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Old 12-21-2015, 11:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, ive recently purchased a EVGA geforce 970gtx and decided to run dual monitors (non matching with different resolutions). My main monitor is set up via HDMI and it runs great and clear. The problem im having is with my second monitor that's hooked up via DVI port with a VGA cable and adapter. This second monitor is totally fine while idling, but if i have a game open on my main display and another window open on the second monitor such as a movie or something, there is a faint, but noticeable background "noise" that appears to be fuzzy/staticy.... All games run fine and smooth but i just can't get past the noise on the second monitor. I'm running a i3-4160 cpu and 16gb preformance ram. My PSU is a cooler master 550w.
Been researching and i haven't been able to find a solution!!
Thanks in advance!!

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Old 12-22-2015, 09:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Have you tried without adapters? Or a different adapter (or different cable)?
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