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Integrated graphics not giving out signals through any port

I have been trying to re-enable my integrated graphics card as my dedicated graphics has no HDMI port but when I connect HDMI or VGA to my integrated graphics port there is no display. I searched the ...
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connecting monitor with hdmi-to vga adapter works alternately

I try to connect my laptop to monitor with hdmi adapter which usually works. but sometime not working but after some time - works again. When its not working: I switch on my screen and I see these ...
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Using 2 external screens with my laptop

I have a ASUS Zenbook Pro laptop, and a Dell S2715H 27" monitor connected to it using HDMI. The laptop has 2 ports for display: 1xhdmi and 1xmini displayport. The monitor only has 2xhdmi. If I buy ...
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Reconnect VGA cable doesnt give signal until reboot

My equip is connected to a VGA monitor through a DisplayPort To VGA adapter. When the computer is powered on with this adapter connected, the monitor outputs a video signal as expected. However, if I ...
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Is it possible to connect VGA via an converter to an DVI-D port?

I have an samsung screen with VGA input. I want to connect to it via an adapter with DVI, because I don't have an VGA port on my videocard. The problem is that I can't find any DVI male to VGA female ...
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Why does DVI-VGA adapter causes scren tearing?

What actually happens during conversion that may cause screen tearing? With HDMI output the image is stable but when I use the DVI-VGA connector to connect to my monitor I have pretty bad screen ...
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Console Cable via VGA->Mini Displayport adapter

I can't seem to find an answer to this online as google keeps giving me VGA/Mini DP instead of console :( Will a console cable work if it goes through a minis displayport adapter? I can't test it ...
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Which of VGA/DVI/DisplayPort/Thunderbolt/HDMI can be passively adapted to the most others?

Consider the following types of display protocols and connectors: VGA (full size and mini) DVI (analog and digital, single and dual link, full size and mini) DisplayPort (full size and mini, micro ...
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Different types of DVI to VGA adapters?

VGA is analog signal, there's one type of it. I don't understand how there could be different versions of a DVI to VGA adapter, but there are. For example Matrox Triplehead2Go Digital has 3 DVI-I (...
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Connect monitor without taking an extra PCI-e slot or using on-board graphics

I have a Supermicro x9dri-ln4f+ connected to a microscope. It needs to have USB3, a high-res lag free display and 10GbE in same server. Currently my 6 PCIe slots look like: #1-4: important cards, #...
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How to connect 3 monitors to GeForce GT720 using digital connection

I have a GeForce GT720 card. As it said there, it supports up to 3 displays, and the remark at the bottom of specs table says: 3840x2160 at 30Hz. 4096x2160 at 24Hz supported over HDMI. 3840x2160 at ...
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Is there an USB adapter for secondary display with RCA output?

I need to use my TV as a second monitor for my notebook. But I'd like to use the TV's AV input (RCA). My notebook's VGA output is broken, so I'll need to buy an external video adapter. I've seen many ...
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lenovo e50 and external graphics card

I have a very cheap desktop PC that a friend of mine bought. Its a Lenovo e50. However we need dual outputs so I was gonna install a PCI graphics card. So I've bought a Sparkle Geforce 210. ...
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Does DisplayPort cables only one-way?

I saw this DELOCK 82438 Mini DisplayPort - Displayport cable where the image shows one end is an input, while the other is an output. They also say in the description that this is a Mini DisplayPort ...
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Identify this screen connector [closed]

I have taken apart my old (Compaq) laptop, and I'd like to see if there is a way to reuse the screen. The connector is shown below, but it has no labels so I am wondering whether this is a generic ...
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Windows 8.1 can not detect correctly adapter ram

I have lenovo flex 2 - 15 with 4 GB dedicated ram . GpuZ and Nvidia control panel can recogonize correctly my info . But msinfo32.exe and dxdiag (as windows built-in unit) unfortunately cant do this ...
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Is there a way to automatically change resolution when pluging in a monitor?

I bought a Cable Matters SuperSpeed USB 3.0/2.0 to HDMI/DVI Adapter up to 2048x1152/1920x1200 and used it to connect a Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 which allows a fairly high resolution into an old acer ...
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WHY: Mini Displayport to Displayport adapter connected to Alienware m17 laptop for dual monitor not working?

I just bought this: accellcables.com/K088B-003B.html and am trying to connect my ASUS 27" (2560x1440) monitor up to my laptop through it's mini displayport. After wrestling through possible solutions ...
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Only two screens can be active at the same time

I'm having the problem that only 2 monitors seem to work simultaneously. Right now I have these monitors: Samsung SyncMaster S24B350 (VGA to DVI adapter) Samsung SyncMaster P2450H (DVI to DVI) ...
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How to update graphics driver when it needs the new driver to install?

I tried to update my Radeon HD 7730M today, and the installer I downloaded immediately showed me this: How am I supposed to update the driver if I need the new driver to update it??
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Is Mini DisplayPort to DVI-I Adapter Compatible With a DVI-D Cable?

I have a problem with a DVI-I Adapter to DVI-D connection. I bought an adapter for my MacBook Pro. It's a Mini DisplayPort to DVI-I adapter. My display is NEC P221W which has a DVI-I input. The ...
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DVI-D (Dual Link) to VGA Adapter

I have just both a DVI-D (Male) to VGA (Female) Adapter so I use dual monitors when using my computer. I have an ECS H61H2-M2 Motherboard with an I3-2120 CPU with no graphics card installed (out of ...
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What is the display adapter driver used for?

I just reinstalled Windows, and although there was no any display adapter driver (like the NVIDIA Geforce driver) installed, the display looked fine. What is the display adapter driver for? Does it ...
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Connect monitor (DVI / VGA) to S-Video / TV-Out

I have an ATI Radeon HD 4850 graphics card in my computer. It has two DVI sockets and an S-Video / TV-OUT socket. There are alreay two monitors connected to the two DVI sockets. I have a third (...
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Acer Aspire P236HL, DVI-D to HDMI female

I bought an adapter that adapts HDMI to DVI. I connected my PS3's HDMI output to it and connected the DVI side to my acer monitor. This fails to work, even after I reset the video controls on my ...
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How to get the finer resolution for asus eee pc 1000hd after installing windows7?

Hi i have installed windows 7 on my 2 year old ASUS EEE PC 1000HD. The default Operating system it came with was windows xp. Now the system is working fine but there are some display problems which i ...
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DVI to VGA adapter only working in one output

I have a AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series graphics card which has 2 DVI outputs. I tried to set it up with 2 monitors which both have vga connectors on the end and used 2 dvi to vga adapters like these. ...
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Does a DVI-D source to VGA display converter exist at all?

Does anyone know if a video converter (or adapter) exists that converts a DVI-D video source (for example from a laptop) to a VGA display (for example a projector)? I understand that such a product ...
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How to connect Apple HDMI to HDMI Cable to IBM Laptop?

I just bought an Apple digital TV adapter. I have an iPad2. I know, to share my iPad screen, Just connect iPad to Adapter & then connect Adapter second end to Monitor/Screen. My question is as ...
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I'm using a compatible active DisplayPort to DVI adapter with EyeFinity, why does my monitor still flicker?

I specifically chose an active DisplayPort <-> DVI adapter for use with EyeFinity right out of my graphic card vendor's list of confirmed compatible adapters. Yet the screen fails horribly, it ...
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Can an external USB VGA adapter be used as the primary monitor?

I have an external USB video adapter (USB plug on one end, box with VGA connector on the other) – it's a Triton See2-UV150. I was hoping it could be used as the only / primary adapter, but it ...
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Is there a work around to configure brightness or color on a DisplayLink monitor?

I run 3 monitors in addition to my laptop display at work - two of the monitors are using DisplayLink adapters. I've always thought that all my displays were too bright (and possibly give me ...
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Is there a way to run CUDA applications with the CUDA device being a secondary adapter?

I've been trying to run a CUDA program on a remote computer which has Windows 7 installed. The GPU is GeForce GTX 480. One of the problems I've been facing is that, the computer has two adapters, 1) ...
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Can I hope for a workable setup, plugging three monitors over USB?

For my new setup, my main prerequisite is three 1920*1200 monitors in portrait. I would preferably want to use them with a laptop though, so it seems my options are: Matrox TripleHead2Go But I don'...
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Setting up 3 displays AND have an output to the TV

I have something that I am looking for an answer to. I want to set up my computer to have 3 monitors AND have an output to my LCD TV via the HDMI port. Can this be done with any of the ATI cards out ...
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How to connect a Mac with Mini DisplayPort to an old TV

I have a MacBook with a Mini DisplayPort and I'm trying hook it up to my old TV. The TV has the following sockets: S-Video RCA SCART What sort of setup would be needed to use the TV as a monitor. ...
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video drivers corrupted

I have a laptop that froze up the other morning after being on all night. I forced a power down after about 10-12 minutes of a white frozen screen and when I started up later the graphics drivers were ...
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How to force a resolution on Windows 7

I have a machine with Windows 7 x64 and 2 screens. Both Samsung, a SyncMaster 2443NW (max 1920x1200) and a SyncMaster 2032MW (max 1680x1050) Problem is that the 2032MW on Windows 7 one only ...