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Is Split screen(two monitors) possible with virtual machines on one computer?

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I am looking to allow two allow 2-4 copies of league of legends or other games to be played on a single machine (670, 3570k) Has anyone seen guides on how to do this or have any ideas? I have 4 monitors hooked up to my computer and it really would like to be able to have my friends over without them having to lug their machines over.
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I can't really see how this would be possible if I'm honest... Having 3 virtual machines running with games running would mean everybody's gaming experience would be under-par.
Anyway, I thought part of the fun of LANs was bringing over all your kit and showing it off etc tongue.gif
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It is possible, but you'd need a MUCH beefier machine... Probably SLI 670s, a TON of ram and a 3930X...
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I'd be interested in knowing how to do it. I think it would work on my 980x@4GHz + 6970 CF.

In my case it'd be only for 2 LoLs open at the same time.
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You'd probably need to port individual keyboards and mice to each VM/game process, with a beefy machine..

I've wondered this also. I think if we could get better split screen gaming on PC, it would be a good blow to consoles. Everyone just plays with their own Mouse/KB on the HTPC that is on the 50" TV...would be rad as hell.
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I do believe this is possible yes, How you'd do it is complicated...
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Originally Posted by doomlord52 View Post

It is possible, but you'd need a MUCH beefier machine... Probably SLI 670s, a TON of ram and a 3930X...

Its just league in which I get 300 fps and it uses 2 gb of mem
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Originally Posted by Magical Eskimo View Post

I can't really see how this would be possible if I'm honest... Having 3 virtual machines running with games running would mean everybody's gaming experience would be under-par.
Anyway, I thought part of the fun of LANs was bringing over all your kit and showing it off etc tongue.gif

Some of my friends only have store bought computers still, the ones that built theirs are glad to bring it over.
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