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Viewing using a powerpoint projector

HELP! I am attempting to use the powerpoint projector at the college I work. My problem is-is that the cabel from the projector to my laptop will not work because the cable end for the lap top is not one of those "screw in" type. My lap top only has a small VGA- not one that also has to have the two screw in holes on each side. I went to Best Buy and they sugested I get a S-Video cable. Brought it home and my lap top does not have a plug for this type of cable.
If it helps- I have a Gateway- 2 years old.
I looked all over at Best Buy and there wasn't a cable that had a screw in end and a jusy plug in end! Hope this makes sense- I am not very savoy in this area!
Heidi
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  • hbooden Apr 06, 2008

    I tried plugging the cabel end into my laptop but it seemed to just not make a good connection. And like others who used to powerpoint projector-as soon as they plugged in- their desk top screen came up- and we were set to go. Mine wouldn't do anything!

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    My Toshiba laptop is hooked to at Toshiba projector and the projector cannot find the computer.

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Hbooden,

u can still use the cable if the cable suits to ur laptop..coz the cable if it does have a 'screw in type' that doesnt min that u rili have ports like those..as long as the connector is suits to ur laoptop,no problem..it will stil work on it..

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