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Ok so i have aquired a 3rd monitor need some help.

I have 6870's in xfire and have 2 monitors using dvi and 1 using HDMI.
now i have 1 DVI and 1 HDMI hooked up to my 1st card and 1 DVI hooked up to my second is there anyway i can use all 3 monitors in 2d mode and have xfire enabled aswell for gaming on my main screen?
Edited by jammo2k5 - 2/13/11 at 6:17am
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No. Crossfire disables all outputs on the second card, as everything goes via the master/first card.
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Originally Posted by whybother View Post
No. Crossfire disables all outputs on the second card, as everything goes via the master/first card.
Yeah thats what i was thinking anyways thanks for the info looks like ill have to fiddle when i want to play a game till i get another card
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There's another DVI port that you could use on the first HD6870 to connect the third monitor.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Phoenixlight View Post
There's another DVI port that you could use on the first HD6870 to connect the third monitor.
Cant as i have used the maximum combo of 2 DVI and HDMI outputs.
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should be able to use the display port with an adapter, or disable crossfire when not gaming.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Aaroman View Post
should be able to use the display port with an adapter, or disable crossfire when not gaming.
This. Eyefinity is awesome
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