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Windows 7: Monitor - hdmi possible?

26 Jan 2013   #11
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

No problem buddy


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30 Jan 2013   #12
PSCO2007

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kbrady1979 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by PSCO2007 View Post
How embarrassing! The DVI port is right next to the VGA port. - my bad.

Anyway, would it be better than the current VGA connection?
Yes, use the DVI connection.
Thanks Kelly,

I just connected the DVI cable and the resolution is noticeably better.
My next monitor will be a higher resolution with HDMI, but this works for now.

Thanks again,
Paul
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30 Jan 2013   #13
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

FWIW, DVI is a much better connection than HDMI because I believe it will physically do a higher resolution than HDMI, and you don't have to worry if you have the newest version of the standard. I personally don't like HDMI on computer monitors. I'd prefer DVI or Display Port.
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30 Jan 2013   #14
PSCO2007

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

Where is Display port located?
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30 Jan 2013   #15
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

Not all monitors/graphics solutions have a display port. I was just saying I prefer DVI or display port.
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30 Jan 2013   #16
PSCO2007

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

Oh, Okay.
Thanks again.
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30 Jan 2013   #17
kbrady1979

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1
 
 

No problem
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