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    USB VGA adaptors... any good?

    I've been speccing up new admin desktop PCs recently and pretty much decided on Lenovo M58's... probably the uSFF cases but just realised something yesterday evening... dual monitors!

    We have a lot of staff using them, there's no space in the uSFF case for a card so the only option would be something like this...

    StarTech.com USB to VGA Multi Monitor External Video Adapter Graphics adapter - 16 MB

    Usually only used to put email \ speadsheets on a 2nd screen so should be OK I'd guess?

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    Quote Originally Posted by gshaw View Post
    I've been speccing up new admin desktop PCs recently and pretty much decided on Lenovo M58's... probably the uSFF cases but just realised something yesterday evening... dual monitors!

    We have a lot of staff using them, there's no space in the uSFF case for a card so the only option would be something like this...

    StarTech.com USB to VGA Multi Monitor External Video Adapter Graphics adapter - 16 MB

    Usually only used to put email \ speadsheets on a 2nd screen so should be OK I'd guess?
    be sure to give me a shout for a comparison quote on the M58's bud as Im sure we can save you some money,

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    Get a Matrox DualHead2Go.

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    We've got a couple of the Kensington USB-DVI/VGA adaptors, and they work really well. Much easier than having to install a second vga card, and easier if they change computers.


    David

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    Startec have two models we have several of the higher res devices attached to lenovos on 19" widescreens and they work really well

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    Quote Originally Posted by gshaw View Post
    I've been speccing up new admin desktop PCs recently and pretty much decided on Lenovo M58's... probably the uSFF cases but just realised something yesterday evening... dual monitors!
    Hi gshaw

    We supply many customers with Lenovo desktops and can offer superb supported pricing due to the relationship we have with Lenovo

    Please get in touch if you require a comaparitive quotation. I can also point you in the direction of a few EduGeekers that have taken large quantities of Lenovo desktops from WStore, all who are very happy customers

    Many thanks

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