Using laptop as tv monitor Tags: TV Laptops Monitors HDMI Last response: May 20, 2012 11:11 PM in Laptop Tech Support 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 SolvedUsing tv as second monitor. 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 SolvedCan I stream Netflix from laptop to TV using USB??? Forum SolvedUsing a external tv card on a laptop 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 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 Screen tearing when using TV as monitor Forum SolvedUsing TV as monitor, no sound from sound bar Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !