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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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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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Than you.  How do I check for the correct drivers?
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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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.
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?

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

Thank you for your assistance
You're welcome.
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