Forum discussion tagged with TV.
  1. K

    Question TV screen turning off and on, most likely problem?

    I'm asking because when i google i can't find the exact problem. My TV suddenly has a problem of the screen going on and off. So i can see it works fine changing programs etc, you can hear the sound no problem. But with same interval the screen goes black then normal then black, lets say every...
  2. V

    Question HDMI connection between laptop and TV ?

    Hi guys. I have a laptop with a fully disconnected screen. I want to connect it to my TV through HDMI. I can see loading screen on TV for only a few seconds and then the screen goes black. When I connect the laptop screen back everything works fine. Any ideas what the problem can be? Thanks
  3. S

    Question HDMI 2.1 switch/splitter 2 in 2 out

    Hello, I am looking for a switch as said in the title : a switch for HDMI v2.1, that has 2 in and 2 out and that can display everything at the same time. Little example to be clear : I have a PC which i want to use either on a 165Hz display, either on a TV in 4K HDR. Same for a PS5...
  4. C

    Question "Sony x75k 2022" IPS or VA ???

    Hey guys Please i need help I want to buy a TV "Sony x75k 2022" , i found "c2022" 50 inches VA , and i found "Sony x75k 2022" 55 inches IPS, which one u recommend ?? i mean what's the best IPS or VA ??? NB : I need the TV for watching news, sports not for playing games
  5. H

    Question 6650 XT displaying Monitor and TV

    Previously I had a similar problem and was able to solve it through here. I recently bought a RX 6650 XT. The DP port is connected to my monitor and the HDMI is on the second monitor. I'm trying to connect the HDMI cable to my LG 4k TV HDMI. However, when I connect the HDMI of the TV to the PC...
  6. Macho Peludo

    Question TV 26LG30R as monitor (resolution issue on PC via HDMI)

    Hi everyone, i bought a TV 26LG30R (26 inchs) second-hand to use as monitor for my PC but i am having resolution issues, i am connecting it via HDMI plugged on my GTX 960 2GB but any resolution above 1360x768 makes the image all distorted, pixelated, pixels blowing up, icons with weird low...
  7. T

    Question My TV gets no signal when I turn off my monitor ?

    I ve got a GTX 1650 Super.My monitor is on Display port, and my TV is on HDMI. Windows 11(but on 10 the same). When i want to watch a film on TV from computer, and turning off my monitor, the tv gets no signal.So i can watch film on TV only if my monitor is turned on.Can you help please, i have...
  8. H

    Question Need help please with second monitor

    Hey guys i normally game on a monitor but i been gaming on a oled tv for a few months now. I have run into a problem where red flickering pixels plague the screen and it constanly connects and disconnects. I have tried the following Reseated graphic card/ ram and cpu Turning it off and on...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] Can't connect PC to TV via HDMI

    Hello, not really sure which category to put this, but here goes: I've recently bought a 10m HDMI cable for connecting my PC to my TV. However, the TV just returns with a grey static screen, similar to those moving ants from tv channels, except they aren't moving. I've narrowed it down to...
  10. K

    Question Need some help with hooking up an old TV

    Hello, I have a fully working old TV ( and I wanted to make it useful again, so I looked up ways to make it accept HDMI. Found a bunch of videos of people connecting antenna RF Coax to RCA converter, then to RCA to HDMI...
  11. KiPicton85

    Question TV WiFi Hindering Overall Connection

    So, I recently upgraded my TV to an LG C2. Great looking TV but I've noticed an issue with it - whenever it's plugged into the mains and a Wi-Fi connection has been established to it, my overall internet speed is halved. The router is downstairs, directly underneath the room the TV is in - it's...
  12. Newk514

    Question My 65inch tv wont turn on

    I have a 65 inch hisense TV (2yrs old) and it randomly stopped working, I thought maybe it was the power board which I replaced but the picture doesn't turn on still, would anyone have an idea on what I could do?? it's the family TV.
  13. P

    Question TV blinking blue light, no display or sound, works over VGA but not any HDMI ?

    I have got a Medion MD32029 TV for free, in a not working condition. When connected to power, the blue LED light is blinking, with no display. The TV is not detected over any HDMI (maybe my cable is not 2.0, TV is 2160p so that may be why), but both my laptop and PC detect it over VGA port with...
  14. phnx_kde

    Question Using 2 Samsung TU7000 70" TVs as displays for PC.

    So I have 2 Samsung TU7000 70" UHD smart TVs see here: ( I have one connected to the computer with an HDMI cable; it works. The other one has to be connected with...
  15. D

    Question TV for monitor

    Hi fellas. I will buy a NEW TV but theres 2 options for me and I need all your help. Im more about wuality image instead so this are my 2 options Samsung: Or xiaomi:
  16. X

    [SOLVED] Which to second monitor with keyboard

    Hi, My set up is a PC connected to my monitor via the display port and tv through the HDMI PC monitor for keyboard games(desk) TV for Controller games (couch) at the moment, every time i want to switch from the monitor to the tv i have to do in to control panel and change it there. ive had...
  17. H

    Question TV-Monitor combo causes monitor-flicker ?

    Whenever I try to connect my older model Insignia TV to my PC, my main monitor will occasionally flicker. The flickering almost always happens when I am playing a game and there's a highly gpu-intensive situation (Like flickering car lights or like Totally Accurate Battle Simulator with a lot...
  18. G

    [SOLVED] Hisense A6G vs A7G

    Hi, Just looking for the differances between these 2 TV's as I can not find a comparrison anywhere on the internet. A6G: A7G...
  19. G

    Question Which TV is best?

    Hi everyone, Just wondering out of the TV's listed on the webiste (linked below), up to the $795AUD (should be arranged in order from lowest to highest price TV), which would be the best? Can't find much online for these TV models so any help would be much appriciated. P.S please do not send...
  20. J

    [SOLVED] Tv screen goes black for a second + lost audio

    Hello everyone , around 3 years ago i bought my gaming pc. I decided to use my Samsung tv as a monitor and i noticed that sometimes the screen would go black and would lose audio also for a second. Lately i noticed that the screen is tearing when i play games or watch videos and once i saw...
  21. R

    Question Q-Symphony Samsung does it work with any specific format?

    I bought Neo QLED 8K and HW-Q600A soundbar, when i turn on the Q-Symphony for youtube or any other app on Samsung TV i could hear only from soundbar and not TV. If i listen to specific 5.1ch movie on Netflix then i can listen from TV as well. Samsung customer chat says there is no limitation if...
  22. I

    Tiny hair stuck inside TV screen - can I leave it there?

    I have a Samsung Q80T TV that I got 6 months ago, and couple weeks ago I noticed a tiny black line (couple pixels long and 1 pixel wide) in the upper-right corner of the screen. Turns out the "black line" is a tiny hair, maybe an eyelash. After I lightly flicked that area of the screen, the...
  23. Imri_s

    [SOLVED] Can I add an HDMI output to a TV

    Hi, my smart TV screen got broken, and I thought, can I just made it into a streamer? Like I mean it has a cpu and all needed, except for an HDMI Output so I can just plug it in to any other TV/monitors and use them as a smart TV. Is there anyway to do so? Thanks.
  24. B

    [SOLVED] Video stuttering, but only on video player on TV ?

    Hello, I recently got home from working abroad, so when I came, I made my pc again to do the usual stuff like gaming and watching some stuff. Everything was like usual, set up my pc, keyboard, mouse, 2 monitors and TV. Monitors are connected through display port and tv - hdmi port. Everything is...
  25. Perrintook

    Question How do you remove the back panel on a Vizio TV model number E420VL?

    I have a Vizio TV model number E420VL. I removed all the screws on the back, but it will not come off. The problem seems to be in the lower right corner. Is it possible the coaxial port could be the problem? I see screws at the top, left, right, and bottom. There are also screws to remove...
  26. Dankpepe5000

    [SOLVED] What can I make out of a LCD tv what doesn't boot

    So basically I have a LG TV , what works , but doesn't boot. It just blinks 3 times but the screen never turns on. I was wondering if there was anything I can do with it , maybe make a spare screen what doesn't need the TV's OS. I'm not sure if this is the right forum to ask in , but maybe...
  27. L

    [SOLVED] Separate monitor displays with tv displays

    I ordered an oled tv to play on and I’ll be connecting it to my pc build. I currently have two monitors connected at all times. I will always have the tv connected as well but I don’t want it always displaying on the tv. Is it possible to have my pc switch between displaying on just the two...
  28. J

    Question SSID not showing

    Hi Folks, Hopefully this is the right place to ask this. I recently got a new LG TV, one of the nanocell ones, to give a rough date of the device. I'm trying to get my VPN working with it. As i don't have a VPN supported router, and the TV uses WebOS rather than android. I'm trying to use my...
  29. W

    [SOLVED] Selecting a new TV

    Hi. I appologize if this is posted in the wrong section of the forum, or on the wrong site for that matter, but i need some advice in selecting a new TV. My budget is 1000 USD max, and the fact that i live in Norway does narrow down my options to mainly Samsung and LG, with a few TCL, Philips...
  30. Chris_Cross

    Question Is it possible to setup HDMI over IP via wifi repeaters, access points and a router?

    I have Virgin TV setup in the Living Room with a Tivo system attached. I also have a TV in the the dining room currently setup for Freeview with a crap signal. The goal is to split the HDMI signal from the Tivo system to both the TVs so that I have a choice of which TV to watch a programs on...
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    Question TV possibly bricked, please help.

    Yesterday I shutted off the tv and it worked ok and today I turned it on and the startup screen shows, and then just horizontal line turning on and off in a bootloop. The only way to shut off the tv is by shutting the power in this mode, tv remote doesn't respond. This is how it looks: View...
  32. Z

    [SOLVED] TV doesn't support 3.5mm jack, any work around?

    I recently bought LG 43UM7290PTF tv, it doesn't have 3.5mm jack support and only has toslink. I recently bought new wired headsets and I will be rarely watch tv with headphones so don't want buy another pair of headsets. Is there some kind of converter I can use to get 3.5mm jack support?
  33. G

    Question PC detects tv, but tv says "no signal" until I restart the tv at least once

    I have a strange issue. When I start my tv while my pc is on, it sometimes will not show anything even though the pc detects it. Restarting the tv however will usually solve it immediately, but its annoying. Anyone know the reason to why this happen? All latest drivers/updates are installed...
  34. A

    [SOLVED] Raspberry Pi TV Project (Advice needed)

    Hi fellow members! I am looking for some advice from some people who have knowledge with Raspberry Pi, unlike me who are indeed very noob-ish in this. I have an older Raspberry Pi (I think it was the first version, but I am honestly not sure!) Picture 1: Picture 2: Now, what I am trying to...
  35. S

    Question I received a text message notification on my Smart TV ?

    So here i am minding my own business on my phone, when I notice a sub box showed up on my TV. Me thinking its just a shut down prompt without looking I scroll along to press no so it doesn't turn off. I notice nothing happened when looking up the sub box said "are you sure you want to block...
  36. BenJi2d

    [SOLVED] Does PC gaming TVs exist? I need one.

    Hi there people! While I was thinking about the PC build I'm currently trying to figure out, I realized that I have two TVs, but no gaming monitor. For now, that was completely fine, because with my 1080 Ti and nearly all settings set to ultra and 1080p / 1440p I was never able to see much more...
  37. L

    [SOLVED] 4K TV Recommendations

    I’m in the market for a new 4K 50-55 inch TV, and I was looking for suggestions. Ideal budget would be under $800 with a hard limit of $1000. Heard good things about TCL 635 and I’m a fan of the Roku integration. Anyone have experience with the TCL options or alternatives? Main use cases would...
  38. M

    [SOLVED] TV half booting up weird problem

    My TV is not fully turning on whenever I press the power button. The display panel lights up but then the software doesn't start such as showing the tv logo like it usually does. Just a lit panel. I don't think that it's the LED panel which is broken as there's no sound etc either I've tried...
  39. T

    Question [Samsung UN40ES6100] Repairing an old television with a periodically flashing backlight

    Hello, I'm pretty sure this is the right board to ask this but correct me if I'm wrong. I'm the owner of an old Samsung UN40ES6100 LED-LCD TV. I'm not sure when we bought it, but I do know it hasn't been working properly for quite some time. When turned on, the display will appear dim, turn...
  40. condemption

    [SOLVED] Can anyone explain the problem and suggest any fix/solutions?

    Hi guys! This is what getting last Monday. I tried cleaning the T-con board connections and nothing changed. Feels like there exists some Snapchat filter. I request any fix or solutions which I can do myself because in this Pandemic situation I want to maintain the social distancing as much...