Toshiba® Satellite M500 HDMI® Output
Problems regarding the HDMI output in Toshiba Satellite M500 laptop and tips to solve them.
Toshiba Satellite M500 laptop is the best buy for you if you are looking for a good laptop. This laptop which comes with 14 inch screen provides you excellent image quality. This laptop also provides you with 400GB of hard drive, integrated webcam and stereo speakers. However, the biggest advantage that you can get from the Toshiba Satellite M500 laptop is the HDMI port attached to it. This will help you to hook up the HD television of yours with the laptop and watch movies on the big screen directly from the laptop. However, there are some problems that come with the HDMI output attached to your Toshiba Satellite M500 laptop. These are:
- Sound not coming to the television
- Distorted images on the HD TV
- Half screen picture and error message of HDMI not found
Sound not coming to the television
Sometimes when you attach your HD television with the HDMI output of your Toshiba Satellite M500 laptop, you would find the picture coming on the screen but the sound system not working. To solve this problem you need to go to the sound option and then set the sound default as HDMI. This will solve the problem. If not, then you should check the HDMI port to see whether it is audio compatible or not. If it is not then you need to change the HDMI port.
Distorted images on the HD TV
You might face the problem of getting distorted images and sound disturbances while watching a movie on your HD TV with the help of the HDMI port from your laptop. When you get the problem first check how the picture is coming on the laptop. If it is fine on the laptop, then there must be some problem with the socket on your HDMI port. Change the socket and then again check the picture quality.
This is another problem that you might face when you are using the HDMI port in your laptop. Sometimes you would get a clear picture and sound only the picture coming half screen and other times you will get the message 'HDMI not found'. To solve these problems you need to follow these steps. First, connect the laptop to the television through the HDMI port. Then you should go to the 'graphic properties' and in the general settings, change the display resolution to 1920x 1080. It will solve the problem.