Can i use a old tv as monitor Tags: TV Dual Monitors Monitors Peripherals Last response: June 17, 2011 4:31 PM in Computer Peripherals Share frankie_od June 9, 2011 6:15:07 PM hi i really want to run my mac in dual monitor and i currently have a monitor and a old tv on my desk (for retro gaming). is there any way i could use my old tv as a second monitor, if so what adaptors do i need. the tv is scart and rca. thanks More about : monitor juicycrapachino June 17, 2011 3:02:46 AM I think this is what you are looking for: http://www.amazon.com/Laptop-Computer-Presentation-Conv... However if your mac does not have a VGA input, you can buy a VGA-DVI adapter. You can find it here: http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-DVI-Cable-Adapter-DVIVGA.... Hope this helps! Sincerely, JuicyCrapachino hang-the-9 a b x TV a b C Monitor June 17, 2011 4:31:23 PM If you say "old monitor" as not an HD one, don't bother, the quality will be terrible, text pretty much unreadable unless you use 30pt font. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPurchase a monitor or use an old tv ? ForumNeed Advice on 40" TV for monitor/old TV replacement ForumSemi- old SHARP LCD tv as PC monitor not working properly ForumPossible to use a really old graphics card to connect tv via vga cable ForumUsing an old LCD monitor as a TV ForumUse TV as computer monitor ??? ForumUsing a TV as a monitor ForumHow to use my TV as my computer monitor ForumCan not use TV as second monitor . ForumProper settings for using a plasma TV as monitor ForumWhat would I need to use my HD TV as a monitor ? ForumSamsung 27 inch monitor (S27B970D) Forum<$300 Gaming Monitor (Big) ForumCan I get Dell Monitor 1901FP driver updates on a disc ForumCan a monitor damage a computer? ForumI get the message, no video input. Trying to connect my new acer pc with old ph Forum[Solved] Can I fix it? (LCD Monitor) ForumCan You Help Me Choose A Monitor Please? ForumCan i run a lcd monitor on a pc without a dvi socket ForumCan the Dell - 20 Widescreen Flat-Panel LCD HD Monitor be used to watch televis More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !