DuaL monitor with gtx 660 Tags: Gtx Dual Monitors Monitors Graphics Last response: June 30, 2013 2:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share kevinmaster5000 June 29, 2013 9:30:34 PM Hello, So right now I have a gtx 660 with a vg278h monitor, I'm planning to get a second monitor, presumably the ve278h. First of all, 2 monitors will put more stress on my computer right? Second, if I turn of my second monitor I got by clicking the power button, will it automatically stop feeding of my graphics card? If not how to stop? When I turn on my computer, will it have it running in both monitors backround? I play some heavy games, so if I to a second monitor how would I have to turn it on then off later so it stops feeding? What will appen if I turn on my second monitor? Sorry about all the questions but I needa know More about : dual monitor gtx 660 dingo07 a b C Monitor June 29, 2013 9:37:03 PM no, there won't be more stress on the computer, there will be more stress on the gpu you need to keep both monitors on - if you have the desktop Extended, otherwise all your icons will shift to the primary monitor when you open a program you move the window to which monitor you want that program to run on, and after closing it, windows remembers so the next time you run it, it opens in that window there's a handy tool called Actual Multiple Monitors - http://www.actualtools.com/multiplemonitors/ m 0 l kevinmaster5000 June 29, 2013 9:41:50 PM dingo07 said:no, there won't be more stress on the computer, there will be more stress on the gpu you need to keep both monitors on - if you have the desktop Extended, otherwise all your icons will shift to the primary monitor when you open a program you move the window to which monitor you want that program to run on, and after closing it, windows remembers so the next time you run it, it opens in that window there's a handy tool called Actual Multiple Monitors - http://www.actualtools.com/multiplemonitors/ Would the stress on the GPS be relieved if I simply turned it off with the physical key buttom? And all I want to do is do 2 different things on 2 different monitors on the same gpu, and do the same thing on that actual monitor thing m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kevinmaster5000 June 30, 2013 2:57:49 PM bump m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDual GTX 660 SLI and Triple Monitor Gaming Forum SolvedGtx 660 ti 2gb good enough for dual monitor gaming? Forum Nvidia Gegorce GTX660 Ti dual monitor issues Forum SolvedDoes the MSI GTX 660 / R9 270X Dual-X support dual monitors ? Forum SolvedCan dual gtx 660s handle 2 or 3 monitors Forum GTX660 Dual monitor problem Forum SolvedDual Monitors with the GTX 660ti Forum Solvedsli gtx 660ti 2gb or buy gtx 760 4gb for dual monitors Forum Nvidia geforce gtx 660 dual monitor display issues Forum SolvedDual SLI GTX 660Ti enough for 3 1080p Monitors? Forum SolvedGetting Dual 27 Crossover Monitors to work with EVGA GTX 660 Ti Forum How to Setup Dual Monitors With an EVGA GTX 660 Ti Forum Can I run dual monitors on a GTX 660Ti and also can I use 2 different cables ex. HDMI and DP on the different monitors? Forum Dual monitors GTX660 2GB Forum Can a GTX 660ti handle dual monitors? Forum SolvedSapphire R9 270X Dual-X 2GB or Gigabyte GTX 660 Ti 2GB Windforce? Forum SolvedZotac synery edition gtx 660 vs Sapphire dual x r7 265 Forum SolvedDual gtx 660's for Gaming Forum SolvedDual Intel Xeon 5400 and GTX 660 gaming Forum SolvedNeed new monitor for GTX660 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !