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Intel Graphics and Televisions frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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This document lists many of the possible ways to connect a computer to a television and the ways to optimize your viewing experience.

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What do a DVI (DVI-D or DVI-I), HDMI, VGA (or D-Sub), or DisplayPort* connectors look like?

What do S-Video, Composite, RCA, or Component (YPbPr) connectors look like?

Does Intel graphics support TV-out?

What type of connectors can use TV-out?

What connectors are supported when connecting to a television?

Can I connect my computer VGA port to my TV?

Can I use VGA-to-S-Video, VGA-to-HDMI or DVI to HDMI, cables to connect to a TV?

How do I connect my computer to a television?

Can I get a list of supported televisions?

Can I connect to a television wirelessly?

Is the Mini DisplayPort adapter used with Apple Mac* computers supported?

Where can I get information about ADD2 cards?

I connected my computer to my television. How do I switch the output to my television?

I connected my computer to my television. Why is it not recognizing the television?

How do I adjust the output to my television?

Why is my television output black and white?

Why can I not select a larger resolution for my television?

Why can I see the center of the Windows* desktop, but not the top, bottom, and sides?

Why does it say that Monitor/TV settings are not supported?

Related topics
How to Open the Intel Graphics Control Panel
Identifying the TV-out or DVI chip used with Integrated Graphics
Image displays in black and white on color television when using TV-out
HDMI Technology frequently asked questions
ADD 2 card support
Intel® Driver Update Utility
DirecTV2PC* on Intel graphics

This applies to:

2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 3000/2000
3rd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 2500
3rd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 4000
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 4200
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 4400
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 4600
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics 5000
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® Iris™ Graphics 5100
4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics 5200
Intel® 82830M Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)
Intel® 82845G Graphics Controller
Intel® 82852/82855 Graphics Controller Family
Intel® 82865G Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)
Intel® 82915G/82910GL Express Chipset Family
Intel® 82945G Express Chipset
Intel® 82946GZ Graphics Controller
Intel® 82G965 Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)
Intel® 82Q963 Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)
Intel® 82Q965 Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)
Intel® B43 Express Chipset
Intel® Celeron® Processors with Intel® HD Graphics
Intel® Core™ Processors with Intel® HD Graphics
Intel® G31 Express Chipset
Intel® G33 Express Chipset
Intel® G35 Express Chipset
Intel® G41 Express Chipset
Intel® G43 Express Chipset
Intel® G45 Express Chipset
Intel® Pentium® Processors with Intel® HD Graphics
Intel® Q33 Express Chipset
Intel® Q35 Express Chipset
Intel® Q43 Express Chipset
Intel® Q45 Express Chipset
Mobile Intel® 4 Series Express Chipset Family
Mobile Intel® 915GM/GMS, 910GML Express Chipset Family
Mobile Intel® 945GM Express Chipset Family
Mobile Intel® 965 Express Chipset Family

Solution ID: CS-033418
Last Modified: 14-Aug-2014
Date Created: 12-Apr-2012