Connecting an External Monitor to Fujitsu® AMILO Pi 3560
Fujitsu AMILO Pi 3560 provides good applications and graphic performances. You would be able to run all Office applications and video playing devices successfully in the system. The laptop has the ability to connect an external display such as CRT monitor, flat panel displays or projectors. To perform this task, you need connect one end of the cable to laptop on VGA connector and other end to the external monitor. Then you need to turn on the laptop and the external display. Then you need to press a series of function keys to switch from laptop to the external screen. It is required that you have an appropriate driver to run the display.
- Switch to external display
- Set the resolution
- Check the 'Device manager'
- Use latest displays
Switch to external display
You need to switch the external screen to the laptop to have the screen work perfectly. Most laptops might automatically switch the screen. But, if the screen is not automatically switched on in your Fujitsu AMILO Pi 3560, you need to perform the switching operation manually. For, this you need to press a sequence of function keys. Once you get connected, you need to press the function key along with monitor key to switch back and forth between displays. The keys depend upon the version and model of the screen.
Set the resolution
The resolution of the external screen might not be compatible with the Fujitsu AMILO Pi 3560. You need to set the resolution of the external monitor to have the screen which worked with your system. Before performing the resolution adjustments, you need to check if the monitor is detected by the Operating System in your laptop. To change the resolution of the screen, you need to open the 'Control panel' of the screen and set the resolution which appears in the window.
You need to check if the external monitor is connected properly or not in your Fujitsu AMILO Pi 3560. For this, take a look at the 'Device manager' of the screen. The 'Device manager' usually contains all devices which are connected to your system. You need to confirm that the external monitor you have connected is listed in the 'Device manager' window. If not, you need to re-connect the monitor.
The external monitors are usually connected to have better viewing experience. So, you need to use the latest display for your Fujitsu AMILO Pi 3560. You might get a number of displays available. From these, select the one which is compatible with your laptop and satisfies your needs. An old monitor connected to a new system might not give you the best performance.