Help! Ipod touch won't play on the tv

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  1. Jack Bauer

    Jack Bauer Member

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    I have the apple av cable. Whenever i try playing a video on my touch it won't play but if i play it on my ipod 5th gen it will.

    Whats wrong?
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    Do you have TV Out turned on?
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    Make sure Settings_Video_TV Signal is set to NTSC . . . I'm guessing since you live in Chicago that you don't have a PAL TV.

    Not sure if the Widescreen setting would cause any problems . . .
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    I have both of those set.

    Could it be that i am playing streaming videos, and podcasts?
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    Ah, yes. It'll only play videos on your TV through the Videos app.
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    Oh wait i fixed it, don't really know what was wrong with it but put a itunes movie on it and now it plays streaming videos and downloaded videos

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