Can you do DisplayPort to VGA?
The DisplayPort to VGA adapter only converts from DisplayPort to VGA, which means that the DisplayPort connection must be the source and the VGA connection must be the destination. Note: DisplayPort to VGA adapters are active, and can be used with any version of DisplayPort.
Does display to VGA work?
Third, DisplayPort is designed to work with your older technology. With simple adapters you can be backwards compatible to VGA, DVI even HDMI.
Can you connect a monitor with VGA?
Most computers have the VGA, DVI and HDMI connection ports with some laptops coming with thunderbolt, USB ports and an HDMI adapter only. So, for example, if your monitor has a VGA connection, and so does your computer, then use a VGA cable to connect the two.
How do I display VGA on my computer?
From the computer’s “Control Panel,” click “Hardware and Sound” and then “Connect to an External Display.” Select the VGA monitor from the “Display” drop-down menu and click “OK” to switch to the VGA monitor.