[olug] Video output plug question and other questions
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Thu Jun 16 04:11:10 UTC 2011
We use them at work on all our agents PCs. The card is probably an ati
3400. Sam is right about needing a cable to split it. It can be dual dvi
or vga. Can't remember what the male piece is called. If I think of it I
will let ya know. Be careful plugging in the cable. The bottom corner pins
have a habit of bending and turning one of the screens green or pink
depending on the corner.
On Jun 15, 2011 10:25 PM, "Sam Tetherow" <tetherow at shwisp.net> wrote:
Does the onboard chip have a heat sink on it? You might be able to place a
small vidchip fan on it to help cool it, but that may only be a stopgap if
the heat sink isn't keeping up the overheating may be symptomatic of another
I have seen the vid cables without the spade pins in the mac world. Have
you looked up the vid card online? I think I have a dual head adapter cable
that looks like a dvi cable without spade bits splitting into two dvi ends.
On 06/15/2011 09:14 PM, Thomas D. Williamson wrote:
> I picked up a Dell computer that has a vid...
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