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Old 06-10-2008, 10:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Dual Moniters, worth it???

I Have bin thinking about getting another 19" monitor. Is there anything i need to know about getting one??

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First just make sure your video card has two Video Connectors
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i will have an 8800 gt by sunday so yea it will
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Then you will have no problem. All you will have to do is go into display properties/settings and extend windows onto the second display.

Pretty easy stuff
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So are you planning on Stretching or screen duplication?
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just for random multi tasking.. btw will games work on only one moniter or both???

can you choose?
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depending on the game it can stretch across both.
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Old 06-11-2008, 01:05 AM   #8 (permalink)
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with a giant line down the middle.
awesome!
actually it seems someone on TF here actually took off the plastic casing from their LCD and eliminated said line.
it would drive me crazy to play a game with a line through the middle.
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with a giant line down the middle.
awesome!
actually it seems someone on tech forums here actually took off the plastic casing from their LCD and eliminated said line.
it would drive me crazy to play a game with a line through the middle.
same i couldn't handle it XD especially with a fps, seems like it would be wierd moving from one monitor to the next when aiming for someone.
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i do dual screen not stretch. Game on one, and other stuff on the other. Once you go dual, you can never go back to one.

Well, i thought that until i got my 42 inch hdtv/monitor
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