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Aero Is Automatically Disabling With 4 Monitors


Should be able to run anything, no sweat. But when i try to hook up 4 monitors windows aero automatically disables with the error message: "the color scheme has been changed to windows basic - the current color scheme has exceeded its allowed memory so the color scheme has been automatically changed to improve performance. "

How do i allocate more memory?
How do i stop it auto disabling?

I don't want to be told that it's because my graphics cards arn't good enough cause aero works fine on them independently. Here's my machine:

I7 920
Geforce gtx 275
Geforce gt9800
12gb ddr3


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