Forum discussion tagged with dual.
  1. S

    [SOLVED] PC Weak link

    Hello everyone, I have a lot of information and even if it might be boring to read it might help to understand my problem. I have played World of Warcraft for a long time. And my pc could never handle it. I always had to lower the settings in order to receive an optimal performance. The final...
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    Question PC seems slower after installing new RAM

    Hey guys. As it says in the title, PC seems slower after installing new RAM. I've also seen CPU being at 100% in task manager when barely doing anything on the computer. Games started stuttering and freezing. This is the RAM i had before...
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    [SOLVED] Remotely reset a disconnected static SIM connection at property using a backup SIM connection?

    What equipment to use? How to do it? I have an unreliable static mobile internet connection (functions through a SIM card in a router) which I use to monitor my home through a Wi-Fi security camera. There are no other options other than the mobile network for a way to connect to the internet...
  4. naclmachine

    Question Is it possible to make two external monitors act as one ultrawide?

    With my new company we are using chrome remote desktop in order to connect to a strong local computer for 3D drafting work. I want to use the full screen application over 2 screens but there is no support for this. What I am wondering if it is possible is to set the two screens to act as 1...
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    [SOLVED] Dual monitor setup

    I am looking into adding a second monitor to my PC - I have the monitor I'm using right now connected through the only HDMI port on the GPU (EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB SSC GAMING ACX 3.0, 6GB GDDR5, LED, DX12 OSD Support (PXOC) Graphics Card 06G-P4-6267-KR). My question is could I connect...
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    [SOLVED] Can most graphics card support dual monitors?

    Sorry for FAQ but I'm never sure whether graphics cards that have two different types of output can drive dual screens? My existing ancient graphics card with two DVI-I ports has given up the ghost but I never know whether cards like this can support dual monitors - obviously I'd need a DVI to...
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    [SOLVED] What should I look in RAM numbers

    Hi everyone. I'm building a new rigg, however, I forgot most of the knowledge I used to have about computers :LOL: I´m building a : AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8GHz MSI MAG X570 TOMAHAWK WIFI And I would like to have cheapest but adequate 2x16Gb dual channel ram that has been tested in the mobo...
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    [SOLVED] Looking for piece of mind on a very simple RAM puzzle.

    Hi, I'll be brief: I managed to build/upgrade 2 PCs with various parts, and am faced with too much RAM. I never understood memory well; so many numbers on the labels, ddr4, pc1333, 9-9-12-24, dual and single channel blablabla. I am not really looking for explanations about the numbers at the...
  9. Aisy

    [SOLVED] Double Monitor Choppy

    Hey! I recently connected a 60Hz monitor next to my 144Hz monitor. I noticed that my 144hz monitor began to have choppy animations. For example when I pull up an application the animation for it is kinda choppy. It's not a big deal but it hurts my eyes. My specs: i5-9400f RX 580 8GB 16GB 2444hz
  10. smartkid95

    Question EASYBCD Dual Booting from two drives

    Hi, I have a New Computer Setup Dual Booting Ubuntu and Windows 10. Both OSes Boot fine. I want to use Easy BCD to give me an option to boot to either one every startup. Each OS is setup on its own SSD. Easy BCD is installed on Windows 10. When trying to add the Drive with Ubuntu to the boot...
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    [SOLVED] Can you have 2 monitors with one using the gpu and one using the motherboard

    So when i built my first computer like 5 years ago my dad bought me a monitor as a gift, the problem is that the monitor only has a VGA connection and a year or 2 ago i bought an asus monitor with HDMI connection and i know absolutely nothing about displays but i've recently upgraded my computer...
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    [SOLVED] Dual monitors for multitasking

    Hello everyone! I want to get a second monitor for drawing,youtube/netflix and to help with multitasking,coding etc.Right now I own a Asus VG248QE 24"(https://www.amazon.com/ASUS-VG248QE-1920x1080-Gaming-Monitor/dp/B00B2HH7G0). The second monitor I would like to have nice colors(most important)...
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    Question Dual monitors: mixing different resolutions

    I currently have two 24" 1080p monitors, and am thinking about replacing one with a larger and higher resolution screen, probably a 27" 4k or 1440p. My graphics card should be able to handle it. This is for work, I'm not a gamer. My question is whether having 2 screens of different...
  14. _fishp0cket

    [SOLVED] Moving dual boot partitions safely?

    So my current storage situation is a bit of a problem. My current main boot drive was originally a storage drive, that at some point I installed a very slim Windows system to in a small partition (50GB) part way through the drive and between 2 storage partitions I resized to fit it between. Poor...
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    [SOLVED] Dual gpu in 1 pc?

    Hey guys , i just have a question , maybe the question is dumb but just curious , can i run.2 gpus in 1 pc? I.mean if it can run , does it improve fps? The cards are , asus gtx 1050 ti oc Gtx 970 asus oc Specs I7 6700k 8 gb ram Windows 10
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    Question Dual Monitor Question

    I have just bought dual monitors (2 x Acer Acer K242HLbid). The monitors have 1 HDMI/VGA/DVI I have a PC and a laptop that I want to connect to both. My PC has 2 HDMI out ports. My laptop has 1 each of HDMI/VGA/VDI out. I want to be able to have the PC and laptop both turned on at the same...
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    Trade macbook pro 2017 for a dell xps 13 9370?

    I have a dual core i5 macbook pro 2017 8gb ram, is it worth trading it for a dell xps 9370, I will also pay an added £100. I am worried as macbooks are more realiable and the dell xps has never had issues aparently and is mint condition. I am a computer science student so 16gb of ram and 512gb...
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    [SOLVED] Dual 6 pin to 8 pin vs single 6 pin to 8 pin connector

    So my friend bought msi rx 580 8gb he got dell xps 630 psu which is 760w with 732w max on 12v rail but the problem is it only have two 6pin pcie power so he was using single 6 pin to 8 pin connector but on heavy gaming titles (metro exudus, ac oddessey) his pc restart randomly so i recommend...
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    [SOLVED] A questions about two monitors

    Hello, I have 2 monitors. One of them is connected to my GPU (GTX 1050) and the other is connected to my motherboard. My CPU is Pentium G4560 and has an integrated GPU in it and I think about upgrading it. My question is if I buy a CPU without an integrated GPU in it will my second monitor...
  20. AndreesVE

    [SOLVED] Corsair Vengeance Dual Troubleshooting

    Hello, i have just bought a Corsair Vengeance Model: cmz16gx3m4a1600c9, it's a 4x4 individual ram, i have another 3 Corsair Vengeances model: cmz8gx3m2a1600c9. i have 4 ram sticks, all ram are 1600mhz, same speed, same timing, same everything but this new one is a 4x4. My problem is it's not...
  21. Keonkwai

    Question Bought a upgrade package deal, will only boot with 1 RAM

    Hi guys, So - For Black Friday I bought an "Upgrade Package"-deal containing the following: Intel Core i5-9400F Prosessor ASUS ROG Strix B360-F Gaming, S-1151 Mobo HyperX Fury RGB DDR4 16GB 2666MHz (2x8GB) I already had an ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 6GB DUAL OC GPU, and 2x SSD's. Now, upon...
  22. Symb01ysm

    [SOLVED] How to find Linux partitions and remove them.

    So I have 3 storage discs, 1 Kingston 250GB SSD and 2 Seagate BarraCuda 7200rpm 2TB HHD’s. A long time ago I shrinked a lot of space from one of the HHD’s to have a system called ParrotOS as Dual-boot with Windows 10. Now the issue is... The Linux system is corrupt, so I only have Windows to...
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    [SOLVED] Are these parts compatible?

    I'm want to buy this build (for machine learning): https://pcpartpicker.com/user/SurrealEverything/saved/#view=x6NHBm I will only buy one gpu at first, but I plan on buying a second one later. What i cannot figure out is: Would 2 2080 ti gpus physically fit on a triple pci slot motherboard...
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    Question I really need help finding a good monitor (I'm getting seriously stressed out!)

    Why I'm upgrading: I only want dual-monitors. I had this but then one broke. Sadly the monitors I own aren't really available anymore, so I can't replace the broken one even if I wanted to. They're super old anyways. The color accuracy is non-existent and they really make my eyes hurt so I'm way...
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    Question a8 5600k - dual monitor

    Hi here are the list of components that I have. CPU: a8-5600k Motherboard: MSI A55m-e33 GPU: MSI gtx 750ti What I'm trying to do is use my igp and gpu as output for 2 monitors that I have that only has a VGA port. Adapters isn't an option since, dvi-vga is out of stock from where I am. On the...
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    Question Dual 27" 1440p 60hz - Futureproof?

    Hi guys. I'm a bit of a noob when it comes to monitors but I am currently looking for a dual 27 inch setup. I use my PC for an equal amount of gaming and work which is comprised of coding, spreadsheets, packet tracer, word documents etc. The problem I am facing is deciding on what type of...
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    Question Dual Monitor Setup

    I'm wondering if it's possible to use both monitors into one. Like watching netflix on both display combined(stretched from one side to the other). One of my monitors is connect through HDMI and the other is through a display port.
  28. el bojo loco

    Question Need an up-to-date answer on dual-monitor 144hz+60hz setup

    Hello. So a little more than a year ago I did a big (for me) PC upgrade with in mind that I would later upgrade my GPU, storage and monitors. Currently my specs are as follows: Mobo : MSI Z370 A Pro CPU : Intel i5-8400 GPU : MSI GTX 970 RAM : 2x8gb 3200mhz 2 1080@60hz 27"/24" monitors Now...
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    Question Adding a Hybrid as a second GPU next to an Open Air GPU?

    Hello, I am wondering if any has done this. I have the 1080ti SC2, I am going to add the 1080ti SC2 Hybrid as the second GPU. I am assuming this should work pretty well since they both have the same specs, and will definitely help with case thermals. Wondering if anyone has tried this?
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    [SOLVED] Looking for two monitors with 1440p resolution for gaming (single-player/co-op) and for dual monitors

    Hey everybody, so I been thinking about getting two new monitors. Main reason why is so I can multi-task easier when I am learning how to manage Linux and Windows server, etc for school. I am a gamer and do a ton of PC gaming, mainly for single-player and co-op games. I very rarely do...
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    Question Are there no 2-slot Nvlink Bridges for the RTX 2080 Ti on the market today?

    This is my motherboard: https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144214?Description=z390m&cm_re=z390m-_-13-144-214-_-Product The spacing between the GPU slots on the motherboard are 2-slots but I cant seem to find any 2-slot Nvlink bridges. I can only find 3 or 4 slot ones....
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    Question Dual-Monitor, same size and resolution but the mouse gets stuck at the very top and cannot pass to the other screen?

    Hey Tomshardware Forum! I recently switched to Windows 10 using my Dual-Monitors i used with my Win7 setup. What i found out was that for some reason there is a 3px wall at the very middle top part which my mouse cant get to the other side to. The 2 monitors are the same size, same...
  33. thenetvines

    Question Dual system advise AMD+Intel with 5000$ budget

    The new AMD chips are coming soon, and I have to choose, or try, and do both systems for no good reason at all (well, maybe). Not a gamer here, but I want Intel for my media consumption, and 4K library (Nvidia consumer cards + Intel casting abilities), but I also need a more future roof machine...
  34. lastchaosplay11

    Question HELP! Only one monitor working at a time!

    Hey guys! I need some help cause it's extremely annoying. Yesterday I've been reading my ppts for the exam on my main monitor, while installing the newest nvidia drivers (I always select custom - clean install). After drivers finished installing, everything was still working fine, then...
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    Question Looking for headsets comparible to the Turtle Beach Ear Force P11

    The Earforce P11 has dual volume controls. I can have voice calls for one dial, and music/games/other things for the other dial. If music is overpowering the person I'm in a call with, I can just lower one volume dial and/or turn up the other volume dial. This is a feature I've grown very...
  36. aidfarrell70

    [SOLVED] Looking for good RAM deals.

    If someone could link the best value for DDR4 2666mhz 2x8GB RAM it would be appreciated. I've look at...
  37. VinnieBeer

    Question hyperx genesis comparability with hyperx savage

    Hi. I have kingston hyperx genesis on Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd. B85M-HD3 R4 motherboard . Will the kingston hyperx savage work with my ram and motherboard if voltage and latency are the same ? My ram : Hyperx Genesis ( my ram ) Kingston hyperx savage : SAVAGE
  38. FlashGuard

    Question Turn off windows FOCUS

    So me and my roomate want to play ESO. my pc can run both clients with no issue. The only issue is that i am trying to play using a keyboard and mouse. While he is playing on a gamepad (360 controller) Anyway. i cannot play at the same time due to something in windows known as Window Focus. In...
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    [SOLVED] Primary monitor game lag while watching stream on secondary monitor

    Hi all, The title pretty much says it all but in more detail: I have a dual monitor setup, primary is plugged in using DisplayPort and secondary using HDMI, both plugged directly into my video card. When I have a stream/video open (using Chrome) on monitor 2, my primary monitor games become...