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Would this be good to use? I'm getting sick and tired of using the dvi to vga adapter to use a vga cable cause every now and then the weight makes the adapter come out (i always have had issues with the little screw in things coming out and the way the adapter was made its impossible to screw in the thing anyway) would a dvi-hdmi cable solve this issue?


and vizio says that the tv is capable of 1920x1080 which im guessing is with hdmi? would the cable transmit sound like a normal hdmi cable would?
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Your video card came with a DVI-HDMI adapter. Use that to transmit video and sound. Just get a HDMI cable now.
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Yep, in control pannel>sound you should have an option for ATI HDMI or similar which will become available when you use the adapter and a HDMI cable, just set that to default.
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Your video card came with a DVI-HDMI adapter. Use that to transmit video and sound. Just get a HDMI cable now.
oddly it didnt, only came with dvi to vga O_o and the s-video adapter
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oddly it didnt, only came with dvi to vga O_o and the s-video adapter

Is this it?

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nope its the other cooler



had everything sans bridge and dvi to hdmi
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I'm not sure if all DVI-to-HDMI have the same pinouts.

DVI to HDMI audio support was not part of the original DVI specs. ATI invented that feature.
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hmm so would a dvi-hdmi adapter from newegg do it?
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post #9 of 15
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hmm so would a dvi-hdmi adapter from newegg do it?
Don't do that just go to www.monoprice.com and get a dvi to hdmi cord. I bought one last week for $5 shipped for a 6ft cord
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well would the dvi to hdmi transmit audio or just sound?
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