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Hello, basically i have just bought a new LCD tv that i can link my pc up to however as i'll only really be using this tv for gaming through my pc alot of the time i will be using my standard monitor. Now all i have at the moment is a VGA cable that i keep having to switch back and forth between monitors which i dont want to keep having to do so my question is what is the best way to connect both the monitors at the same time please?? I only have 1 vga slot and a dvi slot (not sure that's relevant or not though)

Any help is appreciated as always :wave:
 

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If your graphics card has both VGA and DVI ports, can't you use the VGA for your monitor and the DVI for the LCD TV or vice-verca? There are VGA-DVI adapters available if you need one, they're very cheap and easy to fit. Alternatively, you could use a DVI KVM switch. Examples: http://www.shopbot.com.au/p-33586-448352.html
 

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Yes thankyou after doing a bit more research on this i bought a DVI-HDMI cable however when using it with my LCD it is extremely hard to get it to fill the screen correctly, it's all enlarged and strange, and unlike if i used the VGA port of the tv which has a 'auto-adjust' feature when using the HDMI slot it doesn't.

So that said i think now i'm just gonna get a DVI-VGA cable like you said instead I've heard that really there isn't a massive amount of difference between digital and analog with a computer anyway.
 

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OK so i got the cable today and everything is all good except now in the nvidia control panel i don't have the option for 'dual-view'.

Basically all i can do is use singke display, clone, or horizontal or vertical span which both just look too weird imo

How come i could use dual-view with a digital and analog connection but now not with it connected to 2 analog sources?
 
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