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    I have had a quick search and the only think I can seem to find is the Xbox 360 adapter which doesn't look like it would work.

    So could someone point me towards the right one at a reasonable price then please.

    The laptop is a Toshiba, and doesn't have a HD port :emo:
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    Wait, you mean HDMI?
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      Don't think you can, as HDMI is part of the DVI family.
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      VGA to DVI, dont think their is a VGA to HDMI, every modern TV has a dvi port, or just use VGA to VGA if you have a vga port on your tv.
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      Yes I meant HDMi port on a HDTV :rofl::facepalm2:
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      VGA -> DVI adapter, then DVI - > HDMI. Can pick up the barrel (VGA-DVI online for a couple of quid, then a fiver maybe for the DVI -> HDMI lead. Just make sure you get your genders right.
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      (Original post by rmhumphries)
      VGA -> DVI adapter, then DVI - > HDMI. Can pick up the barrel (VGA-DVI online for a couple of quid, then a fiver maybe for the DVI -> HDMI lead. Just make sure you get your genders right.
      Shall do :yy:

      Would most laptops have a DVI port so I can do it direct? Or is a VGA > DVI > HDMI system the norm?
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      you'll have to do the audio separately, unless your ok through laptop speakers
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      Hmmm I'll have to ask the guy about it as it is for him and not me. I just bought a laptop with a HDMi port to save any messing :teehee:
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      (Original post by meskell)
      Shall do :yy:

      Would most laptops have a DVI port so I can do it direct? Or is a VGA > DVI > HDMI system the norm?
      If the laptop had a DVI port, you would just need the wire, aye - but VGA on laptops is more common.
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      (Original post by rmhumphries)
      VGA -> DVI adapter, then DVI - > HDMI. Can pick up the barrel (VGA-DVI online for a couple of quid, then a fiver maybe for the DVI -> HDMI lead. Just make sure you get your genders right.
      I don't think this'll work with passive adapters. DVI can carry an analogue signal, so DVI->VGA is fine, but HDMI is purely digital, so VGA->HDMI won't work... the fact that it's possible to connect the wires up is an unfortunate consequence of DVI being able to carry the same signal as both HDMI (minus audio) and VGA.
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      (Original post by rmhumphries)
      VGA -> DVI adapter, then DVI - > HDMI. Can pick up the barrel (VGA-DVI online for a couple of quid, then a fiver maybe for the DVI -> HDMI lead. Just make sure you get your genders right.
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      I don't think this'll work with passive adapters. DVI can carry an analogue signal, so DVI->VGA is fine, but HDMI is purely digital, so VGA->HDMI won't work... the fact that it's possible to connect the wires up is an unfortunate consequence of DVI being able to carry the same signal as both HDMI (minus audio) and VGA.
      I was thinking exactly the same thing. VGA -> DVI uses DVI-A (analogue), DVI->HDMI uses DVI-D (Digital)

      Devices that have DVI sockets on them usually use DVD-I which supports DVI-A and DVI-D however the passive adapters are unlikely to do what you want.

      The best bet is to see if either the HD Monitor supports a VGI input or the laptop has a DVI output (rather than VGA)
     
     
     
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