Build a gaming monitor from laptop

I have an broken laptop but the screen is still in good shape i want to make it into a monitor i can hook up to my xbox 360 and play in my lap or in front of... iv been pondering how i could but im not good with computers so i hope someone can...

caitlinsdad2 years ago
Sorry, pretty difficult to reuse a laptop screen without the rest of the laptop working. The electronics/drivers for a laptop screen are too integrated to accept any external signal.
timnitro (author)  caitlinsdad2 years ago
the laptops long gone but i have a few working parts on it

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