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Is it possible to run Intel 4000 and nvidia geforce 650m sli

by jmax5955 / March 16, 2013 10:22 AM PDT

I have a laptop that has both intel 4000 hd and nvidia geforce 650m. is it possible to run both together? The manufacturer disabled the intell graphics card. Any software that can enable it to run both?

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2013 10:25 AM PDT
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Thanks. Few questions
by jmax5955 / March 16, 2013 11:02 AM PDT
In reply to: Maybe.

This laptop was built for gaming so it has good cooling fans. How would this shorten the life span? Also where can i check the legitamitcy of this software

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 17, 2013 12:41 AM PDT
In reply to: Thanks. Few questions

1. More heat = lower life span. Not much new here.
2. Sorry but as you can guess I haven't used it. Try the web.

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