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I have a plasma panasonic tv with no hdmi port. How could I

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I have a plasma panasonic tv with no hdmi port. How could I connect laptop to tv if there is no hdmi port for the tv
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  PramitP replied 2 years ago.

PramitP :

Hello,

Do you have S-Video port on your laptop?

Customer:

mine is apple air. i guess there should be

Customer:

i have got all the apple hdmi cables etc. is there any other alternative solution besides changing tv set of course

PramitP :

You will have to use a HDMI to VGA converter. Does your set have a VGA port?

Customer:

No I don't see any VGA port

PramitP :

What is the model no. of your TV?

Customer:

TY ST42PX5W

PramitP :

That is the model no. of the pedestal stand. The model no. can be located at the back of the set. Usually placed on a sticker.

Customer:

Th 42PA50H serial YD(NNN) NNN-NNNNSept 2005 manufactured

PramitP :

Your set has component input right?

Customer:

what's that

PramitP :

Red Blue Green ports for video and Red White for Audio

Customer:

yes

PramitP :

You will need a HDMI component converter.

PramitP :

Connect the HDMI adapter that you have to your Laptop. From the other end take out the HDMI cable and connect it to the input of the HDMI-Component converter. From the component converter out connect the component cable.
http://www.amazon.com/HDMI-RCA-component-AV-Converter/dp/B002WBOQPU/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1320886289&sr=8-2

PramitP :

Hope it helps. Let me know if you have any queries.

Best,
Pramit

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PramitP :

Are you there?

Customer:

where is the hdmi component converter

PramitP :

The first link I have given you is the HDMI Component converter.

Customer:

Ok I will try shop for the converter. is it easily available?

Customer:

how about the component cable. is that the hdmi cables that i have got from apple

PramitP :

Yes, Amazon has it in stock.

PramitP :

The second link that I had given was component cable.

Customer:

I have already got the hdmi cables. Do you mean i cant use them and have to get the component cable

PramitP :

You will have to use both.

Customer:

ok will try it out. thank you very much for your wonderful help.

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