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AGP card with dual monitor support

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can anyone reccomend an inexpensive AGP video card that has dual monitor support? My client needs to be able to hook up a projector to their computer. Thanks
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by:comtekso
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Can a "Y" cable be used to accomplish the same results?
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jarich earned 125 total points
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Matrox has been a leader in dual monitor video cards for sometime now.
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProductDesc.asp?description=14-106-143&depa=1
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by:Callandor
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A Radeon 9200SE should work.  A Y cable would not work, because you would get a voltage drop and the picture will be dark on both outputs.  You could use a distribution amp, but they cost about $100.
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by:jarich
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Here for your review, is a list of the dual vga cards NewEgg offers.
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduct.asp?submit=property&DEPA=1
Jerry
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