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Dell Optiplex GX620 with dual monitors

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I have a dell optiplex gx620. It has a built in vga and I added a dvi card. I want to use dual monitors. Since I installed the dvi card the vga is disabled. Can you enable both at the same time? Will this work?
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Dell has instructions on setting up your dual displays.
http://www.dell.com/content/topics/global.aspx/solutions/en/why_optiplex_dual?c=us&cs=22&l=en&s=dfh
Once you select the link above you will need to select the link entitled:
"How to enable dual displays on your OptiPlex system"

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So i will need a Y-connector and only use the dvi correct?
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I believe that would work. That is the process I use here from time to time.
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