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Kind of a pain

As I said, matrox powerdesk or any similar software fixes that problem.
 
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Kind of a pain

As I said, matrox powerdesk or any similar software fixes that problem.

Cool I guess I'll fool around with it and I'll look into Powerdesk as well. Surround actually looks like it could work I didn't think I'd be able to use full screen RDP session on different monitors with it but it looks like I can. Now I just need to get my taskbar on all 3 and I'm good to biggrin.gif.
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As you can see it has a right click menu on the desktop, and I have three independent displays setup although its still running 5760x1080p instead of 1080p x 3.


Chrome launches with a black bar on the top of it that goes away after going to a website through the search bar but that is the only bug I have found.
 
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As you can see it has a right click menu on the desktop, and I have three independent displays setup although its still running 5760x1080p instead of 1080p x 3.


Chrome launches with a black bar on the top of it that goes away after going to a website through the search bar but that is the only bug I have found.

I'm looking to have independent taskbars on each monitor. Ultramon did this for me with 2 independent monitors but it doesn't seem to work with Surround enabled. I guess I'll just stick with 3 independent montiors and switch on Surround when I want to game. Probably won't even use Surround in gaming all that much considering I only have a single 670.
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Yeah, if you want to continue running games maxed out single monitor is fine, but I thought I was never going to want to game on three screens and it was not my intention when buying three screens, but afterwards, I get upset if I find a game not compatible with surround gaming.
 
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Yeah, if you want to continue running games maxed out single monitor is fine, but I thought I was never going to want to game on three screens and it was not my intention when buying three screens, but afterwards, I get upset if I find a game not compatible with surround gaming.

Yea I can see that happening. We'll see what happens once I play my first game on 3 monitors biggrin.gif.
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Yea I can see that happening. We'll see what happens once I play my first game on 3 monitors biggrin.gif.
I don't know if it was a good or bad thing because I am going to stay mini itx without a doubt so I am now stuck waiting for next gen dual gpu cards as it's far too late for me to consider a 690 or 7990.


I kept telling myself, "you are only going to play racing games" now I am playing anything I can, nfs shift 2, raceroom, sonic adventure 2 battle, portal 2, dead space 3, gta, borderlands 2, everything, its so fun! biggrin.gif


On a 670 you can play bf3 on medium to high which is enough to me, its only drops to around 45fps at times, which is no noticeable lag so I am fine. If I didnt run fraps I would think it would have been higher, its just butter.
 
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I don't know if it was a good or bad thing because I am going to stay mini itx without a doubt so I am now stuck waiting for next gen dual gpu cards as it's far too late for me to consider a 690 or 7990.


I kept telling myself, "you are only going to play racing games" now I am playing anything I can, nfs shift 2, raceroom, sonic adventure 2 battle, portal 2, dead space 3, gta, borderlands 2, everything, its so fun! biggrin.gif


On a 670 you can play bf3 on medium to high which is enough to me, its only drops to around 45fps at times, which is no noticeable lag so I am fine. If I didnt run fraps I would think it would have been higher, its just butter.

Haha nice! How is Dead Space 3? I've been thinking of picking it up since it's 50% off on Origin right now but I still haven't played DS 2 yet so I figure by the time I get around to DS 3 it'll probably be cheap again smile.gif.
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Hmm, I only play coop so it might be affected, but its not like the others, its not scary imo. It feels like they tried to make it like a movie or something, I just don't know how to feel about it.
 
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Hmm, I only play coop so it might be affected, but its not like the others, its not scary imo. It feels like they tried to make it like a movie or something, I just don't know how to feel about it.

Yea I've heard similar reviews. I've never played any online games as CoOp...it's fun?
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