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i finally setup two monitors, and its awsome!
im typing this while reading my mail on a second firefox running on the other monitor. its cool. if you have an extra monitor and a decent GFX card (along with more room on your desk) i highly recommend it. im seeing no negative effects, i just played COD2 on one with speedfan on the other, it all worked flawlessly.
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I had it for a little, its awsome if their right next to each other and the same size, but yea its sweet, wish i had enough time to figure out how to tlk to ppl n browse the web, while playing a game
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well you can use vent for talking while playing a game and have firefox on screen two, although my games dont let your mouse scroll to the other screen
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Originally Posted by 13 3 @ 7 l 3 13 0 y
i finally setup two monitors, and its awsome!
im typing this while reading my mail on a second firefox running on the other monitor. its cool. if you have an extra monitor and a decent GFX card (along with more room on your desk) i highly recommend it. im seeing no negative effects, i just played COD2 on one with speedfan on the other, it all worked flawlessly.
Thats cool.... what I never understood is what button do you press to switch and do something on the other monitor????
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Go check out my FAQ for different Wallpapers if dont know already how to do it

The link is in my sig

I just fired up my old 15" LCD along with my 27" and I use it to monitor temps and have TeamSpeak on while playing BF2 so I know who's talking
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no button. my resolution is 2048x768 i simply scroll my mouse over to the other monitor, ill se if i can post a screenie
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