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Okay, so I recently bought my 3rd monitor and this active display port adapter. The third monitor is recognized in catalyst control, but the monitor is disabled.
I have one monitor in DVI, one in HDMI and the DP one. What am I doing wrong?
Any help is appreciated!

Edit: Tried 2x DVI and DP. Didn't work.
Edited by Geglamash - 11/3/11 at 3:51pm
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Okay, so I recently bought my 3rd monitor and this active display port adapter. The third monitor is recognized in catalyst control, but the monitor is disabled.
I have one monitor in DVI, one in HDMI and the DP one. What am I doing wrong?
Any help is appreciated!

Edit: Tried 2x DVI and DP. Didn't work.
You bought the adapter not validated by AMD, sorry.

This one is validated and will work for your set-up.

Monitor #1, HDMI > HDMI
Monitor #2, DVI > DVI
Monitor #3, DVI > DVI-DP Active Adapter.


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You bought the adapter not validated by AMD, sorry.

This one is validated and will work for your set-up. DP-DVI Single Link Active Adapter


Monitor #1, HDMI > HDMI
Monitor #2, DVI > DVI
Monitor #3, DVI > DVI-DP Active Adapter.


Ahh shoot! Alright thanks for the clarification.
Just to make sure, will this one work properly?
Thanks!
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Other than adapter listed in AMD Validated Dongles, I can not say for sure, could be a hit or miss.
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post #5 of 9
Try
Monitor 1 - DVI
Monitor 2 - DVI
Monitor 3 - DP to DVI adapter

Do not use HDMI

Edit: If that didnt work then you are out of luck. Your adapter might not be compatible.

Also You don't actually need them to be displaying to setup eyefinity. As long as they are all detected then you can create and eyefinity group no problem
Edited by crUk - 11/3/11 at 5:15pm
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Alright looks like I'll have to buy an Accell cable.
Just to make double double sure , this will get the job done, correct?
Thanks
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Alright looks like I'll have to buy an Accell cable.
Just to make double double sure , this will get the job done, correct?
Thanks
That is on their list so it should work.
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Alright looks like I'll have to buy an Accell cable.
Just to make double double sure , this will get the job done, correct?
Thanks
Yes, that one is sure will work and validated by AMD.
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You need one of these adaptors , or eyefinity will not work .. i found out the hard way too .

http://www.pcgogo.com.au/index.php?a...roductId=22254

    
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