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can't get it to work

Finally got my 9800GX2 up and running fine, but I can't seem to get the second monitor to work.

I am running the 174.74 drivers, and the "set up multiple displays" etc. doesn't even show up in the side panel.

Anyone got a fix? I'm goin crazy.
    
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does the windows display panel (right click the background-properties-settings) allow it?
    
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NVidia Control Panel, disable SLI.
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You have to disable SLI to get multiple monitor support.
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Originally Posted by shinji2k View Post
You have to disable SLI to get multiple monitor support.
I figured that one out

but it doesn't even show up as "set-up multiple displays" in the Nvidia Control Panel.


any ideas???
    
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I hope this prblem gets soved. I am planning on getting a 9800 GX2 soon and i have dual monitors.
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I hope this prblem gets soved. I am planning on getting a 9800 GX2 soon and i have dual monitors.
I don't recommend it.

Grab an 8800 Ultra instead... dual monitor support rocks on those cards.

The 9800GX2 just isn't there yet.
    
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