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enable motherboard port for three monitor setup Leonovo H430

2013-02-15, 6:32 AM

Hello

 

I have a Lenovo H430 running windows 7 home prem 64-bit w/ 8 GB RAM and an Nvidia GeForce GT 620 2 GB video card. I have two monitors hooked up to the GeForce and a third hooked up to the motherboard port.

 

I have gone into the BIOS and I have three choices - Auto, PCIe and Integrated. I have tried all three and I can't get my third monitor fired up. I bought this computer and the video card only about six months ago. I'd hate to have to go out and spent money on another card with three ports. Please advise.

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Re: enable motherboard port for three monitor setup Leonovo H430

2013-05-02, 22:33 PM

hi dmille,

 

Welcome to Lenovo Forums!

 

The GeForce GT 620 2 GB video card that is connected to your mainboard will automatically Disable the onboard Graphics.

If your Ge Force only have 2 ports for display then the only option you can have with making it work is to get a splitter like this, This will only clone what's on the other VGA display

 

But if your really intend to have Three Display with extended Settings, You are really need a Three Port Graphics Card.

 

Hope this helps,



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