Topic Title: multiple monitors - R9 270X
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Created On: 11/08/2013 12:34 PM
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 11/08/2013 12:34 PM
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I wonder how do I connect 2 monitors on board R9 270X, I'm using the DVI outputs and tried to use the HDMI output but I could not, can someone help me?

 11/08/2013 01:09 PM
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Should be just as simple as plugging them up. Its not rocket science to get them to work.(at least it better not be, although it may be if you had a bad output)  If you plugged it up useing an HDMI , and DVI. And you can't get two screens. I'd chalk it up to a bad output if catalyst can't dectect the second screen in windows. 

Try useing a different combination of outputs on the back of the card. 


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Are you saying the 2 worked with dvi+dvi but doesn't with dvi+hdmi?

I ask because I can't get 2 to work using dvi-d+dvi-i.  Both show the bios messages and even the windows loading screen.  But the digital monitor shows "no display signal" when the "Press CTRL-ALT-DEL to log on" message is displayed.

This happens in both XP SP3 and 7.

Digital monitor is connected using dvi-d. Second is an old vga crt and is connected to my card's dvi-i using a vga 2 dvi-i adapter.

This: is about 3 monitors, but maybe the part about the two dvi applies.  It says for dvi+dvi+hdmi, the dvi monitors must be identical.

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