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Windows 7: Windows 7 doesn't recognize second monitor.

23 Dec 2012   #31
alphanumeric
Microsoft MVP

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kevin86 View Post
You are right. I was using this splitter .

At least now I know a splitter won't work, using 1 VGA and 1 HDMI should work though...right?
That's the one I was talking about. Using 1 VGA and 1 HDMI should work if your onboard video supports multiple monitors. Not all do even when they have multiple connectors. You'd have to read the fine print in the motherboard manual to be sure.


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28 Dec 2012   #32
Kevin86

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Second monitor is working now with HDMI>DVI cable. Thanks again for the help.
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28 Dec 2012   #33
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I'm glad we helped you!
Sigh this thread as solved, so someone who has the same problem can find it easier and maybe solve it using our instructions!
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28 Dec 2012   #34
alphanumeric
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