Virtual Tuners Tags: Tuner Cards Tuner Monitors Westinghouse Graphics Last response: November 24, 2009 6:38 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Perilous1 November 24, 2009 6:00:05 AM I have a westinghouse 42" monitor that does not have a built-in tuner. Is there such a thing as software based "virtual" tuner? More about : virtual tuners leon2006 a b C Monitor November 24, 2009 4:34:09 PM No.... TV Tuner is a hardware. Here's a good HDTV tuner for your PC(Desktop) http://www.hauppage.com/site/products/data_hvr2250.html External TV you can use USB-based TV tuner(Desktop & Notebook) Sample below... http://www.hauppage.com/site/products/data_hvr950q.html There are other brands of Analog and HDTV Tuner for you to choose. Bottom line is you need a TV hardware to provide TV function to your computer. Perilous1 November 24, 2009 6:38:44 PM Good deal. Thanks for the info. I am attempting to make use of Windows 7's built-in "Internet TV" functionality but it is unavailable because it detects that my monitor doesn't have a tuner. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSomeone please explain TV tuners to me ForumTuners in HR10-250 ForumTuners in HR10-250 ForumFM Tuners ForumIt's 2005. Are 5th gen OTA tuners available yet? ForumProblems with Virtual Channels on Digital Air Broadcasts ForumHauppauge WinTV HVR-950Q on Windows 7 Virtual Machine, Ubuntu Host? ForumTV tuners ForumHas anyone been having problems with latest Oracle Virtual Box release ForumATI TV Wonder Elite + Virtual Machine ForumVirtual PC 2007 in Vista Forumvirtual Dub with ATI Video Wonder Pro question ForumPINNACLE TV TUNER and Windows 7 64 ForumUSB TV tuner for laptop ForumHTPC Question ForumCanoscan N670U driver Windows 7 ForumNeed a card By lt_dan_zsu, 3 hours ago: It looks like the 7850 is a little higher, but it's nothing... ForumTV Tuners and Cable TV ForumATI TV Wonder Elite + Virtual Machine ForumHow do I configure OTA channels, along w/ 2 HDHomeRun tuners & analog? More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !