Your Computer Cables Guide

You've finally bought the new monitor, better printer, or SLR camera, and you're ready to test it out. Only one problem! Your new toy didn't ship with a cable, and you're not sure what you need. The manual says something like, "DVI-D Dual-Link Cable," but what does that look like and where can you find one? Computer cables can be confusing and expensive, and you'd rather not waste time or money by buying something you don't want or need.


Welcome to, a free guide to computer cables. Here, you'll find pictures and descriptions of various computer cables, explanations of their uses and functions, and advice on how to choose the best computer cable for your needs. Our information includes valuable tips, useful information, and even "buy now" links to recommended computer cables sold by preferred, reliable vendors. So plug right in and browse the cables!

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