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3 Monitors, 2 through Graphics Card, 1 through Onboard from Mobo ?

By offtherails2010 ·
I have an asus crossfire II mobo and asus 9800gt graphics card with 2 monitors attatched to it but want to connect my 3rd monitor, will my pc get messed up if i connect the 3rd monitor to the onboard graphics on the mobo ???

Calling all Experts - Please Help !!!
Many Thanks in advance!

PS i have windows 7 ultimate 64bit with 8gb DDR2 800 Mhz ram, if that helps

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It likely won't do anything

by Slayer_ In reply to 3 Monitors, 2 through Gra ...

The onboard graphics get turned off when you use a video card.

I believe nVidia has a way around this, unsure about ATI. for nVidia, if the boards onboard graphics are nVidia, and the card is nVidia, they can work together.

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Hmmm, nice! And thank you so much!

by offtherails2010 In reply to It likely won't do anythi ...

i will be testing that out when i get back home!
Again many thanks for your advise!
Also please check out my other post for raid-0 if you could also help there too!!

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