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Vga Or Dvi To Connect To Computer ?


Vga or dvi to connect to computer? So i got a new monitor that allows me to connect with a vga, dvi, and hdmi. I am planning to use the hdmi port for my xbox 360. Should i connect the pc with the vga or dvi port?

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http://www.Tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/search.asp?Keywords=vga+converter

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http://en. Wikipedia.org/wiki/s-video

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http://www.Tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/item-details.asp?Edpno=5746524&catid=3667

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