How to Connect Lumax to a TV
There are two options for connecting a computer to a TV:
1. Image duplication. On the TV will be displayed the same as on the monitor. The easiest way.
2. View photos ands. Only photos ands stored on the computer will be played on the TV. A rather complicated way, it requires knowledge in the field of network configuration and file sharing.
Duplication of the image from the monitor
This article describes only the most common connection methods. If they do not suit you or you have difficulty connecting, it is better to contact specialists. For advice on Samsung technology, you can contact support.
The easiest and most modern way, transmitted and high quality sound.
The computer and TV must have HDMI connectors.
To connect, you need an HDMI cable.
The cable plugs into the connectors on the TV and computer.
Some laptops and computers use the Micro HDMI connector.
To connect such a computer or laptop to the TV, you need either an adapter from Micro HDMI to HDMI
Or a Micro HDMI cable. HDMI
After connecting the cable on the TV, you need to select the HDMI source (on Samsung TV, use the “Source” button on the remote).
By default, the screen will be duplicated. If you want the image to differ on the monitor and TV, adjust this option in the operating system.
A method for old technology in which there is no HDMI connector. Only medium or low quality is transmitted to the TV. When connecting in this way, you may have to turn off the monitor (if your computer has only one VGA connector).
Your computer and TV must have VGA connectors. Usually the connector is blue, but may be black.
To connect, you need a VGA cable.
The cable plugs into the connectors on the TV and computer.
Some televisions do not have a VGA connector. In this case, a VGA adapter is required. RCA (tulips). Such adapters come in different configurations and quality, their cost is 500. 1500 rubles. Be sure to check the functionality of the adapter before buying.
One end of the VGA cable connects to the computer, the other to the adapter. The TV is connected to the adapter with the help of tulips, a connector “father”. If the adapter has connectors “mother”, then tulips “father-father” will still be required.
After connecting to the TV, you need to select the AV source (on Samsung TV, use the Source button).
Views and photos
The method is suitable for TVs supporting DLNA technology. Usually these are Smart TVs with the ability to connect to the Internet. You can find out if your TV supports DLNA in the specifications or in the support service.
To connect you need:
A computer connected to the router via Wi-Fi or cable
TV connected to the router via Wi-Fi or cable
It’s better to connect devices to the router via cable, via Wi-Fi “heavy”s will be played jerkily.
The program for the computer to create a DLNA server.
There are a lot of such programs, there are paid and free, Russified and English-speaking. The choice of program is yours.
Some popular options on the Internet:
Unfortunately, it is impossible to describe the connection algorithm in detail, because there are more than 2 thousand different models of TVs alone. The general connection algorithm is as follows:
1. Connect the computer and TV to the router.
2. Open the ability to share a computer and share folders with the desired files. An example of how to do this on Windows 10.
2. Install the program to create a DNLA server on the computer.
3. In the program, select the folders on the computer from where the and photos will be played.
4. In the program, select the desired file and find the item “Play to. “Or similar in meaning. Next, select your TV.
In some programs, this item may not be. In this case, you need to select your DLNA server as the source on the TV. On Samsung TVs, this is done by pressing the “Source” button on the remote. Next, find the item “Directories of media resources” and select the files to view.
How to connect a laptop to a TV
We connect the laptop to the TV via an HDMI cable.
- Connect the cable to the HDMI output of your laptop.
- Insert the other end of the cable into the HDMI input of your TV.
- On the remote control of your TV, press the button that selects the source of the displayed signal.
Modern flat panel televisions, like computers, are digital devices. Through HDMI, it became possible to transfer high quality files simultaneously with sound transmission.
High-Definition Multimedia Interface or, in short. HDMI, translated: high-resolution multimedia interface. Most cards provide the ability to connect a computer to the TV via hdmi.
How to connect HDMI to a TV
Off. We turn off both devices so as not to burn the ports. We connect the computer (laptop) to the TV using an HDMI cable. Insert one end of the cord into the HDMI output of the computer and the other end into the HDMI input of the TV. To avoid reducing image and sound quality, do not connect the DVI output (via the adapter) of the computer to the HDMI television input, and vice versa. The connectors should be the same.
Loading. The cable is inserted. Turn on the TV and computer. Windows will boot into the connected computer. It will become clear that the TV is connected to an external source by light flashes of the screen. Do not forget to put the TV in AVI mode, it receives signals from an external source (connected computer), and not from the antenna. In the AVI source mode, select the appropriate HDMI input for the TV.
Customization. To connect a laptop or computer to the TV, adjust the image. On the desktop of the computer, open the context menu with the right mouse button.
In Windows XP, select “Properties”, click the “Options” button. Click the “Advanced” button, select the appropriate value. The desktop of your computer will be displayed on the TV screen.
With Windows 7 and Windows 8 installed on your computer, right-click on an empty space, select “Screen Resolution”. Find the line “Screen” and select the appropriate option. The connected TV is not automatically detected? In the same window, click the “Find” button.
Wait for the TV to finish searching. Set the maximum resolution of the screen scan by selecting “monitor” and “frequent screen refresh” in the tab.
At the top of “Screen Settings” we determine which screen we have primary (1st) and secondary (2nd).
Need to click “Identify”. You will see a number on the TV screen “1”on the screen of a computer / laptop “2”. To fix the situation, in the “Screen Resolution” window, click on the screen “2”. Tick “Set as primary monitor” and press the button “OK”.
If necessary, in the properties of the card, configure the resolution of the desktop size, color correction.
Reboot. Reboot the computer. Changes to the settings will occur automatically.
The whole world has long switched to digital television. Our country began the process of transition from analog signal transmission relatively recently. Digital television has contributed to the emergence of digital channels broadcasting throughout the country. TVs that support digital broadcasting DVB. T 2 appeared on sale.
This is very convenient, just connect the television cable to the TV, while no other wires are needed. However, if the TV does not support digital broadcasting, here the digital set-top box comes to the rescue. Many people who purchase this device do not know how to connect it to a TV. Therefore, it is necessary to fill this information gap.
In order to broadcast digital television in the apartment, the following equipment is required:
- Antenna or satellite dish.
The TV should be such that it has an input for the antenna, connectors for “tulips”, scart. An input with a input. Modern TVs have an hdmi connector, it is also suitable for connecting a receiver.
Before you purchase a set-top box, you must familiarize yourself with the list of companies that provide digital television broadcasting services. Can consult with specialists the chosen company, who will advise the necessary model of the receiver. Some companies hold promotions that allow you to purchase and install the device for free.
The set-top box itself is just an attribute that allows you to receive and tune channels for a specific TV broadcast in a completely new format and much better quality. So that they broadcast through the receiver, you should deal with the broadcast source. It could be:
- The Internet;
- Satellite dish;
- Other similar items.
How to connect a digital set-top box
Connecting the console to the TV is as follows:
- It is necessary to unpack the TV set-top box and remove the protective film from it. This is done so that the film does not heat up during the operation of the console.
- The cable is taken and the protective sheath is cut off from its ends, retreating by 10. 15 mm. The sheath must be cut so as not to accidentally damage the shiny film protecting the center conductor. Such a film is shielding.
- Carefully unbend the film and screw on the f. Connectors.
- Then connect the set-top box cable to the TV.
- After that, wire the tulips to the console and the TV.
- At the end, an antenna is connected to the TV. Install the antenna on the outside of the house or on the balcony. In this case, it is necessary to ensure that the antenna does not interfere with the wires of the power line or tree branches.
After that, it remains only to configure the digital receiver.
Setting up a digital set-top box
Set up a digital set-top box as follows:
- You should take the console’s remote control and press the “Menu” button;
- A window appears in which you need to select the “Configure channels”;
- Press “OK” and wait until the prefix automatically tunes in the channels;
- Then you need to accept the discovered channels and save them.
Thus, setting up the receiver is quite simple.
Connecting a digital device to an old TV
Many still use old TVs. If the prefix attaches to modern models quickly and easily, then old “electrons” do not have a connector for “tulips”.
Some older televisions do not have an A / V input, but they do have a SCART connector, some of which receive component signals. Therefore, you can yourself find the adapter circuit “tulips” on SCART and solder.
In addition, you can purchase an adapter from audio-to SCART. It is of two types: adapter cable and adapter itself, to which they connect a standard RCA cable from the console.
Old Soviet TVs of the Electron type are completely not equipped with any inputs, so use only the antenna jack, where a high-frequency modulated signal is supplied. Thus, it will be necessary to find a modulator with RCA inputs.
Having connected a digital television, do not forget to pay every month for a certain package of channels. Some providers offer the purchase of digital set-top boxes with a set of digital TV channels, which are already included in the price.
The main thing is from time to time to be distracted from watching your favorite TV shows in order to devote time to your family.