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Windows 7: How to use a TV as a Wireless Laptop Monitor

12 Feb 2011   #1
Harrismith

Windows 7 Proffesional
 
 
How to use a TV as a Wireless Laptop Monitor

I have;
1) Dell Studio XPS Laptop which has a broadband wireless connection to the internet via a wireless router.
2) A Samsung TV and a Samsung Home Cinema with 'Internet@TV' connected via a wireless connection through the same wireless router.
With my current set up, I can 'see' my laptop on my TV, and display on my TV, both the photo and music content of my laptop.
.....so far so good!
What I would like to be able to do, is use my TV as a wireless monitor for my laptop, so my TV displays whatever is on the laptop screen.
How can I achieve this and what do I need?


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12 Feb 2011   #2
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Hi Harrismith, take a look at this link D-Link’s PC-on-TV makes a wireless PC monitor - SlipperyBrick.com It may be what you need , Using an adaptor is the only way I know of doing what you want
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13 Feb 2011   #3
Harrismith

Windows 7 Proffesional
 
 

Cheers,
D-Link's option seems to be the solution. I'll check it out.
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15 Feb 2011   #4
Harrismith

Windows 7 Proffesional
 
 

My browsing has come up with;
  • Intel
  • IO Gear
  • Veebeam
...and others who do something similar
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