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I have a Dell Latitude E5520 laptop and I can see there is a port labelled 1394. Does anyone know if you can run a mini-DisplayPort to VGA adapter from it? I am trying to set up 2 external monitors to be used at the same time as the laptop screen itself.

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The port labeled 1394 is a FireWire port. Therefore I don't think that you can directly connect a miniDisplayPort adapter on this port. If you have some adapter to connect your VGA to FireWire it could work...

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I really do not want to buy 10 different types of adapters to find 1 that will work :) really annoying :) Been looking around firewire to vga adapters :) thx – ronnie.jorgensen Jan 12 '13 at 10:32

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