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Imagine yourself in an awkward position where you have connected your laptop to the projector but you are quite unsure how to display the image from your laptop to the projector screen! It has happened with many of us but if you are a beginner and are going to deliver a presentation for the first time then this guide is all set to answer all of your queries.

They work by flipping screen modes or reflecting the desktop pc’s screen as you open the slideshow application. You may likewise have to arrange your pc in the event that the projector screen is utilizing some unacceptable resolution or something. All have been addressed quite briefly! Scroll down to know.

THINGS TO REMEMBER WHEN YOU ARE SWITCHING YOUR LAPTOP SCREEN TO YOUR PROJECTOR SCREEN!

While switching your laptop screen to your projector display you need to keep in mind a few points. We have discussed them right below.

IF YOUR LAPTOP HAS OLD SCREEN THEN YOU HAVE TO USE SCREEN SWITCHER!

Windows developed during the 1990s and mid 2000s don’t have the system to feed images to the screen and video out ports simultaneously, so your projector is currently your screen. This required screen switches. You can uphold the following ways to switch screens!

  • By using hotkey to toggle between projector modes
  • How to use hotkeys to toggle or duplicate the screen
  • by using mirrored display

IF YOU OWN A LATEST MODEL LAPTOP THEN AUTOMATIC MIRROR DISPLAY!

Do you have a latest model laptop that’s great! Now all you have to do is connect your projector to your laptop and mirror the laptop’s display on your projector screen automatically. This is due the mechanism they have to mirror your entire screen right on your projector display.

MIRROR SCREEN USING WINDOWS-BASED COMPUTERS

However, windows have made it quiet for you to project desktop screens! It enables you to identify the display device and then you can turn your projector and rest setting can be done manually. Some windows have their own display mechanism that you will have to configure to get the quick and non-stop mirroring.

APPLE/IOS COMPUTERS AND MIRRORING

If you own an iOS device or Apple computer then you must follow these points.

  • Turn of the the computer
  • Connect your computer and projector properly
  • When it comes to choosing HDMI, Thunderbolt and lightning etc, make sure to check whether you have a MacBook laptop or Macintosh PC.

PROCESS TO SWITCH YOUR LAPTOP SCREEN TO THE PROJECTOR SCREEN

When you turn your projector and computer on then both should mirror the same display. But in some cases you have to perform a few steps to mirror your laptop image profoundly. For this you can hold a simple process, by pressing F7 or F8 depending on the computer you open the VGA port.

Another way is using the Screen Resolution option or Graphic Properties! While clicking on the desktop will lead you to the screen resolution option that further allows you to open a VGA port for sharing screen.

If your projector is unable to share the screen then after adjusting resolution you can go to the Multiple Display Menu or Clone Display to open the VGA port. There you will be given the option Apply or Ok click on them to approve changes that you have made to open the VGA port.

WRAP UP

Although switching screens is something that won’t give you a tough time. Especially when you have a business laptop designed after 2010. Besides this you can follow multiple tips and tricks to mirror your laptop screen easily. We hope that our shared tips and tricks will help you to find the right way to mirror your laptop screen within minutes.

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