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Old 03-26-2009, 04:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have the HP Pavilion dv6700, and i want to use it with a dual monitor set up...
i have no idea how to do this, so il post my specs and hopefully someone can help me...

graphics card: nvidia geforce 8400m GS
Outs: 1 HDMI, and 1 VGA

i will purchase the monitors after i fugure out exactly what i have to get / do...

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Old 03-26-2009, 04:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, you'll have one monitor connected via the HDMI, and another via the VGA. If the monitor(s) you get don't have either of those connections, there are converters for what you need.

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What kind of monitor's are you going to use in your set up?

You could use one of these to convert the HDMI on the video card to DVI if you don't use a monitor that has HDMI Newegg.com - Link Depot 7 FT HDMI TO DVI Cable Model HDMI-DVI-2 - Cables
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Or grab one of these and plug it into a USB port:
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