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I'm getting a 360 sunday and i got a VGA cable for it, how do I get the sound working for it? It has the Xbox vga end and then on the other side, it has the vga for the monitor and 2 jacks for audio...where do they go?
 
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run ur sound thru your computer so it comes out your comp speakers thats what I did
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I don't understand how if I run the 360 to the monitor, sound comes from the PC
 
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Do you have HDMI on the monitor? If so run HDMI chord to monitor and use adapter that comes with x360 to run audio to surround sound system.

EDIT: is this your sig rig monitor? if so, definitely no HDMI.....
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3.5 Female Jack Converter

You will need one of them - plug the red and white plugs into that, then plug the 3.5 end into your blue / line in socket on your computer to be able to use with your speakers...hope that helps


EDIT: Just realised you said monitor....DOH..sorry
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Well no duh...it's a CRT...i'm getting a 22" ViewSonic 1080P monitor as well...It doesn't have HDMI...So am I stuck with no sound? the monitor has internal speakers...
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post #7 of 9
Get this.

http://www.provantage.com/logitech-9...3~7LGTC96V.htm

Then connect the white and red RCA cables to it. After that hook up your speakers.
    
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post #8 of 9
In my case, my Z-2300's came with a red/white to 3.5mm adapter, so I plug the audio cables coming right from the 360 into my speakers, but you can also use the adapter shown above that comes with the VGA cable and plug that into the audio in jack on your computer and the sound will route through your computer to your speakers.
    
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check out my thread, it talks about how to get audio through your computer speakers. its in my sig. But yeah its basically some of the ideas above.
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