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Laptop to TV no audio with VGA cord and y cable

Q: Laptop to TV no audio with VGA cord and y cable

Hey guys I have been trying to set up my tv so I can watch movies online... to say the least it is not going well.. I have been trying for over 2 hours and 2 trips to Best Buy to figure out why i have no sound on my tv.

My headphone jack does work.
There is a picture due to the vga cable.
I have a Y Cable plugged all in but no sound

Please someone help!!

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A: Laptop to TV no audio with VGA cord and y cable

Hey, I've tried to set this up at one point.. VGA doesn't seem to give sound at least on some T.V's so if you have a sound input you could try:
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sor maybe you could get something like:
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However I don't with to take the blame if any of these don't work
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This is where I got one They have them up to 24 feet and you can get a combination svideo and audio cable.
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And yes, i've lurked through all the previous threads but to no avail.
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A:Need Help : Audio won't work when I attach my HDMI cable to my laptop

found this info for you,give it a go and let us know how it went
- Click on the "Start" button
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A:hdmi cable to LG tv no audio

billyc, welcome to the Seven Forums.

You can't get audio over HDMI from the Nvidia 8xxx/9xxx series of cards without doing the following,

Guide: 8800GT/9800GT/9800GTX Sound over HDMI (Now including Creative cards)
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motherboard labels

line out-r
line out-l
audio cable markings


motherboard ASUS p4p800dlx
case chenbro pc6616
cable p/n 26-031303-009
cable description
unverisal audion cable for all FPIO AUDIO CONNECTORS
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A:audio cable NOT needed?

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to a Samsung TV, but nothing is happening. I change the tv input to AV but the message on tv screen says "weak or no signal".Click to expand...

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