Hooked laptop to TV, Sims 3 game on ext. hard drive....but can't see it on TV Tags: Graphics Cards Sims Laptops TV Games Graphics Last response: August 3, 2009 3:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share sbgtf93 August 3, 2009 3:43:18 PM My Sims 3 game is on my external hard drive. I hooked my laptop to our big screen. Works perfect. I can do anything.....until I play Sims 3. It is displayed on my laptop, but not the TV. Why is that and what can I do? More about : hooked laptop sims game ext hard drive belial2k August 3, 2009 3:57:36 PM set the tv to clone your laptop monitor. Then the tv will show whatever is on the laptop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPrebuilt Gaming Rig hooked up to 1080p Plasma TV ForumIs this laptop good enough to Run Sims 3 + other online games ForumCan I make my laptop act like a TV screen using an HDMI cable and an Xbox 360? ForumCanada - Direct TV ForumCan't Enjoy Games Anymore? ForumEmachine won't boot up ForumMP 3 's on External Hard Drive in Car? ForumPC to TV HDMI Issue ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumTV gaming computer ForumChiller box mod project Forum60 inch 1080p TV with my computer ForumSims 2 and parenting: Notes from someone who admittedly is.. Forum26in LED tv , can i play PC games and use it as a monitor? Forum120hz tv . ForumCan I hook up a ps 3 to my hp laptop using hdmi cable? ForumComputer Won't Detect Monitor (but works fine with TV ) ForumPlease help me choosing a GFX Card ForumSLI game Issues ForumLaptop to Television More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !