Jump to content
  • 0
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

VGA to HDMI - No Signal

Question

Posted

I've got a TV to hook up to a computer but it has no VGA port so i bought a VGA to HDMI converter but can't get any signal.

 

This is what i've bought: http://www.misco.co.uk/productinfo/productinfo?productCode=200981&affiliate=GooglePLA&cm_mmc=google-_-Product_PlusBox-_-cables-_-200981&catargetid=530001250000128925&cadevice=c&cagpspn=pla&gclid=CP2PiZLu8rkCFTLMtAodgToAVg

 

I have tried various resolutions and enabled 1080p PAL in adobe catalyst software but getting nothing at all.

 

Not really sure what to try now, any ideas?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

8 answers to this question

  • 0

Posted

I can't imagine that working, you get DVI to VGA connectors because there are VGA pins present on DVI ports, but as far as I know, HDMI does not have such pins.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

Are you going from HDMI TV to VGA on the PC? If so that won't work.

 

HDMI out on PC to VGA Monitor is what this adapter is designed for.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

Yep, as above, that adapter will only go from HDMI -> VGA. To go from VGA -> HDMI you will need an analogue -> digital converter.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

yes

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

Installed and working  (Y)  thanks guys.

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

How's the quality? What resolution?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 0

Posted

How's the quality? What resolution?

 

Hard to say because the quality was already below average, it runs through various components and lots of cables (the computer it's connected to is about 50 metres away).. but works fine for what we need it to do. I wouldn't say the quality was any worse.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.