Laptop External Monitor Help Please! Tags: HDTV Laptops TV External Monitor Home Theatre Last response: February 21, 2007 4:30 AM in Home Theatre Share gmoney42 February 15, 2007 7:51:58 PM Ok...I'm trying to hook up my laptop to my TV. My laptop has a VGA connection. Here's what I thought up, thinking it may work, and for the price it was worth a try.. I'm using a dsub to DVI adapter and then using a DVI to HDMI cable and trying to hook it up to my TV. Is this even possible? I thought it was worth a try. Anyone have any ideas? More about : laptop external monitor rexter February 21, 2007 4:30:33 AM You need VGA ro component video. Try to bring your laptop to the store and try thr connector cord there, make sure it works properly. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumLaptop won't recognize external monitors please help ForumUrgent help please : Laptop display gone after new external monitor ForumLaptop external monitor question, Please help ForumHelp with Dual Monitor setup with External LCD and Laptop ForumCan't connect two external monitors to my laptop , help please . ForumLaptop screen wont turn on, but works when connected to an external monitor ForumLaptop flickering stops after connecting external monitor ForumInvalid Format - External Monitor - Help Please ! ForumOnly External Monitor Works, Primary ( Laptop T60 Screen) doesn't ForumHP LAPTOP SCREEN BROKEN: Need to get external monitor to turn on ForumLaptop display fails; external monitor alone works ForumConnect laptop No display at external monitor ForumCan't get laptop to use external monitor 's max resolution ForumProblems coordinating laptop and external monitor (Radeon Xpress 1100) ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumWatching TV on my laptop without TV... ForumPlaying a Hi Def movie from my PC hard drive...Please help.. ForumPC gaming with a large monitor or HDTV? ForumHELP!! I am without cable TV ForumNoob help on HD recording on to PC hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !