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Old 08-24-2011, 09:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Im trying to setup a 3 monitor sli on 2 460 gtx 1024 while also have a 4th monitor for monitoring having the web open etc is this possible on the two cards or am I going to have to buy a third card to do it. Really don't want to buy another card even though I have a slot on my board for it because its to close together and its in a mid case with enough fans in it and im sure they will run to hot. Is this possible without the third card or no? Thanks!

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Yes, it's possible as long as there are enough outputs on your cards (two per card, so you'll be fine).

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Old 08-24-2011, 11:36 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I tried to when I do the sli setup it comes up as three monitors afterwards I go back under and it doesn't detect the 4th as a spare just the three as one ? The drivers are up to date and everything is new freshly built.
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Did you look in Screen Resolution, or perhaps the Control Center of NVIDIA?
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No, I don'ts think its possible.. if you want to run 3 monitors of games.. and 1 not, Even with 4 outputs.
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I figured it out id need another vid card can only run the surround I have on the two cards either way not going to happen in the small case I have. Thanks though

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