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Windows 7: HDTV as second monitor turns black during the movie

15 Nov 2015   #1
goga6565

Windows 7 Professional SP1
 
 
HDTV as second monitor turns black during the movie

Hello everyone,while I'm waiting for answer/s on my previous thread about errors in my energy report I decided to ask a question about another issue that bothers me for some time.In fact, I using Toshiba HDTV model L2433 as a second monitor connected via an HDMI cable with my pc, and each time while watching the movie, screen occasionally turns black for 2-4 seconds, the sound can still be heard and image turn back again, it happens several times during the movie. Im usually using a Pot player but with any another player situation is the same. All my drivers are up to date.Now, I know that it is possible that this is a HDMI cable (made in china ) problem.These days I don't have funds to buy higher quality cable, but I wonder,perhaps,if it comes to be something else,some software problem or maybe my bad setup of something
Thank you all for reading.Regards


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16 Nov 2015   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Are you talking about dvd movies or movies you`ve downloaded ?

You could rule out software by trying VLC, it is very very good.

VideoLAN - Official page for VLC media player, the Open Source video framework!
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18 Nov 2015   #3
goga6565

Windows 7 Professional SP1
 
 

The ones I've downloaded...well, as I said it happens with every player I've tried..and VLC too (I know it's good)..TV functioning normally but that blackouts is making me crazy..tnx for reply.another suggestions?
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