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i just had an interesting call for sum private work, the client wants a qaud monitor setup! and i was wondering what would be the best/cheapest/easiest way to push pixels to all four monitors.
all i can think of thuss far is sum matrox set up. any help appreciated.
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Try this article might be helpful:

http://www.smartcomputing.com/editor...2r05.asp&guid=
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That article is outdated as can be (although nice at the time).

I assume that gaming is not going to be done.

Get a motherboard with dual PCI-E slots, and get two video cards. Do NOT set the cards up in SLI or Crossfire, and each card can then handle dual monitors, for a total of four.
    
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Though it's plug and play in OS X, I'd also like to know about Quad Monitors in Windows.
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Though it's plug and play in OS X, I'd also like to know about Quad Monitors in Windows.
YEah, that also But the intro talks about AGP and even PCI video cards. Enough for me to conclude that it's dated.

I think in Windows it's also easy. As soon the two video cards are recognized and don't run in SLI/Crossfire, you can just set up all the monitors hooked up to it.
    
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Awesome. TY Chozed One. I actually wasn't expecting to run all four monitors in Windows and still might not have to. Yet, it's good to know it's that easy as well.

ONWARD TO P35 Dual PCi-E!!!
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