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I own a LG Plasma 42PQ2 tv and I want to watch movies from an external hard drive through the USB port but it does not show any movie files on the hard drive.

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  • Joan Hibberd Jan 04, 2014

    Would it work if I connect the USB from the disk drive to a set top box - then connect the set top box to the tv via a hdmi cable?

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Hard drive has to be formatted to fat 32 or tv will not show details

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The USB port on the TV might not have enough power to power the external hard drive. Can you try putting a movie on a USB memory stick instead, and see if that works?

Posted on Mar 10, 2011

  • Joan Hibberd Jan 04, 2014

    Would it work if I connect the hard drive to a set top box via the usb and connect the set top box to the tv via a HDMI cable?

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