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HDTV as monitor via VGA

My boss found a HP DV500 laptop with no hard drive and no RAM and a broken screen.  I put 1 gig ram in it and am using live CD's until i get a hard drive for it.  MY HDTV says vga mode not supported when i hook it up.  It works on an old CRT I have just fine and i've lowered resolutions but it still wont come up on the TV.  Even when i first boot i get nothing.  I get that mode not supported message.  What am I doing wrong? On the other hand I have a Toshiba a105 laptop that works just fine on the TV.
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Could be that it's to old to support
you can try to put new driver on sounds like it's an older version

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