Topic Title: Radeon HD 6900 Problem connecting more than 2 monitors Help Please...
Topic Summary: Mini display port connection problems
Created On: 01/25/2014 12:14 PM
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 01/25/2014 12:14 PM
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Rayrosher
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Hi all so here's my problem I have the follwoing! Powercolor Radeon HD6950 Vortex.II, 

2, DGM 26"  1920x1200 monitors with the following ways to connct them, Dvi, Hdmi, and Vga, I also have a Wacom DTf-720 VGA only graphic's tablet 1280x1024

 heres the problem! outputs from the 6900 are 1xHDMI, 2xdvi, 2xMini displayport

Monitor 1 DGM connected via Dvi to Dvi works fine

Monitor 2 DGM HDMI to HDMI works fine

Monitor 3 Wacom  (VGA Monitor) to DVI on G/C via VGA to DVi cable Nothing,

If I unplug one of the dgm monitors I can get the wacom to work

i take it I need a minidisplay port adapter!  

Their are so many out their can anyone point me in the right direction to get the correct adapter, so i can get all 3 monitors working with this card 

Thanks ray

 

My Graphics card is an AMD HD6900 series with the following information taken from the catalyst  control panel

Graphics Card Manufacturer Powered by AMD

Graphics Chipset AMD Radeon HD 6900 Series

Device ID 6719

Vendor ID 1002

Subsystem ID 2307

Subsystem Vendor ID 1787

Graphics Bus Capability PCI Express 2.0

Maximum Bus Setting PCI Express 2.0 x16

BIOS Version 013.011.000.008

BIOS Part Number 113-C2040100-R03

BIOS Date 2011/04/07

Memory Size 2048 MB

Memory Type GDDR5

Core Clock in MHz 850 MHz

Memory Clock in MHz 1300 MHz

Total Memory Bandwidth in GByte/s 166.4 GByte/s

Driver Packaging Version 13.251-131206a-165817C-ATI

Provider Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

2D Driver Version 8.01.01.1360

2D Driver File Path /REGISTRY/MACHINE/SYSTEM/ControlSet001/Control/Class/{4d36e968-e325-11ce-bfc1-08002be10318}/0001

Direct3D Version 9.14.10.01001

OpenGL Version 6.14.10.12618

AMD Catalyst Control Center Version 2013.1206.1603.28764

 

UPDATE 
Here's info on the card maker

 Powercolor Radeon HD6950 Vortex.II, 



Edited: 01/25/2014 at 04:33 PM by Rayrosher
 01/29/2014 01:55 AM
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ChoGGi
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works fine for me

http://www.amazon.com/Accell-B087B-006B-DisplayPort-Single-Link-Certified/dp/B004071ZXA

 

if you want a different one (hdmi), then make sure it says active adapter and ati eyefinity validated

 01/29/2014 05:02 PM
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Rayrosher
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Ok thanks Ill give it a go! at least i know what I need now!

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