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3-4 Monitor Set up with Windows 7 x64

Has anyone had success in running a triple monitor setup on a Windows 7 64bit machine with dual video cards (1 PCI and 1 PCI-e) ? We used to run the same set up on windows XP with older video cards and worked fine, but with Windows 7 we seem to get some lagging on the video output for the PCI video card. The full specs are listed below:

Genuine Windows® 7 Professional, 64-bit
Intel® Core™ i5 2400 Processor (3.1GHz, 6M
512MB AMD RADEON HD 6350 Video Card PCI-E
320GB 7,200 RPM 3.5" SATA, 6.0Gb/s Hard Drive with 16MB Cache
VisionTek 3450 512mb PCI Dual Monitor Video Card
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PCI video cards aren't fast enough for windows aero effects. Disabling Aero effects should alleviate the issue. Other solutions would be to get and pci-e video card if another slot is available or get a quad head pci-e video card.
Yeah I tried disabling the windows aero and it seemed to get worse.


Look at an Eyefinity 5 card enabling you to support up to 5 displays - you'll also need DisplayPort to VGA/DVI or HDMI as appropriate and these need to be AMD certified.

AMD 5770 and AMD 6770 variants are available.

An alternative would be a Nvidia Quadro NVS 425 or similar - these are designed for multi-display setups.



I ended up going with ATI 100-505588 FireMV 2450 and seemed to work great. Thanks for your help.
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