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Computer Tip – What does HDMI mean & how does it relate to computers?

HDMI stands for High Definition Multimedia Interface. If you have a Hi-Def TV, it probably has one or more HDMI connections. HDMI connectors can be Standard, Mini, or Micro formats –

Many computers are coming with an HDMI connectors as a video option. Some laptops are now shipped with HDMI as their primary/only external video connector. Many new computer monitors & TV’s offer HDMI as one of the connection options. An HDMI connection is one way you can add multiple external monitors to your computer.

The reason you need to know is two-fold – you need to know what video out connector options your laptop has & you need to be prepared to connect to HDMI & other video connectors when presenting from your computer & connecting to projectors or other screens/monitors. You could also display pictures & video from your recent summer vacation from your computer or camera on your large-screen TV.

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Ray Bowyer, Computer Consultant lives & works in the Boise, Idaho area & provides computer desktop & laptop repair, training, problem solving, computer networking, & virus removal for Boise, Meridian, Nampa, Caldwell & other Treasure Valley Idaho area small businesses, home offices & home computer users. Phone: (208) 631-7527. Email: . Mailing Address: 1740 E. Fairview Ave., # 305, Meridian, ID 83642. Computer Repair & Services - Boise Idaho - Meridian Idaho. "Reducing computer frustration one problem at a time by providing computer TLC(Technical Loving Care)!"

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