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Thinkpad t20 s video not working

\015 I have a thinkpad t20 that i cant get the s video to work i hooked up to tv and get nothing but a black screen (yes the tv is on lol) ...do i need a driver to make it work?\015

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Hi,
This may sound silly but it is often overlooked by many people......Have you changed your T.V channel to AV? There is usualy av1 and av2 options. Try these and let me know if you have any success or not.
Regards,
Graemevm
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