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Where can I get a dual vga pci video card?

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I have an older Dell Dimenson v333c. I currently have an NEC 17 inch lcd monitor hooked up and I want to hook up a second Samsung 15 inch lcd monitor. My computer doesn't seem to have an agp slot so I went looking for a dual vga pci card, but only found single vga + tv output? Is there a pci card that has 2 vga outputs? Also, is there a way I am overlooking to hook up my monitors? Maybe leave mine in the original built in monitor hookup and get a single vga pci card and hook them up to run dual monitors?
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Ussually onboard video ussually doent play well with pci cards Sometimes this can work but rarely does

Being as you dont have a great system to start with i would not invest too much into it so i would recomend a moderately priced dual monitor pci card like a ati radeon 7000 or a matrox card like the G400 mms G450 or G550 Nvida also has some ok options
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Matrox G450 http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3403051522&category=3762

ATI radeon 7000 http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3403532768&category=3762

Ati readon 9000 http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3402618037&category=3762

These probably arent the best deals price wise you can find but they are reasonable and you get the idea
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