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GTX 480 SLI + 2 monitors + 1 HDTV = Not working

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I have two GTX 480's in SLI and I have 2 Samsung T260's. I've been running dual screen monitors and everything was working great. I recently purchased a Sony Bravia 46" and got my self a DVI to HDMI cable to hook it up to my GTX480. For some reason I can't have all 3 displays working together, I have to disable one of my monitors in order to enable my TV and when I restart my PC sometimes Windows will revert back to my monitors.

Is there a way to have all 3 displays working at the same time, it's very annoying to disable one of the displays in order to enable another.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
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I have two GTX 480's in SLI and I have 2 Samsung T260's. I've been running dual screen monitors and everything was working great. I recently purchased a Sony Bravia 46" and got my self a DVI to HDMI cable to hook it up to my GTX480. For some reason I can't have all 3 displays working together, I have to disable one of my monitors in order to enable my TV and when I restart my PC sometimes Windows will revert back to my monitors.

Is there a way to have all 3 displays working at the same time, it's very annoying to disable one of the displays in order to enable another.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
I don't think SLI supports 3 monitors, According to nVidia (this may have changed) it only support 1,2,4,6

http://www.slizone.com/object/sli_multi_monitor.html
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You should be able to do 3 with SLI .
    
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I think you may need to disable SLI to get the third monitor to work.
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for sli you need to disable the 3rd mon.
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Thanks guys! I guess I'll have to disable sli
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I don't think SLI supports 3 monitors, According to nVidia (this may have changed) it only support 1,2,4,6

http://www.slizone.com/object/sli_multi_monitor.html

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You should be able to do 3 with SLI .
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I think you may need to disable SLI to get the third monitor to work.

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for sli you need to disable the 3rd mon.

I lol'd.

OP you get it working?
 
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