View Full Version : Laptop Monitor on normal PC?

08-08-2003, 06:09 PM
i just got a Small PC
and i was wondering if i could, in ANY way, hook up a laptop monitor to my PC
i don't even mind buying/making an adapter
any ideas? or are you just shaking your head at my stupidity

08-08-2003, 06:17 PM
There is no method of interfacing a laptop "monitor" because the "screen" on a laptop connects digitally to the graphics adaptor.

Its not a "monitor" in any sense that you can interface with, in any practical manner.

Graham L
09-08-2003, 03:04 PM
But you could use a laptop as an X-monitor to a *nix system, or as a client to s Windows Terminal Server. I think you can get an X-server for Windows, but whether it works on the later versions I don't know.