So in my room I have my pc currently hooked up to my monitor via hdmi. Since my 770 only has one hdmi I cannot use multiple displays like that. Well I also have a tv that I would like to hook the computer up to via hdmi for when I want to watch netflix/dvd/blu rays.
Now if I plug the hdmi straight into the mobo I thought I should be able to use just integrated graphics to power that which should be sufficient for what I intend to use it for. But unfortunately I am unable to get it to recognize the monitor. In the bios (msi z87) I enabled the multimonitor setup in the integrated graphics option but it has not helped.
Yes this is an odd situation but does anyone know a possible way. A fix I may just do is purchase a dvi cable to hook up the monitor so my hdmi port is free on the tv but if I don't have to that would be nice.
You can only have either the integrated graphics or the video card working at one time. The simplest solution would be to get a DVI cable. --- Pearl Code: 0731 1228 8254 White Code: 0862 2790 1982 SSBB: 0989-1461-9542
Even if I do not plan on using them at the same time? What I was hoping for was an easy way to switch things on the fly. --- beat the b**** up; jello pudding
#42Dhas_a_MIGRANEPosted 9/30/2013 7:03:22 PM
Oh if that's the case you can go in and disable your graphics card through the Nvidia control panel I think. Your integrated graphics should enable automatically. --- Pearl Code: 0731 1228 8254 White Code: 0862 2790 1982 SSBB: 0989-1461-9542
#5fataliPosted 9/30/2013 7:10:50 PM
Some motherboards DO let you use both at the same time, I am using my i5's integrated video for a 19" screen while having my main 23" plug in my GTX 560.
They need to have that LucidLogix Virtu MVP feature to work together. --- Mystery is the source of all true science.