External Monitor in Lenovo® IdeaPad Y550
Tips to connect an External Monitor in Lenovo IdeaPad Y550
Lenovo developed this laptop to perform daily activities like Internet browsing, typing data, listening to music and watching movies. This laptop has an HDMI port which helps in the output a video with audio to an HD TV. Many people prefer laptop for their daily usage. The laptops are comfortable to use and can also be used while traveling. Some people select netbooks which is smaller and more comfortable than traditional laptops. If you have a large monitor instead of this small screen it makes work more comfortable. Most of the computer users avoid this problem by buying an external monitor with large size. Every laptop will have a port to connect an external monitor.
Following are the tips to connect an external monitor to your Lenovo IdeaPad Y550 computer:
- Choosing an External Monitor
- Information on Installation
- Setup Dual Computer Monitor
Choosing an External Monitor
Choosing an external monitor for your Lenovo IdeaPad Y550 is a great task. Always choose large and bright monitor for an external connection. CRT screen and LCD screen are the two external monitor technologies. CRT screens are very affordable but now we are using LCD screens. LCD screens are very comfortable and attractive. LCD screens are available in different sizes and qualities.
Information on Installation
We can connect external monitor to your Lenovo IdeaPad Y550 through the installation process. Connect the external monitor power cord to an electric socket. Then connect the external monitor’s video input cord to the port of your laptop. Through this way you can make your external monitor as a complete computer.
Without the help of any extra hardware we can setup dual monitors in the latest laptops. If your video adapter in Lenovo IdeaPad Y550 supports DVI and VGA, then it will be an easy way to setup a dual computer monitor. Restart the computer after connecting an external monitor. Then the Operating System will automatically change the settings in your computer for the external monitor setup.