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Old 10-08-2004, 02:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my video card only has a VGA slot. Can i plug a flat screen monitor (LCD monitor) into it? If so, then what is the DVI slot really for?
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depends on what type of connection your LCD has. DVI is digital, it does not have has much signal loss as analog connections
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what do most LCD monitors use (what kind of plug?)? DVI or VCD
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DVI, but there are 2 different plugs, one wich only fits in a digital output and one that fits both....I don't know much about this...do a google for "dvi description" or something
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My LCD monitor has both inputs, DVI and VGA, my video card has both DVI and VGA as well. I would use the DVI if possible.
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