Hooking up laptop to HDTV with HDMI cable [Closed]

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I am trying to hook my HDTV to my HP Laptop with my HDMI cable but every time I plug the cable in my laptop goes black.... HELP!

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Before you connect the cable I suggest you go to the Intel icon in the Control Panel and set the laptop screen to "clone" mode. That should give you the same screen on both the laptop and the TV. Then you can debug the problem(s) with the TV.

Good Luck

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