How to Use an HDMI Acer Laptop

by Greyson Ferguson
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An HDMI port connects two high-definition devices together, typically a HD television and an HD cable receiver. However, some Acer laptops have HDMI ports installed. This allows you to connect the HD cable/satellite receiver or a blu-ray player directly to the device. With this connection you can watch the high definition content over the screen of your laptop.

Step 1

Plug the HDMI cable into the HDMI port on the back of the HD device.

Step 2

Plug the other end of the HDMI cable into the HDMI port on the Acer laptop.

Step 3

Power on the HD device and the Acer laptop.

Launch the preinstalled viewing software that allows you to watch television and other programming connected to the HDMI port. Once on you can view the content from the HD device on the Acer laptop screen.


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About the Author

Greyson Ferguson is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design with a degree in film and television. He currently resides in Lansing, Michigan where he works on independent film projects and writes for numerous publications. Ferguson primarily focuses on computer and electronic articles. Greyson produces, focusing on only upbeat news stories with daily updates.

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