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Questions tagged [slimport]

A video standard used for connecting an external display to mobile devices, similar to MHL. It is based on the VESA Displayport standard.

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Allow rotate into portrait mode but do not rotate external display

To avoid this question being flagged as a duplicate, I have included a list of similar questions at the end of this post with an explanation about why my question is different. Please read these ...
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How to connect both a monitor and a keyboard to a LG G3?

Using USB-on-the-go I can connect a keyboard to an LG G3 and using a slimport adapter I should be able to connect a monitor. Is there a way to connect both at the same time? Or even better, connect ...
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Force portrait mode on TV through Slimport - Android 5.0

I just bought an iCAN MyDP Slimport to HDMI adapter for my rooted Nexus 5. It works perfectly fine, but when the phone is in portrait mode, the TV it is connected to makes the image smaller and ...
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Can I connect a Nexus 4 to 1080p hdmi screen (@1080p) with the phone screen off?

I am interested in using a SlimPort adapter to connect my Nexus 4 to an external monitor. I'm exploring the idea of using an Android device as a simple workstation with an external screen, keyboard &...
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Cannot get Moto G to output over SlimPort adapter

I am having a problem getting a display to my Panasonic TV from my Moto G when I connect it using a SlimPort adapter. I connected the HDMI cable to the HDMI 2 port. I connected the phone to the ...
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Can I connect a slimport to a DVI only screen using an HDMI to DVI adapter?

I have a Nexus 4. I would like to connect it to my desktop screen but it only has DVI (currently I'm using HDMI to DVI adapter). Would slimport work anyway?
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How to connect your Nexus phone to a VGA projector?

I would like to connect my Nexus 5 to an external projector or monitor. I know that there is a SlimPort to HDMI adapter (I have it), however, projectors and standard monitors still have VGA (and no ...