Buying a computer monitor to use with a laptop?

Answer Samsung Syncmaster monitors.Look them up, you can find bargains for them. Mine has lasted 3 years and is still going strong.

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What does CRT mean when buying a computer monitor?

Flat screen is LCD. CRT is Cathode Ray Tube, the old fashioned big heavy TV style.

My desktop monitor is dead. Can I connect my desktop computer to my laptop monitor?

No there isn't a realistic way of doing this. While one of the remote control suggestions may work, you need to configure the desktop for thisto work which you can't as the monitor doesn't work.How... Read More »

How do I connect a laptop to the computer monitor?

Most laptops will come with a VGA or DVI port in the back, (the blue and or white ports) and if you have one of those cables, you can get them from radioshack or online. And just connect it to a mo... Read More »

Can you hook up a computer monitor to a laptop?

yes i did this a couple of times when the hinges on my labtop got weak and would not hold it without collapsing. You need a dvi or vga out port on your labtop tho.