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Old June 24th 12, 01:23 AM posted to alt.home-theater.misc
Jack B. Pollack
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Default DVI digital over VGA cable

Does anyone know of an adapter that will allow me to run a DVI-D signal
through a VGA cable
(turn a VGA cable into a DVI-D cable)?

Problem is that my computer has a DVI output, and my flat-screen TV in
another room has a DVI input (digital only) but the only wire running
through the walls is a VGA cable.

When I google it I am only finding results for adapters to go from DVI to

I did try a standard DVI to VGA adapter on both ends and it didn't work. I
think it is only passing the analog part of the signal so there is nothing
to "convert back" at the digital end.



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