How to use Monitor in a sentence
As he lifted the computer monitor, he caught sight of a paper beneath it.
It's my responsibility to monitor and deter them in the mortal world, Rhyn said.
He turned away from the monitor and searched her face again.
After two hours' fighting, the "Monitor" was drawn off, so that more ammunition could be placed in her turret.
On the 17th of June 1863 after a brief action the monitor "Weehawken" captured the Confederate ironclad "Atlanta" in Wassaw Sound, South Carolina.Advertisement
Even if he couldn't close it, there had to be a way to monitor it, or he'd never be able to manage the gateways.
We created a file on you, so we could monitor and determine whose mate you became, if you did at all.
In October 1861 Captain John Ericsson, an engineer, and a Troy (N.Y.) firm, as builders, began the construction of the iron-clad "Monitor" for the Federals, at Greenpoint, Long Island.
The "Monitor" had the advantage of being able to out-manoeuvre her heavier and more unwieldy adversary; but the revolving turret made firing difficult and communications were none too good with the pilot house, the position of which on the forward deck lessened the range of the two turret-guns.
Paul Dawkins was only a smidgen more pleasant than his elder brother as Dean, lugging the heavy monitor, passed him entering the parlor.Advertisement
The "Monitor" withdrew in the confusion consequent upon the wounding of her commanding officer; and the "Merrimac" after a short wait for her adversary steamed back to Norfolk.
You guys need someone else to help monitor?
The baby monitor crackled to life with a sharp cry.
You failed to close it, and now there are two. We can't monitor the Others moving in and out of the mortal world.
The access pad was useless, the clothing unit jammed, the communication monitor too covered with handprints from her searching to work right.Advertisement
I have the baby monitor.
During the Civil War army supplies, ammunition and cannon, and the armour-plate and parts of the machinery for the "Monitor" were made here.
When the "Merrimac" advanced to attack the "Minnesota," the "Monitor" went out to meet her, and the battle between the iron-clads began about 9 a.m.
A tow-haired boy happily dropped a Marlboro cigarette box in the churning water and then ran downstream to monitor its progress.
He was assisted up the slope to the vehicle of a tour monitor and placed in the back seat.Advertisement
The "Monitor" was lost in a gale off Cape Hatteras on the 31st of December 1862.
The stream issues through a nozzle, termed a " monitor " or " giant," which is fitted with a ball and socket joint, so that the direction of the jet may be varied through considerable angles by simply moving a handle.
Mines, torpedoes and submarines were all employed, and with the "Monitor" may fairly be said to have begun the application of mechanical science to the uses of naval war.
In 1811, being now violently anti-republican, he founded a Sunday newspaper, the Anti-Gallican Monitor and AntiCorsican Chronicle, subsequently known as the British Monitor, in which he denounced the French Revolution.
It was the end of July 1864 before he was joined by these monitors; and on the 5th of August, undismayed by the loss of his leading ship, the monitor "Tecumseh," sunk by a torpedo, he forced the passage into the bay, destroyed or captured the enemy's ships, including the ram "Tennessee" bearing Admiral Buchanan's flag, and took possession of the forts.Advertisement
Use intruder alarm equipment to monitor building or room entry.
Try using the ATM to monitor your cash withdrawals and regulate how much you spend within a month.
The James river, afterwards so much used for the Federal operations, was not yet clear, and it was here, in Hampton Roads, that the famous fight took place between the ironclads "Merrimac" (or "Virginia") and "Monitor" (March 8-9, 1862).
Here was constructed the iron-clad "Virginia" (the old "Merrimac"), which on the 9th of March 1862 fought in Hampton Roads the famous engagement with the "Monitor."
A monitor measured every heartbeat, and a perpetual sphygmometer encircled his arm.
Resources developed a case and step-by-step manual to help small nonprofits monitor and evaluate their programs urban environmental programs.
Sensors can constantly monitor moisture levels in the soil, the size and color of the plants, air quality, nutrient levels in the soil, amount of sunlight, and hundreds of other variables.
The "Monitor's" displacement was about 1 200 tons and her armament was two II in.
When the battle was renewed (about 11.30) the "Merrimac" began firing at the "Monitor's" pilot house; and a little after noon a shot struck the sight-hole of the pilot house and blinded Lieut.
The career of another promising cruiser, the "Nashville," was summarily ended by the Federal monitor "Montauk" (February 28, 1863).
Quinn, maybe you should monitor your gizmo stuff in case it has anything to do with this.
We don't monitor Canadian crimes.
Imagine trying to monitor zillions of these webs.
I monitor and balance potential outcomes and free will.
Can you still monitor the eastern infrastructure?
He watched as the tiny hands wiggled on the monitor, and even moved closer to examine the fetus.
It is not feasible to monitor such a range of organisms.
Quiet stance was assessed using a triaxial accelerometer and balance performance monitor simultaneously.
To monitor adherence to diet Serial measurements of EMA are a reliable marker for dietary adherence.
Landfills are expensive to operate and require aftercare for many years following closure, in order to monitor leachate and gases such as methane.
For the next few weeks to years astronomers continue to monitor the fading afterglow.
When measuring blood albumin it is important to monitor the hydration status of the patient as this will affect interpretation.
The Suunto X6HR is a combined altimeter, Barometer, Compass and heart rate monitor with PC interface.
The USS Monitor steamed for Hampton Roads on March 6, 1862 and entered the annals of history forever.
The monitor works by measuring respiratory sinus arrhythmia (RSA ).
That is, after a backdoor connection starts, how long does it take for the monitor to detect the backdoor?
For parents who have only one baby or toddler, a single video monitor set is all that is typically needed.
Some parents try using two single video monitor sets, one for each child's room.
What should you consider as you search for a two-room monitor?
This portable monitor is ideal for clipping on a belt or moving from one area of the house or yard throughout the day.
Summer Infant Complete Coverage Baby Monitor Set-This set features a seven inch LCD color screen that can tilt or swivel as well as a handheld color monitor.
Look for this monitor on the Amazon website.
A lengthy battery life is an important consideration when it comes to buying your baby monitor.
Of course purchasing multiple units may mean spending more money, but this doesn't necessarily affect the quality of each monitor.
However, for parents who are concerned about conditions such as SIDS or any other health issue, a video monitor will provide visual evidence of your child's vitality.
Special features aside, the quality of your monitor is truly what matters.
Many first-time parents opt for this type of monitor over an audio-only model in order to have a complete picture of how their baby is faring while in another part of the house.
The original concept of the baby monitor was to capture sounds from the baby's room in order to know when the baby is awake versus asleep, as well as to hear sounds, such as something falling down or someone entering the baby's room.
For these basic functions, a standard baby monitor with audio only is a fine choice.
In addition, these systems offer multiple features, such as extra parent units so that both parents can monitor the baby from different areas of the house.
Modern technology has also increased the range of baby monitors and decreased the effects of interference from other systems, such as cordless telephones that are in the vicinity of the baby monitor.
Despite this negative aspect, parents rate this monitor as top-notch when it comes to video quality.
Levana makes another video/audio combo monitor with night vision so that you can see your baby during all hours of the day or night.
Levana's monitor system uses digital data transfer, which means that you will never pick up interference from a phone or other device, and your baby's sounds and video cannot be intercepted by someone else.
As technology has evolved, the number of parents who do not monitor their children's bedrooms has become quite small.
The Home Sentry offers a three monitor package that is interference free.
Until you try a specific monitor with all the transmitters working at once, keep the packaging and receipt.
Even when parents can hear their children, they still often depend upon the extra security of a baby monitor that can magnify every sound babies make.
If you do want portability, choose a monitor that has a clip which allows it to be attached to a belt.
The monitor's vibration will then alert the parents' to their child's cries.
Some monitors allow you to add a monitor signaler, which can be hooked up to a doorbell or telephone and feature a flashing light or a vibrating pager to notify the hearing impaired when the phone or the doorbell rings.
The Adshel Research Monitor has the largest data base of any media owner research project.
The steam mists up the monitor from time to time, but it's a reliable old beastie!
The survey is a framework for conservation and provides a bench mark to monitor future losses.
Are we able to monitor selected biomes, ecosystems and habitats?
Monitor Does the screen have easily adjustable brightness and contrast controls?
The users have a small video camera mounted on top of their computer monitor.
The Directive requires that member states monitor the incidental capture and killing of all cetaceans.
I asked everyone to try their best to agree, declare, implement, monitor and enforce a cease-fire for a whole next year.
The United Nations Observer Mission in Sierra Leone (UNOMSIL) was retained to help monitor the cease-fire.
Monitor is supplied with the Omron Medium Cuff which fits 22 - 32cm arm circumference.
The use of a second monitor mounted from the same hub affords the same comfort to the assisting physician.
The Regulator will monitor the compliance of the Foundation Trust with the license.
If we make things compulsory, we are expected to be able to monitor them and produce figures!
Each PC will have a default copier - its name will be attached to the PC monitor.
Smart Wizard performance dashboard, a graphical gage that tracks the throughput of the adapter, lets you monitor network speeds.
The professional user can adjust any operation via numerical input and can precisely monitor the results using an online densitometer.
Staff continued to monitor the loss of sand and exposure of prehistoric peat deposits on the Gower beaches.
Remote Display Control shows actions on a Pocket PC on the monitor of a remotely connected desktop or laptop.
We can perform various pre-launch diagnostics and manage your campaign and monitor results for you.
Dietetic assistants work under the guidance of the dietitians to help monitor patients who are referred to the dietetic assistants work under the guidance of the dietitians to help monitor patients who are referred to the dietetic department.
Visitors with a nervous disposition can view the results of the meditation from a safe distance on a monitor.
Monitor service quality levels and act on any signs of client dissatisfaction relating to all products delivered.
The OPS system allows the electronics distributor to continually monitor the real-time inventory, the system performance and the workload balance in the system.
Fully automated yarn and package dyeing plants, which monitor and control the use of water and energy have also recently been introduced.
It is fully tuneable from 100-120MHz and has high sensitivity on-board electret microphone able to clearly monitor sounds up to 25 feet away.
We will be assisted in due course by the implementation of COMPASS and the ability to monitor the ethnicity of offenders and victims.
Monitor flamingos in Mexico, work in a Red Cross hospital in Japan, or why not teach Tibetans in India?
A few shots do flirt with realistic monitor images but it's not consistent enough to work.
Part 1 Chapter 1 - in which Four go through The Big Round Thing Sergeant Davis stared at the monitor with a puzzled frown.
It also plans to monitor the impact on treatment services with donor gametes in clinics around the country.
Your blood glucose tests will help you monitor any changes in levels.
In the absence of a signal the radio being used to monitor will now return to the background hiss.
Cloning may be ' elaborate hoax ' says monitor.
The cautious grower will always monitor the humidity in his growroom which is measured by another simple device called a hygrometer.
It follows that it is most useful to monitor heart rate and blood pressure, also pulse oximetry to detect hypoxia.
The scheme will also be able to monitor the rate of gray incursion into red squirrel areas.
A very large Nile monitor lizard was seen swimming close to reeds.
On an apple macintosh, you can use the Monitor & Sound Control Panel to change the resolution.
They are intended to monitor the long term impact of the cultivation of an AgrEvo GM fodder maize.
Use a peak flow meter to monitor whether your asthma is getting worse.
It's not possible, that only calibrating the monitor made that change.
This is not the same as connecting a digital monitor to an analog graphics card.
I wouldn't expect much from a monochrome monitor set to show 256 (or even 127) shades of gray.
A heart rate monitor is also an essential tool for any workout.
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A TV monitor shows recent footage of a nearby sparrowhawk nesting site.
Monitor your progress in order to keep your self motivated.
Do not nag about food, spy on your friend or get drawn into becoming some form of monitor or control.
Paper Monitor would sooner pluck out its own eyebrows than read a match report, yet manages to find a few nuggets.
When removed, apply antiseptic ointment or powder but monitor daily for contamination or insect infestation.
An accurate way of measuring atmospheric ozone is by using an Ozone Monitor.
The artificial pancreas will measure blood sugar levels on a minute-by-minute basis with a continuous glucose monitor.
For most computer users a 17 inch LCD is the optimal desktop pc monitor.
The Council's Executive Members monitor the performance of the Environmental Health Unit against set standards.
Your monitor, for example, creates color by emitting light through red, green, and blue phosphors.
In the monitor I tested, the red phosphor had the by far lowest initial luminosity.
The vendors of color computer monitor vendors currently do not provide any useful information about what screen phosphor type is used.
Compaq Insight Manager uses agent technology to manage and monitor the health of all hardware components within the Compaq hardware platform environment.
The report concludes with an overview of other gaming platforms, and a summary of key points and trends to monitor.
The space bar now allows the player to lock a mobile under control into a fixed position relative to MONITOR.
Top of the range polar runners heart rate monitor Also consider the Polar RS200 + Polar RS200SD.
We operate on a no pop-up basis and we do not monitor your movements with cookies or the like.
The Trust is responsible to the independent regulator for NHS Foundation Trusts, Monitor.
A central venous pressure line may help monitor fluid replacement.
Verbatim speech-to-text reporters use a phonetic keyboard to provide a real-time transcript of the meeting on a computer monitor or projected onto a screen.
Ray Lashley, Bristol, UK PAPER MONITOR TUESDAY 27 JUNE 1030 BST A service highlighting the riches of the daily press.
But why monitor the environment at the global scale?
One way to monitor a signal is through the quad scaler counter in the CAMAC crate, and the associated scaler inhibitor module.
The rotary selector switch to the right was the monitor selector switch to the right was the monitor selector.
The pitch slider on the 1210 is smooth again too, plus there is a monitor!
Mr Richter also agreed to let authorities monitor the business for three years to ensure it did not send any illegal spam.
You should take a monitor manufacturer's specifications in this regard with a pinch of salt.
It is also more accurate than common spectrophotometers that claim accuracy when used in monitor calibration.
This involved strapping on a heart monitor and checking our fitness levels as we tore around the court.
Follow-up surveys should be carried out each year on a more limited basis, in order to monitor the changing situation.
No Im not talking about pouring syrup on your monitor!
If you take theophylline for asthma, remind your doctor as he/she may want to monitor the level of theophylline in your blood.
When switching to ReFacto it is important to individually titrate and monitor each patient's dose in order to ensure an adequate therapeutic response.
Officers will monitor queues into town bars and night clubs and work with door staff to exclude any troublemakers liable to cause problems.
Apart from the application you should also monitor the disk usage.
To compose your images, you can use the LCD monitor or the electronic viewfinder.
The INR is also used to monitor therapy with the anticoagulant warfarin.
There will also be a " new, independent watchdog " to monitor the quality of roadworks.
Other tips include appointing a water monitor, sorting out dripping taps and insulating water pipes.
A typical CRT monitor will consume 80 watts on average.
Lifestyle, which emphasizes methods people can use to personally monitor the impact of their daily lives on their overall wellness.
Your wife drapes a blond wig over your monitor to remind you of what she looks like.
How do I install ' Network Monitor ' on an NT workstation or a Windows 9x box?
The monitor is popularly known as the goanna, a name derived from the iguana, an entirely different animal.
Timby (1819-1909), who in 1843 had filed a caveat for revolving towers for offensive or defensive warfare whether placed on land or water, and to whom the company building the "Monitor" paid $5000 royalty for each turret.
Owing to a ridiculous muddle, this Arabic word has been taken to mean "warning" lizard, hence the Latin Monitor, one of the many synonyms of this genus, now often used as the a b a vernacular.
A board of 25-30 trade unionists meets quarterly to monitor EDG 's progress and decide on policy.
The Trust is responsible to the Independent Regulator for NHS Foundation Trusts, Monitor.
They will monitor details of suspect claims and scrutinize millions of them to find patterns or links.
The amount of ADH secreted by the posterior pituitary is determined by sensors in the brain which monitor the concentration of the blood.
The rotary selector switch to the right was the monitor selector.
Do n't settle for anything less than a 17 LCD monitor June 22, 2006.
The pitch slider on the 1210 is smooth again too, plus there is a monitor !
Instead, the monitor is a great place to view vivid, snazzy graphics.
You should take a monitor manufacturer 's specifications in this regard with a pinch of salt.
The removal of spinal cord from the carcass was only one of many of the statutory requirements that they had to monitor.
All of them can provide stereoscopic viewing on their high quality 21 " CRT monitor alongside an 18 " flat screen monitor.
Strapless Heart Rate Monitor Sigma Sport PC 3FT (finger touch) No nonsense, easy to use, strapless heart rate monitor.
Behind the initial air defense force deployments came a plethora of reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft to monitor Iraqi activities and define orders of battle.
The sync pulse in the signal from the adapter card tells the monitor how fast to actually run.
The vertical sync frequency is the number of times per second the monitor can traverse its beam vertically.
The fan 's tachometer output enables the alarm module to monitor the speed of the fans.
Requirement 17 - Describe why the reference monitor is tamper resistant.
When switching to ReFacto it is important to individually titrate and monitor each patient 's dose in order to ensure an adequate therapeutic response.
Southern Water is asking customers to help monitor the toad population in the region which has halved during the last ten to 15 years.
Unfortunately because of the topography of such valleys, it is not possible to use weather radar to monitor them.
Alarms using this kind of sensor use external circuitry to monitor the transmittance of infrared light through the sensor.
This cutting edge technology is equipped with a 10.4 touchscreen LCD monitor, providing the ultimate in convenience for all family members.
Agreed to monitor asylum seekers who file late applications to assess any undue hardship.
The Browns monitor their sons viewing to ensure there 's nothing untoward happening in the movie he 's watching.
These include public audits of local accounts, informal vigilance committees to monitor services and using qualified volunteers.
Workload Allocation The module also has the ability to monitor resources like development and support staff.
How do I install ' Network Monitor ' on an NT Workstation or a Windows 9x box?
Once you get to the store, there will typically be a small computerized monitor that will print out the parents' wish list, and the items that have already been purchased by someone else will be marked off.
You will also want to monitor your baby's diapers to ensure that your child is hydrated and eliminating effectively.
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Since you can't always be right by your baby's side, especially when he is sleeping, you can use a baby monitor to keep watch over your baby.
There are several terms you should be familiar with before you begin shopping for a baby monitor.
Obviously, the larger the frequency, the better reception a monitor will have.
The monitor that you purchase should be equipped with both a battery and an electric A/C adaptor.
Using batteries will enable you more freedom to move around the house or yard, but you will probably want to plug your monitor in when you are basically in one area of the house.
While baby monitors do enable parents more freedom to move around their homes, you should never rely completely on a baby monitor to track your child's activities.
Also, as with any other electric device, don't use the monitor around water to reduce the risk of electrocution.
Finally, don't let your baby play with the monitor, accessories, and wires or cords!
Since you will be visiting your doctor on a regular schedule, she can monitor any problems that may occur.
Your doctor can monitor how fast your IV drip will be.
You'll need to set up a schedule of well-child doctor's visits, so that your pediatrician can monitor your baby's growth and development, and so that she can make sure your baby receives all of his immunizations.
While traditional baby monitors help parents monitor their babies through audio even when they are in a separate room, video monitors allow parents to not only listen to their children but watch them.
The camera then transmits images to a television-like monitor.
Consider how you will use the video baby monitor before you purchase one.
If you plan on moving the monitor from room to room to monitor your baby's sleep routine, you'll probably want to purchase a handheld monitor.
If you plan on leaving the monitor in one room most of the time, however, one of the larger monitor options might be fine for you.
Some video baby monitors offer two cameras thus providing two different views on the monitor.
You can even monitor the temperature and humidity of your baby's room on select models.
Because your baby's premature age may require that he stay in the hospital for an extended period of time, the nursery staff will continue to monitor your baby's growth rate.
Cardiorespiratory monitors and pulse oximeters monitor baby's heart and oxygen levels.
When you are searching for a baby monitor, you need to decide what is important to you.
You want a monitor that will allow you to be in another area of your home and still pick up the sounds your baby makes.
Look for monitors that feature clips, so you can attach the monitor to your belt or other clothing for extra freedom.
This lets you leave them in several areas of the house instead of always moving one monitor from one room to the next.
New monitors often feature the option of a walkie-talkie reception, which allows parents to respond to their baby through the monitor whenever necessary.
Check out the monitor in the store if possible before you purchase.
This monitor features four channels and a built-in nightlight.
Private Connection Monitor-The 900 MHz technology and 10 channel option make this a versatile monitor.
Private Connection Monitor-For more privacy, this monitor features sound lights as well as 10 channels.
Ultimate Range Monitor-This monitor features the same technology that is used in many cordless phones and allows reception for up to 1,500 feet.
When the monitor receiver is being used in voice activation mode, it only triggers to on when crying or voices are detected.
Instead of buying a load of batteries to keep your monitor operational, Sony baby monitors offer long-term savings with a rechargeable battery that only takes a few hours to recharge.
Sony baby monitors are equipped with an alarm to notify you when the monitor moves out of range.
So, whether you wander beyond its range or the monitor loses the signal for some other reason, a rapid beeping sound from the receiver will alert you to the fact that the receiver is not picking up the signal for some reason.
Sony's Baby Call Nursery Monitor, like all Sony monitors, comes with two different units-the monitor and the receiver.
The parent's unit which you keep in your bedroom or whatever room you're in during the day is the receiver, and the second unit stays in the baby's room to monitor activity.
The Baby Call-Sound Sensor Nursery Monitor's technology has 9 channels to minimize interference and to extend clear sound.
Along with audio monitors, monitor sets are available that include wireless Baby Movement sensor and Audio Monitors.
These systems not only relay audio by monitor but also monitor your baby's movement as well.
If you already own an audio monitor and would like to also monitor your baby's movement, you can purchase a Babysense V Movement Monitor separately.
As you look for the best baby monitor for your needs, Sony offers a choice of quality products to give you peace of mind in your day to day care of your infant.
Doctors may use some of the following approaches in addition to observations to monitor the condition.
The sensor is connected to a monitor that tests the oxygen levels in the body, allowing physicians to see how well the lungs are working.
Physicians monitor the baby's breathing and heart rates.
When tracking the physical development of infants, there are several areas that parents and physicians should monitor.
The Snuza Halo is a portable breathing monitor, specifically designed for babies, that monitors baby's smallest breathing movements.
Information on how the monitor works, along with product testimonials and instruction video clip, can be found about the Snuza Halo on the product website at Snuza.
If this is the case for your child, your pediatrician will monitor him or her closely.
However, if the condition could causes potential health issues, your doctor will continue to monitor its growth and provide you with any recommendations regarding its removal.
Pediatricians use growth charts to monitor infant physical development during sick and well baby exams.
Baby monitors can be expensive, and many parents have a difficult time understanding the distinguishing factors between one monitor and another.
There are several important characteristics you will need to consider before purchasing a baby monitor.
If you live in a small apartment and are merely looking for a way to monitor baby's nap times from a nearby room, then you probably won't need a monitor that maintains good reception over a vast distance.
In such cases, a weaker monitor will fail a parent by the time she/he reach the staircase.
So, before you purchase a monitor based on price alone, be sure that the distance factor meets your family's needs.
There is nothing more unsettling than a monitor that produces its own version of noise instead of your baby's playful squeals.
When you purchase a weaker monitor and your house is simply booming with electronic devices, you may find yourself having to explore unique set up options in order to achieve decent reception.
If you're looking to purchase well-reviewed quality monitor models, then conducting a review search is a great way to glean information about certain products by relying on the experience of others.
There is a large difference between a mere baby monitor and a baby camera.
The baby monitor refers to a device that consists of a base and a remote(s).
Oftentimes a parent will stash any number of remotes around her house in order to monitor her baby's sounds and activities from a distance.
The size of your house is probably the most significant factor in your choice of monitor models.
A baby monitor is also a handy item, particularly useful if you own a larger house and cannot easily hear your baby's cries from the nursery.
The key is to monitor your child's computer use and choose appropriate games and activities suitable for her.
Choosing baby monitors for your home requires research so that you can make sure to select the best monitor for your home that fits your needs.
A baby monitor allows you to sleep in your bed or get other tasks done and still listen to your infant at the same time.
Being able to monitor your baby - even when you are not standing over his or her crib - will give you some peace of mind.
You should research the available options when looking for a baby monitor and determine how they fit with your lifestyle and home.
One of the first decisions you have to make is whether you want an audio-only or an audio-video monitor.
The most basic monitor - an audio monitor - allows you to listen to your baby while you are in a different room.
A type of baby monitor that has a few more features is the video monitor.
This type of monitor allows you to hear your baby but also see your baby as well.
This monitor will allow you to log into a website and look at your infant on your computer monitor.
Grandparents that live far away may appreciate this type of monitor because they too can get a glimpse of their grandchild through the website.
The American Academy of Pediatrics does recommend this type of monitor for some at-risk babies; however, some parents obtain additional piece of mind with this feature.
Once you learn about the options that are available for baby monitors, you need to evaluate your lifestyle and home to determine what type of baby monitor and what features would work best for your family.
You can also set your monitor to a different frequency than your cordless phone to lower the risk of interference.
However, if you want to monitor more than one room or more than one child, your choices are significantly reduced.
Buying more than one monitor can work, but if the monitors work on the same channels, you will be get a lot of interference.
If you plan to carry the monitor around, you also may want to look for one with a belt clip or that can be easily transported by hand.
If you are considering a portable monitor, you need to determine the distance that you need to be able to cover.
Large houses or big backyards mean that you need to find a monitor with a long enough range to accommodate this.
Look at you home and how you plan to use the monitor to see which features may be the most important.
Dual video baby monitors allow parents to monitor more than one room (and more than one child) at the same time.
One viewing monitor is used by the parents to view both rooms.
Double monitoring units-While many dual monitor sets feature only one actual monitor, you can find some monitoring units that feature two receivers and two monitors.
This provides more options for parents, since one monitor can be kept in one room and the other monitor can be placed in a different location, including outside.
In most cases, these dual monitor systems feature a larger LCD monitor that typically stays in one area of the house and a smaller handheld monitor that is portable.
Adjustable volume-In addition to the adjustable timing feature, look for a monitor that features adjustable volume.
There may be situations in which you need to turn your monitor up quite loudly, so this feature will certainly come in handy.
Range-As you shop for dual video monitors, be mindful of the monitor's range capabilities.
Some monitors allow for longer range reception than others, which could be an issue if you live in a large house or plan on using the monitor outside.
The clarity of its 900Mhz frequency and the 350 foot range make this monitor a favorite among parents.
You can usually find this monitor at Amazon and Toys R Us.
Dual video monitors offer parents that extra peace of mind especially when they have more than one child they need to monitor.
So, when you are perusing baby monitors online, truly take to heart your monitor needs.
A baby monitor's overall worth will be largely determined by how far the receiver can be taken from the base unit.
Parents who live in houses that boast a high amount of square footage will need to purchase a monitor that can handle such space.
The painful static and screech noises provoked by unwanted interference can make the whole act of owning a baby monitor annoying.
However, if you aren't going to be using your monitor around a television, computer, microwave, or basically anything electrical and tricky, you can save significant money with a simple analog monitor.
Multiple units are useful for parents who monitor their infant as a team.
There are definitely advantages to owning more than one baby monitor unit; however, for smaller houses, more than one unit may not be totally necessary.
With a waterproof monitor, you can actually hang the unit in your shower, or at the very least, keep it on a nearby sink or shelf where it will still be protected from by its water-resistant manufacturing.
A monitor with a variety of features and abilities isn't a wise buy if its manufacturing is weak.
On the down side, this monitor only comes with one parent unit, which means that those accustomed to having one unit in the kitchen and one in the master bedroom will have to start carrying around the one parent unit.
If you have the tendency to worry about your baby when he or she is out of sight, a video/audio baby monitor may be the best baby monitor choice for you.
The monitor has three cameras which switch screens from room to room on a set timer, so you can see what your children are up to at a quick glance.
Automatic night vision, an extra long range and a secure, digital signal ensure that this monitor system will function in just about any circumstance.
When other electronics use the same frequencies, including multiple monitors, televisions or the monitors in a neighbor's home, there may be interference on the monitor.
Having a multiple room monitor means that you can monitor multiple children without cluttering up a bedside table with multiple monitors.
No matter what the reason is that causes you to seek out and consider a multiple room baby monitor, you'll receive peace of mind and a simple system with one of these packages.
Many parents invest in a baby monitor to help them monitor their child when he or she is in another room.
These monitors have special features which allow hearing impaired parents to monitor their children even when they are in another room.
Because a parent who is hearing impaired may not be able to hear a typical monitor which relies on sound, most monitors for the hearing impaired feature either a flashing light, a vibrating alarm, and/or an LCD video monitor.
Parents who just want to monitor their baby while she sleeps may choose a monitor that consists of a main clock and a small sound sensor.
If so, you'll definitely benefit from purchasing a monitor that has video capabilities.
If you plan on moving the monitor from one place to the next, then the answer is yes, but if you just want a monitor you can keep in one area of the house, you can forgo this feature.
How much range do you need in a monitor?
If you live in a large house or you plan on using the monitor outside while your baby is sleeping, you'll need a monitor with longer range capabilities.
You can typically find monitors for the hearing impaired under $100, but if you want a monitor with video capabilities, plan on spending closer to $200.
If you're someone who gets restless sitting at home on your PC, a laptop will allow you to go to a coffeehouse, a restaurant, a bar--just about anywhere--and do things you normally would have had to do while parked in front of a monitor.
Computer monitor design and technology has changed during the past several years.
Ultimately your purchase will depend upon how much time you'll spend in front of the computer monitor and what you do with it.
They're more expensive, but again the investment you make depends upon how good the monitor looks for you.
The average 17-inch CRT monitor weighs nearly 40 pounds, so your desk needs to be sturdy to support it.
The footprint, or amount of space the monitor uses sitting atop a desk, is usually larger than the screen size.
Keep in mind that you'll be staring at your monitor screen for the next couple of years, so use your eyes as the ultimate authority to determine which manufacturer and model offers the best image quality, resolution, and size.
While shopping in a store and seeing how the monitor looks to you is OK, taking it home and test driving it for a few weeks will make all the difference.
The former has a wider footprint that requires sufficient desk space to lie flat with a monitor placed on top.
The eMac Macintosh desktop computer has a monitor and hard drive in one egg-shaped unit.
The Apple iMac has elegant design combining a thin 17" monitor with a hard drive.
This Mac comes with a monitor, keyboard, mouse powerful processors and plenty of memory able to handle streaming video and CAD.
It's a good idea to closely monitor the gardening service's employees on their first day of work on your property.
In the same line of thought, many retailers will trick you into thinking you're getting the best deal because they throw in "free" extras like a speaker set, an inkjet printer, or a monitor.
You will also need to monitor the salt levels and change the water often.
Catalogs often have better color representation than your computer monitor.
Basically, the video card on your PC controls what you see on your monitor screen.
Consider a flat panel monitor for your new PC.
It will not only save you desk space, but the screen quality is better than a regular non-flat monitor and they are generally more energy efficient.
Consider buying a 17" monitor for more comfortable viewing.
It may not be the instant gratification you have come to expect from American commerce, but as you do your research, check the forums, monitor the wholesale communities, you can learn how to buy wholesale electronics.
Heart rate monitoring - Many treadmills come with a clip or band meant to monitor your heart rate.
Use these airline ticket buying tips to get you started in your search, and don't be afraid to monitor prices for a while before purchasing if you have the time.
Scanners should list a Dynamic Range specification, which is similar to the contrast ration on a monitor or television.
Checking out computers in person will help you determine if you like the keyboard and monitor or the screen, if it is a laptop.