Are two external monitors supported on a Dell Latitude 3450??

I have a company supplied Dell Latitude 3450 (it certainly would not be a personal choice).  I am trying to attach two external monitors to the laptop, one through the VGA connection and one through a USB port using a j5Create - JUA210 VGA display adapter.  I cannot get it to work.  Does this laptop support two external displays?  if so, is there another hardware piece required?

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Edson CongoloIT Infrastructure AnalystCommented:
Yes you can connect two external display, but  in some cases you can buy Dell docking stations, but first check if the drivers are detected or not.
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mcarsonsrAuthor Commented:
Than you.  How do I check for the correct drivers?
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mcarsonsrAuthor Commented:
By the way, when I attach either external monitor separately to the VGA connection they work as a single external monitor.

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Edson CongoloIT Infrastructure AnalystCommented:
To check to the correct drivers just go to the official page and search for the latest drivers for your laptop, just follow the link http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/19/product-support/product/vostro-3450/drivers.

You can change the settings in windows going to screen resolution settings and in Multiple display option click extend these display option.
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mcarsonsrAuthor Commented:
I conducted the search for the latest drivers and I am up to date.  Also, the screen resolution settings will not recognize the third display, only the laptop display and one external display.  Does this likely mean I need a docking station?

Thank you for your asisstance
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Edson CongoloIT Infrastructure AnalystCommented:
To a 3rd monitor you can use an external USB video card, You can buy this specific model http://www.amazon.com/Plugable-Graphics-Multiple-Monitors-1920x1080/dp/B004AIJE9G/ref=pd_sim_147_4/192-3420936-1290814?ie=UTF8&refRID=0QA9WPNFFHRWG6XKPNXS, but first make sure if is this video card compatible with your laptop/operating system or not.

Another option is to buy a docking station.

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mcarsonsrAuthor Commented:
A USB connection did not fix the problem, but an HDMI cable did.

Thank you for your assistance
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Edson CongoloIT Infrastructure AnalystCommented:
You're welcome.
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