Asked in Laptops
What are the benefits of connecting a laptop computer to a docking station?
Instead of having to plug a printer cable, sound cable, power cable, external mouse, and network cable into the laptop every time, these cables can be plugged into a dock. When the laptop is placed into the docking station, the cables make a connection through the dock to the laptop. A docking station is beneficial when the laptop is used in different locations often. ...
Asked in HDTV
Does Startech Premium HD Cables produce better sound as well as picture?
Startech Premium HD Cables will improve sound as well as picture quality. email@example.com ...
Asked in Television and Video, HDTV, Laptops
When hooking up s-video on a Compaq laptop to TV and when you play a movie on the TV screen there is picture but no sound how do you get sound to work?
S-Video cables are for video only. The four pins carry 2 circuits of video but no sound. You'll have to hook up speakers to the laptop if you want sound. ...
Asked in Microsoft Xbox, Laptops
Can you hook up a laptop to a flat screen TV for sound?
If you have the right cables
Will the Sony or Belkin HD cables produce better quality picture and sound?
Both Sony and Belkin HD cables produce excellent picture and sound quality, and there isn't much visible difference between the two. ...
Asked in HDTV
Will High Definition Cables produce a much sharper picture compared with basic cables?
High Definition Cables will produce higher quality video and sound when used. ...
Which sound cards can be connected to laptops?
There are sounds card that is connected to the laptop are the linksys sound card which offers execllent picture views ...
Asked in DVD Players, Digital Television
Why does Apex TV and DVD hook-up have picture but no sound?
If you're using the RF cables, tune the TV to the correct channel and you should have sound. If you're using the RCA jacks, don't forget to add the audio cables for sound. ...
Can you connect your laptop to your TV and get picture and sound using a HDMI cable?
Yes aslong as both your computer and tv have HDMI. HDMI carries both picture and sound in hi def. ...
Asked in Computers, Laptops
Why does my desktop which is on the same desk as the laptop wake up from sleep when I plug headphones into my laptop without anything else touching but the plug and the laptop?
The computer is programmed to respond when sound cables are attached Edit: The sound cable is being attached to the laptop, but the desktop, which is in sleep mode, wakes up. The cable is not being attached to the desktop. ...
How do you connect speakers to your computer?
Find the audio-out port on the back of your PC or side of your laptop (usually a green marker with a picture of headphones or sound waves), and plug in headphones or speakers. If you only have the white and red stereo cables, head over to a wal-mart and buy a "Y-Splitter" so that it will fit into the computer and plug your stereo cables into the splitter. ...
Asked in HDTV
What is the purpose of HDMI cables?
To connect Blu-Ray players to HDTVs. HDMI cables are the only types of media cables that can display full HD resolution HDMi cables are used to connect video devices to screens and monitors. They offer a much higher sound and picture quality than standard cables. ...
Asked in Sony Playstation 3
How do you get picture if the PS3 AV cables don't work?
The PS3 A/V cables must work for you to get a picture and sound. You must also set your TV to receive the signal from the A/V cables by turning the TV to the input that you plugged the cables into. If your TV is set to get the picture from the antenna or cable box you will not get the PS3 picture. Also the A/V cable needs to be plugged into the TVs inputs and matching the color coded...
AV cables definition?
"A/V cables" (or any variation thereon) means audio/video cables. These cables carry sound and picture within the home for almost all home-entertainment equipment, such as televisions, VCRs, and DVD players. They are even used directly or with a plug adapter by other devices such as video cameras or game machines. Until recently, the nomenclature referred only to the set of three A/V cables with one for picture (video), and two for stereo sound (audio). These cables are of the shielded type, terminated with...
Asked in DVD Players
Can you use a DVD player without connecting the speakers?
It is possible to wire a DVD player just for the picture, and not for sound, although most people prefer to have sound. Dialogue can be very interesting. ...
Asked in Home Theater, HDTV
What are the advantages of HDMI over Component Video?
HDMI delivers a better picture quality and better sound quality over component cables. ...
Asked in Sony Playstation 3
What does it mean if your PS3 plays sound with no picture?
Your TV connection cables are not all plugged in. try finding where they plug into the TV, and plug in the one missing. two of them are for sound. one is for video input ...
Asked in Music
How do you get the best sound from the music stored in a laptop through a powered speaker.?
To get the best sound, a decent sound card is preferred. Depending on the type of speaker, being able to plug an XLR cable would deliver the best quality (as 1/4 inch or "line in" cables can reduce the quality of the sound), however, an external sound card would be required for this. Plugging the speakers into the laptop digitally (i.e. via USB) would also deliver a better sound. However, plugging a double 3.5mm jack cable from the laptop into the speaker...
Asked in Video Games, Sound Cards
What cables are connected to the sound card on a computer?
I installed my own sound card, and no cables are connected to it. It just sits in a slot on the motherboard. ...