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Types of adapters

 

This page shows the types of audio and video adapters available to use with different types of connections at the teaching stations and in conference rooms.

Types Of Adapters

 

DisplayPort to HDMI adapter 

(DisplayPort end of the adapter) plug this end into the computer

(HDMI connection side of the adapter) Plug the HDMI cable into this end

HDMI to iOS device adapter  (Lightning)

(HDMI connection and Lightning cable jack)

Plug HDMI cable and iOS device power charging cable into this end

(iOS device connection of adapter) plug this end into the iOS device

VGA to older iOS device (30-pin)

(old iOS device plug in)

Plug this end into the older iOS device  (iPad, iPod)

(VGA connection side of adapter) Plug the VGA cable into this end 

VGA to IOS device adapter  (Lightning)

(iOS device connection of adapter)

Plug this end into the iOS device (iPad, iPhone)

(VGA and iOS device connection of adapter) Plug the VGA cable and iOS power charging cable into this end 

VGA to HDMI adapter 

(HDMI connection on adapter) plug this end into the HDMI port on the computer  

(VGA with an AUX connection on adapter) plug the VGA cable into this end along with the AUX cord if it is connected to the cord

MiniDisplayPort to VGA and HDMI adapter  

(VGA and HDMI connection of adapter) plug in either VGA or HDMI into this end 

(MiniDisplayPort connection of adapter) Plug this into the port on the computer 

MiniDisplayPort to DisplayPort adapter 

(displayPort connection of adapter) plug the DisplayPort cable into this end  

(MiniDisplayPort connection of adapter) plug this into the port on the computer 

VGA to USB-C adapter 

(VGA connection of adapter) Plug in the VGA cable to this end

(USB-C connection of adapter) Plug this end into the port on the computer 

HDMI to USB-C adapter 

(HDMI connection of adapter) Plug the HDMI cable into this end 

 

(USB-C connection of adapter) plug this end into the port on the computer .

Not sure which adapter to use? Click here for the most common video connector types.

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