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HP Envy 17t-j000 w/ 740M - Triple monitor setup questions

Q: HP Envy 17t-j000 w/ 740M - Triple monitor setup questions

Hey guys,

I'm needing some information that is extremely hard to come by.

The 740m in the HP Envy 17t-j000, does anyone know, or does anyone know WHERE to look (Google failed me, or I failed Google!) to find out whether it needs ACTIVE displayport -> HDMI adapters?

I question this because I know the 57xx series from ATI required active. The card only supported 1 RAMDAC signal (or something?) and the Nvidia's tech seems different. According to HP support, passive will work fine. I need to have the adapters ordered ASAP, but I do not want to order the incorrect ones.

Any assistance is appreciated.

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A:Questions related to Building A "Triple Monitor Setup"?

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2) Asus gets my vote every day of the week
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A:Color anomoly on single monitor of triple monitor setup.

Sounded like a stuck pixel until you mentioned it doesn't show itself in solid black. It's possible it still could be though, have you tried any of the remedies?

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A:Triple monitor setup

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A:Triple monitor setup - How?

More video cards, well, one more though there are or were some specialized cards from Matrox I think that had even more output ports for additional monitors.

Now I see they have something called the TripleHead to Go which is a breakout box to control three monitors but I don't know if it supports 1920x1200.
 

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A:Triple Monitor Setup

You wouldn't split the DVI signal (except with special cards I've only seen on IBM machines) to display on two monitors. Instead, and probably easiest, you would put another PCI card in your machine giving you support for 3 or 4 monitors if you please.
 

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A:disable touch pad HP ENVY 15t-j000

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A:ATI Radeon HD 5700 - Triple monitor setup, unable to save

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A:HP Envy 15t-J000 far left screw stripped

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A:Unable to install Win7 on ENVY 15t-j000

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A:Wifi not detected on HP Envy 15 j000 after BIOS (F.36) updat...

I have a similar problem where my HP no longer detects wireless devices.  Will someone from HP please look at this problem ASAP.

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A:Left hinge of HP ENVY SELECT 15T-J000 NOTEBOOK is broken

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A:Dual Monitor setup questions

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Tram 1



Now what, seriously! what should I be expecting?

Having restarted the PC, everything seemed/s to be working fine in as much as on my ASUS everything is normal, my desktop is showing along with desktop icons and the back ground wall paper but on the second monitor just the wall paper is showing, no icons nothing.

I can drag my mouse cursor across from screen to screen, I can drag a document over to the second monitor but when I click to open, it only opens on the main monitor.

What am I not understanding, is this how it should be or where have I gone wrong in setting things up?


Sounds like you've set it up correctly.

If you want the icons on the 2nd screen, simply drag and drop them there.

A lot of apps will always open on the 'main' display initially, but if you open your document, place it on the second screen and then minimize and maximize it a few times, it should 'remember' to open on the second display next time.

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A:Questions About Duel Monitor Setup

Hi, Can I ask why Your are not pursuing a warranty repair on that computer? or was it a refurb model?
 
What is the make and Model.
 
Good Luck
Roger

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A:A few questions about dual monitor setup

Just in case you didn't get it on IRC here's the link...

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/pro/using/howto/customize/multimonitor.asp
 

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A:Triple Network Setup

  
Quote: Originally Posted by JerometheGiraff


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It is standard practice to load operating systems in chronological order so installing vista last may cause the other operating systems to cease booting.

The result will depend on where the actual boot files are currently held - can you post a screenshot of your current configuration, to enable us to see exactly what may need to be altered

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You cannot delete D because it`s the Active partition and has the system files on it.

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Why is there a gap between C and H, please post an unedited shot of Disk Management.

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A:Triple Monitor Set-Up help?

fflink,
welcome to tech support guy,
.
if you're just looking for dimensions,
try:
http://www.tigerdirect.com/
then choose monitors & lcd on the left menu
then choose whatever monitors you want the dimensins for
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/triple-monitor-set-up-help.806242/
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A:Going triple monitor

If you want an extended destop on 3 screens you are going to need to get another video card. I would recommend another Ati card so you can configure your desktop trough the ATI catalyst program. If you decide to go with something else here is a program that may help you.

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A:Triple monitor IGD+PEG

i gave up
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A:Triple monitor set up

Nvidia Surround supported cards

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A:Triple Monitor Display? Is it possible

Yes. Provided the PCI card is compatable it works fine.
Thats assuming a recent version of Windows.

An extensive signature with specs is noted, except for the most important bit.
What operating system/version??
 

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Today I upgraded from Windows to Windows before I upgraded I issue. monitor Triple had been running monitors Everything Triple monitor issue. was copasetic however after the upgrade I can no longer run screens but Windows Triple monitor issue. is not really telling my why Pre-requisites - Windows and my AMD vision control centre detect that the other monitor is in fact there but will only allow me to run at a time screen shot provided - I have updated to the latest driver for my video card screen shot provided - I have checked all monitors and cables on another machine in my house everything works perfectly - I have used the all mighty Google to search for anyone with a related issue came across articles with similar problems none resolved - edit I am using DVI input HDMI input AND display port I also tried using an active display port adapter to no avail Any help advice would be greatly appreciated to help resolve this issue as I am out of ideas

A:Triple monitor issue.

I have resolved this issue now so I though I would leave this comment behind help people in the future.
All I did was unplug my computer take out my video card completely and re-seat it.
After that I booted up and presto! all worked as normal.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f320/triple-monitor-issue-807201.html
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A:Triple monitor flash

Not that I'm aware. Windows and the drivers aren't written with TV sharing in mind. They expect any device connected to be in use.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/triple-monitor-flash.1082498/
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I like the Samsung in the center. So should I get another HP to make it symmetrical or get a Asus VS24AH-P (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236331)?

I'm leaning towards the Asus and if I do choose that one, I'll use it as my center monitor.

TL;DR:

HP LA2405x T240 vs. Asus VS24AH-P for third monitor in non-uniform triple screen set up.
 

A:Monitor for Triple Screen set up

Personal preference and/or price.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/monitor-for-triple-screen-set-up.1115905/
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How would this work out, would it just be one extended screen or do you have different things on each monitor, please lighten me up.

Thanks.

A:Dual/Triple Monitor

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Faceofjoe421


How would this work out, would it just be one extended screen or do you have different things on each monitor, please lighten me up.

Thanks.


You can do either one. I have separate things on each one most of the time....my browser on one side, and my media player or whatever else I am doing on the other side. I use DisplayFusion: Multi-Monitor Taskbar, Multi-Monitor Screen Savers, HotKeys, Multi-Monitor Wallpaper, Windows Logon Changer and more....

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A:triple monitor with a GeForce GTS 250

Envida FX 5200 will work with the latest vista driver. It's a PCI DX9. $39 Newegg. I just got it going with Win 7 Pro 32 Bit.

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Thanks

A:Triple monitor wallpapers...

There probably aren't a lot of them out there.
A trick you can use to find properly sized images would be to do a google image search and set the size using the exactly link on the side to 5940x1080.
then just search a letter from the alphabet one at a time.
I did "a" here
a - Google Search

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A:triple monitor not working

Am I correct in assuming that the two monitors from the 8800GT are working alright?

If you are on x86, download this, extract and then install using the device manager for the FX 5200.

http://www.nvidia.com/object/winvista_x86_96.85_2.html

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A:Triple Monitor shortcuts

Charms Bar►Devices►Project?

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A:Best triple monitor solution?

My roommate just went the three-monitor route and found it simplest to just add a 5770 to the 4870 she already had. By the time you track down Display Port adapters and whatnot it turned out to be cheaper, too. It was also a lot easier than swapping out a motherboard would have been. There is the added benefit of being to upgrade one video card at a time if there is ever a need for it.

I know some people run mixed drivers (ATi/nVidia) with no problem, but I think that doing that doubles (or maybe squares) your chances of trouble.

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A:Triple Monitor Q&A - USB to VGA solutions?

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A:Help a noob with his triple monitor set up?!

Hello there, first of all. you need to fill your system specs with your actual computer specs, not your email.. hehe.

Download Speccy - System Information - Free Download and post a screen shot of the summary for us to see the components in your PC.

Additionally, a single Nvidia card can't handle 3 monitors at the same time. but in SLI they're capable.

Post the Speccy screenshot, please

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A:Triple monitor with M73 Tiny

pendot wrote:
According to information I found I should be able to use three monitors with this computer. What am I missing? BTW, I installed the latest updates, drivers and BIOS.
 

Tiny's support, with the optional port installed, 3 physical video ports, and 3 monitors.  
 
Did you find information that says 3 monitors on the same DP are supported? 
 

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A:Triple monitor gaming suggestions?

first of all it would help if you gave us your complete system specs.
gaming on 3 monitors will need a pretty powerful graphics card.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/triple-monitor-gaming-suggestions.177543/
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A:Slight Triple Monitor Issue!

Any devices connected to the Eclipse are controlled via the Eclipse app, not Windows. At least from what I can see in the User Manual.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/slight-triple-monitor-issue.1060762/
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A:Windows 8 - Triple Monitor Issue

If you hit the "-" button way over on the lower left on your far left monitor, it will shrink the Tiles area, then you can move the groups around and name them. That might give you a start. But you have to first arrange each group how you want them. Then when you press "-" you can move them to the monitor you want.

I hate Metro too, I don't WANT to like it heh. But I like what you got going there.

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A:Window 8.1 Triple Monitor Weirdness

i would say its because the minmum resolution thing as well 1366x768 is the lowest to have metro apps working right and 1024x768 is the minimum for win 8 in general to function. you could try looking in your laptop graphic settings though and see if your scaling is setup funny in that? what model is your laptop?

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Sorry if started this in the wrong category but I am needing to setup 3 monitors to my desktop for work purposes. My motherboard is a gigabyte h55m-s2h it has a vga port dvi port and hdmi port. I have a monitor plugged into each port but the monitor that is plugged into the dvi port is not seen and the monitor it self displays "no signal" when powered on. In windows screen resolution it shows my monitors that are connected to my hdmi port and my vga port. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you
 

A:Triple monitor on Gigabyte H55M-S2H not working

The problem is that the Graphics card on the chip does not support 3 Monitor outputs which is why you cannot do that. You will need an add on GPU to do so on this machine.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/triple-monitor-on-gigabyte-h55m-s2h-not-working.200253/
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25" plugged in with a Display Port to HDMI adapter
19" plugged in with a Standard VGA cable
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A:HD5450 Triple Monitor Support Problem

What I would do first is clear out the multiple-monitor setting by switching to just one monitor, restarting that way, and re-apply the desktop extension.

When you click "Detect" does it give you all three screens to work with, at least?

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The GPU is fine because the 2nd monitor is also put on that card and is displaying correctly.
And I'm certain since the monitor displays correctly in win10
I think it's a driver issue but installing latest GPU drivers didn't solve this issue.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/ana9efporl...04503.jpg?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/j46ided3j6...04701.jpg?dl=0

What you see in the last pic is not bad camera quality, that is actually what is displayed on the monitor. I can barely read it.

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A:Dual monitor setup locks 144Hz monitor at 60Hz

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A:Radeon HD 6670 Dual Monitor setup not detecting 2nd monitor

I would try one of these before giving up on the monitor:

Rosewill 10ft. DVI-A (24+5) Male to HD15 VGA Male Analog Video Cable w/ Ferrites Cores, Model RCW-900 - Newegg.com

Forget adapters, you might not a have a compatible one, the DVI connector has many variants.

Look at that cable end and make sure it would fit on your video card's female DVI connector (it should), it's DVI-A (analog only) to VGA which is analog only....

More info:

http://www.datapro.net/techinfo/dvi_cables.html

http://www.cableorganizer.com/articl...or-pinout.html

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A:Radeon HD 6670 Dual Monitor setup not detecting 2nd monitor

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Weeg


I am having troubles getting my dual monitors back.
Initially had a GeForce 8400GS 512MB PCI video card and was using the on board video (Biostar G41 M7 MB) for dual VGA monitor setup.

I've installed a Radeon HD 6670 1GB PCI-E video card with monitor one setup via DVI to VGA adapter on output one and 2nd monitor on VGA onboard video.
I cannot get the second monitor to detect in any configuration. Tried looking in BIOS of MB, using 2nd DVI (w/ vga adapter) on Radeon card.


I don't understand why you are using a combination of DVI (to VGA) out of your HD6670 to one monitor, and also using the VGA out of your motherboard to the other monitor.

Am I interpreting what you've done correctly? You are using just the DVI output from your HD6670 through a DVI-to-VGA adapter and on to your first monitor, and also using the VGA output from the onboard graphics of the motherboard to feed the second monitor? If so, this is very wrong.

Your new HD6670 has TWO video outputs of its own: one is DVI, and the other is VGA. You should connect your second analog monitor to the VGA output of the HD6670, not to the onboard graphics VGA output.

Also, if you can disable the onboard graphics in the BIOS that's definitely what you should do when you install an external video card as you've done. At the very least you should give priority to the new PCIe video over PCI (which was your old GeForce card, and probably onboard graphics chip as well?), although "AUTO" might be just as acceptable. I'd still disable onboard graphics if I could.

You might have been using a combination of the old GeForce video card and onboard graphics before (did that GeForce card only have a single output?), but the new HD6670 has dual-output of its own, and that's how you should connect your two monitors... to the two outputs of the HD6670. I suspect that while your old dual-monitor setup was kind of a kluge of PCI-GeForce and PCI-onboard graphics and worked fine, the new setup involving the PCIe 2.1 HD6670 is a different beast entirely. Probably the onboard graphics output is being suppressed by the BIOS in light of the PCIe graphics card, but who knows.

Anyway the correct setup for you is to use the dual video outputs of your HD6670 to support your dual monitors. You should NOT be using onboard graphics at all, and if possible it should be disabled in the BIOS settings of your motherboard.

The ATI Catalyst drivers that manage your HD6670 are prepared to support your two monitors directly connected to the two video outputs on the HD6670 itself. The DVI->VGA adapter to one monitor, and VGA to the second monitor... this is a standard setup.

Have you installed or upgraded to the latest Catalyst drivers from the ATI/AMD support site? This is a good idea.

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Right click on your desktop, select Screen Resolution, then click on the screen you want to make primary. Select Multiple Displays, and it should be there!

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My desktop has my LCD monitor through Display Port and my TV through DVI. What I do is have my multiple monitors set to "Extend these displays" and make the LCD the primary display. Ive included two pictures of what my settings look like, first is with the LCD(1) selected and the second is the TV(2).

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I primarily use my TV for watching movies/tv, Media Player Classic does a great job of being able to open to fullscreen in either monitor, regardless of how the monitors are setup.

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A:Dual monitor setup hdmi to vga on 2nd monitor shows nothing

Dave welcome to the Seven Forums.

That cable won't work unless the VGA port on the computer/laptop supports digital (highly unlikely), as VGA is an analogue signal and HDMI is digital. To get it to work you would need some kind of converter not an adapter, which that cable essentially is.

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LG E2241V-BN: 22" Full HD LED LCD Monitor | LG USA

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A:dual boot setup issue HP envy with win8 pre-installed

Welcome to EightForums.

Take a look at the NOTE at end this tutorial:
Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7

Also take note of Step Three, you will need the BIOS setting.

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