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Strobelight - LightBoost Utility for AMD/ATI and NVIDIA
01-04-2014, 06:45 PM
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RE: Strobelight - LightBoost Utility for AMD/ATI and NVIDIA
(01-03-2014 04:17 PM)tommy Wrote:  I'm using two monitors (BenQ XL2410T and ASUS VG278HE) , both connected with DVI-D cables.

When I use this utility to enable lightboost my secondary monitor (BenQ) displays the following message:
"incorrect cable. Please use the dual-link DVI cable that came with your monitor"

The BenQ supports 120hz.
The ASUS supports 120hz and lightboost.

What steps should I take to resolve this issue?
Are you using dual-link DVI cables? That message should only appear if the monitor is receiving a single-link DVI signal at higher refresh rates.

What video card do you have? AMD cards normally only have one dual-link DVI port, but then it should run at 60 Hz instead. I've only seen that message if I try to force higher refresh rates over a single-link DVI connection, but that shouldn't be possible unless you used my pixel clock patch. I can't think of any other situation where that message would show up.

If you only installed refresh rates on the ASUS, then it shouldn't affect the BenQ.
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