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Windows 7: Trying to connect two monitors via hmdi and dvi d -error message

30 Dec 2011   #1
visionthing

Windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Trying to connect two monitors via hmdi and dvi d -error message

Hi again,

performed a search and couldn't find this, but i am trying to connect a new second monitor via dvi d dual link cable, however i get an error message that ccc cannot support two monitors from different graphic engines, the other monitor is connected via hmdi.

i was under the impression that dvi d and hmdi would work together from the graphics card, but this appears not to be the case.
I can have them both running via hmdi/dvi i or dvi d and dvi i but not hmdi dvi d.

Is this right or am i missing something obvious?


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30 Dec 2011   #2
bobtran

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

A little info: Are there any differences between DVI and HDMI?. I have used HDMI and VGA for dual setups but I've never tried what you are trying to do.
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