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Windows 7: Need To Run 5 Monitors

02 May 2017   #1
shadow2201

Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Need To Run 5 Monitors

Hey Guys,

My boss is kinda monitor hungry at the moment, and wants to run 5 monitors on his computer. How can I do this? Will 2 video cards do this? Do I run them in SLI or Separately? I'm pretty familiar with PC building, but I've never had anyone need more than 4 monitors.

Thanks,
Shadow


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02 May 2017   #2
z3r010

 

I run 5 atm, just pop two video cards in (no need for sli) and just hook the screens up, try not to mix and match cards as the results may be erratic - try to get two of the same card and you should be fine.

Edit - I've always had better results for 5-6 screens with nvidia cards than ati.
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02 May 2017   #3
shadow2201

Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Thanks a lot for the quick response! This is what I assumed was the answer, but since I've never done it before, I just wanted to make sure!
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02 May 2017   #4
johnhoh

Win7 pro x64
 
 

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