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Connectiing toshiba satellite 2210 to a tv set

I have a toshiba satellite 2210 with out an s video port but a port for an lcd projector how can i connect it to a tv set and what cord to use and how? thank you

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The cord you need will either be VGA to S-Video or VGA to RCA depending on which port is on the tv.Once you have the cord hooked up to both,You will need to switch into presentation mode on the laptop using the FN + F7 keys.

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You can go to a bigger electronic store and get a cable that goes from vga to rca or s video

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