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Setting up lab PC with 2 monitors

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Hello all..my fist post woo hoo1
Id like to set up my lab PC with 2 monitors. Id like one monitor to show my chemical controller display at all times and the other is to be used for spreadsheets and such. I will need the mouse to manipulate buttons on the chemical controller display.
How can I do this cheaply and easily.

HP Compac dc5700 microtower
windows XP w/sevice pack 3
intel pentium dual cpu E2160 @180 ghz
1.79 ghz,0.99 GB of RAM
I was told the graphics is built onto the board
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Buy a second monitor and a graphics card capable of twin output.
You then plug both monitors in, configure the graphics to work off two monitors by splitting the display (how you do this depends on the card you ultimately get) and then you simply drag windows around onto each monitor as needs be.
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