LCD Monitor

do you know how to change LCD Monitor to TV?
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAsked:
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Irwin SantosComputer Integration SpecialistCommented:
what is the make and model of your computer?

usually pressing the "Fn" key + the key marked with the monitor will toggle the display.  Do this before the Windows splash screen
RartemassLife CoachCommented:
I assume you want to watch TV on your PC
You will need a TV tuner card.  There are tons on the market.
Once that is installed you shold be fine.  You may need to adjust the screen resolution however
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
sorry for my english...

i have an extra 15 inch monitor... and don't use anymore...
i want to trash my big tv... and change my lcd monitor to TV without pc.
is that possible?
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Gary CaseRetiredCommented:
Gary CaseRetiredCommented:
... this is a much better one (but costs more too):
I just went through this, and the best box I found at the cheapest price was a new item on EBay, I can tell you for a fact that the output is great, and you only have to turn the box and the monitor on, nothing else is needed, no computer.   Here is their wesite, same price as on Ebay, best deal you  can find -

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Gary CaseRetiredCommented:
... scrathcyboy's link is certainly nicely priced => cheap enough it's worth a try.
@scrathcyboy ... Way to go! . You found one! That looks like a nice little tuner too.
these comments are good, but many TV tuners (and DVDs with VGA out) use output with 50hz frequency but many LCD monitors will refuse to work with frequencies below 60hz (interlacing could be a problem too), so if you want to buy one check it's resolution and frequency and check if your LCD accepts that (i have an old cheap TV tuner that works that way, it works great with my old VGA monitor but if i connect it to a LCD it says "out of range")
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
thank you:)
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