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Windows 7: Laptop Monitor For Desktop

08 Nov 2012   #1
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 
Laptop Monitor For Desktop

Hi Guys is there any way that i can use my laptop Monitor for my Desktop ?


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08 Nov 2012   #2
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

The only way i know for sure is if both the laptop and desktops are very recent Macs, then you can use target mode over thunderbolt.
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08 Nov 2012   #3
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 

Dont have Mac have a Sony and Alienware
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08 Nov 2012   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

I think only if the laptop has a video input.
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08 Nov 2012   #5
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 

U mean HDMI ?
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08 Nov 2012   #6
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

I was thinking DVI or a D-Sub input. I suspect the HDMI is for output. Check the lappy's documentation too.
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08 Nov 2012   #7
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

It's very rare for a laptop to have an input. I've personally never heard of one.

There may be an application you can download that you run on the desktop and laptop, which allows the desktop to connect to the laptop over wifi or ethernet.
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08 Nov 2012   #8
MoeX

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 

Anyway thanks for the help
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08 Nov 2012   #9
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

Glad to help.
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