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  • Forum Thread: Adding 2nd video card to Vostro 200 mini tower for 2nd monitor

    Hello, I am trying to add a second monitor to my Vostro 200 mini tower. I know the built in graphics adapter does not support dual-monitor output so I purchased a cheap VGA PCI card (ATI Rage XL) since the setup is just for work-related use. After installing the video card, the whole boot process...
  • Forum Thread: How to get dual monitors with Radeon X 300 series video card, and Dell Dimension 8400

    I have 2 monitors connected into the two plugs in the video card. I can get the picture on the screen, but it is the same image, and it is distorted on one monitor because the primary one is larger. I would like to be able to drag windows across, but I can't figure out how! This is the screen...
  • Forum Thread: Dual Monitors on a Vostro 200 Slim using ASUS EN6200LE

    I have set up several dual monitor systems but can't seem to make this one work. From what I've read, it should be as simple as installing the card and attaching one monitor to the the VGA and the other to the DVI using a DVI to VGA adapter. I've done this and only one monitor will work....
  • Forum Thread: Vostro 220 - need graphics card for dual monitors

    I've just started my new job and at my desk is a Vostro 220 tower and an E2210HC monitor. I have an E1910HC monitor available also and would like to set up dual monitors (like I had at my previous job.) I'm new to Dell - I have HP's at home and the last couple places I've worked have...
  • Forum Thread: Screen Flickering on Display port

    We have just completed a rollout of new PC's (Optiplex 780's with Radeon HD4550 Graphics cards) but we have come across 5 or so machines that the screen will flicker. We did not have this problem previous to the new machines. Drivers have been downloaded and installled, but this did not fix the...
  • Forum Thread: GX270 boots and loads OS but screen is black

    Hi, I Recently installed a DVI graphics card in order to be able to use 2 monitors at the same time with my Dell GX270. After changing the setting of windows so that the DVI will be the primary monitor, i tried to reboot but both screens are black. The computer boots, loads windows XP and works (I...
  • Forum Thread: nVidia FX 570 Abilities

    I have a client that has a Dell Precision WorkStation T3400 with an nVidia FX 570 installed. He has had a DVI and VGA monitor connected for some time, and wanted to add a third monitor. He recently purchased a DVI to VGA splitter to share the video from one of the connectors. He added a 39"...
  • Forum Thread: Intermittent Graphics Failure During POST

    Hello Community, I have a Precision 690 bought used which I am building. It has a Matrox G45X4QUAD-BF graphics card. I got this model no. from a sticker on the card. Matrox website doesn't list this model although the search engines do have references for drivers et al. My problem is I have...
  • Forum Thread: VOSTRO 260 MT VIDEO SUPPORT

    Just ordered a Vostro 260 MT and I need to run a 3~4 monitor setup, checked the manual but there is no info about what I need to know - if I add a video card with 2 DVI ports, would I be able to also use the onboard video ports (HDMI+VGA) at the same time? 1 - the onboard HDMI + VGA can both be...
  • Forum Thread: Dell GX270 FX5200 Dual Display Problem Windows XP doesn't recognize the second display

    I have a old Dell GX270 with a nVidia FX5200 AGP8X video card. The card has the Dell p/n G0771 and is labeled as a P118 Rev A02. The output connector is the DMS-59 and I use the DVI Y-cable to drive two HP LP2065 displays. The problem is the second display is not recognized by MS Windows XP Pro XP3....