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Old 08-26-2007, 06:46 PM   #1
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recently i got a older custom computer with a busted motherboard and it didnt have onboard graphics so it has a g force3 video card so i put it in my younger brothers computer to have dual screens in stead of throwing one away any way he has onboard graphics and the vidoe card when i plug one screen into the video that screen works but the when i plug the other screen in the on board it doesnt turn on so whats wrong

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Old 08-26-2007, 07:08 PM   #2
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Default Re: dual screens

On most motherboards, the onboard video chip is automatically disabled when an add in video card is used.

The only way to go dual screen is to use both outputs in the video card if it has two. Otherwise your stuck to using just one monitor.
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Old 08-26-2007, 07:19 PM   #3
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ok thanks for the help

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