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I'll probably wind up having this fixed before anyone has a chance to answer, but I thought I'd put this out there just in case I don't..

I have my second monitor hooked up to DVI Port 2 via VGA-DVI adapter that was included with the GPU.
Now, I know that it works. It'll blink up my desktop for about 1.4 seconds whenever I tweak a setting in CCC, and then go blank.
It's on.. there's a signal.. but it's black.
Just black. and it's driving me nuts.
I'm picked up a DVI cable from Amazon since the monitor only came with VGA, it should be here within a week.. do you think that the new cable might fix the problem?
I wouldn't expect an adapter to cause so much trouble.. I've tried 2 different ones, both have the same result.

Help!
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it because when you tweak in ccc it prolly doesnt keep your second monitor in the display settings
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So should I un-install CCC and try it that way?
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