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Connecting to Samsung HDTV


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I have recently purchased an HDTV and want to connect it to either my iMac or macbook.. my husband went to the store and after speaking to 4 people got a mini dvi-vga converter, a vga cable and an audio cable and they said that would work.
What happens is only my background shows up on the tv screen when I try it on either computer (no other windows i have open show) Am I missing a step?
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go to sys pref / display / arrangement and click the mirror displays and then every thing on your Mac will be on the tv.

and for all your questions on this set up here is a great guide:
Connecting your Mac to your TV

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That worked perfectly, thanks so much!
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glad to help
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