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Old 01-22-2007, 11:13 PM   #1
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Default vga switch?

Hey, i'm looking for something thats not a TV card.

I want to be able to toggle my PC moniter from displaying my PC and my Xbox360 without having to always unhook the vga cable from my video card and then plug into my Xbox360 with this special cable I bought a while ago.

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Old 01-23-2007, 10:33 AM   #2
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Look for something called a KVM switch.
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Old 01-23-2007, 11:58 AM   #3
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Default Re: vga switch?

A kvm is not what you are looking for, you need just a regular vga switch, like this:

http://www.cablesnmor.com/vga-switch-box.html
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A kvm is not what you are looking for, you need just a regular vga switch, like this:

http://www.cablesnmor.com/vga-switch-box.html
yup thats what you need
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Oops, I didn't know something like that existed.
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Of course, be prepared for some video quality degradation. I had a kvm switch hooked up one time so I could use an old computer I was messing around with linux on. The video was degraded on both monitors, not a ton, but enough so it's noticable.
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