HDMI to VGA Tags: Laptops TV VGA HDMI Last response: October 13, 2012 6:01 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share sudhanvag October 13, 2012 4:33:10 PM Hello, I bought a HDMI-VGA cable to connect my Laptop to my LCD tv. But when I select input as HDMI in my tv it says No Signal. Laptop is showing no sign of anything. Please help! More about : hdmi vga noidea_77 a b D Laptop a b x TV October 13, 2012 4:42:52 PM It's a HDMI-to-VGA-cable, not a VGA-to-HDMI-cable! It converts the digital HDMI signal to the analog VGA signal, but not the other way round and i have never seen a cable that does it like you need it. m 0 l benjiboy180 October 13, 2012 5:54:57 PM The way in which the data is transferred in HDMI vs VGA is different enough that you would need an actual powered transfer box to be able to make that transition. I made the same mistake once too. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dingo07 a b D Laptop October 13, 2012 6:01:48 PM you need something like this - http://www.gefen.com/kvm/dproduct.jsp?prod_id=9892 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedXbox 360 E HDMI to VGA adapter Forum SolvedDVI VGA instead og HDMI Forum Solved1x HDMI laptop port to 1 x HDMI 1x VGA monitor Forum SolvedIs it ok to output VGA and HDMI at the same time, with slightly different resolutions? Forum SolvedWhy cant I see the Bios through HDMI output of my video card, just VGA Forum SolvedVGA to DVI/HDMI adapters don't work Forum SolvedInstalled New Motherboard, HDMI/VGA/DVI Doesn't Work Forum SolvedHDMI to VGA Cable Forum SolvedHDMI output and VGA output arnt working on my MSI Z87-G45 GAMING motherboard Forum SolvedMonitor :- my 21.5'' monitor has a vga and 2 hdmi ports available but no dvi ports. Forum SolvedVGA looks better than HDMI Forum SolvedVGA to HDMI converter box Forum SolvedTriple monitoring VGA + VGA + HDMI on GTX 680 Forum SolvedCan I connect my old PC to new Sony Bravia TV (KDL-50W685A) using VGA to HDMI cable Forum SolvedI need a Displayport/HDMI to VGA cable. Forum SolvedTrying to run 3 monitors simultaneously, one HDMI, the other two VGA Forum SolvedHDMI and VGA on Video Card to Projector Forum SolvedCan a graphics card with 2 DVI-D Dual-Link's 1 HDMI and 1 VGA? Forum SolvedHDMI Concerns over VGA Forum SolvedCan i use a vga to hdmi cable to setup my Aver media live gamer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !