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Resolution suddenly changed

I have an 18.5 inch Samsung monitor and I'm using 1360x768 resolution all the time. My Graphics card is NVIDIA Quadro FX 3500. The the display suddenly changed when I open my computer today. All the ...
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HP Quadro 6000 in Custom Build Not Recognized at All

I just put together a custom build with components listed below. I'm having trouble with an HP-branded Quadro 6000 I bought off of eBay. It is apparently getting power as green LEDs near the 6-pin and ...
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GPU - what is the benefit of additional shader cores and VRAM?

I am about to get a new laptop. I am going to use the laptop for video editing/encoding, on-the-fly screen recording of internet videos (so I don't want the video playback to be jerky while it's ...
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Automatic brightness adjustment in windows 8.1

I'm having some issues turning off the automatic dim settings in windows 8.1. Whenever I switch to my desktop the screen darkens, if I drag a window into view it brightens again. I've tried setting ...
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Multiple video card system - 2 GTX cards in SLI and a Quadro

I have 2 GTX 770s in SLI and I want to ad a Quadro K2000 to run some CAD programs on. I cannot get it to work at all. Can I leave my monitor plugged into the GTX stack, and then just point the CAD ...
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Using external monitor only via Displayport on Lenovo W510 results in “Out Of Range” error

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad W510 and a ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3. I want to connect a iiyama ProLite XB2779QS to the docking station. To get the full resolution I only can use the displayport ...
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DISPLAYPORT TO HDMI ADAPTER. QUADRO 600

I have the nvidia quadro 600 graphic card. I use one monitor via DVI and i am trying days now to connect the TV also, through a displayport to HDMI adapter and a HDMI cable and system does't recognise ...
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Is there a way to trick or force a consumer graphics card to use workstation card drivers?

Related to this question and the chosen answer, in particular this bit: There are some minor differences to create this rate fence - for example, the Quadro / Fire Pro models use different drivers ...
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Why do workstation graphics cards cost far more than equivalent consumer graphics cards?

An Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 Ti costs $700, while a Quadro K6000 costs $4000—yet they use the same underlying GK110 core! The same can be said for other workstation GPUs from both Nvidia and AMD. ...
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Bumblebee fails to switch to discrete card

I have a laptop with a Intel HD4000 and a nVidia Quadro K2000M. I just reinstalled Archlinux on my laptop on this morning, so it’s a fresh install. I graphics drivers that way: yaourt -S ...
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Is it possible to use 2 DVI ports and 1 DisplayPort on a W530 laptop?

I have Lenovo W530 laptop with Quadro K1000M graphics card with a docking station. I can connect 2 DVI + 1 VGA but I cannot connect 2 DVI + 1 DisplayPort. Is there some inherent limitation while ...
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Can I “un-blurryfy” or “un-smallify” my laptop display in a 3-monitor configuration?

I have a 3-monitor setup: a Dell Precision M4700 (max resolution 1920x1080) and two Dell P2210 monitors (resolutions 1680x1050). I'm running my external monitors at their native resolutions, but ...
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Can you use quadro drivers on a Geforce card (500 or 600 series)?

I remember reading about these 4-5 years ago, but not sure if they are still doing it. Is this possible nowadays? Basically running a GTX like a Quadro? I don't know much about hardware, but some ...
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HP Z210 SFF: two different video cards produce no Displayport output when installed

I have a HP Z210 SFF that I'm trying to install a video card into. I've tried two different cards in Slot 2 (a Quadro FX380LP and a Quadro 600). Neither of these cards produce a displayport signal ...
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nVidia Driver keep crashing on Windows 8 [closed]

I have a little problem for about 2-3 weeks now. My nVidia driver crash. The screen comes blank, then one monitor works, the other one no. They flicker, my computer run a lot, like if it was writing ...
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Windows 7 dual monitor: Don't move application windows when turning off second monitor

I don't want the application windows to be moved to the main monitor when I turn off the monitors. On my Windows XP dual monitor system, I can turn off the monitors, and when I turn them back ...
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Different window managers appearing on different X displays

I'm running Linux Mint 13 with three monitors. The graphics card is an nVidia Quadro NVS 450. Two of the monitors are joined together as TwinView, the other is a "separate X display". Everything ...
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nVidia Quadro 600 - Dual-Link DVI bad detection

I just got by new NVidia Quadro 600 PCI-e with a dual-link DVI-I and I got a small problem when I try to install my second monitor using a DVI to DVI+VGA adapter... The VGA monitor is working very ...
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nVidia Quadro 600 on Debian (stable) Twinview

I want to run Debian stable on a 64-Bit (amd64) system and enable twinview on the graphics boaard nVidia Quadro 600. The default installed driver works for one screen. After installing the nvidia* ...
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cannot correct color on external monitor

External monitor color is different from internal display. I have a Lenovo W520, 4270CTO, built July 8th, 2011, Win7 Pro, i7-2720QM CPU @ 2.20GHZ. 8GB DDR3-SDRAM (1333MHz) Samsung memory, laptop ...
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EliteBook 8540w suffers BSoD whenever power or monitors are unplugged

I have a HP EliteBook 8540w with an Nvidia Quadro FX 1800M video card. Every time I unplug an external monitor or the power, it gets a Blue Screen of Death. Are there some drivers I should update? Is ...
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nvidia quadro nvs 420 with three monitors

I have a dell pc with an nvidia quadro nvs 420 video card. I am currently running 2 monitors off the video card - a dell 24inch widescreen and a dell 19inch. The 24inch connects directly through an ...
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Quadro FX 3800 fan goes crazy on bootup

I have a Quadro FX 3800 whose fan goes to max speed when the computer is turned on, and it's extremely loud. It only settles down when Windows boots up and loads the driver for it. Is this normal ...
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How to set up dual quadro cards on RHEL 5.5?

I have a RHEL 5 workstation with 2 nvidia Quadro FX4500 cards, with one display attached to each card. After doing a clean install of RHEL 5.5, the second display doesnt work (it worked ok in RHEL ...
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Can I install another video card so that I can attach a 3rd monitor?

I work in mechanical design and need several monitors to work with CAD and related. The system I'm currently using is a bit outdated, but still gets the job done fine: Xeon 5130 dual core 4GB RAM ...
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Only two monitor ports are detected on nVidia Quadro NVS 450

I have an nVidia Quadro NVS 450 installed in a Dell Optiron 380. Only DisplayPort #1 and DisplayPort #4 are detected by windows. The machine has a BIOS setting to automatically choose the primary ...
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Will a Fermi Quadro graphics card support three independent monitors?

I am interested in purchasing a Quadro 2000 graphics card, however, I know that the GeForce series will only do two monitors / card. But the Quadro cards have DisplayPort, which is a far easier signal ...
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Can I run both a Quadro and GeForce video card at the same time?

I'd like to use a Quadro video card for some professional applications that I use, but I also like to play games, which would be better suited on a GeForce. Can I simply put 1 of each of these cards ...