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Akai 32LW7 _connection to Laptop

I have connected my Laptop to the Akai 32LW7 via VGA. I can see the log on windows on the TV screen and once the computer logs on, the TV screen goes blank with " No Signal" sign. How to connect ?

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  • ashokgenesis Oct 31, 2008

    Thanks Benimur,



    I have made some progress.Thanks.

    I found the dual monitor option and iam able to drag the screen of laptop into the TV screen. But iam not able to get both laptop and tv screen to show the same. When I enable 'clone' the TV monitor goes to "invalid mode"

  • ashokgenesis Oct 31, 2008

    Thanks Benimur.



    I have made some progress now.

    I found the dual monitor option and I can drag the laptop screen into the TV screen. Eg. I can open windows media player in laptop and drag it into the TV screen and watch a movie. But when I tried 'clone' the TV screen goes blank with "invalid mode" sign. Iam not getting both screens to show alike.

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I know this is an old thread, but I had a similar issue with a Protron PLTV-3250. I kept getting 'invalid mode' when trying to use it in a dual screen configuration on my PC. I found that this particular TV has an odd max resolution of 1368x769, but by default Windows was setting at the standard resolution of 1366x768, causing the 'invalid mode' message. Despite having defaulted to the wrong resolution for the TV, Windows still seemed to recognize the TV's native resolution and did have that option available in the display settings. So after setting the resolution up a notch to 1368x769, what do ya know, it works! This ****** is bright though! Way brighter than the 21 inch lcd sitting next to it.

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Hi,

I believe that you have connected it correctly since the Windows log-on is displayed. It may be that the Screen Resolution of your desktop is a bit high and therefore would have to be lowered to match the capacity of the Akai 32LW7. Pls try 1366 x 768 pixels or lower. You could also lower the laptop's screen refresh rate. Additionally, some laptops have to be toggled to activate external VGA by pressing Fn + F? keys to cycle through LCD, LCD + external, External only. The F? key would be the one with the monitor icon.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

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