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Thread: cant get third monitor to detect ubuntu 21.04

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    cant get third monitor to detect ubuntu 21.04

    Im using Ubuntu 21.04 and just love it its awesome got everything working properly but i added a third monitor
    and the green light comes on on the monitor but no display. In display settings it doesnt show tho. Im using dvi in my on board i have my first and second in the gpu. maybe something to use integrated graphics? Im not sure
    and help would be appreciated.
    im also running a msi motherboard dont know if that helps, just saying becuase i think theres in option in bios to turn on integrated graphics
    Last edited by devdlp; May 12th, 2021 at 04:17 PM.

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    Re: cant get third monitor to detect ubuntu 21.04

    so does this mean you cant get a third monitor to work in ubuntu 21.04??

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    Re: cant get third monitor to detect ubuntu 21.04

    Generally speaking, once you install a graphics card, your internal graphics are disabled. On VERY rare occasions there may be an option in the BIOS to enable both.

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    Re: cant get third monitor to detect ubuntu 21.04

    yea i actually just moved to kubuntu 20.04 and all three work fine now, thnx

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