How to use Laptop TFT?

  Narayan Adhikari 08:42 12 Mar 06
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I have got a desktop box without any display unit. Can anybody suggest if I can use my laptop TFT display to use desktop box (??!!). I know I can take laptop display to other external monitor but I wonder if otherway round is possible.
Help will be appreciated.
Narayan

  Graham ® 09:03 12 Mar 06

Depends on the laptop. Does it have a 'Video In' socket?

  Narayan Adhikari 09:05 12 Mar 06

do we get any conversion adaptor etc for vga socket? or any PC card be of any help????
Thanks

  rmcqua 09:16 12 Mar 06

Not that I'm aware of, Narayan Adhikari. Sorry.

  hzhzhz 09:56 12 Mar 06

I think it is possible but you really dont want to go down that route. If its for space saving then a 15 inch TFT for your tower wouldn't cost the earth or if not then a 15 inch CRT can be picked up very cheaply. Its a good idea using the lappy as a monitor but not easy to do from what I can see.

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