Dual monitors

Posted on 2006-04-13
Last Modified: 2010-04-25

I need to set up dual monitors for a uers with a dell with XP Professional and a single video card.

Do I have to purchase:

1. A video splitter cable?

2. An additional "regular" video card?

3. A video card with two output connections?

4. A "special" video card of some kind that I can add?

Question by:Bonnie_K
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    I've run in to trouble attempting to use a PCI or AGP card while attempting to use the onboard video. Just for future reference. My suggestion is to get a dual port video card. Then it's just a matter of going in to the video settings to adjust which monitor is left and right, etc. :-)
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