3327 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Radeon HD 4200, 700 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 100099 MB, Free - 79895 MB; D: Total - 238472 MB, Free - 7248 MB; E: Total - 51207 MB, Free - 2940 MB; F: Total - 52226 MB, Free - ... Read more

A:Can I Use HDMI Splitter Outputs With HDMI and Non-HDMI Device?

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When my laptop is connected to my TV via HDMI the laptop display shows on the TV but the sound plays though the laptop speakers and not the TV. I have had this problem since I bought the laptop in October 2013, when it was running Windows 8, it is now running Windows 10, which has made no difference. I have tried updating the drivers for the graphics card (NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M), Intel HD Graphics 4600 display adapter and speakers. If I go into the playback devices the TV does not show up, even when it is set to display disabled and disconnected devices, but I don't know why. I know the problem is something to do with my laptop and not the TV or HDMI cable because it works with 2 other laptops in my house, and the TV is shown as an audio device on both. Any help or suggestions are greatly appreciated.













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A:No Sound through TV connected to laptop via HDMI

OK, that driver should have worked. Just click on that folder 7-zip created because I want to show you where to find the driver.  We are now going to try to force the installation. Click on the folder and it will show several folders.  Click on the DisplayAudio folder. Then there are two folders inside that one.  Click on the top one listed (6.16.00.3178). Then click on the IntcDAud Setup information file and you will see the driver for the hardware ID you posted. HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_8086&DEV_2807&SUBSYS_80860101. Close out of that now. Go to the device manager and click on the HD audio device again.  Click on the driver tab.  Click on Update driver. Select the Browse my computer for driver software option again, but this time at the bottom of that window, select the Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.  Then click on Have Disk and browse right to that IntcDAud Setup information file and see if the driver will install that way. If it does, restart the PC.  If it doesn't, unfortunately, I have no idea why that driver won't install because it should have worked using the first method. But that missing driver is why you have no audio from the HDMI out port.  

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Hi ive got a Toshiba Laptop equium p300 and recently purchased a new panasonic vierra plasma tv. when i connect laptop to tv using HDMI lead, Ive got no sound on the TV. Ive tried loads of solutions and feel im missing something very simple! could anyone please help me ? its driving me mad ! ive adjusted sound properties to SPDIF interface ( when trying to play conent on laptop). is there a sequence I should follow ie turning on in a specific order? Please help really appreciated, David Newcastle UK.
 

A:Solved: Laptop to TV Via HDMI- NO SOUND ON TV Please help?

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after I updated from windows 8.1 to windows 10 sound will no longer go through hdmi to my tv. I tried to update the drivers it says the driver is up to date but it gives an error thatThis device cannot start. (Code 10){Operation Failed}The requested operation was unsuccessful.the hardware id is HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_8086&DEV_2807&SUBSYS_80860101&REV_1000

A:HDMI sound not working on laptop

Hi: What is the full model number or product number of your notebook? The product number can be found on the same sticker as the serial number.

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Running Windows 7, Dell Inspiron 1525, Used to work when it was Vista but ever since upgrading it doesn't work. I think there is something wrong with the drivers. Can anyone help me? Thanks.

A:No sound from laptop to TV using HDMI cord

Hi,
A suggestion - go to the Dell website support and downloads pages, and download the W7 audio drivers for your Rig from there.
You could also visit the audio chip manufacturer's site to download W7 drivers from there.

All of these new drivers should provide the HD Audio driver which is required for the audio to be transported over the HDMI cable, provided that the cable is at least a "version 1.3" cable
Regards,
Kevin

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Yesterday I installed a new external hard drive - following the installation - my sound no longer played through my television (video is fine, HDMI connection) and sound now comes ONLY through the laptop speakers.

The option for HDMI Audio doesn't appear in the 'sound' menus. I have 'checked' "shoe disabled" and "show disconnected" in those menus.
Basic Specs:

DV7-4060us

Windows 7/64bit

IDT High Definition Audio Codec

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250
AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon 4250

I have tried the following fixes gleaned from other forum posts on similar forum posts:

Uninstalling and reinstalling IDT drivers - didn't work.

HP driver 'recovery manager' to install 'original' IDT audio codecs - didn't work.

Unistalled ATI Video Drivers , and reinstalled them - didn't work

System Restore to a week ago - didn't work.

I use my HD TV as my primary monitor for gaming, so having sound through laptop speakers and not TV is quite annoying.

Perhaps my only solution is another sound card?

A:no sound through tv via hdmi, sound plays through laptop speakers (idt

So you're trying to get audio to play on your TV from your laptop? Since you said the video is fine it's obviously not the video drivers. It sounds like the sound output is configured wrong. I don't think it would be labeled as HDMI. HDMI is just DVI with HD Audio. Try altering your sound settings to see what you can get.

Audio is a very difficult thing to diagnose and fix.

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Hi Everyone,

I'm trying to connect my Toshiba laptop with an HDMI Output to my Phillips 42PFL9532/98 using ATi Catalyst Control Center and I am trying to clone the laptop monitor to be the same on the TV but it comes up on the TV Unsupported Video Format and when I make it a 2nd monitor it works fine.

It would be great if someone could help me out to get it working.

Thanks Sam

A:Trying to connect Laptop via HDMI to HDMI

What it the resolution on your main screen that you want to clone, and what resolution is the TV when you set it up as the second monitor?

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I have connected my HP Laptop with Windows 8 to my TV through an HDMI port. I watch netflix and youtube. A couple times a day the sound will just quit working. I check the audio and it says it is still hooked up to the TV. The only way I can figure out how to get it working again is to restart the computer. This has never happened while audio was playing, just when it is not in use for a little while.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks!

Luke
 

A:Laptop connected to TV through HDMI Sound turns off every now and then

HP has tens of thousands of different laptops. Which exact one do you have? The full model number will be on a sticker on the bottom and will be similar to DV9240ca or DV6-2130us.
 

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I tried connecting my computer (laptop) to my 47" philips tv and i get picture fine but no sound to my tv and it would be nice to get the sound through the tv instead of the laptop speakers.

A:No sound when using hdmi with flat screen tv on laptop

Well...tell us exactly how you made the connection.

The video output is what normally goies to a monitor...did you make a sound connection to the TV?

Louis

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I recently tried hooking my HP G60 laptop up to my 50in Element plasma tv using a VGA cable to take movies that I have downloaded on my laptop and watch them on the tv to sort of do away with having to burn the movies onto a DVD. I had no luck with the VGA cable as I got no picture what so ever on the tv. So I went out and purchased a HDMI cable after do much research on the internet on what was the best option to hook your computer up to your High Def tv and found that using an HDMI cable was a great option as you can achieve video and sound from one cable (or so I had thought).

I hooked the cable into the HDMI slot 1 on the back of my plasma and into the HDMI port on my laptop. I can get perfect picture, but I have yet to achieve any sound coming out of the tv, I was of course able to get sound out of the laptop speakers but when I did some searches online of ways to get the sound to transfer over to the tv speakers, everything that I tried left me still with no sound. I have did endless searches with basically almost every search that I do or forum that I read on giving a different answer or way to go about it, and I am basically stuck about to give up and need some guidance or insight or something.

I'm not fabulous or a genius on computers but I am pretty decent at them so I will do my best to answer anything that I may need to. Just please be gentle

Thanks in advance!!

Shannon

A:Laptop to Plasma using HDMI cable...But I can't get sound?!?

I have read several places that I may need to update my drive....But I am not very sure as what drive I need to update and I am willing to give it a try so if anyone can also help with this it would be awesome.

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I've pluged a HDMI cable from my laptop into my TV and theres no sound coming from the TV just the laptop speakers. I've tried going into my control -> sound options -> playback -> and setting the HDMI output to default but still no luck, whats listed is :

Speakers
Realtek Digital Output (Optical)
Realtek HDMI Output
Digital Output device (HDMI)

and next to each one listed is like a sound meter, the only one thats active is the speakers at the top which im guessing is the laptop speakers.
 

A:No sound output from HDMI cable in my tv, only laptop speakers

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New laptop only shows internal card drivers so no chance to switch sound to HDMI. Are there any W10 drivers available for the sound on the HDMI port - image is fine.  Needed for church projection system.

A:No sound to TV from HDMI port Envy Laptop 15-ae107na

@fundif? Try these 2 drivers. "Then reboot." http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp74501-75000/sp74569.exe http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp73001-73500/sp73302.exe REO

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i'm having problems with audio when connectiong my laptop to my tv via hdmialtho my laptop detects the tv n i get a picture,the audio wont work thro my tv...can anyone please give me any incling on whats wrong n maybe a solution to this problem?

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Relevant Computer Specs:
This is a PC not a Laptop, and I always have my HDMI connection connected

Processor - AMD A8-5500

Graphics - Amd Radeon hd 5700 Series

OS - Windows 8.1 64 bit
After a windows update this morning (not the update from 8 to 8.1) I no longer have an HDMI playback device listed in my sound options. I have since updated both my Graphics card drivers and my processor drivers, my realtec driver, and downloaded an Auto-detect driver updater from AMD just to make sure. When that didn't work I uninstalled my audio driver in my device manager, rebooted my computer, let the computer re-install the audio driver, and still nothing. All I show as playback devices are Speakers, Headphones, and 2 Digital Audio (S/PDIF). I have show connected and disconnected both checked at this screen. Any suggestions, I am really at my wits end with this? This did happen to me after I updated from 8 to 8.1 but re-installing drivers fixed the issue, but that is not working this time.
 

A:No HDMI playback device listed after a Windows Update

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iSolem 1x2 3D HDMI Switch Box - Splits HDMI Signals: Amazon.co.uk: Camera Photo

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