Re: What are the cables called so that that I can connect laptop to HDTV?
i figured it out just by playing around with it, but I cant get it to do dual-screen. but that doesnt matter. all i had to do was right click my desktop. then go to graphics properties. then set it to single display, primary display i set that to montitor, then you go to display settings, and there i was able to change the resolution from 1280x800 to 1920x1200 (which fit my 52inch screen HDTV) now the only thing is now when I plug it into my TV, I am not able to see anything on my laptop, but that doesnt really matter, what im wondering is, how is my crappy video card able to play something with a resolution of 1920x1200. I thought it was gona be plug and play. but i guess not