123ArticleOnline.com: Sabrina Moranhttp://www.123articleonline.com/rss/author/112233/sabrina-moranArticles written by Sabrina Moran from 123ArticleOnline.comen-usCopyright (c) 123ArticleOnline.com All rights reserved. EDID Handling in Repeater Devices - KVM Splitters, Video Extenders, etc. http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/885031/edid-handling-in-repeater-devices-kvm-splitters-video-extenders-etc Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) is a VESA-standardized data structure provided by a display (VGA, DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort) and is used to describe its identity and capabilities to a connected source. The EDID of a display includes the manufacturer's name and serial number, product type, timing data supported by the display, display size, luminance data, pixel mapping (for digital displays only), and more. Video Splitters: Types and Applications http://www.123articleonline.com/articles/886559/video-splitters-types-and-applications A video splitter, also known as a video distribution amplifier, enables the video signal from a single video source to be replicated and simultaneously broadcasted to multiple displays. The unit's input is connected to a video source, like a DVD player, and the outputs are connected to different displays, such as flat screen TVs.