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I have a GTX 460.

I have a Dell 22, and a Westinghousing 19'' or 20'' (i forget) both flat panels.


Have I do the dual strech screen monitor thing? I want to game across both.

In order to do this, I am assuming would have to run in the highest resolution my lower end model can do..

but everytime it just displays game on one screen...
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post #2 of 12
You need 2 of the same res.
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what if I put them at the same res
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post #4 of 12
This may or may not help but, if it's anything like the AMD CCC you should go to your Nvidia Control Panel and and create a group by extending your 2nd Monitor to your first Monitor making everything span across both screens.(But I swore you needed two Nvidia GPU's to do this or is that just with 3 or more?)

Good luck.

And try running both Monitors at the same resolution.
    
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post #5 of 12
It's called nvidia surround.

Look for it in the drivers.
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i have yet to find it either in nvcontrol panel.. tryed my rig with my hann-g 25" and a freinds 25" acer.. both sam res, but no go
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http://nvidia.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/n...p?p_faqid=2667

according to this I don't think I can do it correct? I don't have that tab under my control panel.
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post #8 of 12
Try the latest drivers?

If that doesn't work, maybe nVidia denies it unless you have triples

But you would't want that anyway. 2 screen gaming sucks.
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post #9 of 12
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http://nvidia.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/n...p?p_faqid=2667

according to this I don't think I can do it correct? I don't have that tab under my control panel.
That's because you only have 2 monitors... to do the Nvidia 3d Surround you have to have 3 monitors and of the same resolution.
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Thanks for the help. Rep was given to helpful posts.
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