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Windows 7: Can you hook up two separate vga's cables to two monitors?

04 Mar 2015   #1
LeiweRegan

Window 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Can you hook up two separate vga's cables to two monitors?

Can you hook up two separate vga's cables to two monitors?

I have two VGA Cables and i was thinking if i could plug them both into my tower then link them one to my TV then my other to my desktop? is this possible?


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04 Mar 2015   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Of course it is.

Does your pc have 2 VGA ports, does each display have a VGA port ?
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04 Mar 2015   #3
LeiweRegan

Window 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Of course it is.
Its not working for me though?
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04 Mar 2015   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

We can`t help you without all the information of your PC.

Please fill in your specs as much as possible.
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04 Mar 2015   #5
LeiweRegan

Window 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

This is the image of my system information bellow.
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04 Mar 2015   #6
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LeiweRegan View Post
This is the image of my system information bellow.
What is this ? Nothing shows up, try again.
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04 Mar 2015   #7
Faladu

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1
 
 

Why do I suspect OP is taking one from his on-board VGA and one from his video card?

You need 2 ports from the video card to pull this off with female VGA on the other end of the 2 cables to match the VGA male ports on the monitor/TVs, or VGA adapters. [This assumes the video card even supports multiple monitors]

No specs though to give complete answer.

2 VGA ports is non-existent on modern video cards.

Techie name is D-SUB for the VGA, if you go searching for a 2 VGA card on say newegg you want to check for 2 x D-SUB in the search.
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