Help hard drive connect to laptop Tags: Article Discussion Laptops Dell Connection Monitors Hard Drives Last response: June 3, 2010 4:26 AM in Toms Network Share Eagle Plume May 20, 2010 7:17:28 PM Hello, I have a Dell PC Hard drive, with no monitor, can I and/or how do I connect it to my Dell laptop, to use the laptop as the main monitor, without a hub?> More about : hard drive connect laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous Laptop Expert Monitor Authority May 20, 2010 9:52:25 PM You can't unless you have some type of Remote Desktop software. | Report abuse sauvesean June 3, 2010 4:26:58 AM Buy a monitor from the Salvation Army. They usually sell them for $5. OR Connect them through crossover (or straight-through if your NIC has auto-mdix, which most do), set static IPs, and enable Remote Desktop Protocol. Desktop IP address: 192.168.1.1 Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 Laptop IP address: 192.168.1.2 Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Toms Network>Help hard drive connect to laptop> Related ressources: ForumWithout laptop hard drive , can i connect to the desktop HD from laptop ForumHow do I connect a laptop hard drive to another laptop ? ForumHow to connect pc hard drive to laptop without a monitor ForumRemove laptop hard drive and connect via usb to desktop ForumHow to connect a laptops old hard drive as an external drive to recover the dat ForumPlease Help ASAP Deleted Laptop Hard Drive ! ForumMy laptop wont read any discs it says hard drive cannot be located ForumHow to connect laptop hard drive to pc ForumHow do I connect my laptops two hard drives together to make more storage space? ForumHow to connect pc hard drive to laptop ForumTrouble transferring data from old hard drive to new laptop ForumHow do i transfer my os on my laptop to a new hard drive ForumUSB3.0, meet laptop hard drive (Q's about speed) ForumHelp with installing hard disk drives on laptop and windows xp ForumLaptop Hard Drive Not Recognized by USB ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive ??? ForumHow to compress windows program,so i can run my lptp more smoothly. ForumHelp with norton ghost ForumSometime when idea net setter got disconnected my laptop got hanged and unable t ForumNeed help finding internet drivers on windows xp More resources Read discussions in other Toms Network categories Article Discussions Polls !