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Connecting laptop to external monitor without VGA connector

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I have a Philips X57 laptop and need to connect it to an external monitor, but the laptop doesn't come with any standard VGA connectors but does have 2 connections that look like it could be to do with external monitor but not sure.

I supplied two photos of the connectors.

Are any of them for connecting an external monitor and what type of cable do i need to do this.

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image DSC00013.JPG is a DVI connector.. you will need either a DVI capable monitor or a DVI to VGA gender converter http://www.maplin.co.uk/Module.aspx?ModuleNo=97442&DOY=8m11

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