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I recently got a 2nd monitor, in fact it's my old 19" I gave my dad. I use it for system monitoring and Ventrilo so I don't have to Alt-Tab to see what's going on. But I noticed that my GTX570 no longer downclocks to what I assumed to be 2D clock speeds. This means I idle in the high 40s where as I used to idle in the high 20s. Anyone know of a way to make my GPU downclock even with 2 monitors being used?
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There is no way to make it down clock, just how Nvidia cards are set up - if your worried about temps, set a higher fan speed in After Burner
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I have no real reason to be worried, I just miss my 24c idle and 55c max. Thanks.
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There is a workaround for this issue. It involves setting an automated selection of 2 profiles (one for idle and one for performance/gaming) by using Nvidia System Tools to add additional features in NV Control Panel which allows you to setup profiles.

Detail steps here:
http://www.evga.com/forums/tm.aspx?m=794767&mpage=1

I hope this helps you.
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