My work laptop is a little older and did not connect like my new home, "I purchased an old-ish Phillips VGA-equipped monitor and want to connect it as a replacement screen for my Dell, "Totally clueless, definitely not techno-minded at all. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. Luigi has over 25 years of experience in general computer repair, data recovery, virus removal, and upgrades. Match the cable with one of the video ports on the back of the monitor. Then you can choose the way you want to expand your display. In the Control Panel, click Hardware and Sound. That is probably because your monitor doesn't have any speakers; try plugging in speakers or headphones and see if that works. Both of these jacks have corresponding ports on most computers. Connect a cable that fits a port on each device. Power on the monitor and select the video source your laptop is connected to. check out the. My laptop screen is broken. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. Luigi Oppido is the Owner and Operator of Pleasure Point Computers in Santa Cruz, California. How do I connect my laptop to a monitor if it only has an HDMI port but the monitor is VGA? 3. This article was co-authored by Luigi Oppido. DICE II/Jr/Mini: Built by TC. Thanks. to plug mic (s) into and then go from the main outs of that into the monitors. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. Plug the cable into the corresponding ports on both your monitor and computer. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. You would have to select a setting to share your screen from the broken-screened laptop to the working one, but as it is broken, this cannot be done. 31 July 2019. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. This image may not be used by other entities without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc.
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\u00a9 2020 wikiHow, Inc. All rights reserved. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. This image is not<\/b> licensed under the Creative Commons license applied to text content and some other images posted to the wikiHow website. wikiHow, Inc. is the copyright holder of this image under U.S. and international copyright laws. A torch shows it's all happening on the screen, but hard to see. Locate the laptop’s video output types.