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A VGA to RCA cable allows a user to hook one electronic device to another. It can be used to hook a gaming system like an Xbox or Wii or a DVD player to a TV.


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You will have to get a VGA and RCA cable. You can connect the VGA cable from your laptop to a VGA/RCA adapter, and the RCA from the adapter to the projector.

Most of the time a VGA to RCA conversion will require an active converter - they are readily available online. Usually they are called PC to TV (verify that the PC to TV you find has VGA on one side and RCA on the other, but this is usually the case).

If you have a VGA to RCA cable it probably isn't going to work - what you really need is a VGA to RCA converter - these have an active chip built in that will make this conversion. The only way a conversion would work is if you have a special port on your computer that does output TV out (these are almost unheard of).

Yes you can, you would need to buy a VGA to RCA converter, or Component to RCA or just a regular VGA cable for your PS3 and viola :)

First off, RCA can do two different types of video signal: composite (the standard definition yellow RCA) and component (the high definition 3 x RCA colored red, green, and blue). Both of these are totally foreign to VGA and needs an active converter (as opposed to just a simple VGA to RCA cable of which there are many - These will work only if the VGA port outputs a signal compatible with component, or if a component port accepts VGA signals which is less than 1% of the VGA to RCA cases). There is a converter for VGA to RCA (composite) that will cost around $30, and a converter for VGA to RCA (component) that will cost anywhere between $50 and $200 (depending on if you want scaling, which will smartly change the resolution to fit your TV's settings).

A PTC VGA to S-Video/RCA (Composite) Adapter Cable is what you need.

Get a VGA to RCA converter (or cable). They can be found for under 35 dollars (You can actually get this cord from wholesalers for under 5 bucks at Search 'VGA to RCA converter'.

If your TV had a VGA port you can connect it by using a VGA cord "standard monitor cable". If not you can use an S-video cable to RCA. Both of these methods do not do sound, you will need an audio cable for that.

You can!!! I've got it working at home. If you search for compatible HDMI to VGA cables, make sure you get one that has the 2 RCA Audio jacks. Don't just buy the HDMI to VGA cable :)

The purpose of a VGA cable system is to use one computer and display it on multiple monitors. This is extremely useful for streaming movies, or watching live shows when a lot of people want to watch something.

To watch Internet TV on your home television from your computer, requires a vga to rca adapter. The VGA end of the adapter plugs into the VGA port of your computer. The RCA end of the adapter plugs into the RCA converter on your home television. The RCA converter carries the signal to the television. The RCA converter is needed to watch cable or satellite. The RCA cables consist of three cables. All three cables work together to deliver the picture, left channel audio and right channel audio. Newer model televisions have the ports on the back of the television. Older televisions have the ports located on the front. These popular coaxial cables are included when you purchase a new television.

Buy a VGA cable for the PS2 off Amazon. It's like £10.Make sure your computer monitor has a VGA input. (Usually blue, three rows of pins)Get a VGA to RCA converter box (view tips for a cheap one)Plug in the RCA cables (Red, White and Yellow) into the box and plug in the VGA.If your converter has multiple inputs, make sure you have all the cables under the same numberPress the corresponding button to activate that RCA to VGA connection and turn on your monitor

VGA to HDMI cable convert an analogue signal to a digital signal. It does this by connecting an audio cable to the adapter, where the video signal is fused with the audio also, so there is only one cable connecting to your HDTV.

This is one of the most common problems in terms of PC to TV hook-up. People will buy this VGA to RCA cable to connect their computer to their TV but the VGA signal is foreign and not compatible with the TV's RCA input, which is usually either called composite or component video (both are not the same signal as VGA). Since the signal is so different, you need an actual VGA to RCA signal conversion box. These will cost around $30 to $200 depending on whether you are wanting to do composite or component video. Composite is the standard definition (fuzzy and not that great) and component is much more clear and can support high definition.

Look on the side or the back of your machine for a SVIDEO out port. If it the SVIDEO out cable that connects to your TV's or projector's RCA-in. You can also buy what is called a VGA adapter. This is a much better device as it is a multi-port device and it plugs into your VGA port of your machine...normally blue in color where you connect a monitor to) on the side or back of machine. The VGA adapter connects VGA-in and RCA-out to TV or projector. Both these items are available. SVIDEO cable selling for R135 VGA Adapter selling for R800 Prices above is in South African Rand: Order:

VGA, a computer video output, cannot be converted to a composite (1 video wire) or component video (3 video wires) signal with just a cable. VGA can be much higher resolution than composite video. You will need a scan converter box to create the NTSC video signal.

vga cables only carry video you'll need to get a 1/8" to rca (red/white) cable for sound.

A VGA box is a video converter that allows the display of common analog video standards on a VGA computer monitor.

The difference between an RGB cable and a VGA cable are that a RGB cable can go into something like a television, where a VGA cable can go into a laptop. An RGB cable has a prong sticking out the end, and an RGB cable has one wire.

The purpose of an RCA cable or connector is to carry audio. It has a red connector for the right stereo channel and a white or black connector for the left stereo channel. One example of how an RCA audio cable could be used is to connect a CD player to other stereo equipment.

No, a vga cable is not needed for the xbox 360. However if you would like to hook you xbox 360 to a computer monitor then you would want a vga cable.

sadly no you need a converter box

These cables would work in a device that has a "double-duty", HDMI output jack. HDMI and VGA Cable cannot connect to each other without active circuitry doing A/D or D/A connection.

The mini DVI to VGA cord is a converter cable or adapter cable. These types of cables will take input from one type of port and convert it into output which will be sent into the second type of port. In this case it will plug in something with a mini DVI plug into a VGA port.

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