A graphical standard introduced by IBM, but mostly used to refer to a 640x480 display device

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Trouble duplicating video for monitor and TV using VGA.

I tried to look for a similar answered question, and I'm not very tech savvy so I'll try to explain as clear as possible: I want to connect the video output of my PC to both a monitor and a TV using ...
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XFX HD 7950 fans spin 100% but no picture in 3 diff PC

I have recently bought a used XFX HD 7950 and the following things happen: 1. PC seem to start up normally 2. BIOS screen comes in, VGA fans go 100% and the display goes off saying "Check video cable"...
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My laptop say “PC ran into a issue” and restarted and now the black screen only when I restart [closed]

I am using Windows 10, While using it the PC suddenly gave the message: "Your PC ran into a problem, need to restart" and restarted automatically after some seconds. I followed a tutorial in the ...
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Lenovo t420 multiple monitors

I have got Lenovo 420 with graphic card: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 09) I want to use two other ...
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Connecting more than 2 monitors to PC

What are possible ways to connect more than two monitors to my PC? I know two ways: graphic card with more than two video slots two graphic cards to support more than two video slots. But what ...
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Remote control a computer using hardware instead of software

I have 3 laptops, I name them Fujitsu, Asus and Dell. I use mostly the Fujitsu, but I want to remote control the Dell without any software installation, or even executing a piece of software (at the ...
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Use host's onboard/integrated graphics from a virtual machine

Is there a way to let a VM access/use a monitor connected to the motherboard's VGA port as if it were its own monitor with KVM-QEMU?
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Acer V223HQ monitor limited to 1280 x 1024 VGA

I'm currently using my work laptop at home as mine is fried at the shop. The issue is the monitor I'd been using with my home machine with the same VGA cable was giving me 1920 x 1080. With the work ...
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Not able to connect 3rd monitor via HDMI to VGA connector

I am using Windows 7 and NVdia g610 basic graphics card. I have connected 2 monitors using VGA and DVI respectively. Now I have connected 3rd monitor using HDMI to VGA connector. As soon as I had ...
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Multi-monitor issues with Radeon r7 200

I have a Radeon r7 200 video card with Windows 10. I am trying to set up three monitors 1 HDMI 1 DVI 1 VGA. I can get two out of the three of them to work. I am trying to extend the desktop to the VGA ...
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Two screen, one VGA cable, on laptop with VGA output

The native LED Backlit 1600x900 screen on my laptop is burnt out. I've connected my laptop to my 40 inch, five year old panasonic TV through VGA to get a max resolution of 1280x1024. Using the same ...
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My VGA Port came out of my ASUS X551MAV is it safe to run a laptop without the vga port in the laptop

So I was trying to plug in my VGA Cable and when I disconnected the port the connector from the laptop came out and now I have no vga port. So is it safe to run a laptop without a VGA Port.
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Lenovo G580 external monitor resolution issue using VGA

I am connecting an HP S2031 monitor to my Lenovo G580, running Windows 8.1. When I connect the HP monitor as an external extended display through VGA (it does not have an HDMI), in the Screen ...
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Linux Mint draining power, VGA errors

I have a Dell laptop, with Core i7 processor, radeon r7 dedicated vga. In windows, everything is fine, battery can hold up to 7 hours (im amazed). In Linux (which i must use for specific jobs) the ...
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What display cables and adapters should I use to connect a second monitor to GTX670?

I searched a lot and now I'm just confused with all those M/M, F/F, F/M cables. I have a GTX670 videocard with jacks DVI, DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort: The bottom-right DVI (with "plus") is used for my ...
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CRT screen with no image and - maybe - with missing pins on its connector

I have a Samsung SyncMaster 753DFX crt screen .. When its cable not connected to computer I get the normal message on it - no data check the cable - But when I plug the connector in computer I get ...
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HDMI connection using VGA2HDMI to Panasonic Viera TX32LED8F

I tried to connect above mentioned together. It does not work at all unless I set 1280x768 resolution (TV's native is 1366x768). Anyway, if I do so, the image is shifted to the left. The size of "...
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Can you get widescreen resolution from VGA connected to HDTV?

I have a 21 inch BRAVIA Smart TV and I am, more often than not, using it as a monitor for my desktop. I have used a VGA connector to connect the desktop and screen. But the problem is that I get a ...
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How does a computer get info about a connected monitor?

How does it get info, max resolution etc about it, for HDMI i could think of CEC, but what about VGA/DVI etc?
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Old monitor not displaying laptop input

I have an old Dell screen from an equally old PC, and it only takes VGA input. Conversely, I have a MacBook Pro which only has a HDMI port. So I bought a VGA -> HDMI adapter and attached it, then ...
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Laptop extended monitor second desktop only not working

OS - Windows 10 64bits Laptop - Dell LCD monitor - Samsung Cables - HDMI to VGA adapter second desktop only not working - Both Lcd monitor and laptop black, sound no problem and lcd monitor led light ...
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HDMI Output to VGA Input

I have a computer with only an HDMI output and a monitor with only a VGA input. I would like to have the computer extend its display onto the monitor. However, I have read that VGA outs cannot be ...
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Cannot set 1360x768 resolution for DVI connection; VGA works fine only if EDID is disabled

I have a ViewSonic VP2365WB monitor which claims to support 1360x768 resolution: ViewSonic VP2365WB user guide, see page 16 I have a AMD HD7750 based video adapter ASUS HD7750-1GD5 I need to set my ...
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Can I use double monitors using my integrated graphics alongside my graphics card

I have a screen which has a broken HDMI, meaning it can only use VGA. I also have another, older screen which only has a VGA slot. I'd like to use both at once, but don't want to buy another graphics ...
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Extend Notebook Display to Two External Display

I have 2 external monitor which I plug in both of them via VGA splitter into my VGA connector on my notebook. But both of my external display shares the same display, not split. It only split on my ...
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Display and video card don't interact

I'm faced with a problem that the display and the video card don't interact with each other. Namely, when display is connected to the VGA port I see energy-saving message after that a black screen. ...
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2 monitor (extended) on 1 PC running windows 7

My PC's graphics card has 2 slots: 1 HDMI and 1 VGA I have 2 monitors: 1 with DVI-D and VGA, and another with VGA only I would like to run 2 monitors with extended display. What is the best solution/...
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My computer doesn't recognize the monitor's resolution on some VGA cables, what's going on?

My Mac doesn't recognize my TV's resolution on (so far) 3 VGA cables I've tried but it works just fine using other seemingly old VGA cables. My roommate had the same experience on Mint Linux. What's ...
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Can i use vga and dvi on board together.?

I have both VGA and DVI port on my asus P8H61-M LE motherboard. I want to use 2 monitors together one from VGA port and one from DVI port. I've tried to use DVI to VGA converter. I've connected both ...
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VGA to S-video/video converter won't work [closed]

So I bought this vga to video converter and I plug it like it shows on every video on youtube who talk about it and I can't have a clear picture. I set the resolution of my computer to 800X600. What ...
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Why won't Windows detect my 3rd screen over VGA?

At work my Windows box is a laptop that sits on a Dell dock it came with. It's a Dell Latitude E5440. Nothing crazy, pretty basic system. Just Win 7 Enterprise 64-bit with some *nix VM's on it. I have ...
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Windows 7 Does not recognize 12 monitors

I'm setting up a monitor wall with 12 screens, using 1 AMD HD 4350 (dual DVI), 1 AMD 2350 (one DVI and one VGA) and eight USB-to-VGA adapters, with 4 of them hooked up to a self-powered USB 3.0 Hub. I ...
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Monitor displaying 'no signal' when connected to laptop

When I connect my monitor to my laptop, the monitor continues to display 'no signal'. However, my laptop detects the monitor when I connect the laptop (I can see it under control panel > Device ...
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Problems with my second monitor

My pc was hooked up to a tv using an S-Video cable, but the tv recently stopped working, so I'm trying to replace it with a second monitor. I had a graphics card installed to use for the s-video port, ...
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pc to tv ( black screen)

I have a desktop PC and recently I tried to connect it to the TV instead of the monitor. My monitor uses the resolution 1280x1024 (5:4 ratio) and the TV uses 1366x768 (I guess this is the right ...
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Gfx Card has DVI and HDMI, need to connect dual VGA

A reasonable desktop of mine has an external gfx card with 1 DVI and 1 HDMI port. The motherboard itself has 1 VGA port. I have a VGA/DVI adapter for one monitor but if I hook up one to the gfx card ...
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When no monitor connect , the resolution can only be 1920 * 1080 in 30hz?

I am using windows 7, and ati 7850 display card. I would like to use the computer without monitor , and when I use teamviewer to control it, I found that the monitor detect is VGA , and the maximum ...
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Any way to connect two VGA monitors to GeForce 970?

I have a pair of ancient ViewSonic VE710s VGA monitors that are still going strong (if a little bit filthy!) after more than a decade of use. I recently purchased an MSI GeForce 970. Unfortunately, I ...
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Windows 7 Dual Monitors

I just purchased 2 new Dell E2414H monitors and installed Windows 7 on my recent computer build and one monitor is plugged into VGA the other to DVI. I have run Ubuntu on this computer from a disk ...
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Monitor on sleep mode if I connect to vga card

My monitor going to sleep mode if I connect to my nvidia VGA card card. LG monitor saying "SLEEP MODE ACTIVATED" Red light is blinking BUT I connect to my on board VGA it's working properly.... ...
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Dell Optiplex 780 incorrect Resolutions though DP to VGA adapter [closed]

We have several users using dual monitors and some of the ones connected though DP adapters and the monitors appear as Generic PnP monitors in the resolutions options with the wrong options. Any ...
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HDMI to VGA converter, no image from Banana Pi

I'm trying to use a Banana Pi with Bananian OS (Debian 7 based) on a monitor that does not have a HDMI input but a VGA. So I bought a HDMI to VGA adapter. I followed the instructions written here to ...
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Can I daisy chain two monitors to use for Windows 7?

I have two VGA connectors open on my monitor. Can I keep one DVI cable plugged in to my computer (as I only have one slot) and then plug the VGA cable into both of them? Will Windows 7 detect two ...
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Intel Atom D525 Display Settings

On my Cenbrobox with the following configuration: Intel® Atom™ CPU D525 @ 1.80GHz × 4, RAM 4GB,64-bit, Intel® IGD Ubuntu 15.04 on Display Settings I get Unknown Display and I can not change the ...
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Passive vga to dvi-d adapter?

Recently I've found a vga to dvi-d article on ebay. Yes, it is vga to dvi-d. Its price (around $10), its outlook, and also the absence of an external power plug show clearly that it isn't an active ...
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My system has two VGA ports, one in the graphics card and another one?

I just happened to acquire a second monitor, which has a VGA cable, and I want to plug it in with my previous one. As you can see in the picture, I have two VGA ports, one that is used(the graphics ...
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How to connect 3 monitors to 2011 Mac Mini

I recently purchased a 2011 Mac Mini and I would like to connect 3 older monitors to it. Is it possible to do so and keep a separate desktop on each device? Some background information: 1 of my ...
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VGA doesn't works on boot

I have a notebook (CCE info M300S CT42), I let it fall, and broke the screen (liquid crystal if not mistaken), now I'm using it with a VGA monitor, however, the VGA does not shows normal information ...
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qemu-kvm Windows 7 GUEST with vga passthrough doesn't work

Ok so I have a qemu-kvm Win7 VM setup. When setting it to use the standard vga output "-vga std" it works fine. Windows loads up, displays, no problems. If i set -vga none \ -device vfio-pci,host=...
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Monitor not working | VGA | Windows 8

Today I received my configured PC I bought off a supplier. I am using Dual screens and they are both VGA. One is gone into my VGA port and the other into my graphics cards DVI port (i used converter ...