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1 monitor PC, 1 monitor TV.......

by anawanahuanana / December 16, 2007 8:56 AM PST

Hi.
I'm hoping that someone here can help me with my problem.
I am currently using a PC with Windows XP SP2 and an LCD monitor in the standard single monitor config. I want to buy a second monitor and a TV tuner card and mount this away from the PC. Will I be able to select the PC to display TV on 1 monitor, and the desktop on the other? If so is it an easy selection to make? I've used twin monitors before for the desktop only but never really played around with it. Can you even run both D-SUB and DVI outputs from the graphics card at the same time? Hope it's OK to post this here, as it's kind of a crossover question. I may post it in the Home Cinema forums too I think...
Thanks in advance for any advice.

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