Forum discussion tagged with DVI.
  1. D

    Question GPU no longer putting out an HDMI signal? DVI still works.

    The HDMI port on the back of my GeForce GTX 1070 appears to have died overnight. I woke up this morning to 'No Signal' on my TV. I reseated the GPU, did a clean uninstall and reinstall of my graphics drivers, swapped out in two alternate HDMI cables, and dug up an old monitor to test on. No...
  2. kanchannnnn

    Question ASUS VS228 Keeps Disconnecting at Power On

    For the past week or so, my second monitor is constantly disconnected from my PC every time I turn it on. I would have to fidget with the HDMI cable until the PC detects the monitor and it is very annoying to deal with. I have been using my ASUS VS228H-P as my second monitor for about seven...
  3. N

    Question Secondary gpu as primary output.

    So I've recently upgraded my GPU and I don't have a DVI port on it anymore. Since I can only run 144hz on my monitor through DVI, I was wondering If I could keep my old GPU in a second PCI slot just as a video output while the primary GPU does all the work. I've tried to make it work but the pc...
  4. jaged

    [SOLVED] Will I notice any difference if I go from DVI to DisplayPort ?

    I have a new 27” 144 hz monitor. I bought a DisplayPort cable for it but have misplaced it during the Christmas morning chaos. I have a DVI cable though so is it worth buying another DisplayPort cable or should I just go ahead and use the dvi? The gpu is a RTX2060 thanks
  5. S

    Question Display port to DVI, no HDCP?

    Hello, I just bought a new to me gaming pc, and I'm having a problem with HDCP and prime video is not letting me watch in hd. I feel likes its a problem with either my monitor or the cable I had to order for it. I have one monitor that is connected with display port and it shows it supports...
  6. BlueOrange2498

    [SOLVED] My Monitor has no HDMI Port

    Hello guys, yesterday i finished with building my first pc but the problem is that i have an older monitor that only has a vga and dvi port. i have a dvi to hdmi cable for my xbox one that works just fine but when i plug it in my pc (KFA2 GeForce GTX 1650 EX PLUS OC 4GB) it only says "no signal"...
  7. K

    [SOLVED] Will GTX 960 work with a VGA monitor connected by a passive VGA - DVI-I adapter?

    Hi, I have a VGA only monitor and I am wondering if i can use it to connect a GTX 960 by a passive VGA to DVI-I adapter. Does GTX 960 support analog signals?
  8. stagefright

    [SOLVED] PC showing no display. Honestly no idea what it could be...

    Hello, hope you’re well. I have an issue with my PC, and I can’t seem to narrow it down. I’m hoping one of you guys has an idea of what could be wrong. The PC boots, fans spin and RGB lighting turns on, however nothing displays on the monitor. I believe the issue just occurred overnight with no...
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    Question Not getting 144 Hz option DVI plug in

    Hey guys so I went into my display settings and nvidia control panel and realized that I cannot switch from 60hz to 144hz I have a gtx 1080 plugged in with a display port to DVI going into my benq xl2411z I had it check for new drivers and have my graphics drivers up to date and no luck kind of...
  10. IraqiGamer

    [SOLVED] For some reason I can't have my sound to be used by the monitor speakers.

    Hello everyone, I have a Samsung qled 27' curved 144hz c27fg7x monitor and it's connected to my gaming PC via DVI which has Nvidia 2080 super, I'm trying to use my monitor speakers to use the sound and I can't get it to run, I tried running it using my second monitor which is connected via HDMI...
  11. Sourblock

    Question Extending Displays Does Not Work

    Hello! I've been having this problem ever since I built my new PC (roughly two weeks ago). When originally installing windows on my computer, I used my second monitor so I could still use my main computer with my better monitor. After everything was successfully installed, I moved over my new...
  12. V

    [SOLVED] Which Output Cable Should I Get?

    I have a GTX 1060 & right now I am using a very old DVI Cable. Which is the best output cable I could get for the GTX 1060 to be able to run 1080p 144hz as good as possible? ( Monitor --> Asus VG248QE 1080p 144hz ) Thanks :) !
  13. K

    [SOLVED] Second Monitor Does Not Work

    Hi, my video card is amd r9 280x and provides 2x DVI, 1x HDMI and 1x DisplayPort slots. I've been using my main monitor, which only supports VGA slots and I've connected it to pc through a DVI-A converter. Today I've bought a second monitor and HDMI slot in my videocard is faulty. As the second...
  14. D

    [SOLVED] I'm confused please help me..

    I'm currently using 144hz monitor but running at 60hz only. It supports hdmi 1.4, dvi, and displayport but my gpu is 1030 only that supports dvi and hdmi. Is there any cable that can up my monitor display or anything that can help me? Thank you
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    Question HDMI to VGA adapter. Will I have sound?

    I am considering buying a new PC. The GPU is GTX 1650 Super which has HDMI port. On the other hand my monitor only has VGA port. My question is: If I buy a HDMI to VGA adapter (without an audio cable) will I have sound because some adapters comes with audio cable. I don't know what is that...
  16. Vilnius1998

    Question No display output on startup despite windows noises

    For the past couple of weeks ive had to restart my computer multiple times to get the display to show. Now my computer does not show the display at startup at all. I've tried different monitors and no luck. Despite having no display output, windows does output audio and i can hear whenever new...
  17. mvsood

    [SOLVED] Second Monitor Is In Power Savings Mode

    Hello everyone , I have a question regarding a (relatively) old Lenovo Thinkvision monitor that, when turned on, only says 'Power Savings Mode' and then goes to a black screen. This monitor is a second monitor that I am adding to my setup, and the only cables that it can work with are DVI...
  18. G

    [SOLVED] Why is my adapter from HDMI to DVI D not working?

    So I have a monitor flatron l1960tr and it has dvi d and d sub ports and my graphics card is gtx 1650 palit gaming pro and it only has hdmi ports, so I bought an adapter from HDMI to DVI D and my monitor can not detect it, it just says “check signal cable”. Can someone help me please, my...
  19. D

    Question Why is my secondary monitor detected as a TV rather than an analogue display?

    Hi guys, So I'm a bit stumped here. I have a windows XP machine (I know it's outdated but it's a special machine that runs hardware that doesn't run on anything but XP) that was running a passive GT9400. Has two displays connected one to the VGA port and one to the DVI port (although its a...
  20. C

    Question Graphics card with three DVI outputs

    I have a custom built computer that has been in service since 2015. Specs are as follows: MSI Z170A Gaming M3 motherboard Intel i7-6700K 4GHz 8 MB cache, LGA 1151 processor 16 GB (2 x 8GB) Gskill Ripjaws DDR4 RAM MSI Radeon R9 390 Gaming graphics card, 8GB Samsung Syncmaster 930b monitors...
  21. Argo-

    [SOLVED] How could I plug one HDMI montor and a DVI monitor on my GTX 1660s?

    I have an extra monitor laying around that I wanted to use to have something extra to help productivity, but the GTX 1660s only has one hdmi output and three displayport outputs, can I use a hdmi-displayport cable and a dvi-hdmi cable to plug them both or do I need to buy another monitor that...
  22. Kezsora

    [SOLVED] Can't figure out how to get 144hz on my monitor.

    I have a monitor, Acer GN246HL, which can reach 144hz according to the eBay listing. However, the HDMI port won't allow for 144hz so I will have to use a DVI cable instead but my PC only has a DVI in port, not a DVI out port. I don't really know what I'm supposed to do, I'm not particularly...
  23. S

    Question LG monitor stopped switching to HDMI when DVI source is active

    Hi, guys. I have an old LG 23ea63 monitor and I kept both my ps4 hooked up to it via HDMI and my PC - via the DVI port. The monitor has an "input" button to switch between modes, and it worked fine until I gave the console to my friend to play for a few days. I now have it back and hooked it...
  24. T

    Question DVI/DISPLAY PORT @144HZ

    Hey guys, I would like your help regardin the following issue: I have an AMD RADEON RX470 with only 1 DVI Port. So, I bought a new monitor a few weeks ago (AOC C24G1) and it doesn't have any DVI port on it (only HDMI and Displayport). Therefore I cant reach 144 Hz because I'm already using an...
  25. T

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to connect a monitor through USB?

    I have a spare monitor that would be useful for a 3rd monitor, but my laptop only has one display input (HDMI). Do things like this: https://smile.amazon.co.uk/Adapter-Monitor-Converter-Projector-Compatible-Black/dp/B07TC58F34/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&keywords=usb+to+hdmi&qid=1587571525&sr=8-4 work...
  26. bpennock

    Question Monitor flickering after install..

    Hello all, I am fixing a build for a friend and it involved a bios flash and a change of the CMOS battery. He was having issues with the system and asked me to look at it. The bios was out of date and the CMOS had corrosion on it. I did a bios flash it was successful and I put a new CMOS battery...
  27. A

    Question System wide stutter when connecting 2nd display

    Hey all, hope everyone is doing well! I have an old 2nd display i wanted to connect up to my PC it's a 1080p 60hz panel with only VGA and DVI inputs. I have my main monitor (also 1080p 60hz) running off of HDMI from my GTX 980. I though setting up would be as simple as using a VGA cable (I have...
  28. J

    [SOLVED] System not booting up even to BIOS?

    Hello everyone. I am posting here since I've tried almost everything but I can't get my system to boot. I can't even see my BIOS. After I press the power button on my computer it just says ''No signal''. Also I have made sure that the basics are there such as power on and every cable is plugged...
  29. S

    [SOLVED] Black output when I switch display cable

    So I have 2 different workstations. One has a monitor with DVI which works fine, but then when I move it to the other workstation which has HDMI, it doesn't say there's not an output, but it's black. I tried connecting both monitors at the same time, and they both worked, but then I unplugged...
  30. L

    [SOLVED] Problems with dual monitor

    Hi everyone. Thank you for reading this. So today I wanted to try dual monitor setup with Zotac GTX 1050TI as my GPU. The GPU has 3 port, HDMI, DVI-D, and DisplayPort. My main monitor used DVI-D port and it works fine. The problem is, my second monitor is an old model that it ONLY have VGA...
  31. H

    [SOLVED] Monitor support 144hz DVI, my laptop only has HDMI port

    Hello! I have a BenQ Zowie XL2411 monitor, i am stuck at 60hz because 144hz is only supported trough DVI. And i use that screen as a secondary screen to my laptop, and it does not have DVI, only HDMI. And it annoys me that it is not showing 144hz as it should, so my idea would be that i could...
  32. imluckysherman

    [SOLVED] What cable should I get? Is it even possible?

    I'm trying to run my Acer GN246HL monitor at 144hz 1080p. The monitor has a DVI and HDMI only, while my 2080 RTX only has the HDMI and DisplayPort. Is it even possible to have a 144hz since they don't both have either DVI or DP?
  33. SuitoMitarashi

    Question can a thunderbolt 3 to dvi cable be able to display 144hz?

    so i have the Acer GN246HL and a Dell G5 15 5587 and the hdmi port on the monitor only goes up to 60hz and im just wondering if i could buy a thunderbolt 3 to dvi to make my monitor be able to display 144hz?
  34. T

    [SOLVED] How do I get 144hz on my Monitor?

    I have an Acer GN246HL and I just recently got the RTX 2060 (Upgraded from the GTX 1070) on the GTX I used DVI to get 144hz but my RTX doesn't have a DVI port, it has Display Port only. My monitor doesn't take Display port, only HDMI, VGA and DVI so I got a Display port to DVI Cable and my...
  35. B

    [SOLVED] Connecting a second monitor

    So I wanted to connect a second monitor to my PC, I can't use the motherboard hdmi port 'cause my CPU doesn't have integrated graphics. My GPU is a GTX 1050 ti and it only has one HDMI port. And my question is: If I use an adaptor DVI to HDMI would it work without needing to do anything else...
  36. [SOLVED] BIOS showing on wrong monitor ?

    I have IBuyPowerBB930 the graphics card has 3 ports, a DVI, a HDMI, and a DisplayPort I am using all 3 ports for monitors, I want the bios to show up on the DisplayPort but it only shows up on the HDMI, the motherboard is a ASUS you can view my PC's info here (https://urlzs.com/iZh7h) or look...
  37. G

    [SOLVED] Can I connect an old monitor to a new GPU?

    Ok so I am building a gaming pc and I already have an old monitor. The monitor outputs are VGA and DVI-I. I am planning on buying an rx570, rx580 or gtx1660ti for the gpu. The gpu's as far as I know have HDMI, displayports and DVI-D display outputs. Is it possible to use that monitor with an...
  38. taimoorbaig382

    [SOLVED] Which Display Connector/Converter Should I Buy?

    Hello. I just bought a MSI RX 580 8GB Armor. But my LED's Display Cord requires a DVI Port... So i was looking for a connector/converter. So a HDMI to DVI would be fine right? Or DVI to HDMI.. Maybe?? I don't know what to call it. Sorry for bad English.. So can you guys search Daraz.pk for...
  39. S

    Question HDMI tO DVI-D resolution issue

    i am using HDMI to DVI adapter for monitor, i need 1152x800 resolution. But i used to get this resolution when i use using VGA cable. (AMD catalyst )
  40. T

    [SOLVED] Monitor doesnt work without HDMI

    So, my motherboard recently died so i bought new one. My dedicated GPU wouldnt work after that or i though so. I got new monitor and keep rock on my integrated GPU. I decided to try plug again my dedicated GPU and my everything was ok. Since it is 144hz i unplug my HDMI and I plug in vga with...