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Connecting laptop to LCD TV

I have a sonf LCD TV and want to connect to my dell laptop. i have tried a 3 metre VGA cable and dont get any picture on the TV. using the F8 toggle between CRT/LCD seeems to make no difference.

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Have you tried another monitor on the VGA output? If that still doesnt work may need to set up in CONTROL PANEL>DISPLAY>SETTINGS>DISPLAY- should show another monitor fool around with that and see if you can get it to work, if so then try your tv, But ive never seen a tv with a VGA input? Maybe its me? Good luck JLS

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