Use laptop as a monitor of a Desktop PC Tags: Laptops Desktops Monitors Peripherals Last response: March 5, 2012 12:50 PM in Computer Peripherals Share dirk_name February 15, 2012 9:51:42 PM Hi all, I want to use my laptop as a monitor of my desktop PC. Could I do this? If so, How can i do this? Please help!! More about : laptop monitor desktop hang-the-9 a c 229 D Laptop a c 113 C Monitor February 16, 2012 1:36:10 PM You "can" but not easily. http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Converted-to-2nd... You can also just use remote connection to the desktop from the laptop, will be almost the same thing. m 0 l Bardic March 2, 2012 5:44:24 PM dirk_name said:Hi all, I want to use my laptop as a monitor of my desktop PC. Could I do this? If so, How can i do this? Please help!! There are several programs to do this, MaxVista is a pay one, it was the first one I ever heard of for doing this. Another one is ZoneOS Zonescreen, it appears to be freeware. http://www.maxivista.com/ http://zoneos.com/ m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hang-the-9 a c 229 D Laptop a c 113 C Monitor March 5, 2012 12:50:43 PM Bardic said:There are several programs to do this, MaxVista is a pay one, it was the first one I ever heard of for doing this. Another one is ZoneOS Zonescreen, it appears to be freeware. http://www.maxivista.com/ http://zoneos.com/ These work, but slow down the video by a lot. It's good for basic programs, not much else. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solveduse laptop monitor for my desktop pc? possible? solution SolvedHow to use monitor and the keyboard of a laptop for Desktop PC? solution how can i access my desktop pc w/o monitor using my laptop? solution Can I access desktop PC files using my laptop monitor? solution SolvedCan I use my laptop as a monitor for my desktop computer (monitor not working) solution SolvedHow to connect Xbox 360 and desktop pc to use one monitor? solution SolvedHow to Use Laptop Monitor to View Desktop Computer solution Solvedhow to use laptop screen as desktop monitor solution Is there a way I can take out the LCD from a desktop monitor and use it in my laptop? solution SolvedUse TV as secondary monitor for desktop-based PC -Windows 7-wirelessly solution SolvedConverting desktop monitor to use with laptop Forum SolvedGetting files from Mac to Seagate Expansion Desktop Drive to then use on PC laptop solution Can I somehow use my laptop monitor on a desktop? solution SolvedHow to use Laptop DVD Drive on a Desktop PC? solution Is it possible to use a laptop as a second monitor for a desktop? solution How to use a laptop monitor for a desktop Forum Use laptop monitor for desktop? Forum SolvedUsing a laptop as a second monitor, does it need the same OS as desktop? solution SolvedI just got my new PC, the monitor will be a while yet, can I use my working laptop as a monitor so I can set up my PC? solution Can I use my laptop to monitor temps in game from my Desktop? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !