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Digital Visual Interface is an interface for the transmission of video between a source device and a display device.

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VGA not working but HDMI and DVI-D are working perfectly

I installed Windows 11 than Windows 10 on a newly built PC and the VGA output gives no signal on either of them, but the HDMI and DVI-D output are working perfectly. This issue is also present in BIOS,...
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External Monitor flickering issue

I have a Samsung S24E650 monitor. It is connected to my laptop or even docking station and it both options the screen flickers. I am doing this connection using a dvi in to hdmi out cable. The drivers ...
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Extend desktop to 2 or 3 monitors?

I have an HP desktop with one VGA, four USB 2.0, two USB 3.0, and 2 DisplayPort connectors. I have three HP V222 monitors with a VGA input and a DVI-D (HDCP support). Is there a way to connect these ...
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Are DVI cables considered D-Sub?

So DVI cables have the same D shell and mounting points as D-Sub cables, but have a very unique pinout that doesn't seem compliant with the D-Sub design. Does this still count as a D-Sub cable? And if ...
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What should I do if I have 1 hdmi port in my gpu?

I bought a second monitor for my PC. While trying to connect it to my PC, I saw that my GPU only has x1 HDMI port, x1 DP and x1 DVI. My first monitor is connected via the HDMI port so I only have the ...
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Should a HDMI => DVI-D single link adaptor work with a DVI-D dual link cable?

I have a laptop with HDMI output and I want to connect it to a monitor with DVI-D dual link input. I have a DVI-D dual link cable for the monitor, and a HDMI to DVI-D adaptor. However the adaptor is ...
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How to best connect an LCD monitor with DVI-D, Displayport and VGA to a laptop with USB-C?

What would be the best way to connect Dell UltraSharp™ U2412M LCD monitor (specs also here) with DVI-D, Displayport and VGA connectors, to my Huawei Matebook X Pro laptop (USB-C)? By "best way&...
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Can not capture video from dvi to PC

Purpose - to capture video signal from Xray device (VGA and DVI-D outs) to laptop for real-time processing What do we tried: dvi port was connected to pc via dvi->hdmi and video capture card (https:...
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are TFTs meant to be used with VGA connection?

I have two TFTs monitors, Dell and Lenovo. When I use VGA connection from either the graphic card or the inbuilt VGA port, the screen on each display is fuzzy, blurry and text casts shadow on black ...
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Could Windows Update Computer Prevent Computer from Working With VGA Monitors? If not, then what? (And How Can I Fix?)

Sunday, my Windows 10 no-name machine received a large (5 hour) update. Immediately after the update, the computer seemed to work. However, I fell asleep listening to YouTube play music. When I woke ...
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How to detach a DVI port from a circuit board?

Motherboard in my monitor seems to be attached to the metal case with the help of a DVI port in addition to a screw. After removing the screw it is still impossible to take the board out of the case. ...
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How to enable Dell Laptop HDMI output

I have a Dell Latitude 5400 laptop with Windows 10 (Pro) which has a HDMI output. Using a HDMI->DVI-D adaptor I have connected this to a monitor (BenQ senseye 3, model GL2460). The idea is to be ...
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3 monitors without VGA port on a laptop

per the subject, I don't think I'm doing this right. I'm getting conflicting info from many different people in person. I have one HDMI port and one video card on a laptop. IBM ideapad 3. I'd like 3 ...
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Displayport KVM switch not passing signal if Adaptive HDMI to Displayport Cable/Adapter and Displayport to DVI cable used

I bought a Displayport KVM switch to switch between two PCs using the same two monitors and I cannot get one of the monitors to work if I use an Adaptive HDMI to Displayport Cable/Adapter and ...
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DisplayPort 1.2 to DVI-D adapter

I've been looking for a DisplayPort to Dual link DVI-D adapter that supports at least 2560x1600 (WQXGA). The ports on my HP EliteBook 850 G5 docking station is marked with the DisplayPort dual-mode ...
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Washed out colors in Windows 10

The colors of my digital graphics outputs (DVI and HDMI) are washed out (desaturated) only on one of my displays, but using my analog (VGA) output always results in correct colors. I've excluded these ...
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VGA screen DVI - D , DVI - A or HDMI adapter?

I've got an old lcd vga monitor and I would like to connect it on my Asus Prime 450 motherboard via one of the digital ports in order to experiment with my Radeon Graphic Vega 8 graphic card's scaling,...
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Can you connect and use two inputs on a monitor at same time?

I heard from my local computer shop, that if you connect two inputs into a monitor and use them at same time, it would damage the monitor. Is this true?
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Is it a VGA issue when millions of randomly colored pixels shown on my two LCD monitors when switching them on?

I have just purchased a new Video card Asrock Phantom Rx 570 4GB. I attached one of my LCD monitor to the card via the DVI port. Every time I turn the monitor on there are an animated millions of ...
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Is it possible for my DVI-HDMI converter to be causing applications on my G-Sync Monitor (on DisplayPort) to flash black?

For reference, I'm using a total of 3 monitors: One 60Hz tablet (the one that's hooked up using the DVI to HDMI), a 75Hz FreeSync monitor, and a 60Hz monitor. When I have the two monitors hooked up ...
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HDMI -> DVI not working on M1 Mac

I'm trying to use an HDMI -> DVI cable with an M1 Mac mini and a display with DVI. The Mac can see that the display is connected but the screen stays black. I've tried: Using the same cable with ...
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Can i use mini-DP to Dvi adapter on macbook pro mid 2012(thunderbolt 1) to connect to my monitor?

I have macbook pro mid 2012, which has thunderbolt 1, I want to connect it to my monitor (HP Pro Display P221). Then thunderbolt to dvi adapter is required, But i can't find any adapter to do this ...
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DVI cable can be transfarred to a dual link DVI port?

Screen this is my monitor LG 2006 model. Recently I bought a 1660 super graphic card but its only has 3 DisplayPorts and HDMI port. For that I bought a DVI connector cable and adapter cable for DVI ...
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Seeing artifacts on my screen however the issue is not to do with my GPU

I'm mostly looking for a confirmation here, I have started seeing artifacts appearing on my monitor screen, originally I suspected this could be down my GPU being on the fritz, however I have just ...
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My PC has VGA/DVI-D but all new monitors are HDMI - How do I connect?

I was going to get a new monitor for PC but it looks like they only connect via HDMI (or sometimes "Display Port"??). I'm fairly sure my PC is only VGA or DVI-D. Can I still connect them? I ...
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My gnr ts702 mr17e-aaad monitor isn't working on the maximum resolution

I hope this question isn't inappropriate, and I write it to the right webpage. I have the monitor mentioned above. I used this monitor for long, and it worked on its maximum resolution (1280*1024), ...
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Dual monitors in Windows 10 - Only one works at a time

I have two monitors connected to a video card on my Desktop PC which has multiple outputs including two DVI outputs and an HDMI output. I previously had two monitors attached with DVI cables. My new ...
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Mini DisplayPort to DVI-D (dual link) connection issue

My laptop, Macbook Air mid-August 2013, has a Mini DisplayPort. I have a LCD with DVI-D (dual link) connector. I am trying to connect my laptop to my LCD, using a Mini DisplayPort to DVI adapter (not ...
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I have a laptop with an HDMI port and I want to use my old monitor which has VGA port. Do I need HDMI-to-VGA or VGA-to-HDMI adapter?

I have an old monitor that only has a VGA port. I have a new Dell laptop that only has an HDMI port. I want to use that old monitor with my new laptop. Do I need a HDMI-to-VGA adapter or VGA-to-HDMI ...
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DVI-D single link not working in DVI to VGA adapter for monitor

I have this GPU: ASUS GTX 1080 And this converter: Goobay MMK ADAP DVI F > 15 pin HD M (VGA) DVI-I 15 VGA HD M And this monitor: Samsung S22D300NY The question is, I am using a DVI-D single link to ...
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Is there a way to get 4K monitor support on my computer?

I've recently bought a 4K monitor with 2 HDMI cables, and 2 DisplayPort connections. However, my old computer (Intel i3-4130 CPU, 3.40GhZ with an integrated GPU) only has a Dual DVI and a VGA ...
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Docking Station Won't Recognize Second Monitor

I have an Acodot docking station that has one HDMI connection and one DVI connection. My first external monitor (connected HDMI to HDMI) reads fine. My second external monitor (connected HDMI to an ...
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DVI-D output (graphics card) to VGA input (monitor)

I have a graphics card that has DVI-D and HDMI outputs, but I've wanted to do dual monitor, so my first monitor uses the HDMI output of the GPU to the HDMI input of the monitor. I want to use the DVI-...
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Monitor is getting list in Advanced Display setting on my Dell Laptop but not able to get display on it

Problem: Not able to see anything on connected Monitor with My Laptop. I have connected BenQ G920HD Monitor which is having DVI interface with my Dell Latitude 5400 which is having HDMI Interface So ...
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Monitor goes black

When I open Chromium or any graphical application my external monitor goes black! It works fine with gnome-terminal. This problem happens on Windows 10 too, specially when I open chrome. The cable is ...
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DVI vs. HDMI Picture Quality - is there a difference?

DVI vs. HDMI Picture Quality - is there a difference between the two of them for a computer monitor - does this depend on the cable used and the cable quality ?
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Are all DVI-D <-> HDMI cables bidirectional?

I have a laptop with an HDMI 1.4 output. I awaiting delivery of a monitor that may have a DVI-D input (the Ebay description said DVI-D in one place and HDMI in another). I need a cable to connect them....
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PC won't boot with screen connected via HDMI

My old PC won't boot if I have exclusively one screen connected via HDMI. It does boot however if I have a second screen connected via VGA. It also boots when I don't have any screens connected at ...
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How to Connect Dual Monitors

I want to set up dual monitors on my Win 10 machine. I bought a video card with a single DVI-D connector. I believe the "-D" suffix means it has two DVI ports. Now I'm trying to figure out how to ...
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HDMI to DVI-D SL/DVI-D DL adapters signal distortion

Have encountered the following problem: Asus ROG G501JW : HDMI <-> DVI-D DL adapter causes severe color distortion on external monitor with DVI-D DL port. https://i.stack.imgur.com/lbLdE.jpg HDMI ...
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3 hdmi and 1 DVI from GTX 1050ti

I am attempting to hook up 4x aoc E2270Sw monitors into my system with an 4gb msi GTX 1050ti. The issue I have is 3 of the monitors have hdmi inputs and 1 has dvi, where as the graphics card has 1x1....
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Convert DVI-D to HDMI or Display Port

I have an 8-year-old machine that I'm transitioning from to a newer one. It has a Sapphire Radeon HD 3870 video card that provides 2 x DVI-1 (dual link) output ports and a round HD-TV port. I have a ...
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Why might DVI output be toggled on/off when VGA cable is plugged/unplugged?

I'm able to connect a Windows 10 box with an NVIDIA GeForce 9400 GT card using the DVI output to send 1080p at 60Hz to an HDMI input on an LG TV model number 43UM6910PUA. The LG supports this ...
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Bios/Grub/UEFI only displayed when DVI monitor is connected, black screen for HDMI

So I recently installed ubuntu on my pc as a dual boot and ran into some issues, in short: I could not get the Grub options for Ubuntu/Windows to work and was always immediately thrown into Ubuntu. ...
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Extend laptop display to 2 monitors

I have a dell latitude 7424 rugged notebook. It has one hdmi port going out for display. I want to extend this display to 2 external monitors in extended mode(not just duplicate same laptop screen on ...
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Connect dvi monitor to docking with dvi and display port

I have a laptop with HDMI and mini DisplayPort. it connects to a docking station that has DVIs and DisplayPorts. I want to connect a monitor with DVI port. What would be the best option in terms of ...
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DVI and Display

I Have a PC that has VGA, HDMI, DisplayPort, and DVI Outputs. I have 2 Monitors on which one is square and the other is Rectangle. I need to use both of these Monitors side by side (Dual Monitors). ...
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Is it possible to drive two monitors at the same time from the same DVI-I output using a dongle?

I mean one monitor using the analog and the other the digital signal of the DVI-I output of regular AMD or Nvidia cards. The dongles I refer to are those that go into the DVI-I out and at the ...
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Which transport protocols does displayport support?

It is my understanding that devices with a displayport output and displayport cables are able to output multiple different protocols without any active conversion hardware on the cable. The ones ...
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Random screen blinking/switching inputs

My monitor has been been randomly trying to switch inputs automatically, causing a black screen for several seconds. I think it is switching inputs because it displays the associated [DVI] OSD block. ...
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