HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface. Along with the Composite RCA, HDMI is one of the devices' two video outputs.

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Default resolution change between firmware versions

I just updated my Pi image so that I could use the Raspberry Pi B+ and there was a subtle change regarding the default resolution that the Pi uses when it is not plugged into any monitor at boot time ...
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No Video on 4.3" TFT using RCA composite cable on B+

I got a RPi scientific kit from CrazyPi.com. The kit came thru nicely, and upon following the instructions from various forums, I was able to do the following: Connect the RPi to a VGA display ...
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PS4 HDMI Video Streaming via Upnp for access on other devices

The Raspberry pi is a real awesome device and I have completed a couple of great projects which mainly revolves around my sweet media center complete with mood lighting. I am using a Raspberry Pi B+ ...
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Is a Pi able to put a monitor connected via HDMI to standby?

I've installed xset and tried to send the monitor to standby with xset dpms force standby The screen goes black, but the power LED doesn't start to flash, so the monitor doesn't seem to be in ...
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AV didnt work well but HDMI work better

I had my new B+ I tried to connect it with the tv via AV red,yellow,white caple that is cinverted from that compact AV . But it doesnt work well The signal is distorted and it came from the red one ...
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Control LCD brightness?

Is there a way to programmatically control LCD brightness of the screen connected to RPI over HDMI? As far as I could figure there is really no way to achieve this with RPI over HDMI. What about RPI ...
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Can I have multiple Audio and video outputs from PI (non-simultaneous)

I have a raspberry PI with various custom software to boot on power-up. I'm also planning to attach a small 4" monitor and a small external speaker. I'm wondering if It's possible to have it so that ...
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Catch “switch on” TV signal

I can currently switch on/off my Samsung TV from my raspberryPi (HDMI), and control XBMC from the samsung remote (pretty useful !). Is there a way to handle a signal when I turn-on my TV ,to start ...
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Force 1080i VGA on hdmi output

I have a Pioneer rear projection TV that only allows HD in the form of a VGA connector and ONLY 1080i I am going out of the Pi in HDMI into an HDMI to VGA adapter box shown here on amazon. I have in ...
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I have tried to connect my raspberry pi using the HDMI lead but it say no signal on the monitor and on the tv?

I can't get my Raspberry Pi to connect via HDMI to either a TV or a monitor. It will connect using AV leads. I have searched various forums but the advice is always rather technical and doesn't seem ...
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Supporting multiple monitor EDID override profiles

I would like to be able to switch my Pi between several different physical monitors that I have (one at a time). The screens are not all the same type or resolution. For most of the monitors, the ...
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Raspberry Pi SSH works fine, but console commands not visible on HDMI output

I have set up my new raspberry pi just fine and I can ssh in with no problems. Simultaneously, I have hooked up a monitor via an HDMI cable. But when I SSH in, I can't see my commands on the HDMI ...
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cec-command to switch to TV 0 from raspberry pi not working

So my raspi is connected to HDMI port 3 of LG TV. It is recorder 1 and logical address is 1. Phy address is 3.0.0.0 Raspi is on the screen. now I want to switch to TV. A fios box is connected to the ...
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Where is the /boot partition?

I'm trying to boot my pi running NOOBS, and my monitor's not displaying any input. After checking other similar problems, I was advised to place the lines hdmi_config=1 and hdmi_safe=1 in the ...
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Powerless RPi blocks CEC commands from TV to BD-Player

Setup: RPi B Rev 2 (Archlinux 3.12.20-4) connected to Samsung TV via HDMI. Also connected to the TV is a Samsung Bluray-Player. Issue: Powering down the RPi disables CEC between TV and BD-Player. ...
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Calibrate overscan settings

There are options to adjust the the overscan settings in /boot/config.txt. # uncomment this if your display has a black border of unused pixels visible # and your display can output without overscan ...
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Raspberry Pi B can be seen on LAN but no Video output on either HDMI or RCA

My Raspberry Pi B running RaspBMC recently stopped working, I found that the SDCard had died. I rebuilt a new SDCard with the latest RaspBMC download. The LEDs on the Pi all illuminate, I can see ...
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HDMI -> VGA idle power?

I have a HDMI -> VGA cable for my Pi that works well when I want to use it. The cable stays slightly warm even when not in use, but connected - I would like to know if it's possible to "shut down" ...
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Fullscreen browser for Raspberry Pi

I've got a Raspberry Pi Modell B and I want to run an HTML5 Dashboard on it. The Pi just needs to display some Canvas Charts in fullscreen. I don't want to see the system bars. The Linux ...
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Play video from ssh to TV

I'm trying to only use my ssh console from android to remote control the pi, and I'd love to be able to play a video on my TV. My pi is HDMI conntected to TV always prompting for username. I'd like ...
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Turn on hdmi programatically but doesnt turn on

I would like to turn on/off the hdmi via ssh. I use this command to turn off the hdmi: sudo tvservice -o and it works fine, my monitor turns off. But after that I would like to turn on the monitor ...
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Hdmi Coupler as a cable?

Will a HDMI coupler like the one below work like a normal HDMI cable?
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Raspberry Pi is unstable on a single projector, appears to be HDMI related?

I have a Pi in our elevator suite that is intermittently not booting properly. While I look at the raspberry pi (powered by a TP-LINK POE splitter, we use them extensively for Pis) the red power ...
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No signal on TV and Computer Monitor

I'm trying to get my Raspberry to work on my TV screen and on my computer monitor, however, Whenever I connect through HDMI with my screen I get No Signal. I used to get this sometimes and by ...
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startx over ssh, output to hdmi [duplicate]

I use the Raspian Wheezy image on my Pi and I'm facing a small problem regarding the hdmi-output. Usually, I have to "plug in" the hdmi-cable (4:1 hdmi switch) and then the Pi to get a video signal to ...
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Force HDMI resolution to 1920x1080, best mode available

I am working on a project that involves a raspberry pi outputting video to tvs. I'd like to have the raspberry pi always output FullHD video. If it was booted without a display, by default it ...
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Disable HDMI Interface to achieve a lower power footprint

Is it possible, to turn off the HDMI video component? My Pi operates headless so there ist no need for me to have a video out component. If yes, how much power will be saved?
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Switching TV to DVI input via HDMI / CEC

I have a Samsung TV / monitor with HDMI, DVI, VGA inputs and more. My Raspberry Pi is connected to the HDMI input, my computer to the DVI input. With echo as | cec-client -s -d 1 executed on the ...
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Raspbian (retropie image) doesn't detect my TV

I have some 40" Samsung smart TV and my Raspberry Pi is connected through HDMI to the TV. The screen is showing, but when I open the "monitor settings" in the Raspbian GUI it says "The following ...
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Raspian HDMI safe mode: what are the equivalent linux kernel parameters?

In the config.txt file on raspian there are several HDMI parameters which can be tweaked in order to get a functioning HDMI output - and I could only ever get HDMI working using safe mode in raspbian. ...
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can I play Day Z on My Raspberry Pi?

I know I can play Minecraft on my raspberry pi, but Is Day Z possible or would I need a gaming computer?, though I have a tight wallet ...
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Toggle beween my rasperry pi and my tv [closed]

I have my HDMI cable from my Raspberry Pi to video1 of my receiver and my other HDMI cable in the satellite HDMI slot. I would like to toggle between the two so I can watch tv and buffer something ...
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I have error whit all configurations hdmi

Hi I have Raspberry Pi an I installed OpenElec. My TV is Hisense and native configuration is HDMI:EDID best score mode is now CEA (17) 720x576p @ 50 Hz with pixel clock 27 MHz (score 4545736) or ...
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Output terminal to HDMI?

I was wondering if there was any way to, via SSH, have the terminal "copied" to my HDMI output. Or at least be able to redirect the output of specific terminal-only programs to HDMI.
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HDMI output not functioning

the HDMI on my pi seems to be acting up, I've gotten it to boot 2/3 times after a few minutes, in the middle of configuring a controller in emulation station for example. It's booting, my TV is ...
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No audio on Xbian connected to an AV receiver via HDMI

I've got a Raspberry Pi with Xbian and XBMC installed that works perfect through HDMI when I connect it to the TV set. Video and audio are nice, but I've tried to set up it with my AV receiver without ...
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RPI with Samsung UE22F5400 not working

I hope one of you can help me. Does anyone have the RPI working with the 22" smart tv of Samsung UE22F5400? Cant get it to work. I use it with openelec/xbmc, but i get nothing. The hdmi port is not ...
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HDMI not functioning

I recently bought a HDMI to DVI cable for my monitor which takes VGA input. It works fine with windows on laptop. In raspberry pi, it "blinks". The screen goes off and again the pre-built logo ...
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Accessing the command line on the Raspberry Pi outside

When I'm working with my Raspberry Pi, I usually connect it to a screen using the HDMI cable. If I only need to modify one or two lines, I also use ssh. When I'm running my Raspberry Pi outside of ...
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HDMI input to composite out

I want to use my Canon 5D mkII as a video camera on a recorder with only an composite input. Is this possible with Raspberry Phi in the way that Raspeberry Pi uses HDMI-in and delivers composite-out? ...
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Camera Full Preview stops display

Using raspistill -fp -o test.jpg causes my monitor (actually a tv) to receive no input (just get a blue screen) for the duration of the preview. This also happens using the python picamera module with ...
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Q: Create EGL window on HDMI monitor output through SSH

I'm running an OpenFrameworks app on my Pi. It creates an EGL window for the graphics program. I have my Pi plugged into a TV with HDMI. This works, but I have to sit right in front of my TV which is ...
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How to disable and then enable HDMI output on Raspberry Pi

I have an issue and I've tried a lot of solutions and as such I'm looking for a custom one. I've set up my Raspberry Pi running XBian. The video is being displayed on my television but not the ...
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Keyboard not working with HDMI

I am trying to connect keyboard on my raspberry pi alongwith hdmi. But when i connect keyboard to the rpi, hdmi stops working and vice versa. But they both are working alone but not together. Any ...
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Boot using correct display setup

I have my pi plugged into a power strip with my TV. The pi starts up ~10secs before the TV. As a result, I put hdmi_force_hotplug=1 into config.txt. Now, if I power up my pi normally by switching on ...
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HDMI trouble shooting samsung tv

I plugged my Pi into a Samsung smart TV and got no signal. In the config.txt file I uncommented hdmi safe mode this gave me a picture but 640x480 and I want 1920x1080. Could anyone give me any ideas ...
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Output composite video from laptop using raspberry pi - possible? [duplicate]

I built a media-center with my raspberry pi a while ago, and I am now putting together more ambitious ideas for improving it. I recently fixed a broken laptop (with good specs) and want to use it as ...
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Can I use video and HDMI output at the same time?

I've got my Raspberry Pi to work as a torrentbox and mediacenter AIO. Can I hook up the HDMI to my beamer and the RCA output to my TV? I guessing I cannot since it's an analog signal and a digital ...
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How to sort out display on Raspberry Pi?

I am running Raspbian on my raspberry pi, and have it plugged in to a vga display via a converter. The display is way to zoomed in, and I wondered how to fix that. When I run /opt/vc/bin/tvservice -s ...
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Raspberry PI and TV output

Today I bought my Raspberry Pi and want to build an ambilight for my TV. I know how to do this and will get it to work.. however, what I would like to know is if I can somehow get the output from my ...