On Wed, 17 Mar 1999, Eric Jorgensen wrote:
> Here's a simple pin assignment. Consider this preliminary, I need
> to consult the PC hardware faq and figure out the correct pin assignments
> for the ground connection of each of the color signals, which the author
> of this faq left out.
Typically the returns for red green and blue in a VGA connector are run on
the adjacent grounds (pins 5, 6, and 7).
> 4. Q. I want to connect a PC type VGA monitor to the Magnum GFX
> card. What are the pinouts for the cable?
> A. Joe Westenhaver on c.s.m writes:
> pin A1 RED to pin 1 of HD-15.
> pin A2 GREEN to pin 2 of HD-15.
> pin A3 BLUE to pin 3 of HD-15.
> pin 1 no contact.
> pin 2 no contact.
> pin 3 no contact.
> pin 4 Horz sync to pin 13 of HD-15.
> pin 5 Vert sync to pin 14 of HD-15.
> pin 6 no contact.
> pin 7 no contact.
> pin 8 ground. (pin 10)
> pin 9 ground. (pin 11)
> pin 10 no contact.
Andrew Dyer <email@example.com>