[SATLUG] acer X serues monitor dvi cable?

Cheryl Holmes cherylholmes72 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 2 07:14:43 CDT 2009


looks like what came with the monitor is a DVI-D and what is on the vid card
is DVI-M1-DA
http://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&search=dvi+connector+types&go=Go

great info!!  thanks again Howard!  c
On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 6:33 AM, Howard Haradon <hharadon at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 3:26 AM, Cheryl Holmes<cherylholmes72 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > I have the Acer X series 22" widescreen monitor that came with a VGA and
> I
> > guess an HDMI cable.
> >
> > What kind of cable or coverter do I need to plug the monitor into a DVI
> vid
> > card connector?  I see there are hdmi-some sort of letters and dvi- with
> > some sort of letters...I haven't a clue what is what with these...
> >
> > thanks c
>
> Cheryl,  the Wikimedia Commons site has lots of pictures
> showing these connectors.  Some are very large like the one
> below:
>
>
> http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HDMI_connector-male_front_%CE%940058.jpg
>
> At the main page you can search for DVI, VGA, or other
> connector pictures:
>
> http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
>
> This may help you sort out the numerous connectors.
>
> HH
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> Howard Haradon
> San Antonio, TX  USA
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