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Solved: HDMI To Display Port

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by drips702, Dec 23, 2011.

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  1. drips702

    drips702 Thread Starter

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    ok so heres my question i need to know if this setup will work for me...i just bought my ps3 and i dont wanna buy a tv becouse my room is already crouded with things so i want to try to hook up my ps3 to my moniter...

    i already have an hdmi cable..but my moniter is not dvi its VGA(blue)...i cant seen to find an adapter that is withing my price range $10-$35... i have to adapters one is DVI(male) to VGA(female) and i have another adapter a DVI(male)to hdmi(female)

    so what kind of adapter should i buy in order for this to work .........or if its even posible..meaning if my moniter will support this??


    my moniter is a IBM Lenovo ThinkVision L171
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    http://www.google.com/products/cata...a=X&ei=EbP0TumjKMqgiAKzhqSCDQ&ved=0CGcQ8wIwAw


    so plz let me now..if i could it will be perfect..lol


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    iv done some searching and would it work if i buy this VGA(male)to DVI(female) and connect it to the adapter that i already have( DVI(male)toHDMI), then hook my HDMI cable to that then the other end to my ps3....??????????????
     
  2. leroys1000

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    Afraid adapters aren't going to work.
    SVGA outputs an analog signal.
    HDMI is digital.
    You would need a signal converter and those aren't very cheap.
     
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