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Re: Dual monitor setup help
11/09/18 05:47 PM


> When both monitors are setup, will my PC force my 32" monitor to run at 60 hz instead
> of 75 hz? Are there any downsides of having both monitors hooked up?

I don't know if HDMI does that. When I had two displays, the DVI was running at 75Hz and DP at 60Hz no problem.

No downsides that I can think of. I loved having two monitors for translation work and recording. One was rotated, so yeah, all vertically oriented arcade games running on that one it's just great having the extra space for work.

> (This is a MAME related hardware question since I plan on using one of the monitors
> for MAME, while the other one for other stuff)
>
> Also, should I enable any of the following options in MAME?
>
> * Triple buffering
> * Sync to monitor refresh
> * Wait for verticle sync

That's a moot point because if you plan on doing anything meaningful on the other monitor, you'll be running MAME in a window, which means that none of those settings will do anything.

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* Dual monitor setup help Big Karnak 11/06/18 02:57 AM
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