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

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VGA to ethernet

SSH is a protocol used to communicate with headless systems but when there is pxe and bios problems it becomes too difficult to handle specially if we don't use serial console , kvm and other ...
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Monitor image became offset to the right. How to fix this?

Got this odd problem where the image in the monitor is offset to the right. It’s offset a lot. I have an external monitor, which is connected to a laptop. I don’t use the laptop’s display, only the ...
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Extending Dual Monitors with VGA and HDMI to Single link DVI

Here is my question. I have a workstation running windows 7 on a Dell Optiplex 390. He would like to use two extended monitors. The graphics card is an Intel Graphics HD 2000. It has a VGA out and ...
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My Start Screen is very weird

I have an external Monitor(1366x768) connected to my Dell Laptop(1440x900) via VGA and it works fine, other than the start screen. These are some screen shots for you to better understand my problem. ...
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PSU 12V power regarding to combined power output

I bought an FSP Hyper 600W PSU. Because the new PCI-E VGA required bigger PSU than what i already have ( 500W ) The VGA requires 500W with 42A on 12V on 8pin connection. The PSU have 6+2pin so i can ...
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Connecting and Apple cinema monitor to a laptop via VGA or HDMI - Possible?

I asked this over as askdifferent, but I thought I'd try here as well. At my work, a nice big 30" Apple Cinema monitor has just become available. I would really like to use it, but I only have a ...
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Can I connect my monitor to my graphics card through S-Video RCA?

I got an old GPU card with two output ports: 1x VGA, 1x S-Video RCA Unfortunately the VGA port is broken, the image is coloured and I have to hold the cable in a certain position in order for the ...
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Can I use S-Video output converted to VGA for daily work?

I have here a video card with a VGA output. Next to that, it has also an S-Video output. I am thinking on upgrading my system into a dual-desktop direction, by buying an s-video -> vga converter and ...
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VGA resolution with Sony Bravia TV

I just bought Sony Bravia KDL40S5100 tv. The VGA input is acting weird. I have a Gateway desktop with Windows 7 and Intel 945 graphics. I also have a laptop running Ubuntu 9.04. The TV will not ...
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LAPTOP ports(VGA/USB) leaking current

My laptop battery is dead so i run my laptop on AC power.Whenever i place my laptop on my lap, i feel stinging sensation from VGA port time to time.It seems that the VGA port/usb port are leaking ...
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What cable to connect Inspiron 1720 to HDMI TV?

I'm a little confused to say the least when it comes to video formats and protocols. I'd like to view my laptop output on my HD TV. The TV has HDMI, S-Video, and RCA inputs. My laptop has a VGA ...
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Trouble with external monitor under Windows 7 on MacBook Pro Boot Camp

I'm running Windows 7 32-bit on a mid-2010 15" MacBook Pro Intel Core i5 under Boot Camp. I've had trouble getting it to work with my second display and searching Google for an appropriate answer has ...
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Why is the monitor image all washed out?

The LCD flatscreen is completely washed out, as if someone had turned the brightness way past max and turned the contrast down too. Black-on-white text is poorly readable, and grey-on-white literally ...
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VGA and DVI-I/D Connector

I'm fixing up an old pc and it only has a female VGA port. My monitor has both a female VGA port and a female DVI-D port. Problem is I only have a male VGA to male DVI-I connector and a male DVI-D to ...
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Dual Monitor Setup with One Dvi-D port and one VGA port

I have seen many question asking how to hook up dual monitors with only these two ports but it seems the issue in everyone's question is the VGA port. I have my primary monitor that is hooked to my ...
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Laptop delivers blurry image to external monitors

I have 3 laptops in my hand at the moment. One Old Toshiba, a DELL and a Sony Vaio. The only one that delivers a crisp image to my external monitor is the Dell. Both others have blurry, bad quality ...
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Can't hook my PC up to my computer screen using VGA

I recently bought a Desktop PC, it was a rather old Dell, that I wanted to use with my TV screen. However after connecting my computer with my TV using VGA (Which is the highest available solution to ...
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Is it safe to connect two VGA output ports together?

I have two desktop machines that I intend to control using Intel vPro with its out-of-band management. It appears that graphics are not rendered unless a display is connected, so I will not be able to ...
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Driver for AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200

I have Gateway NV53 nootebook and I just reinstalled my windows 7 . Before the reinstal I had display adapter - AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 like this - After I reinstalled the ...
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What is this cable? (DVI/VGA/USB)

I can't seem to find any information about this cable which can be seen all over eBay. Apparently it looks like a VGA to DVI cable, but I don't get why there also is a USB cable connected to it. Can ...
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Dell Inspiron 620 desktop - Dual monitor

I have a Dell Inspiron Desktop 620 (just purchased this year) and it has 1 VGA connection and 1 HDMI connection. All of my spare monitors only have VGA and so was wondering if the convertor cable from ...
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New PC build does not output on monitor

I've built a new PC and connected the onboard graphics card (which has DVI-E, HDMI and VGA output) via VGA to an old Viewsonic monitor which has only a VGA connector. The monitor displays the message: ...
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Why doesn't using a combination of display adapters work, such as Mini DP -> HDMI -> VGA?

I had two adapters with me, a Mini DP to HDMI and a HDMI to VGA adapter. I connected my Macbook Air's display out with the Mini DP to HDMI adapter, which was in turn connected to a HDMI to VGA adapter....
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External monitor goes black after a couple of seconds

I have an external monitor connected to my laptop via VGA to adapter to hmdi port. When I first connect them, everything would work fine but then the external monitor would suddenly turn off and won't ...
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how to stream HDMI video over IP and receive it via software [closed]

need: I have a computer connected to a monitor via HDMI @ 1080p (1920x1080). I need to send the video to remote locations, without breaking the current monitor setup. Remote locations need to ...
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Vga cable needs to be plugged in for hdmi cable to work

I have problems with connecting LG TV M2352 with pc (nvidia Gforce GTX750ti). Seems that if I use a VGA cable to initiate connection, then I can use the HDMI cable alone, while in the meanwhile I plug ...
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How to debug monitor issues in Ubuntu?

At home I have a HDMI display hooked up by mini display port on a lenovo t430 and everything was working swimmingly until I brought my laptop to the office and used a vga then When I got home and ...
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How to display CPU and GPU fan speed percentage (instead of RPM) during gaming?

I use MSI Afterburner, RivaTuner and HWiNFO to (on screen) display CPU & GPU temperatures during gaming, but these softwares are not able to display the fan speeds in percentage. They only show ...
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Television connected to VGA port shows 'No Signal' message

I have an [Acer Aspire XC-705 8L Desktop PC (Black) - (Intel Core i3-4160, 10Gb RAM, 2Tb HDD, DVDRW, WLAN, Nvidia Graphics, Windows 8.1)][1] that I bought on Amazon that has a HDMI and VGA socket. I ...
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Maximum resolution through VGA/DVI/HDMI(/etc)?

I know the original VGA standard was meant to output 640x480 and that other standards over the original VGA connector are developed to output a higher resolution. (SVGA, XGA, etc.) But I was wondering ...
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Windows won't recognize second monitor anymore

My second monitor (an HP S2031 monitor) has stopped being recognized by my laptop, a Dell XPS 15 running Windows 8. It has an intel i7 with integrated graphics and a GeForce GT 525M card. Previously ...
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Is it possible to port HDMI audio and VGA video from one computer through a monitor and speaker simultaneously?

I have a Yamaha Home Theater System that I connect to my Windows 7 PC (via HDMI) for playing audio. My TV is broken and I can only use my monitor to display video. This monitor does not have HDMI and ...
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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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Unstable display signal from Mac to External Monitor with a DP to D-Sub/VGA cable

This a problem I've been having on-and-off for the last two months or so. I have a brand new iMac16 replacing an older Mac. I had an external LG 20M35A Monitor connected via a DisplayPort to D-Sub/VGA ...
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VGA out to second monitor not working after power outage

I had a laptop running Windows 7 connected to an external monitor with a plain old double-headed VGA cable this morning, and everything was working fine. In the afternoon, there was a brief power ...
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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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DVI-D to VGA Adapter “Input Not Supported” on Startup

I've been tasked with increasing the number of monitors from 1 to 3 for a PC. This machine originally had a DVI-D connection straight to the monitor from the PC. My knowledge of DVI cables was not ...
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Gnome 3 detects my screen differently VGA/HDMI

I have a screen that is correctly detected by gnome in VGA, he said the screen made 40 ", but when I connect HDMI, he said the screen made 7". Can I configure this option?
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Can an hdmi to vga adapter have a resolution limit?

I purchased an hdmi to vga adapter but when I connected the hdmi part to my laptop and the vga part to my monitor, laptop told me that the optimal resolution for that device was 1024x768 even though I ...
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ACER g247hyl and GTX 950 MSI 2G GAMING - VGA or HDMI? [closed]

I have purchased ACER g247hyl 24 inch monitor and currently using gtx 950 MSI Gaming 2G for gaming purpose. Now for example, if I play fifa 15 in 720p, 1080p rsolution, games graphics seems crappy ...
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2 monitors one rendered by CPU and another by GPU

I want to hook up 2 monitors to my system, currently I'm only using one monitor connected via DVI through my GPU. I have a VGA(sad face) connector behind my motherboard and I found an old monitor ...
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Is this a display port for high res?

Is this port (circled) a display port, if so what type ? I'm considering this high res monitor(2560x1440) : https://www.amazon.co.uk/Dell-U2715H-inch-Monitor-Black/dp/B00PRCRWRU/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&...
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displaying 2 displays at once on vga and display mini/ with integrated intel 4000 graphics

I am having a weird problem with a display setup I am hoping someone knows anything about. Here is the setup I have 2 asus vp239 screens both work perfectly fine that has been tested. My work ...
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3 Monitors with laptop

I have a Asus VivoBook S400CA , it has 1x VGA and 1x HDMI port. Can I connect 2 monitors to these ports and use all 3 monitors(1 Internal, 2 External) ? And I want to stretch the screen and not clone ...
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How can use three monitors at a time three by DVI port and one by VGA port? I have already tried as the following procedure [duplicate]

I have connected two monitors by converting HDMI from the DVI port by using 'y' cable and HDMI extenders. When I connect another monitor with using the VGA port the display is not working. When I ...
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Is it necessary to use graphics card VGA port for moniter when using a graphics card

I am getting Gefore GTX N560 Ti Hawk and saw that it doesn't have a VGA cable, I have always used the graphics card VGA port instead of motherboard inbuilt port when ever I use a graphics card. So is ...
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Monitor not displaying fully

I am using a VA1931wma LED monitor connected using a VGA cable. As you can see, I'm running Windows 10 and the screen has gone inside, and the right side is completely blanked out black. I have ...
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Red dots over the LED monitor

What I have:- 1x GTX N560 Ti Hawk 1x DVI-I to VGA converter 1x LED Monitor from LG (I don't remember the model name) I am getting red dots all over the screen, I am confirmed that its not the ...
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Can I hook my VGA output from computer into my TV that has SCART?

Can I hook my VGA output from computer into my TV that has SCART, and how? I read about some cables and adapters that are VGA-to-SCART, but didn't really see them work in the way that I want them to ...
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How to connect external monitor to my all-in-one HP desktop?

I have a HP all-in-one desktop 23-q106a, I need to connect an external monitor HP Compaq LE1711 (has VGA) to it. I have HDMI(input, no output) and USB. Can I use a USB to VGA adapter or card reader ...