Using Notebook Lcd With Desktop / Pc

I have an old acer notebook lcd monitor, well is any way i can used this lcd monitor with my other pc/desktop. Can any of u guys point me to guide or tutorial about this matter.

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Using A Notebook As A Desktop

Is it safe to use an hp pavilion dv9700t as a desktop computer? Like getting a 24" display and an external keyboard and mouse? Is there anyway i can run dual external monitors off of it?

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Posted On: 10-19-2009, 11:34 PM . View Related Posts . . View 19 Replies .

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Do they reflect much of the background when you are working with the computer indoor (not in an office enviroment)? Do you think that the blank/glossy screens are annoying when you work with a computer with a such screen?

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I want something that is portable (i.e. I can leave attached to my laptop) and that doesn't reduce fps in games. I also loathe creative, but they seem the only company with laptop soundcards.

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Now for the laptop computer. Again look at the name. A laptop is designed to sit on your lap and you can therefore expect it to be quite large and loaded down with features and power. The standard laptop computer would have some , if not all, of the following features:

1. 14" - 17" (widescreen) tft screen. 2.nvidia geforce or ati radeon graphics subsystem. 3. Internal dvd-rom or dvd-rw drive
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Laptops/notebooks are a full-featured computer; often times capable of replacing a desktop pc. They have large, hi-resolution screens (15-17" are most common), cd/dvd/blu-ray disc drives, full-power intel / amd processors, and large amounts of memory.netbooks are miniaturized laptops. They are meant to be extremely portable, with no optical (cd/dvd/blu-ray) drive, and less memory and processing power as their larger counterparts. They have small (10"/common) screens, and are made to use very little power (since the batteries can also be small). Most net-books include wi-fi, and often-times, 3g chips, as to allow for anytime internet access, which is what most net (get it, internet) books are used for.

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I just got a new dell inspiron 1720 with a t7300 2ghz cpu. I disabled speedsted and some other intel speed option in the bios. In windows, i have the notebook running as "high performance", however, when i run cpu-z, it shows a speed of 1200mhz with a 6 x (multiplier), coretemp shows 800+ and someties 480+ .

Posted On: 09-26-2007, 10:28 PM . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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Posted On: 08-20-2009, 10:59 PM . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

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Posted On: March 23rd, 2007, 08:50 AM . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

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Posted On: October 2nd, 2007, 02:42 PM . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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Posted On: 06-24-2009, 02:06 AM . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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