Displaying my computer picture on the television

  steve_0 10:54 26 Apr 03

I have a TV-out port on the back of my laptop and have just bought a scart adaptor so that I can watch DVDs on the television.

I have plugged the cable in but I'm not getting a picture on the television.

I have found a program (TV Tool) that I have read may be necessary but it asks me what model of graphics card I have. I have no idea what model I have.

How do I find out?

Thanks for your help,

  xalemo 11:04 26 Apr 03

right-click the desktop and go to properties, then settings, then advanced,then adapter, what does it say for adapter type?

  hellred 11:06 26 Apr 03

Select in My Computer display properties and you will come across the options to output to a TV. Sometimes there is a hotkey assigned to this like F8 and you should also be able to position the picture etc........

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