easy screen question

  Newuser3605 12:50 17 Nov 2010

My son was given a Dell computer screen
( no. 1704FPTI)
with only the power lead.
The other lead is missing.
Please let me know how to connect it to the computer. The connections on the screen look like USB or printer connections.
Many thanks.

  gengiscant 13:00 17 Nov 2010

According to this click here View you need either a DVI cable,something like this click here or a VGA cable,something like this click here
Monitor user manual.click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:01 17 Nov 2010

click here

VGA cable or DVI

  GaT7 13:25 17 Nov 2010

And no need to pay a fortune for a suitable cable.

See click here (£3.35 delivered) for DVI & click here (under £3 delivered) for VGA. More choice click here & click here. G

  Newuser3605 16:59 17 Nov 2010

Many thanks for all your kind help.
I would never have guessed.
I am constantly amazed at how great this site is for finding out stuff for us novices.

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