How can i use my laptop as a monitor for dish Tags: Digital TV Laptops TV Monitors Home Theatre Last response: December 25, 2011 10:51 PM in Home Theatre Share Muhamad Idress December 25, 2011 6:13:40 PM how can i use my laptop as a TV because i need to watch TV and i don't have one More about : laptop monitor dish Muhamad Idress December 25, 2011 6:23:52 PM I have connected a HDMI to my laptop coming from a Dish but i don't know how to get channels in my laptop Wolfshadw a b D Laptop a b x TV a b C Monitor December 25, 2011 10:51:15 PM The HDMI port on your laptop is output only. In order to watch TV on your laptop, you will need a dish compatible TV Tuner card to connect to either a USB port or PCMCIA/PCExpress card slot (which ever your laptop has). -Wolf sends Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to watch programs recorded using an external hard drive from Dish Network VI ForumCan I use my laptop as a tv monitor ? ForumViewing Dish on external drive ona PC ForumI have Dish internet and DSL, How do I use them together? ForumHow to align 3-LNB sat dish with a meter?? ForumHow to use a laptop monitor for a desktop ForumHow to use external monitor and close laptop lid ForumHow can I set-up a common dish network to be used by all residents in an apartme ForumFormatting external harddrive after used with dish dvr ForumHow to use another monitor with hp laptop with windows 7 ForumDirectv vs Dish ForumHow to use windows dualview to add another monitor to a laptop ForumUse laptop monitor for desktop? ForumHow to use laptop as desktop monitor ForumReady boost use in a class 4 32gig sdhd ForumWhat's better, TV or Monitor? ForumWhen i insert a BD, it wont play on my laptop with windows vista. ForumHow to connect a dvd player to component inputs with rca cables ForumLAPTOP TO HDTV ForumHow to connect 2 tv to hd box More resources Read discussions in other Home Theatre categories Digital TV DVD Players Set-Top-Box HDTV ReplayTV Satellite TV Tivo !