How to Fix HDMI Output Problems in Windows 10?

Hello Guys,Please let me know how to fix HDMI output problems in Windows 10? I attempted many times but failed. So Can anyone have any idea? Help me.


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Open Answer 15 July 2021

HDMI Output Problems in Windows 10

If you want to know how to fix HDMI outpiut problems in Windows 10, then you have opened up the right page. Here, you will learn everything that you need to know about the same. HDMI is a way of connecting high quality audio and video output, which is why is popular amongst various users. However, there are some users who have experienced HDMI output issues.

This HDMI PC issue affects every version of Windows, which includes Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 and Windows XP. Some of the most common issues faced by the users are HDMI audio won't play and HDMI don't work on laptop. Audio issues and HDMI don't work on laptop generally arises because of the use of incompatible drivers. 

Mentioned below are the steps that you can apply to fix HDMI output problem. 

1) Check your Hardware

Before we jump on to more complicated troubleshooting solutions , let's try to fix our problem with the easier ones. The first thing that you need to ensure is that the HDMI cable has been inserted properly. Also, you must make sure that every other function is working properly. 

Mentioned below are the steps that you need to carry out in order to check your hardware. 

  • Firstly, ensure that the HDMI connection is proper. Disconnect the wire and then connect it once again. Also, ensure that the wire is properly connected to the HDMI port. 
  • Power on your HDMI TV or speaker and then tur on your PC. After that, turn off your TV or speaker. Now, diconnect the devices and then wait for a minute and then reconnect them all. After you are done refreshing your HDMI connection.

2) Please Ensure that your HDMI Device is the Default One

In order to ensure that your HDMI device is the default device, these are the steps that you are required to follow. 

Step 1: Go to the taskbar and then right click on the volume icon. 

Step 2: Click on the option of playback devices and then select HDMI or digital output device in the new tab that opened before you. 

Step 3: Select set default and then select Ok. This will set sound output as default. 

In case the device is not set as default device even after following the steps given above, then that mans the HDMI output is unavailable. Additionally, you need to ensure that the option of "Show disconnected devices" has been enabled. 

3) Rollback to the Older Driver

Open Device Manager and look for the device that is bothering you. Such a device usually have an exclaimation mark righr next to it. 

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