problem with hdmi

#1DarkNashXPosted 2/2/2013 9:40:26 PM
ok i tried to use my system today as normal
hdmi wont work
and after some testing,i noticed that inside the hdmi port on the system,
some of the....trinkets(dunno how to call them, the copper-like lines that are both above and under the central part) the ones on the underside are bent backwards in the back of the output....
a/v cable( the wii's) works fine
what should i do???
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#2occupation_bobPosted 2/2/2013 9:41:16 PM
Get another HDMI cable for 5 bucks or less online.
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#3DarkNashX(Topic Creator)Posted 2/2/2013 9:42:45 PM
its not the cable
what im talking about is the inside of the output on the SYSTEM......
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#4b1gt0nePosted 2/2/2013 9:54:20 PM
learn how to plug
#5TheStarCorePosted 2/2/2013 9:55:08 PM
Time to get a repair, someone tried to force a cable in there which didn't fit so it bent the inner parts
#6teh1337gosuPosted 2/2/2013 9:55:38 PM
The Wii U has to be on for the TV to recognize the HDMI, unlike ps3
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#7DarkNashX(Topic Creator)Posted 2/2/2013 10:00:49 PM
what could have caused this tough?
ive only used the cable that came with the system..
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#8TheStarCorePosted 2/2/2013 10:13:58 PM
I said exactly what could have caused it:

someone tried to force a cable in there which didn't fit so it bent the inner parts
#9DarkNashX(Topic Creator)Posted 2/2/2013 10:19:07 PM
theres no way i wouldve forced anythg tough
never had this happen with any system...
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#10leeko_linkPosted 2/3/2013 2:42:54 PM
It might be due to any of these:

- The system you bought may be used.
- Someone at your local retailer must had plug something in their before that is not HDMI compatible.
- It got defect when it was shipped to the store.
- It got defect when it was shipped from Nintendo.

Anyway you look at it, if you can just try using a small metal tool to reposition the pin and try replugging the HDMI again, if it still doesn't work then sent it to Nintendo for repair or replacement. Better to have repair or a refurbished console over a dead one.