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Sandi16
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Trying to add a second monitor with a DPDVI cable

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Pavilion p6674y
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I have a 10 year old desktop that I'm trying to add a second monitor that my employer has provided.  There is only 1 monitor port on it so I bought a DPDVI connector and it seems to be working but still can't get 2 monitor to work.  Someone I work with says my computer may not be equipped for a second monitor graphics wise.  I just have it as it came out of the box.

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banhien
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@Sandi16 

 

Its specs

 

       https://support.hp.com/au-en/document/c02481326

 

Given no upgrade for the last 10 year, its specs says:  Integrated graphics: concurrent use of the DVI and VGA ports is supported.

 

     

That means you can use port 2 and port 11 at the same time. Please check your cables and monitors to get them right.

 

Regards.

BH
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