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Plugged in hdmi cable and now i can only see part of my laptop screen on my tv

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February 28, 2010 12:03:39 AM

I just bought a hdmi cable and right away i hooked it from my hp laptop to my LG hdtv , then menu pop up and i clicked on something i can now only see my destop background . how do i change the settings or reset it so i get that menu again ? thanks Natalie

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February 28, 2010 12:46:47 PM

You might have set it to "Extend Desktop" mode. Does your laptop's screen go off? Or does it show the main desktop with the icons and all? If you want it to display only to the TV, you should select "Projector only" or "External display only" mode.
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March 11, 2010 7:20:10 PM

Best answer selected by nataliej.
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July 8, 2013 10:40:07 AM

gracefully said:
You might have set it to "Extend Desktop" mode. Does your laptop's screen go off? Or does it show the main desktop with the icons and all? If you want it to display only to the TV, you should select "Projector only" or "External display only" mode.


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