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post #21 of 25
Yea, I am having the same problem with SC.
I do have my old x1600 that I could reinstall into my second pcie slot, but its not like you can alt-tab b/n video cards lol T_T

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Well i'm planning on getting a PCI video card and using that to play SC. So therefore, my setup is as follows:
HD2900XT PCIe> Samsung 931c (DVI cable)
Radeon 9250 PCI > Samsung 931c (VGA cable)

so i just have to switch between analog and digital on my monitor.
is it possible to get starcraft to run on my second video card only?
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why did you buy a 2900XT to play games at 640x480 on 8 bit colour?

an 8800GTS will run 8 bit, but i can't see the point in having such a good card to run such low graphics - if you are planning on playing much more testing new games then ignore the above
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as far as i'm concerned, i wanna play my old games as well as new ones
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why did you buy a 2900XT to play games at 640x480 on 8 bit colour?

an 8800GTS will run 8 bit, but i can't see the point in having such a good card to run such low graphics - if you are planning on playing much more testing new games then ignore the above
well obviously i didn't buy a high end card to play SC :/
U know, most gamers play a lot more than one game
I got the card for a lot more than SC, trust me.

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Does anyone know if it is possible to get starcraft to run on my PCI video card? I have both cards plugged in, but is it possible to get the PCI card only to run SC? Thanks
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