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Old 06-28-2004, 08:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default dual monitor help

ok here is what happened i wanted to have 2 monitors on my computer and i had an old PCI video card layin around so i put the PCI card in my computer along with my AGP card and booted my computer. windows recognized that i had installed new hardware and my second video card was now working and i had 2 monitors. Now here is my problem my PCI card is crappy and my bios defaults it to my primary display driver. so i went into my bios and defaulted my AGP card to the default and now i can only get one monitor to work and when i go into device manager i get a message on my PCI card that says "This device cannot start. (Code 10)"

just wondering if anyone has any ides that i can try. oh by the way i have alreayd uninstalled the drivers and reinstalled them with no luck.

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Old 06-28-2004, 09:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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man that sux i just set up dual monitors also but im not gettin any errers. lol uhh ill try to look up some stuff fo you maybe a motherboard prob??? hoe old is yo mobo?

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Old 06-29-2004, 01:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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No real advice but just keep messin around with it. Only some of the time does 2 video cards work correcty to begin with. I would say uninstall agp video card then install pci card then reinstall agp card. To do this you might want to make sure all your drivers are deleted.
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Old 06-29-2004, 03:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks for the thoughts guys im gonna keep messin around with settings.
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