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Hooking up BluRay laptop to HDTV?! No HDMI?!

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how can i hook up my laptop which has a blu ray player on it to my HDTV which i use as my monitor if the laptop has no HDMI output? I think it has a DVI(?) output but i think thats just a video signal, how could i get audio to my surround sound on my PC?
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You should have a headphone port at the very least on your laptop, Go get a 3.5mm headphone jack to RCA audio jack. I think it's called a "Y-connector" (Example).
You would need male/male. Just plug the stereo cable in your TV. You won't get surround out of that, but it's better than silence.
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And as far as the video signal from the laptop just get a DVI to DVI or DVI to component cable to your TV.
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