Can laptop be used as pc monitor? Tags: Laptops Monitors Last response: July 8, 2011 8:25 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share treytai July 8, 2011 8:13:59 PM Is it possible to use a laptop as a pc monitor? My pc monitor died and I need to run some proprams on the pc that are not on the laptop and that I really do not want to install on the laptop either. Laptop is an Acer aspire and the PC is a Dell. Laptop has ethernet and vga connections More about : laptop monitor AntiZig a b D Laptop July 8, 2011 8:25:12 PM typically, no, you won't be able to unless your laptop specifically has a video input port (which most laptops don't have) you might be able to do the following if the computers on a local network: remote desktop from your laptop to your desktop and use the programs that way m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedUsing laptop screen as monitor for newly built pc Forum Solveduse laptop monitor for my desktop pc? possible? Forum SolvedHow to use monitor and the keyboard of a laptop for Desktop PC? Forum 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? Forum how can i access my desktop pc w/o monitor using my laptop? Forum Can I set up laptop as a secondary monitor for my pc using HDMI cables? Forum Can I access desktop PC files using my laptop monitor? Forum got an old Conia 50" plasma. Used it for years as a monitor for my laptop. My new housemate tries his but wont display, just s Forum Use laptop as a monitor of a Desktop PC Forum In XP control panel display there is no option for any monitor other than primary laptop one. I used to have a secondary monit Forum I have an HP PC laptop & Printer...I used to be able to print from what I thought was the right network---and after not usin Forum SolvedIs it possible to use a laptop as Primary monitor Forum SolvedI have a dell laptop and the screen is no use anymore but when I connect my other monitor by the vca cable and close the lid i Forum Laptop external tv used as monitor cant change resolution. Forum SolvedDark screen monitor when connected to PC but not when connected to laptop, why? Forum SolvedHow to use a laptop as a monitor for a DVD player with an S-cable? Forum SolvedHow to Use Laptop Monitor to View Desktop Computer Forum SolvedDo I need a screen on a laptop to use a monitor? Forum SolvedHow to use HDMI to make laptop a monitor for XBOX 360 Forum Solvedusing 1080p external monitor with 14 inches 1366x768 laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !