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Old December 31, 2012, 05:07 AM
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Originally Posted by JD View Post
I'm not sure about that. I thought GPU's in the old-days had specific support for VGA to S-Video adapters? I believe the same was the case with VGA to Component.

I mean there's no harm in trying since it's a $2 cable, but just don't be disappointed if it doesn't work.

I suspect you'll need something like this: Buy the Sabrent HDMI to Composite/S-Video Converter at (not saying this is the cheapest/best, was just the first one I found)
That's my understanding as well, it was proprietary on the VGA ports and probably not something they've carried forward to the DVI pinouts.
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