Topic Title: Eyefinity scaling problem + windows display problem
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 06/06/2013 07:21 AM
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Slickk
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Hi all , im having some issues with seting up my eyefinity 5x1.

GPU - 2xcrossfire Asus HD7970-DC2T-3GD5

DVI > hdmi x 2

Display port > hdmi x3

Problem 1 - Windows disply says "unable to save settings" whenever i try to extend desktop to any more than 3 screens ( sometimes only lets me save 2)

all drivers are up to date and i am also using active adapters

Problem 2 - Whenever  i get 3 screens working 1 is always out of scales and CCC has grayed out scaling options.

here are my cpu specs

O/S - Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Motherboard -Asus Rampage IV Extreme 

CPU - Intel Core i7 3970X Extreme 

Ram - Corsair 32GB Kit (4x8GB) DDR3 Dominator Platinum C9 1600MHz

GPU - 2 x crossfire Asus HD7970-DC2T-3GD5 water cooled

PSU - Corsair AX1200i

Cooling - EK H3O HFX 240mm Liquid Cooling Kit

Storage - 1 x Intel 520 SSD 240GB , 1 x 2TB WD HDD

Display - Eyefinity 5x1 42" kogen lcd

 

any help would be great

Thanks

 

 06/22/2013 11:56 AM
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Dr. Zhivago
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Are the DP > HDMI adapters Active? They will need to be to enable Eyefinity setups beyond 2 monitors. Look at the link below for validated, Active DP/mDP > HDMI, DVI and VGA adapters. I buy the Accell adapters because they always work.

http://support.amd.com/us/eyefinity/Pages/eyefinity-dongles.aspx

 

Hope this helps.

 



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