Use HDMI to connect a laptop to a desktop PC as a second monitor/screen (Windows)

If you have a Windows desktop computer and you want to use a spare laptop as a second screen, you can do that and in this video I’ll show you how.

Links to products mentioned in this video:

Pluggable DisplayLink adapter for HDMI output port:

HDMI to USB Video Capture Device: (if that one is out of stock, try this one or this one)

Laptop stand:

Webcam Viewer app:

By Dave Paradi

Dave Paradi has over twenty-two years of experience delivering customized training workshops to help business professionals improve their presentations. He has written ten books and over 600 articles on the topic of effective presentations and his ideas have appeared in publications around the world. His focus is on helping corporate professionals visually communicate the messages in their data so they don't overwhelm and confuse executives. Dave is one of fewer than ten people in North America recognized by Microsoft with the Most Valuable Professional Award for his contributions to the Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams communities. His articles and videos on virtual presenting have been viewed over 4.8 million times and liked over 17,000 times on YouTube.