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kbcad
05-11-2011, 11:01 AM
I have a Dell Inspiron 530 Intel 2 core 2.33 GHz, 3072 Mb RAM, o/s Win XP SP3, video card Nvidia GE Force 8600GT.
I am running 2 monitors off this system (for MS FSX) but would like to run 3 monitors. Advice on how to proceed
requested. All help much appreciated. KB.

Speedy Gonzales
05-11-2011, 11:23 AM
Does it have 3 outputs on it?

kbcad
05-11-2011, 11:40 AM
G'day, Speedy - no, just 2. KB

Speedy Gonzales
05-11-2011, 11:49 AM
May have to install another card then.

kbcad
05-11-2011, 12:10 PM
Can I just install another card, say a Nvidia that supports 3 monitors (if there is one?) without any other changes to my PC? KB

Trev
05-11-2011, 12:14 PM
Maybe here http://www.matrox.com/graphics/en/products/gxm/th2go/
:)

Zippity
05-11-2011, 01:36 PM
Great for about $700 :( :(

feersumendjinn
05-11-2011, 01:56 PM
This may help
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multi-monitor
You could use two normal video cards in an SLI (or Crossfire?) mobo (not connected with bridge).
According to this though, this wouldnt work in XP (wont accept multiple video drivers, but W7 does).
http://forum.recordingreview.com/f45/help-running-three-monitors-38737/