How to connect monitors via hdmi splitter Tags: Connection How To Monitors HDMI Windows 7 Last response: February 8, 2013 1:43 AM in Windows 7 Share grandmattyp January 29, 2013 2:28:22 PM Hello, I have an HDMI splitter, but the computer (Windows 7) won't recognize that a monitor is connected. What am I missing? More about : connect monitors hdmi splitter hang-the-9 a b C Monitor a b $ Windows 7 January 31, 2013 2:42:12 PM Could be a bad splitter, does it work without the splitter? johnashdown123 February 1, 2013 3:13:17 AM You need to use an active splitter that supports HDCP and EDID. You can't use passive adapters as they don't work. I have used KVMSwitchTech's active HDMI Splitter products in the past and they work well. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer grandmattyp February 8, 2013 1:43:55 AM Ok. Got it. I'll go through the shenanigans to get through this week, and try the active splitter. Thanks. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHdmi splitter causes red lines on screen ? ForumHDMI Splitter to 2 Devices: HDMI Projector/DVI Monitor - Audio Problem ForumHDMI Splitter how to installation projector ForumHDMI Splitter Issue ForumHow to setup graphics card for HDMI sound splitter ForumHDMI and Optical Splitter for digital headphones ForumPC to 720p HDTV via HDMI - Green contours on fleshtones?? ForumHow to connect 2.1 speaker system to htpc via hdmi ForumCan a HDMI splitter run dual monitors ? ForumNo Graphics Card. Want to connect only monitor via HDMI ForumCan't Connect my Lenovo Computer to TV via HDMI ForumHow to I connect PC to a HDMI monitor to HDMI TV? ForumMy Tv won't recognize my computer when connected via HDMI ForumDual Monitors via VGA and/or HDMI ForumUsing a splitter cable for dual monitor set up ForumHdmi splitter = quality loss ? ForumHDMI splitter @ LCD TV+Projector: strange problem since Win7/8 update ForumWhy did Bill Gates invent Windows? ForumHow can I eliminate error code 0x80070057? ForumHow to change 32-bit to 64-bit in windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !