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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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 ...
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how to make TV select source through cec commands?

I have a rpi connected via HDMi to samsung anynet. I have an stb(it does not show up on the anynet deice list). i am watching output from that stb on the tv. i then was able to issue "as" command to ...
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audio auto setting not working in Raspian while playing through headphones

I have a sound problem with my pi running Raspian. I am using a HD monitor connected to my pi via a HDMI cable (it doesn't have internal speakers). When the sound setting is on Auto my sound via ...
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REALLY force Raspberry Pi to send audio via HDMI

I wanted to use my Raspberry Pi with a very old video projector which was not capable of processing audio signals. So I bought an HDMI-audio-extractor (Ligawo 6518725 HDMI Extractor), as the PWM ...
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Monitors and RPi

Why isn't there any definitive answer on monitors? It didn't take me much research to find the right Wi-Fi dongle with the edimax being the most popular or keyboards, for example. However, why is it ...
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Maximum audio sampling rate with HDMI output

What is the maximum supported audio sampling rate supported with the Raspberry Pi's HDMI output? When I play 24 bit, 96KHz tracks in MPD, it appears to be resampling down to 48KHz, as reported by: $ ...
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Pi being able to power on receiver, change input to Pi? (HDMI CEC)

My plan is to use the Pi as an AirPlay receiver. I got a Onkyo 608 receiver to which it will be (directly) connected using HDMI. My TV is able to control the receiver using HDMI CEC (it is connected ...
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Set RAM split based on HDMI status on boot

For the most part, I run my Raspberry Pi headless (which requires very little VRAM). However, I occasionally plug in a monitor (usually after I mess up my SSH configuration). Is there a way to have ...
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HDMI worked in another display, stopped working now on a LG!

My Raspberry Pi Model B Board works with RCA output, but do not work with HDMI, after it shows the splash screen. (curiously enough, it shows the splash screen, then a white screen with an option to ...
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aux output with hdmi as video

new to a pi, loving it just started using hdmi instead of composite pal ( obvious reasons) but I want to keep sound going through aux so I can play with better speakers, looked around, very hard to ...
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Do HDMI to VGA cables work with Raspberry Pi?

Do these kinds of HDMI to VGA cables work with Raspberry Pi?
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How to make desktop computer display RPi's desktop via HDMI?

I just bought RPi and installed Raspbian on it and I'm pretty new to the topic. My current setup at home does not contain a display with HDMI connection (it has VGA and I don't have a VGA-HDMI ...
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Double display on single screen

I have a LCD display that I connect to using the HDMI, no matter what configurations I use in config.txt I cannot get it to display correctly. It displays the full display (even during boot) in the ...
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Youtube TV Client

Youtube TV is a simplified version of Youtube optimized for HTML5 and big screens. The videos are served HTML5-compiant (no Flash needed). Is there a way to used the Pi as a youtube TV client, ...
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HDMI-CEC pass through reciever?

my setup is this: Samsung LCD TV Raspberry Pi model b rev 2 Logitec Harmony One Remote Yamaha HTR-4065 AVR and it have worked really well to controll openelec with the harmony remote (that was ...
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Redirect a GTK application's output to the HDMI device

My PI is plugged into an HDMI monitor but I'm logged into it over SSH ( I just want to launch a 'status display' application and leave it running) I can run "sudo startx &" and I see the GUI ...
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Stream videos wirelessly from PC to Pi to TV?

I have a collection of movies (Please note: Mostly 1080p) on my external hard disk drive. This drive is attached to my PC (Mac). The external hard disk also contains some important work files, hence I ...