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Hi there, I would like to know if I can run 2 games at the same time on one pc and play them on 2 different monitors with different mouse and keyboards.

My computer spec:

OPERATING SYSTEM:
Windows 2.6.1.7600
CPU TYPE:
Intel® Core™2 Quad CPU Q8200 @ 2.33GHz
CPU SPEED:
2.35 GHz
SYSTEM MEMORY:
8 GB
VIDEO CARD MODEL:
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
VIDEO CARD MEMORY:
3.97 GB
VIDEO CARD DRIVER:
nvd3dum.dll
DESKTOP RESOLUTION:
1920x1200
HARD DISK SIZE:
965.66 GB
HARD DISK FREE SPACE:
594.72 GB

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by:burrcm
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Nope. You will need another PC.

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by:MadShiva
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Dear,

I would say that's hard to answer without more information. What game would you run on the computer ? Does one of these game could use other control than keyboard / mouse.

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by:mropenmind
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In fact I will try to test it now. I have all the hardware. Let me see.
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shahzoor earned 500 total points
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With extended desktop setting you can have two different monitors and can run two different games at the same time but the problem will be of the keyboard and mouse
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ASTER V7 fixed everything.
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by:shahzoor
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there are some hardware devices available as well which allow dual input of mouse and keyboard
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/teamplayer-use-multiple-keyboard-and-mice-on-one-system/
http://www.thinsoftinc.com/index.aspx
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by:Anthony Russo
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Does this seem to fit what you are looking for:

http://international.ibik-soft.com/

"Forget about thin clients and terminals! ASTER is a program (and only a program!), which allows several users to work with one computer independently as if each of them had their own PC."
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