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Old 03-24-2014, 01:42 PM   #1
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Hello

I have 2 monitors both with VGA inputs ONLY!
The back of my computer has a single vga and a dvi-d output.


Can i have some ideas on how to extend across both of the monitors?
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Old 03-24-2014, 08:15 PM   #2
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Hello

I have 2 monitors both with VGA inputs ONLY!
The back of my computer has a single vga and a dvi-d output.


Can i have some ideas on how to extend across both of the monitors?
What is it exactly you want to accomplish here?
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Old 03-24-2014, 09:19 PM   #3
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He want's to use multiple monitors duh, You can get a DVI to VGA adapter or converter cable like this Xenta DVI To VGA Cable - 5 Metre | Ebuyer.com only thing is that I don't know if it will let you extend displays as you would be using both integrated GPU's, Does you motherboard have room for a dedicated GPU?
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Old 03-26-2014, 06:19 PM   #4
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He want's to use multiple monitors duh, You can get a DVI to VGA adapter or converter cable like this Xenta DVI To VGA Cable - 5 Metre | Ebuyer.com only thing is that I don't know if it will let you extend displays as you would be using both integrated GPU's, Does you motherboard have room for a dedicated GPU?
Im sorry but i have no idea what that means
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Don't worry about that.
You should be able to extend the desktop by using the cable BK provided.
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Old 03-26-2014, 06:44 PM   #6
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Don't worry about that.
You should be able to extend the desktop by using the cable BK provided.
Thanks but its the worng cable i need dvi-d and thats dvi-i single link
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It will still work.
Not many devices utilize dual link. Beside it's converted to VGA, so it really doesn't matter.
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Your port is DVI-D which is digital only. You can't adapt VGA (analog) to it.
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i have read up on it. Apparently Celery is right.
DVI-I has 4 extra pins that is analog. It's used for analog conversion.
DVI-D doesn't have that.
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Does you computer have room to put a dedicated graphics card in?
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