multiple monitors

Forum discussion tagged with multiple monitors.
  1. drosehill

    Question Is dual GPU still a problem on Linux?

    I'm looking at specc-ing out my next build which will run Ubuntu. I'm aiming for something that's capable of driving at least six displays. What I've been told (on Reddit) is that my best course of action is to buy a GPU with a really good max resolution and just use DP MST adapters...
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    Question 3 monitors on GA-A320M-S2H/Ryzen 3 3200G

    Hi I'm just putting together a spec in preparation for building a PC for a friend He needs to have 3 monitors connected. The machine will be used just for business stuff so no high end power needed like for gaming etc. I'm thinking of pairing a Gigabyte GA-A320M-S2H motherboard with Ryzen 3...
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    Question BIOS post message doesn't show up with dual GPU

    Hi, I recently got an RX 480 by xfx. I bought that to replace my gtx 1050. I decided to plug both graphics cards in, and use the 1050 to manage the lateral monitors. The problem is that if I put the 480 in the 1st pcie slot and the 1050 in the other, the bios post message doesn't show up. The...
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    Question Graphics card with three DVI outputs

    I have a custom built computer that has been in service since 2015. Specs are as follows: MSI Z170A Gaming M3 motherboard Intel i7-6700K 4GHz 8 MB cache, LGA 1151 processor 16 GB (2 x 8GB) Gskill Ripjaws DDR4 RAM MSI Radeon R9 390 Gaming graphics card, 8GB Samsung Syncmaster 930b monitors...
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    Question AMD Freesync multiple monitors

    Planning on buying RX 5700 XT and run 3 identical freesync monitors using display ports, will freesync work on all 3?
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    [SOLVED] Different gpu's for each monitor

    Hey everyone, i've got a question about running different gpu's for each monitor. To be more specific, I want to run a GTX 970 G1 for a 1080p 60Hz monitor, and an RTX 2060 for my 1440p 144Hz monitor. Any thoughts or advice would be appreciated Thanks! Chris-
  7. M

    [SOLVED] Multiple Displays Scaling and Aligning

    Hi, I currently have two 27" monitors, one is 1080p and the other is 1440p. I would like to run them so that they appear the same size in Display Settings instead of one of them being smaller. I would prefer not to scale down the resolution of the 1440p, so is there any way to make the 1080p...
  8. Brandthewolf

    Question I Have had 4 Monitors die in less than a year

    So For some reason, EVERY monitor i have currently is doing the very same thing, When connected to power, they flash on then shut off, Each 4 of these monitors Were functioning the night before, and due to the heat(Because i live in texas) i put my system into sleep mode manually, EACH time, the...
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    Question Can RTX 2060 (or GTX 1660 Ti) handle a 3 screen setup for video editing?

    I am building a video editing machine with i7 8700 (non k) and Inno 3D RTX 2060 6GB. I will be connecting it to a Benq 27" PD2710QC QHD Monitor (for primary editing), a Dell S2218H FHD Monitor (for footage management and casual browsing) and a Sony Bravia 40" FHD TV (for video output). I won't...
  10. Question Is It Possible? Two Mice, One Machine

    Community: I am wondering if it is possible to set up one mouse that can be used to play a game on a separate monitor while using another mouse to do other things (coding, surfing, Netflixing, etc.). My specs: I'm trying to use a macro I made in Razer Synapse with my Naga Epic for a game...
  11. NerdyComputerGuy

    Question Window artifacts when using windows basic or classic theme on extra monitors

    Hi, So basically this has been a recurring problem for a while now, i stopped it from happening by switching to AERO and leaving it on aero but this has caused dwm.exe to have high cpu usage and I only have a Pentium g3258 which doesn't really have alot of juice with it only being 2 cores and...
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    Question Monitors detected but not working

    I have a main monitor that always works and I have three additional 55" TV's that I connect every now and then. I when I connect them via three-way hdmi splitter the main screen begins to blink. The display settings window keep switching back and forth from multiple displays detected to none, on...
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    Question Connect PC

    So recently I connected my PC to my monitor with a dvi cable and it still didn’t boot up. What cable do I need? I have a LG 22EA53 Monitor.
  14. L

    Pink Screen Flashes

    This is in relation to another post with an issue that I am monitoring. And I do plan to contact the place of purchase that services the warranty I purchased. Unit: MSI GS65, i7 8750H, GTX 1070 Max-Q, 16GB, 512GB Should a brief flash of a pink screen at boot and wake-up be of concern? And...
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    Should I upgrade from i5-6500 to i7-7700K

    Hi all, just thought I'd ask the question as I have recently purchased an Oculus Rift and got into streaming and video editing quite a bit. I've had a few occasions whilst gaming and streaming that viewers have said my stream has frozen, so I'm wondering if the extra power of the i7 (or even...
  16. A

    Usb type C port with usb 3.1 mobo header

    I am buying a Asus prime h270 plus motherboard and SilverStone RL-05 cpu case My question is can I connect the usb type C port with mobo's usb 3.1 header? Also if you conect usb 3.0 port to mobo's 3.1 will it give the performance of usb 3.1? If not any suggestions for a cheap case with usb 3.1...
  17. MacLaw

    dual keyboard mapping

    Hello, I recently purchased a DeLux T9 keypad from Amazon. Here's the link: I was hoping to use this keyboard as a number pad for my laptop for gaming. The problem is when I change the "S" on the DeLux, the...
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    Evga Gtx 1080 hybrid vs Zotac extreme amp 1080

    I know that evga has great customer support and everyone loves there cards. The evga card is also water cooled. Not the ftw version. The zotac card is the fastest stock boost clock and has 3 fans for cooling. What should I get, there both similar in price.
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    Do I need the 4 pin ATX cable to power the processor?

    So I'm building my first computer and I was looking at power supplies I saw mentions of the 4 pin ATX 12V cable. I know it brings power to the processor, but is it required for the pc to boot? Or does the processor get power directed to it from the motherboards power cable?
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    Buying a GPU

    Hello, My PC ; Core i5 4440 Evga Supernova 650W Gold Biostar H81 board Corsair Vengeance DDR3 8Gb GTX 750Ti I really want to upgrade my GPU for games like BF1, Titanfall 2, Ghost Recon Wildlands, WatchDogs 2, Gears of War 4. I am using a 1080p monitor. I am confused with GTX 1070 and GTX 1060.