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Monitor Cable Adapters

This appendix describes Sun XVR-300 graphics accelerator cabling for DVI and HD15 (VGA) type monitor video ports.


Cable Adapters

The Sun XVR-300 graphics accelerator installation kit includes the following cable adapters:

You can order DVI - HD15 adapters (part number 530-3474) through the Sun store (http://store.sun.com).


Connecting Monitors With DVI Video Ports


procedure icon  To Connect Monitors With DVI Video Ports

1. Connect the DMS-59 end of DMS-59-DVI adapter splitter cable to the Sun XVR-300 graphics accelerator DMS-59 video port.

2. Connect each DVI connector end of the adapter splitter cable to the DVI ports of your digital monitor (FIGURE A-1).

FIGURE A-1 DMS-59 Video Port Connection Using DMS-59 - 2xDVI Adapter Splitter Cable

Figure showing the DMS-59 - 2xDVI adapter splitter cable for connecting to DVI video ports.


Connecting Monitors With HD15 (VGA) Video Ports


procedure icon  To Connect Monitors With HD15 Video Ports

1. Connect the DMS-59 end of the DMS-59-DVI adapter splitter cable to the Sun XVR-300 graphics accelerator DMS-59 video port.

2. Connect a DVI-HD15 adapter to each end of the DMS-59-DVI adapter splitter cable DVI connector (FIGURE A-2).

3. Connect the HD15 end of the DVI-HD15 adapter to the HD15 (VGA) monitor video port.

FIGURE A-2 DMS-59 Video Port Connection Using DVI-HD15 Adapters

Figure showing the DMS-59 - 2xDVI adapter splitter cable with DVI - HD15 (VGA) adapters.