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This is probably a silly question but I just want to make sure the semantics don't get me burned. I'm trying to convert HDMI to displayport so I can plug my Xbox into my Dell U2311h. (I know there will be no audio.) This cable is labeled as DisplayPort to HDMI. Will it work in the HDMI to DisplayPort direction?

http://www.monoprice.com/Product?c_id=102&cp_id=10246&cs_id=1024603&p_id=9476&seq=1&format=2
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Hi,

I believe you are looking for this. http://www.amazon.com/Cable-Matters-Gold-Plated-DisplayPort/dp/B004C9P9TM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1421032120&sr=8-1&keywords=hdmi+to+displayport#Ask

the link you provided is mini displayport to hdmi. The dell monitor has no such input.
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Good catch. I skipped over the "mini" part.

Anyways, I'm going a bit of a distance for my dorm room so I'll pick up the 15 foot version. Thanks for the help!

http://www.amazon.com/Cable-Matters-Gold-Plated-DisplayPort/dp/B004C9QSU6/ref=sr_1_12?ie=UTF8&qid=1421032891&sr=8-12&keywords=hdmi+to+displayport
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