HDMI to VGA or DVI

Hello,
I am attempting to use two monitors, one has only VGA port and the other has a VGA and DVI port. Neither monitor has HDMI. Computer has one VGA output and one HDMI. Do I need a "converter" or will a cable that adapts HDMI to VGA work?
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  1. Connect Vga to vga, and then use adapter to plug hdmi from computer to dvi on second monitor like this
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812576006
  2. Since you can connect the monitor with the vga to vga that you have then you need a hdmi to dvi cable for the other , there are adaptors that are hdmi to dvi and you can plug in to a hdmi port and then plug in a dvi cable. Something like this would work.

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812105832
  3. Thanks guys for the quick responses. What I am trying to decide is whether I can just use a cable that takes me from HDMI to VGA or DVI OR whether I need a actual 'CONVERTER". The cables are cheap -- the converters are a bit more costly.
  4. just get what ever cheaper, i would advise just cable if don't got other cable+adapter since they introduce extra connection witch is newer good,
    dvi and hdmi is pretty much same technology with different plug no need for converter its just plug
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