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Alright so I got my new BX2350s now I need some advice in terms of getting them setup for optimal performance. I have 2x GTX 590s installed in my system.

Where would I go in plugging each monitor in? Should I plug them all into one of the cards or should I split them. If so, what would be the best possible way for me to plug in the monitors into each card?

Thanks.
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Alright so I got my new BX2350s now I need some advice in terms of getting them setup for optimal performance. I have 2x GTX 590s installed in my system.

Where would I go in plugging each monitor in? Should I plug them all into one of the cards or should I split them. If so, what would be the best possible way for me to plug in the monitors into each card?

Thanks.
If you are running quad-SLI, you should spilt up the monitors:- 2 connected to the upper card and 1 connected to the lower card. See the pic below for details.
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Thank you for the straight forward answer and illustration. Rep'd
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Alright... so I've run into some issues with getting my 3x displays set up.

Got my BX2350s today, plugged them in and everything turns on as expected.

The problem comes to getting all 3 of them to display my desktop.

So far I can only get 2 of the 3 displays to show/extend my desktop. I have all of my monitors plugged into my GTX 590s (note I have two, running Quad SLI). My left display works, my middle display works. My far right display doesn't seem to be receiving a signal.

I've double checked that it's not a physical issue, the DVI connectors work fine. In fact I've rotated the displays around to make sure each monitor isn't broken.

So right now the problem is I cannot get the 3rd display (right side) to show and extend my desktop.

Note: I want my MIDDLE monitor to be my primary desktop.

What can I do? This is pretty much my first time in trying to set up a triple display desktop.
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Appreciate the help, neat program but it didn't fix my issue.

It seems like my computer is only willing to accept up to 2 displays. Whenever I plug a 3rd in, one of the 3 will just stop receiving a signal while the other 2 will remain to work.
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