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No "Onboard" option in BIOS to use onboard graphics card, after installing a dedicated video card

I have an ECS motherboard with onboard ATI Radeon HD 4250 graphics with DVI and VGA ports. I was using the DVI earlier. I installed a NVDIA GeForce 210 PCIe x16 card and started using a dual monitor setup with its DVI and VGA. Now I would like to have a 3 monitor setup. I returned to BIOS to make onboard graphics a default option, but I do not see any way of telling the BIOS to use the onboard graphics. Only two options in "Init Display First" are PCI and PCIe. I confirmed that under "Integrated Peripherals" menu in BIOS, Onboard graphics is set to "UMA" (and not 'disabled' - these are only two options there). So, basically I am unable to use both the onboard graphics and PCIe card together to make a 3 monitor extended desktop. What am I doing wrong? Is this a MB limitation (to use either or)? What are my options?

Any help greatly appreciated!!

Motherboard: ECS A885GM-A2 (v1.1)
Video card: Gigabit x16 PCIe Nvidia GeForce 210
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  1. in that same menu under primany display output should be a line called mulity monitor where it turns on the ipgpu and the gpu at the same time.
  2. Thanks smorizio. But no, there is no option like that. This is all I see:

    Internal Graphics mode = UMA
    Init Display First = PCI
    Memory Remap Feature = Enabled
    HDMI Audio = Enabled.
  3. Best answer
    looks like you need to pick up a cheap video card. looks like on your bios the onboard vidoe gets turned off when i gpu is installed.
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