HolidayBuyer's Guide

Smart Home & Appliances forum

General discussion

TV and PC Simultaneous on One Screen

by faronking / May 16, 2009 4:14 AM PDT

Hello all,

So i have my computer hooked up to an LCD screen. Now, i connected a satellite TV to the same screen.

I can view both seperately. I want to view them simultaneously, side-by-side. For example, half the screen with showing my computer, and the other half playing TV.

Please note: i have both sources connected to one LCD screen, and i don't want to have the TV connected to the CPU.

Thanks.

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: TV and PC Simultaneous on One Screen
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: TV and PC Simultaneous on One Screen
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Does the TV have PIP?
by Coryphaeus / May 16, 2009 10:40 PM PDT

If not, you're done. PC control is the only way.

Collapse -
PiP
by faronking / May 17, 2009 3:34 PM PDT
In reply to: Does the TV have PIP?

Coryphaeus,
Thanks for the reply.

You know, the REMOTE has PiP but i can't seem to activate it! (nothing happens when i push the button)

I can't find the technical manual for the TV but it should have it!

Thanks anyways for the reply Happy

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

The Samsung RF23M8090SG

One of the best French door fridges we've tested

A good-looking fridge with useful features like an auto-filling water pitcher and a temperature-adjustable "FlexZone" drawer. It was a near-flawless performer in our cooling tests.