Using laptop as tv monitor Tags: TV Laptops Monitors HDMI Last response: May 20, 2012 11:11 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Derekcreaser May 20, 2012 5:53:13 PM So i have an alienware m17x r4 which has an hdmi imput and i want to watch tv on it in my room. so i found an adapter for coax to hdmi but then i realised i cant change the channel. Is there anyway to change the channel from my computer More about : laptop monitor Emerald a b D Laptop a b C Monitor May 20, 2012 8:17:30 PM are you sure the HDMI is not an output Only? m 0 l spentshells May 20, 2012 8:41:24 PM Emerald said:are you sure the HDMI is not an output Only? agreed and it is an output, USB 2.0 tv tuners are available everywhere for 20-25 dollars so get on it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Derekcreaser May 20, 2012 11:11:25 PM Its and m17x r4 google it. It has output on the left side and input on the right side. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Video Spilling Off Screen And Very Blurry When Using TV As Laptop Monitor Forum The screen on my laptop is cashed can i use a tv as a monitor using the hdmi cab Forum Solvedhow to hookup my laptop to my new tv to use the tv as a monitor and to also use the laptop as a dvd player Forum Connect my laptop to my TWIFI enabled TV - Just want to use the TV as a monitor for the internet Forum Laptop external tv used as monitor cant change resolution. Forum Can I use my laptop as a tv monitor? Forum Solvedpro/cons to using a tv as a monitor for gaming? Forum SolvedDoes using a Full HD LED TV as a monitor increase the load on the graphics card and reduce its performance & life? Forum SolvedI was thinking of using a Monitor but a tv will do, but what size is best for driving games? Forum SolvedUsing my tv as a monitor Forum SolvedLaptop using Integrated GPU, TV using GPU Forum SolvedUsing a external tv card on a laptop Forum SolvedHow can I watch netflix on my tv using my laptop and use the same laptop as a computer while netflix is playing on the tv? Forum SolvedUsing 32" tv for pc gaming monitor 1080p vs 720p Forum SolvedThinking about using a Seiki 39 inch 4K TV as a monitor. Forum SolvedUsing a 60Hz TV as a monitor Forum SolvedUsing TV as monitor, no sound from sound bar Forum SolvedQuestion about using Monitor and TV at the same time Forum SolvedSound quality using TV as pc monitor` Forum SolvedIs using a google tv as a monitor bad for your eyes? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !