January 15, 2021
With the advent of information superhighway through the worldwide web, it has become possible for people to work from anywhere in the world. When compared to others, there has been a big section of the population who have been working from home due to many reasons such as being a single mom, self-employed professionals and others.
However, due to the current pandemic related to Covid-19 which has spread around the world, more and more professionals who worked in offices are forced to work at home as the governments around the world are enforcing lockdown on the streets as a preventive measure. As part of working from home, the organizations are using available technologies to facilitate work-from-home employees.
This is possible only due to online connections with desktops and laptop computers. However, one drawback of this facility remains the availability of a large second monitor. However, it can be overcome by using a TV wirelessly as a second monitor.
Although it is not a perfect arrangement, you can use it for various activities such as holding Zoom meetings, watching videos. editing images, working on accounts and so on. You can also use your TV as the second monitor for creating and holding presentations. For achieving this purpose, you can turn your TV into a monitor in three ways for which you would need an internet connection and WiFi.
As devices are becoming smarter than before, they have started communicating with each other easily. For example, if you have a Windows laptop, you can connect it with TV through Screen Mirroring technology. With this technology, you can share your presentation with your colleagues, and share your images with friends and family.
However, you require a Smart TV that supports the technology with the use of Wi-Fi for connecting your TV monitor to the laptop. The steps are very easy to implement and they are as follows.
Even if you have a MacBook, you can use Airplay to mirror the screen. However, to accomplish this purpose, your TV needs to support AirPlay. On the Apple MacBook, you need to find Airplay and for that purpose, you need to select Settings and then, you need to select Display. After that, the process is the same as a Windows laptop.
There are many ways to turn your TV into a second monitor with wireless technology such as Screen Mirroring, use of Airplay, Chromecast, and others depending on the equipment and software that is available at your home.
These are a few easy ways to connect your TV to your computer, using it as a second monitor wirelessly. The methods are not difficult, and anyone can use them to connect these devices when required.
As more and more people are working from home these days, by using these methods they can use the TV as a second monitor wirelessly. With this method, you can also have a neat set up for your child’s online classes or your conferences with colleagues while working at home.