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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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?
  4. 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?
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. [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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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 )
  11. 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...
  12. J

    [SOLVED] Can a MSI B350M Bazooka MOBO run an ASUS VG248QE at 144hz with an HDMI cable that supports up to 600hz?

    So right now, I’m running my computer on a 60hz Samsung monitor and I’m looking to upgrade to a 144hz monitor, specifically the ASUS VG248QE that someone is selling locally for $160. He wasn’t able to find the DVI cable that initially came with it, but offered an HDMI cable that supports up to...
  13. A

    Question dvi interfering with internet speeds

    A few days ago, I got a new monitor off of my brother (acer v233h). it uses an no HDMI and only vga or dvi. Dvi was the only option that I could use with my graphics card. a few days in and I realise how trash my internet has been since the change, so I ran a few tests. The results were that the...
  14. C

    Question Can all DVI-D dual link cables do 144hz.

    I have a new 1920x1080 monitor with 144 Hz, but I can't access the 144 Hz because my pc doesnt have a Displayport socket. I've heard adapters can't do 144 hz (atleast not the ones at a considerable price)and so my final solution is a DVI-D dual link cable. That brings me to my question- Can I...
  15. C

    Question Can "displayport to HDMI/VGA/DVI" adapters do 144hz?

    I just bought a new "ZOWIE XL2411P / 24" / 144Hz / 1920x1080 / 1ms / Vesa" monitor and it came with some kind of display port cable that is the same on both sides. However, it turned out that my PC only has HDMI, DVI and VGA ports. Currently I am using my old DVI cable. What should I do...
  16. R

    [SOLVED] GPU to BenQ monitor dilemma!

    I currently have a GTX 960 and I'm looking to build a new pc with a Ryzen 5 3600 CPU. However I use a BenQXL2411 monitor which only runs on 60Hz through HDMI but full 144Hz through DVI. Option 1: Buy an RTX 2060 super card with a DVI port and keep my current monitor to save a ton of hassle...
  17. R

    Question RX 5700XT compatibility with BenQXL2411 144hz monitor

    I currently use an MSI GTX 960 which uses DVI to run at 144hz. But the RX 5700XT has 3 display ports and 1 HDMI port. The HDMI on my BenQ monitor won't support 144hz. Do I have any solutions like an adapter to run at 144hz or is a new monitor my only solution? Looking to run at 1080p.
  18. K

    Question Dual Monitor Setup

    I'm wondering if it's possible to use both monitors into one. Like watching netflix on both display combined(stretched from one side to the other). One of my monitors is connect through HDMI and the other is through a display port.
  19. S

    Question DVI I to VGA not working fine

    I recently got one of these adapters I found for around 200 pesos argentinos, something like 4.5 U$ dollars cause I have been using another adapter from my cousin, he started asking when I was going to return it to him so I said well, let me get another one and I will give it to you, bought one...
  20. xqcRage


    I recently bought the nzxt starter pc and i have an asus vg248qe and when i plug in the dvi port it says no signal. but when i plug in an hdmi cable into the gpu it works fine. i want to play at 144hz but with hdmi it limits me to 60 please help me i am new to this pc stuff lol. (there is noi...
  21. S

    Question dvi to vga not working

    I have AMD 7500 graphics card which has an only DVI port. While my monitor has an only VGA port. So I bought DVI to VGA converter and connected that with my graphics card. It worked but I got a few problems. My Display brightness option is gone. I can't change my display brightness. When I...
  22. B

    Question Dual monitors not working lately...

    So I recently invested in a virtual reality headset and everything was going great. My system specs were: 2 x Nvidia 980 SC EVGA SuperNOVA 750W G2 PSU Intel i7 6700K 4 x 4 GB RAM DDR4 Dual monitors (HDMI, DVI) VR Headset (DisplayPort) I often let my computer go to sleep rather than shutting...
  23. S

    Question PC freezes for 4 seconds, shuts off, restarts, and shows no display

    So I bought a new gigabyte G1 Geforce GTX 1060 6gb graphics card, and recently problems have started occuring. First of all, when I boot my pc after it turns off, there is no display, and I have to unplug and replug my dvi cable back into the gpu for it to turn on ( ive tried other cables but to...
  24. webberjo

    Question Why does my monitor say "No Signal"/"Cable Not Connected" when using a DisplayPort to DVI adapter?

    OS: Windows 10 Home (x64) GPU: GTX 1660 Ti (has three DisplayPort 1.4 ports) Monitor: Acer SA270 (has a single DVI-D Dual Link port) Adapter: Topwin DP to DVI Male to Female Adapter Cable (male DP to female DVI-I Dual Link) DVI Cables: DVI-D Single Link/DVI-D Dual Link When using a DVI-D Single...
  25. X

    Question Is it worth it to buy a GTX 1060 if my monitor only works on DVI-D

    Hello :) I have a monitor which has some ports like HDMI and stuff.. but the HDMI port doesn't work. Only my DVI port works.. I cannot buy the new GPU's as they don't have the option for DVI as far as I know.. So my question is, is it worth it to buy the GTX 1060? They are about the same price...
  26. L

    Question Using 144hz monitor 1ms refresh rate on a LAPTOP with gtx 1060 3go

    Hi, i'm a bit frustrated today because i'm struggling with the connections between my computer and the ASUS vg248qe that i just bought. My problem is that i can't use 144hz on my pc. I dont know what connections are required. My laptop has only an hdmi port and that's it while the monitor has 2...
  27. W

    Question What kind of Display adapter do I need?

    So I have two monitors. The primary one is connected via HDMI. The secondary monitor (not connected yet) only allows HDMI and VGA. I can't use HDMI on the secondary monitor because my GPU (GTX 1050) only has 1 HDMI slot. But I also can't use the VGA connection as the GPU also doesn't have a...
  28. O

    Question 1x HDMI cable and 2x HDMI to DVI adapter, would it work?

    i have a P2414P monitor that has 1x VGA 1x DVI and 1x Diplay port my gpu is an RX570 with one single DVI output now i'm just lacking the DVI cable i'm kinda fed up going through my local pc parts stores which only has general items, i can't even find a DVI-D cable, and i don't really have the...
  29. samajdar.inderjeet

    Question Need help with AMD Radeon R9 290X Card

    Hi everyone, Have followed this site for a long time but this is going to be my first post. So I have a custom built rig built 4 and a half years ago. I am a 3D/Graphic Designer and use 3d/2d softwares and also some casual gaming. My graphic card is a AMD Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Tri-X OC...
  30. G

    Question Problems connecting Acer GN264HL to Nvidia Rtx 2070

    Hi to everyone, It's my first time posting, so nice to meet you :) Recently I bought a new GPU: Nvidia Rtx 2070. I would like to connect it to my current monitor and get 144Mhz. The problem is that I couldn't choose that option on my config, it was limited to 60Mhz. Porblem? Nvidia 2070...
  31. EllwoodJT

    Question M5a97 r2.0 compatibility and dual dvi graphics card.

    Hi New to the Forum so thank you for letting me in! Far from an expert with up to date computers, maybe I could have tackled this in the 90s or 2000s as it all seemed simpler then. However now I just don't know where to go next. I have a gaming pc (I'm not a gamer) because I wanted something...
  32. A

    Question PC not detecting my 2 monitors due to weird stuff happening

    Hello everyone, I don't know if this is the right category for this kind of question but I'll try. So, this is my problem: sometimes, when I turn on my PC, it looks like my PC doesn't detect the monitors. The first this happened, was in a period in which I used to unplug one monitor and plug...
  33. J


    This problem first occurred after cleaning the GPU and reapplying thermal paste (did the line method). I installed my gpu on the pcie slot and installed it fine and proper. I plugged in the pcie plugs from the power supply to my GTX 970 evga ssc. I booted up windows and went to the desktop. The...
  34. PCN00B123

    Question How do I use RTX 260 without a DP port

    I've bought an RTX 2060 but my BenQ ZOWIE XL2411 144hz monitor doesn't have a DP port. What can I do? I do not have a lot of money left to spend.
  35. R

    Question Display port to DVI issue.

    Hi, i have a problem while connecting my new pc to my old monitor. Im using a dp to dvi cable adapter where the dp is connected to the gpu and the dv to the monitor. Before installing the gpu driver, windows shows up at a 800x600 screen , when installed the screen goes black. Any help? Also my...
  36. F

    Question Geforce 650Ti VGA better than DVI?

    I decided to benchmark my 650 and I found that the performance was much better with VGA than with DVI. I don't understand this, as I thought that DVI was a higher performance connection, and I use two monitors, so I need two connections. I used Benchmark Heaven and on VGA I got Frames=34 and...
  37. C

    Question I Am Having Trouble Using Two Monitors With Two GPUs

    I have a reasonably powerful setup. I just got a 2070 gpu and want to use it as well as my 1060. I have them both installed and have each attached to one monitor. The 1060 is attached to my lower res monitor for looking at basic stuff and my 2070 is attached to my 1080p monitor but only the...
  38. H

    Question 3 120mm or 2 140mm

    Any difference besides airflow and price? Pros and cons?
  39. F

    Question Constant BSOD even after clean install & switching to original ssd

    I've had the Overpowered OP-1 branded, tongfang GK5CN5Z laptop for a few months and have recently begun getting constant BSODs. The first crash happened while gaming without any noteworthy driver updates being done and these crashes have consistently continued as soon as the AC adapter is...
  40. D

    Question Scratch on back of motherboard.

    View: https://imgur.com/a/7vUmf7c Hey all, I was recently installing my new mobo and had to move it a little due to alignment, but I didn't notice the middle standoff sticking out. Will it cause problem if I run this PC with that scratch?