How do u have 4 monitors?

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  1. o2

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    Most consumer video cards have 2 DVI outputs.... so if you have SLI, and 4 outputs... you could have 4 monitors? This defeats the purpose of SLI, I know, but will 4 monitors work?
     
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    You can have up to 10 monitors on a windows machine I think.
     
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    you cannot have 4 displays with SLI enabled, you can with 2 cards in, and enabled, but you cannot run quad display and SLI AFR or SFR at the same time
     
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    if you want to give the actual explanation of SLI Downs syndrome, then yes, that is what is does
     
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    Yes, I know that SLI only works for 1 monitor, but in "normal" mode.... 2 7900GTX should support 4 DVI monitors. Amirite?
     
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    Badass.
     
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    of course..... all you need is the extra video cards(s)


    come to think of it, i need to ditch the two 19s on either side of my 21inch CRT and snatch up a couple 21+ in. flat panels [[keep the CRT for the gaming]]
     
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    CRT ftl.

    get a 2ms LCD and you wont know the difference, and still keep your eyes when you are 35.
     
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