DVI-VGA vs. VGA-VGA Tags: Flat Panel Monitors DVI VGA Peripherals Last response: January 25, 2013 2:10 AM in Computer Peripherals Share ROUGHRIDER13 January 23, 2013 11:20:58 PM My monitor has VGA and DVI-D. My motherboard has VGA and HDMI. How do I get DVI to work? Do I have to get a converter or can I just use a DVI to VGA cable? More about : dvi vga vga vga kenrivers January 24, 2013 2:57:26 AM You can get adapters like these: http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/598517-REG/Gefen_... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you can find a DVI-D to VGA then use it but make sure it is DVI-D and not DVI-A or DVI-I. m 0 l inzone January 24, 2013 8:36:32 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I would go with a DVI-D to HDMI adapter or a DVI-D to HDMI cable. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kenrivers January 25, 2013 2:10:31 AM inzone's suggestion is much better than mine. With the DVD-D to HDMI you will get a better picture on the screen. VGA would be a step down. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Difference between Dvi-Vga adapter vs Dvi-vga cable Forum Wavy Signal Noise DVI-VGA signal and IPS vs TN Panel Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !