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hi everyone, well i have a 1920x1200 monitor and i have another 1280x1024 well the second monitor which is the 1280x1024 turn off when when i start a game like bf3 how can i prevent from going into standby?
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In your nvidia control panel try to see if your setting is under multiple display mode, instead of single display its under 3d performance settings? I am not at home atm so i cant reallly say for sure....
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In your nvidia control panel try to see if your setting is under multiple display mode, instead of single display its under 3d performance settings? I am not at home atm so i cant reallly say for sure....

yea its on the multiple display mode
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post #4 of 4
they're both connected on the same card?

I had that "issue" and to make it work like you want I plugged the second monitor in the second card to have 1 monitor/card

currently playing diablo 3 with videos playing on second monitor without any problems smile.gif
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