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

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Connect raspberry pi to ubuntu [duplicate]

I have recently purchased a Raspberry Pi, my Laptop has HDMI port and I have HDMI cable,how do I connect Raspberry Pi to the Ubuntu PC. I connected the Raspberry Pi to PC with Ethernet cable, but ...
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Run multiple commands at exactly the same time?

I have a setup for my Raspberry Pi 2 as a custom home theatre in Raspbian (I can't stand XBMC/Kodi). It works great, but it finicky to set up what I want it to do. I want to run multiple instance of ...
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RAW video from PI camera [duplicate]

Does the Raspberry Pi camera perform built-in compression? I am trying to get a RAW video from the Pi camera and feed it into FPGA via HDMI for processing.
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Want only ethernet working, remove all usb and hdmi port

We developed a system, we are delivering it with raspberry PI to client. Our system is like admin panel, so Raspberry pi will work as Local server. For Our code security, we want to remove all USB ...
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What to look for in a large HDMI+USB touchscreen for raspberry pi?

I have been searching quite a bit for a larger (14"+) monitor that has basic out of the box touchscreen capability with the raspberry pi. One that uses USB for the touch connection and preferably HDMI ...
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I get only choppy audio and no video using omxplayer on Raspbian Jessie

I'm trying to play an file720.mkv file to hdmi with omxplayer but I'm getting only choppy audio with no video. omxplayer -g -o hdmi file.720p.HDTV.x264.mkv omxplayer -version omxplayer - ...
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I am very confused about HDMI to VGA converting. Will this cable work?

I have an VGA monitor. I'm looking forward to buy an HDMI to VGA converter, looking like this. But, I have readed on many forums that cable like that won't work or burn my RPi, and some say that it'll ...
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setterm: terminal xterm-256color does not support --blank

Since installing the latest build of Raspbian onto my Rasberry Pi 3, I've been getting the following error: setterm: terminal xterm-256color does not support --blank setterm: cannot (un)set powersave ...
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XBMC on HDMI while Xorg on Official DSI Raspberry display

I have an RPi running Xorg Desktop environment on the official DSI display. Is it possible to have XBMC/Kodi or other software working on the HDMI output simultaneously?
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Raspberry Pi 2 Audio vs Video Clash

So, I'm having an interesting issue. Those of you who have seen me around know that I don't usually use a GUI of any sort with my Pi. However, I recently got another one and decided to make an ...
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HDMI output not working

I got a new raspberry pi 3 and use our with raspbian I used to run it headless all this time(2-3weeks) but today I tried running it using the HDMI output and a mouse and a keyboard but it doesn't boot....
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Raspberry Pi 2 Not outputting sound to DVI TV

I have a DVI to HDMI cable that is connecting a TV to my Raspberry Pi 2. I am just trying to hook up the Raspberry Pi 2 so I can stream videos through OSMC. I have no background on coding or how to ...
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Dual touch screens , one for input and a second for output

I am working on a project where I will need to use two displays. One small touch screen display for easy user input and one HDMI display for video output. So pretty much the user would select an ...
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Is there a way of using both the 7inch touchscreen and a hdmi tv as a dual screen for the pi

Preferably I would like to not have to use more add on kit but will take any ideas.
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Raspberry pi 3 power supply and HDMI

I have a small robot centered around the Raspberry pi 2 driving through a DFRobot Romeo (aka Arduino). When developing I have been drawing power from the USB connections on both the Arduino and ...
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OSMC / Raspberry Pi 2 dual display w/ HDMI and Raspberry Pi Touch Screen Display

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 setup with OSMC media center running. It works great. I can use either HDMI or the 7" Raspberry Pi Touch Screen Display. With one display or the other it works great! However, ...
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Taskbar has bluish flicker when Pi boots up in 1080p

I am having some problems getting the Pi running at a 1080p res on my new TV (HDMI of course). First of all whenever I edit the config.txt file through my kali laptop, the next time I open it in my ...
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No monitor input using a HDMI to DVI adapter

Did I just buy a crappy HDMI to DVI adapter? Is my monitor too old? It's from, like, 2009, but it has a dvi-d port. The HDMI works fine through all this... I can pull the plug, put it in my TV and RPi ...
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After my Pi boot and enters the desktop, the screen turns blank moments later

My Pi used to work fine. Now every time I turn it on, the screen turns black right after I get a glimpse of the desktop. However, the screen does not enter sleep. The Pi is connected via hdmi to a dvi ...
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Cannot boot raspberry Pi 3 connected to DVI with SDXC class 10 sd card

How do I boot raspberry pi 3 with noobs installed on it. Steps I have done so far. Got NOOBS from the RPi downloads. Samsung EVO 64gb micoSDXC class 10 Formatted the SD card with SDformatter from ...
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Detect HDMI and Start GUI

We build an applications that supports a server mode and a GUI mode. Now the XServer and the application should start, if a HDMI Cable is connected otherwise it should only run the server. So whats ...
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Rpi 3B no HDMI output

Recently I've received a RPi 3 - model B on which I installed Raspbian. After configuring the OS and adding some stuff I've shut down the Pi. Next day I took it with me to school, from there on all ...
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New Touchscreen Project - GPIO or HDMI

Please excuse the noob question - first Pi project. Basic project components: Raspberry Pi 3 touchscreen (preferably 8 inches) with sound. I am uncertain in making the purchasing decision for ...
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Raspberry Pi 2 B+ outputs distorted HDMI image

My Raspberry Pi 2 B+ outputs distorted HDMI signal, even in hdmi_safe = 1 mode. Here's the picture: I've checked the monitor and cable by connecting them to another computer. It worked in 1920x1080 ...
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The purpose of the orange tape on the HDMI connector

On my Pi B+, and B model 2 there is a piece of orange see-through tape stuck across the top of the HDMI connector. What is the purpose of this piece of tape? And are there any damaging effects if I ...
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Raspberry Pi HDMI not Working

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 & a Windows 10 PC. I have extracted the NOOBS file and saved the extracted file on an SD Card. I tried to do the first boot on my Raspberry Pi with the SD Card inserted and ...
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No sound over HDMI with WindowsIoT icw Pi3

Using WindowsIoT on the Raspberry Pi 3 I tried playing sound/video from a c# application. The video plays, however the sound is played over the 3.5mm jack instead of over HDMI. It's an older TV, so ...
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Getting the active source via HDMI-CEC doesn't seem to work

I am very new to HDMI-CEC. I have a Pi3 and a Pi2 connected to a TV's two HDMI ports. If I run: echo scan | cec-client -s -d 1` I get the following output: OpenELEC:~ # echo scan | cec-client -s -...
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How much current can I draw from each model's HDMI socket?

I've seen a few questions that speculate as to how much current is available from the HDMI socket but I can't find any concrete values. I've gotten away with using a couple of different HDMI to VGA/3....
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Pi 3 does not boot

I just got my Raspberry Pi 3, put the content of the NOOBS folder onto the sd card and connected it to my TV via HDMI, but do not get any output. One LED stays red at all times. I read that this ...
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Eleduino 1024x600 IPS HDMI Capacitive touchscreen shows only line patterns?

I just purchased an Eleduino 1024x600 IPS HDMI Capacitive touchscreen, assembled it, powered it with external USB (a Pi2's USB was unable to keep it on), and tried the following using a Redmere HDMI ...
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cec standby command not working with Vizio E320-B0

I have a RPi2 connected to a Vizio E320-B0 TV over HDMI cable. If the TV is OFF and I exec: echo "on 0" | cec-client -s -d 1 The TV turns on. However, if the TV is ON and I exec: echo "standby 0" ...
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Touchscreen not working for 7" HDMI display

I have a 7" HDMI display with touchscreen from Adafruit. I connected it via HDMI and USB (for power and probably for transferring some touch data). Everything is working well except the touchscreen ...
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Can Raspberry Pi 3 do 4K Video?

It looks like the Raspberry Pi 3 may be powerful enough to output 4K video, but I haven't seen anything about it anywhere. Does anyone know if the Raspberry Pi 3 can output video over HDMI at 4K ...
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My Raspberry Pi loads up and I can see the colorful screen, but I am not able to see anything after that

My Raspberry Pi used to work just fine with my PL716s just a week ago. Today I turned it on to find it was no longer working with the monitor. After editing the config file a bit, I was able to get ...
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No video output on Raspberry Pi Zero, LED flashing

So I just got a Raspberry Pi Zero and an SD card with NOOBS pre-installed. I placed the SD card onto the RPi as well as a keyboard and a power supply. I plugged the RPi onto two different monitors, ...
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Screen resolution

If I start the pi withe the display unplugged and then plug it in later, the screen resolution is too low. I can only solve this by restarting the machine. Is there a way to solve this without ...
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Connect via SSH to the main display active terminal

My Raspberry Pi reboot to the terminal and not the desktop environment. I got a video display connected to it through the HDMI. I would like to connect to that Pi via SSH from my PC and remote ...
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Raspi Pi connect to TV not HDMI-CEC ready: What can I do to make my remote control work?

I've got a Panasonic TX-39AW304 Television quite some time ago. The TV is connected to the Raspberry Pi 1 Model B rev1 via a HDMI-CEC cable. On the Raspi is Openelec 6.0.3 with Kodi 15.0.2 Isengard ...
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RPi and HDMI HML powering

What happens if an RPi is connected to a HDMI HML device that delivers power. Is it designed to handle that safely? Does it depend of the model? And what if the power that is provided by HDMI is ...
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Raspberry Pi 2, Widnows IoT Core disable/enable HDMI Port

I would like to know if it is possible to enable/disable the HDMI port, i have rewritten a MagicMirror (https://www.hackster.io/projects/17393) for windows IoT core and got a EnergyStar display wich ...
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Why my HDMI->DVI converter works only when powered from PC?

So, I have a Raspberry PI B+. It has HDMI video output. Since the only device in my house that has HDMI input is the TV, which is in another room and is usually occupied by my wife, and as my monitor ...
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No HDMI Audio Until an Emulator (N64, SNES, etc…) initializes it

The primary problem I am having is that I do not get audio via HDMI at boot. I had gone through the various steps outlined in several places related to modifying /boot/config.txt without any success. ...
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Minimal projector for Raspberry Pi [closed]

Currently I have a 3.5" display for my Raspberry Pi 2. This display is lot of fun, but in some cases, it's too small. I have an idea to use a projector, so I can use it to project the display to a ...
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How to get HDMI sound with RPi2 Raspbian (Debian-Jessie)

I'm in the USA and I've tried connecting my Raspberry Pi 2 to an HDMI monitor with internal speakers, and also to an HDMI equipped big screen TV, But the HDMI Sound will not work. I verified TV's ...
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Raspberry pi computer monitor

I was told I could use a normal computer monitor with a HDMI, SD card slot, and a couple other nessessary things with any raspberry pi is this true?
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RPi2 - No HDMI signal only on monitor

I know many similar posts have been made in the past and I have gone through all of them. But, I was not able to find anything useful, because most of them says to update the config.txt and the NOOBS ...
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Can RPi2 be used as an IP cam viewer?

I want to monitor my IP cam on my TV (both set to 1920 x 1080p). Since the IP cam uses ethernet and the TV has HDMI, I'm hoping my RPi2 will be a suitable interface. At this point, I'm unsure of my ...
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Rasp Pi 2: HDMI audio goes fuzzy temporarily

I have a Rasp Pi 2 connected to TV via HDMI. After watching video for about 10-15 minutes the sounds turns into a fuzzy mess, after 20 seconds it's back to normal like it never happened and I can't ...
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Force HDMI output

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 and a LCD I have no problem with LCD but i want to switch HDMI for video output . i tried to add these line to config.txt : hdmi_force_hotplug=1 hdmi_drive=2 ...