V+ box to packard bell viseo 230 dvi to hdmi - input not supported???

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    Hi ive searched hard online and cant solve this issue i have a packard bell viseo 230ws and a virgin media v+ box. i ham trying to connect using a hdmi to dvi cable. the input on my pb is dvi. I was advised to purchase a dvi to hdmi adaptere to get it working as all i get through the dvi to hdmi cable is "input not supported" . has anyone had any oy connecting this way. ive tried playing around with the settings of the box but no luck so far. please help it would be hugely appreciated. audio isnt an issue as i can connect dssome speakers once its working...


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    this is the spec of the monitor if it helps
    Product Type
    LCD Monitor
    Number of Screens
    1
    HDCP Supported
    Yes
    Green Compliant
    Yes
    Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
    MPR II
    VESA Mount Compatible
    Yes
    DVI
    Yes
    VGA
    Yes
    Product Family
    Viseo
    Colour
    Black
    Brightness
    300 cd/m²
    Colour Support
    16.7 Million Colours
    Maximum Resolution
    1920 x 1080
    Brand Name
    Packard Bell
    Contrast Ratio
    8,000:1
    Screen Size
    58.4 cm (23")
    Aspect Ratio
    16:9
    Response Time
    5 ms
    Speakers
    Yes
    Built-in Devices
    Speaker
    Horizontal Viewing Angle
    160°
    Vertical Viewing Angle
    160°
    Standard Refresh Rate
    75 Hz
    Weight with Stand (Approximate)
    4.80 kg
    VESA Mount Standard
    100 x 100
    Operating Power Consumption
    70 W
    Standby Power Consumption
    1 W
    Height with Stand
    286 mm
    Width with Stand
    509 mm
    Depth with Stand
    132 mm
    Screen Mode
    Full HD
    Manufacturer
    Acer, Inc
    Product Model
    230Wsbmd
    Product Name
    Viseo 230Wsbmd Widescreen LCD Monitor
    Product Line
    Viseo
    Input Voltage
    220 V AC
    Manufacturer Part Number
    ET.D150C.004
     
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    75Hz - the V+ box will be looking for 25Hz.
     
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    so is there any way around it or will it just plainly not work at all?
     
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    Not at all I'm afraid.
     

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