Windows 10: Can you use HDMI, Display port at the same time?

  1.    23 Nov 2017 #1

    Can you use HDMI, Display port at the same time?

    I'm using the built in intel graphics (HD Graphics 4600) my motherboard has HDMI,Display port. I would like to use two monitors for extended desktop.

    I don't know if it will work or if i should just buy a
    dedicated card.
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  2.    23 Nov 2017 #2

    Yes you will work fine.
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  3.    02 Dec 2017 #3

    Thanks i can only get two displays to work. The third screen is greyed out if i click on it try to extend to that screen my PC locks up until i unhook the 3 screen.
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  4.    02 Dec 2017 #4

    You never mentioned 3 monitors. Your first post states 2 monitors. Doing a quick search, I found may help.

    display - 3 monitors on hd4600 - Super User
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  5.    02 Dec 2017 #5

    I know but once you have two you think why not 3 lol :)

    display - 3 monitors on hd4600 - Super User[/QUOTE]
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       03 Dec 2017 #6

    You can certainly use 2 as mine is HD 4600 and I can use 2 monitors.

    To use 3 you would probably need 1 HDMI and 2 daisy chained DisplayPort, or 3 daisy chained DisplayPort.

    This assumes DisplayPort 1.2 with MST. My Dell monitor has that and it states 2 external monitors to itself, presumably making 3 in all.
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  7.    03 Dec 2017 #7

    Hi there

    You can use 2 HDMI monitors -- simply get a display port -->HDMI adapter. You'll need 1.2 version though for Max display resolution -- depends on your graphics card and your monitors but at least 1 of them with your card should be capable of 4K resolution.

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    Once you've use a monitor with proper 4K resolution you'll never want to go back -- even a 14 inch laptop seems no better than a Mobile phone screen !!!!!!!!

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