External Monitor in Lenovo® ThinkPad SL510
Do you want to connect an external monitor in your Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook?
Almost all computer systems today have the scope to connect an external monitor. By connecting an external monitor, you can view the pictures and videos more comfortably. Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook also provides you the freedom to connect an external monitor to the system. To connect the external monitor, you need to identify the exact port. Then, connect one end of the corresponding port to the system and the other end to the monitor. You need to make sure that the screen is compatible to handle the display signals of your Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook.
You need to keep some important things in mind while connecting Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook to the external monitor:
- Adjust the resolution
- Check the Device Manager
- Change the BIOS settings
- Version of the display driver
Adjust the resolution
The resolutions of both Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook and the monitor are different. You need to change the resolution in the monitor to view the pictures more clearly. Unless, the resolution is changed, the external monitor will not work. So, check the resolution settings properly.
Check the Device Manager
The connection of the external monitor to Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook is also to be checked. If you do not connect the monitor properly, then the Device Manager will not recognize the monitor. So, connect the device properly and check whether the device is displayed in the Device Manager.
The BIOS settings in Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook related to the monitor may get changed during the installation of the external monitor. If the settings are changed, then the monitor will not work. So the settings in the BIOS should also be checked before starting to work with the external monitor.
The latest version of the display driver can produce the best quality videos and pictures. So, you need to make sure that you install the latest version of display driver for connecting an external monitor in your Lenovo ThinkPad SL510 notebook.