External Monitor in HP EliteBook® 2540p Notebook PC
You could connect an external monitor like TV or other computer screens to your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC using various methods. You can use external monitor for big screen viewing because you might feel uncomfortable while watching in small laptop screens. You could attach an external monitor to your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC by using ports found at the side of the laptop. You will have to connect the port to the external monitor’s pin to enable this facility. You could also make use of HDMI output for this purpose. The HDMI output is generally used to display images on a wider screen like projector or TV screen etc. to get a better view. You could make use of a HDMI cable to connect an external monitor to your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC. By pressing some function keys you could send signals from laptop to an external monitor and thus enjoy a better view.
- Charge your system battery
- Ensure proper installation
- Reduce the system resolution
Charge your system battery
You must always ensure whether sufficient power supply is provided while trying to connect an external monitor to your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC. If sufficient power supply is not provided, then it would interrupt the display in the middle of the process. This could take your laptop screen or external screen to serious issues. To overcome this issue, you will have to charge the battery to the maximum before connecting your system to external monitor.
Ensure proper installation
At times, you might get some flickers on the external monitor connected to your HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC. This issue arises mainly due to improper installation. To resolve such an issue, you must ensure that the pins are properly inserted in their respective slot. You must also tighten the connections so that the cable might not be disconnected in the middle of watching a presentation or movie.
The external monitor connected to the HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC might not provide a clear picture. The reason could be configuration problem of the external monitor and the screen. You could adjust the resolution of the laptop screen and external monitor to overcome this resolution issue.