Forum discussion tagged with DVI.
  1. O

    Question My monitor isn’t showing display

    I got a used pc from my friend and when I plugged my DVI to my pc and it doesn’t show any display, none of the mobo lights are on which means it’s running good then I plugged my pc to our tv with an hdmi cable and it worked so now im confused idk what to do. Keep in mind the cable is working I...
  2. durableCraft

    Question Monitor doesn't work when plugged into KVM Switch using DisplayPort to DVI adapter

    I have to Apple Cinema Displays, with each one DVI-D input. Because I need to use two Computers with these Monitors, I bought a KVM Switch. It has one HDMI in and output and one DisplayPort in and output. The Problem is, that only one of the two Screens are working. Here is how it is set up...
  3. Wiry6215

    Question Weird on off flickering for 2 Mins after windows 11 startup on a hdmi screen only RTX 2070 Super

    Hey, i´ve got a weird on off flickering for 6:30 Mins after windows 11 startup on a hdmi screen only RTX 2070 Super. (the left screen is HDMI to HDMI) (and the right screen Displayport to HDMI adapter to DVI which does not have this problem) I tried to change the hdmi cable an connector...
  4. R

    Question DVI artifacting weird colors

    This morning I woke up and turned my PC on... To my surprise, my monitor was displaying this weird color lines... basically mimicked artifacting... I thought that it was my GPU but when my foot accidentally hit my table, everything returned to normal. I then got the idea that it might be a...
  5. K

    Question PC wont run over 60hz with Display port cable

    Hi guys, so i bought Iiyama G-MASTER GB2470HSU 165hz 1080p and within the box i got HDMI cable and DP cable. I tried DP cable and i cant change my refresh rate over 60 hz, i do have options but as soon as i click apply monitor goes black and message appear "no signal, monitor is going in sleep...
  6. blue_rays

    Question Using Mainboard Graphics' Port Instead of the VGA Ports. Does it affect performance?

    CPU: i7-3770K Mobo: Asus P8Z77-V VGA: GTX 950 (Gigabyte W2F OC) I have a monitor with D-Sub but my VGA doesn't have this port. I've connected my VGA to the monitor using a DVI to D-Sub Adapter. As there is an D-Sub port on my mainboard, I was wondering if I could use it to connect to my...
  7. xXMrBigganXx

    Question 144hz using a DVI to Display Port adapter

    Hi all, Just upgraded my card to a 2070 Super. My previous card was a 970 which on the back of the card had hdmi and dvi ports. I was using my two monitors one of them being hdmi and a 60hz monitor and the other being a 144hz monitor which i was using a dvi cable for to go directly into the back...
  8. A

    Question Intel 400 and 500 Series Mobos Incompatible With DVI Output Or Buggy UEFI?

    MSI B560M-A PRO, AMD Radeon RX 550 640SP, Intel Core i3-10105F CPU. Noticed that If I use the DVI-D cable, the motherboard will sometimes refuse to POST. VGA LED turns solid white. If I do get a video output through DVI, the motherboard takes frighteningly longer to POST. However, if I switch...
  9. G

    Question Can't see BIOS through HDMI output on GTX 1050TI

    I have two monitors connected to the graphics card: one on the DVI-D port and the other on the HDMI port. I can only see BIOS setup through the DVI-D one. Any hints? NVidia GeForce GTX 1050TI Ryzen 7 5800X Gigabyte B550M Aorus Elite CSM Enabled Tested "PCI devices Boot Configuration" on UEFI...
  10. P

    Question Cannot get video signal from old PC

    I've acquired an old PC system that I know little or nothing about. It powers up okay, and the BIOS gives a single beep. I've been through the sticky at the start of this forum. I've connected two separate working monitors to the two DVI ports on the graphics card. In one case, I used a DVI...
  11. S

    Question monitor randomly loses signal in windows not in linux

    I have my monitor connected via HDMI(MB) to DVI in the monitor, processor is A10-7700. On linux I dont have any issues, in windows same configuration, the screen go blank for a couple of seconds and come back to normal. Looks like a driver issue on windows, windows and linux use the latest...
  12. AMGTony

    Question 2nd Monitor Won't Display Signal (Details below)

    Hello! I recently got an old monitor from a friend, a Dell E2311H, I'm using it through a DVI to Display Port cable into the GPU (Palit RTX2060 Super JS), but it doesn't get detected. I've checked windows, Nvidia Control Panel, and nothing, no sign what so ever. The weird thing is, when I...
  13. heightdown

    Question HDMI monitor into DVI port

    Hello. I have a monitor with a HDMI output, but my video card (GT 630) only has a DVI-I port available. Would using a simple HDMI to DVI-D cable work? Or it has to be a HDMI to DVI-I cable? Thank you!
  14. ryler22

    [SOLVED] VGA to HDMI vs DVI to HDMI adapter

    Would a DVI cable connected to a DVI to HDMI adapter give you better picture quality than a VGA cable connected to a VGA to HDMI adapter? or would the quality nearly be the same?
  15. Verybusy44

    [SOLVED] motherboard DVI port not working

    z390 a pro, 3060ti I have a second monitor with dvi cable, and just found out 3060ti doesnt have dvi port. The motherboard apparently has the dvi port, but somehow it doesnt detect the machine. What should i do except buying another monitor with hdmi?
  16. Ragnorian

    Question Gpu BSOD errors

    Have spent the last 3-4 days troubleshooting this error and haven’t gotten very far. SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED nvlddmkm.sys Blue screen error upon plugging monitors into gpu, gpu not recognized by BIOS, device manager, unable to install drivers, or they aren’t recognized if they are...
  17. TyggerBob

    Question GA502DU-PB73 Asus Zephyrus

    So.. I have an Asus Zephyrus GA502DU-PB73 which apparently has USB 3.1 on it's USB C port. I am attempting to connect a third monitor using a USB-C to DVI adapter (a Samsung SME2020, which works fine using DVI from another machine) The laptop has a AMD Ryzen 7 3750H with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx...
  18. Chamuth

    Question DVI-D (24+1) to HDMI Monitor

    Hello, I'm trying to connect my 2nd monitor which supports HDMI/VGA to my GPU which only has a DVI-D (24+1) port remaining. I tried using a DVI-D to HDMI adapter (two of them actually) it doesn't seem to be working. My CPU is Core i5 11400F it doesn't have an integrated graphics, so using HDMI...
  19. Chris_264

    [SOLVED] Use one GPU to display the signal from my other GPU?

    I have an issue. My monitor is old enough that it doesn't have displayport, but only DVI. My 2070 however doesn't support DVI, and I can't exactly get an adapter that supports 144hz. Can I potentially daisychain the cards so I can use the outputs on the 1070, but use my 2070 for gaming? How...
  20. Z

    [SOLVED] Dual monitor, will using DVI instead of VGA fix DRM issue

    I have GA-H81M-S gigabyte motherboard, i5-4460, Corsair VS650, Gigabyte nVidia GT 740 graphics card and two 8GB HyperX HX318C10F/8 memory stick. I have dual monitor setup (both LG 22MP68VQ), connected over HDMI and VGA. Problem is when I try to watch DRM protected content on let's say on...
  21. D

    [SOLVED] 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...
  22. N

    [SOLVED] 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...
  23. 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
  24. S

    [SOLVED] 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...
  25. 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"...
  26. 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?
  27. 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...
  28. H

    [SOLVED] 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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 :) !
  32. 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...
  33. 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
  34. E

    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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. A

    [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...