Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-29-2010, 07:42 AM   #1
Beta Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1
Default Old laptop monitor

Hi

My friend gave me his old laptop monitor since the motherboard isn' working anymore and have taken the hard disk out + the ram cards. I have a desktop computer and I need to use this monitor as a second one. I have seen many toturials on the internet but all of them require the extra laptop box that contains the motherboard and the fan. Is there any way that I can hook up the monitor with my another computer without the extra box.

__________________

RandomLover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-29-2010, 08:15 AM   #2
Omnicide now.
 
foothead's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: My own personal hell
Posts: 10,014
Default Re: Old laptop monitor

Unfortunately, no. The DVI signal is very different than what the LCD panel recieves.
foothead is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0