External Monitor in Lenovo® IdeaPad Z560
Lenovo IdeaPad Z560 runs with Intel Core i3-350M 2.26GHz chip processor. It has Intel HD graphics installed in it and a hard drive capacity of 320 GB. There is also system available with more configurations. This has a 15.6 inch LED backlit display and comparatively a good back up. There are different types of external monitors available in the market. One of them is flat panel display. Certain change of settings must be done while connecting external monitor to your Lenovo IdeaPad Z560. But keep in mind that change of unnecessary settings might lead to system problems. Connection ports would be provided in your laptop for connecting external monitor.
- Guidelines for connecting external monitor
- Check display ports
- Avoid unwanted display settings
Guidelines for connecting external monitor
The 15 pin connector at the back side of your laptop could be used for connecting the external monitor. After connecting the external monitor to your Lenovo IdeaPad Z560, the display might either switch automatically to the external monitor or with the help of some keys you could change the display from laptop to the external monitor. The keys are 'F3', 'F8' and 'F9'.
Check display ports
Defect in ports used for connecting external monitor could cause viewing problem in the external monitor connected to your Lenovo IdeaPad Z560. So always ensure that the port is free from defects. If there are defects, even by increasing the rendering effect to maximum won’t show any red tint in your display. There are also chances that all signals won’t be passing, if your connection port is a defect one.
Always ensure that you modify only the display settings that are required. Change of settings that are not required for connecting external monitor should be avoided. Change of unnecessary settings could cause problems in your Lenovo IdeaPad Z560. Resolution, color scheme and white balance are the settings which have to be changed for high quality display and this can be changed according to the user.