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I got 2 equal 22" monitors with dvi or vga and one other 26" monitor with hdmi/vga. Is it in some way possible for me to game in surround or do I really need three of the same monitors?

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there sure is...

http://www.kegetys.net/SoftTH/

you can try that... it doesnt work with every game just fyi. they have support forums that will help if you cant get the game working.
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You can use different monitors if they have the same sync polarity. That is unlikely. You can try. If it wont work, it wont. If it will, it will..
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Originally Posted by TSXmike
there sure is...

http://www.kegetys.net/SoftTH/

you can try that... it doesnt work with every game just fyi. they have support forums that will help if you cant get the game working.
This looks promising! thx!

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Originally Posted by De-Zant
You can use different monitors if they have the same sync polarity. That is unlikely. You can try. If it wont work, it wont. If it will, it will..
Are you referring to nvidia's 2d surround technology with my gtx460's?
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Quote:
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This looks promising! thx!



Are you referring to nvidia's 2d surround technology with my gtx460's?
SoftTH has a lot of issues but it's great if you can get it working


I was referring to nvidias 2d surround. There's a huge chance that it won't work... Monitors must have the same sync polarity, which is unlikely
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post #6 of 6
Short answer, no, not in surround.
The signals don't match as HDTV have a different reference on the nvidia drivers.
Get a third monitor the same as the other two, or use a triple head (either software of hardware).
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