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Okay so not really a problem, just a really annoying niggle, but here it is:

I have a GTS 450 from Gigabyte driving two 18.5" displays. one is a 16:9 LCD screen mounted vertically on my wall at 1366 x 768 (DVI). my other screen is a 16:10 LCD TV (HDMI) that my Dad let me use (he sells them).
My problem is this. When I boot up, all the bios stuff, all the way up to the login screen, is displayed on my vertical DVI screen and i have to turn my head to read it. not helpful when OC'ing. Is there a way to get it to display on both or only the HDMI screen?
    
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make the HDMI screen the primary and the BIOS will display on that one
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It is the primary.
Would i be able to get someone to mod my bios to fix it?
    
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rep for XPEEEEEEEEEE and Gigaawesome!
    
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dvi and vga always take priority
    
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so if i got a DVI - HDMI cable or adapter, it would show on both screens?
    
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