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With my fire TV stick connected to the HDMI port and USB power source. I cannot get my TV to recognise the existence of the fire stick. What do have to do?

My Samsung TV has 2 spare HDMI ports - tried both with no effect from either. I asume that the Select button on fire stick should make the connection? Would there be a time delay?

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I'm having the same issue with the same router and printer (mine is CLP-300/XXA).
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I have upgraded the firmware and it worked great on my laptop! Then, I tried to install the printer driver on my desktop, but now none of them work correctly.

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Hi, When you use the HDMI you have to switch the TV to HDMI to make it work. Not the other way around. Select the menu on your TV click to HDMI 1 or 2 depending which you are using. Sometime you have to ignor what it says. Try it out any way. Good luck.

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