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Using a Sony Bravia HDTV as a monitor for a Macbook Air

What wires/adapters do I need to correctly do this. I currently have an adapter to have the Macbook Air output in DVI, and have that connected to the tv via a DVI-HDMI cable, however it only shows up on the tv as a picture, not a functional monitor. What do I need/How do I set it up so the tv actually works as a functional monitor?

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Hey RHSully,

In addition to connecting your Macbook to the TV, you may also need to adjust the video output signal coming from the computer itself. Several of the TV's in Sony's Bravia model line should include a list of the optimal settings for each screen resolution within the owner's manual, but you may need to search through Sony's online support site if you can't find this list for your specific model.

Hope this helps you out.

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