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GTX 280 Using Second Monitor on boot - REALLY annoying

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Title pretty much says it all. All of a sudden, now every time I start my computer, the boot info and startup screen are on my second monitor. I have my primary monitor connected to DVI connector 1 and the secondary monitor connected to DVI connector 2. Switching spots results in both monitors being blank. It's not my motherboard because I just replaced it the other day with a different one.

Any ideas?
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Disconnect both, bootup with only the main monitor attached. 

 

Shutdown, hookup second monitor, boot back up. Where is the info showing up now?

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Second monitor mad.gif
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Originally Posted by Xaero330 View Post

Second monitor mad.gif

I have the same issue. It doesn't bother me in the least but I too have tried different ports. It's probably somewhere in the Nvidia CP settings or perhaps you can prioritize first boot vga slot in bios. I'm guessing here admittedly.
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It's just weird that it started randomly and it still does it on different hardware.
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