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Okay. So, my video card has a DVI-I plug-ins, like this.

But.. I have an adapter that looks like this, except with the four thingies on either side of that slit, and instead of heaving two rows of 9, it has 1 row of 9 on the left, and one row of four on the far right. (Don't know the name.) Would it damage or harm my card in any way to plug in the adapter to it?

(It's from VGA to DVI adapter)
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No, I dunno? Give it a shot and see what happens, this is ocn after all

Seriously though I don't think you will screw anything up
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You should be fine. I think video cards have a DVI-D output, where most of the cables are a different kind of DVI. I think the cable that you described is DVI-A, which stand for analog. You should be fine.
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