If your laptop’s screen is broken, you may be wondering how you can connect it to a monitor. While it may seem like a daunting task, it is actually quite simple. All you need is a few tools and a little bit of know-how.
The first thing you need to do is gather the necessary tools. For this project, you will need a Phillips head screwdriver, a flat head screwdriver, and a pair of pliers. You will also need a VGA cable and an adapter (if your laptop does not have a VGA port).
Once you have gathered the necessary tools, you will need to remove the screws from the back of your laptop. Be sure to keep track of which screws go where, as you will need to put them back in later. Once the screws are removed, you will need to carefully remove the back panel of your laptop. Be careful not to damage any of the delicate components inside.
Once the back panel is removed, you will need to locate the video cable. This is usually a thin, black cable that is attached to the motherboard. Carefully disconnect the cable from the motherboard and set the back panel aside.
Now, take your VGA cable and connect one end to the video port on your laptop. If your laptop does not have a VGA port, you will need to use an adapter. Once the cable is connected, you can now connect the other end of the cable to the monitor. Be sure to connect the cable to the correct input on the monitor.
Once the cable is connected, you will need to power on both the laptop and the monitor. You may need to adjust the settings on the monitor to get the best picture quality. Once the picture is displaying on the monitor, you can now put the back panel back on your laptop and screw it in place.
And that’s it! You have now successfully connected your broken laptop to a monitor. This process can be used to connect a laptop to a TV as well. Be sure to use the correct cable and input on the TV.