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Billy55
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Which cable please!

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HP Pavilion 21.5-Inch IPS LED HDMI VGA Monitor
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

Please help!

I purchased this monitor:

 

HP Pavilion 21.5-Inch IPS LED HDMI VGA Monitor (22cwa)

 

A month prior to the delivery of this PC:

 

HP Omen 870-213w Desktop PC (256GB+ 1TB Hard Drive i7-7700)

 

I find now the cable and adapter that came with the monitor, will not fit anywhere on this PC. I just please need to know which cable I need to purchase so I can get use this long awaited PC. Too many options on the web, very confusing.

 

Thank you!!!

 

 

 

 

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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi:

 

Below is the link to the user guide for your monitor.

 

I assume you only got the VGA cable (with the blue ends)?   See page 7

 

http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c04542254

 

Below is the link to the product specs for your PC...

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c05577988

 

The graphics card it comes with, has several outputs but no VGA output (which the blue cable goes to).

 

Rear I/O connectors: Dual Link DVI-D + HDMI + 3 DisplayPort.

 

So...since your PC and monitor both have HDMI ports, you would want to purchase an HDMI cable of a sufficient length.

 

This one is 6 feet in length.

 

https://www.amazon.com/AmazonBasics-High-Speed-HDMI-Cable-1-Pack/dp/B014I8SSD0/ref=sxin_0_ac_d_pm?ac...

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